ArtCenter Manatee is proud to present a slide show and discussion by acclaimed artist Dean Mitchell. Mitchell is recognized as one of the finest painters in America, and has been awarded almost every major painting award in the country. He was featured in a documentary by Billy Dee Williams called "The Living Canvas," part of a PBS series about art that spotlighted African American artists.
Nearly 700 wells were damaged during Florida's recent cold snap and Florida's Southwest Water Management District hopes to prevent that from happening again, Marco Rubio has pulled ahead in the polls in his bid for the Republican nomination for US Senate, and the University of Tampa prepares for the arrival of President Obama on Thursday where he will host a town hall style meeting.
Florida Governor Charlie Crist released his version of the Education Budget yesterday, voters will be able to have a say regarding how districts are drawn when they go to the polls this November, an in depth look at the destruction in Haiti by one of NBC's reporters who has recently returned from the earthquake ravaged country, preparations for President Obama's visit to the University Of Tampa, and Marco Rubio leads Charlie Crist in the US Senate race by three percentage points.
The public is invited to the finals of the 27th Annual High School Academic Tournament. The finals are Thursday, February 18, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Lake Region High, 1995 Thunder Road, Eagle Lake. There is no charge to attend.