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Christmas at Curtis Hixon Park

Magdalynn Pollitt, Staff

November 26, 2018

  With the holidays fast approaching, Tampa bay will play host to many season themed events. One of these events is the Winter Village at Curtis Hixon Park, hosted by the Tampa Bay Lightning. From Nov. 16 through Jan. 5, the popular riverfront spot is transformed into a Winter Wonderland. Lights ar...

Silverstein anniversary tour not to be missed

Silverstein anniversary tour not to be missed

Jason Turner, Staff

November 20, 2018

On Nov. 23, the Beacham Live is hosting a show that will most likely sell out and is not one to miss. Canadian band Silverstein is celebrating the 15th anniversary of “When Broken Is Easily Fixed” with a special tour. What makes this tour so special? The band is playing two sets every night: one...

Laughs at the Improv

Laughs at the Improv

Yesenia Bustamnate, Staff

November 5, 2018

Down the historic streets of Ybor City is a small venue that has hosted many great comedians on their way to commercial stardom, and it is a comfortable, two story setting for attendees to get a good view of the entertainer, no matter where they sit. The Tampa Improv has become a well-established spot...

HCC Celebrates the year of the Bird

HCC Celebrates the year of the Bird

Madison Schleicher

November 5, 2018

HCC Brandon Campus hosted the third annual Florida Birding and Nature Festival from Oct. 1114. This multiday event featured 37 expert seminars, 24 different field trips, keynote speakers, exhibits and vendors. In celebration of 2018 being the “year of the bird,” this festival was the perfect event...

HCC Grad, Hunter of LIMBS

HCC Grad, Hunter of LIMBS

Jason Turner, Hawkeye Staff

November 5, 2018

What makes Jordan Hunter special? He is an HCC graduate and a guitarist for Tampa based post hardcore band LIMBS. When asked about other bands, Hunter says, “I grew up listening to a lot of Blink-182. They’re definitely one of my favorite groups of all time. Another all-time favorite artist is Justin...

Find out what’s new and upcoming part 1

Jason Turner, Staff

October 27, 2018

Senior Discount, a pop punk band out of Providence, Rhode Island released “The Best Revenge” on Paper + Plastick Records (owned by Vinnie Fiorello of Less Than Jake). Check out the songs “Afterlife,” “Cindy” and their cover of the Cyndi Lauper song “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun.” If you...

Itty Bitty, Instagramming Plant City

Itty Bitty, Instagramming Plant City

Yesenia Bustamante, Hawkeye Staff

October 3, 2018

On I-4 East, between Tampa and Orlando, lies Plant City. It has made its mark as the strawberry capital of the world. Unfortunately, if you search online, it may seem like there isn’t much to do there. This is where @IGersPlantCity comes in. Today is a world of technology, and the most popular...

HCC galleries feature a Fountain of Pythons and Cutting Edge Fine Art

Madison Schleicher, Staff

October 3, 2018

A Florida-based photography collective is the first of the semester to be featured at the HCC art gallery in Ybor City. The collection was featured at the HCC Performing Arts Building, Aug. 20- Sept. 20. The collection of photographs and mixed media was organized by the photography collective Fountain...

Get happy listening to Shonen Knife

Get happy listening to Shonen Knife

Jason Turner, Staff

October 3, 2018

Shonen Knife is a pop rock/alternative band that formed in Osaka, Japan, in 1981. They are currently on a U.S. tour. Naoko Yamano, the lead vocalist and guitarist, recently spoke with the Hawkeye about the band. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, popular alternative bands like Nirvana, Redd Kross...

Say goodbye to your childhood

Say goodbye to your childhood

Jason Turner, Staff

September 26, 2018

The final touring version of Warped Tour ended in West Palm Beach on Aug. 5. On Aug. 4, it made its stop in the Tampa Bay area at Mid-Florida Amphitheatre. For those who don’t know, Warped Tour has been a traveling music/lifestyle/activism festival since 1995. Kevin Lyman, the founder and organizer...

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