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‘Crush-It’ plans new plant in North Venice
Wed  Nov 30 2016 09:40AM
Crush-It, Inc., the family owned and operated custom concrete and asphalt crushing business, plans to have a third location in Venice. It would be located at 530 Gene Green Road … Find out how to read more online.
Her Feet As Hands
Wed  Nov 30 2016 09:38AM
Overcoming adversity throughout her life has not stopped post-polio victim Joanne Brooks as she gives inspiration and encouragement to others. She believes it is important to share her ordeals. “Just … Find out how to read more online.
GPS on city vehicles
Wed  Nov 30 2016 09:38AM
Soon after Peter Lilholt was hired as the City of Venice’s fleet manager in the Public Works Department in January of 2015, he began looking for ways to improve the … Find out how to read more online.
Some Gulf-front land owners not sold on sand project
Wed  Nov 30 2016 09:38AM
Some Gulf-front property owners on Shoreview Drive aren’t sold on beach renourishment. “All of the new renourishment projects that (Charlotte County) is proposing will establish an erosion control line (ECL),” … Find out how to read more online.
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Fire tears through Oakland dance party, killing at least 9
Sat  Dec 3 2016 09:52PM
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters struggled to get to bodies in the rubble Saturday after a fire tore through a converted Oakland warehouse during a late-night electronic music party, killing at least 9 people and making the charred structure unsafe … read more.

Professor fatally stabbed on USC campus, student arrested
Sat  Dec 3 2016 09:52PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A graduate student arrested on suspicion of stabbing to death the professor who oversaw his work at the University of Southern California was being held on $1 million bail Saturday as their shocked colleagues began processing … read more.

Buzz Aldrin: Altitude sickness forced South Pole evacuation
Sat  Dec 3 2016 09:52PM
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Buzz Aldrin said he was evacuated from the South Pole last week because he became short of breath and began showing signs of altitude sickness. The 86-year-old adventurer, who was the second man to walk … read more.

For now, Trump bears signs of a dealmaker, not a policymaker
Sat  Dec 3 2016 09:50PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — He phones. He kibitzes. He cajoles. He threatens. He rewards. It’s a freewheeling style that President-elect Donald Trump used to stop Carrier from shipping 800 jobs from an Indiana factory to Mexico. And it marks a radical … read more.

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How Trumpish is Venice?
Wed  Nov 30 2016 09:38AM
With protests waning over the election of Donald J. Trump as the next president, and recounts being called for in three states, it’s worth noting Trump won many neighborhood precincts handily in Venice and all the way through South County … Find out how to read more online.

Edmondson Road trail project to be rebid
Wed  Nov 30 2016 09:38AM
The construction industry is doing so well in Southwest Florida that it’s causing a headache for city officials. Bids to build an 10-foot-wide multiuse trail along a “country block” on the south side of Edmondson Road, between Pinebrook Road and … Find out how to read more online.

New commissioners take office for county
Wed  Nov 30 2016 09:38AM
The faces on the dais looked a little different last Tuesday as Sarasota County Board of Commissioners began their last meeting of the month. Prior to the start of last Tuesday’s meeting, 12th Circuit Judge Thomas Krug administered the oath … Find out how to read more online.

Santa, his helpers set sail in Intracoastal
Wed  Nov 30 2016 09:38AM
Now that the Venice Holiday parade on Venice Avenue is over, it is time for the next holiday event. “One thing you can count on in Venice is the date of the annual Christmas boat parade,” perennial chairman John Osmulski … Find out how to read more online.

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