Julia Dortch, a 15-year-old student at State College of Florida Collegiate School, leads a crowd of about 1,000 people through the streets of downtown Bradenton on Saturday, March 24, 2018, as they protest for gun control and school safety. The march ended at the Manatee County Courthouse.
Julia Dortch, 15, organized Bradenton’s March For Our Lives protest on Saturday, March 24, 2018, as part of a worldwide movement for gun control and school safety. She pointed out that recent school shootings seem to have one thing in common: assault rifles.
Spring training in Bradenton for the 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates is winding down, and Opening Day of the regular season is days away -- March 29 in Detroit. The final home game for the spring at LECOM Park is Monday, March 26, against the Philadelphia Phillies. In this episode of the Bucs Vlog, we hear from Jose Osuna, Chad Kuhl, Ray Searage and Clint Hurdle.
Bud Light and its “king” visited local Loyola hotspot Bar 63 and surprised enthusiastic Loyola Chicago fans as they cheered on their team during their 2018 NCAA Tournament matchup. Bud Light brought its notable “king” character to deliver a fresh keg.
The historic home built near the Gamble mansion has had a storied past; it's future is more uncertain. In 1925, the United Daughters of the Confederacy came together to buy the Patten House, then the organization donated it to the state. A recent visit from state officials may determine the old home's destiny.
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The 2018 Heintz & Becker Seafood Fest at Sutton Park in Palmetto is open to the public March 23-25. The event features dozens of seafood delicacies, live music and local arts and crafts vendors. Admission is free.
A man on a recent sunset stroll on the sands of Miami Beach spotted a shark swimming around feet from the shore -- right within wading distance. However, nurse sharks, as this one appears to be, are gentle creatures. They rarely bite humans unless they’re provoked — experts say nurse sharks bite Floridians one to three times a year.
Jose Osuna of the Pittsburgh Pirates smashes a home run to the outfield roof at LECOM Park in Bradenton during a March 19, 2018, spring training game against the Minnesota Twins. The Pirates wrap up spring training on March 27 and then head from Bradenton to Detroit to face the Tigers on March 29 to open the 2018 Major League Baseball season.