What Is Siesta Key Known For

Siesta Key residents frustration on display, advocates call for vote on incorporation

Well over 100 people marched down Beach Road on Siesta Key on Sunday holding signs favoring incorporation of the barrier island and chanting "hear our voice," and "let us vote." ...

Hansen: No siesta in the Fiesta Bowl as Notre Dame has a chance to evolve as a program

A breakdown of Notre Dame's bowl destination, its opponent and the big-picture ramifications of Marcus Freeman's first game as Irish head coach.

Leaders to hold Siesta Key town hall to discuss 'potential legislation' on incorporation

State Sen. Joe Gruters and Rep. Fiona McFarland, along with other members of the Sarasota Legislative Delegation will hold a joint town hall meeting on Siesta Key to discuss "potential legislation ...

Siesta Key hotel development challenged in court by Sarasota County resident

A Siesta Key resident has sued Sarasota County alleging the County Commission violated its long-range growth plan in approving a large hotel on the barrier island. That development project ...

Joe Gruters, Fiona McFarland to host town hall on Siesta Key incorporation

Lawmakers representing Siesta Key will hold a town hall meeting about the prospects of incorporating as a city. Sen. Joe Gruters and Rep. Fiona McFarland, both Sarasota Republicans, will host the ...

Siesta Key Resident Takes Legal Action Against Sarasota County

And Siesta Key resident and advocate Lourdes Ramirez put that concern to action when she filed a lawsuit on Wednesday against Sarasota County for violating land-use restrictions on the barrier island.

Siesta Key homeowner sues Sarasota County over approval to build high-rise hotel

SIESTA KEY, Fla. — Editor's Note: The video in the player above is from when the plan was approved during the Oct. 27 meeting. A resident of Siesta Key and environmental activist has filed a ...

Nanci and Troy Roberts, Siesta Key Rum

Troy Roberts is a man of many talents. A retired software executive, inter­net entrepreneur, Jeep enthusiast, family man, and distiller. Stepping into dis­tilling from the comfort of his garage, he ...

SCAT buses adding holiday routes to and from Siesta Key

In anticipation of seasonal traffic, Sarasota County Area Transit is resuming seasonal service from several sites to Siesta Key. The Route 33 bus line resumes Dec. 4. The route supplements the ...