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Jane Frost, left, president of the International Breast Cancer Paddlers' Commission, and Kim Bonomo, president/capatin of Save Our Sisters of Miami, are in town for the debut of the Manatee-Sarasota breast cancer dragon boat team.
MANATEE — Nine people have been arrested after a two-day undercover operation conducted by six law enforcement and regulatory agencies along with the State Attorney’s Office targeting unlicensed contractors.
A Bradenton woman already facing charges she took more than $17,000 from her employer, is now charged with voter fraud, according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.
Henson was originally arrested in Sarasota on May 31, 2012, after investigators received a tip.
In an interview Thursday with The Associated Press and USA Today Sports, Vonn says she is "confident and excited" about racing for the first time since a high-speed crash at the world championships in February, when she tore two ligaments in her right knee and broke a bone in her lower leg.
Manatee County Sheriff's officials say 48-year-old Charles Fletcher had just gone to sleep Wednesday night when the noise awakened him.
Higgins, who lost his European Tour card at the end of last season, was one stroke ahead of Andrea Pavan.
Maybe the best bets if you're looking for a some non-musical diversion are the DaVinci Machines Exhibition at the Bradenton Auditorium and the spectacular Bishop Planetarium at the South Florida Museum .
If you're a blues lover, you'll probably want to see every single act in this year's Bradenton Blues Festival.
Those were the precise thoughts of Bradenton's Craig Prather back in 2008 when one morning, at the age of 31, he felt excruciating pain in his chest and from the inside of his armpit to the tip of his elbow.
An industrial-grade infrared window manufacturer in Lakewood Ranch will undergo a 15,000-square-foot expansion and plans to add 25 jobs in the next three years.
Capt. Matthew Plank of North River Fire Station No. 4 places a fire hat on Haley Dunham's head as honorary fire chief for a day.
From left, Anna Trinci as Peter Pan, Zoe Verbil as Wendy, Atticus Pratt as Michael, and Stevie Romero as John in the Manatee Players' production of "Peter Pan."
From left: Bradenton native B. Bradenton Harper, director Nikita Zubarev and Blade Yocum have teamed together on the movie "The Current."
She won't talk about it unless you ask. And when she does talk about it, she acts like it's no big deal.
A golf cart drives towards a tent erected to host the World Cup draw at the Brazilian beach resort of Costa do Sauipe, Wednesday Dec. 4, 2013.