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Bradenton Beach to fill vacant commission seat Dec. 1

Bradenton Beach Ward 2 resident Marilyn Maro is applying for a seat on the Bradenton Beach commission. An 18-year resident of Bradenton Beach, Maro visited Anna Maria Island in 1998, “loved it” and then sold her home in Ohio. Maro is a cosmetologist, cosmetology instructor and past owner of two salons. If approved by the […]

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Holmes Beach fishing guide rescues sea turtle

Capt. David White of Great White Charters in Holmes Beach rescued a stranded 220-pound loggerhead sea turtle Oct. 30, when boating about a mile offshore of Holmes Beach. White said when he discovered the turtle — which was subsequently named Sea Salt — the large male loggerhead was “acting lethargic” and having buoyancy issues. White […]