Hillsborough County Florida

File photo of a female mosquito. (Photo by Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

Rare Case Of Mosquito Borne Illness Reported In Hillsborough

State health officials are warning people to be vigilant about mosquito bites after discovering an extremely rare human case of Eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, a mosquito-borne illness that causes inflammation of the brain.

CBS Tampa–03/26/2013

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Security Beefed Up In Some Tampa Bay Area Schools

Bradenton police will investigate security at schools and Hillsborough County has moved to put a higher presence of law enforcement at schools following the deadly shootings Dec. 14 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

CBS Tampa–01/09/2013

Early Friday morning a New Port Richey school bus was involved in a minor accident. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Tampa School Bus Driver Charged In Pushing Child Off Bus

A Hillsborough County school bus driver is in jail on an aggravated child abuse charge for using her foot to push an 8-year-old girl off the bus.

CBS Tampa–10/26/2012

(Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Tampa judge scolds jury skippers

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A Tampa judge got so angry at the number of people who skipped jury duty one day last month that he summoned them back to the courthouse and threatened jail time. […]

CBS Tampa–11/04/2011

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