Flight cancellations at SRQ Airport due to winter storm

The winter storm moving across the southern part of the country is impacting travelers along the Suncoast.
  WEATHER UPDATE: Big Changes Ahead
First Alert Weather:Chance for thunderstorms Sunday, possibly severe
First Alert Weather Day Sunday afternoon
Sarasota city leaders to further discuss affordable housing
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Dog survived California fire, found waiting at home when owners were allowed to return a month later

A couple in California who weren't able to return to rescue their dog when the Camp Fire broke out found him safe and waiting this week when they finally were allowed to go survey the damage.

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Suncoast Resident Learns Painting He Bought in Venice 20 Years Ago was a Frank Sinatra Original
He bought it anyways for $8.56. After showing the piece to dozens of experts, and getting it analyzed, about five years later, he learned that there were key components that gave him the answer.
Sarasota County Schools conducts voluntary water testing
Although there is no mandate that requires schools to test for lead, Sarasota County schools will be conduction voluntary water testing in the area.
Bradford family attorney: Private autopsy reveals EJ was shot 3 times, lawyers for Bradford’s family viewed Riverchase Galleria video
Emantic ‘EJ’ Bradford Jr. was shot three times, according to an independent review ordered by EJ’s family.

BREAKING: Second suspect arrested after Deputy’s guns recovered

On Thursday, a second suspect was arrested in connection with a Sarasota County Sheriff’s vehicles stolen firearms. James G. Jr. Tolbert, 18, was arrested in North Port at his mother's residence and charged with three felonies.

FHP: Pedestrian killed in accident on University Parkway and Lockwood Ridge Rd.

FHP investigating fatal accident at University Parkway and Lockwood Ridge Road.
An area of Downtown Sarasota will soon be more pedestrian-friendly
  City of Venice to Replace the Curry Creek Bridge on Capri Isles Boulevard

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Think tank: Russia emerges as world's No. 2 arms producer

A Swedish think tank says Russia has emerged as the world's second-largest arms producer after the U.S. Russia surpassed Britain, which had held the spot since 2002 and remains Western Europe's No. 1 arms maker

LA Film Critics name 'Roma' best film of the year

The Los Angeles Film Critics Association on Sunday named Alfonso Cuaron's deeply personal drama "Roma" best film of the year, adding to the acclaimed film's steadily mounting honors

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FHP: Pedestrian killed in accident on University Parkway and Lockwood Ridge Rd.

Bradenton man sentenced to 10 years for downloading child porn

Bradenton man sentenced to more than 10 years for downloading child porn