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Fire fee gets burnt
Sun  Aug 20 2017 12:14PM
Mayor John Holic led two forums this week to better explain the city’s proposed Fire Assessment, correct some misconceptions and field questions from residents. Around 100 people attended the Wednesday … Find out how to read more online.
‘Gondo’ named best in Florida
Sun  Aug 20 2017 12:14PM
Thanks, in part, to a flying wrestler, a couple tired of being chased by police and a bucket-list trip to Lambeau Field, the Venice Gondolier Sun has been named the … Find out how to read more online.
Council’s decision: Pot, or not?
Sun  Aug 20 2017 12:14PM
Venice’s moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries expires in November, presenting the City Council with a dilemma. Under a new state law, it can ban dispensaries within the city limits, eliminating … Find out how to read more online.
Pickleball back in Council’s court
Sun  Aug 20 2017 12:14PM
Fans of pickleball — which resembles tennis, played on a smaller court with paddles and a plastic ball — have been pushing the city to build some outdoor courts. They’ve … Find out how to read more online.
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Loveland students live life to the fullest
Sun  Aug 20 2017 12:12PM
Since 1962, Loveland Center has grown to become Loveland Village, a place that helps those with intellectual and development disabilities to live their lives to the fullest. Loveland has done it so well that its students are able to work … Find out how to read more online.

Youth hit crossing traffic near school
Sun  Aug 20 2017 12:10PM
A 15-year-old is in serious condition after being stuck by a car during the first week of school. According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, the teenager was bicycling around 7:13 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 16, southbound on Old Venice Road … Find out how to read more online.

Ryan, city’s ‘perfect advocate,’ dies
Thu  Aug 17 2017 10:49AM
John Ryan, the president and CEO of the Venice Area Chamber of Commerce and a relentless booster of his hometown, passed away suddenly Saturday, Aug. 12. He was 59. The news of his death was confirmed in an email blast … Find out how to read more online.

Council faces full agenda on return
Sun  Aug 20 2017 12:10PM
After getting a glimpse at their first Tuesday meeting agenda in six weeks, the members of the Venice City Council may be wondering what time the meeting will end … on Wednesday. The 10-page agenda has more than a dozen … Find out how to read more online.

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Utah teacher wants wedding gifts sent to homeless, not her
Sat  Aug 19 2017 08:36PM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah high school teacher is getting married next month. But instead of registering for a blender or stemware, she’s asking for shoes and backpacks to give homeless children at her school. Copper Hills High … read more.

Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregon
Sun  Aug 20 2017 01:19AM
SISTERS, Ore. — Evacuation orders affecting hundreds of people were issued in California and Oregon as wildfires neared small towns, including one that’s a prime location for viewing the eclipse. About 600 residents were told to leave the tourist town … read more.

Suspect arrested in killings of two officers
Sun  Aug 20 2017 08:30AM
KISSIMMEE — A suspect in the fatal shooting of two police officers in Florida was arrested in a bar several hours after the attack, authorities said Saturday. Everett Miller faces a charge of first-degree murder for the killing of Officer … read more.

DNA lab reduces testing for missing people amid funding woes
Sun  Aug 20 2017 01:19AM
DALLAS (AP) — Karen Stipes always believed her missing mother was “Mountain Jane Doe,” buried unidentified in a paupers’ cemetery deep in the woods outside Harlan, Kentucky. But without proof, it took nearly half a century and the development of … read more.

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