North Port Newcomer Day this Saturday

The City of North Port, along with the North Port Area Chamber of Commerce and the North Port Library, will host a North Port Newcomer Day from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 4, 2013. Newcomer Day features information tables throughout the entire library run by many of the City’s departments and divisions, along […]

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Department of Motor Vehicles Intercepts Threatening Letter

TALLAHASSEE — Today, a threatening letter claiming to have a biological weapon was intercepted at the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles in Tallahassee. Following standard protocol, local, state and federal authorities were notified, and the building was temporarily evacuated until the area is deemed safe to return. Julie L. Jones, Executive Director […]

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Tower Closure Latest

Will airport towers in Southwest Florida close, or has the latest Congressional action prevented that from happening? Airport officials in Southwest Florida aren’t holding their breath, in spite of congressional assurances that the bipartisan bill Congress passed last week will save the 149 towers set to close due to the sequester. “There’s no reason for […]

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CCSO Investigating Fuel Theft

CCSO’s asking for your help tracking two men they say stole about 200 gallons of diesel fuel from the Murphy Gas Station at 37 Kings Highway Tuesday. Investigators say this happened around noon, when two African-American men pulled up to the pumps in a white van with no tags. The store manager noticed the van […]

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CCSO Investigating Diesel Fuel Theft

CCSO’s asking for your help tracking two men they say stole about 200 gallons of diesel fuel from the Murphy Gas Station at 37 Kings Highway. Investigators say this happened around noon, when two African-American men pulled up to the pumps in a white van with no tags. The store manager noticed the van had […]

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