Catch up on the week's most important and most interesting news stories from Sarasota, Longboat Key and East County with FYI Friday.
Commissioner Phill Younger raised $6,400 through Jan. 7, according to campaign reports.
As Lido Key residents await approval for a long-term shoreline restoration project, a smaller renourishment effort is aimed at restoring sand lost after Tropical Storm Debby.
Longboat Key police have been called four times to the 22-unit condominium about a resident and his noise complaints.
Web Editor Alex Mahadevan enters new territory as he assists swan keeper David Novak in his capture of four cygnets.
Retired Longboat Observer Senior Editor Dora Walters looks back on her childhood, early careers and adventures in her new book.
Town Manager Dave Bullock was the keynote speaker at the Republican Club of Longboat Keyâ€™s Jan. 9 meeting at the Longboat Key Clubâ€™s Portofino Ristorante & Bar and gave members an update on what to expect on the Key over the next 12 to 24 months.