Friday, November 27, 2009

Goodfellas Motorcycle Club

Of Apollo Beach

Missy Sjsotrom RIP

Kick A Jew Day In Naples

Ten students at a Naples, Florida, middle school have been given one-day, in-school suspensions for participating in "Kick a Jew Day," in which Jewish students were targeted for assault, according to news reports in the local

What Stogie Had For Lunch

Bandeja Paisa
Steak, Fried Egg, Red Beans And Rice, Chorizo, Blood Sausage And Avocado
$10.95......At Montserrat, W. Hillsborough Avenue, Tampa

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Friends Of Stogie


Thursday, November 26, 2009

Jennifer Salmon For Gulfport City Council

Jennifer Salmon

Tampa Health Clinic Serves The Working Poor

Her hair was short, clean cut and stylish for a woman in her early 60‘s. A silvery gray, it complemented her crisp, watery blue eyes. Those same eyes flickered with excitement when she was asked to do an interview and quickly filled with tears when she began to tell her


In Tampa

Scientology's Tampa Bay TV Ad Campaign

The Church of Scientology is launching a TV ad campaign in Tampa Bay this week.
But the controversial group, which is based in Clearwater, insists the ads are not connected to recent news stories that slam the church and its powerful leader.

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Winston Tsai Of Tampa

Authorities are investigating what they said was one of the most bizarre animal cruelty cases they have ever

Michael E. Arth For Florida Governor

In 2001, Michael E. Arth moved into a drug-infested slum in DeLand and, with no money and lots of doubters, rebuilt it into a quaint tree-lined enclave of historic homes. Now Arth wants to reform the state of Florida and has set his sights on becoming the next

Lobster Man

In Land O' Lakes

Diesel $7.73

Lois And Hillsborough In Tampa

Welcome To Tampa

Expect Delays

Thinking Of Princess Diana Today

Obama Won't Sign Landmine Ban

The Obama administration has decided not to sign an international convention that bans land mines. State Department spokesman Ian Kelly said Tuesday that the administration recently completed a review and decided not to change the Bush-administration era


In Tampa
Thanks To Jason Giddens

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Business As Usual In Tampa

Jordan Valdez
The Davis Islands teenager at the center of a highly publicized hit-and-run case was sentenced to probation Tuesday and ordered to perform 250 hours of community

"I never, ever meant to intentionally hurt anybody, I know I was wrong.
I will keep Melissa in my heart forever.''.........Jordan Valdez

"They're worried about her education. I don't have my friend. If it was the other way around,

Missy wouldn't have gotten off like this.".........Katrina Wombles

TPD reopened the case after the St. Petersburg Times raised questions about the thoroughness of the investigation. What Happens To Robert D. Powell?

Derrick Brooks Gives Back

Former All-Pro linebacker for the Bucs, Derrick Brooks, was out in the community again Monday, just as he was during his playing career. He provided between 50-100 Thanksgiving dinners to families at the West Tampa Boys & Girls

Monday, November 23, 2009

Tampa FAAN Walk Toward a Cure 2009

Scientologists Buy The St. Petersburg Times?

Over the last several months, The St. Petersburg Times published a series of scathing articles on the Church of Scientology under the rubric “The Truth Rundown.” So it came as a bit of a shock when, on Friday, the newspaper’s management announced that it would sell one of its sibling publications to a California media company whose top management are

Florida's Progressive Round Table

The mission of the Progressive Round Table (PRT) is simply to encourage the sharing of information and ideas in order to foster cooperation and human interaction amongst the leaders and decision makers of peaceful, progressive organizations.

Friday, November 20, 2009

Baby White Rhino Born at Busch Gardens

Just like you, we're suckers for adorable baby animals, and the new baby white rhinoceros at Busch Gardens in Tampa, Florida, more than fits the bill. Just look at those big feet! She's not even as big as her mama's

Bob Hackworth for House District 45


President Obama’s Responses to Yoani Sanchez’s Questions

Thank you for this opportunity to exchange views with you and your readers in Cuba and around the world and congratulations on receiving the Maria Moore Cabot Prize award from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism for coverage of Latin America that furthers inter-American understanding. You richly deserve the award. I was disappointed you were denied the ability to travel to receive the award in

Thursday, November 19, 2009

McMullen-Booth Road

Under Surveillance

Christopher Mitchell, For State Representative District 47


Let's Clean Up Hillsborough County's Water!

Wednesday, December 9, 2009 - 2:00pm 5:00pm - 601 E. Kennedy Blvd.

What Stogie Had For Lunch

With Spanish Bean Soup And Rice.
$5.95........At Rosa's On Mlk In Drew Park, Tampa
Eat Local!

Tom Scott Senior Pastor At The 34th Street Church of God

Transgender people are now protected under the Tampa Human Rights Ordinance.
The City Council voted 5 to 1 on Thursday to bring that group under the

"What this country and democracy are all about, freedom not to be discriminated against."
Tampa City Council Chair Tom Scott

Meet Sen Al Lawson Jr.

Rep. Allen Boyd, a Florida Blue Dog

Who voted against the House health care bill, is already trailing state Senate Minority Leader Al Lawson in a two-way

City Of Tampa Revenue Collector

Sligh Ave And I275

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Friends Of Stogie

In Tampa

Stacey Joanna Horace Of Tampa

Stun Guns – The New Discipline Tool

Deputies arrested a 31-year-old woman on charges she used a variety of items, including a stun gun, hammer and belt, to discipline seven children, one less than a year old, during the last five

U.S. Army Roadshow

In Tampa

Are We Having Fun Yet?

U.S. President Barack Obama smiles as he tours the Great Wall in China.

MPOs 2035 Transportation Plan

Hillsborough MPO 2035 LRTP Video from Hillsborough County MPO on Vimeo.

Salesperson Of The Year

At Automax In Land O' Lakes

Gone Green

In Tampa

What Stogie Had For Lunch

Pork Chops
With Yellow Rice, Corn And Platanos
$ Airport Variety Store, 4600 Roosevelt Blvd, Clearwater

How Much Was Your Last Value Meal?
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Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Jimmy Wales, Founder Of Wikipedia In Ybor City

Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikipedia, will be speaking at the launch of
Tampa Bay Homeless Resource Wiki
sponsored by the Homeless Coalition of Hillsborough County and you are

Lanny Fuettere Of Land O'Lakes

Have you been wondering what "Lanny F." has been up to since he starred in the infomercial for the
butt-odor-removing product Aspray?

The David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts

The Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center is changing its name.
Cost $25

The Preservation Of Cone Ranch

A Hillsborough County task force recommended Monday the preservation of Cone Ranch, saying it should be protected from development.

The Florida Conservation & Environmental Group
Made up of local businessmen, proposed that it be allowed to subdivide Cone Ranch into six parcels and collect brokerage fees for selling them to private


The Florida Tea Bagger

In Tampa

Monday, November 16, 2009

Scary Cuban Marco Rubio

Friends Of Stogie

In Tampa


In Clearwater

Alex Sink At Equality Florida Gala

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Alex Sink announced Sunday at the 2009 Equality Florida Broward Gala that she supports allowing gays and lesbians to adopt if it’s in the children’s “best

WingNuts Heckle Gore In Boca

Former Vice President Al Gore's global-warming speech Saturday night at Mizner Park drew about a thousand attendees, as well as more than 200 loud protesters. Many of the protesters were with the groups Collegians for a Constructive Tomorrow and South Florida Tea