+Patrol targets DUI violations
Manatee County Sheriff's Office deputies made three DUI arrests and issued 16 citations during a DUI enforcement detail.
+Thaxton tapped by Venice charity
The three-term Sarasota County Commissioner will start work as director of community investment for the Gulf Coast Community Foundation Monday.
+The Golden Apple closes for business
Sarasota County Sheriff's office has given the Golden Apple Theatre an eviction notice and changed the locks on the doors of the building.
+Tourism tepid in July
Bed tax collections on Siesta Key slipped 14% this July compared with the same month in 2011.
+IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Ed Catalane
Ed Catalane, who works as the head chef at the Windsor of Lakewood Ranch, grew up in an Italian household with seven siblings. This carbonara dish is one his mother used frequently.