The late Gen. James Edmundson flew one of his most heroic missions 70 years ago. Fifty-five years later, he met, via letters, the men he saved.
A push for a 10-year extension of the Circle taxing district sets the stage for landscape maintenance and a parking garage project.
St. Armands Circle merchants told Sarasota Mayor Suzanne Atwell and Parking Manager Mark Lyons that increased parking enforcement is hurting their businesses.
Local tourism officials report an increase in summer stays and tourist revenue for the second consecutive year.
The donations-for-beer system is questionable, but the owners of a floating food stand have the licenses needed to do business in the bay.
The dog beach feasibility committee is now the LBK9 Committee and will most likely report to the Longboat Key Town Commission later this fall.
Other communities are taking note of programs, developed by the town's IT Department and its firefighters, that make emergency response and record-keeping nearly paperless.