Tag: fourth of july

Jimmy Patronis Offers Fireworks Safety Tips as Floridians Get Ready to Celebrate Independence Day

Every year, fireworks start approximately 19,500 fires and cause around $105 million in direct property damage nationwide.

Americans Get Ready to Spend $7 Billion in Food for Independence Day

On Wednesday, the Florida Retail Federation (FRF) released a report showing Americans will buy $6.9 billion--$75.35 per person--on food for July 4.

Record Number of Americans, Floridians Plan to Travel on Independence Day

The number of expected travelers is the highest that AAA has found in its almost two decades of conducting this survey.