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Insurance Tips: What to Do Before and After Hurricane Hermine

Hurricane season poses unique challenges for homeowners and business-owners alike, both in preparation for landfall and, even more so, if a storm damages a home...

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  • Sep 2, 2016

St. Augustine Storm Safety Tips: How to Be Prepared for Tropical Depression 9

Tropical Depression 9 is making its way through the Gulf of Mexico, and could potentially turn into a tropical storm as it picks up wind...

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  • Aug 31, 2016

5 Flood Myths All Jackson Residents Should Know

The recent storm that ravaged through Louisiana has also caused damage in areas of southern Mississippi. Crosby, a town south of Jackson, suffered horrific floods...

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  • Aug 25, 2016

How to Protect Your St. Petersburg Home from Floods

St. Petersburg and other parts of the Bay Area have received heavy rain over the past few days, and a flood watch is still in...

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  • Aug 11, 2016

How Can St. Petersburg Residents Protect Their Property During Wildfire Season?

Nearly 80 acres of Egmont Key, an island located off the coast of St. Petersburg, were torched last week after a raging wildfire. The fire...

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  • Aug 1, 2016

Florida Sinkhole Safety Checklist: What You Need to Know About Sinkholes Before Moving to The Villages

Most retirees moving to The Villages know Florida for its reputation of lovely weather, lower costs of living, and plentiful amusement parks for the family...

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  • May 27, 2016

Florida Geological Survey to Use $1M Grant to Map Sinkhole Risk Areas

A $1.08 million federal grant will be used by the Florida Geological Survey and Florida Division of Emergency Management to help map areas throughout the...

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  • Sep 26, 2013

Real Estate Market, Insurers Feeling Effects of Increased Sinkhole Activity

The strain caused by both the unpredictability of sinkholes and the increasing frequency with which they appear throughout Florida is being felt not only by...

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  • Aug 22, 2013

Large Sinkhole Partially Collapses Resort Villa Near Disney World

Hundreds of vacationers were displaced late Sunday night near Walt Disney World after a massive sinkhole sparked a chain reaction of broken windows and cracking...

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  • Aug 14, 2013

Geologists: Fracture Line Might be Sign of Future Sinkhole Problems

Florida is no stranger to recurring weather patterns. Hurricane season each year brings a mix of tropical storms and cloudless days that many consider a...

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  • Jun 20, 2013