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Wal-Mart eyes former Winn-Dixie

Wal-Mart eyes former Winn-Dixie

June 2, 2011

North Trail residents and redevelopment leaders said they are happy to see a new grocery store planning to replace the shuttered Winn-Dixie supermarket.

Pedestrians fail roundabout test

Pedestrians fail roundabout test

June 2, 2011

Because more than 30% of people walking through the Five Points roundabout failed to navigate it properly, the city will pay about $11,000 to funnel people into the crosswalks.

Meter Reader

Meter Reader

June 2, 2011

The new paid-parking system has both its supporters and detractors, but it has also puzzled some people trying to use it for the first time.

Army officer chases down bank robber (VIDEO)

Army officer chases down bank robber (VIDEO)

June 2, 2011

After a gunman threatens his son inside a bank, a vacationing U.S. Army staff sergeant chases down the crook and disarms him.

News Briefs

News Briefs

June 2, 2011

DID plans to makeover historic district; Patterson Foundation assists tornado victims; Mote Marine receives $1 million pledge; and meetings & agendas.

Mote Marine receives $1 million donation

Mote Marine receives $1 million donation

June 1, 2011

The contribution from two anonymous supporters will fund vital projects at the world-famous marine laboratory.

Woman dies in morning crash

Woman dies in morning crash

May 31, 2011

The accident delayed traffic for hours and knocked out the water line into a nonprofit business's building.

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Memorial Day parade and ceremony

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Memorial Day parade and ceremony

May 30, 2011

Thousands of people came out to celebrate Memorial Day, Monday, May 30 by attending the Memorial Day parade downtown and the Honoring Our Fallen Heroes Memorial Day ceremony that took place at J.D. Hamel Park.

PHOTO GALLERY: Cardinal Mooney Graduation

PHOTO GALLERY: Cardinal Mooney Graduation

May 27, 2011

Cardinal Mooney's Class of 2011 graduated Friday, May 27 at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall. Prior to graduating, the class of 124 students primped and posed for photos with friends and teachers down stairs before heading into the performing arts hall.

Dr. Beach names Siesta Beach No. 1

Dr. Beach names Siesta Beach No. 1

May 27, 2011

For the first time, Sarasota's Siesta Beach takes the top spot on the famous national best-beach ranking.



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