Month: January 2021

Workshop scheduled for Gulfstream Avenue roundabout

Timothy Fanning
| Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA – One of the most hotly contested and highly anticipated roundabouts in the city of Sarasota is approaching reality. 

The Florida Department of Transportation will host a virtual public meeting for the U.S. 41 and Gulfstream Avenue roundabout construction project at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. 

Construction is to begin in February. The roundabout is expected to be completed in the fall of 2022. Detours and lane closures will be in place during various phases of the project. Construction will occur during the day and occasionally at night. 

Construction costs are still being finalized. 


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Dominion Voting Systems CEO Poulos Decries ‘Disinformation Campaign’

The chief executive of Dominion Voting Systems, John Poulos, on Tuesday ripped “the disinformation campaign” claiming his company’s voting machines “switched or deleted votes,” according to The Detroit News.

Poulos, testifying virtually before the Michigan Senate Oversight Committee on Tuesday, said: “The disinformation campaign being waged against Dominion defies facts or logic. To date, no one has produced credible evidence of vote fraud or vote switching on Dominion systems because these things simply have not occurred.”

He went on to say the “baseless claims” about Dominion have caused his employees and his family to endure death threats, and “the largest

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Automotive 30% Club announces the winners of its 2020 awards

The Automotive 30% Club’s has announced the winners of its Inspiring Automotive Women Awards 2020.

Sponsored by Jardine Motors, the awards recognise and celebrate the unsung heroes of the automotive industry and are unique in the sector because anyone can nominate a woman who works within the Club’s member companies, on the basis that they have personally been inspired by them, irrespective of role or seniority.

From the 30 winners selected, the judges felt that four women were deserving of an additional accolade and therefore have received special recognition for their achievements:

  • Clare Wright, Group HR Director, Jardine Motors Group
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All You Need To Know

Hyundai recently rolled out the first ‘made in India’ unit of the new 2020 Hyundai Creta at its Sriperumbudur plant in Tamil Nadu and allowed us to get a glance at the entire assembly line. The new gen Creta will be launched on the 17th of March, 2020 and will rival the likes of the Kia Seltos.

Hyundai invited us to see what the manufacturing involved and while that was certainly interesting, we couldn’t help but be curious about the tyres and the alloys that the new Creta sported. So we quietly snuck away from the crowd and went around

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Brewvine: More Ways to Get Workshop Brewing Company’s Brews

2020’s ever-changing COVID-19 regulations had Workshop Brewing Company checking their business model blueprints to get their handcrafted beer into their customer’s hands.

Whitney Amann and photojournalist Jeremy Erickson show you how the brewery has expanded their tool kit in this week’s Brewvine.

“At the beginning of 2020, we were talking about getting our own means of production as far as canning goes and as the year progressed, it kind of became more evident that it’s something that we should really have and so we pulled the trigger and it started with us just selling in our own pub but then,

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