SARASOTA, Fla. – Thousands of runners and walkers will be participating in the Sarasota Half Marathon this Sunday. The run starts at 7am and will end around noon. The race begins at the Van Wezel, goes down Gulfstream Avenue and over the Ringling Bridge to St.Armands Circle. Participants then come back over the bridge and head north on U.S. 41 to the Ringling Museum and nearby neighborhood and will finish back at the Van Wezel.
SARASOTA, Fla. – Dads are everywhere in all shapes and sizes and Saturday many gathered in Sarasota to talk about the important job of fatherhood. The first Everything for Dads Convention took place Saturday at the Gulf Coast Event and Conference Center. It was the launch of a long-term grassroots movement designed to raise awareness of the increasing need for dads to be involved in parenting.
SARASOTA, Fla. – Every year around this time a band of plucky little birds begin to gather at Siesta Beach to mate and nest on the sand. The birds, known as Snowy Plovers (rhymes with 'lovers') are listed as "threatened" in Florida and face incredible odds each year.