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City of Venice changes downtown project after business owners voice concerns
VENICE, FL (WWSB) - The city of Venice is listening to business owners' concerns and is now planning to make changes to a downtown project, so they will hopefully be less inconvenienced.The project reconstructs Tampa, Venice and Miami avenues between U.S. 41 Business and Harbor Drive. Crews will be
Sarasota attorney charged with stealing 200K from clients
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - The Sarasota Police Department (SPD) has arrested a local attorney on charges that he misappropriated over $200,000 of client funds.Jordan Wallach, 63, of Sarasota, was arrested Thursday and charged with one count of Grand Theft, following an investigation that began in Novembe
Foundation sells large Venice tract for roughly $18 million | Business Observer | Business Observer
Those plans were shelved, however, when the economic recession of the past decade took hold and made the project less financially feasible.
Pop singer P!nk spotted grabbing a bite to eat in Siesta Key
SIESTA KEY, Fla.—One of the world’s biggest pop singers and her family dropped by the Toasted Mango Café on Siesta Key while vacationing Thursday.P!NK and her family stopped to have lunch at the locally-owned restaurant.The Toasted Mango Café posted the moment to its Facebook page and said it was “t
Meth-trafficking ring in South Florida ends in 5 arrests after yearlong investigation
Arrests were made in Collier, Lee and Sarasota counties and in California, including Michael Stonebreaker and Jason Garff from Naples, Biron Bacher of Cape Coral, Stephanie Shaw of Goodland and Brian Tharp of Venice.
Hundreds of snook spotted floating dead off Boca Grande
"It was the largest amount of dead fish I have ever seen in my career,” said Rhett Morris, of Beyond Borders Outfitters.
PHOTOS: Pop star Pink drops by Siesta Key for lunch
SIESTA KEY, Fla. (WFLA) - SIESTA KEY, Fla. (WFLA) – A very famous singer dropped by a Siesta Key restaurant on Thursday.Singer, songwriter, pop star Pink and her kids had lunch at the Siesta Key Mango. Pink even posed for a photo.
Road closures for Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Sarasota Police Department is planning on having road closures for the Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Race.The races are on Saturday, June 30 and Sunday, July 1.The following roads, boat ramps and parking lots will be closed at these times.
Disbarred Sarasota attorney accused of stealing at least $215,000 from clients
In September 2017, one of his victims, police said, tried to cash a life insurance check from his law firm, but it bounced because of insufficient funds. In the following month, an emergency petition was issued for the suspect to replace the funds. When they weren’t, police said Wallach’s accounts w
Top 5 Things To Do This Weekend in Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, June 22-24
The Friday Fest concert series is back with beloved reggae band Jah Movement performing at the free outdoor event. Located on the bayside lawn of the Van Wezel, the festival features food trucks, beverage vendors and more plus a very good chance of witnessing a beautiful summer sunset over Sarasota
Performing artist P!NK seen dining on Siesta Key
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Music artist, P!NK was seen visiting the Toasted Mango Cafe yesterday on Thursday, June 21.The Toasted Mango Cafe Siesta Key location shared a photo with her and thanked her for coming to the restaurant.P!NK's real name is Alecia Beth Moore and is a singer, songwriter and dance
Eroding Lido Beach causes concerns for Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix
LIDO BEACH, FL (WWSB) - An eroding Lido Beach is likely to cause some headaches during the upcoming Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix. Sand re-nourishment is on its way, but it won't be here in time for the beach's busiest weekend of the year.There's only a thin line of sand left to walk on at Lido Beac
Glucose Tester Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2018–2024
The most general risks associated with diabetes and its uncontrolled effects can lead to heart-related diseases, blindness, renal diseases and many more. While, in case of females, it can lead to severe complications in pregnancy. Awareness of such incidences, the demand forglucose tester marketis s
Woman arrested for prostitution at Port Charlotte massage parlor
On Thursday, an undercover detective entered Taiji Massage Parlor on 2823 Tamiami Trail as part of the investigation, the sheriff’s office said. The detective spoke to Shumei Xu, 44, and agreed to have a 30 minute massage for $50.
Cops Corner: Sarasota 6.21.18 | Sarasota | Your Observer
CHIP ON THEIR SHOULDERS2:15 a.m. — 1800 block of South Tamiami TrailDisorderly conduct/intoxication:An employee at a convenience store reported that two women had been throwing products around inside the store and causing a disturbance. The employee said the women attempted to buy alcoholic beverage
Whale Shark Sighting Gives Mote Marine Rare Opportunity For Study
SARASOTA, FL -- For marine biologists, encountering a school of the world's largest fish is the equivalent of a treasure hunter finding a sunken Spanish Armada.
Sarasota police under fire for alleged brutality
Wednesday, concerned citizens and victims' family members gathered to rally for justice. The group is also putting pressure on the state attorney to review recent incidents, sending him a letter demanding action.
Sarasota man dies after semi gets jammed underneath bridge
A Sarasota County man was killed in a bizarre crash in New York this week.Bruce Debraccio, 49, died Monday while on the New York State Thruway in Schuyler, according to a report byWFLA News Channel 8.Debraccio was reportedly driving a 2004 tractor-trailer eastbound on the thruway when the semi left
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Sarasota Beaches Still Affected By Red Tide: FWC
SARASOTA, FL - Sarasota area beaches are still being affected by red tide, according to a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The FWC reports that a patchy bloom of the Florida red tide organism,Karenia brevis, persists in Southwest Florida.