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Toy Story

Toy Story

July 17, 2014

Jack Matthews sits surrounded by George Washington, Uncle Sam and World War II generals and world leaders. The retired Washington, D.C., lawyer, veteran and South Carolina municipal judge doesn’t think twice about his unusual company. They are a part of his vintage toy collection.

YOUR NEIGHBOR | Ashley Baker and Joy Loos

YOUR NEIGHBOR | Ashley Baker and Joy Loos

July 17, 2014

The smell of handmade soap wafts from Joy Loos’ kitchen, where she and her daughter, Ashley Baker, make soap for their company, Ashjoi All Natural Soaps.

Sidelines

Sidelines

July 17, 2014

SLL Junior All-Stars win championship; Junior golfers tee off in Summer Series

PHOTO GALLERY: Selby American Sign Language Class

PHOTO GALLERY: Selby American Sign Language Class

July 15, 2014

Families learned American Sign Language at Selby Public Library's Youth Summer Program Tuesday, July 15. Erin Bosch taught students colors in sign language by reading "Pete the Cat" by Eric Litwin. After reading "Pete the Cat," students took part in an arts and crafts project.

Sarasota store hosts 'Operation Wedding Gown'

Sarasota store hosts 'Operation Wedding Gown'

July 14, 2014

Military brides were invited to choose the dress of their dreams for free at Sarasota Brides & Formalwear as part of Brides Across America's "Operation Wedding Gown."

PHOTO GALLERY: Face Autism Skate Party

PHOTO GALLERY: Face Autism Skate Party

July 12, 2014

Face Autism Inc. held a skate party for families Saturday, July 11, at Stardust Skate Center. Families were able to rent skates and skate for two hours for free thanks to the Sarasota-based nonprofit founded by Colleen Buccieri. The Manasota roller-derby team, the Rolling Renegades, helped children skate. The team has skated with Face Autism families for more than a year. "They're great kids," says teammate Shylynn "Tess Tickles" Gamble.

PHOTO GALLERY: Dig the Beach

PHOTO GALLERY: Dig the Beach

July 12, 2014

Siesta Key Beach transformed into a volleyball haven for the 2014 Dig the Beach Volleyball Series Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13. Professional and amateur volleyball players ages 10 years and up will compete in the day two-day tournament.

Blackboard Inc. honors Sarasota schools

Blackboard Inc. honors Sarasota schools

July 11, 2014

The award honors those in the education field who strive for excellence in teaching.

PHOTO GALLERY: Tiger Bay Club luncheon

PHOTO GALLERY: Tiger Bay Club luncheon

July 10, 2014

Sarasota community leaders gathered for the monthly Tiger Bay Club luncheon Thursday, July 10, at Michael's On East. The club invited guests to meet county commission candidates Paul Caragiulo, Shannon Snyder, Pete Theisen, Steve McAllister and Alexandra Coe. Tom Tryon of the Herald Tribune served as moderator for the forum.

National Recognition

National Recognition

July 10, 2014

Nineteen Monsters Lacrosse Academy players, including three from Cardinal Mooney, will play this summer on LB3 National Teams, which comprise the best players from across the nation.



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