Anna Maria P&Z gets going on land development review By Rick Catlin. Islander Reporter
Anna Maria’s planning and zoning board began the daunting task at its Oct. 2 meeting of bringing the city’s land development regulations into compliance with the new comprehensive plan the city will be adopting in the near future.
AME readies to walk 'Lannon's Way' By Diana Bogan. Islander Reporter
The community is invited to celebrate the contributions Holmes Beach Police Officer Pete Lannon made during his years as Anna Maria Elementary School’s resource officer at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18. Lannon died June 1 from pancreatic cancer, and this event marks an opportunity for students and staff to gather in his honor.
Byrne, Noriega charged with fraud by creditors committee By Rick Catlin. Islander Reporter
GSR Development LLC principals Robert Byrne and Steve Noriega will have their day in court this January to answer charges that they participated in a criminal conspiracy while at the helm of the company, particularly in relation to a 2005 refinance arrangement for GSR’s Villa Rosa property in Anna Maria.