The Kanvas is an exciting cultural event happening on December 16th at the Ritz Ybor. The Kanvas is hosted by VYB Dance Company, a hip hop company in Tampa, and this event features choreography from dance crews and local choreographers ranging in styles from modern contemporary to aerial acrobatics to hip hop. The first Kanvas took place in September 2008, and this will be the 6th one so far!
Inner Engineering is offered as an intensive program for personal growth. The program and its environment establish the possibility to explore the higher dimensions of life and offers tools to re-engineer one's self through the inner science of yoga. Once given the tools to rejuvenate, people can optimize all aspects of health, inner growth and success.
Department of Revenue expects the minimum unemployment tax to increase 12 fold next year, Former Florida House Speaker Marco Rubio is urging Governor Charlie Crist to participate in a debate, Doctors in Florida are now able to get patient medicaid information online, Florida's unemployment rate goes up, and Sarasota Police Chief suspended and an officer fired as a result of an investigation.
The Future of Billboards
St. Petersburg is working on a deal with two major billboard companies to take down 100 old signs in the city and replace them with 10 new digital ones. In Tampa, city officials are finalizing an agreement with the companies to end years of lawsuits over the number and placement of billboards, and the City Council will start work on a policy for digital boards next month. This week, we look at the issue of billboards in the Bay area, digital and otherwise.
The University of South Florida’s College of The Arts presents the annual Bachelors of Fine Arts exhibition titled “Literality”.“Literality” will feature dynamic works by graduating seniors from USF and will include a diverse range of media including drawing, painting, electronic media, photography, printmaking, and sculpture.