Siesta Key Beach gets a 21.5 million dollar renovation

  Sarasota County unveils improvements to Siesta Key Public Beach on Tuesday with the edition of the west concession stand, lifeguard and law enforcement stations and renovations to the historic pavilion. The grand opening is  was held on  Saturday, Feb. 20 , 2016.  Sarasota County  spent  $21.5 million  dollars on the Siesta Key beach restoration…

Florida’s population passes 20 million

Associated Press Published: Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at 1:07 p.m. Florida had the second-biggest population gain of any state in the nation. New figures released Tuesday by the U.S. Census Bureau shows Florida gained more than 365,000 people from July 2014 to July 2015. Only Texas had a bigger gain in pure numbers, and the…

REASONS TO LIVE IN SARASOTA – SOUTH WEST FLORIDA

When on the topic of “top” places to live, move or retire, Sarasota consistently comes up in conversation. We not only have highly ranked schools, but we are also very popular for our community’s love and involvement in the arts. And let’s not forget about the consistently top-ranked Siesta Key Beach! The unreal powdery white…

Sarasota Warm Mineral Springs

Residents and visitors explore the Warm Mineral Springs resort in North Port as Sarasota County and the city of North Port seek public input on possible future development at the site. The Warm Mineral Springs is a water-filled sinkhole located in North Port, Florida, a mile north of U.S. 41. The primary water supply is…