Road Rage Shooting In Port Charlotte

A road rage incident in Port Charlotte leads to gunshots and a police standoff. Charlotte County deputies investigating a minor traffic accident that escalated wound up confronting a man with a pistol. Officers say 31-year-old Jason Warram and his finacee were followed to their home by the other couple involved in the traffic accident. They […]

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Road Rage Shooting Incident

A road rage incident in Port Charlotte leads to gunshots and a police standoff. Charlotte County deputies investigating a minor traffic accident that escalated wound up confronting a man with a pistol. Officers say 31-year-old Jason Warram and his finacee were followed to their home by the other couple involved in the traffic accident. They […]

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75 Years Of Forestry Preservation At Myakka

The State Division of Forestry will be celebrating 75 years of forestry preservation inside the City of North Port with a celebration on November 5th at Myakka State Forest. The celebration will include everything from swamp buggy rides to and antique tractor show and wildfire prevention displays. The event is part of a statewide celebration. […]

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Jones Loop Road Construction

Punta Gorda officials say a portion of North Jones Loop Road is going to be closed for several weeks beginning Tuesday to construct a new railroad crossing. The stretch of North Jones Loop that’s affected is at the railroad tracks between U-S 41 and Taylor Road. The road will be closed for about eight weeks.

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Operation Meltdown Recovers Stolen Wire

High prices paid for scrap metal – especially copper – have taken their toll on Sarasota County. The latest estimate by county officials claims that thefts of copper wiring from county-owned street lights adds up to some seventeen and a half MILES of wire. Thieves have also made off with storm grates, park plumbing fixtures […]

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