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iPad 2 thinner, faster and available March 11

photo courtesy of Apple Inc. Apple’s iPad 2 “Smart Cover” cases latch on with magnets and only protect the front of the device. “Thinner, lighter, faster.” Although easily confused with Daft Punk’s hit “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger,” Apple’s new tagline…

Pop Cart provides artisan popsicles to Sarasota

all photos courtesy of Donna Tortorice According to the popsicle cart’s website: “Kids love popsicles.” People love popsicles. Young or old, the frozen treat is somehow always such an utter delight — especially hand-made, locally-made popsicles from the pop cart,…

The Cat Depot: a hub for cats and volunteers alike

all photos Corey Rodda/Catalyst When I was five, my dad let me adopt a cat from the Buffalo City Animal Shelter. It’s a dreary place, full of cracked concrete flooring, barred fluorescent lights and anxious animals. I remember looking at…

The truth about New College's feline-in-residence

Though traditionally considered an omen of death and misfortune, one black cat has crossed the path of many New College students bringing smiles in lieu of bad luck.  The cat in question goes by many names: Murry, Mary Magdalene, but…

For soccer's Sounders, Bradenton is goal-den

photos courtesy of Casey Morell/Catalyst When people think of sports in the Sarasota area, their thoughts probably turn to exercises in elderly recreation like shuffleboard or bocce ball or to ostentatious displays of wealth like polo or yachting. But for…