Punta Gorda Man Hurt Making U-Turn

A Punta Gorda man was seriously hurt on Sunday as he turned his motorcycle into the path of another vehicle. Florida Highway Patrol said 60 year old Raymond Tombs failed to yield to a Chevy Tahoe at Jones Loop and Taylor Roads. FHP said he was trying to make a U-turn when he was hit […]

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Manatee Eyes Hurricane Irene

Florida on alert as Hurricane Irene moves closer. With Irene packing winds of up to 80 mph in the Caribbean, Manatee County officials are confering with the National Weather Service to gather information about its path. It’s called “heightened monitoring”. It means the Sun Coast is in a five-day cone which could see Irene do […]

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Hudson Bayou Advisory Lifted

The city of Sarasota lifted a health advisory for the Hudson Bayou. This following several days of water quality monitoring due to a force main break that occurred last week. Last Monday, a concrete pipe was accidentally broken in the afternoon by a contractor while working on a construction site on Osprey Avenue. The main […]

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Man Saves Man From Suicide

This guy really had a affect on somebody! On Saturday, Fox 4 reports, there was a man standing on the Barron Collier Bridge with a rope tied, one end to the bridge and the other around his neck. He apparently had plans to commit suicide. Before police could get there and close the bridge, another […]

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