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No hand, no problem
Wed  Feb 10 2016 10:52AM
“What's the most difficult thing about my situation? I don’t really know, because I basically have everything.” — Rachel Nowak Physicians will often tell their patients with debilitating injuries or … Find out how to read more online.
Colorful new signs installed
Wed  Feb 10 2016 10:52AM
Creative Mailbox Designs began installation this week of the City of Venice Wayfinding Signs on and near the Island of Venice. Completion of the project is expected to take approximately … Find out how to read more online.
Big event for Siesta Key
Wed  Feb 10 2016 10:50AM
The community is invited to come see what’s new at the country’s No. 1 beach as Sarasota County hosts a Siesta Beach grand opening celebration at 9 a.m. Feb. 20. … Find out how to read more online.
No puppy mill sales in Venice
Wed  Feb 10 2016 10:50AM
It only took a few minutes for Venice leaders to agree with a new county law banning the use of puppy mills by retailers. Council Member Jeanette Gates previously asked … Find out how to read more online.
State, National and World News
In Illinois, Obama issues an appeal for political unity
Wed  Feb 10 2016 04:17PM
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — President Barack Obama returned Wednesday to the Illinois capital where he launched his national political career and appealed for help ridding politics of “polarization and meanness” that discourage participation in civic life. In an address to … read more.

Court stands by decision overturning conviction of Catholic Church official in abuse case
Wed  Feb 10 2016 04:09PM
PHILADELPHIA — A state appellate court Wednesday refused to reconsider its decision last year to overturn what had been the first conviction nationwide of a Roman Catholic Church official for covering up child sex abuse by priests. The Pennsylvania Superior … read more.

VW, Audi, BMW recall nearly 1.7M vehicles in air bag mess
Wed  Feb 10 2016 04:09PM
DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen, Audi and BMW are recalling nearly 1.7 million vehicles with Takata air bag inflators that can rupture and hurl shrapnel into drivers and passengers. The moves announced Wednesday bring to just over 5.1 million the number … read more.

Concern over health of Guantanamo prisoner in 9/11 case
Wed  Feb 10 2016 04:09PM
MIAMI (AP) — Amnesty International has taken up the cause of a Guantanamo prisoner who is said to be in declining health as he awaits trial for his alleged role in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack. The rights group … read more.

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More Local News
Transgender bathroom policy debated again by residents
Wed  Feb 10 2016 10:48AM
Sarasota County School Board chambers were packed last Tuesday night with a sea of white-clad, peaceful protesters — including area pastors — asking the board to reconsider a recently implemented bathroom policy for transgender students at Pine View School in … Find out how to read more online.

Planes return to Venice tomorrow
Wed  Feb 10 2016 10:46AM
One of the most popular annual events in Venice is the return of the World War II planes owned by the Collings Foundation. Look back in time at 2 p.m. tomorrow when a World War II Vintage Boeing B-17 Flying … Find out how to read more online.

County commissioners praise administrator, attorney
Wed  Feb 10 2016 10:46AM
Sarasota County’s administrator and attorney both received glowing reviews from county commissioners Wednesday morning. The annual evaluations also came with a 3 percent raise, pushing the administrator’s yearly salary over the $200,000 mark, and the attorney’s to more than $225,000. Tom … Find out how to read more online.

VPD’s Joyce is city’s Employee of the Year
Wed  Feb 10 2016 10:46AM
Marine Patrol Officer Paul Joyce has earned the Venice City Manager’s Employee of the Year Award for 2015. Assistant City Manager Len Bramble, sitting in for City Manager Ed Lavallee, bestowed the award at the last council meeting, calling Joyce … Find out how to read more online.

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