Economic update: Pinellas paycheck growth lags, Florida Chamber ups odds for a recession, DeSantis remains optimistic

Jobs and wages are on the rise in the Pinellas County and throughout Florida, but not as much as the rest of the United States, new data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics show.

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Tiny Home Festival gets new name, new location for 2020

Say goodbye to the St. Pete Tiny Home Festival.

In its first two years, the springtime celebration of compact living was such a success – drawing an estimated 5,000-plus visitors to the Allstate campus of St. Pete College each weekend – it’s earned a change of venue. And with that, a new name.

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Tampa Bay Tech taps tech for next summit

No one will be in the room when Jason Carolan, the chief innovation officer of data center powerhouse Flexential, takes centerstage to talk about smart cities at Tampa Bay Tech’s upcoming poweredUP summit next month.

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He Said, She Said: Episode 23 with Adam Smith

An important update from our family; Burying the hatchet with Adam Smith; Peak TV not over]

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Harvard Jolly’s Ward Friszolowski talks local politics, building consensus and BRT [Audio]

Ward Friszolowski has been serving in government in St. Pete Beach for decades, but he doesn’t consider himself a career politician. He’s looking more at doing the right thing for his city than winning the next election, he says. “Plus,” he laughs, “We don’t get paid much.”

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The Shuffle

Dick Dowd
American Integrity Insurance


The Hustle

Atlas Body + Home

Tony Loeffler and Michael Griffin know fashion. They recently opened Atlas Body + Home, a men's lifestyle boutique in the EDGE district.

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Connecting the world with the power of technology.

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Jill St. Thomas
Tampa Bay Tech

Focus: Exercise

Walking, the easy superpower [Kottke]

One of the very few productivity tips I trust 100% (ok, probably the only one) is the recommendation for getting up and walking around.

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ICYMI: PitchLyst Startup Report #031: Pixelstix

In this episode, Joe Hamilton welcomes Matthew Walker & James Tice of Pixelstix

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