Caleb, a Kemp's ridley turtle rescued on Ormond Beach, is now a permanent resident at The Aquarium at Mote Marine Laboratory.
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Town attorney David Persson accepted the city of Venice town attorney post Tuesday afternoon.
Longboat Observer Senior Editor Dora Walters retired after a career that spans more than six decades as an inquisitive journalist.
Sarasota police arrested Francis Gerry Monday morning after he allegedly burglarized a time-share unit. He is a suspect in a string of similar incidents.
Hilton Hotels is pressing Ocean Properties to meet a June 1 deadline to begin renovations. If it doesnâ€™t, Hilton may pull out.
If ratified, firefighters would join the state-run Florida Retirement System. But state rules regarding contributions could make it a tough sell for the union.