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School Board looks at legislative overview
Fri  Apr 20 2018 08:30AM
SARASOTA — Following two weeks of turmoil, the Sarasota County School Board met Tuesday for its monthly workshop. During the morning’s workshop, the board did not mention recent issues between … Find out how to read more online.
District OKs new job description
Fri  Apr 20 2018 08:30AM
SARASOTA — The Sarasota County School Board approved a new job description for a security systems specialist. The board met Tuesday night to also approve both an administrative salary adjustment … Find out how to read more online.
Local Girl Scouts volunteers recognized for National Appreciation Month
Fri  Apr 20 2018 08:30AM
NORTH PORT — Kelly Mcgraw, the director of Member Experience for the Girl Scouts for 10 counties, said it’s not that easy to manage everything like the cookie sale, money, … Find out how to read more online.
Region volunteers honored for efforts
Fri  Apr 20 2018 08:30AM
Several North Port students and residents, along with Port Charlotte residents, were recently recognized for their efforts as community volunteers. Team Up for Sarasota County School District Volunteer & Partnership … Find out how to read more online.
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Congregants create windows to the soul at First Presbyterian Church
Fri  Apr 20 2018 08:30AM
PORT CHARLOTTE — Since 1995, members of First Presbyterian Church have been hard at work creating intricate, stained glass windows for the sanctuary and attached buildings. Now with dozens of completed windows, First Presbyterian stands as a monument to its … Find out how to read more online.

Students to walk out in memory of Columbine
Fri  Apr 20 2018 08:30AM
Today, on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine massacre, students across Charlotte County will take to the streets to protest gun violence. As part of a nationwide walkout, local high school students will join thousands of their peers across the … Find out how to read more online.

Barbara Bush remembered locally as talkative, kind, personable
Fri  Apr 20 2018 10:00AM
In her cellphone, local massage therapist and acupuncture physician Cheech Hill still has Barbara Bush’s phone number saved for posterity. The number appeared on Hill’s phone after a week after she gave a massage to the First Lady of the … Find out how to read more online.

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Prosecutor: Prince thought he was taking common painkiller
Fri  Apr 20 2018 01:19AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Prince thought he was taking a common painkiller but instead ingested a counterfeit pill containing the dangerously powerful drug fentanyl, a Minnesota prosecutor said Thursday as he announced that no charges would be filed in the musician’s death. … read more.

US experts back marijuana-based drug for childhood seizures
Fri  Apr 20 2018 01:19AM
WASHINGTON — A medicine made from the marijuana plant moved one step closer to U.S. approval Thursday after federal health advisers endorsed it for the treatment of severe seizures in children with epilepsy. If the Food and Drug Administration follows … read more.

Fri  Apr 20 2018 01:19AM
HAVANA — Raul Castro handed over Cuba’s presidency Thursday to a hand-picked 57-year-old successor he said would hold power until 2031, a plan that would place the state the Castro brothers founded and ruled for six decades in the hands … read more.

AP source: DOJ agrees to send Comey memos to Congress
Fri  Apr 20 2018 01:19AM
WASHINGTON — After months of resisting, the Justice Department has agreed to provide three House committees with copies of several memos written by former FBI Director James Comey, according to a person familiar with the agreement. The move comes as … read more.

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