- Sunday August 26, 2012 - Monday August 27, 2012
- The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota
PHOTO GALLERY: Forty Carrots visits Mote Marine
Mote Marine Laboratory hosted a morning of learning for Forty Carrot families Tuesday, July 22. The field trip was part of Mote’s Partners In Play series that invited families to meet Moonshine, Hugh and Buffet— Mote’s resident manatees and dolphin. After exploring the facilities, families cooled off inside where they met jellyfish, clownfish and cuttlefish.
Sheriff’s Office outsources crossing guard services
The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has contracted with a Ft. Lauderdale-based firm to take over its crossing guard duties for local schools.
Raccoons attack dog at dusk in Durante Park
Neighbors on St. Judes Drive say the owner of a large black dog fought off at least eight raccoons to rescue his pet.
City withdraws from shelter conversation
In response to a letter from the Sarasota County Commission, the City Commission voted to end its pursuit of a city-located come-as-you-are homeless shelter.