Sarasota-Bradenton Rowing Center

For the first in over twenty years the World Rowing Championships will return to the United States of America at the newly developed Nathan Benderson Park. Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida is excited to host the 2017 World Rowing Championships. From rowing enthusiasts of all ages to volunteers of all kinds the Sarasota-Bradenton community is ready to Welcome the…

2017 World Rowing Championships – Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida USA

    For the first in over twenty years the World Rowing Championships will return to the United States of America at the newly developed Nathan Benderson Park. Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida is excited to host the 2017 World Rowing Championships. From rowing enthusiasts of all ages to volunteers of all kinds the Sarasota-Bradenton community is ready to…

North Port : Sarasota Accolades

SARASOTA HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT RANK NO. 5 IN 2016 . BEST SCHOOL DISTRICT IN FLORIDA NORTH PORT IS AMONG THE TOP 100 CITIES IN THE NATION IN RELATION TO THE COST OF DOING BUSINESS. NORTH PORT RANKED NO. 7 OF THE TOP 10 OF SMALL CITIES IN THE NATION. NORTH PORT IS IN THE TOP…

Sarasota County ‘School grades” maintains A rating

By Billy Cox Staff Writer By Chris Anderson By Elizabeth Djinis Staff Writer Posted Jun 28, 2017  The Sarasota County school district retained its ‘A’ rating from the Florida Department of Education for the 14th year in a row, according to data released Wednesday. This year, the district received an A with 63 percent of possible points, one percentage point…

Benefits of living in Florida

Article By Tribune Herald  1. Sunshine. While our friends and relatives to the north are experiencing Seasonal Affective Disorder caused by a succession of winter’s dark days, we wake up to magnificent sunrises and enjoy generally clear skies until another explosion of color at sunset. 2. No income taxes. Sure, our property tax picture is…

Retailers Interested In West Villages Area Of The North Port

By Maggie Menderski Retail Reporter Posted Jun 10, 2017 at 12:00 PMUpdated Jun 10, 2017 at 9:50 PM Original Article from TRIBUNE HERALD  It’s hard to imagine consumers flocking to the retail dead zone between Jacaranda Boulevard, North Port and Englewood. But the retail industry is looking past the cows and undeveloped ranch land at the southwest corner of U.S. 41 and West Villages Parkway.…

North Port approves $12 million pool plan

By Earle Kimel Staff Writer For http://www.heraldtribune.com/ Posted May 22, 2017 at 6:45 PM NORTH PORT — Facing an anticipated price tag of more than $12 million, if they checked off all the boxes on their wish list for a new aquatic center at Butler Park, North Port city commissioners spent more than 4 ½ hours Monday figuring out how to…