Sarasota County wants to restore the 98-mile watershed draining into Dona Bay back to a natural state after years of man-made changes altered the system.
The Florida Department of Transportation begins preliminary work on a $4 million rehabilitation project Wednesday.
An unnamed man jumped from the bridge this morning after being involved in a hit-and-run accident near the intersection of North Tamiami Trail and University Parkway.
From industrial sculptures to pottery, vendors had a variety to offer for the annual Siesta Key Craft Festival on Saturday and Sunday in Siesta Key Village.
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Florida Department of Transportation representatives updated the Siesta Key Association on possible changes to the Beach Road, Midnight Pass Road intersection at last night's meeting.
Sarasota County School Board members, district staff, past winners and Education Foundation members delivered the 2015-2016 Teacher of the Year awards to three finalists.