A Pasco County community has been designated the first planned 'Smart Gigabit Community' in the U.S. by the US Ignite non-profit group. This 'Connected City Corridor" will be planned by Metro Development Group in partnership with Pasco County.
Three golf courses in the Tampa Bay area reopen, or ready to open after renovations aimed to make golfing experience more enjoyable. Rocky Point golf course in Tampa, Copperhead at Innisbrook in Palm Harbor and Twin Brooks golf course make improvements including new greens and drainage systems.
Einstein Bros. Bagels and Caribou Coffee create new concept store bringing bagels and specialty coffee together under one roof. Grand opening on December 9th will offer first 50 guests a coupon book containing weekly coupons for free coffee, bagels and schmear for a year.
Hyde Park Village announces the opening of three new retailers and a steakhouse, which are all set to open next year. Additions include Suit Supply, which sells upscale suits for men, The Shade Store, a home décor company, Vineyard Vines, a clothing store, and Meat Market, a steakhouse.
HART and SPC students enrolled in the Sustainability Management program team up to find innovative solutions to reducing solid waste produced by HART.
Tampa Bay-based Toffee to Go will be Hyde Park Village's first pop-up storefront just in time for the holiday season. The specialty store was made popular after being featured as one of Oprah's Favorite Things in 2013.
Revolution Ice Cream Company sells about 20 special flavors with names like RumChata (pumpkin-spiced), Pomegranate Rosemary, Eurotrash (Nutella ice cream and Biscoff cookie crumbles), and Porky’s Delight (vanilla with bacon and bacon brittle).
The Reed at ENCORE! Tampa is now complete and fully occupied. The Reed is part of a larger planned community located between downtown Tampa and Ybor City, which covers 12 city blocks.
Foodie Alert: Five new restaurants to open in the Westshore area including YO! Sushi, TAPS, Doc B's, Lucky Dill and Thai Prime.
New luxury apartments coming to the Westshore area of Tampa include The Westly apartments, a 262-unit complex with the first units becoming available in June 2016.
Tampa Housing Authority plans to add 800 homes to the West River redevelopment project. The project is part of the city of Tampa's plan to transform the area into a mixed-income neighborhood.
Co-owner of Columbia Restaurant along with Lutz-based Spectra seeks bid to offer food service to Tampa Bay Convention Center.
New contemporary townhomes coming to North Hyde Park, which feature rooftop terraces and modern finishes. The 39-unit project is expected to be completed by the end of 2016.
The Westchase area of Tampa welcomes two unique dining options as Tampa Bay Brewing Company opens a second location in the suburbs, and co-founder of Bonefish Grill, Tim Curci brings an innovative twist to the farm-to-table concept.
Development is returning to Oldsmar, a suburb of Tampa, where a vegan organic raw cafe recently opened, and a Walmart Neighborhood Market and Craft Street Kitchen's second location are set to open this fall..