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Gulfshore Tenors to perform at Boca Grande Community Center

■ BY SUE ERWIN      The Gulfshore Tenors along with accompanist Laura Friesen will be performing at the Boca Grande Commun…

2017 Tour of Historic Homes and luncheon tickets on sale December 5

■ BY MARY BESS      Tickets for the Tour of Historic Homes and Luncheon of the The Boca Grande Historical Society go on sa…

‘All My Sons’ brings RPP and Lit. Forum together again

■ SUBMITTED BY RPP The Royal Palm Players, Boca Grande’s own theater company, is very excited about reviving their collab…

Celebration of Life for Carolyn Frederick

A Service of Celebration of the life of Carolyn Frederick will be h…

Edd and the amazing giant jackfruit

■ BY SUE ERWIN Four years ago, Edd Dean planted a seven-gallon pott…

Profile: Kevin Hyde

■ BY SUE ERWIN      Boca Grande real estate broker Kevin Hyde was born in Port Jefferson, New York, and he’s been spending…

Range Light commentary needed from Coast Guard

To the Editor: The Coast Guard is seeking comments on the usefulness of the Gasparilla Light as a tool for safe navigation…

Captains for Clean Water fighting nutrient runoff from Lake O

To the Editor: Our Thanksgiving arrival brought a change I had feared since my first visit to the Everglades some 30+ year…

Chamber of Commerce Christmas Walk this Saturday

■ STAFF REPORT      Hitch up the sleigh and head to grandma’s house on the island, because it’s time once again for the Bo…

Toddler with island roots battling leukemia, family seeks help

■ BY SUE ERWIN Amber Todd Guy’s world changed a few weeks ago. Her 3-year-old daughter, Zoe, had a cold that just wouldn’t…