Commissioner Joe Barbetta spearheaded motions during an April 9 meeting, to earmark $79,200 of tourist development funds for the Suncoast Offshore Grand Prix.
Mayor Suzanne Atwell said the City Commission needed to address the increase in panhandling.
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Officers found a 22-year-old woman with gunshot wounds on the floor of an apartment after 11 p.m. Sunday, April 14.
Sarasota Christian Odyssey of the Mind teams will compete with students from all over the world at Michigan State University May 22 to 25.
Students will have an opportunity to enroll in four or six-week summer courses for the first time in the school's history.
Commissioners will also vote on tandem parking and discuss sound regulations.