Sarasota County crime dropped more than 16% in 2012 compared to 2011.
Today's Stories: New roundabouts planned for U.S. 41; Village crosswalk lighting receives green light; Pastry Art owner passes the cup; No laughing matter: Pam McCurdy
The Sarasota Farmers Market is selling $10 raffle tickets through the end of June to collect funds for the market and to give market goers a chance to win a prize.
After owning Pastry Art for five years, Forrest Shaw sold the cafÃ© to Chip and Katie Beeman, who own two local eateries, Main Bar, in Sarasota, and Katieâ€™s CafÃ©, in Bradenton.
Hudson Bayou residents say protecting trees is one possible way to preserve the character of their historic neighborhood.
Monthly property sales surpass 1,000; City of Sarasota ranks high for walkability; City of Sarasota offices will be closed Memorial Day
The Metropolitan Planning Organization will vote next month on two proposed additions.