Kitten and camp counselor share a bond
A Massachusetts man traveled all the way to Ponte Vedra to adopt a special kitten Wednesday afternoon from the feline rescue group Katz 4 Keeps.
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Bradenton Times
Free News for Bradenton, FL and Manatee County
Do you think that when a drunk driver injures or kills a passenger who is also inebriated and willingly got into the car knowing the driver's state, it should be viewed the same as if they killed or injured a sober motorist or pedestrian who was not in their vehicle, in terms of their sentencing? No, they should still be punished but some of the ... (more)
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Free Manatee County tax preparation services
The following locations offer free AARP and VITA income tax preparation services for seniors, working families, and individuals who meet certain eligibility guidelines through April 15, the IRS deadline to file tax returns: • Braden River Branch Library, 4915 53rd Ave. E. , Bradenton; Wednesday and Friday, noon to 5 p.m. • Rockey Bluff ... (more)
The Orlando Sentinel
Feds accuse Poinciana men of robbery spree
Last summer, detectives linked a series of armed robberies - including several hold-ups at Orlando's outlet malls - to a group of Central Florida men.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Ellenton management company ranks as big player in mobile home, RV parks
When a Florida mobile home or RV park has a problem, more park owners make a call to Ellenton than to anywhere else for help.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Give blood at Anna Maria Oyster Bar this tax day
Anna Maria Oyster Bar will be hosting its annual Tax Day blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 15 at all three of its locations.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
2,000 runners take on Bradenton's Robinson Preserve 5K
A record entry field of 2,000 runners in the 2014 Robinson Preserve Twilight 5K helped one woman with cancer have one of the best moments of her life.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Poker Run benefits C.A.R.E. Animal Shelter
Animal lovers will take to the streets on motorcycles and in cars to raise money for the no-kill shelter in Ruskin.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Ellenton's debt-free Terra Siesta seeks wider appeal
Homeowners keep their homes and yards tidy in the 539-unit Terra Siesta on 300 acres.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
ABC Action News
Motorcycle rider dies after colliding with boat
MANATEE, COUNTY, Fla - A motorcyclist died this afternoon after hitting a vehicle with a boat trailer.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Our Neighborhoods: River Wilderness blazed a trail in Parrish
A dense forest of moss-shrouded oak trees stands guard along the northern flank of River Wilderness, offering little hint of what lies within.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Palmetto school placed on lock-down after man abducts woman
A man was arrested Thursday morning after he kidnapped a woman and drove her to a Palmetto elementary school, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.