Seafood Sensation

Venice Seafood & Music Festival Returns May 5 and 6

Great food and music in Centennial Park.

05/02/2018 By Pam Daniel

Smokin' Hot

Venice’s Suncoast BBQ & Bluegrass Bash Returns

Great food and music at the Venice Airport Festival grounds April 20 and 21.

04/20/2018 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

Rise and Dine

First Watch Venice Opens June 20

The Bradenton-based company opens its seventh area restaurant in Venice.

06/09/2016 By Kim Hackett

Sports Economy

Braves' New World in South County

A look at the proposed $100 million Atlanta Braves complex for North Port/Venice.

03/10/2016 By Kim Hackett


Prof. R. Bruce Stephenson Wraps Up Lecture Series Celebrating John Nolen

Rollins professor R. Bruce Stephenson will wrap up a series celebrating landscape architect John Nolen.

02/23/2016 By Kim Hackett

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

Lectures & Talks

Venice Museum Kicks Off New Lecture Series

With record tourism and residential building going on here, you don’t need to remind locals about the charm of historic downtown Venice.

01/12/2016 By Kim Hackett

Chalk Talk

Chalk Festival's International Artists at Work for Next Week's opening

The Chalk Festival opens on Nov. 9 in Venice, and artists are already at work on this year's pieces.

11/04/2015 By Kim Hackett

Season Preview

A Guide to the Venice Arts and Entertainment Season

Your guide to the best of the arts and entertainment season.

10/08/2015 By Kay Kipling


My Venice: Favorite Sunset Spots

We asked five locals to share their favorite places to watch a sunset in Venice.

10/08/2015 By Pam Johnson

Rise & Dine

8 Great Venice Breakfast Dishes

Start your day with one of these amazing dishes.

10/08/2015 By Su Byron


A Flurry of New Development on the Island of Venice

A boomlet of new homes on the Island of Venice.

10/08/2015 By Ilene Denton

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


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


This Month's Editor Letter

Editor Kay Kipling salutes the coastal lifestyle.

04/13/2015 By bobbilynnh


Randi Green's Pilates Class Changes Bodies and Lives

Randi Green teaches more than moves in her close-knit exercise group.

04/13/2015 By bobbilynnh


Sarasota-Manatee Originals President Steve Harner Talks Life and Business in Venice

The Crow’s Nest’s Steve Harner goes beyond the business.

04/13/2015 By bobbilynnh


From Sarasota to Venice: Enjoying the Legacy Trail

Essential info for enjoying the Legacy Trail.

04/13/2015 By bobbilynnh


Local Experts Weigh in on Coastal Home Design

Local experts answer the question: What are the essential elements of a coastal home?

04/13/2015 By bobbilynnh