The deadline to apply for the Manatee County Schools Superintendent position passed Wednesday.
Manatee County Hearing Officer Lori Dorman issued a notice of intent to approve a special permit application for the proposed Ancient Oak Gun Club in Lakewood Ranch.
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Lisa Kay Gunn, 40, of Bradenton, and Nadine Hoffman, of Sarasota died in the crash.
Manatee County Sheriff Brad Steube remains confident the individual
who murdered Lakewood Ranch resident Ina Gross last year will be caught.
Passions flared during the first meeting of 2013, as the board discussed dumpsites and a lake and wetland maintenance project.
Restaurateur Tommy Klauber will lead the Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance into 2013.