Sarasota Herald Tribune

Articles from September 25, 2016

Anne Deckert
Deckert, AnneApr. 28, 1942 - Sept. 16, 2016Anne Granger Deckert, 74, of Sarasota, FL passed away peacefully in her sleep on September 16, 2016. She was born on April 28, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY and spent her childhood in several small towns of southern...
Audrey (Ferrin) Binns
Binns, Audrey (Ferrin)July 3, 1928 - September 13, 2016Nokomis, Florida - Audrey (Ferrin) Binns, 88, wife of the late Robert Binns, passed away September, 13th after a brief illness.Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts on July 3, 1928 the daughter of the...
A WINNING SEASON | Recognizing the Best in Local Theater
What a year it has been in the theater, both on stage and behind the scenes.It included the emergence of the Urbanite Theatre as one of the most vibrant and energizing new venues, as well as the loss of the beloved Banyan Theater Company, which apparently...
Braden River Flowing, Gaining Experience | the Pirates Have Won 25 Straight Regular Season Games
COMMENTARY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALLWith the vastly experienced and highly skilled players returning last year, the Braden River High football team was about as good as it was going to get from Week 1."Last year we had three-year starters across the board...
Cala Olson
Olson, CalaJan. 17, 1939 - Sept. 17, 2016Cala Lily (Smith) Olson, 77, left us on Saturday, September 17, 2016. Cala is survived by her devoted and beloved husband, Walter Olson, and their three children, Kari Olson of Los Angeles, California, Erik Olson...
Clayton Richard Foote
Foote, Clayton RichardMarch 22, 1927 - September 17, 2016Clayton Richard Foote, age 89, died peacefully of natural causes on Saturday, September 17, 2016, in Sarasota, FL.He leaves his wife of nearly 69 years, Lois I. Foote, of Sarasota, FL; his two...
Coogan Takes Advantage of Rival's Misstep | Finishes 4th after Lemon Bay's Ogilvie Goes Wrong Way at End
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS CROSS COUNTRYNORTH PORT -- Isabella Coogan took advantage of a rival's missteps to grab fourth place Saturday morning at the annual North Port Cross Country Invitational.The slim sophomore from Charlotte High covered the 5K course...
Emma Mullen
Mullen, EmmaJan 18, 1923 - June 21, 2016Emma F. Mullen was born on January 18, 1923 to John W. and Florence E. (Kershner) Forry and died on June 21, 2016. Along with her beloved brothers John H and William, she grew up in Reading, PA. Demonstrating a...
End Inmate's Long Imprisonment for Crimes He Did Not Commit
AN ACT OF INJUSTICETimothy Kane has been locked in a Florida prison, under a seemingly endless sentence, for murders he did not commit.One of the attorneys who prosecuted Kane agrees that he did not kill anyone. So does the judge who presided over Kane's...
Fighting for Wyatt
Crystal and Jon Ipe had five conversations with doctors about stopping life support for their son.There was the time his lungs collapsed while Crystal was changing his diaper. The time when he was resuscitated more than once during an ambulance ride...
Fitting Sendoff for Late MCC Icon
The late Steve Korcheckdidn't want a big fussmade of his funeral,but the former Manatee Com-munityCollege presidentand ex-Washington Senatorcatcher would've loved theending of last Wednesday'sFuneral Mass at Our LadyQueen of Martyrs.Organist Edita Urbonplayed,...
Former Principal Dancer Leaving Sarasota Ballet
SARA SARDELLISara Sardelli, the former principal dancer with the Sarasota Ballet who retired precipitously in 2013 and subsequently became the organization's outreach coordinator, is leaving the company, effective Saturday.The 32-year-old, who was married...
Free Clinic Returns to Manatee \ Volunteers Needed for Health Clinic; MANATEE COUNTY -- Last [Derived Headline]
MANATEE COUNTY -- Lastfall, Manatee County CommissionerCarol Whitmore offered herskills as a registered nurse duringa free weekend medical clinic thatturned out to be an exhausting butrewarding experience -- for her andfor hundreds of others."As an RN,...
Gloria Gurian
Gurian, GloriaAugust 31, 1926 - September 20, 2016In loving memory of Gloria Gurian who passed away peacefully with her very devoted family at her side after a courageous battle against Alzheimer's Disease.Gloria is survived by her loving husband and...
'Great Society' Lead Changes
THEATERThough actor Nick Wyman was expected to reprise his role as President Lyndon Baines Johnson in Asolo Repertory Theatre's production of "The Great Society," a sequel to last season's "All The Way," a different actor has now been announced for the...
Homeless Housing Will Require Changes
OUR VIEWAn editorial Friday examined several of the points made during a public forum last week featuring leaders of the Kearney Center in Tallahassee, a private-sector facility that shelters homeless adults, offers them a comprehensive range of services...
Inclement Weather Puts Damper on Boast Tourney | the Bob Boast Volkswagen High School Invitational, Hosted by Lakewood Ranch, Was Called after Nine Holes
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS GOLFLAKEWOOD RANCH -- In the days leading up to the Bob Boast Volkswagen High School Invitational, Lakewood Ranch High boys golf coach John Victor saw one positive weather forecast after another."Every day this week, I've been watching...
John C. Lewis
Lewis, John C.Oct. 5, 1933 - Sep. 11, 2016John Chester Lewis, 82, died on Sept. 11th after a brief battle against an aggressive cancer. Born in Lowell, MA he grew up in Massachusetts and New Hampshire and graduated from Dartmouth College. He pursued...
Local Blogger Makes ISIS List
COMMENTARYRetired Army officer turned anti-Muslim blogger Rich Swier isn't exactly cowering or laying low despite the weird news he says he got from the FBI a few days ago.His said his wife would prefer he not mention it -- she urged him not to, actually...
Manatee Players Embrace 'My Fair Lady' | Audience Sees Elegant, Modernistic Production | Audience Sees Elegant, Modernistic Production
THEATER REVIEWIn an era when we're bombarded almost daily with stories of physical and verbal abuse by men against women, it's sometimes difficult to watch the classic musical "My Fair Lady" with quite the same kind of open-hearted joy that the show...
Money Shows Where Dems Hope to Pick Up Seats
POLITICAL INSIDERDemocrats wondering where they have the best chance of picking up a Southwest Florida legislative seat in 2016 need only look at where their state party has been spending money.The Florida Democratic Party has to be smart about how it...
'One Book' Pick Puts Rowing in Focus
'THE BOYS IN THE BOAT'With an eye toward the 2017 World Rowing Championship being held at Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota County Libraries and Historical Resources has selected Daniel James Brown's "The Boys in the Boat" for its 2017 "One Book One Community"...
Out & About
New facilities open at Southeastern Guide DogsNearly 300 guests gathered for the ribbon-cutting and grand opening of the new Barpal-Hirst Student Center on the Southeastern Guide Dogs' 35-acre Palmetto campus.Guests toured the state-of-the-art facility,...
Power in Diversification | Diversification Can Overcome Adversity If You Remain Flexible and Open-Minded
STREETWISEThe following words are beginning to sound like a broken record but, based on the emails and phone calls I've received, it seems many investors have forgotten that the financial markets can and do move erratically, unpredictably and chaotically.The...
Sara Bauman
Bauman, SaraJanuary 7, 1938 - September 21, 2016Sara Massey Bauman, 78, of Sarasota, Florida passed away Wednesday evening September 21, 2016.Born January 7, 1938 in Neenah, Wisconsin she a daughter of the late Clement Massey, Sr. and Marjorie Sande...
Social Hour Features Hot Style Debate
LETTER FROM HOMEHarold cannot believe it, but he is on vacation. This Letter From Home is reprinted from Sept. 6, 2015.Inasmuch as this is 2015 and one of the most important numbers in my life is my data usage, and I am what some might call a journalist,...
Taking Heart of 'Hamlet' to Florida Schools
TOURING SHAKESPEAREFor more than 400 years, William Shakespeare's "The Tragedy of Hamlet" has been entertaining audiences and challenging actors with its dramatic story of a tortured prince seeking ways to avenge the murder of his father. It has been...
Tanker Overturns, Closes I-75 | Southbound Lanes in North Port Remained Closed Saturday Night | Southbound Lanes in North Port Remained Closed Saturday Night
FATAL CRASHNORTH PORT -- After a Saturday of traffic backups throughout the city and emergency road repairs on Interstate 75, bottlenecks through North Port were expected to ease with the reopening of southbound I-75 late Saturday night, according to...
Tanker Overturns, Closes I-75 | Southbound Lanes in North Port Remained Closed Saturday Night | Southbound Lanes in North Port Reopened Late Saturday Night
FATAL CRASHNORTH PORT -- After a Saturday of traffic backups throughout the city and emergency road repairs on Interstate 75, bottlenecks through North Port were expected to ease with the reopening of southbound I-75 late Saturday night, according to...
The Surprise around the Corner | the Unexpected Lies beyond the Picket Fence of a Charming Vintage Cottage in a Lovely Bohemian Neighborhood
DOWNTOWN LIVINGIf you stand on Sarasota's Morrill Street and face the modified Craftsman wood-frame cottage at number 1936, what you see is an impossibly adorable vintage house with a vine-covered front yard, a white picket fence, a tiny porch with a...
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