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Longboat Key Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 3 years ago

JAN. 20: Daily Headlines Video

by: Eddie Kirsch

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+ Lewis accepts contract as interim city manager
The Sarasota City Commission unanimously approved hiring Terry Lewis as its interim city manager at a special commission meeting this morning. Lewis' last day as the Interim Sarasota County Sarasota Administrator is today.


+ Wet-suit burglar on St. Armands eludes police
Police searched the area this morning for a burglar who possibly swum away from authorities.

+ Deputies arrest fugitives wanted for murder
U.S. Marshals Service and the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office worked together to arrest two men
wanted for murder in Louisville Kentucky.

+ Man arrested for child pornography
Detectives have arrested 50-year-old Richard Chaikin, of Sarasota, on charges of child pornography.

+ Commission to take two-step approach to code issues
The Longboat Key Town Commission reached consensus to move forward with a review
of planned-use development issues.

+ Vijay Iyer named winner of 2012 Greenfield Prize
The 2012 Greenfield Prize, given by the Hermitage Artists Retreat and the Greenfield Foundation,
was awarded in the field of music this year.


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