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Underwater robots sent to search for oil

Underwater robots sent to search for oil

May 18, 2010

On Monday, Mote Marine Laboratory scientists launched an underwater robot offshore of southwest Florida to patrol the Gulf of Mexico for oil.

Sarasota Police Chief Peter Abbott resigns

Sarasota Police Chief Peter Abbott resigns

May 18, 2010

City Manager Bob Bartolotta said the police chief was not instituting enough changes to the department.

Paid parking on hold again

Paid parking on hold again

May 18, 2010

City commissioners decided not to decide whether to impose paid parking downtown. The issue will be brought up again in about two months.

Commission to review paid parking today

Commission to review paid parking today

May 17, 2010

City commissioners could make a decision today whether to fund the city's parking operations with meters or with tax dollars.

Downtown to feature new sculptures

Downtown to feature new sculptures

May 14, 2010

The Public Art Committee this week selected 12 sculptures out of 21 entries to be featured in various places downtown.

Unconditional Surrender agreement signed

Unconditional Surrender agreement signed

May 13, 2010

Compromises from the sculpture's owner and its prospective buyer now are being reviewed by the city attorney's office.

Twist of fate saves neighbor's home

Twist of fate saves neighbor's home

May 13, 2010

After a Palmer Ranch man took a course on fire-extinguisher use, his neighbor’s home caught on fire after a candle holder exploded.

Panel prepares final recommendations

May 13, 2010

With just one scheduled meeting left, the Police Advisory Panel is compiling its recommendations for the Sarasota Police Department. One of the most debated items is profiling in North Sarasota.

In Brief

May 13, 2010

Community news and notes

GOP to oppose sex education

May 13, 2010

The Republican Party of Sarasota County will vote this week to reject a move toward a standard sex-education curriculum in all Florida public schools.



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