New day dawns for 13th Ave. Center Groundbreaking signals renewed mission of 13th AV/Dream Center. – Posted on Wed, Dec. 16, 2009 By VIN MANNIX BRADENTON — The sound of a power drill was a fitting backdrop to Tuesday’s ceremony and speeches. The event was the official ground breaking of the 13th Avenue Community Center’s new home, the $1.8-million Dream Center, an occasion attended by several city, community, county […]

Officials talk about what Palmetto will look like – Posted on Tue, Sep. 22, 2009 By CARL MARIO NUDI PALMETTO — Without knowing what the future holds, several city commissioners were reluctant to change current land use designations. The panel held a workshop Monday to discuss comprehensive plan changes proposed by the city planning and zoning commission. The Florida Department of Community […]

Gifts From the Heart

Posted on January 9, 2007 By Vin Mannix, Herald Columnist BRADENTON- Scripture says we are our brother’s keeper. Craig Campbell, Charlie Ugarte and Rob Barnes take those words to heart. They were among area homebuilding professionals who teamed up for an extraordinarily benevolent act for Ryan Costello and his family over the holidays. They fully […]