March 2, 2013
Preschoolers, kindergartners and first graders at Out of Doors Academy celebrated Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Friday, March 1 to interact with the seniors. Seniors from Out of Door Academy High School dressed up as Dr. Seuss and read stories for the children. Librarian Glendy Huene performed as Dr. Seuss for first graders and staff members made green eggs and ham.
March 2, 2013
Siesta Key Isles Association Annual Membership Dinner The Siesta Key Isles Association hosted their annual membership dinner Thursday, Feb. 28 at St. Boniface Church to let members mingle. Project manager Curtis Smith, program manager Carolyn Eastwood, director of parks and recreation Carolyn Brown, and public works mobility Amjid Hussain spoke to the members. “I look forward to seeing all the members and having the county talk about the public beach,” said vice president of Siesta Key Isles Association Deet Jonker.
February 28, 2013
5 — The number of singles matches the Riverview High girls tennis team won in its 6-1 victory over Manatee Feb. 20.
February 27, 2013
Naples-based Premier Sotheby's International Realty, fresh off a banner year in 2012, moves into South Tampa's luxury market with its first office there.
February 26, 2013
Parishioners welcomed Rev. John C. N. Hall Saturday, Feb. 23 as their new rector. Ted Copeland, St. Boniface’s rector for 20 years, retired last spring. The committee has been searching for a new rector since November and after narrowing down a list of 50 candidates they chose Hall. The church was looking for someone who could embrace the church’s welcoming nature and someone who could run a large church like St. Boniface. “This is a place all people are welcome and where we are serious about changing this place and the world for the better, and introducing people to God in new ways,” Hall said.
February 21, 2013
Mr. Riverview; Fueling their futures; Life Skills; iPad intuition
February 21, 2013
Every Wednesday afternoon, Southside Elementary second-grade teacher and Hawaii native Heather Dachille teaches students how to play Hawaiian instruments, count in Hawaiian and dance the hula.
February 20, 2013
Monday, Feb. 18, representatives from ArtisTree Landscape Maintenance and Design, Michael's On East and the Observer Media Group set out to surprise the winners of the Design and Dine $10,000 Backyard Makeover contest.
February 14, 2013
Gary Halperin and RoseAnne McCabe happened to be at the same place at the same time when chance brought them together 12 years ago.
February 10, 2013
Siesta Key held it’s 19th Annual Craft Festival Saturday, Feb. 9 and Sunday, Feb. 10 on Ocean Boulevard to show of unique talent and draw visitors. More than 100 exhibitors sold their work to hundreds of people. Dick Cooley, an exhibitor from Wisconsin that makes figurines out of scrap metal and spark plugs said, “the weather has been my favorite part of the show, hopefully I will come back next year.”
21 Decision-Making Made Easy
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
21 Nia with Gail in Sarasota
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm
24 Sarasota Christian School Open House
9:00 am - 10:30 am
26 Sarasota Heat Golf Tournament