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Lowering speed limits topic of public hearing

Charlotte County commissioners will hold a hearing 10 a.m. Tuesday to hear from residents about lowering speed limits in specific locations… Read more

Airport Authority enthusiastic but cautious with two new company leases

The Charlotte County Airport Authority want to welcome two new businesses, but not without an up close look at the final leases for these m… Read more

Companies to bring 100-plus jobs to airport

More than 100 jobs are expected from two companies now negotiating leases at the Punta Gorda Airport. Read more


Tarpons come back for 8-4 win

Things just weren’t going the right way for the first 4 innings for the Charlotte Tarpons JV baseball team in their contest with Island Coa… Read more

Lady Pirates dedicate season to beloved fan, father

Two letters were chalked in bold, white letters just behind the pitching circle at Port Charlotte High School on Friday. Read more

Tarpon lifters win fourth straight district crown


See you at the 31st Punta Gorda Block Party

Downtown Punta Gorda will belong to the Punta Gorda Block Party again April 27, when the popular street festival takes over Marion Avenue, … Read more

Rekindled Grass, the Justin Mason Band and the Heartland Jam Band highlight the weekend event

Three talented Bluegrass bands take the stage at 1 p.m. on April 27 at the monthly Heartland Bluegrass Bash. Rekindled Grass, the Justin Ma… Read more

Tree Fair 2019

People for Trees, a non-profit native tree advocacy group that has been sponsoring tree festivals since 1999, will host “Tree Fair 2019” on… Read more


Sail away with a PG Chamber supporter

During a recent meeting to discuss sponsorship of an upcoming event we are hosting, I had the great privilege to meet Tracey Codd, franchis… Read more

Is the chamber right for you?

Operating any small business can be lonesome, scary and unpredictable, as well as invigorating, exhausting and hopefully profitable. A good… Read more

Wake up and smell the coffee

Coldwell Banker Sunstar Realty in Fishermen’s Village was the recent host of the Punta Read more

Weather Today

Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the low 60s.


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Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the low 60s.

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Wind:ESE at 3 mph
Chance of Rain:10%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:54:47 AM
Sunset:07:56:51 PM

This Week's Forecast

Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the low 60s.Wed
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Thu
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Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 60s.Fri
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Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Sat
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Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Sun
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Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the mid 60s.Mon
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Sunshine. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the mid 60s.Tue
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