SARASOTA - Sarasota is decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana.
SARASOTA COUNTY - Sandra Sims Terry is making a change, but not so drastic that she is leaving the Laurel Civic Association.
SARASOTA- Tickets for the 21st annual Sarasota Film Festival go on sale this Thursday. The festival kicks off April 5th with the documentary "Mike Wallace is Here."
Students of Ringling College of Art and Design are responsible for these new license plate ideas, and you get to decide which will be the winning design.
HEALTH - Governor Ron DeSantis is directing the Florida State Department of Health to prioritize funding towards Alzheimer's Disease and dementia in the State Health Improvement Plan. A new bill in review this week could do just that as Florida legislator
In a yearly check up, the Suncoast's health indicators are stable. However, Lack of health insurance and alcohol related fatalities remain the top concerns.
The Sarasota City Commission does not want to rush things, so its taking some time to finalize the massive Bayfront project contract.
The University of South Florida has announced the four finalists, in the running, to lead the university once long time president Judy Genshaft steps down in July.
SARASOTA- By the stroke of his pen, Governor Ron DeSantis repeals the state's ban on smoking medical marijuana, more than two years after voters approved medical marijuana, patients will be able to smoke it if they choose too.
SARASOTA - The supply of O negative blood on the Suncoast has fallen to critically low levels over the weekend due to high volume need by patients involved in serious car crashes, that's according to a release from the SunCoast Blood Bank.
Like young Stymie alluded to about his future in an episode of "the Little Rascals," Sarasota Square mall doesn't know in which direction it is going, but it's on its way.
SARASOTA - The Sarasota City Commission denies a demolition appeal for the G.Wiz building. After nearly nine hours of testimony from expert witnesses, public comment and debate, a split Sarasota City Commission on Saturday denied an appeal by a private ci
Officers investigate a car versus bicyclist crash, Saturday night.
CAN Community Health hosts the Red Ribbon Gala fundraiser in efforts to reshape the face of HIV.
Suncoast residents are enjoying their official start of the Spring Break by going to the fair.
The inaugural red ribbon gala is reshaping the face of HIV.
Sarasota Police responded to a call of a bicyclist hit by a car near the Selby Botanical Gardens.
Sarasota Sheriff’s Office held their Tweet from the Beat virtual ride along Friday night.
The Girls Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida and the Florida Power and Light Company are bringing solar energy to the Suncoast.
SARASOTA- Sarasota County is taking steps to encourage the development of more affordable housing; Commissioners approved an ordinance that will allow developers to build smaller multi-family housing units.
CAN Community Health's mission to provide medical, social, and educational services for HIV treatment and prevention will be celebrated on the Suncoast by hundreds from across the country Saturday night at the Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.
Volunteers are working to help open a welcome center at Osprey Junction Trailhead Park.
SARASOTA- Four different census tracts in Sarasota are now designated opportunity zones, including the 1700 block of Main Street, currently up for sale.
SARASOTA COUNTY - A massive crash Thursday morning overturned a tractor trailer with a dog inside and dislodged a boat onto I-75. Florida Highway Patrol Troopers arrived to the accident on I–75 South near Clark Road just before 10 a.m. for crash.
A successful 'Lion King' run could be a game– changer for the Van Wezel. It shows that the Van Wezel can pull in the crowds for major productions.