It’s good news for homeowners across Tampa Bay with prices still on the rise as of last month. A story in this morning’s Tampa Bay Times cites Pasco as having the greatest increase. But sales in Pinellas and Hillsborough have gone done due to a lack of homes that are affordable to most buyers.
Active shooter drills will be a part of the school day just as fire drills are before long across Tampa Bay. Some schools are already doing monthly drills, along with added security measures and the addition of more school resource officers. Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri told the Pinellas County Comissioners earlier this week that it will cost almost $24 million additional dollars to put school resource officers in schools by July 1st. No action was taken on the issue, and workshops are scheduled for more discussion.
If you have a gift card for Toy R Us or Babies R Us, or a store credit use them in the next 30 days. The owners of the chain filed for bankruptcy and now some stores have already posted signs warning they will be closing within 11 days. Check here for more information.