The week in review: Primary election day, tanker crash on I-75, Virgin Mary and more...

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It was a busy week on mysuncoast.com. Here's what you might have missed:

Paul Ryan stops by Sarasota for book signing

"I don't like the direction that the county is headed, and therefore as an elected leader I feel an obligation to show how to do things differently. That’s basically why I wrote this book," says Ryan.

Skyway tunnel pitched to port authority

The current Skyway Bridge’s height limitations prevents the current generation of big cruise ships from using Port Manatee or the Port of Tampa.

Tuesday is primary election day

Tuesday, Suncoast voters will head to the polls to take part in the 2014 primary election. On the ballot will be many important local races, including city and county commission seats, school board members, and Sarasota Memorial Hospital board seats.

Palmetto auto garage to make national debut on Discovery Channel show

He goes by the name "Slick," and back in 2010 he moved to Palmetto, where he took his passion for restoring classic cars and opened Slicks Garage.

UPDATE: All lanes of I-75 reopened following tanker crash

A fuel tanker overturned on Interstate 75 north of the Bee Ridge Road exit (#207) around 5:30 Wednesday morning, spilling hundreds of gallons of fuel, and causing traffic headaches around town all day.

Girl accidentally kills gun instructor with Uzi

Charles Vacca, 39, of Lake Havasu City, died Monday shortly after being airlifted to University Medical Center in Las Vegas, Mohave County sheriff's officials said Tuesday.

Sarasota County opts out of homeless shelter plan

From 65 possible sites...to now zero. County commissioners voted to no longer pursue the recommendation to build a 250-bed Public Safety Triage and Stabilization Unit for the chronic homeless population.

Charlotte County man arrested for driving a lawn mower while intoxicated

This week, 58-year-old Kenneth Smith learned that drivers cannot operate a lawn tractor on the roadways or in neighbors’ yards while under the influence.

Sheriff: Deputy fatally shoots sword-wielding suspect in Bradenton

The suspect has been identified as 31-year-old Terry Sellars, Jr. According to the sheriff's office, he has previous 17 arrests to his name, and was released by the Department of Corrections this past April.

New website features jobs at new mall

The new Mall at University Town Center is expected to create 1,700 jobs in Sarasota and Manatee counties.

Virgin Mary sighted in church window on Longboat Key?

A Longboat Key man says he's seen the image several times when riding his bike past the church, around sunset, and thinks it could be a religious figure.