The Literacy Council of Sarasota needs tutors to help adults improve their English skills.
Twenty-eight seniors from Sarasota County public high schools will get to compete for 8,300 National Merit Scholarships.
On Wednesday, Sept. 14, the College Board, a non-profit organization that administers voluntary tests in the U.S., announced the scores of the 2011 Scholastic Assessment Test.
Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT) approved increases in fares that will take effect Oct. 3.
The Sarasota County Commission Tuesday unanimously approved a staff recommendation that the new Gulf Gate Library be built on the site of the current facility, 7112 Curtiss Avenue.
At 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, a man entered the liquor store of Sweetbay Supermarket with a handgun and demanded money from the store clerk.
The Sarasota Police Department union is upset that the city wonâ€™t give its officers the same option it afforded the local Teamsters union last month: the option to keep their pensions.