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PHOTO GALLERY: 2012 International Coastal Cleanup

PHOTO GALLERY: 2012 International Coastal Cleanup

September 15, 2012

Participants in the 2012 International Coastal Cleanup on Siesta Key beach this morning said plastic bottle caps and cigarette butts were the most common pieces of trash collected.

Sept. 14: Daily Headlines Video

Sept. 14: Daily Headlines Video

September 14, 2012

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

Group gathers to watch manatees mate

Group gathers to watch manatees mate

September 14, 2012

At least nine of the endangered marine mammals will spend as long as several days in the shallow waters of Siesta Key public beach.

Sept. 13: Daily Headlines Video

Sept. 13: Daily Headlines Video

September 13, 2012

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

Seawater threatens Siesta Key property

Seawater threatens Siesta Key property

September 13, 2012

A Siesta Key property owner wants to protect a seawall from erosion but has found coastal permitting issues tough to navigate.

Cheaper era for Village merchants begins

Cheaper era for Village merchants begins

September 13, 2012

Village merchants, who contribute to a county maintenance fund, will pay between $80,000 and $50,000 less than forecasted for FY 2013.

Bronze cranes statue stolen from yard

Bronze cranes statue stolen from yard

September 13, 2012

A 5-foot-tall statue was clipped from its base and hauled away from a resident's property.

Input sought on sound ordinance

Input sought on sound ordinance

September 13, 2012

County staff will consider changes to the code that will affect sound-level restrictions.

Pest control sees budget increase of $200,000

Pest control sees budget increase of $200,000

September 13, 2012

For the first time in five years, the budget includes an increase in property taxes aimed at paying for insect population management.

TDR pricing is still under review

TDR pricing is still under review

September 13, 2012

Experts told the Sarasota County Environmentally Sensitive Lands Oversight Committee that a pilot program aimed at free-market environmentalism fails the market test.



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