Flood Insurance Changes Start Tomorrow

As of tomorrow, the average flood insurance policy in the U.S. is going to cost about 20% more. While Congress deep-sixed substanial premium hikes for the National Flood Insurance Program last year, they did add new surcharges intended to try to steer the program out of debt. The Herald-Tribune reports Florida has almost a third […]

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Siesta Key Pedi Cab Driver Arrested

A Siesta Key pedi-cab operator’s now awaiting extradition to Texas after his arrest by Sarasota County Sheriff’s deputies over the weekend. http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-033115-Jennings-Pedi Cab Bust VO.mp3 Someone’s complaint about getting counterfeit currency in their change led deputies to 21-year old Jordan Tamez. The Herald-Tribune reports deputies approached him and asked if he had any funny money. […]

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Siesta Key Pedicap Operator in Hot Water With the Law

Counterfeit currency led Sarasota County Sheriff’s deputies to question a Siesta Key pedi-cab operator. The Herald Tribune reports officers came across 21-year old Jordan Tamez, who deputies say admitted to them that he was wanted on an outstanding warrant from Texas, where he’s a registered sex offender, sentenced to probation last year after being convicted […]

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Siesta Key Pedi Cab Operator Behind Barsa

A pedi-cab operator in Siesta Key was arrested by Sarasota County Sheriff’s deputies after they found out he was a fugitive from Texas who was also a convicted sex offender who didn’t register his local address here. The Herald-Tribune reports 21-year old Jordan Tamez got on police radar when someone reported that getting a phony […]

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PAWS Exam Done

It’s time to wait for the scores. Students across Wyoming finished the PAWS, Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students, exam Friday, and state Education Department officials say there were no major issues. A department spokesperson says there were few requests from parents to let their children opt out of the exam.

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