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Association acts as homeless feedings facilitator

Association acts as homeless feedings facilitator

August 11, 2011

The Sarasota Ministerial Association will work this fall to hold discussions with all groups involved in the controversial homeless feedings issue at Selby Five Points Park.

Business experts: Get the government out of the way

Business experts: Get the government out of the way

August 11, 2011

Three of Sarasota County’s top economic-development officials and a local CEO have provided a road map for the county’s economic recovery, including thoughts on government’s role and local competition.

The Castaway

The Castaway

August 10, 2011

This week's Castaway cartoon.

Skydivers request restriction change

Skydivers request restriction change

August 4, 2011

When the County Commission last year amended the county code to restrict certain activities on the beach, it stipulated that parachuting would be allowed by permit only. After recent public comments decrying the policy, the commission has agreed to reconsider it.

Paralegal suggests Ed Smith Stadium should be a homeless shelter

Paralegal suggests Ed Smith Stadium should be a homeless shelter

August 4, 2011

A paralegal has found a state law that requires publicly funded pro sports stadiums to be used as homeless shelters. He’s suggesting the local home of the Baltimore Orioles comply.

Egret addicted to fast food?

Egret addicted to fast food?

August 4, 2011

The same cattle egret has been visiting a McDonald’s restaurant for more than a year, because customers were regularly feeding it. Now wildlife officials are warning people that an unnatural diet could harm the bird.

Condo Association seeks lower speed limit

Condo Association seeks lower speed limit

August 4, 2011

Condo residents along Beach Road say using a pedestrian crosswalk at Beach Way to access Siesta Public Beach is dangerous.

Siesta Key banners face zoning code problem

Siesta Key banners face zoning code problem

August 4, 2011

Siesta Key groups believe banners at entryways to the island should proclaim Siesta Beach’s status as No. 1 in the country. The question is whether such signage will be allowed under the county zoning code.

News Briefs 08.04.11

News Briefs 08.04.11

August 4, 2011

Roundabouts at Ringling Boulevard and Palm Avenue have gone out to bid; No charges indicated in purchasing scandal; County to offer grant program workshops

Cattle ranchers to watch government-owned land

Cattle ranchers to watch government-owned land

August 4, 2011

Sarasota County is gauging the merits of a pilot program that gives ranchers the opportunity to let their cattle graze on government-owned property.



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