The Sarasota area was added to the trail because of the Lido Beach "wade-ins"—protests created to push Sarasota to desegregate local beaches.
This soul food staple has found itself the center of an annual festival meant to bring the community together.
The Newtown & Overtown History Bus Tour takes place at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1.
Guests gathered at Sarasota Memorial’s Internal Medicine Practice in Newtown on Wednesday to pay tribute to the late John Chenault, M.D.
Meat and Three, Coming This Fall
"This is the exact opposite of gentrification," said Terrill Salem, whose company, T. Salem Construction, LLC, will be building Miss Susie's Newtown Kitchen.
Unity Awards 2018
Oldham and a team of professionals and volunteers have produced a book, a report, installed 15 historical markers, conducted oral history interviews and inventoried 150 historic Newtown structures.
Feeding the Soul
An upscale restaurateur starts a nonprofit Newtown eatery.
Sarasota's Newtown Redevelopment Office recently hired DeAndrae Spradley.
Powerful flavors are the name of the game at Opal Bell's casual Newtown eatery.