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Costs to Rise for Delayed I-75/University Improvements - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON – The start date for the controversial "diverging diamond interchange" at Interstate 75 and University Parkway has been pushed back from early next year to August of 2015. Meanwhile, projected construction costs have risen by more than $12 ...
BOCC Meetings Cancelled, MCAT Fares Suspended for Upcoming Election Days - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON – At Tuesday's meeting, Manatee County Commissioners voted in favor of canceling two upcoming meetings so as not to conflict with the primary and general elections. The board also voted to suspend MCAT fares for the two days in an effort to ...
Anderson Survives Carnage to Win at Desoto - The Bradenton Times
MANATEE COUNTY -- Bradenton's Danny Anderson survived a late scare to take Saturday night's crash-marred 50-lap main event for the Joey Coulter Florida Pro Truck Series at Desoto Speedway. Outside polesitter Brent Huber took the lead on the start and paced ...
Motorworks Brewing Encourages Brewing Education through Weekly Discussions - The Bradenton Times
Motorworks Brewing has decided to introduce a weekly brewers discussion. Every Thursday evening starting at 6:30pm, one or more of our Brewers will be giving an hour long discussion on Beer Styles and Brewing. A different Motorworks Brewing beer will be on ...
Movers and Shakers: Goodwill Industries International Recognizes Goodwill Manasota CEO - The Bradenton Times
On June 29, 2014, Goodwill Manasota President and CEO Bob Rosinsky was honored by Goodwill Industries International (GII) with the Robert E. and Charlotte Watkins Award for Excellence in Mission Advancement due to the development of the Mission Development ...
Daytona Shuts Out Bradenton - The Bradenton Times
DAYTONA BEACH – The Marauders (57-48, 22-14( were blanked 7-0 by the Daytona Cubs in a series opening defeat on Monday night at Jackie Robinson Ballpark. The Cubs broke the game open by capitalizing on a one-out error in the second to plate four unearned ...
The Applebutter Express is a Drunken Family Comedy - The Bradenton Times
It was along these lines I was thinking Saturday night when I started chanting “One More Song! One More Song!” at the end of The Applebutter Express’s set at McCabe’s Irish Pub. The last song the band had played was very good, and it was important ...
Crowdfunding the Olympic Dream - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON -- Palmetto native Alexis Love hopes to compete in the next Olympic Games. After qualifying for the Olympic Trials and then the semi-finals in 2012, Love missed the cut for the London games by only fractions of a second. The world class sprinter ...
Wyllie and Rich Struggle for Media Attention in Governor Race - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON – Not many people seem to be aware that Charlie Crist has an August primary against a credible opponent before he is nominated on the Democratic ticket in November's gubernatorial race. Even fewer voters seem to be aware that a popular ...
It's all About Student Opportunity for Golden - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON – The Reverend James Golden has become a regular on Manatee County ballots. The former Bradenton City Councilman has run for Congress, county commission and back in 1998 he even challenged Barbara Harvey for the school board's district 2 seat.