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Red tide cells

Red tide FAQs

What is red tide? A red tide is a higher-than-normal concentration of a microscopic alga (plantlike organism). In the Gulf of Mexico, it is Karenia...

Sun Survey

Use your voice - take The Sun Survey!  

Valuing civility

Election season is upon us, and already the gloves are coming off between candidates and between some candidates and the public. The first ballot...

ManaSota-88’s 10 reasons not to drill for oil offshore of Florida

National Security Americans consume 25 percent of the world's produced oil, but our nation holds less than 3 percent of the world's proven oil...

Good times

Congratulations to The Anna Maria Island Privateers for staging another great Fourth of July parade, bringing together neighbors and visitors for a wonderful day...

Parade goes off with a bang

The Fourth of July parade went off with a bang on Anna Maria Island this morning, courtesy of the Privateers good ship, Skullywag. In the...

Follow the charter

Knowing they were potentially subjecting the city to another lawsuit, four of Bradenton Beach’s five city commission members displayed political courage last week when...
Fourth of July fireworks

Celebrate the Fourth, Island style

The Anna Maria Island Privateers will hold their Fourth of July parade with a new rule – don’t spray the observers. The parade starts from...

Anna Maria Island Wedding Guide

From "Will you?" to "I do," create the wedding of a lifetime on the beaches of Anna Maria Island, the wedding capital of Florida.

A simple gesture

It was a small reminder, really. A simple gesture, intended to make us think about something unthinkable and remember that which we might rather forget. Bradenton...

Help is available during hurricanes

Help is available for those dependent on medical equipment or those who need assistance or transportation to a shelter by registering in advance. Register...

Tips for surviving hurricane season

It's easy to forget things when a hurricane is coming. Here are some reminders. Plan where you will evacuate in advance, and tell friends...
Hurricane damage

Manatee County hurricane shelter list

The following hurricane shelters in Manatee County may be open depending on the direction and size of the storm. There are no assigned shelters,...
Pet preparations

Prepare your pets for storms

Where will your pets ride out a hurricane? Motels/hotels – check The Sun’s Pet Pages below Veterinarian Kennel Friends/relatives Pet-friendly evacuation shelters (Braden River...
Get a Plan

Where to get weather alerts

Here are several ways to receive up-to-date information about severe weather. Go online to the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) website. From there, Floridians...