13 hrs ago | North Port Sun
SUN PHOTO BY SUE PAQUIN The Charlotte Players held an improvisational comedy night on Monday at the Charlotte Players Langdon Theater in Port Charlotte to kick off an upcoming event, Comedy for a Cause, A Night of Improvisational Laughs, which will be held on Aug. 24. Here, Charlotte County Commission Chairman Chris Constance, playing the part of a ... (more)
18 hrs ago | North Port Sun
A Florida Silver Alert has been issued for a 63-year-old woman who left her residence in Punta Gorda on Monday.
You're riding along on the Punta Gorda Pathways, without a care in the world, when suddenly one presents itself.
Looking northwest, the two bridges over the Peace River are one-ways of U.S. 41. Northbound is on the right with southbound on the left and connect Punta Gorda with Port Charlotte.
William V. Andresen, 98, of Punta Gorda, Fla., and formerly of Kinnelon, N.J., passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte, Fla., after a long and full life.
Ms. Rivera is a contract officer for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in Glynco, Georgia.
Cars stolen from Kia dealership in Cape Coral, one used in robbery New law aims to force slow drivers in Florida out of left lane 'Swamp People' reality show stars to appear in Punta Gorda Migration drives rise in population, census reveals Ex-Harborside boss files grievance
The Lee County Sheriff's Office said the focus of the operation was to target internet escorts, street walkers, and "Johns" that were negotiating sex for money.
Currently up for auction: a 1994 International 4600 flatbed truck formerly used by Charlotte County Public Schools.
The union representing Punta Gorda police officers has turned down a proposed contract from the city, meaning both sides will have to go before a special magistrate as the next step in resolving a bargaining impasse.
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Punta Gorda Police are investigating a death at the Seven Palms apartments on Slash Pine Circle, off Taylor Rd. Captain Lewis, of the Punta Gorda Police Department, said the partially decomposed body of a man was found in one of the apartments, and that the death is considered "somewhat suspicious."
PHOTO PROVIDED Members of the American Legion Post 110 and its Auxilliary, SonsA' and RidersA' organizations presented a check for $2,000 recently to members of the VeteransA' Fountain of Freedom Consortium.
SUN PHOTO BY BETSY WILLIAMS Charlotte County YMCA camp counselor John Giamanco and his group take a break from the heat to just sit and talk under the big white tent at the Dotzler YMCA Outdoor Center in Charlotte Harbor, where kids from all over the county and from the North Port YMCA are bused in daily for camp this summer.