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Longboat Key News In Print — January 17, 2020 edition

Longboat Key News In Print — January 17, 2020 edition

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January 20, 2020 | Posted in In Print | Read More »

Luau

Luau

January 20, 2020 | Posted in z | Read More »

Do not miss the Luau at the Ritz Carlton Beach Club

Do not miss the Luau at the Ritz Carlton Beach Club

JOIN US at the Ritz Carlton Beach Club for a night of Hawaiian themed Luau fun!

January 20, 2020 | Posted in In the news, Key Dining, Key Recreation | Read More »

Longboat Key News In Print — January 17, 2020 edition

Longboat Key News In Print — January 17, 2020 edition

Click to open up the edition and then click to open up the page full size just as it was printed.

January 19, 2020 | Posted in In Print | Read More »

News Worthy Briefs

News Worthy Briefs

Fruitville Road to close early March; City suggests strategies With the combination of road construction along U.S. 41 and seasonal residents returning to Sarasota, we’re experiencing heavy traffic days, especially for those coming off the barrier islands. For Sarasota City Manager Tom Barwin, this is both normal and exceptional. “In the past, even with all […]

January 19, 2020 | Posted in News Shorts | Read More »

Selby scales back plan to appease residents, City Hall

Selby scales back plan to appease residents, City Hall

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is back in City Hall and in the community with a scaled-back redevelopment plan.

January 19, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat’s canal plan: what to dredge, who will pay?

Longboat’s canal plan: what to dredge, who will pay?

The Town has a goal to dredge canals within the community to keep them navigable and to maintain property values.
But as in all policies, there is a cost.

January 19, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — January 10, 2020 through January 15, 2020

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — January 10, 2020 through January 15, 2020

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — January 10, 2020 through January 15, 2020

January 19, 2020 | Posted in Real Estate | Read More »

Editorial Letters – Week ending January 17, 2020

Editorial Letters – Week ending January 17, 2020

Longboat Key News encourages Letters to the Editor on timely issues. Please email to: letters@lbknews.com or mail to PO Box 8001, Longboat Key, FL 34228. We also print letters sent to Town Hall that address Longboat Key issues. We reserve the right to edit. Greer Island blocking waterway access to property To: Vice Mayor Ed […]

January 19, 2020 | Posted in Letters | Read More »

On Patrol Longboat Key – Week ending January 17, 2020

On Patrol Longboat Key – Week ending January 17, 2020

The following are actual police reports as written by Longboat Key Police Officers. They are edited for length, punctuation and to protect privacy. Jan. 11 Rescue 12:30 a.m. Officer Puccio was dispatched to 6700 block of Gulf of Mexico Drive in reference to a 77 year old male patient needing medical assistance. Upon arrival, Officer […]

January 19, 2020 | Posted in On Patrol | Read More »