It's time to clean out the garage and gather discarded household items, appliances, junk, tree trimmings and other garbage as Sarasota County will hold a free community cleanup in the South Venice area from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 19.
10/15/2019 2:00 PM
Longtime Sarasota County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources volunteers, Fred and Grace Whitehouse, have won the 2019 Florida Recreation and Park Association Voluntary Service Award.
10/15/2019 9:00 AM
Phillippi Farmhouse Market has reopened at Phillippi Estate Park for the 11th year. The market, located at 5500 South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, is open 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Wednesday through April.
10/14/2019 9:00 AM
The community is invited to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Betty J. Johnson North Sarasota Public Library on Saturday, Oct. 12.
10/07/2019 1:00 PM
10/07/2019 9:00 AM
Sarasota County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources is hosting a public meeting on Thursday, Oct. 10 to provide information about planned improvements for both the Englewood Sports Complex and Englewood Park, which is formerly known as the Englewood Recreation Center.
10/03/2019 9:00 AM
Don't miss your chance at a reduced-rate registration for the 14th Annual Sustainable Communities Workshop, set for Nov. 14 at the Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida Event and Conference Center, 4750 Cattlemen Road, Sarasota.
10/03/2019 8:00 AM
Sarasota County Libraries and Historical Resources announces the return of the popular One Book, One Community program for 2020 with the selection of Kate Moore's "The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women."
10/01/2019 9:00 AM
The "No Swim" advisories issued Thursday, September 26th for Brohard Beach has been lifted. Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County officials received testing results today at a satisfactory level meeting both the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and state recreational water stan
09/27/2019 1:32 PM
The whole family is invited to join Sarasota County Emergency Services for the annual fire prevention open house, a day of learning and fun for all ages. The open house will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at Fire Station No. 5, 400 N. Beneva Road.
09/27/2019 10:04 AM
As a precaution, Sarasota County health officials have issued a "No Swim" advisory for Brohard Beach. The amount of enterococcus bacteria found during routine weekly water quality testing on Wednesday, September 25, were outside acceptable limits.
Don't miss the 14th Annual Master Gardener Plant Sale and EdFest on Oct. 12, a one-of-a-kind opportunity to get great plants and advice for your landscape and to learn about the array of services provided by Sarasota County Extension.
09/20/2019 8:00 AM
09/19/2019 8:10 AM
Sarasota County is hosting a series of five open houses on redistricting starting Sept. 18, providing citizens with the opportunity to view alternative district maps, give feedback through a survey and submit conceptual ideas for district boundaries.
09/13/2019 2:00 PM
09/12/2019 9:00 AM
The community is invited to a remembrance ceremony hosted by Sarasota County Emergency Services to honor those individuals who lost their lives on 9/11, never forgetting their valor, service and sacrifice.
09/09/2019 8:42 AM
Circle Oct. 12 on your calendar, so you don't miss a one-of-a-kind event featuring great plants for your landscape and information about Sarasota County Extension services.
09/06/2019 8:00 AM
Sarasota County will host a series of educational flood zone workshops throughout 2019 at several county libraries
09/03/2019 10:00 AM
Sarasota County "No Swim" Advisory Lifted for Brohard Beach.
08/29/2019 1:00 PM
The Sarasota County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) confirmed Mike Mylett as the new director of Sarasota County's Public Utilities Department.