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Rumors swirl over drop in arrests

Rumors swirl over drop in arrests

February 25, 2010

When the number of police department arrests fell 53% for the month of January as compared to last year, it left many inside and outside the force wondering why.

Broomstick battle

Broomstick battle

February 25, 2010

Mother-and-daughter Laura Zalkin and Alex Zalkin challenged one another to a good witch/bad witch duel out on the dance floor at Temple Emanu-El’s Purim Masquerade Ball Saturday, Feb. 20, at the temple. For the story and more photos, see page 11.

Charges of racism, sexism hit city job search

Charges of racism, sexism hit city job search

February 24, 2010

As commissioners ready to hire a new city auditor and clerk Thursday, some community members question why they haven't already awarded the job to the interim city auditor and clerk, who is a black woman.

Red-light runner injured in crash

Red-light runner injured in crash

February 23, 2010

Officers say she was not paying attention to the road before hitting another car in front of the Sarasota Police Department and Sarasota County Sheriff's Office.

Gun exchange yields more than 100 weapons

Gun exchange yields more than 100 weapons

February 22, 2010

The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office exchanges gift cards for guns to get firearms out of homes and off the streets.

Giant rat looms over commission hearing

Giant rat looms over commission hearing

February 19, 2010

A group suing the county over its spring-training negotiations speaks before a public workshop that the county attorney advised as a "legal strategy." The group's leader said: "We smell a rat."

Health Matters - Longboat Key & Sarasota 2/18/10

Health Matters - Longboat Key & Sarasota 2/18/10

February 18, 2010

Enjoy The Observer's monthly magazine insert bringing you local, health-related news you can use for people of all ages.

Groups suing county get national grant

Groups suing county get national grant

February 18, 2010

Two citizens groups that have filed suit over alleged out-of-the-sunshine spring-training negotiations received $6,000 to pay for costs related to that lawsuit.

Election challenge denied

Election challenge denied

February 18, 2010

The organizer of a political-action committee claimed the Sarasota County School District broke Florida law through a flier that was sent home with students.

Barbetta surrenders computer

Barbetta surrenders computer

February 18, 2010

The commissioner agreed to allow his personal computer to be scanned for any business e-mails not in the public record.



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