When I look at the most-read stories of the week, I am rarely surprised. I generally have a good idea of what was popular that week.

Not this time. You all surprised me.

Our most-read story of the week was on Michael Flynn buying a home in Englewood. Flynn was the former national security adviser to President Donald Trump.

Flynn and his wife, Lori, bought an upscale home in Boca Royale Golf & Country Club on April 9, according to public documents filed at the Sarasota County Clerk of Court. Records show the couple paid $3,185 in document taxes for their $545,000 three-bedroom 2,236-square-foot home.

This story was read and shared so much that it had twice as many page views as the story in second place. I’m guessing we had some national interest in this story but most of the traffic appeared to be local — likely from people in the area who were interested in the celebrity moving to their community.

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