Family Fun Guide

Eight Great Sarasota Playgrounds

Looking for a great local playground for the little ones? We've got you covered.

05/10/2016 By Cooper Levey-Baker


Bradenton Area to Be Showcased on How to Do Florida

The television series will feature the area during its season seven premiere, which will air in June.

05/05/2016 Research by staff

Weekend Planner

Your Top 9 Things to Do: May 5-11

Josephine opens at Asolo Rep, Siesta Beach amateur sand sculpture contest, Pickin’ Picnic and more.

05/05/2016 By Ilene Denton

Family Fun Guide

Things to Do With Kids: Let Off Steam

Exactly where to cool off in that hot summer heat.

05/02/2016 By Ilene Denton


Green Building Council Leads Tour of LEED Platinum Community

The U.S. Green Building Council's Florida Gulf Coast Chapter will present a tour of the 55-plus community of Mirabella on Saturday, May 7.

04/26/2016 Research by staff

The Weekend Starts Now

Your Top 7 Things to Do: April 7-13

Selby Gardens Music Series, Jazz in the Ballpark, graffiti art battle and more.

04/07/2016 By Ilene Denton

Real Estate Junkie

A 1925 Wares Creek Home Gets a Makeover

Bob Plunket gives us a tour of a 1920s home Bradenton's Wares Creek neighborhood that just happens to be for sale.

03/16/2016 By Robert Plunket

941CEO Daily

Sunz Insurance Moving Headquarters From Sarasota to Bradenton

The company will move into about 30,000 square feet of the available 60,000 square feet of office space at 1301 Sixth Ave., Bradenton.

03/11/2016 Research by staff


Bradenton Area EDC 28th Hob Nob

Business types picnicked at the Bradenton Area EDC's 28th Annual Hob Nob Bar-B-Que.

03/07/2016 Photography by Lori Sax


Manatee Chamber 53rd Annual Membership Appreciation Dinner

The Manatee Chamber of Commerce honors members and business leaders.

03/07/2016 Photography by Lori Sax


Business of Art Workshop Takes Place March 31

The workshop will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 31, at the Center for Arts and Humanity

02/29/2016 Research by staff


Stephen King, John Grisham Take Center Stage at Manatee County Library Foundation Fund Raiser

Authors Stephen King and John Grisham appeared at a fund raiser for the Manatee County Library Foundation in Bradenton last night.

01/20/2016 By Ilene Denton


The Five Best Things We Ate This Week

Our panel of experts share their top five picks on the local dining scene this week.

09/17/2015 By Megan McDonald


Embracing Our Differences is Adapted in Israel

Embracing Our Differences has been embraced in Israel with the exhibit "Different Together" in Jaffa.

09/01/2015 By Kay Kipling


For Sale: Headed for Rehab in Bradenton

Step inside a true fixer-upper in Bradenton's Point Pleasant neighborhood.

08/17/2015 By Robert Plunket


Retrobaked Offers Gluten-Free Treats in Village of the Arts

Rachel Sokolewicz bakes healthful, retro-inspired treats in Village of the Arts.

06/29/2015 By Megan McDonald


Neighborhood Watch: Bradenton’s Riverview Boulevard

Riverview Boulevard has been Bradenton's most exclusive address for nearly 100 years.

04/02/2015 By Ilene Denton


REALRail Model Railroad Show Takes Place March 7-8 in Palmetto

RealRail will be sponsoring a model railroad show featuring the LCCA on Saturday and Sunday, March 7-8, 2015 at the Bradenton Area Convention Center.

03/02/2015 By Bobbilynn Hollifield


Exactly What to Do in Sarasota on Saturday Nights

When the sun starts to set, the action heats up at four fun weekend hotspots.

12/30/2014 By Hannah Wallace


Exactly What to Do in Sarasota on Saturday Nights

When the sun starts to set, the action heats up at four fun weekend hotspots.

12/01/2014 By Hannah Wallace