Daily Local Headlines
Sarasota's scenic 12.5-mile path will no longer be stuck at the crossroads. The County began work on a pedestrian bridge over the highly trafficked intersection of Laurel Road.
Announcement from Friends of Legacy Trail
Reading Recovery, a program designed for children who are the lowest achieving in literacy after their first year of school will now be part of every school in Sarasota County
Read more about Reading Recovery programs around the world
Former New York Yankee's MVP, Alex Rodriguez now manages 13,000 apartment units in 10 states, and he'll be leading this week's Florida Realtors' convention and trade expo.
Read more about A-Rod at Florida Realtors' convention
After hearing pleas for help from a nearby canal, Nineteen-year-old Floridian, Nic Berry, jumped in and rescued a 56-year-old man from drowning.
Read more about this recent high school graduates' selfless act
This year's City Commission election campaign was Sarasota's most expensive, ever. Of the total $206,000+ spent on the campaign, the losing candidate, Martin Hyde spent the most.
Read more about Martin Hyde's record setting spending.
Tableseide Restaurant Group—owners of Muse, Libby’s Cafe, and Louie’s Modern—will be revitalizing a Newtown neighborhood gem: Miss Susie’s Lunchroom.
The $50,000 start-up fund comes from Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation Grant
The force is with Sarasota-based ski-squad "Ski-A-Rees" who's recent performance of "Star-Wars: The Skiquel" won gold at national championship—a first for any Florida ski team.
Learn more about the first Florida team to win a water skiing national championship