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Gov. Scott Slams Poorly-Ranked Hospitals

Gov. Rick Scott is not happy with three Florida hospitals, including Venice Regional Bayfront Health, for being ranked among the nation’s worst for infection prevention. Scott said in a press release that the designation by Consumer Reports is “troubling and unacceptable.” Venice’s CEO resigned this week following a mishandling of a sewer leak cleanup.

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Englewood Man Arrested for Attacking 2 People

An Englewood man was arrested yesterday morning for what Sarasota sheriff’s deputies are calling a vicious attack. 10 News reports that after a night out, 29-year-old Charles Evans choked his girlfriend until she lost consciousness–twice–locked her inside his house, and assaulted another man who tried to get the woman away from the scene. The woman […]

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CCSO Has August Teen Driver Challenge

The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for its August Teen Driver Challenge. http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-073115-Jennings-CCSO Teen Drivers VO.mp3 CCSO’s offering the free program to Charlotte County teens in cooperation with the Florida Sheriffs Association. The classroom part of the challenge will be Friday August 21st from 6 to 10p.m at the Mid-County Office at the […]

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