Gulf Coast Community Foundation has provided over fifty nonprofit organizations with transformational assistance post-Hurricane Ian, totaling over $2 million dollars. Over fifty grants have been awarded from our initiative thanks to generous donor’s contributions and... Read More.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Recreational red snapper season in Gulf state and federal waters off Florida starts June 17 and runs through July 31 with 12 select days in the fall. This is the longest season to... Read More.
OFFICIALS RECOVERED THE BODY OF A MAN FOUND FLOATING IN BOCA GRANDE PASS YESTERDAY MORNING, FOUR DAYS AFTER TERRY REID OF PORT CHARLOTTE FELL OFF A FISHING BOAT IN THE SAME AREA AND DISAPPEARED FRIDAY. A SPOKESMAN FOR THE FLORIDA FISH AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION... Read More.
A WIND SHIFT CAUSED AUTHORITIES TO CLOSE GASPARILLA ROAD NEAR LINWOOD DRIVE AGAIN YESTERDAY AFTERNOON AS A MULCH FIRE CONTINUES TO SMOLDER THERE. FIRE OFFICIALS NOW SAY THAT FIRE, WHICH WAS APPARENTLY CAUSED BY SPARKS FROM AN INCINERATOR TUESDAY AFTERNOON, COULD BURN FOR A... Read More.
TWO PORT CHARLOTTE TEENS WERE ARRESTED AFTER CHARLOTTE COUNTY DETECTIVES DETERMINED THEY BROKE INTO A GARDENS OF GULF COVE HOME MONDAY AFTERNOON. DEPUTIES SAY THE OWNER OF THE HOME ON KEVITT BOULEVARD CALLED THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE TO REPORT THE THEFT OF A HANDGUN, RIFLE,... Read More.
A PORT CHARLOTTE WOMAN WAS SERIOUSLY INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT IN SOUTH GULF COVE YESTERDAY. THE FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS 46 YEAR OLD JEFFREY COOK OF ENGLEWOOD WAS NORTHBOUND ON ST. PAUL DRIVE NORTH OF MANGO CIRCLE JUST AFTER NOON WHEN HE... Read More.
SARASOTA COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY A MAN WHO WENT BOATING IN THE GULF OF MEXICO ON MONDAY HAS NOT BEEN HEARD FROM SINCE. DEPUTIES SAY 58 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER MARQUARRIE LEFT A MESSAGE WITH A FRIEND THAT HE WAS TAKING HIS 26 FOOT OPEN CONSOLE... Read More.