Contests and Promotions
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Traveling somewhere? Don't forget to pack your Observer newspaper! Bring along the Sarasota Observer, Longboat Observer, East County Observer or Pelican Press; snap a photo of you with your newspaper on your vacation; submit to win (2) travel certificates, good for round trip travel on Jet Blue, Delta, United or US Airways from SRQ Airport!
Enter the 2014 Weather Contest with pictures of beautiful sunrises, sunsets and photos of beautiful Sarasota and Manatee counties. Weekly winners will be published in your local observer paper, and online each week through the Observer's Facebook account.
County Commission to discuss incentive grant
Sarasota County Commission will discuss giving a company a financial incentive to expand within the county at Tuesday's meeting.
Wallenda to assist historical marker dedication
The Sarasota County Historical Commission will recognize the Sarasota Bayfront with a historical marker Saturday, Oct. 4.
Longboat Key Club to host two job fairs
Onsite interviews will take place during both events, scheduled for Sept. 30 and Oct. 18.
CYD hosts Family Fun Night
Community Youth Development is celebrating Family Day with a free Family Fun Night at locations throughout Sarasota.
24 Food Fight
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
24 "Smart, Sassy, Strong & Classy!" Women's Gala & Speed Networking Event
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
24 Sunsets at Selby
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
25 Mindful Practice