Sunday brunch at Oxford Exchange. <span class='image-credits'>Amber Sigman</span> Locals at Schillers Architectural and Design Salvage in West Tampa. <span class='image-credits'>Amber Sigman</span> A server heads home after his shift in historic Ybor. <span class='image-credits'>Photo by Amber Sigman</span>


Feature StoryWestshore Development Forum

What's next for Westshore? Lots of new apartments, hotels, offices, etc.

Already a major retail and office market, several new apartments, shops, and workspaces promise to transform the Westshore District of Tampa.

Feature StoryWhere everyone belongs tour

Where Everyone Belongs: The Ringling creates inclusive family spaces within art galleries

The Ringling, Florida's state museum in Sarasota, strives for diversity and inclusion with the expansion of its community outreach programs to nontraditional neighborhoods and families with special needs.

Feature StoryWalk to School Wednesdays in Hillsborough County

Sidewalk Stompers take strides for pedestrian safety

A group of parents advocates on behalf of more and better sidewalks to increase safety for pedestrians, especially schoolchildren, in Tampa and Hillsborough County. Learn more.

Feature StoryMade in Florida

Book excerpt: Made in Florida by Art Levy

"Made in Florida'' is a compilation of 90 “Florida Icon” interviews published in Florida Trend magazine between 2007 and 2018. Read an excerpt.

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Florida's growth challenges state's energy future

A massive parade of new residents, businesses, and jobs is moving to Tampa and St. Petersburg, Florida's most talked about re-invented, revitalized cities. The challenge for the state’s utilities, including Tampa Electric Co. and Duke Energy, is finding the right mix of safe, reliable and affordable energy sources to support projected growth.

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Commuter story: Flying weekly Boston to Tampa to work

When a good job beckons, what's a rising star to do? A local healthcare executive keeps his family home in Boston while commuting by plane to Tampa to work. This is the latest in a series of Commuter Story features in 83 Degrees.

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Video story: Artist Lesley Arroyo, St. PetersburgRead Article

Designer creates jewelry inspired by wanderlust. Meet Lesley Arroyo of Fernweh Designs in St. Petersburg.
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West Tampa

West Tampa is an historic Tampa neighborhood undergoing transformational change as new people and businesses move in. Traditionally defined by its working class, primarily Latin culture, the neighborhood is increasingly seen as a place of opportunity for a diversity of ...