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SARASOTA, Fla. - A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family has died from her injuries, law enforcement officials in Florida said Tuesday.
3 hrs ago | Fire Rescue Magazine
SARASOTA ­-- The Sarasota County Hospital Board has appointed David Verinder president and chief executive officer of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System.
This month, Bob Plunket gives us a peek into one of downtown Sarasota's hottest pieces of real estate: A Tuscan-style bayfront home.
At a rehearsal of Sarasota Ballet 's The Secret Garden , a world premiere that takes the stage in mid-August, John Pirman sketched several dancers on a break.
Whitney and Gary, both Orlando residents, knew they wanted a beach wedding. "Then we saw Beer Can Island from the bridge [that connects Longboat Key and Anna Maria Island] and were mesmerized," says Whitney, who became known as "Lawyer Gaga" during her work on 2011's Casey Anthony trial.
The playground at Bayfront Park has reopened to the public for the first time following a March closure for repairs , the city announced today.
Construction on a $72 million "diverging diamond" interchange at Interstate 75 and University Parkway could start by August 2015, a Florida Department of Transportation official said Monday.
Woman dead after movie theater shooting A woman is dead following an overnight brawl and shooting at a Manatee County movie theater.
The hunt for two Philadelphia carjackers who rammed their stolen SUV into a family, killing three children, has entered its third day, with investigators saying they're hopeful the suspects will soon be caught.
A man and a woman were robbed during a home invasion in Sarasota late Saturday, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office.
Hundreds of women, as well as men, gathered at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Sarasota on Saturday for the 20th Annual Women's Equity Luncheon in honor of the 94th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution that gave women the right to vote.
It was the Golden Age of new Journalism. It was also, Chris Jones said, the Golden Age of the American biker.
Detectives have made an arrest after a 19-year-old Sarasota man was killed early this morning after being shot in the chest.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 09:35 am
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