Volunteer groups clean up beaches after Labor Day weekend – Tampa Bay Now

Volunteer groups clean up beaches after Labor Day weekend – Tampa Bay Now

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (Tampa Bay Now) – Local environmental groups will be spending hours out at the beach, cleaning up trash following labor day weekend. “It’s Monday, the sanitation trucks are not picking up so the trash cans are going to be pretty full. We need to get out there and remind people to pick … Read more

Sarasota City leaders consider smoking ban at beaches – Tampa Bay Now

Sarasota City leaders consider smoking ban at beaches – Tampa Bay Now

SARASOTA, Fla. (Tampa Bay Now) – Sarasota City Commissioners are discussing a new smoking ban at beaches and public parks. Tuesday morning commissioners had a meeting about ban enforcement and possible designated smoking areas. READ MORE: Volunteer groups clean up beaches after Labor Day Weekend “I think it’s awful that people do that it’s the … Read more

New roof repair program launching for East Tampa residents – Tampa Bay Now

New roof repair program launching for East Tampa residents – Tampa Bay Now

EAST TAMPA, Fla. (Tampa Bay Now) – Residents in East Tampa could soon see some home improvements at no cost! The East Tampa Community Redevelopment Area is starting a program that would allow people to apply for their roofs to be repaired. READ MORE: 14,000 UPPAbaby strollers recalled because of amputation risk The East Tampa … Read more

Tampa-based Project Dynamo rescues 3 Americans from Afghanistan – Tampa Bay Now

Tampa-based Project Dynamo rescues 3 Americans from Afghanistan – Tampa Bay Now

TAMPA, Fla. (Tampa Bay Now) – Three US citizens are safely back on American soil after being trapped in Afghanistan for the last year. A local organization called Project Dynamo brought them back to American soil on Tuesday after an intense rescue plan. READ MORE: 14,000 UPPAbaby strollers recalled because of amputation risk “If you’re … Read more

New Program Opening To Repair Roofs In East Tampa – Tampa Bay Now

New roof repair program launching for East Tampa residents – Tampa Bay Now

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – Residents in East Tampa could soon see some home improvements at no cost! The East Tampa Community Redevelopment Area is starting a program that would allow people to apply for their roofs to be repaired. READ MORE: Local Organization Rescues Three Americans From Afghanistan The East Tampa CRA … Read more

Local Organization Rescues Three Americans From Afghanistan – Tampa Bay Now

Tampa-based Project Dynamo rescues 3 Americans from Afghanistan – Tampa Bay Now

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – Three Americans are back home after one year of being trapped in Afghanistan. A local organization called Project Dynamo brought them back to American soil on Tuesday after an intense rescue plan. READ MORE: New Program Opening To Repair Roofs In East Tampa “If you’re an American, it’s … Read more

Florida wildlife director loses hand after alligator bite – Tampa Bay Now

Florida wildlife director loses hand after alligator bite – Tampa Bay Now

VENUS, Fla. (CNN) — The director at a wildlife park in Florida lost his hand after being bitten by one of his own alligators last week, according to the facility. It was his second serious alligator-related injury in 10 years. Greg Graziani, wildlife director of Florida Gator Gardens in Venus, Florida, was “seriously injured during … Read more

National suicide prevention hotline has a new number, 988 – Tampa Bay Now

National suicide prevention hotline has a new number, 988 – Tampa Bay Now

A bookmark for children with the 988 suicide and crisis lifeline emergency telephone number is displayed by Lance Neiberger, a volunteer with the Natrona County Suicide Prevention Task Force, while they speak about mental health and suicide awareness in Casper, Wyoming on August 14, 2022. – Sixteen years ago, after his son died by suicide, … Read more

Local Organization Works To Improve Pedestrian Safety In Clearwater – Tampa Bay Now

Local Organization Works To Improve Pedestrian Safety In Clearwater – Tampa Bay Now

CLEARWATER, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – The City of Clearwater is working to make roads safer for pedestrians. Monday morning, Clearwater City Council members voted to join the safe streets Pinellas Action Plan, agreeing to make road improvements over the course of the next few years. READ MORE: FDOT Blocks Off Gandy Beach To … Read more

FDOT Blocks Off Gandy Beach To Improve Environment – ​​Tampa Bay Now

FDOT Blocks Off Gandy Beach To Improve Environment – ​​Tampa Bay Now

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – Residents only have about a week left to park their cars and boats at Gandy Beach. It’s all because the Department of Transportation says people are polluting and killing the mangroves and wildlife along the waterway. READ MORE: Local Organization Works To Improve Pedestrian Safety In Clearwater … Read more