RSS

Archive | Travel

2019 Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Unofficial Race Results

Monday, July 8, 2019

0 Comments

UNOFFICIAL RACE RESULTS FROM THE 35TH RUNNING OF THE SARASOTA POWERBOAT GRAND PRIX The week-long celebration was produced by, and benefits, Suncoast Charities for Children. The activities included: 4TH ANNUAL BOB RIZI MEMORIAL GOLF CLASSIC BOAT & PERSONAL WATERCRAFT “FUN RUN” “THE FRIENDLIEST CATCH” FISHING TOURNAMENT BAYFRONT GRAND PRIX FESTIVAL KICKOFF PARTY BAYFRONT FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR “MEET & GREET WHO’S IN THE DRIVER’S SEAT” RACE TEAM AUTOGRAPH SIGNING EVENT “BOATS ON THE BLOCK” BLOCK PARTY CAR & MOTORCYCLE SHOW RACE THE RACER POWERBOAT RACES Congrats to a job well done! Race Results follow.

Share

REAL classics – 2018 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

Monday, March 4, 2019

0 Comments

Rewind – 2018 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Photography By Chuck Carroll The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is an automotive charitable event held each year during the second weekend in March at The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island in Amelia Island, Florida. A New York Times article about celebrity car ownership listed Amelia Island as one of the nation’s top concours d’elegances, along with Pebble Beach in California, Meadow Brook in Michigan and the Louis Vuitton Classic in Midtown Manhattan.” There’s something for everyone at Amelia! March 7-10, 2019. Photo gallery below.

Share

REAL events – Wine, Waves & Wheels

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

0 Comments

Wine, Waves & Wheels Photography by James Corwin Johnson Hosted By MarineMax Sarasota Click HERE to download the event PDF. Slide show below.

Share

REAL cares – Business Builder

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

0 Comments

Business Builder Benefiting The Players Center for Performing Arts Children’s Summer Camp Photography by James Corwin Johnson Host: Gold Coast Eagle Distributing Click HERE to download the event PDF. Slide show below.

Share

Cover – Captain Jerry Chitwood – Chitwood Charters

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

0 Comments

Captain Jerry Chitwood Chitwood Charters Eskimo III By Ed Bertha Cover Photography by James Corwin Johnson “Voyage Of The Eskimo III” One could talk for hours about Captain Jerry Chitwood. Known locally for Chitwood Charters, most in Sarasota don’t know what this unpretentious individual has accomplished, and who he knows. Be it the huge painting that still hangs in Indiana’s Ben Davis High School commemorating his wrestling feats. Or, the tough middle linebacker at Indiana State University, who also was the team’s captain. Maybe it’s becoming a pilot at age 21 and being featured in Neiman Marcus’ “His/Her Gift of […]

Share

REAL adventure – 70th Birthday Cruise

Friday, February 26, 2016

0 Comments

70th Birthday Cruise Photography/Story By Deborah O’Mara Recently I had the opportunity to surprise my husband, Charlie, on his 70th birthday with an extended cruise on the SS Catherine (Saone River & Rhone River) & SS Antoinette (Rhine River). The trip was organized by Pat and Randy Lyon, Realtors at Berkshire Hathaway through their company, Cruise Planners. We had a group of 28 (14 couples) and it was truly amazing! I even visited with two clients in Amsterdam! If I can share one thing about River Cruises, it’s like being at the Ritz Carlton 24/7. I was very fortunate to […]

Share

REAL Adventure – 2015 Fireball Run

Sunday, December 6, 2015

0 Comments

2015 Fireball Run By Steve Murray Benefiting Missing Children My Dad, John, and I revved up the Bentley GTC to participate in the 2015 Fireball Run. This amazing life-size trivia pursuit adventure rally consisting of 48 teams spanned 2,564 miles, 8 days and 8 cities with a purpose in aiding to recover 48 of America’s missing children. To date the Fireball Run’s media campaign has resulted in the successful recovery of 44 missing children. The route covered Hartford, CT – Queen Anne’s County, MD – Williamsburg, VA – Topsail, NC – Florence, SC – Sanford, FL – Cocoa Beach, FL. […]

Share

REAL Adventure | American Harvest Workshop

Friday, October 23, 2015

0 Comments

Chef Paul Mattison Represents Southeast At American Harvest Workshop By Cindy Cockburn Photography by Terence McCarthy “Chef Paul Mattison was one of five chefs in the nation invited to the American Harvest Workshop this past September 12-16 at the prestigious Cakebread Cellars in California. He was the only Chef representing Florida and in fact, named as the only Chef in the Southeast asked to participate in this annual event. The American Harvest Workshop is a celebration of wine and food located in the heart of the Napa Valley. Now in its 29th year, this is an intense “hands on” program […]

Share

REAL Adventure | Hang Son Doong Vietnam

Thursday, August 27, 2015

0 Comments

Exploring Vietnam’s Hang Son Doong Cave By Susan Hritz More People Have Been To Outer Space Than Have Set Foot In Hang Son Doong Cave “Subterranean Awesomeness” is how our group described our 5 day adventure in the Hang En and Hang Son Doong caves of Vietnam. In celebration of my son, David Olson’s 25th birthday, the two of us traveled to Vietnam to tour Halong Bay, the world’s largest cave, Son Doong, and the historical sites of Hue and Hoi An. It was an adventure of a lifetime; both physically and mentally challenging: a unique experience and a birthday […]

Share

Featured Properties

Ads

REAL HAPPENINGS

Public Service Announcement

Public Service Announcement

Equifax Data Breach Part II. Ashley Moody, Florida's Attorney General, warns of new phishing sca[...]
July 2019 Real Estate Market Activity Recap

July 2019 Real Estate Market Activity Recap

July Sarasota And Manatee Single Family Home, Condo And Townhome Sales. Housing trends are holdin[...]
Public Service Announcement

Public Service Announcement

Be Careful How You Charge Your Device! A bigger threat than charging cables are public USB char[...]
August 28, 2019 A Taste Of Venice FL

August 28, 2019 A Taste Of Venice FL

3rd Annual "A Taste Of Venice FL". The 3rd Annual "A Taste Of Venice FL" is coming your way on W[...]
Spanish Point - Call To Artists

Spanish Point - Call To Artists

Historic Spanish Point is soliciting artists for one or two person shows. Last year the Gallery [...]
The Daily Meal Selects The Best Burger In Florida

The Daily Meal Selects The Best Burger In Florida

What's Your Best Burger Place? I'll Start With Patrick's $5 Monday Burger In Sarasota! Best Flor[...]
The Concession Golf Club Expands Golf Course Facility

The Concession Golf Club Expands Golf Course Facility

Nicklaus Design Serves Up A 9-Hole Short Course And 1-Acre Putting Green. The Concession Golf Cl[...]
Oregon Becomes First State to Ban Single Family Zoning

Oregon Becomes First State to Ban Single Family Zoning

Duplexes Now Allowed In Single Family Neighborhoods. Oregon has become the first state in the na[...]
August 29, 2019 Pinot & Petals At Beneva Flowers

August 29, 2019 Pinot & Petals At Beneva Flowers

A Tropical Design Workshop For You. On August 29th Beneva Flowers' will supply the flowers, tool[...]
August 16, 2019 Everything Buffalo Tickets Go On Sale

August 16, 2019 Everything Buffalo Tickets Go On Sale

Get Your Everything Buffalo Tickets Before They Are Gone! Don't miss the party of the year, the [...]
Public Service Announcement

Public Service Announcement

iPhone / iPad Hack. Your iPhone May Be Unsafe Due to a Four-Year-Old Contacts Bug That Hasn’t Be[...]
August 15, 2019 HUD Announces New FHA Condo Rules

August 15, 2019 HUD Announces New FHA Condo Rules

New Rules Should Open Up The Condo Market For Buyers. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban D[...]
August 14, 1945 V-J Day

August 14, 1945 V-J Day

Victory Over Imperial Japan. Giving thanks to all those who served, and those who paid the price[...]
August 14, 2019 Live From The Academy

August 14, 2019 Live From The Academy

Join The Academy At Glengary For Their First Telethon. The Academy at Glengary is hosting it's f[...]
Public Service Announcement

Public Service Announcement

New Data Breach At Suprema Biometrics & Security. Millions of fingerprint and facial recognition[...]
September 7-29, 2019 Selby Gardens Juried Photo Exhibition

September 7-29, 2019 Selby Gardens Juried Photo Exhibition

Selby Gardens Call For Photographer Entries. Show what Selby Gardens means to you by sharing your[...]
August 15, 2019 Venice Wine Walk

August 15, 2019 Venice Wine Walk

Shop The Avenues And Enjoy Wine Along The Way. Downtown Venice invites folks to “shop the avenue[...]
August 16, 2019 Friday Fest

August 16, 2019 Friday Fest

Van Wezel Friday Fest. Sarasota's favorite free outdoor concert series, FRIDAY FEST, returns Aug[...]
August 12, 2019 Sarasota Manatee School Starts

August 12, 2019 Sarasota Manatee School Starts

Sarasota/Manatee Children Back In School! It can be hard to adjust from the dog days of summer t[...]
August 13, 2019 AJ Fernandez Cigars At Maduro’s Cigar Bar

August 13, 2019 AJ Fernandez Cigars At Maduro’s Cigar Bar

Meet Kyle From AJ Fernandez Cigars. On Tuesday, August 13th, from 12-3pm, join Maduro Cigar and [...]
Translate »