2021 Florida Strawberry Festival Now Open But With COVID-19 PrecautionsStrawberry Festival organizers spent over $600,000 on equipment like disinfecting doors and hand sanitizer stations.
Bay Area Officials Warn About Coronavirus-Related ScamsOfficials say COVID-19 scams can be phone calls or they can happen when someone gets access to your information, like unemployment documents.
New Federal COVID-19 Vaccine Site Opens In TampaOfficials say the FEMA-funded site will only be giving Pfizer vaccines at first, and certain people will be able to get the shot.
Reward Increased In Unsolved Jahlil Lewis Homicide InvestigationNew surveillance video has been released in a Hillsborough County homicide investigation. More than one month after the shooting that left one man dead, police are still searching for leads. Crimestoppers have increased the reward in hope of incentivizing those with information to speak up.
USF Epidemiologists Analyze Prevalence Of COVID-19 Variants In Bay AreaNew variants of COVID-19 are emerging across the globe and is leaving many in Florida curious about which strains have been detected locally. Additionally, will current approved vaccines have the ability to combat the evolving virus?
HCC Receives Award Money For Entrepreneurship TrainingThe Florida Department of Education announced Wednesday that $1.5 million has been awarded to Florida school districts and colleges. The plan is to expand entrepreneurship training for the state's future workforce by 2030.
DeSantis Pushes Election Changes, Doesn't Brief Supervisor Of Elections In Hillsborough CountyGovernor Ron DeSantis says “Florida had the most transparent and efficient election than anyplace in the country in 2020,” yet he wants to make changes. The Supervisor of Elections in Hillsborough County says they haven't been made aware of any such plans.
DeSantis Pushes Election Changes, Doesn't Brief Supervisor Of Elections In Hillsborough CountyGovernor Ron DeSantis says “Florida had the most transparent and efficient election than anyplace in the country in 2020,” yet he wants to make changes. The Supervisor of Elections in Hillsborough County says they haven't been made aware of any such plans.
Tampa Hosts 1 of 4 New Federally Supported Covid Vaccine Sites In FloridaThe new site will be at the Tampa Greyhound Track, where officials say 2,000 vaccines will be administered each day.
Bomb Threat Made Against Hillsborough Schools Thursday Morning Determined To Not Be CredibleParents of children in Hillsborough County Public Schools received an automated message Thursday morning stating an anonymous bomb threat has been made. 
Tampa Bay Community Mourns Loss Of Former Buccaneer, Vincent JacksonSocial media websites are filled with posts all about the former Tampa Bay Buccaneers Wide Receiver, Vincent Jackson.
Florida Man Arrested For Brutally Beating Elderly Woman Walking To Work ThursdayTampa Police have arrested a man accused of violently attacking an elderly woman on Thursday morning. 
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.
Expert Says Tampa Bay Could See Spike In COVID-19 Cases After Super BowlDr. Thomas Unnasch says if there is a spike in COVID-19 cases, we won’t see it for about a month.
Tampa Bar Owners Prepare For Super Bowl WeekendBar owners across the Tampa Bay area are preparing for Super Bowl weekend and the festivities that come with it. The financial impact of the pandemic is top of mind for some owners who say their focus for the weekend is protecting patrons from getting the Coronavirus by enforcing social distancing, mask-wearing, and sanitizing.