Archive for January 1st, 2018

Photo Gallery

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Another beautiful winter in Sarasota Florida and Siesta Key Beach is the place to be!  Check out some of the visitors to our island paradise ~ (photos by Sarasota Photography)

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China’s 2017 Movie Ticket Sales Rise 13.5 Percent

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Siesta Sounds

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2018 shaping up as a great year for The Whole Band By Charmaine Engelsman-Robins    January is that otherwise-unassuming month that so many of us believe denotes a chance for a fresh start. Musician-composer Callie Chappell is no different, sailing into 2018 on a wave of not just optimism but certainty, based on the prospect […]

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Notes from the Island Fishmonger

January 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

Happy New Year & welcome to 2018!! I hope nothing but a healthy and happy year for us all!!    As I always do in December and before the Florida doctors’ office waiting rooms turn into a social gathering, I go get a checkup from my doctor. I’m not much on waiting rooms as they […]

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Captain Klopfer’s January Fishing Report for Siesta Key

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   January fishing in Sarasota is all about the weather, pure and simple. Angling success is determined by the ability to adapt to the existing weather conditions. Tides will often times be very low in the morning. Couple that with a northeast wind and the flats will not have very much water on them. Water […]

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Off Key

January 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

From Words Misaligned to Treasures Defined… Jar Jar Binks’ New Gig…    With the release of The Last Jedi just before Christmas, Star Wars fans were relieved to discover that rumors of the return of Jar Jar Binks to the epic film series were – as Binks himself might have put it – “misinformed, not […]

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Donnarose ~ Higher Living

January 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

   Happy New Year 2018!  A perfect time for new beginnings where we replace the old with the new!  Speaking of changes, after 5 years of my Dear Donnarose column (Happy Anniversary!), “Donnarose~Higher Living” has now been born.  How fitting that the number 5 in angel numbers represents change.  Of course this wasn’t planned by […]

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Through the eyes of a veteran

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Capt. Gordon Garrett served during the Cuban missile crisis By Diana Colson    Gordon Garrett was a Captain in the Air Force during the Cuban missile crisis. He served from 1960 to 1963, most of that time at Eglin Air Force Base located in the Florida Panhandle­. This was the base which served as the […]

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Understanding the Mira Mar Parking District on Siesta Key

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Current permit parking comes up for renewal November 1, 2019  By Bob Stein    Last month Siesta Key resident Bob Stahlschmidt wrote a Guest Commentary about solving parking problems in the Village. Stahlschmidt discussed the Mira Mar Neighborhood rights-of-way permit parking as part of the solution. Stahlschmidt went on to say, he was told, the […]

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Siesta Key Sheriff’s Report November 14-December 20, 2017

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There were a total of 31 crimes reported on the Key between 11/14-12/20/17 11/18/17 Stolen Vehicle 200 Block Canal Rd. A woman reported her white 2010 Nissan Altima stolen.  She had parked the car in the market parking lot overnight and found it missing upon her return in the morning. She explained that the car […]

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