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Commission to vote on $605,000 parking deal

Commission to vote on $605,000 parking deal

October 5, 2009

Under the proposal, the Sarasota Opera would provide a parking easement necessary for the Palm Avenue parking garage to be built.

City may formally oppose offshore drilling

City may formally oppose offshore drilling

October 2, 2009

Commissioners will vote on a resolution that would state the city’s opposition to oil drilling in new areas of the Gulf of Mexico.

Sarasota Orchestra union lawyer under indictment

October 1, 2009

The lead negotiator for the musicians’ union is facing federal charges of embezzling.

Transients rarely serve time, nor pay for crimes

Transients rarely serve time, nor pay for crimes

October 1, 2009

Sarasota’s habitual offenders, mainly transients, usually escape time in jail. And, when fined, they don’t pay.

IN BRIEF

October 1, 2009

Community News and Notes

Merged merchants pick new name

Merged merchants pick new name

October 1, 2009

The Downtown Merchants Association and Palm Avenue Merchants Association will now be called the Downtown Sarasota Alliance, a name which better reflects its members and board.

Restaurant fights for outdoor dining

Restaurant fights for outdoor dining

October 1, 2009

The city of Sarasota has twice rejected the new Main Street restaurant’s plans, because of confusion over the city’s greenspace policy.

1959: The age of innocence

1959: The age of innocence

October 1, 2009

The Sarasota High School class of 1959 will celebrate its 50th reunion at the Helmsley Sandcastle Hotel Oct. 2 through Oct. 4.

Teen attorney seeks to shape youth

Teen attorney seeks to shape youth

October 1, 2009

Through volunteering with Teen Court, Luke Wareham has improved crucial skills such as teamwork and cooperation and learned how to best deal with the problems of other local teenagers.

Monica Seles to get key to city

Monica Seles to get key to city

October 1, 2009

The former tennis champion will be honored at the next City Commission meeting.



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