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A man told authorities he was beaten and robbed eight days ago at a Bradenton gas station but didn't come forward sooner because he didn't have a good description of the suspects, deputies said Thursday.
A 41-year-old Bradenton man charged with stabbing his wife to death was denied bond Wednesday by a Manatee County judge.
Dozens of parents, teachers and administrators gathered Wednesday at Rowlett Magnet Elementary School to debate the merits of becoming a charter school.
Bradenton/Parrish, FL - When 10 year old Alexandra "Lexi" Brown was killed this past January by her father it tore apart her friends and family; the story shocked and saddened members of the animal rescue world as well as the general community.
A Tampa Bay area deputy totaled a patrol car and hospitalized two other drivers with minor injuries after authorities say she failed to stop for a red light.
Gov. Rick Scott looked kindly on Manatee County in signing a record $74.1 billion state budget for 2013-2014 on Monday, approving a host of major projects that should be a boon to the area's economy.
The Manatee County Sheriff's Office presented suggestions for stifling the growing welfare fraud problem to state officials Tuesday afternoon.
Raising the local option sales tax from one half cent to a full cent is coming up for a vote in a referendum in June.
The first Teen Pregnancy Prevention Recognition Awards were presented Tuesday by the Healthy Teens Coalition of Manatee County in the Synovus Bank meeting room.
Local emergency management and relief organizations are asking for cash donations in lieu of goods from residents who wish to aid victims of the Oklahoma tornado.
Just 10 days before the start of hurricane season, most people in Manatee County are probably not prepared for a storm.
I enjoy what I am doing right now and can't think of anything else I'd like to do.
The Palmetto City Commission decided Monday night to discuss a mobile food vendor ordinance June 3 and the public is invited.
TV would have you believe that it is always women who aren't in the mood for a bit of the other.
Six dogs were rescued from a house fire on Palma Sola Boulevard, after roofers noticed smoking pouring from the burning home, according to firefighters.
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