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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Woman becomes US citizen, gives birth on same dayPena waited years to become a U.S. citizen, but after nine months her baby boy
Woman becomes US citizen, gives birth on same day
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted an hour ago
Pena waited years to become a U.S. citizen, but after nine months her baby boy was ready to become one too. Manatee Co. woman gave birth on the same day she was supposed to give her oath to become an American citizen So, she took... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
James Nozar has been busy planning the future of downtown Tampaa city within a city” while speaking to a business luncheon at Lakewood Ranch,
James Nozar has been busy planning the future of downtown Tampa
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
a city within a city” while speaking to a business luncheon at Lakewood Ranch, just south of Hillsborough County in Manatee County, on Wednesday. It was among the first of likely many speaking engagements for Nozar, who as the CEO... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Free parking this weekend at most Lee parks, recreation sitesand Recreation Month. There will be 24 sites at which no fees will be applied,
Free parking this weekend at most Lee parks, recreation sites
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 3 hours ago
and Recreation Month. There will be 24 sites at which no fees will be applied, including: - Regional parks: Lakes Park, Manatee Park, Hickey Creek Mitigation Park, Caloosahatchee Regional Park, Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve and Caloosahatchee... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Manatee County Schools add bullying resources for teachersTeachers in Manatee County are getting more help to identify the tormenters in
Manatee County Schools add bullying resources for teachers
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 hours ago
Teachers in Manatee County are getting more help to identify the tormenters in their classrooms and helping victims report abuse. In January, a Manatee county fifth-grade student was terrified to go to school. He said he was being tormented by... Read more
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International Business Times
Return of the sea cow: Manatees to be reintroduced to Guadeloupe for first time in 100 years Two male manatees from a Singapore zoo are set to be the first seen in Guadelou
Return of the sea cow: Manatees to be reintroduced to Guadeloupe for first time in 100 years
International Business Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Two male manatees from a Singapore zoo are set to be the first seen in Guadeloupe for over a century in what is being hailed as the world's first manatee re-population program. Manatee was hunted to local extinction in the waters around Guadeloupe in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
State regulators approve sweeping changes in water-quality standardsfacing major problems with toxic algae blooms on both coasts. Anne Harvey Holb
State regulators approve sweeping changes in water-quality standards
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 hours ago
facing major problems with toxic algae blooms on both coasts. Anne Harvey Holbrook, staff attorney for the Save the Manatee Club, argued that more study is needed on the health impacts of the changes and that the final decision should be... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
SeaWorld Orlando cares for 2-week-old orphaned manateeBlackBerry says new device is 'world's most secure' smartphone Companies whi
SeaWorld Orlando cares for 2-week-old orphaned manatee
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
BlackBerry says new device is 'world's most secure' smartphone Companies which offer paid vacation and pay for vacation Tesla's autopilot remains in the spotlight Democrats poised to make... Read more
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The Morning Call
More jobs lost at Air ProductsProducts spokesman Art George confirmed Tuesday the company has eliminated abou
More jobs lost at Air Products
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Products spokesman Art George confirmed Tuesday the company has eliminated about 30 jobs from its facility in Port Manatee, Fla. The company also let go about 40 employees during the last six months from its Wilkes-Barre plant, he... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Rep. Murphy drops off algae water to Gov. Scottleading to fouled water with a putrid stench that has disrupted marine life and
Rep. Murphy drops off algae water to Gov. Scott
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
leading to fouled water with a putrid stench that has disrupted marine life and is suspected of causing a spate of manatee deaths as far north as Brevard County. Murphy says the situation is affecting his district’s economy, too. “So much... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Rep. Murphy drops off algae water to Gov. Scottleading to fouled water with a putrid stench that has disrupted marine life and
Rep. Murphy drops off algae water to Gov. Scott
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
leading to fouled water with a putrid stench that has disrupted marine life and is suspected of causing a spate of manatee deaths as far north as Brevard County. Murphy says the situation is affecting his district’s economy, too. “So much... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Grapefruit might fight Zika virusput on skin. If proven effective, a repellent wouldn't be available until at l
Grapefruit might fight Zika virus
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
put on skin. If proven effective, a repellent wouldn't be available until at least next year. Zika fears grow with second possible local case in Florida 10News tracks potential Zika cases in Manatee Florida gets $5M in federal funds to fight... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Port Orange island could be named state critical wildlife areaBanks, Hillsborough County BC 49, Melbourne Beach Bird Islands, Nassau and Du
Port Orange island could be named state critical wildlife area
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Banks, Hillsborough County BC 49, Melbourne Beach Bird Islands, Nassau and Duval counties Dot-Dash-Dit Islands, Manatee County Estero Bay, Lee County Flagg Island, Franklin County Lanark Reef, Franklin County Myakka River, Sarasota... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Front loader stolen; suspect soughtMANATEE COUNTY - The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect
Front loader stolen; suspect sought
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
MANATEE COUNTY - The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect in theft of a front loader. The theft occurred between 11:41 p.m. and 7:41 a.m. today, according to a release from MCSO, at 8000 U.S. 41 North in Palmetto. The front... Read more
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NBC New York
Manatee Snooty Turns 68Happy Birthday to Snooty the Manatee! The Tampa Bay resident was born on July 2
Manatee Snooty Turns 68
NBC New York / Posted 2 days ago
Happy Birthday to Snooty the Manatee! The Tampa Bay resident was born on July 21st 1948 in Miami. Snooty is the world's oldest manatee and was the first one born in captivity. Snooty's 68th birthday bash and wildlife festival will be held Saturday to... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Free immunization events in Tampa Bay areauntil August 9 at the following locations: Citrus County – Free immunizations
Free immunization events in Tampa Bay area
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
until August 9 at the following locations: Citrus County – Free immunizations are offered in the following locations: Manatee – Free immunizations are available for eligible children, birth - 18 years of age, enrolled in elementary, middle or... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore manatees headed to Caribbean for world-first repopulation programmeSINGAPORE: Two manatees from the River Safari - Kai and Junior - are set to bec
Singapore manatees headed to Caribbean for world-first repopulation programme
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
SINGAPORE: Two manatees from the River Safari - Kai and Junior - are set to become the first of their species to arrive in Guadeloupe in more than a century for the world's first manatee repopulation programme. In a media release on Monday (Jul 25),... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Special Weather StatementFLZ056-061-255-242200- INLAND MANATEE-DESOTO-HARDEE- 517 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016
Special Weather Statement
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
FLZ056-061-255-242200- INLAND MANATEE-DESOTO-HARDEE- 517 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN DESOTO... SOUTHWESTERN HARDEE AND SOUTHEASTERN MANATEE COUNTIES... AT 516 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Letters:remaining riverfront park that downtown/historic district residents can comfort
Letters:
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
remaining riverfront park that downtown/historic district residents can comfortably enjoy. We’ve already been locked out of Manatee Island. City Island is largely a homeless refuge. (READ: Daytona Beach rejects homeless plan) What would this have... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
14-old murder suspect makes first court appearanceLee disappeared two weeks ago, and his body turned up days later rolled in carp
14-old murder suspect makes first court appearance
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
Lee disappeared two weeks ago, and his body turned up days later rolled in carpet in a church parking lot dumpster in Manatee County. Neighbors describe Lee as a super nice guy. They say Lee opened up his home to May because of her difficult... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Snooty the manatee turns 68Happy Birthday Snooty! The famous Tampa Bay manatee celebrates his 68th birthda
Snooty the manatee turns 68
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
Happy Birthday Snooty! The famous Tampa Bay manatee celebrates his 68th birthday today. Snooty was one of the first manatees born in captivity The birthday bash takes place at the South Florida Museum today The outdoor event is free The South... Read more
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The News & Observer
What to Watch on Saturday: AMC’s ‘Hell on Wheels’ series endsJett music set to wolves, alligators and sharks; and Dave Matthews music set to
What to Watch on Saturday: AMC’s ‘Hell on Wheels’ series ends
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Jett music set to wolves, alligators and sharks; and Dave Matthews music set to fresh water by animals like the rhino and manatee. Rush Hour (9 p.m., CBS) – Carter and Lee hunt for an escaped prisoner looking for his estranged wife and daughter,... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Manatee Snooty Turns 68Happy Birthday to Snooty the Manatee! The Tampa Bay resident was born on July 2
Manatee Snooty Turns 68
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
Happy Birthday to Snooty the Manatee! The Tampa Bay resident was born on July 21st 1948 in Miami. Snooty is the world's oldest manatee and was the first one born in captivity. Snooty's 68th birthday bash and wildlife festival will be held Saturday to... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Flagler County Commissioner Frank Meeker diesin May to a group of residents and officials at the Hammock Beach Resort. “I fe
Flagler County Commissioner Frank Meeker dies
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
in May to a group of residents and officials at the Hammock Beach Resort. “I felt I had to address this after getting the Manatee Protection Plan back on track. They (sea turtles) are defenseless and the life of a sea turtle is a rough... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Things to do this weekend: July 23-24merchandise. Single day and weekend pass tickets can be purchased at the door f
Things to do this weekend: July 23-24
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
merchandise. Single day and weekend pass tickets can be purchased at the door for prices ranging from $10-$85. Snooty the Manatee’s 68th Birthday Bash The South Florida Museum is throwing a birthday soirée on Saturday, July 23, for Snooty, the... Read more
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Daily Star
Unbelievable moment daring fisherman has close shave with MASSIVE humpback whaleand his kayak off the surface. WHOA-BY DICK: Eddy Willis comes across a humpba
Unbelievable moment daring fisherman has close shave with MASSIVE humpback whale
Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
and his kayak off the surface. WHOA-BY DICK: Eddy Willis comes across a humpback whale while out kayakingRelated videos Manatees were first discovered and confused with mermaids Manatees were first discovered and confused with mermaids Dolphin... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Snooty the really old manatee holds court in BradentonHe's turning 68 in July, so you won't find another manatee in captivity older t
Snooty the really old manatee holds court in Bradenton
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
He's turning 68 in July, so you won't find another manatee in captivity older than Snooty. The record-breaking sea cow was brought to Bradenton in 1949 when he was less than a year old, and he's called the area home ever since, serving as the town's... Read more
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Sporting Life
Desire to deliver in King Georgeahead of Silverwave at Longchamp and, at Saint-Cloud, he finished only a neck a
Desire to deliver in King George
Sporting Life / Posted 5 days ago
ahead of Silverwave at Longchamp and, at Saint-Cloud, he finished only a neck and a head in front of Siljan's Saga and Manatee who were a bit further behind him too in October.Highland Reel's stable-companion Sir Isaac Newton followed up his... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
10News tracks potential Zika cases in Manateeyou of suspected cases. That will only happen once our mosquitoes are infected
10News tracks potential Zika cases in Manatee
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
you of suspected cases. That will only happen once our mosquitoes are infected and begin to transmit the virus. In Manatee County, mosquito control workers say they are not taking chances. When a possible Zika case is reported, they go into... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Florida joins legal fight against Aetna-Humana mergerAdvantage market, with Bondi's office saying concerns in Florida particularly f
Florida joins legal fight against Aetna-Humana merger
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
Advantage market, with Bondi's office saying concerns in Florida particularly focused on Broward, Charlotte, Duval, Manatee, Martin, Polk, Sarasota, St. Johns and St. Lucie counties. "Competition in our health insurance markets is crucial... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Beruff takes on Rubio for Senate seatat Gitto’s downtown Pizza restaurant in Orlando, Beruff is working the room. “
Beruff takes on Rubio for Senate seat
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
at Gitto’s downtown Pizza restaurant in Orlando, Beruff is working the room. “I've been a homebuilder for 32 years in the Manatee and Sarasota County area,” he said. Of the two dozen people listening, half are members of the media. This is... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Snooty's birthday is this Saturday!celebrate Snooty's birthday! The outdoor event is held in the Spanish Plaza, i
Snooty's birthday is this Saturday!
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
celebrate Snooty's birthday! The outdoor event is held in the Spanish Plaza, in the Museum's north parking lot by the Manatee River and in front of the South Florida Museum on 10th Street West and is FREE from 10 am to 2 pm for all Snooty's... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Parking fees waived for county boat ramps, parks and pools July 30-31and Recreation Month. There will be 24 sites at which no fees will be applied,
Parking fees waived for county boat ramps, parks and pools July 30-31
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 6 days ago
and Recreation Month. There will be 24 sites at which no fees will be applied, including: - Regional parks: Lakes Park, Manatee Park, Hickey Creek Mitigation Park, Caloosahatchee Regional Park, Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, Caloosa-hatchee... Read more
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Daily Star
Paddleboarding bikini babe never expected THIS to jump out of the waterthe water that she thought was a rock. She told The Dodo: "But then it started
Paddleboarding bikini babe never expected THIS to jump out of the water
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
the water that she thought was a rock. She told The Dodo: "But then it started moving. "The next thing I know there's a manatee putting his flippers on my board." In hilarious footage Celine is seen initially freaking out as the massive manatee... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
GOP angst overflows at Cleveland gatheringdo people just wear down” and turn away from the political process, MacManus sa
GOP angst overflows at Cleveland gathering
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
do people just wear down” and turn away from the political process, MacManus said. Florida delegate Kathleen King, the Manatee County GOP chair, said it’s important to draw a contrast between Clinton and Trump, but “I don’t think it’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Texas man saves baby deer from drowning in lakehe immediately jumped into Lake Buchanan to rescue her RELATED ARTICLES Pleas
Texas man saves baby deer from drowning in lake
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
he immediately jumped into Lake Buchanan to rescue her RELATED ARTICLES Please don't flip out! Extremely chilled out manatee just...Frozen with fear? Dog scared by fireworks jumps into the... Share this article After he reached the boat,... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Stephen Colbert 'Feels Bad' Over Rumors of James Corden Possibly Taking Over 'The Late Show'cautious candidate who doesn't want to do anything out of the ordinary, and on
Stephen Colbert 'Feels Bad' Over Rumors of James Corden Possibly Taking Over 'The Late Show'
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
cautious candidate who doesn't want to do anything out of the ordinary, and on the other side you have a giant orange manatee that is constantly screaming please harpoon me." The Late Show host caused quite a stir after he crashed the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Showman or statesman? Floridians await Trump speechthink that he's going to go much off-script." Others are hoping for something
Showman or statesman? Floridians await Trump speech
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
think that he's going to go much off-script." Others are hoping for something in between. Kathleen King, chairwoman of the Manatee County Republican Party and a delegate at the convention, said she wanted a Trump that was both "authentic" and... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Special Weather StatementFLZ052-056-061-162-165-251-255-260-262-265-202215- INLAND MANATEE-INLAND SARASO
Special Weather Statement
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
FLZ052-056-061-162-165-251-255-260-262-265-202215- INLAND MANATEE-INLAND SARASOTA-INLAND CHARLOTTE-INLAND LEE-POLK-COASTAL CHARLOTTE-INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-DESOTO-HARDEE-COASTAL LEE- 509 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016 ...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Mosquito Control employees find skeletal remainsThe Manatee County Sheriff's Office is conducting a death investigation after h
Mosquito Control employees find skeletal remains
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is conducting a death investigation after human remains were found in the woods behind Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission in Port Manatee. The sheriff's office says two Mosquito Control employees found the... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Skeletal remains found in Port Manatee; sheriff's office investigatingSheriff's officials said Wednesday that skeletal remains were found in Port Man
Skeletal remains found in Port Manatee; sheriff's office investigating
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
Sheriff's officials said Wednesday that skeletal remains were found in Port Manatee. Remains found near Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission Autopsy will be performed Two Mosquito Control employees were in the woods behind Fish & Wildlife... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Florida editorial roundupmanagers ignored countless warnings over the years about this inevitable disast
Florida editorial roundup
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
managers ignored countless warnings over the years about this inevitable disaster. While there is no direct impact on Manatee County that can currently be measured, tourism officials across Florida fear vacation cancellations based on media... Read more
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Mashable
Enthusiastic little manatee would like to learn how to paddleboard, pleaseto learn a new sport. Celine Chasteen and a friend were paddleboarding off the
Enthusiastic little manatee would like to learn how to paddleboard, please
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
to learn a new sport. Celine Chasteen and a friend were paddleboarding off the coast of Jupiter, Florida, when a young manatee friend showed up to say hello — and, we assume, to ask for paddleboarding lessons. The girls didn't touch the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
GOP CONVENTION: Florida lawmakers eye Cleveland as springboard for their own futuresare hoping the convention will further more immediate political goals. Carlos B
GOP CONVENTION: Florida lawmakers eye Cleveland as springboard for their own futures
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
are hoping the convention will further more immediate political goals. Carlos Beruff, a GOP U.S. Senate candidate and Manatee County homebuilder trying to unseat Rubio, flew into Cleveland Tuesday to hob nob with Florida delegates and draw a... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Manatee deputies search for attempted robbery suspectThe Manatee Sheriff’s Office is investigating an attempted robbery at home in S
Manatee deputies search for attempted robbery suspect
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
The Manatee Sheriff’s Office is investigating an attempted robbery at home in Sarasota. Manatee County deputies searching for attempted robbery suspect Couple returned home when the suspect pointed a gun at them The suspect fled after the porch... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Attempted robbery suspect vows to return after being scared offMANATEE COUNTY, Fla. -- An attempted armed robbery suspect who was scared off w
Attempted robbery suspect vows to return after being scared off
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. -- An attempted armed robbery suspect who was scared off when his potential victims turned on their porch light vowed to return to the residence, Manatee County Sheriff's Office reported. The incident occurred at 1:45 s.m.... Read more
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Al.com
Ellie the manatee found dead at 39 years old, first manatee captured in AlabamaEllie the manatee, a regular visitor to Alabama waters since at least 2006, was
Ellie the manatee found dead at 39 years old, first manatee captured in Alabama
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
Ellie the manatee, a regular visitor to Alabama waters since at least 2006, was found dead Saturday, floating near the ship channel in Mobile Bay. In 2009, Ellie became the first manatee ever captured in Alabama waters when a crew from the Dauphin... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Audubon, anglers at odds over bird rookerieshas asked FWC for year-round closure and a 50- to 100-foot buffer for the Saras
Audubon, anglers at odds over bird rookeries
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
has asked FWC for year-round closure and a 50- to 100-foot buffer for the Sarasota Bay rookery and four others in Sarasota, Manatee and Hillsborough. The recommendations include: Alafia: year round closure, 100-foot buffer. Myakka: year round... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Body found alongside Parrish Road; homicide suspectedThe Manatee County Sheriff's Office is investigating an apparent homicide after
Body found alongside Parrish Road; homicide suspected
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is investigating an apparent homicide after the body of a man was found alongside a road in Parrish. Body found off Old Tampa Road 'Trauma to the body,' Sheriff's Office says Authorities were notified by... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Snooty the Manatee celebrates 68th birthdayWhat do you give a manatee on his 68th birthday? Balloons -- well, because ball
Snooty the Manatee celebrates 68th birthday
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
What do you give a manatee on his 68th birthday? Balloons -- well, because balloons! And beets. Snooty the manatee is 68 years old He weighs nearly 1,200 pounds Saturday event planned to celebrate birthday Yes, those gentle vegetarian sea cows... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Body dumped on side of the road in ParrishThe Manatee County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a man whose b
Body dumped on side of the road in Parrish
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a man whose body was found on the side of the road in Parrish Tuesday afternoon. Investigators say it appears the body was dumped there in the 11300 block of Old Tampa Road. The case... Read more
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