Month: August 2013

City Pizza – A Southern Italian Restaurant

by Jaye Clements Fresh tomatoes, garlic & basil are just a few of the fresh ingredients in authentic Italian cuisine…  “All fresh ingredients” are the key to great homemade Italian food says Frank, owner of City Pizza.  His wife and Read More

Island Chatter

Beverly Arias Director Siesta Key Association Last month, the Siesta Key Association did not hold its regular meeting because it fell on the July 4th holiday.  On that Independence Day holiday, our Florida summer rainy season delivered its expected Read More

Beach Reads

“The Ocean at the End of the Lane” by Neil Gaiman c.2013, William Morrow                     $25.99 / $27.99 Canada                      181 pages Your mother loves to reminisce. “Remember when…” she says before launching into some often-embarrassing story about something that happened years Read More

Who’s Playing Tonight?

An Interview with Sandi Grecco By: Mike Sales I recently read an article that listed Sarasota as having the 6th largest per-capita concentration of professional musicians. The list of talented players is long, but when you ask about really good Read More

Bill Schustik – An American Troubadour

By Diana Colson A remarkable artist lives here in Sarasota: a creative historian, musician, and folklorist with a passion for America’s past. Bill Schustik is his name, and he has been on a lifetime adventure performing all over the world Read More

Soulful Advice from Donnarose

Donnarose Melvin is a professional psychic, medium and energy healer, whose pleasure is to assist clients worldwide. She incorporates knowledge from her degree in psychology, along with her clairvoyant, clairaudient, clairsentient and empathic gifts to guide her clients towards peace Read More