Monthly Archives: September 2013

Realtor ‘fights like a girl’ against breast cancer

ENGLEWOOD — Since being diagnosed with breast cancer, local Realtor and property manager Diana Legg has become a source of inspiration. As a show of support, friends and family decided to wear a shirt with her adopted motto, “Fight like … Continue reading

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Ninth Rotary fishing tourney

A change of venue was just the thing the Lemon Bay Sunrise Rotary Club Fantasea Fishing Tournament needed, according to club member John Mead.    The ninth tournament is going to be held at 5 p.m. Oct. 5 at the … Continue reading

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Bay City Grille opens on Dearborn

ENGLEWOOD — Dearborn Street’s newest restaurant, Bay City Grille, opened its doors last week. The business has come a long way since construction started last year, according to general manager and chef John Asendorf III. “Opening a restaurant is never … Continue reading

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Riding out the storm

By ANNE KLOCKENKEMPER STAFF WRITER Meteorologists say the wet weather Southwest Florida is currently experiencing will continue until Friday, but things will begin to dry out in time for the weekend. Meteorologist Andrew McKaughan, with the National Weather Service in … Continue reading

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Local first responders to be featured at National Night Out

Englewood will be taking the Sarasota County spotlight for the 2013 National Night Out Against Crime on Oct. 1. The event will be from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Englewood Sports Complex at 1300 S. River Road, Englewood. Families … Continue reading

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Delivering smiles, one cupcake at a time

Niki LeVasseur says the Girl Scouts never pass up an opportunity to help those in the community. One of those opportunities, the Girl Scout troop leader said, is baking over 100 cupcakes for Englewood Meals on Wheels. “I think it’s … Continue reading

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Englewood Farmers Market prepares for 3rd season

Lee Perron might run the Englewood Farmers Market like a business, but giving back to the community is his reward. Perron, marketing manager of the farmers market, said the market committed $11,700 in donations from previous seasons to the Englewood … Continue reading

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