Monthly Archives: May 2017

Photo Gallery

It’s summertime all year long, at Siesta Key Beach! (Photos by Sarasota Photography/Jaye Clements)                 

Notes from the Island Fishmonger

Soft Shell Crab 101 One of the sweetest, most tender and mouthwatering foods in the world is the white succulent meat from a Crab. Sometimes...
Vacant lots 162 Beach Road

162 Beach Road update

162 Beach Road Update In October 2016, the Sarasota County Commission authorized County Administrator Tom Harmer and staff to negotiate with the owners of...
spoil island

Spoil island plan spoiled again

By Rachel Hackney Brown SarasotaNewsLeader.com Once more, county plans to finish the restoration of Palmer Point Park have fallen by the proverbial wayside. This...

Siesta Key Round Up

By Rachel Hackney/Bob Stein SKA membership update During the April 6 SKA meeting, President Harold Ashby reported that membership already was 27% ahead of...
Ski-a-Ree

Arts on the Horizon

By Rodger Skidmore Madea it ain't      But that could be a good thing. Tyler Perry has written a slew of movies starring the...

Through the eyes of a Veteran

By Diana Colson  Walter Hamer was born in 1932 in Puerto Cortes in the Republic of Honduras. His mother was American, but his father...