Proposed Changes To Start Times For Hillsborough County Schools

Next week is the week that Hillsborough County Schools will vote on the proposed changes to the start times for schools across the district. There are a few reasons for the move. According to ABC Action News, among other things, the superintendent says the current start times don't allow the buses enough time to get…

UPDATE: The Latest On Hurricane Irma Recovery In Tampa Bay

Here's the latest on the clean up after Hurricane Irma: SCHOOLS: (as of 6am Wednesday 9/13): Closed all week: Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Sarasota, Manatee, Polk & Hernando Counties will be closed until Monday, 9/18. ***Please check your individual school district's website to confirm closures & get updates.*** TRAFFIC LIGHTS: As a reminder, if traffic lights…

Tampa Bay Area Schools' Plans For Monday's Solar Eclipse

Ahead of Monday's solar eclipse, a couple of Tampa Bay area school districts are emphasizing just how dangerous the directly viewing the solar eclipse can be to your vision--and, as a result, they're making plans to help everyone stay safe. HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY SCHOOLS plans to have some outdoor viewing activities using proper safety precautions, plus…

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…