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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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US facing shortage of yellow fever vaccine for travelers
Fri  Apr 28 2017 07:54PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Americans who need a yellow fever shot for travel may soon have a harder getting it. A manufacturing problem has created a shortage of the only version of the vaccine licensed in the U.S. The Centers … read more.

Congress OKs bill averting Saturday gov’t shutdown
Fri  Apr 28 2017 07:54PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — With just hours to spare, Congress easily approved a short-term spending bill Friday that would prevent a partial federal shutdown over the weekend. But on President Donald Trump’s 99th day in office, lawmakers were leaving until next … read more.

Taliban announce spring offensive, vow to build institutions
Fri  Apr 28 2017 07:54PM
ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Afghan Taliban announced the beginning of their spring offensive on Friday, promising to build their political base in the country while focusing military assaults on the international coalition and Afghan security forces. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid … read more.

Tillerson eyes cutting 2,300 jobs at State Department
Fri  Apr 28 2017 07:53PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is proposing to eliminate 2,300 jobs as part of a plan to cut more than a quarter of the State Department’s budget for the next fiscal year, officials said Friday. The plan … 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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