On the Hook

Freedom is Sweet for the Liveaboards Off Bradenton Beach

Living's not easy, though.

03/31/2017 By Isaac Eger

Incredible Journey

A Local Sailor Crosses the Atlantic With His 14-Year-Old Grandson

Joe Barnette and his grandson, Robbie, sailed from the Bird Key Yacht Club to England.

03/31/2017 By Ilene Denton

Great Boating Adventures

Your Guide to Boating in Sarasota

How to enjoy our beautiful waterways.

03/31/2017 By Tom Bayles

Great Boating Adventures

The Best Dockside Dining in Sarasota

Tie up and chow down.

03/31/2017 By Tom Bayles

From the Editor

Behind the Scenes of Our Boating Issue

Pam Daniel takes the boating plunge.

03/29/2017 By Pam Daniel

Deadly Waters

Our Local Waters are Beautiful But Deadly

Every year, Florida boaters are injured, killed or lost at sea. It doesn't have to be that way.

02/01/2017 By Tom Bayles Illustrations by Andrew Theophilopoulous

Construction

Bird Key Yacht Club Completes New $2.5 Million Marina

The marina includes 780 feet of new seawall, 48 boat clips, 18 boat lifts, a dual fuel system and more.

10/26/2016 Research by staff

Goods for Good

Shop for a Cause at Sarasota Yacht Club to Benefit Moffitt Cancer Center

On November 10, Eileen Curd, Patricia Estes, Allison Scanlan and Christine Sandrib are coming together to create a fabulous shopping party for a good cause.

10/20/2016 By Heather Dunhill

Why I Care

Wayne Hoitt Restores Vintage Boats for Historic Spanish Point

Hoitt scrapes, patches, paints and repairs the two boats at Historic Spanish Point.

08/31/2016 By Ilene Denton

Platinum 100

The Platinum 100 2016: Boats

Here's how to get that Sarasota yachting life.

07/29/2016

Manufacturing

Boat Manufacturer Unveils New Model

The Sarasota-based company Chris-Craft recently announced that it will debut its new Commander 42 model at the 2016 Chris-Craft Dealer Meeting next month.

06/10/2016 Research by staff

Tourism

Seafood Shack Makes New Hires

Cortez's Seafood Shack recently appointed Eddy Shorter as assistant dockmaster and Dawn Ferguson as assistant food and beverage manager.

05/13/2016 Research by staff

Only in Sarasota

View from the Ringling Bridge

Illustrator John Pirman takes in the panoramic views from the top of the Ringling Bridge.

03/01/2016 Illustrations by John Pirman

Economic Outlook

Fed Reserve's Loretta J. Mester Predicts Slow and Steady Growth

Mester spoke to FPA of the Suncoast at the Sarasota Yacht Club Friday morning.

02/19/2016 By Pam Daniel

Economic Outlook

Fed Reserve's Loretta J. Mester Predicts Slow and Steady Growth

Mester spoke to FPA of the Suncoast at the Sarasota Yacht Club Friday morning.

02/19/2016 By Pam Daniel

Good Advice

Sarasota CEOs Share the Best Business Advice They Ever Received

Three Sarasota CEOs share the best business advice they ever got.

01/11/2016 By Chelsey Lucas

Article

Photo of the Week: Sunset Over Bayfront Marina

This week: another iconic sunset over Bayfront Park.

08/20/2015 By Bobbilynn Hollifield

Article

Their Sarasota Wedding: Andrea and Mike Cichon at the Sarasota Yacht Club

Get all the details of Andrea and Mike's nautical-themed wedding at the Sarasota Yacht Club.

08/12/2015 By Bobbilynn Hollifield

Article

Their Sarasota Wedding: Ryan and Kaitlyn Reid at the Sarasota Yacht Club

After many a foiled proposal attempt, Kaitlyn and Ryan finally got their Sarasota Yacht Club wedding.

07/14/2015 By Bobbilynn Hollifield

Article

Illustrator John Pirman's Work Featured in Bird Key Yacht Club Exhibit

Illustrator and "Only in Sarasota" columnist John Pirman's work will be featured in an exhibit at the Bird Key Yacht Club this month.

04/30/2015 By Kay Kipling