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2014-05-16 16:20:40

Peggy George of Sarasota, FL has been honored with a recognition by Sarasota Magazine in its selection of "Top Home/Auto Insurance Professionals In Sarasota." SARASOTA, Fla., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the April, 2014 issue of Sarasota Magazine published by Gulfshore Media, Inc.. Peggy George was selected for the following honor: "Top Home/Auto Insurance Professionals In Sarasota"...

2014-05-14 16:25:22

SARASOTA, Fla., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarasota real estate lawyer Anne Weintraub (www.anneweintraub.com) has sued the Sarasota Herald-Tribune for libel over a front-page article that accused Weintraub of defrauding her bank in connection with personal real estate loans in 2005 and 2006. In the article, the Herald-Tribune alleged that Weintraub "simultaneously claimed" multiple properties as her primary residence in order to get more favorable loan terms. In fact, the mortgages...

2014-05-04 23:00:37

Student-produced promo spots showcase WoundSeal first aid product and compete for top “likes” in $3,500 scholarship contest – vote online through May 31, 2014. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) May 04, 2014 The Collaboratory and ART Network at Ringling College of Art and Design partnered with Biolife this spring to create six promo spots featuring creative, entertaining uses of WoundSeal, the innovative first aid product that stops bleeding through the creation of an instant scab/seal. Entries...

2014-05-02 23:07:24

Sarasota Law Firm helps advance Special Olympics funding and awareness Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 As part of its ongoing commitment to give back to the community, the Mallard Law Firm announced today it will be a silver sponsor for the Special Olympics Florida – Sarasota County. As a sponsor, the Mallard Law Firm is helping to give people with disabilities in Sarasota an opportunity to compete against other athletes throughout Florida in the State Summer Games on May 16-17,...

2014-04-12 23:00:18

Dr. Jonathan Greco Specializes in Non-Invasive Therapies and Treatments Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) April 12, 2014 Jonathan Greco, MD will speak on the subject of regenerative medicine on Monday, April 14th at the Savannah Grand Senior Community in Sarasota, Florida. Dr. Greco is a leading physician in Regenerative Medicine, a rapidly growing field that offers alternatives to invasive surgeries. Titled "Keeping Your Own Hardware - Alternatives to Joint Replacement" the...

2014-03-16 23:03:50

Studio South Fitness in Sarasota offers new classes for fitness and fun including Aerial Yoga. Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) March 16, 2014 Yoga and fitness buffs are going airborne, and hanging upside down in colorful silk hammocks. Aerial Yoga is the newest offering at Sarasota’s Studio South Fitness. A cross between Ringling Bros.-style aerial dance and ancient yoga techniques, the new discipline is sweeping the country, attracting everyone from kids to aging baby boomers; the flexible...

2014-03-10 08:27:04

RING Awards helps students in grades 7-12 meet the challenge of communicating in the 21st century SARASOTA, Fla., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ringling College of Art + Design invites all teachers and students in grades 7-12 to take part in the first annual RING AWARDS Storytelling Contest to celebrate creative student communication. Beginning today, teachers can register and encourage their students to participate in this challenging competition, which promotes creative...

2014-02-04 23:26:54

Dr. Callahan and Dr. Adams offer live, no appointment Q & A sessions in 2014, starting Feb. 7th. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 SkinSmart Dermatology’s Founder and President, Dr. Elizabeth F. Callahan, announced she and Dr. William B. Adams, both dermatologic surgeons, will offer a new concept called “Coffee Talks,” a series of small, intimate gatherings where patients and their friends can ask the doctors dermatology questions without the large crowds typically found...

2014-01-29 16:28:05

The Honorable Cary Pigman, Florida State House of Representatives, to Serve as Keynote Speaker ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, Feb. 1, Keiser University will hold its second annual statewide commencement ceremony to celebrate the accomplishments of its graduates throughout the state of Florida and those that attend classes online across the nation. The University is pleased to announce that nearly 400 graduates and 2,500 expected guests will be in...

2014-01-27 23:26:59

Pirate Jonny's representative, "Pirate Terri", is interviewed by Sarasota’s ABC Channel 7 news while exhibiting at the Downtown Sarasota Arts and Crafts Festival. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 Sarasota’s ABC Channel 7 news featured many local businesses at the Downtown Sarasota Arts and Crafts Festival most recently. Local "Fresh from Florida" business, Pirate Jonny's Caribbean BBQ, was given the opportunity to share about the importance of...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.