The Latest On Hurricane Irma

UPDATE: 8am 9/5/17: Hurricane Irma is now a Category 5 storm Here's the latest: It is still heading into the northeastern Caribbean--and it is expected to strengthen over the next 5 days.  As it stands, it is still a wait and see because anything could happen. However, in a cautionary move, Governor Scott has declared a…

It's National Cuban Sandwich Day

Today is the day to celebrate the deliciousness known as the Cuban Sandwich. It has been a hot debate about what goes on it to make it the perfect Cuban Sandwich and where you can get the best one--with a heated competition between the Tampa Bay area and South Florida. According to Ybor City's historic…

Tampa Bay Area Firefighter Snags Massive Grouper

That is one huge fish--and it was caught right here in the Tampa Bay area by a Bradenton firefighter! According to the Tampa Bay Times, the Grouper was snagged by James Taylor and his team at the St. Pete Open, billed as the world's largest spearfishing tournament. The grouper weighed in at 409lbs. While it…

Photographing The Solar Eclipse: What You Need To Know

No doubt the Solar Eclipse on Monday has been one of the biggest news stories over the past month. People everywhere are excited for the phenomenon with schools using it as a science lesson & other people having viewing parties. If you have just decided to take part, but haven't gotten the special glasses to…