98 Children Drowned In 2021, Local Swim Instructors Encourage Swim Lessons For BabiesState officials say 98 children drowned in 2021, and a swim instructor at Swim Gym in Bradenton says even one child drowning is one too many.
Local Non-Profits Need More Toy Donations For ChristmasTheir goal is to make sure every child in the Tampa Bay Area has a gift under the Christmas tree this year.
Sarasota Shop With A Cop Coming December 11The Sarasota Housing Authority, Sarasota Police Department, Walmart, and Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT) are partnering to provide 150 underprivileged children with a unique holiday experience to ‘Shop with a Cop’ for holiday gifts in Sarasota.
Tampa Bay Preparing After Children's Covid-19 Vaccine Receives Final ApprovalAfter Tuesday’s final approval, pediatricians can start vaccinating children ages 5-11 against Covid-19. Federal health officials approved the Pfizer brand vaccine for about 28 million children.
Local Doctors Say Vaccine For Children Five to Eleven Is Pivotal To Fight The PandemicThis comes one day after Pfizer announced that so far in its trials, the vaccine is working for children between the ages of five and eleven, and an emergency use authorization could be right around the corner.
Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital Sees Increase In Child COVID-19 PatientsAt Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg, 34 children are hospitalized.
Haines City Woman, Orlando Man, And Two Juveniles Charged After 3-Year-Old Suffered A Gunshot WoundA 38-year-old Haines City woman, a 20-year-old Orlando man and two juveniles were criminally charged after a 3-year-old child suffered a gunshot wound. There were also nine dogs at the location that were not being properly cared for.
Search For Three Missing ChildrenThe Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance to help locate three missing children.
Summer Camps Prepare For A Busy Summer Despite PandemicTampa Bay Summer camps are gearing up for a busy Summer, after many camps were cancelled last year due to the pandemic.
Children 12 And Up Can Now Receive Pfizer Vaccine In Pinellas CountyAt MyKidzMD Pediatrics, experts say if your child gets the Pfizer vaccine, they could see similar symptoms to what adults usually experience.
Hillsborough School Board Discusses Child Trauma/Mental Health IssuesThe Hillsborough County School Board met on Tuesday to discuss multiple topics including student trauma and mental health issues and possibly focusing tax dollars toward these issues.
Zephyrhills Man Gets 150 Years For Sexually Exploiting 3 Young ChildrenA Tampa Bay area man was sentenced Thursday to 150 years in federal prison for sexually exploiting young children.
Cybersecurity Expert Warns Of Cyber Attacks On eLearning StudentsCybersecurity experts say hackers already becoming a problem for schools as they attempt to reopen amid the pandemic.
Florida Teacher With Medical Condition Says District Denied Request To Teach VirtuallyA Pinellas County teacher is speaking to CW44 News At 10, exclusively, after she says her pre-existing medical condition makes it dangerous to work in a classroom, but that the school district denied her request to teach virtually.
Call To Artists: Hernando Park Interactive Children’s MuralThe Mini Mural program is designed to enhance the city by adding works of art to the Main Street District, bringing art, character, and interest to otherwise uninteresting surfaces.