Though Police Chief Bernadette DiPino has taken heat from inside and
out of the department, she remains focused on community-based policing.
Unfunded pension liabilities aren't a concern for Sarasota County due
to a statewide pension program that ranks among the best in the country.
Concerns prompt the Siesta Key Association to hire a third-party coastal engineer to review a proposed dredging project for Big Pass.
After City Commissioner Paul Caragiulo criticized the commission for its lack of focus on investment, other officials spoke about the cityâ€™s approach to development and how they work with one another.
The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Aviation Unit won third place in a national competition in July for its use
of infrared technology in apprehending robbery suspects.
Operation Booster Bumper garners another victory for Sheriff Knight's intelligence-led policing model.
More than 20 years after attending a New Jersey summer camp for children with cancer, Jay Riley returned as a volunteer counselor.