- Thursday February 14, 2013
- Sarasota Arts Center, 707 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota
- Sara C Rhodes Gerry Swormstedt
- Group Hosting:
- Fabulous Arts Boutique
- Group Benefiting:
- Manatee Sarasota Sierra Club
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The Manatee-Sarasota Sierra Club will host a fundraiser, presented by the Fabulous Arts Boutique, at 6 p.m. The gala will include wine and cheese with a display of handiwork by local craft artists. At 7:15 p.m. Sierra’s general meeting will take place at the Garden Club, 3 Blvd. of the Arts. The meeting will feature a lecture by Linda O’Connor-Levy, who will talk about Muir’s life and how he influenced the formation of the national parks. O’Connor-Levy is the Manatee County library system’s outreach services coordinator.
PHOTO GALLERY: Tara Golf and Country Club Fashion Show
The parking lots and lawn areas in front of Tara Golf and Country Club were filled to maximum capacity March 7, as the community's residents gathered to watch models strut down the runway. The all-women crowd sipped on red wine, as they sat at tables with multi-colored flowers as centerpieces.
PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Chamber Clays Tournament
The Sarasota Chamber of Commerce held its 6th annual Clays Tournament Friday, March 7. Nearly 75 chamber members competed in teams of four or five on twelve different open ranges. Members enjoyed friendly competition at the all-day event, which was held at the Sarasota Trap, Skeet and Clays in Nokomis.
SPD continues homeless crackdown
After establishing an overtime patrol for Five Points Park and Pineapple Park, the Sarasota Police Department is also monitoring J.D. Hamel Park for illicit activity.
Sheriff's Office braces for spring breakers
Sheriff's deputies will increase patrols and be on the lookout for underage drinking and drug use during this year's spring break season.