Dust off your favorite holiday decorations, because itâ€™s time for the Longboat Observer's annual 'Light Up the Keys' competition.
The three men, all named Richard Crawford, did not know one another until they met Saturday at the Longboat Key Gourmet Lawn Party.
Literacy Council President and Longboat Key resident Donald Kayton welcomed volunteer tutors to a party hosted by Sarasotaâ€™s Parkerâ€™s Books Tuesday, Nov. 8.
Sarasota Yacht Clubâ€™s Gal-E-Mates (GEMs) started the season off by electing new officers.
Pat Marschke received her family's presence for a birthday present this year.
A flag that once flew at sea by the USS Enterprise (CVN 65) last August off Cape Hatteras moved from the sea to the Key.
Second Lt. Brian Walsh, son of Matt and Lisa Walsh, of Longboat Key, graduated from U.S. Marine Corpsâ€™ The Basic School Oct. 26, in Quantico, Va.