Glenn and Marianne Taylor purchased their tickets for the raffle to support the Do the Right Thing program.
Album ID: 1858519
Painting scenery in plein air
HERALD PHOTO -- BY MARILYN -- THORNDYCRAFT -- Sharon Yarbrough took over the Visual Art Center?s plein air art program in May 2013. She plans the locations a year in advance, and artists bring their own easels and supplies to the location for a morning of creating art.
Album ID: 1858521
Local youth star ?in 'Fiddler? musical
HERALD PHOTO BY BETSY WILLIAMS -- Charlotte High School?s Kaitlyn Brus, a freshman, played the role of Golde, while fellow Tarpon Daulton Lunsford, a junior, played the role of Tevye in the show, "Fiddler on the Roof, Jr."
Album ID: 1858520
Gregg?s Great Pumpkin tradition continues
HERALD PHOTO BY PAMELA STAIK -- Gregg Marrapodi, the owner of Gregg’s Automotive Repair Center, wants you to guess the weight of the Great Pumpkin. Stop on by his shop, located at 236 S. Tamiami Trail, Punta Gorda, to enter the free contest.
Album ID: 1858516
The Turtle Club is back on the dining scene
HERALD PHOTOS BY GORDON BOWER -- The Turtle Club?s round bar near the front is a work of art and has been missed by its old customers.
Album ID: 1858515
Punta Gorda sets pace for season
PHOTO PROVIDED -- A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place at Eastside Baptist Church, 6220 Golf Course Blvd., Punta Gorda.
Album ID: 1858512
Havana Tranquility a cigar lover?s dream
PHOTO PROVIDED BY DR. EMIL DAMEFF -- RIGHT: This unusual granite used throughout Havana Tranquility and Diane Kole?s unusual cigar wrapper 3-D faux painting are two distinctive features of Havana -- Tranquility.
Album ID: 1858513
Relay for Life fundraiser packs house at Hurricane Charley?s
Celebrity waitress Donna Barrett checks out one of the many auction items donated to the event.
Album ID: 1855688
Charlotte JV spikers continue to roll
Charlotte High School junior varsity volleyball player Emily Vaughn attempts a kill during the Tarpons? Sept. 23 game against Riverdale High School.