Auto Theft Suspects Lead Deputies On Chase In Stolen CarTwo suspected auto thieves were arrested in Town 'N' Country after leading deputies on a chase.
Ad Hoc Gasparilla-Style Events Invade Tampa Bay SaturdayThe Coronavirus pandemic may have sidelined Tampa's annual Gasparilla celebration, but that hasn't stopped an ad hoc celebration from unfolding this weekend in and around the bay waters of Tampa. Local bar owners gear up for a spike in customers over the weekend.
Church Pastor & A Coach Among 79 Arrested In Sex-Trafficking StingWith large events such as WrestleMania, law enforcement sees opportunity. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Department plucked 79 men from the streets for violations related to human trafficking - among those arrested was a church pastor and a girls basketball coach.
Tampa Man Faces DUI Manslaughter Following Fatal AccidentA Tampa man was released from prison Thursday, but faces DUI manslaughter charges after police say he ran over and dragged a motorcyclist in February.
CDC and FDA Recommend Pause On Johnson & Johnson VaccinationsThe CDC says cases of rare and severe blood clots were identified in six women shortly after they all received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
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.
Bay Area Churches Prepare For Easter During PandemicFor many churches, the key to having an Easter service is making sure safety precautions are in place, like enough space to social distance.Bay Area churches are gearing up for an Easter like no other. Last year, many churches were forced to cancel Easter services due to the Coronavirus pandemic, but this year, many are holding unique celebrations.
New Vaccine Site For Military Veterans Open In TampaThe site was previously located at James A. Haley Veterans Hospital but is now at the Yuengling Center on the USF Campus.
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.
Individuals In Hillsborough Age 40 And Older Can Now Schedule COVID-19 Vaccination AppointmentsIndividuals age 40 and older can now make appointments to receive a COVID-19 coronavirus vaccination at Hillsborough County's three public vaccination sites.
Organizers Make Last Minute Preparations Ahead Of Special Olympics Event In TampaIn 2020 the Special Olympics was cancelled because of the pandemic, but this year with safety precautions in place, athletes will come together again.
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.