SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - A Sarasota man has claimed a $2 million top prize at the Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee from a scratch-off game.
SIESTA KEY, FL (WWSB) - Siesta Key's white sugar sand beaches are now layered with a brown film. The crystal clear water has turned green. The gulf's animated marine life now lay lifeless in the sand.
BOCA GRANDE (WWSB) - As the entire Southwest coast of Florida continues to battle with red tide, MOTE Marine Laboratory is testing something new that they believe may be the solution to getting rid of it.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Frontier Airlines has announced today that a new flight will be offered at the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested Johnny Powers for allegedly harvesting an endangered plant without a permit.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - GOP candidate Melissa Howard has dropped out of the race for the District 73 seat one day after vowing to stay in the fight after admitting she lied about her degree.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Are you having trouble selling your home in Sarasota or Bradenton? One Sarasota realtor said she gets hundreds of calls every week from people who can't sell their homes.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - State House District 73 candidate Melissa Howard, facing accusations that she lied about having a degree from Miami University (Ohio), may have crafted a fake degree according to a representative with the University.
A few overnight and morning showers can be expected near the coast, with the main focus shifting inland later in the day. West winds will continue to keep the dead fish blowing toward the E. coast of the Bay.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - "This was intimate, love, details, dreaming, so so deep," said Pamela Viles, the victim of an online dating scam.
NORTH PORT, FL (WWSB) - The North Port Police Department is asking for help finding a man they believe was involved in a road rage incident.
NORTH PORT, FL (WWSB) - A North Port man is currently behind bars, charged with sexually abusing young girls and trying to contact one victim while in Jail.
VENICE, FL (WWSB) - Emergency crews responded to the Bridle Oaks Drive community on Tuesday after a man suffered an electric shock.
National Hurricane center keeping an eye on newly formed disturbance SE of Caribbean. Conditions are not favorable for development at this time.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP/WWSB) — A damning new report released by a state grand jury on Thursday revealed more than 1,000 children - and possibly many more - were molested and sexually abused by roughly 300 Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania since the 1940s.
SARASOTA COUNTY, FL (WWSB) - Some school buses in Sarasota County are dealing with crowding during the first week of school. According to one student, Joshua Kaufman, he and his peers were forced to sit and stand in the aisle while heading home from school.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Startling statistics have been released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. They show death rates from liver cancer have climbed 43% since 2000.
First Alert Weather: Peak of hurricane season approaching and should be much quieter than 2017, but.....
With water temperatures still staying below average in the "Main Development Region" of Atlantic and a high chance for vertical wind shear during the month of Sept. we should see less activity in the Atlantic and Caribbean.
BRADENTON, FL (WWSB) - The Bradenton Police Department (BPD) has arrested two individuals on charges of Attempted Second Degree Murder and Armed Kidnapping.
VENICE, FL (WWSB) - As part of the City of Venice's Downtown Beautification Project, city officials are alerting residents to a road closure starting Monday, Aug. 13.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WWSB)- Manatee County's efforts to get rid of thousands of dead fish showing up near docks and canals.
SARASOTA, FL (AP/WWSB) - Though the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office declined to charge a man over a fatal shoting in a Clearwater parking lot, citing the "Stand Your Ground" law, the state attorney is moving forward with manslaughter charges.
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Beginning this school year, the words "In God We Trust" must be posted somewhere on the campus of every school in the state of Florida.
BRADENTON, FL (WWSB) - The NAACP is accusing several administrators for Manatee County Schools of discrimination. They're calling on the district to launch an internal investigation and plan to report the allegations to the state.
ANNA MARIA ISLAND, FL (WWSB) - ABC7 Photographer Sammi Chiodo was on Anna Maria Island on Friday and took this video to show beach conditions.