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Chance is the Pet of the Wee

November 22nd, 2014 at 7:04 am

Chance is the Pet of the Wee

Chance is the Pet of the Wee

Sub­mit­ted by Sun­coast Humane Society

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Chance is this 3-year-old Amer­i­can Pit Bull Ter­rier mix’s name, and a sec­ond chance for a lov­ing for­ever home is what he is hop­ing for.

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Take a stroll through Lemon Bay Preserve

Take a nature stroll in South Venice.

Take a nature stroll in South Venice.

Sub­mit­ted by Native Plant Society

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Join the Man­grove Chap­ter of the Native Plant Soci­ety at 9 a.m. Nov. 29, on a slow stroll in Lemon Bay Pre­serve, cor­ner of Ocelot and Pho­rus Roads, South Venice.

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Aussie blues artist set for Englewoods on Dearborn

Anni Piper will be in Englewood on Thanksgiving Eve.

Anni Piper will be in Engle­wood on Thanks­giv­ing Eve.

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Down Under comes Up and Over on Nov. 26 as Aus­tralian bassist-vocalist Anni Piper brings her lively blend of “Saucy Aussie” blues to Engle­woods On Dear­born from 6 to 9 p.m.

Check out Piper’s sound here.

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PetSmart donates more than 500 toys for Charlotte Co. Fire & EMS

PetSmart worker collected donations for the program with CC Fire & EMS.

PetS­mart worker col­lected dona­tions for the pro­gram with CC Fire & EMS.

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. – Santa’s get­ting a lit­tle help this year from the Char­lotte County Fire & EMS and PetSmart.

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Rotonda Christmas Parade steps off Dec. 6

The parade planning committee and judges are, from left, committee members Russ Kulp, Linda Bondeson, and Chairman Earl Haas, and judges Ken and Tammy Birdsong.

The parade plan­ning com­mit­tee and judges are, from left, com­mit­tee mem­bers Russ Kulp, Linda Bon­de­son, and Chair­man Earl Haas, and judges Ken and Tammy Birdsong.

By Don Mahon

ROTONDA WEST, Fla. – For the eighth year, the tra­di­tional Christ­mas Hol­i­day Parade promises to wow thou­sands of spec­ta­tors in Rotonda West.

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Historical Society presentation: Genealogy – a gateway to history

Kate Nixon

Kate Nixon

Sub­mit­ted by the Lemon Bay His­tor­i­cal Society 

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Author Kate Nixon dis­cusses how geneal­ogy has been a gate­way to his­tory for her at 7 p.m. Tues­day, Nov. 18, at the Lemon Bay His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety. The meet­ing will take place at the His­toric Green St. Church, 416 W. Green St.

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Give an older pet your heart at Suncoast Humane Society

Mikey is a 7-year-old American Pit Bull Terrier/Boxer mix who loves people of all ages, Kong toys, and sleeping in his crate.

Mikey is a 7-year-old Amer­i­can Pit Bull Terrier/Boxer mix who loves peo­ple of all ages, Kong toys, and sleep­ing in his crate.

Sun­coast Humane Society

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Older pets find them­selves in ani­mal shel­ters fre­quently, and can find it hard to com­pete with desir­able kit­tens and puppies.

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