Archive for June, 2013

No Government or Tax Dollars Used Here

No Government or Tax Dollars Used Here

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Trebor Britt Kevin Cooper, Executive Director of the Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce, acknowledges that preparation work for this year’s fireworks, is in full swing right now. "You'd be surprised that for a 25 to 30 minute fireworks display, we begin active work and planning three to four months in advance," Cooper commented.  “There […]

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Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery

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Island Chatter - SKA

Island Chatter – SKA

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

Catherine Luckner President Siesta Key Association www.siestakeyassociation.com Despite traditional views of winter months as ‘season’ the secret is out; summer on Siesta Beach is glorious.  With Gulf water a perfect swim temperature and more daylight hours, everyone here has  opportunity for summer fun.  School is out and families arrive for memory-making on our island paradise.  […]

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Another #1 for Siesta Key

Another #1 for Siesta Key

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Trebor Britt Siesta Key already received the #1 beach designation by Dr. Beach and it is home to the restaurant that garnered the #1 spot for their Clam Chowder in the International Cook-off in New England.  Now it can lay claim to another #1 – Siesta Key’s very own soda. One of the criteria […]

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A Martini May Save Your Life

A Martini May Save Your Life

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Trebor Britt   Siesta Key lifeguard, Robert Martini (28), has been standing duty overlooking beachgoers on the crystal waters of Florida for the past 11 years, seven of those years on Siesta Key.  On any given day, you will find Martini on duty at the yellow lifeguard tower. Martini grew up in Georgia, about […]

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Soulful Advice from Donnarose

Soulful Advice from Donnarose

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

Donnarose Melvin is a professional psychic, medium and energy healer, whose pleasure is to assist clients worldwide. She incorporates knowledge from her degree in psychology, along with her clairvoyant, clairaudient, clairsentient and empathic gifts to guide her clients towards peace and success.  Please send your questions to GoWithYourSoul@gmail.com or private message her via facebook: Go […]

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Sarasota Waters

Sarasota Waters

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

Hurricane stuff you know, or not By Paul Roat Here’s the list of items experts strongly advise you have on hand to weather a hurricane, in no particular order. Fire extinguisher. Clean containers to store water, one gallon per person per day. Food, canned and dry. Manual can opener. Hand tools: Hammer, nails, ax, knife, […]

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Siesta Key Round Up

Siesta Key Round Up

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Stan Zimmerman Golf carts creep closer to M-Pass Road Sarasota County Commissioners decided to hold at least one public meeting to allow up-graded golf carts to operate along a portion of Midnight Pass Road. The carts are called “low-speed vehicles” and have turn signals, a horn, stop lights and seat belts. They are limited […]

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Investing For Your Future

Investing For Your Future

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

Martha Stokes, C.M.T. is the co-founder and CEO of TechniTrader®, an educational firm dedicated to helping small investors and retail traders. Since 1998, SEC Consolidated Audit Trail and Cloud Technology  By Martha Stokes, CMT A while ago I wrote a report regarding GOOG’s interest in submitting for the SEC’s CAT contract.  This contract, when awarded, […]

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Turtle's Restaurant on Little Sarasota Bay

Turtle’s Restaurant on Little Sarasota Bay

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

Turtles Restaurant: dining done right By Paul Roat Turtle’s On Little Sarasota Bay does it all right: good food, great service, plus a spectacular bayfront dining vista. With 26 years of experience, the south Siesta Key landmark has endured and surpassed the test of time. The restaurant/bar/pub/outside dining locale is located on Little Sarasota Bay […]

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Sarasota Housing Market Continues to Improve

Sarasota Housing Market Continues to Improve

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Brian Tressider Even if you have avoided watching the news or reading the paper, by simply taking a stroll through your neighborhood or a drive down the street, you can tell that the Florida Real Estate Market is HOT.  The rows of For Sale signs that lined the streets the past few years are […]

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Sarasota news

Up & Down the Trail

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

by Stan Zimmerman Women win marathon political race The longest election cycle in Sarasota city history ended May 14 with the election of Susan Chapman and re-election of Suzanne Atwell to the city commission. The election date was moved back a month by the Florida Legislature to ensure members of the armed services would have […]

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