Archive for June, 2018

Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery

June 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

Photos by Jaye Clements / Sarasota Photography     It’s summertime! Time to hit SK beach with family & friends… we are enjoying our lazy days of summer on Siesta Key!

Read More

Capt. Jim Klopfer’s Siesta Key Fishing Forecast for June 2018

Capt. Jim Klopfer’s Siesta Key Fishing Forecast for June 2018

June 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

June will find Sarasota beaches lined with anglers in search of the ultimate gamefish, tarpon, especially early in the month.  Catching these giants is really not complicated.  Rig a 25 lb spinning outfit with 36” of 80lb flourocarbon leader and a 5/0 hook, then position the boat 100 yards off the beach and cast a […]

Read More

seaweed salad

Notes from the Island Fishmonger

June 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

THE SUPERFOOD OF THE SEA    For those of you who are health conscious yet picky about your veggies and want to eat healthy yet still insist on only food that tastes good, I have good news for you. Kale is out and Seaweed is in! Seaweed is quickly becoming the new superfood because of […]

Read More

Sand Castles - A retirement community on the gulf

Sand Castles – A retirement community on the gulf

June 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

By Roger Drouin        Whispering Sands is located on the Gulf of Mexico and steps from the Village.    The community includes a total of 267 units, with 144 condo units situated in two towers directly on the beach. The grounds have a large natural lagoon, two swimming pools, clubhouse, and tiki hut. Whispering Sands is […]

Read More

Siesta Sounds

Siesta Sounds

June 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

By Charmaine Engelsman-Robins    If you love piano music of any style, you’ll love John Hetherington, Fridays at Flavio’s Brick Oven and Bar.    There are a lot of people for whom childhood piano lesson memories are, shall we say, “less than great.” They suffer through for as long as their parents insist, practice as […]

Read More

sarasota music festival

Arts on the Horizon

June 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

Music is busting out all over      Musical compositions are gems so June is dazzling, thanks to the Sarasota Music Festival, as old favorites and lesser known pieces are played by the Sarasota Orchestra, and by up and coming students of the invited faculty. Do you like Andre Previn’s dreamy, lush, sparkling mood pieces illuminating […]

Read More

siesta key bartender

Siesta Key Bartender of the Month

June 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

Congrats with a tip of the hat and highlight to KIM, who bartends at THE HUB BAJA GRILL, located at 5148 Ocean Blvd, in the Village.  KIM’S hometown is right here in Sarasota.  Here’s a light-hearted Q&A on KIM as our bartender of the month.    What’s your bartending experience and how long have you […]

Read More

Donnarose ~ Higher Living

Donnarose ~ Higher Living

June 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

         Welcome to the beginning of the second half of 2018.  How have things turned out regarding the intentions you set back in January?  For some of us, it may be a good time to reassess what happened in the first half of the year, and if needed, perhaps make a few […]

Read More

off key news

Off Key

June 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

By Bob Frederickson From Modern Quests to Support Animal Pets Tales of Brave Ulysses? I-4 was recently listed as the number one, single most dangerous highway in the nation, which comes as no surprise to anyone who has traveled along it in recent years. The roadway was of course built to quickly funnel as many […]

Read More