Cultural Center celebrates student artists

The Cultural Center of Charlotte County held its first student Art Show on Saturday. Art students at the Learning Place exhibited their works and a judging was held in each category, including acrylic, ink, abstract, and oil, with ribbons awarded in each category. A reception was held at the center honoring the exhibiting students and […]

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Red Tide Recommendations

Florida’s Health Department wants you to remember to be careful at the beach or in water with high concentrations of red tide algae. Adverse health effects on humans and pets can be prevented by staying away from affected areas until the wind moves the algae further offshore. They recommend wearing shoes when walking on the […]

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Plan May See Action to Move Sarasota Cty Sheriff Office

When they meet March 20th, Sarasota County Commissioners will consider a staff recommendation to start working on a plan to move the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office to Cattleman Road. Sarasota County Planning and Development Services prepared an alternative to re-zoning and selling the 6-acre parcel of land at 1301 Cattlemen Road deemed as surplus property. […]

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Man arrested for cutting his brother with a sword over synthetic pot

(PORT CHARLOTTE) Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Port Charlotte man Sunday for swinging a sword and cutting his brother over an argument about buying synthetic marijuana. Charged with Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon was William Russell Voswinkel Jr., 23, 2143 Starlite Lane. CCSO responded at 3:20 p.m. to the Voswinkel home concerning an […]

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