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CAN Community Health: “Dining with my Daughter”

CAN Community Health: “Dining with my Daughter”

On Monday March 5th an event titled “Dining with my Daughter” in honor of National Women and Girls HIV Awareness Day took place on Michaels on […]

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Renalia Dubose: Student protests are protected by the 1st Amendment

Renalia Dubose: Student protests are protected by the 1st Amendment

More than 30 Venice High School students left their classrooms and set up in the school’s courtyard on Wednesday, February 21st, as a walk-out protest.  The […]

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Mote Marine to build a new aquarium on mainland Sarasota

Mote Marine to build a new aquarium on mainland Sarasota

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium announced on Thursday February 8th, that they will build a new Aquarium on mainland Sarasota County.  This new facility wants to […]

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The Players Theater moving to Lakewood Ranch

The Players Theater moving to Lakewood Ranch

The Players Center for Performing Arts reached a deal on February 1st to sell its property and will be out of the building by the summer […]

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Prescribed Burn Awareness Week

Prescribed Burn Awareness Week

Prescribed Burn Awareness Week takes place during the first week of February.  Sarasota residents may have heard once or twice about a prescribed burn happening somewhere […]

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What is the 1-mill local-option property tax?

What is the 1-mill local-option property tax?

The 1-mill, local-option property tax supports Sarasota County schools. The tax began in 2002, and it costs a homeowner $1 for every $1,000 of taxable value.  […]

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John Pether: Envisioning the Florida History Expo in Sarasota

John Pether: Envisioning the Florida History Expo in Sarasota

John E. Pether noticed the lack of a Florida History museum within Sarasota’s reach. Now, he has plans to begin funding and conceptualization of Sarasota’s own […]

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Natalie Kondos: “Instruments of Hope”

Natalie Kondos: “Instruments of Hope”

We spoke to Shannon Kondos, mother of 16 year old Natalie Kondos who started her first non-profit organization called Instruments of Hope. This very young non-profit […]

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What’s Next for DREAMers?

What’s Next for DREAMers?

In one page, President Donald Trump called for granting a pathway to citizenship for nearly 2 million young undocumented immigrants, in exchange $25 billion dollars for […]

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Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County

Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County

The Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota will once again be holding their fundraiser titled “An Evening for Healthy Start”. The event will take place on Thursday, […]

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Ken Shelin: “Ban Conversion Therapy”

Ken Shelin: “Ban Conversion Therapy”

During the City Commission’s regular meeting on January 16th, civil rights activist Ken Shelin asked the commission to ban conversion therapy on minors. “Conversion therapy, or […]

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Mote Marine, “Sea Debris: Awareness Through Art”

Mote Marine, “Sea Debris: Awareness Through Art”

Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium is hosting an art exhibition titled: “Sea Debris, Awareness Through Art”.  This exhibition was created to spread awareness about the large […]

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