LINEBERRY / FLORIDA WEEKLY The late Harry Goulding would be proud that Punta Gorda's annual Hibiscus Festival will soldier on despite the loss of its traditional venue. Mr. Goulding was, of course, responsible for Punta Gorda being crowned “The City...
5/18/2017
Wink News A funnel cloud was spotted Monday evening at the Punta Gorda Airport, the National Weather Service said. The cloud was ... Funnel clouds are common in Southwest Florida and little risk of a tornado developing exists, WINK meteorologist Scott...
5/15/2017
NBC2 News Florida is known for many things including beaches, gators and a laundry list of pro sports teams, but there is one other delectable treat legendary with the sunshine state. The 5th Annual Punta Gorda's Key Lime Festival kicked off at 10 a.m....
5/13/2017
The News-Press "Earlier there were two homes threatened but that's no longer the case," said Patrick Mahoney, wildfire mitigation specialist for the Florida Forest Service in the Myakka district, which also responded to the fire. There is no reported...
5/11/2017
NBC2 News NBC2 has learned a developer wants to build a tiny home community in Punta Gorda at the corner of Cooper Street and Airport Road. While plans for the tiny town are made, local builder Jonathan Barkenquast is making his own small home. "We're...
5/1/2017