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Bus driver put with kids again
Wed  Apr 26 2017 10:38AM
In an interview with ABC 7, Dr. Todd Bowden, the Superintendent of Schools, said he wants the Sarasota County Schools’ Director of Transportation suspended after he allowed bus driver Leonard … Find out how to read more online.
Bayshore may get temp fixes
Wed  Apr 26 2017 10:36AM
Sometimes the squeaky wheel gets the grease. Sometimes it gets stop signs. The squeaky wheel in this case is residents of Bayshore Drive, at the northern tip of the island. … Find out how to read more online.
Foreign flight students common here
Sun  Apr 23 2017 01:04PM
The prospect of people from the Middle East learning to fly in Venice bothered a local couple so much they recorded a YouTube video about it. When the couple (who … Find out how to read more online.
Trash collection rates likely going up
Wed  Apr 26 2017 10:36AM
Despite concerns about going too deep into city residents’ pockets, the Venice City Council accepted a report Tuesday recommending a five-year program of solid waste collection rate hikes. The report, … Find out how to read more online.
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Duterte says he can be more brutal than terrorists
Mon  Apr 24 2017 01:19AM
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned Sunday that he could be “50 times” more brutal than Muslim militants who stage beheadings and said he could even “eat” the extremists if they’re captured alive by troops. Duterte has … read more.

Florida man convicted in fatal fight over gumbo spices
Sun  Apr 23 2017 07:54PM
PANAMA CITY (AP) — A man charged with fatally stabbing a restaurant worker and former Florida State mascot in a fight over gumbo spices has been found guilty of second-degree murder. Orlando Ricardo Thompson was found guilty Thursday in the … read more.

Mom, her boyfriend arrested after toddler is beaten
Sun  Apr 23 2017 07:54PM
NORTH MIAMI (AP) — A North Miami man is in jail because police say he punched a toddler so hard she needed surgery. The girl’s mother is also jailed because police said she did nothing about it for days. The … read more.

Man, 71, faces attempted murder charge in stepson’s shooting
Sun  Apr 23 2017 07:54PM
SANFORD (AP) — A 71-year-old Florida man has been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of his step-son. The Orlando Sentinel reports that arrest records show Thomas Lathrop of Sanford shot 31-year-old Frank Fort on Saturday at the family … read more.

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Historic landmark tax relief program delayed
Wed  Apr 26 2017 10:36AM
Timing is everything, and while the city celebrates its 90th year since its founding, it’s not the right time to introduce a new Historic landmark tax relief program. That was the conclusion of the Venice City Council on Tuesday. Council … Find out how to read more online.

She ‘Riel’ly is the best
Wed  Apr 26 2017 10:34AM
Sweeping a county fair event is not unusual. Winning blue ribbons in multiple disciplines is another matter. Venice resident Diane Riel did just that at this year’s Sarasota County Fair. She earned blue ribbons in the divisions of watercolor, culinary … Find out how to read more online.

Showmobile is headed to auction
Wed  Apr 26 2017 10:34AM
With virtually no discussion, the Venice City Council voted Tuesday to send the city’s Showmobile to auction. The 25-year-old portable stage was worn out and in need of major repairs or replacement, which the Council briefly considered last year and … Find out how to read more online.

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