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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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 […]
Detectives want to identify a man who they say took a white Samsung Galaxy S6. They claim he grabbed it from the Spring Store at the Town Center Mall nearly two months ago. The sheriff’s office has a photo of this man on its Facebook page.
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 […]
North Port is one of six Florida cities named to Forbes Magazine’s top 10 cities for job growth this year. Gov. Rick Scott celebrated the announcement in a press release, praising the state for its job growth potential. Naples topped the list.