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April 16, 2014 -- 8 a.m. On Sunday, April 13, 2014 at about 1:20 p.m., officers with the Sarasota Police Department responded to the CVS at 2773 Fruitville Road in Sarasota in reference an armed robbery.
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Sister Chidiebere Onyewuchi estimates she has raised approximately $25,000 since October, when she began setting up her chair, card table, cooler and homemade signage on St. Armands Circle.
A sea lion emerges from a water pool during a "Sea Lion Splash" show put on by Squalus Inc. at The Texas Zoo at Riverside Park in Victoria.
The Sarasota, Florida-native rockers Boyce Avenue make a return with their "No Limits" EP, their first release since 2010.
Lift Station 87 is largely completed underground in Luke Wood Park, but some internal changes are necessary to make the facility functional.
Professional choral ensemble Gloria Musicae's Artistic Director Joseph Holt announced its 2014/2015 season at its annual meeting Sunday, April 12. In addition to announcing the season, Holt announced a new partnership between Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota and Gloria Musicae.These performance collaborations are listed below.
Investigators have determined the bank robbery suspect who shot a sheriff's office lieutenant killed himself during a shootout with deputies Monday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
Authorities report that David Alessandrini, 47, was found dead at his home on the 2100 block of Oak Terrace Monday.
Nick Wyman as John Barsad and James Barbour as Sydney Carton take part in a 2007 performance of "A Tale of Two Cities" in Sarasota, Fla.
The Sarasota Film Festival closing night at the Sarasota Opera House featured awards to a number of filmmakers, an appearance by Mad Men costar Elisabeth Moss, an accidentally smashed award, and a screening of the film in which Moss appeared, The One I Love .
Authorities say a bank robbery suspect is dead following a shootout with Tampa Bay area deputies.
Following the retirement of K9 Kuda after eight years of service, SPD has added K9 Andro to its ranks.
Sarasota Film Festival's island themed event "Cinema Tropicale" was nothing short of exciting this year.