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SCOPE has announced Cathy Layton as its 2014 Boundary Crosser. Layton, chair of the Board of Trustees at Marie Selby Gardens, will be honored at the Sarasota County organization's Annual Celebration September 25. She is being recognized for her years of creating positive change in the community, such as her involvement with the completion of the ... (more)
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A political action committee based outside Volusia County has gotten involved in a Volusia County Council race with a pair of attack mailers that say one candidate's record is "one big MESS after another," that he "can't be trusted" and if he's elected, "all signs point to DISASTER."
The Sarasota County Commission has consistently voted in favor of monetary or in-kind support for the Suncoast Offshore Super Boat Grand Prix Festival since 2011.
Standardized testing in the early grades is always a topic that has many sides. Early childhood teachers have a variety of opinions about testing for young children.
Detectives of the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office investigated Kristjan Newman for involvement in the pawning.
Sarasota County Area Transit is considering installing 15 shelters at bus stops throughout the county, including one at the stop in St. Armands Circle on John Ringling Boulevard and South Adams Drive.
Sarasota County Sheriff's deputies say Jonathan M. Vain was pronounced dead Sunday a short time after being found at the bottom of the pool.
Unless you follow the local fine arts scene, you may not have heard of Dominic Avant.
A Venice man faces child pornography charges, after investigators found illegal images on his computer, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office.
Florida's unemployment rate continues to remain the same as it has been for most of the year.
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Scott Sebor was found running barefoot in the area near the Papa John's he allegedly robbed.
Slightly more people were out of work in Manatee County for the month of July compared to June, according to the latest job numbers released Friday.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 05:12 am
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