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

My Venice

What Would Make Venice Even Better?

Pam Johnson asks locals what could improve our town.

03/02/2018 By Pam Johnson


Flashback: Big Catch

Tarpon tournaments go way, way back.


From the Editor

From the Editor: Happy Spring

Let's get outside and do something.

03/02/2018 By Kay Kipling

"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

8 Great

8 Great Old Florida Escapes

Find your place in the sun at one of these charming resorts.

01/01/2018 By Su Bryon

Gulfcoast Glories

The Myakka River is an Idyllic Slice of Venice

The river offers a sense of escape from the bustling world surrounding it.

10/24/2017 By Kay Kipling

From the Editor

On Hurricane Irma

Thankfully, Venice was spared the worst.

10/24/2017 By Kay Kipling

Newcomers' Guide 2016

Venice Newcomer FAQs

How to get a license, register to vote and much more.

06/16/2017 By Kim Hackett

Newcomers' Guide 2016

Here's What Venice is Talking About Right Now

A newcomer’s guide to what Venice is buzzing about.

06/16/2017 By Kim Hackett

My Venice

We Ask Venetians Why They Moved Here

5 Venetians on their decisions to move to paradise.

03/01/2017 By Pam Johnson

From the Editor

From the Editor: Venice's Hot Neighborhoods

Spring fever hits early.

03/01/2017 By Kay Kipling


Flashback: Train Station, 1926

Back when rail ruled Florida transportation.


My Venice

Where Do You Go For a Romantic Evening Out?

Locals answer the question.

02/01/2017 By Pam Johnson

From the Editor

Lessons from Our Past and Present

There's a lot to learn about Venice.

01/06/2017 By Kay Kipling

The Club

Enthusiastic Members Find Friends and Meaning at Local Organizations

A look at 5 great Venice-area organizations.

01/04/2017 By Sylvia Whitman Photography by Matthew Holler

Young Achievers

5 South County Teens Who Make us Proud

In Venice, all the children are way above average.

12/02/2016 By Sylvia Whitman

Newcomers' Guide 2016

Clouds at Caspersen

Even Venice's sky is exceptional.

10/01/2016 With Richard King

Newcomers' Guide 2016

Finding Your Place in Paradise

As South Sarasota County grows, its diverse neighborhoods make it a great place to live, work and play.

10/01/2016 By Ilene Denton