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Feature Story Ernest Coney, Sr., who advocated for Tampa's Central City YMCA; Chloe Coney, Founder of the CDC of Tampa; and Ernest Coney, Jr., President and CEO of the CDC, celebrating Fifth Third Bank's $20M investment in East Tampa.

Fifth Third Bank pledges $20M for East Tampa neighborhood development

East Tampa will be the beneficiary of new loans, private equity, and philanthropic support designed to close equity gaps in the historically black community.

Feature Story Amazon robots are expected to make employees' jobs easier.

Who's hiring? Tampa General, Amazon, more growing companies add jobs

Growing companies like Tampa General Hospital, Amazon, and other local businesses are creating thousands of new jobs requiring a variety of skillsets and talent around the Tampa Bay region.

Feature Story Ocean Allies Secretary Lynne Grant, Mary Reischmann, Director of Sales at Hyatt, and Sheri Heilman, Founder of Ocean Allies and Owner of Heilman’s Beachcomber and Bobby’s Bistro, celebrate recertification of Hyatt’s restaurants as Ocean Friendly.

Eco-friendly Ocean Allies leads 'Big Cleanup' of Clearwater

Clearwater's citywide, weeklong "Big Cleanup'' of trash, junk, and debris began Monday with businesses, community groups, and homeowners associations participating in the eco-friendly effort organized by Ocean Allies.

Feature Story Dave Scheiber and his dad, Walter Scheiber, who passed away in 2014 (photo taken in 1991).

Life lessons from a classic baseball rivalry: Giants vs. Bums, father vs. sonOne fan reminisces in ramp up to World Series

Longtime journalist and baseball fan Dave Scheiber recalls with fondness an incident that pit father against son in rooting for two different teams heading into the MLB playoffs before the World Series almost 60 years ago.    

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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 ...