- 7:18 am Friday, September 23rd, 2016 by Kristi Thomas
There is just about everything Pumpkin Spice…lattes, cookies, scones, cereal, candy…but is this taking it TOO far??? Here is the latest Pumpkin Spice-flavored food: Pizza. Yes, pizza. Would you give it a try? Take our poll.
- 6:54 am Friday, September 23rd, 2016 by Kristi Thomas
If you are a Netflix binger, get ready for October to make your brain explode. A bunch of movies & new shows are coming to Netflix, so you can catch up on episodes of your favorite show’s previous seasons you may have missed (i.e. Supernatural Season 11), take a stroll down memory lane with a favorite old movie (Breakfast At Tiffany’s/Titanic), get caught up on a hot show that’s new to you (American Horror Story: Hotel) or catch a Netflix original (can we say Justin Timberlake documentary!!!)
That means it’s also time to say good-bye to some favorites that’ll be leaving…including [More]
- 7:51 am Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 by Kristi Thomas
It’s mid-week and you’re trying to just make it a couple more days to get to the weekend. That is unless you also have to work on the weekend. What are some of the biggest challenges standing in your way before you get a couple of days off? The list is long and distinguished. One thing I don’t think will be a big surprise is that more and more companies are cutting jobs to save money. As a result, many employees find themselves burdened with extra work or having to do work not directly-related to their job. That’s definitely on [More]
- 7:06 am Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 by Kristi Thomas
Money magazine is out with a nod to the Best Places To Live 2016 and one Tampa Bay area city makes the list. Coming in at #45 out of 50 in the Top Small Cities category is Central Pasco. Way to go!! Click here to see Money’s whole list. We are all lucky to live in the Sunshine State. Where is your little piece of heaven in Florida? Here’s a pic of Chadd’s & mine. It’s my backyard in the Tampa/Oldsmar area. Another favorite spot is the Rocky Point area. We enjoyed a breakfast brunch on my birthday morning and [More]
- 7:52 am Friday, September 16th, 2016 by Kristi Thomas
If you’re an iPhone user, by now you’ve probably heard there is a new operating system, iOS 10. Some of the features have been touted more than others, like the ability to delete those default apps that have previously clogged up your homescreen, plus a new round of emojis and the feature that automatically transcribes your voice mails.
But, luckily for us, there are people who have spent a bunch of time this week scouring the inner workings to discover some other, not so in your face, features if iOS 10.
Some of our favorite hidden features are:
Find My Car–yes, for those [More]
- 5:54 am Friday, September 16th, 2016 by Kristi Thomas
We are no strangers to sinkholes here in the Bay Area, but have you seen the latest one that has opened up in Polk County? It happened at a fertilizer plant in Mulberry & environmental protection officials have been brought in to monitor things. Read the whole story here.
Here’s a look back at some of the sinkholes that have opened up in the Tampa Bay area over the past couple of years.
- 9:54 am Thursday, September 15th, 2016 by Kristi Thomas
- 8:33 am Monday, September 12th, 2016 by Kristi Thomas
Living in Florida as long as we have, we obviously know that we have some unusually-named towns. But when it comes to picking THE most unusual, who would you choose? Well, according to the real estate website Estately, the Florida town with the oddest name is…Spuds. If you’ve never been, it’s up near Jacksonville. Click here to see the other finalists in Florida–yes, there were some in the Tampa Bay area. And if you’re not originally from Florida, you can also see the oddest town names in the state you’re from.
- 5:24 am Friday, September 2nd, 2016 by Kristi Thomas
Here is the latest on Hermine. It has been downgraded to a tropical storm, but we are still dealing with a lot of rain. Flooding is a big issue with some spots in the area getting as much as 15-to-18 inches of rain. There is a flood watch in effect until 8pm. There is also a tornado watch in effect until 8am. There is power out in parts of the Bay Area, including at our St. Pete studios. Click here for our Hurricane Update Center to see satellite & weather info, plus what to do during & after a [More]