CLEARWATER, Fla. (FOX 13) - Clearwater Beach was planning a hospitality job fair today at the Clearwater Beach Library and Recreation Complex, but it has been postponed until next month.
SPCA of Florida sends 72 kittens, cats to Virginia rescue as part of no-kill effort
The SPCA of Florida usually adopts out one animal at a time. But on Wednesday, they saved dozens of lives in one fell swoop.
They crated up 72 kittens and nursing momma cats and loaded them onto a van from the Charlottesville Albemarle SPCA.
Virginia, like many northern states, doesn’t have enough adoptable cats and dogs to keep up with the demand.Read the full article
Cars quickly become hot, even when temperatures are mild
In 2018, 58 children died nationwide as a result of hot car deaths. In an effort to combat this staggering statistic, Palm Harbor Fire Rescue hosted a demonstration Wednesday in an effort to show just how quickly the temperature inside a car can rise.
It only takes minutes for the inside of a car to reach 125 degrees. Add Florida heat to the equation and the risk is even greater for pets and children left inside the car.
During Palm Harbor Fire's demonstration, the inside temperature of their car on display spiked to nearly 160 degrees, despite the outside temperature being only 80 degrees.Read the full article
North Port cracking down on illegal dumping
A lounge chair set up in Florida seems normal enough. But when it's just dumped in an empty lot in North Port, it's considered trash.
The city is dealing with illegal dumping.
"It doesn't do much for our property value," said Jackie Cordova.Read the full article
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