Longboat Key resident and USA Today bestselling author Sue-Ellen Welfonder signed a new four-book contract with Grand Central Publishing/GCP (former Time Warner Books).
On Memorial Day weekend, Bill and Mary Lou Johnson's daughter and son-in-law fell in love â€” with a dog.
Where will you be 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 21? Harryâ€™s Continental Kitchens is hosting a Summer Solstice SoirÃ©e to benefit the Surfrider Foundation.
Longboat Key resident and author Jane K. Webb has recently released a new childrenâ€™s book, "My Super Stupendous Day at the Beach."
On Saturday, June 9, Maria Sharapova won the 2012 French Open in her defeat of Sara Errani; her win was a career Grand Slam.
Last week, the Longboat Key Turtle Watch received a check for its primary fundraiser, "Fiesta De Las Tortugas," held in May, at Harryâ€™s Continental Kitchens.
Local photographer Mary Lou Johnson captured this group of four cousins on the beach in the 6000 block of Longboat Key.