Kids, start thinking about your costume and decide if you are going to be scary, funny, cute or adorable for the Annual Boca Grande Community Center Halloween Carnival.
BY JACK SHORT - Miranda Weese-Solomon wants to stay planted here on the island, and with roots as deep as hers, that’s not surprising at all.
Miranda is an Englewood native. Though she’s moved once because her husband, Justin, is in the Air Force, she loves the Englewood/Boca Grande area. She’s a member of the Cole family that was such a huge part of the commercial fishing industry here on Boca Grande for five generations.
Nancy H. Jaekels (Nee Hirschboeck) entered into the fullness of eternal life on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013 at the age of 77. She was a resident of Elkhart Lake, Wis. and Boca Grande, and former resident of Fox Point.
Barbara Comfort, a resident of Boca Grande, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday, Oct. 7.
BY AMANDA NALLEY, FWC - Florida’s recreational and commercial stone crab claw harvest season opens Oct. 15 in state and federal waters. To ensure this valuable resource is available for generations to come, take care when removing crab claws and follow all protective regulations for stone crab harvest.
To the Editor:
I was saddened to hear about the passing of an important island resident, Mrs. Margaret Fugate.
To the Editor
On August 17, we joined Grande Tours in Placida for a two-hour guided kayak tour.
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