Johnny Vasco de Gama, the endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle, underwent rehabilitation after being stranded in the Netherlands â€” thousands of miles away from home.
Bill Bowe and his wife, Debbie, were golfing recently at Longboat Key Club Harbourside Golf Course, and on the last hole, Red No. 9, Bill hit his stride.
Ralph and Bea Einstein will celebrate their 61st anniversary Dec. 30.
First Bank of Longboat Key is banking on donations for Toys for Tots.
The Cortez Yacht Clubâ€™s Holiday Boat Parade is taking off Saturday, Dec. 17 from Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant and Pub and floating its way to the Seafood Shack.
Dr. Ira Abrahamson bid and made 7 notrump in back-to-back hands, which is like making two holes-in-one in successive outings of golf, he says. He made the first hand in his apartment, where he plays on Tuesdays, and it was the last hand bid of the day.
Resort Operator Alice Dean started out in housekeeping at the Longboat Key Club and Resort 25 years ago.