CEO at Venice Regional Bayfront Out of a Job

Venice Regional Bayfront Health is getting a new leader…. http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-073015-Jennings-Venice Bayfront CEO VO.mp3 Peter Wozniak’s last day on the job as CEO of the hospital is tomorrow. The Herald-Tribune reports the medical staff had planned a no confidence vote on Wozniak next week. Venice Bayfront’s been under the microscope after a joint federal and state […]

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1 Arrested in Illegal Fishing Operation

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Coast Guard spent the early-morning hours today looking for a man connected to an illegal fishing operation. The search covered waters between Cape Haze and Turtle Bay to no avail, and the search was called off. Another man was arrested after he admitted to fishing too close […]

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Charlotte County Residents Can Include Pets in Their Home Emergency Plan

You’re always encouraged to have a plan for your family if there’s an emergency at home. Does that plan include your pets? http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-072915-Jennings-Pet Sticker VO.mp3 You can now put a sticker on the front door of your home letting emergency workers know there’s a pet on the premises. Brian Jones of Charlotte County Animal Rescue […]

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Purse Snatcher Hits Murdock Bookstore

Murdock was the scene of a purse-snatching in broad daylight. NBC2 reports that the incident occurred in front of the Books-A-Million store on Highway 41 when a man ran up behind Patricia Lopes and grabbed her purse. The strap broke, and the crook got away. Lopes’ two children were with her, but no one was […]

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