Category Archives: Miscellaneous

  • Remarkable Images Show Scenes of Sarasota and the Ringling Bros. Circus in the 1940s

    Remarkable Images Show Scenes of Sarasota and the Ringling Bros. Circus in the 1940s Photographer Elizabeth Siegfried discovered 16mm film footage shot by her grandmother from 1927 to 1945. These scenes are now preserved forever in large-scale photographic prints. An exhibition, “CIRCUS!” will showcase these prints in November as part of Phillippi Estate Park’s 100th-anniversary […]

  • The Bijou Café Announces New Executive Chef

    The Bijou Café Announces New Executive Chef Chef Ryan Williams brings a wealth of experience working at fine dining establishments across the state. (Sarasota, Florida) J.P. Knaggs, owner of the award-winning Bijou Café  in Sarasota, recently appointed Ryan Williams as the restaurant’s new executive chef. Williams brings a wealth of restaurant experience to the position. […]

  • Remarkable Images Show Scenes of Sarasota and the Ringling Bros. Circus in the 1940s

    Remarkable Images Show Scenes of Sarasota and the Ringling Bros. Circus in the 1940s Photographer Elizabeth Siegfried discovered 16mm film footage shot by her grandmother from 1927 to 1945. These scenes are now preserved forever in large-scale photographic prints. An exhibition, “CIRCUS!” will showcase these prints in November as part of Phillippi Estate Park’s 100th-anniversary […]

  • We’re Not Broken Anymore—We’re Original!

    We’re Not Broken Anymore—We’re Original! The Broken Egg on Clark Road is one of the region’s favorite eateries. It’s changing its name—but that’s all.   (Sarasota, FL) The Broken Egg on Clark Road is hatching a new name—The Original Egg. Fans of the wildly popular breakfast and lunch eatery needn’t be concerned. Dawn Hair, the […]

  • Feel the Bern SRQ Presents “March and Rally For Bernie”

    Feel the Bern SRQ Presents “March and Rally For Bernie” Saturday, January 23 Ÿ 12:30- 4 p.m. Ÿ Downtown Sarasota A rally at the “Unconditional Surrender” statue in downtown Sarasota’s Island Park will be at 1 p.m.   (Sarasota, FL) Feel the Bern SRQ, a grassroots organization that supports and campaigns for presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, is hosting a […]

  • Onyx Development Group Recognized with the 2016 “Best Of Houzz” Awards

    Onyx Development Group Recognized with the 2016 “Best Of Houzz” Awards The Sarasota-based design and construction group has been awarded Best of Houzz in design and service for two consecutive years.   (Sarasota-Manatee) Onyx Development Group has taken the highest honors for design and service in Houzz’ rating of top home remodeling professionals—the 2016 Best of […]

  • June LeBell to Receive The Lifetime Achievement Award from the Broadcasters Club of Florida

    June LeBell to Receive The Lifetime Achievement Award from the Broadcasters Club of Florida   The Broadcasters Club of Florida will honor June LeBell, the first female announcer on a major commercial classical music station in the nation, with their prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award. LeBell currently hosts her own series, “June LeBell’s Musical Conversations,” on […]

  • Feel the Bern SRQ Announces March For Bernie 2

    Feel the Bern SRQ Announces March For Bernie 2 Saturday, February 27 Ÿ Noon – 4 p.m. Ÿ Downtown Sarasota A solidarity march will be followed by a rally at the “Unconditional Surrender” statue in downtown Sarasota’s Island Park at 1 p.m. Local organizations and groups are encouraged to register to participate.   (Sarasota, FL) Feel the Bern SRQ, […]

  • We Aren’t Smart About Money (Protecting Your Retirement)

    We Aren’t Smart About Money (Protecting Your Retirement) March 23, 3 – 4:30 p.m. Selby Auditorium at USF Sarasota-Manatee   Whether managing our money ourselves or entrusting it to financial professionals, most of us admittedly still have many questions about wealth management and retirement planning. What are my options? How do I preserve our nest […]

  • Ring in the New Year at Pier 22!

    Ring in the New Year at Pier 22! Spend a festive New Year’s Eve at Bradenton’s celebrated waterfront restaurant with inspired buffet feasts, bubbling champagne fountains, a colorful masquerade ball, DJs spinning favorite tunes, a photo booth and more.   (Bradenton, Florida) December 31st comes around just once a year, so why not celebrate it […]

  • Diane Lane Massage & Bodywork Presents Couples Massage Workshops

      Diane Lane Massage & Bodywork Presents Couples Massage Workshops November 28; December 7, 12; January 12, 30 Unwinding at the end of a stressful day with an effective and well-targeted massage from your loved one can make all the difference in your relationship. Massage for Parents Ÿ November 28 In this interactive workshop, parents will be shown […]

  • “Talk Scarves for the Thinking Woman” Wearable Art by Pat Kaufman

    “Talk Scarves for the Thinking Woman” Wearable Art by Pat Kaufman December 16-30 Ÿ; Stakenborg Fine Art Gallery This limited-edition series features thought-provoking scarves showcasing images and words from Pat Kaufman’s original works.   (Sarasota, FL) When is a scarf more than a scarf? When it’s one of artist Pat Kaufman’s “Talk Scarves,” a limited-edition series of thought-provoking […]