Archive for May 1st, 2018

Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

Photos by Jaye Clements / Sarasota Photography Some of my favorite memories were made at the beach!  I’m always happy to see families and friends enjoying Siesta Key Beach and making memories!  Thanks for the smiles everyone!  I’m glad to be part of capturing those moments that will last a lifetime!

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Donnarose ~ Higher Living

Donnarose ~ Higher Living

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

   “There is no way to peace.  Peace is the way” ~ Mahatma Gandhi.  Quite often we hear ourselves or others say, “Why can’t I just be at peace,  I just want peace.  I’m tired of the drama and chaos and the hectic hustle and bustle.”  Lots of us say this as if we have […]

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Siesta Key's Island Girl

Siesta Key’s Island Girl

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

This month’s Island Girl is Vanessa. Siesta Beach is one of her all time favorite places on earth. She loves to participate in as many volleyball tournaments on America’s number 1 beach as possible. Anytime there’s a volleyball tournament along the incredible Gulf coastline, you’ll probably find Vanessa enjoying the sun, warm breeze and competitive […]

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Siesta Sounds

Siesta Sounds

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

Ren·ais·sance man noun a person with many talents or areas of knowledge    When Marc Mosby and the Instigators take the Beach Club stage for Cinco de Mayo, you’re going to hear some great music. Mostly reggae, some from very well known and much-covered international artists, plus though hard to distinguish from these giants, a […]

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off key news

Off Key

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

By Bob Frederickson From Reality ‘Clips’ to Boats at Risk… Manatee ‘Clips’ Sarasota, ‘Siesta Key’ Two shows with local ties debuted last year, the reality show “Siesta Key” set here on the island and the dark comedy ‘Claws’ based on the stranger-than-life predicaments faced by a colorful group of manicurists working at a nail salon […]

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Captain Jim Klopfer’s Siesta Key Fishing Report

Captain Jim Klopfer’s Siesta Key Fishing Report

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

   May is a transition month in Sarasota.  Although the calendar says it is still spring, by late May it will definitely feel like summer time.  Pelagic species such as king and Spanish mackerel will have migrated north, inshore fishing will be best early and late, and giant tarpon will invade the inshore Gulf of […]

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Bartender of the Month - Cage Unger

Bartender of the Month – Cage Unger

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

Blasé Café & Martini Bar 5263 Ocean Blvd, in Siesta Key Village 941-349-9822 www.theblasecafe.com Name of Bartender? Cabe Unger Hometown: Sarasota, Florida Q: What’s your bartending experience and how long have you worked at Blasé Café & Martini Bar? I am currently in my sixteenth year in the service industry. I’ve worked in dive college town […]

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32nd Annual "Run for the Turtles" on Siesta Key Beach

32nd Annual “Run for the Turtles” on Siesta Key Beach

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

By Trebor Britt More than 1,000 runners and walkers participated in the 32nd Annual Run for the Turtles on fabulous Siesta Beach. The run supports the Sea Turtle Conservation & Research Program at Mote Marine Laboratory and is the Program’s major fundraiser — it helps them help sea turtles! The event included a 1-mile fun […]

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Spacious living on the Bayou

Spacious living on the Bayou

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

By Roger Drouin    The 11 homes in Somerset Cove offer two unique features: a generous 2,757 square-foot layout and deeded boat docks.    In addition, the gated boating enclave on the north end of the Key has lush landscaping and heated pool overlooking Coconut Bayou, a natural bayou. In addition, the community is only […]

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Arts on the Horizon

Arts on the Horizon

May 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

By Rodger Skidmore Luciano Pavarotti was famous for singing O Solo Mio (My own sun)      Yes, Solo in Italian means “sun” while in English solo means “alone.” And in the art world “solo” means showing the work of an artist who is a star (sun), but not next to the work of any […]

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