Florida Python ChallengeThe Florida Everglades is an extraordinary ecosystem unlike any other in the world! It is home to a variety of rare and unique wildlife including a diversity of native birds, mammals, fish and reptiles.However, some reptiles, like the invasive
2023 Florida Freedom Summer Sales Tax Holiday:The tax holiday begins today Monday, May 29, 2023, and ends on Monday, September 4, 2023. During the 2023 Florida Freedom Summer... Read More.
The state-led program for private property debris removal will begin on February 15th.This program is not associated with the DeSoto County debris removal program which has already been completed.
The 2022 National Enforcement Mobilization "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" goes into effect across the country from August 19 to September... Read More.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITY SUPPLIESThe sales tax holiday begins on Friday, July 1, 2022, and ends on Thursday, July 7, 2022. During this sales tax holiday period, tax is not due on... Read More.
Today, June 1, marks the official start of the Atlantic basin hurricane season, which runs through November 30th. The National Weather Service and its National Hurricane Center have an excellent website to help you get prepared –
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (Jan. 10, 2020) – The annual Landscape Gardening Series sponsored by the University of Florida/IFAS Extension Charlotte County Master Gardeners will begin Jan. 23. Six sessions will be held 9:30-11:30 a.m. on consecutive Thursdays at Port Charlotte Beach Park, 4500 Harbor... Read More.
JURY SELECTION BEGAN YESTERDAY IN THE TRIAL OF A MAN ACCUSED OF KILLING HIS WIFE IN FRONT OF HIS THEN EIGHT YEAR OLD STEPSON. SCOTT HUSS FACES SECOND-DEGREE MURDER CHARGES IN THE DEATH OF HIS FOURTH WIFE YANNA BACK IN APRIL OF 2007. HER... Read More.
WORK HAS FINALLY BEGUN ON THE NEW ENGLEWOOD-CAPE HAZE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BUILDING AFTER FINAL PERMITS WERE ISSUED LAST WEEK. ACCORDING TO THE ENGLEWOOD EDGE, CREW BEGAN DIGGING UP PARTS OF THE SITE IN PREPARATION FOR POURING THE SLAB FOR THE BUILDING. ... Read More.
THE CHARLOTTE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE BEGAN CLEANUP OF TWENTY HOMELESS CAMPS IN PORT CHARLOTTE ON SATURDAY. THE CAMPS HIT ON SATURDAY WERE EAST OF US 41 AND SHERBOURNE STREET, AND DEPUTIES SPENT MUCH OF LAST WEEK WARNING VAGRANTS OF THEIR PLANS. SOME 25,000 POUNDS... Read More.