Laurin Goldner was driving on Gulf of Mexico Drive just before Memorial Day when she noticed that the American flag at Bicentennial Park at Longboat Key Town Hall was flying in the dark.
The North Shore Road beach access will re-open by Friday, July 1, in time for the Fourth of July holiday weekend, according to Longboat Key Public Works Director Juan Florensa.
Longboat Key Club's golf director, Terry O'Hara, above, is sending thousands of old range balls as well as used clubs from some of the club's members to a troop in Afghanistan.
The Longboat Key Police Department warns that a slowed economy has spurred several telephone scams that have hit the island.
The Colony Beach & Tennis Resort Association has selected six development proposals to review and plans to reduce the number to three next month.
The townâ€™s 'island-wide' beach projects don't put down sand everywhere on the island. Now the town is searching for a new name.
Jennifer Horne's husband, Neal, celebrated 10 years of being cancer free in June. Now, she's celebrating his marathon journey with a marathon of her own.