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State lawmakers talk 2018 for North Port
Wed  Dec 13 2017 02:16PM
NORTH PORT — The year 2018 will be a big one for North Port, if state Senator Greg Steube and state Rep. Julio Gonzales have anything to do with it. … Find out how to read more online.
Negotiations to begin with Lewis
Wed  Dec 13 2017 11:22AM
VENICE — If all goes as planned, Jonathan Lewis will not hold the title of interim Sarasota County administrator for long. In fact, the word interim could be dropped early … Find out how to read more online.
Poinsettia Parade kicks off Christmas season
Wed  Dec 13 2017 02:16PM
NORTH PORT — The holiday season has kicked into full gear after North Port residents gathered for the annual Poinsettia Parade Dec. 9 at the City Center Campus in front … Find out how to read more online.
Cops: North Port man beat man with weapon
Wed  Dec 13 2017 11:20AM
NORTH PORT — A North Port man has been arrested for allegedly beating a man with a deadly weapon, but officials were not able to find any weapon at the … Find out how to read more online.
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Charge reduced for North Port official
Wed  Dec 13 2017 11:20AM
VENICE — A judge reduced a driving under the influence charge to reckless driving this week for Scott Williams, the Neighborhood Development Services director for the city of North Port. A trial had been set for Monday in Venice, however, … Find out how to read more online.

F.I.S.H. volunteers lauded for service
Wed  Dec 13 2017 11:20AM
A weekend ceremony at Olde World restaurant took time to recognize members of F.I.S.H. in North Port. F.I.S.H. stands for Friends In Service Here. It is a nonprofit organization comprised of volunteers who provide transportation to North Port residents in … Find out how to read more online.

‘Christmas at the PAC’ set for Sunday
Wed  Dec 13 2017 11:20AM
The North Port Concert Band is getting ready for its holiday concert of the 2017-18 season, “Christmas at the PAC” set for 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17. Those interested can buy tickets at the Performing Arts Center box office which … Find out how to read more online.

Songs of the Wildcats
Wed  Dec 13 2017 11:18AM
The Woodland Middle School Wildcat Chorale, under the direction of David Wing and accompanied on the piano by Clay Conway, presented Winter Chorale Concert on Thursday in the school cafeteria. Students Abram Smith and Joey Wunder accompanied with percussion. The … Find out how to read more online.

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NTSB blames captain, bad safety culture for loss of El Faro
Wed  Dec 13 2017 01:19AM
A ship captain’s unwillingness to listen to his crew’s suggestions to change course from the path of a raging hurricane. A weak corporate safety culture that left crewmembers ill-prepared to deal with heavy weather. An old ship with outdated lifeboats, … read more.

New highs for S&P 500, Dow
Wed  Dec 13 2017 01:19AM
Big-name companies notched gains on Wall Street Tuesday, delivering more records for two of the major stock indexes. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index and the Dow Jones industrial average finished at all-time highs for the second day this week, … read more.

US national parks to slash number of free days for visitors
Wed  Dec 13 2017 01:19AM
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — National parks in the U.S. will sharply drop the number of days they allow visitors to get in for free, a move that was criticized by opponents of the parks’ plan to raise entrance costs at other … read more.

Thousands of Russian private contractors fighting in Syria
Wed  Dec 13 2017 01:19AM
MOSCOW — Before he was killed by a sniper in Syria at age 23, Ivan Slyshkin wrote a poignant message on social media to his fiancee: “We will see each other soon — and I will hold you as tight … read more.

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