A 5–vehicle crash on SB U.S. 301 leaves one woman dead and two with serious injuries
A 5–vehicle crash on SB U.S. 301 leaves one woman dead and two with serious injuries

A 5–vehicle crash on southbound U.S. 301 approaching 63 Ave East, leaves 1 woman dead and 2 people with serious injuries. Troopers say, it appears a service van was speeding did not stop for traffic and struck the back of a Chevy truck.

6 hrs 18 mins ago by Annette Gutierrez
Corcoran to continue as interim superintendent
10 hrs 4 mins ago by Samantha Sonner
Florida Massage Practice Act Passes In Manatee County Board Of County Commissioners Meeting
Florida Massage Practice Act Passes In Manatee County Board Of County Commissioners Meeting

MANATEE COUNTY - Manatee County Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday morning to end massage parlors possibly using their businesses as a front for illegal activity was unanimous.

10 hrs 15 mins ago by Jenna Brew
Manatee County Commissioner Storms Out During Equal Rights Amendment Vote
Manatee County Commissioner Storms Out During Equal Rights Amendment Vote

MANATEE COUNTY - In a majority vote Tuesday morning, Manatee County Board of County Commissioners show their support for ratifying the U.S Constitution's Equal Rights Amendment.

10 hrs 20 mins ago by Jenna Brew
St. Leo's player suspended for sucker punch
St. Leo's player suspended for sucker punch

A Saint Leo men's basketball player was suspended after sucker–punching an opponent.

18 hrs 1 min ago by Don Brennan
Pee Wee's Big Adventure returns after 35 years
Pee Wee's Big Adventure returns after 35 years

TAMPA - 'Pee-Wee's Big Adventure' tour is coming to Tampa, along with Pee Wee himself. Paul Reubens, the star, is from Sarasota and is best known for playing Pee–Wee Herman. He and his big adventure will be at the Tampa Theatre for a 35th anniversar

18 hrs 6 mins ago by Don Brennan
Excessive body spray causes bus evacuation
Excessive body spray causes bus evacuation

MANATEE COUNTY - A body spray debacle caused Manatee County students to be evacuated from a school bus Monday. The body spray malfunction was caused by an excessive amount of Axe body spray. It was so overpowering that the school bus carrying students fro

18 hrs 10 mins ago by Don Brennan
Former Sarasota HS to open as art museum
Former Sarasota HS to open as art museum

SARASOTA - The Old Sarasota High School begins a second iteration as an art museum this week. It has taken 16 years, but the old high school building has finally been transformed into the new Sarasota Art Museum of Ringling College, which opens its doors

18 hrs 15 mins ago by Don Brennan
Lawsuit dismissed in Siesta Promenade fight
Lawsuit dismissed in Siesta Promenade fight

SARASOTA COUNTY - A lawsuit over the Siesta Promenade decision has been dismissed. That lawsuit was challenging the legality of the Sarasota County Commission's decision last year to approve a controversial residential and retail project at the busy U.S.

18 hrs 19 mins ago by Don Brennan
Santa pays special visit to kids and families at Easterseals
Santa pays special visit to kids and families at Easterseals

SARASOTA- Santa took a surprise trip down from the North Pole Today to Surprise kids and families at Easterseals.

December 9th, 7:34 PM EST by Samantha Sonner
Person shot at 10th Street Boat Ramp in Sarasota
Person shot at 10th Street Boat Ramp in Sarasota

SARASOTA - The Sarasota Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at the 10th Street Boat Ramp Monday afternoon.

December 9th, 6:44 PM EST by SNN Newsroom
Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation halfway to multi-million dollar goal
Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation halfway to multi-million dollar goal

SARASOTA - Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation announces being halfway to their five million dollar goal toward the evolution of the Cancer Institute.

December 9th, 5:27 PM EST by Jenna Brew
Inspiration pet adoption story wins big bucks for Nate's Honor Animal Rescue
Inspiration pet adoption story wins big bucks for Nate's Honor Animal Rescue

SARASOTA -Libby is tiny, white and fluffy and on a free shopping spree at Petco.

December 9th, 5:25 PM EST by Jenna Brew
Church of the Redeemer Sarasota unveils new landmarks on the Suncoast
Church of the Redeemer Sarasota unveils new landmarks on the Suncoast

One of the oldest churches on the Suncoast celebrates new beginnings.

December 8th, 4:53 PM EST by Alejandro Romero
Suncoast residents are on the hunt for the perfect Christmas tree
Suncoast residents are on the hunt for the perfect Christmas tree

With two weeks left until Ol’ Saint Nick arrives, Suncoast residents are rushing to get that perfect Christmas trees in time for time for the holidays.

December 8th, 4:42 PM EST by Alejandro Romero
Holiday's by the sea takes over the 24th annual Sarasota Holiday Parade
Holiday's by the sea takes over the 24th annual Sarasota Holiday Parade

The 24th annual Sarasota Holiday Parade makes its way downtown.

December 8th, 4:37 PM EST by Alejandro Romero
Peterbrooke Chocolatier finds a new home at UTC
Peterbrooke Chocolatier finds a new home at UTC

Sink into something sweet for Southeastern Guide Dogs

December 8th, 4:24 PM EST by Alejandro Romero
The Art and Design Show hosts its first free admission after 10 years
The Art and Design Show hosts its first free admission after 10 years

A fabulous blast of color makes its way to the Robarts Arena in Sarasota. Formerly known as the Sarasota Craft Show, The Art and Design Show hosts its 11th year. Artists came from all over the United States to showcase their artwork.

December 8th, 3:17 PM EST by Annette Gutierrez
Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office holds their 2nd annual open house
Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office holds their 2nd annual open house

Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office holds their 2nd annual open house. 2017 kick-started this Open House event when the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office, moved to a new facility on Cattleridge  Blvd.

December 7th, 6:22 PM EST by Annette Gutierrez
Paragon Festivals holds its 4th annual Seafood & Music Festival
Paragon Festivals holds its 4th annual Seafood & Music Festival

Food, crafts, and great music fill the atmosphere of Siesta Beach. Paragon Festivals holds its 4th annual Seafood & Music Festival. 

December 7th, 6:22 PM EST by Annette Gutierrez
Legacy Trail designers submit plans for an update to Sarasota County
Legacy Trail designers submit plans for an update to Sarasota County

Legacy Trail consultant submitted plans for a design update to Sarasota County, this week. Gulf Coast cyclists get a closer look on the future segments of the 10.7-mile trail.

December 7th, 6:19 PM EST by Annette Gutierrez
Front end loader fire
Front end loader fire

SARASOTA- Firefighters battle a front end loader fire for hours as U.S. Highway 301 drivers battle the smoky haze. According to Sarasota County Emergency Services, crews responded to the 2000 block of 19th street for a front end loader on fire near a larg

December 7th, 5:10 PM EST by SNN Newsroom
Sarasota deputy shoots and kills armed man in domestic dispute
Sarasota deputy shoots and kills armed man in domestic dispute

One man is dead after a Sarasota Sheriff’s deputy had to use deadly force early Saturday morning.

December 7th, 4:33 PM EST by Alejandro Romero
Sarasota Police investigate body found in Sarasota Bay
Sarasota Police investigate body found in Sarasota Bay

Sarasota Police Department is an investigating after a body found in Sarasota Bay.

December 7th, 4:24 PM EST by Alejandro Romero
Medical marijuana dispensary opens in downtown Sarasota
Medical marijuana dispensary opens in downtown Sarasota

A new medical marijuana dispensary has opened up on the Suncoast.

December 6th, 10:40 PM EST by Alejandro Romero
Florida's first snow park
Florida's first snow park

PASCO COUNTY- A winter wonderland is on the way to sunny Florida. Florida's first-ever snow park is scheduled to open in Dade City, next year. Renderings of the Snowcat Ridge Alpine Snow Park were released Thursday and show a massive snow tubing hill. The

December 6th, 5:34 PM EST by SNN Newsroom
Robbery suspect killed, two others facing charges
Robbery suspect killed, two others facing charges

BRADENTON- A suspect in connection with the laundromat robbery earlier this week is dead and two others are now facing charges. According to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office two armed and masked men robbed a Bradenton Laundromat, Sunday. Deputies say w

December 6th, 5:33 PM EST by Jessica Lang

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