Amendment 8 Vote

Sarasota County Public schools could join more than three dozen others opposing a state amendment on the November 6th ballot. The Florida Religious Freedom Amendment would end the state’s ban on giving taxpayer money to religious institutions. Those in favor of it and those against it disagree on whether the intent of Amendment 8 is […]

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Foul-mouth campaign aide sacked

Sarasota Democrat Keith Fitzgerald has canned his new communications director after she was found to be posting sexually explicit rants on her blog. Among them, “Republicans Hate Sex,” that Republicans are the party of rape, criticizing the pope and his “pious pedophliac (pee-duh-fill-ee-ack) protecting priests. Anna Maria Rosato, who didn’t last a week on the […]

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Bradenton man shot in head

To the north, a Bradenton man is hospitalized in critical condition after being shot in the head by someone who left him for dead late last night. Deputues say 27-year-old Brian Musgrave was approached in the parking of of his apartment by two undentified black males. Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers.

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DoctorSexAbuse2

Fawcett Memorial Hospital is being sued by two nurses and another employee who claim a cardiologist sexually harrased and assaulted them in 20-10. The federal lawsuit claims the allged victims told the hospital in Port Charlotte about it and it fell on deaf ears. They say they were very intimidated every day they went to […]

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DoctorSexAbuse2

Charlotte Cardiovascular Institute is being sued by three employees who say one cardiologist sexually harassed and assaulted them. The suit, filed in federal court, claims they reported to the hospital what they say Dr. Cesar Yepes did to them. Yet, the hospital looked the other way. The alleged victims include two nurses.

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