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  1. City of Sarasota approves water ferry route to Bradenton BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WWSB

    Sarasota, Fla.-- Quite a few tourists are looking forward to Sarasota's newest water taxi service to start--when asked if they would take advantage. I think it will be a great idea...it will eliminate a lot of traffic around St. Armands Circle and Longboat Key."

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  2. City moves forward with water transit plans The city approved a ferry ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | YourObserver

    ... Paradise Boat Tours in Sarasota Bay, plans to run a ferry route from the Historic Bridge Street Pier in Bradenton Beach to the bayfront near downtown Sarasota. The service will cost $12.50 per round-trip, Baldwin said, with a capacity around 125 ...

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  3. Drug deaths, arrests spill onto Anna Maria IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    The Bradenton Beach Police Department displays 62.5 grams of marijuana, THC lollipops, Xanax, oxycodone and suboxone and cash confiscated in a June 2016 arrest. Islander Photo: Courtesy BBPD Manatee County Sheriff's Office chemist Mike Healy works to identify drugs in his laboratory at the MCSO West District No.

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  4. Bradenton man pleads no contest to drug chargesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A 45-year-old Bradenton man arrested in Bradenton Beach with illegal drugs pleaded no contest to drug charges and 12th Circuit Judge Deno Economou granted him three years without jail to prove himself. The judge sentenced Robert F. Jones, 45, Jan. 31 to 36 months drug probation on three felony counts of possessing controlled substances and one felony count of possessing marijuana.

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  5. Holmes Beach declines settlement offer for 306 Clark-Bert Harris suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Alana Pascoe, a Bradenton Beach annual renter, says traffic is her "No. 1 concern."

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  6. Island police blotter - 02-22-2017Read the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Feb. 13, Circle K, 103 Gulf Drive N., battery. Bradenton Beach police arrested a 37-year-old Bradenton woman who fled after she pulled the hair and scratched the neck of a woman while in the back seat of a parked vehicle.

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  7. BB truck driver strikes off-duty beach tractor driver at 7-ElevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... operate on his leg, ripped open to the bone, he said. At 9:21 a.m., the FHP arrested Barbara Holtan, 55, of Bradenton Beach, for driving under the influence/causing serious bodily injury to another and possessing drugs and paraphernalia. A FHP ...

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  8. AM resident fights senate VRO kill-billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... of vacation rentals based solely on their classification, use or occupancy." On Feb. 5, Bill Vincent of Bradenton Beach, a planning and zoning board member, began circulating an email written by Tripp, containing a link to her online petition, "Stop ...

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  9. Island police blotter - 02-15-2017Read the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... and the juvenile fled. Jan. 27, Island Time Inn, 105 Bridge St., fraud. The resort manager reported to the Bradenton Beach Police Department the resort was duped by a fraudster, who reserved and paid for a future hotel stay with a stolen credit ...

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  10. Local leaders discuss island living, island water taxiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... Boat Tours to shuttle passengers between Marina Jack in Sarasota and the Historic Bridge Street Pier in Bradenton Beach. Islander Photo: Courtesy Sherman Baldwin Concerns regarding a diminishing residential population and increasing tourism have ...

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  11. Sunken boat removal, remnant of former mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    John Banyas, owner of Cortez-based N.E. Taylor Boatworks, stands on the 46-foot Tayana sailboat he salvaged Jan. 30. The boat sank in the Bradenton Beach anchorage near Bridge Street some time during September 2016 storms. According to BBPD Lt.

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  12. Medical marijuana dispensaries banned in Bradenton BeachRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Bradenton Beach commissioners were given the opportunity to reconsider a proposed ordinance banning medical marijuana dispensaries in the city before a final reading, hearing and vote. A supermajority of voters chose "yes" to constitutional Amendment No.

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  13. Bradenton Beach accepts $1 marina offer to dock police boatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Bradenton Beach commissioners have agreed to Bradenton Beach Marina's $1-per-year lease offer for dock space for the Bradenton Beach Police Department patrol boat. At its Feb. 2 meeting, the commission voted 4-1 to approve the agreement.

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  14. The town of Longboat Key has fired Building Official Darin Cushing.Read the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | YourObserver

    Bradenton Beach Building Official Steve Gilbert, who works on contract for a firm the town of Longboat Key also uses, will split time between the two municipalities. Cushing, who previously worked for Manatee County and the city of Bradenton, was responsible for management and administrative work in the town's planning department.

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  15. Bradenton Beach P&Z strategizes rental regulation approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Reed Mapes, a member of the Bradenton Beach Planning and Zoning Board, draws a diagram Jan. 25, during a meeting at city hall. For several months, the board has been meeting to discuss recommendations for a transient public lodging establishment ordinance, similar to existing vacation rental ordinances in Anna Maria and Holmes Beach.

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  16. BBPD acquires a new rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Bradenton Beach Police Chief Sam Speciale tests a new Segway SE-3 Patroller Jan. 24 outside the police station on Highland Avenue. The $10,000Segway was funded by the Bradenton Beach Community Redevelopment Agency.

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  17. Counterfeit $10 circulates at BB pierRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    The counterfeit $10 received Jan. 26 at the Historic Bridge Street Pier by Paradise Boat Tours cashier Teresa Lanning. Islander Photo: Courtesy Sherman Baldwin On Jan. 26, Sherman Baldwin, owner of Paradise Boat Tours in Bradenton Beach, reported a counterfeit $10 to the Bradenton Beach Police Department.

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  18. Islanders react to senator's rollback plan for rental regsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    "This is the final straw," Bradenton Beach resident and planning and zoning board member Frank Harrison said Jan. 25. "If you're tired of the war, lay down your sword and it's over for you." Harrison, who has lived in Bradenton Beach for 42 years, was referring to the fight to regulate short-term vacation rentals he and others claim are taking over island neighborhoods and driving out residents.

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  19. Center flounders, $135K in the redRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... balancing program expenses while keeping fees low. Lessig said governments in Anna Maria, Holmes Beach and Bradenton Beach have not provided the center with funds this fiscal year. The city of Anna Maria provides a $1-per-year land lease for the ...

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  20. Island police blotter - 02-01-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... a Caesar Guerini 70-guage shotgun in her closet. Jan. 15, 100 block of Bridge Street, alcohol violation. A Bradenton Beach officer observed a man drink a beer, leave the can behind a planter and walk away. The officer took the man back to the ...

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