Outside of Rico’s Pizzeria in Gulf Gate, an alligator statue sits on the sidewalk. We happened to catch this gator with a pizza slice hanging from its mouth, which Rico’s owner, Mark Riley, says helps to reel in customers with its cheesy aroma. However, it also reminds patrons that the gator isn’t an ashtray.
Currently 0 Responses
4 Mindful Practice
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5 Sarasota Singles Society: "An Evening at the Sarasota Opera House"
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
8 GriefShare Seminars & Support Groups
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
8 Dave Ramsey's FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Ringling buys building next to Sarasota High
The Ringling College of Art and Design bought the Visionworks building next to the former Sarasota High School building for $1.6 million last month.
PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota football vs. Booker
The visiting Booker High football team held on to beat crosstown rival Sarasota 18-9 in its season opener Aug. 29, giving coach Recharde Goodwyn his first win as a head coach.
FYI Friday — Your Weekly news roundup
Catch up on the week's most important and most interesting news stories from Sarasota, Longboat Key and East County with FYI Friday.