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Tampa, Florida is located in Hillsborough County. Zip codes in Tampa, FL include 33623, 33681, and 33674. The median home price in Tampa is $175,000 which is roughly $102/per square foot. More Tampa information.

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2 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Trial set for man accused of taking kids to Cuba

A Tampa man accused of kidnapping his children and fleeing, along with his wife, to Cuba has been found competent to stand trial.

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6 hrs ago | New Scientist

Killer frog fungus could be its own nemesis

GOOD news at last for frogs and other amphibians: we might start spraying them with dead fungus.

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10 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

Lionel Richie and CeeLo Green perform in Tampa

Lionel Richie continues last year's smash "All The Hits All Night Long" tour through summer in the United States.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bradenton.com

Country star Tim McGraw performs in Tampa

Not too many country music stars have had more impressive careers than Tim McGraw.

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Creative Loafing Tampa

Fueling up

Never buy your food where you buy your gas. This is one of 64 eating principles that food writer Michael Pollan outlines in his 2009 book, Food Rules: An Eater's Manual.

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St. Petersburg Times

Rococo among 8 Tampa Bay restaurants to win wine awards

From left Josh Fan, Chris Prachar and Joe Orsino stand in the temperature controlled cellar of Rococo Steak.

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Creative Loafing Tampa

Tampa Bay's weekly literary happenings

Seasoned sailor and author Linda Petrat will discuss her three-month solo sailing trip from Kittery, Maine to Sarasota on her "Good Little Boat," a 22-foot Pearson Ensign racing sloop on Wednesday, July 9, 7 to 8 p.m., Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. Petrat sign copies of her book A Great Big Adventure on a Good Little Boat following the ... (more)

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Creative Loafing Tampa

Tampa's last cigar factory says new regulations would kill 119-year-old business

Proposed new requirements by the Food and Drug Administration on tobacco products that would treat cigar manufacturers like cigarette makers threatens the J.C. Newman Cigar Company, the last surviving cigar company in Tampa, which used to be known as the Cigar City.

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Patch.com

Health Advisories Issued at Two Tampa Beaches

Summer is a great time to take a dip, but beachgoers at two Tampa Bay area beaches will want to steer clear of the waters.

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Bradenton.com

Lt. Gov. to weigh in on threatened Tampa cigar factory

The idea is to keep tobacco products out of the hands of minors. But a new ruling by the Food and Drug Administration could have a big impact on an Ybor City cigar factory.

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ABC Action News

Social media push for Tampa teen stuck in Israel

On Tuesday, friends and family of the Universal Academy of Florida student stuck in Israel took to social media posting pictures with the hashtag "Bring Tariq home."

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Fur flies at Tampa dog park meeting

It was a packed house for a public meeting Tuesday night in historic South Seminole Heights where residents debated the merits and problems of a potential dog park.

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ABC Action News

Fowler Avenue in Tampa to get bike lanes

Many studies show Tampa Bay is one of the most dangerous regions for pedestrians and bicyclists.

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Bradenton.com

With current Sunshine Skyway, bigger cruise ships could be in trouble in Tampa Bay

The final version of a study addressing what to do when cruise ships are too large to sail beneath the Sunshine Skyway Bridge does not make any specific recommendations, but is an attempt to "bring the best data together," state officials said Tuesday.

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Business Journal

Blo Blow Dry Bar, Body by Blo opening first Tampa location

An express hair and beauty concept is coming to MetWest International, a mixed-use development in Tampa's Westshore district.

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Business Journal

Prosecutors say Tampa trader made off with investors' cash

A Tampa day trader faces charges in federal court alleging he defrauded investors, many of whom were other day traders, out of $473,742.

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The Washington Post

RNC panel to recommend site for 2016 convention

A Republican National Committee panel is about to choose between Dallas and Cleveland to host the Republican Party's 2016 presidential convention.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Tampa Bay is a tech hotbed

The E-Bike. It's electric and it's fun, but it's the battery that makes it amazing - a mere 5 pounds.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Bradenton.com

Gun group championing 5-year-old Bradenton shooting victim's need for service dog

A gunowners group might not be the first place a gunshot victim looks for help, but that's the community that reached out to help 5-year-old Davien Martinez.

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NBC2 News

Bald Eagle rescued on Independence Day healing at Busch Gardens Tampa

A Bald Eagle found unable to fly at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa on the Fourth of July was rescued, and is now healing in the care of veterinarians at The park's veterinary staff performed surgery on the southern American Bald Eagle Monday morning, after discovering the bird had a wing injury due to broken metacarpal bones, according to a ... (more)

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