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Specs set for crosswalk lighting

Specs set for crosswalk lighting

July 27, 2012

Siesta Key leaders last night settled on an option to improve Village crosswalk lighting. But, it may not be ADA compliant.

Crumbling canal wall sparks liability concerns

Crumbling canal wall sparks liability concerns

July 26, 2012

When Sarasota County handed over Siesta Key to developers in the early 1900s, the deal included waterway maintenance. When a property owner is absent, sea wall repair can be problematic.

WCIND grants Sarasota special exception

WCIND grants Sarasota special exception

July 26, 2012

Commissioner Nora Patterson asked the organization to allow more funding for law-enforcement projects in the county.

FULL STORY: Candidates bare their claws at Tiger Bay

FULL STORY: Candidates bare their claws at Tiger Bay

July 26, 2012

The race for the 12th Judicial District State Attorney's Office has usually tight-tongued lawyers volleying personal attacks rather than telling voters why they deserve the position.

Contract winner will 'champion' Village look

Contract winner will 'champion' Village look

July 26, 2012

Championship Landscape Maintenance Professionals will oversee annual maintenance of the commercial district for less than half of what was expected.

Beach Road considered for CIP

Beach Road considered for CIP

July 26, 2012

Sarasota County will temporarily repair the cracked road near Beach Access 3 and determine if it can free up funding for a permanent solution to the erosion problem.

The death of Harry Higel

The death of Harry Higel

July 26, 2012

In 1921, a father and son found a man lying on Beach Road, bleeding profusely. A gold ring with the inscription 'H.H.' verified it was the body of Harry Lee Higel.

Sarasota school revenues fall

Sarasota school revenues fall

July 26, 2012

County schools will endure a fifth consecutive year of budget cuts if the tentative budget is adopted Sept. 11. But, the skid could be approaching its end.

Dent, Thaxton attack each other's party loyalty and track record

Dent, Thaxton attack each other's party loyalty and track record

July 26, 2012

The doe milling around the ninth green at Laurel Oak Country Club created a peaceful contrast to the heated debate inside the nearby clubhouse, as two candidates for Sarasota Supervisor of Elections quarreled three weeks before they will meet for the primary election.

July 25: Daily Headlines Video

July 25: Daily Headlines Video

July 25, 2012

Join us as we observe and report today's stories from Longboat Key, East County, Sarasota and Siesta Key.



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