Ashley Reams Mistretta

Ashley Reams Mistretta has spent most of her career in the Tampa Bay area and is proud to cover the unique communities that make this growing region innovative and interesting. She earned her bachelor's degree from Longwood University in Farmville VA, and wrote about small suburbs of Baltimore MD, before moving to Temple Terrace. When she isn't writing, you'll find her working on craft projects, including turning her husband Matt's abstract art into funky jewelry for their Etsy shop.

Florida DOT, Tampa celebrate new streetscape through Ybor City

Feature StoryJohns Hopkins All Children's research facility.

Tampa Bay Area: Most anticipated development projects in 2017

Development NewsBryanGlazerFamilyJCC

Bryan Glazer Family Jewish Community Center now open in Tampa

Development NewsGenslerParklet

Could parklets be coming to Tampa in 2017?

Development NewsAtlanticBeerandOyster

Atlantic Beer & Oyster to open at The Heights in Tampa in 2017

Development NewsThe Fuzzy's Taco Shop location planned for Temple Terrace/USF will look similar to the location already open in Brandon.

Fuzzy's Taco Shop to open in Temple Terrace in January

Development NewsHydeParkVillage

New stores, pop-up shops open at Hyde Park Village in Tampa

Park Tower in downtown Tampa sells for nearly $80 million

Development NewsLayfayettePlace

3-building high-rise project seeks approval in downtown Tampa

How you can participate in Tampa's award-winning free tree program

Development NewsWestBayTownhomes

New townhome development Westbay planned for South Tampa