To the Editor:
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission biologists are asking the public to report sightings of three rare snake species: Florida pine snake, southern hognose snake and short-tailed snake. Citizens can help with research on these species by reporting sightings online.
As the Boca Grande community has grown over the years, the additional parking that the Gilchrist median provides has become a valuable and necessary asset for all islanders. The additional parking is especially important to downtown businesses and churches, which are the heartbeat and soul of a diverse community.
Thank you for all your support for the Florida Atlantic University Surf Team. We hope you are cognizant of the fact that every dollar was a tremendous help and we were not able to surf our nationals contest at Salt Creek, Calif. without you.
Although we sold our family home on Tarpon Avenue years ago, we have enjoyed vacationing on the island frequently since. Our last visit, however, turned into a nightmare.
BY MARCY SHORTUSE - At the Wildlife Center of Venice, there is no such thing as a typical day. You’ll never know what you’ll find when you come in, or what might happen. One thing is certain, though, help is needed.
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