March 18, 2013
BRHS Technology Student Association students earned 18 first-place finishes at the Florida TSA competition awards ceremony March 16.
March 10, 2013
Haile Middle School students kicked off their Spring Break with a special "So You Think You Can Dance" competition March 8, at the end of school.
March 9, 2013
Children at Gullett Elementary School walked for a cause March 8, helping the school’s Parent Teacher Organization raise more than $17,000.
March 7, 2013
The Manatee County School District hosted its annual EdVantage Education Awards event March 6.
March 5, 2013
The Manatee County Schools Educator of the Year and Support Employee of the Year will be named tomorrow night when the district hosts the EdVantage Education Awards.
March 4, 2013
More than 200 guests gathered March 2, at the Polo Grill and Bar's Fete Ballroom, Cardinal Mooney Catholic High School "Luck of the Irish" themed gala.
March 3, 2013
Families of McNeal Elementary School gathered March 2 in the school’s courtyard for a carnival. Guests played carnival-style games, slid down slides and won prizes.
March 3, 2013
Students and families huddled on blankets and chairs and endured the cold at Braden River Elementary School’s Family Bonfire Night March 1. Attendees played by the school’s playground and ate S’mores and Chick-fil-A among other activities.
March 2, 2013
Families of Faith Preschool and Faith United Church of Christ gathered March 2, at the church for the preschool's annual Kid's Carnival fundraiser.
March 1, 2013
Children at Kiddie Academy today celebrated the birthday of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, with activities inspired by the author's children’s books
Ranch rallies against cancer
East County residents will rally to fight cancer Saturday, May 18, as the American Cancer Society hosts its annual Lakewood Ranch Relay for Life event at the Lakewood Ranch YMCA.
Barista pours on fun for daughters
State Road 70 Starbucks barista and East County resident Cyndee Vanderford showed her daughters the world of lattes and mochas for Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day April 25.
Troop plants Freedom's courtyard
Girls in Girl Scouts Junior Troop 181, at Freedom Elementary School, recently earned their Bronze Award by researching and planting the back of the school’s courtyard.