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Savannah Morning News
Manatee visits Isle of Hope72 years of living on the water at Isle of Hope, Noel Wright never had a visito
Manatee visits Isle of Hope
Savannah Morning News / Posted 17 minutes ago
72 years of living on the water at Isle of Hope, Noel Wright never had a visitor like this one. A 10-foot long, 1,000-pound manatee swam up to his dock earlier this month. The portly marine mammal lingered long enough to pose for photos that seem to... Read more
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examiner.com
Andujar ambushes Manatees, as late rally falls shortMiguel Andujar hit two home runs and racked up five RBIs Saturday, leading his
Andujar ambushes Manatees, as late rally falls short
examiner.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Miguel Andujar hit two home runs and racked up five RBIs Saturday, leading his team to a 9-6 win over the Brevard County Manatees as 1,293 fans were treated to quite an offensive show. The two teams combined for 24 hits in a game that took three... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
International relations expert: Play close attention to Rowley/Maduro dealMaduro, has relied much too heavily on its oil revenues.” Gas deal a “win-win”
International relations expert: Play close attention to Rowley/Maduro deal
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 17 hours ago
Maduro, has relied much too heavily on its oil revenues.” Gas deal a “win-win” for both countries The topic of the Loran Manatee gas fields had also been on the agenda during Maduro's last visit with former prime minister Kamla... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Bradenton Police looking for bank robberat about 11:12, Bradenton Police Department officers responded to a report of a
Bradenton Police looking for bank robber
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 21 hours ago
at about 11:12, Bradenton Police Department officers responded to a report of a bank robbery at Chase Bank, located at 4915 Manatee Avenue East. The suspect entered the bank, implied that he had a weapon, and demanded money. The suspect fled the... Read more
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examiner.com
Earnest, Poneleit, Peacock top high-score report; West Zone tourney slatedat Brandon Crossroads Lanes on the weekend of July 23-24. The FWZBC's jurisdic
Earnest, Poneleit, Peacock top high-score report; West Zone tourney slated
examiner.com / Posted 23 hours ago
at Brandon Crossroads Lanes on the weekend of July 23-24. The FWZBC's jurisdiction spans six Florida counties: Sarasota, Manatee, Pinellas, Citrus, Pasco and Hernando. The USBC-sanctioned event carries a $25 per person singles entry fee, and... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Police looking for robbery suspect in Bradentonare looking for the person that robbed a Chase Bank. It happened at around 11:1
Police looking for robbery suspect in Bradenton
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
are looking for the person that robbed a Chase Bank. It happened at around 11:15 a.m. Saturday at the Chase Bank on 4915 Manatee Avenue East. The suspect entered the bank, implied that he had and weapon and demanded money. The suspect took an... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Bradenton bank robber is on the runThe suspect is still at large. Suspect robbed Bradenton bank at 11:12 a.m. Sat
Bradenton bank robber is on the run
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
The suspect is still at large. Suspect robbed Bradenton bank at 11:12 a.m. Saturday Robbery occurred at Chase Bank, 4915 Manatee Ave. E. Police are asking for help locating him Surveillance cameras at Chase Bank on Manatee Avenue E. captured... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Sarasota County residents can now text 911 in emergency situationsthings could escalate or even become lethal in that case so for them to be able
Sarasota County residents can now text 911 in emergency situations
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
things could escalate or even become lethal in that case so for them to be able to text or call without the other person knowing is a really good thing," said Hays. Pasco and Manatee Counties are also hoping to install the text to 911 tech... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How swing voters could swing – to Trumpwatching. Others throughout the region echoed her quandary. “A lot comes down
How swing voters could swing – to Trump
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
watching. Others throughout the region echoed her quandary. “A lot comes down to character,” said Cassandra Holbrook, a Manatee Technical College student. At the moment she finds Trump “a little too self-important,” but she has serious questions... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
1 dead in Manatee motorcycle crashA 59-year-old man died Friday after his motorcycle crashed into another vehicle
1 dead in Manatee motorcycle crash
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
A 59-year-old man died Friday after his motorcycle crashed into another vehicle near I-75 in Manatee County, according to Florida Highway Patrol troopers. Crash occurred due to car not yielding right of way Dan Berner, 59, of Lakeland, killed in... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Retired firefigther donates his hair for charityA crowd gathered in Manatee County to see Terry Wilson get his head shaved on M
Retired firefigther donates his hair for charity
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
A crowd gathered in Manatee County to see Terry Wilson get his head shaved on May 21. Wilson, 56, said he'll be using his formerly flowing locks to help others. Retired firefighter is donating his ponytail to Pantene's "Beautiful Lengths"... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Quick trips: Zoos less than 3 hour drive from Daytonmore than just a zoo including a unique interactive aquarium experience. Visito
Quick trips: Zoos less than 3 hour drive from Dayton
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
more than just a zoo including a unique interactive aquarium experience. Visitors of all ages can touch a sea star or see a manatee up close. General admission costs $19.99 per adults residing outside of Franklin County, $14.99 for seniors and from... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Quick trips: Zoos less than 3 hour drive from Daytonmore than just a zoo including a unique interactive aquarium experience. Visito
Quick trips: Zoos less than 3 hour drive from Dayton
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
more than just a zoo including a unique interactive aquarium experience. Visitors of all ages can touch a sea star or see a manatee up close. General admission costs $19.99 per adults residing outside of Franklin County, $14.99 for seniors and from... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Horse Power: Journey can be worthwhile for Frankie Dettori at Haydock ParkCote d’Azur 2.20pm Lawless Louis 2.55pm Kopassus 3.30pm Surewecan 4.05pm Dr
Horse Power: Journey can be worthwhile for Frankie Dettori at Haydock Park
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
Cote d’Azur 2.20pm Lawless Louis 2.55pm Kopassus 3.30pm Surewecan 4.05pm Dry Your Eyes 4.40pm Khelman 5.15pm Manatee Bay 5.45pm My Lucille TOMORROW’S NAP: Dormello Mo (Uttoxeter 4.20pm).Haydock Sprint Cup winner Twilight Son ready... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
You can now text 9-1 in Sarasota Countygathering that happens at the dispatch center. When will other areas of Tampa
You can now text 9-1 in Sarasota County
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
gathering that happens at the dispatch center. When will other areas of Tampa Bay start allowing texts to 9-1-1? Manatee County is expected to roll out the technology next, within a couple months. Pasco County is currently installing the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Lacrosse state tournament attendance rises in first year at Jupiter High Schoollikely played a role in the attendance uptick, with Palm Beach County having a
Lacrosse state tournament attendance rises in first year at Jupiter High School
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
likely played a role in the attendance uptick, with Palm Beach County having a much larger lacrosse community. While Manatee County and neighboring Sarasota County feature a total of just eight varsity lacrosse programs, Palm Beach County... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
River Life: There's a lot to measure when it comes to waterwithin its banks. In addition to the charismatic megafauna, those large animal
River Life: There's a lot to measure when it comes to water
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
within its banks. In addition to the charismatic megafauna, those large animals that everyone loves, like dolphins and manatees, there is also huge diversity of fresh water, estuarine and marine species. Some are so small they require a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Record-high manatee count announced for St. Johns River, IntracoastalJust as the heavy summer boating season begins, Jacksonville University researc
Record-high manatee count announced for St. Johns River, Intracoastal
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
Just as the heavy summer boating season begins, Jacksonville University researchers say the number of manatees in the area has increased. The single-day manatee count is now 217, up 15 percent from the previous high of 189 in 2012. Researchers... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Welcome To Texas: The Dallas World Aquariumchange. Carolina Arruda, who works with animals at the aquarium, gave us a tou
Welcome To Texas: The Dallas World Aquarium
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
change. Carolina Arruda, who works with animals at the aquarium, gave us a tour. We started with a fan favorite. “So the manatee, she came from Venezuela. She was a rescue baby. She was raised by one of our keepers and he still works with her... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Are government-supervised injection sites the key to fighting heroin use?deaths," Myrick said. Florida’s makeup with ports and great weather lands our
Are government-supervised injection sites the key to fighting heroin use?
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
deaths," Myrick said. Florida’s makeup with ports and great weather lands our state in the top 10 for heroin overdoses. In Manatee County, more people are dying than anywhere else in the state. Bradenton city council member Patrick Roff says... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Record-high manatee count snnounced gor St. Johns River, IntracoastalJust as the heavy summer boating season begins, Jacksonville University researc
Record-high manatee count snnounced gor St. Johns River, Intracoastal
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
Just as the heavy summer boating season begins, Jacksonville University researchers say the number of manatees in the area has increased. The single-day manatee count is now 217, up 15 percent from the previous high of 189 in 2012. Researchers... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Driver dies in Manatee crane accidentMANATEE - A apparent tire blow out caused the driver of a crane to lose control
Driver dies in Manatee crane accident
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
MANATEE - A apparent tire blow out caused the driver of a crane to lose control and careen into a ditch off I-75 this afternoon where he was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The one-vehicle accident occurred... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Rubio demands new solutions for herointhe Mexican border. How bad is the problem in Florida? Florida is amongst the
Rubio demands new solutions for heroin
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
the Mexican border. How bad is the problem in Florida? Florida is amongst the top 10 states for heroin overdoses, and in Manatee County, more people are dying from heroin than anywhere else in Florida. It's a problem snatching lives and... Read more
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Gamasutra
Tranzfuser Teams AnnouncedBetajester · Escalate Sheffield Hallam University (South Yorkshire) · Cold S
Tranzfuser Teams Announced
Gamasutra / Posted 3 days ago
Betajester · Escalate Sheffield Hallam University (South Yorkshire) · Cold Sun Studios · Illicium · Astro Manatee Arch Creatives (West Midlands) · Team Five Eastern Enterprise Hub (South East England) · Re-Pixelated · Miracle... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Number of manatees in local waters surgingJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The number of manatees in local waters surged to the highe
Number of manatees in local waters surging
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The number of manatees in local waters surged to the highest single-day counts since surveys by Jacksonville University researchers began more than two decades ago, rising 15 percent to 217 over the previous record of 189 in... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekendbeginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roamin
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekend
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 3 days ago
beginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roaming Wolfpack Operation will take place in Manatee, Sarasota, Highlands, Hardee and Desoto counties. The Wolfpack Operation will focus on Interstate 75 and major state... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekendbeginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roamin
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekend
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
beginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roaming Wolfpack Operation will take place in Manatee, Sarasota, Highlands, Hardee and Desoto counties. The Wolfpack Operation will focus on Interstate 75 and major state... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekendbeginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roamin
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekend
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
beginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roaming Wolfpack Operation will take place in Manatee, Sarasota, Highlands, Hardee and Desoto counties. The Wolfpack Operation will focus on Interstate 75 and major state... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekendbeginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roamin
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekend
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
beginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roaming Wolfpack Operation will take place in Manatee, Sarasota, Highlands, Hardee and Desoto counties. The Wolfpack Operation will focus on Interstate 75 and major state... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekendbeginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roamin
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekend
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 3 days ago
beginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roaming Wolfpack Operation will take place in Manatee, Sarasota, Highlands, Hardee and Desoto counties. The Wolfpack Operation will focus on Interstate 75 and major state... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Anna Maria Island may add license plate reading camerasissues with the radio system since Holmes Beach has its own and Bradenton Beach
Anna Maria Island may add license plate reading cameras
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
issues with the radio system since Holmes Beach has its own and Bradenton Beach and the City of Anna Maria use the Manatee County’s Sheriff’s Office. MSCO deputies patrol the City of Anna Maria. The installation of the cameras is in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Family: KidSpace at Mayfair offers music, art, theaterwill perform at 1:45 p.m. Saturday when he will perform songs he wrote for his
Family: KidSpace at Mayfair offers music, art, theater
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
will perform at 1:45 p.m. Saturday when he will perform songs he wrote for his own children which include the humorous "A Manatee Sneezed On Me," and the heartfelt "Love Takes a Whole Box of Crayons." Popular Bethlehem performer Dave Fry will... Read more
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First Coast News
Revival in the number of manatees in St. Johns River and Intracoastal WaterwayJACKSONVILLE, Fla.—A new survey conducted by Jacksonville University researcher
Revival in the number of manatees in St. Johns River and Intracoastal Waterway
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—A new survey conducted by Jacksonville University researchers shows there's a revival in the number of manatees in the St. Johns River and the Intracoastal Waterway. The highest single-day number of manatees counted by the JU... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No bridge for Tara, at least not yetMany Tara Golf & Country Club residents are calling on Manatee County to constr
No bridge for Tara, at least not yet
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
Many Tara Golf & Country Club residents are calling on Manatee County to construct a bridge that was planned decades ago. Bradenton community says they need a bridge County states now is not the right time financially More plans for Manatee County... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekendbeginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roamin
FHP to conduct DUI Wolfpack Operation this weekend
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 4 days ago
beginning at 9 p.m., Friday, May 27, until 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28. The roaming Wolfpack Operation will take place in Manatee, Sarasota, Highlands, Hardee and Desoto counties. The Wolfpack Operation will focus on Interstate 75 and major state... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Scott defends power to appoint judgesCircuit Judge Joseph Will. The 10th Circuit includes Highlands, Polk and Harde
Scott defends power to appoint judges
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Circuit Judge Joseph Will. The 10th Circuit includes Highlands, Polk and Hardee counties; the 12th Circuit includes Manatee, Sarasota and DeSoto counties; and the 7th Circuit includes Volusia, Flagler, Putnam and St. Johns counties. In the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Image of Asia: Feeding West Indian manateesAquarists from the River Safari feed West Indian manatees on Wednesday, May 25,
Image of Asia: Feeding West Indian manatees
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Aquarists from the River Safari feed West Indian manatees on Wednesday, May 25, 2016, in Singapore. The River Safari, a river-themed wildlife park which recently opened, has chosen the manatee to become the park's animal icon. It currently has 14... Read more
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Salon.com
Image of Asia: Feeding West Indian manateesIn this photo by Wong Maye-E, aquarists feed West Indian manatees at the River
Image of Asia: Feeding West Indian manatees
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
In this photo by Wong Maye-E, aquarists feed West Indian manatees at the River Safari wildlife park in Singapore. The river-themed park recently opened and has chosen the manatee as its animal icon. It has 14 West Indian manatees, a species that is... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kelly: Swimming against the tidematter your age: “When life gets you down... Just keep swimming.” CHRIS KELLY
Kelly: Swimming against the tide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
matter your age: “When life gets you down... Just keep swimming.” CHRIS KELLY, the Times-Tribune columnist, floats like a manatee. Contact the writer: kellysworld@timesshamrock.com, @cjkink on Twitter. Read his daily blog at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Canola the manatee named River Safari's new animal iconSINGAPORE: The River Safari on Wednesday (May 25) unveiled a new animal icon -
Canola the manatee named River Safari's new animal icon
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
SINGAPORE: The River Safari on Wednesday (May 25) unveiled a new animal icon - a manatee named Canola. The two year-old manatee measures 216cm in length and weighs 186kg. It can be seen swimming with its herd at River Safari's Amazon Flooded... Read more
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The Morning Call
Plenty on tap at Mayfair for kidswill perform at 1:45 p.m. Saturday when he will perform songs he wrote for his
Plenty on tap at Mayfair for kids
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
will perform at 1:45 p.m. Saturday when he will perform songs he wrote for his own children which include the humorous “A Manatee Sneezed On Me,” and the heartfelt “Love Takes a Whole Box of Crayons.” Popular Bethlehem performer Dave Fry will... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Scott asks court to reject judicial challengesCircuit Judge Joseph Will. The 10th Circuit includes Highlands, Polk and Hardee
Scott asks court to reject judicial challenges
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Circuit Judge Joseph Will. The 10th Circuit includes Highlands, Polk and Hardee counties; the 12th Circuit includes Manatee, Sarasota and DeSoto counties; and the 7th Circuit includes Volusia, Flagler, Putnam and St. Johns counties. The... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Carlos Beruff talks U.S. Senate campaign, pollsrecent weeks with his statements on Muslim immigration and calling President Ob
Carlos Beruff talks U.S. Senate campaign, polls
WJHG Panama City / Posted 5 days ago
recent weeks with his statements on Muslim immigration and calling President Obama an “animal.” But a recent poll shows the Manatee County home builder taking the lead in the GOP primary against top competitor, Rep. David Jolly (FL-13). He says his... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
SRQ airport authority breezes through $2.1 million in approvalsMay 24--Following the lead of their chairman, members of the Sarasota-Manatee A
SRQ airport authority breezes through $2.1 million in approvals
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
May 24--Following the lead of their chairman, members of the Sarasota-Manatee Airport Authority breezed through a thick bundle of action items in a single vote Monday. At the authority's regular May meeting, Chairman Carlos Beruff asked that nine... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Sarasota Bradenton International Airport eliminating some portable hangarsother, newer portable hangars the airport owns. Jim Faix was one of several han
Sarasota Bradenton International Airport eliminating some portable hangars
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
other, newer portable hangars the airport owns. Jim Faix was one of several hangars owners who on Monday asked the Sarasota Manatee Airport Authority to reconsider eliminating the Port-A-Ports. Without them, he said, there will be no place at the... Read more
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First Coast News
Beach bites increase as weather heats up(Photo: Cindy Jones) "Everybody was yelling shark... and then a couple of peop
Beach bites increase as weather heats up
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
(Photo: Cindy Jones) "Everybody was yelling shark... and then a couple of people said it might not be shark, it might be a manatee," said Jones. "But, you could tell by the way it was moving that it was a shark and it was looking for food." Cindy... Read more
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First Coast News
Shark bites increase during summer on the First Coast(Photo: Cindy Jones) "Everybody was yelling shark... and then a couple of peop
Shark bites increase during summer on the First Coast
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
(Photo: Cindy Jones) "Everybody was yelling shark... and then a couple of people said it might not be shark, it might be a manatee," said Jones. "But, you could tell by the way it was moving that it was a shark and it was looking for food." Cindy... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Wildlife, property at mercy of speedy boats along Imperial Riveracross. "The injuries to those animals are just really unacceptable," said Gug
Wildlife, property at mercy of speedy boats along Imperial River
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
across. "The injuries to those animals are just really unacceptable," said Guge. "You know when you see one of these manatees with a prop mark down the back of their back, you cry," said Joyce. The Lee County Sheriff's Office Marine Unit... Read more
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Bay Weekly
To the RescueKemp’s ridley, green and loggerhead sea turtles; rough-toothed dolphins; a harb
To the Rescue
Bay Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
Kemp’s ridley, green and loggerhead sea turtles; rough-toothed dolphins; a harbor porpoise; a pygmy sperm whale; and a manatee. An injured harbor seal from Fort Story, Virginia, was the first patient admitted to the National Aquarium for... Read more
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examiner.com
Community music event to benefit shelter animalspartnerships with organizations that raise funds are valuable. The Animal Netwo
Community music event to benefit shelter animals
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
partnerships with organizations that raise funds are valuable. The Animal Network, Inc. is a nonprofit that partners with Manatee County Animal Services shelter to provide heartworm treatment for animals when a pet parent adopts from the shelter.... Read more
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