Charlotte County Newswire (Page 3)

Charlotte County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Charlotte County, FL. (Page 3)

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  1. Holiday trash collection scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... we will pick up your waste the following day. The government offices of the City of Punta Gorda and Charlotte County will be closed on July 4th. Residents in Punta Gorda and Charlotte County will not have waste picked up July 4th. Residential ...

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  2. Should religious expression be allowed in Florida public schools?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | NBC2 News

    ... "That opens the doors for some and could cause some messy situations possibly," said Mike Riley, with Charlotte County Public Schools. "Students appear to be allowed to in their papers inject their religious viewpoints and artwork. That's something ...

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  3. GIBA talks toll booths, iguanas and emergencies, welcomes new Advisory Board member Jay FeinbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Boca Beacon

    ... and second, the possibility of a storm surge washing out the causeway. Banson-Verrico explained that the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office would be at the bridge immediately after a devastating storm hit the island, and no one would be let on until ...

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  4. Many GIKC 'thank yous' to go aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Boca Beacon

    ... Principal Michelle Weir, Science Teacher Mia Conlan and L.A. Ainger Vice Principal Brad Gibson with the Charlotte County School System for helping us organize the summer STEM Camp for the kids that we support. We are also grateful to Elsie Bracken ...

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  5. Man arrested after picking up 7-pound shipment of potRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | NBC2 News

    Deputies arrested a 29-year-old man after seven pounds of pot were delivered to a mailing facility in Charlotte County.

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  6. Cape Coral mayor's race heats up...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 29 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... Sheriff's Office before retiring 2016; and Kevin Koch, a Realtor, in the mayor's race. David A. Stokes, a Charlotte County firefighter/paramedic, was the first candidate to announce for the District 5 seat, from which Erbrick has resigned pursuant ...

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  7. MLB player who nearly killed Charlotte Co. man up for ESPY awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | NBC2 News

    A Charlotte County woman is in shock that the man who nearly killed her father-in-law might get an award from ESPN. When pitcher Matt Bush was with the Tampa Bay Rays, he drove drunk and ran over Tony Tufano in Port Charlotte.

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  8. Man convicted in deadly Charlotte County boat crash caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    PUNTA GORDA, Fla. A 46-year-old man was found guilty Thursday of boating under the influence in a deadly wreck. Bruce Vilardi was arrested after his rental boat collided with a jet ski carrying Ohio resident Lee Hollis, who died in the December 2013 crash.

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  9. Jury finds PGPD Chief not guilty of negligenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | NBC2 News

    A Charlotte County jury found Punta Gorda Police Chief Tom Lewis not guilty of misdemeanor culpable negligence in the death of Mary Knowlton. Knowlton was killed by former officer Lee Coel during a police training demonstration for Chamber of Commerce members in August 2016.

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  10. Port Charlotte man dies after flipping car in water-filled canalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | WWSB

    CHARLOTTE CO., FL - A 53-year-old Port Charlotte man was killed in an accident Wednesday in Charlotte County.

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  11. Major upgrades coming to Charlotte Harbor parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | NBC2 News

    ... Point, the park receiving the upgrade, is a place where people like Richard Rosati come to find peace. The Charlotte County Commission is adding a fishing pier, water taxi dock and boardwalk to the park. Grants are from the Florida Department of ...

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  12. Animals 16 mins ago 5:03 p.m.Wildlife group that rehabilitated Bald Eagle needs helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Our national symbol, a bald eagle, was healthy enough to return to the area where he was found injured a month ago in Charlotte County. Two volunteers carried a cloth-covered blue cage to the side of a road in Placida, Charlotte County.

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  13. Should more food trucks be allowed on Charlotte County streets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | NBC2 News

    ... Maitland said, "because it's something that we both like and it's helping the other businesses out." The Charlotte County Commission is listening to voices like Maitland and talking about changing rules to make things easier for food truck vendors. ...

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  14. Osprey found inside pool drain at Port Charlotte homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | WWSB

    The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office responded to a call involving an osprey. A man went to clean his pool drain and discovered an osprey inside.

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  15. Multi-vehicle crash creates delays in Charlotte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | NBC2 News

    The scene is located at mile marker 151, south of the Tuckers Grade exit. Vehicles are being moved through one lane as the two others are closed.

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  16. 5-vehicle crash blocks portion of I-75 in Charlotte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    PUNTA GORDA, Fla. A five-vehicle crash shut down two northbound lanes of Interstate 75 Tuesday morning, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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  17. Charlotte deputies take followers on digital ride-along via social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | NBC2 News

    The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office is giving the community an inside look from the palm of their hands using #CCSOTweetAlong. It's to keep people, like Punta Gorda business manager Jessica Tamer, updated with what's happening in the deputies' worlds.

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  18. Customers claim Fort Myers event planning company doesn't hold promised eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... Nancy VanTassell, "ticked off the wrong small business person." VanTassell, owner of Draped in Jewelry, a Charlotte County-based jewelry making business, said she paid $60 for a March event hosted by La'Elegante at the Bayfront Inn in Naples. But ...

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  19. Major traffic delays in Charlotte County after concrete truck flipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | NBC2 News

    ... The outside lane is open, but the inside lane will remain closed until the truck is removed from the road. Charlotte County Fire and EMS arrived around 2 p.m. at the base of the El Jobean Bridge on State Road 776 to find the truck rolled onto its ...

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  20. Deadly crash blocks Taylor Road in Charlotte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    PUNTA GORDA, Fla. A deadly crash has created a complete roadblock in both directions Sunday morning on Taylor Road, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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