The Lakewood Ranch Del Webb community, open only since December, had a ceremonial groundbreaking for its 24,000-square-foot amenity center on Tuesday. More than 100 homes have been sold there, with another 1,400 approved for construction.
The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of Santa Clara, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War.
ProspectsPLUS! of Lakewood Ranch was recently ranked 3,348 on Inc. magazine's annual 5,000 list of the nation's fastest growing companies. Company President Jim Morton hopes to grow the company even larger.
McDonald's says the president of its U.S. business is retiring after about two years on the job, marking the latest executive change as the fast-food giant tries to reinvent itself by bringing in a relative outsider to lead its flagship region.
You grab the gallon of milk you forgot yesterday, pick up the cheapest toothpaste, and head over to the checkout line. Just when your quick trip to the grocery store is almost over, the employee at the register says, "Do you have a rewards card? It's free to join."
Members of the public will have the chance to wine and dine at University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee’s culinary innovation lab on Main Street in Lakewood Ranch as USFSM rolls out “Bulls Bistro” this fall.
To a fanfare of Cuban music and a water canon salute, the first commercial flight to cross the Florida Straits to Cuba in decades took off Wednesday morning, ushering in a new era in the ever-warming relations between the U.S. and the island nation.
A ribbon cutting was held for Fresh Kitchen, 8491 Cooper Creek Blvd., Suite 101, University Park. The restaurant offers build-your-own healthy options for lunch, dinner and take-out. For more information, call 941-208-3900 or eatfreshkitchen.com.
The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues is calling on the U.S. government to allow the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to have a say regarding a $3.8 billion oil pipeline that they say could disturb sacred sites and impact drinking water for 8,000 tribal members.
Pizza chain Domino’s aims to become the first company in the world to operate a commercial drone delivery service, through its New Zealand operation. Domino’s partnered with Australian drone company Flirtey for a trial delivery in Auckland with the goal of starting commercial deliveries later this year.
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Domino's test new drone pizza delivery
Sarasota company AltMed showcases its medical cannabis products
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