Friday, April 20, 2018

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North Port woman charged with animal cruelty

SARASOTA COUNTY - Cats rescued from North Port animal abuse hoarding case are transferred to the Cat Depot in Sarasota for treatment. Sarasota County Sheriff's...

Sarasota schools creating their own police force

SARASOTA- Sarasota Schools are moving ahead with a plan to create their own school police force. After approving a plan for Sheriff’s Deputies to...

National Transgender HIV Testing Day observed on the Suncoast

SARASOTA - “I am HIV positive. I’ve been HIV positive for 24 years. I’m more happy today than I am angered,” said David Wyland-White,...

School board member, Eric Robinson, apologizes

SARASOTA COUNTY - Sarasota County School Board member, Eric Robinson, offered a public apology to board members Tuesday. According to the Herald-Tribune, Robinson expressed regret...

Manatee County commissioners addressing the sign code

MANATEE COUNTY - Manatee County commissioners eye 'reorganization' for the county's sign code. They intend to revise its sign ordinance to remove references to content,...

Twiggy, the water-skiing squirrel, coming to Sarasota

SARASOTA - The water–skiing squirrel's final tour is coming to Sarasota this weekend. “Twiggy” the water-skiing squirrel is scheduled to perform seven times Saturday and...

Former First Lady Barbara Bush dies at 92

NBC News - Former First Lady Barbara Bush has passed away at the age of 92. The matriarch of an American political dynasty, Barbara Pierce...

Marco In The Ballroom: Hustle

LAKEWOOD RANCH - Whether you were living through the 1970s or not, you likely know that’s when disco thrived. The dance strut its stuff in the...

Pirates top Sailors in high school baseball

SARASOTA - The Sarasota Sailors hosted Braden River tonight. The Sailors got an Honorable Mention in recent *A State polls, while the Pirates are 7–1...

Man dies in motorcycle accident in Sarasota

UPDATE: The Florida Highway Patrol identifies the man as 26-year-old Raymond Consul. SARASOTA COUNTY - A man not wearing his helmet on a motorcycle dies Tuesday...