I arrived at Pacific Rim a student and hoped within an hour or two I would leave a Sushi master. As I entered the dining room with my dining partner, Mark Huber, I knew he and I would soon taste whatever creations I made. The pressure was mounting.
Sarasota city commissioners plan to vote this week on a proposed ordinance that would restrict panhandling on Sarasota streets. The Sarasota City Commission reviewed a proposed ordinance this week that requires two separate votes in order to be adopted. City leaders agreed to vote on the ordinance at a special meeting next week, and they [...]
ERIN MCWHORTER Contributing Columnist ERIN@lbknews.com Welcome to the first installment of Longboat Key News’ guest columnist and Key foodie Erin McWhorter. Read in coming weeks as Erin visits area culinary hotspots and offers healthy eating tips and observations. The food the table next to you ordered looks so beautiful and well presented. The diner [...]
Today’s buyer of million dollar properties and visitors from afar on vacation does not want the first introduction as they drive from the airport to be the three Charles Mansons and one Charles Mansonette who hold up a sign at U.S. 41 and the Ringling Bridge Causeway saying, “I am a sociopath, God Bless…”
A bloom of Karenia brevis, the Florida red tide organism, persists alongshore of southwest Florida, with the highest concentrations detected so far this week alongshore of Charlotte County and offshore of Lee County. Very low to medium concentrations were also detected alongshore of Sarasota County and very low to low concentrations were detected in the [...]