- Saturday March 9, 2013
- 8:00am - 12:30pm
- AmericInn Hotel, 5931 Fruitville Road, Sarasota
- Dr. Colbert
- Group Hosting:
- Firearms Training Institute of Sarasota
- Group Benefiting:
- FTI of Sarasota
- Dr. Colbert
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The Firearms Training Institute of Sarasota will host an NRA First Steps Pistol Course taught by local NRA certified instructors to cover the basics of safe gun handling and shooting. The four-hour Course will emphasize the safe and proper handling and use of pistols. Participants will learn about firearm safety, parts and operation, shooting fundamentals, maintenance, storage options and much more. This course meets the Florida training requirements for Concealed Carry Permit applicants. Nonresidents are also eligible.
North end will receive some sand
The town of Longboat Key has been working with WCIND and Manatee County to receive sand dredged from the boat channel near Longboat Pass.
Sarasota Memorial begins work on pedestrian bridge
The hospital is undergoing construction, as crews have begun to install a 25,400-pound pedestrian bridge linking buildings on Arlington Street.
Boaters' Coalition says no to Big Pass dredge
On Saturday the group joined a growing chorus of opposition to the Army Corps project, injecting for the first time in the debate the voice of stakeholders not focused on Siesta Key.
Observer debate takes place at 7 p.m. tonight
All four Longboat Key Town Commission candidates will attend tonight’s debate at Bayfront Park Recreation Center.