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Siesta Key Friday, Feb. 17, 2012 5 years ago

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+Homes evacuated in Summerfield Park
Homes were evacuated in Summerfield Park tonight after a man in the 11500 block of Parkside Place turned the gas on inside his home and threatened to harm himself.

+Appeals Court Grants oral arguments to town
The Second District Court of Appeals has granted oral arguments to the town in its challenge of a
writ of certiorari issued in late December.

+Neighbors: Ben Walsh
Manatee County Public Schools Superintendent Tim McGonegal said Florida schools, for years, have been
operating under two different accountability systems.

+Neighbors: Vern Johnson
The Siesta Key resident volunteers at the Siesta Key Chamber every week.

+Athlete of the Week: Tre Bryant
Braden River High senior guard Tre Bryant scored 43 points in two games last week, including
20 points in the Feb. 10 Class 7A-District 11 championship versus Venice.

+Students learn about career opportunities
Lakewood Ranch High School today hosted a college and career fair.

St. Armands Circle Concours
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday
Location: St. Armands Circle
: Sarasota Exotic Car Fest
Benefit: Child protection Center, inc.
Cost: Free

24th Annual Downtown Sarasota Festival of the Arts
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday & Sunday
Location: 1592 Main Street, Sarasota
Cost: Free

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