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Tampa Bay Times – Liberation celebration

The Tampa Tribune – Anna Marley, French Resistance Composer, Visits Tampa

The Tampa Tribune – Park marks D-Day with ‘living history’

Tampa Bay Times – Sister city pact links Tampa, Le Havre in France


Exchange Students talked Turkey with Berkeley


Izmir, Turkey, joins family as city’s seventh ‘sister’

The Tampa Bay Times – Tampa’s newest relative is French


Businesswoman pushes sister city candidate

Mayor Sandra Freedman Visits Tampa Sister City Agrigento

Tampa Bay Times – Festival brings taste of Italy to bay area

Tampa Sister Cities Celebrates the Barranquilla Carnaval

By Alfred Goldberg | April 8, 2022

On April 8, 2022, Tampa Sister Cities, in collaboration with Tampa Bay Carnaval de Barranquilla, presented a Carnaval show. The show featured all of the elements associated with Carnaval, bright colors, music, and costumes. The Carnaval celebration also honored a local Tampa resident selected as this year’s Queen of the Barranquilla Carnaval in Tampa Bay.

Tampa Sister Cities Holds’ Return to Ireland” Event

By Alfred Goldberg | March 10, 2022

March 10, 2022 – On March 8, 2022, Tampa Sister Cities returned to Four Green Fields to host its 2nd annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration. The organization’s last held its…

Heraklion Greece

Tampa Sister Cities Adds Heraklion, Greece as a Sister City

By TampaSisterCities | April 23, 2019

Tampa Sister Cities Elects 2019 Board of Directors

By TampaSisterCities | February 20, 2019

February 20, 2019 President: Alfred Goldberg Vice President: Enrique Woodroofe Treasurer/Secretary: Cathy Bartolotti

Carnival de Barranquilla en Tampa Dances Through Gasparilla

By Alfred Goldberg | February 9, 2019

Tampa Sister Cities Elects 2018 Board of Directors

By Alfred Goldberg | February 20, 2018

Manuel G. Alvarez Cathy Bartolotti – Treasurer Ken Ferlita – President Victor Fernandez Darlene Frisco Alfred Goldberg – Vice President Mario Nunez Hazel Pines Mario Plazza Enrique Woodroffe

Tampa Sister Cities Honors National Hispanic Scientist of the Year Winner

By Alfred Goldberg | October 22, 2016

George Martinez, Director of the Tampa-Barranquilla Sister Cities Committee presented Dr. Adriana Ocampo a proclamation signed by the mayor of Barranquilla making her an honorary citizen on October 22, 2016.…

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Tampa Sister Cities Adds Lanzhou, China as a Sister City

By TampaSisterCities | September 22, 2016

Tampa, FL. – (September 22, 2016) Today Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn and Lanzhou Interim Mayor Guangping Duan signed a historic Sister Cities agreement. The signing took place in Lanzhou, China…

Buckhorn to lead mission to ancestral home

By Alfred Goldberg | August 29, 2015

Barranquilla Artists to Exhibit at the University of Tampa

By Alfred Goldberg | November 8, 2013