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Women helping women succeed

Palm Harbor, Florida -- The Tampa Bay Women Speakers Toastmaster Club is here to help Palm Harbor women become more successful in their careers.

The club will be meeting the first and third Tuesdays of every month at the Centre in Palm Harbor which is located at 1500 16th street.

The club's goal is to help women develop self confidence and skills that will help them advance in the workplace. The club's goal this year is to entice more women to join.

Workforce Recovery Workshop

Workforce Recovery Workshop

Pinellas Park, Florida -- The Pinellas Park Library is hosting their latest Workforce Recovery Workshop on Wednesday, Jan. 23.

Learn about Internet Job Searching with this informative class that will teach about how to find and apply for jobs online.

E-mail account creation and usage is included in this training.

The library is located at the corner of 78th Avenue and 52nd Street in Pinellas Park.

For more information or to sign up please contact the Reference Desk at 727-541-0719.

Chamber offers business workshops

Chamber offers business workshops

Seminole, Florida -- Robin Lavitch, of Plan-It-Life Coaching LLC, will present workshops on Wednesday afternoons from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Seminole Chamber Conference Center.

Cost is $25 per person. Reserve by calling the office at 392-3245.

Topics are:

Jan. 16: Specifying a Target Market

Jan. 23: Marketing Strategies

Jan. 30: Integrating Activities into a Daily Plan

Bayou Club hosts B2B Happy Hour Networking Event

Bayou Club hosts B2B Happy Hour Networking Event

Largo, Florida -- Want a chance to network with fellow business owners in Largo and the entire Central Pinellas region? Then don't miss the next B2B Happy Hour Networking Event on Thursday, Jan. 17 at the Bayou Club!

While maps or GPS might give you additional entrances to the Bayou Club, we recommend that you take the Bardmoor entrance.  From East Bay Drive, head south on Starkey Road and turn left onto Bardmoor Place (just south of Bryan Dairy Road). Continue straight, passing three stop signs on your way to the Bayou Club.

Village Post Office opens on the North Beach

Village Post Office opens on the North Beach

Clearwater Beach, Florida -- Residents mourning the closing of the beach post office last year can celebrate the grand opening of a new office on the north beach this week.

The first Village Post Office in the Tampa Bay area will be in the Circle Food Mart convenience store at 601 Mandalay Avenue, at the corner of Bay Esplanade.

The official grand opening will be held Wednesday, Jan. 16 at 10 a.m.

Gulfport reduces fees for outdoor entertainment, signs permits

Gulfport reduces fees for outdoor entertainment, signs permits

Gulfport, Florida -- The City has made it easier for businesses to have outdoor seating and displays.

Outdoor seating and displays will still require a site plan, but of instead of going before council, city staff will review and can approve those plans.

Pinch A Penny begins second phase of new Largo headquarters

Pinch A Penny begins second phase of new Largo headquarters

Largo, Florida -- Pinch A Penny has announced the completion of the first phase of their recent expansion to the City of Largo and is now into its second phase.

After an extensive search, the nation's largest franchised retail pool, patio and spa company bought the land in Largo from the Pinellas County Economic Development Authority (EDA) for $4.6 million with proceeds from the land sale going to Pinellas County's Capital Improvement Program, Public Works allocation.