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County plans fee reduction

February 4, 2010

Wanting to kick-start a surge in building for commercial and residential properties, Sarasota County may reduce building fees by 10% through the end of the year.

Stolen vases a grave concern for cemetery

Stolen vases a grave concern for cemetery

February 4, 2010

More than 50 bronze vases were stolen recently from atop graves at the Sarasota Memorial Park, on Tamiami Trail. One grave belonged to a 4-year-old child.

City fights Payne Park vandals

City fights Payne Park vandals

February 4, 2010

After spending more than $20,000 to replace 10 lights that were vandalism targets, city workers will strengthen the lights in Payne Park to make them harder to break.

Osprey chamber under discussion

February 4, 2010

Members of the former Osprey Revitalization Committee feel their village is ripe for its own pro-business chamber of commerce.

News Briefs 02.04.10

News Briefs 02.04.10

February 4, 2010

Don Tipton, a volunteer chaplain for the Sarasota Police Department, spoke out against what he feels has been an unfair characterization lately of Sarasota’s police officers.

SWEET GIG: The art of bonsai

SWEET GIG: The art of bonsai

February 4, 2010

Former master gardener Julie Trigg spends her days digging up future bonsai tree champions.

Business Observer 02.04.10

Business Observer 02.04.10

February 4, 2010

Sarasota resident Barbara Ackerman, of Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate, achieved more than $32 million in closed home sales volume for 2009.

Photo of the day: Sensational stagecoach

Photo of the day: Sensational stagecoach

February 3, 2010

The Wells Fargo stagecoach rolled into town Feb. 3, putting on its breaks for one day only at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens.

Fourth Best Buy burglary suspect arrested

Fourth Best Buy burglary suspect arrested

February 2, 2010

The Miami man was sought since his three alleged co-conspirators were arrested last week at the electronics store.

City to apply for streetcar grant

City to apply for streetcar grant

February 2, 2010

The federal grant's $25 million would be used to place a fixed-rail streetcar on Main Street.



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