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News Briefs 08.05.10

News Briefs 08.05.10

August 4, 2010

Manatee County commissioners last week approved 4-3 an increase of 10 cents for every $1,000 of assessed value on Truth in Millage notices that will be sent to tax payers in August.

Council of Governments meets tonight

Council of Governments meets tonight

August 3, 2010

Topics of discussion will include a hurricane exercise follow-up and post-disaster redevelopment planning.

Primrose kids collect for 'precious pets'

Primrose kids collect for 'precious pets'

August 3, 2010

Children collected more than 300 canned and dry pet foot items for a local animal sanctuary through their Precious Pets program.

BCC invites business owners to forum

BCC invites business owners to forum

August 2, 2010

The Manatee County Board of County Commissioners invites local business people to its "We are Listening, Part II" forum Aug. 2.

RECIPE AND A RESERVATION: Gecko's Grill and Pub

RECIPE AND A RESERVATION: Gecko's Grill and Pub

August 2, 2010

Gecko's Grill and Pub Head Chef Gordon Yates shares an exclusive recipe with YourObserver.com readers.

Cabaret rocks out for food bank

Cabaret rocks out for food bank

July 31, 2010

East County residents piled into the Lake Osprey Cabaret July 31 for the Midsummer Night’s Rock & Roll Party to raise funds and non-perishable food for Meals on Wheels PLUS. Festivities included live music by the Michael Mac Band, contests, raffles and socializing.

Drivers slide in fun at speedway

Drivers slide in fun at speedway

July 31, 2010

The Desoto Super Speedway is hosting its first Mud n Music event this weekend. It features mudding, mud drag racing, live music and other festivities. Activities continue tonight through 11 p.m., and from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday.

Opera singers bring 'pop' to Palm Aire

Opera singers bring 'pop' to Palm Aire

July 30, 2010

Singers Carol Sparrow and Randolph Locke brought their vocal talents to the Palm Aire Country Club July 30 with a special musical performance, pOpera! The opera singers performed old favorites by artists such as Frank Sinatra and Barbra Streisand during dinner.

Palm Aire luau waves of fun

Palm Aire luau waves of fun

July 30, 2010

Members of the Palm Aire Country Club recently enjoyed a festive luau and pig roast. The event featured tropical music and foods such as curried seafood chowder, carved suckling pig and pineapple upside down cake.

CAMP SPOTLIGHT: Kids Activity Center (WITH VIDEO)

CAMP SPOTLIGHT: Kids Activity Center (WITH VIDEO)

July 29, 2010

This week, The East County Observer caught up with children at Kids Activity Center to find out what they loved most about the center's Summer Vacation Camp, which features in-house field trips, gymnastics, crafts and other activities.



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