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Planning Board controversy comes to close

Planning Board controversy comes to close

August 18, 2011

Accusations of lame-duck political maneuvering marked the usual process of appointing members to the city’s Planning Board.

City told to send positive signals

City told to send positive signals

August 18, 2011

The city’s economic-development coordinator said decisions that appear to be unfriendly to business are also watched by potential new businesses.

News Briefs

News Briefs

August 18, 2011

Path cleared for free electric-car service; Commission endorses North Trail plan

Government contracts with nonprofits: good doing or wasteful spending?

Government contracts with nonprofits: good doing or wasteful spending?

August 18, 2011

Local governments contracting with nonprofits for services spend millions of taxpayers’ dollars each year. The strategy has its supporters and detractors.

Farmers market boasts off-season success

Farmers market boasts off-season success

August 18, 2011

Visitors and locals are supporting the Sarasota Farmers Market in record numbers this summer, thanks to a new marketing campaign put into effect by the market’s board of directors.

Business Observer

Business Observer

August 18, 2011

Eager Beaver Car Wash wins community award; Carson elected to U.S. Green Building Council; New College recognized in Princeton’s top colleges list; Community Foundation awards financial aid; YMCA selected to receive grant for Hispanic program

Groups suggest ethics code for county workers

Groups suggest ethics code for county workers

August 18, 2011

Saying policy changes in the wake of a county purchasing scandal won’t do any good unless county employees follow the rules, several citizens’ organizations are asking county government to adopt a code of ethics.

Mother arrested for ex-husband accusations

Mother arrested for ex-husband accusations

August 17, 2011

Police say the woman falsely reported to the Division of Children and Families that her ex-husband was using drugs and leaving their 11-year-old son home alone.

Homes on Siesta Key and Casey Key rank in the top 10

Homes on Siesta Key and Casey Key rank in the top 10

August 17, 2011

A Siesta Key home ranks No. 1 and a Casey Key home No. 9 on a list compiled by TopTenRealEstateDeals.com.

UPDATE: Broken pipe sends sewage into Hudson Bayou

UPDATE: Broken pipe sends sewage into Hudson Bayou

August 16, 2011

A leak at an Osprey Avenue construction site was sealed Monday night, but not before about 200 gallons of raw sewage reaches Hudson Bayou.



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