Supervisor of Elections Ron Turner today announced emergency changes to polling place locations for 15 precincts for the Tuesday, March 17 presidential preference primary, due to concerns about the impact that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) could have on election day operations.
At least 2,500 people are expected to take part in the triathlon and a thousand of them are athletes. Even though other venues and events have been canceled, these here at Nathan Benderson Park will go on as planned.
North Port Police say around 3:45am Saturday, officers were called to the interstate on reports a man had been shot while driving southbound between mile marker 182 (Sumter Boulevard) and mile marker 179 (Toledo Blade Boulevard).
The Limelight District is an area that consists of businesses north of Fruitville down Lime Avenue through 12th street. Included in the district is JDub’s Brewery, Music Compound, Brant’s Bookshop, Burgess Signs, Ed Smith Stadium, The Humane Society, Jon F. Swift Construction, and Speed Pro Imaging.
Sarasota and Manatee County School Districts both released statements to let parents know they are working diligently with public officials to keep students safe from any sickness. They want parents to make sure they stay informed with correct information.
Due to the traffic closures on Longboat Key for the arrival of Vice president, Mike Pence. Many local businesses on the island are affected. Some business had to close early and make arrangements for their customers
In the proposal in the Florida House, New College of Florida would become an extension of Florida State University and Florida Polytechnic University would become a part of the University of Florida instead of being independently-accredited schools.
New Pedestrian Managers, or crossing guards, will be in St Armands Circle on March 13th through April 19th. City officials say that’s when pedestrian and car traffic is high because of peak tourist season.
The 10-pound bird was not able to fly and after an X-ray it was found a broken wing was the issue. According to the Wildlife Inc, the eagle is a female and was possibly hurt in a fight with another eagle.