Hillsborough County is temporarily suspending the summer camp program at Roy Haynes Park after two camp employees tested positive for COVID-19.
While the jobless rate was down from 13.3% in May, it is still at a Depression-era level. And the data was gathered during the second week of June, just before a number of states began to reverse or suspend the reopenings of their economies to try to beat back the virus.
As COVID-19 cases across Tampa Bay continue to rise in record jumps, the head of the White House Coronavirus Task Force made a visit to Tampa to praise the governor and his efforts to slow the virus.
It’s been more than a week since the city of St. Petersburg started requiring everyone to wear a face mask while inside businesses to prevent further spread of COVID-19.
An email sent out to Hillsborough County parents this week is asking them to decide how they want their children to attend school for at least the first semester.
Doctors and local officials in Florida are encouraging the use of face-coverings, and in some cases, mandating it. Several Florida counties and some local municipalities have mask orders in place to fight the spread of COVID-19.
The demand for coronavirus testing in the U.S. once again is beginning to outpace the supply.
The troubling milestone was reported by the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center.
A statement said Cain, 74, was being treated at an Atlanta-area hospital.
The town of Longboat Key becomes the latest Manasota beach community to mandate masks in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Walmart is converting dozens of its store parking lots in the US into drive-in movie theaters.
In a 180-degree turn, Lakeland city commissioners moved to approve a mandatory indoor mask resolution that goes into effect 5 p.m. Thursday.
The Florida Department of Health says the number of known cases of COVID-19 in the state rose by 10,109 since yesterday morning as the virus spreads and as more people are tested across the state. The total number of cases in Florida is now 169,106.
College students in Alabama who contracted the coronavirus have been attending COVID-19 parties over the past few weeks as part of a game to intentionally infect others, according to a city council member.
An elderly couple in Texas reportedly died last week only 50 minutes apart from one other, while holding hands at a Fort Worth hospital, as each of them succumbed to complications from the novel coronavirus.
President Trump also said he wants payments larger than the $1,200 the government sent to most individuals earlier this year.
Floridians are inundated with COVID-19 numbers daily; new cases, rates of testing, hospitalizations, and deaths.
Authorities are closing honky tonks, bars and other drinking establishments in some parts of the U.S. to stem the surge of COVID-19 infections.
In April, Hernando County high school seniors were told they will have an in-person graduation ceremony, but due to the spike in COVID-19 cases, officials said they are going with the back-up option: a virtual commencement ceremony.
HART bus officials announced Wednesday another one of their employees tested positive for the novel coronavirus, saying it was one of their bus drivers.