Friday, September 30, 2011

Cheers from 111 Martini Bar

Happy Weekend.... at the Martini Bar in Punta Gorda

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Big John BBQ now in a Stationary Spot on King Street in Punta Gorda

Big John's now opened in a permanent spot on KIng Street in Punta Gorda serving up his fabulous BBQ Wednesday through Sunday, lunch and dinner.   

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Harvey Goldberg Mayor of Punta Gorda with Incoming City Council Member, Carolyn Freeland

Harvey Goldberg, Punta Gorda Mayor with Carolyn Freeland, new incoming City Council member replacing Larry Friedman

Monday, September 26, 2011

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

The Sign at Laishley Park and Marina -- One of Our Favorites

One of our favorite signs in Punta Gorda -- a perfect sized monument sign right outside the marina and park.  

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Cigar Cottage at the History Park

Near the former Cigar factory in Punta Gorda at Virginia and Cochran Streets were small cottages where the factory workers lived.  This one was moved to the History Park and restored in 1999.   

Monday, September 19, 2011

Hidden Waterway

This lovely hidden waterway winds its way through Punta Gorda to the Peace River.  You can see it from Shreve Street near the History Park.   

Sunday, September 18, 2011

Saturday, September 17, 2011

Friday, September 16, 2011

Splash .. Sea Gull Leaves Reflection on Peace River

Captured this photo at Laishley Park as seagull took off over the Peace River in Punta Gorda 

Thursday, September 15, 2011

AP Hatch -- Mayor and Founder -- on City Council 1924-1927

Picture hangs in Punta Gorda City Hall of A. P. Hatch who was one of the City Founders and Mayor 

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Boat on the Harbor -- Life in Good

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Monday, September 12, 2011

The Fountain of Youth -- in Laishley Park

Perhaps this is what Ponce was thinking about -- Interactive Fountain in Punta Gorda 

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Punta Gorda Remembers 9/11

Friday, September 9, 2011

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Look who is coming to town -- A Taste of Cuba

New sign for Morales Cuban Food along with mural where Bisous and Country Cafe used to be on Taylor in Downtown Punta Gorda.

Wednesday, September 7, 2011


Reflection of Punta Gorda Home in a Canal 

Monday, September 5, 2011

The Red Hat Studio on Sullivan Street in Punta Gorda

A charming cottage located at 311 Taylor Street in Punta Gorda's downtown is home to the Red Hat Studio opened in 1999.  The original house was built in 1922 and was once the home of Allen B Tucker, known for Tucker's Grade.

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Punta Gorda Downtown At Night

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