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Bridge Bites: Stuff that doesn't happen

Bridge Bites: Stuff that doesn't happen

April 25, 2012

Last week, our astute Declarer remembered that his opponent had opened the bidding, sensibly deduced that said opponent must have the missing high cards and then played the hand accordingly. This week’s deal is a bit more difficult, because Declarer must be alert to something that did not happen!

PHOTO GALLERY: Day Three at the Sarasota Open

PHOTO GALLERY: Day Three at the Sarasota Open

April 18, 2012

The women have officially started playing as of Tuesday afternoon and will be playing Wednesday as well as part of the 2012 Ladies Invitational Tournament, which coincides with the Sarasota Open.

Athlete of the Week: Chantal Diem

Athlete of the Week: Chantal Diem

April 18, 2012

Chantal Diem, a Village resident, played tennis growing up in France. Although she continued to play singles as an adult, it wasn’t until she discovered doubles 12 years ago that she became passionate about the game.

Bridge Bites: Smarter than a second-grader?

Bridge Bites: Smarter than a second-grader?

April 18, 2012

We learn to count in first- and second-grade, but, somehow, this basic skill deserts many bridge players in the heat of battle.

PHOTO GALLERY: Day Two at the Sarasota Open

PHOTO GALLERY: Day Two at the Sarasota Open

April 17, 2012

The Sarasota Open has gotten under way for yet another year of some amazing tennis matches.

Bridge Bites: A trump demotion

Bridge Bites: A trump demotion

April 11, 2012

Trump promotions are not so difficult once you get the hang of them, but it takes real talent to organize a trump demotion!

Adaptive yoga can be done easily in the home

Adaptive yoga can be done easily in the home

April 4, 2012

A recent video from California puts a whole new spin on what could technically be called "chair yoga."

Athlete of the Week: Julius 'Jules' Rauch

Athlete of the Week: Julius 'Jules' Rauch

April 4, 2012

In the late ’90s, Julius Rauch and his buddy, Warren Girle, began fishing competitively. It started with a few local tournaments then morphed into larger tournaments in Louisiana and Texas.

JUST THE STATS

JUST THE STATS

April 4, 2012

8,945 — Pins Doug Mampe has knocked down this year as of Tuesday, March 27, in the Bird Key Yacht Club bowling league.

Bridge Bites: Don't overruff!

Bridge Bites: Don't overruff!

April 4, 2012

This week you are South, defending 3♠. You must make three good plays in order to beat this contract. Are you up to the challenge?



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