NEWS: Marriott’s Moxy Hotel coming to Tampa Heights District

The first hotel is coming to Tampa Heights with The Moxy Hotel, a project from Marriott International. The hotel will feature 153 rooms and occupy 7 floors inside a new 25-story tower. Construction will begin in 2020 with expected completion and opening by 2022. It will be located between West Oak Avenue, West 7th Avenue,Continue reading “NEWS: Marriott’s Moxy Hotel coming to Tampa Heights District”

NEWS: Recess Pizza grand opening set for June 22nd in Downtown Orlando

The culinary team behind Orlando Meats is having their grand opening for their latest concept, Recess Pizza, on Saturday, June 22nd, 2019. View this post on Instagram A post shared by RECESS PIZZA (@recesspizza) The team took over the culinary kitchen at Orange County Brewers back in May just two blocks south of the OrangeContinue reading “NEWS: Recess Pizza grand opening set for June 22nd in Downtown Orlando”

NEWS: Hidden Star Tiki Bar opening June 28th in Downtown Tampa

Hidden Star Tiki Bar is opening June 28th in Downtown Tampa inside Anise Global Gastrobar. Anise has been serving high-quality cocktails as well as gastronomical food fare with an Asian twist in Tampa for years and is the creation of Xuan Pham Hurt. This is her fourth creation in Tampa following her North Star EateryContinue reading “NEWS: Hidden Star Tiki Bar opening June 28th in Downtown Tampa”

NEWS: Inside the Box closing at Armature Works on June 23rd

Inside the Box cafe’s outpost at Armature Works Heights Public Market is permanently closing down this week. You have until Sunday, June 23rd to enjoy their food at Armature Works. Metropolitan Ministries will shift the focus of the social enterprise concept to catering. Inside the Box was given a year and a half lease atContinue reading “NEWS: Inside the Box closing at Armature Works on June 23rd”

NEWS: King State grand opening in Tampa Heights set for June 21st

Update: It looks like King State is no longer having a Grand Opening on Friday, but instead a Friends and Family night. View this post on Instagram A post shared by KING STATE (@k1ngst8) The highly anticipated King State will finally open their doors next week and have their Grand Opening on Friday, June 21stContinue reading “NEWS: King State grand opening in Tampa Heights set for June 21st”

Maroon 5 and Adam Levine to headline Hard Rock Hollywood opening October 25

South Florida has plenty to look forward to this fall with Maroon 5 and Adam Levine coming down to headline the opening of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood on October 25th. Tickets are now available. The 35-story building has been a huge development with over $1.5 billion spent for the “world’s first-everContinue reading “Maroon 5 and Adam Levine to headline Hard Rock Hollywood opening October 25”

NEWS: HART bus driver fatally stabbed this past weekend in Tampa

HART bus driver, Thomas Dunn, was fatally stabbed by a passenger this past weekend in Tampa on Nebraska Avenue. The passenger involved in the incident has been charged with one count of murder. According to Fox 13 News this incident “comes roughly 5 months after Dunn spoke at a December 3rd  meeting where he raisedContinue reading “NEWS: HART bus driver fatally stabbed this past weekend in Tampa”

NEWS: ACLU issues travel alert against State of Florida

The ACLU has issued a travel alert against the State of Florida due to a new immigration bill currently going through the Florida Legislature called SB 168 and HB 527. People of color and immigrants are warned that Florida could begin racial profiling, false detainment of U.S. citizens, and even false deportation if the lawContinue reading “NEWS: ACLU issues travel alert against State of Florida”