May 16, 2014
Is your family getting ready to head out on a summer vacation? Make sure you pack a copy of your Observer!
May 14, 2014
Hobby meets real-world application for Venice High School Amateur Radio Club members.
May 8, 2014
Sarasota County commissioners gave staff approval Wednesday, to proceed with the Bay Island Park seawall replacement project.
May 7, 2014
Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee strives to improve the lives of seniors in the area through both traditional meal delivery programs and supportive care-giving services.
May 4, 2014
The 42nd Siesta Key Amateur Sand Sculpture contest returned to the Siesta Beach Sunday, May 4. The beach was transformed into an exhibit for visitors as sculptors of all ages and abilities competed for cash prizes. Mark Wilson's 'Bonfire' won overall while 'Where's the Peanut?' won first place in People's Choice.
May 2, 2014
Sand sculptors of all ages and abilities are invited to compete in four categories including, adult humorous; adult miscellaneous’ youth ages 11 to 17; and children 10 and younger.
May 2, 2014
Visit Sarasota County hosted a meeting yesterday, aimed at rallying opposition to a proposed cap on spending for local tourism promotion.
May 1, 2014
Sarasota County National Resources officials are reminding Sarasota residents and visitors to help protect the hatchlings by taking precautions.
April 30, 2014
Through its strong volunteer base and community support, Venice Area Beautification Inc. strives to make Venice a more beautiful place to live, work and play.
April 29, 2014
Beginning May 1, turn off or shield lights visible from the beach to avoid disorienting turtles.
25 Free picture framing seminar
25 Stepping Out Against Domestic Violence (DV Awareness Walk)
25 3rd Annual Sarasota Book Fair
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
25 Kids to make free Plus Plus
10:00 am - 4:00 pm