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Preschoolers sparkle at Butterfly Ball

Preschoolers sparkle at Butterfly Ball

March 19, 2010

The moment the First Presbyterian preschoolers arrived at Butterfly Ball, they headed straight for the courtyard, filled with fun activities such as face painting.

SMS students reenact Civil War era

SMS students reenact Civil War era

March 19, 2010

Sarasota Middle School eighth graders don vintage-style bustle dresses and traditional military uniforms for the 13th annual Civil War Camp Day. The students reenacted for visitors and younger students what life was like during the Civil War period.

PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Ugly Betty

PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Ugly Betty

March 19, 2010

Covered in writing, a beat-up mailbox and quite possibly part of a bird's nest, this colorful scooter was spotted today on Main Street. It drew a crowd of passers-by, who all paused to snap a photograph.

Principal Dragon circles back to his roots

Principal Dragon circles back to his roots

March 19, 2010

Principal Steve Dragon will become Southside Elementary School’s new principal in July.

Bar fight leads to attempted murder charge

Bar fight leads to attempted murder charge

March 18, 2010

A sheriff's deputy is caught from behind and placed in a choke hold while he escorted one of the fighters out of a Gulf Gate bar.

Repair work continues one year later at Five Points

Repair work continues one year later at Five Points

March 18, 2010

When a piece of the Plaza at Five Points building detached last March and hit a shopper on the street below, the building's contractor began a repair process that is still ongoing.

Voters strongly support referendum

Voters strongly support referendum

March 18, 2010

Precinct-by-precinct results showed voters within the city limits overwhelmingly voted yes to extend a 1-mill school tax. Only two precincts countywide voted against the referendum.

Connectivity plan moves forward

Connectivity plan moves forward

March 18, 2010

On Monday, City Commissioners approved a connectivity plan to slow traffic and increase pedestrian access to the bayfront through a series of six roundabouts on U.S. 41 and lower speed limits.

Golden Apple could close

Golden Apple could close

March 18, 2010

The 40-year-old downtown Sarasota dinner theater may have to shut down, because two simultaneous construction projects will take away its customer parking areas.

SYC leprechaun rules the club for St. Pat's

SYC leprechaun rules the club for St. Pat's

March 17, 2010

Sarasota Yacht Club members held their St. Patrick's Day party March 17, at the new club. One rowdy member came dressed as a leprechaun and roused the club all night long.



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