ENGLEWOOD — Hundreds flocked to the 33rd annual Englewood Bank & Trust Invitational Art Festival Saturday. The show continues today from 10 a.m to 5 p.m. at the bank, 1111 S. McCall Road, Englewood.
NORTH PORT — Those wanting to help earthquake victims in Puerto Rico can donate to Hope for Puerto Rico at New Hope Church, 5600 S Biscayne Drive, North Port.
ENGLEWOOD — Cecile Harrington paced in her driveway. Her husband Kevin was gone too long. Then she heard the sirens and helicopter and knew something was wrong.
Before you read the rest of this column, turn off the TV, put down your phone (not if you are reading this on your mobile device), close your eyes and for about 20 seconds ask yourself if you consider yourself a rude person.
PORT CHARLOTTE — Charlotte County commissioners on Tuesday return to the debate on what to do with county owned waterfront property across US Highway 41 from Sunseeker’s future resort.
Let’s say you lived on the same street for 40 years. You never left home, and lived a busy, routine life, eating plants, digging long tunnels and keeping track of your neighbors.
The North Port Concert Band and conductor Tom Ellison presented “See You at the Movies” Thursday at the North Port Performing Arts Center. Selections included classics like “Singin’ the Rain” and “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” and some newer ones, like “The Greatest Showman.” Before intermiss…
SARASOTA — Attorneys for Sarasota County and three county commissioners responded Wednesday evening to a federally filed lawsuit claiming racially based discrimination in the county’s decision last year to change the boundaries of commission districts.
Sarasota County Libraries and Historical Resources announces the return of the popular “One Book, One Community” program for 2020 with the selection of Kate Moore’s “The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women.”
Literacy Volunteers of South Sarasota County needs volunteers in North Port to work with adults who are learning English as a Second Language, or who need help improving their reading and writing skills.
Gasps echoed across the room as guests learned doctors in Puerto Rico are operating on patients in the parking lots of uninhabitable hospitals.
The New Year has brought a refreshed and amicable partnership to the Sarasota County School District’s relationship with the Sarasota Classified Teachers Association.
ENGLEWOOD — While area residents gear up to fight plans for a 7-11 convenience store at State Road 776 and Manasota Beach Road, DiVosta Homes has announced plans Wednesday for a new residential development nearby.