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“Honk, Venice Theatre

DUCK, DUCK… HONK! Review by Dave Sullivan This was the opening weekend for HONK on the main stage at the Venice Theatre in Venice, Florida and it was a family affair to say the least.…

New England Tour

We're getting ready to head out on our New England Tour this summer, bask in the seafood capitals of the East Coast, learn how to say lobstah and meet lots of friendly people. Along with…

Florida to Become Hemp Capital

Florida to Become Hemp Capital "Across the state, farmers, processors, and innovators have been waiting for a green light. Some are ready to return century-old family land to farm again, revitalize citrus operations, build processing…

“Race” @ Venice Theatre

Review by Dave O'Sullivan HIGHLY CHARGED This was the opening weekend for the controversial and highly anticipated David Mamet stage play RACE being performed on the Pinkerton stage at the Venice Theatre in Venice, Florida…

Mote Battles Endangered Coral Reefs

Mote battles unprecedented threat to Florida’s coral reefs New research results, expanded restoration efforts target stony coral tissue loss outbreak Florida’s coral reefs are facing an unprecedented, deadly and rapidly spreading coral disease outbreak —…

Local Hungry Children

Editors Note: Over 50% of children in Sarasota qualify for Federal food subsidies. Last year All Faiths Food Bank served over 2.6 million meals to local children over the summer. By Elodie McCartney Ward -All…

Sarasota Chalk Festival 2019

APRIL 5-7, 2019 Burns Square, downtown Sarasota"Back at its original location with the artists from all over the world"  NOVEMBER 15-18, 2019 Garden of Wonders, Venice Airport, Venice Island"A tribute to the marvels of the…

Sarasota Fraudsters

Sarasota FraudstersIMG Director accused of taking $470K to take tests for college entrance exams.Sarasota Pharmacy owner agrees to pay back $775,000 in Medicare billings and kickbacks. School employee charged with charging $75K on school credit…

Florida Bill Funds Red Tide Mitigation

Bill filed to support Florida Red Tide Mitigation & Technology Development Initiative led by Mote Marine Laboratory Today, Florida House Representative and Majority Whip Michael Grant (District 75) sponsored House Bill 1135 to establish the…