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Rumford Street investigation continues
Wed  Jul 26 2017 07:12PM
PUNTA GORDA — Although Rumford Street has now been opened, Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office detectives continue to investigate the situation that led to the blocking off of the Punta Gorda … Find out how to read more online.
I’ve learned to avoid road rage
Wed  Jul 26 2017 05:12PM
Have you ever looked up at the road to see a head-on collision coming? I’ve been on the road a lot since I started commuting from Sebring. I forgot how … Find out how to read more online.
Charlotte approves Babcock Ranch revisions
Wed  Jul 26 2017 06:52PM
MURDOCK — Babcock Ranch is changing course during the early stage of development. This week the County Commission approved a reduction of entitlements during the initial phase of the 18,000-acre … Find out how to read more online.
Man gets 10 years in Placida BUI manslaughter case
Wed  Jul 26 2017 06:08PM
It’s been more than a year since Kathy Kelly last saw her son, 23-year-old Dylan Gonzalez. On Wednesday, the man responsible for her son’s death pleaded guilty to BUI manslaughter … Find out how to read more online.
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US stocks back to records as corporate profits keep rising
Tue  Jul 25 2017 08:10PM
BC-Financial Markets, 9th Ld-Writethru,777 US stocks back to records as corporate profits keep rising AP Photo NYBZ241 Eds: Updates with close of US trading. With AP Photos. By STAN CHOE AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes … read more.

US ambassador reports progress on new North Korea sanctions
Wed  Jul 26 2017 01:19AM
UNITED NATIONS — The United States and China are making progress on a new U.N. resolution that would impose additional sanctions against North Korea following its test of an intercontinental ballistic missile, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Tuesday. The U.S. … read more.

US Navy fires warning shots near Iran ship in Persian Gulf
Wed  Jul 26 2017 01:19AM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots Tuesday near an Iranian vessel that American sailors said came dangerously close to them during a tense encounter in the Persian Gulf. Iran’s hard-line Revolutionary Guard later … read more.

Five-story building collapses in India, killing at least 12
Wed  Jul 26 2017 01:19AM
MUMBAI, India — A five-story building came crashing down Tuesday in Mumbai, India’s financial and entertainment capital, killing at least 12 people and injuring 12 others, police said. Another dozen people were feared trapped under the rubble. The cause of … read more.

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Used car bonanza?
Tue  Jul 25 2017 08:30AM
Automotive industry financial reports predict used car prices will decline by at least 20 percent, or up to as much as 50 percent, in the next four to five years. Reuters news service calls it “a dealer’s dream, an automaker’s … Find out how to read more online.

Air Show, Waterfest earn Charlotte support
Wed  Jul 26 2017 08:30AM
MURDOCK — The Englewood Beach Waterfest navigated Charlotte County commissioners into new waters. At Tuesday’s board meeting, Charlotte County commissioners unanimously voted to award $50,000 in cash and $30,000 of in-kind services for the Florida International Air Show at the … Find out how to read more online.

Home sales decline in June, prices remain steady
Wed  Jul 26 2017 08:30AM
After post-recession highs a month ago, home sales in Charlotte and Sarasota counties leveled off a bit but median sale prices remain strong. Single-family homes in Charlotte County dropped 8 percent from May with 37 fewer homes sold and 431 … Find out how to read more online.

Cops: Angry man attacks anger counselor
Wed  Jul 26 2017 08:30AM
A Port Charlotte man was arrested Monday after allegedly attacking his 68-year-old anger management counselor. According to the police report, Michael Kelley, 25, called the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office to report his counselor stabbing him with a pen. Kelley is … Find out how to read more online.

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