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Woman Killed When Car Crashed Into Her House

Police say a 62-year-old Sarasota woman was killed early Saturday when another woman drove a car into the side of her home.

CBS Tampa–04/19/2014

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Best Art Walks Around Pinellas County

Art Walks are thriving on the west side of Tampa Bay in Pinellas county. Some of these walks have special themes with projects planned to raise funds for worthy causes and some are just for fun.

CBS Tampa–02/10/2014

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Man Sprinkles Fiancee’s Ashes At Eyewear Store

No charges will be filed against a grieving man who sprinkled some of his dead fiancee’s ashes near an eyewear store, causing a Florida mall to be evacuated and shut down for two hours.

CBS Tampa–10/16/2013

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Deputies: Seminole Man Posed As Teen And Had Sex With Minor

Deputies in southwest Florida say a 27-year-old man is under arrest after he pretended to be a teen online and traveled to Sarasota to have sex with a minor.

CBS Tampa–09/27/2013

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Man Who Escaped From Back Of Patrol Car Arrested

The man who had climbed out of the back seat of a Sarasota Police patrol car is back in police custody.

09/17/2013

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New York Duo Arrested In Florida On Theft Charges

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Two New Yorkers are being held in a Florida jail after officials said they flew to the Sunshine State solely to commit widespread fraud. The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office said 22-year-old […]

08/08/2013

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Florida Officer Saves Dozens Of Baby Sea Turtles

A Florida police officer saved nearly 100 baby sea turtles when he gathered the newly hatched creatures from a hotel parking lot and street and released them into the Gulf of Mexico.

08/07/2013

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Florida City Agrees To Stop Targeting The Homeless

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The city of Sarasota has agreed to abide by an updated 60-day injunction stopping officials and police from targeting the city’s homeless population. In a consent decree issued Wednesday, officials agreed […]

CBS Tampa–02/13/2013

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Pilot Dies In Small Plane Crash

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The pilot who died after his small plane crashed near the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport has been identified. Authorities say 70-year-old John Ardoyno of Hayward, Wisconsin, was killed in Saturday’s crash. His […]

CBS Tampa–01/13/2013

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Re-Building Scallops Colony

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Scientists have released a million scallop larvae into Sarasota Bay in hopes of re-establishing a colony there. This week’s release is part of a project to re-establish scallop colonies all along […]

CBS Tampa–11/22/2012

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