MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WWSB) – Manatee County Area Transit (MCAT) is expanding its services for Suncoast residents who wish to purchase bus passes on their phones.
HOUSTON (AP) - The Latest on the funeral and burial of former first lady Barbara Bush (all times local):3:30 p.m.A funeral procession has entered the campus of Texas A…
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - Dozens of local football players will miss out on their spring season due to an administrative error at Braden River High School.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Former Maryland Governor and 2016 Presidential Candidate Martin O'Malley was in Sarasota Friday for a Democratic dinner in Manatee County. ABC7'…
SARASOTA COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - Wayne Washington's daily commute from Palmetto to Nokomis usually takes less than 45 minutes, but Friday morning, it took nearly two hours.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - It has only been a month since Manatee County voters approved a one-mill increase on property taxes to help support area schools.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Sarasota County Sheriff's office arrested a 55-year-old man who ran from deputies on Thursday, April 19.
BRADENTON, FL (WWSB) - A 14-year-old female student has been arrested for intent to sell marijuana at Electra Lee Middle School on Friday, April 20.
TAMPA, FL (WWSB) - Airport security discovered three loaded firearms at Tampa International Airport just this week. They've confiscated 24 guns so far this year. At Sa…
HOLMES BEACH, FL (WWSB) - A man is behind bars after the Holmes Beach Police Department arrested him Wednesday in connection with a March incident on Holmes Beach.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - Earlier this month, the Manatee County Sheriff's Office released the suspected killer in a 2017 double-homicide from custody.
VENICE, FL (WWSB) - The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is reporting a vehicle crash that was blocking lanes on northbound Interstate 75 in Venice, has been cleared.
DUETTE, FL (WWSB) - During certain times of the year, O'Brien Family Farms will let you skip the store for their fields and pick your own basket of strawberries.
Another wave of student walkouts is expected to disrupt classes Friday at hundreds of schools across the U.S. as young activists press for tougher gun laws.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - It's nearly impossible to go downtown in Sarasota without noticing all of the construction and in many projects, it's nowhere near complete.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - An accident that was causing major delays on I-75 Northbound at exit 213 University Parkway around 5pm on Thursday is now cleared.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - An 84-year-old Manatee County man convicted of shooting a woman to death will spend the rest of his life in prison.
VENICE, FL (WWSB) - With a new hotel proposed on the Island of Venice visitors may soon have another option for accommodation closer tot he beach.
BRADENTON, FL (WWSB) - After months of debate over the controversial confederate monument, Manatee County is moving forward in its attempts to relocate the monument to…
PAWTUCKET, RI (WWSB) - Used, broken and well-loved toys can now receive a second life thanks to a recycling program offered by one of the world's largest toy manufactures.
The Manatee County Mosquito Control District has partnered with a Dutch company to test a new technique for battling the mosquito problem with the In2Care trap.
ST. PETERSBURG, FL (WWSB) - Florida Highway Patrol says the driver of a vehicle that fell more than 50 feet off Interstate 275 was distracted by the car radio.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - The company that invented and manufactures bump stocks, often used on semi-automatic weapons to increase firing speed, is closing their doors.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - High level clouds moved in right before sunset tonight and a couple of people captured these sundogs. Here is an explanation of how they form.
The Florida Highway Patrol is continuing their investigation into a fatal crash that killed a motorcyclist, 26-year-old Raymond Allen Consul. The accident Tuesday night at the intersection of Beneva Road and Sarasota Square Boulevard, is once again raising the issue of motorcycle safety.
"I loved Furby very much. I loved all my animals. I love them more than I love people. More than my own family I love them animals," said Shirley Duncan.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - The Sarasota County School district looking to manage its own school security department over the next two years.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Sarasota County has issued an air advisory for elevated ozone levels and the potential for elevated ozone levels that fall within the "unhealthy …
BRADENTON, FL (WWSB) - The U.S. Marshals office will soon post electronic billboards of Lois Reiss in an attempt to get more tips to her whereabouts.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL - The Concession Cup taking place this week at the Concession Golf Club in east Manatee County. It's a biennial international team match-play compet…