From South Africa to Sarasota, the world mourns the loss of the great civil rights leader.
If you of a certain age, someone you know, maybe your parent, grandparent or friend has some type of dementia. Memory loss, and the inability to recognize familiar faces or places can pose a danger and, if they wander off and get lost it's terrifying for you and a hazard to them.
If you of a certain age, someone you know, maybe your parent, grandparent or friend has some type of cognitive impairment. Memory loss, and the inability to recognize familiar faces or places can pose a danger and, if they wander off and get lost it's terrifying for you and a hazard to them.
BRADENTON, FL. - A 10-year-old boy is accused of pulling a knife on another boy at a Bradenton elementary school.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95.
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla. (AP) -- Wildlife officials prepared Thursday to use sound and other herding techniques to try to save pilot whales in danger of stranding as a glimmer of hope emerged for at least 20 of the animals spotted swimming in life-saving deeper water.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL. - Two people are in serious condition after their motorcycle hit a deer crossing the road.
This week’s tips were inspired by the terrific news of the engagement of Hayley Wielgus and Max Winitz. It got me thinking that now that Hayley’s got that beautiful diamond ring, she’ll want to be sure it stays sparkly. So today I’m going to share some unusual ways to help her keep her diamond looking bright as well as some other tips to keep our gold glistening and silver shining with some everyday household items.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL- Punta Gorda City officials will take up the issue of too much sound coming from Punta Gorda Airport.
The Principal at Imagine School in Lakewood Ranch may face charges of failing to report child abuse.
SARASOTA, Fla. - This weekend in Naples, three youth football teams from the Suncoast will compete for the right to go to Atlanta for the regional tournament; then hopefully the national championship after that.
North Port city leaders are poised to approve a domestic partner registry in the city.
VENICE, FL. – Deputies have arrested a Venice woman for child neglect after deputies discovered toddlers living in horrible conditions.
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. - 21 Christmas trees have turned up missing at the tree sales lot at Lemon Bay High School. The school sells the trees as a fundraiser for the ROTC and Project Graduation groups.
VENICE, Fla. - Authorities have successfully located a man that wandered away from a Venice assisted living facility, thanks to an electronic tracking system designed for such a situation.
ST. PETERSBURG, FL. - Police have arrested a woman for DUI after she slammed into a school bus.
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla. (AP) -- Wildlife workers in boats struggled Wednesday to coax nearly four dozen pilot whales out of dangerous shallow waters in Florida's Everglades National Park, hoping to spare them the fate of 10 others that already have died.
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. - A teenage girl says someone grabbed her and tried to rape her in Osprey Monday afternoon, and neighbors say they're on edge while detectives continue their investigation.
Sarasota - Video of Space X launch of rocket as shot by ABC 7 Videographer Martin Price
The first event will happen next summer
SARASOTA, Fla. - A plan to dredge Big Pass to re-nourish Lido Key is causing concern along one of the best beaches in America.
SARASOTA, Fla.- St. Armands Circle is a prime location for events on the Suncoast, bringing more traffic to the already congested area; and with peak tourist season almost here, St. Armands is working with the city to control permits for special events.
SARASOTA, Fla. - Elderly drivers are common on Florida roads. We lead the nation with 17% of the state's population 65 and older. Now with Older Driver Safety Awareness Week under way in Florida, AAA has come up with some car features that will help seniors keep their independence and drive safely.
BRADENTON, Fla. - A new restaurant is slated to open in Manatee County next year, but plans for its location have some concerned because of a bald eagle.
SARASOTA, Fla. - There will be no more outdoor events in St. Armands circle during tourism season due to parking problems, but it won't cost you to park at the Palm Avenue garage then either. Those are two decisions made at the Sarasota City Commission meeting Monday.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL- Some Southwest Florida flights were canceled or delayed at Punta Gorda Airport on Monday.
MIAMI (AP) — Florida teens scored lower than their international peers in math and science and about the same in reading on a global test.