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Big step forward for home sales
Fri  Apr 24 2015 08:30AM
With home sales already off to a fast start this year, March sales reached even greater levels in Charlotte and Sarasota counties. The Punta Gorda-Port Charlotte-North Port Association of Realtors reported … Find out how to read more online.
Remembering the ‘Forgotten War’
Fri  Apr 24 2015 08:30AM
PUNTA GORDA — Retired U.S. Navy Capt. John W. Arens told the story of an Army combat medic’s heroism during the Korean War. The medic was tending to a wounded … Find out how to read more online.
Local homeless cats find love in UK
Fri  Apr 24 2015 10:50AM
Brian and Jenny Port were not looking for a cat. As a matter of fact, the two residents of the United Kingdom were not even supposed to be in Englewood. … Find out how to read more online.
Shop churns up business, despite recall
Fri  Apr 24 2015 10:50AM
PUNTA GORDA — In a good month, Harborwalk Scoops + Bites ice cream shop dishes out as much as 120 gallons of ice cream a week. Two-thirds of the sweet … Find out how to read more online.
State, National and World News

Sun  Apr 26 2015 01:19AM
KATHMANDU, Nepal — Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open under a chilly and thunderous sky after a powerful earthquake devastated Nepal on Saturday, killing nearly 1,400, collapsing modern houses and ancient temples and triggering … read more.

Earthquake rocks Nepal
Sun  Apr 26 2015 01:19AM
More than 1,394 die amid infrastructure failures … read more.

Bruce Jenner: ‘I am a woman’
Sun  Apr 26 2015 01:19AM
NEW YORK — In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt … read more.

Film officials try 3rd time for incentive program
Sun  Apr 26 2015 01:19AM
MIAMI (AP) — Proponents of Florida’s film industry are back in Tallahassee for the third year in a row, trying to get funding for a new tax incentive program. After failing to find the necessary support in the Legislature the … read more.

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School to start earlier in 2015-16
Thu  Apr 23 2015 08:30AM
The new school year will start a little earlier for 2015-16, thanks to Gov. Rick Scott who signed House Bill 7069 into law on Tuesday. Under the new law, schools may start as early as Aug. 10. DeSoto Assistant School … Find out how to read more online.

Last weekend to see The Story of Jesus — ‘Experience of a lifetime’
Thu  Apr 23 2015 08:30AM
You have only one more weekend to see The Story of Jesus this year. The popular passion play is held annually in Wauchula, in Hardee County, and is a spectacular event including a cast of more than 200 actors and … Find out how to read more online.

City chooses five administrator finalists
Thu  Apr 23 2015 08:30AM
Nearly six months after former administrator Tom Slaughter was fired, the Arcadia City Council is poised to hire its next city administrator. The council gathered for a one-item special agenda meeting Monday night, during which Senior Advisors coordinator Kurt Bressner … Find out how to read more online.

Aviation company hopes to land in Arcadia
Thu  Apr 23 2015 08:30AM
Visiting the Sebring airport, it’s easy to miss Eagle Vistas’ headquarters nestled between rows of hangars in the property’s commercial district. A quick glance overhead reveals a seemingly non-stop flow of air traffic heading in and out, and the steady … Find out how to read more online.

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