- Saturday March 9, 2013
- Michael's On East, 1212 E. Ave. S., Sarasota
- Lovette W. Harper
- Group Hosting:
- Friends of North Sarasota Public Library
- Cynthia Howard
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The luncheon will benefit the establishment of a Cultural Resource Center which will be housed at the library. The center will serve Sarasota and surrounding counties as a reference and research facility of materials on all aspects of the global black experience. Keynote speaker for the luncheon will be Khalil Gibran Muhammad, Ph.D., director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a research library within the New York City Library system.
FYI Friday — Your Weekly news roundup
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Deputies make arrest in murder investigation
The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has charged 25-year-old Karli Wilbanks with second-degree murder in connection the shooting death of her boyfriend Michael Goodman.
City, county closures scheduled for Labor Day
Government offices in Sarasota County, the city of Sarasota, Longboat Key and East County will close Monday, Sept. 1, in observance of the Labor Day holiday.
Interior designing underway at Gulf Gate Library
The rest of the construction two-story building is supposed to be completed by late November and the library is slated to open in January 2015.