BRADENTON – “You’ll be back.” That’s the new message that Manatee County tourism officials will be sending to visitors, the Tourist Development Council (TDC) learned...
TALLAHASSEE – Two bills filed by Florida legislators during the 2020 legislative session seek to strip local governments of their ability to regulate vacation...
BRADENTON BEACH – On Monday, Feb. 17, the city of Bradenton Beach issued a press release in response to concerns raised in a Friday,...
ANNA MARIA – Mayor Dan Murphy and the Anna Maria Commission are planning the opening ceremonies for the new City Pier, but the exact...
Sarasota Bay Watch (SBW) held its 10th Annual “Scallopalooza, It’s Clamtastic” fund-raising event at their new venue, Sarasota’s Hyatt Regency Hotel. on Saturday, Feb....
ANNA MARIA ISLAND – Manatee County Beach Patrol employees Joey Garcia and Steven Cherello are the recipients of the 2019 Lifeguard of the Year...
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As we age, there are physical restrictions on what we can achieve. Tennis may be more difficult, so we switch to pickleball; jogging is...
ANNA MARIA – For the fifth consecutive year, Sato Real Estate’s Jason Sato was the top real estate agent in Manatee County in 2019...
To start the week of sports at The Center, Solid Rock Construction continued to dominate on the volleyball court. Winning both games against Bins...
Two adult sports leagues started up the season last week at The Center of Anna Maria Island. Adult volleyball arrived on the hardcourt with Solid...
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Stone crab trap making in Cortez
Anna Maria Island SUNset
An AMI Fourth of July
Sea turtle Bortie II tagged, released
Mini reefs at Mar Vista
De Soto National Memorial kayak tour
St. Patrick's Day Parade 2019
Spring Break on Anna Maria Island
Grassy Point Preserve
A Day at the Beach
Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival 2019
Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival
Shamrock Shiver 2019
Anna Maria Island Christmas parade
Trunk or Treat
Have you seen this man? Call Holmes Beach police at 941-708-5804.
Holmes Beach mayoral forum
Keep the Gulf clean
More whale sharks spotted
Didgeridoo concert at Holmes Beach library
Green sea turtle release
Plane creates buzz over AMI
Olympic mullet jumping
Palm frond weaving
Royal tern rejection
Mullet roundup off Anna Maria Island
Turtle hatchling release
Eternal Summer Surf Camp
Cortez stone crab trap making
TOM VETERANS DAY