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Museum may get new home
Mon  Nov 20 2017 12:52PM
City leaders are already talking about what to do with the Hamilton Building, which currently houses the temporary Venice Library, once the new library is built. “When that’s empty, what … Find out how to read more online.
Teacher of Year
Sat  Nov 18 2017 10:56AM
Bethany Burnett is described as dedicated and passionate, by the staff at Venice Elementary School. Her dedication to the school and the students is why she commutes from the Tampa … Find out how to read more online.
Irma response to be reviewed
Sat  Nov 18 2017 10:56AM
Hurricane Irma posed an interesting challenge to counties across the state of Florida when it arrived in September. When Irma made landfall, it covered much of the state of Florida … Find out how to read more online.
Council says Sunshine Law too restrictive
Sat  Nov 18 2017 10:56AM
The Venice City Council has approved two stakeholder groups, but not without complaining that the state’s open-meeting law is chilling volunteer participation in city government. The topic will be on … Find out how to read more online.
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Sarasota County addresses chronic homelessness
Sat  Nov 18 2017 10:54AM
Four years after they began discussing the problem of chronic homelessness, particularly in county parks, Sarasota County commissioners now have a plan in place. A new quality of life ordinance, along with a pair of contracts, are designed to meet … Find out how to read more online.

Companies wanting tax breaks must meet tighter requirements
Sat  Nov 18 2017 10:54AM
With little discussion, Sarasota County commissioners enacted a trio of changes that increase the requirements for businesses seeking an economic development incentive. Specifically, the amendments to the county’s economic development ad valorem tax exemption program will now require a company … Find out how to read more online.

Anglers offer to advise city about pier
Sat  Nov 18 2017 10:54AM
When the city was having issues with behavior on the Venice Fishing Pier about seven years ago, the City Council appointed a committee to come up with some recommendations for handling them. Few of the committee’s recommendations were adopted, but … Find out how to read more online.

Free wigs for cancer patients
Sat  Nov 18 2017 10:56AM
The American Cancer Society stands by your side if you need a head covering while undergoing cancer therapy. Free wigs, scarves, hats, night caps and more are available at the American Cancer Society (ACS) Resource Office located in the Venice … Find out how to read more online.

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Della Reese, of TV’s ‘Touched by an Angel,’ has died at 86
Tue  Nov 21 2017 01:19AM
LOS ANGELES — Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television drama “Touched by an Angel,” has died at age 86. Reese’s co-star on … read more.

Colorado fines Uber $8.9M for problem drivers
Tue  Nov 21 2017 01:19AM
DENVER — Colorado regulators have issued an $8.9 million fine against Uber’s parent company for allowing employees with serious criminal or motor vehicle offenses to work for the company. The Colorado Public Utilities Commission said Monday that it launched an … read more.

Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T’s $85B Time Warner deal
Tue  Nov 21 2017 01:19AM
NEW YORK — The Justice Department is suing AT&T to stop its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, setting the stage for an epic legal battle with the telecom giant. The government claims that consumer cable bills will rise if … read more.

US stock indexes higher
Tue  Nov 21 2017 01:19AM
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks rose Monday as a mix of smaller, U.S.-focused companies, technology firms and banks climbed. Drugmakers struggled, which limited those gains. Retailers and smaller companies rose for the third day in a row as their latest … read more.

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