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Playgrounds may become tobacco-free

Playgrounds may become tobacco-free

July 7, 2011

Tobacco use is already prohibited at many places around the county — beaches, baseball fields, Sarasota Memorial Hospital and county facilities, such as libraries and the Administration Center on Ringling Boulevard.

Sexy stilettos are talk of the town

Sexy stilettos are talk of the town

July 7, 2011

Ladies (and some gentlemen) strapped on what they hoped would be the most comfortable "hiking" heels Saturday, July 2, for Sarasota’s first 1 kilometer High Heel Hike to benefit autism.

Farmers Market offers seafood feast

Farmers Market offers seafood feast

July 7, 2011

Sarasota Farmers Market held its first Shrimp and Lobster Festival from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 2, in the parking lot on State Street.

Observer seeks the dish on recipes

July 7, 2011

Does your chocolate-cake recipe truly take the cake? Or, maybe you have a saucy secret to the perfect spaghetti.

New organization seeks to help military families

July 7, 2011

Longboat Key residents Joyce Rubin and Sheila Weiser grew concerned as they read the news reports about soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan — many who had depression or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Scullers women take gold at competition

Scullers women take gold at competition

July 7, 2011

The Sarasota Scullers recently sent 16 rowers and five boats to compete against the country's most elite rowers in the U.S. Rowing Youth National Champions, in Oak Ridge, Tenn.

News Briefs

News Briefs

July 7, 2011

A home on Bird Key sells for $4.95 million; Siesta Key newsrack rules adopted; Sarasota County School District earns an 'A'; Robinson wins home-rule advocacy award

Observers named top-three weeklies in Florida

Observers named top-three weeklies in Florida

July 6, 2011

The Longboat, East County and Sarasota Observers were named the top-three weekly newspapers in the state in the Florida Press Association's 2010 Better Weekly Newspaper Contest.

Commission hits brakes on parking meters

Commission hits brakes on parking meters

July 5, 2011

The Sarasota City Commission voted 3-2 to temporarily bag downtown parking meters.

PHOTO GALLERY: Shrimp & Lobster Fest

PHOTO GALLERY: Shrimp & Lobster Fest

July 2, 2011

Sarasota Farmers Market held its first ever Shrimp and Lobster Festival from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 2, in the parking lot on State Street. The two main vendors under the tent were Maggie’s Seafood, Annalida's and Boothbay Harbor Lobster Direct. Part of the proceeds from the event went to the GAP School.



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