Growth in Manatee County sparks need for firefighters
MTC Fire Science Academy steps up to the challenge.
East County … County growing in population, coupled with economic growth, firefighters … expanding," said Tom Sousa, the chief of West Manatee Fire Rescue. "I know East …
East County students' project sheds light on the 'invisible'
from the Manatee County Problem Solving team members' feed: March 13 … stepped away from the comforts of their East County neighborhood … community, one she doesn't experience often in East County. "Most people just …
Persistent peacock population peeves Longbeach Village residents
collectors and an East County rescue preserve. (See adjacent story.) The … Zunz, who lives in the Village. Zunz said sympathetic neighbors feeding … — have called “peacock tourism” a scourge of Village life. Last year, the Town …
East County cowboys still bullish on ranch life
East County. “Cattle today are on roller skates,” he said. “They’re here … East County and started working at a ranch. Eventually, he sold a cattle … development changes the landscape.
East County cowboys still …
East County Elks salute veterans
horse and veteran.
EAST COUNTY —When he left the U.S. Army in the late … or more veterans. Elks give back The East County Elks have a passion … East County
East County Elks salute veterans …
School Board 12.10.15
Updates from schools throughout Sarasota County.
Education Foundation of Sarasota County Awards Innovative Teachers More than 375 … Awards Dec. 2 at Michael’s On East. Jennifer Vigne, Executive Director of …
Conversation with Chris Romine
sets goals high for Lakewood Ranch Community Fund
News … a value on grants needed for education. There also is a need for feeding … County school system were living wherever they could and 1,600 kids in …
U.S. Soccer is Dr. Daniel Lamar's sideline
physician for the U.S. Men’s Soccer National Team.
Sarasota … ligament. It was a life changing moment for Lamar. With an athletic … a dramatic impact in their life. With orthopedics, it’s about taking an injury …
East County Our Town 6.18.15
a community need as they head to national competition June 28.
East County Our Town 6.18.15 … looking to save a life today, or tomorrow, if students learn at a young age …
The Food Bank of Manatee needs donations
The Food Bank of Manatee needs … Sloan said, frowning. The Food Bank needs donations after feeding hungry … stationed throughout Manatee County, 20 residential programs and a range of …
BRHS ag program makes strides
watched grow." The East County school's program is expanding again … a new, $101,720 barn on campus later this year.
BRHS ag … School will have a new, $101,720 barn on campus later this year.
All Paws on Deck: Nate's Honor Animal Rescue seeks volunteers
All Paws on Deck: Nate's Honor Animal … neglect administrative needs to to walk and feed animals. Rescue roles … adoptions.” Sylvia McNichol helps feed the dogs in the cottages. Photo by …
For the Love of the Cats
— particularly a feral colony behind an East County apartment complex.
EAST COUNTY … ‘wild’ ones — particularly a feral colony behind an East County apartment complex.
For the Love of the Cats …
Q&A: with Dorothy Quint
talks religion, community and the power of an open mind
News … power of an open mind
Whether she’s stuffing food into a backpack to feed … Australia, 74-year-old Dorothy Quint prefers a busy life. A member of Temple …
Birds of two feathers
As one East County bird sanctuary prepares to take flight, a new … she’s transporting two cages to the East County bird sanctuary Birds of … and donations to help care for the birds the East County facility will …
windows. Get used to it â€” theyâ€™re here to stay.
EAST COUNTY — East … East County residents who reported vehicles hitting the birds along … calls a week from residents, especially in East County, who report seeing …
East County student relishes time as queen
the 2013 fair.
EAST COUNTY — Sarah Adams never dreamed the first … Spaghetti Favorite fair ride: Freak Out and ReMix
East County student relishes time as queen …
Lakewood Ranch-Sarasota Elks feeds students
feed the children these children (in East County).” Most recently, the … mid-2008 by East County student Stephanie Covey, who is now in college, in … www.bradentonelks1511.org .
Lakewood Ranch-Sarasota Elks …
County conducts investigation
the county takes a deeper look as to how, and if, the case could have been avoided.
EAST COUNTY — For the last two weeks, Beth Shuttleworth’s … Contact Amanda Sebastiano at [email protected]
East County …
One for the books
life. It’s the place where he finds solace feeding his rapacious reading … them into the bathtub.” Library tape: “Don’t use it.”
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One for the books …