Tampa Bay Area Beach Named "America's Best"

There is a new king of all beaches in the U.S. and it's in the Tampa Bay area! USA Today reports that Trip Advisor is out with its' 2018 Travelers' Choice award winners for World's Best Beaches and Clearwater Beach comes in as the #1 beach in the U.S., being described as a "stunning beach with…

Tampa Bay Rays New Stadium Press Conference Today at 1:30

There's word the Rays have a plan to build a new stadium across the Bay! That's according to ABC Action News that says the team will do a press conference today at 1:30 to make the announcement that they'd like to make a new home that is reportedly going to be in Ybor City. Estimated…

Toys R Us Closing Stores, Including Some Tampa Bay Area Locations

Toys "R" Us has announced that they'll be closing a bunch of locations. That's according to USA Today that reports that as many as 182 stores will be affected, including 2 in the Tampa Bay area. The move comes after last year Toys R Us declared bankruptcy, with the court papers citing on-line shopping and…

UPDATE: Port Richey Casino Boat Shuttle Fire

There's a sad update on that casino boat shuttle fire up in Port Richey. Initial reports said there were only minor injuries, but now we're finding out one person died. That's according to ABC Action News that says the victim was a 42-year old woman. Carrie Dempsey, of Lutz, the mother of 2, passed away…

The New b98.7 Is Now On Your Amazon Alexa Device!

The new b98.7, Tampa Bay's New Official Christmas Station, wants to make it even easier to listen to all your Christmas favorites, all the time! You can listen on-line, through our free b987FM app AND now on Echo, Echo Dot and other Amazon Alexa devices. To listen, simply say "Alexa, open b98.7." She'll give you…

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.)…