Pat Mankes took this photo of an egret enjoying the sunset on Longboat Key.
Sarasota and Martha's Vineyard share similar qualities. The Vineyard
attracts seasonal residents looking for a break from Florida's heat.
Charles Neubauer took this photo of storm clouds rolling in over Buttonwood Harbor.
Sergio Albuquerque took this sunset photo from Cedar's West on the north end of the Key.
Longboat Key resident Fanny Younger is a recipe follower, but that doesn't make her any less of a cook.
More than 60 people took part in the Taste of the World Interactive Dinner, Friday, Aug. 17, at Pattigeorge's.
The Longboat Key Kiwanis Club handed out 19 scholarships to students attending four and two year colleges throughout Florida.