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Sarasota Housing Market Begins to Bounce Back

Housing Market Begins to Bounce Back in May, But Still Down from Last Year SARASOTA, Fla. (June 22, 2020) – Housing data for May 2020 confirms another month of slowed market activity due to the…

Mote Marine Coral Restoration

Coral Restoration Takes Center Stage on World Oceans Day Mote Announces Plans for An Additional Coral Nursery and International Coral Gene Bank SARASOTA, Fla. — At a press conference earlier today in Islamorada, Mote Marine…

Tampa Bay Bucs

FIRST LOOK: Tom Brady Dons Buccaneer Uniform for First Time If it still didn’t feel real that quarterback Tom Brady is now a Buccaneer, maybe these pictures of him in multiple uniform combinations will help.…

Hurricane Season 2020 Busy

An extra-busy hurricane season may be particularly unwelcome this year, but a major weather forecasting service on Thursday announced an upward revision of its already pessimistic forecast. AccuWeather said it now expects up to 11 hurricanes this…

Dry Tortuga Nurse Sharks

Nurse Sharks Dry Tortuga's https://www.nps.gov/drto/learn/nature/nursesharks.htm Adult male nurse shark cruising the shallows. Wes Pratt, Mote Center for Shark Research Sharks range in lifestyle and demeanor from the fast, aggressive shortfin mako to the more relaxed…

Asolo New Online Engage Program

Asolo Repertory Theatre Announces New Online Platform: Asolo Rep Engage   Sarasota, FL -- Challenging times call for creative solutions. Asolo Rep announces Asolo Rep Engage, a new online platform that presents new ways for the…

Big Issues in Florida 2020

The Florida legislature is considering the following bills. ABORTION: In a major victory for abortion opponents, lawmakers passed a bill that would require parental consent before minors could have abortions. Florida law already requires parents…

Sarasota Bay Watch Replenishes Clams and Scallops

Clam Restoration Project in Sarasota Bay In 2016 Sarasota Bay Watch started a new shellfish restoration initiative focused on the southern hard shell clam.  The southern hard shell clam (Merceneria campechiensis) was once abundant in…