Novavax Says New COVID-19 Vaccine Has 90% EfficacyA fourth vaccine could become available for Americans towards the end of the year.
Palm River Park's Public Vaccination Site Will Begin Second Doses After Friday, June 4.Friday, June 4, will be the final day to receive first doses of the COVID-19 coronavirus vaccine at Hillsborough County's Palm River Park public vaccination site
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.
United Airlines Offers Vaccinated Frequent Fliers The Chance To Win A Year Of Free FlightsIn an effort to encourage Americans to get their Covid-19 shots, United Airlines is offering vaccinated members of its MileagePlus loyalty program the chance to win a year's worth of travel and free flights in its "Your Shot to Fly" sweepstakes.
Restaurant Owners Gear Up For 2021 Pride FestivalIt all begins Saturday morning and it’s the first big pride festival in Tampa since before the pandemic started.
Local Experts Explain How To Travel Safely This SummerExperts say even if you are fully vaccinated, make sure you have your mask when on vacation, just in case the places you visit require it.
COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing Site Closing In Pasco CountyThe Florida Department of Health in Pasco County is closing the COVID-19 drive-thru testing site in Gulf View Square Mall.
Hillsborough County School District Discusses Masks For Next School YearTuesday night, the Hillsborough County School Board held a meeting discussing the district’s mask requirement for next school year.
Mexico's Andrea Meza Crowned Miss Universe At 69th Annual Pageant Held In Hollywood FLMiss Mexico Andrea Meza was crowned Miss Universe at the 69th annual pageant, which was delayed last year due to Covid-19.
FDA Approves Kids 12-15 For Pfizer Vaccine, Some Parents Remain ApprehensiveThe Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine has been approved for use in children 12 to 15. Local experts and some parents are excited for this long-awaited decision to be made while other parents say they need more research to feel comfortable vaccinating their children.
Disney World Adjusts Mask Policy To Reflect CDC UpdatesIn a major moment for Disney parks, and the theme park industry overall, Walt Disney World changed its mask rules for guests following new guidance from the CDC.
Hillsborough County Public Schools Avoid State Takeover With COVID-19 MoneyHillsborough County Schools announced Monday afternoon that it received over $100 million from the state to help with its budget deficit.
What's The Penalty In Forging COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card?COVID-19 vaccine record cards are simple pieces of cardstock, sometimes with handwritten specific. So what's to stop someone from forgoing the shot and forging the little notecard?
Hillsborough County Commission Extends Local State Of EmergencyThe Hillsborough County Commission voted to extend the county’s state of emergency despite the governor’s executive order.
Tampa Bay School Districts Respond To Governor DeSantis' Executive OrderOn Tuesday, school districts in the area made announcements about whether students will be required to wear masks through the rest of the 2020-'21 school year.