Famed tightrope walker Nik Wallenda crossed 200 feet over an oceanfront highway in Sarasota on a wire without a safety harness or net.
The Ritz-Carlton in Sarasota spends $3 million to change its Verona restaurant into a Jack Dusty's, with an eye to attract food-loving customers who want local ingredients and craft cocktails.
Authorities say a Sarasota police officer has been suspended after a video surfaced that showed him slamming a homeless man into a wall during an arrest.
The American Civil Liberties Union released transcripts of communication between Sarasota police officers Tuesday and claimed the messages are threatening and degrading to homeless people.
Scientists are hoping to restore the decimated mollusk population by releasing millions of microscopic scallop larvae into Sarasota Bay.
A homeless man spent the night in a southwest Florida jail after a police officer accused him of stealing by charging his cell phone at a public park.