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Class 1962

May 5, 2018 by Patricia Ann Bennett Hardesty (Register to contact)

Class 1962 Ladies Lunch, each month, on a different day each month, contact Pat Bennett Hardesty and join us. Class guys are also welcome to join us. We meet at Der Dutchman Restaurant at 11:30, each pay for their meal, please come join us.

Class of 1962 -Ladies Lunch

June 25, 2015 by Patricia Ann Bennett Hardesty (Register to contact)

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Each month any of our Class of 1962 Ladies meet for Lunch at Der Dutchman Restaurant on Bahia Vista, Sarasota,FL. We meet for lunch each and every month. If you would like to join us contact Pat Bennett Hardesty at (941) 924-XXXX . If your just in town for a visit, call Pat and come join us, we have a great time together.

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23 Riverview High School students accept $3.4M in scholarships  WWSB

Riverview High School has a new initiative that basically guarantees students in need to move on to higher education.

Riverview High School graduates 'say one last thank you'

The ceremony will filled with speeches from students thanking friends, family and teachers for their support.

Riverview High School teacher receives fellowship - News  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Out of hundreds of applications from talented educators, Katie Pollifrone of Riverview High School has been selected by the nonprofit organization Ecology ...

VIDEO: Football team gets awesome send off at Riverview High School  WWSB

Cheerleaders, the band, and students at Riverview High School assembled to give their support and their well wishes to their football team.

COMMENT: A special corner of Riverview history  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sometimes an apparent dilemma has an obvious solution that requires little more than someone caring enough to ensure the solution gets implemented.

Riverview High School kicks for a cause

Riverview Fights Cancer raised more than $1000 for the Jimmy V Foundation for Pediatric Cancer Research.

4A-REGION 4 TENNIS: Riverview boys, girls advance - Sports  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA The Riverview High School boys and girls tennis teams didn't want to spend any more time than was necessary in Tuesday's Class 4A-Region 4 ...

Riverview High alumnus graduates from Air Force basic training  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

U.S. Air Force Airman John P. Chartrand graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Boyce leads Rams to district crown  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA. Friday night, the only obstacle standing between the Riverview Rams and their third-straight district football title were the Sharks from Tampa ...

Sarasota Schools Get A Grade From State of Florida  Sarasota, FL Patch

Sarasota Schools Get A Grade From Florida - Sarasota, FL - The Sarasota County School District was one of 24 school districts across Florida that received an A ...

Riverview High School gets new principal  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Riverview High School will welcome a new principal on July 1 from within the Sarasota County School District, as Venice Elementary School Principal Erin del ...

15-year-old boy hit by car while crossing street to get on school bus  WWSB

It happened around 7:15am near the intersection of Gantt and Proctor in Sarasota. The district tells ABC7 that the bus was starting to approach its stop and had ...

Riverview High welcomes new IB program  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Riverview High School has long been known as one of three Sarasota County School District high schools to offer the International Baccalaureate program, and ...

SWIMMING: Riverviews Emma Weyant making a splash around the world  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Upcoming senior is on the fast track to stardom qualifying for four events at the 2020 US Olympic Trials while competing for the USA Junior National Team in ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Defense, ground game lead Venice past Riverview  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA. On a soggy track like the one found in the Ram Bowl in Friday night's Venice-Riverview matchup, both teams knew that points would be at a ...

Riverview HS investigating racial ‘promposal’  WFLA

Officials at Riverview High School in Sarasota are investigating a racial "promposal" that is being circulated on social media.

Cyesis: A godsend for Sarasotas most vulnerable young parents  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Cyesis, a teen parenting program based out of Riverview High School, has been educating young parents and their children for 40 years. Advocates want the ...

Riverview threat still under investigation  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

A shooting threat to Riverview High School made Saturday is still under investigation by the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office.

Pine View School ranked among best high schools statewide, nationally

On April 30, U.S. News and World Report announced that Pine View School ranked as the No. 1 high school in Florida in its 2019 Best High Schools Rankings.

Riverview principal notifies parents of shooting threat  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The threats were taken seriously after this week's shooting at a South Florida high school that killed 17 students and staff. SARASOTA — The acting principal at ...

Sarasota County water quality summit set for June  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The county's water quality summit is scheduled for June 5 at the Riverview High School Auditorium.

Student, family apologize for Riverview students racist promposal  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

A Sarasota student who asked his girlfriend to prom with a racist sign apologized, according to an image provided by the school district, and his family later ...

Coaches’ families look to science for Alzheimer’s answers  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Both played college football in Pennsylvania, Bill Geisdorf at Drexel University, Mike Dowling at Widener University.“They used to laugh and say they probably ...

Sarasota County School District to provide food for families in need for the summer  WWSB

Sarasota County Schools will be serving alongside organizations such as All Faiths Food Bank to provide families in need with food resources like groceries ...

Sarasota County schools strive toward success

Education Foundation of Sarasota County presented the Strive Awards on April 23.

PREP FOOTBALL: Rams give up big plays in 44-14 defeat  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Riverview allows four TD passes of 38 yards or more in loss to Seffner Armwood.

County announces presenters, session times for Water Quality Summit

The event is free and will be held from 1 to 6:30 p.m. on June 5 in Riverview High School's auditorium.

Student languishing after years in special needs program  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The Sarasota School District is being accused of stunting the academic growth of a special needs student by placing him in an alternative program without his ...

Social media threat prompted Riverview High lockdown, sheriff says  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

A student reported a 'social media threat' to another Riverview student to a school resource officer.

Riverview High School honors class of 2018

The Riverview High School commencement was hosted May 19 at Ram Bowl.

Riverview High principal leaving for job with state

Paul Burns, the principal of Riverview High School, has accepted a position with the Florida Department of Education, and will not return to the school after ...

In business sale, owner finds perfect match  Business Observer

An important lessons for any entrepreneur is to always have a clear and unbiased financial value of your company, no matter where you on the exit strategy ...

Riverview student arrested after threatening Snapchat post  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Security was increased at the school after the teenager shared photos of weapons.

Riverview student dies after crash - News  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Correction: The crash happened at about 11 p.m. An earlier version of this story incorrectly said 11 a.m.. SARASOTA — A Riverview High School student who ...

School Board sends message: No teachers to carry guns in Sarasota  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The Sarasota School Board voted 3 to 2 Tuesday night not to participate in a pending expansion of the state's Guardian Program, which would allow teachers to ...

Riverview High selected for inclusion and diversity program

Riverview High School was selected to participate in a program to promote the inclusion and success of under-represented students in the International ...

Riverview students receive Andrew Monroe scholarships  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

From Left to Right: Stacey Monroe, EmmaBella Rudd, Blake Harper, Madison Galbraith, Corinna Kuschnitzky, Abigale Strzempka, Natalie Oliver, Amy Dunn, Kai ...

Political Insider: Riverview High grad played key role in recount battle  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Jessica Furst Johnson is a leading political operative and one of the top election law attorneys in the country.

VIDEO: Four-star football recruit Malachi Wideman scored a bucket after completing a 360-degree spin  USA TODAY High School Sports

Malachi Wideman is a football standout for Riverview in Sarasota, but he produced a remarkable 360 bucket on the basketball court.

Higher concentrations of lead found in three Sarasota Co. schools  WWSB

Although there is no mandate that requires schools to test for lead, Sarasota County schools will be conduction voluntary water testing in the area.

School district announces district National Merit Scholarship finalists

Sarasota County Schools announced the names of the students from across the district that were chosen as finalists for the National Merit Scholarship on Feb.

Riverview High School honors the class of 2017

In the distance, the sky was gray and foreboding. But the sun was shining above their heads on June 3 as the Riverview High School class of 2017 made their ...

Judge sides with family in disabilities case against Sarasota School District  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The fight over whether to consolidate two separate complaints into one hearing ended Monday, as a judge agreed with the family of a student with disabilities ...

New Principal Appointed For Riverview High School

Sarasota, FL – A familiar face at Riverview High School will become the school's newest principal. Sarasota County Superintendent of Schools Lori White ...

Sarasota/Manatee high school athletes honored  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Olympian Gabby Douglas tells athletes 'Be yourself' at Herald-Tribune's Best of HT Preps Awards. SARASOTA --Be yourself was the theme at the Fourth Annual ...

Concerns raised about lack of health clinic for Riverviews teen parent program  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

A local advocacy group is raising concerns about the district's management of teen parent program Cyesis at Riverview High School.

Riverview student ditched sports in favor of FFA — and a pig  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA COUNTY — Melodi Andrews, a Riverview High student, could have spent her senior year in all kinds of sports and school activities, but she chose ...

Riverview students celebrate prom

Riverview High School hosted its prom at the Hyatt Regency, Sarasota on May 6.

Riverview High racial tensions addressed in meeting with students, administrators and NAACP

SARASOTA, Fla. - A "promposal" many described as racist and other racial slurs written in school bathrooms prompted a meeting between Riverview High ...

Sarasota schools new police chief is sworn in  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Timothy Enos, a Sarasota County Sheriff's Office alum, wears the district's blue uniform Tuesday morning.

Sarasota County principals receive their accolades  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA — Teachers are generally the first faces children see when they enter the classroom. But principals and assistant principals are the administrators ...

Should cellphones be banned in Sarasota schools?  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA — It's hard to go anywhere these days without seeing someone's neck angled toward a device, their eyes scanning the screen of a cellphone as ...

Testing reveals traces of lead at three Sarasota schools  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

McIntosh Middle School, Venice Middle School and Englewood Elementary School all had lead in the drinking water that went beyond the EPA's recommended ...

Riverview English instructor is Sarasotas teacher of the year  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

It's the second year in a row that the high school's faculty has taken the district's top honor. SARASOTA -- Not every teacher would rank “ruining movies for ...

Riverviews Coach Ivey named Sarasota County Teacher of the Year  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA — In a flourish of foreshadowing Wednesday afternoon, Richard Steinman introduced 2017-18 Sarasota “Teacher of the Year” finalist William “BJ” ...

FOOTBALL: Johnson steps down as Riverviews head coach  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA. In the end, Todd Johnson was made an offer he couldn't refuse. After six years as a teacher and head football coach at Riverview High School, the ...

Ringling students tweak and tune projects for Senior Exhibitions  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Student thesis projects will be on display in various galleries and screenings from Saturday through May 9. For some students at the Ringling College of Art and ...

Lead found in Sarasota schools: Should you be worried?  WWSB

SARASOTA (WWSB) - Newly released test results show levels of lead above federal recommendations at McIntosh and Venice middle schools, and Englewood ...

Thousands of gallons of sewage spill in Sarasota County  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Thousands of gallons of raw sewage spilled during three incidents in Sarasota County over the past weeks, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection ...

Market snapshot: Whitakers Landing and Tocobago Bay  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Most locals and tourists think that there are no single-family, waterfront neighborhoods north of the Trail until you get to Indian Beach. But take Hampton Road ...

Sarasota School District honors volunteers  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Volunteers, businesses and community partners that donate their time helping students in the Sarasota County School District were recognized for their efforts ...

Pine View School ranked best in state among public high schools

OSPREY — Pine View School ranked best in Florida and 15th nationally in the latest annual high school rankings by U.S. News and World Report.

Man arrested for trespassing at Riverview High

Aaron Talley, 31, entered a Riverview High School classroom and shouted obscenities to protest the 'evil corruption in school government.'

Pine View named best high school in Florida by U.S. News  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Pine View School again topped the U.S News Best High School Rankings for Florida, although it fell nationally from 13 in 2017 to 19 in 2018.In this year's ...

Photos: STRIVE Awards Luncheon - Education Foundation  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Hundreds of students, parents and teachers attended the STRIVE Awards Luncheon at Micheal's On East on Tuesday. The STRIVE Awards Program recognizes ...

Lights, camera, action and awards for Riverview film students

Riverview High School's IB film students hosted its fourth annual Academy Awards night on April 18.

Second Republican enters race to unseat Rep. Margaret Good  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sarasota attorney Erik Arroyo is joining the race for a northern Sarasota County state House seat, making him the second Republican to seek the seat held by ...

PREP BASEBALL: Riverview hires baseball coach  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA. After an extensive search, Riverview High found its baseball coach. Riverview announced Monday afternoon former Booker High coach Jeremy ...

Tragedy spurs Sarasota high schoolers to act

Students say "enough is enough," and organize walkouts, rallies to make their points heard about school safety following the mass shooting in Parkland.

Sarasota school board member wants to ban cell phones from the classroom

SARASOTA, Fla. — The cell phone policy for students in Sarasota might be changing in a big way if one school board member has her way: She wants to ban ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Riverview coaching staff sticks together  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

When the Rams switched head coaches from Todd Johnson to Josh Smithers, the rest of the staff remained.

Sarasota Schools name new police chief; reassign current chief to new role  WWSB

SARASOTA (WWSB) - The new police chief at the Sarasota County School District is being reassigned to a senior administrative role and a new chief is taking ...

Riverview High School congratulates graduates

Friends, family and faculty congratulated the new graduates of Riverview High School with a commencement ceremony Saturday, May 30 at Robarts Arena.

10 must-see movies at this years Sarasota Film Festival  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The 21st annual film festival returns to downtown Sarasota from Friday to April 14.

What to do in Sarasota on Memorial Day Weekend

Here are a few events to attend Memorial Day weekend to honor those who died in military *service*.

Riverview band marches to a new beat

Riverview will be marching down the streets of Chicago this Thanksgiving with a new director in the lead.

Riverview High's AquaDome teems with life - News  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

About a dozen growths of coral donated by SeaWorld Orlando lie submerged in a 600-gallon fiberglass tank at Riverview High School.Keeping alive the delicate ...

Inspired by kids to build brighter future  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

When I look ahead 10 years, I dream of being a nurse and living with my kids in our own place.Three years ago, I couldn't envision a future. I was 15, pregnant, ...

Sarasota High registrar fired over Snapchat video with teenage boy at party  ABC Action News

Sarasota County school officials fired a school employee and reassigned an assistant principal over a Snapchat video.

Area debs shine at the elegant Debutante Ball  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Debutante BallTwenty-two young women entering their senior year of high school were honored at the annual Debutante Ball, held at the beautifully decorated ...

Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation Awards College Scholarships  Sarasota

Sarasota Memorial Hospital's Foundation awarded its 2019 G. Duncan Finlay Health Careers scholarships this month to six outstanding high school students ...

Cheers And Tears As Latino Students In Manatee And Sarasota Announce College Plans  WUSF News

The recent college admissions scandal exposed the role of wealth and privilege in gaining entry to America's best schools. But its also helped bring.

Sarasota County School District swears in new Police Chief for the second time within months  WWSB

Tim Enos, the former Captain for Sarasota County Sheriff's Office, will be sworn in as the school district's police department's new Police Chief.

700 people attend Sarasota Water Quality Summit  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Residents of Sarasota County and beyond discuss one of the area's most pressing yet recurring questions: How do we protect Florida's most important natural ...

UPDATE: Student charged in gun incident after lockdown  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA COUNTY — A 17-year-old student was arrested on weapons charges Thursday after he allegedly showed a handgun to students on a school bus ...

Sons of baseball pros hone skills for Sarasota Cat 5 in summer baseball league  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Garrett Sheffield, Drew Howard, Cameron Lee and Daniel Alfonzo hope to follow in fathers' footsteps to big leagues. SARASOTA. Between baseball's white lines ...

Four-star receiver Malachi Wideman commits to Florida State  Tomahawk Nation

Composite four-star 2020 wide receiver Malachi Wideman has committed to FSU. According to the 247Sports composite, Wideman is a top-200 player nationally ...

Riverview High to christen new sports complex  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

SARASOTA. Riverview High School will play its first game at the new baseball/softball complex Thursday night at 4748 Beneva Road, on the campus of ...

COLUMN: DRC still running  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Former Mustang with Redskins for 12th NFL season.

Pine View named No. 1 high school in Florida

U.S. News and World Report's ranking of high schools came out for 2018, and Pine View School in Osprey topped the list.

Gladiators Football Announces Appointment Of Director/Co-Owner

Gladiators Name New Director/Co-Owner - Sarasota, FL - Gerald Perry has been promoted to the position of director/co-owner of the Southwest Gladiators.

Taylor Ranch Elementary could become hurricane evacuation center  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

School is one of several options being considered as shelter in south Sarasota County.

Riverview dedicates new band shell

Riverview High School honors former band director Andrew "Jack" Crew with fitting tribute.

The force is strong with Riverview prom

Riverview High School hosts prom with "In A Galaxy Far Far Away" theme.

Local student leaders granted scholarships through Town Hall Scholars Program  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Fifteen high school seniors inspired by visiting leaders were awarded college scholarships from the Rosemary and Lou Oberndorf Town Hall Scholarship Fund ...

Photos: Suncoast Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[1/36] Herald-Tribune photo / Carla Varisco. North Port's #3 Brandon Graff and Waggener's #0 Ron Fell head down court to score during second half of Thursday ...

Sarasota school district maintains A grade

Sarasota County Schools is an A-rated district for the 15th year in a row, the district announced Wednesday afternoon. School scores. The individual school ...

Riverview High School adds security for Friday's rivalry football game  WTSP 10 News

Riverview High School had extra patrols and deputies for Friday night's cross-county rivalry football game with Sarasota High School.

Four years in the making, Riverview seniors enjoy prom

Riverview High School hosted its senior prom on May 9 at the Hyatt Regency.

Sarasota schools meet on race after racist prom proposal  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The Sarasota County School District hosted a closed meeting on race with community leaders and Riverview High School students Monday following a racially ...

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