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Please join Vineland Elementary School in congratulating the January Herons of the Month.


February 14, 2024 at 2:00 a.m.


It’s Cookie Time!

Local Girl Scouts are once again selling their iconic cookies outside local businesses.
February 11, 2024 at 12:39 p.m.

Venice Musicale Scholarship Application Is Now Open

These scholarships go to fund private lessons, summer music camp, or first-year college music studies.
February 8, 2024 at 12:35 p.m.

Lemon Bay High School Athletic Department Announces December 2023 Award Winners

The Athletes of the Month are Ailee Briggs, freshman, Girls Wrestling and Lucas Newcomb, senior, Boys Basketball and Omy Ordaz-Ortiz, senior, Girls Soccer, wins for Sportsmanship.
January 29, 2024 at 8:35 p.m.

LBHS Athletes and Sportsmanship Awards of the Month

The Lemon Bay High School thletic Department would like to extend congratulations to the November 2023 Athletes of the Month winners Lorenzo Mauceri and Tee'aunna Williams, and Sportsmanship award winner, Khloe Evans.
January 16, 2024 at 11:28 a.m.

Local Scouts Receive 'Youth Group Ambush Award'

Girl Scout Cadettes Khloe Cornish and Violet Hopkins of Troop 617 were recently surprised at a troop meeting with the Keep Charlotte Beautiful (KCB) 2022-2023 Youth Group Ambush Award, presented by Rhonda Harvey, KCB Executive Director
January 16, 2024 at 11:14 a.m.

ESA Second Annual Lemon Drop Regatta

The Englewood Sailing Association held their second annual Lemon Drop Regatta on December 9th at their sailing center in Indian Mound Park on Lemon Bay.
January 1, 2024 at 11:31 a.m.

Embracing Our Differences' "Bucket Fillers" Initiative Inspires Young Readers

Embracing Our Differences’ “Bucket Fillers” reading initiative took place at 83 elementary schools and early learning centers throughout Manatee and Sarasota counties on Tuesday, November 14th.
December 6, 2023 at 2:03 p.m.

Vineland Elementary November Students Of The Month

Please join Vineland Elementary School in congratulating the November Herons of the Month. This program, sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary, recognizes students who display the attributes of the Vineland motto: Where Herons Soar (Show Respect, Own Actions, Accept Differences, Realize Potential.)
December 5, 2023 at 3:58 p.m.

Girl Scout Troops Spread Joy with Operation Christmas Child Gift Boxes

Girl Scout Troops 615 and 617 recently filled shoeboxes with toys, personal care items, and school supplies for children in need.
December 5, 2023 at 2:55 p.m.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Suncoast Announce Year Awards

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Suncoast is proud to announce, Amanda Hall (Ft. Myers) and Jon Groetzinge, (Englewood) have been selected as the 2023 Big Brother & Big Sister of the Year.
December 1, 2023 at 3:30 p.m.

LBHS Athletes of the Month and Sportsmanship Award Winners

The Lemon Bay High School Athletic Department would like to extend congratulations to the October 2023 Athletes of the Month winners: Rachel Gillis, Sophomore, Girls Golf and Patrick Hooper, Junior, Boys Swimming, and Sportsmanship Award winner: Andre Gerber, junior, in Boys’ Swimming.
November 23, 2023 at 1:57 p.m.

Emma Wilson Publishes Her First Book At Age 13

You have no doubt heard that sailors are “called by the sea” but the call of the sea expresses itself in the heart and passion of a young Englewood area girl for another reason. Meet Emma Wilson, whose love of the ocean has resulted in her writing and illustrating a …
BY BY CHRIS CAMERON | November 22, 2023 at 4:17 p.m.

Kids Needs of Greater Englewood Awarded Grant

Kids Needs of Greater Englewood was the recipient of a grant from “100 Women Who Care” for $17,000, most of which, $16,350, was donated to six local schools in Englewood
November 3, 2023 at 2:43 p.m.

Lemon Bay High School Athletes of the Month and Sportsmanship Award Winners

On behalf of the Lemon Bay High School Athletic Department, a big congratulations to the LBHS September, 2023 winners of Athlete of the Month, Torey Miccio and Monica Heeg; and the Sportsmanship Award winner, TaronSanders.
November 2, 2023 at 11:29 a.m.