Lightning Lose; Tax Deadline Day Is Here 

Posted: 3:25 am Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

By Ann Kelly


The Lightning lost game three in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs 5-2 to the New Jersey Devils last night. Game four is Wednesday in New Jersey, and the Lightning will hold a Playoff Block Party at Armature Works in Tampa starting at 530 pm. The Lightning return to Amalie Arena Saturday for game five. Game six is back in Jersey Monday, April 23rd,  and if game seven is necessary it’s back to Amalie Arena on Wednesday, April 25th.



Today is the deadline to  file your tax returns. We had a few extra days to file due to Monday’s government holiday and the 15th falling on a Sunday. There are a few deals and freebies to last-minute filers to take advantage of.



One Brooksville elementary school fired all their teachers Monday. Moton Elementary is what the state calls a “Double D” school. They were told about the  firings on Friday. Tenured teachers will be reassigned to other schools in Hernando County.



There’s a massive recall underway for more than 200 million eggs possibly contaminate with salmonella. They are all from a farm in Indiana that sells to seven different states including Florida.  Check for more on the story here and in Ann Kelly’s Kitchen at