That figure is $1 higher than last year's predicted average and $1 shy of 2017's record number.
Conditioned Air, a Naples company that operates in Sarasota and Manatee counties, recently hired Tim Russell.
The Patterson Foundation recently matched more than $190,000 in contributions toward the entrepreneurial endeavors of five nonprofits.
Neil Lyons of Boyer & Boyer, P.A., was recently recognized for his work on behalf of low-income and disadvantaged clients by The Florida Bar.
After dropping in January, sales of single-family homes in Sarasota and Manatee counties increased in February when compared to a year prior.
Beyond the tremors
Dr. Stewart Factor will speak at the Neuro Challenge’s Parkinson’s Expo on Saturday, April 13.
Merrill Lynch financial adviser Owen Thiessen was recently recognized by Forbes.
West Villages Florida recently added Boca Royale Golf & Country Club, its eighth neighborhood, to the West Villages Marketing Association.
Florida was ranked as the nation's 18th most "innovative" state in a new study published by the finance and research website Wallethub.
Tourist Development Tax collections were down by 5.3 percent in January when compared to January 2018.
The Bradenton company SeaSucker recently partnered with the Dutch World Tour cycling team Jumbo Visma.
Lakewood Ranch's Halfacre Construction Company was recently picked to build the new location for the Realtor Association of Sarasota and Manatee.
Michael Saunders & Company recently hired Joe Russo.
A Venice couple invests in a man profiled by Sarasota Magazine as part of a story about life after incarceration.
Habitat for Humanity received $500,000 from the State Housing Initiatives Partnership program to build three homes in Sarasota.
The head of school for Sarasota's Hershorin Schiff Community Day School recently led a session at a conference in Atlanta.
Scott Pinkerton of Venice's Pinkerton Private Wealth was recently recognized by Forbes.
The Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation recently awarded the money to University of California professor Katerina Akassoglou.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is partnering with CareerEdge Funders Collaborative and The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce.
The University of Michigan's index of consumer sentiment rose from 93.8 in February to 97.8 this month.