A three-year-old girl drowned this morning in Sarasota. Detectives believe it looks like an accident. The sheriff’s office says deputies responded to a home on Henrietta Place. They found the girl at the bottom of the pool. The sheriff’s office says she went to Sarasota Memorial Hospital, but later died.
Someone burglarized a food pantry in Englewood two weeks ago. The break-in happened at St. David’s Episcopal Church. The suspects stole everything from canned goods to sleeping bags. WWSB-TV reports the pantry serves 30 homeless families in the area. The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office knows about the break-in, but no one has made any arrests. […]
The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office has deputies looking for traffic violations in Port Charlotte next week. They look specifically for speeders on two roads: Deep Creek Boulevard, and Chamberlain Boulevard. They also enforce traffic lights more carefully at two intersections: Veterans and Cochran boulevards, and El Jobean Road and Murdock Circle.
Allegiant Air finally has some new aircraft in its fleet. The Tampa Bay Times reports the company plans on buying 12 new Airbus 320 planes. This marks the first purchase of new aircraft in the company’s two decades of solely using used MD-80 aircraft. This announcement follows Allegiant’s pilots approving a new three-year contract. At […]
The governor says the state has concluded that four Zika infections have likely come from mosquitoes in the Miami area. He says no mosquitoes in the state have tested positive for Zika, but one woman and three men have likely found the virus through mosquito bites. Health department officials believe the transmissions have happened in […]