Hillsborough Schools Begin August 24, e-Learning Only For First 4 WeeksAfter a 5 hour Special Board Meeting today, it was voted that Hillsborough County Public Schools would delay the Reopening Plan that was passed 2 weeks ago. Hillsborough County Public Schools will still begin August 24th, but e-Learning will be for at least the first 4 weeks.
2020 Back-To-School Florida Sales Tax Holiday Is This WeekendThis weekend is Florida's annual tax free weekend for back to school bargains technology may be the hot ticket item, as many students across the state are returning to classes remotely.
Job Fair: Raymond James Stadium Hosting The Event On August 22Raymond James Stadium, home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Tampa, Florida is hosting a job fair ahead of the upcoming NFL football season.
Porn Interrupts Zoom Hearing Of Alleged Tampa Twitter 'Bit-Con' HackerThe Tampa teen accused of the 'Bit-Con' hack was arraigned this morning in a Hillsborough County courtroom via Zoom meeting which was open to the public.
How Do You Compare? Hillsborough Cty. Releases New Health Equity ReportThe profile highlights avoidable differences in health outcomes or health inequities among residents of Hillsborough County.
2020 Primary Election Early Voting Now Open Through August 16 In Hillsborough CountyYesterday was the first day of Early Voting in the 2020 Primary Election in Hillsborough County, Florida.
Florida Man Arrested With Gun In One Hand, Beer In The OtherA Florida man in Wimauma was arrested on Saturday, August 1, 2020 after reports that he was waving a firearm at citizens while walking down the road.
Tampa Area Shooting Spree Suspect Arrested, Additional Victims IdentifiedThe Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office has identified additional victims in a shooting investigation that spanned multiple areas in Tampa and Hillsborough County on Thursday night, July 30.
BREAKING: Shooting Spree Suspect Injures 2, Officer In TampaTampa Police have an adult male in custody after he shot an officer. The officer sustained non-life threatening injuries and has been transported to the hospital.
2-Alarm Residential Fire In Valrico Area, 1 Firefighter InjuredHillsborough County Fire Rescue responded to a residential fire of a large 2-story in the Valrico area late this afternoon. Firefighters arrived on the scene in the 3300 block of Little Rd. just before 4pm to find flames shooting through the roof of the more than 5,000 square foot structure.
Carrollwood Resident Bit By Bat With RabiesA woman walking around her neighborhood at night saw a bat on the sidewalk and decided to pick it up. The bat bit her finger during the process. She brought the bat to the Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County and it was tested for rabies. The bat tested positive and the woman is now receiving rabies prophylaxis.
Preparing For Hurricanes: Hillsborough County Supplies Free Pet 'Go-Bag' To ResidentsNow is the time to make plans to prepare for the possibility of a tropical storm or hurricane. For people with pets, that requires some extra work.
Hillsborough County EPG: Trending In Right Direction, But Long Way to GoLocal COVID-19 coronavirus data presented to the Hillsborough County Emergency Policy Group today showed encouraging trends in some measurements for the first time in a few weeks.
Logic & Accuracy Test Conducted On Hillsborough County's Election EquipmentThe Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections Craig Latimer and his team were busy Friday conducting a Logic & Accuracy test on the election equipment that will be used for the 2020 Primary Election on August 18, 2020, and early voting in Hillsborough County which is open August 3, 2020 through August 16, 2020.
Preparing For Hurricanes During COVID-19Preparing for hurricane looks a little different this year as COVID-19 continues to spread in the community. CW44's, Price McKeon spoke with Hillsborough County officials who help remind residents how to stay prepared for a hurricane while in the middle of a pandemic.