+UPDATE: Bomb threat called in at Fruitville Elementary
The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office and school security investigated the incident yesterday evening.
+City Commission requests new garage designs
At today's City Commission meeting, commissioners revisited earlier State Street garage plans and asked the city’s Urban Design Studio to prepare additional mock-ups.
+School board votes to adopt budget tonight
More than a week after postponing it, the Manatee County School Board will vote to adopt its 2013-14 fiscal year budget in a final public hearing tonight.
+Contemporary art exhibition space opens in Rosemary District
The Ice House is the exhibition space for Alfstad& Productions, and plans to launch season of exhibitions and events beginning this November.
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Mote-tagged shark swims toward Sarasota
A 14-foot, 2,300-pound great white shark is currently heading eastbound toward Sarasota.
Police get a wheel deal from anonymous citizen
An anonymous citizen recently contacted the town with an offer to buy the Longboat Key Police Department a new bicycle.
Surprise daytime turtle encounter
On his evening beach walk, Longboat Key resident Mike Haycock was in for a big surprise when he spotted a sea turtle coming out of the water Sunday.