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Parliament House hosts A Conversation with Christina Crawford

August 30, 2012
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Parliament House hosts A Conversation with Christina Crawford

Because anybody interested in shelling out the price of admission at the Parliament House is probably less concerned with the current state of women’s health affairs than they are with, gasp, seeing the blond heroine daughter of fantastic anti-hero Joan Crawford.
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NKF Rich Salick Pro-Am Surf Festival inundates Cocoa Beach

August 30, 2012
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NKF Rich Salick Pro-Am Surf Festival inundates Cocoa Beach

With last month’s loss of festival founder and surfing legend Rich Salick, we have a feeling this year’s event will outshine the rest.
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The Problem with Tokyo Theaters (Updated)

August 29, 2012
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The Problem with Tokyo Theaters (Updated)

When word came down from Japan a few weeks ago that more than a half dozen movie theaters, particularly in the Ginza and Asakusa districts, would be shutting down within the next few months it made my heart hurt. Though the theaters — which seem to be mostly specialty theaters, focusing on art house, pink...
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OW goes to the RNC: BLIND ITEM—Which GOP state legislator thinks his/her party has taken leave of its sanity?

August 29, 2012
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OW goes to the RNC: BLIND ITEM—Which GOP state legislator thinks his/her party has taken leave of its sanity?

Can you name the Florida state legislator who gave us the following quote* in Tampa this week? “I can’t wait until my term’s over and I don’t have to be part of this party anymore. They’ve gone crazy.” *Caveats: It was loud, and we’d been drinking. But even if the words aren’t dead on, the sentiment...
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BART bar and arcade holds opening party tonight

August 29, 2012
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BART

Lookit this –  new bar to hop to when you’re out and about drinking along the Mills 50 Main Street corridor. BART, a bar/gallery/arcade, is holding an opening party tonight at its new location at 1205 N. Mills Ave. (the same strip where Yum-Mi sandwiches is located). The concept: craft beer (Cigar City, Lagunitas,...
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2012 SPORTYS nominees and hall of famers announced

August 29, 2012
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2012 SPORTYS nominees and hall of famers announced

The Central Florida Sports Commission recently released the list of this year’s SPORTYS nominees, who vie for awards in 10 different categories.
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