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Longboat Key Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012 3 years ago

JAN. 18: Daily Headlines Video

by: Eddie Kirsch

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+ City Manager Bartolotta resigns
City Manager Bob Bartolotta resigned today at the afternoon City Commission meeting.

+ Hayes will not seek re-election
District 5 Commissioner Donna Hayes announced she will not run for re-election
in November as previously announced.

+ Commission gives its two cents
Town staff will ask the commission for direction about how to proceed with a forecasted
15-year shortfall of $4,763,431 in infrastructure surtax revenue.

+ Fighting for Freedom
Although Bauhman and Mehraz Badiee, owners of You Say When Yogurt Shoppe in Lakewood Ranch,
left their home country of Iran more than 30 years ago, fighting for the freedom
of Iranians is still close to their hearts.

+ Photographer displays natural link to Florida subject matter
Photographer Clyde Butcher started taking photos of the Everglades in order to
heal after a drunk driver killed his son.


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