In this news brief: a New York developer has big plans for Tampa; a three-car crash leaves one person dead and two others injured; a skydiver is injured after a hard landing; a shootout inside a home leads to several arrests; eat a sub and help a charity–today is Day of Giving at Jersey Mike’s.
In this news brief: Governor Rick Scott signs a bill aimed at helping Florida’s first responders; gun violence is the highest ranked issue for Florida Democratic voters; the University of Florida is teaming up with state transportation officials to make travel safe for seniors; one of Ybor City’s last wooden cigar factories will open in May as an apartment complex.
In this news brief: I-75 southbound lanes close after a crash involving four vehicles; a 350-acre brush fire is still active in Polk County; A new library is now open in the university area; and Clearwater Fire & Rescue and The Suncoast Safe Kids Coalition team up to raise water safety awareness.
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In this News Brief: One out of every four female undergraduates will be victim to some form of sexual assault before graduation.
In this news brief: a Hernando county high school went on a bomb threat lock-down for the fifth time this week; a St. Petersburg college student is arrested after flashing a knife on campus; thousands of students are expected to march for their lives this weekend; a small plane makes a hard landing at the Albert Whitted Airport
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A Hernando County school faces more bomb threats; a man is dead after pointing a shotgun at Polk County deputies; six people are charged for stealing fuel and installing credit card skimmers across Polk County; and we meet Patty, the newest member of the Busch Gardens family.
In this news brief: A Polk County 16-year-old is facing first degree murder charges for beating his friend to death. A Dade City home burns down this morning. Pasco County fire rescue responded to the call and found the home engulfed in flames. The Pinellas County sheriff’s office wants you to know about a new phone scam. Port Tampa Bay strikes a deal to sell 3.4 acres of waterfront property.
In this News Brief: A man is arrested after a woman and a child are found dead in Riverview; Two police officers are wounded while serving an arrest warrant early this morning; Governor Rick Scott signs a law to combat Florida’s opioid epidemic; The oldest house in the Tampa Bay area has a new home.
In this news brief: It’s time to unplug and take a step back in time.
In this news brief: Improving your health while harmonizing with nature.
In this news brief: The bay area is renowned for beautiful beaches but one local city is quick to point out we also have beautiful lakes.
In this news brief: The north end of Tampa’s Riverwalk is a perfect get-a-way.
In this news brief: Self-driving technology is on its way to Tampa.
In this news brief: Imagine no water, electric bills, yard to mow, or property taxes to pay. Some people are rolling out a new lifestyle.
In this news brief: a divided Florida House passes a gun safety bill that is now headed to the governor’s desk; a Tampa woman dies after her house catches fire; a former child protective investigator is arrested for falsifying reports; all systems are go for St. Petersburg’s Firestone Grand Prix this weekend.
In this news brief: The Hillsborough county commission votes against an ordinance to ban assault weapons sales; A woman found in St. Petersburg’s Lake Maggiore park has died; Hillsborough county health officials warning residents after rabies exposure; Fire destroys mobile home under repair; FEMA says they’ll no longer pay for hotel Irma victims hotel; Clearwater beach is voted number 1 for family-friendly
In this news brief: A 14 year old girl is arrested for making threats at her school. The Florida Highway Patrol is helping Haines City schools stay safe. The city of Tampa got involved by celebrating local women for Women’s History Month. Researchers at the University of South Florida have discovered Pablo Picasso’s long-lost plan to build a sculpture on campus.
In this News Brief: We honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr; Tampa police investigate two unrelated homicides; A horse dies after a crash involving two semi-tractor trailers; Free fishing this weekend.
In this news brief: Myakka, Florida is known for its beautiful horse farms but one stands out from the others.