Sarasota County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Ringling film expansion shoots for economic growth09/25/14...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | YourObserver

    ... Thompson said. Thompson said the project is a collaboration between multiple public and private entities. Sarasota County committed a $1.75 million grant to the college for a post-production studio in 2010. Thompson created the plans with David ...

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  2. SARASOTA-Downtown groups unite to promote the districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | YourObserver

    ... campaign would include TV ads, social media efforts and light pole banners. The group is working with Visit Sarasota County to produce a singular, comprehensive map listing the various dining, shopping and entertainment options throughout the ...

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  3. Movers and Shakers: Tom Waters Chosen as CEO at Easter Seals Southwest FloridaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Bradenton Times

    ... positions at nonprofits including Mile High United Way in Denver, Colorado and Community Foundation of Sarasota County. "We are very excited that Tom is bringing his expertise and passion to Easter Seals," says Frano, "particularly as the need for ...

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  4. SARASOTA-County Commission rejects stand-up paddleboard proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | YourObserver

    The Sarasota County Commissioners voted 4 to 1 to follow staff's recommendation not to allow stand-up paddleboard rental at the Siesta Key concession area. Photo courtesy Jessica Salmond.

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  5. Sarasota County School District Achieves 20 Megawatts of Energy...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Building Operating Management

    Fair Lawn, N.J. Sept. 18, 2014 CALMAC, a leader in energy storage systems, today announced the use of its ice-based energy storage tanks at Sarasota County School District's Oak Park School, in South Florida.

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  6. Huey and hogs advocate for the welfare of bothRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Examiner.com

    ... these hogs. The wild hogs can be frightened and can suffer a painful death. Wild hogs in both Manatee and Sarasota County are the second most hunted animals in Florida. Hogs can be hunted at any time and no license is required. They can even be ...

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  7. The Florida House Reopens Its DoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Sarasota Magazine

    ... fuel and more healthy products in their homes and yards. Relocated in 2007 to make way for an expanded Sarasota County Technical Institute, the Florida House sat quietly on an unused grassy corner of the campus. But this year, after donations from ... 1 comment

  8. Charla M. Burchett Joins Shutts & Bowen's Sarasota Office as a PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | PR Log

    ... both in her field and in the community. She has chaired the estate planning and solo divisions of the Sarasota County Bar Association, served as president of the Southwest Florida Guardianship Council, and president of the Gulf Coast Chapter of the ...

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  9. Burglar falls asleep with bag of jewelry next to him at crime sceneRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | TheCelebrityCafe

    A burglar in Nokomis, Florida, which is located in Sarasota County, made it pretty easy for police officers to catch him, as he decided to take a nap while still inside the house he was allegedly trying to rob. By the time cops got to the scene of the crime, the man was still sleeping on the bed right next to a bag of jewelry he intended to steal, and even continued to sleep after they began taking pictures of him.

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  10. Humane Socety hosts 17th Annual Howl-o-Ween Pet Costume ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Patch.com

    The Humane Society of Sarasota County will host its 17th Annual Howl-O-Ween Pet Costume Contest at Phillippi Farmhouse Market. The "howlingly" fun pet costume contest will be emceed by Christina Crane from the Jones and Crane Morning show on 107.9FM.

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  11. Feds unveil healthcare marketplace enrollment figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Highlands Today

    The data did not include zip codes with 50 or fewer enrollees, and zip codes that cut across two counties were only included in one county's count. Of the 10 Southwest Florida counties, Sarasota County saw the highest percentage enrollment, at 3.8 percent, or 14,714 enrollees.

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  12. SARASOTA-Mote makes public push for bayfront aquariumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | YourObserver

    ... Crosby said Mote has gotten an endorsement for its vision from the Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County, the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce and the Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County. When he appears before the City ...

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  13. County pursues new homelessness projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | YourObserver

    Although the Sarasota County Commission agreed to halt the search for a Come As You Are shelter, they agreed they are open to exploring other avenues. Harvest House Tranitional Centers, a Sarasota social service and homeless provider, sent a letter to both the City of Sarasota on Sept.

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  14. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... Additional information is available at 'www.fit... )--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Sarasota County, FL. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.c... )--Placemeter, the ...

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  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Business Wire

    )--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Sarasota County, FL. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.c... )--Placemeter, the computer vision platform that translates common video ...

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  16. Fitch Releases Report on Sarasota County, FLRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Business Wire

    ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS BY FOLLOWING THIS LINK: .

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  17. How long should Willie Taggart have to rebuild USF football?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    The unrest hasn't yet confronted him in a convenience store or howled epithets from behind a tinted window at a traffic light. Generally, folks remain cordial to Willie Taggart when he's seen in public.

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  18. Sarasota County School District Achieves 20 Megawatts of Energy...Read the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Business Wire

    CALMAC A , a leader in energy storage systems, today announces the use of its ice-based energy storage tanks at Sarasota County School District's Oak Park School, located in South Florida. For over 20 years, the Sarasota County School District has benefited from the use of CALMAC's ice storage technology and in 2013 alone achieved over $2 million in energy cost savings.

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  19. Interchange improvements underwayRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | YourObserver

    The diamond interchange at I-75/University Parkway is just one piece of the transportation puzzle that Florida Department of Transportation officials are working to fix in Manatee and Sarasota counties to ease growing traffic congestion. The Interstate 75 and State Road 70 interchange will see some improvements, too, as part of an $8.1 million design project featuring one of eight interchanges FDOT is designing for future improvements in Sarasota and Manatee counties.

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  20. A few scattered showers, storms this eveningRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A few scattered showers, storms this evening A few showers and storms will be possible this evening; Heaviest rain is pushing south of the area. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1ixmNPJ A few scattered showers and storms will be possible tonight with the most likely areas to see the rain being Manatee and Sarasota counties.

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