Sarasota County commissioners Jan. 29, will hear the final report from the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing about its procurement policy.
+Longboat Key's finance director resigns
The Longboat Key Town Commission was informed Friday night that finance director Tom Kelley resigned.
+Beach Road drainage bids exceed expectations
The lowest bid Sarasota County received for the Beach Road drainage improvements was $4.3 million — more than double previous estimates.
+ABOUT LAST NIGHT: Catholic Charities Ball and Forks & Corks Grand Tasting
Enjoy two videos from this weekend's Black Tie Events.
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Hat's off to Dee Pelton, volunteers
Dee Pelton held a luncheon that will be tough to top.
Youth sailors descend on City Island
Approximately 250 people hit the water Saturday, April 20 through Sunday, April 21, for Sailfest. The regatta, Sarasota Youth Sailing's biggest fundraiser of the year, included four classes of competition — Optimus, 420, Laser and Multi-hull — and a barbecue feast.
Book club sunsets for the season
The Sunset Beach Book Club, in its 10th year, ended this season with a luncheon and discussion of the book “Gone Girl,” by Gillian Flynn, April 18, at Lazy Lobster. Discussion moderator was Ricki Carroll. Together, the group read five books this season.