Hillsborough County Opens New Free Testing Site In Town N CountryHillsborough County Opening New Test Site in Town N Country New test site offers evening and weekend hours. Residents must make appointment at (888) 513-6321
Deputies Locate Sam's Club Robbery Suspect, In Another Jail For Another CrimeA Polk County man is behind bars and facing robbery charges for stealing tens of thousands of dollars from a Sam's Club in Brandon. At this time, Hickman was already in jail in Polk County for an incident that occurred within the Bartow Police Department's jurisdiction.
Hillsborough Enters Phase 2 County's R3 Program: Includes Help For Small BusinessSmall business owners throughout Hillsborough County who were forced to close by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic will be able to apply for more than $100 million in relief money on Monday, July 13, as the County’s Rapid Response Recovery Program (R3) enters application Phase 2.
Hillsborough County Is Distributing Free Reusable Face Masks Via 10 LibrariesBeginning today, you can obtain a free reusable face covering at 10 library locations throughout Hillsborough County.
Hillsborough Schools to Require Face Coverings as Schools Set to Reopen August 10Students, staff and visitors will be required to wear face coverings at Hillsborough County Schools when classes resume August 10.
Florida Hospital Group To Resume Stricter Visitation Rules and Delaying Some ProceduresSome Tampa Bay region hospitals are choosing to resume stricter visitation rules amid the large spike in COVID-19 cases. One hospital group that we spoke to is HCA Healthcare Centers across the state of Florida, which have begun delaying certain in-patient surgeries and procedures in an attempt to increase bed capacity.
Watch: Mike Merrill's Final Interview As Hillsborough County AdministratorMike Merrill commits his final on-camera interview as Hillsborough County's Administrator to CW44 News News At 10. He's spent the last 10 years in Hillsborough's top job, and more than three decades working for the county.
First Charges Filed Against Tampa Looters: 11 Defendants, 15 Felony CrimesThe State Attorney’s Office declined to prosecute 67 people arrested while peacefully protesting. The felony charges announced today apply to a different category of people: criminals who chose to take advantage of protests to commit crimes and inflict harm.
First Look At Belmont Elementary School, Hillsborough's $23M FacilityHillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS) is due to open a $23M elementary school facility this Fall in Sun City Center. CW44's Price McKeon was granted a first look tour of Belmont Elementary School, shortened to "BEST" which includes their mascot, Tigers.
Hillsborough Cty.: COVID-19 Numbers Up, More Testing Sites And MoreThe majority of COVID-19 fatalities in Hillsborough County are residents who were more than 65 years old. Residents who live in a senior care facility are at high risk for severe illness related to the virus, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Hillsborough Sees Highest Spike in COVID-19 Cases In 24 Hr. PeriodOne of the most troubling reports presented in the meeting was in a statement from the county: The highest percentages of positive results in the last two weeks has been from people under the age of 35.
Hillsborough Cty. COVID-19 Cases Increasing: Need To Return To BasicsHillsborough County has surpassed 3,000 COVID-19 cases according to the State Health Department. The John Antapasis, Coordinator for Tampa's Emergency Management says it's important to get back to the basics to prevent the spread of Coronavirus.
Hillsborough Cty Opens New COVID-19 Testing Site, Night And Weekend HoursHillsborough County and health care partners opened an additional free testing site in Brandon with weekend and evening hours.
WATCH: Latest In Hillsborough County Phase 2 ReopeningsAs of June 5, Gov. Ron DeSantis’ full Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step Plan for Florida’s Recovery are in effect.
Latest COVID-19 Updates In Hillsborough CountyWatch the video for major updates and key points discussed at the meeting.