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American Stage Celebrates 40 Years

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St. Petersburg's heralded professional theater company amazes with thoughtful, provocative and entertaining performances that reach out to everyone.   BY CINDY STOVALL As many of us who call St. Petersburg home know, American…

March/April St. Pete Events

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GOT BLUES? The Tampa Bay Blues Festival returns to Vinoy Park in downtown St. Petersburg April 6-8. Headliners this year include Robert Cray, Beth Hart and John Nemeth on Friday;  Buddy Guy, Ronnie Earle and Janiva Magness on Saturday;…

Dali/Duchamp Chess Day Set for March 29

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CHESS DAY AT THE DALI Thursday, March 29 10 am to 4 pm Free event admission, parking $10 until 5 pm, admission to museum galleries extra thedali.org    (727) 823-3767 As a salute to the Dali/Duchamp exhibit and the importance…

Start Your Engines! The St. Pete Grand Prix is Coming

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BY MARCIA BIGGS World-class Indy Car racing will be roaring through the streets of downtown St. Petersburg March 9-11, promising the same high-energy excitement as in previous years. Three days of championship racing will feature 13…

Imagine - St Pete's New Glass Museum

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Imagine Museum is a welcome addition to the vibrant St. Pete arts scene By Marcia Biggs John Lennon would no doubt be amused. The new Imagine Museum, in the heart of St. Petersburg’s  up-and-coming Grand Central District , is a…

Sea Salt Serves Up Heart-Healthy Dishes

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By Cindy Cockburn Healthy St. Pete is a citywide community engagement and empowerment initiative that encourages the community to EAT, PLAY, SHOP and LIVE healthy. Deputy Mayor Dr. Kanika Tomalin kicked off this popular program on the steps…

DINING OUT: Reading Room

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 Overflowing with creativity and flavor,  the menu is anything but by the book BY LORI BROWN The Reading Room is one of the best and most unique restaurants in St. Petersburg, with its own garden which is the inspiration for the…