Saint Petersburg, FL Lifestyle

Meet Tampa’s new celebrity: a giant airport flamingo

TAMPA — An eye-catching 21-foot flamingo has finally fully landed on its perch at Tampa International Airport, and people are talking. And tweeting. And taking loads of selfies. As part of Tampa Bay Fashion Week, three local designers were challenged to create works inspired by the newly installed flamingo....
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Safety Harbor restaurant owner is world champion pizza acrobat

SAFETY HARBOR, Fla. - Tucked away in Safety Harbor is a special pizza business that is run by a world champion acrobat. Nona's Slice House is owned and operated by Jamie Culliton. While the food is amazing, the customers are treated to the skills that Culliton has honed as a world champion pizza acrobat.
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Gulfport’s Hurricane Eddie’s Throws Hurricane Party

While some Floridians are hitting the supermarkets for water reserves and batteries, some are calculating the best spot in town to party at as Tropical Storm Ian (potentially) draws closer. No judgment. If you’re in the latter group, Hurricane Eddie’s might be on your list. As Tropical Storm...

Brothers bring a slice of Italy to St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - A new market is bringing Italian delicacies to St. Petersburg. DeCosmo Italian Market is a dream come true for brothers Steven, Vincenzo, and Paul DeCosmo. "Throughout our lives, our family has always welcomed everyone to come and have a meal, regardless of if it was neighbors,...

Alessi Bakery rolls back prices for 110th birthday

TAMPA, Fla. - Alessi Bakery, a staple of the Tampa community, is celebrating its 110th birthday by giving back to the customers who have kept them in business all of these years. "We couldn't do it without the customers, they've kept us going," admitted assistant manager Jason Alessi. "110, hard...

Real Men Wear Pink event in Sarasota

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - The Real Men Wear Pink breast cancer awareness event took place at UTC mall in Sarasota. The event features a fashion show for members of the Suncoast community who want to fight against breast cancer. The wardrobe for the event was provided by local stores inside...

Bay Area 10-year-old named ASPCA ‘Kid of the Year’

TAMPA, Fla. - She’s only 10 years old but is already receiving national attention as an animal hero. Delanie Dennis, 10, was selected to receive the ASPCA 2022 Kid of the Year Award. Dennis founded Delanie's Lemonade Stand in her parents’ restaurant, Café Delanie, in 2019 when she was only seven years old. Each month she raises money for a local animal rescue.

An Eclectic Fall

AN ECLECTIC FALL | From subdued earthbound hues to riveting patterns, trends this fall point toward the individualistic. Fashion is in the eye of the beholder, and certainly in Sarasota and beyond, our local purveyors curate an abundant collection of styles. Check out this season’s sensational styles through this link,...

Swordfish Grill & Tiki Hosts Annual “Giving Back” Event, and Tickets Almost Sold Out

In case you didn’t know, the “Giving Back” event is happening in October, right around the corner. Every year, the “Giving Back” event is not only one of the area’s most fun events, but the tickets become hard to get quickly. This event ALWAYS sells out; currently, just a few tickets are still available for this year’s festivities. The host of this amazing event is the Swordfish Grill and Tiki. It will feature an amazing lineup of great music, mouth-watering food, and thousands of dollars of fundraising for deserving charities.

Horror Theme Park Scream-A-Geddon - Haunted Houses, Zombie Paintball, And More! Haunted Attractions

Peek inside Scream-A-Geddon horror theme park, located in Dade City between Orlando and Tampa, Florida. Scream-A-Geddon offers haunted houses, zombie paintball, arcade amusements, and more. It's a Halloween haunted attraction that can't be missed. . . . #haunted #screamageddon #horror #themepark #horrorthemepark #hauntedhouse #hauntedattraction #paintball #zombies #clowns

A local push-up competition for a cause

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - The Jewish Family and Children’s Service of the Suncoast hosted a friendly push-up competition with a purpose. The Push for Mental Health event had participants competing to see how many pushups they could do in two hours two-hour period. Funding raised from the event went...