BY LIZA STROUT - With a unanimous vote, the Gasparilla Island Bridge Authority board of directors approved the terms of a long-sought State Infrastructure Bank loan. The loan, to fund the construction of the new swing bridge, will keep tolls at their current levels for the foreseeable future.
BY LIZA STROUT - Dian McKeithan Miller, youngest daughter of the last keeper of the Port Boca Grande Light, passed away Wednesday morning, May 15.
BY MARCY SHORTUSE - The summer has come, the snowbirds are leaving and it’s time for the Boca Grande Community Center to start making some changes. They have tented for termites (and found a few bodies after the fact, so it was a worthy cause). Now they’re going to be tearing down some walls and moving things around.
BY MARCY SHORTUSE - Artist Diana Runyon finished a tarpon masterpiece this past January, and it will be for sale at the Boca Grande Invitational Art Festival next weekend, May 24 and 25.
On Sunday evening, May 12, Jeremy T. Metzig of Boca Grande was involved in a single-car accident in the GICIA median between 9th and 10th Street.
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