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Lakeland and Polk County low-income seniors can get fresh, healthy food at ElderPoint Ministries' Portable Pantry food pantry (photo credit: Franco Ripple/CBS Tampa Bay)

The Current: Former Tampa Mayor Pam Iorio, Big Brothers Big Sisters, New Energy Bill Scam, Lakeland Food Pantry

First half-hour: Second-half hour: Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (October 6th) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio players above to catch the episode’s first and second half-hours featuring: […]

CBS Tampa–10/08/2013

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Progress Energy Wants To Pay Less For Solar Power

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Progress Energy and its parent company, Duke Energy, want to slash what they pay solar generators for electricity by as much as 29 percent. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports […]

CBS Tampa–12/26/2012

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State Okays Progress Energy’s Nuclear Power Rate Increase

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — State regulators have approved requests from Florida’s two largest electric utilities to continue passing future nuclear facility costs on to their customers in 2013. The five-member Public Service Commission on Monday […]

CBS Tampa–11/26/2012

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Progress Energy Florida Agrees to Rate Settlement

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Progress Energy Florida is asking state regulators to approve a settlement covering base rates and nuclear power replacement charges that includes a $288 million refund to customers.

CBS Tampa–01/20/2012

CRYSTAL RIVER, FLORIDA:  Sheriff deputy Joseph Casola guards the entrance to the Crystal River Energy Complex Nuclear Power Plant 31 October 2001 in Crystal River, Florida. (Photo credit: PETER MUHLY/AFP/Getty Images)

Hearing on Tap for Proposed Fla. Nuke Plants

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. (AP) — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission wants to hear from people who oppose the construction of two new nuclear power reactors in west-central Florida.

CBS Tampa–01/12/2012

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