“Mainah” Chuck Cyr of Venice’s Burgundy Square Café has had growing pains for a while now.
The traditional Easter Bazaar of the Presentation of the Most Holy Mother of God Ukrainian Catholic Church in North Port last Friday and Saturday was very successful.
Because his mother was dying of cancer back home, Sgt. Doug Nichols spent four months in Vietnam during the war. He was assigned to the Americal Division: Company A, 4th Battalion, 54 Infantry Regiment.
WEST VILLAGES — What started as an idea inked on a napkin in Nashville becomes reality this weekend in the form of a $130-plus million Major League Baseball training facility in West Villages.
NORTH PORT — What started as an idea inked on a napkin in Nashville opens this weekend as a $130-plus million Major League Baseball training facility in North Port’s West Villages.
SARASOTA — “Mr. Chairman,” Sarasota County Attorney Steve DeMarsh said, interrupting Commissioner Charles Hines during the meeting this past Wednesday morning.
To everyone else, Sgt. William Harrell was a war hero. He was the recipient of the Medal of Honor, “for conspicuous gallantry at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty” at Iwo Jima during World War II. To Gary Harrell he was just dad.
Patrons dropped off slightly used books in good condition, audio books, DVD movies, complete board games and puzzles earlier this month at the Morgan Family Community Center, where they received a ticket for each donated item.
NORTH PORT — The city of North Port has released an updated app for residents, just as Sarasota County Schools prepares to debut a new look on its district website.