Pro tip: Do not threaten struggling small businesses with ADA lawsuits you jerks

At the end of an uninteresting 4th of July weekend, I was scrolling on Instagram as I heated up some leftovers and read a post from The Lab Coffee in North Hyde Park that infuriated me. A customer told them they will be hearing from the ADA (Americans with Disability Act) and City of TampaContinue reading “Pro tip: Do not threaten struggling small businesses with ADA lawsuits you jerks”

Coronavirus: Over 20 restaurants in Tampa Bay will not open dining rooms on May 4th

Most have said that they want to protect the health and safety of their employees and customers and will continue takeout or delivery if currently operational.

Coronavirus: Orlando eatery unleashes PR crisis after saying “we are over this” and opening to angry Floridians

It is well-known that Governor DeSantis is racing towards a plan to re-open Florida in the near future. Task force members have met in recent days to discuss plans. However, one grilled cheese restaurant in Orlando area jumped the gun (Florida proverb) though and announced recently on their Facebook page “we are over this” andContinue reading “Coronavirus: Orlando eatery unleashes PR crisis after saying “we are over this” and opening to angry Floridians”

NEWS: Dunedin Stone Crab Festival this weekend

The annual Dunedin Stone Crab Festival is this weekend at Edgewater Park. The food festival is free to attend. 20 vendors will serve up stone crab dishes and a variety of seafood for attendees. Proceeds will benefit Homeless Empowerment Program (HEP), whose mission is “to  break the cycle of homelessness for any individual or familyContinue reading “NEWS: Dunedin Stone Crab Festival this weekend”

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”

Official Florida Blueberry Festival coming to Kissimmee March 28th-March 31st

Can you feel the sunshine? The official Florida Blueberry Festival is coming to Kissimmee from March 28th to the 31st of 2019 at Formosa’s Garden Event Center. Florida Blueberry Season is from late March to April of every year. The festival was founded in 2010 and has built a successful for 7 years in BrooksvilleContinue reading “Official Florida Blueberry Festival coming to Kissimmee March 28th-March 31st”

Rise Rise Up Florida 2019 Music Festival March 15th to March 17th

Reggae Rise Up Florida music festival is Friday, March 15th to Sunday, March 17th at Vinoy Park in Downtown St. Petersburg. Enjoy 3 days filled with music, food, art, activities, and good vibes. Up to 12,000 guests are expected to attend the festival each day. Limited tickets are still available for General Admission and VIP.Continue reading “Rise Rise Up Florida 2019 Music Festival March 15th to March 17th”

Tampa listed number 11 place to visit in 2019 by Food and Wine

Popular food magazine Food & Wine put Tampa, Florida on its list of top food destinations to visit in 2019 at number 11 out of 33 in a major win for the Lightning capital. Tampa beat out San Diego, Las Vegas, Memphis, and Portland in the list…to name a few. The excitement over our newContinue reading “Tampa listed number 11 place to visit in 2019 by Food and Wine”