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The North Port Thrift Store will be moving in November to a new location at Village Market Place Plaza, 1825 Tamiami Trail, in Port Charlotte.

September 1st, 2014 at 11:02 pm

The North Port Thrift Store will be moving in November to a new location at Village Market Place Plaza, 1825 Tamiami Trail, in Port Charlotte.

The North Port Thrift Store will be mov­ing in Novem­ber to a new loca­tion at Vil­lage Mar­ket Place Plaza, 1825 Tami­ami Trail, in Port Charlotte.

Sub­mit­ted by Sun­coast Humane Society

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Sun­coast Humane Society’s North Port thrift store is hav­ing a mov­ing sale.

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BPWEV woman makes state club history

Jacqueline Elliott

Jacque­line Elliott

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Jacque­line Elliott, a mem­ber of the Busi­ness and Pro­fes­sional Women of Engle­wood and Venice LO recently made his­tory with her insights on per­sonal and pro­fes­sional suc­cess through ser­vice to oth­ers, accord­ing to BPWEV mem­ber­ship Chair­woman Rita Bertler.

It was the first time in BPW/FL his­tory that the Indi­vid­ual Devel­op­ment Young Careerist speak-off can­di­date was the same person.

Sarasota County government Labor Day schedule

What's opened, closed Monday.

What’s opened, closed Monday.

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. –  Sara­sota County gov­ern­ment offices, includ­ing libraries, recre­ation cen­ters and His­tor­i­cal Resources will be closed Mon­day, Sept. 1, for the Labor Day holiday.

  • Sara­sota County Area Tran­sit (SCAT) bus ser­vice, includ­ing the Long­boat Key Trol­ley, a joint oper­a­tion of SCAT and Man­a­tee County Area Tran­sit (MCAT), will not oper­ate on Labor Day.

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Charlotte County Government Labor Day schedule

What's open, closed Monday.

What’s open, closed Monday.

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. – Char­lotte County Gov­ern­ment offices and facil­i­ties will fol­low these sched­ules on Mon­day, Sept. 1, in obser­vance of Labor Day:

Portion of Richledge Street closed through Tuesday

Drive carefully during construction.

Drive care­fully dur­ing construction.

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – A por­tion of Rich­ledge Street (off Wilm­ing­ton Boule­vard) will remain closed through Tues­day, Sept. 2. Drainage work is being done on Rich­ledge Street just west of Englar Lane to 100 feet south of Tunis Avenue in con­junc­tion with the Win­ches­ter Boule­vard South Exten­sion Project. Detour signs are in place to direct traf­fic around the con­struc­tion site.

 

Free sunset cruise with September library card sign-up

Sign up for a Charlotte County library card in September and get a free sunset cruise with the King Fisher Fleet.

Sign up for a Char­lotte County library card in Sep­tem­ber and get a free sun­set cruise with the King Fisher Fleet.

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. – Sign up for a Char­lotte County library card dur­ing Sep­tem­ber and receive a cer­tifi­cate good for a free sun­set cruise with the King Fisher Fleet at Fisherman’s Vil­lage in Punta Gorda.

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Lions to collect used eyeglasses, hearing aids, cell phones at parade

LionsENGLEWOOD, Fla. – The Engle­wood Lions will take to the streets on Labor Day (Sept. 1) at the Pio­neer Day Parade to col­lect used eye­glasses, (pre­scrip­tion and non-prescription sun­glasses), hear­ing aids and cell phones.

Items col­lected will be used to sup­port unique recy­cling pro­grams that ben­e­fit those in coun­tries less for­tu­nate as well as locals going through a rough time.

Lions are com­mit­ted to iden­ti­fy­ing needs within their com­mu­ni­ties and work­ing to ful­fill those needs. If you are inter­ested in find­ing out more, con­tact John Logan at (941) 441‑6721;  wouldywood@aol.com

 

Pioneer Days events, entertainment schedule

The new Mayor for a Day is Darsey Lott Mann for the Englewood Area Cancer Foundation. (Photo from https://www.facebook.com/groups/391821407525683)

The new Mayor for a Day is Darsey Lott Mann for the Engle­wood Area Can­cer Foun­da­tion. (Photo from https://www.facebook.com/groups/391821407525683)

2014 Engle­wood Pio­neer Days

Sun­day, Aug. 31

2 to 9 p.m. Pio­neer Days Fes­ti­val; Pio­neer Park, 300 Green St.

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