Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Politics

Buchanan honored by U.S. Humane Society

SARASOTA - The Humane Society of the United States honors a Suncoast congressman. The humane society awarded U.S. House Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Longboat Key, with the...

Political Corner: Scott vs. Nelson in Senate Race

SARASOTA - In this edition of Political Corner, SNN's Grant Boxleitner and Herald-Tribune Political Editor Zac Anderson discuss the showdown senate race between Florida...

On cam: road rage investigation in Sarasota

SARASOTA - The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public’s help to identify a vehicle involved in an aggravated battery incident that...

Rick Scott prepares for big announcement

TALLAHASSEE - Happening this week, a big announcement is expected from Governor Rick Scott Monday morning. Scott, Florida's Governor since 2011 is expected to run...

Vanessa Baugh running for state house

MANATEE COUNTY - After six years in local government, Manatee County Commissioner, Vanessa Baugh, will leave her seat early to try to join the...

New law may limit beach access

SARASOTA - Governor Scott signed the legislation into law and maintains that it is designed to protect property owners and beach goers. According to the...

Governor Scott asked to veto so called ‘Toilet–to–Tap’ bill

TALLAHASEE - Environmental groups are pushing Governor Rick Scott to veto a measure that could allow treated wastewater to be pumped into Florida's underground...

The potential injury to Newtown

SARASOTA - More than 100 years old, Newtown is a predominantly black section of Sarasota. It has a proud history and a strong community identity....

Dr. Edward James II leaves big shoes to fill

SARASOTA - A man credited with opening the doors of Sarasota libraries to all.  He changed the way city commissioners are elected. Dr. Ed James...

Rick Scott to announce Senate run

TALLAHASSEE - Governor Rick Scott is expected to announce his U.S. Senate bid in April. According to the Herald-Tribune, one of Governor Scott's longest–serving staff...