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Tampa International Airport: Out With The Old, In With The New Technology

This Summer, Tampa International Airport will be rolling out a brand new procedure for checking airline guests through security. Rather than using your government issued passport to pass TSA, passengers will now be required to look into an iPad-esque device which uses facial recognition technology to verify your identity. This new technology rollout is for…

Rays Stadium Renovations To Reduce Seating By About 6,000

The Tampa Bay Rays have made many renovations to The Trop this offseason. In attempts to create a more intimate experience, they put together a project that, among other new areas to explore, includes the removal of the entire upper deck level; Around 6000 seats of the 300 level have been removed. The Rays had…

Lightning Likely To Begin Playoff Run On Wednesday In Tampa

The Tampa Bay Lightning have had a phenomenal season and could be one for the ages. Some are saying that the 2019 Lightning could be the best hockey team ever assembled. With a record season of 60 wins, 12 more than the next team in the East. Steven Stamkos broke the record for most points in team…

Dunedin ATM Machine, Now Identifies As Mini Taco Stand

If you look up the address of Taco Baby on Google Earth, you'll still see an image of an out-of-business ATM machine that is available for lease. That's how new the smallest taco stand in Florida is. What used to be a Chase ATM on Main Street in Dunedin is now Baby Tacos. According to…

Watch Out For Phony Credit Repair Promises

The Federal Trade Commission has a Credit Repair Organization Act that protects consumers from scams. Read thoroughly through the bylaws that may or may not favor your personal credit score, before signing with or paying for a credit repair service. US Today's Christy Bieber published her thoughts today in an extended article, citing different scams that credit…

Daylight Saving Time, Not 'Savings' Time, Is OK With Trump Year Round

According to Wikipedia, the correct way to say it is Daylight Saving Time. No 'S' at the end of Saving. TimeAndDate.com confirms. That should settle the score. A senior journalist from Global News Canada weighed in on Twitter, with an easy to digest pun. Sunday night most Americans sprung forward 1-hour, for the annual time change.…

Pasco County Snake Causes Mass Power Outage

Unfortunately for the accused snake, the reptile did not make it through the ordeal alive. His time of death is unknown, but it all went down on Sunday afternoon. David Lambert of the Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative, whose electrical equipment was compromised by the snake, told Fox 13 it would cost approximately $80,000 to replace the malfunctioning…