Best of Weekend

Glitter, Feathers, Paint: New Orleans Preps For Mardi GrasOutside of New Orleans, Mardi Gras has often been perceived as a raucous time of drinking too much beer, throwing beads and nudity. But to those who live here and essentially put on the show for the world, it's a wildly creative time of personal expression, rich history and family fun. Behind the parades and pageantry are regular citizens who spend all year and often a lot of their own money to transform the city and themselves for a few days.
Virtual Reality Experience Highlight Of New Dali Museum ShowVisitors to a new exhibition at The Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida, won't just be looking at art. Thanks to virtual reality, they'll be exploring a Dali painting in a dreamy, three-dimensional world that turns art appreciation into an unforgettable, immersive experience.
Easy Homemade Gift Basket IdeasDuring this time of year, it seems as though we have to buy a Christmas gift for everyone. That’s why this year we have to get creative. You can give a gift that is thoughtful and creative without breaking the bank.
Halloween in Tampa Bay | Best Places to Trick-or-Treat (safely)No matter how much fun trick or treating is, it's always important to remember to do it safely. Tampa Bay has many safe trick or treating areas that will "treat" you to a great time.
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Sharks, Fascinating and Scary, Capture Our AttentionIt's the golden hour, right before sunset, when the light is soft and pretty. The landscape looks like a postcard. Tourists stroll, kids run. No one is in the water. No one wants to be a feast for a shark.
Rao's Rants | Does Amber Rose REALLY Support Gay Rights?Amber Rose and Black China appeared on the BET Awards' red carpet hand-in-hand, but was their act a political statement or a cheap publicity stunt?
Movie Review | Avengers: Age of Ultron
Best Of The Weekend: Seafood, Blues, State FairWe’ve got the scoop on the events that are guaranteed to help you blow off your work week stress. There’s something for everyone this Valentine's weekend coming up Feb. 14 – 16.
Best Sand Sculpting Contest Returns To Treasure Island With Music, FireworksSanding Ovations Sand Sculpting and Music Festival is a free event held on the weekend before Thanksgiving in Sand Sculpture Capital of Florida, Treasure Island.
The Current: American Idol Finalist Scott MacIntyre, Author Dawna Stone's New Book, Tampa's Hispanic Man & Woman of 2013, St. Petersburg Science Festival, ACS Making Strides Walk
(AUDIO) Rollergirl's Stories We Missed 4-5-13

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The CW Considers 6 Pilots for ’16-’17 Season‘Tis the season for new shows! The CW has ordered six pilots that will be considered for the ’16-’17 season pickups.
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