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Plane Crash on Florida Beach Kills Father and Critically Injures Daughter(0)

July 29, 2014

A Georgia man died and his daughter was critically injured when a plane crashed on Caspersen Beach, just south of the airport, at the southern tip of the island of Venice. Ommy Irizarry and his 9-year-old daughter Oceana were walking along the beach when they were hit by the plane or its debris, officials said. […]

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National Park Service Bans Alcohol on Fire Island Beaches

The National Park Service is banning alcohol on all federal lands between the communities of Atlantique and Corneille Estates in the Fire Island town effective August 1, 2014. The alcohol bans are due to what federal officials are calling “visitor use impacts.” “It’s about protecting the resource and protecting its recreational value, not only for […]

Nude Burglars Break into Doc’s Beach House in Bonita Springs, Steal Beef

Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers are asking for the public’s help in identifying three men who broke into Doc’s Beach House in Bonita Springs early Sunday morning. Three men, all but one wearing nothing, broke in and stole 60 burgers, three pounds of bacon, three red peppers, and a paddleboard from Doc’s Beach House around 3 […]

Chrysler Recalling Jeep Grand Cherokees and Commanders Due to Ignition Switch

Chrysler is recalling 792,000 Jeep SUV’s due to ignition switches that can be bumped by the driver’s knee, moving the ignition out of the “on” position, shutting off the engine, killing the power assist to the steering and brakes and disabling air bags. Only one accident involving the issue has been reported, but there have […]


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