Rising Drug Costs In Florida Threaten Bay Area Independent PharmaciesIn Tampa Bay, there are close to 100 independent pharmacists that are at risk of shutting down because of lack of drug pricing regulations. Independent pharmacies are worried that this will cause pharmacy deserts and hundreds of millions of dollars in losses in Florida's economy.
Clearwater Business Helps Struggling Small Businesses Affected By COVIDSmall businesses are becoming a big focus as the pandemic is causing a tremendous strain on local small businesses. Some new statistics show that many won’t survive. A movement is happening right here in Tampa Bay aimed at helping revive those struggling businesses.
Florida Bars Reopened Monday: Not Soon Enough For Some Struggling OwnersFlorida bar owners were able to reopen their businesses Monday after an amendment to the state’s Executive Order was lifted. Bars can reopen at 50% capacity as long as they follow social distancing and Covid-prevention rules.
UPDATE: 4 Victims In Overnight Shooting At Club 1828 In TampaTampa Police arrested three people early Sunday morning for their suspected involvement in a shooting at a club in the Ybor City neighborhood of Tampa.
DEVELOPING STORY: Woman's Body Found In Waters Of Old Tampa BayA deceased woman's body was recovered from the water in Old Tampa Bay on Saturday evening.
Alleged Tampa Gang Leader Sentenced To More Than 23 Years In PrisonA Tampa gang leader will be spending the next 23 years in prison following a sentencing announcement on Friday.
Sex Offender Found Guilty, Attempted Luring 14 YO Orlando Girl Into SexA previously convicted sexual predator in Florida has been found guilty in a separate incident, again attempting to entice a minor to engage in sexual activity.
Palm Harbor Man Arrested For Shooting His Brother Following An ArgumentDetectives with the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office have arrested a Crystal Beach man for attempted murder. The victim is the suspect's brother.
2 Bay Area Districts Receive Financial Awards To Improve School SafetyThe state of Florida recently announced funding of School Violence Prevention Program across multiple counties in Florida. Two Tampa Bay area counties made that list.
9/11: HCSO Employees Share Their Stories As First Responders That DayThere were ceremonies and moments of silence across Tampa Bay Friday as many paid respects, remembering 9/11. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Department paid tribute to those who lost their lives on that day and to people in our own community who saved countless others.
2 Correctional Officers Charged With Burglary & Battery In Winter HavenThe Winter Haven Police Department are searching for two Hardee County Correctional Officers that have been charged with Burglary and Battery in an altercation inside of a Winter Haven apartment.
Tampa Police Searching For Man That Robbed McDonald's In Hyde ParkTampa police are searching for the suspect that brazenly robbed a McDonald's in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Tampa.
Retired Clearwater Officer Arrested For Molestation Of A 12-Year-OldA retired Clearwater police officer has been arrested and suspected of Lewd and Lascivious Molestation of a young girl that occurred over the course of two years.
Pasco Resumes Free Rapid HIV And Hepatitis C Testing For ResidentsPasco County is offering free rapid HIV and hepatitis C testing on Wednesdays and Thursdays beginning immediately by appointment only.
Local Musicians Team Up To Produce A Music Video To Bolster Voting In 2020With the 2020 election less than two months away, it's sure to nothing short of historic. A group of local musicians and artists lended their talents to a locally produced music video to inspire the battleground state of Florida to vote.