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Wanted in North Port, caught on Saudi prince’s jet
Thu  Jun 21 2018 06:53PM
A Polish man was detained at an airport in Maine after authorities learned he had an outstanding warrant in Sarasota County, according to reports. According to authorities, Mancin Urbanski, 49, … Find out how to read more online.
Adams Publishing Group purchases Sun Newspapers
Tue  Jun 19 2018 02:22PM
The Sun is moving from one family to a larger one. Adams Publishing Group announced Monday the purchase of Sun Coast Media Group, which publishes the Sun Newspapers. The Sun … Find out how to read more online.
Smooth sailing as Sarasota County budget workshops begin
Wed  Jun 20 2018 03:36PM
SARASOTA — Compared to 2018, this year’s annual budget workshops for Sarasota County commissioners appear to be a tranquil walk in a county park due to the hard work commissioners … Find out how to read more online.
North Port Atwater Elementary principal named
Wed  Jun 20 2018 03:36PM
NORTH PORT — Atwater Elementary students and families will be greeted by a new principal Aug. 13. Sarasota County Schools has named Cynthia Thro to head up the school. Thro’s … Find out how to read more online.
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Candidate: Public needs more info on charter schools
Wed  Jun 20 2018 03:36PM
SARASOTA — Nick Guy, a former Pinellas County teacher, has announced his intent to run for Sarasota County School Board. Guy, 38, is running against incumbent Bridget Ziegler to represent District 1. District 1 covers North Sarasota County south of … Find out how to read more online.

Cops: North Port woman called victim 22 times from prison
Wed  Jun 20 2018 03:34PM
NORTH PORT — A North Port woman was charged with violating a no-contact order after calling the victim 22 times, according to North Port Police Department reports. Morgan Carle, 35, 5700 block of Gallatin Lane, was originally arrested May 6 … Find out how to read more online.

Cops: North Port man impregnated minor
Thu  Jun 21 2018 08:30AM
NORTH PORT — A North Port man was arrested for engaging in a sexual relationship with a minor and ultimately impregnating her, according to North Port Police Department reports. Richard Stephenson, 28, 6600 block of Kayak Road, was arrested on … Find out how to read more online.

Blood drive doubles down
Wed  Jun 20 2018 03:36PM
NORTH PORT — The 13th annual Boots vs. Badges Blood Drive event, held Saturday at North Port City Hall, brought in 151 units of blood for SunCoast Blood Bank, more than doubling last year’s event. The blood drive was held … Find out how to read more online.

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Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17
Thu  Jun 21 2018 01:19AM
TORONTO — Marijuana will be legal nationwide in Canada starting Oct. 17 in a move that should take market share away from organized crime and protect the country’s youth, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday. The Senate gave final passage … read more.

People donate millions to help separated families
Wed  Jun 20 2018 10:48PM
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In an outpouring of concern prompted by images and audio of children crying for their parents, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are donating to nonprofit organizations to help families being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border. … read more.

Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar
Wed  Jun 20 2018 10:48PM
CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati resident Andrew Pappas supported President Trump’s decision to separate children from parents who crossed the border illegally because, he said, it got Congress talking about immigration reform. Niurka Lopez of Michigan said Trump’s “zero-tolerance” policy made … read more.

In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule
Wed  Jun 20 2018 10:48PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump abruptly reversed himself Wednesday and signed an executive order halting his administration’s policy of separating children from their parents when they are detained illegally crossing the U.S. border. … read more.

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