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The South Gate community is conveniently located in central Sarasota just minutes from Award Winning Siesta Key Beach and Downtown Sarasota.  Many shopping areas, restaurants and excellent schools are in and around South Gate.
The South Gate Community Center is located at 3145 South Gate Circle, at the intersection of Siesta Drive and Tuttle Ave.  It includes an historic mid-century building designed by Sarasota School of Architecture architect Victor Lundy. The Association owns five acres with frontage on Phillippi Creek. Many community events, parties, weddings and other events are held in the building and on the grounds.
Kayaks and canoes can be launched onto Phillippi Creek by members. Swimmers can enjoy the large pool during the summer months. All memberships are optional and are very reasonable. A social membership is $65 per year and a pool membership is an additional $125 per year.

South Gate’s incredibly convenient location makes it a great place to live. If you are looking to sell a home in South Gate, the South Gate Specialist Chris Kernan will provide you with up-to-date market information and the best way to sell your home. If you are looking to buy a home in South Gate, he can show you all the homes currently for sale with one call to 941-544-2460.
The popular monthly South Gate Real Estate Summary Reports can be found under the "Real Estate Reports" Link. These reports give you good insight into current and historical information about real estate sales activity in South Gate.

Schools in the South Gate area are among the best in Sarasota county. Public School Districts and private schools in the area can be found by clicking on "South Gate Links" then going  to the Sarasota Schools page.
There are quite a few excellent restaurants in and around South Gate. You will find a handy guide to them when you click on South Gate Links.
The SouthGateNews.net website and newsletter are sponsored by South Gate resident and 25 + year Association member Chris Kernan. He is an experienced Broker-Associate with Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate.
Sincerely Yours,
Chris Kernan
South Gate Specialist
941-544-2460 - Direct 
Email: Sold@ChrisKernan.com  
Top Seller in South Gate over the past 10 years! 

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How to Make Mummy Hot Dogs
Mummy hot dogs (also called mummy dogs) make perfect snacks or treats at Halloween parties or events. They're not too hard to make and are juicy in the inside and moist on the outside. Topped with a bit of ketchup and mustard, these cute 'mummies' leave every Halloween celebrator with a smile. Makes: 10 'mummies'

Sports : NPR
On Baseball's Biggest Stage, 2 Lovable Losers Square Off To Become The Champ
This week, the World Series features two of professional sports' most famously hapless franchises: the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians. Both teams have gone decades without a championship.
'Cursed' Chicago Cubs Advance To First World Series In 71 Years
Rachel Martin talks baseball with The Gist podcast host Mike Pesca. The Cubs beat the Dodgers last night to clinch the National League series, and will advance to their first World Series since 1945.
Chicago Cubs Beat Los Angeles Dodgers To Enter World Series For First Time Since 1945
The Cubs put an end to a 71-year drought Saturday, winning 5-0 to advance to the World Series against the Cleveland Indians. The Cubs last took the World Series title in 1908.
'We Don't Even Expect You To Be Good': The Long-Suffering Cleveland Sports Fan
Comedian and Ohio native Mike Polk Jr. talks about the feelings of a Cleveland sports fan on the possibility of the city's second major sports championship following a 52-year title drought.
As Baseball Teams Close In On Championship, History Overshadows Cleveland And Chicago
Will the Chicago Cubs beat the Dodgers to advance to the World Series? Will the Cleveland Indians bring home the city's second championship this year? Scott Simon talks with ESPN's Howard Bryant.

"Make it Tonight" - EatingWell
Strip Steaks with Smoky Cilantro Sauce & Roasted Vegetables
In this healthy dinner recipe, a cast-iron pan does double duty by searing the steaks and roasting the vegetables. Not a fan of cilantro? The sauce is great with parsley instead.

Chicken Enchilada-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash
This healthy 5-ingredient spaghetti squash recipe is a satisfying low-carb alternative to taco night. If you have leftover cooked chicken on hand, skip Step 2 and stir 2 1/2 cups into the filling. Look for an enchilada sauce with less than 300 mg of sodium per serving, such as Hatch brand.

Roasted Autumn Vegetables & Chicken Sausage
Butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, garlic and sausage all roast on one sheet pan in this super-easy dinner. We’re partial to the flavor of chicken-apple sausage, but you can pick whatever variety of chicken sausage you prefer. Serve with crusty bread and a dollop of whole-grain mustard.

Spaghetti Squash Lasagna with Broccolini
In this low-carb spaghetti squash lasagna recipe, garlicky broccolini, spaghetti squash and cheese are combined for a healthy take on a favorite casserole. This bakes right in the squash shells for a fun presentation. Serve with a big Caesar salad and some warm and crusty whole-grain bread.

Spaghetti Genovese
Traditionally, this Italian pasta recipe combines pasta and pesto with potatoes and green beans. In our recipe for Spaghetti Genovese we give pesto a nutritional boost by adding spinach and toss it all together with fiber-rich whole-wheat pasta for a warm, comforting weeknight meal. Serve with escarole and radicchio salad.

Arts & Life : NPR
In 'Fire At Sea,' Glimpse The Migrant Crisis From The Heart Of Mediterranean
Filmmaker Gianfranco Rosi talks about his documentary Fire at Sea. The film tells the story of the ongoing migrant crisis as experienced by residents of Lampedusa, an island off the coast of Sicily.
Charlotte Holmes Is On The Case In 'A Study In Scarlet Women'
Sherry Thomas' new novel presents a gender-flipped Sherlock Holmes tale, with a heroine who must battle not only the bad guys but also the Victorian era's unfair restrictions on women's lives.
From Pamplona, With Love: 'The Sun Also' Turns 90
Ernest Hemingway's masterful first novel came out 90 years ago today; the story of aimless American expatriates drinking, fighting and falling in and out of love is regarded as one of his best works.
Not My Job: We Ask The Choreographer Of 'The Lion King' About Lying Kings
We recorded the show in Rochester, N.Y., this week, which is home to the Garth Fagan Dance company. We'll ask acclaimed choreographer Garth Fagan three questions about really deceitful people.
Anne Carson's Poetry Collection 'Float' In Unconventional Medium To Suit The Message
Anne Carson's book of poems come in a clear plastic box where they 'float,' which is also the title of her new collection. NPR's Scott Simon talks with the poet about her work.

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