Author Archives: Bonnie Walters

Get Trashed and Save the Planet.

What would you do with 345 granola bar foil wrappers, 18 beer bottle caps, 4 shoe strings, 11 yogurt cup tops, 24 soda can pop tops, 4 pieces of yoga mat, roofing shingles and a coconut? Why, make a dress, of course! At least that’s what Sandy Holdridge ...

LPGA Legends Play Tour.

Championship at Innisbrook Some of the true “Legends” of women’s professional golf will be out on Innisbrook’s challenging Island Course for the  annual Legends Tour Open Championship. Hall of Famers Nancy Lopez and Pat Bradley have committed to ...

One Cool Cat.

The Artist Behind those Wacky Metal Sculptures Dino Kotopoulis is a funny man. He prefers the word “funny,” not whimsical, mind you, because whimsical is just “too cute.” He seeks delight in a stranger’s eye, a smile of approval when he shows he ...

Avian Passion.

A Dunedin wildlife artist gets up-close and personal with his subjects–Florida Birds It’s another work day for Ernest C. Simmons – or Ernie as his friends call him. Today he’ll be hooking up the 18-foot Gladesmen skiff to his trusty four-wheel ...

Phillies Spring Training.

Let’s Play Ball…. It’s time to glove up and head out to the Ball Field for some good Ole Fashioned Fun this summer. The Threshers are kicking it into high gear this season with so many exciting events you won’t want to miss a game. April 4th is Op ...

‘Rhythms of Cuba’.

The Florida Orchestra Presents  ‘Rhythms of Cuba’ This May  “Music is such a wonderful way to communicate with others, to remind us of our shared feelings and emotions as human beings. It does not matter if you speak different languages or if you ...