Preliminary plans outline 144 luxury condos and a 275-room hotel on a 2.9-acre vacant parcel.
Cool weather has pared crowds of students spending spring break on the island, but law enforcement remains bolstered.
Commissioners praise Sarasota County Administrator Randall Reid's focus on ethics, but highlight staff communication as still an area of focus for improvement.
County bans space-saving in public lots
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The sixth annual Jazz Under the Stars concert offers a relaxing night
of live outdoor music.
The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested an 18-year-old man for burglaries in a neighborhood near Family Park at 10:10 p.m. last night.