Tag: Siesta Key Newspaper

Off Islands

By Rodger Skidmore The Sands of Time They say that as you grow older, time seems to pass more quickly. The evidence is always...

Who’s Playing Tonight?

By Mike Sales It seems like an accomplishment of sorts that this column has nearly completed its 2nd year in the Siesta Sand Newspaper…I...

Off Islands

By Rodger Skidmore  Seek, and ye shall find – Luke 11:9 / Matthew 7:7 / Google 3.0 One nice thing about Google is that...

Photo Gallery

According to AccuWeather.com, January’s lows will be around 52°F with highs anywhere between 66°F – 80°F.  That should be welcome news for our northern...

Out-of-Door Academy Turns 90

By Diana Colson The Out-of-Door School was established in 1924. Renamed The Out-of-Door Academy in 1977, it celebrates its 90th year of continuous operation....

Beach Weddings

Phil & Emma’s Love Story by Jaye Clements On a picturesque, Friday afternoon, Phil & Emma exchanged vows on the beautiful powdery white sands...

Looking into the Crystal Ball

By Diana Colson In a town that abounds with dazzling fundraisers, the CRYSTAL BALL emerges as an event that is both delightful and affordable....

Wastewater Update on the Key

It will take four phases of construction work to decommission an aging wastewater plant. By Roger Drouin At the end of Shadow Lawn Drive,...

Island Chatter

By Diana Colson Community Reports:  Code Enforcement: John Lally is still hard at work on illegal rentals.  Beach Improvements Update: Brad Gaubatz, AIA LEED...

Soulfully Yours Donnarose

Q:  Dear Donnarose, my fondest memories are during the winter holidays. However, most of the people who shared my memories are deceased. So it’s no...

Island Chatter

Siesta Key Association meeting notes By Diana Colson COMMUNITY REPORTS: Sheriff’s Office— Sgt. Scott Osborne reported “Avenida De Mayo is a hot area: several...