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Airport fuels area’s economic engine
Sat  Feb 6 2016 01:39PM
PUNTA GORDA — The Punta Gorda Airport finished up another banner year in 2015, setting a personal-best mark for the third consecutive year with 836,472 travelers and realizing new revenue … Find out how to read more online.
Fairgoers can expect chillier weather
Fri  Feb 5 2016 08:30AM
With temperatures jumping back into the 80s this work week, it may have felt like spring to some Southwest Floridians, but temperatures will soon drop back down. Charlotte County fairgoers … Find out how to read more online.
Attorney presents Danielle Dreher’s side of story
Fri  Feb 5 2016 08:30AM
SARASOTA COUNTY — Tonight when “Dateline” airs an episode about local firefighter Sam Presley Dreher’s murder, someone not interviewed was his ex-wife Danielle Dreher, who is in prison. Sam — … Find out how to read more online.
Red tide fish kill dribbling onto Manasota Key
Fri  Feb 5 2016 11:35AM
ENGLEWOOD — Dead fish continue to wash up onto Manasota Key, according to reports received by the Sun Thursday. Earlier this week, dead fish appeared along the Manasota Key shorelines … Find out how to read more online.
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Bill would put a stop to red-light cameras
Fri  Feb 5 2016 01:19AM
TALLAHASSEE — A bill that would bring the use of red-light cameras to a screeching halt received narrow support in a Senate committee Thursday after the sponsor argued cities and counties use the traffic enforcement devices to raise cash rather … read more.

UCF hit by data breach involving Social Security numbers
Fri  Feb 5 2016 01:19AM
ORLANDO (AP) — The University of Central Florida says a hacker has gained access to 63,000 Social Security numbers belonging to former and current students and workers. UCF President John Hitt said Thursday in an online letter that school officials … read more.

Lottery winner must pay former boyfriend part of winnings
Fri  Feb 5 2016 01:19AM
SANFORD (AP) — Jurors say a central Florida woman who won $1 million lottery jackpot must pay $291,000 to her former boyfriend, who had claimed he gave her the money to buy the ticket. The Orlando Sentinel reports that the … read more.

Central Florida man faces felony littering charge
Fri  Feb 5 2016 01:19AM
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS (AP) — A central Florida man is facing felony littering charges after a contracting firm hired by Seminole County spent nine hours cleaning more than 31 tons of trash from his home. Seminole County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Alan … read more.

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River Road talks headed to capital
Wed  Feb 3 2016 08:30AM
SARASOTA COUNTY — The proposed River Road widening took another step toward reality Friday with state Rep. Jim Boyd of Bradenton sponsoring the project as a House budget issue. Elected officials and county staff will champion the cause today in … Find out how to read more online.

Winners Circle
Sat  Feb 6 2016 01:29PM
American Legion Post 103 • Sunday Darts winners Jan. 31: Round 1: 1-Dale McDaniel, RonHickson; 2-Nancy Gant, Henry Tropea; 3-Patricia Seaman, Paul Martin. Round 2: 1-Nancy Hickson, Bill Kirkaldy; 2-Fran Smith, Harriet Ratynski; 3-John Seaman, Justin Sherman. American Legion Post … Find out how to read more online.

‘Cool in the eyes of danger’
Sat  Feb 6 2016 09:28AM
PUNTA GORDA — When Jasiah Duncombe, a fifth-grader at Caloosa Elementary School in Cape Coral, was in his parents’ swimming pool with his great-grandmother, she suddenly became dizzy; she then fell backward into the water. Jasiah hollered for help as … Find out how to read more online.

Sat  Feb 6 2016 08:30AM


The Charlotte County Fair runs through Sunday at the Charlotte County Fairgrounds, 2333 El Jobean Road (State Road 776), Port Charlotte. For more information, call 941-629-4252, or visit

Regular gate admission

• Adults, $7; students, …

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