UPDATE: The boater who was transported to Englewood Hospital during this incident was pronounced dead at the hospital later on Sunday, according to U.S. Coast Guard officials in Fort Myers. No name has been released, and there is no report yet explaining what happened in the crash.
Charlotte County's E911 Center is using new technology to communicate with alarm companies to provide a quicker response to medical, fire, and law enforcement emergencies.
North Port Police is not releasing the names of the two people involved in a murder/suicide, citing Marsy’s Law to protect the anonymity of victims, according to city spokesperson Josh Taylor.
In some cases, it took weeks before supplies reached the hardest hit areas of the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian spent more than a day spinning over islands, ripping away roofs, inundating ground floors and taking lives.
NORTH PORT — A man wielding a machete was shot and killed by Florida Department of Law Enforcement agents serving a search warrant Friday night.
Children paddled their hearts out Saturday morning during the annual Englewood Pioneer Days Cardboard Boat Races at Ann Dever Regional Park Pool. The free event was sponsored by the Englewood Flotilla 87 who gave awards to all boaters who participated. Englewood Mayor for A Day John Radkins,…
Debra Aellig, 59, has been in pain for 17 years. In 2002, she was a nurse in Wisconsin. She played racquetball, and was a relatively healthy individual, but then she started having hip pain.
SEBRING — The Diocese of Venice is now facing a lawsuit from a woman who said Father Nicholas McLoughlin, formerly of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Port Charlotte, sexually assaulted her during confession.
ENGLEWOOD — More than 60 people, overwhelmingly pickleball and tennis enthusiasts, had a chance to see Thursday what new amenities Sarasota County plans in the Englewood area.
After five decades of Pop Warner, the Englewood Cats exited the league in May. Board members regrouped and joined the American Youth Football league. The season is in full swing. Today, the Cats will play the Huskies in North Port.
ENGLEWOOD — It’s day 27, and Bill Tracy is in Englewood Community Hospital as his wife battles the Veterans Affairs Administration to get him help.
FREEPORT, GRAND BAHAMA — More than a month after Hurricane Dorian rampaged through the Bahamas — killing at least dozens and causing billions in damages — everything still seems soaked.
PORT CHARLOTTE — Responsible pet owners will pay more and taxpayers will get more with the new system just adopted this week by Charlotte County commissioners.
CHARLOTTE HARBOR — The lights are back on the “Welcome to Charlotte Harbor” sign, thanks to a citizen’s advisory committee complaint.