Sarasota schools chief Asplen deserves a fair shake from new School Board members
- Sarasota County Schools chief Brennan Asplen received a mixed evaluation from the School Board - and that raises uncertainty about his future.
- Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky.
Saving Soles: Cumberland Presbyterian Church collecting shoes for Third World countries
- U.S.WSB Cox articles
Woman steals nearly $500K from metro Atlanta HOA to go on vacation, GBI says
The GBI says that between 2015 and 2021, she wrote herself unauthorized checks she claimed were for bonuses.Thanks for your feedback!
SEIDMAN SAYS: Sarasota ranks No. 1 for beaches - and for wild School Board meetings
Columnist Carrie Seidman says it was alarming but not surprising to see a recent Sarasota County School Board meeting spiral out of control.Thanks for your feedback!
Sarasota County Sheriff speaks against removal of commenter from meeting
A member of the Sarasota Chapter of Moms for Liberty was removed from a school board meeting by Sarasota County Schools police.Thanks for your feedback!
Thursday's letters: Fascism in America, kudos to School Board, questioning COVID data
One of our major parties is following the game plan of Hungary's leader, who is turning a democratic state into an authoritarian government.Thanks for your feedback!
Sarasota School Board attorney: Redistricting can't target conservative minority
The Sarasota School Board begins redistricting board member districts Tuesday, but they can't use process to target foes on the board, lawyer says.Thanks for your feedback!
- U.S.USA TODAY
Florida education commissioner tells schools to make masks optional for 2021-22 school year
Commissioner of Education Richard Corcoran has asked local school boards to make mask mandates optional next school year.Thanks for your feedback!
- U.S.NBC News
Florida parents sue school board over mandate that requires students to wear masks
The parents argue that forcing children to wear masks at school denies them their right to an equal education.Thanks for your feedback!
Cleveland settles 'I can’t breathe' wrongful death lawsuit with black man’s family
The family of a African-American man who died in 2010 after being tasered by Cleveland police will receive a $375,000 settlement from the city, the mayor’s office said on Thursday. First responders were unable to resuscitate the 40-year-old, 12 minutes after two Cleveland Police officers pulled him over, tasered him, subdued him with a blow to the neck and placed him in a patrol car on Dec. 31, 2010, according to court documents. The families of Malissa Williams and Timothy Russell were paid aThanks for your feedback!
Another Black Man Told Police 'I Can't Breathe.' One Replied 'Who Gives A F**k?'
Rodney Brown died on the scene of a Cleveland traffic stop.Thanks for your feedback!
Hundreds of wild birds fill Calif. woman's home
You've heard of Alfred Hitchock's scary classic, 'The Birds.' Well, what if a flock of birds did that to you? For one woman in California, that's happening - birds are swarming her house for no clear reason, andThanks for your feedback!