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[OPINION] "Editorial: The past and future meet at We Are Sarasota" - Editorial, Sarasota Herald-Tribune
http://www.heraldtribune.com/opinion/20180502/editorial-past-and-future-meet-at-we-are-sarasota

[TV] "Opera House presents 'We Are Sarasota'" - Justin Robicheau, SNN TV
http://www.snntv.com/2018/04/30/opera-house-presents-sarasota/

[PHOTOS] "'We Are Sarasota' unites audiences of all backgrounds" - Niki Kottmann, Observer Media Group
https://www.yourobserver.com/photo-gallery/we-are-sarasota-2018?time=1525210024#photo-1

[PHOTOS] "We Are Sarasota" - Rod Millington, Sarasota Herald-Tribune
http://www.heraldtribune.com/photogallery/LK/20180501/NEWS/501009999/PH/1

[NEWS] "WBTT Names Ferguson Marketing and Comms Director" - Jacob Ogles, SRQ Daily
https://www.srqmagazine.com/srq-daily/2018-05-17/8381_WBTT-Names-Ferguson-Marketing-and-Comms-Director

[PHOTOS] "Limelight: We Are Sarasota" - Cliff Roles, Sarasota Magazine
https://www.sarasotamagazine.com/slideshows/2018/5/2/we-are-sarasota#/.WuqP3wsx1HA.facebook

[REVIEW] "Theater Review: Soul Man" - Undine Shorey, The Bradenton Times
http://thebradentontimes.com/theater-review-soul-man-p19791-133.htm

[OPINION] "Fighting the power of three words" - Laura S. Bauman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune
http://www.heraldtribune.com/opinion/20180430/bauman-fighting-power-of-three-words

[PHOTOS] "Physician Musicians compete for Doctor Idol title" - Shane Donglanson, Observer Media Group
Nate Jacobs was a celebrity judge at the event
https://www.yourobserver.com/photo-gallery/physician-musicians-compete-for-doctor-idol-title

[EVENTS] "Arts listings for May 3-9" - Sarasota Herald-Tribune
http://www.heraldtribune.com/news/20180501/now-playing-arts-listings-for-may-3-9

[NEWS] "Winners Announced For Thirteenth Annual Ten-Minute Play Festival" - Broadway World St. Petersburg
Nate was a judge for the 2018 Ten-Minute Play Festival
https://www.broadwayworld.com/st-petersburg/article/Winners-Announced-For-Thirteeth-Annual-Ten-Minute-Play-Festival-20180506

[REVIEW] "Lively ‘Soul Man’ closes Westcoast troupe season" - Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune
http://www.heraldtribune.com/entertainmentlife/20180429/theater-review-lively-soul-man-closes-westcoast-troupe-season

[NEWS] "‘We Are Sarasota’ celebrates Civil Rights with speeches, songs" - Thomas Becnel, Sarasota Herald-Tribune
http://www.heraldtribune.com/news/20180427/we-are-sarasota-celebrates-civil-rights-with-speeches-songs

[NEWS] "'We Are Sarasota' Returns for a Night of Hope and Civility" - Phil Lederer, SRQ Magazine
https://www.srqmagazine.com/srq-daily/2018-04-27

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