Cellaris to open first local store in new mall

Cellaris to open first local store in new mall

UNIVERSITY PARK -- Wireless accessory retailer Cellairis announces the opening of a retail location at the new The Mall at University Town Center.

The new location is the first Cellairis store in the United States to feature such amenities as:

Lifestyle lounge: An interactive area to experience a range of accessories, including Bluetooth® products, headphones, wireless speakers, and more.

Charging station: A convenient area to charge electronic devices while shopping.

Device repair: On-site technicians to perform a variety of repairs including front glass and LCD replacement services, water damage diagnostic and repair services and battery replacement. Same-day appointments, repairs for devices including iPhone 4/5/5C/5S, iPad Air, iPad Mini, iPad 2 and 3, Samsung Galaxy S3 and S4 and Samsung Note.

Custom Case Builder: Interactive wall featuring Shout!, Cellairis' custom case builder. Design and print cases with images, text, monograms and more. Shout! cases retail for $39.99 to $59.99 and are currently available for a variety of models, including the iPhone 6/5/5s/5C/4/4S, iPad 2 and 3, iPod Touch 5, iPad mini, iPad 2 and3, Samsung Galaxy S5/S4/S3 and Samsung Galaxy Note 3.

Cellairis' hours of operation are Mondays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m,, and Sundays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Visit for more information.

Sarasota Kiwanis hosts Veterans Day breakfast

SARASOTA -- The Sarasota Kiwanis Club will host a Veterans Day breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Nov. 11 to benefit the State College of Florida Foundation Veterans Scholarship Fund and the Sarasota Kiwanis Foundation at Robarts Arena, 3000 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota.

Retired U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Jack Carter will be the keynote speaker at the event. SCF President Carol F. Probstfeld and Marine Corps veteran Christopher Stough, the past president of the SCF Venice chapter of the Student Veterans of America who created the SCF Veterans Scholarship Fund, will be featured speakers.

Tickets are $25. Mail checks to the SCF Foundation, c/o Kim Noyes, 6120 S. Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL 34231.

Visit, or contact Noyes at 941-925-2970 or for information.

CPA firm to offer seminar on wage compliance

Certified public accountants Kerkering, Barberio & Co. are offering a seminar, "Don't be Tricked: Treat Yourself to Practical Tips for Wage and Hour Compliance" Oct. 30 at the Sarasota Yacht Club, 1100 John Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, from 8 to 11 a.m. The seminar has been approved for 2.5 hours HRCI credit. Parking and breakfast are included. Register at or contact Rick Ratner at 941-306-4020 or

-- Herald staff reports