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Bayfront roundabouts to number 17 in total

Bayfront roundabouts to number 17 in total

April 1, 2010

APRIL FOOLS — Citing a more effective project, the city plans to increase the number of U.S. 41 roundabouts from six to 17. That includes two in a figure-eight at Gulfstream Avenue.

Circle embraces historic statue

Circle embraces historic statue

April 1, 2010

APRIL FOOLS — The city of Sarasota transported the 'Unconditional Surrender' statue from Sarasota's bayfront to its new home on St. Armands Circle.

Sarasota now officially 'Googlesota'

Sarasota now officially 'Googlesota'

April 1, 2010

APRIL FOOLS — Earlier this week, Google named Sarasota to its list of test sites, prompting Sarasota commissioners to vote 3-2 Monday, March 29, in favor of permanently changing the city's name to 'Googlesota.'

High-speed streetcar coming to Main Street

High-speed streetcar coming to Main Street

April 1, 2010

APRIL FOOLS — The only way to get federal funding for the streetcar was to ensure it maintained an average speed of 50 mph. One drawback — it can't make a complete stop.

Police panel takes over department

Police panel takes over department

April 1, 2010

APRIL FOOLS — The Police Advisory Panel will become the board of directors of the Sarasota Police Department. Police Panel Chairwoman Susan Chapman is named co-chief of police.

News Briefs 04.01.10

News Briefs 04.01.10

April 1, 2010

APRIL FOOLS - Sarasota just hired a consultant-hiring consultant to instruct city staff on more effective ways to hire consultants.

MAN ON THE STREET: Easter EGGcitement

MAN ON THE STREET: Easter EGGcitement

March 31, 2010

We asked people on Main Street about their favorite Easter traditions and memories.

New airline targets SRQ

New airline targets SRQ

March 31, 2010

German-based Condor Airlines is considering non-stop flights between Sarasota and Frankfurt, Germany.

RECIPE AND A RESERVATION: Libby's Café and Bar

RECIPE AND A RESERVATION: Libby's Café and Bar

March 30, 2010

Libby's Café and Bar Executive Chef Fran Casciato shares an exclusive recipe for YourObserver.com readers.

Golden Apple funding denied

Golden Apple funding denied

March 30, 2010

Although the Downtown Improvement District turned down a request to give the dinner theater $144,000, board members said they would help in other ways.



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