Events Calendar

Current Weather

Manatee Road Watch

Eat Here - Gulf Coast Cookery Right Column CR 2 Banner Ad Bills Discount Center - New & used Furnature, Appliances and More!

The Bradenton Times Polls

Poll Question: Who Are You Supporting in the Florida Governor's Race?

 Charlie Crist  Rick Scott  Adrian Wyllie More polls »

Sean Tampa Bay yacht Management


Bradenton Times News Articles


Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Published Wednesday, August 13, 2014

On Tuesday, Manatee County Commissioners approved funding the promotion of Nathan Benderson Park with $535,000 in tourism tax funds over the next four years in anticipation of the 2017 World Rowing Championships and other planned events at the facility.

Published Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Again the concerned citizen groups dominated the clock and the floor at Tuesday's BOCC meeting. More than a dozen speakers defined what they will and will not deem acceptable in the operation of the county's Animal Services division. In other business, Eva Rey was appointed to the MPO's Citizen's Advisory Board, and Heritage Harbor moved into phase 2 of their Land Development Agreement.


Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Published Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The Manatee Coalition for Responsible Government has endorsed Robin DiSabatino for District 4 Commissioner and Michael Gallen for District 2. The races are the only two of the three BOCC seats up for reelection in which party primaries will be contested on the August 26 ballot.


Monday, August 11, 2014

Published Monday, August 11, 2014

Michelle Leeson is the Manatee County Tax Collector’s Employee of the 3rd Quarter 2014.  A valued employee for over 20 years, Michelle serves in the Field Services and Collections (FS&C) department as Paralegal and Collections Specialist.  This is the second Employee of the Quarter awarded her, the first in 2003.


Sunday, August 10, 2014

Published Sunday, August 10, 2014

The Mets (24-21) plated the winning run in the bottom of the ninth on a wild pitch, defeating the Marauders (29-19) 4-3 on Saturday night at Tradition Field. The loss is Bradenton’s third straight and keeps the Marauders tied with the Palm Beach Cardinals in first place.

Published Sunday, August 10, 2014

The BOCC will meet on Tuesday; the Manatee Port Authority will convene during a recess of the BOCC's meeting. Also on Tuesday, the Manatee School Board will have a workshop and meeting (when it will vote on a salary performance plan for the district's principals and assistant principals). On Wednesday, the Bradenton City Council will vote on a formal request by the CCRA to approve the long-planned plaza that would contain an urban grocery store. The school board will hold a joint meeting with Charlotte and Sarasota Counties in Lakewood Ranch later that afternoon. The Manatee Planning Commission will convene on Thursday.


Friday, August 8, 2014

Published Friday, August 8, 2014

Originally slated to be 1,072 single-family detached units in 2006, the Eagle Pointe Planned Development has returned with more units and a new expiration date. The 2006 Land Development Agreement remains, with Preliminary Site Plan approval and the wavered impact fees. At Thursday's Land Use meeting, Eagle Pointe got a new lease on life.

Published Friday, August 8, 2014

At Thursday's Manatee County Land Use Meeting, commissioners approved over 2,200 residential dwellings in three projects, as well as a shopping plaza off Erie Road and U.S 301. Members also approved a future traffic map, but dominating the morning session was citizens giving public comment.


Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Published Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Local developer Carlos Beruff has filed suit with Manatee County over the BOCC's denial for the request of a text amendment to the county's comp plan that would have greatly reduced development oversight on large coastal land parcels. Beruff and his partner on the project, Larry Lieberman, wanted to build a large marina and hotel as part of their upscale Long Bar Pointe development in southwest Manatee County near IMG Academy and sought the change in language in immediate advance of other applications for that project.

Published Tuesday, August 5, 2014

At Tuesday's meeting, commissioners recognized Matt Misco as Employee of the Third Quarter and voted Commissioner Williams as voting delegate for the Florida League of Cities Conference. In other business, commissioners voted to approve Ordinance 2014-14, a Comprehensive Plan amendment.  

Manatee Rural Health Certificate


Name Date
Daniel Siglin October 21, 2014
Judith Snodgrass October 22, 2014
Veleta Spann October 15, 2014
Josephine Lupoli October 18, 2014
Dimitrios Sokos October 19, 2004
Gary Richelieu October 16, 2004
Aline Funk October 17, 2014
Alice Szakacs October 16, 2014
Deborah Snyder October 20, 2014
All Obituaries

Copyright © 2009 - 2014 | The Bradenton Times | More than just an Online Newspaper |
405 26 Avenue Bradenton, FL 34205
Phone: 941-896-7857 - Privacy Policy - RSS Feed
Template provided by Free CSS Templates