Venice’s Art Escape Gallery Is Focused On Locally Made Fine Art

In the heart of historic downtown, Venice’s newly opened Art Escape Gallery is a partnership between three artists, Joanne McLaren, Susan Inglese, and Sheila Sullivan, that began in part over morning conversations at the Sarasota National dog park. 

Venice’s The Silver Foxes Is A Delightfully Vibrant And Cherished Treasure

Heading into its 28th year with five performances scheduled for March 24-28 at the Venice Theatre (tickets $25), Venice’s very own The Silver Foxes continues to be a vibrant and cherished local treasure. Led by its Artistic Director—the dynamic Brad Wages—and its Tap Choreographer—the lovely Maria Santagada—The Silver Foxes has a cast of 45 individual players divided among singers, dancers and…

At Lucy and Peter Becht’s Stylin & Design Salon, Clients Are Treated Like Family

At Venice’s Exclusive Stylin & Design Salon, Master Colorist and owner Lucy Becht has recently renovated her well-appointed shop, keeping her signature studio cutting-edge and modern with new products and techniques.  Appointment-only, Lucy nevertheless is always eager to meet new clients to become part of her studio family.

Gorgeous Gifts From Historic Downtown Venice

 Sunbug 141 W. Venice Ave., Venice  Twist Boutique 137 W. Venice Ave., Venice  Norhala Houck’s and James Haas’s sister stores Sunbug and Twist Boutique are next door to one another in the very heart of downtown. Twist Boutique offers high-quality swimwear, and artsy, beach fashions that are on-trend, sophisticated and highlight a relaxed style. In Sunbug, shoppers can spend a…

If You Can Squeeze It, They Can Freeze It

Do you have stubborn areas of body fat that no amount of diet or exercise can seem to alleviate? Are you interested in cutting-edge body sculpting technology in a beautiful, relaxing spa environment? At The Contour Day Spa, husband and wife team Dave and Lori Bailey specialize in CoolSculpting®, a body fat reduction process using controlled cooling to freeze and destroy…

RTR Urology And Venice Regional Bayfront Health Offer Cutting-Edge Technology

RTR Urology and Venice Regional Bayfront Health are pleased to offer cutting-edge technology for diagnosing non-muscle invasive bladder tumors. Called ‘blue light cystoscopy,’ the system allows the urologist to inspect the bladder lining very closely for any abnormal growths or suspicious areas. Once lesions are identified, doctors can remove abnormal tissue.

Jacaranda Trace Has It All For Today’s Active Seniors

Retirement is supposed to be a time of relaxation where you can enjoy worry-free all of the fun activities of life. Today’s seniors are looking for an active lifestyle.  

Randi Green’s Star Shines Bright At Her Studio Of Venice 

The elegant Randi Green has an absolute passion for helping others achieve their very best lives. Randi exudes mental positivity and physical wellness, which she has achieved through the dedicated practice of Pilates. Deeply educated in physical training, Randi taught aerobics since the late 1970’s, before focusing on Pilates almost 20 years ago. This fit, kinetic, friendly instructor originally hails…

Inaugural ‘Leadership Venice’ Class Launches Their Class Project

The Venice Chamber of Commerce’s first annual "Leadership Venice" class includes 26 participants who celebrated their October graduation from the program by announcing the launch of their class project, "Venice Quest." Venice Quest is a series of four different free scavenger hunts that residents and visitors to Venice can participate in through a cell phone application called Scavify. The four scavenger…

Expert Venice Realtor Pamela Hogan Phildius ‘Educates’ Her Customers

Pamela Hogan Phildius cares about her customers. A patient and thoughtful listener, Pamela has a refined sense of style and taste. She takes into account each one of her customers’ needs and desires as she guides them through the home-buying or -selling journey. Her ultimate goal is her customers’ satisfaction.