On Thursday, Nov. 13, Amore by Andrea held its grand opening. The restaurant is in the same location as Mattisonâ€™s Steakhouse, which closed in 2008.
Longboat Key Commissioner Terry Gans and his wife, Diane, recently welcomed a new granddaughter into the world.
Every election is an important one in this country, but the Nov. 4 election marked an important day for one Longboat resident â€” the day Chris Lynch voted for the first time in a national election.
Mote Marine Laboratory founder Eugenie Clark, aka the â€œShark Lady,â€ was honored Nov. 6, at the BLUE Ocean Film Festival & Conservation Summit awards in St. Petersburg.
The new Rotary Club of Longboat Key held its inaugural parade that honored more than 125 veterans.
The new club's first Veterans Day parade will take place today at 4:30.
On Nov. 9, the Longboat Island Chapel held a service to recognize local veterans in honor of Veterans Day.