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Classics Steakhouse closes in downtown Venice
Wed  Apr 22 2015 09:10AM
The first restaurant casualty following the very busy 2015 season is Classics Steakhouse and Nightclubs, formerly Pineapples, where the lights went out for the final time last Friday. It is … Find out how to read more online.
Buchanan: Roads in paradise need fixing
Wed  Apr 22 2015 09:10AM
Congressman Vern Buchanan, R-16th District, was the guest of the Nokomis Area Civic Association Monday, and he brought a guest of his own: Congressman Bill Shuster, R-Pennsylvania, chair of the … Find out how to read more online.
Tiny predators eat deadly swarms
Wed  Apr 22 2015 09:10AM
Sarasota County is breeding hordes of ruthless killers who exist only to devour their enemy’s offspring. Captured in the wild and propagated in a captive breeding program, the gambusia holbrooki … Find out how to read more online.
Capital projects plan under review by city
Wed  Apr 22 2015 09:10AM
City leaders will pick apart a draft Capital Improvement Plan today (Wednesday, April 22) to see what construction and infrastructure projects are funded in the next five years and which … Find out how to read more online.
State, National and World News
Medicaid schism endures
Sat  Apr 25 2015 01:19AM
TALLAHASSEE — House and Senate leaders weren’t backing off their opposing positions on Medicaid expansion Friday during tense budget negotiations leading into the final week of the Legislative session. But they did manage to find enough common ground to jump-start … read more.

Stocks rise on tech earnings
Sat  Apr 25 2015 01:19AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks advanced slightly Friday as investors cheered the quarterly results of three large technology companies: Google, Microsoft and Amazon. The modest gains helped close out a relatively strong week for U.S. stocks, with the three major … read more.

Italian authorities: Terror suspects planned Vatican attack
Sat  Apr 25 2015 01:19AM
MILAN (AP) — Islamic extremists suspected in a bomb attack in a Pakistani market that killed more than 100 people had also planned an attack against the Vatican in 2010 that was never carried out, an Italian prosecutor said Friday. … read more.

Ukraine calls for arms supplies as Russian troops worry NATO
Sat  Apr 25 2015 01:19AM
KIEV, Ukraine - Ukraine urged its allies to send it weapons and accused rebels of persistent cease-fire violations as NATO warned about an increase in Russian troop movement both near and across the border. Russia said it was concerned about … read more.

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No questions asked. Pregnancy Care Center helps
Thu  Apr 23 2015 03:08PM
The mission statement says it all: "Helping moms in South Sarasota County provide safer, happier and healthier lives for their children." Since Bishop John Nevins founded the Venice Area Pregnancy Care Center (VAPCC) in 1995, families from Osprey to North … Find out how to read more online.

Sarasota Film Festival ends on a high note
Thu  Apr 23 2015 03:08PM
Editor’s Note: Venice Gondolier Sun film and play critic gives her final look at the Sarasota Film Festival. A student-created film on the history of Newton in Sarasota, documentaries on circus stars and education reform and a chick flick about … Find out how to read more online.

‘Bereave’ informs on aging, love and death
Thu  Apr 23 2015 03:08PM
Imagine knowing your days are numbered and you feel the end coming near as your wife looks forward to celebrating your 40th wedding anniversary. This is something you would share with her, is it not? It isn’t if you are … Find out how to read more online.

Ponce de Leon met his fate near Warm Mineral Springs
Wed  Apr 22 2015 09:06AM
It was a long time ago, but not far away. In July of 1521, Juan Ponce de Leon was ambushed by members of the Calusa tribe of Native Americans near what is now known as Warm Mineral Springs. The famous … Find out how to read more online.

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