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Siesta vacant lot becomes nuisance to neighbors

Siesta vacant lot becomes nuisance to neighbors

March 27, 2014

Siesta Key residents report partying and the sale of parking spaces at 645 Beach Road.

IN THE KITCHEN WITH: The Sandbar

IN THE KITCHEN WITH: The Sandbar

March 26, 2014

This week we went in the kitchen at The Sandbar with owner Ed Chiles as chef Ian Fairweather prepares their signature shrimp and grits.

Landslide approval for school tax

Landslide approval for school tax

March 26, 2014

The referendum’s approval will extend a 1-mill tax by four years, which supplements the Sarasota School District’s budget by more than $40 million annually, district officials say.

IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Bridge Street Bistro

IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Bridge Street Bistro

March 25, 2014

This week we went in the kitchen at Bridge Street Bistro with co-owners Bill Herlihy and chef Keith Daum as Daum prepares oysters Bienville with shrimp and bacon stuffing.

Local unemployment rate increases in January

Local unemployment rate increases in January

March 25, 2014

But, data released Friday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics show that the economic recovery in the North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota metro area is still on track.

County looks to reboot U.S. 41 signal timing

County looks to reboot U.S. 41 signal timing

March 24, 2014

County traffic engineers have taken to the streets to find out how to better coordinate traffic signals to prevent motorists from having to stop multiple times for red lights.

Commissioners to continue budget talks

Commissioners to continue budget talks

March 24, 2014

Sarasota County commissioners during a budget workshop tomorrow will consider proposed capital improvement projects, such as a request for funding from the town of Longboat Key, and hear updates on major public works projects.

Save Our Siesta Sands 2 becomes a nonprofit

Save Our Siesta Sands 2 becomes a nonprofit

March 21, 2014

The Siesta Key group, which is leading the fight against the proposed Big Pass dredge, is raising money for an independent look at the Army Corps’ plans.

County tightens noise rules

County tightens noise rules

March 20, 2014

The amended ordinance lowers the legal noise level by five decibels and further restricts it during new live music hours.

County approves Eide museum proposal

County approves Eide museum proposal

March 19, 2014

Sarasota County commissioners today unanimously approved the rezone of 58 acres of bayfront property slated to board scholars studying one of the largest collections of Chinese literature in the world.



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