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‘Greatest Show’ No More
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:50AM
Within hours of the latest induction of circus notables at St. Armands Ring of Fame in Sarasota on Saturday, Feld Entertainment chairman Kenneth Feld announced that the Ringling Bros. Barnum … Find out how to read more online.
Jetty at heart of trolley debate
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:48AM
A new route for the Venice trolley went into effect Tuesday, but the Venice City Council’s discussion of it isn’t over. The decision to drop the South Jetty as a … Find out how to read more online.
Draft Comp Plan ready for public review
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:48AM
After 15 months of revisions, the Venice Planning Commission passed out a fresh draft updating the 2010 Comprehensive Plan for the public to review. The “Comp Plan” is the city’s … Find out how to read more online.
Rotary celebrates 25th arts, craft festival
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:46AM
All that glitters could be silver at this year’s 25th anniversary Rotary Arts & Craft Festival, which will fill the Venice Municipal Airport’s festival grounds this weekend. Eighty artisans have committed … Find out how to read more online.
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Indian activist Peltier’s supporters hope for clemency www.whoisleonardpeltier.info FBI summary of the Peltier case: https:
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:42PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Supporters of American Indian activist Leonard Peltier, who has spent most of his life in prison in the killing of two FBI agents in South Dakota in 1975, hope President Barack Obama will grant him clemency and shorten … read more.

Orlando gunman’s widow pleads not guilty to aiding husband
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:41PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — The widow of the Orlando nightclub gunman pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of aiding and abetting her husband’s support of the Islamic State group and hindering the investigation of the attack that killed 49 people and … read more.

Supreme Court tosses lawsuit, preserves vouchers
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:41PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A bitter feud over Florida’s largest private school voucher program ended Wednesday when the state Supreme Court tossed a lawsuit challenging a program used by nearly 98,000 school children. The court in a 4-1 decision declined to … read more.

California withdraws immigrant health care request
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:41PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California officials on Wednesday withdrew their request to sell unsubsidized insurance policies to people who can’t prove they’re legally in the United States after learning the decision would fall to President-elect Donald Trump’s administration. Calling the decision … read more.

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City won’t buy controversial ‘The Woods’
Mon  Jan 16 2017 03:07PM
The Venice City Council this week opted to pass up an opportunity to purchase The Woods in Venice, a 150-acre planned subdivision by Neal Communities. A rezone of the property in June 2015 lasted almost 30 hours over three days, … Find out how to read more online.

Venice honors fallen deputy
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:46AM
Funeral services were held on Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, in Port Charlotte, for the Orange County deputy who was killed last week while tracking down a murder suspect in Orlando. Dozens of emergency vehicles, including the Venice Police … Find out how to read more online.

Bee Gees Gold plays Venice Friday, Saturday
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:46AM
Enjoy BBQ and the Bee Gees Gold tribute group with John Acosta Friday and Saturday, Jan. 20-21, at Venice Community Center. Acosta as Barry Gibb has performed in Bee Gees Tributes all over the world. His portrayal of the goup’s lead … Find out how to read more online.

USDA February food distribution set
Wed  Jan 18 2017 09:48AM
The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services contracts with All Faiths Food Bank will distribute free U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities. Eligible residents will receive nine to 12 free commodities. Sarasota County distribution will be at these sites; schedules … Find out how to read more online.

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