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Venice plane crashes but all walk away
Wed  Mar 4 2015 10:40AM
Myakka Pines Golf Club staff did what they could to help a pilot and student pilot whose single-engine, Venice-based plane went down on Thomas Ranch, off U.S. 41 in North … Find out how to read more online.
Surfing on Land
Wed  Mar 4 2015 10:40AM
In the past few years, Venice has seen the growth of cycling, Segway riding, skateboarding and now for 2015, we will be watching paddle boarding. The latest sport for all … Find out how to read more online.
Hansen to leave Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Wed  Mar 4 2015 10:40AM
Teri A Hansen is leaving her position as president and CEO of Gulf Coast Community Foundation (GCCF) as of June 30 to join a Sarasota-based private family foundation. She will … Find out how to read more online.
Mary Poppins takes flight in Venice
Wed  Mar 4 2015 10:38AM
It takes more than pixie dust for Mary Poppins, Bert the chimney sweep and the Banks’ children to fly in Venice Theatre’s current production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s “Mary … Find out how to read more online.
State, National and World News
New Jersey officially announces $225M Exxon Mobil settlement
Thu  Mar 5 2015 01:55PM
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey has announced a settlement with Exxon Mobil that it says is the largest environmental settlement in state history, even though it is far less than the state initially sought. Acting Attorney General John J. … read more.

All-women’s Wellesley College to admit transgender students
Thu  Mar 5 2015 01:55PM
WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) — Wellesley College is joining a growing list of women’s colleges that accept transgender students. President H. Kim Bottomly and trustees’ chairwoman Laura Daignault Gates said in a letter Wednesday that “Wellesley will consider for admission any … read more.

Legislator says power billing plan unfair to consumers
Thu  Mar 5 2015 01:55PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Democratic state legislator says allowing power companies in Florida to bill customers for the cost of oil and gas exploration violates free market principles and cheats consumers. Rep. Dwight Dudley of St. Petersburg called Thursday … read more.

Utah LGBT anti-discrimination bill passes 1st test
Thu  Mar 5 2015 01:55PM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A landmark Utah proposal protecting gay and transgender individuals has passed its test at the state Legislature. A Republican-controlled state Senate committee voted unanimously Thursday morning to support the bill, sending it to the full … read more.

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Toast To Venice on tap
Wed  Mar 4 2015 10:38AM
The Venice-Nokomis Rotary Club is hosting its seventh annual Toast To Venice Food, Beer & Wine Festival Saturday, March 7. (Rain date: March 8) from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Maxine Barritt Park, 1800 Harbor Dr. South, Venice. Festival-goers … Find out how to read more online.

Loveland’s ‘stimulus’ package
Sun  Mar 1 2015 02:58PM
From its modest beginnings in 1962, The Loveland Center, 157 South Havana Road, has grown to be a major resource for 120 adults with developmental disabilities, providing activities, training and soon, with the development of Loveland Village, on-campus living. Tuesday, … Find out how to read more online.

Outfalls project nearly done
Sun  Mar 1 2015 02:58PM
Venice Stormwater Engineering Manager James Clinch had the sad duty to confirm to the city’s Environmental Advisory Board Wednesday that the beach renourishment project has encountered another equipment-related delay. During operations on Feb. 15, the Liberty Island, a trailing suction hopper … Find out how to read more online.

She thought disfigurement. It didn’t happen
Wed  Mar 4 2015 10:40AM
It began on an elevated train platform during a winter in New York. My fingertips were purple. My toes felt numb. It was excruciating. I chalked it up to “poor circulation,” but sought medical attention. The diagnosis: Raynaud’s phenomenon. “Move … Find out how to read more online.

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