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Employees of Lakewood Ranch Medical Center gathered Aug. 9, at the Polo Grill and Bar, for the restaurant's Charity Bartending Night. The event benefited hospital employee Karen Haga, who is battling cancer.
About 50 residents gathered Wednesday night to share their concerns with Sen. Mike Bennett about the condition of their homes, which are experiencing severe issues from water intrusion.
The developer of the Eagle Trace subdivision is seeking to increase the number of residential units for the property.
Yourobserver.com has claimed first place in four 2012 Local Media Association Community Web Site awards.