From the Editor

Welcome to 'Listening to Diverse Voices'

Explore our powerful series that brings you the stories of our diverse community.

10/04/2021 Edited by Susan Burns

From the Editor

Can Nature Sue Florida?

If this sounds far-fetched, remember that corporations have been given rights and legal personhood.

09/27/2021 By Susan Burns

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Why Hurricanes Don't Scare Us Away

“Human psychology doesn’t give much weight to low probability with serious consequences.”

06/25/2018 By Susan Burns

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From the Editor: Life Without Art

Pam Daniel on the intersection of art, politics and freedom.

10/30/2017 By Pam Daniel

Hurricane Harvey

Of Houston and Harvey

Here in Florida, we understand the power of hurricanes all too well.

08/29/2017 By Pam Daniel

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Behind the Scenes with Van Wezel Executive Director Mary Bensel

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall executive director Mary Bensel shares some of her most unforgettable behind-the-scenes memories.

11/02/2015 By Megan McDonald

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From the Editor: Sarasota's Rising Sea Levels

Pam Daniel on how rising waters will reshape our city.

09/24/2014 By Pam Daniel

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From the Editor: Sarasota Magazine Platinum Issue, August 2013

Pam Daniel welcomes you to Sarasota Magazine's 2013 Platinum annual.

08/01/2013 By Pam Daniel

Article

From the Editor: New Advances in Cataract Surgery in Sarasota

Pam Daniel gets an eye-opening look at how Sarasota is becoming one of the cataract-surgery capitals of the world.

07/01/2013 By Pam Daniel

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From the Editor: Sarasota is a Circus Town Again

From the editor: Thanks to Nik Wallenda and his Grand Canyon walk, Sarasota has regained its reputation as a circus town.

06/03/2013 By Megan McDonald

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From the Editor: The Truth About Flipper

The truth about Flipper: Pam Daniel on the loss of Sarasota's Beggar the Dolphin.

04/01/2013 By Megan McDonald

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From the Editor: 10 GOOD YEARS

Youthful aging Sarasota. From the editor: How these noteable Sarasotans plan to spend their "10 good years."

02/28/2013 By Pam Daniel

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From the Editor: Pam Daniel's Party Planning Tips

Pam Daniel shares her tried-and-true party-planning tips--and her ultimate dos and don'ts.

02/01/2013 By Megan McDonald