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Archive for April, 2010

04/30/2010

Take Out the Trash Day

Riders up! Discovered a great new workout, just in time for summer: wading into waist-deep water at the beach, then “running” parallel to the shore. Vigorous enough to get the blood flowing, without that pesky bone-on-bone knee pain.   Also discovered the new layout for St. Armands Circle. It must’ve been a long winter because…when […]

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04/26/2010

Cheeseburger in Paradise

You can thank Duffy’s Tavern on Anna Maria for this week’s blog topic. Duffy’s burgers got some ink in the New York Times a while back, and since then the place has been in CCB’s crosshairs. Saturday we finally got out there, and the burger doesn’t disappoint: Sort of a cross between restaurant hamburger and […]

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04/19/2010

Shards

Ah, the first-annual Eff That Guy Party for Lefty. A success in so many ways.   …so many ways I really can’t talk about here. For so many reasons. Just to summarize: We gave attendees the opportunity to take their aggressions with various, um, smashing-oriented activities—all of which were wildly popular. Hopefully a few pictures […]

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04/13/2010

Row On

  If you haven’t heard: A) Sarasota was recently named the best place to retire and row by rowingandsculling.com. B) There are plans afoot to create a world-class rowing destination at Nathan Benderson Park (centered on the big lake just south of University Parkway and west of I-75).   Just how far these plans have […]

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04/5/2010

Easter Beer Hunt 2010!

The tradition continues… Hmm… (CCB insisted that we not mow the lawn before Easter, so I made sure to take full advantage of the tall weeds.)   Got one!   Where oh where…   There it is! I spy with my little eye…something green and beery. Speaking of beer: roller derby. Finally got myself out […]

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