Hurricane Season is Here – “Go Tapeless,” Experts Urge

It's the quintessential image of storm season here in (usually) sunny Northeast Florida come June 1, when the Atlantic hurricane season officially gets underway - images of windows on homes and buildings lined with strips of duct tape. The reasoning behind these images is that flying debris or even a storm's sheer force can shatter [...]

The Atlantic Hurricane Season Starts June 1 – Three Things You Should Know

There's a saying that Northeast Florida has three distinct seasons: Football season, love bug season and hurricane season. Well, one of those is upon us. The 2014 Atlantic hurricane season officially kicks off this Sunday, June 1, and runs all the way through November 30. Here in coastal Northeast Florida, longtime residents know it's crucial [...]