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PHOTO GALLERY: Fleet Captain's Dinner

PHOTO GALLERY: Fleet Captain's Dinner

January 26, 2012

Bird Key Yacht Club was packed for Fleet Captain Allyn Carlson’s dinner on Saturday, Jan. 21. The usual table of seafood and ice sculpture was done-up with a butter sculpture of a fish jumping out of water. It was one of the best displays of the year by Executive Chef Joseph A. Santangini. The room was packed with tons of people and it was practically bumper-to-bumper - as the saying goes, there are plenty of fish in the sea.

Sharapova advances to Australian Open semifinals

Sharapova advances to Australian Open semifinals

January 25, 2012

Maria Sharapova will face reigning Wimbledon champ Petra Kvitova tonight.

Forks and Corks event entices Longboat foodies

Forks and Corks event entices Longboat foodies

January 25, 2012

Epicureans will unite this weekend for the fifth annual Forks and Corks Food and Wine Festival, which will showcase more than 50 Sarasota-Manatee independent restaurants and visiting winery owners and winemakers.

Neighbors: Karin Jones

Neighbors: Karin Jones

January 25, 2012

Karin Jones has transitioned from being a self-made businesswoman to a life-long learner and teacher.

Athlete of the Week: Hallie Schiffman

Athlete of the Week: Hallie Schiffman

January 25, 2012

If Hallie Schiffman could sail seven days a week, she would. The 11-year-old's father, Mark, works at Sarasota Sailing Squadron as the maintenance technician, and she has grown up around boats.

JUST THE STATS

JUST THE STATS

January 25, 2012

12:59:21 — The finish time for first place West Florida Performance Handicap Racing Fleet Non-Spinnaker boat Necessary Evil, skippered by Dave Olson, in the Snowbird Regatta.

Bridge Bites: Wake-up call

Bridge Bites: Wake-up call

January 25, 2012

On defense, when leading a suit, we follow certain conventions such as 'top of a sequence' or 'fourth best,' all the better to help partner figure out our holding in the suit.

Cool Today Weather Photo Contest Winner

Cool Today Weather Photo Contest Winner

January 25, 2012

Laurie Adams submitted this sunset photo, taken on Anna Maria Island.

PHOTO GALLERY: 'Betty Boop Ball'

PHOTO GALLERY: 'Betty Boop Ball'

January 24, 2012

Temple Beth Israel of Longboat Key held their annual fund-raiding dinner dance, Monday, Jan. 23, at the Sarasota Yacht Club. The theme of this year’s fund-raiser was "Betty Boop Ball."

PHOTO GALLERY: Twin Shores Senior Prom

PHOTO GALLERY: Twin Shores Senior Prom

January 23, 2012

The residents and guests at Twin Shores “senior” prom on Jan. 20 did it just like they did in high school. People got into the spirit of things dancing in their formal wear to live covers of The Beatles, Elvis Presley and Three Dog Night. And just like back in the days, the punch was spiked (but this time, everyone is of age and they planned it that way).



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