High Hopes for the Hospitality Industry in 2022It’s no secret the pandemic and fluctuation of supply and demand have had a significant impact on the restaurant and lodging industry throughout the country. But what does that mean for Florida in 2022?
Florida Health Department Takes a Look Back At 2021Between launching a Covid-19 early treatment network and expediting healthcare worker licensure, 2021 was no walk in the park for health officials. In an effort to further Governor Ron DeSantis’ approach to Covid-19 responses in 2022, the Florida Department of Health is taking a look back at their efforts on improving the health of Floridians.
Tampa Beauty Student Chosen For Scholarship During HolidaysSince she was a teen, Mickey says she knew she would be great at something. Last week, and just in time for the holidays, she was chosen for a scholarship that would pay for schooling on her dream job.
Dump Confusion: Tips On Holiday Waste and RecyclingThe holidays are in full swing, which means gift wrapping, cooking and lots of hosting. But with an abundance of presents and food packaging comes lots of waste and knowing what to do with all of it.
1.5 Million More Floridians Projected To Travel During Holidays Than 2020Weeks after Thanksgiving travel nearly hit pre-pandemic levels, roads and airports are expected to look similar for the holidays.
Supply Chain Issues: How Are Global Shortages Affecting Local Customers?The supply chain is the series of steps that brings a product to a customer, but bottlenecks across the entire network are creating shortages, delays and higher prices.
Hillsborough County Leaders Warn About Spike In Holiday ScamsOlsen says this year, shoppers may become victim to scammers more often if they aren't careful.
FBI Tampa Shares Tips For Online Shoppers During HolidaysEvery year, thousands of people become victims of holiday scams. Scammers can rob you of money and personal info. CW44 spoke with local FBI agents in Tampa who are urging you to stay vigilant.
Tampa Bay Business Owners React to Inflation Costs Ahead of HolidaysWith shipping ports backed up and a record-high inflation rate last month, everything from your bills to Christmas decor is getting more expensive. And local business owners are trying to find ways to stay afloat without chasing the customer away.
Local Business Owners Celebrate Natl. Women's Entrepreneurship DayFriday, November 19th is Women’s Entrepreneurship Day. Sweet, a proud local entrepreneur, recalled that one of her greatest weaknesses would someday become her driving force.
Tampa Bay Area Seeing Record-Breaking Holiday ShoppingMall marketing director, Lindsay Grinstead, says November is showing record-breaking shopping compared to 2019.