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Election Q&A: Charter Review Board District 1

Election Q&A: Charter Review Board District 1

August 1, 2012

Sarasota County is one of only 21 charter counties in Florida — counties that are governed in the operational structure by a charter, similar to a constitution. But Sarasota is the only county with a board elected by voters, not appointed by commissions.

July 31: Daily Headlines Video

July 31: Daily Headlines Video

July 31, 2012

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

McCrane to talk Debby for SKA

McCrane to talk Debby for SKA

July 31, 2012

Sarasota County Emergency Management Chief Ed McCrane and Parks and Recreation manager George Tatge are guests at the August Siesta Key Association meeting.

July 30: Daily Headlines Video

July 30: Daily Headlines Video

July 30, 2012

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

Mowing fiasco touches Siesta

Mowing fiasco touches Siesta

July 30, 2012

A lot on south Siesta Key occupied a Sarasota County Sheriff training facility drew resident complaints about upkeep.

July 27: Daily Headlines Video

July 27: Daily Headlines Video

July 27, 2012

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

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.



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