Tourist-development tax collections are up on Longboat Key and throughout Sarasota and Manatee counties in the first months of 2012.
The town of Longboat Key will likely face one more year of declining revenues before it reaps the benefits of an improving economy.
Supporters of proposed changes to the town's zoning code say they will make the application process more objective, but opponents say they will make commissionâ€™s decisions harder.
Manatee County rejects funding requests; Crosswalk, beach discussions rescheduled; Town Hall to close for Memorial Day; Town receives four applications for committee
Contractors began installing concrete masonry blocks this week in preparation for the new Publix.
St. Armands Circle parking time-limit change; St. Armands Circle Association welcomes new board; U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla No. 82 appoints national branch chief
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