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Traffic on the island has become too much for the Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra, which is why the group decided to move half of its 2014-2015 schedule off the island.
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Legend has it that in early 1900s camps, fishermen would post dollar bills above their bar stools.
Police, Newtown seek solutions to crowds, crime Newtown divided on closing stores early to cut down on crowds/crime Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1rzmsiZ "I appreciate what the chief is trying to do but it's not a good step," says Lance Shabazz who owns three buildings along MLK in NewTown Sarasota, Florida -- Police are ... (more)
MANATEE — Don Brown has been named Employee of the Month for July by the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
Zachrey McDowell, 31, had sex with the girl multiple times between April 1 and June 18, according to law enforcement.
MANATEE — Deputy Carmine Luper of the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office was on vacation in St. Lucia on a sailboat with his father and stepmother when sudden winds pushed the boat onto its side.
The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating 11-year-old Bianca Agustdottir.
On July 5, 2014, at approximately 1:30 a.m., officers monitoring cameras along Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way near Dixie Avenue, observed two suspects known to them, Maurice Carnes and Jerral Bell, standing near the intersection.
A man and a woman were arrested on charges of having sex in public on Cortez Beach on Sunday night, according to the Bradenton Beach Police Department.
The Women of Manatee County Republican Club will hold its monthly meeting at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at the Bradenton Country Club, 4646 Ninth Ave. W. There will be a meet and greet with candidates running for office in the Aug. 26 primary.
Students and the teacher at Bunker Hill School in 1924. Teacher Alvin Wilkins is in the back with coat and tie.
Almost 40,000 voters have requested mail-in ballots so far this year for the upcoming primary election, up by more than 48 percent over the number requested in 2012, Manatee County's elections chief said Monday.
As soon as the brightly colored school bus turned into the parking lot of Lincoln Park, children emerged from all corners of the park, shouting and running toward the bus, which slowly maneuvered to a back, shady corner.
Margaret "Peggy" Conboy, case manager at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota on the Manatee County border, has won the national Outstanding Employee Achievement Award over more than 23,000 HealthSouth employees in 28 states.
When your wife catches you blowing a dude on a boat off a Florida nude beach, the correct response is to immediately apologize, and, once the situation has cooled, have a frank, open conversation about sexuality.
Manatee County schools now rank No. 37 in the state, still within the bottom half of school districts in thestate, but up three spots from last year.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 07:07 am
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