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Delectable Games

At the Table   |   Phil Lederer

Linger Lodge and Jack Dusty still do it the all-natural, Old Florida way.

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Body Mechanics

Body and Health   |   Phil Lederer

Replacing old parts and shoring up the weak spots.

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Cargo   |   Anna Rachel Rich

An exotic excursion within reach.

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Art of Tart

Pantry   |   Anna Rachel Rich

Autumnís scarlet starlet rolls in with the cooler weather, making bold cameos in the sweetest treats.

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Magic of the Musical

Culture City   |   Phil Lederer

Like moths to the flame, musicals draw us to the stage, but why?

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Using Tile at Home

Design Notebook   |   Ashley Farlow

Patterned Tile for a Wallpaper Effect

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First Look

Dress Code   |   Rochelle Nigri

You have finally bitten the bullet and set up an online dating profile. Long-term, short-term, boredom, only you know your end game. But if you think you may want a second date, then set the tone and knock it out of the park with what you wear to date num

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Personal Development

In Brief   |   Jacob Ogles

Itís hard to believe that 20 years ago Lakewood Ranch was just undeveloped ranch land.

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Rosemary Hall Way

In Studio   |   Anna Rachel Rich

Exploring creativity within the walls of Hall Architects.

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Stage Presence

Nest   |   Anna Rachel Rich

Expert tips to sell your home in less time for more money.

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Locally Brewed

On Tap   |   Phil Lederer

Itís no secret that this year has seen Sarasota and Bradenton dive full-force into the craft beer scene with multiple breweries opening shop and within a short period of time becoming entrenched in the cultural and economic landscape. Foodies and brewhead

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Repping the Asolo Rep

On Board   |   Jacob Ogles

Plenty of Sarasotans each yeaR enjoy the works put on stage by the talents at the Asolo Repertory Theatre, but a handful have devoted a more significant chunk of their own lives toward keeping the institution artistically relevant and financially strong.

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Open House Savvy

Shorelife   |   John Hardy

Rules of the Real Estate Road.

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Holiday Shopping Intentions
An estimated 140.1 million Americans will or may shop sometime during the holiday weekend this year, according to survey results released by the National Retail Federation, though a higher percentage than last year say they are waiting to see what deals are available before making a decision. Read More ›
International Tourism and Business
Whether it's loyal tourists or entrepreneurs, it can be the culture as much as the climate in Southwest Florida that brings people back for repeated or permanent stays. "A lot of destinations have beautiful and spectacular beaches, granted not as nice as ours," said Virginia Haley, president of Visit... Read More ›
North Port Talks Electronic Signs
North Port City Commission:  The board meets today to discuss provisions to the sign ordinance allowing changeable and electronic copy on billboards. The meeting begins tonight at 6pm at City Hall. Venice City Council: The board meets Tuesday to discuss a $277,000 contract with Intergraph to provide... Read More ›
Donte's Den Top Dog A Winner
Donte’s Den Foundation hosted its second annual Top Dog event that features a Westminster-like dog show to rave reviews. Marsha Panuce, founder of Donte’s Den, welcomed more than 250 guests, 75 dogs, and one very brave cat to the Sarasota Municipal Auditorium in October.  “We are... Read More ›
Blue Light Award
The Florida Airports Council (FAC) recently presented the 2014 Honorary Mark Winkelmann Blue Light Award to Richard “Rich” Ott, Airfield Facilities Supervisor at the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) at the FAC Facilities and Information Technology Conference in Lake Buena Vista,... Read More ›

Latest Post Staff Writer Phil Lederer was invited to serve as a judge for the annual Siesta Key Crystal Classic Master Sand Sculpting Competition from November 14-18. Phil has been covering the arts and culture and foodie beat since he began as an intern at SRQ Media and now continues his work as a full time staff […]

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Staff Writer Phil Lederer was invited to serve as a judge for the annual Siesta Key Crystal Classic Master...

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