An unidentified 20-year-old Port Charlotte man died Saturday night falling out of the back of a large truck into oncoming traffic in DeSoto County. The accident occurred at 11:47 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of State Road 70 and NW Pine Level Street. ... Read More.
Allegiant Airline has rumored that construction will restart on its Sunseeker resort on Charlotte Harbor possibly before 2022. The announcement was made by Company President John Redmond at the first quarter shareholder's conference call earlier this week. Despite the announcement... Read More.
St. Petersburg, Fla. – Governor Ron DeSantis was joined by local legislators and small business owners in St. Petersburg yesterday where he signed Senate Bill (SB) 2006, landmark legislation aimed at stemming the tide of local and state government overreach. The bill takes aim... Read More.
Port Charlotte Animal Shelter In Desperate Need of Donations The Animal Welfare League of Port Charlotte animal shelter is in desperate need of pet food donations. The shelter is asking the public for... Read More.
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. April 27, 2021 – Sun Country Airlines (NASDAQ: SNCY) today announced that it will begin service to Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) beginning December 10, 2021. Introductory fares are as low as $89* one-way, and Sun Country... Read More.
DeSoto County Tomorrow (April 27th)!! Kindergarten Round Up: Every new incoming Kindergartener in DeSoto County will receive a Kindergarten Readiness bag thanks to The Patterson Foundation and DeSoto County School District! This important resource can help parents prepare their kids for school and will be... Read More.
VENICE -The Sarasota County Sheriffs department reported that Stephen Matthew Havrilka, 30, is in custody on one charge of homicide: murder danger and depraved without premeditation. Sarasota County Sheriff’s officials confirmed Havrilka was arrested stands accused of beating a woman to death inside a... Read More.
Arcadia, FL – The Florida Highway Patrol will hold a DUI Wolfpack Detail beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, April 16, 2021, until 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 17, 2021. The detail will take place in Desoto County, focusing on major state and county... Read More.
Punta Gorda Police are warning residents to be aware of this attempted scam. The Police Department has received a couple calls in the last few days regarding residents returning phone calls. The residents state that they missed a call from the Punta Gorda Police... Read More.
The B-17 Aluminum Overcast Tour has arrived at Punta Gorda Airport! The restored historic plane is at Punta Gorda Airport this weekend for public viewing at the Experimental Aircraft Association 565 chapter’s building located at the south end of the airport, 28000 A-1... Read More.