Neighborhood Snapshots

Your Guide to Sarasota Neighborhoods

From old-Florida beachy to bustling downtown, these hotspots have charms and amusements all their own.

12/01/2016 By Su Byron

Neighborhood Snapshot

What to Do in Lakewood Ranch

Lakewood Ranch has a friendly, small-town feel but big-league attractions.

12/01/2016 By Su Byron

On the Homefront

New Model Going Up in The Concession; Last weekend for Lakewood Ranch Tour of Homes

News and notes from the real estate and design industry.

11/18/2016 By Ilene Denton

Hosts with the Most

Tour this Opulent New Guest House in The Concession

It boasts 3,800 square feet of luxury, plus terraces and a four-car garage.

11/02/2016 By Ilene Denton

Footy's Notebook

Aussie Rules Football Championships Kick Off in Lakewood Ranch This Weekend

Sarasota-Bradenton hosts yet another massive sports event this weekend.

10/13/2016 By Hannah Wallace


Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance East Meets West

Businesses flock to the eighth annual networking event.

10/11/2016 Photography by Lori Sax

Biz Bites

Biz Bites: Main Street Trattoria

You'll find indulgent, affordable Italian fare in Lakewood Ranch.

09/22/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Weekend Planner

Your Top 6 Things to Do: Aug. 4-10

Very Merry Jerry Day, Music on Main, Woman’s Exchange annual sale and more.

08/02/2016 By Ilene Denton


Business Alliance Announces New Leadership Development Program

The Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance is now accepting applications for its new leadership development series, The Executive Academy: Real Skills for Real Business.

06/23/2016 Research by staff


First Del Webb Lakewood Ranch Residents Move In

Anne and Bob Burke recently became the first residents to move into Del Webb Lakewood Ranch, a 55-and-older community.

05/27/2016 Research by staff

On the Homefront

What's New on Sarasota's Booming Home Building Scene

News from area builders, plus a Selby Gardens class on growing orchids and the Sarasota Succulent Society’s big Memorial Day sale.

05/20/2016 By Staff

Real estate

Players Theater Moving to Lakewood Ranch

The Players Centre for Performing Arts is set to open in three years.

05/03/2016 Research by staff

Sponsored Content

Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance

Meet the members of the Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance.

04/13/2016 By 941CEO

Real Estate

Developer Names Country Club East at Lakewood Ranch Reps

WCI Communities recently selected Maureen Butler Serrano and Sal Candido as its community representatives.

04/01/2016 Research by staff


Manatee Chamber 53rd Annual Membership Appreciation Dinner

The Manatee Chamber of Commerce honors members and business leaders.

03/07/2016 Photography by Lori Sax


Lakewood Ranch Tour of Homes Kicks Off on Friday

The annual Lakewood Ranch Tour of Homes kicks off Oct. 16 and runs through Nov. 22.

10/14/2015 By Ilene Denton


Neighborhood Watch: Lakewood Ranch Country Club

The inventory of existing homes for sale in Lakewood Ranch Country Club and Country Club East is starting to uptick.

04/30/2015 By Ilene Denton


A Tuscan-Inspired Wedding at the Lake Club in Lakewood Ranch

High school sweethearts Dennis and Bond tie the knot in a vineyard-themed wedding at the Lake Club in Lakewood Ranch.

03/18/2015 By Bobbilynn Hollifield


Their Sarasota Wedding: Rosa and Adam Manges

Rosa and Adam celebrated their nuptials at the Lakewood Ranch Golf and Country Club surrounded by friends and family.

10/07/2014 By Bobbilynn Hollifield


Sarasota Real Estate News: November 2013

Ilene Denton rounds up the top Sarasota real estate news for November 2013.

11/01/2013 By Ilene Denton