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Photo Gallery

June 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

The faces may change every month in our photo gallery, but the smiles never do!  Everyone Loves Siesta Key Beach, especially now since it has been named the #1 Beach again by Dr. Beach!  Please remember to keep our beach clean so others can enjoy its beauty.  Take responsibility of your trash and leave the […]

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Photo Gallery

April 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

With temperatures dropping around the country… Spring Break 2017 meant everyone heading south to enjoy the warm weather at Siesta Key Beach!  Photos by Sarasota Photography/ Jaye Clements                             

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Photo Gallery

February 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

This is how locals & Snowbirds enjoy our Florida winters!  Siesta Key beach our very own Winter Wonderland!   Our beautiful beach sand reminds me of the snow, minus the cold…  (Photos by Sarasota Photography/Jaye Clements)  Thanks to island resident, Mike Consentino, residents and visitors were able to take some perfect tropical Christmas pics…     […]

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Photo Gallery

January 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

Winters in Sarasota are wonderful! Beautiful weather at Siesta Key beach! Here are a few of our locals and visitors enjoying the beach…  Photos by Sarasota Photography / Jaye Clements                         

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Night of Awards

Night of Awards

February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

The Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce 2014 Annual Report and Awards Banquet Message from Board Chair – Alana Tomasso 2014 was a year of change, growth and achievements. We welcomed our new Executive Director, Debra Lynn-Schmitz, in March. While still learning about our Chamber (to quote Debra, “if you’ve seen one chamber, you’ve seen one […]

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Beach Road mediation case could impact some coastal properties

Beach Road mediation case could impact some coastal properties

February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

By Roger Drouin The 7,429-square-foot property at 162 Beach Road has become famous—at least among nearby neighbors. That’s because two separate owners of the parcel have tried on four different occasions to build a residential structure in recent years, and were subsequently turned down by the County Commission each time. The property, and an adjacent […]

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February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

What’s not to like about our weather?  Forecast for February: Avg. High: 74°F ~ Avg. Low: 54°F.  We had many visitors to our island for January.  Come take a look and see if you made it onto the pages of our SIESTA SAND … Following photos by: Jaye Clements / Sarasota Photography, unless otherwise stated.   […]

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Off Key

Off Key

February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

By Bob Frederickson  From Winston Churchill to Woody Guthrie Looking Behind the Numbers Remember State Attorney General Pam Bondi’s campaign ad this past fall touting her office’s successful efforts to shut down the pill mills that had taken root like kudzu across the state in recent years? The impression left by the ad was one […]

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Siesta Key Association Meeting Notes

February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

By Diana Colson Community Reports – Sheriff’s Office Since this was First Responder Appreciation Week, Sgt. Scott Osborne was acknowledged by SKA for his outstanding contribution to the community. Once again, Sgt. Osborne was pleased to report that there had been no real crime trends. A couple of Kayaks had been stolen at the south end of the […]

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Siesta Key Artist, Jan Metzler

Siesta Key Artist, Jan Metzler

February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

By Diana Colson  Artist Jan Metzler and her husband, Don, have been Siesta Key residents for 27 years. Early in her career, she focused on entering juried art festivals. This focus has allowed her to make an excellent living doing what she loved, which is painting in oils, and later in watercolors. A native of […]

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Captain's Fishing Report for February

Captain’s Fishing Report for February

February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

Captain Klopfer, Adventure Charters 941-371-1390 http://fishingsiestakey.com  February is the last month of winter here in Sarasota. There will be days when it feels like spring is in the air. But, weather patterns will still be unstable, and fishing will follow suit. Being flexible and understanding how weather affects fish behavior will be the key to […]

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Off Islands

Off Islands

February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

By Rodger Skidmore The Sands of Time They say that as you grow older, time seems to pass more quickly. The evidence is always before us: it seems there is a full moon every three weeks, each year there is less time between Thanksgiving and Christmas and the sand on one Sarasota beach or another […]

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