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County extends wiki deadline

County extends wiki deadline

August 25, 2011

The extension comes after requests from the public for more time to participate.

City proposes $844,000 in cuts, millage-rate hike

City proposes $844,000 in cuts, millage-rate hike

August 25, 2011

City Manager Bob Bartolotta said the increased millage rate would help pay for the Lido Pool and Taylor center. He also reduced the amount needed from the rainy-day fund.

Committee spars with police lieutenant

Committee spars with police lieutenant

August 25, 2011

The city’s Police Complaints Committee debated with Lt. John LeBlanc over what kinds of reports are necessary for the committee to review.

News Briefs

News Briefs

August 25, 2011

Siesta, Venice chambers hosting networking session; City providing budget details on its website; Community orientation program kicks off Sept. 1

Siesta Key on track again to top tourist tax collections

Siesta Key on track again to top tourist tax collections

August 25, 2011

Based on figures through June, Siesta Key brought in $32,000 more in tourist tax collections than the city of Sarasota.

New school year sees few problems on first day

New school year sees few problems on first day

August 25, 2011

Except for the minor glitches expected on any opening day of the new school year, the Sarasota County School District reported a generally smooth start Monday.

Detained bicyclists linked to vehicle burglaries

Detained bicyclists linked to vehicle burglaries

August 25, 2011

Last week on the Key, Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office deputies thought it was more than a little suspicious when they spied two young men on bicycles with no lights heading eastbound over the north Siesta bridge in the early-morning hours.

Irene shifts path away from Key

Irene shifts path away from Key

August 23, 2011

The storm is now projected to move up the coast of the eastern United States.

Short-term rentals continue to upset residents

Short-term rentals continue to upset residents

August 18, 2011

Although sympathetic to tourists, the county’s code enforcement officer is working to end illegal home rentals on Siesta Key.

No. 1 beach equals big summer season

No. 1 beach equals big summer season

August 18, 2011

A full parking lot at Siesta Key Beach is translating into a lot of customers for Key merchants and restaurants.



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