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SCAT considers Siesta 'trolleys'

SCAT considers Siesta 'trolleys'

December 5, 2012

Sarasota County commissioners will discuss spending $7.4 million for public transportation weeks after an audit exposed fiscal management issues in the department.

County hires CSDC Systems, pays settlement for copyright infringement

County hires CSDC Systems, pays settlement for copyright infringement

December 5, 2012

Sarasota County commissioners approved a $200,000 legal settlement, and a $2.6 million contract with a tech firm for an IT upgrade.

Dec. 4: Daily Headlines Video

Dec. 4: Daily Headlines Video

December 4, 2012

Today's Stories: Lido Regency residents evacuated due to fire; Town attorney submits resignation letter; DUI pursuit ends in crash; Commissioners ease downtown parking restrictions

November Cool Today Monthly Weather Photo Contest Winner

November Cool Today Monthly Weather Photo Contest Winner

December 4, 2012

Jocelyne Cloutier submitted this sunset photo, taken on Siesta Key.

Dec. 3: Daily Headlines Video

Dec. 3: Daily Headlines Video

December 4, 2012

Today's Stories: 'Unconditional Surrender' returns to Sarasota; Longboat Key commissioners address Longbeach Village concerns; Hurricane season spares Longboat; and Sarasota embraces holiday spirit

PHOTO GALLERY: Siesta Chapel Advent Dinner and Decoration of the Christmas Tree

PHOTO GALLERY: Siesta Chapel Advent Dinner and Decoration of the Christmas Tree

December 3, 2012

Siesta Chapel held an advent dinner Sunday, Dec. 2 to celebrate the holiday season and spend time with friends. After dinner children decorated the parish Christmas tree while Music Director Cynthia Roberts played Christmas songs on the organ. “It’s lovely seeing one generation pick up traditions that are so ancient,” said Pastor Kathi Wigggins. “Its so different from our moment in history.” Once the children decorated the tree, the lights were turned off and Christmas tree shined bright. Parish members felt a strong Christmas presence as they sang Silent Night in unity.

PHOTO GALLERY: Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church

PHOTO GALLERY: Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church

December 3, 2012

The Knights of Columbus made sausage links, hash, blueberry and regular pancakes on Sunday, Dec. 2 at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church for parish members. In addition to the pancakes the knights served juice, coffee, and donuts like they do every Sunday. The sweet smell of pancakes and syrup lured over 150 parish members to the breakfast after the church services.

PHOTO GALLERY: First Annual Everyday Blessings, Inc. Children's Home 5k Walk/Run

PHOTO GALLERY: First Annual Everyday Blessings, Inc. Children's Home 5k Walk/Run

December 3, 2012

Everyday Blessings, Inc. held their First Annual Everyday Blessings, Inc. Children’s Home 5k Walk/Run on Saturday, Dec. 1 on Siesta Beach with all proceeds going to the home. Everyday Blessings, Inc. is a children’s home that is licensed to care for children up to 17 years of age. The organization aims to provide children with a safe and stable environment. They do this by keeping siblings together and providing a live in caregiver. The Sarasota location currently has 12 children with three live in caregivers. Every four children are assigned a caregiver who puts them to bed and fulfils the their needs. Over 50 people attended the 5K walk/run. “We promote healthy lifestyles and good role models for the kids so a 5K fit with that,” said Executive Director Richard Stroud.

Siesta associations to meet this week

Siesta associations to meet this week

December 3, 2012

The Siesta Key Village Association will consider buying holiday lights, and Siesta Key Association members will hear about a new lost pet hotline.

Nov. 30: Daily Headlines Video

Nov. 30: Daily Headlines Video

November 30, 2012

Today's Stories:Impact fees increasing, LBK resident calls for a new town commission perspective, Braden River high beats Venice high in ladies basketball and our Weekend Best Bets



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