January 29, 2010
Nearly 250 students at the Tabernacle Christian School enjoyed a winter wonderland celebration Jan. 29, as five tons of snow fell on the school's lawn overnight. Students enjoyed sled riding, getting their pictures taken, crafts and hot chocolate and chocolate covered marshmallows, among other tasty treats.
January 27, 2010
Braden River Presbyterian Church's Lady Crafters group has adopted The Handmade Afghans Project as a focus for 2010.
January 24, 2010
More than 200 people gathered at 4 p.m., Jan. 24 for the dedication ceremony of Risen Savior Lutheran Church's new building. Following a special dedication service, attendees gathered for a time of food and fellowship.
January 6, 2010
Living Lord Lutheran Church completed recently its 3,500-square-foot expansion, while RiverLife Church is in the middle of the largest change in its 90-plus-year history.
December 24, 2009
This Christmas Eve marks Christian Retreat Pastor Phil Derstine's 25th year leading carolers on a tour of local bars.
December 22, 2009
The Tabernacle church held performances of its annual Living Nativity show last week. Nightly performances, which concluded Dec. 20, drew hundreds of East County residents.
December 18, 2009
Residents at the Woodlands Village retirement home have been partnering with first grade classes at Oneco Elementary School since the start of school.
December 18, 2009
The East County church will hold its annual Living Nativity show through Dec. 20.
December 17, 2009
East County residents gathered on Lakewood Ranch Main Street for the sixth annual grand Hanukkah celebration hosted by the Chabad of Bradenton & Lakewood Ranch Thursday. Festivities included live music, face painting, concessions, a Dreidel House and a grand Menorah lighting ceremony, among others.
December 2, 2009
From menorahs and dreidels to music and hockey, Chabad of Bradenton and Lakewood Ranch is ready to celebrate.
17 Women's Council of Realtors Fashion Show
20 First Responders Community Day
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
24 Food Fight
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
26 Lakewood Ranch Republican Club Luncheon
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
MTI hosts 9/11 blood drive
As the nation remembers the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, Manatee Technical Institute will commemorate the tragedy with a blood drive from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 10 and Sept. 11, at its main campus, 6305 State Road 70 East, in front of Braden River High Schol.
Salon hosts benefit for transplant recipient
An East County salon is trimming up to support a local 32-year-old battling cystic fibrosis.
Texting video goes viral
Seven million clicks. For Salt & Light Productions, the number was unimaginable.