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Archive for May, 2011

05/26/2011

Photo of the Week: Tricolored Heron

Photograph by Nebel Photography. We’re kicking off our Photo of the Week series with this regal tri-colored heron–who happens to have just caught his dinner. Isn’t he beautiful?

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05/19/2011

Impressions of Ringling’s “Beyond Bling”

I fully admit that when I RSVPed to the media preview of the Ringling Museum of Art’s Beyond Bling: Voices of Hip-Hop in Art, I was skeptical. Beyond Bling is billed as a celebration of hip-hop and a conversation about how it affects all aspects of our contemporary culture, and I wondered about that. Hip-hop? […]

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05/11/2011

Cooking at Selby: An Edible Tour

What do you get when you combine botanical gardens with a classically trained chef who has a passion for local, seasonal food? You get Selby Gardens’ “Cooking with Herbs” class—an edible tour of Selby’s full-to-the-brim herb garden that culminated in a cooking demonstration/tasting. Selby Gardens’ charming bay view. Led by Chef Maryna Frederiksen, the executive […]

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05/6/2011

Graduation at Sarasota’s Ringling College

For the first time, students in Ringling College’s Game Art and Design program, launched in 2007, will be donning the cap and gown. They gathered with the Computer Animation students last Saturday to present their senior theses, a display of Pixar-quality short films and jaw-dropping video game demos. Friends and family packed into the Neel […]

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05/3/2011

Takeout Treasures

We loved writing all the foodie features in our April Food & Wine issue. In fact, several of them, like our Gulf seafood story, inspired us to sharpen our knives and get into the kitchen ourselves. But let’s face it, some nights just beg for takeout—and lucky for us, Sarasota has a plethora of great […]

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