|General manager Herb Hoelle, General Motors district sales manager Angela Tamayo, Conley Buick GMC owner Jeff Conley and Buick GMC zone manger Greg Ross on Thursday.|
The Conley Buick GMC president was saluted Thursday on his 25th anniversary as a dealer by the Buick Motor Division. His dad, Iley, was a Buick dealer in 1960 in Portsmouth, Ohio, before moving the family to Bradenton in 1966. They once owned multiple Buick dealerships in Plant City, Cincinnati and Atlanta.
The Conleys have been with Buick 53 years.
Check out the fifth annual “Yes We Can DANCE,” what’s become a popular scholastic showcase for Manatee County’s amazing dance teams.
It’s at the Neel Performing Arts Center, State College of Florida, 5840 26th St. W., Bradenton.
There are shows at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and tickets are $5 in advance; $8 at door.
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Robin Fernandez will sing our national anthem before Friday’s sellout with the Rays.
Hannah Beatt from the Manatee Players does the honors for Sunday’s Orioles’ game.
Then Phil Carocci performs before the March 27 Grapefruit League home finale with the Twins.
Marine Corps League Detachment 588 is hosting “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day,” 4 p.m. March 29 at 5225 26 St. W., Bradenton.
It’s part of a movement that’s gone nationwide to give Vietnam vets some recognition that is long, long overdue.
There will be burgers, hot dogs, side dishes and drink specials.
Read more Friday in Vin's People on Bradenton.com.