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Senior Friendship Centers founder dies

Senior Friendship Centers founder dies

May 17, 2011

Brother William Geenan opened the first of six Senior Friendship Centers nearly 40 years ago.

New College president to retire

New College president to retire

May 16, 2011

Gordon "Mike" Michalson will retire as New College president and return to the school as a professor.

Sarasota commission considers park agreement

Sarasota commission considers park agreement

May 16, 2011

The county is withdrawing its traditional funding of parks within the city limits.

PHOTO GALLERY: Divas & Dudes 5K

PHOTO GALLERY: Divas & Dudes 5K

May 14, 2011

The Sarasota Opera held the Divas & Dudes 5K Saturday, May 14 at Payne Park. The 5K had 135 runners participate and raised around $3,000. The monies raised will benefit the Sarasota Youth Opera with things like tuition scholarships, transportation costs, music and uniforms.

PHOTO GALLERY: The Golden Era Tour

PHOTO GALLERY: The Golden Era Tour

May 14, 2011

The Golden Era Tour took place Saturday, May 14 at Payne Park's skate park from 5 - 11 p.m. The event included drinks, food, live graffiti art along with music by SNAPM and Big Blu House.

PHOTO GALLERY: SHS Prom

PHOTO GALLERY: SHS Prom

May 14, 2011

Sarasota High School students danced up a storm at their Black Tie themed Prom Saturday, May 14 at the Hyatt Regency.

PHOTO GALLERY: Orgera Book Release Party

PHOTO GALLERY: Orgera Book Release Party

May 14, 2011

Alexis Orgera held a book release party for her first book of poetry, "How like foreign objects" Saturday, May 14 at Red Panty Press Studio.

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Kiwanis Club Spelling Bee

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Kiwanis Club Spelling Bee

May 13, 2011

Sarasota Kiwanis Club's Spelling Bee was a huge success Friday, May 13 at the Boys and Girls Club. There were two bees, one for third graders and one for fourth and there were 150 students who participated.

Detectives: Bird Key kidnapping false

Detectives: Bird Key kidnapping false

May 13, 2011

A woman called police and told them she was kidnapped and being held on Bird Key.

Atwell named mayor

Atwell named mayor

May 13, 2011

After three new commissioners were sworn in, sitting Commissioner Suzanne Atwell's fellow commissioners appointed her mayor this afternoon.



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