No Swim advisories for Suncoast beaches


SUNCOAST – Sarasota County health officials have issued a “no swim” advisory for several Sarasota County beaches due to high bacteria levels.

The beaches affected by the advisory include: Longboat Key, all Lido beaches, Siesta Key, Turtle, Nokomis, North Jetty, Manasota Key and Casperson.

The beaches remain open, but wading, swimming and surfing are not recommended while the advisory is in place. Signs advising the public not to swim or play in the water will be in place.

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Don Brennan
Don got his start in the television while working in production for the WWE in Connecticut, while also working overnights at WSTC 1400 News Radio. He moved to Florida to pursue a Master’s Degree while working in sales for the Miami Heat. Don got back in to radio after earning his degree by going to work for Sportsradio 560WQAM in Miami. He worked his way up to become a beat reporter for the Florida Marlins, then the Miami Heat, while also covering the Miami Hurricanes, Florida Panthers, and Miami Dolphins. As he worked in radio, he became a reporter for a High School Sports television show on CBS4 in Miami. Don then went into TV full-time as a sports anchor/reporter at ABC 7 in Fort Myers for 4 years, and then at ABC 7 in Sarasota for 10 years. Don began at SNN in July of 2017. When he is not working he enjoys time with his two sons, Trey(13) and Logan(11), and two dogs, Mia and Venus.


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