Clearwater Native Shares Bootcamp Experience While Climbing Military RanksA Clearwater native following in the footsteps of his grandfathers shares his experience of Navy bootcamp.
Sex Trafficking Bust During Super Bowl Week In Tampa Results In Record ArrestsSuper Bowl LV in Tampa brought something much darker than fans to the Bay Area. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office seized the opportunity and made a record number of arrests during the Super Bowl week, as well as the recovery of six individuals believed to be victims of human trafficking.
St. Pete Flower Shop Gets Much Needed Financial Boost Valentine's Day WeekendAs the pandemic continues, many local businesses still struggle to make ends meet, but this week, flower shops are getting a financial boost thanks to Valentine’s Day.
Expert Says Tampa Bay Could See Spike In COVID-19 Cases After Super BowlWe are hearing from a local public health expert on how Super Bowl celebrations could impact COVID-19 cases. Dr. Thomas Unnasch says if there is a spike in COVID-19 cases, we won’t see it for about a month.
Bucs Fan Inappropriately Grabbed Woman During Super Bowl CelebrationOne fan participating in the celebration following the Buccaneers stunning Super Bowl LV win on Sunday could not keep his hands to himself. Now, Tampa Police are asking the public to help identify this man.
'It has made us a better city', Tampa Celebrates Super Bowl Win With Boat ParadeOn Wednesday, Tampa Bay celebrated the Buccaneers Super Bowl LV win with a boat parade! Players and team members were cheered on along Tampa’s Riverwalk.
ADORABLE: Super Bowl LV As Explained By A 5-Year-Old Vacationing In Tampa Bay AreaFans across Tampa Bay continued celebrations well past the stunning win over the Kansas City Chiefs. CW44 caught up with one little football fan to get her take on Super Bowl LV.
Super Bowl Clean-Up Underway In Downtown TampaOver the next several days, members of the NFL Environmental Department will be working with local organizations to clean up Super Bowl materials, while also trying to reduce waste.
Doctors and Tampa Police Urge People To Wear Masks During Super BowlLocal law enforcement and doctors are asking people to wear masks and avoid large gatherings.
'It’s An Explosion. It’s Just A Football Explosion.' Bucs Fan Talks Super Bowl LV And Why It Came At The Perfect TimeIf you've been in Downtown Tampa in the last 24 hours, you know exactly what we mean when we say it's nothing like we've seen in a long while! CW44 spoke to one local that was swept up by the experience.
Security Level Of Super Bowl 55 In Tampa Is One Step Below The InaugurationWith Super Bowl 55 just a few days away federal and local security measures being put in place before The Big Game on Sunday.
NFL Works With Organization To Give Free Meals To Struggling FamiliesMany struggling families in the Tampa Bay Area now have dinner for the next couple of days. Thursday, the NFL and a non-profit called Feeding Tampa Bay passed out nearly 2,000 meals to those in need.
One Service Industry Not Seeing The Lift They Expected From Super BowlDespite Super Bowl 55 driving traffic into the Bay Area, luxury transportation services say they're not seeing the numbers they had anticipated over the last few months. One local business owner says that lack of traffic has taken a large chunk of his business.
Tampa Bay Law Enforcement Explains Safety Plan For Super Bowl WeekendLocal law enforcement agencies all over Tampa Bay are preparing for Super Bowl weekend by increasing police presence and making sure teams know what they will be patrolling.
Dept. of Homeland Security Warns Of Counterfeit Super Bowl ProductsThe Department of Homeland Security Investigations is increasing its efforts this week to find vendors selling counterfeit Super Bowl merchandise. Last year the department seized $123 million worth of counterfeit sports items.
'Something Could Go South Really, Really Quick.' Bucs Coaches Talk Super Bowl AnticipationsSuper Bowl opening week is finally here and fans from across the country are converging upon the Tampa Bay Area. Tampa Bay Buccaneers coaches give us a first glimpse into Super Bowl 55.
COVID-19 Vaccine Locator Website Launches In FloridaIf you’re having difficulty locating a COVID-19 vaccine for yourself or a loved one in the the state of Florida, look no further. The Florida Department of Health have rolled out a COVID-19 vaccine locator website to help residents find sites with available supplies.
Volunteer For A Chance To Win A Ticket To Super Bowl 55 In TampaIf you're reading this in the Tampa Bay Area, you have a shot at winning a ticket to Super Bowl 55. The NFL and Super Bowl officials have partnered with a local food rescue organization to offer a trip to the big gme, but more importantly - getting locals involved in the fight against food insecurity.
Polk County Sheriff's Office Arrests 10 For Stealing CARES Act MoneyTen people are now in the Polk County Jail, after Sheriff Grady Judd says they stole money from the Polk County CARES Act Fund, which is used to help residents struggling to pay rent, utilities and other housing costs because of the pandemic.
Look Inside The Setup Of Super Bowl 55Take a look inside Raymond James Stadium as crews prepare for Super Bowl 55. NFL officials tell CW44 News At 10 that they've made safety a top priority - but not to worry - it will not compromise the fun.
Tampa Bay Area Medical Workers Surprised With Tickets To Super Bowl 55The NFL surprised some medical workers in Sarasota, Friday with tickets to the Super Bowl in Tampa!
Super Bowl Experience Officially Open In TampaOrganizers are making last-minute preparations for the Super Bowl Experience that starts Friday. They're also asking people to follow the health protocols they have in place to keep everyone safe from COVID-19.
St. Petersburg Mayor At Stand-Still With Tampa Bay Rays Over Stadium PlansSt. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman says the city and the Tampa Bay Rays remain at a stand-still. Right now, the team and the city are disagreeing on ownership of the land Tropicana Field sits on and the future development of the property.
Bay Area Political Leaders React To Super Bowl Plans Amid The PandemicMonday morning, leaders from all over the Tampa Bay Area joined together to talk about Super Bowl plans over the next two weeks and how to keep everyone safe during the pandemic.