A Rant

No One Wants to Listen to Your Playlist at the Beach

It's legal, but it's a jerk move to play music on the public beach, where no tune is sweeter than the sound of the waves.

05/26/2023 By Kim Doleatto

Memorial Day

Memorial Day Takes on a British Accent in Arcadia

An annual observance honors RAF cadets who died in Central Florida while training for World War II.

05/25/2023 By Jim DeLa/Community News Collaborative

Let Freedom Ring

Venice Brew Bash, Memorial Day Weekend Celebrations and More Local Dining Events

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with beer, barbecue and more.

05/22/2018 By Ashley Cooper

Retail Therapy

Memorial Day Weekend's Best Shopping Sales

Fashionistas, take note: Memorial Day weekend shopping sales are underway.

05/27/2016 By Felicity Warner


Sarasota National Cemetery honors the legacy of our nation’s military.

Ceremony takes place Saturday at Patriot Plaza.

05/24/2016 By Staff