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PHOTO GALLERY: Honoring Navy SEAL Brian Bill and His Fellow SEALS: A Benefit for the Navy SEAL Foundation

PHOTO GALLERY: Honoring Navy SEAL Brian Bill and His Fellow SEALS: A Benefit for the Navy SEAL Foundation

February 24, 2012

East County residents paid tribute to the life of U.S. Navy SEAL Brian Bill and his fellow U.S. Navy SEAL Team 6 team during Honoring Navy SEAL Brian Bill and His Fellow SEALS: A Benefit for the Navy SEAL Foundation Feb. 24 at the Lakewood Ranch Cinemas. Bill was among those killed after the Taliban fired a rocket-propelled grenade into their helicopter during a mission in the Maidan Wardak province of Afghanistan. During the fundraiser, guests enjoyed a mid-morning reception followed by a private screening of the film “Act of Valor,” a film inspired by true events and starring active-duty Navy SEALs.

PHOTO GALLERY: Divas and Daddies Dance

PHOTO GALLERY: Divas and Daddies Dance

February 24, 2012

Fathers and daughters at Freedom Elementary School danced the night away tonight during the school's Divas and Daddies Dance.

PHOTO GALLERY: Braden River Elementary School Cafeteria Rock Star Day

PHOTO GALLERY: Braden River Elementary School Cafeteria Rock Star Day

February 23, 2012

Students at Braden River Elementary School let the good times roll during the school’s Cafeteria Rock Star Day Feb. 23. During their lunch periods, students enjoyed a special rock star menu and listened to rock and roll hits played by the Guitar Center’s Stephen Miller and Jimi Gee. The event celebrated BRE’s Learning Rocks school theme.

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Building homes

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Building homes

February 23, 2012

Rick Obeid, of New Panel Homes, today caulks one of five new dog cottage at Honor Animal Rescue's Ranch on Lorraine Road. Volunteers from T.J. Maxx painted the structures Wednesday.

ODA opens new baseball facilities

ODA opens new baseball facilities

February 23, 2012

The Out-of-Door Academy on Feb. 21 celebrated the grand opening of its new Thunder Baseball Concession Building and Scorer's Booth.

PHOTO GALLERY: Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance MemberFest

PHOTO GALLERY: Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance MemberFest

February 22, 2012

Members of the Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance enjoyed an evening of fun and games during the organization’s MemberFest 2012 block party Feb. 22 on Main Street in Lakewood Ranch. Those in attendance enjoyed playing games, sampling food from local restaurants, a wacky member awards presentation, prizes, networking and socializing with other members.

FIVE THINGS YOU DIDN'T KNOW ABOUT: Bill Mixon

FIVE THINGS YOU DIDN'T KNOW ABOUT: Bill Mixon

February 22, 2012

83-year-old Bill Mixon is one of Manatee County's most famous farmers. Read more about this local icon in our candid Q&A.

Cops Corner: East County

Cops Corner: East County

February 22, 2012

Enjoy this week's edition of Cops Corner.

Neighbors: Bill Mixon

Neighbors: Bill Mixon

February 22, 2012

At 83 years old, one of the East County's most famous farmers has published his memoirs in 'Believers in Action: Mixon Fruit Farms.'

Cool Today Weather Photo Contest Winner

Cool Today Weather Photo Contest Winner

February 22, 2012

Javier Huanay took this sunset photo at Jiggs Landing.



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