Whether it was the end of a long day or the start of a longer one, thousands of shoppers during a designated hour for first responders at Southeastern Grocers stores left the store with one less thing to worry about Monday night. Their groceries were paid for by the company.
We are beginning to see some hope that comes from the positive cases of Coronavirus. In the United States, more than 20,000 people have recovered from the virus, and an emergency clinical trial is proving that their blood plasma can help others recover as well.
Rio Giardinieri decided that even though this drug hasn't been proven to cure the Coronavirus, he had nothing to lose by taking it at that point. He had been fighting for his life for more than a week. Within 10 hours of taking it, he felt like a new man.
With the majority of the United States hunkering down to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus, experts are warning of germs that can still make their way inside our homes. Just because we’re home, it doesn’t mean we’re invincible to these germs. The virus can last for several hours on different typ
Right now, the biggest need is actually protecting those on the front lines inside our hospitals and clinics. Healthcare workers are desperately short of crucial protective gear to protect them against the highly contagious coronavirus.
For years, Deborah Dalzell’s murder was a mystery. No one knew who or why she was raped and murdered in her Sarasota County home. Then in 2018, Luke Fleming was arrested after his DNA was linked to the case.
There are no confirmed cases here in Florida and the 57 cases in the United States all have ties to visits to and from China. However, even though it’s not here yet, officials say it’s time to start making safety measures.
This technology can not only help find missing persons, but help officials see what kind of damage a storm might have caused in some areas or what roads are now blocked – before sending officers into the danger zone.
Every home will be getting a letter like this in the mail by March 12th. In it, there will be a code that you’ll have to input on the website provided to be able to answer all nine questions for every member of your household.
The county is now considering a restructured transit system that could eliminate all bus routes south of the Venice Terminal and instead provide smaller, door-to-door services for the rest of South County. These areas would become mobility hubs with hopes to be more user-friendly.
"I passed on all kinds of properties that I would’ve normally bought, but since I had all my money here, I didn’t want to stiff the county. Then I find out, just the other day, that they said they’re going to re-do the whole thing.."
All across the City of North Port, 182 lots are being put up for sale in an auction. Some are in remote areas that are still not developed, but others are lots in between houses in central neighborhoods.
In February of 1994, 26 years ago, a man was found dead in the woods in Punta Gorda. He had no clothing, no teeth and absolutely nothing to identify him or even know what happened to him. Since then, he’s been known as John Doe and the first of many bodies discovered from the Hog Trail Murders.
When volunteers got to Veterans Park in North Port - where homeless are known to camp out - they found no one. It didn’t just happen there. At almost all of the usual camps throughout the city, the homeless were gone. Volunteers were only able to give the survey to four homeless individuals.
They were living in an apartment with relatives when their newest family member, Jayden, was born in December. They were suddenly told they had to move out right after Christmas and had been living out of their car.
Pink eye can be caused by different things, but depending on what caused it makes a difference between the seriousness of the infection and how contagious it can be. That’s why it’s always best to go see a professional.