Upcoming truck restrictions for 21st and 22nd Street Project

Upcoming truck restrictions for 21st and 22nd Street Project NEW DESIGNATED TRUCK ROUTE RESTRICTIONS On: North 21st and North 22nd Streets From: State Road 60 (Adamo Drive) To: State Road 600 (Hillsborough Avenue) The City of Tampa (City) intends to RESTRICT

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Thanksgiving shopping: A family affair

Thanksgiving shopping: A family affair Thanksgiving shopping frenzy: A family affair (Photo: WTSP) This Thanksgiving, many shoppers are on the hunt for that hot holiday toy. But, while they’re at it, they’re making the frenzy a fun family affair. The

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Family honors grandpa with poinsettias

Family honors grandpa with poinsettias Despite his passing, the family of Bill Orban will maintain his tradition of growing and selling poinsettias in Bradenton. WTSP photo Tyler Orban isn’t really a big fan of the color red. Ironic, since his

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City of Tampa Chosen to Host National League of Cities (NLC) 2020 Annual Conference

City of Tampa Chosen to Host National League of Cities (NLC) 2020 Annual Conference The City of Tampa was chosen host the National League of Cities Annual Conference in 2020 during last week’s annual conference in Pittsburgh, PA. During the

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Firefighters show some skin in calendar

Firefighters show some skin in calendar Lakeland firefighters Jay Rivera and Anthony Lobascio share the March page together.  LAKELAND, Fla. (WTSP) — The firefighters at the Lakeland Fire Department are showing some skin to show their support for a good cause. The

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Free holiday concert at Citrus Park Mall

Free holiday concert at Citrus Park Mall Conductor Michael Francis (Photo: floridaorchestra.org) TAMPA — The holiday shopping season will get a musical lift as The Florida Orchestra will perform a concert at a bay area mall. A selection of festive

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Holiday Safety Shopping Tips

Holiday Safety Shopping Tips [unable to retrieve full-text content] Featured:  News Group:  News Tampa Police Published at Fri, 18 Nov 2016 21:00:21 +0000

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Excessive force victim speaks out

Excessive force victim speaks out Excessive force victim speaks out (Photo: WTSP) PINELLAS COUNTY, FL — Paige Taylor will never forget March 25th, 2016. “I didn’t know what was going to happen that day,” she said. “I was just like…what

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Suspicious death in Pinellas Park

Suspicious death in Pinellas Park (Photo: WTSP) PINELLAS PARK, Fla. — Pinellas Park Police is investigating a suspicious death behind the Shoppes at Park Place located at 7310 U.S. Highway 19 N. We will keep you updated once more information becomes

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Green Key Park closed while search…

Green Key Park closed while search… Police lights generic, file photo. (Photo: iStock, Getty Images) PASCO COUNTY, Fla. — The forensic team at USF will be continuing the search for a body at Green Key Park on Saturday around 9

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Police investigate child hanging at dayc

Police investigate child hanging at dayc The Minneapolis daycare where a 1-year-old boy was hanged by the child care provider.  (Photo: Adrienne Broaddus, KARE) MINNEAPOLIS – Minneapolis Police are investigating what they call the hanging of a child at a

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Curtis Hixon Transforms into Winter Village Presented by USAmeriBank

Curtis Hixon Transforms into Winter Village Presented by USAmeriBank Curtis Hixon Transforms into Winter Village Presented by USAmeriBank Ice rink, holiday shops, and waterfront cafe kicks-off the holidays in Downtown Tampa WHAT: Ribbon Cutting for 2016 Winter Village at Curtis

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WATCH: Video released of Ybor melee

WATCH: Video released of Ybor melee TPD is searching for the driver of the vehicle seen crashing into ‘The Bad Monkey” bar in Ybor City on November 15. (Photo: Tampa Police Department via YouTube) TAMPA — Tampa Police released surveillance

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Tampa Police Investigating Pedestrian Crash Involving Child

Tampa Police Investigating Pedestrian Crash Involving Child DATE/TIME: November 15, 2016 at 7:10 a.m.  LOCATION: Florida Avenue and Hollywood Street  PEDESTRIAN: Vanessa Marquez, DOB: 2/4/2008  DETAILS:  Tampa Police officers responded to a crash involving an 8-year-old pedestrian on November 15.

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The truth about nutrition labels

The truth about nutrition labels Magnifier highlighting Nutrition Facts of Foods (Photo: ThinkStock)  (Photo: chyenchyen) WASHINGTON (WUSA9) – – If you want to know what’s in your food, nutritionists recommend looking beyond the nutrition panel. Actually, they recommend looking below

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Temporary Lane Closures along Brorein Street for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements

Temporary Lane Closures along Brorein Street for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Temporary Lane Closures along Brorein Street for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements  A portion of the Brorein Street between Jefferson Street and Morgan Street will be partially closed beginning on

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Federal judge wants to know why Florida hasn’t registered 25,000 people who applied to vote

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A federal judge wants to know why nearly 25,000 people who’ve applied to vote haven’t been registered in Florida. U.S. District Judge Mark Walker has asked state election officials to tell him during a Friday hearing about

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Florida voters reject misleading referendum that sought to tax solar energy

Voters in Florida rejected Amendment 1 yesterday, a referendum that, on its face, seemed designed to expand solar power use, but, in reality, sanctioned Florida’s utility companies to levy fees on solar power users, even when the solar panels were

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Homicide Investigation at 2317 N. Nebraska Ave

Homicide Investigation at 2317 N. Nebraska Ave At approximately 7 pm tonight, Tampa Police responded to 2317 N. Nebraska Av. in reference to a call of a man down. Police arrived and found an adult male subject unconscious and with

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Hernando students face minor burns…

Hernando students face minor burns… Hernando County school bus incident on Thursday, Nov. 10. (Photo: Hernando County schools) HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. — 35 Hernando County students had to be evacuated from a school bus on Thursday following a hot fluid

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Celebs tweet their election reactions

Celebs tweet their election reactions As one of the most historic election nights winds down, celebrities take to their Twitter accounts to vent, praise and react to the new President-elect Donald Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton.  Tweet us with your

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ICYMI – Forbes highlighted why Jeff Vinik and Bill Gates are investing in Tampa.

ICYMI – Forbes highlighted why Jeff Vinik and Bill Gates are investing in Tampa. Mayor Buckhorn added: “Tampa leading the state in job creation three out of the last five years is just one reason investors and visionaries like Jeff

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