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Moonlight Movies on Siesta Key Beach

Moonlight Movies on Siesta Key Beach

January 1, 2018 | Comments (0)

 Enjoying a movie at the drive-in is one thing, seeing one on America’s number one beach, while laying or sitting under the stars on the soft white sand, with the quiet waves of the Gulf of Mexico rolling up the shoreline, is quite another. More than 100 residents and tourists enjoyed the movie E.T., The […]

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Siesta Beach Concessions: A True Juggling Act

Siesta Beach Concessions: A True Juggling Act

December 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Trebor Britt   Entrepreneur and Siesta Beach concession owner, Warren Labonté, continuously juggles staff, merchandise and services to help visitors receive a seamless and enjoyable experience on America's number one beach. It's a bit more difficult than just keeping three balls in the air, as the complete satisfaction of our wonderful visitors lies in […]

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August Island Girl

August Island Girl

August 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

This month’s island girl hails from the west coast; Glendale, California. Paige enjoys gaming (Zelda is her all-time favorite), good food and modeling. She paints with acrylics and has some of her artwork hanging in a gallery in Lakeland. She’s also built her own computer from scratch. She currently works as a freelance model/brand ambassador […]

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Seagulls and Volleyballs sail through the air on Siesta Beach

Seagulls and Volleyballs sail through the air on Siesta Beach

August 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Trebor Britt     More than 750 Pro, Amateur and Junior beach volleyball players participated in the final "Dig The Beach Volleyball Series" tournament of the season on spectacular Siesta Beach. Over $4000 of prize money was awarded to top men's and women's Pro Division winners. Adult and Junior players each have their choice of […]

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Science Has Crowned This the Most Perfect Beach in America

June 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Jacqueline Ronson It takes many millions of years to make the world's best sand Stephen Leatherman loves beaches. “I love waves; I love the salty air; I love seafood; I love fishing, boating, body boarding, riding the waves — just about everything about it,” he tells Inverse. As a geologist and coastal scientist, Leatherman […]

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Parking in 12 Beach Road spaces to be restricted from midnight to 5 a.m.

Parking in 12 Beach Road spaces to be restricted from midnight to 5 a.m.

October 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com In late September, Sarasota County staff posted new signs at 12 parking spaces on Beach Road — adjacent to Siesta Public Beach Park picnic shelters — prohibiting the spaces’ use between midnight and 5 a.m. daily. That restriction was the 4-1 decision of the Sarasota County Commission in a Sept. […]

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Condominium residents seek elimination of 12 Beach Road parking spaces

Condominium residents seek elimination of 12 Beach Road parking spaces

June 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney www.SarasotaNewsLeader.com           Siesta Key condominium owners’ request for Sarasota County to eliminate 12 parking spaces on Beach Road — parallel to Siesta Public Beach — will be one agenda item the county’s Traffic Advisory Council (TAC) will consider at 2 p.m. on Monday, June 13, most likely […]

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