Stone Crab Festival In Cortez Honors Local Fisherman on November 5 and 6


The 5th Annual Stone Crab Festival is set for Sat., November 5th and Sun., November 6th from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (and later at the restaurants) and it’s free! Word on the street – it’s one of the most widely attended events of the season and it happens in one of the only historic, working fishing villages in the state. Cortez – the little fishing village with a BIG presence.

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Baby Boot Camp, the brainchild of Sarasota mom, Kristen Horler, was born in 2001 when she became a mom. “I grew up watching my dad go to work and my mom stay at home. As a new mom, I knew that I didn’t want to be away from my daughter all day, and I also knew that I wanted to use my education to help other moms feel empowered after having a baby,” said Kristen Horler, Founder and CEO of Baby Boot Camp.

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Throw Back Thursday- October 12, 1946


From my sister Eileen Wysel….. her and her husband Ronnie are the owners today.  A repair shop and an absolutely fabulous “Old Fashioned Candy Store”.  Check out the price of gasoline in the photo- 26.9 cents per gallon for regular gas.

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To Our Readers….. We are setting up a new category on The Saraota Post called “Great Reading.”  There will be plenty of great stories about the Suncoast, along with nationwide and world-wide stories.  Your comments are welcome and we look forward to hearing from you.  Thanks for helping to makeContinue Reading