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- Did these same residents protest the Key Clubs plan to build a large hotel/convention center and many condos behind the gates Islandside? That would have certainly caused a lot of noise and traffic. The little improvement Mar Vista would like to make should not cause such a stir!
- This seems to be the attitude of: now that I'm here and get to enjoy the beauty of Longbeach, close the gates behind me.
Everyone in Sarasota/Bradenton deals with increased parking and traffic issues over season. But we have no problem with the benefits that come with those snowbirds, from sales taxes to a far-ahead-of-the-curve recovering real estate market.
Parking around a restaurant is just that, around a restaurant. Patrons aren't parking in your driveways. Mar Vista is one of the few remaining truly historic restaurants, and it deserves to be enjoyed by many.
- Longboat residence who were not residence before are going to be the death of Longboat Key. The residence in the village need a major renovations, landscaping. Stop complaining about progress that brings a fresh breath of life to the Key.
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.
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That is how Maj. Brian Dix introduced “The Commandant’s Own” U.S. Marine Drum & Bugle Corps July 4, at Avery Fisher Hall.