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Despite battering from waves, turtle nesting stays strong

Despite battering from waves, turtle nesting stays strong

the greatest threat is ambient light streaming from condominiums that all but ends their chance to make it to safety.

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Racing on Ringling Bridge fuels City Manager reaction

Racing on Ringling Bridge fuels City Manager reaction

The complaint is that motorists and motorcyclists use the stretch from US 41 to Bird Key as an opportunity for extreme speeding especially at night when traffic is sparse.

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

FDOT says Gulfstream roundabout beats the alternative

FDOT says Gulfstream roundabout beats the alternative

Longboat Key has long fought the coming roundabout fearing it could impede traffic from the barrier islands that rely on an
efficient exit in everyday activity, but especially in emergencies.

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

A beach is born on South Lido

A beach is born on South Lido

The sand placement portion of the Lido Beach renourishment project is about a third of the way complete.

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Three Sarasota Condominiums compared: Marina Tower, Plaza at 5 Points and 1350 Main

Three Sarasota Condominiums compared: Marina Tower, Plaza at 5 Points and 1350 Main

In this comparison we are looking at Average Sales Price and Days On Market according to Stellar MLS in a snapshot over three years.

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Real Estate, Top Box | Read More »

50 Bucks Says Biden Wins Florida

50 Bucks Says Biden Wins Florida

I placed this bet on Predictit, a political betting site, not because I want Biden to win, though I do, but because I believe there is more than a 55% chance that he will win Florida.

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Opinion, Top Box | Read More »

Barwin attempts to assuage frustrated commissioners

Barwin attempts to assuage frustrated commissioners

“I think we should be aware of these issues when they arise. We are the people’s representatives.”

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Alpert, Turner heading for City election showdown

Alpert, Turner heading for City election showdown

Turner received slightly more votes than Alpert, earning 30.14 percent of the votes cast. Alpert came in second with 29.13 percent,

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Sarasota employee files racial discrimination claim

Sarasota employee files racial discrimination claim

Simmons in her complaint says Director Strickland made racist comments and racially insensitive remarks.

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat Manager tackles traffic, Covid, sewage leaks

Longboat Manager tackles traffic, Covid, sewage leaks

“We immediately investigated the situation and have been monitoring ever since the spill occurred.”

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »