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Englewood Helping Hand, Inc. opens new food pantry

The Englewood community turned out in large numbers to celebrate the ribbon-cutting of the new food pantry building for E…

Someone’s going to get rowdy with Rowdy pretty soon

If you remember Rowdy Gaines, the ultimate Olympic swimmer from the 1970s and ’80s, it might excite you to know that he h…

OBITUARY: Catherine Munsell

Catherine Anne Halpin Munsell, 81, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Boca Grande passed away on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022, in Engl…

OBITUARY: Merle “Jean” Moenning

Merle “Jean” Moenning, 88, of Punta Gorda, was born on May 26, 193…

IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Dr. Sarah Babcock

“You only need to look in the news to see concerns about influenza…

THIS WEEK IN THE BOCA BEACON

Boca Beacon backpages FIVE YEARS AGO Peter and Elsa Soderberg donated $1 million to the new Suncoast Humane Society…

ECOWATCH

Boca Beacon backpages “Procrastination is the action of unnecessarily and voluntarily delaying or postponing something…

Bocascopes for the week of 11-25-2022

Boca Beacon backpages Aries: “Me” time is a must this week, no matter how dirty the house is or how many relatives are…