The Out-of-Door Academy football team fell to the Community School of Naples 49-0 in its Homecoming game tonight.
Television personality and comedian Rosie Oâ€™Donnell closed on the purchase of a $5 million home on Casey Key Thursday.
Today's Stories: Manatee and Sarasota counties disagree on joint-transit system; Colony Beach & Tennis Resort case lingers into November; Longboat Key residents protest boating behavior; Sarasota Opera celebrates Verdi; and MORE.
A group of 22 citizens graduated from a Sarasota County Sheriff's Office program designed to give an inside look at law -enforcement operations.
An Oct. 15 joint commission meeting on the possibility of merging transit systems has been canceled because of the inability of Sarasota and Manatee counties to come up with a plan both sides support.
There's a lot to love about Sarasota, but Siesta Key is truly a jewel.
Voting is now live for the Observerâ€™s "Itâ€™s Read Everywhere" photo contest.