The Sarasota County School Board evaluated Superintendent Todd Bowden on Tuesday, rating his performance for the 2018-19 school year as highly effective and granting him a $5,000 bonus.
Sarasota County is hosting a series of five open houses on redistricting, starting today. Citizens will have the opportunity to view alternative district maps, give feedback through a survey and submit conceptual ideas for district boundaries.
PUNTA GORDA — As mass shootings continue to take center stage in the nation’s news cycle, local law enforcement and first responders are preparing for the worst.
NORTH PORT — The city commission is expected to finalize city tax rates for 2019-2020 when it meets on Thursday, but a group of residents is trying to ensure that does not happen without a fight.
A spaced-themed evening brought moms and sons together at the George Mullen Activity Center on Sept. 13. The “Out of this World Mom and Son Night” was filled with music, fun, dance, activities, raffles, prizes and food.
PORT CHARLOTTE — Bubblegum, birthday cake, strawberry, and cinnamon churro may sound like delicious candy or ice cream flavors, but they’re also popular e-cigarette flavors which may soon be taken off the market.
NORTH PORT — First the Springs itself was designated a historic site. Now the buildings at Warm Mineral Springs have received the same designation.