Detectives Shot By Apparent Gang Member

Two Miami detectives were shot by an apparent gang member Monday after the detectives arrived at a housing project. The detectives, in plainclothes, were following a lead when a group of men converged on them when several rounds were shot, including shots from a high-powered rifle. One detective was shot in the arm, the other […]

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Deadline Looms For Municipal Election

Election time is coming soon and North Port residents have less than two weeks to get registered to be part of the election. Monday, April 10th is the deadline for the May 9th municipal election. Voter applications can be found at public libraries, military recruitment offices, DMV offices or online at sarasotavotes.com. If you have […]

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Meeting set to talk food trucks

A meeting is set for next week to talk about roadside peddling in Charlotte County. The community development department has scheduled the roundtable discussion to talk about Article IX – the section commonly known as the Food Truck section. The public is invited to attend the meeting, and provide comments. The meeting is set for […]

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Health in motion services planned for April

The state department of health in Sarasota County is planning to provide health-in-motion services next month. You don’t need an appointment. The services include no-cost health screenings, and referrals for general health and wellness. There’s also an RN on site who can help people without health insurance find places to get ongoing medical care. The […]

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