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Faith-based leaders united Republicans, Democrats to reduce Florida youth arrests


Tampa-style ramen gets a celebrity preview in New York City


  1. Tell Me About It: Parent needs help enforcing boundaries


    Q: Growing up, there were zero boundaries about what movies and television I could watch — content or amount. This was really, really not good for me. I have created lots of boundaries around these things, but I always feel like I'm not finding the right spot. Our friends and family seem to all fall on the …

  2. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of May 25-31


    Memorial Day: Fox 13 anchor Kelly Ring will introduce speakers at a Memorial Day ceremony starting at 10 a.m. today at the C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Center at 10000 Bay Pines Blvd., St. Petersburg. At 11 a.m., the local chapter of the Korean War Veterans Association will hold a ceremony at Freedom Lake …

  3. Tampa-style ramen gets a celebrity preview in New York City

    Food & Dining

    NEW YORK — Gwyneth Paltrow likes Tampa-style ramen.

    Ichicoro, a restaurant scheduled to open in Seminole Heights at the end of June, and its spicy Tampa-style ramen got a preview at Ramen Lab, a test kitchen in New York, last week. 
  4. Curator at Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg resigns unexpectedly

    Visual Arts

    ST. PETERSBURG — Jennifer Hardin, the longtime chief curator at the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, resigned Friday. The announcement, sent Friday via email to the museum's board of trustees, was unexpected.

    From left, Louise Reeves, registrar, Jennifer Hardin, chief curator, Dr. Kent Lydecker, director, and Seymour Gordon, past president of the board, look over photographic prints from Russia by Alexander Ustinov.
  5. Diggin' Florida Dirt: Readers share favorite veggies for Central Florida's summer gardens

    Home and Garden

    Gardeners new to Florida often get a harsh reality check when they attempt their first summer veggie bed. What they planted in late spring flourished through June, July and August back home. Not so much here!

    There are many varieties of eggplant, which are easy vegetables for Florida's summer gardens, says Robert Bowden. Eggplant 'Rosita' is one he enjoys both for the color and the flavor.

    Gramaticas honor wounded veteran with new home

    The Gramatica brothers -- Martin with the Bucs, and Bill and Santiago at USF -- are a decade removed from their time as Tampa's place-kickers, but they're still making a huge impact on the community through their Gramatica Family Foundation....


    A rendering of the home being built for Jeb Bush.

    Jeb Bush getting a vacation home in Maine

    The following is from the Boston Globe:

    KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine — Jeb Bush, who has a longtime relationship with this seaside town where generations of Bushes have vacationed, is having a house built for him at the family compound on Walker’s Point, with a wraparound porch and expansive views of the Atlantic Ocean....


    Rays injury updates: James Loney, Steven Souza Jr. and Asdrubal Cabrera

    ST. PETERSBURG – Some quick injury updates from the Rays’ 7-2 loss to Oakland:...