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Longboat spa death ruled a suicide

Longboat spa death ruled a suicide

Police say suicide caused the death of 54-year-old Lori Martin.

April 19, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Residents robbed by armed trio in Longboat parking lot

Residents robbed by armed trio in Longboat parking lot

The husband stated in the report that that one of the men physically removed his $35,000 Rolex from his wrist as well as reached into his pocket to take his car keys and his wallet.

April 19, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat staff save children in riptide rescue

Longboat staff save children in riptide rescue

They dove right in as the children struggled to swim.

April 19, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

North Longboat police patrols boosted by County

North Longboat police patrols boosted by County

County agrees to remove trash, pay for cops at north-end hangout.

April 19, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mote tops rankings for nonprofit marine research

Mote tops rankings for nonprofit marine research

“This study reflects our dedication to innovative and meaningful research.”

April 19, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

New pickle ball courts inch closer

New pickle ball courts inch closer

‘I’ve tried pickle ball, and it’s not only for elderly people, our younger children and grandchildren have played it as well.’

April 1, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mayor Gans steps down, Spoll takes over

Mayor Gans steps down, Spoll takes over

“I want to thank everyone who took the time to support me. I’m thanking Diane first. It was the sincere admiration and support she gave me that allowed me to serve.”

April 1, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Brody Blasts Subsidized i-Ride Program for Cutting Service

Brody Blasts Subsidized i-Ride Program for Cutting Service

“I don’t feel like we should be subsidizing this. I can’t help but think you’re in material breach of the contract.”

April 1, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Will Sarasota roundabout worsen LBK traffic snarls?

Will Sarasota roundabout worsen LBK traffic snarls?

Longboat officials say they are supportive of enhancing pedestrian connectivity but not at the cost of increasing traffic.

April 1, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Pickleball popularity prodding LBK policy

Pickleball popularity prodding LBK policy

Town to discuss adding courts at the Tennis Center.

April 1, 2018 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »