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A dog’s life
Mon  Jul 24 2017 08:30AM
Hounds on Henry is a good spot. There’s lots of nicely mowed grass. There’s lots of room to roam. There’s water. There’s good shade, and places to rest. The dogs … Find out how to read more online.
Gatorz founders brought something special to town
Tue  Jul 25 2017 01:00AM
Great things happen sometimes when the right people have the right vision. That happened here in the 1990s when the Spieldenner brothers had an idea that a bar specializing in … Find out how to read more online.
Beware: Jaws heads for the harbor
Tue  Jul 25 2017 01:00AM
It may be only on film, but the legendary great white shark “Jaws” is headed into Charlotte Harbor. And it looks like more than 1,000 spectators may be on the … Find out how to read more online.
‘Operation Charlotte’s Web’ checks sex offender addresses
Tue  Jul 25 2017 01:00AM
The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office checked the addresses of 88 registered sex offenders in Charlotte County throughout the weekend. The operation, referred to as Charlotte’s Web, resulted in one arrest. … Find out how to read more online.
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Jordan releases security footage of shooting of 3 US troops
Tue  Jul 25 2017 01:19AM
AMMAN, Jordan — Jordan’s military released security camera footage Monday of a shooting in which a Jordanian soldier killed three U.S. military trainers at an air base in the kingdom. The video had previously been shown to the families of … read more.

Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die
Tue  Jul 25 2017 01:19AM
LONDON — The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and controversy, dropped their legal effort Monday, saying tearfully that it was time to let their son die. At an … read more.

Trump FBI pick represented Christie a year before agreement
Tue  Jul 25 2017 01:19AM
TRENTON, N.J. — President Donald Trump’s pick to run the FBI represented New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for nearly a year before a mandatory retainer agreement was signed, according to records obtained by a New York City radio station. Christopher … read more.

Court: Officials can’t detain immigrants without charges
Tue  Jul 25 2017 01:19AM
BOSTON — Massachusetts court officers do not have the authority to arrest someone suspected of being in the U.S. illegally if that person is not facing criminal charges, the state’s highest court ruled Monday. The Supreme Judicial Court opinion applied … read more.

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Gator attacks man in retention pond
Tue  Jul 25 2017 01:00AM
A 68-year-old homeless man was bitten by a 9-foot alligator while bathing in a retention pond in Port Charlotte Monday. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials said Fredric Iman received multiple bites, resulting in injuries to his left foot … Find out how to read more online.

Mostly typical summer weather ahead
Mon  Jul 24 2017 08:30AM
Southwest Floridians may see less rain early in the week, but they can expect to see the typical summer rain pattern pick up again. National Weather Service Meteorologist Nicole Carlisle said there is only a 20 percent chance of rain and … Find out how to read more online.

Pardon me for asking about opioids, Riley and Tebow
Mon  Jul 24 2017 08:30AM
I have this comeback with relatives and friends up north who complain it is too hot in Florida. I always tell them it is not any warmer here than South Carolina in the summer — and the humidity is probably … Find out how to read more online.

Charlotte County to review developments
Mon  Jul 24 2017 08:30AM
MURDOCK — Charlotte County will address three major developments at Tuesday’s commission meeting, representing projects past, present and future. The trio of large-scale undertakings are: Tern Bay, a once-promising residential development in South County, which was a victim of the … Find out how to read more online.

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