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Three Manatee County officials will fly to Switzerland in July seeking the right to play host to the 2017 World Rowing Championship.
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The Florida Highway Patrol will team with law enforcement agencies in unincorporated Manatee County, Anna Maria Island, Longboat Key, Bradenton, Sarasota and Palmetto to look for seat belt violations.
10 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
As units arrived on scene, the suspect, 24-year-old Cody Hollund, fled out the back of the residence.
14 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
The Manatee County Commission approved a "special referendum" to request a public vote on June 18 for a half-cent sales tax increase to fund our indigent health care.
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2. Wawa Plans to Open in Bradenton; Are You Excited? Developers have chosen a site and cleared an early hurdle in developing Bradenton's first Wawa gas station and convenience store.
Manatee County voters will decide two issues on the June 18 referendum. While the half-cent sales tax increase to pay for indigent health care has ignited heated debate, the other item on the ballot has been flying under the public's radar.
With an increase in the number of burglaries, the Manatee County Sheriff's Office has assembled a task force to combat the new rash of crimes.
At nearly every high school graduation a plea is made to the audience not to cheer until all the graduates have walked across the stage.
An ambulance manufacturing plant in Bradenton that laid off 129 employees qualified for more than $2 million in incentives since 2007.
The incident occurred at 7:45 p.m. in the 1800 block of 28th Avenue East, according to a Manatee County Sheriff's Office report.
In its annual budget analysis designed to ferret out spending that received little if any public review and bypassed the state's competitive process, Florida TaxWatch only cited one Manatee County allocation as a "Budget Turkey." The list of 107 projects totaling $106.8 million in the Legislature's budget includes $2.3 million for IMG Academy.
The Sarasota Bay Estuary Program is reminding residents not to use fertilizer products containing nitrogen and phosphorus from June 1 through Sept.
Cha-ching! Manatee County enjoyed a sterling 2012 as almost 3 million people visited our fine slice of paradise, a sweet increase of 3.9 percent over the previous year.
The state's unemployment numbers fell to 7.2 percent in April, still below the national average, as more people are finding work in the Sunshine State.
The couple were in bed in their Bradenton home late last night when Miss Harrison 'wanted to have sex', according to Manatee County Sheriff's Office report.
At a time when Manatee County public schools are facing tremendous budget cuts, students at Willis Elementary School have helped put their principal in an even stickier position.