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Arts on the Horizon!

Arts on the Horizon!

February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

Complied by Jaye Clements Visit some of our art exhibits around town this month… and discover the arts at night, in Downtown Sarasota…. First Friday is along Palm Ave, Second Friday is in the Burns court area and the 3rd Friday at Towles Court…. Reflections – Longboat Center for the Arts ~ a division of Ringling College […]

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Arts on the Horizon!

Arts on the Horizon!

October 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

Complied by Jaye Clements Let’s headline with this month’s sure to please “RIAF” Ringling International Arts Festival! The Festival has quite an impressive line-up this year… (See the link below RIAF – Oct 15 to 18) There’s something for the whole family to take in, like Intergalactic – Nemesis http://www.ringling.org/events/intergalactic-nemesis a ticket to the show includes […]

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Arts on the Horizon!

Arts on the Horizon!

May 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Jaye Clements As season officially winds down, there are still plenty of  events taking place around town.  Below are some highlights of what you can expect. May 1 to 31 – Hero the Musical at the Asolo – Playwright Aaron Thielen and songwriter Michael Mahler collaborate to produce a musical show consisting of real life […]

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Legacy of Valor Films

Legacy of Valor Films

May 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Diana Colson The Sarasota Film Festival provided audiences with amazing windows into the world. Especially remarkable were the LEGACY OF VALOR films presented in partnership with the Patterson Foundation. LEGACY OF VALOR proved to be an unforgettable program of films examining the combat and post-combat experiences of American soldiers from WWI through Iraq and […]

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Arts on the Horizon!

Arts on the Horizon!

April 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Jaye Clements Another month of great line-ups.  See what’s in store for April…     April 1 @ 8pm – at the Van Wezel – Mandy Patinkin: Dress Casual with Paul Ford on Piano.  http://www.vanwezel.org/ …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… April 1 to April 19 – at the Venice Theatre – Five Guys Named Moe (a musical) A […]

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Arts on the Horizon

Arts on the Horizon

March 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Jaye Clements March is filled with concerts, art exhibits, plays, and celebrity entertainers.  With so much to see be sure to take in some of the wonderful entertainment available.   Below are some highlights of what’s coming on the horizon. Mar 1, 4pm to 9pm – Family Night – The Science of Art – South Florida Museum. Create […]

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Fishing Forecast for March

Fishing Forecast for March

March 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Captain Klopfer Adventure Charters / 941-371-1390 http://fishingsiestakey.com March is a great month to fish on Siesta Key.  It is the first month of spring, both on the calendar and outside.  The list of available species is long; snook, redfish, trout, pompano, cobia, king and Spanish mackerel, sheepshead, flounder, snapper, grouper, jack crevelle, and sharks […]

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Arts on the Horizon

Arts on the Horizon

February 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Jaye Clements Something new at the Ringling Every Friday and Saturday, 10:30am to noon – Garden tours at the Bayfront Gardens.  A guided tour of the incredible grounds at the Ringling!  You’ll learn about their interesting living collections.  Wear comfortable shoes, the tour covers about a mile! $20 (Weather permitting) …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… February 1, 6:30pm – The Opera Gala […]

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Sarasota news

Up & Down the Trail

January 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Stan Zimmerman Half-billion up for grabs In what is likely to be the biggest financial decision of the decade, city and county commissioners in late January will hear the recommendations of an ad hoc committee on whether or not to perpetuate the downtown Sarasota Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA). The agency was established in 1986 […]

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Who's Playing Tonight?

Who’s Playing Tonight?

January 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

An interview with “Democracy” lead singer Damie Caines by Mike Sales About six or seven years ago, when I was still fairly new to the area, I’d met up with some of my restaurant friends on Anna Maria Island, after a gig, to go listen to music, chat and unwind. The sign outside of the […]

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Arts on the Horizon

Arts on the Horizon

January 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Jaye Clements January 1 to May 30 – Sarasota’s Season of Sculpture at Bay Island Park – Season VII– A number of beautiful pieces line the Sarasota Bayfront. Talk a stroll along the sidewalk to view these large works of art!  Eight regional, national and international renowned artists and eighteen sculptures are on display […]

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Siesta Key News Round Up

Siesta Key News Round Up

January 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Stan Zimmerman Former SKA head pleads guilty to political dirty trick Robert Waechter is now a felon, pleading guilty in circuit court to breaking election laws and impersonating another person with the intent to harass. The case began when Waechter, a former president of the Siesta Key Association, bought a pre-paid debit card and […]

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