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Local unemployment rate increases in January

Local unemployment rate increases in January

March 25, 2014

But, data released Friday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics show that the economic recovery in the North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota metro area is still on track.

Police release Click It or Ticket data

Police release Click It or Ticket data

March 24, 2014

As part of a statewide enforcement campaign, the Sarasota Police Department issued 448 citations for seat belt violations from March 1-15

County looks to reboot U.S. 41 signal timing

County looks to reboot U.S. 41 signal timing

March 24, 2014

County traffic engineers have taken to the streets to find out how to better coordinate traffic signals to prevent motorists from having to stop multiple times for red lights.

Commissioners to continue budget talks

Commissioners to continue budget talks

March 24, 2014

Sarasota County commissioners during a budget workshop tomorrow will consider proposed capital improvement projects, such as a request for funding from the town of Longboat Key, and hear updates on major public works projects.

Neil deGrasse Tyson tapped for Ringling Town Hall

Neil deGrasse Tyson tapped for Ringling Town Hall

March 21, 2014

The astrophysicist and host of the television show 'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' joins former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and four others as speakers slated to appear during the 2015 Ringling Town Hall Lecture Series.

Save Our Siesta Sands 2 becomes a nonprofit

Save Our Siesta Sands 2 becomes a nonprofit

March 21, 2014

The Siesta Key group, which is leading the fight against the proposed Big Pass dredge, is raising money for an independent look at the Army Corps’ plans.

Bayfront Park playground closed indefinitely

Bayfront Park playground closed indefinitely

March 21, 2014

The city of Sarasota announced that the Allen Play Area at Bayfront Park will be closed temporarily due to a public safety issue.

Leon Panetta talks scandals and sardines at town hall

Leon Panetta talks scandals and sardines at town hall

March 20, 2014

The Ringling College Library Association Town Hall Lecture Series featured former Secretary of Defense and ocean advocate Leon Panetta Thursday.

Shelter showdown continues

Shelter showdown continues

March 20, 2014

The Sarasota County Commission accuses some city of Sarasota commissioners of deliberately stalling the selection of a site for a downtown homeless shelter.

Lido residents stay out of sand fray

Lido residents stay out of sand fray

March 20, 2014

Lido Key residents say they will focus on taking an even-keeled approach to a proposed beach renourishment project that’s drawing heat from Siesta Key organizations.



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