Alex M Buono

Freelance Contributor, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Alex is a journalist, blogger, and ex-New Yorker who lives in Southwest Florida. He is currently a freelance contributing writer and photojournalist for the "Out and About" section of the Sarasota Herald-Tribune.

Alex's film and television career spanned ten years, first working as a freelance camera assistant on episodic narrative television and feature films. For the last five years, Alex worked as a digital media operations analyst at AMC Networks.

In his spare time, Alex also produced, wrote, and directed several digital short-form comedy videos as well as performing and training in sketch comedy and longform improvisation at The Upright Citizens Brigade, The Pit and The Magnet.

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Sarasota Herald

Pedro Reis receives Key Chorale's Perfect Pitch award

Perfect PitchIt was an afternoon of moving song and dance performances as Key Chorale presented Perfect Pitch, an annual luncheon supporting education and community outreach,...

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Selah Freedom "rocks the boat" to end sex trafficking

Rock the BoatThe moonlit water and shining lights of downtown Sarasota could be seen from the Sarasota Westin, as guests arrived for the seventh annual "Rock the Boat," hosted...

Sarasota Herald

New beginnings for Suncoast Food and Wine Fest

Suncoast Food and Wine FestIt was a nearly flawless afternoon of sunshine and festivities for the Rotary Club of Lakewood Ranch's 17th annual Suncoast Food and Wine Fest.

Sarasota Herald

St. Jude Research Hospital: Fighting children's cancer

FoodlosophyFood and wine aficionados united to celebrate the healing art of cooking at the fourth annual Foodlosophy: a Sarasota Culinary Experience, a charity event benefiting...

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Crystal Gala: a haunting evening in support of the Manatee Performing Arts Center

The Manatee Performing Arts Center's lobby was transformed into a hauntingly magical space, as spiders crawled atop cobwebbed chandeliers, and witches spooked guests upon their...

Photography

Sarasota Herald

Photos: Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation's Corinthian Society Celebration 2018

Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation's Corinthian Society Celebration 2018 at the Sarasota Yacht Club on December 6, 2018 -- {Herald-Tribune photo / Alex M Buono}

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Photos: Key Chorale presents Perfect Pitch, An Annual Luncheon

Key Chorale presents Perfect Pitch, An Annual Luncheon supporting education and community outreach at the Sarasota Yacht Club on November 12, 2018 -- {Herald-Tribune photo /...

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Photos: The Florida Center for Early Childhood's 31st Annual Winter Gala

The Florida Center for Early Childhood's 31st Annual Winter Gala at the Michael's on East on December 7, 2018 -- {Herald-Tribune photo / Alex M Buono}