Take a two-hour trip through time with the Historical Society of Sarasota County and historian Sue Blue who will guide you through downtown Sarasota as it used to be. Both visitors and locals will enjoy experiencing downtown in the days of John Ringling — before the high-rises and condos — and come away more connected to the rich history of our city.
GOP Chairman Jim Greer will be stepping down in wake of criticism regarding how he handled the party's finances, State Lawmakers meet March 2nd to begin their 60 legislative session, critics of Florida's class size amendment want to stop that amendment in its tracks, a Florida Senator says the Florida Republican Party has issued credit cards to state senators, and a Hillsborough County middle school student pleads guilty of sexually assaulting a football teammate.
A Florida Senator says the Florida Republican Party has issued credit cards to state senators, and a Hillsborough County middle school student pleads guilty of sexually assaulting a football teammate. An in-depth feature on out of the way dining spots for Valentine's Day.
Eleonora Lvov, internationally acclaimed concert pianist will perform Chopin's Concerto #1 with The Venice Symphony on Feb 26 at 8pm and Feb 27th at 4pm and 8pm at The Church of The Nazarene. Tickets available at www.venicesymphony.org
FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition in Science and Technology), a not-for-profit, will host its FIRST Tech Challenge Florida Championship at the University of South Florida’s Campus Recreation Center (4202 East Fowler Avenue) on Saturday, February 27. Opening ceremonies start at 10:00 a.m; qualifying matches run from 10:30 a.m.- 3:45 p.m. This family event is free and open to the public.
This museum members trip visits the haunts of Abraham Rattner in the Hamptons and Greenwich Village. The tour includes visits to the Pollock-Krasner House, Guild Hall, the Parrish Museum and Green River Cemetery in the Hamptons. A food and culture tour with a visit to the New Museum of Contemporary Art and Chaim Gross Studio will highlight activities in Greenwich Village.