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Brothers charged with over a dozen burglaries in North Port

NORTH PORT, Fla. - North Port Police are once again reminding the public to lock up!. Officers said two brothers are accused of completing more than a dozen burglaries and are now facing charges after their arrest Friday.

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North Port Police start virtual neighborhood watch

NORTH PORT, Fla. — The North Port Police Department is signing up with the Ring Video Doorbell service to help solve crimes. The security service currently has a free app called “Neighbors,” that lets neighbors share videos with each other of suspicious activity in their area.

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North Port City leaders have approved an agreement between the North Port Police Department and the Ring home security company.

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Sarasota County Events For The Weekend (2.15.19-2.17.19)

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One Step Closer to Improvements on River Road

NORTH PORT (WWSB) - Improvements for a major Suncoast road have been discussed for years, and while the wait is still not over, today, we’re one step closer to seeing it become a reality. The project focuses on the stretch of River Road from U.S. 41 to West Villages Parkway.

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The push by Sarasota County to close the North Jetty Fish Camp

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Sarasota County homeowner records, chases down porch pirate

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - You'd think porch pirates would know by now. Cameras are everywhere. Sunday night, just before 10 p.m., an inside security camera shows Thomas Penafiel is sacked on the couch.

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Man wanted for using fake money in Charlotte County

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Law enforcement is looking for the man pictured in this story for using fake money. Charlotte County deputies said this guy used several counterfeit bills at Walmart Neighborhood Market on Feb. 13.

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2 Dead, 2 Wounded From Shooting at Florida Basketball Court

Authorities says two people were killed and two others were wounded from a gun fight at an outdoor basketball court in Florida. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office tweeted Friday that multiple people started shooting at each other Thursday night at a basketball court in a city park.

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Enough fentanyl to kill more than 1,000 found in Florida high school

(WBBH) - Enough fentanyl to kill more than 1,000 people, along with cocaine and marijuana, were found in a student's book bag at Florida's Lehigh Senior High School on Tuesday.

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Booker High School is one of several Sarasota County Schools observing a moment of silence remembering the victims of the Parkland shooting

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Police are searching for a video game thief

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office is looking for a video game thief. The suspect stole Xbox and PS4 games from a Charlotte County Target on Tuesday and Wednesday. Both times, he rode away on a blue Honda motorcycle wearing a black helmet with a large silver design on it.

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El Niño is here, what it means to Florida

El Niño spent the fall and early winter flirting with the Earth, warming up the equatorial Pacific but not making the connection with the atmosphere above. The coupling, however, is now complete, and the Climate Prediction Center declared Thursday that the global pattern often responsible for wetter

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Holly's Hope hears from students

NORTH PORT — Holly’s Hope, a group working to reduce suicide rates and mental health stigma, invited area students to talk in light of the anniversary of the Marjorie Stoneman Douglas massacre.

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Florida man got $980k tax refund, but he shouldn't have, feds say

A Florida man received a huge IRS refund by falsely claiming he paid $1 million in taxes, authorities said Friday. The IRS has recouped much of the $980,000 refund from Tampa resident Ramon Christopher Blanchett, who federal prosecutors said told a seven-digit lie on his 2016 income tax returns.

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After 16 Months Of Dead Fish, Manatees And Dolphins, Florida's Red Tide Ebbs

For well over a year, visitors to Florida's beautiful Gulf Coast beaches have found dead fish lining the shoreline. A red tide algae bloom afflicted coastal communities from Florida's Panhandle to its southern tip. But in the past few weeks, monitoring conducted by marine scientists shows that the r

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Injuries didn't stop North Port’s Baker

As he sat on the sidelines watching his team compete without him, Eric Baker was reflective on the times he had been on the court with his teammates. Baker, who just completed his senior season with the boys basketball team from North Port High, was an up and coming junior who had recently torn the

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Sarasota County legislative priorities clear, despite commission concerns, staffers say

SARASOTA COUNTY — County officials recently put to rest concerns among Sarasota County commissioners that the jurisdiction’s legislative priorities for the area are too broad.

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Two men taken into custody after being found in stolen car on school campus

SARASOTA (WWSB) - Two men were arrested on Thursday after deputies found them in a stolen car on the campus of Taylor Ranch Elementary School. The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office responded to the report of a vehicle in a ditch on the school campus just after 6:00 a.m. When deputies arrived on the s

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Large 'fireball' over Central Florida was meteor

MELBOURNE, Fla. - That mysterious flashing light? Turns out, it was a meteor, News 6 partner Florida Today reported. The meteor that streaked across the skies of Central Florida on Tuesday was a "large fireball" that likely exploded over the Atlantic Ocean with the energy of a tenth of a kiloton — o

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