Punta Gorda Info

Punta Gorda, Florida is located in Charlotte County. Zip codes in Punta Gorda, FL include 33982, 33950, and 33955. The median home price in Punta Gorda is $219,900 which is roughly $99/per square foot. More Punta Gorda information.

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Punta Gorda News

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17 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Punta Gorda residents still drinking "risky" water

An old fountain in Punta Gorda may be the key to a longer life. The water flowing from its aged spigot has properties that could make it Florida's fabled Fountain of Youth.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Business Journal

Proposed route for Nicaragua Canal could cost four times country's GDP

Although there are doubts it will ever happen, the Nicaragua Canal is one step closer to coming to fruition, this time with a new proposed route and tentative construction date, according to a report from Newsweek .

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

WINK-TV Fort Myers

Homeless veterans build models, in new therapy program

Building a model airplane or ship can be time consuming and fun! For some of our American heroes, it also acts as therapy.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

WINK-TV Fort Myers

Wings and Wheels bike ride rolls through Punta Gorda

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Cyclists hit the pavement Sunday in the Wheels and Wings V Bicycle Event in Punta Gorda.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

CNN

Freedom Swim 2014

In Florida the Fourth of July often includes a trip to the beach. One of the most unusual beach events is Punta Gorda's annual "Freedom Swim".

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

WINK-TV Fort Myers

Operation Summer Heat aims to get drugs of the streets

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office has arrested 66 people in the last two weeks as part of Operation Summer Heat.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Gulfshore Life

Steffanie Pearce Starting New Opera Company

Just as we posited a few weeks ago , fired Opera Naples artistic director Steffanie Pearce is indeed planning to launch another opera group, starting with performances this fall.

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NBC2 News

Charlotte County seeks volunteers

Ackerman Waterway Unit Advisory Committee is seeking six volunteers who must be residents of Charlotte County and reside within the Unit.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

NBC2 News

Punta Gorda police bust drug-fueled house party

Police in Punta Gorda thought they were checking in on house cats, but instead they broke up what they call a drug-fueled house party.

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WINK-TV Fort Myers

New craft brewery to open soon in SWFL

A new business is bubbling up in Punta Gorda this summer, and will be the only one of its kind in Charlotte County.

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Englewood Review

Englewood: The SOAP

"No need, my little rosin bag. Check your pockets. I managed to pull a few bottles from the airline cart on our trip from Moscow to Punta Gorda.

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WINK-TV Fort Myers

Deputies reportedly find bags of pot during traffic stop

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested two people Monday on drug distribution charges after a large quantity of marijuana was located during a traffic stop.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

All About Jazz

PERFORMANCE/TOUR: Looking Ahead: Southwest Florida Jazz in the Summer

The snowbird concert season for jazz may be over in the Sarasota to Naples territory, but there's still jazz to be found.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Englewood Review

Englewood: The SOAP

"No need, my little rosin bag. Check your pockets. I managed to pull a few bottles from the airline cart on our trip from Moscow to Punta Gorda.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Examiner.com

New Corvette club in Charlotte County, Florida

Do you own a Corvette or have a love of Corvettes? There is a new Corvette club in town called Harbor Corvettes.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Four Wheeler

1999 Chevy Silverado 2500 - Wild Child

Specifications 1999 Chevy Silverado 2500 Owner: Jake Burton, Burtons Kreative Motorwerks Engine: 540 Dart BBC V-8 Transmission: TPI Performance Turbo 400 Transfer case: 3:1 Cyclone Gearbox Suspension: Triangulated 3-link Axles: 2A1 2-ton Rockwells Shocks: 18-inch FOA coilovers Wheels: 28x15, built in-house Tires: 16.9x28 R1 tractor tires Jake ... (more)

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WINK-TV Fort Myers

Deputies search for missing Punta Gorda man

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Robert Michael Beckman Sr., 57, of the 9200 block of Strasse Blvd. in the Charlotte Ranchettes area of Punta Gorda, was reported missing earlier today and has been listed as a missing endangered adult.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

WINK-TV Fort Myers

Bear roams downtown Punta Gorda

According to the Punta Gorda Police Department, a black bear was spotted by the Charlotte County Justice Center.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

Broward-Palm Beach

Children Branded By Florida Mom: She 'Forgot How Much She Loved Fire'

Everyone's seen the moms who treat their children like really high-maintenance pomeranians and drag them around shopping malls on leashes.

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

NBC2 News

Deputies warn against modern-day cattle rustling

If you've been to the grocery store lately, you know the price of beef is through the roof.

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