Submitted by CAP
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. – Sixteen cadets from the Charlotte County Composite Squadron of Civil Air Patrol spent a weekend at the Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral.
Submitted by Men’s Garden Club
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – The next meeting of the Men’s Garden Club of Englewood will be a presentation and discussion by Kim Bassos-Hull. She will speak about the megafauna found in coastal waters and some of the conservation issues they face.
The meeting will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 14, at the Elsie Quirk Library, 100 W. Dearborn St.
Submitted by SCSO
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. – Sarasota County Sheriff Tom Knight announced the 2014 Employees of the year Friday, along with a couple of promotions.
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Holy Week at Englewood United Methodist Church, 700 E. Dearborn St, begins at 8:30 a.m. Palm Sunday, March 29, with the traditional worship service.
At the 9:30 and 11 a.m. services, WSRZ 107.9 radio celebrity David Jones and EUMC member Sally Doebler will deliver scriptural poetic narrative to the musical “The Passion and the Promise.” The 75-voice EUMC Chancel Choir will relive the story of Jesus’ passion and resurrection in song, accompanied by orchestra and led by Director of Music Ministries Fonda Davies on the organ.
Submitted by Charlotte County
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – The eastbound and westbound inside lanes on South McCall Road from Oriole Boulevard to Wilmington Boulevard will be closed for median work during business hours Monday, March 30, through Friday, April 3.
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. — The business phone numbers that Englewood residents would normally use to contact the Sheriff’s Office have been out most of the day and may continue to be out for much of the evening. This outage does not affect calling 9−1−1 for emergencies.
Submitted by Pioneer Days Committee
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – The Englewood Pioneer Days Planning Committee has announced the theme for the 2015 Englewood Pioneer Days will be “Color Me Englewood.”The theme was suggested by Aldona Tamkus, a former Youth librarian at Elsie Quirk Library.
Submitted by Sarasota Co. Sheriff’s Office
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Three Englewood-area pawn shop customers were arrested recently during a Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office operation to ensure pawn shops, gold buyers and secondary metal recycling centers are in compliance with the Second-Hand Dealer Ordinance that Sarasota County adopted in 2012.