Manatee’s Got Talent

February 13, 2020

ASHLEY THE ARTIST

WORDS: Kara Chalmers PICTURES: Whitney Patton When Ashley Santana-Morales was only eight, her art teacher knew she had a gift. “She was very artistic,” said Alex […]
January 8, 2020

A COMPETITIVE EDGE

A COMPETITIVE EDGE… WORDS: Kara ChalmersPICTURES: Whitney Patton When Sophie Potillo dances, she is graceful, precise, and expressive. All things that make her a winner. Sophie, […]
October 8, 2019

LORD OF THE STRINGS

LORD OF THE STRINGS… WORDS: Kara Chalmers PICTURES: Whitney Patton In summer, the Pops Orchestra in Bradenton runs “Camping with the Pops,” an intensive program that […]
August 13, 2019

RACING TO THE WORLD STAGE

RACING TO THE WORLD STAGE WORDS & PICTURES: Jessica Schubick Nine local students are heading to the prestigious World Finals of the F1 in Schools competition, […]