Charlotte County Newswire (Page 7)

Charlotte County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Charlotte County, FL. (Page 7)

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  1. Charlotte County considers health, human services in new planRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Charlotte County officials are asking for public input as they seek to develop a plan to improve the overall health of the community. The new Health and Human Services Master Plan aims to address a wide range of issues that include senior services, healthcare, safety and education.


  2. Low fare direct flight from Dayton, Ohio to Punta Gorda coming this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | WWSB

    Charlotte County, FL - Allegiant Airline announced Monday it would add a new direct low fare flight from Dayton, OH. to Punta Gorda.


  3. Charlotte County jail deputy fired for mistreating inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | NBC2 News

    The sheriff said he first found out about this incident when friends of the inmate came to the sheriff's office saying that something was wrong. After a criminal and internal investigation, the sheriff made the decision to fire the deputy involved.


  4. With shortage of homes, today's buyers turning more to fixer-uppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Florida Trend

    Florida Trend's annual look at innovation features business profiles and also looks the latest research being conducted around the state. This week, we will be showcasing stories from Research Florida on the Daily Pulse, beginning with: The Florida Democratic Party for the first time in years is getting more money into its accounts than the Republican Party of Florida.


  5. Theft of hives hits southwest Florida bee farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    ... nearly 400 hives stolen in two locations in Lee County and another with a similar number of hives in Charlotte County since the end of June. Gene McAvoy, agricultural agent for Hendry County and a regional vegetable agent with the University of ...


  6. Fence for blind dog prompts Charlotte County permitting fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Charlotte County officials say Punta Gorda resident Jim Jennings must pay a $30 permit for a fence he built to protect his blind dog from an alligator-infested lake.


  7. Tropical weather to test Charlotte Co. drainage improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... several hours. A few cells in close succession. It can make a mess," Sallade said. The good news is both Charlotte County and the city of Punta Gorda have made huge strides in recent years to improve stormwater draining. Many of those projects have ...


  8. North Port man arrested after police fin...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | WWSB

    ... are expected. He is currently in the Sarasota County Jail with no bond from the outstanding warrant out of Charlotte County.


  9. K9 detects 2lbs marijuana, 1oz crack, $20k and loaded rifle in North Port homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | WWSB

    ... is. He is currently being held in the Sarasota County jail with no bond from an outstanding warrant through Charlotte County.


  10. Charlotte County deputy on leave after alleged bar fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | NBC2 News

    Sgt. Lance Holden is at the center of a criminal investigation for his actions August 13th at the Placida Pearl Bar and Nightclub in west Charlotte County. A report released Tuesday by the sheriff's office is heavily redacted except for one line that states "an off-duty deputy battered a patron at the bar."


  11. Crime Stoppers seeks answers in Alex Teehee murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    More than eight years after their 20 year old son was murdered, a Charlotte County family is as determined as ever to ensure their son's killer is brought to justice.


  12. ICYMI: Governor Rick Scott Appoints Todd Rebol to CareerSource Florida, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Capital Soup

    Rebol, 42, of Port Charlotte, is the Vice President of Banks Engineering and is currently serving on the Enterprise Charlotte Economic Council and the Charlotte County Industrial Development Authority. Rebol received a Bachelor's degree from both Florida State University and the University of South Florida.


  13. A Charlotte County guide to primary votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Boca Beacon

    As of Tuesday, Aug. 16, there were 125,715 active registered voters in Charlotte County, of which 55,163 were Republicans. There were 35,798 Democrats, and 34,754 people registered with no party affiliation, according to the Charlotte County Supervisor of Election's website.


  14. Florida's jobless rate unchanged for 3rd straight monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | NBC2 News

    ... dry County had the highest at 11.7 percent. Lee County had 4.8 percent, Collier County had 5.4 percent, and Charlotte County had 5.6 percent, according to Florida's Department of Economic Opportunity.


  15. Nude, Wet Man Next to Teen Girls' Locker Room: "No Signs Saying I Can't Be Here"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Miami New Times

    So yeah, Florida is a state where people routinely murder others and then chew off parts of their victims' faces . When it comes to weirdness, the state sets a high bar for itself.


  16. Erosion along Manasota Key causes concern among residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | WWSB

    Charlotte county officials are working with the U.S Army Corps of Engineers on possible solutions to fix the erosion problem along the shorelines of Manasota Key. Representatives from the Army Corps and county officials took a boat tour of the shoreline. 1 comment

  17. Charlotte deputies to residents: Lock your carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | NBC2 News

    There are more reports of car break-ins in Charlotte County. The sheriff's office is now putting out new warnings for folks to lock their cars.


  18. Racing to return to Charlotte County after finalized speedway negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Janet Gentry said back in July that restoring the speedway would take time, hard work and more than $200,000. But after ending talks with the Charlotte County Airport Authority, on Thursday, she got the green flag.


  19. Theresea s Traffic Tip Thursday a " Charlotte County lane closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Construction along U.S. 41 in Charlotte County will result in lane closures for the next few months.


  20. Active shooter training gains popularity in Southwest FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Things can get really intense at Martial Arts Fitness Academy where Jason Gabauer offers a three-hour active shooter training course. After the Zombicon shooting, the class filled up, so he offered another.