from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of west-central Florida south of Tampa Bay on Sarasota Bay, an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico. It is a yachting and fishing resort with varied industries. Population: 52,900.

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  • proper n. A town in southern Florida.

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  • n. a town in west central Florida on the Gulf of Mexico


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  • SARASOTA COUNTY - A pedestrian was killed when struck by a hit-and-run driver who fled the scene on Tuttle Avenue near the Siesta Drive roundabout in Sarasota on Monday night.

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  • SARASOTA COUNTY - Bus drivers protested Thursday afternoon at the downtown Sarasota transfer station, the first public rally after months of stalled contract talks with the county.

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  • SARASOTA - Authorities arrested a Sarasota man Friday in connection to a woman's rape and murder in DeSoto County in 1984 after DNA evidence linked him to the crime scene, police said.

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  • SARASOTA (FBW) - R. Wayne Briant, pastor of Southside Baptist Church in Sarasota, will be nominated as first vice-president of the Florida Baptist State Convention during the Convention's annual meeting Nov. 10-11 in Lakeland.


  • SARASOTA - The career of a promising Sarasota boxer ended abruptly Saturday morning when he was shot and killed in the apartment of a friend who was also shot.

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  • SARASOTA COUNTY - Elton Murphy admits that he killed downtown business owner Joyce Wishart in 2004, leaving her body in her Sarasota art gallery, posed like a nearby painting.

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  • SARASOTA COUNTY - A jury took only about 30 minutes Thursday to convict a man of second-degree murder in the 2007 shooting death of a man at a Sarasota drug house.

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  • SARASOTA: For this week's One Tank Trip, NBC2's Chad Oliver traveled to Sarasota - a community well known for its emphasis on the arts.

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  • SARASOTA COUNTY - A Sarasota woman has been arrested on charges she helped two killers dispose of the body of Roy Barnes Jr., a 35-year-old man killed last week.

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  • SARASOTA - Seven months of talks between Sarasota and the Boston Red Sox to bring the team's spring training facilities here came to a halt late Monday night.

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