In this Florida Focus Education Brief: Pinellas County Sheriff's Office offering students summer program; Seven Springs Middle School is debating school uniforms; Land O'Lakes High School is offering agritechnology.
In this Florida Focus Education Brief: There's a new twist on traditional college loans; MOSI offers summer camp options.
In this Florida Focus Education Brief: A new mobile application is available for high school seniors; There won't be a tuition increase for college students; A new program may be starting at Manatee County schools;
In this Florida Focus Health Brief: A new study is aimed at testing dark chocolate against the likelihood of heart attack and stroke; With no federal regulations electronic cigarettes raise concerns for users; A new feature provided by Google allows users to compare nutritional facts in food.
In this episode of Florida Focus: Amazon will start collecting Florida sales tax; A high school student was stabbed in the chest at Piper High School; A man attacked and robbed a woman in Pinellas County; A customer turned hero when he stops a robbery at a Sarasota CVS;Law enforcement torch run benefits Special Olympics
In this Florida Focus Health Brief: the breast MRI is the most reliable breast exam technique; USF research is making significant strides toward autism; WIC is now offering a healthy variety for mothers.
In this edition of Florida Focus: Alex Sink won't be seeking office; a botched drug deal has left one dead; a pedestrian was hit and killed on U.S. Highway 301; a Polk County teacher was charged with unlawful sexual activity with a minor; tax day.
In this Florida Focus Education Brief: Hillsborough county will soon have a new kindergarten through eighth grade public school; enrollment is needed to save one Citrus County Catholic church; sixth grader Riju Datta of Corbett Prep beat 24 spellers in the regional spelling bee.
About Florida Focus
Florida Focus is a news break reported, written and produced on deadline by the School of Mass Communications’ students at the University of South Florida.