Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Charlotte

Big bucks for video game coaches

SARASOTA - It's a sign of the times, as parents are hiring Fortnite coaches to help kids up their game. Parents are paying as much...

Overlooked tips on saving up for retirement

BUSINESS- When it comes to saving for retirement, the usual advice is to save more, work more, and invest more. But experts say there are some...

Sen. Nelson wants SunPass upgrade company investgated

TALLAHASSEE - U.S. Senator Bill Nelson wants an investigation into SunPass, and the recent problems it has been having with an overhaul of the...

Red Tide Strategy Meeting at Skip’s Placida Marina in Englewood

Rachel Wells, manager of Riding the Waves Eco-Tours shares her motivation for creating the Red Tide Strategy meeting. “I’m hoping some organization and some education....

Motorcyclists donate school supplies

CHARLOTTE COUNTY - The Peace River Chapter of American Bikers Aimed Towards Education donates school supplies to the Charlotte County School System. Members of ABATE...

Crash in Charlotte County leaves one man dead

CHARLOTTE - A crash in Charlotte County Saturday morning leaves one man dead. According to The Florida Highway Patrol Travis Becker was traveling north on state...

Sally collecting seashells near the seashore leads to jail

KEY WEST - Sally collected seashells by the seashore, and got sent to jail! The proverbial Sally's real name is Diana Fiscal-Gonzalez of Dallas, Texas. Because...

North Port gets a new Police Chief

NORTH PORT- Third generation law enforcement officer Todd Garrison is about to be sworn in as the new North Port Police chief. A graduate from...

Sarasota and Charlotte County join together to apply for state funding...

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- A unanimous vote from Sarasota County Commission to apply with Charlotte County could lead to state funding for beach erosion repair. Sarasota County...

CCSO warns community of “Sheriff’s office” scam

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is warning Suncoast residents to look out for a phone scam. The sheriff’s office tweeted today saying, “We received two...