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Bay City Grille opens on Dearborn

ENGLEWOOD — Dearborn Street’s newest restaurant, Bay City Grille, opened its doors last week. The business has come a long way since construction started last year, according to general manager and chef John Asendorf III. “Opening a restaurant is never … Continue reading

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Riding out the storm

By ANNE KLOCKENKEMPER STAFF WRITER Meteorologists say the wet weather Southwest Florida is currently experiencing will continue until Friday, but things will begin to dry out in time for the weekend. Meteorologist Andrew McKaughan, with the National Weather Service in … Continue reading

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Sunnybrook sidewalk project gets mixed reactions

ENGLEWOOD — Linsey Peyton is an avid runner and, thanks to a sidewalk project on Sunnybrook Boulevard, she’ll soon be able to run a little more safely in her own neighborhood. “They just got here,” said Peyton, who lives on … Continue reading

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Christian school puts education in students’ hands

ENGLEWOOD — The primary reason Julieanne Morris enrolled her children in the new Englewood Christian School is the accessibility of staff. “You can talk to the teachers every day,” Morris said. “You always know what’s going on. The classrooms are … Continue reading

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Swim coach brings gold medals to YMCA

New South County YMCA aquatics director Bruce Patmos has trained gold medal-winning Olympians. Now he has high aspirations for the local YMCA swimming program. “I’m kind of learning how things work around here, but I’ll be running the swim programs … Continue reading

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Kindergarteners search for a sweet reward

Englewood Elementary School kindergarteners are on the lookout for five gingerbread men out on the prowl after escaping the school cafeteria Friday. Mark Grossenbacher, principal of Englewood Elementary School, described the suspects as 3-feet tall with M&M buttons and Twizzler … Continue reading

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Parade staging area damaged

ENGLEWOOD — Recent heavy rains and damage allegedly caused by a vehicle in a church parking lot could impact Monday’s Pioneer Days parade. A vehicle that may have gotten stuck in a St. Raphael’s Catholic Church parking lot — the … Continue reading

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