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the Bay Sarasota Phase 1

the Bay Sarasota is going before the City Commission on Monday September 16. Phase 1 will consist of 9-10 acres of the 53 total acres planned for the Bay Sarasota. It will be a place for all residence of Sarasota to enjoy the outdoors and the waterfront. There are no condos, apartments or homes this…

Where is the best city to retire ?

Baby Boomers are coming to Sarasota  -we all know that – but did you know we ranked number 1. The Financial education website  CreditDonkey.com  ranked Sarasota as the number 1 best city in the nation for retirees. They analyze data on community population, variety of housing, health care, cultural attractions and year round quality of life. Here…

Downtown Sarasota Arts and Culture ~ Save the Dates for these Annual Events

The 9th Annual Van Wezel Foundation Gala~ Feb 14. – Valentines Day with Galdys Knight. A great evening planned.. for tickets go to http://www.vwfoundation.org/Page.aspx?pid=297   The 22nd Annual Sarasota Festival of the Arts will be here February 20 and 21 ~ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm  both days. Location >  Main Street at Orange and to the South,…

Downtown Sarasota Bayfront News

Unconditional surrender or aka Kissing Sailor is here to stay for another 10 years. The Sarasota City Commisioners voted 3-2 to accept the risk of a potential copy right issue  and to let the statue stay. The City of Sarasota feels confident that Time Inc probably will not challenge the bayfront statue. Steward Johnson’s statue of Alfred Eisenstaedt’s  famous…