Horsing Around

Venice's Fox Lea Farm Has Become an Equestrian Mecca

With its brand-new Venice Equestrian Tour, Fox Lea Farm steps into a bigger ring.

02/12/2016 By Sylvia Whitman

Giving Back

Mark Pritchett Takes the Helm of Gulf Coast Community Foundation

Pritchett, the new president and CEO of the Gulf Coast Community Foundation, came to Venice and the foundation in 2008

02/12/2016 By Ilene Denton

Architecture & Design

A Tour of Venice Architecture

Bob Plunket leads us on a tour of significant Venice architecture.

02/08/2016 By Robert Plunket

Breaking News

A Look at the Proposed Interim Sites for the Venice Public Library

Kim Hackett takes a look at the proposed interim sites for the Venice Public Library, which is closing due to mold issues this weekend.

01/26/2016 By Kim Hackett

Breaking News

As County Prepares to Close Venice Public Library, Citizens Rally to Save Location

As county officials prepare to close the Venice Public Library Feb. 1 because of mold, they've come up with three possible interim sites.

01/25/2016 By Kim Hackett

From the Editor

Your Venice Bucket List

Holiday traditions, great entertaining tips and a Venice must-do list.

12/01/2015 By Kay Kipling

Mom & Pops

How Have Modest Little Hotels Survived on Glamorous Casey Key?

Basically, as an unintended consequence of a state law that mostly failed to accomplish its main goal, which was protecting the “semi-rural character” of Casey Key.

12/01/2015 By Brad Edmonson

Gulf Glories

Nights to Remember at Flounders Restaurant and Tiki Bar

What Florida beach nightlife is all about.

12/01/2015 By Staff

Chalk Talk

Art Remains from Venice's Chalk Festival

A peek at the art from this year's Venice Chalk Festival.

11/16/2015 By Kim Hackett


Spooky Halloween Happenings Around Town

Halloween in the Venice area includes parties, hauntings and the 25th annual Children’s Halloween Parade.

10/22/2015 By Kim Hackett

Local Love

It's "Locals Season" in Venice with Festivals, Food and Live Music

Kim Hackett rounds up fun upcoming events for locals.

10/02/2015 By Kim Hackett


Venice Museum's John Nolen Exhibit Offers Surprises

"The Design for Living: John Nolen and the Renaissance of New Urbanism" has opened at the Venice Museum.

09/16/2015 By Kim Hackett


Dr. Don's Animal Kingdom, Now in a Strip Mall

Dr. Don's Animal Clinic is now located in Venice's Plaza Venezia.

08/21/2015 By Kim Hackett


City's Historic Banyan House B&B Closes

The Banyan House Bed and Breakfast is shuttered after 26 years in business.

08/20/2015 By Kim Hackett


Photo of the Week: Reflection Pool at Sunset

Impeccable timing allowed the sunset to be reflected in this small, fleeting tide pool.

07/30/2015 By bobbilynnh


Photo of the Week: Incoming Tide and a Venice Sunset

This week, take a minute to appreciate the unique sunsets we enjoy here in Venice, Florida.

07/17/2015 By bobbilynnh


Civic Pride Brings Fireworks Again to Venice

Thanks to the Sertoma Club, you'll be able to watch the fireworks in Venice this year.

07/02/2015 By Kim Hackett


Season is Over--Here's What to Do in Venice Right Now

With summer in full swing, here's what to do in Venice right now--without a wait.

07/01/2015 By Kim Hackett


"John Nolen Plan" Signs Pop Up Around Venice

The signs are part of the effort to mark the parts of the city designed by Nolen, the planner who brought European-style walkable communities to the U.S.

05/11/2015 By Kim Hackett