Police say hundreds of thousands of dollars in valuables have been stolen from homeowners by service workers in different parts of Longboat Key.
Jewelry, cash and other items have been walking from some people's homes on Longboat Key, and in a lot of those cases it's come at the hands of service people who are working at the home.
Bjorn Stornes' one eye remains bloodied, suffered at the hands of another man Saturday night. Stornes says he approached some neighbors on Snowflake Lane in North Port because they were shooting off loud fireworks and that's when he was punched.
There have been numerous coyote sightings in a neighborhood near 82nd Street and Marina Drive. The most recent took place when a coyote was spotted in the middle of the road. This is certainly very concerning for folks who live around there.
A 20 by 10 storage unit at Hideaway Storage in Bradenton belonging to a Holmes Beach burglar is filled with many items police say are stolen.
A mission group from the Woodland Community Church in Bradenton is finally back home late Monday night after being stranded in Haiti.
Ryan Miles is one of the people who is thrilled Trulieve will be opening a medical marijuana dispensary in Sarasota. Currently the Sarasota resident travels to their location in Bradenton to get what he needs to deal with ADHD and issues with sleeping.
"If you look at the water now it's murky, it's cruddy, it's ugly to look at it," said Bob McCaffrey, a Holmes Beach resident.
McCaffrey is disgusted with the body of water that sits behind his home known as Spring Lake.
Year in, year out the fireworks over the Sarasota Bay continue to excite people on the Fourth of July. This year was no different.