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Early-voting machine malfunctions

Early-voting machine malfunctions

August 19, 2010

The voting machine at the Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections Office had tabulated more than 2,000 votes before one of its counters reset. The supervisor of elections said no votes will be lost.

Suspect, deputies exchange gunfire

Suspect, deputies exchange gunfire

August 19, 2010

According to a witness, a hit-and-run suspect with a gun jumped out of a stolen pickup and began firing at several sheriff's deputies. The suspect was seriously hurt, and, according to the witness, a deputy was also shot.

Investigation focuses on audit

Investigation focuses on audit

August 19, 2010

As they ready their appeal, the groups suing the county over its baseball negotiations believe an internal audit did not go far enough.

Is a private park the answer?

Is a private park the answer?

August 19, 2010

Former Vice Mayor Ken Shelin is proposing a private corporation take control of Selby Five Points Park. He thinks the move could revitalize the city park.

COUNTY COMMISSION: Candidates clash over business, experience

COUNTY COMMISSION: Candidates clash over business, experience

August 19, 2010

County Commission hopeful Mark Smith alleges the county is not business-friendly and criticizes Commissioner Nora Patterson's time in office. Patterson says Smith is exaggerating.

Palm Avenue parking garage behind schedule

Palm Avenue parking garage behind schedule

August 19, 2010

Scheduling conflicts with Florida Power & Light put the Palm Avenue parking garage project two weeks behind schedule.

Police panel concerns remain unresolved

Police panel concerns remain unresolved

August 19, 2010

A meeting between Police Advisory Panel members, police department commanders and City Hall leaders did not resolve the city's objections to some of the panel's recommendations.

Rick Scott rouses supporters at Sarasota Yacht Club

Rick Scott rouses supporters at Sarasota Yacht Club

August 18, 2010

Rick Scott, Republican contender for governor, was the keynote speaker Wednesday, at the Republican Club's monthly dinner. Also speaking were Maryann Boehm and Tracy Lee, Sarasota County candidates for county judge.

Burglar hits same house four times

Burglar hits same house four times

August 18, 2010

An illegal immigrant was arrested for allegedly stealing from a homeowner who hired him to paint his house.

Mooring field stays afloat

Mooring field stays afloat

August 17, 2010

Although more than $800,000 has already be spent on work that has barely begun, the city commission approved up to $150,000 more to find a new contractor to build Sarasota Bay's mooring field.



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