Latest Manatee County Stories

2008-08-12 12:02:06

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Roskamp Institute's Associate Clinic Director and Neuropsychologist Cheryl Luis, Ph.D., ABPP-CN was recently nominated and appointed chairperson to the Department of Elder Affairs' (DOEA) Alzheimer's Disease Initiative Advisory Committee (ADIAC).

2008-07-25 15:01:07

By Donna Wright, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jul. 24--Planned Parenthood officially opened its first health center in Manatee County on Wednesday night when supporters gathered to celebrate the event after decades of opposition.

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.

2008-06-14 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.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.