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PHOTO GALLERY: Football Frenzy
Children at the Tabernacle Christian School dressed in their favorite team’s garb and headed to a grassy field Jan. 30 for the school’s annual Football Frenzy and Bible Trivia event.
FYI Friday — Your weekly news roundup
Catch up on the week's most important and most interesting news stories from Sarasota, Longboat Key and East County with FYI Friday.
Johnson Estate sells for $5.3 million
The home was once listed for $13 million but was most recently listed for $7.5 million.
Sarasota County collects $17.5 million in impact fees
The 2014 total was up $8.4 million from the 2013 fiscal year.
31 Girl Empowerment Day
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
31 7th Annual Military Ball
31 Catholic Charities Ball
31 Opera Gala