Suncoast pays 50% more for housing than they should, 10th most overvalued market nationally
Suncoast pays 50% more for housing than they should, 10th most overvalued market nationally

According to the Herald-Tribune, home buyers in Sarasota-Manatee are paying nearly 50% more than they should based on historical trends in the market.

January 28th, 5:15 PM EST by SNN Newsroom
Settlement approved with Vanessa Baugh over COVID vaccine site
Settlement approved with Vanessa Baugh over COVID vaccine site

This is due to her role in organizing a pop-up COVID vaccine site that only served two zip codes in Lakewood Ranch.

January 28th, 12:05 PM EST by SNN Newsroom
Man arrested for string of car burglaries in Manatee County
Man arrested for string of car burglaries in Manatee County

An Indiana man is behind bars as the suspected car burglar in Manatee County. 

January 26th, 5:16 PM EST by Valezka Nava
Manatee school board discusses classroom books vetting process
Manatee school board discusses classroom books vetting process

Members of the Manatee County school board held a meeting Tuesday afternoon to discuss how they are moving forward with the process of approving books in the classroom libraries to comply with a new Florida law. 

January 25th, 5:52 PM EST by Valezka Nava
Parents react to closing of classroom libraries in Manatee County schools
Parents react to closing of classroom libraries in Manatee County schools

Teachers in Manatee County are closing classroom libraries, fearing prosecution under a new Florida law. 

January 24th, 5:17 PM EST by Valezka Nava
Bradenton Police investigating shooting, three victims located at the scene
Bradenton Police investigating shooting, three victims located at the scene

BRADENTON (WSNN) - Three victims are recovering from a shooting that occurred in Bradenton Monday evening. Four individuals were detained following the shooting.

January 24th, 12:06 PM EST by Robert Weich
Manatee County teachers close classroom libraries, fearing new law
Manatee County teachers close classroom libraries, fearing new law

Teachers in Manatee County are closing their classroom libraries, fearing prosecution under a new Florida law. 

January 23rd, 5:41 PM EST by Valezka Nava
Parrish HS cheerleaders win 27th annual competition
Parrish HS cheerleaders win 27th annual competition

They've now won the event two years in a row.

January 22nd, 5:03 PM EST by Marco La Manno
Vehicle accident involving kids with injuries
Vehicle accident involving kids with injuries

LAKEWOOD RANCH (SNN TV) Jan. 19, 2023 - Just before 9 o'clock Thursday night there was a serious accident at Lakewood Ranch Blvd. and Wood Fern Trail. Initial reports are that several children were involved and 2 Bayflight helicopters were needed to take

January 19th, 10:30 PM EST by Don Brennan
Increase in car burglaries in Palmetto have residents on high alert
Increase in car burglaries in Palmetto have residents on high alert

A string of car burglaries in Palmetto has residents on high alert. 

January 19th, 5:12 PM EST by Valezka Nava
Manatee County commissioner gets accident body cam audio tossed
Manatee County commissioner gets accident body cam audio tossed

SARASOTA COUNTY (SNN TV) Jan. 18, 2023 - A Manatee County Commissioner does not go on trial until early February, but he had a victory in court Wednesday. On February 6th, George Kruse will go on trial for DUI charges, but Circuit Judge Erika Quartermaine

January 18th, 9:54 PM EST by Don Brennan
2 minors charged with shooting BB gun at Manatee school buses
2 minors charged with shooting BB gun at Manatee school buses

Two minors are facing felony charges for shooting a BB gun at a Manatee County school bus. 

January 18th, 5:14 PM EST by Valezka Nava
Congressman Buchanan announces Service Academy nominees
Congressman Buchanan announces Service Academy nominees

SARASOTA COUNTY (SNN TV) Jan. 18, 2023 - Congressman Vern Buchanan announced his nominations to the four U.S. Service Academies Wednesday. Each year, members of the House and Senate nominate high school seniors for admission to the U.S. Air Force, Merchan

January 18th, 3:37 PM EST by Don Brennan
Woman severely injured after being hit by garbage truck
Woman severely injured after being hit by garbage truck

MANATEE COUNTY (WSNN) - A woman sustained serious injuries after she was hit by a garbage truck at a parking lot of an apartment complex Tuesday morning.

January 18th, 10:47 AM EST by Robert Weich
Gettel's "Got It", and gives some to Parrish Comm. HS auto repair program
Gettel's "Got It", and gives some to Parrish Comm. HS auto repair program

MANATEE COUNTY (SNN TV) Jan. 17, 2023 - The Gettel Automotive Group is donating $25,000 to the Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair program at Parrish Community High School to develop and employ young, skilled, students for jobs in the automotive servi

January 17th, 3:52 PM EST by Don Brennan
New bill could bring parking garage to Anna Maria Island
New bill could bring parking garage to Anna Maria Island

A proposed bill could bring a parking garage to Anna Maria Island. 

January 16th, 5:05 PM EST by Valezka Nava
Band of the Week 2022 - Lakewood Ranch Mustang Marching Band
Band of the Week 2022 - Lakewood Ranch Mustang Marching Band

The marching band kids with whom SNN spoke at Lakewood Ranch High said 2020 savaged them, and 2021 humbled them.

December 3rd, 1:04 PM EST by Marco La Manno
Band of the Week 2022 - Braden River Marching Band of Pirates
Band of the Week 2022 - Braden River Marching Band of Pirates

Last year, the Pirates were plundered. This year, they've gotten straight superiors.

November 15th, 10:00 AM EST by Marco La Manno
Seven local bands perform superior shows in annual assessment
Seven local bands perform superior shows in annual assessment

Bands across the area traveled to Manatee High School to perform 7-minute shows on which they've labored for as much as four months.

October 30th, 12:24 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Local bands perform at annual MPA Saturday
Local bands perform at annual MPA Saturday

It's the time of the year many students in the area crave: the yearly FBA MPA on the Suncoast.

October 29th, 12:22 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
FBA Marching Assessment celebrates best of Suncoast marching bands
FBA Marching Assessment celebrates best of Suncoast marching bands

The Florida Bandmasters Association is back with their annual Marching Performance Assessment in the Suncoast area, being held at Manatee High.

October 23rd, 5:13 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Band of the Week 2022 - Southeast High Marching Noles
Band of the Week 2022 - Southeast High Marching Noles

It's so cruel that it's taken so long to see the Marching Noles play their halftime show. But you might find it devilishly worth the wait.

October 18th, 7:02 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Former NASA scientist praises climate provisions in Inflation Reduction Act
Former NASA scientist praises climate provisions in Inflation Reduction Act

SARASOTA (SNN TV) - With the Inflation Reduction Act, the United States makes its biggest investment in reversing climate change, which also may help encourage other countries to join the effort. I've spoken many times with the CEO of the Climate Adaptati

September 25th, 6:17 PM EDT by Marco La Manno
Rubio supports 15-week abortion ban, Demings attacks Rubio
Rubio supports 15-week abortion ban, Demings attacks Rubio

Rubio has also said tragic circumstances of a pregnancy -- such as rape or incest -- shouldn't determine whether or not an abortion can happen.

September 17th, 5:19 PM EDT by SNN Newsroom
Demings attacks Rubio on support of full abortion ban in states
Demings attacks Rubio on support of full abortion ban in states

When pressed in a CBS Miami interview, Rubio said he would favor a complete ban on abortion with no exceptions if a state decided on it.

September 4th, 5:40 PM EDT by SNN Newsroom
Three SNN reporters recognized at Sunshine State Awards
Three SNN reporters recognized at Sunshine State Awards

Annette Gutierrez, Cynthia McLaughlin, and Marco La Manno were recognized at the Sunshine State Awards.

August 28th, 5:30 PM EDT by SNN Newsroom

Call tip line: (941) 361-4600 

Trending Stories 

Weather 

It's Your Health 

Sports