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Circle and city officials clash over code issues

Circle and city officials clash over code issues

April 9, 2014

St. Armands Circle Business Improvement District (BID) members are frustrated with a lack of answers from city of Sarasota officials about issues affecting the popular shopping destination.

Longbeach Café opens; LBK Liquors on tap

Longbeach Café opens; LBK Liquors on tap

April 9, 2014

Whitney Beach Plaza co-owner Ryan Snyder hopes the restaurant and liquor store will spark commitments from other tenants.

Bullock prepares for tight budget

Bullock prepares for tight budget

April 9, 2014

A 2014-15 fiscal year budget will be crafted this summer with a flat operating budget and no new employee hires to combat another year of slim finances.

News Briefs

News Briefs

April 9, 2014

Town attorney starts office hours for commission; Police department offers medication disposal

ULI Committee issues circulate at Town Hall

ULI Committee issues circulate at Town Hall

April 9, 2014

Town Manager Dave Bullock seeks a new facilitator to handle a nine-person Urban Land Institute group that is questioning its size, purpose and its very existence.

Committee analyzes pension benefit costs

Committee analyzes pension benefit costs

April 9, 2014

Longboat Key’s Finance Department recently issued bar charts and line graphs to outline the town’s pension assets; the benefits paid out; the $27 million in unfunded pension liabilities that need to be paid by taxpayers over time; and the town’s pension funding ratio.

Groin project might start sooner than expected

Groin project might start sooner than expected

April 9, 2014

Sand is coming to the north end of the Key this summer, and two sand-saving groins could follow later this year.

Town expects plans soon for Kors' Gulf lots

Town expects plans soon for Kors' Gulf lots

April 9, 2014

Fashion designer Michael Kors, reportedly the buyer of two adjacent Gulf-front lots that sold for $6 million in November, plans to submit an application for a large Gulf-front, single-family home soon, according to a Longboat Key town planner.

Bieber takes center stage in April Fools'

Bieber takes center stage in April Fools'

April 9, 2014

The pop star is not purchasing the $22 million Ohana estate — but our April 1 story attracted attention from quite a few Beliebers.

Reading Buddies instill love of books in children

Reading Buddies instill love of books in children

April 9, 2014

A Christ Church of Longboat Key-sponsored program pairs at-risk students with volunteers during the critical first four years of elementary school.



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