Hurricane Season Is Here, Are You Prepared?

Hurricane Season is here and it's time to make sure you're prepared for what the season might bring. You can stock up on all the things you'll need like water, non-perishable food, medicine, pet items, an emergency bag to grab and go, plus get your evacuation plan ready in the event that you have to…

First Hurricane Forecast For 2018 Season Released

We are just about 8 weeks out from the start of the 2018 Hurricane Season on June 1st and the team at Colorado State University that puts out an annual hurricane season forecast has spoken. And it's good news/bad news. According to the Tampa Bay Times, they are projecting that it will be a little…

Get Ready For A Couple Of Florida Sales Tax Holidays

Get ready to save a little bit of money after two different sales tax holidays have been approved again for this year. Mark your calendar for June & August.  That's according to the Florida State Senate website. There's one for Disaster Preparedness that will run from June 1st-7th, to coincide with the beginning of Hurricane…

Hurricane Irma 11am Update

Here's the 11am (9/6/17) Hurricane Irma Update: The storm remains a cat. 5 hurricane with maximum sustained winds at 185 mph. It appears that the storm has shifted again a little to the east. However, Tampa Bay is still in the cone and forecasters say that we'll know more specific info tomorrow. Make sure you…

Hurricane Irma 8AM Update

As we Floridians start preparing for Hurricane Irma, here's the 8AM (9/6/17) update on the storm. Nothing much has changed since the 5am update. Hurricane Irma is still a cat. 5 hurricane with maximum sustained winds still at 185 mph. The cone is still over the entire state of Florida and on its' current path…

Hurricane Irma 5AM Update

Here's the latest 5am (9/6/17) update: Hurricane Irma is still a cat. 5  hurricane with maximum sustained winds at 185 mph. It has shifted a little bit to the East. On its' current track, Irma is projected to make landfall in the northern Florida Keys/Miami area sometime around Sunday afternoon, but as we all know,…

Hurricane Supplies Sales Tax Holiday THIS Weekend

With the start of the 2017 Hurricane Season yesterday, this weekend you'll be able to save a little money for you Hurricane Preparedness Kit. It's the Hurricane Sales Tax Holiday going on this weekend. It's designed to give us a break on some of those supplies that we would need in case of an emergency,…