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August 18, 2011

Path cleared for free electric-car service; Commission endorses North Trail plan

12-year-old raises chickens in backyard

12-year-old raises chickens in backyard

August 18, 2011

A 12-year-old girl’s interest in chickens has taken her from addressing the City Commission to raising hens in her backyard.

Government contracts with nonprofits: good doing or wasteful spending?

Government contracts with nonprofits: good doing or wasteful spending?

August 18, 2011

Local governments contracting with nonprofits for services spend millions of taxpayers’ dollars each year. The strategy has its supporters and detractors.

Farmers market boasts off-season success

Farmers market boasts off-season success

August 18, 2011

Visitors and locals are supporting the Sarasota Farmers Market in record numbers this summer, thanks to a new marketing campaign put into effect by the market’s board of directors.

Groups suggest ethics code for county workers

Groups suggest ethics code for county workers

August 18, 2011

Saying policy changes in the wake of a county purchasing scandal won’t do any good unless county employees follow the rules, several citizens’ organizations are asking county government to adopt a code of ethics.

COMMUNITY SPORTS TIPS: Improving your short game

COMMUNITY SPORTS TIPS: Improving your short game

August 17, 2011

This week, Missing Link Junior Golf Academy instructor Ian Segneri shares tips for making more shot putts.

Mother arrested for ex-husband accusations

Mother arrested for ex-husband accusations

August 17, 2011

Police say the woman falsely reported to the Division of Children and Families that her ex-husband was using drugs and leaving their 11-year-old son home alone.

Homes on Siesta Key and Casey Key rank in the top 10

Homes on Siesta Key and Casey Key rank in the top 10

August 17, 2011

A Siesta Key home ranks No. 1 and a Casey Key home No. 9 on a list compiled by TopTenRealEstateDeals.com.

PHOTO GALLERY: Vacation Bible School (VIDEO)

PHOTO GALLERY: Vacation Bible School (VIDEO)

August 16, 2011

This week, Church of Redeemer is holding a fun-filled vacation bible school and campers are dancing in spaghetti!

UPDATE: Broken pipe sends sewage into Hudson Bayou

UPDATE: Broken pipe sends sewage into Hudson Bayou

August 16, 2011

A leak at an Osprey Avenue construction site was sealed Monday night, but not before about 200 gallons of raw sewage reaches Hudson Bayou.



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