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1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com
The plays are here! Florida Studio Theatre 's 2014 Young Playwrights Festival has begun.
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6 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
A Sarasota man has been charged with DUI manslaughter, DUI with property damage, leaving the scene of a crash involving death and leaving the scene with property damage after a deadly accident early Wednesday morning, according to the Sarasota Police Department.
7 hrs ago | YourObserver
Homelessness consultant Robert Marbut's top choice for as a come-as-you-are regional homeless shelter, located at 1330 N. Osprey Ave., may be available to use sooner than the city originally thought.
7 hrs ago | YourObserver
This week we went in the kitchen at Duval's New World Cafe with operating partner Josh Halbrucker and chef Nils Tarantik as he prepares their Spice Rubbed Goldentile, a gulf-caught fish dish with shoestring vegetables, sweet soy glaze and crispy cellophane noodles.
9 hrs ago | NBC2 News
A pharmacy robber was jumped by a customer in a Sarasota CVS Sunday - and the incident was caught on surveillance video.
13 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
April 16, 2014 -- 8 a.m. On Sunday, April 13, 2014 at about 1:20 p.m., officers with the Sarasota Police Department responded to the CVS at 2773 Fruitville Road in Sarasota in reference an armed robbery.
15 hrs ago | YourObserver
Sister Chidiebere Onyewuchi estimates she has raised approximately $25,000 since October, when she began setting up her chair, card table, cooler and homemade signage on St. Armands Circle.
A sea lion emerges from a water pool during a "Sea Lion Splash" show put on by Squalus Inc. at The Texas Zoo at Riverside Park in Victoria.
The Sarasota, Florida-native rockers Boyce Avenue make a return with their "No Limits" EP, their first release since 2010.
Lift Station 87 is largely completed underground in Luke Wood Park, but some internal changes are necessary to make the facility functional.
Professional choral ensemble Gloria Musicae's Artistic Director Joseph Holt announced its 2014/2015 season at its annual meeting Sunday, April 12. In addition to announcing the season, Holt announced a new partnership between Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota and Gloria Musicae.These performance collaborations are listed below.
Investigators have determined the bank robbery suspect who shot a sheriff's office lieutenant killed himself during a shootout with deputies Monday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
Authorities report that David Alessandrini, 47, was found dead at his home on the 2100 block of Oak Terrace Monday.
Nick Wyman as John Barsad and James Barbour as Sydney Carton take part in a 2007 performance of "A Tale of Two Cities" in Sarasota, Fla.