The daughter of local theater folk, Hannah Wallace received her English degree from Stetson University and has been an editor for Sarasota (et al) since 2005, specializing in health, culture, cocktails and sarcasm. When she’s not researching bars or interviewing comedians, Hannah abuses her body and entertains observers with various athletic pursuits, including ice hockey and running from zombies.

Living Well

Gardening Feeds Your Body and Spirit

Plus: a new belt that tracks activity and a warning against over-exfoliating your skin.

03/01/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Gentle Giants

Florida Manatee Population Reaches Record Highs

One of the first species listed as endangered on the 1972 Endangered Species Act, the Florida manatee population now numbers more than 6,300.

03/01/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Dog Days

A Manatee County Dog Gets Statewide Legislative Changes Rolling

Padi the dog, who bit the ear of a 4-year-old boy in Manatee County last June, scored a major legal victory for dogs and their owners.

03/01/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Spirits of Sarasota

Cocktail of the Week: Beulah's Bartender's Prayer

A strong, sweet and creamy creation at downtown Sarasota's Beulah.

02/26/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Spirits of Sarasota

Drink of the Week: Cinebistro's Ginger Peach Whiskey Punch

Sarasota's new Cinebistro serves up spirits with serious star power.

02/19/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Good Deeds

Local Businesses Doing Good Things

Applause and accolades for local businesses.

02/17/2016 By Hannah Wallace

America's No. 1 Beach

Grand Opening: Siesta Key Beach's Renovations Revealed

A public celebration of Siesta's new facilities is happening on Saturday, Feb. 20.

02/16/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Beating Breast Cancer

Joan Lunden Shares Her Breast Cancer Story at Tidewell Hospice Luncheon

The former Good Morning American star shares her breast cancer story and advice for other women.

02/12/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Spirits of Sarasota

Drink of the Week: Aloft's Fresh and Green Cocktail

A light and fresh vodka drink at the W XYZ bar in the new Aloft Hotel in downtown Sarasota.

02/11/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Good Deeds

Local Business Support the Community

This week's round-up of local businesses helping our region.

02/11/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Big Deals

This Week's Commercial Real Estate News

A round-up of this week's commercial real estate news.

02/11/2016 By Hannah Wallace

941CEO Supports

Events and Organizations We're Passionate About

This week: Joan Lunden will speak at Tidewell Hospice's annual luncheon; All Children's Hospital's Miracle Ball, "Yesterday" at FST and more.

02/11/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Big Deals

This Week's Commercial Real Estate News

A round-up of commercial real estate news for the week of Feb. 5, 2016.

02/04/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Dept. of Unintended Consequences

Did Florida’s Crackdown on Pill Mills Create a Heroin Epidemic?

After a 2011 crackdown on pain clinics, heroin use has soared.

02/01/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Good Deeds

Local Businesses Support the Community

Local businesses doing good deeds.

01/28/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Big Deals

This Week's Commercial Real Estate News: Jan. 29, 2016

A round-up of this week's commercial real estate news.

01/28/2016 By Hannah Wallace

The Incredible Edible Egg

Deconstructing Eggs Benedict

A Ritz-Carlton chef breaks down the iconic indulgence.

01/25/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Article

Spirits of Sarasota: Michael's Aviation

A gin-based fruity cocktail that fascinates.

01/22/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Article

Spirits of Sarasota: Carmel's Peachberry Cobbler

Vodka and triple sec with cherry simple syrup, muddled fruit and cinnamon.

01/18/2016 By Hannah Wallace