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Newsletter December 3, 2008

Published Wednesday, December 3, 2008

This week, we have a treat for our viewers. Sarasota History Alive! has received special permission from Tony Swain at Swain Film and Video to showcase the 1952 song, 'I'm Havin' Fun in Sarasota'.

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Newsletter August 18, 2008

Published Thursday, September 18, 2008

"Stormy Weather" was not just a dazzling song sung by Judy Garland, but it is a reality on this coast during hurricane season. Why even today we have a storm heading our way.

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Newsletter April 14, 2008

Published Monday, April 14, 2008
This Week (photo credit: Sarasota County History Center) In honor of National Library Week, Lee, your host is visiting the Chidsey building...as what Sarasotan's fondly remember as ‘the library.' It was built in 1941, and this is where every school kid went to do research, browse through the stacks, and find a good read. In fact, everyone went

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