Monday Sep 8
SARASOTA-Siesta Chamber to host disaster preparation meeting
Topics will include pre-hurricane preparedness, such as: how to set up a hurricane plan and what kind of supplies to keep ready in case of a hurricane, and post-hurricane information such as what to do after a disaster and how to re-enter the Key. Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce is hosting the infosession with help from Sarasota County Emergency Management, St. Boniface Episcopal Church, Siesta Key Village Association and the Siesta Key Association.
Monday Sep 8
Commission to discuss surplus property
The Sarasota County Commission will hear updates tomorrow on surplus properties and vote on holding a public hearing for terminating a parking improvement district on Siesta Key. Surplus property information will soon be more accessible to the county and the public on a database, according to a memo from the Public Works department.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Discover Siesta Key at Hidden Harbor, with stunning views of the bay and downtown Sarasota. Step back in time and enjoy all that this distinctive waterfront residence has to offer.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
SARASOTA-SKA to plan more social outings
After a suggestion from a member at the August meeting, the Siesta Key Association board has decided to plan more social gatherings for its members. Currently, the association meets all together once a year for an annual breakfast.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
in the Kitchen with: Cafe Gabbiano
This week we went in the kitchen at Cafe Gabbiano with owner Marc Grimaud and chef Paolo DeCosta as he prepares their signature Allen Brothers filet with wild mushroom and truffle pate sauce paired with a parmesan risotto.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
SARASOTA-New crew takes over Village care
The new maintenance company, Buccaneer Landscape Management Inc., will offer more services than the previous firm, such as pressure washing sidewalks in Siesta Key Village.
Cool kids08/28/14 The St. Boniface Youth Group held an ice cream...
Cool kids The St. Boniface Youth Group held an ice cream social for families Sunday, Aug. 17, in Siesta Key Village.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
SARASOTA-County Commission approves speed limit reduction on Siesta
Citing public safety concerns, the Sarasota Count Commission voted to lower the speed limit on a stretch of Midnight Pass Road.
Longboat Key-Show organizer fights Circle park plan
Rose King and Cheri Schloerke look through Shekina Designs' hand-painted silk clothing at the 12th Annual St. Armands Winter Art Festival in January.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
County Commission convenes for August meeting
Sarasota County Commission will discuss the media production incentive rebate program, the Come As You Are homeless shelter and Sarasota County Area Transit tomorrow.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Tw-Ice as Nice08/21/14 Bob's Boathouse hosted an ALS Ice Bucket...
Tw-Ice as Nice Bob's Boathouse hosted an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and fundraiser event Tuesday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
County to hire consultant to review Big Pass dredge
Laird Wreford, the county coastal resources manager, said that as staff has worked on this project, they also recommend a focus on addressing landowner uses and the user effect on South Lido Park.
Traffic Advisory: Siesta road closed for sewer repair
Sarasota County contractor Stantec is working on an emergency sewer line repair, which has forced the closure of Mangrove Point Road on Siesta Key near Out of Door Academy.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Broward's Steve Esdale Asks US Attorney to Investigate Father's Mysterious Death
Steve Esdale has zero options left. For more than a decade, the stocky Weston contractor has been trying to drum up interest in the mysterious death of his father; for more than a decade, people have been ignoring him.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The Bradenton Times
Sunday Favorites: The Out-Of-Door School
Imagine spending your school days sipping lemonade under a blue sky. The sound of breaking waves accompanies your teacher's voice as she delivers the lesson of the day and study hall consists of light reading while lying in white sand with your feet submerged in the cool, blue Gulf.