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Longboat Key News In Print — May 10, 2019 edition

Longboat Key News In Print — May 10, 2019 edition

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May 13, 2019 | Posted in In Print | Read More »

Longboat Key News In Print — May 3, 2019 edition

Longboat Key News In Print — May 3, 2019 edition

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May 13, 2019 | Posted in In Print | Read More »

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — April 18, 2019 through April 24, 2019

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — April 18, 2019 through April 24, 2019

Longboat Key latest sales, contracts — September 29, 2017 through October 4, 2017

May 13, 2019 | Posted in Real Estate | Read More »

On Patrol Longboat Key – Week ending April 26, 2019

On Patrol Longboat Key – Week ending April 26, 2019

The following are actual police reports as written by Longboat Key Police Officers. They are edited for length, punctuation and to protect privacy. March 30 Noisy swimmers 2:12 a.m. Officer Hodo was dispatched to 5300 block of Gulf of Mexico Drive in reference to juveniles swimming in the pool after hours causing a disturbance. Officer […]

May 13, 2019 | Posted in On Patrol | Read More »

Editorial Letters – Week ending April 26, 2019

Editorial Letters – Week ending April 26, 2019

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. Work directly with service providers To: Editor I would caution town […]

May 13, 2019 | Posted in Letters | Read More »

Longboat Key News In Print — April 26, 2019 edition

Longboat Key News In Print — April 26, 2019 edition

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May 2, 2019 | Posted in In Print | Read More »

Sarasota Orchestra plans to Move to Payne Park

Sarasota Orchestra plans to Move to Payne Park

The Sarasota Orchestra plans to move to Payne Park. The organization cites parking and constraints on performances as well as sea level rise as factors.

April 30, 2019 | Posted in Stephen Reid, Top Box, Video | Read More »

Mar Vista Parking plagues Longboat Village

Mar Vista Parking plagues Longboat Village

The parking of dinner patrons at the Mar Vista Restaurant in the Village of north Longboat Key is creating discord in the otherwise peaceful residential community. Is there a viable solution?

April 30, 2019 | Posted in Stephen Reid, Top Box, Video | Read More »

The state of the Colony property — on the ground, in the courts…

The state of the Colony property — on the ground, in the courts…

The Colony is long gone, Murf Klauber has dies and the St. Regis Hotel plan was approved by the Town. When will the future come and what does it hold for this property?

April 30, 2019 | Posted in Stephen Reid, Top Box, Video | Read More »

Sarasota’s love affair with Roundabouts

Sarasota’s love affair with Roundabouts

Sarasota has a love affair with the roundabout. The largest one is yet to come at US 41 and the base of the Ringling Bridge at Gulfstream Avenue. Longboat Town leaders are opposed.

April 30, 2019 | Posted in Stephen Reid, Top Box, Video | Read More »