Monthly Archives: October 2014

Property damage in Siesta Village

By Debbie Flessner It’s not even season yet, and a rash of vehicle-related property damage has been taking place in Siesta Village over the...

Oh Mamma Mia!

Family, food hallmarks at Oh Mamma Mia! Restaurant By Paul Roat/Bob Stein Although you may expect to enjoy a fine Italian meal when you...

Island Chatter

Siesta Key Association meeting notes By Diana Colson COMMUNITY REPORTS: Sheriff’s Office— Sgt. Scott Osborne reported “Avenida De Mayo is a hot area: several...

Off Islands

By Rodger Skidmore End of summer cocktail  As all good drinkers know, a cocktail is a mixture of ingredients which, if consumed in sufficient...

Got Sand?

Sand Sculptor to the Stars By Brian Wiglesworth Last month here in “Got Sand?”, I suggested the readers write to me and ask me...

Soulfully Yours Donnarose

Q:  Dear Donnarose, I’m the caregiver in my family. My father is ill, and my grandmother is in the hospital. I have a special occasion...

Who’s Playing Tonight?

An interview with Nicolaas Kraster By Mike Sales  I conducted this interview with Nicolaas Kraster, co-founder of “Ari & the Alibis” and one of...

Siesta Key Beach Weddings

Wipfler Wedding By Trebor Britt Corina Vinzens of eastern Switzerland and Juerg Wipfler of Zurich exchanged vows surrounded by family and close friends, at...

Photo Gallery

Island Visitors~~The crystal white sands of Siesta Key never seems to run short on foot traffic.  Whether you come for the weekly Drum Circle,...