Venture Out To The Downtown Bradenton Public Market

There's no better place to spend a Saturday morning in Bradenton, FL, than the Downtown Bradenton Public Market. The market is where the community meets to share and enjoy local art, fresh produce, and music. It is centrally located on Old Main Street, which is a beautiful tree-lined road that... [read more]

Repair And Service Questions To Ask Mechanics

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When you need to have your car serviced or repaired, it's important to ask the right questions to ensure your vehicle will be in good hands. Finding a reliable mechanic to work on your car is important, so below are some tips on helpful questions to ask a mechanic before... [read more]

Explore The World-Renowned Salvador Dalí Museum

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The marvelously mustachioed Salvador Dalí was one of the surrealist movement’s most prominent artists, and you can explore a sprawling collection of his work right here in Florida at the Salvador Dali Museum. Paintings Dalí’s surrealist imagination is on vibrant display throughout the museum, with paintings that showcase his technical mastery and... [read more]

Learn More About Bradenton

Bradenton is a small city that is flush with culture. Nestled in west-central Florida, Bradenton was founded in the 1840s and was named for an early settler, Joseph Braden. Braden planted sugar and built a castle/fortified house there that remains, albeit in ruin. Bradenton developed as a winter resort and shipping... [read more]

Useful Car Buying Tips

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Buying a new car is a big purchase, so you want to do it the right way. Check out some useful car buying tips that will help you through the process. Then, you’ll be ready to find the car of your dreams and make a purchase. Start With a Budget Knowing your... [read more]

Explore The John And Mable Ringling Museum Of Art

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Florida is known for its bustling art scene, with numerous galleries and museums. But, even with so many options, The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota manages to stand out. The 66-acre complex houses European masterpieces, a circus museum, gorgeous tropical gardens, and more. If you’ve never... [read more]

Escape Aboard The Marina Jack II

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As a Florida resident, waterfront dining isn’t all that unusual. You’ve likely spent many meals looking out at the water, but have you eaten while on the water? You can take your waterfront dining experience to the next level aboard the Marina Jack II. It’s docked on Sarasota’s bayfront and... [read more]

When Should I Change My Transmission Fluid?

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Few things are as frustrating and inconvenient as car problems. You are bound to experience some sort of mechanical or performance difficulty with your vehicle. The key is to minimize the severity of the issues. You can do a lot to prevent breakdowns as you’re driving in Bradenton, FL. Regular... [read more]

Wander Through Robinson Preserve

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If you are a resident of Bradenton, FL, you know all about the gorgeous surroundings and the opportunities they offer. If you are visiting the area, you may be looking for a place to spend the day. Even people who live here may not yet have explored one of the... [read more]

Venture Back In Time At Braden Castle Ruins

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Even if you are a lifelong Bradenton, FL, resident, you may not know some of the aspects of the area’s history. Finding out about the city’s past can be fascinating and educational. For example, one of the most intriguing pieces of Bradenton’s beginnings is the Braden Castle Ruins. This is... [read more]