What So Not at The Ritz, June 23

Date: June 23, 2017 Time: 10:00 pm What So Not are a very modern phenomenon. One can imagine the basics of it happening to anyone, two young musicians with respect for each other’s work getting together to make some music on their computer and putting it onto the internet. It’s a common enough story, in […]

Southwest Florida Construction Careers Fair at Knights of Columbus, June 20

Date: June 20, 2017 Time: 9:30 am OnBoard4Jobs Construction Careers is a Florida Department of Transportation initiative to connect jobseekers to careers in transportation construction. We will help you connect to contractors in the Southwest Florida area. Speak with local contractors ready to hire job seekers like youFree to the community, must be 18 years […]

Puffy Paws Kitty Haven – ‘World’s Greatest Cat House’

by Denise Carey-Costa Puffy Paws Kitty Haven is a no-kill cat hospice and rescue shelter located in Englewood, Florida. They humorously bill themselves online and on Facebook as the “World’s Greatest Cat House.” And indeed, they are. The founders and operators, Rick and Chrissy Kingston, work very hard, day in and day out caring for […]

Breezy’s Legacy: Hope for Central Florida’s Injured and Orphaned Animals

by Denise Carey-Costa On Monday night, May 22nd, 2017, a severe thunderstorm blew across the Orlando, Florida area. Above the sound of thunder and pelting rain, the mewing of a tiny kitten was heard. Two good Samaritans ran outside in the storm with flashlights in hand to find a newborn kitten, no more than 2 […]

EPC 50th Anniversary at Robert W. Saunders, Sr. Library, June 15

Date: June 15, 2017 Time: 9:00 am Celebrate the EPC’s 50th anniversary of protecting the natural resources of Hillsborough County and our Bay. There will be a short program featuring local environmental figures, a film produced by Hillsborough Television, a time capsule and the announcement of the Executive Director’s first Environmental Hall-of-Fame inductees. Light hors […]

SWEL Summer Summit at The Francis, June 13

Date: June 13, 2017 Time: 9:30 am Suncoast Wedding and Event Leaders introduces a one day educational conference and charity luncheon to benefit The Search Foundation. This is a charity that provides assistance to event professionals in crisis. The full-pass ticket price will include four seminars throughout the day presented by extraordinary professionals from the […]

Sarasota Music Festival, June 5 – 24

June 05 – June 24, 2017 Discover the talent of tomorrow. Classical musicians from around the world converge on Sarasota for three weeks of breathtaking performances. Enjoy Bach, Beethoven, Gershwin, Mozart and more. The first Friday concert of the Festival features all six of Bach’s famous Brandenburg Concertos, the most beloved works of the Baroque […]

The Big Run at Fleet Feet Sports, June 7

Date: June 07, 2017 Time: 5:00 pm Fleet Feet Sports, the local retail leader in building and supporting the Sarasota running and physically active community, will participate in the brand’s first nationally coordinated 5K race and fun run on Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Nationwide Competition The Big Run will take place at more than 70 […]

Have a Great and Safe Memorial Weekend

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24th Annual St. Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Festival, June 3 – 4

June 03 – June 04, 2017 Corey Avenue in St. Pete Beach comes alive with the nation’s best crafters displaying their handmade pottery, jewelry, paintings, and so much more! This open-air craft festival also includes a Green Market featuring exotic live plants, handmade soaps, savory dips, and gourmet sauces. Join us for a fun, free […]