Coronavirus News for Cortez

Fired Florida data scientist speaks out as COVID-19 cases spike

Florida issued a statewide order for schools to reopen next month even as the state reports a worrisome rise in coronavirus cases. Data scientist Rebekah Jones was in charge of tracking Florida's ... More info »

CBS News - 07/07/2020 10:15am

State Announces Pilot Coronavirus Testing At Home Depot, Publix

(Pasco County) HOLIDAY, FL — This week the Florida Division of Emergency Management announced that three coronavirus testing ... Home Depot, 2350 Cortez Road, Bradenton Home Depot, 1315 U.S ... More info »

Patch - 06/10/2020 12:00pm

DeSantis sends in nurses, other health-care workers to help fight coronavirus surge in South Florida

The governor also said the state will send 100 health-care workers to Jackson Health System in Miami to help with a surge of coronavirus patients. Statewide, the latest positivity rate made available ... More info »

Orlando Sentinel - 07/07/2020 05:02am

As the Virus Surged, Florida Partied. Tracking the Revelers Has Been Tough.

With the coronavirus exploding, trying to trace the contacts of every positive case has become unrealistic in Florida, especially among elusive partygoers. More info »

New York Times - 07/05/2020 09:07pm

Florida says all schools must reopen in August despite surging coronavirus cases

The state's education commissioner retweeted a post from President Trump saying, "SCHOOLS MUST OPEN IN THE FALL!!!" ... More info »

CBS News - 07/07/2020 05:54am

Trump administration to offer ‘surge’ coronavirus testing in Florida, Louisiana and Texas

Project in three communities is aimed at dampening outbreaks by ferreting out cases among younger adults without symptoms. More info »

Washington Post - 07/07/2020 09:00am

HHS to Offer Free COVID-19 Testing in Florida, Texas, Louisiana Hotspots

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said on Tuesday there would be temporary free COVID-19 testing in three cities in Florida, Louisiana and Texas as the U.S. states tackle surging ... More info »

New York Times - 07/07/2020 05:34am

Man in famous 9/11 photo dies from COVID-19 in Florida: 'He was a fighter'

Stephen Cooper was on his way to deliver documents near the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, when he was captured in a famous photograph. More info »

USA Today - 07/06/2020 12:22am

Ravens QB Lamar Jackson cancels fan event in Florida amid coronavirus outbreak

Ravens QB Lamar Jackson had planned to hold his annual "Funday with LJ" event but announced Tuesday that it had been canceled. More info »

USA Today - 07/07/2020 09:06am

Lamar Jackson cancels party after backlash amid Florida's COVID-19 outbreak

Lamar Jackson still planned to hold his annual “Funday with LJ” event amid a hotbed of COVID-19 cases in South Florida. More info »

YAHOO! - 07/07/2020 09:02am
Add an Event

Events Around Cortez

Bradenton City Council Meeting

Wednesday, Jul 8, 2020 at 8:30am
Bradenton, FL
More info »

Pre-Operative Joint Replacement Class

Wednesday, Jul 8, 2020 from 9:00am to 11:00am
Sarasota, FL
More info »

Care Partners Support Group

Wednesday, Jul 8, 2020 at 10:00am
Sarasota, FL
More info »

PWP and Care Partners Support Group

Wednesday, Jul 8, 2020 at 10:00am
Sarasota, FL
More info »

Life long Stroke Education And Wellness Club

Wednesday, Jul 8, 2020 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Sarasota, FL
More info »

See All Events
Add an Organization

Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival

In 1981 the first event drew 500 people to this small fishing village on Florida’s central west coast. They gathered to celebrate Florida&rsq...
More info »

Florida Institute for Saltwater Heritage

The Mission: The Florida Institute for Saltwater Heritage "FISH" is a non-profit, grassroots organization established in 1991.FISH is dedicated to ...
More info »

Florida Maritime Museum

The Florida Maritime Museum at Cortez aims to preserve and promote local maritime heritage through exhibits of photographs, tools, models, equipmen...
More info »

Waves Boat And Social Club

Vission: "Our Vision is to enhance the quality of life of our members. We will accomplish this by providing an exceptional worry-free boa...
More info »

See All Organizations

Cortez Town Facts

Cortez, Florida. Population for Cortez from the last gathering is 4491. You can view Cortez venues that host many Cortez FL events every year.

You can find a ton of properties for sale if you search the Cortez page on Zillow. Currently Cortez has an average listing price for homes for sale on the market of $344,387. More real estate facts about Cortez: The number of properties currently for sale in Cortez is 3,529. The median homes for sale listing price is $219,900. This is broken down with the number of three bedroom houses in Cortez consisting of 1,288 with an average listing price for these house of $329,161. Out of the 657 houses that are four bedroom the average listing price for Cortez is $545,764. Interest rates for Cortez are at historic lows as well.

Cortez Florida has a latitude of 27.463800430298 and a longitude of -82.669403076172. View the full profile

Type in your Search Keyword(s) and Press Enter...
Community Life

School Closings
View our updated school closings list.

Local Schools
Find education near you.

Local Groups
View all the organizations in your community.

VFind popular businesses near you.

Looking to work locally? Try these listings we found.