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Statewide search for hit and run driver

Florida Focus 04-10-2014 In this episode of Florida Focus: a statewide search is on for a man involved in a deadly hit and run; another student is hit by a car on Hillsborough Ave; this year’s orange crop is down by over twenty three million boxes; March madness may be over but you can be…

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Tampa polytrauma center for veterans

Florida Focus Military Brief 04-09-2014 In this Florida Focus Military Brief: Tampa is opening a polytrauma center for veterans; thrift store helping homeless veterans; University of South Florida offers support for soldiers returning from deployment.

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No more security updates for Windows XP

Florida Focus 04-08-2014 In this edition of Florida Focus: Microsoft change may be putting your money at risk; I-75 in Pasco County is widening; anti-smoking bill to ban e-cigarettes; vacant home burned down in Plant City; Kevin Bacon comes to University of South Florida.

IndyCar offers experience of a lifetime

IndyCar drivers and passengers gathered at 8 a.m. outside the race track at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg on Sunday, March 30. Drivers and passengers geared up for a ride around the track. A select few were chosen to experience the thrill of riding in an IndyCar. Former driver and now race car owner…

Young drivers aspire to Indy Car

St. Petersburg – The 2014 Indy Car Series starts this weekend. For the drivers who aspire to race Indy Cars, it takes more than a driver’s license to get there. Drivers progress their way through three different race series: the USF 2000, Pro Mazda and Indy Lights. If they win a season in Indy Lights,…

Grand Prix of St. Pete attracts fans and locals

The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is a popular local event. From listening to fans cheering for their favorite drivers to watching cars speeding past, there are many sights and sounds to enjoy. One of the biggest attractions is the 105-foot-tall Ferris wheel. A seat on the Ferris wheel allows fans to see almost every turn of the…