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FWC to help protect canal manatees

FWC to help protect canal manatees

September 8, 2011

Increased regular patrols in the Grand Canal and more ticketing of speeding boaters should serve as reminders about safe speeds, officers say.

9/11: Securing the president

9/11: Securing the president

September 8, 2011

Two Sheriff’s Office veterans reflect on the rapid change of plans on Sept. 11.

Residents lukewarm to No. 1 Beach signs

Residents lukewarm to No. 1 Beach signs

September 8, 2011

To get around zoning restrictions, county staff has created and erected at SCAT stops on the Key a version of a No. 1 Beach sign that business owners and the island’s county commissioner find aesthetically displeasing.

Video: Horses bridge public and law enforcement

Video: Horses bridge public and law enforcement

September 8, 2011

The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office Mounted Patrol is a specialized unit that serves neighborhoods, civic functions, holidays and special events.

Island Beat: Lewis stays true to promise to keep Siesta Village clean

Island Beat: Lewis stays true to promise to keep Siesta Village clean

September 8, 2011

Siesta Key Realtor Chris Kernan found out last week that Interim County Administrator Terry Lewis is serious about keeping the Village clean.

Home & Garden: Pick the right plants

Home & Garden: Pick the right plants

September 8, 2011

Here are some tips about what to look for when you’re at the nursery choosing plants for your landscape. As you consider possible purchases, select cultivars with brightly colored leaves and/or flowers.

PHOTO GALLERY: East Meets West Chambers of Commerce

PHOTO GALLERY: East Meets West Chambers of Commerce

September 7, 2011

Local Chambers of Commerce gathered at the Sarasota Municipal Auditorium for a fun networking event.

Photo of the Day: Playing on la playa

Photo of the Day: Playing on la playa

September 7, 2011

Vacationers continue to make their way to the no. 1 beach in the country even with the looming gray, cloudy skies. Oscar, 2 1/2, and Emilia, 4 1/2, Estrada enjoyed their Wednesday afternoon making sand castles.

Verizon Foundation donates $20,000 to Education Foundation

Verizon Foundation donates $20,000 to Education Foundation

September 7, 2011

The Sarasota Education Foundation received a $20,000 check for 2011-2012 classroom grants programs at a school board meeting Sept. 6.

9/11 Looking Back: Daniel Hoffe

9/11 Looking Back: Daniel Hoffe

September 7, 2011

Daniel Hoffe was attending a training program in the South Tower of the World Trade Centers when the Sept. 11 attacks occurred.



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