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WFTV 9 Orlando
Wind Chill AdvisoryLevy- Coastal Citrus-Coastal Hernando-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Coast
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 59 minutes ago
Levy- Coastal Citrus-Coastal Hernando-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Coastal Manatee-Coastal Sarasota- Coastal Charlotte-Coastal Lee-Inland Levy-Inland Citrus- Inland Hernando-Inland Pasco-Inland Hillsborough-Inland... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
ICE details new agreement with Florida sheriffs on detaining undocumented immigrantsinvolves 17 sheriffs from Pinellas, Lee, Manatee, Bay, Walton, Hernando, Brevar
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 6 hours ago
involves 17 sheriffs from Pinellas, Lee, Manatee, Bay, Walton, Hernando, Brevard, Polk, Indian River, Charlotte, Monroe, Sarasota, Columbia, Santa Rosa, Suwannee, Hillsborough and Pasco counties. They’ve agreed to hold these suspects for up to an... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Feds, local law enforcement work to keep undocumented suspects behind barsCustoms Enforcement announced an agreement with 17 Florida sheriff’s offices, i
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 hours ago
Customs Enforcement announced an agreement with 17 Florida sheriff’s offices, including Pinellas, Manatee, Hernando, Polk, Sarasota, Hillsborough and Pasco counties. The agreement changes the protocol for holding undocumented immigrants. Before... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Freeze WarningPinellas-Polk-Hardee-Highlands-DeSoto-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Coast
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 hours ago
Pinellas-Polk-Hardee-Highlands-DeSoto-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Coastal Manatee-Coastal Sarasota- Coastal Charlotte-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee- Inland Sarasota-Inland Charlotte-Inland Lee- Including the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Sarasota Co. offers safe disposal of prescription drugs at homeSarasota, Fla. -- Safe disposal of prescription drugs is crucial, especially in
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 10 hours ago
Sarasota, Fla. -- Safe disposal of prescription drugs is crucial, especially in Sarasota and Manatee counties. “We’re considered ground zero in the state of Florida for overdose deaths,” said Kameroon Boykins, Coalition Coordinator for the Drug-Free... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Freeze WarningHernando-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 hours ago
Hernando-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee- Inland Sarasota-Inland Charlotte- Including the cities of Lakeland, Winter Haven, Wauchula, Bowling Green, Zolfo Springs, Sebring,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Bill would require intellectual freedom survey at Florida universitiesthe University of South Florida to reconsolidate its main Tampa campus with bra
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 hours ago
the University of South Florida to reconsolidate its main Tampa campus with branch campuses at USF-St. Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee. The House bill, like the Senate’s, would require state universities to develop “block” tuition plans,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville vs. USC-Upstate preview87-69 on Saturday. … JU is tied with Florida Gulf Coast for the first in the co
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 hours ago
87-69 on Saturday. … JU is tied with Florida Gulf Coast for the first in the conference. The two teams will play Jan. 27 in Sarasota. … The Dolphins are playing their first game outside Duval County since Dec. 22. They opened the A-Sun season by... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
‘Intellectual freedom' issue added to higher ed revampthe University of South Florida to reconsolidate its main Tampa campus with bra
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
the University of South Florida to reconsolidate its main Tampa campus with branch campuses at USF-St. Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee. The House bill, like the Senate, would require state universities to develop “block” tuition plans, where... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Pinellas sheriff, feds announce changes to controversial immigrant detention policysaid. Along with the four Tampa Bay area counties, the protocol will first rol
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
said. Along with the four Tampa Bay area counties, the protocol will first roll out in 13 other counties: Polk, Manatee, Sarasota, Bay, Brevard, Collier, Charlotte, Indian River, Lee, Monroe, Santa Rosa, Suwanee and Walton. It will expand to the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Power Lunch: Headed to a runoff in Fort Lauderdalewasn't all that was going on at the Capitol. I want my AirBnB: About 50 suppor
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
wasn't all that was going on at the Capitol. I want my AirBnB: About 50 supporters gathered with state Sen. Greg Steube, R-Sarasota, (pictured) yesterday to voice support for a bill he's sponsoring that would do away with local rules on vacation... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
From the archive: USF St. Petersburg’s long journey to autonomyrecent legislative session. He almost succeeded in pushing through a bill that
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
recent legislative session. He almost succeeded in pushing through a bill that would have severed the St. Petersburg and Sarasota campuses from USF and made them into new state universities. Though his attempt died on the session�s last day,... Read more
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The River Reporter
Helen BunisMelvin; her sister Ann Elizabeth (and brother-in-law Jay) Iberger of Mongaup Va
The River Reporter / Posted 17 hours ago
Melvin; her sister Ann Elizabeth (and brother-in-law Jay) Iberger of Mongaup Valley; and brother George of Narrowsburg and Sarasota, FL. Helen is survived by her loving son Alvin; her adoring grandson Sean Max and Kate Bunis; sisters Florence... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
How a small campus grew into an independent USF St. Petersburgthings. "They�ll always be part of the family, but they�re independent � on the
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
things. "They�ll always be part of the family, but they�re independent � on their own," Genshaft said. Further south, USF Sarasota-Manatee holds its first day of classes. 2011: USFSP succeeds in getting re-accredited through 2021. Soon after, it... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Freeze WarningHernando-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 hours ago
Hernando-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee- Inland Sarasota-Inland Charlotte- Including the cities of Lakeland, Winter Haven, Wauchula, Bowling Green, Zolfo Springs, Sebring,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Analyzing the Orioles' 25-man roster less than a month before spring trainingA month from now, position players will have reported to Sarasota, Fla., for th
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
A month from now, position players will have reported to Sarasota, Fla., for the start of spring training, and the Orioles roster as currently constructed shows just how much work the club will want to do before the season starts. The Orioles will... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Freeze WatchHernando-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 23 hours ago
Hernando-Coastal Pasco- Coastal Hillsborough-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee- Inland Sarasota- Including the cities of Lakeland, Winter Haven, Wauchula, Bowling Green, Zolfo Springs, Sebring, Avon Park, Placid... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hometown boy returns in ‘Wicked’ and some other tidbitsplay. After graduating from Pitt, he studied acting at Florida State University
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
play. After graduating from Pitt, he studied acting at Florida State University Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training in Sarasota. “Since moving to New York City in the early '90s, I've had the privilege of working with brilliant actors,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Windshield inspection requirement clears first Senate hurdleto settle. Committee members approved the bill along with two tweaks. An amen
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
to settle. Committee members approved the bill along with two tweaks. An amendment by Sen. Greg Steube, a Republican from Sarasota, would require the inspection be performed by a licensed adjuster who is an employee of the auto owner’s insurer... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
CVG Has Lowest Airfares in RegionPaul, Denver, Chicago, Baltimore/Washington), and announced an additional eight
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
Paul, Denver, Chicago, Baltimore/Washington), and announced an additional eight domestic routes (Charleston, Sarasota, Phoenix,, San Jose, Austin, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Raleigh/Durham), and new international service with WOW Air,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
In major shift, House bill would turn three USF universities into oneStaff Writer Separate accreditation has long been a point of pride and a stamp
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
Staff Writer Separate accreditation has long been a point of pride and a stamp of independence for the St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee branches of the University of South Florida. Graduates of those schools frame diplomas bearing the name of... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Freeze WatchHernando-Coastal Pasco-Coastal Hillsborough- Inland Hernando-Inland Pasco-Inlan
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Hernando-Coastal Pasco-Coastal Hillsborough- Inland Hernando-Inland Pasco-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee- Inland Sarasota- Including the cities of Lakeland, Winter Haven, Wauchula, Bowling Green, Zolfo Springs, Sebring, Avon Park, Placid... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
CVG offers lowest airfare in region, says U.S. Dept. of TransportationPaul, Denver, Chicago, Baltimore/Washington), and announced an additional eight
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Paul, Denver, Chicago, Baltimore/Washington), and announced an additional eight domestic routes (Charleston, Sarasota, Phoenix,, San Jose, Austin, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Raleigh/Durham), and new international service with WOW Air,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Vacation rental supporters rally at Capitolshort-term rentals. In Miami Beach, a first time violation can result in a $20,
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
short-term rentals. In Miami Beach, a first time violation can result in a $20,000. A bill filed by Sen. Greg Steube, R-Sarasota, would eliminate city rules that are currently grandfathered in. Steube’s SB 1400 would place all regulation of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Vacation rental supporters rally at Capitolshort-term rentals. In Miami Beach, a first time violation can result in a $20,
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
short-term rentals. In Miami Beach, a first time violation can result in a $20,000. A bill filed by Sen. Greg Steube, R-Sarasota, would eliminate city rules that are currently grandfathered in. Steube’s SB 1400 would place all regulation of... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
LANE: Low-probability legislation still makes a statementwould put Florida out of sync with the rest of the nation, but what else is new
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
would put Florida out of sync with the rest of the nation, but what else is new? The bill was filed by Sen. Greg Steube (R-Sarasota), who has introduced or co-introduced 76 other bills this session. Busy guy. A similar House bill would keep... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Drone sightings sparking increasing concern locallylocally, according to the FAA records, which go through last September. St. Pet
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
locally, according to the FAA records, which go through last September. St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport had four, Sarasota International Airport had two and Bartow had one. The first in the area happened Jan. 8, when the pilot of a Hawker... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
PA: Pittsburghers Will Have to Wait for Nonstop Flights to See Pirates Spring Trainingnonstop flights to Pirates spring training in Bradenton, Fla. Elite Airways is
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
nonstop flights to Pirates spring training in Bradenton, Fla. Elite Airways is canceling its service from Pittsburgh to Sarasota-Bradenton, Fla., before it begins. The small Portland, Maine-based airline announced on Dec. 1 that its... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
GUEST EDITORIAL: Texting while driving is a primary threatwhile driving a primary offense for the safety of all motorists and passengers,
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
while driving a primary offense for the safety of all motorists and passengers, regardless of their race. This guest editorial was originally published by the Sarasota Herald Tribune, a sister newspaper of the Daily News within Gatehou... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Bill to ban orca breeding filed in House faces pushback from SeaWorldmembers will vote for this, so (Sea World) is going to work to prevent it from
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
members will vote for this, so (Sea World) is going to work to prevent it from being heard." Former Rep. Alex Miller, R-Sarasota, was interested in filing the bill in 2016 but changed her mind after meeting with SeaWorld officials, she... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
1 dead in Sarasota residential fireOne person is dead after a residential fire in Sarasota. The building was in t
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
One person is dead after a residential fire in Sarasota. The building was in the 700 block of Florence Street in St. Nokomis and no other buildings were damaged. Authorities extinguished the fire Monday evening. The body was found by the Sarasota... Read more
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Dover Post
Chandler appointed to Kent County Vocational-Technical Board of Educationearned a Bachelor of Architecture and Planning and Masters of Divinity from How
Dover Post / Posted 2 days ago
earned a Bachelor of Architecture and Planning and Masters of Divinity from Howard University in Washington, D.C.; and a Doctorate of Education from Argosy University in Sarasota, Florida. He is a member of the NAACP and Kappa Alpha Psi Frate... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburghers will have to wait for nonstop flights to see Pirates spring trainingflights to see Pirates spring training Elite Airways no longer plans to launch
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
flights to see Pirates spring training Elite Airways no longer plans to launch service from Pittsburgh International to Sarasota-Bradenton, Fla. Pittsburghers will have to wait until next year for nonstop flights to Pirates spring training in... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
How much has changed since Dr. King'sSARASOTA, Fla. - The Newtown community marched for multiple reasons on Martin L
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. - The Newtown community marched for multiple reasons on Martin Luther King Jr's memory. They marched for Justice. “The youth will make a difference. Black Lives Matter,” said one woman holding a “Black Lives Matter” sign. They... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles left-hander Chris Lee on 2018 outlook: 'It's time to upgrade'what my potential is and show them what my hard work is," Lee said last week at
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
what my potential is and show them what my hard work is," Lee said last week at the team's three-day pitching minicamp in Sarasota, Fla. "I'm not going to have them sleep on me. I'm going to show them I actually belong up there. That's my main... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Ride tide reemerges along Florida's southwest coasteven after a recent cold front knocked it back. Medium counts of red tide orga
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
even after a recent cold front knocked it back. Medium counts of red tide organism were recorded in Lee, Charlotte and Sarasota counties last week. Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation's Rick Bartleson says he found 700,000 cells per liter... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Rising seas threaten Florida’s historic resourcesare not somehow salvaged. Not everything will be saved, said Lorrie Muldowney,
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
are not somehow salvaged. Not everything will be saved, said Lorrie Muldowney, a trust board member and former head of Sarasota County�s Historical Resources Department. "We�re not going to move everything. We�ll have to make choices." Efforts... Read more
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Miami New Times
Under Suspicionagents discovered in the car. The frightened dealer fled back to Atlanta. Anot
Miami New Times / Posted 3 days ago
agents discovered in the car. The frightened dealer fled back to Atlanta. Another time, Griffin alleges, a dealer from Sarasota came down to do business. Griffin says he briefed Mesidor on what type of car the dealer was driving and says he... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Coastal waters threaten Florida's historic resourcesare not somehow salvaged. Not everything will be saved, said Lorrie Muldowney,
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
are not somehow salvaged. Not everything will be saved, said Lorrie Muldowney, a trust board member and former head of Sarasota County's Historical Resources Department. "We're not going to move everything. We'll have to make choices." Efforts... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Dog teaches Vietnam veteran to love againover the simplicity of the arrangement: "I didn't think I would ever be able to
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
over the simplicity of the arrangement: "I didn't think I would ever be able to love anything or anyone again." The transformation has taken less than a month. Information from: Sarasota (Fla.) Herald-Tribune, http://www.heraldtribune.comNe... Read more
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Island Packet
Coastal waters threaten Florida's historic resourcesare not somehow salvaged. Not everything will be saved, said Lorrie Muldowney,
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
are not somehow salvaged. Not everything will be saved, said Lorrie Muldowney, a trust board member and former head of Sarasota County's Historical Resources Department. "We're not going to move everything. We'll have to make choices." Efforts... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Coastal waters threaten Florida's historic resourcesare not somehow salvaged. Not everything will be saved, said Lorrie Muldowney,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
are not somehow salvaged. Not everything will be saved, said Lorrie Muldowney, a trust board member and former head of Sarasota County's Historical Resources Department. "We're not going to move everything. We'll have to make choices." A team... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Allegiant departs Valley, boosts Pittsburgh flightsexcited to announce the only ultra-low-cost, nonstop service from Pittsburgh to
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
excited to announce the only ultra-low-cost, nonstop service from Pittsburgh to our two newest cities: Charleston and Sarasota,” said Lukas Johnson, Allegiant senior vice president of commercial. “We’re very excited to add more great... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Sarasota deputies investigate possible relation of reported shooting, crashSARASOTA, Fla. – The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is investigating whether
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is investigating whether reports of a shooting and a crash on Saturday morning are related. Sheriff’s deputies were called at 3:08 a.m. to the Shell gas station at 6000 North Tamiami Trail for... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Examining who the next out-of-nowhere contributor from Orioles minicamp could bea success, and while the likelihood is there will be some veteran additions to
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
a success, and while the likelihood is there will be some veteran additions to the pitching staff when the team returns to Sarasota next month, McDowell isn't letting himself be bothered by that. Orioles pitching coach Roger McDowell on Wednesday... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Pet pig threatened by HOA gets to staySARASOTA, Fla. - The battle, which pitted an HOA against a beloved pet, is over
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. - The battle, which pitted an HOA against a beloved pet, is over. The HOA has agreed that the miniature pot-bellied pig can stay. After checking into the county rules, the McDowell family decided to adopt a miniature pot-bellied pig... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Mentoring program and Sarasota partnership helps rebuild livesSARASOTA, Fla. - A unique partnership between a mentoring group and the city ha
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
SARASOTA, Fla. - A unique partnership between a mentoring group and the city has turned into a win-win for both sides with the group renovating a home for a low income family. For one year, dozens of young men, ages 8 to 25, spent every Saturday... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
North Port introducing new material to help with floodingusing it several years ago for the parking spaces at City Hall. Wong said perv
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
using it several years ago for the parking spaces at City Hall. Wong said pervious pavement can be found in other parts of Sarasota County, including Englewood. It can't be used for main roadways because the number of cars turning and driving on it... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville Golf Banquet set for Hall of Famecan still compete in the Senior Match Play, which will be a week later in Naple
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
can still compete in the Senior Match Play, which will be a week later in Naples. • Futures Championship, The Oaks Club, Sarasota, June 9-10: A state championship for the two newest age groups on the Florida Junior Tour, 9-10 and 11-12. • Senior... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
FSW baseball schedule setCollege, Polk State College, South Florida State College, St. Petersburg Colleg
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 days ago
College, Polk State College, South Florida State College, St. Petersburg College and State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota. Postseason play begins May 11 with the NJCAA DI Gulf District/FCSAA State Baseball Tournament at Joker Marchant... Read more
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