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Feature Story Zarra Elias and her family enjoying The Tampa Riverwalk.

Meet 6 Asian-American leaders you should know in the Tampa Bay Area

Six Asian-American leaders residing in the Tampa Bay Area share their stories with 83 Degrees. Read on to learn what makes them who they are: their passions, goals, and accomplishments.

Feature Story 1906 cigar factory

What’s next for Tampa’s historic buildings?

Tampa Bay preservationists see the future through the past with the adaptive reuse of local historic buildings, including several landmarks that have sat vacant for decades.

Feature Story Michele Smith is the Founder of the Resiliency School where she leads in-person and virtual training to build personal and organizational resilience. Her boutique yoga/art studio and apothecary are based in Tampa Heights.

Commentary: Patience and permission in a pandemic

The founder of the Resiliency School in Tampa offers advice for giving yourself space to carve out your own new normal in today's world.

Feature Story Real estate agent Sherman Milton III with millennial homebuyers Cody and Erin Parks.

Why millennials are moving to Tampa

Tampa is a strong magnet for millennials as COVID provides the opportunity to work remotely from anywhere in the world.

Feature Story Tidy Buns (Japanese milk bun with various fillings). This one had hickory smoked brisket inside, sauced up Kansas City style with chipotle and black strap molasses and cheddar on top.

Food entrepreneur: Jamison B. Breadhouse Bakes creates drive-by bread market to meet demand

Breadheads line up for the Saturday drive-by market at Jamison B. Breadhouse Bakes to get a "WHAT'S IN THE BAG?" surprise and other baked delights.

Feature Story Psychiatrist Glenn Currier: "If symptoms persist more than a few weeks and they affect whatever it is you do in your life, you should talk to somebody.''

Time for a check-up? COVID-19 and your mental healthQ&A with a top expert on psychiatry

The opening up of Florida amid a still-active pandemic presents a conundrum for deciding what’s safe and what’s not. This latest tension adds to a growing pattern of emotional turmoil that has followed COVID-19 from the beginning.

Feature Story Kurt and Cindy Loft

Destination: Bok Tower, Lake Wales

The tranquility at Bok Tower is palpable, a slice of Eden, the soothing carillon bells -- played every 30 minutes -- sound like prayers of peace.

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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 ...