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Association vows to appeal Colony court ruling; plaintiff speaks out

Association vows to appeal Colony court ruling; plaintiff speaks out

“It was our home away from home. It was great until things got out of control.”

May 26, 2015 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Town seeks final peacock solution

Town seeks final peacock solution

“I just saw a nest with 13 eggs. The numbers are really going crazy, they are all over the place.”

May 26, 2015 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Sinking seawall stirs debate

Sinking seawall stirs debate

“We can become the financier of any repair a person says they cannot pay for, and that’s the position the code enforcement board put us in.”

May 26, 2015 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mote receives grant for work on reefs

Mote receives grant for work on reefs

Dr. Erinn Muller, Staff Scientist at Mote Marine Laboratory, recently received the National Science Foundation’s (NSF’s) prestigious CAREER grant totaling $578,681 for five years of research and education focused on threatened corals. The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program offers NSF’s most prestigious awards to support exemplary teacher-scholars through the integration of excellent education and [...]

May 26, 2015 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

More Government is not always the answer

More Government is not always the answer

We don’t sacrifice children today, just their financial future. Maybe this will end when all sides realize that more government is not always the answer.

May 26, 2015 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »

Losing the war

Losing the war

That sad anniversary brought forth other writings by some more thoughtful than I.

May 26, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Tommaso

Tommaso

We loved our country, and we loved ourselves then.

May 26, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Longboat Key Letters – Week ending May 22, 2015

Longboat Key Letters – Week ending May 22, 2015

Longboat Key News encourages Letters to the Editor on timely issues. Please email to: letters@lbknews.com or mail to 5350 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Ste. 201B, Longboat Key, FL 34228. We also print letters sent to Town Hall that address Longboat Key issues. We reserve the right to edit. Beach desperately need attention To: Commissioner Lynn [...]

May 26, 2015 | Posted in Letters, Top Box | Read More »

On Patrol – Week ending May 22, 2015

On Patrol – Week ending May 22, 2015

The following are actual police reports as written by Longboat Key Police Officers. They are edited for length, punctuation and to protect privacy. May 11 Potential rescue 8:36 p.m. Officer Bergeron responded to 4600 block of Gulf of Mexico Drive in reference to a rescue of a possible distressed kayaker. Upon arrival, Officer Bergeron made [...]

May 26, 2015 | Posted in On Patrol, Top Box | Read More »

In Print — May 22, 2015 edition

In Print — May 22, 2015 edition

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

May 26, 2015 | Posted in In Print | Read More »