Judge Kimberly Carlton Bonner Retires

Judge Bonner Retires Press Release Circuit Judge Kimberly Carlton Bonner announced her retirement in a May 2 letter to Governor Ron DeSantis. Judge Bonner was appointed to the Sarasota County Court bench in 2002 and…

Five Florida Sales Tax Holidays

Announcing Five Sales Tax Holidays Beginning July 1, 2022 ~ Multiple sales tax holidays and exemption periods. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Consumers can purchase qualifying items exempt from tax during five sales tax holidays and exemption…

Law Enforcement Sarasota and Manatee Counties

Sarasota Crime Map by area: https://www.neighborhoodscout.com/fl/sarasota/crime Sarasota County 911 Dispatch Records: https://dispatchreporting.scgov.net/Events?strAgencyID=All   Sarasota County Sheriff, Kurt A. Hoffman https://www.sarasotasheriff.org/ Headquarters 941.861.5800 Emergency 911 Lobby hours: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.         6010…

Historic House to become a Museum

The historic Leonard Reid house will be relocated this week to City-owned property in North Sarasota, where it will become the first home for a new Sarasota African American cultural arts center. The house will…

Sea Turtles Arrive 2022

Mote welcomes a busy sea turtle nesting season with first nest Here’s what you can do to keep your beach turtle-friendly The first sea turtles have officially landed on the shores of Sarasota County this…

Sarasota Gardening Guide

  - Sarasota Gardening  - Scroll Down to read each month   Photo Courtesy Your Farm and Garden We live in an area that has virtually a 12-month growing season. During the summer though many…