Monthly Archives: October 2013

Sarasota news

Up & Down the Trail

By Stan Zimmerman Condos want to join the DID Up to now the Downtown Improvement District is composed of owners of commercial property within...

Downtown and Beyond

Downtown is booming again By Paul Roat The bust has boomed — finally — in Downtown Sarasota. After six stagnant years of faltering or...

Siesta Key News

by Stan Zimmerman Sacred sand at risk The sacred sand of Big Pass is on the altar of beach renourishment. Last month the U.S....

Off Island

Chefs, flooding, palm trees on islands north, south of us By Paul Roat Anna Maria Island had a distinguished chef stop in for a...

Meet the Natives

Bats for Halloween fun, even on Siesta Key By Paul Roat With Halloween just around the corner, it only seems appropriate to mention the...

Photo Gallery

Natalie Wagoner from Venice playing the harp for a beach wedding. Looking on are Jaydin from North Port, Cooper (8mos) and Jace from Sarasota.  For...