Employment in Sarasota County grew 4.9% in 2013, making it one of the leading counties for job growth in the U.S., according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released this month.
Sarasota ranked fifth out of 292 counties that experienced job growth last year. Employment in the U.S. as a whole grew 1.8% from December 2012 to the same month the following year.
Weld, Colo., led the nation with 6% employment growth, while Lee County, Sonoma, Calif. and Douglas, Colo. rounded out the top five large counties.
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1 Social Media for Social Change Training
1 Season of Nonviolence Kickoff Event
2 Town Hall Lecture Series: Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.
10:30 am - 7:30 pm
2 Alzheimer'a Association "Reason to Hope" luncheon
The ribbon-cutting ceremony Saturday for the Gulf Gate Public Library was a cause for celebration.
The doctor is in
Students in the early childhood program The Gan at Temple Sinai donned stethoscopes for an exercise in veterinary medicine.
Did you notice a familiar name in the February issue of Southern Living magazine?