It was a busy week on mysuncoast.com. Here's what you might have missed:
"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.
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, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The new Mall at University Town Center is expected to create 1,700 jobs in Sarasota and Manatee counties.
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.