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Romano: Lack of integrity hangs over FDLE mess

Based on what we know, there seem to be two possible conclusions about Gerald Bailey's departure as head of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Either: 1. Gov. Rick Scott and/or …


'Aye do' — Tampa couple to wed before Gasparilla Parade


Interview: Mario Lopez dishes on Gasparilla game plan


  1. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma stuns at sold-out Florida Orchestra gala


    ST. PETERSBURG — From the second Yo-Yo Ma took the stage at the Mahaffey Theater, turned to the crowd and started clapping for them, it was clear:

    Grammy Award-winning cellist Yo-Yo Ma performs with the Florida Orchestra on Saturday at the Mahaffey Theater.
  2. Floridian: The state you're in

    Human Interest

    Big Numbers

    3: Florida's national rank by population, having just passed New York

    Louis Armstrong appearing at the Manhattan Casino on March 3, 1957. Times photo by Bob Moreland.
  3. St. Petersburg Opera delights with its take on 'Barber of Seville'


    ST. PETERSBURG — Everyone knows the refrain: "Figaro, Figaro, Figaro!"

    Blake Friedman as Count Almaviva, Gabriel Preisser as Figaro, Megan Marino as Rosina, Tony Dillon as Dr. Bartolo and Todd Donovan as Don Basilio in St. Petersburg Opera’s The Barber of Seville.
  4. Busch Gardens' Gwazi roller coaster's final run Sunday (w/video)


    TAMPA — Lynn Maureen Spies says she has ridden Gwazi, Busch Gardens' wooden roller coaster, more times than she can remember.

    Gwazi is the largest and fastest “dueling” wooden roller coaster in the Southeast. Ridership has been lagging.
  5. Tell Me About It: Sister doesn't want to be a godmother


    Sister doesn't want to be a godmother

    Crews blasts Scott for ignoring prison turmoil while obsessed with image

    Mike Crews...


    Brooks endorses Winston for the Bucs

    Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has convinced the best player in Bucs history he should be Tampa Bay's No. 1 overall draft pick....


    Dress destined for Katie's closet, $13.99 on this sale.

    Extra half off sale stuff at Gap

    Yikes. As a happy little treat for your weekend, Gap seems to be practically giving things away. ...