After a rash of four burglaries in the Alta Vista neighborhood, Sarasota Police Chief Bernadette DiPino is urging neighborhood residents to use their best judgment and take precautions to avoid being victimized.
Barron and Sy Schimberg are donating the money from their children's book, 'Pancakes and Pickles,' to the Miracle League of Manasota.
Sarasota resident and 2004 Riverview High graduate Lindsey Bergeon was one of 12 golfers selected to be on â€˜Big Break Mexico,â€™ which premieres May 13, on the Golf Channel.
Riverview Rams qualify for state meet; ODA track teams post top-11 finishes
5 â€” The number of Sarasota area baseball teams that advanced to the regional tournament, which began May 1.
Sarasota High sophomore Zack Summerall crossed the finish line in 4:22.09 to win the 1,600-meter run at the Class 3A-Region 3 meet April 25, at Charlotte High.
The Observer takes a look back at this week in Sarasota's history.