- Friday December 14, 2012
- 6:00pm - 9:00pm
- Lakewood Main Street
- Lori Basilone
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- Toys for Tots and Meals on Wheels
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Holidays around the Ranch will take place form 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, on Lakewood Main Street. The festivities will include Santa Claus, the Harvest Methodist Church Choir, a Christmas-tree lighting, an acrylic outdoor staking rink, crafts, vendors and the chance to make a DVD with Dance Heads Florida. The East County Observer will be offering sugar cookie decorating, and the popular choo choo express will whirl children around the lit tree.
DANCE REVIEW: 'John Ringling's Circus Nutcracker'
The Sarasota Ballet kicked off the holiday season with the new Sarasota classic "John Ringling's Circus Nutcracker — The World's Greatest Ballet."
PHOTO GALLERY: NewGate School Winter Festival
Students of NewGate School performed in its annual Winter Festival Friday, Dec. 20. The performance was held outside underneath Christmas lights and included holiday songs as well as some Broadway classics. Afterwards families mingled while munching on cookies and sipping hot chocolate.
Weekend Best Bet: Greet the Light
Cap off your measly 9 hours and 32 minutes of daylight with a great event Saturday night. Don't miss The Ringling's Greet the Light Winter Solstice Celebration — it starts at 7 p.m.
Overlay district could provide boon for Rosemary
A proposed Rosemary Residential Overlay District would allow for higher-density housing developments in the area, which the city believes will spur growth.