The following article was published in The Daily Sun on Nov 24, 2022. PORT CHARLOTTE — A local group will be holding a vigil on Friday for the victims of the Club Q shooting in Colorado. The massacre in Colorado Springs took place Nov. 19, when a gunman killed five people and injured 17 more.
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Our Mission is Simple: ELECT DEMOCRATS & SAVE DEMOCRACY Our volunteer organization is the heart of how we make Democratic change happen in Charlotte County and across Florida. We need every Democrat in Charlotte, including YOU, to make this happen. Charlotte County Democrats want to thank those of you who have exercised your right to
Please join us on ZOOM for our monthly EDC membership meeting on Wednesday Oct. 26 at 5:30. We are very honored to have ANDREA DORIA KALE as our speaker. Andrea is our Democratic candidate running against Rep. Steube -US Congressional District 17 which includes all of Sarasota, Charlotte and part of Lee County. Andrea will speak at
Charlie Crist criticized Gov. Ron DeSantis for a decision to fly 50 migrants from Texas to Massachusetts while meeting supporters at Twin Isles Country Club in Punta Gorda. By Frank DiFiore, Staff Writer, The Daily Sun, Sept 20, 2022. Charlie Crist poses for a photo with local Democratic Party members Tom Garner and Bil Tucker.
On Saturday, Sept 17th on Tamiami Trail, Charlotte County Democrats rallied for Democracy. Sign and flag waving with a focus on Democratic candidates was the theme of today’s event. Weather cooperated with cloud cover and moderate temperatures, making the 2 hours pleasant for all. Many passing cars greeted the ralliers with honks of support. One
Christopher Proia will be our guest speaker at our next Charlotte County Democrats’ monthly meeting. He is running as a Democrat for the State Senate 27 seat currently held by Republican Ben Albritton. He plans to bring common sense legislation to help working class people get good paying jobs and take care of their families. Christopher
Join us on Zoom and meet Ryan Morales who is running to be our next Commissioner of the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Ryan Morales is a family man and small business owner of DelPuma, a marketing and business management firm located in the Green Swamp of Florida. A well-known cannabis activist and
We will meet at Ken & Barb’s Grove City Kitchen Restaurant, located at 2000 Oyster Creek Drive in Englewood. Paraiso’s Mexican Grill is closed for the 1st two weeks of July , but we are not deterred! We are moving our event to Ken and Barb’s. It’s a nice water view venue with great food
Join us for our Monthly Membership meeting. Notice the time change from starting at 5:30 to 6:00. Our business portion of the meeting will start at 6:00 and our speaker will be at 6:30 to accommodate her schedule. During the summer, the EDC will have meetings only on ZOOM as too many people are out
Date: Saturday, June 11, 2022, 5:00-6:00 p.m. Location: Democratic Party Headquarters, 3596 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL The Charlotte County Democratic Party invites all concerned adults and children to participate in this Gun Safety Rally, protesting the recent gruesome series of mass killings. The Democratic Party of Charlotte County believes that it is long past
By DANIEL SUTPHIN, The Daily Sun Staff Writer ARCADIA — DeSoto County Commissioners will hold a public workshop at 9 a.m., Tuesday at the Turner Center, 2250 NE Roan St, Arcadia, FL 34266, regarding Mosaic and the potential of phosphate mining. For more info, visit https://desotobocc.com/calendar/event/2319. Mosaic owns around 23,000 acres of farmland in DeSoto
Our next monthly meeting will be held in person and via Zoom. For those attending in person, vaccines are required, masks are optional. The office address is 3596 Tamiami Trail,#202, Port Charlotte, FL 33983. A Zoom link will be sent the day of the meeting. Following the business meeting, we will host a meet and
More than 5000 Voter Registration bags are ready for delivery! NO KNOCKING. NO TALKING. Prizes will be awarded! All homes are occupied by left-leaning individuals or individuals living with registered Democrats. We have a plan that will suit you perfectly! Take your pick! Just one house (seriously). Five to ten houses spaced some distance apart,
Editor’s comment: Charlotte County Democrats and allied organizations were not protesting the lack of action on affordable housing on the local level, but rather at the state level. By Frank DiFiore, The Daily Sun Staff Writer, May 3, 2022. Supportive honks from passing cars were heard at the rally as chants of “Roe Can’t Go”
Submitted by Janice Ippolito. On Thursday evening, we held the first-ever Democratic get-together in South Gulf Cove. Through the efforts of Richard Patrick, Precinct Captain in District 77, and with the assistance of Crystal Evans and Karen Zussman, they reached out by postcards to the Voting List of Hot Dems to attend this meeting. There
This month’s Drinking Liberally gathering will be held at TT’s Tiki Hut located at 33 Tamiami Trail in Punta Gorda on April 21 at 4:30. Drinking Liberally gives like-minded, left-leaning individuals a place to learn from peers, trade jokes, vent frustration and hang out in an environment where it’s not taboo to talk politics. Don’t
Join us at the next Englewood Democratic Club Membership Meeting on Wednesday, April 27th from 5:30 to 6:30 pm. It will be an in-person meeting at the Englewood Chamber of Commerce located at 601 S Indiana Ave, Englewood, FL 34223 as well as on Zoom. Please select the meeting style of your choice below. Thomas
Come join the Charlotte County Democratic Club and the Charlotte County Democratic Women’s Club for an afternoon of ice cream, pie, games, silent auctions, and fun on Saturday, April 23, beginning at 1:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Democratic Club located at 3596 Tamiami Trail in the Sunnydell Plaza in Port Charlotte.
By Kay Blue, Charlotte County Democratic Women’s Club (DWC) President. Who are the five best presidents and the five worst presidents of the United States? Find out the answer on April 11th at 2:00 pm when the Democratic Women’s Club resumes in-person meetings. Our speaker will be Paul Platt, local presidential expert. Platt is a
SORRY, WE CANNOT ACCEPT ANY MORE RESERVATIONS. SEE YOU SATURDAY! Meet NEW friends and Re-CONNECT with your old friends! WHEN: Saturday, April 9, 2022 – Cocktails at 5:30 PM, Dinner at 6:30 PM, Dance & party until 9:30 PM WHERE: Kings Gate Golf Club, 24000 Rampart Blvd., Port Charlotte, FL 33980 Please be vaccinated to
Former state Rep. Adam Hattersley of Riverview plans to challenge incumbent Republican Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis in the November 8th election. Mr. Hattersley will be our guest speaker at the next Charlotte County Dems monthly meeting on Monday, April 4th at 5:30 pm which will be held both virtually via Zoom and in person