Siesta Beach on Dr. Beach’s list again

A Sarasota beach has again made the list of best beaches in America. Dr. Beach keeps Siesta Beach in high esteem. FIU coastal science professor Stephen Leatherman has named his top 10 beaches in the nation. He uses 50 criteria, including best sand and water quality, environmental management, and amenities. Dr. Beach has also identified […]

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CCSO participating in Click It or Ticket

Charlotte County’s sheriff says his office participates in this year’s “Click It or Ticket” campaign. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration continues this initiative across the country through June 5. It seeks to raise awareness that the law of buckling up saves lives. The traffic unit from the sheriff’s office intends to patrol the county […]

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Venice Water outage Thurs Night

There will be a planned water outage in the city of Venice from 11 p.m. Thursday to 6 a.m. Friday due to a water main repair. The area affected will be all of Tarpon Center Drive, Gibbs Road and Inlet Circle. Those in the affected area will be required to boil water for consumption only, […]

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7 new officers in Sarasota

In the second floor community room of the Sarasota Police Department on Adams Lane in Sarasota seven new police officers will be sworn in on Friday morning at 10:30. Chief Bernadette DiPino says that every single one of the officers have the qualities the Sarasota Police Department values which are professionalism, dedication and commitment to […]

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