Showtime!

Venice Institute for the Performing Arts Announces its 2018/2019 Season

Sixteen really big shows, from rock tributes and opera to dazzling dance.

04/12/2018 By Pam Daniel

Jaws: The Festival

Venice Shark's Tooth Festival Runs April 13-15

The 26th annual celebration offer fossils, food and family fun.

04/05/2018 By Pam Daniel

Floating Musuems

Two Columbus-Era Replica Ships Visit Venice

The public is invited aboard for historical tours.

03/29/2018 By Pam Daniel

Close Call

A Venice Retiree Played a Key Role in the Cuban Missile Crisis

In 1962, Brigadier General (retired) Jerry McIlmoyle, 33 years old and a Captain in the Air Force, was a member of an elite team of pilots who flew the ultra-secret U-2 spy plane over Cuba.

03/20/2018 By Michael Tougias

Treasure in the Sand

How Venice Came to be Known as the Shark Tooth Capital of the World

Shark teeth abound in Venice.

03/06/2018 By Tony D'Souza

Fit Life

11 Ways to Get—and Stay—Fit in Venice

Kim and Laura Hackett find all sorts of ways to get into shape in our great outdoors.

03/06/2018 By Kim Hackett and Laura Hackett

All in the Family

Driving Success for Three Generations

Car man Bill Buck’s family carries on his tradition.

03/02/2018 By Laura Hackett

8 Great

8 Great: Art Spaces

The Venice area is a haven for visual artistry.

03/02/2018 By Su Bryon

Private Lives

Sarasota County Commissioner Charles Hines Values the Environment

“If you choose to move back to the area like I did, you want to make it better."

03/02/2018 By Ilene Denton

Shop Talk

Trend Report: Loving Lavender

Soak up one of the trendiest colors of the spring season.

03/02/2018 By Emma Burke

In Season

In Season: Meyer Lemons

Try some local lemons.

03/02/2018 By Hannah Wallace

My Venice

What Would Make Venice Even Better?

Pam Johnson asks locals what could improve our town.

03/02/2018 By Pam Johnson

Flashback

Flashback: Big Catch

Tarpon tournaments go way, way back.

03/02/2018

From the Editor

From the Editor: Happy Spring

Let's get outside and do something.

03/02/2018 By Kay Kipling

Table Talk

Restaurant Review: Island Organics

Island Organics delivers health-conscious fare in a hip downtown space.

03/02/2018 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Real Estate

Neighborhood Guide: Southbay Yacht & Racquet Club

Southbay Yacht & Racquet Club offers attractions old and new.

03/01/2018 By Ilene Denton

"I Like My Own Space"

Disabled Adults Find Independence at Loveland Center

For more than 50 years, Loveland Center in Venice has offered its clients options for adulthood.

02/08/2018 By Sylvia Whitman

The Great Outdoors

Lavish Landscapes for Living in Paradise

Three examples of homeowners who went above and beyond.

02/08/2018 By Ilene Denton

Hot, Hot, Hot

8 Great Romance Hotspots

Here's where and how to spend Valentine’s Day in Venice.

02/08/2018 By Su Byron