Test your knowledge on what happened after you fled to higher ground and cooler weather for the long days of summer.
A lot happened while you were away. But don't worry — the Observer put together a quiz to test your knowledge of all the summer's highlights.
Didn't do so well on the quiz? Read through our coverage of these topics, then try again for a better score.
- On the Celery Fields controversy
- On the new employment ventures of Tom Harmer, Isaac Brownman and Allen Parsons
- On King Tide
- On Sarasota County Schools' use of a PR firm
- On a "sky garden" coming to Sarasota
- On the first named storm to come through Sarasota in 2017
- On this year's turtle nesting numbers
- On the new traffic pattern at University Parkway and Interstate 75
- On the location of Thunder by the Bay in 2018
- On the two newest commissioners for the city of Sarasota
- On the State Street mural
- On what's replacing the Short Stop Market