Manatee County Hearing Officer Lori Dorman changed course yet again on a proposed gun club in Lakewood Ranch Wednesday, reopening a public hearing out of concern about noise from gunfire.
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State College of Florida's Board of Trustees named interim President Dr. Carol Probstfeld as the school's sixth president in a 7-0 vote at a special meeting Tuesday.
The Manatee County School Board's Citizen Advisory Group narrowed its top 10 candidates for the district's superintendent post to five Tuesday night.
Greta Curry, Sammy Hyatt and Matt Vaadi
marched in the 57th Inaugural Day Parade
with the Boston Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps.
The Lakewood Ranch IDA will hire Magnum Builders of Sarasota to construct its new maintenance facility.
Blackstone Group's Invitation Homes has purchased more than 100 distressed homes in Manatee County, with plans to rent the properties.