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Need some holiday Mojo?
Sun  Dec 21 2014 04:38PM
He was either hit with a bat or used as bait to taunt another dog — either way, Mojo’s jaw was dislocated and he would die without medical treatment. Seeing … Find out how to read more online.
‘Unsettled weather pattern’ clears out by Christmas
Sun  Dec 21 2014 04:23PM
A White Christmas is unlikely, but Southwest Florida weather should be chillier Christmas Day. Andrew McKaughan of the National Weather Service said residents will see warmer weather earlier this week … Find out how to read more online.
Complaint filed against Positive Bounds
Sun  Dec 21 2014 08:30AM
NORTH PORT — Four local business members have filed a complaint through the North Port Area Chamber of Commerce and the state’s Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services against the … Find out how to read more online.
Hands-on science makes cents
Sun  Dec 21 2014 08:30AM
MURDOCK — The Academy Worm Farm is officially open and ready for harvest, thanks to science teacher Deb Kindle and math teacher Jeremy Bunk. And according to Sean Moore, president … Find out how to read more online.
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‘Hobbit’ goes out on top with $90.6 million 5-day debut
Sun  Dec 21 2014 02:12PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Jackson’s “Hobbit” finale went out on top at the box office, debuting with $56.2 million over the weekend and taking in $90.6 million since opening Wednesday, according to studio estimates Sunday. “The Hobbit: The Battle … read more.

Florida authorities say 1 police officer shot and killed
Sun  Dec 21 2014 02:12PM
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday. The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement that the shooting occurred at around 3 a.m. in the Tampa … read more.

Sharpton denounces violence against police
Sun  Dec 21 2014 02:12PM
NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton is denouncing any violence against police in the name of Eric Garner and Michael Brown. He also says angry rhetoric that somehow blames protesters or Mayor Bill de Blasio for creating the … read more.

Pakistan says arrests made in Taliban school carnage
Sun  Dec 21 2014 02:12PM
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s interior minister says authorities have made arrests in the case of the Taliban school attack that killed 148 in the northwestern city of Peshawar. Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan says Sunday the authorities have picked up several … read more.

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App targets Brazilian tourists
Sun  Dec 21 2014 08:30AM
Chip Futch, marketing director for the Charlotte Harbor Visitor & Convention Bureau, said a future iPhone and Android application may bring millions more tourists to Southwest Florida. The app, currently without a name, is a collaboration between Sarasota, Charlotte, Lee … Find out how to read more online.

State board OKs Babcock deal
Sat  Dec 20 2014 08:30AM
EAST OF PUNTA GORDA — The Florida Public Service Commission has signed off on a deal that will allow Florida Power & Light to be the sole power utility to serve the sprawling Babcock Ranch Community. This week’s decision is … Find out how to read more online.

Children’s Network lauds local foster homes
Sat  Dec 20 2014 08:30AM
In the last three years, Lourdes Otero and her life partner Tarsha Voyer have opened up their hearts and their home to 31 foster children. Their household is now bustling with three foster kids — two boys ages 12 and … Find out how to read more online.


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