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  1. Punta Gorda Airport's boarding ramps subject of access controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    ... and recycling pickup information and where to get the best gas prices. A multi-million dollar expansion at the Punta Gorda Airport is being met with controversy and some are complaining that the boarding ramps at the airport are not compliant with ...

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  2. SWFL law enforcement look further into buying body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... Police Department, Lee, Collier and Charlotte County Sheriff's Offices say they're researching the cameras. The Punta Gorda Police Department is also considering the cameras but say they're not close to making a decision. "We're going to communicate ...

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  3. Punta Gorda Airport's boarding ramps subject of access controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... organized a prostitution ring of students from nearby high schools. A multi-million dollar expansion at the Punta Gorda Airport is being met with controversy and some are complaining that the boarding ramps at the airport are not compliant with ADA ...

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  4. Forecast: Rain tonight, cooler weather to followRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC2 News

    ... the first part of Wednesday. Rainfall amounts will range anywhere from over an inch to the north around Arcadia, Punta Gorda, and Port Charlotte to around a half-inch farther south across parts Collier County. Wednesday will be a breezier and cooler ...

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  5. The nation's weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Miami Herald

    ... 48 states Sunday have ranged from a morning low of 10 degrees at Yellowstone, Wyo. to a high of 88 degrees at Punta Gorda, Fla. Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in ...

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  6. Two hospitalized in Punta Gorda dump truck crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | NBC2 News

    Gulf Coast High School was on a code yellow lockdown - that means classes go on as usual - but no one could leave or enter the 'perimeter', according to the Collier County School District, which said Collier County Sheriff's Office is investigating. The lockdown was lifted.

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  7. New aviation program could come soon to Punta GordaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- A school from Michigan wants to team up with the Punta Gorda Airport to provide flight training for its aviation program. Officials say that if the deal works out, Western Michigan University can have as many as 50 pilots training in Southwest Florida by as soon as next summer or fall.

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  8. Obituary: Gerard Nolan, owned Blue Ox Restaurant in FlemingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | NJ.com

    After a long, courageous battle with Multiple Systems Atrophy , a rare neurological disease, Gerry succumbed in his Punta Gorda, Fla. home with loving members of his family and hospice by his side on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014.

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  9. Western Michigan University sets sight on Punta GordaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | NBC2 News

    ... but county leaders may see the wisdom of Western Michigan University based in Battle Creek eyeing property in Punta Gorda. The Charlotte County Office of Economic Development has partnered with WMU in hopes of bringing their College of Aviation to ...

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  10. Mary L. StoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Watertown Daily Times

    Mary Louise Stone, 82, Punta Gorda, Florida and long-time summer resident of Point Salubrious, Chaumont, NY, passed away Monday, November 17th at Upstate Palliative Care in Syracuse. Mary Louise was born on March 5th, 1932, in West Carthage, the daughter of Eugene T. and Dorothy Powell Mosher.

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  11. Owen-Cipielewski and Suber win doubles titles in St. Pete Women's ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Examiner.com

    ... singles (693); and Cyndi Forgeur of Sarasota, 28th in handicap all-events (2,004). In addition, Team Brennan of Punta Gorda -- consisting of Sheila Armour, Carol Hausman, Celinda Brennan and Shirl Goble -- were in 10th place among handicap teams at ...

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  12. New, non-stop flight announced at INDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    Allegiant announced last week, they will offer nonstop trips to St. Petersburg, Orlando and Punta Gorda, Florida and Las Vegas also starting in February.

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  13. Burnt Store Village - a community in Punta GordaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Examiner.com

    Burnt Store Village is a deed restricted community in south Punta Gorda, Florida off of Burnt Store Road. The community is out in the country but yet close enough to Punta Gorda, Cape Coral and Ft.

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  14. Notorious 911 caller arrested again in Punta GordaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | NBC2 News

    A woman who made global headlines in February for calling 911 to get a date with a police officer was back in jail for abusing the emergency system again - though this time her opinion of the officers was a bit different. A woman who made global headlines in February for calling 911 to get a date with a police officer was back in jail for abusing the emergency system again - though this time her opinion of the officers was a bit different.

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  15. Burnt Store Meadows - a Punta Gorda CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Examiner.com

    Burnt Store Meadows is a deed restricted community located in Punta Gorda, Florida. You can access the community from two sides, either US 41 or Burnt Store Road.

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  16. Burnt Store Lakes - a Punta Gorda communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Examiner.com

    Burnt Store Lakes is a deed restricted community located in southern Punta Gorda off of Burnt Store Road. They have a low homeowner association fee.

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  17. Gina Birch talks Southwest Florida eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... restaurants along 3rd Street South. The free event is Thursday from 6:30-9:00 p.m. And a little further north in Punta Gorda is the Downtown Gallery Walk. The shops and restaurants are open late for live entertainment, artists and musicians. It's a ...

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  18. Forecast: Warm today with rain chances next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | NBC2 News

    ... the state, some areas of rain or isolated thunder are possible by Monday night especially for areas north of Punta Gorda and Port Charlotte. The majority of Southwest Florida will see its best rain chances come early Tuesday as the front passes. ...

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  19. Forecast: Warmer weather on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | NBC2 News

    ... warmer on Sunday with the majority of the region seeing highs in the 80s. An afternoon high of 83 is expected at Punta Gorda and Naples with 84 at Fort Myers and Estero. Changes come to our forecast in the early days of the work week. Well be ...

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  20. A special traveling tributeRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Cape Coral residents and visitors are invited to welcome to town on Thursday the American Veterans Traveling Tribute, which will be set up through Monday for the public to enjoy for free. Sponsored by the RE/MAX Realty Team, the tribute will be escorted from Punta Gorda to the Cape's Jaycee Park by a motorized honor guard at 3 p.m. Between 3:15 and 4 p.m., the public can set up along eastbound Veterans Memorial Parkway and southbound Del Prado Boulevard South to welcome it in.

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