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  1. HGTV's My Lottery Dream Home with Host David Bromstead Returns 2/9Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... live for taking them on the search of a lifetime to find their dream home." In the season premiere, David visits North Port, Florida, to help lottery winners Tom and Renne choose their perfect new family home. After years of renting, the couple is ...

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  2. County prepares to cut city parks fundingRead the original story

    Thursday | YourObserver

    ... deals, known as interlocal agreements, outlining its responsibility for managing parks in the cities of Sarasota, North Port and Venice. Sensing an opportunity to cut costs, staff proposed notifying those cities that the county may stop providing ...

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  3. First Alert Weather: Freeze warning in effect, along with dangerous wind chillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | WWSB

    The cold front has already moved and now the cold air will follow through the night. Temperatures will continue to fall through the night and should be around 40 by 11 p.m. with a wind chill of 32. The winds will be anywhere from 10-20 mph out of the NW-N through the night and this will create dangerously feels like temperatures.

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  4. Longboat's outgoing public works director remembers 17-year tenure...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | YourObserver

    ... enjoyed doing." Florensa started as director of the Longboat Key Public Works Department in 2001 after working in North Port and Sarasota city governments. An engineer by trade, Florensa said that Longboat Key has been his favorite place to work. "I ...

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  5. Johnny Bugs, Inc. Is Exterminating Rats and Rodents in the Winter of 2018Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 17 | SBWire

    ... Inc. exterminators at 941-405-3080. About Johnny Bugs, Inc. Johnny Bugs, Inc. is a pest exterminator based in North Port, FL that uses professional grade, reduced risk, odorless pest control products. They provide free estimates for treatment right ...

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  6. One arrested in North Port murder investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | WWSB

    ... over his arm, and asked what had happened before leaving. If you have more information you are urged to contact North Port Police Detective Chris Maki at 941-429-7323 or cmaki@northportpd.com . You can remain anonymous, by submitting the tip through ...

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  7. Rollover crash ends in fire on I-75Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | WWSB

    According to officers, NPPD and the North Port Fire Department are on the scene of a rollover crash with fire at mile marker 184, just north of the Sumter Blvd. exit. According to officers, NPPD and the North Port Fire Department are on the scene of a rollover crash with fire at mile marker 184, just north of the Sumter Blvd. exit.

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  8. Rollover crash blocking one lane on I-75Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | WWSB

    According to officers, NPPD and the North Port Fire Department are on the scene of a rollover crash with fire at mile marker 184, just north of the Sumter Blvd. exit. According to officers, NPPD and the North Port Fire Department are on the scene of a rollover crash with fire at mile marker 184, just north of the Sumter Blvd. exit.

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  9. North Port introducing new material to help with floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | NBC2 News

    It's called, "pervious pavement," meaning it soaks up water. City leaders recently put it in the parking area for the North Port Library, after years of flooding concerns.

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  10. A Florida couple has been charged with animal cruelty for trying to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Bellingham Herald

    ... Erie, Pa., to Tampa, Fla. , on New Year's Day, the Erie Times-News reports. The couple was on their way home to North Port, Fla., between Tampa and Fort Myers, after the holidays. As Sari and Larrison's checked baggage was going through security in ...

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  11. Couple charged with animal cruelty after cat found in luggageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | New York Post

    ... ine and is currently under the care of the Humane Society," Tweeted TSA spokesman Mike England . The couple, from North Port, Fla., was cited for transporting animals in a cruel manner, according to the Smoking Gun.

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  12. North Port man convicted in road-rage beating caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | NBC2 News

    William John Greenwald, 46, could be sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of first-degree burglary with assault or battery following a two-day trial in Charlotte County. Greenwald was driving along El Jobean Road in Port Charlotte in April 2016 when he began yelling at another driver he felt was driving too slowly.

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  13. Florida animal cruelty charges after TSA discover a catRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Mail

    ... unaware there was an animal inside. Airport police cited Olivia Sari and Nicholas M. Larrison, both 21 and of North Port, Florida, with a summary count of transporting animals in a cruel manner. The couple could also face fines and other costs. The ...

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  14. Responders rescue occupants of crashed car swarmed by beesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | UPI

    A Florida police department shared video of an unusual rescue resulting from a car crashing into beehives and being swarmed by angry insects. The North Port Police Department said the vehicle left the road and crashed through several of a beekeeper's box hives before crashing into a tree.

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  15. Charges: Florida couple packs cat in luggageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | KMIZ

    ... things. This is a first," Bogle said. Airport police cited Olivia Sari and Nicholas M. Larrison, both 21 and of North Port, Florida, with a summary count of transporting animals in a cruel manner, Erie Times-News reported. The couple could face ...

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  16. Un-bee-lievable: First responders battle swarm of bees during rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | NBC2 News

    ... several bee boxes in the area creating a swarm of thousands of bees. First responders with Charlotte County and North Port Fire Departments had to clear the area of bees long enough to get to the two passengers inside the vehicle. Thanks to a ...

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  17. 7 things to know today and Orlando moves up on best-performing cities listRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 11 | Business Journal

    ... of the top 200 large U.S. metro areas - up from No. 9 last year. The only other Florida metro to best us was North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, which saw a huge leap from No. 26 last year to No. 6 this year. Milken Institute's index looks at how ...

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  18. Florida crews battle swarming bees to save victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | KRON 4

    ... trying to get to the crash victims because there were thousands of bees swarming in the area. Video captured by North Port Police Officer Jared Fegan shows firefighters from North Port and Charlotte County using high-pressure foam spray to clear the ...

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  19. Naples, Immokalee, Marco Island ranked in top 25 'Best-Performing Cities'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | NBC2 News

    Six Florida metropolitan areas, including Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, have been named in the top 25 of the country's best-performing cities. Other Florida metro areas include North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton at number six, Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford at number seven, West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Delray Beach at number 12, and Tampa-St.

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  20. Investigation underway after deadly shooting in North PortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    According to authorities, police responded to the 8100 block of Porto Chico Avenue at 1:30 a.m. for a shooting.

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