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1 wounded in North Port shooting

NORTH PORT, Fla. One person was shot and wounded Thursday night near Warm Mineral Springs. The victim was flown to a hospital from the scene on the 8300 block of Herbison Avenue, the North Port Police Department said. Police identified the victim only as a male, calling it an "isolated incident." It


Police at shooting scene in North Port

Officers are the scene of a shooting in North Port. The North Port Police Department is investigating at the 8300 block of Herbison Avenue. One person was flown to a trauma center to treat a gunshot wound. Officers are the scene of a shooting in North Port. The North Port Police Department is inves


Top 5 Things To Do This Week, Nov. 19-25

1. Holidays on the Green at UTC Outdoor ice skating has come to Sarasota-Bradenton thanks to the recently unveiled Holidays on the Green at UTC. Ten bucks gets you skates and use of the rink for 90 minutes. Everything else, including train rides at Holidays on the Green is free and open to the publi

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 12:00:00

Venice gets the blues at beachfront festival

VENICE - Guitar slingers, soul singers, funky grooves and slow-burning ballads just sound so much better on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico. The fifth annual Venice Blues Festival at beachfront Maxine Barritt Park on Saturday brought an impressive lineup, with Blues Hall of Fame and Rock and Roll

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 01:22:28

Man injured in shooting, flown to trauma center

NORTH PORT, Fla - - A man suffered a gun shot wound and was flown to a trauma center Thursday night, said North Port Police. Police began investigating the shooting shortly after 3 pm in the 8300 block of Herbison Avenue in North Port. Police say this is an isolated incident. Additional information


Real estate agent's email highlights divide over West Villages ZIP code

NORTH PORT - Fervor over North Port's desire to have the West Villages development area drop its Venice ZIP code may have hit its peak this week when an area real estate agent sent the City Commision an email that seemed to suggest a backlash would follow city attempts to have the Venice address exp

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2017-11-18 01:38:45

Top 10 Weekend Events, Nov. 17-19

Fun things to do in Sarasota, Venice, Bradenton, Punta Gorda and Englewood 10. The eclectic duo Madera Fina, from Puerto Rico, is playing Fogartyville with money raised on this tour going to assist fellow Puerto Rican musicians. 9. L.A.-based comedian Dales Jones is playing McCurdy's. Owner Les McCu


Woman who took viral dog groomer video says she was fired from 2 jobs

SARASOTA COUNTY -- The woman who reported the alleged animal abuse of her former employer, owner of Venice pet salon Happy Puppy Pet Spa, has started a GoFundMe page after she was fired from her second job at a Nokomis groomer Thursday, where her supervisor told her that "it was not working out." On


Boise woman killed in fatal truck vs pedestrian crash

Eagle, ID - Eagle Police are investigating the fatal truck versus pedestrian crash. A 24-year-old Boise woman died after she was hit by a pickup truck while crossing Eagle Road early Saturday morning. It appears the woman was walking in or near the crosswalk area on Eagle Road at the Riverside Driv

KIVI-TV - 2017-11-19 05:53:37

Idaho company will seek to hire 700

Downtown Kuna. CS Beef Packers of Kuna said it plans to hire 700 people to work as drivers, safety technicians, supervisors and production workers. File photo A southwestern Idaho company plans to use a $1 million Idaho Workforce Development Training Fund grant to hire about 700 new full-time worker

IDAHOBUSINESSREVIEW.COM - 2017-11-19 00:43:27

Quinn Perry appointed as policy and government affairs director for school boards

Quinn Perry has been appointed policy and government affairs director of the Idaho School Boards Association. Perry holds a BA in mass communication and journalism from Boise State University and has been working as the director of communication for the Idaho Trial Lawyers Association since 2012. At

IDAHOBUSINESSREVIEW.COM - 2017-11-19 18:31:20

Boise State football clinches division, will face Fresno State in Mountain West championship

Boise State, well before even starting its game against Air Force, has clinched the Mountain West's Mountain Division title. It was made possible by Fresno State's 13-7 win at Wyoming on Saturday afternoon. The Broncos won the division for the first time since 2014. That also sets up an interesting

IDAHO STATESMAN - 2017-11-18 23:11:00

Boise has Jerome B. Walling to thank for irrigation

When the U.S. Army established Fort Boise in 1863, its mission was to protect emigrants on the Oregon Trail against attack by Indians. Covered wagons had been passing along the Bench south of the site of the future fort and Boise City since the 1850s, and at this point in their journey the travelers

IDAHO STATESMAN - 2017-11-19 07:30:00

Boise Rescue Mission serving Thanksgiving banquets

A Thanksgiving feast comes a little early for more than 3,000 people, thanks to the Boise Rescue Mission. College Church of the Nazarene in Nampa hosted Mission banquets on Saturday. College of Idaho athletes helped serve the meals. A banquet is also scheduled for Wednesday in Boise, from 11 a.m. to

KTVB - 2017-11-19 01:33:12

Katrina Hoff of Idaho AHEC honored with Idaho Rural Health Hero Award

Left to right: IRHA Executive Director Mary Ann Reuter, AHEC Director Katrina Hoff and IRHA President Dr. Mary Barinaga. Photo courtesy of the Idaho Rural Health Association. Katrina Hoff, director of the Idaho Area Health Education Center, was honored with the Idaho Rural Health Hero Award at the I

IDAHOBUSINESSREVIEW.COM - 2017-11-19 01:53:26

Transmission line between Oregon and Idaho wins approval

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has signed off on a right-of-way that will allow Idaho Power to build a 293-mile transmission line from Oregon to Idaho. The Interior Department announced the approval Nov. 17, saying it will create nearly 500 jobs. Known as the Boardman-to-Hemingway project, the l

IDAHOBUSINESSREVIEW.COM - 2017-11-18 22:59:28

It's official: Freschi stays on Verona BOE

Lisa Freschi will keep her seat on the Verona Board of Education, picking up one extra vote for the final count. After the Nov. 7 election, preliminary results put the incumbent 10 votes ahead of challenger Connor McCann. Freschi's three-term seat was the only one up for election. The race was 1,700


East Orange Man Found Dead After Shooting in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - An East Orange man died Friday night after a shooting in New Brunswick, authorities announced November 18. Tawan J. Moses, age 25 of East Orange, was found dead by authorities at 8:30 p.m. on Throop Avenue near Fester Park according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey.

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-11-19 01:26:00

Man dies 2 weeks after being stabbed; charges upgraded to murder

A man who was stabbed in the face and chest last month has died and his accused attacker is now facing murder charges, authorities said. Carl Salisbury was taken to RWJBarnabas Health's Jersey City Medical Center in critical condition with stab wounds to his back, chest and face on Oct. 20. Lateefah

NJ.COM - 2017-11-18 13:00:21

38-year-old man killed in Paterson car crash

A 38-year old man was killed after his car struck a guardrail Saturday morning in Paterson, the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office said. Rontay Price, of Paterson, was identified as the driver of a vehicle that struck a guardrail near the intersection of Broadway and Route 20, Passaic County Chief A

NJ.COM - 2017-11-19 15:20:08