Sarasota Military Academy English teacher Sharon Mitchell goes beyond the basic requirements of teaching her 75 students grammar and reading comprehension â€” she teaches them to think differently, especially when it comes to poetry.
Linda Blacksher submitted this photo of a sunset from Rivo at Ringling in downtown Sarasota.
The ROMEOs, or Retired Old Men Eating Out, is a group of widowers, who eat dinner together and support one another at The Glenridge at Palmer Ranch.
Eva Schaal remembers the night Adolf Hitler came to power.
The Observer's 'Memories with Mom' contest winner, Helen Glaser, remembers the bravery and generosity of her mother, Maya Nathan.
Braden River High to hold Pirate Bowl; Sports performance testing upcoming
Youth will get a chance to explore health career options this summer during a three week Health Career Summer Camp.