The Longboat Key Republican Club held a luncheon on Friday, Nov. 14.
On Thursday, Nov. 13, Amore by Andrea held its grand opening. The restaurant is in the same location as Mattisonâ€™s Steakhouse, which closed in 2008.
The new Rotary Club of Longboat Key held its inaugural parade that honored more than 125 veterans.
We took some incredible journeys across seven continents during the 2014 â€˜Itâ€™s Read Everywhereâ€™ contest.
Two Key churches house weekly support groups for full-time and seasonal Longboaters.
The new club's first Veterans Day parade will take place today at 4:30.
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