News

Reporter’s notebook: Entrepreneurs say there’s ‘something special’ about St. Pete

The founders of The Penny Hoarder and InsideOut made it clear during the Rise of the Rest stop in St. Petersburg that the city is a big part of their company’s growth.

Top executives at both companies spent a lot of time talking about why they located their businesses in St. Pete when Steve Case, the venture investor behind Rise of the Rest, stopped in at their offices May 1.

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Seven developers bid on old St. Pete police headquarters

Seven companies responded to the City of St. Petersburg’s request for proposals to buy and redevelop the site of the city’s old police headquarters.

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What’s next for the ‘Doc Webb House’ after a St. Pete City Council vote

Preservation interests bumped up against homeowners’ investments when the St. Petersburg City Council voted against designating a home that a noted businessman once lived in as a historical landmark.

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Media

Legislators talk 2019 session at Suncoast Tiger Bay Club [Audio]

The Suncoast Tiger Bay Club held the first of what will be many Legislative Wrap-up panels with the Pinellas Legislative Delegation Thursday at the Feather Sound Country Club.

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Culture

‘Buyer & Cellar’ turns a comic (but loving) eye toward subterranean Streisand

Fact: Barbra Streisand turned the basement of her expansive Malibu home into a shopping mall – more like a quaint, New England-style street of “shoppes” – to store her doll collection and other prized mementos.

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The Shuffle

Henry "Hank"
Hodde

Zaps

The Hustle

Nory Pouncil (Wellness in Color)

Nory Pouncil is done with excuses. She's tired of brands not taking women of color seriously, and through her business, she's doing something about it.

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Profile

USFSP

University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, offers graduate and undergraduate programs to students in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg.

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Influencer

David Jezek
YMCA of Greater St. Pete

Focus: Equity

‘Build More Housing’ Is No Match for Inequality [CityLab]

A new analysis finds that liberalizing zoning rules and building more won’t solve the urban affordability crisis, and could exacerbate it.

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Events

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ICYMI: PitchLyst Startup Report: Episode 17 Bridgette Bello

Bridgette Bello, C.E.O. of Tampa Bay Business & Wealth Magazine

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