- Thursday October 11, 2012
- Sarasota Garden Club, 1131 Blvd. of the Arts
- Gerlinde Kohl
- Contact Phone:
- (941) 474-4712
- Contact Email:
Join the Manatee-Sarasota Sierra Group’s General Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m. at the Sarasota Garden Club, 1131 Blvd. of the Arts. Thomas Becnel, a longtime feature writer for the Sarasota Herald-Tribune, will speak about his outdoor recreation column, Play!, and about his popular series of “Hidden Sarasota” features. These have included everything from the Edwards Islands and Myakkahatchee Creek to North Water Tower Park and the South Venice Ferry. Come and find out what you’re missing! Bring a snack or dessert to share at the social time afterwards. For information contact Linda Jones 941-358-3249.
Black Tie & Tales
Countdown to Men Who Cook; Night of Hope kickoff party; Giving children a voice; and Tidbits
Alleged drunk driver kills pedestrian
Sarasota Police responded to the report of a traffic fatality at the intersection of Irving Street and U.S. 41 before 12:45 a.m. Wednesday.
Shelter site could become available
The city has identified a possible alternate staging area for a deep-injection well project, which would free up a potential homeless shelter site on city property.
PHOTO GALLERY: Dreams Are Free Food Truck Rally
Dreams Are Free held its inaugural Food Truck Rally Wednesday, April 16. Families from both Dreams Are Free and St. Martha’s Catholic School celebrated the beginning of spring break with hot food from food trucks. The luncheon was a fundraiser for the school for students with special needs. “All of our families were able to join together,” says Dreams Are Free Principal Rebecca Shields. “This was really a community builder as well as a fundraiser.”