Sarasota Sues BP Over Deepwater Horizon Spill

Sarasota wants $15-million from BP to cover losses – from tourism dollars to tax money – thanks to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. City officials, who were initially wary of suing the company, decided days before the filing deadline to join dozens of Florida municipalities asking for money. The Herald-Tribune reports attorneys from the […]

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SCSO Busts Three in Alleged Boat Theft

The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two Lehigh Acres men and a teen for allegedly stealing a boat and trailer in Sarasota early this morning, and for the attempted theft of another trailer earlier in Nokomis. 39-year-old Steven Miller, Sr., 47-year old Dennis Flint and a 16-year old boy are each charged with two […]

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