Thursday May 16
North Port Sun
Two men arrested in Placida robbery
Two Rotonda West men were arrested Wednesday in connection with the armed robbery of a local convenience store Tuesday evening, as well as a Rotonda residential burglary that occurred a few nights prior, according to the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office.
Boca Grande is throwing a birthday party for itself this weekend, celebrating the centennial completion of the Charlotte Harbor and Northern Railroad's train depot - an historic milestone that unraveled a century-long timeline forever tying the town to phosphate, fishing and tourism.
Florida groups get $100M in New Markets Tax Credits
The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund awarded $60 million to Community Hospitality Healthcare Services LLC in Placida and $40 million to Florida Community Loan Fund Inc.