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Tiger Bay elects new board of directors

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Suncoast Tiger Bay named (my tennis buddy) Rob Eschenfelder its new president, Rick Edmonds the new vice president, Linda Goldfarb the new treasuer and Pam Meader the new secretary, along with a new board of directors: George Burke Warren Eisenhower Mo Eppley Rhodell Fields Robert W. Fisher Ben Friedlander Stephen Galvin Andy Gangadharan Lou Kubler Martha Lenderman Robin Mitchell Beverly Mitlin Betty Morgenstein Darryl Paulson, Ph.D. Hon. Herb Polson Simon Shewmaker Gary Stempinski Hon. Ken Welch

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Tiger Bay puts paw in mouth with announcement for Steve Kornell/Angela Rouson debate

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Last month, I wrote that Tiger Bay’s announcement for Chuck Harmon’s appearance was just a little too over the top, even by the organization’s snarky standards. Now, it looks like Tiger Bay has put its paw in its mouth again with its announcement for the program for the candidates for St. Petersburg City Council. Originally, the announcement read: Fat Cats, Dark Horses and Underdogs – The two races for St. Petersburg City Council District 5 and 6 seats each share…

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Is this Tiger Bay announcement just a little too over the top, even for its standards?

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Yesterday, I received this reminder of Tiger Bay’s program on May 28, when St. Petersburg Police Chief Chuck Harmon steps into the Tiger’s Den: The City of St. Petersburg has plenty of the former these days, but what of the latter? Military-style assault weapons freely accessible by common criminals, open season on convenience store owners, young children in their homes losing their innocent lives, drug and prostitution deals happening openly on the streets. While every economic downturn in history has…

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