Sponsors

News

  • Showing Page 450 of 597. Total Articles: 5970
 
News Briefs

News Briefs

May 26, 2011

Sit-in protest at library aimed at park benches; Downtown parking meters go online; Government offices closed for holiday; and Meetings & agendas.

Ley's resignation accepted

Ley's resignation accepted

May 25, 2011

The Sarasota County Commission voted to accept the county administrator's resignation agreement and then nominated a Sarasota County Sheriff's Office official to take the job on an interim basis.

VIDEO: Man on the Street - Downtown Parking Meters

VIDEO: Man on the Street - Downtown Parking Meters

May 25, 2011

The new parking meters are up and running downtown as of Monday, May 23. So how do they work and what do people have to say about them?

Protesters support homeless rights

Protesters support homeless rights

May 24, 2011

A sit-in was held to object to the removal of all park benches at Selby Five Points Park.

County administrator submits resignation

County administrator submits resignation

May 24, 2011

Caught up in a procurement scandal, Jim Ley offers to leave his post in exchange for his annual salary and benefits, which totals more than $265,000.

PHOTO GALLERY: Gocio's Bridge Club

PHOTO GALLERY: Gocio's Bridge Club

May 23, 2011

Gocio Elementary's newest Go-Getter program this school year was bridge club. Over 20 students participated in the after school program provided by the school. The bridge club held their final meeting Monday, May 23 inside Gocico Elementary School's Media Center where they played bridge, received awards and ate pizza.

Sarasota's mayor assists with new meters

Sarasota's mayor assists with new meters

May 23, 2011

Sarasota's paid-parking system went online this morning, and the city employed volunteer "parking ambassadors" to help with the transition. Mayor Suzanne Atwell was one of those volunteers.

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Crew's Night of The Stars

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Crew's Night of The Stars

May 22, 2011

Sarasota Crew members, family and friends celebrated Sarasota Crew's Night of The Stars Sunday, May 22 at Michael's on East.

PHOTO GALLERY: Family Promises' 3rd Annual Just Desserts

PHOTO GALLERY: Family Promises' 3rd Annual Just Desserts

May 20, 2011

Family Promises' held their Third Annual Just Desserts event Friday, May 20 at Selby Garden's Great Room by the Bay. There were 37 different desserts from 29 different donors as well as a silent auction and raffle.

PHOTO GALLERY: New College's 2011 Commencement Ceremony

PHOTO GALLERY: New College's 2011 Commencement Ceremony

May 20, 2011

New College's Class of 2011 had their commencement ceremony Friday, May 20 at College Hall Bay Front. This year marks New College's 45th commencement ceremony. Dr. Helen N. Fagin was this year's commencement speaker.



  • Showing Page 450 of 597. Total Articles: 5970

Classifieds

1970 Main Street, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-366-3468

Copyright 2014 The Observer Group Inc., All Rights Reserved