Florida Most Dangerous For Pedestrians

The Tampa Bay area (and seven other metro areas) is among the top 10 most dangerous places in American to walk. That is according to a study released on on Jan. 23rd by the advocacy group Smart Growth America. The Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater area had 900 pedestrian deaths from 2008 to 2017, the new report says.…

Busch Gardens Food And Wine Festival Concert Series 2019

It's that time again for Busch Gardens Food and Wine Festival Concert Series - concerts are included with the price of admission. Here's the 2019 line-up March 16th - Daughtry March 17th - The Band Perry March 23rd - 3 Doors Down March 24th - Fred Eaglesmith, Kathleen Edwards and Blue Rodeo March 30th -…

10 Most Stressed Out Cities

Where you live can have a big impact on your stress-level, according to a new study published by the job-finder site Zippia. So, what are the 10 most stressed-out cities in America? Researchers looked at average commutes, unemployment, work hours and other factors in every U.S. city with at least 100,000 people... all 306 of…

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.…

Wet Weather Will Be Moving In

Are you ready for another change in our Tampa Bay area weather? Unfortunately it may put a damper on some of your weekend plans. The National Weather Service out of Ruskin, Florida has produced some meteorology guidance that is pointing to shower activity that will move into the area by late Friday. The wet weather…

Busch Gardens 60th Anniversary Means "Free Beer"!

The new year brings free beer back to Busch Gardens as part of the theme park’s 60th anniversary celebration with a Year Of Beer in 2019! At Garden Gate Café or Serengeti Overlook Pub, guests age 21 and older can enjoy two complimentary samples during each park visit in 2019, going back the park’s roots…

Tampa Bay Mini Doughnut Factory Closes

Sad news for Tampa-Area doughnut lovers. The year 2018 had one last cruel thing to throw at us before closing out. Tampa Bay Business Journal reports that the Mini Doughnut Factory has closed both of its locations in Tampa and St. Pete. A message on the company's website confirms the news: "We doughnut want to…

Abandoned Boats Around Tampa Bay

Being a resident of the Tampa Bay area its easy to see all of the boats moored in our harbors and waterways. Who owned these boats? Are they abandoned? This ABC Action News video from 2016 proves that nothing is being done about this. And this story just covers the abandoned boats. Who owns the…

Play in the snow in St. Petersburg at Snow Blast (VIDEO)

Looking for some fun entertainment during the Christmas holidays? How about a good old fashioned snow ball fight or some snow sledding? Think it can't happen here in the Tampa Bay area? Well think again! Snow has made its way here to Florida. The Tyrone Square Mall has been turned into a winter wonderland. Inside…