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Bayfront Park playground reopens

Bayfront Park playground reopens

July 28, 2014

The playground at Bayfront Park has reopened today following a closure for repairs that lasted more than four months.

UPDATE: Plane crash kills one on south county beach

UPDATE: Plane crash kills one on south county beach

July 28, 2014

Caspersen Beach is closed after a plane making an emergency landed killed 36-year-old Ommy Irizarry and seriously injured his daughter Sunday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Fashion Dash

PHOTO GALLERY: Fashion Dash

July 26, 2014

Fashion lovers and families spent the afternoon at Plato Closet’s 2nd annual Fashion Dash — Clothing Exchange and Fashion Show Saturday, July 26, at Selby Library. The all-day event was hosted by Selby Library Youth Department and invited the community to swap clothes in exchange for gently used articles of clothing and accessories. In the afternoon, Plato’s Closet hosted a catwalk with models and a dance performance by members of the Roy McBean Boys and Girls Club. All the clothes left at the end of the day were donated to Sarasota charities.

PHOTO GALLERY: Women Equity Luncheon

PHOTO GALLERY: Women Equity Luncheon

July 26, 2014

The Manatee and Sarasota Commissions on the Status of Women and the League of Women Voters in Manatee and Sarasota hosted the 20th annual Women's Equity Luncheon Saturday, July 26, at the Hyatt Regency, Sarasota. Before eating, guests were invited to socialize and hear from national and local organizations including Planned Parenthood, New College of Florida Foundation and WSLR.

FYI Friday — Your weekly news roundup

FYI Friday — Your weekly news roundup

July 25, 2014

Catch up on the week's most important and most interesting news stories from Sarasota, Longboat Key and East County with FYI Friday.

Sarasota Memorial names new CEO

Sarasota Memorial names new CEO

July 25, 2014

The Sarasota County Public Hospital Board named former Sarasota Memorial Chief Operating Officer David Verinder as CEO in a unanimous vote Friday. Verinder has served as interim CEO since the departure of Gwen MacKenzie in May.

Preliminary city millage rate stays flat

Preliminary city millage rate stays flat

July 25, 2014

Despite a $3.6 million general fund deficit, the Sarasota City Commission voted to keep the property tax rate level, opting to explore other avenues for balancing the budget.

Sarasota 2050 changes advance to County Commission

Sarasota 2050 changes advance to County Commission

July 25, 2014

After three hours of public comment, the Sarasota County Planning Commission unanimously approved proposed amendments to Sarasota 2050.

PHOTO GALLERY: Music at the Point

PHOTO GALLERY: Music at the Point

July 24, 2014

Sixties music lovers celebrated their favorite music with Music at the Point Thursday, July 24, at Historic Spanish Point. Local band Sundown performed hits by the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Steppenwolf and more for attendees. The concert was held in the Sunken Garden and Pagoda.

PHOTO GALLERY: Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce Trustee Reception

PHOTO GALLERY: Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce Trustee Reception

July 24, 2014

The Resort at Longboat Key Club hosted the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce's Trustee Reception Thursday, July 24, in the Island House Dining Room.



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