Best Of Tampa Bay

The CW Considers 6 Pilots for '16-'17 Season'Tis the season for new shows! The CW has ordered six pilots that will be considered for the '16-'17 season pickups.
7th Grader from Tampa to be on 'Millionaire'A Tampa 7th grader will try his luck at 1 million dollars this February! “WHIZ KIDS” week on Millionaire is February 8th-12th. Some of the smartest kids in the country, from 8-15 years old, will appear on the show for their chance at 1 million! On Tuesday, February 9th, local 12-year-old John Barreto will take on the challenge! John is a 7th grade student from Tampa and rocks a bow tie like no other!
Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: Baking EditionThe most romantic day of the year is just around the corner! Have you gotten your special someone something to let them know how you feel? (I know I haven’t!) This year, there’s no need to spend a whole lot of money, it’s the thought that counts right?!
Valentine’s Day Outfit IdeasIt’s almost Valentine’s Day! The men in our lives have no excuse not to take us out for a fun night on the town and we need to look our absolute best.
A Gearhead Embraces An Electric Car. Really.Car zealots are a unique bunch. The Ford people make fun of the Chevy people, the Chevy people love to tell the Ford people that their cars are Found On Road Dead and everyone makes fun of the Honda kids because of how they wear those sideways hats and because of VTEC, yo.
6 {Alternative} Valentine's Day Date IdeasFret not, your love guru is here! I have created a list of the BEST Valentine's Day Date Alternatives to improve even the most dire VDay situation!

Health

Obama Asking Congress for Emergency Funding to Combat ZikaPresident Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to help fight the Zika virus.
Colorado Right-to-Die Bill Approved by House PanelA Democrat-led state House committee has approved a Colorado right-to-die bill that would provide a legal option for the terminally ill to end their lives.
Florida Readies For a Fight With Zika VirusIn 2014, chikungunya, a virus spread by the same species of mosquito as Zika, infected a million people in the Caribbean. While 452 travel-related cases were documented in Florida that year, just 11 people contracted the virus in the state. Last year, no locally acquired cases of chikungunya were reported, though 73 people picked up the virus while traveling.
Florida, Vulnerable to Zika Virus, Gets Ready For FightFlorida Gov. Rick Scott says the state has three new cases of Zika and he's adding a fifth county to his health emergency declaration. Scott said Thursday at a news conference in Tampa that the 12 cases in Florida are all from people who became infected with the mosquito-borne virus when they traveled to other countries.
5 Things to Know in Florida for Feb. 4Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.
Johnson & Johnson, ViaCyte Testing Possible Diabetes CureJohnson & Johnson, continuing its long quest for a Type 1 diabetes cure, is joining forces with biotech company ViaCyte to speed development of the first stem cell treatment that could fix the life-threatening hormonal disorder.

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