Researchers Dispel Long-time Lovebug MythsIt’s love bug season and researchers are putting some long-time myths to rest including how they actually effect your paint job.
Hillsborough County Senior Centers Begin To Reopen After PandemicThe last two years, senior centers have been shut down because of the pandemic, with only daily zoom calls keeping community members connected.
DOJ Appeals Ruling Striking Down Mask Mandate for TravelersThe Department of Justice appealed a ruling Wednesday by a Florida Federal judge which struck down masks mandates for travelers, despite advice by the CDC. The decision is causing confusion among people across Tampa Bay.
Experts Say Tampa Bay Needs To Spend $13.4 Billion To Protect From Rising Sea LevelsLocal environmental and economic researchers say the Tampa Bay region will need to spend roughly $13.4 billion to protect against rising sea levels due to climate change.
Madeira Beach Gets First Beach Mat For People With Mobility DifficultiesOn Wednesday, Madeira Beach got its first "MobiMat." It's a mat that will help people with mobility disabilities cross through the sand easily.
Meals On Wheels Of Tampa Now Serving Diabetic And Renal MenusMeals On Wheels of Tampa is now providing diabetic and renal menus to seniors and homebound recipents. 
FDA authorizes second booster of COVID vaccine for ages 50 and overThe Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday it has authorized a new round of the Moderna or Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines.
Tampa Bay Hospitals See Increase In Children With Mental Health IssuesHospitals all over the Tampa Bay Area are seeing an increase in the number of adolescents being admitted for mental health issues and suicidal thoughts.
Tampa Bay Veterans Aiding American Evacuations From UkraineAs Ukraine shifts to a war footing and political tensions rise Wednesday, many are buckling down amid warnings of an invasion from Russia. A Tampa Bay nonprofit group, on the other hand, is working to get Americans and American allies out of the country.
Fire Station In Tampa Bay Area Gets First Mental Health DogHe's the first therapy dog designated to firefighters in the Tampa Bay Area.
Local Organizations React To 15-Week Abortion Ban BillThe bill does not make exceptions for rape or incest, but does make exceptions for fetal abnormalities and to protect the life of the pregnant woman.
Local Hospitals See Spike In Child Hospitalizations From COVID-19Local hospitals are seeing a spike in child hospitalizations from COVID-19 and a record number of patients testing positive.
ZooTampa Releases Manatee After One Year Of RehabilitationEmployees at ZooTampa are working to rehabilitate a record number of manatees and one was released into its native waters Wednesday morning!
Local Blood Drive Organizations In Desperate Need Of DonationsThe American Red Cross and the Association for the Advancement of Blood and Biotherapies released a joint statement on Monday, stating that blood donations are reaching record-breaking lows right now.
Hillsborough County Sees High COVID-19 Testing Demand At New Testing SiteOn Monday, the county opened up a third testing site at the Hillsborough Community College Brandon location, only for it to be closed early because so many people were showing up!