Sarasota

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Cop, Lifeguard Save Florida Man After Canoe Tips Over

An officer and lifeguard are being hailed heroes after rescuing a man from nearly drowning after his canoe tipped over in Sarasota.

07/05/2015

Scuba Diver  (Source: AP)

Florida Diver Shot, Seriously Injured By Another Diver

Authorities are ruling it an accident after a Florida diver shot and seriously injured a fellow diver in Sarasota.

07/05/2015

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Missing Toddler Found Dead In Neighbor’s Pool

A toddler, who had gone missing overnight, was found dead in a neighbor’s pool the next morning.

06/17/2015

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Florid Man Dies In Hospital Following Arrest

A 33-year old Florida man died in a hospital while in medical distress after being arrested, according to Sarasota County Sheriff’s officials.

05/08/2015

The Orlando Eye (Source: www.facebook.com/OfficialOrlandoEye)

Daredevil To Walk On Moving Orlando Eye Ferris Wheel

It’s almost time for the grand opening of the Orlando Eye, but before that, daredevil Nik Wallenda will walk without a tether while the giant observation wheel is moving.

04/28/2015

A man seen shooting a gun. (Source: CBS4)

High Caliber Proposal For Colleges Shooting Through Legislature

When you think of university campuses, lofty ideals and deep thoughts come to mind. You don’t think of a shooting gallery. But that’s what some fear Florida campuses might become if a bill in the legislature hits the mark.

04/02/2015

New data released from the U.S. Census Bureau showed that the population of The Villages grew by 5.4 percent between July 1, 2013, and July 1, 2014.   (Source: thevillages.com)

Florida Community Ranked #1 For Growth In Nation

A Central Florida community west of Orlando was the fastest growing metro area in the nation last year.

03/26/2015

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Surgical, Recovery Centers Get Aid In House

Despite objections from the hospital industry, a House panel Tuesday approved a bill that would allow patients to stay overnight at ambulatory surgical centers and open the door for longer-term “recovery care centers.”

03/10/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Negron Zeros In On Dispute Over Juvenile Detention Costs

Florida’s long-running conflict between the state and counties over how to share juvenile-detention costs is flaring again — and a powerful lawmaker is unhappy about what is happening.

02/12/2015

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66-Year-Old Inmate Found Dead In Sarasota Jail

A jail inmate was found dead in his cell on Saturday, according to Sarasota authorities.

02/07/2015

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