Manatee County is planning to drill a deep well that it plans to use to sequester a half billion gallons of toxic water from the former Piney Point Phosphate facility near Port Manatee in Parrish.
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It hasn’t been all that long since the American public first met Bradenton’s Sam Woolf. But on Wednesday, they got see how much he’s changed.
An appeals hearing scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday about the county's exclusion of Long Bar Pointe in the Urban Service Area has been postponed.
Even before someone at the controls calmly said the last words heard from the missing Malaysian jetliner, one of the Boeing 777’s communications systems had already been disabled, authorities said Sunday, adding to suspicions that one or both of the pilots were involved in the disappearance...
It didn’t take long on Thursday night’s show for Sam Woolf and his fans to find out he was safe from elimination. He was the first to get the news from host Ryan Seacrest the voting public had decided he would move on for at least one more round.
Long Bar Pointe developer Carlos Beruff offered in a deposition that he believes Manatee County Government favored IMG Academy and Manatee Fruit Co. over his development when creating an Urban Service Area.
Sam Woolf’s inching closer to being the next “American Idol.” On Wednesday, the 17-year-old Branden River High School student advanced another round on the venerable TV talent show.
Port and state officials work on new dredge permit.