Hillsborough County Brings COVID-19 Vaccine To Seniors Where They LiveToday Hillsborough County began an aggressive new initiative to expand vaccination distribution to residents, full and part time, beyond those currently being administered at County run distribution sites. The Targeted Vaccine Area (TVA) initiative is a joint outreach effort to vaccinate seniors age 65 and older at senior homes and independent living communities throughout the county.
Hillsborough County Plans To Vaccinate 3,000 People On FridayHillsborough County Health Officials are preparing to vaccinate 6,000 more people through January 15, 2021.
UPDATE 3: Tampa Bomb Squad Deployed To Apartment Explosion In St. PeteSt. Petersburg police say they've responded to an apartment explosion this afternoon and deployed the Tampa Bomb Squad to the scene.
St. Pete Man Hospitalized From Gunshot Wound Sustained During FightA St. Pete man was hospitalized Wednesday evening due to a gunshot wound which he allegedly sustained during a fight.
Manatee County Revamps Covid Vaccine Registration Process, Receives Another Shipment Of DosesManatee County has received another one thousand doses of COVID-19 vaccinations which they plan to administer as soon as Thursday. With this announcement comes a more simplified process of scheduling an appointment to receive the vaccine.
Florida Nurse Arrested For Sexually Assaulting Patient On Multiple OccasionsA nurse in Citrus County has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a patient multiple times.
Adam Johnson Out Of Jail Following His Participation In U.S. Capitol RiotA Bay area man, now infamous for images of him in the U.S. Capitol building holding Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi's lectern and was arrested for participating in the riots at the Capitol last week is now out of jail.
'They Took His Skull', 2 Florida Men Arrested After Authorities Find 5 Human Skulls In Their PossessionTwo Florida men are now behind bars after Polk County Sheriff, Grady Judd says the suspects allegedly broke into four graves at Edgewood Cemetery and stole human remains - three of which belong to military veterans.
"Get drunk! Pass the f--- out!": Text From Parent To Juvenile Babysitting 7-Year-Old TwinsThe parents of 7-year-old twins in Florida have been arrested and charged with child neglect after authorities find the couple had routinely offered the underage babysitter of the twins alcohol and marijuana.
Nearly All Available Covid Vaccines Spoken For In Tampa Bay, Anxiously Awaiting Next ShipmentAs health officials in Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties wrap up week one of COVID-19 vaccine distributions to residents 65 and older, local government officials are honing in on the issues that still need major work before moving forward.
UPDATE: Second Suspect Arrested In 2019 Double Murder CaseOn the two year anniversary of the murder of two people, Tampa Police have arrested one of the suspects and charged him with two counts of murder.
WATCH: Tom Brady Goes 3 For 3 In Bucs QB ChallengeIn case you're one of the many doubting the accuracy of aging NFL quarterback, Tom Brady, take a look this video from a recent Bucs practice.
The Pier 60 Sugar Sand Festival Cancels Second Year In A Row Due To PandemicLocal businesses are responding after organizers announced the annual Sugar Sand Festival in Clearwater is cancelled for 2021 for a second year in a row due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID Vaccination Rolls Out Smoothly In Hillsborough County WednesdayThousands of local Tampa Bay residents waited in line this morning to receive their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Hillsborough County officials say despite a two hour wait time, the process ran smoothly.
Tampa Bar Permits Hang In The Balance If They Cannot Adhere To Covid GuidelinesWith positive cases of Covid increasing, the City of Tampa is cracking down on bar and restaurant owners who violate the current city and county COVID-19 emergency orders.