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County's open-container law expires

County's open-container law expires

November 6, 2009

While no one was paying attention in Sarasota County government, the ordinance that prohibits public drinking expired two weeks ago. The county is scrambling for a new, emergency ordinance.

Report concludes police did nothing illegal

Report concludes police did nothing illegal

November 5, 2009

An internal-affairs report into the videotaped kicking of a handcuffed suspect finds that no one "engaged in illegal, unethical or immoral conduct."

Nine Prudential Palms agents named to Top 5 Network

Nine Prudential Palms agents named to Top 5 Network

November 5, 2009

Membership in the RISMedia network honors top real-estate agents.

Demolition begins on U.S. 301 buildings

Demolition begins on U.S. 301 buildings

November 5, 2009

A mobile-home repair shop is the first building to be torn down on the property the city purchased to become the Boston Red Sox spring-training home.

Benches at center of transient issue

Benches at center of transient issue

November 5, 2009

Downtown storeowners believe taking away city benches may keep transients from harassing customers and employees.

Garage may offer free parking

Garage may offer free parking

November 5, 2009

If the City Commission ultimately turns down on-street parking meters, it may be forced to offer the less desirable spaces in the Palm Avenue parking garage for free.

Committee debates greenspace issue

Committee debates greenspace issue

November 5, 2009

The Greenspace Policy Committee is tasked with deciding whether downtown businesses will be required to mitigate areas of greenspace if, for instance, a plant bed is partially paved for an outdoor dining area.

Students bring kindness into the classroom

Students bring kindness into the classroom

November 5, 2009

Southside Elementary classrooms are in the midst of a school-wide campaign called "Kindness Conquers." Kindness is the theme for this year’s jog-a-thon, which will be held Nov. 13.

SMJF salutes 50 years of service

SMJF salutes 50 years of service

November 5, 2009

The Sarasota-Manatee Jewish Federation will celebrate its 50th anniversary Sunday, Nov. 8.

Stadium costs could increase

Stadium costs could increase

November 4, 2009

Although the Orioles' deal called for the city to only contribute the money from a state spring-training grant, Sarasota taxpayers are at risk of having to contribute millions more.



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