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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.

9/11: Timeline

9/11: Timeline

September 7, 2011

The Observer recounts the events before and after Sept. 11, 2001, as they unfolded locally.

9/11: Reflections on a day that changed the world

9/11: Reflections on a day that changed the world

September 7, 2011

Up until last week, I had not watched any 9/11 footage in 10 years. The day — that day — was so tragic, so terrifying, so life-altering that I simply could not bring myself to relive it.

9/11: Your memories

9/11: Your memories

September 7, 2011

We asked you to submit your memory of where you were for 9/11. Here is what you sent.



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