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25 min ago | YourObserver
This week we went in the kitchen at Roessler's Restaurant as chef and owner Klaus Roessler prepares Crepes Suzette, a dessert invented in 1894 that Roessler has served tableside at his restaurant since it opened.
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A Bradenton man has been charged in connection with multiple locker room thefts at two Crunch Fitness locations, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office reports.
1 hr ago | Customer Interaction Solutions
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 23--SARASOTA After leading the Sarasota's flagship healthcare company for a decade, Gwen MacKenzie is leaving her job as president and CEO of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System.
4 hrs ago | YourObserver
Legislators have scrapped $100 million in funding for transportation projects from the state's budget - a move that may make expediting improvements to the intersection of Interstate 75 and University Parkway more difficult.
8 hrs ago | Market Wire
WHAT: 36th Annual Siesta Fiesta WHEN: April 26 & 27, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm WHERE: Ocean Boulevard & Beach Road in Siesta Key Village, Siesta Key Navigational Address: 5124 Ocean Boulevard, Sarasota, FL 34242 WHY: To Support the Arts, the Siesta Key Association and the Local Community ADMISSION : Free and open to the public WEBSITE: ... (more)
The sale was the highest transaction recorded on Bird Key since January 2008, when the home at 643 Mourning Dove Drive sold for $6.9 million.
City of Sarasota commissioners will meet with county commissioners Tuesday for another round of talks related to a proposed downtown homeless shelter.
The Garbage Men, a local band known for their recycled instruments, teach kids how to make shakers out of used bottles Saturday, at Whole Foods.
Siesta Key residents worried about a barge sucking sand off the coast of the barrier island can rest easy.
Westbound University Parkway on the Manatee-Sarasota county line is blocked after a traffic crash Tuesday morning, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
Gone are the days of having to put up with a flimsy, air bubbled screen protector on iPhone.
The Suncoast Science Center, which is part of the foundation's STEM Education Opportunity program, will provide educational opportunities for Sarasota County students and members of the community.
Welcome to Sarasota Magazine's Retail Therapy blog, where writer Tatyana Sharoubim will be be sharing her favorite local fashion and home decor picks.
The Florida Department of Transportation will be holding a public hearing May 1 to unveil its designs for pedestrian islands on Bee Ridge Road.
The Manatee Chamber of Commerce invites the public to a breakfast and informative meeting about the Modern Pentathlon World Cup Finals, with former Congresswoman Katherine Harris, from 7:45 to 9 a.m., April 22, at the Manatee Chamber of Commerce, 4215 Concept Court, Lakewood Ranch.
Sarasota Police officers found a woman with a bullet wound in her head before 6 a.m. today, at the intersection of Orange Avenue and 9th Street.