October 13, 2013
Braden River High School held its homecoming dance Oct. 12. At the “Comic Book” themed dance, held in the school’s gym, students could watch clips of super hero movies on a projector screen as they grooved.
September 11, 2013
"A plane flew into the World Trade Center," I overheard someone say.
September 6, 2013
A surging economy and ambitious public and private developments will significantly change how Sarasota County looks forever.
August 28, 2013
Government subsidies, aka taxpayer funds, for economic development are bad business. Bad business for elected officials to practice. Typically a losing proposition for taxpayers with respect to ROI — return on investment.
July 31, 2013
Manatee County will change forever
July 24, 2013
Read this week's Castaway cartoon.
June 19, 2013
Enjoy this week's Castaway cartoon.
May 29, 2013
Manatee County's ban on nitrogen-based fertilizers begins June 1.
May 29, 2013
Last week in this space, we presented the context for how and why the referendum question on the indigent-care, one-half-cent sales surtax came into being.
May 22, 2013
On June 18, Manatee County voters will vote on two questions that are loaded with big tax consequences.
26 One Touch Art and Bedding
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
26 Thanksgiving Eve Service-Traditional Service
7:00 pm - 6:00 am
3 Advent Study
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
6 17th Annual Jingle & Jog Road Race and 1 Mile Fun Walk
Stuff the bus
A bus isn’t just for transporting people anymore.
As Freedom Elementary celebrated Veterans Day with its annual “Let Freedom Ring” courtyard ceremony Nov. 12, there was a special treat in the crowd: original Parent-Teacher Organization member Sharri Cagle and two of her three children, Lindsey and Logan.
Help for homes
Habitat for Humanity is known for building homes for families.