Piney Point Reservoir: Engineers Shift Focus To Cleaning Remaining WastewaterManatee County Administrator Dr. Scott Hopes says the flow of water from Piney Point has stopped and companies are preparing to clean the water that remains in the pond.
Concerned For His Children's Safety, Tampa Man Kills NeighborA Tampa man is facing murder charges after shooting his neighbor to death. He tells police it was the result of an ongoing dispute that arose from the now-deceased neighbor allegedly shooting holes in their shared fence.
Evacuation Ordered For Piney Point Area, DeSantis Orders State Of EmergencyGovernor Ron DeSantis has declared a state of emergency for the Tampa-area reservoir that officials suggest could cause structural collapse at any time, forcing many to evacuate on Easter Sunday.
Florida Covid Vaccine Eligibility Now Available To Residents Age 40 And OlderAs of Monday, people ages 40 and older in Florida are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, and officials say they are increasing the amount of doses available at the federal vaccine site in Tampa.
Hillsborough County Schools Face $100 Million DeficitThe superintendent and school board members held a meeting Thursday morning going over the budget and how they plan to fix it.
FL Organizations Respond To Biden's Calls For Federal Gun Control Following Boulder & Atlanta Mass ShootingsPresident Joe Biden is calling for action on gun control efforts three days after a shooting in Boulder, Colorado that left ten people dead.
Motorcyclist Struck By Train After Attempting To Beat Gates At CrossingA motorcyclist in Tampa is in the hospital Wednesday morning after unsuccessfully trying to beat descending gates at a railroad crossing.
Floridians Ages 50 And Older Now Eligible To Receive COVID-19 VaccineMonday was the first day Floridians 50 and older are able to receive the Coronavirus vaccine.
Dashcam Footage Shows A Hit-And-Run Late Friday Evening In Ballast PointTampa Police are searching for a hit-and-run suspect that occurred late Friday evening on Gandy Boulevard.
Governor DeSantis Expands Vaccine Eligibility To 50 And Older On MondayGovernor Ron DeSantis announced starting Monday, people ages 50 and up will be able to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, and soon after, it’ll be opened up to everyone.
Tampa Gang Member Pleads Guilty, Faces Up To 15 Years In PrisonA Tampa gang member faces up to fifteen years in prison after attempting to illegally obtain a firearm.
Floridians Age 60 And Older Are Now Able To Receive COVID-19 VaccineMore Floridians are now eligible to get the Coronavirus vaccine, after Governor Ron DeSantis issued an executive order allowing people 60 and up to get vaccinated starting Monday.
Tampa Shooting: New Footage Released Of 3 SuspectsNew surveillance footage was released Monday morning of three suspects allegedly involved in a Tampa shooting. Police are asking for tips in their investigation to help locate the suspects.
USF Awarded For Focusing On Support Of Minority-Owned BusinessesIt’s been four years since the University of South Florida launched a program focusing local minority-owned businesses. As one of the largest economic drivers in this region USF is now being recognized nationally for their attention to detail on those businesses.
Master Police Officer Madsen Awarded Police Purple Shield & Medal Of Honor PosthumouslyTampa's mayor and police chief revealed Thursday in a press conference that Jesse Madsen, the Tampa Master Police Officer killed in the line of duty on Tuesday had swerved into the path of the wrong-way driver to protect potential victims.