Battle of the Bridges Regatta Set for Saturday

The second annual 5K Battle of the Bridges Regatta is Saturday. 152 entries from 18 different clubs are registered to participate. The 3.1-mile headrace, which is hosted by Sarasota Scullers, runs from 8 a.m. to... Read More.

Steube Pushing for Reclassification of Marijuana

Sarasota US Representative Greg Steube is pushing for the federal government to lower the classification of marijuana. Currently, pot is a Schedule 1 drug- the same as heroin and other substances that are deemed... Read More.

Venice Passes First Reading of Budget

The Venice City Council Monday night unanimously approved the first reading of the 2019-20 property tax rate. Members of the council also focused their ire on Mike Rafferty, the coordinator of Venice Tax Watch,... Read More.

Section of Palisade Road to close

Watch out for this road closure tomorrow through Friday. Palisade Road between Manilla Lane and Bushire Lane will be closed from 8 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. those three days.