Saturday, October 20, 2018

Manatee

Boomer conference to guide retirement planning

SARASOTA - Apparently, the baby boomer generation is not necessarily booming in retirement. According to the AARP, 10,000 baby boomers turn 65 every day, many are...

Suburbs are sprawling out east

LAKEWOOD RANCH - The suburban sprawl continues out east as two more communities have been approved by the Manatee County Commission for Lakewood Ranch. The approvals...

Ringling trumpets diversity of students

SARASOTA - Ringling College of Art and Design officials are proud of the school's diversity. In an open letter, President Larry Thompson laid out the numbers....

Duette Elementary School gets National Recognition

MANATEE COUNTY - One historical Manatee County school on Thursday gets national recognition. Bradenton Herald says the Duette Elementary School has been added to the National...

Friday Football Fever: Game of The Week Preview, Southeast at Cardinal...

SARASOTA - The teacher, verse the student. Head coach of Cardinal Mooney, Paul Maechtle spent 41 years at Southeast High School, registering 283 career...

Political Corner: Local Dem leader talks about midterm momentum

SARASOTA - In this week's edition of Political Corner, SNN's Grant Boxleitner and Sarasota County Democratic Party Vice Chair Kevin Griffith discuss local candidates...

Home affordability at its worst in over a decade

SARASOTA-  As mortgage rates rise and wages stay low, home affordability is becoming more and more out of reach on the Suncoast.  President and...

AGT auditions coming to Tampa

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY - If you think you could be a star, now is your chance to prove it. America's Got Talent is holding auditions in...

Deputy Superintendent files for retirement

MANATEE COUNTY - Amid an investigation into a new software program, Manatee County School's  Deputy Superintendent for Operations Ron Ciranna has put in for...

University of South Florida merging accreditations

SARASOTA- Despite a fait accompli, Suncoast businesses are taking the bull by the horns, and speaking out against a consolidation that would merge The...