The Board of Directors of the Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization recently hired William Waddill.
The vacation rental management company Vacasa and Island Real Estate of Anna Maria Island, Inc. recently forged a new partnership.
Sales of single-family homes in Sarasota and Manatee counties were up in October after September declines caused by Hurricane Irma's landfall.
The Sarasota County Public Hospital Board recently voted to work with Flad Architects and Gilbane Building Company.
The Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation recently added eight new individuals to its board of trustees for 2017-2018.
The Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance last week announced the nine winners from the organization's annual Sandies Members’ Choice Awards.
More than 1.2 million visitors stayed overnight in a paid lodging in Sarasota County during Visit Sarasota County's most recent fiscal year.
If the agreement is approved, the salary for a beginning teacher with a bachelor's degree would rise from $38,285 to $39,094.
Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett together now have more wealth than 160 million Americans, or 63 million households.
Construction on a new roundabout there is expected to be completed by next May.
The Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance and the Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce are partnering to present the East Meets West Regional Business Expo.
Sixty-nine percent of high school students say the area has enough job opportunities, but only 16.7 percent say they plan to stay, according to a new survey.
Ryan Hilton of Admiral Travel was recently named a travel specialist for the 14th consecutive year by Condé Nast Traveler.
Gerling Law Group recently hired Scarlett Guy.
The Gulf Coast Community Foundation's Veronica Brady is being recognized for her advocacy for the Reading Recovery program.
An Ecuadorian trade commissioner and business development manager recently visited Port Manatee.
The special election was called because of the resignation of former state Rep. Alex Miller, R-Sarasota, who quit after serving less than a year in office.
The meeting was originally scheduled for September, but was pushed back because of Hurricane Irma.
The Sarasota County tax collector's office collected almost $21.3 million in Tourist Development Tax money during its most recent fiscal year.
That portion includes shoppers who plan to spend on Cyber Monday.