TAMPA, Fla. — With just 24 hours to Election Day, the political mailers haven't stopped. Millions of Floridians, including people here in the Tampa Bay area, are getting 'voting report cards' in the mail. Some are even receiving their neighbor's voting history.Young mom Kassandra Herrera anticipated a swarm of mailers during election time. But she didn't expect the voting report card she got in the mail.“It’s just intimidating, it felt a little passive-aggressive," she said.It's a report card showing whether or not you voted going back years. Who you voted for is not public record but whether you voted or not is.“Yeah, below average [her score] and granted I know I’ve missed a mid-election or two, it just is still— you’re put back," she said.We asked Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections, Craig Latimer, if he'd seen these report cards before.“Yes I have and we don’t have anything to do with them," he said. He tells ABC … [Read more...] about Tampa Bay voters stunned by ‘voting report cards’ in mail
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TAMPA BAY, Fla. - If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend (July 13-15), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area. When: July 11-15Where: McCurdy's Comedy Theatre at 1923 Ringling Boulevard, SarasotaCost: $18Info: The World Series of Comedy will feature 40 professional national touring comics in one week. Comedians from all over the United States and Canada will travel to McCurdy’s Comedy Theatre in Sarasota to perform for a chance to win a trip to Las Vegas in September for The Main Event. The audience gets to vote and help the judges pick the winners! When: 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. Where: 3 Daughters Brewing at 222 22nd Street South, St. PetersburgCost: FreeInfo: Classic cars and delicious beer, need we say more? The 3 Daughters Brewing Classic Car Show will showcase dozens of pre-1970 classic vehicles. This family-friendly event is free to check out. When: 7 p.m. Where: The Straz Center at 1010 N Macinnes Place, TampaCost: … [Read more...] about What’s happening in Tampa Bay this weekend? July 13-15
TAMPA BAY, Fla. - If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend (July 6-8), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area. When: 5:30 p.m. - 10 p.m. Where: Central Avenue, Downtown St. PetersburgCost: FreeInfo: First Friday St. Pete gets rolling on Central Avenue between 2nd and 3rd Street on – you guessed it! – the first Friday of every month. The party starts at 5:30 p.m. and goes until 10 p.m. Your admission is free, the music is live, and vendors and restaurants offer a wide variety of food and drink. When: 7 p.m.Where: MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Ampitheatre at 4802 US Highway 301 North, TampaCost: $22Info: Chris Brown is coming to Tampa this Freaky Friday! He will be performing his Heartbreak On A Full Moon Tour at the Florida State Fairgrounds. The concert begins at 7 p.m. When: 8 p.m. Where: The Straz Center at 1010 N Macinnes Place, Tampa Cost: $38Info: Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella is the Tony Award-winning Broadway … [Read more...] about What’s happening in Tampa Bay this weekend? July 6-8
TAMPA BAY, Fla. - If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend (June 29 - July 1), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area. When: 6:30 p.m. Where: Mahaffey Theatre at 400 1st Street South, St. Petersburg Cost: $42.50Info: With more than 90 years in showbiz between them, Donny & Marie are bringing classic songs along with their chart-toppers like “Puppy Love,” “Paper Roses,” and “A Little Bit Country, A Little Bit Rock N Roll.” Add in sibling humor, their supreme Las Vegas band and dancers, along with high-energy style and dance numbers, this is one production that is total entertainment for the young and young at heart. When: 7:10 p.m.Where: Tropicana Field at 1 Tropicana Drive, St. PetersburgCost: Click here for ticket informationInfo: Come watch the Tampa Bay Rays take on the Houston Astros at Tropicana Field! First pitch is Friday at 7:10 p.m. Story: Armature Works - Tampa's fancy food … [Read more...] about What’s happening in Tampa Bay this weekend? June 29
TAMPA, Fla. - If you're looking for something fun to do this Memorial Day weekend (May 25-28), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area. When: 7:10 p.m.Where: Tropicana Field at Cost: Click here for ticket information Info: The Tampa Bay Rays will host the Baltimore Orioles for a 3-game weekend series at Tropicana Field! First pitch is Friday night at 7:10 p.m. When: 8 p.m.Where: Carol Morsani Hall at 1010 N W.C. MacInnes Place, TampaCost: $17.75Info: In honor of Memorial Day, the orchestra salutes the American spirit, with music from America’s greatest popular composers, from John Philip Sousa to John Williams. When: 8 p.m.Where: Tampa Improv at 1600 East 8th Ave C-112, TampaCost: $20Info: Tony has entertained audiences in some of the nation’s hottest comedy arenas including Caroline’s, The Boston Comedy Club in New York City, The Peppermint Lounge in New Jersey and many more! He also tours the country playing theatres and areas as part … [Read more...] about What’s happening in Tampa Bay this Memorial Day weekend?