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  1. Moore applauds circus' choice to phase out elephant actsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... a victory for animal rights advocates everywhere. The announcement was made Thursday through its parent company, Palmetto, Fla.-based Feld Entertainment Inc. The Ringling Bros. Circus' last performance in Atlanta was in February. The move comes ...

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  2. With elephants leaving Ringling Bros., what about the poo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    ... by 2018 and the 13 elephants now being used will retire to the Center for Elephant Conservation in Florida. The Palmetto, Fla.-based company made the decision in response to those who have voiced concerns about how the majestic animals are treated ...

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  3. Manatee County TimesRead the original story

    Wednesday | American Reporter

    ... rifles and a pistol opened fire on 150 people just after midnight at a popular nightclub on a busy street in Palmetto, Fla. BRADENTON, Fla., July 29, 2011 -- When is a tax increase not a tax increase? When the value of homes in Manatee County has ...

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  4. On Native Ground9/1+10: a Decade of Missed OpportunitiesRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... 11, 2001, two gunmen with automatic weapons opened fire on 300 people just after midnight at a popular nightclub in Palmetto, Fla. When the shooting stopped, a man and woman were dead and 22 other were hit with a spray of bullets from automatic ...

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  5. REALRail Model Railroad Show Takes Place March 7-8 in PalmettoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Sarasota Magazine

    The Railroad Education and Learning Center will be sponsoring a model train show featuring the Lionel Collectors Club of America on Saturday and Sunday, March 7-8, 2015 at the Bradenton Area Convention Center in Palmetto. RealRail is dedicated to educating Floridians about railroading through interactive experiences with models and exhibits.

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  6. TNR program sees results, reductions in feral populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... by the MCAS animal officers and transferred to cages. Others are delivered by community members to the county's Palmetto shelter. Between GSAL and community efforts, about 30 traps a week - set with wet food to attract the cats - produce patients ...

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  7. Volunteer coordinator spins pet adoption webRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Manatee County Animal Services adoption coordinator Samantha Wolfe reviews a new home for Wesley Feb. 17 at the MCAS shelter, 305 25th St. W., Palmetto. Islander Photos: Kathy Prucnell A volunteer dog walker at Manatee County Animal Services Feb. 17 shows off his canine friend on a walk outside the shelter.

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  8. Palmetto Swears in New Police ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Bradenton Times

    Mayor Shirley Grover Bryant and the City of Palmetto welcomed new police chief Scott Tyler at last night's city commission meeting. Tyler was the deputy chief when Rick Wells gave his resignation in order to take the number two spot at the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

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  9. Palmetto City Commission Agenda Results: 3/2/2015Read the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Bradenton Times

    At Monday's Palmetto City Commission meeting, members approved the appointment of Palmetto Deputy Chief of Police Scott Tyler as the new chief. Commissioners also heard protest from Progressive Waste Solutions on the RFP decision to negotiate a contract with the city's current waste hauler, Waste Management.

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  10. Deputies investigating homicide in PalmettoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... the victim with emergency medical treatment and secured the crime scene. Deputies investigating homicide in Palmetto Just as deputies discovered the victim a 9-1-1 call was received in reference to a shooting with injuries at this location. Deputies ...

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  11. District wrestling: Riverview second behind North PortRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | St. Petersburg Times

    Intent on halting North Port's run of five straight district titles, host Riverview entered Saturday's Class 3A, District 8 tournament bolstered by the fact that it finished second - one place ahead of the Bobcats - in a dual meet at Palmetto earlier this season. That did not matter much Saturday as North Port won its sixth title in a row with 218.5 points, well ahead of runnerup Riverview's 160 and third place Bradenton Manatee, which tallied 156.5. "I thought we had a shot," Riverview coach William Sargable said.

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  12. County Administrator Gives BOCC Annual ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Bradenton Times

    ... 53 percent energy savings, equaling more than $375,000 in annual energy savings; The Blackstone baseball fields in Palmetto were completed in May, thanks to a unique partnership the County entered with the City of Palmetto, the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

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  13. Rubonia Mardi Gras Turns 36 with Bare Bones CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Bradenton Times

    For 35 years without fail, the town of Rubonia has entertained an annual street parade unlike any in Manatee County. This year, it was cancelled; but that didn't stop those who first cruised through the small town north of Palmetto in celebration of Mardi Gras back then from flying the flag on Sunday.

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  14. Has ex-auto dealer Pat Bombard finally come back from Florida for probation violation case?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Post-Standard

    ... him earlier this month, according to Syracuse.com records. His address was listed as 540 26th St. W., Unit 311, Palmetto, Fla. Bombard's legal troubles hit the spotlight in 2011, when he pleaded guilty to swindling an elderly woman in a land deal ...

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  15. On Native Ground9/1+10: a Decade of Missed OpportunitiesRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... 11, 2001, two gunmen with automatic weapons opened fire on 300 people just after midnight at a popular nightclub in Palmetto, Fla. When the shooting stopped, a man and woman were dead and 22 other were hit with a spray of bullets from automatic ...

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  16. Manatee County TimesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | American Reporter

    ... rifles and a pistol opened fire on 150 people just after midnight at a popular nightclub on a busy street in Palmetto, Fla. BRADENTON, Fla., July 29, 2011 -- When is a tax increase not a tax increase? When the value of homes in Manatee County has ...

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  17. Orange County school principal named 2015 Principal of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WFTV Orlando

    Dr. Angela Murphy-Osborne from Palmetto Elementary School has been awarded the Florida Department of Education's Principal of Achievement Award for Outstanding Leadership. Murphy-Osborne was among three principals named as finalists.

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  18. County 'dog catcher' educates, advocates on the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Manatee County Animal Services officer-humane investigator Ernie White educates pit-bull owners Feb. 17 in Palmetto. Islander Photos: Kathy Prucnell A cat with scabies is awaiting transport to Gulf Shore Animal League Feb. 17 after being delivered to MCAS from a dumpster behind the Publix Super Market in Palmetto.

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  19. Rubonia Madi Gras Turns 36 with Bare Bones CelebrationRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | The Bradenton Times

    For 35 years without fail, the town of Rubonia has entertained an annual street parade unlike any in Manatee County. This year, it was cancelled; but that didn't stop those who first cruised through the small town north of Palmetto in celebration of Mardi Gras back then from flying the flag on Sunday.

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  20. Jouit Dean WillisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Rochester Sentinel

    ... grandchildren and friends upon retiring to the lake. Twelve winters were spent at Piney Point Mobile Park, Palmetto, Fla., where many new friendships were made. He is survived by his wife, Virginia (Cronin) Willis; his children, Michael (Melinda) ...

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