August 14, 2010
East County parents enjoyed one last night out before the start of school during the Polo Grill and Bar's Back-to-School Party for Grown Ups Aug. 14. Parents enjoyed food and drink while listening to tunes performed by musician Jonathan Cortez.
August 14, 2010
Families flocked to Lakewood Ranch's newest community, Central Park, today for the Central Park Family Fun Day. Hosted by Neal Communities and the Lakewood Ranch YMCA, the free event featured a bounce house, a bungee run, sack races, zumba, sno-cones and other activities.
August 13, 2010
The Polo Grill and Bar will host this event at 8 p.m., Aug. 14, at the restaurant, 10670 Boardwalk Loop.
August 8, 2010
The Church at Braden River took a trip back to the Old West during this year's Vacation Bible School. The Western-themed event included fun, faith-based activities. Participating children also raised money for the church's food pantry.
August 7, 2010
Bayou Tavern Executive Chef Angelo Chiroli shares an exclusive recipe with YourObserver.com readers.
August 6, 2010
Campers at the Foundation for Dream's Dream Oaks Camp enjoyed activities such as horseback riding, sports and games, nature, swimming, art and drama during camp Aug. 2-6 at Camp Flying Eagle. This week's theme was "Military Mania."
August 2, 2010
Gecko's Grill and Pub Head Chef Gordon Yates shares an exclusive recipe with YourObserver.com readers.
July 31, 2010
East County residents piled into the Lake Osprey Cabaret July 31 for the Midsummer Night’s Rock & Roll Party to raise funds and non-perishable food for Meals on Wheels PLUS. Festivities included live music by the Michael Mac Band, contests, raffles and socializing.
July 31, 2010
The Desoto Super Speedway is hosting its first Mud n Music event this weekend. It features mudding, mud drag racing, live music and other festivities. Activities continue tonight through 11 p.m., and from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday.
July 30, 2010
Singers Carol Sparrow and Randolph Locke brought their vocal talents to the Palm Aire Country Club July 30 with a special musical performance, pOpera! The opera singers performed old favorites by artists such as Frank Sinatra and Barbra Streisand during dinner.
5 Cooking Class: Flavors of Asia
6 Italian Wine and Dine
6 Holiday Dinner Dance
7 16th Annual Jingle & Jog 5K Race/1K Walk-Run
7:00 am - 11:00 am
7 Rummage Sale
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
7 Willis Holiday Fair
7 A Night Before Christmas
4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
7 Cooking Class: 'Tis the Season
Kindergarten children at Primrose of Lakewood Ranch saved their money from chores and went on a shopping spree Nov. 22, to Publix.
Realtors with Michael Saunders & Co.’s Lakewood Ranch office offered a special slice of thanksgiving Nov. 27, in preparation for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Sweets for soldiers
Students at Nolan Middle School made the holiday season extra sweet for area soldiers.