Before there were Suncoast Offshore Super Boat Grand Prix events to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday week in Sarasota, there were the Land 'n' Sea Freedom Races on Siesta Key Beach.
Sarasota High senior point guard Kylie Warner scored 11 points to lead the Navy team to a 79-73 come-from-behind victory over the White team in the FABC Futures Shootout June 17, at Berkeley Preparatory School.
Campers learned circus tricks on a triple trapeze, ladder, globes, tumbling, hammock and the web June 10 to June 26, at Circus Sarasota Circus Camp.
Richard Chen submitted this photo, taken recently on a foggy, wet morning in Village Walk on Palmer Ranch.
Eastern Manatee County may not have beaches or famous museums, but it has plenty of local flavor, winding rivers and parks in which to relax with your family. Consider these options for spending your summer days and nights:
Michaelâ€™s On East gets the only 2013 AAA Four Diamond distinction in Sarasota â€” its 24th consecutive Four Diamond rating.
Seafood fans flocked downtown Saturday, June 29, to take part in the annual Sarasota Farmerâ€™s Market Shrimp and Lobster Festival. Guests enjoyed fresh seafood and live music while browsing vendorsâ€™ booths.