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The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee awarded an $18,000 grant to connect marine scientists in Israel with Mote to study difficult challenges currently faced by our oceans.
The bank robbery suspect who turned a gun on himself after a shoot-out Monday with Manatee County Sheriff's Office deputies, had earlier robbed a gas station and a convenience store in Sarasota, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office.
Lectric Limos, owned by Dennis Abbey, manufactures electric low-speed vehicles, including a pair used by the Tampa Police Department For months, John Moran has searched for a low-speed vehicle to transport people throughout the city without needing to be recharged.
When Church of Hope opened its new 250,000-square-foot facility in 2007, the congregation was ecstatic to begin its next chapter, yet while the rapidly expanding Sarasota, Florida ministry has successfully reached countless thousands in the years since, the church has grappled with a sound reinforcement system falling dramatically short of ... (more)
To celebrate the 75th anniversary of the publication of The Grapes of Wrath , Sarasota's Asolo Repertory Theatre will be featured at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., on a panel April 24 called "Steinbeck on Stage."
Each year more than 3,000 law enforcement officers carry the torch on a 1,500 mile relay through more than 60 Florida counties.
Actor Matt Dillon spoke to a packed crowd at Ringling College Wednesday night about his new project and his admiration for the work of Ringling's students.
For those familiar with the history of downtown Sarasota, an application to transform a Main Street establishment into a nightclub brings to mind the evolution of Ivory Lounge.
From its distasteful title to its even more distasteful plot, "Urinetown" seems almost consciously designed to be a show that won't appeal to the masses.
If the DaVinci Machines Exhibition in Bradenton has whet your appetite for information about Renaissance masters, you might want to head down to Sarasota this weekend Mark Rodgers, the curator of the DaVinci Machines Exhibition, will repeat his multi-media presentation "DaVinci and Michelangelo Side by Side" at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall on ... (more)
Eight years ago, a group of expatriate Chinese performers and visual artists formed Shen Yun in New York.
The plays are here! Florida Studio Theatre 's 2014 Young Playwrights Festival has begun.
A Sarasota man has been charged with DUI manslaughter, DUI with property damage, leaving the scene of a crash involving death and leaving the scene with property damage after a deadly accident early Wednesday morning, according to the Sarasota Police Department.
Homelessness consultant Robert Marbut's top choice for as a come-as-you-are regional homeless shelter, located at 1330 N. Osprey Ave., may be available to use sooner than the city originally thought.
This week we went in the kitchen at Duval's New World Cafe with operating partner Josh Halbrucker and chef Nils Tarantik as he prepares their Spice Rubbed Goldentile, a gulf-caught fish dish with shoestring vegetables, sweet soy glaze and crispy cellophane noodles.