OUR POSITION^p: Extending the hours of the Florida Elder Helpline would be beneficial to the state’s most vulnerable residents.^p
OUR POSITION: Intentional or not, Punta Gorda City Council has taken the first step toward removing pickleball from its current location in Gilchrist Park. It’s a good move.
OUR POSITION: Last week’s announcement of $1.7 million state grant to fund a planned aviation mechanics training course in Charlotte County is a win-win for a lot of people.
Osama bin Laden predicted it and his prophecy appears to be coming true. In his book, “The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11,” Lawrence Wright quotes bin Laden as saying: “Look at Vietnam, look at Lebanon. Whenever soldiers start coming home in body bags, Americans panic and retre…
OUR POSITION: Punta Gorda city officials deserve a nod in their pursuit of providing bathrooms to the refurbished Gilchrist Park. Who knew it would take so long?
As is our Christmas Eve tradition, we repeat today the classic editorial from Sept. 21, 1897, edition of The New York Sun titled, “Is There a Santa Claus?” It was written by editor Francis Pharcellus Church, who, according to the radio program “The Rest of the Story,” was a cynic who initial…
OUR POSITION: Gov.-elect Ron DeSantis has an opportunity to make real change and build stature with solid programs emphasizing environmental protection.