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Sergeant resigns, avoids termination
Tue  Oct 6 2015 10:26AM
A Venice Police Department sergeant resigned just days before a disciplinary hearing in which he faced termination for allegedly trying to get his wife’s ex-husband arrested. According to an Internal … Find out how to read more online.
Woman awaits new liver
Tue  Oct 6 2015 10:26AM
A couple of years ago Venice resident Maria Rivera was wondering why she was suddenly having swelling in her right leg. Concerned, she decided to visit her doctor. After a … Find out how to read more online.
Traces of red tide found locally
Tue  Oct 6 2015 10:26AM
State researchers have reported traces of the toxic red tide algae in water samples throughout Sarasota County to Boca Grande. Background to very low concentrations of the algae — Karenia … Find out how to read more online.
$150K bond in gun theft
Tue  Oct 6 2015 10:26AM
A self-proclaimed gang member living in Nokomis is in Sarasota County jail on $150,000 bond facing an armed burglary charge after allegedly stealing a gun from a business in Venice … Find out how to read more online.
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Pistorius family: Oscar’s rights being undermined
Wed  Oct 7 2015 01:19AM
SOMERSET WEST, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius’ family criticized South African authorities on Tuesday for delays in deciding whether he should be released from jail and moved to house arrest, saying his rights were being “undermined” because of the … read more.

House committee approves bill to allow open carry of guns
Wed  Oct 7 2015 01:19AM
TALLAHASSEE (AP) — Licensed gun owners would be able to openly carry their weapons in public under a bill approved by the House Criminal Justice Subcommittee on Tuesday. Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz cited federal crime statistics that show that states … read more.

Zimbabwe: 14 elephants killed by cyanide poisoning
Wed  Oct 7 2015 01:19AM
HARARE, Zimbabwe — Fourteen elephants were poisoned by cyanide in Zimbabwe in three separate incidents, two years after poachers killed more than 200 elephants by poisoning, Zimbabwe’s National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority said Tuesday. Three elephants were killed in … read more.

Search for answers begins in sinking of US cargo ship
Tue  Oct 6 2015 10:36PM
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — On board the 790-foot El Faro when it set out on its doomed voyage into the path of Hurricane Joaquin were five Polish workers whose job was to prepare the engine room for a retrofitting. Could … read more.

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Fundraiser delights with a culinary twist
Sat  Oct 3 2015 08:30AM
All Faiths Food Bank and the South County Advisory Council organized their sixth annual interactive cooking fundraiser on Sept. 19, called “Cooking With Class,” to benefit families most in need this coming Thanksgiving. The Hawaiian-themed event was hosted at the … Find out how to read more online.

To ‘Exit Laughing’ is the only way at Venice Theatre
Sat  Oct 3 2015 08:30AM
Venice Theatre’s Mainstage season opener, “Exit Laughing” by Paul Elliott, is more than a seriously funny farce. The first high point, just because it is the first thing one sees, is the wonderful set by Allan Kollar. It depicts an … Find out how to read more online.

Players ‘Steps’ up the fun factor
Sat  Oct 3 2015 08:30AM
Fans of Alfred Hitchcock films love to look for the director’s appearance in his films. In the stage version of Hitchcock’s 1930s-era classic, “The 39 Steps,” at the Players in Sarasota, fans can look for references to his many films. … Find out how to read more online.

Venice Public Library hosts anniversary party
Sat  Oct 3 2015 08:30AM
Although the library itself is older, Venice Public Library’s building is 50 years old today, Oct. 3. That is cause for a party, which will be held at the library today from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The library itself … Find out how to read more online.

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