May 23, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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TEAM announces new CEO, COO

TEAM Punta Gorda president Claire Phelen recently announced that the TEAM Punta Gorda board of directors has selected Nancy Johnson as its chief executive officer and Judy Brentano as its chief operating officer.  More...

Fawcett humanitarian awards presented

Fawcett Memorial Hospital has announced the recipients of its 2013 Frist Humanitarian Awards. Honorees are physician Raymond James, D.O.; employee Douglas James; and volunteer Marilyn Siebenburgen.  More...

Rotaries plan a dental mission to Jamaica

The Peace River-Harbour Heights and Murdock Rotary Clubs are planning a joint international dental mission from May 29 to June 2 to Kingston, Jamaica. More...

The new business of recycling old e-stuff

First, consider the “old” in Old Landfill Road, located off I-75 exit 157 north of Punta Gorda — the place where everything used to get dumped, back in the “old” days.  That was then, this is now, and somebody shoul More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

4300 RIVERSIDE DRIVE, #78, PUNTA GORDA

This well-maintained mobile home overlooking a saltwater canal is located in the River Forest Village, a waterfront community for those 55 and older. More...

WCI Communities purchases Sarasota National

WCI Communities, the Southwest Florida-based lifestyle community developer and luxury homebuilder, has purchased Sarasota National, a 2,400- acre golf course community located approximately 20 miles south of downtown Sarasota in Venice.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

What you may have missed:

A look at highlights from the season

Who would’ve thought that some of the best jazz music performed onstage this season would come from a tap dancer?  More...

THIS WEEK ON WGCU-TV

¦ THURSDAY, MAY 23, 9 P.M.  Doc Martin  Driving Mr. McLynn  More...

Summer workshops get ‘Kids Onstage’

The Charlotte Players and its Kids Onstage program will present five drama workshops this summer under the direction of music director Jaclyn Cushman and workshop directors Marie Brown, Mary Crawford and Candice Cole and Sue Strope.  The first t More...