Wednesday, July 11, 2012
7-Eleven stores across the United States will offer free frozen treats Wednesday.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
News Report 7-Eleven is offering customers a chance to beat the heat with a free Slurpee Wednesday, July 11 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Approximately 8,200 participating 7-Eleven stores across the U.S. will give away free 7.11-ounce Slurpee drinks. And, to make it easy for thirsty customers to find the nearest 7-Eleven, the national convenience store is providing its users with a list of the nearest locations through the free app, timeRAZOR. When people download timeRAZOR, they will see the closest participating 7-Eleven to their home or work or current location. Users also will receive an alert letting them know the drive time based on current traffic. To download the free app, visit http://app.net/timeRAZOR.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Coach Ricky Martinez helped sheriff's deputies locate two men accused of committing a string of auto burglaries in the area.
An act of heroism was the last thing on Ricky Martinez’ mind Saturday as he finished up a practice at the FishHawk Sports Complex with his all-star team of 8- and 9-year-olds. He was talking with parents about the team’s trip to the regional tournament in Alabama this week when one of the parents heard a “pop” and saw a suspicious white van leaving the parking lot of the sports complex on FishHawk Boulevard. A former Hillsborough County sheriff’s deputy, now a criminal defense attorney, Martinez said he acted on instinct. “Within seconds, I jumped into my car and took off,” said Martinez. The van was nowhere to be found but Martinez assumed it was part of a smash-and-grab team that would search for another parking lot to target. “I just …
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Get free Slurpees at 7-Eleven stores until 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Summer is endless in the Bloomingdale-Riverview area, and today's 93-degree temperature isn't any different. But one unmistakable sign of summer has arrived: Free Slurpee Day. Visit one of the area's 7-Eleven stores until 7 p.m. today, May 23, and take home the chain's signature cold, slushy drink for free. The annual marketing event coincides this year with the roll-out of a sugar-free version of the drink, the Fanta Sugar-free Mango flavor. If "mango" is too ho-hum for your taste and you prefer a less obvious name-flavor relationship, there's always "Battle Fuel," "Blue Lightning Blast," and "Alienade." CHIME IN: What's your favorite Slurpee flavor?