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Chair dancing class at SBC offers fun and exercise

Chair dancing class at SBC offers fun and exercise

October 20, 2010

Residents of the Sarasota Bay Club are getting into a new exercise class: chair dancing. The class is taught by Wendy Canning and allows the participants to enjoy doing dance moves to 1940's music without actually leaving their seat.

CLASSROOM SPOTLIGHT: ODA (WITH VIDEO)

CLASSROOM SPOTLIGHT: ODA (WITH VIDEO)

October 20, 2010

Out-of-Door Academy first-graders performed an experiment with underwater volcanoes today in Lisa Cheney’s marine science room. As the students poured cups of vinegar into a volcano made out of Play-Doh, it united with the baking soda, causing the mixture to foam at the top and erupt over the sides like lava. Following the experiment, The Observer asked the students for the scoop on underwater volcanoes.

The Real Rick Scott

The Real Rick Scott

October 20, 2010

There's another portrait of candidate Rick Scott the media neglect to report. It shows an honest, exceptional businessman and that the alleged Medicare fraud wasn’t the primary reason for his resignation from Columbia-HCA.

MPO meeting seeks road to traffic fixes

MPO meeting seeks road to traffic fixes

October 20, 2010

Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) officials discussed St. Armands Circle traffic with Longboat Key and Sarasota residents and officials Oct. 18, at a Sarasota-Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization work session on St. Armands traffic.

Nominations needed for unsung heroes

Nominations needed for unsung heroes

October 19, 2010

The Boys and Girls Clubs and The Women's Leadership Council are seeking nominations for the Men and Women of the Year Award.

Commission moves forward with red-light cameras

Commission moves forward with red-light cameras

October 18, 2010

The Sarasota City Commission voted 4-0 to pursue the proposed cameras.

A how-to with Chef Blake Ellis

A how-to with Chef Blake Ellis

October 18, 2010

Blake Ellis, chef and co-owner of The Savory Street International Cafe & Bakery, gives a how-to on properly icing a cake without any leftover crumbs in the icing.

Bridge stunts conclude with fiery explosion (WITH VIDEO)

Bridge stunts conclude with fiery explosion (WITH VIDEO)

October 17, 2010

Sanborn Studios filmed the final action scene of its new action TV series "Miami 24/7" Sunday on the John Ringling Bridge. Some drivers sat in traffic for up to 30 minutes during an exciting stunt when a car was driven off the bridge.

Festival transforms downtown into art showcase

Festival transforms downtown into art showcase

October 17, 2010

The 16th annual Downtown Sarasota Art and Craft Festival returned to Main Street Saturday and Sunday, featuring everything from handmade jewelry to Tube Dudes.

Selby Gardens features concert al fresco

Selby Gardens features concert al fresco

October 17, 2010

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens held its Fall Music Series Sunday, featuring a 'Bach to Rock' performance by the Sarasota Brass Quintet.



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