Leandra Little and husband Steve Weinberg of New Jersey walk their six Norwich terriers along South Drive in Anna Maria while visiting city resident David McGough. They are in the area for several dog shows, the Sara-Bay Kennel Club and Manatee Kennel Club shows in Sarasota and the weekend Eukanuba show in Tampa. They will be showing Little by Littlefield, third from the left. Islander Photo: Courtesy David McGough
Woman charged with roommate's murder
One woman was found dead and another charged with murder in Cortez
Mimi Pace, 42, of 3707 115th St. Ct. W., was found by Manatee County Sheriff's Office deputies on the floor of a mobile home she was moving into with her boyfriend, Scott Conklin.
Islanders and Longboat Key residents expecting that the U.S. Coast Guard this month would change the bridge opening times for the two bridges connecting Anna Maria Island to the mainland from every 20 minutes to half-hour openings have got a "longer wait" coming.