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IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Ciao! Italia

IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Ciao! Italia

March 5, 2014

Join us in the kitchen at Ciao! Italia with owner and chef Carmine Astuto as he prepares his signature veal Elizabeth.

The Good News: Friends of Sarasota County Parks' Terry Redman

The Good News: Friends of Sarasota County Parks' Terry Redman

March 4, 2014

Friends of Sarasota County Parks is raising $75,000 to pay for half of a feasibility study for a proposed expansion of the Legacy Trail.

Beach University series returns

Beach University series returns

March 4, 2014

Beach University is a four-week series of seminars that takes place from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday in March at Siesta Beach pavilion. It is open to the public.

Siesta retailers pushed to comply with outdoor display rules

Siesta retailers pushed to comply with outdoor display rules

March 4, 2014

A Tuesday Siesta Key Village Association meeting highlighted mounting frustration with Siesta retailers, who, some say, are openly defying the existing countywide laws barring the outdoors display of merchandise.

Big Pass dredge opponents say 'let it be'

Big Pass dredge opponents say 'let it be'

March 3, 2014

A performance of the classic Beatles song, "Let it be," on an organ towed out to the Big Pass shoal highlights mounting opposition to a proposed U.S. Army Corps of Engineers dredging project.

Commission to consider Casey Key development

Commission to consider Casey Key development

March 3, 2014

Sarasota County commissioners will hold a public hearing Tuesday, to allow a coastal setback variance for a waterfront home on Casey Key.

PHOTO GALLERY: Bluegrass Picnic

PHOTO GALLERY: Bluegrass Picnic

March 1, 2014

Bluegrass lovers flocked to Siesta Key for the Turtle Beach Bluegrass Picnic Saturday, March 1. The picnic, organized by Benny Kimsey, benefits the American Red Cross. Attendees enjoyed a free lunch of hot dogs and burgers while four bluegrass bands performed until sunset.

Sheriff's Office announces promotions

Sheriff's Office announces promotions

February 28, 2014

In a ceremony Thursday, Sheriff Tom Knight announced 10 promotions within the agency, which included two new majors and two new captains.

Siesta Key $7 million home sale largest in 12 months

Siesta Key $7 million home sale largest in 12 months

February 28, 2014

A waterfront home on the northern tip of Siesta Key sold for $7.07 million, the highest sale price for a residential property in Sarasota County in more than a year.

PHOTO GALLERY: Siesta Isles Association Dinner

PHOTO GALLERY: Siesta Isles Association Dinner

February 27, 2014

The Siesta Isles Association held its annual dinner Friday, Feb. 26 at St. Boniface Episcopal Church. Members enjoyed lasagna and apple pie before hearing guest speaker and County Historian, Jeff LaHurd, share the history of Sarasota. Before Sarasota was crowned as the Circus City from 1927 to 1960, the small city was advertised as the Air Condition City for its cool breeze from the Gulf. LaHurd also debunked Sarasota myths and rumors such as the story of John Ringling using elephants to build the Ringling Bridge in the mid-1920s.



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