Tropical

Texas Animal Shelters Seeking Pet Foster Families

As the cleanup from Hurricane Harvey begins in Texas, at least 30,000 Texans have been rendered homeless and forced into temporary shelters. Many of those shelters do not have the room for the pets of those inside, leaving thousands of animals homeless. But there is something you can do to help,...
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Hurricane Harvey Creates Need For Cash

The Texas gulf coast was the place where category 4 hurricane Harvey came ashore Friday and has continued to meander around, delivering lots of rain, with some forecasts are saying an unprecedented 45 to 50 inches of rain will fall before the system slowly travels northeast later this week. pic...
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KTK-Pollo Tropical

Craving island flavor? Join Chris Malone Friday, July 28th from noon to 2pm at Pollo Tropical on Archer Road in Gainesville. Stop by for lunch and get ready for a Caribbean adventure of signature tropical flavors prepared with the freshest ingredients! Plus you can spin the KTK prize wheel and...
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No Sales Tax This Weekend For Hurricane Preparedness Items

Hurricane season is here and this weekend you can get your house ready without paying taxes! starting today (6/2/2017) through Sunday (6/4/2017), qualifying items related to disaster preparedness are exempt from sales tax. So reusable ice bags, batteries, flashlights, generators and even radios are...
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Power Outages/Outage Maps

Losing electricity due to a Tropical Storm or Hurricane can be expected. When power is fully restored depends on a number of circumstances. Please remember to treat all downed power lines as live and STAY AWAY and DO NOT TOUCH IT. Below are the major power suppliers in our area, how to alert them...
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