Local News for Bradenton, Florida

11/24/2020

Holmes Beach swears in commissioners

Restaurateur John Horne, right, and business-partner, brother Lynn Horne attend a Nov. 19 Bradenton Beach Commission meeting to discuss renewing the Anna Maria Oyster Bar’s lease at the Historic Bridge Street Pier, 200 Bridge St. Islander Photo: Ryan Paice The post Holmes Beach swears in commissioners appeared first on Anna Maria Island News. Read the READ MORE.
11/24/2020

Sunshine Law expert seeks records from county commissioners

Updated Nov. 23, 2020 – BRADENTON – Thursday’s Manatee County Commission discussion about potentially terminating County Administrator Cheri Coryea has triggered a public records request from Florida Sunshine Law expert Michael Barfield. On Friday afternoon, Barfield, a paralegal, submitted individual written public records requests to county commissioners Vanessa Baugh, George Kruse, James Satcher and Kevin READ MORE.
11/24/2020

Real estate markets upturned

The old rules governing a buyer’s and a seller’s market have been seriously adjusted in the time of COVID-19. Areas of the country where they never dreamed of running out of inventory and integrating buyers from major cities are still trying to figure it out while at the same time welcoming their good luck. Realtor.com, READ MORE.
11/24/2020

Events

Tuesday, Nov. 24 Farmer’s Market, City Pier Park, 101 N. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 26 Happy Thanksgiving! Saturday, Nov. 28 Saturday mornings at the NEST, Robinson Preserve Mosaic Nest, 840 Ninth Ave. N.W., Bradenton, 9 a.m. to noon. Face masks required. Sunday, Nov. 29 Beach market, Coquina Beach, READ MORE.
11/24/2020

Chamber, Rotary honor businesses

ANNA MARIA ISLAND – The Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce has named its Businesses of the Year and its nonprofit organization of 2021. In conjunction, the Rotary Club of Anna Maria has named its Businessperson of the Year for 2020. The Center of Anna Maria Island is the Chamber’s 2021 Nonprofit of the Year, READ MORE.
11/23/2020

How to do the holidays during COVID-19

Anna Maria Island is a place where families from all over the country – and the world – come to relax and reunite, especially over the holidays. But as the coronavirus pandemic is revving up into high gear once again, scientists at the Centers for Disease Control have compiled comprehensive advice for you to consider READ MORE.
11/23/2020

Sunshine Law expert seeks records from four county commissioners

BRADENTON – Thursday’s Manatee County Commission discussion about potentially terminating County Administrator Cheri Coryea has triggered a public records request from Florida Sunshine Law expert Michael Barfield. On Friday afternoon, Barfield, a paralegal, submitted individual written public records requests to county commissioners Vanessa Baugh, George Kruse, James Satcher and Kevin Van Ostenbridge. County Attorney Mickey READ MORE.