It's Time For The Florida Back To School Sales Tax Holiday

This weekend is the weekend to save some extra money with the annual Florida Back To School Sales Tax Holiday. It's designed to give parents buying school supplies a little break, but EVERYBODY can take advantage of the savings. It is going on now through this Sunday, August 6th at midnight. Click HERE to print…

STUDY: Going To The Beach Is Good For Your Health

It's official--there's now a study out that proves what we here in the Sunshine State have known for a while--going to the beach is good for you! According to the The Sun  some studies out of the U.S. and Britain have found that the more time you spend at the beach, enjoying the sun and…

A New Look For Your Driver's License Is Coming

Florida is giving its driver's licenses a face lift! The new license and ID cards are designed to increase fraud protection. The front has a pastel-colored Florida state seal and a large orange “FL” over a stark white base. On the back of the card there is an image of the state of Florida with ocean…

Heat Partly To Blame For Alligator Attacks In SW Florida

Turns out that we're not the only ones that get cranky from the heat. The Florida Wildlife Commission says that the high temps are partly why even alligators seem a bit more agitated lately & may even be some of the reason why there have been a recent string of gator attacks in Southwest Florida.…

Florida Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

It's a time of year I definitely don't look forward to. If you've browsed through any number of stores the past couple of weeks, it is evident that the time of summer that many of us dread is creeping up on us--Back To School supply shopping.  The Street says it turns out that many parents are…

UPDATE: The Latest On The Tampa Bay Area Sinkhole

Here's the latest on the sinkhole that opened up in the Tampa Bay area last week. Being called the largest in 30 years in Pasco County, the sinkhole in Land O' Lakes has reportedly stopped expanding at 250 long by 50 feet deep. That's according to the Pasco County Government Facebook page that says that…