Sarasota Academy Celebrates Annual Toys for Tots Donation Drive

Cadets and staff at Sarasota Military Academy, a local, public charter school, recently hosted the annual Marine Toys for Tots donation drive at both the high school campus, located at 801 North Orange Ave and Prep middle school campus, located at 3101 Bethel Lane in Sarasota. Donations were accepted until December 19, 2019 and included … Continue reading Sarasota Academy Celebrates Annual Toys for Tots Donation Drive

Local Wedding Venue Plans Open House, Bridal Showcase 

Wandering Oaks, a local wedding and event venue, invites the public to attend an open house and venue showcase event held on Saturday, January 11th, 2020, at 12pm. The venue, located at 11325 MJ Road, is a family owned and operated venue on 20 acres in Myakka City, Florida. “We are honored to host our … Continue reading Local Wedding Venue Plans Open House, Bridal Showcase 

Sarasota Charter School Program Wins International Education Award

The Operation Outbreak (O2) educational platform, developed at Sarasota Military Academy (SMA), a local, public charter school, was recently named the world’s most innovative hybrid learning program at the 2019/2020 Wharton-QS Reimagine Education Awards Ceremony in London, England.  The global educational awards program, jointly organized by the Wharton School and QS Quacquarelli Symonds, featured judges … Continue reading Sarasota Charter School Program Wins International Education Award

Wreaths Across America Ceremony

Originally featured as a letter to the editor for local publications, following the annual Wreaths Across America ceremony On Saturday, December 14th, 2019, our local heroes were recognized in a poignant, beautiful way. Alongside members of our community and partners, our Sarasota Military Academy (SMA) cadets and staff proudly honored fallen veterans. Although the rain … Continue reading Wreaths Across America Ceremony

Local Entrepreneur Announces Franchise Opportunities for Athletics Program

Stacey Horton, local entrepreneur and founder of Major Cheer, an after-school cheer program, has announced the launch of a franchise program to expand and grow the business and mission. Major Cheer allows students the chance to learn the sport of cheerleading in a fun, structured, after-school program format. Ideal candidates for the franchise program include … Continue reading Local Entrepreneur Announces Franchise Opportunities for Athletics Program

Local Business Plans Turkey Giveaway Event For First Responders

 Manasota Flooring, a local, family owned and operated business with more than 40 years of flooring experience and expertise, will host the 3rd annual Community Turkey Giveback Event benefiting police officers, firefighters and paramedics on Wednesday, December 18, 2019. The company plans to give 500 turkeys to first responders from 10am - 4pm at each … Continue reading Local Business Plans Turkey Giveaway Event For First Responders