New plan created to improve grade-level reading in Manatee County
By Anna Bryson Staff Writer There are 32 elementary schools in Manatee County and 49% of third-graders are not reading on grade level.
United Way Suncoast Welcomes Three New Board Members
Scoop United Way Suncoast is pleased to welcome three new board members – Cheri Coryea, Karen Droz and Cynthia Saunders – to the Manatee Area Board for the 2019 term.
‘Dive Into Reading’ returns for third big year and beckons volunteers
By Vin Mannix Columnist School’s out soon, but kids in our community will need extra help in a fundamental area and you can be part of a wonderful endeavor.
Tampa area officials grapple with workforce quality issues
With the results of a comprehensive comparison study against nearly 20 peers, Tampa area officials and business leaders have a core challenge: to recruit and retain talent.