September 9, 2014
At its meeting at 5:45 p.m. Sept. 9, the Manatee County School District will discuss and potentially vote on whether to bring security guards to 32 county elementary schools.
August 27, 2014
The Manatee County School District tabled the discussion on elementary school security personnel at its meeting Aug. 26.
August 26, 2014
The Manatee County School District gauged an increase of 1,007 students for the 2014-2015 school year after a five-day count.
August 25, 2014
At its meeting at 5:45 p.m. July 26, the Manatee County School District will discuss options for armed security personnel at each area elementary school.
August 21, 2014
Haile Middle School principal Sharon Scarbrough and Assistant Principals Bob Sloman and Kate Collis participated in the ALS Association's Ice Bucket Challenge Aug. 20.
August 18, 2014
Superintendent Rick Mills greeted families at Freedom Elementary School today.
August 16, 2014
Campers at Jump Dance Co. finished a summers' worth of dance camps with a talent show Aug. 15.
August 14, 2014
The Charlotte, Sarasota and Manatee counties' School Boards met Aug. 13 at Polo Grill and Bar to share ideas on technology in the classroom and other relevant topics to today's students.
August 12, 2014
The Manatee County School District will vote at its meeting from 5:45 to 8 p.m., Aug. 12, on whether to apply $7,667 toward the Farmworker Education and Services Program at Manatee Technical Institute.
August 8, 2014
Imagine School at Lakewood Ranch hosted a barbecue night for its families Aug. 7.
As ladies in the Lakewood Ranch Women’s Club walked into a Monte Carlo-themed Casino Night Oct. 23, at the Polo Grill and Bar, a Sean Connery-version of James Bond, dressed in a white tuxedo, took them by the arms, and posed for a picture.
Give, get a treat
Residents of Summerfield Glades have made it a Halloween tradition to gather at the driveway of Maggie White and pass out candy.
Fall back an hour
Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. Nov. 2, so turn back those clocks before bedtime Saturday night.