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12-year-old tourists catch 692-pound mako shark

12-year-old tourists catch 692-pound mako shark

April 23, 2014

Tony Musca, Ryan Roberts and Sam Von Duhn caught the giant shark during a Double Nickel Charters fishing trip with their families.

Homes sales spike 33% in Sarasota

Homes sales spike 33% in Sarasota

April 23, 2014

Property sales in Sarasota County jumped 33% in March over February and surpassed 1,000 for the month, the Sarasota Association of Realtors reports.

Visit Sarasota County taps additional funding

Visit Sarasota County taps additional funding

April 23, 2014

The Sarasota County Commission narrowly approved an additional $769,000 for a contract with the local promotion organization Wednesday.

Sarasota Memorial Hospital CEO resigns

Sarasota Memorial Hospital CEO resigns

April 23, 2014

Gwen MacKenzie, Sarasota Memorial Hospital Health Care System CEO and president, has announced plans to step down from her position next month.

ODA’s season ends in playoffs

ODA’s season ends in playoffs

April 23, 2014

The Out-of-Door Academy girls lacrosse team saw its season come to an end with a 13-10 loss to Tampa Catholic in the opening round of the playoffs April 22.

IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Roessler's Restaurant

IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Roessler's Restaurant

April 23, 2014

This week we went in the kitchen at Roessler's Restaurant with chef and owner Klaus Roessler while he prepares Crepes Suzette, which has been served tableside since the eatery opened.

I-75 funding axed from state budget

I-75 funding axed from state budget

April 22, 2014

The state Legislature has eliminated a proposal for $100 million in transportation funding from the budget. FDOT planned to use some of the money for improvements to Interstate 75 at University Parkway.

Barge skirts Siesta for drainage project

Barge skirts Siesta for drainage project

April 22, 2014

Sarasota County's Beach Road Drainage Improvements project is 91% complete. The latest work came from a barge installing a diffuser on a stormwater discharge pipe.

Lift Station 87 costs projected at $27.1 million

Lift Station 87 costs projected at $27.1 million

April 22, 2014

The engineering firm tasked with completing work on the lift station says the project — originally budgeted at $12.5 million — could cost another $13 million before it’s finished.

Siesta special event permits to get another look

Siesta special event permits to get another look

April 22, 2014

The county commission agreed Tuesday to consider adding Halloween to the list of holidays covered by a special event permit available to Siesta businesses.



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