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Former chief sends public corruption complaint to FBI
Tue  May 22 2018 02:23PM
Former Punta Gorda police chief Tom Lewis is bringing in the feds — or at least trying to. Claiming the Punta Gorda Police Department refused to investigate his allegations of … Find out how to read more online.
North Port resident to run for School Board
Tue  May 22 2018 12:32PM
NORTH PORT — North Port resident Justin Cody Willis, 31, announced he’ll be running for the Sarasota County School Board. Willis will be running against incumbent Jane Goodwin, who represents … Find out how to read more online.
Veterans job fair set in North Port
Tue  May 22 2018 12:32PM
NORTH PORT — Memorial Day weekend may bring celebrations and reflection, but in North Port, it will also bring a job fair. “I had someone asking me if we had … Find out how to read more online.
Local BSA reps weigh in on Boy Scouts evolution
Tue  May 22 2018 01:55PM
Despite a name and policy change allowing girls to join the Cub and Boy Scouts, local representatives for Boy Scouts of America admit that not much is really changing. “Girls … Find out how to read more online.
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Agency: Cats from hoarding house up for adoption
Tue  May 22 2018 11:57AM
SARASOTA — Thirty-three cats rescued from a hoarding situation in North Port are available for adoption, according to The Cat Depot. A total of 37 cats were taken from a home along Granada Drive by Sarasota County Animal Services in … Find out how to read more online.

North Port wants to evaluate its buildings, parks
Mon  May 21 2018 04:46PM
NORTH PORT — With many aging buildings and more than a dozen parks, the City Commission is considering hiring a firm to help evaluate the city’s facilities and create a long-term plan. “It is a decision of ‘Do we want … Find out how to read more online.

City of North Port opens two new camps
Mon  May 21 2018 04:36PM
NORTH PORT — As the end of school quickly approaches, kids are getting ready for summer camp and other activities. Throughout North Port and the surrounding areas there is a variety of camps to suit different interests for kids of … Find out how to read more online.

Volunteers needed for summer programs
Tue  May 22 2018 12:00PM
NORTH PORT — It’s the same all across North Port; organizations are struggling to find volunteers. From the school district to the library, groups are having a hard time finding people who can provide help for a few hours a … Find out how to read more online.

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Judge sides with parents, boots adult son from New York home
Tue  May 22 2018 11:50PM
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — In a real-life case of “Failure to Launch,” an upstate New York judge Tuesday ordered a 30-year-old man to move out of his parents’ house after they went to court to have him ejected. Michael Rotondo … read more.

Florida marks milestone in Everglades python control program
Wed  May 23 2018 01:19AM
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Florida is marking a milestone in its attempt to control an infestation of Burmese pythons in the Everglades. The state has been paying a select group of 25 hunters to catch and kill the invasive snakes … read more.

Florida city warns residents of power outage, zombies
Tue  May 22 2018 11:36PM
LAKE WORTH, Fla. (AP) — Residents of a Florida city who received alerts about a power outage were also warned to look out for zombies. That’s right — zombies. The Palm Beach Post reports that Lake Worth officials sent out … read more.

Sheriff: Suspect in Florida standoff, gunfire, found dead
Wed  May 23 2018 01:19AM
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — A man suspected of trading wild bursts of gunfire with officers during a long standoff in the Florida Panhandle was found dead Tuesday in a gasoline-soaked apartment after an armored vehicle approached, authorities said. “We … read more.

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