The National Hurricane Center has increased the possibility that a tropical wave over the southeastern Bahamas will pass through Florida – and the Tampa Bay area – as the next named tropical system.
The Laboratory Theater of Florida in Fort Myers opens its 11 th season this month with playwright Arthur Miller’s timeless classic, “ The Crucible ,” which serves as a dramatic account of the Salem Witch Trials that took place in the Massachusetts Bay Colony in the late 17 th century. The show will also mark the theater company’s 100 production to date. We’ll take a closer look at the play’s central themes and how they remain just as relevant today as they ever have.
The Trump administration is changing the definition of what qualifies as "waters of the United States," tossing out an Obama-era regulation that had enhanced protections for wetlands and smaller waterways. Thursday's rollback is the first step in a process that will allow the Trump administration to create its own definition of which waters deserve federal protection. A new rule is expected to be finalized this winter. The repeal ends an "egregious power grab," Environmental Protection Agency...