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Which Cars Do Tampa Area Drivers Hold Onto?

It isn't a difficult guess if you just look around at any traffic light. In fact its quite obvious that Tampa Bay loves their Toyotas. They are literally everywhere! And according to an analysis by iSeeCars, the top cars that our local drivers hold on to for 15 years or longer are almost exclusively Toyotas.…

Dog That Spent Over 2 Years In Shelter Finally Adopted

Congratulations to the Manatee Co Animal Shelter for being so determined to find this beautiful American Staffordshire Terrier mix a loving family. Thanks to them, she is heading to her forever home with a new family. Looks like she is going to have a great 2019! Thank God for services like the Friends of Manatee…

Kia To Announce Yet Another Recall

Back in September we alerted you here to problems Kia was having with vehicle explosions. And now it seems they are having problem yet again. According to ABC Action News, Kia plans to recall tens of thousands of both cars and SUV's. The recall plan was dated January 11th and calls for inspections to determine…

Tampa Bay Gas Prices Up Overnight!

We all had a short thrill when the cost of gasoline dropped under the $2.00 mark this past week. But I hope you filled up then, because as predicted those prices did not last. The price per gallon jumped 9 cents a gallon overnight here in Tampa Bay and an average of 5 cents per…

Wawa To Hire 1000 Employees in Florida

Its the beginning of the year and if you're in  need of a job, you are in luck. As reported by ABC Action News, Wawa announced it is holding hiring events at Florida stores today (Wednesday January 16th) with a goal of adding up to 1,000 employees. All 160 Wawa stores in the state are hiring…

Some Good News For Dog And Beth Chapman

We have all been following Dog & Beth's bounty hunting for the past 10 years or more. And of late, we have been following a more personal and sad story regarding Beth and her fight with throat cancer. While her diagnosis isn't good, the Chapman's have found some good news to promote. Seems they are…

Tampa Bride Charged $500 For Asking About A Limo Charge

A Tampa Bay bride was charged $500 just for asking about a limo charge. Nancy Jennings discovered the new charge on her credit card, three months after she used a limo service for her wedding day. WFLA NewsChannel 8 reports that Jennings used a limousine through Barnes Professional Limousine Service. Jennings says she was quoted…

Do You Use Oral-B Dental Floss?

Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty ImagesIf we are doing what our dentist recommends for us to do, we are all brushing and flossing our teeth daily. That's a good thing, right? Well, maybe not. If you are using the Oral-B Glide floss you may want to read this story. A new study says Oral-B floss…

Do You Shower TOO Much?

I'm sure the majority of us shower daily while some folks shower more than once a day. It makes us feel good, plus its often times relaxing to get into a hot steamy shower or take a long soak in the tub at the end of a hard day. But, is it good for you?…

Al Pacino Set To Make TV Series Debut In "The Hunt"

Al Pacino is nearing a deal to make his episodic television debut. He’s committing to a 10-episode season of Amazon’s "The Hunt", about a diverse band of Nazi hunters. Pacino’s deal should be done this week and he’ll become the latest movie star to line up for a series. Pacino is repped by CAA talent…