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Editorial Letters – Week ending May 24, 2019

Editorial Letters – Week ending May 24, 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. Requesting a town response To: Town Commission I am aware that […]

June 17, 2019 | Posted in Letters | Read More »

On Patrol Longboat Key – Week ending May 24, 2019

On Patrol Longboat Key – Week ending May 24, 2019

The following are actual police reports as written by Longboat Key Police Officers. They are edited for length, punctuation and to protect privacy. May 18 Traffic violation 10:10 a.m. Officer Vogt was on patrol in the 7000 block of Gulf of Mexico Drive when he observed a car pass him at a high rate of […]

June 17, 2019 | Posted in On Patrol | Read More »

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — May 16, 2019 through May 22, 2019

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — May 16, 2019 through May 22, 2019

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — May 16, 2019 through May 22, 2019

June 17, 2019 | Posted in Real Estate | Read More »

Staff to recommend taller light poles on Longboat

Staff to recommend taller light poles on Longboat

If the Town wants to install its own wireless network, taller light poles are the only ones financially viable says consultant.

June 17, 2019 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Town courts pickleball expansion

Town courts pickleball expansion

For about $100,000 four pickleball courts can be built at the Public Tennis Center property.

June 17, 2019 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Commissioner Brody, residents question Orchestra plan to build in Payne Park

Commissioner Brody, residents question Orchestra plan to build in Payne Park

“Mr. Barwin, the choice between losing a significant portion of Payne Park or the Sarasota Orchestra is not a choice at all.”

June 17, 2019 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — May 9, 2019 through May 15, 2019

Longboat, Bird & Lido Key latest sales, contracts — May 9, 2019 through May 15, 2019

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

June 17, 2019 | Posted in Real Estate | Read More »

On Patrol Longboat Key – Week ending May 17, 2019

On Patrol Longboat Key – Week ending May 17, 2019

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 Traffic stop 8:55 a.m. Officer Schoepfer received a camera hit on an expired driver’s license. The registered owner was the driver of a white Toyota pickup truck. Officer Schoepfer located […]

June 17, 2019 | Posted in On Patrol | Read More »

Editorial Letters – Week ending May 17, 2019

Editorial Letters – Week ending May 17, 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. Light Pollution To: Town Commission Since 2013 we have enjoyed 6 […]

June 17, 2019 | Posted in Letters | Read More »

Longboat Key News In Print — May 17, 2019 edition

Longboat Key News In Print — May 17, 2019 edition

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

June 17, 2019 | Posted in In Print | Read More »