- Friday August 23, 2013
- 8:30am - 12:00pm
- Venice City Hall, 401 West Venice Ave
- Group Hosting:
- SCOPE, Sarasota County, City of Sarasota, City of Venice, City of North Port and the Institute for the Ages
- Contact Phone:
- (941) 365-8751
- Contact Email:
- Ticket Price:
What kind of community do you want to live in? Join the community conversation on the morning of Friday, August 23rd in Venice. After reviewing the results of last year’s community workshops, participants will work together to narrow down the qualities of life that matter most, find out how high tech, high touch approaches are contributing to engaged communities and learn more about the Happiness Matters Community Video Campaign. To register for the workshop, go to www.scopexcel.org or call (941) 365-8751.
PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Chamber Clays Tournament
The Sarasota Chamber of Commerce held its 6th annual Clays Tournament Friday, March 7. Nearly 75 chamber members competed in teams of four or five on twelve different open ranges. Members enjoyed friendly competition at the all-day event, which was held at the Sarasota Trap, Skeet and Clays in Nokomis.
SPD continues homeless crackdown
After establishing an overtime patrol for Five Points Park and Pineapple Park, the Sarasota Police Department is also monitoring J.D. Hamel Park for illicit activity.
Sheriff's Office braces for spring breakers
Sheriff's deputies will increase patrols and be on the lookout for underage drinking and drug use during this year's spring break season.
PHOTO GALLERY: McNeal Elementary Walk-a-thon
After raising $18,000 for their Wacky Wildcat Walk-a-thon March 7, McNeal Elementary students enjoyed time outside after their hard work. About 90% of the children raised at least $1 to go toward new laptops and Tablets for the school. Students in each grade level walked, jogged and sprinted as they competed to win gold, silver and bronze medals for the fastest times, per grade.