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Mangroves Labor Day White Party

Mangroves Labor Day White Party

The Labor Day Weekend White Party at Mangroves Soho took over Hyde park and South Tampa with Party Harder Store & Debacle ENT.  It was the last chance to wear white!

Metromix Photo Gallery: Mangroves Labor Day White Party

First Brandon Chipotle location opening soon!

First Brandon Chipotle location opening soon!

A quick walk through Bloomingdale Shopping Center shows that a big change is coming on the corner. In just a couple of weeks, Chipotle Mexican Grill will open up in the spot vacated by the Latin Cafe 2000. It will be the first Chipotle in the Brandon area. Here's a link to the Metromix write up on the University Chipotle.

Brandon GrillSmith helps raise $10,500 for Schenecker fund

Brandon GrillSmith helps raise $10,500 for Schenecker fund

Brandon, FL - $10,500 was raised in last week's GrillSmith's Back to School Fundraiser. The money supports the Calyx and Beau Schenecker Memorial Fund.

During the week-long fundraiser the Brandon GrillSmith and 5 other locations donated 100% of sales from Calyx's and Beau's favorite GrillSmith dish.

Calyx favorite dish was the Caribbean Pumpkin Crab Bisque soup. Beau's favorite appetizer was the Spicy Thai Shrimp.

Burger 21 now hiring

Burger 21 now hiring

Carrollwood, FL -- Burger 21 has announced it is now hiring for its Carrollwood location opening in October.

The new restaurant will be located at 11777 N. Dale Mabry Hwy. The restaurant says it is hiring for 75 service and culinary positions.

Previous story: Burger 21 set to expand

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Suspect vehicle in South Tampa restaurant burglaries

Suspect vehicle in South Tampa restaurant burglaries

Tampa, FL -- The Tampa Police Department released the surveillance video of the vehicle they say was used by the man responsible for 11 business burglaries in the South Tampa area.

The video was taken from Matoi Sushi's surveillance camera.

It is described as an early 2000 Ford E250 or E350 one ton extended work van with a roof rack and damage to the passenger side door and fender.  There are no windows on the sides or rear of the van. The van also has white wheels.

GrillSmith restaurants host fundraising event for Calyx and Beau Schenecker Memorial Fund

GrillSmith restaurants host fundraising event for Calyx and Beau Schenecker Memorial Fund

Tampa, FL -- GrillSmith restaurants in the Tampa Bay area are hosting a "Back to School Week" fundraising event Aug. 22 - 28 to help raise money for the Calyx and Beau Schenecker Memorial Fund.

The six restaurants in Tampa will donate 100 percent of sales from the kids' two favorite GrillSmith dishes, the Caribbean Pumpkin Crab Bisque soup and the Spicy Thai Shrimp to the fund.

The fund, started by the Calyx and Beau's father, Parker Schenecker, recognizes Bay area teenagers for their leadership, athleticism and performing arts abilities.

Area favorites offer special menu for Dine Tampa Bay

Area favorites offer special menu for Dine Tampa Bay

The 2nd Annual Dine Tampa Bay Restaurant Week kicks off Aug. 19 and some of the area’s finest and most-recognized restaurants are offering special menus for dinner. 

Dine Tampa Bay Restaurant Week is a two-week dining event that gives local foodies and visitors to Tampa Bay the opportunity to enjoy a selection of specially priced three-course meals from some of the Tampa Bay area’s finest restaurants during the event.

Participating restaurants will provide a special Restaurant Week menu in addition to their standard menu, which will showcase their dinner options by offering $25, $35, or $45 prix-fixe, three-course menus (appetizer, entrée and dessert).

The list of participating restaurants includes: