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Past articles by Marty:

West Tampa attracts young families, next-gen homebuyers

West Tampa, with its historic charm and smaller lots, attracts first-time homebuyers who find prices more affordable than in some of Tampa's trendier neighborhoods. → Read More

‘Claws’ and Carrie Preston promise to heat up Manatee County in season 2

Carrie Preston, who plays Polly on “Claws,” says she loves her character’s bravery and flaws. The second season of TNT show, which is set in Manatee County, will premiere this summer. → Read More

Bullish on West Tampa, investor helps shape its future

West Tampa's rich cultural diversity and historic architecture make it prime real estate for investors poised to get in early on shaping the future of an emerging neighborhood. → Read More

USF hosts New Grounds dance festival in Tampa

Moving Current's New Grounds dance performance has evolved into a 2-day festival at the University of South Florida. → Read More

More private rooms, new main entrance coming soon to St. Joseph's Hospital in West Tampa

St. Joseph's Hospital in West Tampa is undergoing a major expansion that will add more private rooms for patient care and a new main entrance. → Read More

What's for dinner? Exploring West Tampa dining options

West Tampa's foodie scene is changing to reflect the growing diversity of the community and demand for dining options. → Read More

Biggest ArtSlam ever set for Saturday on Old Main Street

Twenty-eight teams of student and professional artists will offer interactive art activities at ArtSlam 2018. The free event is set for Saturday on Old Main Street in Bradenton. → Read More

Tony-winner Melba Moore takes on Billie Holiday at WBTT

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe presents “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill.” Tony Award-winning singer and actor portrays Billie Holiday in the last days of her life. → Read More

SCF Bradenton Symphony celebrates second season with Beethoven’s second symphony

In a concert titled “Twice as Nice,’ the SCF Bradenton Symphony performs Beethoven’s second symphony and two other noted “seconds.” → Read More

Ballet Hispánico presents works by women choreographers

One of America’s most important purveyors of Latin dance, New York-based Ballet Hispanico, comes to town with five performances presented by Sarasota Ballet. → Read More

Midori joins Sarasota Orchestra for salute to Leonard Bernstein

Midori, one of the world’s most acclaimed violinists, is the guest artist for this weekend’s Sarasota Orchestra concert, which includes works by Rossini, Bernstein and Beethoven. → Read More

Gordon Lightfoot brings hit-filled show to Van Wezel

Canadian singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot will be at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall in Sarasota on Thursday. His concert concentrates on his best known songs, including “If You Could Read My Mind” and “The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald.” → Read More

The area’s most unusual Mardi Gras celebration set for Saturday in Rubonia

Rubonia Mardi Gras was canceled in 2015 and 2016 because of finances, but now it’s back for the second straight year and as popular as ever. → Read More

10th Street Live (formerly the Hall) in Palmetto hosts weekly country night.

A new weekly country music night starts Thursday at 10th Street live in Palmetto. → Read More

'Hunchback of Notre Dame' makes regional premiere at Manatee Players

The stage version of “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” makes its regional premiere this week at the Manatee Performing Arts Center. The stage version is more somber than the animated film on which it’s based, and incorporates more elements from the original novel. → Read More

Pittsburgh Pirates celebtrate 50 years in Bradenton with pep rally on Old Main Street

With spring training in Florida under way, the Pittsburgh Pirates host their annual pep rally. → Read More

Barry Manilow comes to Van Wezel in Sarasota with a catalog that includes lots of covers

In honor of Barry Manilow’s appearances at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Center in Sarasota, here’s a look at the some of his biggest hits that other people wrote. → Read More

36th Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival set for this weekend

The 36th Cortez Commecial Fishing Festival is set for this weekend. It’s one of the area’s most popular festivals and it’s an important fundraiser for FISH. → Read More

As Sarasota Opera's winter season starts, some tips for the opera novice

Even opera professionals understand that some people are intimidated by opera, but there’s no need to be. Here are some tips to help you get over your apprehension and enjoy your first opera. → Read More

Village of the Arts hosts Bradenton Cigar Box Guitar Festival

The Village of the Arts hosts the first Bradenton Cigar Box Guitar festival Friday and Saturday. → Read More