Monthly Archives: May 2014

Coming Home After a Storm

Could aging water treatment plant stand in the way? By Robert Frederickson The primary drivers behind Sarasota County’s efforts to decommission the aging Siesta...

Three Groins in a Fountain

By Peter van Roekens You probably remember the film and lyrics of Three Coins in the Fountain each one seeking happiness. According to the...

Siesta Key Round Up

By Stan Zimmerman North Shell Road joins 21st century         It is about the only place in the county you could park in front of a...

Photo Gallery

This month’s island girl is Chelsea from Bradenton, Florida.  Chelsea enjoys crafting, finding new places to dine, and going to the beach. She’s a...

Arts on the Horizon!

By Jaye Clements As season officially winds down, there are still plenty of  events taking place around town.  Below are some highlights of what you...

Soulful Advice from Donnarose

  Q:  Dear Donnarose, even though I no longer believe in the Christian religion but did most of my life, while some may think this...

Who’s Playing Tonight

An interview with Tony Tyler By Mike Sales About 5 years ago having just picked up the guitar myself I would go to the...

SEEING LIFE THROUGH MULTIPLE LENSES

By Trebor Britt This Siesta Beach lifeguard truly sees the world through multiple lenses. The twin lenses of binoculars, the lenses God gave her,...

Siesta Beach Wedding

SIESTA BEACH WEDDING ~ Laura Slough of England and Gregory Peguero of the Dominican Republic exchanging their vows at a wedding ceremony held on...

Off Islands

A look at news happening on our neighboring Islands   By Roger Skidmore Not all Snowbirds leaving Well, not exactly birds. Longboat has long had...

Springtime Wines for Mother’s Day

By  Maureen Rooney, Wine Consultant Celebrating Mother’s Day is a good reason to break out all the great Springtime Wines that complement the season...