Feel Good Friday: Super Bowl party food

SARASOTA – In this edition of “Feel Good Friday,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner spent time at Morton’s Gourmet Market to get some snack ideas for the big Super Bowl parties this weekend. Morton’s Executive Catering Chef Michelle Wolforth offers some inspirational dishes for the party, whether you’re hosting or attending with a snack to share. The segment features pulled pork with a twist, several bread bowl dips, chicken wings and...

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Feel Good Friday: ODA Led Zeppelin Tribute Concert

LAKEWOOD RANCH — In this week’s edition of “Feel Good Friday,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner spent time at The Out-Of-Door Academy, where the advanced string orchestra, rock band and chorus are getting ready for a tribute concert of Led Zeppelin. Violinist Emily Liu, the president of Tri-M Music Honor Society, and Orchestra Director and Performing Arts Chair Nicole Young, talk about the Feb. 3 event and how it benefits a good cause. The...

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Feel Good Friday: Rainforest Masks at Selby Gardens

SARASOTA — In this week’s edition of “Feel Good Friday,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner spent time at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens inside the exhibit, “Rainforest Masks of Costa Rica.” Hundreds of the masks are on display through Jan. 28 in the Selby mansion, each colorful with animal and plant features crafted by artists of the region. Selby’s Mischa Kirby talks about the display and the history of the masks. Catch “Feel Good Friday,”...

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Feel Good Friday: Annual Orchid Show

SARASOTA – In this week’s edition of “Feel Good Friday,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner spent time at the Sarasota Garden Club, where members are getting ready for the Sarasota Orchid Society Annual Show. The two-day event will be held Saturday and Sunday at the Sarasota Municipal Auditorium, featuring several vendors, raffles and plenty of orchids. Sarasota Garden Club Treasurer Penny Thomas talks about these special plants and what makes...

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Feel Good Friday: Sailor Circus Holiday Spectacular

SARASOTA — In this week’s edition of “Feel Good Friday,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner spent time at the Sailor Circus for the renewal of the annual Holiday Spectacular. The Sailor Circus has been dazzling crowds since 1949. This year’s title is “The High Flying Holidays,” featuring students who practice hours a day to perfect their talents. The Sailor Circus is part of the Circus Arts Conservatory. The shows began Wednesday and continue...

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Feel Good Friday: Holiday Trains At Real Rail

MANATEE COUNTY — In this week’s edition of “Feel Good Friday,” holiday trains are set up in many homes across the Suncoast. SNN’s Grant Boxleitner spent time at the nonprofit RealRail Model Railroading at 6804 14th Street West in Bradenton, where several model trains of different sizes are making their way through tiny cities along the tracks. President Bob Eberley talks about the hobby, including the Christmas tradition of trains....

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