Firestone Grand Prix returns to St. Pete in October — with fans

There’s a new date for the Firestone Grand Prix in St. Petersburg.

The race now is scheduled for Oct. 23 to 25, 2020. It will be the final event in the 2020 NTT IndyCar season and will be open to fans, a news release said.

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Details for temporary on-street parking expansions announced for St. Pete restaurants, retail

Following Mayor Rick Kriseman’s announcement Tuesday that details would soon be on their way for expanded outdoor space for restaurants and retail establishments limited to 25 percent capacity by government order, the City of St. Petersburg today released application information for those businesses.

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Inside the Boardroom: Highest-paid directors

The Mosaic Co., the chemical company that relocated its headquarters to Tampa in October, set a new benchmark for corporate board of directors at local public companies.

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Impact Catalyst Episode 15: Tampa Bay Wave

Linda Olson and Dee Garcia of Tampa Bay Wave speak with Catalyst Publisher Joe Hamilton.

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Arts news: A replenished relief fund, American Stage virtually

Having already distributed $97,800 to artists, arts organizations and creative businesses, the Pinellas Arts Community Relief Fund has once again opened its heart, and its coffers, to offer assistance in these scary times of Covid-19.

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The Shuffle

Colin Murphy


Catalyst Sessions

‘Catalyst Sessions’ recap: Jane Buckman (Imagine Museum)

Imagine Museum executive director Jane Buckman talks about the complexities of creating and showcasing the best in studio art glass.

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Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber CEO: The beaches are hiring

On this episode, Robin Miller, CEO of the Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber returns to speak with Chris Steinocher, CEO of the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Joe Hamilton, publisher of the St. Pete Catalyst about reopening the St. Pete Beach businesses.

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Covid Map

Covid-19 Cases by Zip Code


St. Pete firm that buys troubled commercial mortgages gets backing from Goldman Sachs, Valley Bank

Months before anyone heard of Covid-19 coronavirus, Chris Moench, CEO of Directed Capital Resources, could see a recession coming.

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As Coronavirus Restrictions Lift, Millions in U.S. Are Leaving Home Again [New York Times]

After weeks cooped up at home following governors’ orders to contain the coronavirus outbreak, U.S. residents appear eager to get moving again.

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