Two anonymous donors have pledged $1 million to Mote Marine Laboratory to fund various initiatives over the next four years.
Hurricane season is here. The six-month season began Wednesday, June 1 and continues through November.
Week of May 8 through May 14
This beach bunny was spotted swimming at the sand spit near Jewfish Key.
The third annual Kiwanis Club of Longboat Key Food Drive was again a success.
The Red Hattitude ladies of Sun City received the royal treatment May 13 during a visit to Save Our Seabirds.
Hideaway Bay resident and former No. 1 tennis player Maria Sharapova clinched a victory at the Italian Open May 15 beating Australian Sam Stosur 6-2, 6-4 for the title.