Downtown St Petersburg Florida Building Boom

The building boom in Downtown St Petersburg Florida continues. The new Galaxy Hotel is going up, plus the Florida Craftsman Museum, a place called Osprey and another called the Hermitage. I’m assuming the last two are either condos or apartments. The decision was finally made on our famous Pier, which sticks out into Tampa Bay… Continue reading Downtown St Petersburg Florida Building Boom

Williams Park in Downtown St Petersburg Florida

At times with people many of us avoid,  beautiful Williams Park gets a bad rap at times. It’s enjoyable to walk through it under the big hanging branches. There’s a fountain in the middle, near a monument commemorating those who perished in a world war. There is an underused stage along the north side, usually… Continue reading Williams Park in Downtown St Petersburg Florida

Dollar General Store at 830 49th Street North in St Petersburg FL

A lot of merchandise packed into this small store, so aisles are narrow. Surprisingly large food section, including frozen food. Only two cashiers at a time, so may be standing in line a while if someone has many items, as was the case today. Was not thanked after the long wait. At a strip mall… Continue reading Dollar General Store at 830 49th Street North in St Petersburg FL