St. Petersburg native Blake Whitney Thompson is excited about downtown’s rebirth but also worried that development is driving out the locally owned businesses that give downtown its hip, edgy vibe. ST. PETERSBURG — Creativity is everywhere apparent in Tampa Bay’s urban landscape. In the eye-popping murals all over St. Petersburg. In the repurposed warehouses and cigar factories of Tampa. ….
The Mandarin Hide Motto: “Pouring our spirits to raise yours” ROBBIE CAPONETTO The Mandarin Hide Don’t leave St. Pete without swinging back downtown for a drink along Central Avenue, which pulses with live music at a string of bars where tables spill onto the sidewalk. Check out The Mandarin Hide, a sophisticated speakeasy-style place, or head to Mastry’s….
Food critic Laura Reiley’s best restaurant picks include close to 100 new and returning spots. Trophy Fish The Fin & Tonic cocktail, a Spanish style gin and tonic crafted with Hendricks Gin, Thatcher’s Elderflower, citrus peel, juniper berries, cucumber and fresh flowers. [EVE EDELHEIT | Times] By all rights I should be mad at Trophy Fish. They don’t offer….
While drone technology continues to soar, some Tampa Bay companies are taking it to new heights — literally. St. Pete-based 5×5 Technologies Inc. and Swampfox Aerial LLC, which is breaking into the Tampa market, both use drone technology to survey buildings and land — which otherwise cannot be reached without, in some cases, risking surveyors’ lives. “Being able to limit people who have to climb….
Published November 20 By Justin Grant Times Correspondent You know downtown St. Petersburg is cool when Seminole Heights brings a couple of the city’s well-loved institutions across the bridge. Best of all, they’re bundled together into a single lot, bringing a taste of the ’Burg to Heights residents in a remarkably efficient manner. Bodega, a no-frills Cuban joint with….
The Overlook at Hilltop is a 25 lot neighborhood located in eastern Cobb County. The homes will range in size from 2800-4000 square feet with a starting price in the mid $400’s. Offerings will include slab and basement foundations with three sides brick. Schools serving this neighborhood are: Sprayberry HS, Daniell Middle School and Blackwell Elementary School.