Tag Archives: sharks

In the News: Proposed Bill Would Eliminate KidCare Wait, Powerball Jackpot Hits $400 Million, State Organization Attempting to Regulate Sea Cucumbers, Decrease in Shark Attacks and Increase in Fatalities

By on February 18th, 2014 | Last updated: February 18, 2014 at 1:17 pm

Lawmakers propose extending subsidized health care coverage to immigrant children – A proposed bill in the Florida Legislature would eliminate a 5-year waiting period for children born outside the U.S. to receive government-subsidized health insurance, known as KidCare. Under federal […]

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In the News: Sharks in Florida, 11 shot in D.C. drive-by, California earthquake, Dead pigs in Shanghai water

By on March 11th, 2013 | Last updated: March 11, 2013 at 2:56 pm

Why sharks are joining kids in Florida for spring break – Thousands of sharks emptied Florida’s beaches this week. The sharks arrived later than usual as they travel to the North coasts. They are closer to shore to catch baitfish. […]

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Shark attacks increase in US

By and on February 13th, 2013 | Last updated: February 16, 2013 at 10:37 am

There were 53 total shark attacks reported in the United States, which is the highest number since 2000, according to the Univesrity of Florida’s International Shark Attack File report released on Monday.

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25th anniversary of Shark Week starts Sunday

By on August 10th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:07 pm

It’s that time of year when Floridians and the rest of the world can learn almost everything about sharks with the 25th Anniversary of Shark Week kicking off this Sunday on the Discovery Channel. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Denardo reports […]

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