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Sept. 17, 2014

What's Happening with the St. Petersburg Pier?

St. Petersburg Pier Sydney Opera House

 

Will the new St. Petersburg Pier look like the Syndey Opera House? Probably not (though it's fun to see what it would look like). But what it will look like, who will design it, and when it will be completed are all still up in the air.

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Jan. 28, 2014

Moving to Tampa Florida

Moving to TampaThe reasons for moving to Tampa Florida are numerous and diverse: there’s the relatively reasonable cost of living; the abundance of sunshine and warm weather (even in February); the proximity to beaches and water; professional teams to cheer on in all the major sports; a host of museums, theater, fine ...

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Oct. 29, 2012

A guide to homes and lifestyle in the beach towns of Pinellas County, FL.

Pinellas County FL

 

In south Pinellas County, FL we have around 25 miles of white sand beaches between Clearwater Beach to the north and St. Pete Beach to the south. On these islands you'll find the beach towns (north to south) of Clearwater Beach, Belleair Beach, Indian Rocks Beach, Indian Shores, Redington ...

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July 31, 2012

Pinellas County FL, the best place to live in the U.S.?

St Peterburg Sunrise

I have a pilot friend who has been flying around the United States for much of his life. When he has long layovers he doesn’t just sit in the hotel and surf the web. He gets out and sees the sights, eats at the restaurants, and gets to know the ...

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July 17, 2012

Redington Beach Damage from Tropical Storm Debby

While Tropical Storm Debby was not a particularly violent storm, because it was such a slow moving storm it did significant damage to the beaches of Pinellas county. On July 3rd FEMA declared Debby a major disaster, and began opening Disaster Recovery Centers last week in Pinellas and surrounding counties ...

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May 24, 2012

Ocean 12 Condo #501, N. Redington Beach

Directly on the Gulf of Mexico and upgraded throughout, don't miss this beautiful property in Ocean 12. A south-side end-unit with over 2500 square feet, this N. Redington Beach condo features two living rooms, elevator access directly into the unit, a master bedroom with direct access to the huge ...

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April 7, 2012

First Friday St Petersburg

The first Friday every month is Get Downtown First Friday in St Petersburg, FL, when Central Avenue between second and third streets is barricaded and turned into a block party.  How fun is that? The block party lasts from 5:30 to 10:00, and after that everyone flocks to ...

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March 8, 2012

St Pete Beach voted best US beach by TripAdvisor.com

We already knew St Pete Beach was one of the best beaches in the US, but now TripAdvisor.com has confirmed it. In their annual review of the best beaches in the United States St Pete Beach was voted the number one beach in the US. Calling St Pete Beach ...

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Oct. 14, 2011

Clearwater Farmers Market Celebrates 17 Years

Have you ever tasted a tomato right off the vine? Perhaps you have never been to a farm, and have never had the pleasure of tasting fresh produce and goods made by local farmers. The best time of the year to visit the Clearwater Farmers Market is now, as they ...

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Sept. 27, 2011

Tampa Museum of Art Offers Free Admission

Are you looking for something classy to do in the great city of Tampa that will not break the bank? You can now visit the famous Tampa Museum of Art on free admission Fridays every Friday evening from 4PM to 8PM.

If you have never seen the beautiful collections that this ...

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