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  The heat is on for the weekend

The main weather feature for Florida will be high pressure slowly moving east toward the Atlantic ocean just east of Florida. This high pressure will keep skies mainly fair through the weekend.

Suncoast Vaccine Tracker: Growing list of pharmacies offering the COVID-19 vaccine

Across the Suncoast and the state, here are the pharmacies distributing COVID-19 vaccine

  Some teachers and unions react to COVID-19 vaccination plan

Teacher unions have voiced their gratitude and concern.

Push continues to bring more COVID-19 vaccines to underserved communities on the Suncoast

Underserved communities on the Suncoast pushing for more COVID vaccines.

Vaccines coming to ALL 730 Publix pharmacy locations in Florida

COVID-19 vaccines are coming to all 730 Florida locations, the company confirms to ABC7.

Car collides with building after 4 vehicle crash

Firefighters prevented catastrophe following a multi-vehicle crash that ended with one vehicle smashing into a commercial vehicle and puncturing its gas tank.

Community

  Chalkboard Champion: Adapting the classroom amid the pandemic

Missy Windom has impacted students for more than three decades. She is a teacher at Southside Elementary

Free webinar for homeowners in Sarasota

The City of Sarasota announced today a free webinar in partnership with Legal Aid of Manasota. This webinar is aimed at helping residents with title-related questions, especially in circumstances of home inheritance.

Chalkboard Champion: Creating relationships even behind face masks

A 5th grade teacher at Palmview Elementary School is the newest Chalkboard Champion for Manatee County.

Charges announced in the death of Corporal Brian LaVigne

Charges have been announced in the killing of Corporal Brian LaVigne.

  Chalkboard Champion: Providing the right ingredients for students of all abilities

A special education teacher is the newest Chalkboard Champion for Sarasota County!

The ‘wildlife hazard’ at Pinebrook Park is getting a fix, residents asked to avoid the area

The overgrown vegetation sits there as a fuel source for uncontrolled burns.