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FPL to hold rate increase hearing Thursday

FPL to hold rate increase hearing Thursday

May 30, 2012

Residential and business customers of FPL are invited to share their views of FPL's service quality and discuss a proposed rate increase at City Hall Thursday.

Grant extended for EOC funding

Grant extended for EOC funding

May 30, 2012

The $1 million grant to Sarasota County for the new emergency operations center has been extended.

Sarasota County receives distinguished budget award

Sarasota County receives distinguished budget award

May 30, 2012

The county has received a budget award for its accounting practices for 22 consecutive years.

Circle officials bemoan lack of service

Circle officials bemoan lack of service

May 30, 2012

St. Armands Circle officials warn city staff that the lack of basic services is starting to affect the Circle's overall appearance as a major tourism destination.

Glasser-Schoenbaum Center unveils plans for new health facility

Glasser-Schoenbaum Center unveils plans for new health facility

May 30, 2012

With donations from Longboaters Sam and Sally Shapiro and co-founder Betty Schoenbaum, the center hopes to break ground on its new children’s health facility this summer.

PHOTO GALLERY: Blues and Brews

PHOTO GALLERY: Blues and Brews

May 29, 2012

Bud Snyder is the co-owner of Sarasota’s Spirit Ranch Studio, and he has called the city home for over 40 years. Snyder has worked as the producer and sound engineer for acts including Warren Haynes, Jeff Buckley, Gov’t Mule, Derek Trucks and The Allman Brothers. So when he was diagnosed with an aneurysm that needed operation, it’s no wonder that Southwest Florida’s great blues acts like FJ Howson Band put on a benefit show May 27 to help him garner the funds. Cock and Bull was taken over by area blues fans that helped raise over $16,000 for the cause.

May 29: Daily Headlines Video

May 29: Daily Headlines Video

May 29, 2012

Join us as we observe and report today's stories from Longboat Key, East County, Sarasota and Siesta Key.

PHOTO GALLERY: Marietta Museum of Art and Whimsy Party

PHOTO GALLERY: Marietta Museum of Art and Whimsy Party

May 29, 2012

Mary Lee, owner of the Marietta Museum of Art and Whimsy, hosted a party to celebrate the end of season, Saturday, May 26. Guests were invited to dress whimsically and enjoy the art, food and company of other attendees, who joined in the whimsical spirit of the party. Jimi Gee provided live guitar music for the event.

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Memorial Day parade and ceremony

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Memorial Day parade and ceremony

May 29, 2012

The downtown Sarasota Memorial Day parade and ceremony took place, Monday, May 28. The theme for this year's parade was “A Nation Forever Grateful”.

PHOTO GALLERY: Landings Racquet Club Memorial Day Barbecue

PHOTO GALLERY: Landings Racquet Club Memorial Day Barbecue

May 29, 2012

Landings Racquet Club members and their guests celebrated Memorial Day with a barbecue Monday, May 28. Retired Army colonels Jerry Welch and Bob Fernander delivered a special ceremony to commemorate the service of Landings War Veterans who passed away in the last year, and attending veterans were recognized by name. Ricky Russell and Barbara Rothman provided patriotic musical entertainment for the event, and guests enjoyed an all American meal of hamburgers, hot dogs, beans, salads and desserts.



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