Stress and How it is Linked to IBS

Irritable Bowel Syndrome, also called IBS, is characterized by abdominal pain, cramping, bloating, gas, constipation, and diarrhea. Approximately one in five American adults have IBS. Women are more likely to experience symptoms, which usually begin…

Update Red Tide Break Out

Red Tide Status (December 28, 2017) A bloom of the Florida red tide organism, Karenia brevis, was observed from Sarasota to Lee counties in Southwest Florida. In Southwest Florida over the past week, Karenia brevis…

Mote Marine Starts Educational Series

To help adults become more ocean literate, Mote Marine Laboratory will launch the new course Endless Oceans: Marine Science 101 in January 2018. This lifelong learning course will offer 10 comprehensive, marine science classes. These…

Sarasota Bradenton Ferry Wants Your Input

SARASOTA BRADENTON FERRY MOVES FORWARD The Sarasota Bradenton Ferry launches website and social media to engage with the community, prepares for launch   The Sarasota Bradenton Ferry Co. has launched their website and Facebook page…

Venice Named Best Fall Beach Destination

The City of Venice has been named one of 12 Best Fall Beach Destinations in Florida by Trips to Discover, an online travel booking site. Trips to Discover had this to say about Venice: “A…

Ringling College of Art

The History of Ringling College of Art   The concept of founding the college originated from Dr. Ludd M. Spivey,[3] then president of Southern College, which was founded in 1856 in Lakeland, Florida, and is now called Florida…

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Sarasota Co Wants To Tax More

Sarasota County wants to add a NEW surtax on electricity, water, natural gas etc, that will drain taxpayers another $10 million dollars a year. You can let them know how you feel or you can…