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3 hrs ago | The Bradenton Times
The Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce is again offering a $1,000.00 scholarship to a Manatee County graduating senior interested in a business degree.
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7 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
Edward Dunham, a licensed veterinarian, was arrested at about 11 a.m. Saturday at his home in Palmetto and charged with one count of aggravated animal cruelty, the Manatee County Sheriff's Office reports.
14 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
Bradenton will have its third-annual Barefoot Sunday the week after Easter at Christ Episcopal Church, 4030 Manatee Ave. W. Leave your shoes for a needy soul at any one of three services: 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m. or 11 a.m. April 27. Any shoes, sandals, work boots, childrens shoes -- new or gently worn -- will be accepted, said Father Joel Morsch.
Nature lovers will get a double bonus since the Perico Island preserve is just a short distance from the wildly popular Robinson Preserve.
A Canadian-based real estate investment company has closed on a land deal in southern Manatee County that could light up the pot industry in Florida.
Alan & Sheree Napier's animal cruelty case. Family vet Ed Dunham faces animal cruelty charge.
The Palmetto Historical Park and the Manatee County Agricultural Museum are set to close temporarily next month for renovation and exhibit updating, according to a news release from the museum's supervisor, Diane Ingram.
Recovery Design Fashion Show: Recovery Design, a fashion show by Nazanin Varasteh, will be 8-10 p.m. April 18 at the Ringling College of Art and Design, 2700 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota.
BRADENTON, Fla., Sept. 6, 2011, 11:46am -- The Manatee County Port Authority - meeting abruptly amid a county commission debate over the legality of doing so - decided Tuesday morning to ask the port's attorney whether they can add a last-minute applicant to the "B" list of three finalists for the post of Port Manatee executive director to replace ... (more)
With another six-month hurricane season beginning June 1, discussions have begun between the Manatee County Public Safety Department and Lakewood Ranch Operations to locate a satellite emergency center at the new maintenance facility.
He wasn't at a concert or a sports event. Instead, he was part of a crowd of 323 at an awards ceremony for Manatee County health care professionals.
Leaders from the Manatee County School District addressed a litany of difficult challenges at "A Community Conversation" public forum Wednesday night.
After their animal sanctuary was shut down after a raid resulted in the rescue of over 300 animals, the Manatee County Sheriff's Office has arrested Alan and Sheree Napier on animal cruelty and fraud charges.
Shoppers will be get a sneak peek at the new Mall at University Town Center the night before it opens -- and help 10 local charities in the process.
An autopsy has confirmed that the suspect in a bank robbery and shootout with deputies earlier this week died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
A man walked up to a table filled with hot dogs under a tent manned by Church Without Limits volunteers.