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EARS expecting more animals from Louisiana
Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:00AM
Marion Lutz has had a busy few days this week, and things are about to get busier. Lutz, who is the director for the Englewood Animal Rescue Sanctuary, spent Sunday … Find out how to read more online.

Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:00AM
The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: • Rony P. Medina, 43, 200 block of Rotonda Blvd. W., Rotonda. Charge: violation of probation. Bond: none. • Steven Kent … Find out how to read more online.
Cops: Man attempts to kill ex-girlfriend’s co-worker
Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:00AM
A Port Charlotte man has been charged with attempted murder after shooting at a North Port man while they were driving on U.S. 41. Darrell Concepcion-Padilla, 30, 2400 block of … Find out how to read more online.
Together Charlotte eyes human services network
Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:00AM
CHARLOTTE COUNTY — Meriwether Lewis and William Clark’s Corps of Discovery Expedition, a band of 29 steadfast explorers who trekked 8,000 miles through the vast western wilderness of the Louisiana … Find out how to read more online.
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Police: Man robbed, killed after bowling date set up online
Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:19AM
ORLANDO — A man who took a woman bowling after meeting through an online dating site was fatally shot the next night when she returned with three other men and a gun, police said Tuesday. Adam Hilarie, 27, was shot … read more.

Teen survives rare amoeba infection that kills most people
Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:19AM
ORLANDO — A South Florida boy has survived a rare brain-eating amoeba that kills most people, aided in part because a hard-to-get drug to fight the infection is made by a company in Orlando where he was hospitalized, doctors said … read more.

San Diego Zoo euthanizes 50-year-old elephant
Tue  Aug 23 2016 11:42PM
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Zoo says it has had to put down a 50-year-old Asian elephant suffering from old age. Zoo officials told The San Diego Union Tribune the male elephant suddenly became weak Tuesday and did … read more.

Obama vows support for Louisiana after the ‘cameras leave’
Tue  Aug 23 2016 11:41PM
ZACHARY, La. (AP) — Standing amid piles of waterlogged debris, President Barack Obama on Tuesday promised a sustained national effort to rebuild flood-ravaged southern Louisiana “even after the TV cameras leave” on a visit aimed in part at stemming campaign-season … read more.

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Escape to Sanibel Island
Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:00AM
There are times we need to get away, relax, soak in some Vitamin D and forget about the daily troubles of bills, deadlines, chores, etc. But with those bills are often money concerns, and a vacation may not be affordable. … Find out how to read more online.

VA to dispense new hepatitis C drugs free
Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:00AM
The Department of Veterans Affairs, with additional funding from Congress to the tune of $1.5 billion, will be offering new antiviral treatments to all veterans enrolled in the VA health care system for hepatitis C; no matter the stage of … Find out how to read more online.

Ukraine celebrates independence day
Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:00AM
Lieda Boyko and her family huddled around a radio, intensely listening as the BBC report crackled over the airwaves. While Boyko and her family had been in the United States for 39 years, they had followed the struggle in Ukraine … Find out how to read more online.

City Council to consider new stormwater utility fee
Wed  Aug 24 2016 01:00AM
Punta Gorda residents may pay an additional fee for stormwater drainage services in the future, if City Council decides to pursue a utility at their meeting this morning. For fiscal year 2017, the council has tentatively approved a $500,000 allocation … Find out how to read more online.

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