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Peacocks causing trouble again

Peacocks causing trouble again

November 25, 2009

The famous Longbeach Village peacock flock has grown to more than 30 birds. It will be reduced to a dozen birds next month.

Town engineer finds roundabout flaws

Town engineer finds roundabout flaws

November 24, 2009

The town manager received permission to spend $25,000 for a consultant to combat the city of Sarasota’s roundabout proposal earlier this year.

Turkeys with gratitude

Turkeys with gratitude

November 24, 2009

For three hours Friday, Nov. 20, Plymouth Harbor CEO and President Harry Hobson and staff members Jose Rocha and Sonya Williams handed out turkeys to 200 staff members and those closely associated with the community's services. Dorothy Cleare, left, assistant occupational therapist at Plymouth Harbor, accepts the iconic bird of Thanksgiving before she leaves for the day.

In Brief

In Brief

November 24, 2009

Community news and notes

Town works to restore beach

Town works to restore beach

November 24, 2009

Public Works Director Juan Florensa said the loss of a beach near the North Shore Road beach access is now a threat to the road and town utilities.

Key resident gives thanks for gift of life

Key resident gives thanks for gift of life

November 24, 2009

Gulfshore of Longboat Key resident Charlotte Jensen received a kidney transplant six months ago.

Save Our Seabirds helps bird, plane

Save Our Seabirds helps bird, plane

November 24, 2009

The organization came to the rescue of a swan living on a closed runway of Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport.

Sarasota Bay receives good report card

Sarasota Bay receives good report card

November 24, 2009

The Sarasota Bay Estuary Program reports about 4,040 acres of new seagrass habitat have been created.

Tiger Bay Club debates oil drilling

Tiger Bay Club debates oil drilling

November 24, 2009

An oil drilling discussion at The Sarasota Tiger Bay Club's monthly meeting got heated when environmentalists debated with oil drilling supporters.

Firefighter disputes pension change

Firefighter disputes pension change

November 24, 2009

Firefighter paramedic Jeff Bullock told the firefighter pension board the town's pension liability should not be held against the firefighters as they try to broker a new contract.



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