Some visitors to the beach voice complaints about the garbage, but county officials stand behind current cleanup procedures.
The process of repairing the grounds at Luke Wood Park has residents at nearby condominiums â€” already upset by protracted lift station construction â€” frustrated.
Concluding two days of budget workshops, the City Commission narrowly approved a preliminary millage rate for 2013-14 that represents an 8.48% increase over last year.
Church of the Redeemer needlepoint members meet every Thursday to beautify their church. One kneeler can take months to embroider, but the group finds the hobby relaxing.
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Overlay District revisions will need support from the island's three associations, county commission says.
The Venice-based organization has expanded to Southside Village in Sarasota with a newly opened philanthropy center.