Sunshine State News
Results Vary Widely in Teacher Evaluations
The Department of Education released teacher evaluation numbers Tuesday that showed wide variations between districts across the state, raising questions about how useful the information might be in comparing marks from different counties.
DeSoto home building permits pass 2012 figure
Tom Haysley, deputy planning director for the county, says 82 single-family permits in October 2013 brought the year-to-date total to 733.
The Bradenton Times
Community Spotlight: All Faiths Food Bank Says Turkey Dinners at All-Time High for Requests
SARASOTA All Faiths Food Bank provides thousands of frozen turkeys with trimmings each year for local families who may otherwise go without Thanksgiving dinner.
Changes in our weather this weekend
More changes are in store for Southwest Florida this weekend as the second cool front of the season moves in this afternoon and evening.
WINK-TV Fort Myers
Fmr. jail captain pleads guilty to making false statement
DESOTO COUNTY, Fla.- Raymond Kugler, 59, of North Port, today pleaded guilty to making a false statement.