With schools about to open, administrators, educators, social workers and others are gearing up to make sure no child is left behind.
SEDONA — On the moon the crater Aristarchus is considered to be the brightest of the major features there. Aristarchus provides a reflection o…
Charlotte County’s aspiring actors have the chance to return to the stage in July.
VENICE — The new Venice High School principal, Zoltan Kerestely, recently took over as head administrator for the facility.
By the time kids leave the third grade, they’re no longer learning to read. They’re reading to learn.
It’s no secret people under a certain age (I’m going to put it as high as 50) throw around the word “like” as if they lived in mid-1980s Bever…
Local school officials say the state's ban on teaching critical race theory won't affect schools here.
The Charlotte County School Board sat across from an unusually large crowd Tuesday waiting to hear the board’s vote on the current mask mandate.
A Charlotte County prodigy plans to graduate with his college bachelor’s degree and earn his high school diploma at the same time.
The DeSoto County High School graduates were sent off with life advice, a few laughs and something they haven’t seen in a while — a ceremony h…
VENICE — The students in Venice High’s Class of 2021 aren’t the only people moving on now that the school year has ended.
VENICE — Morgan Koss, who just graduated from Venice High School, was awarded the 2021 Freeman Orthodontics Inspiration Award.
Not only did the pandemic challenge the way educators taught, but it took away lessons that made school special for kids.
OSPREY — The Pine View School for Intellectually Gifted graduated its Class of 2021 on Sunday afternoon in Sarasota.
HAWAII — The very first total lunar eclipse of 2021 would coincide with my 40th wedding anniversary.
My wife and I are in a stage of parenting where we can’t get away with spelling words aloud around the kids anymore. Our son is a great reader…
One in 14 children in the U.S. lose a parent or sibling by the time they turn 18, according to Tidewell Hospice.
ARCADIA — Local officials and community leaders came together last month for a dedication ceremony at the new Peace River Citrus Products Heal…
Charlotte County Schools Superintendent Steve Dionisio will be recommending making masks optional.
OSPREY — As sports teams were kicked off their respective fields by the COVID-19 pandemic, so too was the Pine View Band program.
The Charlotte Local Education Foundation announced its three high school 2021 graduating scholarship recipients.
Just before singing the national anthem at her graduation ceremony, Charlotte High School senior Jenna Mathews was nervous to step out on the …
Outside the Charlotte County Sports Park on Wednesday evening, roughly 350 Port Charlotte High School seniors were waiting, but not for a ball game.
The Academy hosted its graduation ceremonies Tuesday evening for many students who felt like they got a second chance at receiving an education.
I’ve been getting into gardening lately. Specifically, I’m cultivating a native perennial garden designed to support monarchs and other crucia…
The Charlotte County Computer Group Corporation has chosen three local high school graduates as recipients of their bi-annual scholarships.
SEDONA — Another very famous and most conspicuous feature on the lunar surface is the lava filled impact crater we call Plato. Crater Plato is…