Manatee County Hearing Officer Lori Dorman officially approved a special permit for the long-debated gun club in Lakewood Ranch when she issued her final order yesterday.
Today's Stories: Deputies find dead man near Pinecraft Park; Longboat Key mayor, vice mayor remain seated; Rick Mills swears in as Manatee County School District superintendent; River Club Plaza takes shape
Rick Mills was sworn in as Manatee County School District superintendent, in a ceremony this morning.
Manatee County voters will vote in June on
a half-cent sales surtax to fund indigent health care.
Horseshoe Cove residents and 91 cancer survivors teamed to beat the disease at the parkâ€™s fifth Relay for Life Walk, a tradition that has brought in more than $110,000. in 10 years.
As eighth-grade student Javaire Perry sits in Carrie Rainwaterâ€™s science class, he pulls out his iPod and begins navigating the screen.
Two East County families each adopted a child with extremely different backgrounds from Uganda last month.