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Healthy St. Pete, Kanika Tomalin highlight the Burg’s foodie culture with Virtual Dinner Tour

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As part of her Healthy St. Pete initiative, Deputy Mayor Dr. Kanika Tomalin is launching a series of artfully curated Virtual Progressive Dinners with the city of St. Petersburg. The dinners are tours that focus on the lighter side of the expanding social food and drink offerings available throughout the city’s diverse and vibrant neighborhoods. The campaign aims to highlight the mission of Healthy St. Pete, while supporting local establishments and featuring more health-conscious options within the Burg’s bustling foodie…

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Debuting this week: Second edition of INFLUENCE Magazine (link to digital version inside)

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Well, that happened. The first issue of INFLUENCE Magazine hit the streets March 3 and, with all humility, was a smashing success. Ten thousand copies of the first edition made their way into the hands of lobbyists in Tallahassee, fundraisers in South Florida, major donors in Naples, and so many other political aficionados throughout the rest of the state. Media outlets, including POLITICO, Business Insider, and the network of Business Journals all took note. I even personally delivered several dozen copies to law offices and PR…

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Thanks to spouse, Charlie Crist is richest of the three leading U.S. Senate candidates.

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Charlie Crist is worth far more than either of the other leading candidates for U.S. Senate, Kendrick Meek and Marco Rubio – thanks to the assets of Crist’s wife, Carole Rome. Florida Trend reports that Crist, the Florida governor and no party affiliation candidate for U.S. Senate reported assets worth $466,063 in his annual state disclosure last year. Rome’s assets didn’t have to be included. In a federal disclosure, which requires candidates to list all marital assets, Crist lists between…

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