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‘Gator’ show snags viewers
Thu  Aug 21 2014 01:00AM
LAKE SUZY — Arcadia resident Jayson Franklin knows a lot about hunting alligators. That is why when Eric Young, host of Animal Planet’s adventure fishing series “Off the Hook — … Find out how to read more online.
Joe Comeaux flew C-130 transports in Vietnam
Mon  Aug 18 2014 08:00AM
Joe Comeaux of Punta Gorda got out of high school in ’69, just in time for the last of the Vietnam War. “I was in ROTC in college taking pilot’s … Find out how to read more online.
Filmmaker hopes for community support
Tue  Aug 19 2014 04:30PM
NORTH PORT — A local filmmaker is looking for businesses and investors to help get his latest project across the finish line, and hopefully highlight the region and all it … Find out how to read more online.
Guns and mental illness
Sun  Aug 17 2014 08:00AM
There’s no doubt in 43-year-old Chato B. Stewart’s mind that he’d be dead if he’d had access to a gun that dreadful night in 2004 when he planned to kill … Find out how to read more online.
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Beheading spurs attacks
Thu  Aug 21 2014 01:19AM
WASHINGTON — The United States launched a new barrage of airstrikes against Islamic State extremists Wednesday and weighed sending more troops to Iraq as President Barack Obama vowed to be relentless in pursuit of the terrorist group that beheaded an … read more.

Stocks advance for third day, despite Fed minutes
Thu  Aug 21 2014 01:19AM
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market rose for a third straight day Wednesday despite a report from the Federal Reserve that showed a growing chorus of central bank officials willing to raise interest rates sooner rather than later. In … read more.

Holder says he understands mistrust of police
Thu  Aug 21 2014 01:19AM
ST. LOUIS — Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into Michael Brown’s death and said he understands why many black Americans do not trust police, recalling how he was repeatedly stopped … read more.

Partisan clash over Florida map
Thu  Aug 21 2014 01:19AM
TALLAHASSEE — A Florida judge is once again considering what to do in the next round of a lengthy and partisan-tinged battle over Florida’s congressional districts. Circuit Judge Terry Lewis held a three-hour hearing Wednesday over whether to approve a … read more.

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FHP seeks arrest of woman who ran over husband
Sat  Aug 16 2014 08:00AM
VENICE — The Florida Highway Patrol is requesting an arrest warrant for a woman who ran over and killed her husband earlier this year. The incident happened in January in the Pelican Pointe gated community. Troopers say 71-year-old Joan Lamson … Find out how to read more online.

Report: Bowler strikes alley patron
Sat  Aug 16 2014 08:00AM
MURDOCK — A 53-year-old North Port man is accused of getting physical with a woman in a local bowling alley, after the woman asked why he was cursing at her 3-year-old son for watching a ball roll up the man’s … Find out how to read more online.

Looking for ‘Little Miss/Mr. Englewood’
Sat  Aug 16 2014 08:00AM
ENGLEWOOD — As a girl growing up in Englewood, Tammy Birdsong said neither she nor her twin sister, Midge Orren, were entered into the Pioneer Days Little Miss/Mr. Englewood Pageant. “We grew up in the woods,” Birdsong quipped. “We weren’t … Find out how to read more online.

Charlotte’s suicide rate alarming
Sun  Aug 17 2014 08:00AM
On a warm, sunny morning in June, an 83-year-old Englewood man walked into Englewood Community Funeral Home on South McCall Road and, according to the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office, asked if his funeral arrangements were in order. Then, without warning, … Find out how to read more online.

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