North Port Hosts First Economic Development Summit

The event starts at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16.

02/13/2017 By staff

Real Estate Junkie

For Sale: Contemporary Southern Mansion in Myakka River Trails

This week, Bob Plunket takes us inside a 8,000-square-foot home in Myakka River Trails.

10/20/2016 By Robert Plunket


North Port Summit Scheduled for Friday

The event will include information about city services, an update on economic growth and a panel discussion on economic development.

09/28/2016 Research by staff

The South Rises

South County Explodes with New Developments and Residents

Sleepy little South County is waking up with a roar.

09/08/2016 By Kim Hackett


North Port Ranked Highly for Job Growth

Forbes recently ranked North Port as the country's 10th best city for job growth.

08/22/2016 Research by staff

Health care

Sarasota Memorial to Build Pediatric Clinic in North Port

The Sarasota Memorial Health Care System on Monday announced plans to build a new pediatric specialty outpatient care clinic in North Port.

06/14/2016 Research by staff


North Port Gets New Goodwill Donation Center

The center will be located at 2250 Bobcat Village Center Road, North Port.

05/11/2016 Research by staff


North Port City Commission Approves Parks and Recreation Plan

The plan calls for improving existing parks around the city and positioning the city as an ecotourism destination, with opportunities for paddling, hiking and swimming.

04/27/2016 Research by staff


Warm Mineral Springs: Miracle Lake

Few in Sarasota ever visit Warm Mineral Springs. Yet thousands of Eastern Europeans have settled in North Port because of the legendary healing benefits of this murky little pond.

05/01/2013 By Jeff Parker Photography by Sean Salyards