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CCSO Traffic Enforcement Locations for This Week

Here’s where Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies will be paying special attention to traffdic enforcement this week….. http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-072715-Jennings Traffic Enforcement VO.mp3 They’ll be looking for speeders the entire length of Taylor Road in Punta Gorda and along Veterans Boulevard between U.S. 41 and Harbor Boulevard in Port Charlotte. Traffic light enforcement will be stepped up at […]

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North Port Has Tentative Budget

The tentative budget passed by North Port’s City Commission this week will give employees a 3% raise, the second straight year they’ve gotten one, and the budget calls for adding 18 new employees. The Herald-Tribune reports the tax rate will stay at 3.5974. The city’s finance director says they expect to get more revenue thanks […]

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Investigation continues into purse snatching

Detectives continue investigating a purse snatching from last night in Port Charlotte. Reports show the suspect ran up behind a woman last night just outside the Books-a-Million. The sheriff’s office says he ran through the parking lot with her purse, and he had the woman and other people chasing him. These witnesses did not catch […]

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DEA Raids Venice MD’s Pain Clinic

If you’re a patient of Dr. Fred Turner in Punta Gorda, you’ll have to get a new doctor. http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-072415-Jennings-Venice Doc Office Raid VO.mp3 Turner’s Gulfshore Pain and Wellness Center was shut down yesterday when DEA agents backed up by Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies raided the office. Agents were seen leaving the building with boxes of […]

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