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Selby Gardens master plan heads back to City Hall

Selby Gardens master plan heads back to City Hall

It is the parking garage and restaurant that has drawn criticism primarily from neighbors to the east and south who believe they will be impacted by an increase in activity at the site

November 4, 2019 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mayor Alpert pushes for Sarasota Orchestra resolution

Mayor Alpert pushes for Sarasota Orchestra resolution

Sarasota Mayor Liz Alpert urged commissioners to codify their commitment to Sarasota Orchestra to help find a home within the city.

November 4, 2019 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat Key News Shorts

Longboat Key News Shorts

The utilities undergrounding project continues to be full steam ahead. The Town of Longboat Key’s work is currently focusing on GMD both on the South and North ends of the Key.

November 4, 2019 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Fruitville Road roundabout officially underway

Fruitville Road roundabout officially underway

Phase I of the US 41-Fruitville Road roundabout is now officially underway, with the contractor, Wright Construction, Inc., mobilizing in the construction area and preparing for utility work.

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Traffic impediments circle St. Armands as season nears

Traffic impediments circle St. Armands as season nears

The Mayor is so outraged by the speed bumps that he recommends that drivers from Longboat to Sarasota avoid the circle by traveling through the residential neighborhoods as a form of automobile-based civil disobedience.

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Key Club names new Tennis Director

Key Club names new Tennis Director

Briana Harris Francois will take over as John Woods retires after he worked at the Club since 1978.

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Longboat writer awarded for ‘The Company of Demons’

Longboat writer awarded for ‘The Company of Demons’

“I don’t know how to find a better place to live than Longboat Key. I write every morning and take a walk and enjoy the morning paper.”

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Love-All at the Longboat Key Club

Love-All at the Longboat Key Club

The kickoff last Friday night for the Joey Gratton Championship Tennis Tournament brought out the best of area tennis talent and support.

November 4, 2019 | Posted in Stephen Reid, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat finds sweet spot in pickleball placement

Longboat finds sweet spot in pickleball placement

The Longboat Key Town Commission last Tuesday decided to create two new pickleball courts without sacrificing tennis nor basketball at Bayfront Park.

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Island man shocked, loses pulse after ladder strikes power line

Island man shocked, loses pulse after ladder strikes power line

A man working at a Sutton Place residence was busy repairing the gutter of his home when he accidentally hit a power line with his aluminum ladder.

November 4, 2019 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »