Let's Talk Shop
Read about the best in local businesses from Sarasota and Manatee area.
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Brian McCarthy (and his young business Always Home) is revolutionizing the "home management" industry by working with second home owners in Florida.
Danae DeShazer pops over to the shoot at Center Gate Family Dentistry for the upcoming Store Around the Corner video.
Fresh New England seafood, Florida seafood, and a little Elvis the Pelvis at Lotsa Lobster Seafood Market in South Sarasota.
Danae gives you the low-down on what the funny-looking boxes mean and how you can start scanning!
The eclectic "gastropub" serves fresh seafood in a relaxed neighborhood environment.
Make a Statement in your kitchen with recycled glass countertops by Vetrazzo. Last night's wine soiree can turn into today's decor beauties.
About Danae DeShazer
Store Around the Corner's "Let's Talk Shop" blog is the number one resource for local business events, services, promotions, news, deals, and special offers in the Sarasota and Manatee area.
This is an opportunity to get to know your favorite stores, just around the corner from you! Go behind the scenes and see what really makes these businesses tick. Meet the owners. Find out how they came to be. And, share what you think!
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Photo of the Day: John Sanders carries cross
Drivers on Tamiami Trail won't be able to miss John Sanders and his 120 pound cross. Sanders has been walking along Tamiami Trail since early this morning and plans to walk as far as Bradenton. The Siesta Key resident has carried the cross every Good Friday for more than a decade. "We have a country in dire need of a prayer," says Sanders.
PREP SPORTS: Thursday's Recap
Lakewood Ranch softball wins district crown. ODA tennis crowns state champs. ODA sends two to state finals. Lady Thunder win district crown.
PHOTO GALLERY: Stations of the Cross
Members of the community observed the beginning of Good Friday with the Stations of the Cross Friday, April 18. The walk was held on Main Street and was led by Fr. Fred Robinson and Rev. David Bumsted from Church of the Redeemer. More than eight churches were represented at the walk, which ended at Church of the Redeemer. "It helps people focus on what Jesus did," says Mike Dull.
IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Madfish Grill
This week we went in the kitchen at Madfish Grill with manager Casey Clinch while she prepares their signature seafood pie, a seafood medley with a sherry cream sauce in a puff pastry shell.
18 Goodwill Hosts Electric Vehicle Revolution Luncheon
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
18 Paper Laine: Gracie Kennedy Solo-Show @ madeby Gallery Ringling College of Art and Design
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
18 Friday Fish Fry
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
18 Good Friday Service
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm