Jan 19, 2024



After hearing protests, mostly about traffic, County Commission OKs Hi Hat Ranch project team request to continue hearing on plans for new borrow pit

Siesta residents voice multiple concerns about new plans for hotel on Calle Miramar

Sarasota mayor, vice mayor debate ‘worst-case scenario’ of proposed zoning regulations for attainable housing projects on commercial corridors

SRQ airport breaks passenger record again in 2023

‘Bed tax’ revenue down again in November, compared to same month in 2022

Design contract awarded for new county Enterprise Information Technology and Employee Center on Southwest Quad

Jan. 12 groundbreaking ceremony conducted for new Sarasota County Mosquito Management Services building in Nokomis

City of Sarasota residents encouraged to take survey about options for first phase of Shade Avenue Complete Street Project

Both Sarasota County and City commissions approve purchases of license plate readers by their respective law enforcement agencies

Suspect sought in Cherokee Park construction site theft

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Sarasota County supervisor of elections increases number of precincts, polling locations

Grant to support rent stipends for homeless youths in the community

Siesta Key Condominium Council to hold in-person meeting on Jan. 23 at Siesta Key Chapel

Surrey ride program underway again on The Legacy Trail

Tropical glam to meet modern disco at Conservation Foundation’s Party in Paradise on Feb. 3

Florida Highwaymen exhibit open to public in Sarasota City Hall in downtown Sarasota

Sarasota County to host Fire Fest on Saturday, Feb. 3

Jacaranda Library in Venice to mark 30th anniversary with special event on Jan. 27