April 1, 2013
The Woman’s Exchange held their annual volunteer appreciation luncheon Monday, April 1 at Michael’s On East.
March 29, 2013
The 13th annual Good Friday Morning Stations of the Cross walk took place Friday, March 29, down Main Street through downtown Sarasota.
February 21, 2013
Six girls from Girls Inc had the chance to take a behind-the-scenes tour of Saks Fifth Avenue Wednesday, Feb. 20, at Westfield Southgate Mall.
February 17, 2013
Sarasota Little League held their annual opening day ceremony Saturday, Feb. 16, at Twin Lakes Park.
February 15, 2013
People all over the world participated in a variety of events as part of V-Day’s One Billion Rising, a single-day, Valentine’s Day, of dedicated global action consisting primarily of dance strikes against violence against women.
February 1, 2013
The Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County held their 5th annual Evening for Healthy Start Thursday, Jan. 31, at Sarasota Architectural Salvage. The goal for the evening was to raise $5,000 for Healthy Start.
January 26, 2013
The Sarasota Native American Indian Festival started Friday, Jan. 25 and runs through Sunday, Jan. 27. The event features dancers, musicians, arts and crafts and Native American food.
January 22, 2013
Sarasota School of Arts and Sciences celebrated the final stage of their reconstruction Tuesday, Jan. 22, outside of the school. The last phase of the building project, the gymnasium, was recently finished.
January 20, 2013
Hundreds of people made their way in and out of white tents filled with jewelry, paintings, sculptures and other pieces of art this past weekend during the Sarasota Fine Arts Festival.
January 18, 2013
Bernadette DiPino was officially sworn in as Sarasota's police chief Friday, Jan. 18, at the Police Department.
1 Community Cookout
2 3rd annual 'Power of the Girl' Business Breakfast
2 French apÃ©ro evening
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
2 Florida's Children First 2014 Sarasota Reception
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bridging the gap
The Children’s Guardian Fund wants to help teens get hired.
Win big in two Observer contests
Starting in October, the Observer will now offer prizes for winners of the weather photo contest, sponsored by Manasota Flooring Inc.
Can you dig it?
Third- and fourth-grade students of Temple Beth Sholom had a chance to brush up on their paleontology skills last week while digging for faux dinosaur bones.