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PHOTO GALLERY: Evening of Excellence Art Show at Ringling College

PHOTO GALLERY: Evening of Excellence Art Show at Ringling College

January 16, 2012

The Education Foundation of Sarasota County hosted a juried art show at Ringling College Saturday, Jan.14 and Sunday, Jan. 15, to show off some of the best artwork from local high school students. The 25 highest rated works were awarded a ribbon and presented at a reception ceremony on Wednesday, Jan. 18. Local galleries and framers volunteered their services, and the winning pieces will be put up for auction in February. A portion of the money is returned to the artist, and the rest is donated to the Education Foundation.

County adopts anti-fraud policy

County adopts anti-fraud policy

January 12, 2012

Sarasota County has created an anti-fraud policy that provides a checks and balance system and prohibits fraudulent activity.

Bartolotta has support to stay put

Bartolotta has support to stay put

January 12, 2012

Three out of five commissioners believe the city manager should not be fired or suspended.

County moving ahead on Energy Economic  Zone program

County moving ahead on Energy Economic Zone program

January 12, 2012

An economic zone that would attract clean-energy companies to Sarasota County continued to garner support from the Sarasota County Commission Wednesday, despite some concerns raised about program eligibility requirements.

CCNA elects board

CCNA elects board

January 12, 2012

Lido Key Residents' Association President Carl Shoffstall also stressed the importance of keeping the Lido Beach Pool and Pavilion open to the public.

Palmer Ranch variance approved

Palmer Ranch variance approved

January 12, 2012

Taylor Morrison won a county variance Wednesday to design one primary access road for a Palmer Ranch development it is planning.

Main Street plans scaled back

Main Street plans scaled back

January 12, 2012

The Downtown Improvement District is awaiting the Sarasota City Commission's response to a $4.6 million Main Street makeover.

FDOT project to install median on U.S. 41 by Southgate Mall

FDOT project to install median on U.S. 41 by Southgate Mall

January 12, 2012

A Florida Department of Transportation project under way includes the installation of a concrete median in the middle of U.S. 41 in front of Westfield Southgate Mall.

City investigates cheaper ball-field cleanup remedy

City investigates cheaper ball-field cleanup remedy

January 12, 2012

The city of Sarasota is open to a clean-up remedy for Ed Smith Stadium that's cheaper to perform and less invasive.

Benderson Development planning unique, international rowing facility

Benderson Development planning unique, international rowing facility

January 12, 2012

Interest continues to grow in the Benderson Aquatic Center near University Parkway, a company official says.



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