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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.
Commission savors the sunshine
The weather on Longboat Key was cloudy on the evening of Wednesday, Dec. 11, but the Longboat Key Town Commission stayed in the sunshine, as far as the Longboat Observer could tell.
Resident keeps eye on the pie
Inspired by her mother’s homemade banana cream pie, Bird Key resident Kim Manning had a sweet idea: key lime with a twist.
Show us your spirit this season
This week, our reporters will make our final decisions on our favorite displays of holiday cheer for our “Spirit of the Season” contest. This year’s competition isn’t limited to lights.