Community Voices: Does St. Pete need the Rays? [Roy Peter Clark]

This essay is not about whether or not St. Pete should share the Tampa Bay Rays with the city of Montreal – “Les Rayons.” It’s not about whether St. Pete or Tampa should invest in a new stadium.

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Innovation drives growth at ReliaQuest

ReliaQuest, a Tampa technology firm that helps big companies manage their IT security, has developed a new platform that makes it easier for its clients to understand and act on potential cybersecurity threats.

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First Citrus Bank expands to St. Pete

First Citrus Bank is eyeing St. Petersburg for its next office.

It would be the first new office in a decade for First Citrus, based in Tampa and with five offices in Hillsborough County.

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How to build community when you feel isolated [TedTalk]

College can feel like a lonely place, especially if you're a student of color, a low-income individual, a first-generation youth -- or all three. Educator Chitra Aiyar outlines how she encourages her students to cultivate spaces for other marginalized students to connect and help each other grow.

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Your weekend arts forecast: Goodbye, hello

A couple of major productions are in their final weekends, so if you’ve missed them, now’s your last chance.

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The Shuffle

Natalie Fisher
City of St. Petersburg


The Hustle

Joel Eastlick (Eastlick Coffee)

Born in Brooklyn and based out of St. Petersburg, Eastlick Coffee is a coffee roasting online retailer and wholesale provider.

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Museum of Fine Arts

Legacy through art: How one woman’s vision changed St. Petersburg.

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Marlene Spalten
Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

Focus: HR

The problem with HR [The Atlantic]

For 30 years, we’ve trusted human-resources departments to prevent and address workplace sexual harassment. How’s that working out?

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The Cypherpunks Tapping Bitcoin via Ham Radio [Wired]

EVERY SIX HOURS, at his home in the high desert outside Kingman, Arizona, midway between Phoenix and Las Vegas, Brian Goss downloads the latest blocks from the bitcoin blockchain via satellite.

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