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Freedom Riders return

Freedom Riders return

February 5, 2014

Students at The Out-of-Door Academy earned a special historical treat Jan. 29, when they heard from Dr. Ray Arsenault, author of “Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice.”

Coins for classrooms

February 5, 2014

McNeal Elementary School’s winter carnival event Jan. 25 not only brought smiles to the faces of East County children and their families, but it also helped raise money for classrooms.

Elephant ears

Elephant ears

February 5, 2014

The Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary has added a big act to its Animal Extravaganza this month.

Author Intro

Author Intro

February 5, 2014

Brandeis University professor and best-selling novelist Stephen McCauley spoke to Brandeis National Committee members from Sarasota and Manatee counties Jan. 12, during a brunch held at the Prestancia Country Club.

Weatherman

January 29, 2014

Submit your local weather photos each week for a chance to have your photo published in the East County Observer!

Drive time

January 29, 2014

East County-based Nate’s Honor Animal Rescue seeks donations of new and used golf carts, which the organization will use to transport supplies and animals around its eight-acre no-kill ranch shelter, off Lorraine Road.

Choirs unite

Choirs unite

January 29, 2014

Students from Braden River and Bashaw elementary schools performed Jan. 10 at the Tampa Convention Center for the FMEA Elementary All State Chorus.

Longo set free

Longo set free

January 22, 2014

Manatee County’s resident manatee, Snooty, bid farewell to the last of his two roommates Jan.16.

Horses need home

Horses need home

January 22, 2014

Napier’s Log Cabin Horse and Animal Sanctuary is seeking new homes for several companion horses — horses too small to be considered full-size horses and too large to be called ponies.

Funding families

January 22, 2014

The Lakewood Ranch-based Payton Wright Foundation assisted 600 families of children affected by brain cancer last year, with bills such as mortgages and transportation needs.



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