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Siesta Key Chamber’s events list ever growing

Siesta Key Chamber’s events list ever growing

April 24, 2018 | Comments (0)

By Roger Drouin The Easter Egg Hunt on Siesta Key this March was a big hit, says Ann Frescura, Executive Director of the Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce, which organized the event. “We had 150 children registered, and everyone really enjoyed it,” Frescura says. During the behind-the-scenes preparation leading up to the event, Frescura’s office […]

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Siesta Key Chamber Volunteer Trolley Tour 2017

Siesta Key Chamber Volunteer Trolley Tour 2017

November 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Chamber would like to thank Siesta Trolley, Best Western Plus, Tropical Beach Resort, Midnight Cove II, Siesta Sunset Royale, Peppertree Bay, The Inn on Siesta Key and Rent Siesta Now for their hospitality in hosting 25 Chamber volunteers on their annual accommodation tour.  Chamber volunteer accommodation tours are an invaluable means of advertising each […]

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Chamber turns down Seafood & Music Festival invitation

Chamber turns down Seafood & Music Festival invitation

August 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney                 When the Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce conducted its quarterly meeting for members in May, Bill Kinney of Paragon Fine Art Festivals had a spot on the agenda to talk about his second Siesta Beach Seafood & Music Festival, set for Dec. 2-3 on Siesta Public Beach.                 The inaugural […]

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Siesta Key Chamber Annual Awards Dinner

Siesta Key Chamber Annual Awards Dinner

March 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

SKCC Annual Awards Dinner – January 27, 2017   NEW BOARD MEMBERS Maria Bankemper, Stephanie Brown, Helene Hyland, Commissioner Al Maio, Mason Tush BOARD SERVICE APPRECIATION Kay Kouvatsos, Keith Martin, Bob Shaffer, Brad Stewart, Aledia Tush AWARD RECIPIENTS                           SHARON CUNNINGHAM VISITORS CENTER […]

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Siesta Key Round Up

January 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney www.SarasotaNewsLeader.com Members of religious group disrupting Drum Circle Members of a religious group from north Florida have been antagonizing participants during recent gatherings of the Drum Circle on Siesta Public Beach. On Nov. 20, for example, men in the group used a bullhorn to address Drum Circle participants. Sgt. Jason Mruczek of […]

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siesta key village association

Siesta Key Village Association to be merged into Siesta Chamber as of Dec. 31

December 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com A merger years in the making became reality in early November, when members of the Siesta Key Village Association (SKVA) voted unanimously to merge the organization into the Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce. The goal is “to enhance the overall representation and relations between the north and south ends of […]

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