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All Children's Hospital has new high-tech learning center

All Children's Hospital has new high-tech learning center

Tampa, Florida -- A baby's cry at All Children's Hospital demands attention. But this cry isn't coming from a real baby; it's coming from a high-tech mannequin.

The medical mannequins at the new Simulation Center are almost creepy in their ability to mimic young patients.

"He does blink, he can cry tears," says ACH Education Specialist Lisa McGuire, standing over a mannequin of a young boy.

Ten elements for building a successful career

Ten elements for building a successful career

Tampa, Fla. -- Take an inside look at the corporate workplace, with an international perspective. All students are strongly encouraged to attend!

Whether you plan to work locally or internationally, get the scoop on what you can do now to prepare for the career you want. Free and open to the USF community.

Learn from a hometown leader with real-world experience. Ed Hoeppner is a USF alumnus and Business Excellence Lead for the Americas for Nestle International. It takes place Thursday, March 8 at the USF Tampa Library 4th Floor.

Businesses can step up to help Citrus Park Elementary

Businesses can step up to help Citrus Park Elementary

Citrus Park, Fla. -- Do you own or work for a business that could benefit from being part of Citrus Park Elementary's PTA Spring Carnival Fundraiser on Friday, March 23?

Citrus Park Elementary School needs donations for their live and silent auctions at the annual school carnival.

PTA volunteers say things like gift cards and certificates from businesses such as banks, auto repair, maid service, pest control, lawn service, restaurants, and electronics stores would be a big hit at the auction.

Dinosaur World to unveil new animatronics display

Dinosaur World to unveil new animatronics display

Plant City, Fla. -- Dinosaur World is set to unveil its new expansion Wednesday, Feb. 29.

The project includes a 12-acre expansion of everything dinosaur.  The highlight of the expansion is a new 22,000 square foot addition housing the Prehistoric Museum with the new animatronics display.

WOB celebrates 5 years with a party

WOB celebrates 5 years with a party

Tampa, Fla. -- World of Beer is celebrating its 5th anniversary and is throwing a party for you this Saturday, Feb. 18.

The celebration kicks off at 1 p.m. and goes on through 9 p.m.

Click:  World of Beer Westchase

There will be live music, a craft beer truck offering free samples and food.

WOB isn't leaving out the kids!  There will be a bounce house and face painting for the kiddos.

WABA planning Secret Cash Mob

WABA planning Secret Cash Mob

Tampa, Florida -- Ever heard of a Cash Mob? It's actually kind of cool.

The rules, according to a website devoted to Mob Rules, states that a group of people pick a locally-owned business and announce a date and time to go there and spend no more than $20.

Some members of the Westchase Area Business Association have one in the works are are recruiting participants on the WABA Facebook page.

Click:  WABA Facebook