Race to Derby Lane, St. Petersburg, FL
It sits there silently as you drive past, on the edge of Tampa Bay. Except for a few fishing shacks, it was the first developed property on Gandy Boulevard, carved out of pines and palmettos, an outpost at the edge of St. Petersburg’s city limits. Derby Lane, Florida’s top greyhound racing facility, has been there since 1925. Continue reading →
St. Petersburg College
- St Petersburg College
For more than 85 years, St. Petersburg College (SPC) has impacted the lives of tens of thousands of people from every walk of life in the St. Petersburg-Clearwater area. If there’s one institution here that is genuinely beloved and that local residents are genuinely proud of, it’s St. Petersburg College. As a boy, I played bike tag on the campus, as a grown up, I’ve taken classes there just for fun. Continue reading →
St. Petersburg, FL Museum of Fine Arts
Where can you hang out with Cézanne, Monet, and Renoir? In St. Petersburg, of course! Since opening in 1965, the Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) has served our community by collecting and exhibiting some of the world’s finest and most fascinating works of art.
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