Holidays

Valentines Day First Date Ideas

Believe it or not, some people will be having their actual first date on Valentines Day. This fact could seem to put a lot of pressure on someone to try and make this the best or most romantic first date ever. But Bustle.com says you shouldn't try too hard. Just keep in mind that it…

Valentine's For Pets

Valentine's Day may be best known as a holiday for sweethearts, but for many pet owners it's also a day to say "I love you" to the furry friends that make our lives better every day. In fact, a recent study by Purina shows that 13% of pet owners in a relationship would rather spend…

Should Election Day Be A National Holiday?

Would you be more likely to vote if Election Day were a national holiday? That's the question that is again being posed in the senate. There is currently a movement to make Election Day in America a national holiday. And this isn’t a new movement either, but it is getting new attention today. It has…

The Sant' Yago Knight Parade

The Krewe of the Knights of Sant' Yago night parade is coming up this week! A family favorite event every year, The Knight Parade follows Tampa's annual Gasparilla celebration. The Krewe of the Knights of Sant' Yago has hosted this every year since 1974 and it is considered the largest of its kind in the Southeast.…

Valentine Gifts

Valentines Day is coming soon. Its a chance to initiate romance with perhaps someone new, or a time for reminding your long time partner that you love and desire them as much as ever. Of course the usual fare is a bouquet of flowers, a box of chocolates and a beautiful romantic card that exudes…

Where To Recycle Your Christmas Tree

The holidays are over, now what do you do with your dead Christmas tree carcass? Bay News 9 has listed a number of Christmas tree "recycling" programs for you to dispose of your tree. Click HERE and then scroll through the various counties and locations.  

New Year's Eve Fireworks Safety Tips

One Tampa Bay Area fireworks retailer is stressing safety this New Year's Eve. Phantom Fireworks in Tampa has published safety tips and guidelines on their website. They are well-worth checking out. Go to fireworks.com. Have a safe New Year's Eve... and remember, "What Go's Up Must Come Down". Please don't shoot bullets into the air.…