Latest Bradenton, Florida Stories

2008-06-20 09:00:17

By Brian Neill, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 20--MANATEE -- Bowing to public pressure, Port Dolphin officials say they are rerouting a proposed natural gas pipeline off Anna Maria Island that had threatened a sand source used for beach renourishment.

2008-06-18 09:00:36

By Stacey Eidson, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 18--MANATEE -- A scheduled presentation on the proposed $35 million expansion of the Prime Outlets-Ellenton was postponed until August to give the parties involved more time to work on the road improvements around the project.

2008-06-17 09:00:43

By The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 17--BRADENTON -- Passenger traffic at Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport dropped 4.2 percent in May compared to the same period last year, said Jack Rynerson, chairman of the Sarasota Manatee Airport Authority, which oversees operation of the airport.

2008-06-16 09:00:44

By Sara Kennedy, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 16--MANATEE -- Vince Carmen became enthralled with magic as a youngster and never thought seriously about any other profession.

2008-06-15 18:00:20

By Donna Wright, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 15--MANATEE -- As gas and food prices soar, area food pantries are struggling to feed the hungry.

2008-06-15 15:00:00

By Vin Mannix, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 15--Goodbye, Roger Dearing. The executive director's gig with the Florida High School Athletics Association is his. It was time for a change. For him. For us.

2008-06-15 15:00:36

By Joe Saunders, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun.

2008-06-14 09:00:36

By Joe Saunders, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 14--MANATEE -- A combination of financial savvy, educational understanding and organizational management are the key factors Manatee County school board members are looking for in a new superintendent.

2008-06-14 09:00:04

By Jessica Klipa, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 14--MANATEE -- Manatee tomato growers are telling people what mothers have been saying for years: Eat your tomatoes.

2008-02-27 09:00:59

By Sylvia Lim, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Feb. 27--MANATEE -- A former Manatee County teacher is suing the school district claiming discrimination and unjust termination of her employment.

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