Friday, June 22, 2018

News

Gabby Giffords and candidate for congress David Shapiro unite calling for...

SARASOTA - An active voice for gun reform was on the Suncoast Thursday morning. Gabby Giffords is campaigning for Democratic candidate for congress David Shapiro. Former...

Are you at risk for Type 2 Diabetes? This program can...

SARASOTA - A program on the Suncoast aims to prevent Type 2 Diabetes for those at risk. It’s called PreventT2. It’s a yearlong program approved...

Superintendent, Sheriff continue to spar on school security

SARASOTA COUNTY- In wake of the tragedy at Parkland, schools across Florida are taking a second look at what security is needed to keep...

Mote Marine tagging several Suncoast whale sharks

LONGBOAT KEY - Thanks to reports from suncoast fisherman and boaters, scientists from Mote Marine Laboratory have been able to track down five whale sharks...

Dates set for Crystal Classic sand sculpting bonanza

SIESTA KEY - One of the Suncoast's most popular beachfront events has announced the dates for this year. The 2018 Siesta Key Crystal Classic International Sand...

Suncoast is getting older according to Census Bureau

SUNCOAST - Although it may seem younger, a census shows that the Suncoast is getting older, and more crowded. In updated data released Wednesday by the...

Sarasota’s sheriff needs answers about intended school security plan

SARASOTA - The turmoil between the Sheriff's office and the Sarasota County School District came to the forefront yesterday. At a budget presentation to Sarasota County...

Apology sought after city commissioner alleges offensive remarks

SARASOTA - Sarasota City Commissioner Hagen Brody has a new target for his ire. He has been at odds with City Manager Tom Barwin...

McCurdy’s turns 30

SARASOTA COUNTY - For 30 years McCurdy's Comedy Club has been bringing the laughs to Sarasota and today marks the celebration. Hundreds showed up to McCurdy's...

Families get food for the summer from All Faiths Food Bank

SARASOTA COUNTY - All Faiths Food Bank distributes food Wednesday for families in need for the summer. The nonprofit organization parked their truck and camped out...