Sarasota County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Crash blocks Interstate 75 in Sarasota CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Bradenton.com

    A traffic crash Monday morning was blocking at least some northbound traffic on Interstate 75 in south Sarasota County, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

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  2. Mary Helen Kress: Action needed for Manatee/Sarasota's long-term unemployedRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Bradenton.com

    Long-term unemployment is a growing issue for our community despite our slow climb out of the recession.

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  3. Changes to textbook review process considered TALLAHASSEE a " The...Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... has sole responsibility for reviewing and selecting textbooks it would be a full-time job for a committee, Sarasota County School Board member Jane Goodwin said. “We run very, very lean in Sarasota County,” Goodwin said. “We ...

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  4. Darbi and Jonah Bossman with Julie BrumRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | YourObserver

    Take Stock in Children of Sarasota County invites you to attend our 2nd Annual Sailors & Sandals Gala on Saturday, April 5 at 6 p.m. at The Sarasota Yacht Club.

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  5. Homestead grad discusses swimming accidentRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... Griffith plays college football, to listen firsthand to Griffith's progress. According to a report from the Sarasota County Sheriff's Department, Griffith, 19, and three friends had been drinking alcohol before they decided to go swimming early in ...

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  6. UnidosNow to Host College Prep FairRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | The Bradenton Times

    First generation college applicants from Manatee and Sarasota county high schools are invited to attend UnidosNow 's 3rd Annual College Prep Fair on Saturday, April 12, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., on the campus of the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee .

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  7. New FDOT operations center in Manatee still in proposed budgetsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | Bradenton.com

    Close to $9 million for a new Florida Department of Transportation operations center in Manatee County has survived winnowing in the Florida Legislature,and remains in both legislative chambers' proposed budgets, a transportation agency official said Friday.

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  8. Homestead grad talks to media for first time since swimming accidentRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... Griffith plays college football, to listen firsthand to Griffith's progress. According to a report from the Sarasota County Sheriff's Department, Griffith, 19, and three friends had been drinking alcohol before they decided to go swimming early in ...

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  9. Iu WR Griffith speaks about swimming accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... obscured the view from shore, so Stoner climbed a lifeguard tower and directed Smith to his friends. The Sarasota County Sheriff's Department report mentioned that the four had been drinking before the accident, but took no further details. Isaac ...

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  10. Man charged with shining laser light at Sarasota helicopterRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | Bradenton.com

    A man was arrested after authorities say he shined a laser at a Sarasota County Sheriff's Office helicopter flying over Siesta Beach on Friday night.

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  11. Apr5 Sailors & Sandals II6:00 pm -Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | YourObserver

    Take Stock in Children of Sarasota County invites you to attend our 2nd Annual Sailors & Sandals Gala on Saturday, April 5 at 6 p.m. at The Sarasota Yacht Club.

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  12. SARASOTA-Siesta Key trolley service slated to start in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | YourObserver

    ... of merchandise have been two of Siesta Key's most pressing, unresolved issues for more than a year. First, Sarasota County Area Transit Director Glama Carter announced that the Siesta Key Trolley will finally start service July 12. The new trolley ...

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  13. Longboat Key-La Firenza unit sells for $4.25 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | YourObserver

    Unit 301 at the 10-unit La Firenza at 4125 Gulf of Mexico Drive sold today for $4.25 million.

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  14. JFCS to Honor Four Veterans at May 27th Tribute to Veterans Awards LuncheonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | PR Log

    ... sector representing organizations such as Kirby Stewart American Legion Post 24, Goodwill Manasota, Sarasota County Veterans Commission, and the Military Officers Association of Sarasota. The luncheon will also benefit programs and services provided ...

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  15. Progress on 'Key' issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | YourObserver

    ... of merchandise have been two of Siesta Key's most pressing, unresolved issues for more than a year. First, Sarasota County Area Transit Director Glama Carter announced that the Siesta Key Trolley will finally start service on July 12. The new ...

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  16. All Faiths Food Bank launches 40-day challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | YourObserver

    ... the Child Hunger Study, conducted by the two Sarasota nonprofits, that presented figures of child hunger in Sarasota County. "Food insecurities for children and families is a fact in this community," said Teri Hansen, CEO and president of the Gulf ...

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  17. SARASOTA-Progress on 'Key' issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | YourObserver

    ... of merchandise have been two of Siesta Key's most pressing, unresolved issues for more than a year. First, Sarasota County Area Transit Director Glama Carter announced that the Siesta Key Trolley will finally start service on July 12. The new ...

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  18. Longboat Key-All Faiths Food Bank launches 40-day challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | YourObserver

    ... the Child Hunger Study, conducted by the two Sarasota nonprofits, that presented figures of child hunger in Sarasota County. "Food insecurities for children and families is a fact in this community," said Teri Hansen, CEO and president of the Gulf ...

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  19. on line in Legislature? TALLAHASSEE a " Environmentalists across...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... government officials to change their long-range growth plans with a simple majority vote. Currently, if Sarasota County and other communities change their plans, by increasing density in a certain area, for example, a supermajority - four of the ...

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  20. Shufflin' | Running down the Southwest Coast District Masters winnersRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Bradenton.com

    ... Open Masters report. Jim Miller, a retired farmer from Indiana who lives in the Pinecraft neighborhood in Sarasota County, won first place in the District Masters once again. Jim and Jo, herself a tournament director, have contributed much volunteer ...

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