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5 things I think about today’s St. Petersburg Times (6/28)

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I’m not the only blog-reporter upset with the St. Petersburg Times and the way it interacts with the online community.  Last week, I shared a drink at St. Pete Brasserie with Elizabeth Dougherty of Eat St. Pete and Brian Bailey of I Love the ‘burg.  Both talked about something I have complained about for over a year: The Times‘ blatant thievery of scoops and stories that begin in the blogosphere. Dougherty specifically mentioned how the Times’ food writers made no…

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5 things I think about today’s St. Petersburg Times (6/28)

in Peter/The Bay and the 'Burg by

I’m not the only blog-reporter upset with the St. Petersburg Times and the way it interacts with the online community.  Last week, I shared a drink at St. Pete Brasserie with Elizabeth Dougherty of Eat St. Pete and Brian Bailey of I Love the ‘burg.  Both talked about something I have complained about for over a year: The Times‘ blatant thievery of scoops and stories that begin in the blogosphere. Dougherty specifically mentioned how the Times’ food writers made no…

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Social media saves Bowled Restaurant

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On Saturday, I reported the unfortunate news that Bowled Restaurant had closed.  Well, due to an overwhelming response via social media, the owners of Bowled Restaurant decided to stay open, writing on their Facebook page: We are not going down without a fight! Bowled received numerous calls, emails and Facebook posts requesting not to close. It may not be the easiest week ahead, but we’ve decided to try to push through. We are open for lunch and dinner today and…

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St. Petersburg’s Bowled Restaurant has closed

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Here’s what the restaurant’s Facebook page says: After one year, six months, three weeks and two days, Bowled is closed. It’s been a hard year and, unfortunately, too much to overcome. Thank you to everyone for keeping us going this long.

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St. Petersburg’s Bowled Restaurant has closed

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Here’s what the restaurant’s Facebook page says: After one year, six months, three weeks and two days, Bowled is closed. It’s been a hard year and, unfortunately, too much to overcome. Thank you to everyone for keeping us going this long.

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