Polls are now open across Florida and will stay open until 7 p.m. Currently more than 9 million Floridians have cast ballots in the general election, meaning that Florida’s turnout rate before today’s polls opened is already at 63 percent. That includes about... Read More.
October 5, 2020 Do you want to vote in the November 3 General Election? TOMORROW (Monday, October 5) is the LAST DAY to register to vote for this election! Visit
COVID-19 cases hit a one-day record high Thursday as health officials reported 3,207 new cases over the previous 24-hour period. This week Florida set a record for a one-day spike in new cases with the previous record of 2,783 cases set on Tuesday.
SARASOTA COUNTY - All Sarasota County government offices including libraries, recreation centers and the Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County will be closed Monday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. Operating on a regular schedule: Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT) bus service, including paratransit service and the... Read More.
It's back to school for Britain's royal family, and this year marks Princess Charlotte's very first day. The 4-year-old arrived at Thomas's Battersea in London Thursday morning with her family. Charlotte, fourth in line to the throne, had older brother Prince George, 6, as... Read More.
Englewood Pioneer Day Parade Cancelled Christy Phelps parade organizer has announced that the Pioneer Day Parade will not take place on Monday. The committee has also cancelled the Cardboard Boat Race, Shipwreck Dane and Car Show.... Read More.
BOTH THE SARASOTA AND CHARLOTTE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICES WILL BE TAKING PART IN THE DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION’S NATIONAL DRUG TAKE-BACK DAY TOMORROW FROM 10AM-2PM. IN SARASOTA COUNTY, THEY WILL ACCEPT THE DRUGS AT THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE CENTER AT 2071 RINGLING BOULEVARD IN SARASOTA AND... Read More.
WITH TODAY BEING THANKSGIVING, LET’S GIVE YOU WHAT WE HAVE IN THE WAY OF CLOSURES IN THE SOUTHWEST PLEX. ALL GOVERNMENT OFFICES IN BOTH SARASOTA AND CHARLOTTE COUNTIES, INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PUNTA GORDA, NORTH PORT, AND VENICE ARE CLOSED TODAY AND TOMORROW. THIS... Read More.
TODAY IS ELECTION DAY AND VOTERS WILL BE GOING TO THE POLLS HERE IN THE SOUTHWEST PLEX TO DETERMINE AMONG OTHERS WHO THE NEW GOVERNOR WILL BE AND WHO WILL REPRESENT US IN THE SENATE IN WASHINGTON. LOCALLY, THERE ARE SIX STATE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS... Read More.
TODAY IS ELECTION DAY ACROSS THE STATE OF FLORIDA, AND VOTERS HAVE MANY ISSUES TO DECIDE, SO LONG AS YOU ARE AFFILIATED WITH A PARTY. THE POLLS WILL BE OPENED UNTIL 7PM, AND YOU NEED TO BRING A PHOTO IDENTIFICATION CARD WITH YOU, SUCH... Read More.