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Commission discusses beach bond validation today

Commission discusses beach bond validation today

March 24, 2011

The Longboat Key Town Commission will give Town Manager Bruce St. Denis direction on how to fix a beach bond referendum.

OBITUARY: Dr. Roy McKinney

OBITUARY: Dr. Roy McKinney

March 23, 2011

Dr. Roy McKinney, 76, practiced as an anesthesiologist.

Brown takes mayor's chair

Brown takes mayor's chair

March 23, 2011

Commissioner Jim Brown becomes mayor for the first time. Commissioner David Brenner is elected as vice mayor.

Town ad error invalidates vote

Town ad error invalidates vote

March 23, 2011

An advertising error for the town’s $16 million beach project means a county judge must now validate the beach-project bond referendum.

Board members question pension investigation

Board members question pension investigation

March 23, 2011

Longboat Key Firefighters Pension Board members Gerald Feder and Shannon Gault are not pleased thus far with an investigation of the pension plan.

Census: 9.4% drop in population

March 23, 2011

In the past decade, Longboat Key experienced a 9.4% drop in population, according to U.S. Census data released last week, with its population falling to 6,888 permanent residents April 1, 2010, compared with 7,603 April 1, 2000.

Bayfront Park plan at agenda forefront

March 23, 2011

Before a new Bayfront Park can be constructed in the middle of the Key, the town must implement certain items.

News Briefs

News Briefs

March 23, 2011

‘Super moon’ doesn’t affect Longboat beaches; North Lido Park tidal tributary completed; Post office prepares for April 18 tax deadline

The piano man

The piano man

March 23, 2011

Ted Rehl retired from his career as a concert pianist in 1992. Now, 19 years later, he’ll give an encore performance.

Longboat's gas station running on empty

Longboat's gas station running on empty

March 22, 2011

The island's only gas station only has low-grade fuel left because of a gasoline shipment problem at the Port of Tampa.



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