Oliva Marie Braidaâ€“Chiusano has an extensive rÃ©sumÃ© filled with art exhibitions; botanical art commission work; botanical art teaching positions; and both art and business awards and honors.
Samantha Bisceglia submitted this photo of a sunrise over Siesta Key.
Upper-elementary students at The NewGate School celebrated Cinco de Mayo with a salsa-garden harvest Monday, May 6. Students harvested the vegetables they had been growing since February in their garden.
Zachary Rafael may only be in the seventh grade, but heâ€™s already made strides in educating students and the public about the harmful effects of tobacco.
Candidates Suzanne Atwell, Susan Chapman and Richard Dorfman spent the day greeting voters Tuesday, May 14, at polling locations in a close election after a tight race in March's city election.
Cameron Smalley was named the Taylor Emmons Scholarship Fund's third scholarship recipient May 6.
Families came together on Sunday, May 12 at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens to appreciate moms for Motherâ€™s Day and enjoy the beautiful gardens on a sunny day.
More than 615 people attended the three different brunch seatingâ€™s where Michaelâ€™s On East catered.