I had the pleasure of chatting with George Coronas Jr. and Miles Ashton, the two strapping, almost-native Sarasota gents performing the Risley act, to find out just what it takes to be a world-renowned circus performer under the Big Top.
It's holiday time in paradise and Kirsten has scoop on how you can get in the spirit of the season. So deck your halls and jingle your bells while you check out this weeks events. That's What's Up!
If it's been a while since you've grabbed a meal at Hyatt Regency Sarasota, you probably need to be filled in on a few things. In the last few years, Hyatt has made a corporate-wide push to infuse their menus with local, sustainable ingredients.
This week, Joey dissects the Kinky Boots scandal at the Macy's Parade, Black Friday mobs, Facebook's password hack, Morgan Freeman, a dog with a GoPro, and the new Wonder Woman in Hollywood.
This year's Buy Local Black Friday and Small Business Saturday Gift Guide is sponsored by PostShareSell.com. Studies show that $45 of every $100 spent at small, local businesses stays in the local economy. National chains only keep local $13 of every $100 spent. Skip the big box stores and buy local as much as you can for the holidays.
“Part of the fabric of a city is the past” says owner/operator Carolyn Heath. In the heart of the creative arts district with a rich history including old circus families with old stories and memories, The Broadway Bar is definitely worth stopping by.