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Mojo's Real Cuban opens second location — Mojo's Real Cuban in Lakewood Ranch (11161 E. SR 70, Lakewood Ranch; 941-756-0467;, opened by restaurateur Albert Myara and his sons Austin and Adam earlier this year, has spawned a second location. The new spot - in Southside Village at 1830 S. Osprey Ave. - will open on Wednesday, July 20.

The Coolinary: New restaurant will open on Main Street — A new restaurant is coming to the long vacant space upstairs at 1359 Main Street in downtown Sarasota. Called The Coolinary, it's owned by a group of investors that have more than 40 restaurants under their belt in Europe, according to manager Johnny Szabo. The Coolinary is expected to open in September.

7-11 offers 11 free Slurpees when you buy 7 — To commemorate July 11 (7-11, right?) 7 Eleven is offering 11 free Slurpees when you buy 7. Sweet, chilled foam lovers, get to work! There are some hoops to jump through: You have to buy all 7 before July 18 and scan each one in the 7 Eleven app.

Sneak Peek: Veronica Fish and Oyster — Mark Caragiulo isn't positive how many restaurants he's opened, but when his new Veronica Fish & Oyster starts serving customers next week, the number will definitely be in the 20s. There's his family's flagship Caragiulos, Owen's Fish Camp in Burns Court and Shore Diner on St.

St. Armands icon Cafe L'Europe will be sold — A fine-dining fixture in Sarasota for 43 years, the venerable Cafe L'Europe will have a new owner. Betsie Coolidge, who joined Cafe L'Europe over 20 years ago after marrying the restaurant's founder Titus Letschert, has accepted an undisclosed amount for the landmark spot from Ron Milton, owner of Scene Magazine.

10 Great Savor Sarasota Menus — That said, some of the restaurants on the list have created Savor menus that are a step above, or offer an especially good value. We picked out some of our favorites among the participating spots, ten of your best options if you don't have time to visit all the restaurants signed on for the event.

Memorial Day Events — Sarasota National Cemetery: Sarasota National Cemetery (9810 State Road 72, Sarasota) will host an event to honor of America's slain soldiers and their families, featuring Keynote speaker Brigadier General Gerald McIlmoyle (US Air Force retired), Trinity Christian Fellowship Center Choir, student musicians from the Sarasota Military Academy, and more.

Revelry Pub and Grill will close — Earlier today, Revelry Pub and Grill on University Parkway announced on its Facebook page that the restaurant will be closing for good this weekend, with its last open day Saturday, May 28.

6 restaurants coming to UTC — Chef and JPan owner Daniel Dokko will open another location soon, serving the same menu of Japanese cuisine that has been successful at his central Sarasota location along with some Korean dishes to spice things up based on "robata cuisine," which uses white charcoal for grilled dishes.

Dining around UTC — All of that traffic around University Town Center does have a positive side, of sorts: It attracts businesses. Since the opening of The Mall at UTC, restaurants - both chain and locally owned - have blossomed in the area, trying to take advantage of all those hungry people driving to and by all the development lining University Parkway.
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Jul 24, 2016

RT @brianstelter: This weekend's media headlines: -- What hath Roger wrought -- #DNCLeaks fallout -- Verizon-Yahoo deal imminent 

Jul 24, 2016

RT @vplus: Anyone know the Twitter handle(s) of the couple who got engaged on stage at #DNCinPHL today? (I have some pics to share with them)

Jul 24, 2016

Some Chinese @Uber users have gotten a hold of my account and are having a fun afternoon. Help, @Uber_Support?

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RT @brianstelter: This is my favorite flavor of @CNN -- the reporters-working-their-phones, gathering-info-on-the-air CNN

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RT @jeffzeleny: Democratic chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz no longer has major speaking role at convention, source says, in wake of email leak at DNC.

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