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Strategic Property Partners announced the name of its new development: Water Street Tampa. This rendering shows the Tampa skyline with SPP's future buildings in place. [Photos courtesy of SPP]

Finally, Jeff Vinik's vision has a name: Water Street Tampa

TAMPA — For years, Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik and the real estate executives he employs have been dreaming how to transform 53 acres of downtown Tampa into a major hub of living, working and entertaining in the city's core. And for more than two years, they've been designing that new neighborhood without  …


Rubio, Scott talk health care as vote put off for now

By Alex Daughtery of the Miami Herald

WASHINGTON - Minutes after he delayed a vote on a bill to repeal Obamacare when a number of Republican senators said they could not support it as written, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell retreated to his office....


Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn and other local officials have worried that a new state law aimed at facilitating the installation of 5G wireless technology could clutter scenic corridors like Tampa's Riverwalk.

Tampa moves to pause permits for 5G wireless equipment to assess impact of new Florida law

To business groups, the bill that Gov. Rick Scott signed Friday will clear the way for superfast 5G wireless communications and give Florida an edge in attracting high-tech companies....


Pasco County high schools will have athletic trainers, superintendent says

With concerns mounting that student-athletes won't get proper treatment if injured, Pasco County school district leaders have decided to pay for athletic trainers at all high school sports events in 2017-18....