In 1990, an American scientist set off for Namibia – an African nation born from the shadows of apartheid – to launch a movement to save the cheetah. Looking back twenty-five years later, Dr. Laurie Marker has transformed her adopted homeland from a place that once killed cheetah as worthless vermin to one that takes pride in its new identity as “Cheetah Capital of the World.” Sarasota Day recently spoke with Dr. Marker about her unusual career.
Major League Triathlon is changing the game of how people enjoy triathlons and guess where their next venue is? That's right. The beautiful city of Sarasota will welcome the 1st Major League Triathlon event the weekend of June 17th through June 19th at Nathan Benderson Park.
2016's Whiskey Obsession was another one for the local history books!
Changing the culture of Hip Hop is more than just a hobby for Ryanito; it’s a life passion.
Every year, 500,000 puppies are born in puppy mills and sold in pet stores. There are currently 1,000,000 breeder dogs being held captive in the U.S. That’s right. One million dogs.
Gecko’s is a place for Sarasotans to go and be Sarasotans. It’s truly a part of the community.