Vince and Peter Messina are closing the Siesta Market after owning the popular Siesta grocery store since 2001.
A third-party vendor will help the property appraiser round up fraudulent exemptions.
Approximately 30% of Sarasota County government’s workforce will be eligible to retire in the next five years, along with 5% of teachers this year.
As the May runoff election for the District 2 and 3 City Commission races draws nearer, two neighborhood organizations are teaming up for a candidate forum.
A donation for $1,500 will go toward the purchase of cribs for the Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center shelter. The funds were donated by Direct Energy in person to SPARCC on Thursday in the form of a large check.
The project will not cause lane closures until May.
The funding goal is $165,000.