This Weekend Is The Best Time To View The Orionid Meteor Shower

Stargazers, this weekend you'll get a treat with the best viewing opportunity for the Orionid Meteor Shower. Space.com says it's actually going on through October 29th, but this weekend will be the peak viewing time especially with the current phase of the moon. (They say both Saturday & Sunday overnight at around 2am is optimal.)…

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…

Updated Plans For The Howard Frankland Bridge

There has been a big update on what we can expect when the Howard Frankland Bridge that connects Hillsborough and Pinellas counties gets its makeover. The Tampa Bay Times Reports that, among other things, the FDOT announced yesterday that instead of just being the 6-lanes announced earlier this year, instead the new plans include 8…

UPDATE: The Latest On Post Hurricane Irma Repairs

Here's the latest on the clean up after Hurricane Irma, as of Friday, 6/15 at 6am. And for information on FEMA, scams/fraud, specific Tampa Bay area county updates, Red Cross & more, click HERE. FLORIDA TOLL ROADS: (As of 6am Friday 9/15): Tolls are still suspended & there's no word yet on when they'll start collecting…