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Archive for June, 2011

06/23/2011

Photo of the Week: It’s the Little Things

We love the tiny details that can be found everywhere around this city, especially these colorful flowers set in the sidewalks around Burns Court and downtown’s Main Street. Sometimes it’s the little things, right? Photo by Megan McDonald

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06/17/2011

Announcing Our Father’s Day Essay Contest Winner!

Congratulations to Amber Zelina, winner of our first-annual Father’s Day essay contest and a $100 gift card to Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar! Amber’s essay immediately won us over; you can read it below. My name is Amber Zelina, and I have chosen to sit down with my nine-year-old daughter, Angelina, and my seven-year-old […]

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06/16/2011

Photo of the Week: The Golden Hour

We love this photo of the Van Wezel during our favorite time of day: that hour of golden summer light; the stretch of time between late afternoon and early evening when the possibility of what’s to come that night is palpable. Photo by Nebel Photography

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06/10/2011

Sarasota Magazine’s Weekly Wrap-Up: June 10

Fleming’s famous mac and cheese was just the right side dish to accompany the new menu items. The new menu items at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar are a treat for the tastebuds. We’re not going to lie, we ate a lot: lobster and steak Cobb salads, mushroom ravioli, the chef’s-selection prix fixe menu […]

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06/7/2011

Announcing Our First Father’s Day Essay Contest!

Here’s our web editor, Megan, with her own dad, circa 1984. We love our dads—and we want to know why you love yours! In 350 words (or less), tell us what makes your father the best, and you could win a $100 gift certificate for dinner at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar for you […]

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06/1/2011

Photo of the Week: Beautiful Bloom

This week’s Photo of the Week–a gorgeous flower–makes us want to leave work early and head to Selby Gardens to spend time among the blooms. Photo by Matt McCourtney

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06/1/2011

The Social Network, Sarasota-Style

Members of the Facebook group ‘We Grew Up in Sarasota in the ’70s and ’80s" reminisce about everything from experiences to old-time Sarasota landmarks. When we heard about a Facebook group that was dedicated to memories of Sarasota from the 1970s and ‘80s, we knew we had to check it out—and boy, are we glad […]

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