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250 New Words Added To The Dictionary

Time for new words in the dictionary 2017 front — to assume a fake or false personality to conceal one's true identity and character froyo — frozen yogurt pregame — to begin drinking alcohol before an event or activity (such as a party or a night out) ransomware — malware that requires the victim to pay a ransom…

People Dumping Cable TV At A Faster Pace Than Expected

Bad news for cable companies: cord cutting is accelerating at a fast pace. 56.6 million US consumers will go without cable TV this year. I get my cable in a bundle and the options are frustrating, because there aren't any options. I have to buy TV, phone and internet in the bundle even though we…

Duke Energy Tells Customers To Ignore High Estimated Bills

It was all hands on deck for restoration at Duke Energy. The employees who are in charge of reading actual meters were not able to do so. People started getting estimated bills as high as triple their regular rates. Duke Energy is now telling customers who receive those high bills to just ignore them. The…

Winn-Dixie To Hand Out 40 Pound Boxes Of Ice Tomorrow

Winn Dixie will be handing out 40 pound boxes of ice Saturday morning at these locations St Petersburg -  Winn Dixie at 2139 34th N. at 11am -families can pick up one 40-pound box of ice. Tampa Winn Dixie at 805 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 11am - families can pick up one 40…

Depeche Mode Concert Cancelled

Depeche Mode was schedule to play at the Mid Florida Credit Ampitheatre Sept 13th, Wednesday night. Due to Hurricane Irma, there was some damage to the Amp and they can't get it cleaned up in time for the show. Depeche Mode cancelled for Wednesday night and ticket refunds are available to all ticket holders.

Power Out: Here's Where To Get Food In Your Town

I went into WaWa for coffee and Publix this morning to grab a salad for lunch and it made me happy. We all just went through one of the most stressful weeks you could imagine and now Irma is gone. Thank goodness we were spared the worst, but lots of us still do not have…