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Emancipation Day frees the spirit
Sat  May 23 2015 06:47PM
PUNTA GORDA — At the Blanchard House Museum’s annual Emancipation Day celebration Saturday, folks donned Civil War-era garb and real-life roles to tell the human story behind the abolishment of … Find out how to read more online.
‘This situation cannot be ignored’
Sat  May 23 2015 06:47PM
An expert hired to study Sarasota County’s homeless issues said the recent slaying of a 43-year-old allegedly by a homeless man was “predictable.” Texas-based Dr. Robert Marbut, founder of Marbut … Find out how to read more online.
Turkey Day shooter gets probation
Sat  May 23 2015 08:30AM
PUNTA GORDA — The 64-year-old Port Charlotte man originally charged with trying to murder a female friend on Thanksgiving will avoid prison time. Rickey Hill, with his attorney, Assistant Public … Find out how to read more online.
Murder victim ID’d
Sat  May 23 2015 08:30AM
NORTH PORT — Cesar Ramonzajac McClatchy, 43, reportedly died Thursday at the hands of a 22-year-old homeless man, Nicholas Robert Ryan Luciano — someone with whom McClatchy was “friends” on … Find out how to read more online.
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Cheap oil shrinks economy
Sat  May 23 2015 08:04PM
WASHINGTON — If there was one thing most economists agreed on at the start of the year, it was this: Plunging oil prices would boost the U.S. economy. It hasn’t worked out that way. The economy is thought to have … read more.

Ohio patrolman acquitted
Sat  May 23 2015 08:04PM
CLEVELAND — A white patrolman who fired down through the windshield of a suspect’s car at the end of a 137-shot barrage that left the two unarmed black occupants dead was acquitted Saturday of criminal charges by a judge who … read more.

Atop WTC, high-tech views of bustling NYC
Sat  May 23 2015 08:04PM
NEW YORK (AP) — From the top of One World Trade Center, the nation’s tallest building, it really does seem as if you can “see forever.” Those two words are the motto of the center’s new observatory that opens May … read more.

Democrats see skimpy insurance as the next health care issue
Sat  May 23 2015 08:04PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A different health care issue has emerged for Democrats, in sync with the party’s pitch to workers and middle-class voters ahead of next year’s elections. It’s not the uninsured, but rather the problem of high out-of-pocket costs … read more.

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Turkey Day shooter gets probation
Sat  May 23 2015 08:30AM
PUNTA GORDA — The 64-year-old Port Charlotte man originally charged with trying to murder a female friend on Thanksgiving will avoid prison time. Rickey Hill, with his attorney, Assistant Public Defender Toby Oonk, reached a plea deal with state prosecutors … Find out how to read more online.

Jobless figures point to summer ‘season’
Sat  May 23 2015 08:30AM
PORT CHARLOTTE — Imagine, if you will, a season that never ends, when visitors and spending abound year-round. It may sound like wishful thinking, but as the area jobless rate continues to fall, even after the traditional end of season, optimism … Find out how to read more online.


Sat  May 23 2015 04:41PM
American Legion Post 103 • Sunday Darts winners May 17: Round 1: 1-Marion Goodman, Ron Hickson; 2-Nancy Gant, Bill Tilley; 3-Judy Day, Allen Ogle. Round 2: 1-Sara Martin, Bill Kirkaldy; 2-Pam Kirkaldy, Allen Ogle; 3-Ginny Sines, Paul Martin. Charlotte Harbor Yacht … Find out how to read more online.

A true ‘full day of work’
Sat  May 23 2015 08:30AM
PORT CHARLOTTE — The more than 200 men and women who make up Charlotte County Fire/EMS certainly stay busy to keep local residents safe. In fact, the agency already has responded to about 13,000 calls this year, or nearly 100 per … Find out how to read more online.

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