From the Editor

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

From the Editor

Dear Reader—Who Are You?

Stats about our readers.

07/26/2017 By Pam Daniel

From the Editor

From the Editor: Listening to Muslims

This month, we meet with Sarasota's Islamic community

06/28/2017 By Pam Daniel

From the Editor

A Gator Tale

In Florida, gators can be the biggest of all pests

05/26/2017 By Pam Daniel

From the Editor

From the Editor: Celebrating Sarasota

As we roll out our Best of Sarasota Issue, we win some awards of our own.

04/26/2017 By Pam Daniel

From the Editor

Can We Talk About Growth?

Like Sarasota, other popular cities, from Portland to Austin, are struggling to balance growth and quality of life.

03/01/2017 By Pam Daniel

From the Editor

How to Fall in Love with Sarasota

It starts with the sea.

11/30/2016 By Pam Daniel

From the Editor

Magnificent Excess: Sarasota's Most Expensive Homes

About those dream houses.

09/28/2016 By Pam Daniel

From the Editor

About Those Powerful People

Pam Daniel on Sarasota's new power grid.

08/31/2016 By Pam Daniel

From the Editor

Talking to Dr. Beach

Siesta Beach tops the annual list of the nation’s top 10 beaches.

06/22/2016 By Pam Daniel

From the Editor

Do Doctors Care?

An inside view of a doctor's life from the chief of staff at Sarasota Memorial Hospital.

06/01/2016 By Pam Daniel

Article

Sarasota Magazine Acquired by Oregon-Based Sagacity Media

When we announced last month that Sarasota Magazine had been acquired by Oregon-based Sagacity Media, we were flooded with congratulations—and questions.

01/01/2016 By Pam Daniel

Article

From the Editor: My First Time on a Sarasota Beach

Pam Daniel recounts her first memory of a Sarasota beach.

12/01/2015 By Pam Daniel

Article

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

Article

Remembering Legislator and Arts Champion Bob Johnson

In losing Bob Johnson, every one of us has lost a champion.

10/01/2015 By Pam Daniel

Article

From the Editor: Giving, Sex and Other Surprises

We know philanthropists give. But you might be surprised by what they get in return.

09/01/2015 By Pam Daniel

Article

From the Editor: Revisiting Summer Road Trips

Sarasota Magazine editor Pam Daniel shares memories of her childhood summer road trips.

07/02/2015 By Pam Daniel

Article

From the Editor: What's Going to Happen to Florida's Land and Water?

When it comes to preserving land and protecting water, it's the People of Florida vs. Tallahassee.

06/01/2015 By Pam Daniel

Article

Sarasota Magazine Editors and Bloggers Pick the Best of Their Beats

Pam Daniel asks our editors to choose their personal "bests."

04/30/2015 By Pam Daniel