SARASOTA, Fla. -- We’ve been reporting over the last few weeks on the effort to move Army Specialist Christopher North from Sarasota Memorial Park Cemetery to the VA's Sarasota National Cemetery. North was buried at Memorial Park after being killed in 2007 by a roadside bomb in Iraq. His mother wanted to move his body to the National Cemetery, which did not exist at the time of North’s death, but a dispute with Sarasota Memorial over costs stalled the process.
LONGBOAT KEY, Fla. -- Longboat Key restaurant Mar Vista has recently submitted its fifth application for major renovations to the Longboat Key planning and zoning board, and to appease nearby residents the plans do not include the historic Jordan House next door.
Look for fair skies and little chance for rain through the weekend as high pressure continues to dominate our weather. In fact some drier and slightly cooler air will be moving in on a brisk NE wind on Friday. This will bring some nice weather for the weekend with temperatures staying close to average and lower humidity. The mornings should be quite crisp.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Defense attorneys are asking a judge to push back the trial for the man charged in the Colorado movie theater shooting so they can have more time to review a doctor's sanity evaluation that included 22 hours of interviews.
People move to the Suncoast from all over the globe and make it their home. And often they have accomplished great things in the past, or once they get here contribute great things to our community. Today we honor Cheryl Brady as our amazing Suncoast woman.