December 19, 2014
Two East County high schools received "A" grades and had high graduation rates in the 2013-2014 school year, a Florida Department of Education report shows.
December 14, 2014
Students in the Bashaw Elementary School Chorus showcased the holiday spirit with a special Christmas music show for parents Dec. 11. The children joined students from Miller Elementary Dec. 14, to sing in the Manatee Village Historical Park during its special Christmas open house event.
December 13, 2014
Braden River Elementary School’s Parent Teacher Organization welcomed more than 600 people to the school's annual Supper with Santa event Dec. 11.
December 6, 2014
Imagine School at Lakewood Ranch families enjoyed arts and crafts and other festivities Dec. 6 at the school's Winter Wonderland fundraiser.
November 21, 2014
Third-grade students at Braden River Elementary School personified the characters they've been reading about during a special character parade Nov. 21, at the school.
November 20, 2014
Local F1 in Schools race team, Slipstream, landed fourth place at the World Competition earlier this week in Abu Dhabi.
November 13, 2014
Third-grade students at Bashaw Elementary school sang about exploration and the greatness of their country during a special American Education Week program Nov. 13, at the school.
November 13, 2014
East County students left today for the F1 in Schools World Finals.
November 10, 2014
Students at Braden River Middle School celebrated the nations servicemen and women during a special Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 10.
November 8, 2014
Braden River High School students capped homecoming week with a space-themed dance Nov. 8.
Food and fun
The Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance and its Young Leaders Alliance have something to talk about: the organizations collected 764 pounds of nonperishable food and $1,295 cash to benefit The Food Bank of Manatee/Meals on Wheels PLUS.
River Club’s Cheryl Kaufman says she’s still pinching herself.
A little “Ho! Ho! Ho!” can go a long way this holiday season.