The pier, apart from being an added attraction for park visitors, will also be used for school visits to teach children how to fish, as well as about the value of the park's habitats.
Take a hike
It's become an annual tradition for my family to head out to Myakka River State Park on Thanksgiving Day.
Stop refreshing Twitter and recharge in nature at Oscar Scherer State Park or Myakka River State Park.
Parks to Play In
This 287-acre preserve off Honore Avenue is adjacent to Oscar Scherer State Park.
Oscar Scherer State Park has many shaded trails that are perfect for hiking, biking and viewing wildlife.
Also on the menu: lessons on how to prepare holiday treats and a class in the subtle art of food photography.
Guide to Giving
Folkers agonizes over the loss of Florida’s habitat to development.
Here Comes the Sun
On Aug. 21 the first coast-to-coast solar eclipse in 99 years will occur.
From pumpkin festivals to ghost tours to underwater pumpkin carvings, here's a round-up of Halloween events in Sarasota.
We've scouted out some great things to eat, see and do while the snowbirds are gone and the Sarasota is ours.