Second body found in Gulf near Englewood

The Coast Guard says it has found a second body while searching for a missing family off the coast near Englewood. Ace Kimberly and his three teenage children left from Sarasota on Sunday afternoon. They wanted to go to Fort Myers for repairs to their boat, but they ran into a storm with six-foot seas. […]

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Situation off coast near Englewood growing dire

The Coast Guard says crews have found personal items while looking for a family whose sailboat disappeared off the coast near Englewood. Capt. Gregory Case says they have recovered a bucket with a cell phone and a wallet. Crews have also found green and yellow kayaks that the boat towed. Officials found a body yesterday, […]

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Venice makes another “safe cities” list

Venice ranks among the 10 safest mid-sized cities in Florida. The study from ValuePenguin.com has ranked over 200 cities from crime metrics that have to do with the FBI. Venice overall has the 35th overall safety rank in Florida. It comes in 28th as far as safety from property crime goes, and 48th when it […]

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