Florida StatePosted by
Rose Burke

What I wish I knew before I moved to Dunedin, Florida

Former New Yorker here. It was roughly seven years ago when my parents first purchased their retirement property in lil ol' Dunedin, a city no one up North was even remotely familiar with. I fell in love with the area almost immediately. It was a lively dog-friendly town on the water. What's not to love?
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Tampa, FLPosted by
Carlos Hernandez

5 satisfying places to eat on Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa

Are you hungry and on Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa? Here are some places to enjoy good food in the area. Cuenelli’s: This is a popular Peruvian rotisserie chicken concept right next to the Tampa International Airport I have been frequenting for years. My favorite thing to order is their chicken sandwich and I love the yellow Peruvian hot sauce. They also have family combos which are convenient and affordable. 4801 West Hillsborough Avenue, Tampa, FL 33614.
Zephyrhills, FLPosted by
Tampa Bay Times

Pedestrian hit by car and killed in Zephyrhills

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle and died after crossing Gall Boulevard late Friday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The driver, a 67-year-old male from Tampa, was traveling northbound on US-301, south of Kossik Road, when he struck a 30-year-old male from Zephyrhills crossing the highway, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Dade City, FLPosted by
Tampa Bay Times

One of the last cowboys of Dade City

Randy and Mark Barthle of the Barthle Brothers Ranch have watched encroaching suburbia eat up ranch land in Pasco County over the years, but they’re still holding out. At one time, their grandfather, Joseph Albert Barthle (pronounced Bartle), owned 20,000 acres. Now, the brothers and other relatives own about 8,000 acres.
Lakeland, FLPosted by
Lakeland Digest

This is the cheapest gas in Lakeland right now

(LAKELAND, FL) Gas prices vary across in the Lakeland area, but if you’re willing to head for the cheapest station, you could be saving up to $0.24 per gallon. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Sam's Club at 4600 Us-98 N. Regular there was listed at $2.83 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $3.07 at Fleetwing at 742 S Combee Rd, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
Tampa, FLstpetecatalyst.com

Behind the vision for Darryl Shaw’s 50-acre Gas Worx project in Ybor

Ybor developer and landowner Darryl Shaw has filed conceptual plans for an ambitious goal of transforming 50 acres between historic Ybor and downtown’s Channel district into a thriving destination for residential and hi-rise commercial uses. Shaw, who is the CEO of Tampa-based BluePearl Veterinary Partners, is working with Washington, D.C.-based...
Florida Stateusf.edu

Heat Wave Expands Saturday, Wains Sunday Across Florida

The dangerous combination of heat and humidity will continue across the entire Florida Panhandle and a growing portion of north and central Florida Saturday. However, a much wetter pattern is forecast to develop starting Sunday, which should take the edge off the heat. Excessive Heat Warnings were issued for the...
Florida StateUS News and World Report

Florida Has Distributed Only 2% of Funds to Help Renters

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The state of Florida has distributed only 2% of the $870 million in federal funds it has received so far to keep renters in their homes during the pandemic by paying their landlords, even though a nationwide eviction moratorium is ending on Sunday. Housing advocates fear...
Hernando County, FLhernandosun.com

Authorities searching for witness in homicide trial

In 2017 Isaac Lemons was charged with supplying a lethal dose of flakka (a synthetic drug) to 18-year-old Dylan Thornton. In September of 2015, Thornton disappeared from his 18th birthday party. When Dylan didn’t return worried family members called 911 and went to look for him. A little while later they found his body behind a home off Crowell Road.
Tampa, FLPosted by
Tampa Times

Take a look at these homes on the Tampa market now

Whether you’re looking for a new home on acreage or a fixer-upper close to amenities, you can probably find a listing here to suit you: Updated home with mother-in-law apartment, plus office/den in main house, tile floors throughout, new septic system, fenced yard, two storage sheds (one extra large).
Zephyrhills, FLfox13news.com

FHP: Pedestrian hit, killed on US 301

ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. - A 30-year-old man from Zephyrhills was killed Friday night on US 301 in Pasco County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Troopers say the man was walking westbound across the highway around 11:20 p.m., when he entered the path of an SUV driven by a 67-year-old Tampa man and was struck by the vehicle.