APRIL FOOLS â€” Due to an albino alligator named Pearl turning out to be such a success for Smugglerâ€™s Cove, Jungle Gardens will only be accepting albino animals going forward, in hopes of creating an albino petting zoo.
APRIL FOOLS â€” The Observer Group will publish its first edition for left-handed readers Aug. 13 â€”Â International Left Handers Day.
As part of Temple Beth Sholom Goldie Feldman Academyâ€™s annual Pi Day celebration, eighth-grade student Sierra Van Such recited pi to 2,109 digits from memory.
Scott Cook, owner of Sarasota Guitar Company, is filming a promotional video at the guitar shop with the help of Sarasota-based improvisation group, Lazy Fairy Improv.
The women of The Meadows Country Clubâ€™s golf, tennis and fitness communities recently raised nearly $11,000 to assist uninsured and underinsured patients at Sarasota Memorial Health Care System's Breast Health Center.
The Knights of the Eagle chapter of the International Widows Sons Masonic Riders motorcycle group recently raised $7,500 for the Southeastern Guide Dogs' Paws for Patriots program by selling raffle tickets for a customized golf cart.
St. Martha Catholic School students who received the Principal's Certificate for academics in the fall were treated to lunch recently at Lazy Lobster on Longboat Key.