Joan Tufts submitted this photo of her grandchildren playing during sunset at Turtle Beach.
The Selby Gardens will hold their Family Extravaganza, Wednesday Nov. 27 through Sunday Dec. 1.
Made possible by collecting donations, raising funds and writing small grants, one of Manasota Operation Troop Support's most prominent efforts includes packing and mailing customized care packages to deployed local troops.
The Sarasota International Cricket Club celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and will hold its 20th annual Thanksgiving Six-A-Side Festival this weekend.
After swimming in her first state meet two weeks ago, Cardinal Mooney High senior Paiton Krebs signed a
national letter of intent to swim for Valparaiso University.
The Observer is getting into the holiday spirit with a holiday edition of its annual â€œItâ€™s Read Everywhereâ€ photo contest.
Locals look forward to a boost from Small Business Saturday Nov. 30.