Monday, Dec. 26, 2011 | A parking meter stood bagged in downtown Sarasota, with paid parking set to begin May 23.
Monday, Dec. 26, 2011 | A "Today Show" producer held up copy for a reporter on Siesta Public Beach in preparation for a segment about the beachâ€™s being named No. 1 in the nation.
Monday, Dec. 26, 2011 | A Veterans of Foreign Wars group makes its way down Main Street in the Memorial Day Parade.
Monday, Dec. 26, 2011 | Chief Judge Lee Haworth announced plans to retire from the 12th Judicial Circuit bench.
Monday, Dec. 26, 2011 | Love bugs proliferated on the Key, making it the worst season residents could recall in years.
Monday, Dec. 26, 2011 | Robin Schmidt worked on "Atlantis" during the 39th Annual Amateur Sand Sculpture Contest on Siesta Public Beach; she won third in the Adult-Miscellaneous category.
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