1 hr ago
Photography challenge creates friendships
As Mindy Towns stretched across a table with acupuncture needles protruding from her body, she had one thing on her mind.
7 hrs ago
Technology optimizes conservation
When Joe Sidiski became a supervisor on the Lakewood Ranch Community Development District 4 board four years ago, he had an agenda to improve the quality of life in his Greenbrook community.
12 hrs ago
The Bradenton Times
Costs to Rise for Delayed I-75/University Improvements
BRADENTON The start date for the controversial "diverging diamond interchange" at Interstate 75 and University Parkway has been pushed back from early next year to August of 2015.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
It Works! Global gives $25,000 to Vitale for V Foundation
Dick Vitale's relentless passion for finding a cure for pediatric cancer is spreading from his home base in Lakewood Ranch to Palmetto.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Chili's, Dunkin' Donuts adding Ellenton restaurants
Dirt is being moved at 6010 U.S. 301 N. after a building permit was applied for July 15 to build a 6,126-square-foot restaurant.
Bradenton attorneys, couple open Florida Mediation & Conference Center
Lawyer couple Trent and Lesa Miller aim to solve at least part of that conundrum as they open their Florida Mediation & Conference Center.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Orange Ridge-Bullock El students to have Day of Hope at Bethel Baptist
Patrick S. George, far left, and his father, Patrick J. George, second from left, owners of Jersey Mike's Subs on 14th Street West, Bradenton and in Lakewood Ranch, presented staff and friends of Bethel Baptist Church with a $1,037 check Friday to benefit needy children from Orange Ridge-Bullock Elementary School.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Our Neighborhoods | Eagle Trace in East Manatee is another winning community for Neal
Shawn Lacina just closed on her new home on Whisper Lake Drive in Eagle Trace this month, and she's already feeling blessed to be a part of this community, quietly situated off State Road 64 East next to sprawling Lakewood Ranch.
Former apartment property to be high-end river enclave
A developer known for building a 900-home community in Lakewood Ranch is setting his sights on something considerably smaller at a former, low-rent apartment community on riverbank land near Snead Island.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
No surprise: Manatee-Sarasota an enclave for wealthy
Here's confirmation: In its 2014 edition of "Luxury Defined," Christie's International Real Estate places Sarasota among the top 10 small communities worldwide in sales of high-priced homes, Herald business writer Matt M. Johnson reported this week.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
ABC Action News
Wild hogs terrorize Lakewood Ranch community
"They're scary," said Kathy Tudyk, a resident in the Canterbury subdivision. "You come up on the golf course and there's six or eight of them.
The Miami Herald
5 Things to Know in Florida for July 24
A Florida judge is being asked to decide when the state's congressional districts will be redrawn.
Miller got through at the New Castle Country Club in New Castle, Pa., with a 140 total.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Pub crawl highlights distribution of Bradenton's Motorworks Brewing beers
Gold Coast Eagle Distributing in Lakewood Ranch will begin distributing the Bradenton brewery's products to several bars and restaurants in Manatee and Sarasota counties.
Sashay Dance Club in Lakewood Ranch closes
After three years of unsteady business, Sandra Danu, a former competitive ballroom dancer, has decided to close the Sashay Dance Club.
Temple plans community outreach07/23/14 Temple Sinai will expand its...
Temple plans community outreach Temple Sinai will expand its presence in the Lakewood Ranch area this fall with programs and opportunities for socializing and learning.
Missing Tuttle link to S.R. 70 to be connected by Neal project
Pat Neal, president of Neal Communities, expects his company's peak building year in the current housing market upswing will be 2017.
East County-Upgrades to remedy access angst
When Ryan Heise says Lakewood Ranch's control-access system is out of date, a simple palm frond illustrates his point.
Friends amass business buy-in
The 17-year-olds, who have been close friends since third grade, can't remember a significant life event that doesn't include the other.
Lakewood Ranch teens start high-end computer business
Two Lakewood Ranch teenagers found they couldn’t get jobs that fit around their school and their summer schedules.