SARASOTA COUNTY - County health officials have issued a "No Swim" advisory for Bird Key Park on the west side of the Ringling Causeway in Sarasota.
Executive Chef Shannon Mills, Tommy Bahama Restaurant
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A new attraction on Alaska's Kodiak Island featuring exotic dancers who entertain fishermen on a converted Bering Sea crabbing boat already has encountered trouble.
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. -- Sarasota County health officials have issued a "No Swim" advisory for Nokomis Beach due to elevated levels of enterococci bacteria.
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. -- Marine experts are reminding people to look out for wildlife while on the water this 4th of July weekend and year-round.
KOLKATA, India (AP) — An Indian fisherman says a tiger has snatched his father off a fishing boat and dragged him away into a mangrove swamp.
**UPDATE** -- The No Swim warning was lifted Saturday.
Marta Diaz Hudson, author of Relational Cooking. My Kitchen: A Window To My Soul
(NAPSI)—Nothing says “summertime” like firing up the grill and gathering friends and family to enjoy dining alfresco. The secret to effortless summer entertaining is to use tried and trusted ingredients that complement the flavors of your favorite seasonal foods. Try these tips to prepare tasty meals outdoors for the whole family.
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Many of us have our favorite beach that we like to visit during the summer. Sea turtles have their favorites too. They return to the same beach annually to lay their eggs.
Chef Judi Gallagher
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Zoo is closing its Invertebrate Exhibit, citing rising costs and $5 million in needed upgrades.
VENICE, Fla. -- There is a reason why The Crow's Nest has been a destination waterfront eatery since the 1970's.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A battle between two worldwide liquor companies — owners of rival brands Jack Daniel's and smaller rival George Dickel — is being waged over who has the right to label their whiskey as following authentic Tennessee style.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A study finds states in the Chesapeake Bay watershed have made strides in reducing pollution in the nation's largest estuary. But it found many jurisdictions in the six-state watershed are falling short in curtailing pollution from farming as well as urban and suburban runoff.
The annual restaurant event is half over, but the deals keep going all summer long.
(Family Features) Tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world next to water. In fact, on any given day, more than 158 million Americans drink tea. Approximately 85 percent of tea consumed in America is iced, but the soothing and refreshing flavors of tea can also infuse fresh and unexpected character into a wide range of dishes, from desserts to popular finger foods like chicken wings.
New collection of signature drinks and small plates makes The Table Creekside of Sarasota the city’s premier spot for kicking back in the early evening.
A shortage of stone crabs in Suncoast waters has caused prices to climb for customers and for the fisherman.
SARASOTA, FLA One of the hardest places to find parking in the Sarasota area is in St. Armands Circle.