NORTH PORT, Fla. (AP) — As Hurricane Ian ravaged coastal towns in southwest Florida, residents of this quiet suburb thought they would be safe, having no beach and living outside areas under evacuation orders.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) _ Helios Technologies, Inc. (HLIO) on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $30 million.
On a per-share basis, the Sarasota, Florida-based company said it had profit of 92 cents.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) _ Roper Technologies Inc. (ROP) on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $268.8 million.
The Sarasota, Florida-based company said it had net income of $2.52 per share.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A federal judge sentenced a former Trump supporter to three years of probation and a $7,000 fine for sending an email threatening to kill Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and three other congresswomen.
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — A worker is dead following an accident while performing maintenance on a garbage truck in Florida, officials said.
The accident occurred Tuesday evening at a Waste Pro USA facility near the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport, according to a Manatee County Sheriff's Office news release.
MIAMI (AP) — The estate of an Illinois woman who died earlier this year from a listeria infection filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against a Florida ice cream company that health officials have connected to a multistate outbreak.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit in which the parents of Gabby Petito claim that Brian Laundrie told his parents he had killed her before he returned home alone from their western trip.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay minor league pitcher David Hess threw one inning for the rookie-level FCL Rays on Tuesday, his first game since undergoing treatment for a cancerous tumor in his chest.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Texas won the first eights final on Sunday by more than five seconds to win a tie-breaker over Stanford and claim the Longhorns' second consecutive NCAA rowing title.
Texas and Stanford finished each with 124 points and Princeton finished third with 118.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) _ Helios Technologies, Inc. (HLIO) on Monday reported first-quarter net income of $30.5 million.
On a per-share basis, the Sarasota, Florida-based company said it had profit of 94 cents.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) _ Roper Technologies Inc. (ROP) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $2.02 billion.
On a per-share basis, the Sarasota, Florida-based company said it had net income of $18.94.
Dick Vitale smiled. “Hey, ring that bell baby,” he said. “Ring that bell.”
This time, Vitale wasn't calling a big dunk or a clutch play by another college basketball star. It was his own victory, his own Big Dance in April.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles and slugger Trey Mancini have agreed on a $7.75 million, one-year deal to avoid arbitration that includes a $10 million mutual option for the 2023 season.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Baltimore Orioles rookie catcher Adley Rutschman has a strained right triceps and probably won’t be ready to start the season.
Rutschman, the top prospect in minor league baseball and the overall top draft pick in 2019, suffered the injury last Friday in a minor league intrasquad game.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Cedric Mullins’ outstanding 2021 statistics for the Baltimore Orioles appear even more impressive after learning of the offseason surgery he had to overcome.
Mullins underwent intestinal surgery in November 2020 after a diagnosis of Crohn’s Disease.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — That was awesome, baby!
College basketball icon Dick Vitale made an appearance at the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Saturday, getting recognized for his contributions to the sport, the league and his fight against cancer.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) _ Helios Technologies, Inc. (HLIO) on Monday reported fourth-quarter profit of $23.6 million.
On a per-share basis, the Sarasota, Florida-based company said it had net income of 72 cents.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The newest mayor of the city of Sarasota is the youngest and first Hispanic official to rise to that position.
Erik Arroyo, 31, became the ceremonial mayor after being voted unanimously by fellow city commissioners, and not through a general vote.
MIAMI (AP) — A police officer shot and critically wounded a man suspected of invading a home and beating a couple with a rock after he tried to ram them with his car in a Burger King parking lot, officials said.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police searched a vast Florida wildlife reserve on Saturday for 23-year-old Brian Laundrie, a person of interest in the disappearance of his girlfriend, Gabrielle “Gabby” Petito, while across the country the FBI hunted for clues about the missing woman in a mountainous national park in Wyoming.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff's officials in one Florida county say they're not disciplining employees who knowingly came to work after either testing positive for COVID-19 or experienced symptoms.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan said Monday he has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus even though he was fully vaccinated against the disease.
The Republican congressman's announcement came as Florida Gov.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Chris Sale pitched in a game for the first time since Tommy John surgery in March 2020, throwing three scoreless innings Thursday for the FCL Red Sox at the FCL Orioles Orange.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida police officer pressed his knee into the neck of a handcuffed black man a week before the death of NEW YORK (AP) — Terrence McNally, one of America’s great playwrights whose prolific career included winning Tony Awards for the plays "Love...
NEW YORK (AP) — Terrence McNally, one of America’s great playwrights whose prolific career included winning Tony Awards for the plays "Love...
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A New York man claiming he was “The Sheriff" was arrested on New Year's Day after investigators said he tried to impersonate a law enforcement officer to get rid of a lien placed against his new home...
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida police officer who accidentally shot and killed a woman during a citizens academy exercise will serve no prison time...
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Florida wildlife investigators want to know what happened to an alligator found without its head on the side of a roadway...
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Lions and tigers and ... yoga?
An animal sanctuary in Sarasota has begun a unique yoga program amid the enclosures housing some of its 50 big cats...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eugene "Mean Gene" Okerlund, whose deadpan interviews of pro wrestling superstars like "Macho Man" Randy Savage, The Ultimate Warrior and Hulk Hogan made him a ringside fixture in his own right, has died...
Andrew T. "Andy" Quale, 64, of Baraboo passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at home.
Andy was born to Glenn and Marilyn (Nelson) Quale on Dec. 9, 1952, in Baraboo.
As a chef, Andy worked for Maple Bluff Country Club, Madison Club, Pooles Cuba Club, and Devi-Bara Resort.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — An outdoor professional tennis match in Florida came to a brief halt amid sounds of loud sex...
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Goodbye to death-defying feats — daring young men (and women) on the flying trapeze, whip-wielding lion tamers, human cannonballs...