Join us as we observe and report today's stories from Longboat Key, East County, Sarasota, and Siesta Key.
The public is invited to the forum, which will focus on a community-based, north-end planning effort.
Ray Rajewski is seeking the District 3 Commission seat because he believes residents need an alternative.
Vice Mayor David Brenner believes Longboat Key is a residential community that needs a mix of tourism.
Statistics released by the Longboat Key Police Department showed that total crime fell slightly in 2011.
Board members agreed that problems exist with the pension plan, but they weren't convinced that a crime occurred.