The Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival; Party on the Pass; Sarasota SUP Race Series; Phillippi Shores 7K and 1 mile fun run; and MORE.
Each weekend, we bring you a collection of quotes from the biggest (or quirkiest) Observer and national news stories of the week.
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.
There's a lot to love about Sarasota, but Siesta Key is truly a jewel.
Today's Stories: Downtown Sarasota construction continues; Sarasota Police arrest man suspected of hotel burglaries; Ringling International Arts Festival kicks off; Boat runs aground off Siesta Key; and MORE.