Thursday May 16
Capt. Cotton | Tarpon beginning to show up along Lido Key and Siesta Key
Fishing during the week of May 6 on my boat, the O'Fishall out of CB's Saltwater Outfitter's on Siesta Key, was steady.
Thursday May 16
Two teens arrested for beating at Siesta Key Beach
Roman and his co-defendant allegedly punched Prater several times and rendered him unconscious.
Mon May 13, 2013
Chris Brown purchases building at 1400 Main Street05/13/13 The...
Property investor Chris Brown purchased a two-story building at 1400 Main Street, at the corner of Main Street and S. Pineapple Avenue.
Thu May 09, 2013
Photo of the Week - Crystal Clear at Siesta Key Beach
Feeling like the impending heat of summer is a bit of a drag? Don't worry, because Florida offers the most refreshing way to beat that heat.
Celebrate Mother's Day in Sarasota
Mother's Day is the perfect time to treat the moms, grandmas, sisters and aunts in your life! Celebrate the holiday, which falls on Sunday, May 12 this year, by enjoying a delicious meal at a favorite restaurant in Sarasota.
News Briefs05/09/13 City settles State Street Sunshine complaint;...
City settles State Street Sunshine complaint The city has entered a settlement with Citizens for Sunshine that allows the city to move ahead with a State Street public garage project.
Mon May 06, 2013
Three men severely injure man on Siesta Key Public Beach
The three suspects reportedly frequent the Payne Park area. Anyone with information is asked to call detective Kim McGrath at 861-4928, or Crime Stoppers at 366-8477 The Sarasota Sherriff's Office is seeking help in identifying three white males who were involved in an aggravated battery of a man around 12:45 a.m. this morning, at the Siesta Key ... (more)
Sarasota deputies seek 3 in beating of teen on Siesta Key
The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is looking for information on three suspects investigators say beat and seriously injured a teenager early Monday on Siesta Key, according to a news release.
Thu May 02, 2013
Capt. Rick Grassett's fishing report
Anglers fishing with me on my Action Craft flats skiff the Snook Fin-Addict, out of CB's Saltwater Outfitters on Siesta Key, caught and released trout, flounder and Spanish mackerel in Sarasota Bay and snook and bluefish in the ICW at night near Venice on lures and flies during the past week.
Moments in Time
Nine-month-old Billy Herb appeared quite impressed with the "Best of Show Award" given to his parents, Bill and Leslie, during Siesta Fiesta.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Dr. Beach names Siesta Key Beach in top six beaches in...
In a list of the top six beaches in Florida, published in the Guardian , Stephen Leatherman listed Siesta Key Beach.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Capt. Grassett's fishing report
Anglers fishing with me on my Action Craft flats skiff the Snook Fin-Addict, out of CB's Saltwater Outfitters on Siesta Key, caught and released snook, reds, trout and flounder in Sarasota Bay, snook, reds and trout in Gasparilla Sound and snook and bluefish in the ICW at night near Venice on lures and flies during the past week.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
For Sale: Ralph Twitchell House
As co-founder of the Sarasota School of Architecture, Ralph Twitchell was one of the town's most important architects-ever. One of his homes has just come on the market, and with a little tweaking it could be, if not a masterpiece, at least a real cool house.
Is the 'Best Florida Beach Bar' in Sarasota?
Could Florida's best beach bar be right here in Sarasota? Several area establishments are in the running for this year's "Best Florida Beach Bar" crown, as chosen by readers of floridabeachbar.com . Voting in the online contest runs through April 30.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Freddy's Frozen Custard opens first Florida store in Bradenton
Freddy's Florida frenzy of frozen custard begins today as the Wichita, Kan.-based chain opens its first Sunshine State restaurant.
Maio files first finance report for 2014 election04/22/13 Sarasota...
Sarasota County Commission candidate Alan Maio filed the first finance report of the 2014 general election April 11, with more than $51,000 in campaign contributions since Jan.