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Opus customers stuck with the bill
Mon  Mar 30 2015 08:50PM
PUNTA GORDA — Norvel Meden and his wife, Darlene, were looking forward to a nice dinner before heading back to Michigan for the summer next week. The Punta Gorda couple … Find out how to read more online.
Charlotte Symphony brings Hollywood home
Mon  Mar 30 2015 08:42PM
The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra took some 1,300 patrons through a whimsical classical musical tour of Hollywood with two concerts saluting the Oscars over the weekend at the Charlotte Performing Arts … Find out how to read more online.
Puppy shot, owner seeks help
Mon  Mar 30 2015 08:50PM
The owner of an 8-month-old female puppy is asking for the community’s help in finding those responsible for shooting the dog Sunday morning, and also for help with medical bills … Find out how to read more online.
Buffered impact
Mon  Mar 30 2015 03:40PM
MURDOCK — As Charlotte County, once again, extended the moratorium on nontransportation impact fees, a split within the commission continues, delaying a long-term solution. Citing the ongoing need to stimulate … Find out how to read more online.
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Delete, erase, shred
Sun  Mar 29 2015 01:19AM
WASHINGTON — In the never-ending quest to preserve the government’s history, there have been plenty of weapons of mass destruction. Before delete keys on computers, there were paper shredders, erase buttons on tape recorders and trash cans. Think Oliver North … read more.

Boko Haram kills 41, prevents hundreds voting in Nigeria
Sun  Mar 29 2015 01:19AM
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Boko Haram extremists killed 41 people, including a legislator, and scared hundreds of people from polling stations but millions voted across Nigeria Saturday in the most closely contested presidential race in the nation’s history. All the … read more.

Signs of discord at Iran nuke talks as deadline looms
Mon  Mar 30 2015 07:07PM
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program grew frantic on Saturday amid signs of discord, with the French and German foreign ministers joining U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in talks with Tehran’s top diplomat ahead of an … read more.

Who claims what in Cuba?
Sun  Mar 29 2015 01:19AM
Soon after Fidel Castro came to power, his government seized the refineries, hotels and sugar plantations that were the most visible signs of the American hold on the island’s economy. But a look at long- unsettled claims for what was … read more.

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State firm on health care funding stance
Mon  Mar 30 2015 12:37PM
Despite letters explaining the local health department provides outstanding primary care services to Sarasota and Charlotte county residents, the Florida Surgeon General’s office claims the private sector might still do it better. Last week, Charlotte County commissioners received a response … Find out how to read more online.

Williams: Carriers were hazardous, even during peacetime
Mon  Mar 30 2015 08:30AM
An aircraft carrier deck can be a dangerous place, especially at night, when the blackness is filled with the sounds of planes unseen — the whir of propellers, like a set of meat cleavers twirling, and jet engines racing in … Find out how to read more online.

Warm and mostly dry weather expected this week
Mon  Mar 30 2015 08:30AM
Residents celebrating the upcoming holiday with Easter egg hunts or other outdoor activities aren’t likely to have any weather problems. “It looks like a nice spring week across all of West Central and Southwest Florida,” said Bryan Mroczka, meteorologist for … Find out how to read more online.

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