The secretary of the Florida Department of Children and Families told lawmakers Wednesday that the state abuse hotline screened out not one but two calls about potential danger to 5-year-old Phoebe Jonchuck — with the first call a week before her death in the waters of Tampa Bay.
Lawmakers have been pursuing the issue of telemedicine heavily in 2015. Rep. Travis Cummings, R-Orange Park, continued the trend by filing a bill that could help boost what the measure describes as “telehealth.”
With Life Magazine’s on the walls and snippets of Old Glory everywhere, the newly-opened American Social Restaurant and Bar, located just off Brickell Avenue, is all about the red, white and blue.
A 400-pound black bear mauled a woman’s arm while at a Tampa Bay area wildlife sanctuary, according to authorities.
One million. That is how many free meals a Tampa cafe has provided to the homeless.
Phoebe Jonchuck, the 5-year-old who lost her life when she was tossed from a bridge, will be laid to rest Wednesday afternoon.
The Department of Children and Families (DCF) is promising swift changes in how they respond to potential child abuse cases amid an investigation into the death of a 5-year old thrown from a Florida bridge.
One of Gov. Rick Scott’s political allies is the newest member of the commission that regulates Florida utilities.
As doors reopen to a Tampa Mall closed after a robbery, authorities said they are searching for three suspects.
The body of a cruise ship worker reported missing washed up on a Clearwater Beach, according to authorities.