Jeffrey Zych submitted this photo, taken on Beer Can Island, north of Longboat Key.
Twelve-year-old Lexi Mariash started a company Turtle Inc. to save her favorite animal and partnered with Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium.
Harry’s Continental Kitchens will host a Tour of Italy dinner on June 25.
The 6-foot-8 face of St. Armands Circle rounds out a colorful career with a new life in retirement.
Art lovers shopped local and national talent during the weekend-long 14th annual St. Armands Craft Festival June 13 to 14 at Circle Park.
Members of the Longboat Key, Anna Maria Island and Siesta Key chambers of commerce enjoyed Business and BBQ on the Beach on June 9.
The Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce and the Town of Longboat Key hosted the 13th annual Disaster Preparedness Seminar on June 8.