Sunday, August 25, 2019

The Buzz

You Can't Get 'It' Anywhere Else!

Ask any small business owner what propelled them into taking a dream fraught with personal risk and endless hours and then packaging up for the whims and wiles of public consumption.

Chances are, the answer that propels the trigger finger is pure passion.

For Suzanne Andrews, the merry, energetic founder of Mother’s Cupboard Spice Shoppe, the reply is no different. Her passion for all things ‘food’ combined with her genuine love of people has resulted in a burgeoning business focused on: Fresh, peak-of-flavor, preservative-free ‘clean’ food and ingredients that are as delicious as they are healthful.

Now, while this mouthful of a lineup does include Suzanne’s heralded spices and proprietary mixes, we’re not just talking spices here.

Jacaranda-Anniversary-LogoCommunity invited to library's anniversary kickoff celebration

Members of the Sarasota County Commission are joining Friends of the Jacaranda Public Library and library staff in celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Frances T. Bourne Jacaranda Library.
The yearlong celebration kicks off with a reception Friday, Jan. 24, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., which includes guest speakers starting at 6 p.m. The celebration continues Saturday, Jan. 25, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with activities for the entire family. All the festivities will be held at Frances T. Bourne Jacaranda Library, 4143 Woodmere Park Blvd., Venice. Each event is free and open to the public.

VRMC buildingVenice Regional Medical Center today was named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for the third consecutive year by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. Venice Regional was recognized by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions such as heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgery.