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Legacy Trail extension costs could exceed $15 million
The $72,541 goal to supplement the cost of the feasibility study for the Legacy Trail extension is complete.
FYI Friday — Your weekly news roundup
Catch up on the week's most important and most interesting news stories from Sarasota, Longboat Key and East County with FYI Friday.
PHOTO GALLERY: Art Center Sarasota returns to Art Basel Miami
The Art Center Sarasota took art local artists and enthusiasts their annual southern migration to the gigantic art fair, Art Basel Miami
Joan M. Durante Park installs new playground
The playground is made from post-consumer recycled materials.
19 La Fille mal Gardee Pre-Performance Holiday Dinner
19 Lights In Bloom
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
19 Towles Court Art Walk
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
19 Get Your Phil On - A Phil Ohcs Tribute Night