Archive For February 19, 2015

Sarasota cops seek 7-Eleven robbery suspect via WWSB

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Sarasota cops seek 7-Eleven robbery suspect via WWSB

Sarasota cops seek 7-Eleven robbery suspect via WWSB Police are looking for the suspect who held up a convenience store. The robber walked into the  store at 511 North Washington Blvd, around 1:30 p.m. on February 13th. The clerk told investigators that the man implied he had a weapon, and said “give me the F***ing…

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School Board discusses measles vaccine policy via Sarasota Herald

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School Board discusses measles vaccine policy via Sarasota Herald

    School Board discusses measles vaccine policy via Sarasota Herald In a work session on Tuesday, Sarasota County School Board members discussed the district’s measles vaccination policy. Superintendent Lori White told board members there are only three reasons to exempt a student from such vaccines: religious reasons, medical reasons or temporary reasons. read more

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Old plant could be new entertainment spot in Venice via WWSB

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Old plant could be new entertainment spot in Venice via WWSB

Old plant could be new entertainment spot in Venice via WWSB Could an old cement culvert plant become the place you hang out in Venice? That’s what some local entrepreneurs are hoping. Those with the Venice Coliseum Corporation say they are about to close the deal on nearly 7 acres of land near U.S. 41…

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Health care enrollment deadline extended in Florida via Sarasota Herald

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Health care enrollment deadline extended in Florida via Sarasota Herald Florida consumers who tried to enroll in Obamacare insurance plans but faced long wait times in the days leading up to the Feb. 15 deadline will get a one week extension, federal officials announced today. A weekend glitch in the Healthcare. gov website and delays…

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Best of campaigns, I just don’t get it……………

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Best of campaigns, I just don’t get it……………

Best of campaigns, I just don’t get it…………… The Scoop News, Francesco Abbruzzino I have seen these campaigns throughout the years, from a variety of local news papers or other organizations.  You know, the “Best Chiropractor in Town”…………..  I think the intent is great, but the final product is flawed. I remember one of my…

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Are You Poisoning Your Pet? Things You Need To Know About The Pet Food Industry

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Are You Poisoning Your Pet? Things You Need To Know About The Pet Food Industry

Are You Poisoning Your Pet? Things You Need To Know About The Pet Food Industry Living Traditionally The American Association of Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) and the FDA supply us with no official definition of the term “natural.” One would naturally infer that this term would confirm that the pet food we are buying contains…

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Former mental health worker accused of violating teen patients faces more charges via WWSB

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Former mental health worker accused of violating teen patients faces more charges via WWSB

  Former mental health worker accused of violating teen patients faces more charges via WWSB More underage victims have come forward, claiming they were sexually violated by a former mental health worker. Jeremy Henry was arrested earlier this month.   He was initially charged with two counts of felony lewd battery. read more

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Sarasota school board members to discuss Imagine School’s charter status via WWSB

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Sarasota school board members to discuss Imagine School’s charter status via WWSB

    Sarasota school board members to discuss Imagine School’s charter status via WWSB Sarasota Countyschool board members will discuss this week, whether to renew Imagine School ofNorth Port‘s charter status. The charter school has been dealing with financial problems.   read more

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North Port Fire Rescue Lieutenant resigns amid cheating allegations via WWSB

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North Port Fire Rescue Lieutenant resigns amid cheating allegations via WWSB

    North Port Fire Rescue Lieutenant resigns amid cheating allegations via WWSB A lieutenant at the North Port Fire Department has resigned, following an investigation into cheating allegations. Lieutenant Romeo Carrano stepped down last week.   read more

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2014 Venice, FL Italian Festival – Go Pro Video

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2014 Venice, FL Italian Festival – Go Pro Video

The Scoop News, Francesco Abbruzzino This is a video that I shot last year, of the 2014 Italian Festival.  Basically, I took a ride through the whole area on my bike.  The video was taken when the festival just opened, to avoid large crowds, so that I could ride through and produce this video.  The…

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Sarasota County to revise planning document via Sarasota Herald

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Sarasota County to revise planning document via Sarasota Herald Sarasota County planners will spend the next 18 months working on a complete revamp of the policies that guide everything from environmental protection to economic development and future growth. County officials say the changes are long overdue to make Sarasota’s comprehensive plan easier to understand and…

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** Offender Alert ** – Dirk Faris

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** Offender Alert ** – Dirk Faris

** Offender Alert ** – Dirk Faris Adjudication Date Crime Description Court Case Number Jurisdiction & State Adjudication 09/28/2005 Use Internet to solicit/attempt solicit etc. a child for sex/lewdness etc; F.S. 847.0135(3) (PRINCIPAL) 0502589 ST LUCIE, FL Adjudication Withheld   http://offender.fdle.state.fl.us/offender/flyer.do?personId=43106

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81 Percent Of Dollar Store Products Tested Contain Chemicals Linked To Learning Disabilities, Cancer and Serious Illnesses

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81 Percent Of Dollar Store Products Tested Contain Chemicals Linked To Learning Disabilities, Cancer and Serious Illnesses

81 Percent Of Dollar Store Products Tested Contain Chemicals Linked To Learning Disabilities, Cancer and Serious Illnesses HealthyStuff, in collaboration with the Campaign for Healthier Solutions, released a report today about toxic chemicals found in Dollar store products. The report — A Day Late and a Dollar Short: Discount Retailers are Falling Behind on Safer…

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Radio Shack announces plans to close three Sarasota stores via WWSB

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Radio Shack announces plans to close three Sarasota stores via WWSB

Radio Shack announces plans to close three Sarasota stores via WWSB Radio Shack is closing more than 1,700 stores across the country, including three here on the Suncoast. The company filed for bankruptcy late last week.   read more

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11 Sarasota County schools ranked among best in state Via Sarasota Herald

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11 Sarasota County schools ranked among best in state Via Sarasota Herald

11 Sarasota County schools ranked among best in state Via Sarasota Herald A national education website has ranked six Sarasota County middle schools, four elementary schools and a local high school among the best public schools it rated in the state. Niche.com, formerly known as College Prowler, named the Sarasota County School District as the…

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IRS unveils its “Dirty Dozen” tax scams for 2015 via WWSB

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IRS unveils its “Dirty Dozen” tax scams for 2015 via WWSB

IRS unveils its “Dirty Dozen” tax scams for 2015 via WWSB — The Internal Revenue Service wrapped up the 2015 “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams today with a warning to taxpayers about aggressive telephone scams continuing coast-to-coast during the early weeks of this year’s filing season. The aggressive, threatening phone calls from scam artists…

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Florida Attorney General warns of “imposter scam” via WWSB

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Florida Attorney General warns of “imposter scam” via WWSB

Florida Attorney General warns of “imposter scam” via WWSB Hot on the heels of the IRS announcing its “Dirty Dozen” tax scams of 2015, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is warning Floridians about an increasingly prevalent scam involving individuals impersonating employees from the Florida Office of the Attorney General and other legal authorities. In the…

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911 Dispatch Reporting 2.10.15

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911 Dispatch Reporting 2.10.15

911 Dispatch Reporting The information being presented on this site is based upon Sarasota County Public Safety Communications Center historic dispatch information which is updated on a routine basis. The information contains the most current activity over the previous 24 hour period. https://extwebs.scgov.net/911/911List.aspx

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Events taking place in Sarasota County 2.10.15

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Events taking place in Sarasota County 2.10.15

Events taking place in Sarasota County 2.10.15   http://www.ticketsarasota.com/calendar/#/34236-sarasota/all/today

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