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"jane castor" Discussed on Boomer & Gio
"Can't put it back on the guy. Nba finals underway. Tonight from phoenix suns. In bucks opened things up janas doubtful for game one with a knee injury. Apparently he's making good progress. See if he's able to return so the suns getting another team down their best player at the moment. No apologies from devon booker. Not here to justify what we're doing anybody else for real. I mean we've we've had goes for this group in aspirations for this group since day. One i two games out in phoenix will tip after nine pm here on the east coast. Meantime no surprise. The hawks promote date mcmillan permanent head coach status gets himself a four year deal with atlanta stanley cup. Final jane castor. The mayor down in tampa did not consult with boomer and she touched the money prior to game four we would like is for the lightning to take it a little bit easy to give the canadians. Just the smallest break. Allow them to win win at home and then bring it back to the amway arena for the final and the winning of the stanley cup. I guess they kind of auditor requests but not without some drama falling it overtime last night. Help reveal the quarter back. Copy first montreal.
Tampa Mayor Suggests Lightning Forgo Sweep to Clinch Stanley Cup at Home
"One person I think in the world of any sports franchise that no matter what no matter when they open their mouths automatically produces an L. Mayors of any city getting involved in sports debate. We have seen so much of this pop up over the years that we've got actually enough examples to prove that to you because we're in the middle of the Stanley Cup final right now. And for some reason, the mayor of Tampa Suggested that the lightning we're up right now in this series lose in Montreal so they can win the Stanley Cup at home. Here was Jane Castor, the mayor of Tampa, suggesting just that. Here's what we would like, but we would like is for the Lightning. To take it a little bit easy to give the Canadians just the smallest break, allow them to win when at home and then bring it back to the Emily Arena for the final and the winning of the Stanley Cup, But we don't want to get ahead of ourselves. But they are playing some amazing amazing hockey Now, Jason I'm not a big golf gods guy are attempting the sports God guy, but at some point to science not go too far. I love when she said We don't want to get too ahead of ourselves. You did that when you suggested you throw a game when you're up three. Nothing in the cop like and
"jane castor" Discussed on The Bone 102.5
"Yeah, First I ever got the chance to talk to the legend is Paul Delgado. So I'm looking forward to that. And then the other big story is the Lightning in Montreal today. Um I love Jane Castor. I think she's a granted the three mayors here. Who's the mirror? Clearwater? Anyone? Anyone? No. No dealer Jim Jefferies. All right, All right. I think that's his name. Jim. Joe, I don't I don't. I don't know the name of the miracle, right? He doesn't outstanding job, whatever he's doing, right? And then there's the guy over in ST Pete. Rick. Crazy, right friend of the building and everything we get to do the same, Pete. Uh, Music and Song Writers fest and we partner with the city of Saint Pete for that good guy met a couple times. Very nice. Met Jane Castor numerous times. Thank the Ashley bombing who was her PR person for a number of years. Actually goes back and work for Bob Buckhorn, Not a great Tampa mayor. Um, but love Jane. Castor love a lot. You know, she is the focal point. She gets out there in front of it, Whether it's the beginning of covid last year, joining us when we did the big giant food drive. Joining us for the graduation that we did on hot. But there's one time I totally 100% and this hurt me. Disagreed with Mayor Castor. Oh, I did, too. What does she say? Corey Cardinal, the paraphrase? Uh Go easy on them Canadian boys tonight and bring it on home and let's let's win it in the home base. What? Huh? She said, Uh, pretty much and I'm not not laid down, right? Yeah, maybe not go as hard. Maybe not try as hard as he could. And to, maybe, you know, maybe drop the game tonight. And then let's win here in Tampa, although, like I've said numerous times upon numerous times, there is no sporting experience that I have ever been lucky enough to attend. As Game seven against Calgary in 2000 and four been the Super Bowl's been the basketball championship has been the base World Series. Um, great. I've been at the Grammys backstage. There is nothing and I'm not saying that the brag just seeing as far as the magnitude of excitement and having goose bumps run up and down your body for about three hours, there was nothing like Game seven. When it was said, I think at that time of Saint Pete Times Forum, right? Uh, there was nothing like it. Lightning being in Calgary, 2 to 1 in that game seven here. Having said that as much as I would love To go into debt a little bit Wednesday night to see that happen again. I'm very well and very okay with them winning it tonight, Right? And let's have another damn boat parade. A letter jet ski parade will be fine. Sweep it, Let's go. Who said sweep at the last Saturday. I think that was one. Mr Maiko, who also said that they were going to win back to back ups when the season started. I think that was also might go. Yes. So I just look, you've got to take care of business while business needs to be taken care of, and tonight would be that night. Wind it up there in Montreal, because you know what? There's nothing better than winning the Stanley Cup in front of a gaggle of fans there's gonna have about 3 35 100 inside about 25,000 outside would be nothing to see those French Canadians cry in their Molson and just like we lost to the tale of bay Lightning. Sorry you're you're going to, so that would be great. I mean, plus, why not just win tonight? Get it over with and then we can just party with them the whole summer and thank them for sweeping Montreal. Mean, that sounds good to me, Mike. I mean, here's the thing is that you don't want to get in a situation. Save her chance. Look, the Canadians are going to come tonight. Full bore. Oh, yeah, they're they're going to come. They're gonna live in all the cliches that you hear in sport. Nothing to lose. There's going. They're going to leave it all on the ice. They're going to take it to the very last second. They're going to play their hearts out. They're going to play over their heads. They're going to give it 110% every sports cliche. I mean, the Montreal Canadians are not to be trifled with and not to be like, Oh, we got this. It's not. It's a lot easier said than done. There's still a hockey team that made it to the Stanley Cup file final of a good foe who just had a great run. He didn't have the best regular season but really had a good great postseason rolled over Toronto. With these. They rolled over Winnipeg, a good Winnipeg team, and then they beat a Vegas team who beat Colorado who was supposed to be beating up against the Lightning for the Stanley Cup final. Lo and behold, Montreal Canadians are here granted the first three games and, although game to to Lightning played their worst game playoffs, Yeah, and won that game, there's not to be taken lightly. Like, Oh, we got this. There's still 60 Minutes of hockey to play. And if you if anyone who is a professional athlete, Italian, we're gonna talk to a couple later in Giacconi and Glen Metropolit that These guys come to play. They're not just going to lay down and understand. All right. You know what We want to go home. Please start playing golf and get what our families. There's a lot of pride up there in Montreal and playing for the Canadian, so I do not believe that they are going to go away quietly and easily. Not at all. Not at all. No, no. We got two people in the line. Yeah, we are. I think, Steve Steve, one of the talk lightning. Which line line to no, no James Lightning line to James. Let's go to James. James, Welcome The radio shot in for Drew Garam alive. How are you today? Good. Good. I just had, like a little wanted to say something about how I was hearing that the lightning should, you know, Take it not take a dive, but not win this game. Have you ever watched the movie? We're the good guy kicks the Baghdad. You know what? Yeah, every chance in the world to end the bad guy's life, and he doesn't and then the bad guy comes back and kills guy. Eventually I agree with 100%. Don't Don't let it win One game. You got to go all no chance. No. Give up. No hope I'm with you, James. Thanks, man. Appreciate, Yeah. Yeah, I mean, and here's the thing. It's not like the lightning or completely healthy. I mean, there's some guys who are, you know, limping along. Tyler Johnson took a heck of a shot Alex Killorn. We don't have word on if he's playing tonight or not. Um, he's been down. So, um that Paul, Okay, cool. So let's take a very important call right now, because right now everybody's eyes. Are south of ours and into the Gulf and what's going on? What also we got Chief meteorologist Fox 13. The one and only Paul Delgado. Welcome to the micro radio show We're filling in for drug Arabo live today. Hey, It's good to be on the show. Good hockey. Good hockey tonight, and we've got a storm to watch the south. So it's going to be like flipping back and forth for me at least all night long. Your eyes are going to be a two different directions. One big monitor with computer graphics, Another good monitor with some high definition hockey. Good old picture in picture, and Brody will not be storming the set tonight. Exactly Not..
"jane castor" Discussed on KQED Radio
"Of fans greeted the Tampa Bay Buccaneers fresh off their Super Bowl win over the Kansas City Chiefs. Most of the players and staff were on boats showing off the Lombardi Trophy. There was even a moment when quarterback Tom Brady tossed the trophy from one boat to another, which I guess you're allowed to do if you're seven time winner after the parade head coach Bruce Air Ian's addressed the crowd. I cannot take credit for any of this. All right. We have the best coaching staff in the NFL. And we damn sure I've got the best players in the NFL. The city said the parade would be a safe and socially distant event Masks required, though. If you look closely, there weren't a lot of masks being warned. Arians said he is proud of his team getting through the season. Despite the pandemic, your beak open and you beat every damn team we lined up against all right. And you did it the right way. Jane Castor, the mayor of Tampa, says the boat parade was organized quickly because of the pandemic, and they hope to have a more normal one in the future. But in the meantime, Tampa sports fans are enjoying a pretty good run. In addition to the Buccaneers Championship, the Tampa Bay Lightning won the N H. L. Stanley Cup and the Tampa Bay Rays reach the world. Syriza's, which, I guess means that this has not been the only parade in Tampa lately. Sample. They don't know where you stand. Vehicles,.
"jane castor" Discussed on KSFO-AM
"I'm really in woo impeachment trial number two, said to start this afternoon for former president Trump accused of inciting the capital riot. There's also an investigation underway involving something which took place just days before the violence recording of a phone call between then President Donald Trump, his lawyers. And George's secretary of state Grand Rapids. Burger was made public by the Washington Post, which alleged Trump to be pressuring reference Burger for further recounting of Georgia's presidential election. Now. A complaint filed by a law professor claims the former president violated Georgia election law boxes Evan Brown, and it's unlikely covert 19 escaped from a Chinese lab, according to World Health Organization investigators. Visiting Wuhan. Peter Pan am Baruch says it's more likely the virus jumps to humans from an animal boxes. Simon Oh, and America's Listeningto Fox News. This is the Fox News run down. Now Look, it's sports way can expect fewer baseball marathons again this coming season every year since 1901. There had been at least one baseball game every season that lasted at least 15 innings until the 2020 season when the longest games were only 13 innings, thanks to a rule that aimed too short an extra inning games by starting every extra inning with a runner on second base. To increased likelihood of scoring it helped of 78 games that went to extra innings last year. None lasted more than 13 innings and this coming season the same rule will be in effect. MLB and the Players Association also agreed Monday to continue a measure that began last season, where doubleheaders will be seven innings, opposed to nine It won't be expansion in the playoffs Last season. 16 teams qualified for the post season this season. The number won't go back to normal. 10 teams in the playoffs and pictures will go back to batting in the National League. No Universal designated hitter for this coming season, which begins April 1st. Spring training starts in eight days on the 17th. So how many people watched Super Bowl 55 Sunday night. We didn't learn the answer yesterday, as the case would have normally been. But Nielsen said Super Bowl numbers are still being processed and verified, so the ratings are expected today. We do know that there were higher ratings in Boston, Tom Brady's former home then in Tampa, where he plays now and won his seventh Super Bowl, where, after the game Sunday celebrations broke out throughout the Tampa region captured on video, of course. And they show fans celebrating without masks without regard for social distancing images that irks Tampa Mayor Jane Castor, the former chief of police in Taba, who said, there's a level of frustration when you see that it could be passed on to those individuals who are least likely to recover safely from it. And that's your sports on the Fox News. Run down, Jarod Max. 2020 showed us what mattered most connection to the people, places and traditions we.
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"The Buccaneers are working on details for a parade to honor the Super Bowl champions. We are in the process of planning that, you know we can't have historical event. This significance in our community and not celebrate, Tampa Mayor Jane Castor says. We'll make it a safe celebration, but police are on notice to keep out people who created disruptions in downtown Sunday night. Possible. The Bucks could have a boat parade like the Lightning after the Stanley Cup mayor expects to have more information today or Wednesday. The Super Bowl's leaving behind a big mess in Tampa City workers began cleanup efforts 10 tons of garbage have already been removed. Solid Waste Department official says Eve or city had the most trash, especially along Seventh Avenue. City officials say it could take about two weeks to get the city looking like it did before the Super Bowl. Team of health care workers from Sarasota Memorial Hospital's busiest cove in 19 unit were invited by the NFL to attend the Super Bowl, and this nurse tells news Channel eight being recognized together, brought tears to her eyes emotional. I just cried a couple of times, just looking around seeing everybody that we could actually be together outside of work for once and Long time we haven't been able to do anything. It was awesome, she says. Being in the stands alongside the other 7500 vaccinated healthcare workers from around the country gave her a new sense of togetherness. A man who went running onto the field in the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl is now facing charges. He's pulling down his pants. Put up your pants. My man pull up those papers. Guy's name is Yuri Andreyev, the 31 year old from Boca Raton, jumped a fence from the stands. He was eventually tackled by security, is accused of misdemeanor trespassing and was released from the Hillsborough County Jail on $500 bond. Attempt to poison the water supply in Oldsmar. Pinellas County Sheriff Bagua Altieri says someone was able to hack into the computer system that controls the city's water and.
"jane castor" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW
"I'm Mark Rimmel are a new legal brief on the eve of former President Trump's second impeachment trial. His legal team says the former president was engaging in political speech that's protected by the First Amendment before insurrectionist stormed the capital, a response from House impeachment managers called that argument utterly baseless. White House press secretary Jen Psaki says discussions over who should receive $1400 stimulus checks as part of the covert relief package are ongoing. His view is that a nurse teacher of firefighter who's making $60,000 shouldn't be left without any support or relief, either. It's just a question of sort of where the scale up looks like what it looks like in a final package, but it's still being negotiated this point in time, California Governor Gavin Newsom touting a big drop in covert 19 numbers, 34. Percent reduction over a two week period and the number of people hospitalized and 25% reduction of the number of people and I see use. This is ABC News. The University of Alabama at Birmingham has removed the name of George Wallace from a campus building over his support of racial segregation. More New York City public school students will be heading back to the classroom. Middle school students have been out of their classroom since November. But Mayor Bill de Blasio said the return February 25th and we're really excited about that. We know kids are ready to come back. It won't be all of them. 62,006 to 8 graders have opted to return about a third of those eligible because the incredible efforts Of everyone in our school system. Our schools are amongst the safest places in all of New York City. Aaron Carter SKI ABC NEWS NEW YORK After video emerged showing packed massless celebrations in Tampa following the Buccaneers Super Bowl victory, Mayor Jane Castor defending the gathering, saying, most people celebrating we're doing so responsibly, Castor says there will be an official Super Bowl celebration. But those not complying with mask orders will not be invited. I'm Marc Graham, a lard ABC News. Gary is refinancing his.
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"D to Clearwater. I'm Reid Shepherd. Our top story and three o'clock scary situation in Oldsmar. Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Guatieri says it appears someone was able to hack into the computer system that controls the city's water supply and increase the level of sodium hydroxide or lie from 100 parts per million to 11,100 parts per million. Fortunately, Guatieri says, the operator on duty saw what was happening and stabilized things quickly, even if the plane operator had not quickly reversed the increased amount of sodium hydroxide. Would have taken between 24 36 hours for that water to hit the water supply system, and there are redundancies in place where the water had been checked before it was released. While the area says they don't have a suspect right now, but says there are a few leads, he emphasizes the public was never in any danger. Tampa's mayor says the city is working out details on a safe way to celebrate the Buck's Super Bowl win. We could know Tuesday or Wednesday how tapas championship parade will work out. Tampa Mayor Jane Castor says they'll work to keep out some of the bad apples that caused trouble Sunday night. Those few bad actors will be identified and the Tampa Police Department will handle it. The Bucks could follow the Stanley Cup champion Lightning's example of a socially distanced boat parade. But even that event led to some people celebrating without masks. Gordon Byrd NEWS radio W F L A job well done that from NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who's congratulating the city of Tampa and the host committee for staging the event during some very tough times. Just event a year ago. I don't think any of us would have imagined the challenges that we were going to have to face. On the can do attitude of the people up here and so many others behind them. It was really an extraordinary effort. Goodell has said he thinks team owners will look favorably on Tampa for another Super Bowl in the future when it comes time to name the host city. I'm Reid Shepherd News, radio W F L A W F L A News is brought to you by the Holland Group Retirement Wealth Advisors. This is a Bloomberg money minute your money could be in Bitcoin, even if you didn't know it. Tesla, which became part of the S and P 500 less than two months ago, has revealed it invested $1.5 billion in Bitcoin. That means index fund investors are now in directly exposed to the crypto currency that's known for its wild swings. Twitter stock is up 1.5% on news that it may try to boost revenue by charging a subscription fee for some content. Traditionally, Twitter has relied on Lee on advertising to make money. If you're looking to buy into Bumble the dating APP, where women make the first move hit is scheduled to go public on Thursday, and shares will be priced a 28 to $30 each Stocks are trading at all time highs. The Dow is up 130 points 1300.4%, the S and P is up a third of a percent and the NASDAQ's up half a percent. Gamestop, which had its worst week ever last week, is down again. Mona Rivera Bloomberg Radio. Questions about unity.
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"O'clock NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is congratulating the city of Tampa for staging a safe and successful Super Bowl football's a team game. This is a great team up here, eh? They really found a way to find solutions to difficult problems and really showed that this community is a can do community. Could make things happen. So will we have Ah, parade or celebration in Tampa Mayor Jane Castor says. You bet this win. Was from the Buccaneer team, but this win was for our entire community. And so they deserve T be able to celebrate along with the team. No details yet, But Castor says it will happen sometime this week and will be an event where everybody can participate and participate safely. Formal announcement expected tomorrow or Wednesday. Man who ran onto the field during last night's Super Bowl is from South Florida. Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office has charged 31 year old Yuri Andre to Boca Raton. The man brought the game to a standstill. We ran the field, dressed in a woman's one piece swimsuit and a pair of shorts, even pulling the shorts down. At one point, he was able to skirt security for more than 40 yards of his sprint toward the end zone until sliding on his back around the one yard line and getting tackled by deputies and state troopers. According to TMZ, Andre it appeared to have Done. The stunt is a way to promote an infamous YouTube personality who's been behind other similar incidents. Andre is charged with trespassing. He's free on $500 Bond. I'm Joel Malcolm, a Florida lawmaker is renewing an effort to ban assault weapons in the Sunshine State. It's the fifth time Democrat Carlos Smith has attempted to ban the types of weapons and high capacity magazines. Used in the pulse, nightclub and Parkland school shootings. The bill failed in each of the last four years in the Florida Legislature. I'm Reid Shepherd News, radio W F L A W F L A News is brought to you by Titan Plumbing and Electric.
Tampa mayor frustrated by maskless fans after Super Bowl
"I'm Julie Walker could those Super Bowl celebrations become super spreaders of the corona virus sounded Superbowl fans in Tampa many of the mass taking to the streets mayor Jane castor says there's a level of frustration when you see them because of how hard they're working to curb the virus even distributing two hundred thousand masks ahead of the game this comes as the U. S. is making progress in the fight against the virus the country's reporting fewer than a hundred thousand daily cases for the first time since the start of November according to Johns Hopkins University meanwhile this weekend mark one year since the first death was reported in the U. S. more than four hundred and sixty three thousand have died since I'm Julie Walker
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"Box were in control for almost the entire game. Thanks to the veteran Tom Brady, who calmly guided the Bucks to a three touchdown victory. The greatest of all time, quarterback Tom Brady led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 31 to 9 Super Bowl victory. Over the Kansas City Chiefs. It was Tampa Bay's first Super Bowl win and 18 years and the 43 year old Brady's first win with his new team. Kansas City took the early lead with this 49 yard field goal. Minutes later, Brady through to his longtime Patriots teammate, Rob Gronkowski, for the game's first crowd rousing touchdown. The duo did it again with a second quarter connection, and the Bucks never looked back. Styler Henry reporting Brady talked about his TD passes to Gronkowski and another veteran Antonio Brown, big time players making big time place, so just love what they did what they added to the team. No grants, unbelievable Player and a B is just since he got here. He's just done everything the right way. In the off season, The Bucks signed Brady and drunk and it seemed like all their free agent moves paid off in a big way in the big game. Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arian says they're free agent editions played a key role You gotta give Jason laid a ton of credit for this football team. He put a great roster together, picking up those guys and still staying cat friendly. We We've got a very limited time to get into free agency and We'll try to keep our guys extra Sure. Meanwhile, Tampa Mayor Jane Castor says it caps off an incredible week as Super Bowl host and champion. Can't thank team Tampa Bay enough for planning this We're making our city look great..
"jane castor" Discussed on 106.1 FM WTKK
"A million womb or celebrating ahead for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who won the Super Bowl against these Kansas City Chiefs last night. 31 to 9 Tampa Mayor Jane Castor have to celebrate this. This is unbelievable, choking, she'd consider renaming the city after Super Bowl M v. P and Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady And the former president's second impeachment trial set to start senators will begin hearing arguments tomorrow in an unprecedented second impeachment trial for former President Trump Democrats draw on line between Trump's refusal to accept the election results And the deadly riot at the Capitol. Attorneys representing the former president said the trial is unconstitutional since there's no role for the Senate to judge a private citizen and argue Trump's words about suspect election results are protected by the First Amendment boxes charge. Talbert America's listening to Fox News Staying connected continues with 1061. FM Talk UNC Chapel Hill says students who disregarded social distancing rules to rush Franklin Street following the heels win over Duke Saturday, will face disciplinary charges. University says they're following up on hundreds of complaints Fire overnight in a hotel in Fayetteville, Flames were spotted just before one I am at the Clarion on Cedar Creek Road. It took dozens of firefighters to get the blaze under control. The American Red Cross is on the scene, assisting Piedmont Triad International Airport is looking for some homegrown art to put on display artists throughout the state are welcome to apply. The preference is given to Piedmont residents, according to the airport authority. They're looking for everything from small paintings and photographs to large sculptures. Applications are being accepted through March 13th. With continuing news updates from around the state. I'm Kyle Wilson interstates moving around very well at the.
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"In control for almost the entire game, thanks to veteran Tom Brady. Who led the Bucks to a three touchdown victory. Greatest of all time, quarterback Tom Brady led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 31 to 9 Super Bowl victory over the Kansas City Chiefs. It was Tampa Bay's first Super Bowl win and 18 years and the 43 year old Brady's first win with his new team. Kansas City took the early lead with this 49 yard field goal. And it's later Brady through to his longtime Patriots teammate Rob Gronkowski for the game's first crowd rousing touchdown. The duo did it again with a second quarter connection, and the Bucks never looked back. Skylar Henry reporting Brady talked about his TD passes to Gronkowski and another veteran Antonio Brown, big time players making big time place, so just love what they did what they added to the team. No grants, unbelievable Player and a B is just since he got here. He's just done everything the right way. In the off season, The Bucks signed Brady and drunk and it seemed like all their free agent moves paid off in a big way in the big game. Looking years, head coach Bruce Arian says they're free agent editions played a key role You've got to give. Jason laid a ton of credit for this football team. He put a great roster together, picking up those guys and still staying cat friendly. We We've got a very limited time to get into free agency and We'll try to keep our guys extra sure. Meanwhile, Tampa Bear Jane Castor says it caps off an incredible week as Super Bowl host and now champion That can't think team Tampa Bay enough for planning this For making our city look great..
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"And then another thing that you mentioned? This was something else that came up in that conversation. Tampa Bay is not New York City or L. A. You know what you're getting with New York City and L. A. We're competing with other cities across the country in similar size and scope to attract talent and businesses. How much does something like this or just the fact that we've had the lightning when the Stanley Cup and the razor in the World Series and the Bucks are in the Super Bowl? Just that attention. How much does it help our region? It really is. It's invaluable. Um you know the sporting events and then when they show the different locations during the half times in the brakes And they get to show all that we get to enjoy every single day. It really is just invaluable. And you know, we're never gonna Technically make back what we put into one of these events because it's in kind services and things that the city doesn't benefit directly from. You know to recoup that those dollars spent, but it lifts up the entire community and we are I mean, we are red hot right now. We are one of the best places for small businesses. Number one city for individuals and businesses relocating from the Northeast. I mean, Tampa is on fire, and this is gonna put us on that world stage once again. And people will get to see how great the Tampa Bay area is. Frankly, I think we're gonna have to start taking applications for admission to the city in the near future. They go. So how many people have come out of the woodwork asking for tickets? You have no idea exactly. It's actually um it really It just makes me smile that one that people would think that I would have any access whatsoever to ticket. But it really is funny. The individuals that you know my brother, sister cousins, Uncle, um, always wanted to see a Super Bowl. So it it's great that that interest is out there. And, frankly, it's um It's frustrating that we can't have A stadium full of fails to witnesses, but you know what it is what it is. People talk about the obstacles that have been thrown in our way. But we don't see that that we just see the opportunities that this brings us. And I got to have the honor of speaking to the 7500 healthcare workers. They're never going to get a chance. Tonto view the Super Bowl and you know that How cool is that? You know individuals. It probably never would have been able to see a Super Bowl are going to be right there when the Bucks when the Lombardi Trophy Did you do one of those bets? I'm sorry if I missed it. There's been a lot of news to cover recently. But But did you do one of those bets with like the mayor of Kansas City, or you know, that always happens when when we have these kinds of events? What was the bet? Yeah. So he's a great guy. I had him on my Facebook lives. Matter of fact, I'm meeting him at the airport tomorrow. And I think he and I are gonna pretty much hang through the Super Bowl, but great guy Quentin Lucas just elected in 2019. And he started off by letting me know that he was aware of our status is being the cigar capital of the nation. And so I assured him I would get in some some of the best cigars in the world. And then I also told him that I would supply all of the Kansas City fans with enough Tampa Bay craft beer that they could drown their sorrows when we wake Sophie in our own backyard. Well played. Mayer. Yeah, Yeah, exactly right. That would be the thing. I would think that would be what he would go to. I'm joined by Tampa Mayor Jane Castor. Here on PM Tampa Bay. Let me switch gears to covert 19 real quick. It's been a while since we talked to you about this eyes. The big concern right now, the variance, especially the UK variant, which seems to have taken footholds. Here in Florida. Yeah, that that's you know, that's the new That's the new unknown in the room as if we haven't had enough unknowns with this covert 19, But we've been on a steady downward trajectory with our positivity rate. And everybody's been doing well with wearing the mask doing what they need to do. We are getting people vaccinated as fast as we can get vaccine into our community, which Frankly, is it quickly enough, But you know, we're doing all we can Todt this thing down, but that very those variants are concerned. And the unfortunate reality is, you really don't know They're here until they show up in math, and that's why it's so much more important for everyone to understand their level of personal responsibility. And simply wear a mask. When it comes to vaccinations. How are they going across Tampa? The process seems to still be a bit unorganized from the federal level to the state level. How is that impacting locally? How is that impacting things locally here on the ground. What? We're ready. We've We've got the administration of the vaccines down and we've got a number of sites you know to deliver those we've been doing in the city of Tampa. One of the things that everybody benefits from in our community is how well everybody works together. You know, Hillsborough County and Tampa plant City Temple Terrorists are in lockstep. We're working daily with the state, but the issue is we just don't have enough of that vaccine, but we've been distributing in some inner city over east Tampa downtown in West Tampa. In some churches, ensuring that we're getting the over 65, especially those most vulnerable in the minority communities. Getting them vaccinations quickly as we can. There's a state site out of the university mall. And I know it's frustrating for people when you know websites and things crash, But I just want everybody to know that every single one of those vaccines is going into either first responder or the arm of somebody 65 over so that things aren't being wasted. We just don't have enough of them. So we're getting about as quickly as we can. I'm joined by Tampa Mayor Jane Castor Mayor Thanks so much the time 11 final question for you, the Biden administration and Congress. They're negotiating another relief package. The president's proposal includes money for state local governments. The Republican counter didn't putting aside the situation. Other cities find themselves in. If there's no assistance for Tampa in the final deal, What would that mean for our city? Well, actually, that's a shame that there isn't because the funding in the the other two relief packages went to the state and two counties or cities with half a million in above and I want I can't remember the exact number but it was something like 20 to 30 cities. Nationwide that have that that population threshold and we're the ones the city's air. The ones that really are in, you know, in the dire Straits. We in Tampa are incredibly fortunate. To have Mayor Pam Iuorio Mayor Bob Buckhorn at the helm. They beefed up the reserves and were excellent excellent physical stewards of The taxpayers dollars and also we're very fortunate to have a very diversified portfolio economic portfolio. And so we don't have the same goes over eggs in one basket. We don't rely heavily on tourism. We don't rely on these different areas. The vast majority of our Are a lot of our tax dollars come from property tax and those can and those those values continue to increase. And so we've definitely been impacted. By covert 19. But we are in good financial shape, and we will continue to ensure that that we are being good stewards of the taxpayer's dollars. Tampa Mayor Jane Castor. Joining us to talk about the Super Bowl. And, of course, the pandemic. Mayor Castor Great to talk to you again. Thanks so much for giving us a few minutes. We appreciate it. No problem. Go back. All right. And again tomorrow evening on the show..
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"The official rules for details. That would, um l a Tampa W x TV HD to Clearwater with you 265 SETI Man that point telling you to 33 a V Gulf port to go with you to 90 B. J. West Tampa. Reid Shepherd, our top story. At one o'clock, you'll have to wear a mask if you're going to win the Super Bowl events outdoors. Tampa Mayor Jane Castor have signed an executive order requiring face coverings in specific areas of the city defined as event and entertainment zones, she says people need to be responsible to prevent the spread of the Corona virus. You have to do your part and you have to wear Your mask whenever you are out in the public. And you can't social distance from others. Mayor's new order includes places like he bore city South Howard, the Channel district downtown. The area around Raymond James Stadium governor to Santos is taking the lid off. His $96 billion budget proposal says it doesn't include another round of federal stimulus money. Do do that You were gonna make good use of it, but we assumed But there's just not going to be anything else. And I think that was the appropriate thing. Some care Zach Money approved last year is helping to prop up the spending package hold the line on taxes while increasing student spending. There's also a billion dollar plan to help fight the effects of climate change. Nine people have been arrested after Hillsborough County sheriff's deputies say they took part in a street racing event earlier this month. Deputies say it happened in the parking lot of bass pro shops on Palm River Road in Tampa. Those arrested are facing charges for reckless driving. Hillsborough County is opening a couple of cold weather shelters this evening as overnight temperatures are expected to drop into the low to mid forties. Metropolitan Ministries in Tampa Crossroads air supplying motel vouchers on a first come, first served basis. But officials say supply is limited safety protocols,.
Tampa's mayor issues outdoor mask order for Super Bowl
"The Super Bowl will be required to wear a mask to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Tampa Mayor Jane Castor signing an executive order, saying that mask must be worn outside while downtown in neighborhoods around Raymond James Stadium, where the Super Bowl will be held and an other tourist hot spots. Right now, there are young people across the world facing a tough
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"It's a M Tampa Bay with Jack here and Natalie and Katie and our W F l A sage is here, and that would be Felix Vega. And by the way, First of all some birthdays here, Michelle Han, who is very active with the beach chambers of Commerce. George Credit Coast, former mayor of Clear Water and then Mark Sharp and you know is a swell county commissioner. Yep. Hell, numerous positions in Those row county has been pushing for some Decent transportation around these parts. So what's up with you? I got an update on they built to protect businesses from Corona virus related lawsuits that's going quickly through the House and Senate committees in Tallahassee. I have the legislative session. This new version comes from the Senate from our own local State Senator Jeff Brandis, and it adds a couple of things that we had discussed previously they're going to put a time limit if it does get past him resolve between the Senate and the House of one year after the incident. S O. If you had a corona virus related death sickness, illness on dure trying to blame become a company or restaurant of business, a school or church. We're not dealing with health care providers, yet that's going through a difference of committee. That deals with health issues. So you have one year to file your lawsuit. Also, they would require a physician in the state of Florida to sign off on the veracity of their claim, saying that your the illness was directly related somehow to that business. Now it's gonna be very difficult because we know a lot of people that through contact tracing People are able to say why I was with Jack Aaron, Natalie and Katie. You know, in this one location on this particular day. I was with my mom on another day, but you don't necessarily know who directly spread the virus two years, so it's one hurdle that they have put in place. I think it's maybe very difficult. I think for workers and employees, it may be easier because if you have an outbreak among several employees say the public's or a restaurant of some sort, They could all say Look, we were all together. We weren't wearing masks. We were in these conditions and we were not in contact with anyone else. We went toe work. We went home. That's so much easier lawsuit, so it's gonna be interesting to see where this lands up. It's been a top priority for legislators since the Corona virus outbreak began so far. The Senate committee say that only six lawsuits have been filed against business is much more been filed against health care providers, nursing homes and cruise lines so far, but they are not included in this legislation. Mm. We will have more here with feelings coming up. By the way. Let me just quickly encourage you to go to our Web page. Natalie has put together a great one here, including a bookie would be world championship. I've got to see that one for sure. So cool. Aaron, be really good at that. Oh, he would be, you know, will you? Woody? Yeah. 2020 winners. This is actually still going on. There's a couple of throwback videos, but it was awesome. I guess The latest competition was in France. So you wanna watch that and you can go further down. You'll see all of us. Enjoying the Curtis Fiction Riverwalk area. Tribute to former President Trump If you're a trump fan and Festival. Hilarious fails always loved those wofl a news dot com slash a m TB and movie back on second here with more from Felix is 8 46 and we go to the newsroom and Chris treatment. There's concern the Super Bowl could become a super spreader event. Super Bowl week means visitors and parties and that could allow Cove it to spread throughout the area. Tampa Mayor Jane Castor says it helps that a lot of events will be held outdoors, but people still need to wear masks. Castor says police won't be enforcing CDC guidelines So people will have to make smart decisions for themselves a deadly police shooting in Pinellas County's ruled as justified. Task Force members reviewed last month's shooting of Dominique Harris at the hands of ST Petersburg officers, according to the report, the 20 year old Harris shot it. Police were trying to arrest him on a child abuse charge. By this time next week, everyone who works or lives at a long term care facility should have at least one covert vaccine shot. Governor. Two sadists made the announcement in Jacksonville, he says almost 70% of all vaccine doses have gone to someone 65 over to Santa's claims. Florida has Dunmore covert vaccinations of seniors than any other state. Critics say there are still tens of thousands of vaccine doses that haven't been used on Chris Trackman, NewsRadio WOFL a Alex check sports.
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"Rhonda Santa says he's ready to expand. I think it's just a matter of supply, getting more supply so that folks can get the shot very, very quickly. But as of now, just so people understand we're scheduled to receive today tomorrow, the same level about 266,000, so that's going to go pretty quickly, he says. This week's vaccination count will trend. Lower due to supply. The Department of Health, says 5000. People were vaccinated Sunday, including about 780, who got the second dose. Overall, more than 1.4 million vaccines have been administered in nearly 158,000. People have received both doses. There is some good news when it comes to Florida's fight against covert 19. The worst may be behind us. For now, we have seen the peak resulting from the holidays and we are starting to come down. So that is very good news. If I used, Dr Mary Jo, Tropical warns, We still can't let down our guard because variants which are already here are more transmissible. That's gonna make it harder for us to contain a covert 19. She predicts the vaccine rollout will continue to be rocky until the supply increases. Aircraft. Vegas, Miami, The Coast Guard Says divers with the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office have located the body of a pilot whose plane nose dived into the ocean. Last night. The remains of the 24 year old were discovered inside the wreckage of the single engine Piper aircraft. The plane was on its way from the Palm Beach County Park airport to the Merritt Island airport when it crashed off the coast of Boynton Beach. As Tampa prepares to host the Super Bowl, February 7th. With the hometown Buccaneers taking on Kansas City, Mayor Jane Castor says it's all about having fun and being safe. She says the only people she wants to see you leave. Tampa Unhappy are the Chiefs with Florida's news. I'm John Congre.
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"The Paul's on student loan payments and two thirds or more support for continuing the eviction more. Auditorium, aid for small business and aid to local and state governments. Gordon Byrd News radio W F L A as preparations for Super Bowl 55 Raymond James Stadium continued. Sam Tomato Jane Castor says she wants to see some of the frontline heroes in the stands on February. 7th would love it if they felt the entire stadium of With medical personnel who had had both of their vaccines. That would be absolutely wonderful and give them an opportunity to watch the Super Bowl Reports indicate. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is on board with that idea and says healthcare workers will be invited. The NFL is said to be planning to sell about 20% of the seats in the stadium. Sinkhole that opened up last year near Little Road in Pasco County is reopened and grown despite efforts to fix it whole, then labeled a depression opened in October. It's now said to be about 50 FT. Wide heads up for those who plan to be on the road this weekend. All lanes of the Howard Franklin Bridge will close between 8 P.m. Saturday in noon Sunday. I'm Reid Shepherd News, radio W F L A This is a Bloomberg money minute. The housing market is so hot that more people than ever are buying homes sight unseen. Redfin reports that nearly two thirds of would be home buyers made offers on a property without going there in person. Google says it has closed on its takeover of fit bid, the SMARTWATCH company paying more than $2 billion, But now the Justice Department, citing antitrust concerns, says it has not signed off on the deal. Critics think Google might not protect the data of Fitbit users. Hollywood film, scheduled to be released in theaters in the first half of this year will likely be delayed again due to the pandemic. So, says Donald Langley of Universal, But, she said there are no plans by Universal to put their first run movies on Peacock, the NBC Universal streaming service. On Wall Street stocks are fluctuating between positive and negative. As we head for the closing bell, the Dow is flat, the S and P is down 1/10 of a percent of the NASDAQ's up 1/10 of a percent. Mona Rivera Blumberg radio. More and more of the capital is being closed off. Lisa Brady Fox News. What have been tight security planned for next week's inauguration is getting tighter by the day after last week's capital breach, we.
"jane castor" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"Clearwater. Good morning. I'm Chris Trackman. Our top story at 11 O'clock, a Bay Area congressman says it's time for dramatic action against President Trump. ST Petersburg, Democrat Charlie Crist says Trump should be removed from office. Now there is a provision in the 25th amendment that will allow for the removal of a president under Xidan circumstances. Well, this isn't that I don't know what it is. And that takes a majority of the Cabinet members basically to vote to remove them. Florida Senator Marco Rubio called the storming of the capital one of the saddest days in U. S history on the floor of the Senate, Rubio said the chaos is encouraging America's enemies. China's laughing They're loving this tonight in Beijing. They're high fiving because they pointed us to say this is proof The future belongs to China. America's in decline. Florida's junior senator Rick Scott, joined several other senators in opposing Joe Biden's victory in Pennsylvania. Biden was officially certified as the next president, anyway. The city of Tampa is cracking down on restaurants and bars. With repeat violations of mask rules to premiere. Jane Castor says they'll suspend or revoke special use liquor permits for businesses with two or more citations that violate mask rules. Those air different from liquor licenses issued by the state. This action follows large crowds celebrating New Year's Eve with masks off. It's some Tampa establishments. The mayor says most residents and businesses are being responsible, but she can't allow a few bad actors to compromise. Covert 19.
Miami prepares for Tropical Storm Eta
"Our top story at eight o'clock, not a lot of change with Tropical Storm Aita as we move through the evening hours will continue to see tropical storm force winds and heavy rain as the storm moves up the coast National Hurricane Center director Ken Graham says the worst of it is on the east side of the storm center. It's these rain bands where you're getting the significant wins. You're getting tropical storm force winds. Well, Outlook. Even Orlando and look down here over portions of Fort Myers and Naples have seen these today and now getting into Broward County where we don't need any more rain. Ada is still on a path to make landfall north of the Tampa Bay area sometime tomorrow morning and then be out over the Atlantic By tomorrow evening. At the moment, it's west southwest of ST Pete, Moving north. At about 12 Miles an hour. We later got up close and personal to Florida's West central Coast somewhat sooner than expected, not giving residents much time to prepare. ST Pete Mayor Rick Kreismen says would have been different if we'd have a couple of days. But he also feels very fortunate. We are we're not talking about a storm, which, thankfully, didn't significantly intensify and become a two or three that took the sudden turn in that respect. I feel like we were all very fortunate, but having said that we still want you to take precautions. Savva Mayor Jane Castor says people need to be vigilance with the storm. Even though it's not a hurricane. Castor says conditions could get worse before they get better. The next couple of hours are going to be critical for our area. We're still looking at Tornado warnings and waken have water spouts out in the bay as well, and those could be very, very damaging As everyone is aware, Castor says. The weather can change in an instance people need to be aware of what's going on Long night ahead. In Pasco County, just south of eight is projected landfall. Monica Santiago, the Pascoe emergency management says there are no evacuation orders, shelters or not open, but she is urging residents.
Tampa Mayor Jane Castor Answers Coronavirus Questions
"Joining us now we have Tampa mayor Jane castor mayor how are you I'm doing great how are you good thank you so much for joining us so first let me just throw to you what message do you need to get out to the city of Tampa about this corona virus outbreak what's the latest our first of all I want everybody to text camper ready to eight eight eight seven seven seven and you'll get a real time updates and information from the city of Tampa and so you know we're we're getting a lot of news around the country and you know about different events being canceled and new cases coming up as I've said from the beginning it wasn't if it was when we were going to get some of these get the corona virus cases in our community now that we have the test kits available will detect more than likely detect new cases that you know may not have been detected previously but with that said everyone just needs to take the steps necessary simple steps necessary to avoid contracting the corona virus and also to know that those individuals that have contracted it and they are not elderly or have other health considerations that it's just like a mild case of the flu for them so what we're looking at is is trying to avoid the spread of the because the the key to the corona virus virus is that it is so easily contracted one of them everyone did well god I'm going to I just want everyone to insure that everyone's getting their information from reliable sources I just was at an event today the retirement for the superintendent of schools and an individual showed me a text from his daughter and said that her office had been evacuated because someone there tested positive I talked to the doctor Holt hills were county health department and he said that's not true so you know people need to have accurate information from reliable sources let me ask you this one of the big questions that we've had and that we've had trouble getting answers to from a state officials what is our testing capacity here in the Tampa Bay area do you know well I don't know if they're testing capacity we have the test kids now but that's something that we're we're working with we intend to have a press conference tomorrow with the executives from the three major health facilities here TGH TGH Bakare and add that hello and talk about you know the emergency management policies and procedures that we have in place that included surge capacity and so that's what we want to avoid is having individuals go into doctor's offices or hospitals when they feel that they may have the corona virus because now you're going to have the doctor and the medical personnel have to be quarantined as well so we we are going to provide that information in the days or tomorrow it will be provided we're having the emergency policy I'm sorry executive policy group is meeting at one thirty tomorrow but we have the capability to do the testing and working on if it becomes necessary to have those remote testing site and quarantine areas if it becomes necessary we're talking to Tampa mayor Jane castor here on P. M. Tampa Bay I know one thing you've been focused on is our elderly community here in the Tampa Bay area what steps are being taken to make sure they're protected as they're the most at risk for the most severe symptoms from this disease yes without a doubt so yesterday we went to all of the nursing homes and assisted living facilities there's eighty eight in the city within the city of Tampa and we had personnel from the city of Tampa from city of Tampa code enforcement Tampa fire rescue in the Tampa police department visit each one of those facilities and provide them with the information from the CDC about monitoring visitors if they're allowing those jurors monitoring for when they come in to make sure that they don't have any signs or symptoms of fever shortness of breath coughing those types of things and then also the simple steps that they could take to keep all of their residents say the majority of these have been employed it was more of a reminder than anything else but we also wanted to have that face to face connection with the the supervisors in each of these locations so that they have that point of contact if they had any questions or any concerns whatsoever that they'd be able to reach out to the city of Tampa and and get those questions answered those concerns taken care of we're talking to Tampa mayor Jane castor about Tampa's corona virus preparations when it comes to look at a closing schools or canceling events things like that that we're seeing in other cities across the country how does that decision making process work is that up to you is that up to the governor is that up to you health officials at the federal level talk a little bit about that well not at the federal level clearly the governor you know it is declared state of emergency and and he can make decisions for the state but most of the decisions are being made locally and that's something that you know I have to wait two things one is that the health and safety of our citizens which is paramount but I also have to balance that with our economy as well and think about those individuals that count on these events and these conferences and so forth so the health and safety will always of our citizens will always win out but I also have to make those other considerations and ensure that we're not canceling events unnecessarily and you know there's no nobody has a crystal ball but I will always make decisions that are in the best interests of our citizens the NC double a tournament obviously March madness now to be limited in terms of who can attend those games going to be basically essential personnel some family members people like that when it comes to St Patrick's day we know New York and Chicago New York and Chicago are the latest to cancel their parades what's the St Patrick's day situation for Tampa are you still on for now I don't intend to cancel that unless there's changes in the next you know the next day or two by Friday and clearly that's a local event and so I have the the liberty of waiting till the last minute if you know of other cases arise in our community then that's clearly something that that I would consider but also you have to look at these events to if they're bringing individuals from out of state or individuals you know that are coming in on flight into our city the St Patrick's day parade is a very a very local of that and small in size compared to events in Chicago and New York City but I was on a phone call just an hour ago with a number of individuals here in the city of Tampa that other officials and also individuals that are handling these large events including our convention center and talking about those conventions as conferences that are coming some of the hockey game there decided a couple of cities have decided yeah the play those games without stands and so that's clearly an issue that the lightning are looking at very very closely but it's a it's a very delicate balance but again the health and safety of the citizens well will be
Florida House passes bill banning sanctuary cities
"State lawmakers move toward passing a ban on so-called sanctuary cities, which would compel local officials to cooperate with federal immigration agents. Tampa's, mayor elect Jane castor appeared at NBC and MSNBC today and said, basically, good luck with that. We're welcoming of everyone everyone in our community, and we're not going to be in the business of immigration enforcement caster calls the Bill of solution. Looking for the problem since Florida doesn't have any sanctuary cities the house passed its version today, the Senate takes its up tomorrow Castro get sworn in as mayor a week from today after beating David stress seventy three to twenty seven percent in the runoff election
Tampa elects Jane Castor as its first openly gay mayor
"It was over before the first ballots were even counted. Tampa's mayoral race goes to former police chief, Jay. Jane castor in a landslide seventy three to twenty seven percent casters lead in early voting was so large the day of balloting. Couldn't help David strass catch up. The fifty nine year old democrat in the city's first openly gay mayor says she's ready to lead. It's going to take each and every one of us to lift this city up and make it what we want it to be the world class city that we know Tampa can be. So if you will stand with me, I'll take us there. Thank you.