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- The Library has 800+ members making it perhaps the largest community group on the island. I find it difficult to participate in mincing technicalities about whether Longboat is destitute, as claimed by Brown and Younger, when they have no problem spending hundreds of thousands on consultants in an attempt to undo the damage this commission has caused to commercial growth on the island.
- According to the town's financial department, the town currently has approximately 25 million in cash reserves. This figure will increase significantly when the current year-end property tax proceeds are added to the cash reserves. Fortunately Longboat Key has great cash reserves and is in a sound financial position. - Gene Jaleski
17 Night of Fish, Fun & Fright
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
18 Jewels on the Bay Showhouse
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tiny trio tours safety facilities
Commissioner Lynn Larson’s three grandchildren, Zander, 9, Zora, 8, and Zoe Ramsey, 5, got a close-up look at what Longboat Key police and firefighters do to keep residents safe earlier this month, during a tour of the police and north fire stations.
Mar Vista dollars to benefit local teen
Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant & Pub’s walls and ceiling are covered with dollar bills, signed and decorated by patrons. Every few years the restaurant removes the bills for a good cause.
'We Are The Marines'
That is how Maj. Brian Dix introduced “The Commandant’s Own” U.S. Marine Drum & Bugle Corps July 4, at Avery Fisher Hall.