Commissioners voted 4-1 to hold an appeal hearing on the Walmart Supercenter planned for the Ringling Shopping Center.
The Anti-SRQ Walmart Direct Action Planning Committee tarred and feathered a smiley face Wal-Mart icon Monday, Jan. 7, prior to the commission meeting at the Sarasota City Hall.
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Sarasota County Sheriff Tom Knight Tuesday will present a study to county commissioners Tuesday, Jan. 8, that calls for the agency to double its facility space.
Protesters will tar and feather a smiley face resembling the former Wal-Mart icon before Sarasota city commissioners consider an appeal of the Ringling Walmart.
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