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Whittall fields Colony concerns, compliments on campaign trail

Whittall fields Colony concerns,  compliments on campaign trail

As the vote nears, Longboat Key News spoke with Whittall about what he is hearing on his campaign trail and his reaction to the pros and cons.

February 14, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Ringling President Larry Thompson talks future Longboat Key plans

Ringling President Larry Thompson talks future Longboat Key plans

“We strategized what was needed and how to accomplish it.”

February 14, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat Building Official terminated

Longboat Building Official terminated

Last Thursday, the same day Cushing was released from employment, a relative of a deceased man made a public record request from the town.

February 5, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

CPR initiative goes to heart of saving lives

CPR initiative goes to heart of saving lives

“Our goal is for people to do something before we get there with ambulances.”

February 5, 2017 | Posted in Key Health, Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mote scientist vows to plant one million coral

Mote scientist vows to plant one million coral

Mote recently began a new collaboration with The Nature Conservancy to restore corals at unprecedented scales throughout the Caribbean and Florida Keys.

February 5, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Town buys Amore Restaurant, Art & Cultural center gets boost

Town buys Amore Restaurant, Art & Cultural center gets boost

“It makes me sick, but I will vote to go along with this and not stand in the way of what I think would be the will of the commission,” — Vice Mayor Phill Younger

February 5, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Real Estate, Top Box | Read More »

Scott Pastor — A friend of our community

Scott Pastor — A friend of our community

A friend of Sarasota and the Longboat Key community — Scott Pastor — died at the age of 48.

February 5, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Obituary, Top Box | Read More »

Mote moves fast to try and save stranded whales

Mote moves fast to try and save stranded whales

The U.S. Coast Guard first spotted the whales stranded along Hog Key in the Florida Everglades on Saturday morning.

February 5, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Software overhaul ups Town’s tech game

Software overhaul ups Town’s tech game

In-house custom system is past its lifespan.

February 5, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Whittall fields tough questions on Colony resort plan

Whittall fields tough questions on Colony resort plan

The success of the proposal is contingent on gaining voter approval in March to add 180 residential units.

February 5, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Real Estate, Top Box | Read More »