PUNTA GORDA — With a passion for the city of Punta Gorda, its residents and its businesses, Burnt Store Meadows resident Melissa Lockhart has …
NORTH PORT — If you are a resident of the city of North Port and registered to vote, today is your chance to help select the next city commissioner.
On his last night in the White House, President Donald Trump pardoned a longtime friend and ally facing federal charges — but left three alleg…
NORTH PORT — Four hopefuls have filed for the District 1 seat relinquished by David Iannotti.
VENICE — The “island” of Venice isn’t really an island, and that may be a blessing as the sea level rises.
SARASOTA — A hard-fought election between Republicans and Democrats left no hard feelings between the heads of the two parties.
LAUREL — More than 150 people took advantage of Laurel Civic Association’s free Thanksgiving Meal Kits.
NORTH VENICE — The company has always had events to help out the community, but this holiday season, Ajax Paving expanded it.
VENICE — Florida is ready to distribute a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as one becomes available, Gov. Ron DeSantis said in a video posted to socia…
VENICE — Unlike a certain national race, the Nov. 3 City Council election resulted in no claims of fraud and no lawsuits being filed.
SARASOTA — U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan wants to help expand health coverage for veterans exposed to burn pits during recent wars.
Although President-elect Joe Biden won the majority of the popular and electoral votes pending certification, President Donald J. Trump won th…
Patrick Abel, an 18-year-old Charlotte High School graduate, ran for Charlotte County Soil and Water Conservationist Representative of Distric…
VENICE — The Venice MainStreet Friday Night Concert series resumes in Centennial Park on Nov. 13 after an eight-month hiatus due to the corona…
1,991 delegates are needed to win the nomination.
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Charlotte County officials breathed a sigh of relief Tuesday night as voting results showed fairly strong approval for extending the penny sal…
SARASOTA — U.S. Rep. Greg Steube will be returning to Washington.
SARASOTA — U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan was the winner, again, for the 16th Congressional District.
Incumbent and veteran legislator Rep. Michael Grant easily defeated political newcomer David Jones for a third term representing Charlotte Cou…
SARASOTA — Voters in Sarasota and Charlotte counties gave their nod of approval in Tuesday’s general elections to State Sen. Joe Gruters and S…
VENICE — On a night when most local political newcomers found themselves on the losing end of the vote count, Brian Kelly defied the trend and…
For more than a decade, Republicans have held all five seats on the Sarasota County Commission.
By noon Election Day, voter turnout in Charlotte and Sarasota counties well exceeded 70%.
Roger Eaton won by a landslide in the race for Charlotte County Clerk of Court.
NORTH PORT — Things were much different this go-round for North Port commission candidate Barbara Langdon.
By noon on Election Day, voter turnout in Charlotte and Sarasota counties has risen above 71%.
ARCADIA — DeSoto County has a new superintendent of schools. Republican candidate Bobby Bennett defeated Democratic incumbent Adrian Cline in …