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Principal Dragon circles back to his roots

Principal Dragon circles back to his roots

March 19, 2010

Principal Steve Dragon will become Southside Elementary School’s new principal in July.

Bar fight leads to attempted murder charge

Bar fight leads to attempted murder charge

March 18, 2010

A sheriff's deputy is caught from behind and placed in a choke hold while he escorted one of the fighters out of a Gulf Gate bar.

Repair work continues one year later at Five Points

Repair work continues one year later at Five Points

March 18, 2010

When a piece of the Plaza at Five Points building detached last March and hit a shopper on the street below, the building's contractor began a repair process that is still ongoing.

Voters strongly support referendum

Voters strongly support referendum

March 18, 2010

Precinct-by-precinct results showed voters within the city limits overwhelmingly voted yes to extend a 1-mill school tax. Only two precincts countywide voted against the referendum.

Connectivity plan moves forward

Connectivity plan moves forward

March 18, 2010

On Monday, City Commissioners approved a connectivity plan to slow traffic and increase pedestrian access to the bayfront through a series of six roundabouts on U.S. 41 and lower speed limits.

Golden Apple could close

Golden Apple could close

March 18, 2010

The 40-year-old downtown Sarasota dinner theater may have to shut down, because two simultaneous construction projects will take away its customer parking areas.

Online hacker targets referendum opponent

March 18, 2010

The creator of a political-action committee that opposedthe 1-mill, school-tax extension said his Facebook account was compromised. He thinks one of his opponents is to blame.

It's electric

It's electric

March 18, 2010

Local businesses are starting to jump on the green bandwagon in order to trade their car engines for electric motors.

Commission OKs bayfront connectivity plan

Commission OKs bayfront connectivity plan

March 16, 2010

The overall plan calls for six roundabouts on U.S. 41 from 14th Street to Orange Avenue.

STORE AROUND THE CORNER: Living Walls

STORE AROUND THE CORNER: Living Walls

March 15, 2010

Ruth and Basil Levin founded furniture-and-design store Living Walls in 1970, on St. Armands Circle. Forty years later, their daughter, Alison Levin Bishop, is running the business, which is still thriving at its downtown location on Main Street.



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