Hogan’s Beach Sold for Redevelopment
The online news is abuzz with news of Hogan’s Beach. Some of the articles suggest the change was spawned by Hogan’s racist remarks, although local news tends to focus more on owner, Ben Mallah’s, desire to sell the property containing both the hotel and restaurant. Here is the article from the Tampa Bay Business Journal and another is here by the Tampa Bay Times. The sign at Hogan’s Beach has already been changed to a less flashy sign, removing the Hogan name. Click here to see the initial article by Bay News 9.
Hogan’s beach shop has reportedly closed its doors as well (click here).