Sarasota Police Chief Bernadette DiPino will be placing Officer Derrick Gilbert on administrative leave with pay following his arrest for several charges in Pinellas County earlier tonight.
11/09/2018 10:11 PM
School Avenue between Ringling Boulevard and Novus Street will be temporarily closed to traffic for six weeks starting Tuesday, November 12. The closure is necessary while a private contractor installs a stormwater pipe for a new development, Payne Park Village.
11/09/2018 2:15 PM
Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department are asking for the public’s help in identifying four burglary suspects who were caught on camera burglarizing two convenience stores on Monday, November 5, 2018.
11/09/2018 1:44 PM
Sweeten up the holiday season with the City of Sarasota Parks and Recreation Department by building and decorating a gingerbread house at a special holiday program next month.
11/08/2018 3:29 PM
Crews have begun staging equipment at Lido Beach in preparation for an emergency renourishment project that is scheduled to begin as early as this weekend.
11/07/2018 8:52 AM
City of Sarasota, in conjunction with the Sarasota Patriotic Observance Committee, will co-host the annual Veterans Day Parade on November 11, 2018 at 10 a.m. in downtown Sarasota. There will be several road closures and vehicle tow away zones for the parade beginning November 11, 2018 at 8 a.m.
11/05/2018 3:49 PM
Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department have arrested a Sarasota man after a search warrant was executed at his apartment following two cyber-tips from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). Michael Grider, 46, of Columbia Court, Sarasota, has been arrested.
11/05/2018 10:36 AM
The City of Sarasota, in conjunction with the Sarasota Patriotic Observance Committee, will host its annual Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 11.
11/02/2018 2:07 PM
City administrative offices will be closed Monday, Nov. 12, in observance of the Veterans Day holiday.
11/02/2018 2:04 PM
Sarasota Police Officers have arrested a Sarasota man after a traffic stop lead to the seizure of 20 grams of marijuana and the recovery of a stolen firearm.
11/02/2018 12:09 PM
In partnership with 1st Street Credit Union, Regal Cinemas and the Ringling College of Art and Design, the Sarasota Police Department will be hosting their next free ‘Blue + You’ Movie Night featuring ‘The Emoji Movie’ this weekend.
11/02/2018 8:39 AM
Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department are asking for the public’s help in identifying a burglary suspect who gained access to the café at the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, 926 South Palm Avenue, Sarasota, on October 23, 2018 at approximately 1:15 a.m.
10/31/2018 12:00 PM
4th Annual Men’s Senior Better Ball Championship to be held Nov 17 & 18; Deadline to register Nov. 12
The 4th Annual Men’s Senior Better Ball Championship will be held Saturday and Sunday, November 17 and 18 at Bobby Jones Golf Club, 1000 Circus Boulevard.
10/31/2018 9:39 AM
The Sarasota Police Department is informing the public that Matthew Hopkins, 35, has registered as a Sexual Predator living in the City of Sarasota. Hopkins address is 2710 Noble Avenue, Sarasota.
10/29/2018 3:28 PM
On Saturday, October 27, 2018, Officers with the Sarasota Police Department Street Crimes Unit collected 44.5 pounds of unused, expired and unwanted prescriptions drugs during the National Drug Take-Back Initiative with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).
10/29/2018 11:53 AM
A small portion of Main Street will be closed to traffic and pedestrians for about 12 hours beginning Sunday morning for the creation of a new pedestrian crosswalk art project.
10/26/2018 1:32 PM
The City of Sarasota, in partnership with Sarasota County and Commuter Services’ Florida Department of Transportation District One Program, will host a free Mobility Day on Thursday, Nov. 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Lemon Avenue Mall, located at the corner of First Street and North Lemon Aven
10/25/2018 10:03 AM
On Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., the Sarasota Police Department will once again partner with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for a National Drug Take-Back Initiative.
10/19/2018 10:29 AM
Is your dog getting dressed up this Halloween? If so, plan to join the City's Parks and Recreation Department as it hosts a "Bark-O-Ween" dog costume contest Thursday, Oct. 25, at Arlington Paw Park, 2650 Waldemere St.
10/18/2018 1:26 PM
City of Sarasota residents, property owners and business owners interested in learning more about their local government are encouraged to register and participate in the upcoming Citizens’ Academy, an interactive, eight-week educational course. Most sessions will be held Thursday evenings from 5:30
10/18/2018 9:50 AM