Sarasota's Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation recently donated $1 million to Ringling College of Art and Design.
Neal Communities recently broke ground on the new amenity center at the Lakewood Ranch neighborhood Indigo.
The Sarasota YMCA recently received two grants that will be used to support its Schoolhouse Link program.
Venice's Caldwell Trust Company recently hired Gina Jordan as senior vice president and trust officer.
That number is down from last year's projection of $15.5 billion in spending.
Goodwill Manasota and SRQ Vets are expanding their BRAVE program.
Michael Saunders & Company recently hired Amber Lynch.
The future of the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall has been debated during planning for The Bay redevelopment project.
Americans' consumer confidence increased in May after dropping in April, according to new survey results.
Sarasota County is launching a new program designed to help low-income residents save money on energy and water.
Bradley Ellis was recently selected to receive the Distinguished Service Award from the national honor society of the Boy Scouts of America.
The Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization and Sasaki are holding a forum to address the future of the boat launch at 10th Street.
Cheryl Loeffler of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty has launched a new partnership with Lisa Rooks Morris, formerly of Michael Saunders & Company.
The American economy added 223,000 new jobs last month, while the nation's unemployment declined from 3.9 to 3.8 percent.
Minto Communities recently selected Colliers International Group, Inc. to handle sales for its One Particular Harbour Marina.
Three Six Oh Public Relations recently hired Kate Ritz and Brittany Van Voorhees.
Annals of Medicine recently published results of a study that support the accuracy of a medical diagnostic test created by RPS Diagnostics.
Builders and North Port officials broke ground Wednesday on a new wastewater treatment plant that will serve West Villages.
Both IMG Academy in Bradenton and Sarasota High School were recognized as top high schools for young athletes.
First Watch was recently honored by Business Intelligence Group, which uses crowd-sourced research to recognize top businesses.