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Venice Regional safety grade rises to a ‘B’
Wed  Apr 25 2018 02:14PM
Editor’s note: We’ll have an in-depth look at the latest safety report in Saturday’s paper. • • • Venice Regional Bayfront Health (VRBH) has finally seen its efforts to improve … Find out how to read more online.
Great season overall for businesses, say owners
Wed  Apr 25 2018 02:14PM
In a random selection of Venice area businesses, the general consensus is the 2018 season was better than previous years despite the warmer January, unusually hot February followed by the … Find out how to read more online.
City accepts offer for more beach parking financing
Wed  Apr 25 2018 02:14PM
The Venice Pier Group, owners of Sharky’s and Fins Restaurants next to the Venice Fishing Pier, are offering the city a deal not too dissimilar to the one they offered … Find out how to read more online.
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Sarasota County OKs new sandbag procedure
Wed  Apr 25 2018 02:12PM
When the next tropical event flares up in the Gulf of Mexico threatening properties along Manasota Key, homeowners there will find new procedures in place regarding the placement of sandbags. The Sarasota County Commission approved changes last week to the … Find out how to read more online.

Eric Robinson: ‘I regret my actions’
Wed  Apr 25 2018 02:12PM
Following Tuesday’s Sarasota County School Board meeting, board member Eric Robinson took a moment to apologize. Robinson came under fire due to some text messages he exchanged with Sarasota Sheriff Tom Knight, expressing anger at the board in late March. … Find out how to read more online.

City-county park issue now has a counteroffer
Wed  Apr 25 2018 02:12PM
After about two months, the city is ready to respond to Sarasota County’s proposed terms for a new interlocal parks agreement. At least, it will be once City Manager Ed Lavallee puts the counteroffer the Council approved Tuesday into agreement … Find out how to read more online.

Alligators are on the move
Wed  Apr 25 2018 02:12PM
In the spring of 2017, a 9-foot male alligator climbed a 15-foot staircase and surprised a South Carolina family by crawling around on their porch. Officials surmised the 60-year-old gator was trying to locate a breeding pond after a recent … Find out how to read more online.

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SC corrections officers charged with bribery, racketeering
Wed  Apr 25 2018 04:03PM
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — More than a dozen South Carolina corrections employees are facing federal charges related to bribery and bringing contraband into the state’s institutions a week after a deadly prison riot, according to federal court documents obtained by … read more.

Missouri House moves to legalize medical marijuana
Wed  Apr 25 2018 04:02PM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House has given initial approval to a bill that would legalize medical marijuana for many patients. The legislation would allow anyone over age 18 dying of a terminal disease to access smokeless medical … read more.

Judge prevents Trump from cutting Planned Parenthood grants
Wed  Apr 25 2018 04:02PM
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A federal judge has issued a permanent injunction blocking the Trump administration from cutting grants to Planned Parenthood that pay for a teen pregnancy prevention program in numerous states. U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Rice of … read more.

YouTube overhauls kids’ app after complaints about content
Wed  Apr 25 2018 04:02PM
YouTube is overhauling its kid-focused video app to give parents the option of letting humans, not computer algorithms, select what shows their children can watch. The updates that begin rolling out Thursday are a response to complaints that the YouTube … read more.

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