Harry Christensen repainted the awning of his convenience-store building in July, in preparation for the opening of Harryâ€™s Corner Store.
Julian Yenne geared up with his patriotic bike and dog at the townâ€™s Freedom Festival parade on the Fourth of July.
In July, Audra Lovett rolled pizza dough with help from Jackie Salvino at the Longboat Key Garden Clubâ€™s grand finale for the pizza garden it sponsored at Just for Girls Inc., in Bradenton.
Bruce and Jan Ely and Lee and Margie McGriff embraced during a beachside vows-renewal ceremony in August, at Casa del Mar.
Onlookers watched Dick and Elaine Williams dig out and count loggerhead turtle eggs from a nest in August.
Longbeach Village residents Jim and Susan Pressly put out a sign in July asking for prayers for their 20-month-old granddaughter, Libby Claire McGarity, who was injured when she fell from a loft in their home. The Presslys received a warning from the town about the sign.
Ciarra Buff, Natasha Nieckoski, Bradd Buff and Ella Coney-Jones are all smiles after their first day of the new school year in August.