Several advisories, including coastal flooding, high surf, rip current and flood watch are in effect until Thursday or Friday.
Today's Stories: Woman charged in hit-and-run death; Man killed in accident in Lakewood Ranch Corporate Park; Patron Saint: Maggi Taylor; N THE KITCHEN WITH: Chef Raymond Arpke
The day was overcast as Out-of-Door Academy librarian Glendy Huene and 90 staff members walked towards the library from their end of the year school meeting Wednesday, June 5 for a surprise reception and library name unveiling.
Sarasota County commissioners approved a 20-year lease with the University of Florida Board of Trustees for a county-owned building on Orange Avenue.
The Sarasota County Sheriffâ€™s Office arrested Leslie Williams Wednesday, June 5, in connection with her husbandâ€™s death.
Sarasota County commissioners approved the local marketing organizationâ€™s plan to double its budget to $10 million by 2020.
This week the Observer went in the kitchen with chef Raymond Arpke of Euphemia Haye, a Sarasota-Manatee Originals restaurant.