Archive for February, 2006

02/1/2006

Essential Oils

The epicenter of the blossoming Rosemary District has moved off Central to Fifth Street, where architects mix with Ringling students and cool octogenarians who demand good coffee, strong conversation-and upscale extra-virgin. After Kelly and Bill Kary opened the Sarasota Olive Oil Company in 2004 on Central Avenue, they often went for java at Sarasota Coffee […]

Read More >>
02/1/2006

Swan Song

At 77, confined to a wheelchair with Lou Gehrig’s disease, Marge Sokol’s birding days are behind her. But this intrepid adventurer, who, with her late husband, Bob, spent more than 25 years in search of new species, has a new catch-the first Lifetime Achievement Award from the Sarasota Audubon Society. The Sokols retired to Longboat […]

Read More >>
02/1/2006

Street Talk

Fat City Dining off the beaten track with Bob Ardren. There’s no more universal food than bread wrapped around something-what we call sandwiches. Be they breakfast, lunch or dinner, a snack in between or a survival ration to keep you fortified or even keep you alive, sandwiches are a recurring element in most of our […]

Read More >>
02/1/2006

Hot Stuff

We knew Southwest Florida was hot, but we didn’t know how hot until we read Marty Ambrose’s "You Sexy Thing" in this issue. Romance and mystery novelist Ambrose takes a light-hearted look at how women are redefining middle age, especially in our steamy, tropical region. From vampy versions of Samantha in Sex and the City […]

Read More >>
02/1/2006

Go-To Glamour

The item: This red leather Gucci handbag with double chain and logo web zipper pull is for the woman who doesn’t mind if her accessories demand attention on their own. Light-gold hardware accents the bold richness of the practical shape. $1,250. (Or choose the bag in luxurious ostrich for a little upcharge to $3,490.) You […]

Read More >>








<< Jan 2014 >>
MTWTFSS
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31 1 2