+New merchants group forms
The Sarasota Downtown Merchants Association’s agenda is to lobby for Main Street improvements, bring in customers and be a united voice for shop owners.
+Siesta condo owners could see rise in insurance
A change in Citizens Property Insurance Group's policies could leave Siesta Key condo owners exposed.
+Manatee County Sheriff's Office arrests burglary suspect
Late last night, Manatee County deputies received a call from a complainant that a white Ford Ranger without a bumper was driving around the neighborhood and appeared to be the same individuals who were breaking into cars a couple nights ago.
+Great white named for original Shark Lady
A 2,500-pound great white shark was tagged and named for Mote founder Dr. Eugenie "Genie" Clark.