Manatee County Newswire (Page 4)

Manatee County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Manatee County, FL. (Page 4)

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  1. Sarasota County first responders look to save lives with app...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | YourObserver

    Sarasota County first responders are confident their partnership with a smartphone application will assist heart attack victims and ultimately save lives. PulsePoint , a free app designed to alert CPR-trained bystanders toward people having heart attacks, is now available in Sarasota County.

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  2. Alleged Longboat voyeur claims homestead to avoid condo forfeitureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | YourObserver

    ... a year for two consecutive years. At issue: two consecutive years. Scott Tussing, exemption director for the Manatee County property appraiser's office, said violation of homestead happens only if a property is rented for more than 30 days for two ...

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  3. Contract extension for Manatee Co. AdministratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | WWSB

    MANATEE COUNTY, FL - Manatee County Administrator Ed Hunzeker earning a contract extension this week. County Commissioners extending Hunzeker's contract until January, 2020.

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  4. No one hurt after Florida school bus backs into ditchRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 15 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    The Bradenton Herald reports the Wednesday wreck was caused by the Manatee County bus driver missing a stop and trying to back into a driveway, but missing.

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  5. No one hurt after Florida school bus backs into ditch Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | WFTV Orlando

    ... and keep up to date with mobile alerts. The Bradenton Herald reports the Wednesday wreck was caused by the Manatee County bus driver missing a stop and trying to back into a driveway, but missing. The newspaper quotes Florida Highway Patrol as ...

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  6. Mote's move out of the city draws questionsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 15 | YourObserver

    ... which Mote expects to bring in 700,000 visitors in its first year. "It really is a nexus point between Manatee County and Sarasota County - as well as a nexus point for the entire region here in Southwest Florida," Crosby said. The proposed aquarium ...

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  7. Tampa Bay school districts offer counseling, increase patrols after mass shootingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 15 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Several Tampa Bay-area school districts are providing extra help on their campuses Thursday after a mass shooting at a Parkland high school. There has not been any reported threat against Manatee County School, however because this incident took place so close to our home, I have reached out to a local law enforcement officials and they have agreed to have an increased presence near and around our schools for the rest of this week.

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  8. Opioid epidemic creates need for foster families in Manatee and SarasotaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 14 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    In Sarasota and Manatee counties, the epicenter of this drug problem, there's a critical need for foster homes. The Safe Children Coalition needs to recruit 100 foster families for kids from opioid-addicted parents.

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  9. Gamma Xi Boule Foundation celebrates love ritz-style Wed, Feb. 14, 2018Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 14 | YourObserver

    Valentine at the Ritz, presented by Gamma Xi Boule Foundation Inc. and Amica Insurance Co, was held on Feb. 10 at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota. The evening's main entertainment included The Soul Crooners from Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe.

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  10. Pirates staff help feed hungry in BradentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | WWSB

    BRADENTON, FL - Members of the Pittsburgh Pirates Community Relations staff helped feed the hungry this morning in Bradenton. This is the 50th year the team has held Spring Training in Manatee County, and the organization has planned 50 events in the community this Spring alone.

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  11. Possible Costco shows the impact of development The new store...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 14 | YourObserver

    ... policy not to comment on future Costco Wholesale stores until it is ready to share details of a new location. Manatee County planning officials said they have not received any updated plans for the roughly 100-acre site that runs between Interstate ...

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  12. From Clover Bud to Sweetheart in Manatee CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 14 | YourObserver

    ... the Cattlemen's Association. "It's her background. She's always been an ag girl." On Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Manatee County Fairgrounds, Wingate will officially be crowned the Manatee Sweetheart at the 10th annual Manatee Cattlemen's Association ...

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  13. Environmental groups appealing Florida mining decision Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | WFTV Orlando

    ... Polk County in 2014. The company is moving its operations south down the Bone Valley into Hardee County, Manatee County and in a few years, DeSoto County -- where the finite resource of phosphate runs heavy below the ground. Mosaic intervened as a ...

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  14. Deputies: Six Manatee shops sell vapor products to minorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | WWSB

    MANATEE COUNTY, FL - Manatee County sheriff's deputies are cracking down on the sale of vapor containing nicotine products to minors, and found half a dozen shops were in violation during an undercover operation. The Special Investigations Division conducted an undercover operation focusing on the sale of products which contained nicotine to minors.

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  15. Sheriff: Man beat with trailer hitch, stabbed with fork in neighborhood disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | WWSB

    ... Jr. and Jessica Garay were each charged for their involvement in attacking two neighbors. According to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office, Jessica Garay, Raul Trevino Jr. and Amos Trevino used a grilling fork, trailer hitch and a PVC pipe to attack ...

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  16. Feud over Palmetto Youth Center leadership, funding spills into County Commission MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | WWSB

    PALMETTO, FL - A heated battle over leadership and funding of the Palmetto Youth Center spilled over to Tuesday's Manatee County Commission meeting. Commissioner Charles Smith and the center's executive director Reggie Bellamy went head to head, and now, the battle between the two is about more than the Palmetto Youth Center as Bellamy announced his candidacy for Smith's commission seat.

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  17. Realty company slates Lakewood Ranch project KW Realty acquires Shoppes at Commerce Park. Read MoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 13 | YourObserver

    ... X-30, Skyline Chili, a nail salon and a local pharmacy. "Lakewood Ranch is a burgeoning community, as is Manatee County as a whole, ripe with new housing developments and strong economics," said Rick Kerper, operating partner at KW Realty, in a ...

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  18. She wanted her Cuban sandwich hot. So she threw it in the clerka s face, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | The Miami Herald

    ... clerk to reheat the sandwich or give her a refund because it was cold, according to the affidavit from the Manatee County Sheriff's Office. Jones and the clerk got into a fight, and Jones walked outside to get her friend. When she walked back ...

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  19. 4th dangerous intersection on the SuncoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | WWSB

    Just 8 miles away from the 5th dangerous intersection on University Parkway and North Lockwood Ridge Road is the 4th dangerous intersection on the Suncoast which is 14th Street West and 57 Avenue West in Manatee County. Just on Monday afternoon a SUV hammered into a power pole just feet away from 14th St. West and 57th Ave. West.

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  20. Odds & Ends: Jim Parsons & Bette Midler's Stage-to-Screen Projects, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Broadway

    ... of TNT's comedic drama Claws . The series follows the rise of five manicurists working at the Nail Artisan of Manatee County in Florida. According to Deadline , Ralph will play Matilde Ruval, the benevolent and caring mother to her son Gregory, the ...

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