Kiwanis Club of Longboat Key member Bill Sceva was honored as Kiwanian of the Year and made a $1,000 donation to the scholarship fund.
The Observer Group made some headlines of its own last week, winning five awards in the Suburban Newspapers of Americaâ€™s editorial contest.
Last weekendâ€™s scenic skies inspired local photographers.
Members of Temple Beth Israel celebrated Purim with a play Saturday, March 19, at Temple Beth Israel.
At a special meeting held Tuesday, March 15 to approve Comprehensive Plan changes for the Department of Community Affairs' review, Mayor George Spoll received a standing ovation from an audience of approximately 75 people.
Team Euphemia Haye will participate for the ninth consecutive year in the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundationâ€™s â€œWalk for a Cureâ€ Saturday, March 26, on Siesta Key Beach.
The Kiwanis Club of Longboat Key honored the Longboat Key Firefighter and Policeman of the Year at its March 10 breakfast.