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Orange Ridge-Bullock El students to have Day of Hope at Bethel Baptist
Patrick S. George, far left, and his father, Patrick J. George, second from left, owners of Jersey Mike's Subs on 14th Street West, Bradenton and in Lakewood Ranch, presented staff and friends of Bethel Baptist Church with a $1,037 check Friday to benefit needy children from Orange Ridge-Bullock Elementary School.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Our Neighborhoods | Eagle Trace in East Manatee is another winning community for Neal
Shawn Lacina just closed on her new home on Whisper Lake Drive in Eagle Trace this month, and she's already feeling blessed to be a part of this community, quietly situated off State Road 64 East next to sprawling Lakewood Ranch.
Former apartment property to be high-end river enclave
A developer known for building a 900-home community in Lakewood Ranch is setting his sights on something considerably smaller at a former, low-rent apartment community on riverbank land near Snead Island.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
No surprise: Manatee-Sarasota an enclave for wealthy
Here's confirmation: In its 2014 edition of "Luxury Defined," Christie's International Real Estate places Sarasota among the top 10 small communities worldwide in sales of high-priced homes, Herald business writer Matt M. Johnson reported this week.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
ABC Action News
Wild hogs terrorize Lakewood Ranch community
"They're scary," said Kathy Tudyk, a resident in the Canterbury subdivision. "You come up on the golf course and there's six or eight of them.
The Miami Herald
5 Things to Know in Florida for July 24
A Florida judge is being asked to decide when the state's congressional districts will be redrawn.
Miller got through at the New Castle Country Club in New Castle, Pa., with a 140 total.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Pub crawl highlights distribution of Bradenton's Motorworks Brewing beers
Gold Coast Eagle Distributing in Lakewood Ranch will begin distributing the Bradenton brewery's products to several bars and restaurants in Manatee and Sarasota counties.
Sashay Dance Club in Lakewood Ranch closes
After three years of unsteady business, Sandra Danu, a former competitive ballroom dancer, has decided to close the Sashay Dance Club.
Temple plans community outreach07/23/14 Temple Sinai will expand its...
Temple plans community outreach Temple Sinai will expand its presence in the Lakewood Ranch area this fall with programs and opportunities for socializing and learning.
Missing Tuttle link to S.R. 70 to be connected by Neal project
Pat Neal, president of Neal Communities, expects his company's peak building year in the current housing market upswing will be 2017.
East County-Upgrades to remedy access angst
When Ryan Heise says Lakewood Ranch's control-access system is out of date, a simple palm frond illustrates his point.
Friends amass business buy-in
The 17-year-olds, who have been close friends since third grade, can't remember a significant life event that doesn't include the other.
Lakewood Ranch teens start high-end computer business
Two Lakewood Ranch teenagers found they couldn’t get jobs that fit around their school and their summer schedules.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Lakewood Ranch security gate inspection shows room for improvement
Contracted security officers who guard the gates at Balmoral and Legacy Boulevards, the primary entrances into the Country Club West and East communities, do not consistently follow administrative policy, according to operations director Ryan Heise.
Downtown Bradenton leasing more office space
A vacancy climate that gave some of Bradenton's biggest office properties the feel of ghost towns just a few years ago may soon see office lobby directories filling with names again.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Leaders brace for traffic onslaught on Lakewood Ranch Boulevard
Supervisors said Thursday they are growing increasingly concerned about the expected onslaught of traffic on one of their major roads with the opening of a new mall, reconstruction of the interstate and eventual development of the Fort Hamer Bridge to the north.
Golf Plus | Bradenton Christian's Philip Knowles qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Knowles was one of two qualifiers at the local qualifier held at Estero's Old Corkscrew Golf Club in rounds played Monday and Tuesday.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Business briefs: SMR to host job fair in Lakewood Ranch
Schroeder-Manatee Ranch Inc. will hold a job fair from 1-7 p.m. Tuesday at its headquarters at 14400 Covenant Way, Lakewood Ranch.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Nominations open for Keep Manatee Beautiful awards
Keep Manatee Beautiful is now accepting nominations for honorees of its 2014 Awards Celebration, which recognizes exceptional volunteer efforts in the beautification of Manatee County.