Charlotte County Public Safety Director Bill Van Helden announced on Monday that Patrick Fuller has been selected to succeed Jerry Mallet as emergency management director.
ENGLEWOOD — Since it was first discovered off Manasota Key by a diver hunting for sharks teeth in 2016, the paleo-burial site has created excitement for archaeologists worldwide.
PUNTA GORDA — The pickleball courts at Gilchrist Park in Punta Gorda will be closed this week while the city installs a sound-abatement fence to reduce noise complaints.
A sting set up by Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office ensnared more than a dozen people accused of attempting to improperly seek building contracts.
It was supposed to be a subdivision back in the 1970s where you could impress your relatives with how near you lived to the mangrove-lined branches of Coral Creek.
The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office will host an event on “Proactive Parenting in a Digital World” Tuesday at New Day Christian Church. The program is geared toward parents of teens and middle school students and will focus on current social media and drug trends.
Stay hydrated this weekend if you’re celebrating Memorial Day weekend outdoors in Southwest Florida; it’s going to be a hot one.
SARASOTA — The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County announced late Friday the results of an investigation looking into a case of hepatitis A.
To 75-year-old Karen Farino, evacuating out of her Charlotte Harbor nursing home was like a sleepover.
Comedian, late-night talk show host, author and political activist Chelsea Handler made a surprise visit to Copperfish Books in Punta Gorda Friday morning.