+Woman stabs Siesta hotel manager
Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a woman after she attacked a Siesta Key Bungalows employee with a light fixture and threatened bystanders.
+Bullock assesses his first year
Town Manager Dave Bullock said part of his second year as town manager will focus on his employees and how departments operate to assist the public.
+Lakewood shifts to reclaimed water
Braden River Utilities has begun using reclaimed water from the city of Sarasota for irrigation in Lakewood Ranch.
+Crafty Genes: Refurbished accent chair
Join do-it-yourself editors Mallory and Leslie Gnaegy as they refurbish an accent chair.
+IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Chef Harry Christensen
This week the Observer went in the kitchen with chef Harry Christensen of Harry's Continental Kitchens, a Sarasota-Manatee Fresh Originals restaurant. Read more about our trip in our "In the Kitchen" special.
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26 Tribute to Heroes Parade - Main St LWR
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
28 Braden River Soccer Club Try-outs
29 LWRBA May Membership Lunch
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
31 May YLA Breakfast "Legendary Leaders"
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Gullett student wins speech contest
Gullett Elementary School student Hailey Wahlers took home top honors May 11, after placing first in the Tropicana District Speech Contest.
Girl Scouts give cookies a new cause
Local Daisy Scouts from Troop 180 are helping Feeding Empty Little Tummies feed homeless school children in the area.
Dancing group to host fundraiser
Members of KC and the Sunshine Dancers, a group of Manatee County dancers ages 8 to 20, will show off their dancing skills in jazz, hip-hop and contemporary dance from 7 to 9 p.m. May 28, as the group holds a show titled "Breaking Ground."