OUR POSITION: Counties grapple with service needs, cost efficiencies with their bus/transit systems.
Tonight, look up at the moon. Neil Armstrong’s footprints are still there, undisturbed by the passing of half a century. Two-thirds of today’s Americans weren’t even born when he hopped down the last rung of the lunar module’s ladder and quietly declared, “That’s one small step for (a) man, …
A few days ago, if you drove by the Charlotte County School District offices in Murdock, you might have seen a group of people digging, spreading mulch and cleaning up the grounds.
Gov. Ron DeSantis and Republican legislators promote spending millions in tax dollars on tuition vouchers at unregulated private schools as providing opportunities for more choices for students. What they don’t mention is some of those private schools have policies that say they will not acc…
OUR POSITION: There seems to be no favoritism in doling out bed tax funds to prop up new events that are capable of drawing business to Charlotte County in the offseason.
OUR POSITION: Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Prummell should take action to either void the contract with Corizon for health services at the jail or force the provider to do its job.
OUR POSITION: Despite all the indecision that surrounds the Tampa Bay Rays possible split season with Montreal, Charlotte County must do all it can to protect its spring training attraction.
A divided U.S. Supreme Court has banned the citizenship question from the 2020 Census for now, and that’s good news for Florida.
OUR POSITION: Enough foot-dragging. Sarasota Memorial needs to move forward with planning for a southern hospital, or an alternative option must be found.