Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Charlotte

Living facility fire in Charlotte County

CHARLOTTE COUNTY -  Residents from an assisted living facility were evacuated Sunday morning after a fire at Courtyard Retirement Center on Rampart Boulevard, Charlotte...

Sarasota County is a top-5 place for kids

SARASOTA COUNTY - Sarasota is the fourth–best place to be a kid in Florida, according to the Florida Kids Count Child Well–being index released...

A shot to have your KIA car paid in full

CHARLOTTE COUNTY - KIA car owners tested their basketball skills Monday night in Charlotte County. As basketballs received a little air, contestants had to make a...

Charlotte County Schools release school safety plan

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Following the shooting in Parkland, Charlotte County schools reviewed their student safety plan with the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office and the Punta...

Englewood man chronicles Peace Corps journey to Africa

ENGLEWOOD -For Englewood residents Hank & Julie Danielson, it truly was love at first sight. “We’re soulmates actually, we fell in love," Julie Danielson said....

Coast Guard looking for missing sailor

CHARLOTTE COUNTY - The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a boater that set sail from Charlotte Harbor last month and was last seen...

Charlotte Co. man facing video voyeurism charges

CHARLOTTE COUNTY - A 23-year-old man Charlotte County man is facing video voyeurism charges after getting caught in a woman's restroom at a Publix in...

Reducing added sugar consumption

SARASOTA - It is so easy to consume more sugar than is good for us, but it is possible to eat less sugar. Taking sugar...

Florida Budget and the elderly

FLORIDA - Programs for the elderly receive only $2.1 million in additional cash in this year's Florida state budget. That means little help with massive,...

Registered sex offender charged with sexual battery

CHARLOTTE - A Charlotte County man is behind bars after authorities say he forced himself onto a woman at his home. Jeffrey Meyer is a registered...