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Guido's Weekly Market Notes: Technical Indicators Move from Yellow to Red - The Bradenton Times
The equity markets around the globe suffered last week in direct relation to the rising level of uncertainty surrounding the health of the world economy. Although China has been targeted as the root cause of the surge in volatility, the U.S. Federal ...
Florida Judge Must Now Create New Congressional Maps After Legislature Fails to Meet Map Deadline - The Bradenton Times
TALLAHASSEE — The task to create new congressional maps for Florida's 27 districts will now go to a state judge following Tallahassee's failure to agree on a standard. Amid quarreling with their colleagues in the House over the maps, members of the ...
Manatee Agricultural Museum to Participate in 2015 'Giving Challenge' Fundraiser - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON — An annual fundraiser to support hundreds of nonprofits in the region will take place on the first two days of September, and this year the Manatee County Agricultural Museum will take part in it. The 2015 Giving Challenge will take donations ...
Bradenton Police Partners with 7-Eleven for “Operation Chill" - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON — Beginning Monday, August 24, 2015, the City of Bradenton Police Department will partner with 7-Eleven for “Operation Chill”. “Operation Chill” is a program in which police officers will “ticket” children caught in the act of doing ...
Movers and Shakers: Observation Deck Underway at Palma Sola Bay Club - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON — Palma Sola Bay Club (PalmaSolaBayClub.com), a condominium community in Bradenton, Fla., is installing a 20-foot by 20-foot wood platform walkway and deck overlooking the Palma Sola Bay waterfront, which will replace an existing pathway.
Suncoast Blues Challenge Today at Ace's - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON — The Suncoast Blues Society's representing band for the upcoming International Blues Challenge in Memphis will be selected following a blues marathon of acts at Ace's Lounge today. Nine bands are set to perform, including T.C. Carr & The Bolts ...
Bradenton 5, Fort Myers 0 - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON — The Marauders (34-21, 66-59) got another stellar start from RHP Tyler Eppler (W, 6-1) to defeat Fort Myers (31-26, 70-57) 5-0 on Saturday night. Eppler tossed seven scoreless innings for the second straight start, striking out five while ...
Sunday Favorites: Marie Selby's Legacy - The Bradenton Times
Recently, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota celebrated its fortieth anniversary. Since its inauguration on July 7, 1975, the gardens have doubled in size and become a world-class research center and area attraction with over 140,000 visitors per year.
Public Officials Shouldn't be Able to Roll the Legal Dice on Public's Dime - The Bradenton Times
It's become status quo in Florida that when a public official screws up and there is a need for a legal defense or settlement, the taxpayer gets stuck footing the bill. No one with the requisite authority seems intent to do anything about it. It appears ...
This Week's Obituaries - The Bradenton Times
TBT provides basic obituaries as a free service. To place a local obituary in our publication, simply email the listing to [email protected]
Obituaries are published as received in our obits section and then consolidated each Sunday in this ...
This Week in Local Government: August 24-28, 2015 - The Bradenton Times
Editor's Note: This Week in Local Government lists scheduled meetings of the various municipal governments who are covered in this publication, for which meeting results will be posted the next day after the meeting occurs. That includes the Manatee County ...
Distribution for BP Settlement Money to Local Governments Begins - The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON — This week, oil giant BP began sending funds and checks to local governments whose regions were deemed to have been affected by 2010's Deepwater Horizon oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. The states who BP agreed to settle with are Florida ...
Rep. Steube Files Bill to Amend Florida Statute on Dog Bite Hearings - The Bradenton Times
TALLAHASSEE — Rep. Greg Steube (R-Sarasota) filed a bill Friday that would amend Florida statute on procedures following dog bite incidents. House Bill 91 proposes to give hearing officers the ability to decide whether a dog bite causing serious injury ...
Tampa Bay Rowdies Part Ways With General Manager Farrukh Quraishi and Head Coach Thomas Rongen - The Bradenton Times
ST. PETERSBURG — The Tampa Bay Rowdies announced Friday they have parted ways with President and General Manager, Farrukh Quraishi and Head Coach Thomas Rongen. The changes come after a terribly disappointing start to the Fall Season, with a record of ...
Guido's Weekend Financial Wisdom: What is the Roth IRA Five-Year Rule? - The Bradenton Times
Actually, there are two five-year rules you need to know about. The first five-year rule determines when you can begin receiving tax-free qualified distributions from your Roth IRA. Withdrawals from your Roth IRA--including both your contributions and any ...