SARASOTA- Americans are now more likely to die of an accidental opioid overdose than in a car wreck, but in Sarasota overdose rates are rapidly declining.
The New York Times calls it, "smart, funny, and utterly engrossing." 'A Doll's House, Part 2' premieres at Asolo Rep Friday.
Heads–Up For Sunday, a rare Super wolf 'Blood Moon' is on the way. It's a special celestial event, and experts are already raving.
As the longest government shutdown in US history continues, the Department of Children and Families warns food stamp recipients to budget their food stamps. Two Suncoast non–profits are determined to assure residents won't go hungry
SIESTA KEY — An outspoken opponent of the hotly contested Siesta Promenade development is suing Sarasota County over its approval. The lawsuit claims commissioners made several errors in their decision, and is challenging the legality of the Sarasot
SARASOTA - A Siesta Key group is suing the Army Corps of engineers over the Big Pass dredging. Save Our Siesta Sands 2 filed a suit on Friday to stop the controversial dredging project to renourish Lido Beach citing the Army Corps for allegedly violating
VENICE - The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help to identify the suspect who burglarized a business Monday morning in Venice. Deputies responded to a burglary call just before 8:30 a.m., at the Metro PCS store located at 763 S
SARASOTA — City Auditor and Clerk Pamela Nadalini has been fired after refusing to resign, following an investigation that concluded she bullied and berated her employees.Another city saga has come to an end as the embattled Sarasota city clerk was
MANATEE COUNTY - Detectives found the missing boat this afternoon in a patch of mangroves near the Carlton Arms apartments. This is a location close to where the Manatee River and Braden River meet. The boat does not appear to be damaged. There are no sig
VENICE - Venice pauses plan to take over road, park fees The Venice City Council likely will back off a plan to start collecting mobility and park impact fees on new construction, after a presentation by Venice City Attorney Kelly Fernandez at Wednesday's
Members of the Sarasota Orchid Society got an exclusive look at the premier of the latest film by the Suncoast’s Wild Orchid Man.
SARASOTA- 39 years into the Ringling College Library Association's Town Hall Lecture Series they brought their first athlete to come speak on the Suncoast, and they brought in sports icon, Shaquille O'Neal.
Southeastern Guide Dogs Heroes Breakfast returned to Sarasota Wednesday.
Venice Regional Bayfront Health received the long–awaited votes it needed from the Sarasota County Commission Tuesday to build a new 210–bed hospital near Venice.
SARASOTA County - Mote Marine now has a C.I.O. Mote Marine Laboratory has named Alex Beavers as chief innovation officer, a new role dedicated to transitioning Mote research into commercial applications.
Right at the Albee Road bridge, you’ll find Pelican Alley.
"Over the past year and a half, it’s been a tough battle to get reopen,” Co-Owner Tom Adorna said.
North Port Police Department is urging residents to be on the lookout for two men committed an armed robbery at a Domino's early Tuesday morning.
SARASOTA-MANATEE - The 2019 Golf Outing 17th Annual SARASOTA-MANATEE OHIO STATE GOLF TOURNAMENT will be held Saturday, APRIL 6, 2019 atPalm Aire Country Club. Proceeds from the alumni golf tournament go towards scholarships for Suncoast high school studen
SARASOTA - SRQ airport traffic rose 39% in December. Passenger traffic increased by 16 percent in 2018 compared with 2017 at Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, with the year ending with a 39 percent increase in December compared with December 2017.
A Suncoast non–profit is sounding the alarm to warn residents a crisis could be among low–income families as early as February
The Sarasota Fire Department investigated an alleged chemical leak at a local amusement center
SARASOTA - Sarasota'a City Chamber was full of residents, many of those wearing red shirts showing distaste for changes made to the Pavilion at Lido Beach.
VENICE- Venice High School Students with a passion for aviation got a first-hand look at what it takes to have an aviation career. Gerardo Gonzalez has always dreamed of being a pilot.
Andrea Eiffert is the teen and family program coordinator for the Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee. She says she works with several teens who suffer from mental health issues.
Students having cellphones in school is something the Sarasota School Board members will look at during a conversation next month.