Sarasota County Newswire (Page 4)

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

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  1. Multiple fires close I-75 in North PortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... San Mateo Dr. are 80% contained. There is still no major structure damage. The northbound lanes of I-75 in Sarasota County are back open. The southbound lanes are now closed at the 179 mile marker (Toledo Blade). NORTH PORT, FLA. -- Interstate 75 is ...

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  2. Sarasota Sheriff's Office investigating inmate's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of an inmate this morning at the Sarasota County Jail. Sarasota Sheriff's Office investigating inmate's death The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of an inmate this morning at the Sarasota County Jail.

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  3. Inmate found dead in Southwest Florida jail cellRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Local10.com

    The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said 42-year-old David Washer collapsed as he prepared to eat breakfast just after 6 a.m. Saturday. Deputies said the inmate appeared to be having a seizure.

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  4. Inmate dies at Sarasota County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | ABC Action News

    David Washer collapsed just before eating his breakfast at 6:11 a.m. today. Deputies were in the area serving meals in an adjacent cell block and responded to him.

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  5. Community Spotlight: Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP partner Jennifer...Read the original story

    Friday May 8 | The Bradenton Times

    ... anniversary of the program's inception, three distinguished honorees were celebrated, including Compton, Sarasota County School Board member Shirley Brown and president and CEO of Easter Seals of Southwest Florida, Tom Waters . Compton is an alumnus ...

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  6. Weekend events a " May 9 and 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... and fun for those who are into reptiles. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. General admission: Adults $10, ages 5 - 12 $5. Sarasota County Fairgrounds, Potter Building, 3000 Ringling Blvd (off Fruitville Rd), Sarasota. The Orioles will host "Orchestra in the ...

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  7. Key Club mail ballot turnout rises to 48%Read the original story

    Friday May 8 | YourObserver

    ... can convert 300 residential units to tourism use to build a new Longboat Key Club hotel in Islandside. In Sarasota County, 2,297 of 4,346 mail-in ballots have been returned. In Manatee County, 781 of 2,023 ballots have been sent back. So far, that's ...

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  8. Siesta Key Association fields concerns on Big Pass dredge independent ...Read the original story

    Friday May 8 | YourObserver

    Sarasota County has engaged a firm to complete the third party independent review of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer's plans to dredge Big Pass, but some Siesta Key residents remain skeptical. Laird Wreford, the county's coastal initiatives manager, updated members at Thursday's meeting on the status of the review, which was approved in August.

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  9. Man accused of pointing gun at people in drive-thru after argumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | NBC2 News

    A Sarasota County man was arrested Thursday afternoon after two victims said they were threatened the day before with a handgun in the Englewood area. Toddrick Na'alvin Monroe, 26, of Sarasota is charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon without the Intent to Kill.

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  10. Sarasota man dies in hospital following arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Sarasota County Sheriff's officials say a 33-year-old man died in a hospital after experiencing medical distress during his arrest by police. Sarasota Police arrested Kaafi Wednesday during a traffic stop for a non-working tag light.

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  11. Man Dies After Experiencing Medical Distress During ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | CBS Local

    Sarasota County Sheriff's officials say a 33-year-old man died in a hospital after experiencing medical distress during his arrest by police. Sarasota Police arrested Kaafi Wednesday during a traffic stop for a non-working tag light.

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  12. Dent optimistic about Sarasota runoff turnoutRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | YourObserver

    More than 10% of registered voters have cast early or absentee ballots for the May 12 election in the city of Sarasota as of Friday morning, leaving Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections optimistic about the upcoming runoff. "We're looking pretty good," said Dent.

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  13. Florid Man Dies In Hospital Following ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | CBS Local

    ... - A 33-year old Florida man died in a hospital while in medical distress after being arrested, according to Sarasota County Sheriff's officials. Sarasota Police arrested Kaafi Wednesday during a traffic stop for a non-working tag light. Police said ...

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  14. Man, arrested for drug possession, dies in custody The Sarasota...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | YourObserver

    The man "suffered medical distress" en route to the Sarasota County Jail, according to the release. The sheriff's office is investigating the incident.

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  15. Andrew and Elizabeth Ford Acquire Sarasota Trading CompanyRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | PR.com

    Andrew and Elizabeth Ford have acquired Sarasota Trading Company at 522 South Pineapple Avenue, Sarasota, Florida, from seller Lance Stahl. The deal includes rights to the name and first right of refusal to purchase the 4,500-square-foot building.

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  16. Man, arrested for drug possession, on life supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | YourObserver

    A man, arrested Wednesday evening for drug possession and attempting to escape while in police custody, is on life support and not expected to recover, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office. The man "suffered medical distress" en route to the Sarasota County Jail, according to the release.

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  17. Details Released in Arrest of Prisoner Who Suffered 'Medical Distress'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Patch.com

    The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has launched an investigation into an incident involving a prisoner in custody of the Sarasota Police Department. The incident occurred Wednesday around 9 p.m. when a man who had been arrested on a number of drug-related charges began complaining of an asthma attack when officers arrived with him at the county's jail.

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  18. County approves Siesta Key parking restrictions Sarasota County...Read the original story

    Thursday May 7 | YourObserver

    Sarasota County officials want to take baby steps to solve the parking quagmire in Siesta Key Village, pointing to new restrictions approved Wednesday as the type of incremental change needed in the area. Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution banning commercial vehicles, trailers and motor homes from parking in the municipal lot located between Calle Minorga and Avenida De Mayo, but balked at reducing the 72 hours other vehicles are allowed to remain in the parking lot.

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  19. Dad Catches 'Half Naked' Man Fleeing HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Patch.com

    A 19-year-old Sarasota County man is jailed without bond after deputies say a girl's father returned home Wednesday night to find him "fleeing over the family's fence half naked." The incident unfolded around 8 p.m. when the father of a 15-year-old girl came home to the strange sight.

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  20. Donald Trump, Still Talking Presidential Bid, Ready to Hit FloridaRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Sunshine State News

    ... the vice chairman of the Republican Party of Florida (RPOF) and the chairman of the Republican Party of Sarasota County, announced Trump would be getting the "Statesman of the Year" award from the Sarasota County GOP. Back in 2012, the Sarasota ...

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