In this episode: Jacksonville’s Mayo Clinic teams up with Tap Immune Inc. to develop two vaccines that fight cancer; Relay For Life is raising money for cancer research across the Bay Area.
In this episode: the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission teams up with the Florida Aquarium and Teco Electric to open the Suncoast Youth Conservation Center; an ex-convict turns his life around with football.
In this episode: Sense A Life helps prevent leaving children in cars that are too hot.
In this episode: A fatal shooting at a Valrico bar; several bay area schools are among the best in the state; four-hundred transportation projects are on Hillsborough’s to-do list; a lawsuit between Cuban-Americans and Carnival Cruises; and Jimmy Johns celebrates Customer Appreciation Day.
In this episode: a plant high special needs instructor is named teacher of the year and funding for education construction increases for the first time in five years
In this episode: an online sting uncovers 13 child predators in Sarasota; MOSI is moving to downtown Tampa; adult leaders with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes are banned from Hillsborough County schools; state Senator Joe Negron visits the University of South Florida; Busch Gardens releases footage of two baby sloths.
In this episode: A Pasco County detention deputy is arrested for slapping an inmate; a woman pushing a stroller is struck by a vehicle in Sarasota this morning; West Kennedy Boulevard is closed between Fremont and Albany due to a water main break; countries struck by earthquakes are getting free calls; and Tampa ranks third in the nation for best breweries.
About Florida Focus
Florida Focus is a news break reported, written and produced on deadline by the School of Mass Communicationsâ€™ students at the University of South Florida.