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  1. John Weinert: 1931-2015; BGSU men's basketball coach known for big wins, wild coatsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    John Weinert, who coached Bowling Green State University men's basketball teams to Mid-American Conference championships during his decade-long tenure, died Thursday in Ellenton Hospice House in Palmetto, Fla. He was 83. He fell the week before at his home in Sarasota, his son, John "Buzz" Weinert, said.

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  2. On Native Ground9/1+10: a Decade of Missed OpportunitiesRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... 11, 2001, two gunmen with automatic weapons opened fire on 300 people just after midnight at a popular nightclub in Palmetto, Fla. When the shooting stopped, a man and woman were dead and 22 other were hit with a spray of bullets from automatic ...

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  3. WolfBird Dance Company to Premiere Its Newest Performance Piece at Manatee School for the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Bradenton Times

    Next weekend at the Manatee School School for the Arts in Palmetto, the west coast dance company WolfBird Dance will premiere their latest work. One More Day, Sandman is a performance art piece based on the social issues brought about by drug abuse in the performers' hometown of Portland.

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  4. Remote Site Controller monitors and controls HVAC systems.Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | ThomasNet

    ... Intelligently Monitor and Control HVAC Systems in Remote Shelters and Small Buildings with Touch Screen Technology Palmetto, Florida - Quest Controls, Inc. is pleased to introduce the RSC 1000 to provide HVAC control and alarm monitoring for remote ...

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  5. Manatee County TimesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | American Reporter

    ... rifles and a pistol opened fire on 150 people just after midnight at a popular nightclub on a busy street in Palmetto, Fla. BRADENTON, Fla., July 29, 2011 -- When is a tax increase not a tax increase? When the value of homes in Manatee County has ...

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  6. 'Bug Out' at Palmetto Historical Park Next SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Bradenton Times

    A special bug-related, family-friendly event will be held at the Palmetto Historical Park & Manatee County Agricultural Museum next Saturday, August 1. Live and contained crawlies and other creatures will be featured in activity booths during the event, with the Manatee Master Gardeners featuring butterflies; Manatee Natural Resources featuring insects; Mosquito Control featuring members of the blood-sucking legion; and Suncoast Beekeepers featuring our dwindling and honey-making friends. The free event is sponsored by R.B. Chips Shore, Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court, Palmetto Historical Commission, Manatee County Agricultural Museum, Inc., and the City of Palmetto.

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  7. James Earl YoungRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | County Record

    ... and his wife, Sherry, of Asheville, NC, Richard John Overstreet of Parrish, FL, and Eric Michael Overstreet of Palmetto, FL; four brothers, Bill Young and his wife, Bertie, of Live Oak, FL, Darrell Young of Ocala, FL, John Young and his wife, ...

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  8. Palmetto proposes state rules for roadside memorialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Palmetto proposes state rules for roadside memorials Palmetto proposes state rules for roadside memorials Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1MIWSzm PALMETTO, FLA. -- This roadside memorial for Kyle O'Halloran is three doors down from where he lived.

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  9. Bradenton mayor doesn't apply for BP settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... held their own. Poston says in-state visitors helped make up for any out-of-state tourists. Across the bridge, Palmetto with about a quarter of Bradenton's population did apply and accepted a $364,383 settlement. "I think it's a missed opportunity. ...

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  10. Food fight ending at Palmetto trailer parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | ABC Action News

    After a dispute, the owner of Carlyn Estates Mobile Home Park in Palmetto is now agreeing to let a local food pantry continue its distribution efforts to residents in the park. carlyn estates mobile home park food meals on wheels Carlyn Estates Mobile Home Park in Palmetto has been taking fire for telling residents to stop giving out food donated by an area food pantry.

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  11. Palmetto City Commission Agenda Results: July 20, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | The Bradenton Times

    At Monday's Palmetto City Commission meeting, commissioners voted to approve a solid waste contract with Waste Management. In other business, Palmetto Police Chief Scott Tyler swore in three new officers, and recognized City of Palmetto Crossing Guard, Maria Moreno, with a Lifesaving Award for saving a choking child during the July 4th event.

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  12. 50 fantastic dogs need forever homes with 50 fantastic familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Examiner.com

    ... eciated and accepted at the entrance to the event. The Bradenton Convention Center is located at One Haben Blvd. in Palmetto. You may call 941-746-3611 for information and directions.

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  13. Free News for Bradenton, FL and Manatee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | The Bradenton Times

    ... of Sulphur Springs, TX, William Touch, Jr. of Hammonton, NJ, Ronald Touch of Waterford Works, NJ, Alan Touch of Palmetto, FL, Holly (Larry) Hoff of Galloway, NJ, 20 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren. Born in Nashville, Indiana he moved to ...

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  14. Manatee County facing drug overdose epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | ABC Action News

    ... They said the problem is getting worse every month and is draining emergency resources. A call for help in Palmetto early Friday morning, a 34-year-old man found dead in a Wal-mart parking lot and police say they think it's an overdose. "In case ...

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  15. East County zone on sheriff's radarRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | YourObserver

    ... - which covers virtually all Manatee County territory north of the Manatee River and east of Interstate 75, from Palmetto to Duette to Parrish to Myakka. In fiscal year 2014, the Manatee County Sheriff's Office accumulated $509,110 in underfunded ...

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  16. Driver killed in Palmetto crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Chun, from Palmetto, drove into the northbound traffic lanes and collided with a Ford F-150 truck driven by Megan Muller, 28, of Sarasota and a Jeep driven by Violet Evans, 65, from Ruskin. Driver killed in Palmetto crash Chun, from Palmetto, drove into the northbound traffic lanes and collided with a Ford F-150 truck driven by Megan Muller, 28, of Sarasota and a Jeep driven by Violet Evans, 65, from Ruskin.

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  17. Sunday Favorites: Naming RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | The Bradenton Times

    ... resulted in the name "Braidentown". Over the years, that name morphed into the more modern version of "Bradenton." Palmetto Some folks might think the city was named after a shrub or a bug, but that's only partially true. Its founder, Samuel Sparks ...

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  18. Marina Gonella Highlights Off Ramps and Highways in "Going Home"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Miami New Times

    There's no space more infuriating for the local South Floridian than the driver's seat of a car, on a hot summer day, while stuck in traffic on I-95, the Palmetto, or MacArthur. Sealed off in separate air conditioned vehicles, transportation in car-centered cities has a detached feeling.

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  19. Inaugural 'Pet Adopt-a-Palooza' in August at Bradenton Area Convention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | The Bradenton Times

    ... beverages. Both days are free to attend. The Bradenton Area Convention Center is located at 1 Haben Boulevard in Palmetto. For more information about the event, contact Bill Hutchison, Animal Services: (941) 745-3793 and [email protected] ...

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  20. Palmetto child's death renews call for sidewalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Palmetto child's death renews call for sidewalks Boy killed on bike renews neighbors call for sidewalks Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1M8GXtS Omar Olvera says, "He was a sweet little boy. I mean it's just a shame he had to move on so early."

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