+Walmart burglary thwarted
Sarasota County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested 32-year-old Fred Jones early this morning.
+PHOTO GALLERY: Bird Key Yacht Club 'Everything Must Go'
Before the Bird Key Yacht Club closes for 3 weeks this summer, the club hosted an ‘Everything Must Go’ (from the fridge) buffet dinner on Saturday, August 3, 2013. Members enjoyed one last gathering until the club reopens in September.
+PHOTO GALLERY: Scallopalooza
The 3rd annual Scallopalooza was held on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at the Sarasota Yacht Club. The fundraising event benefits Sarasota Bay Watch’s Scallop Restoration Program.
+PHOTO GALLERY: Siesta Beach Olympic and Sprint Triathlon
Athletes swam, biked and ran Saturday, Aug 3, at the Siesta Beach Olympic and Sprint Triathlon. Approximately 400 people participated in the duathlon, 1 mile run, 12.4 mile bike and 3.1 mile run; Olympic Triathlon 1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, and 10 km run; and the Triathlon Sprint, 0.25 mile swim, 12.4 mile bike and 3.1 mile run.
+PHOTO GALLERY: Harvest Music and Drama Camp
Children participating in Harvest United Methodist Church's Music and Drama Camp shared the biblical story of Jonah, a prophet swallowed by whale, with friends and family, during a performance of "Go, Go Jonah" Aug. 2.
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2 Power Networking Seminar
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
2 Florida's Children First 2014 Sarasota Reception
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
16 Pillar of Hope Open House
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
16 Business After Hours Networking Event
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Golfer sees swinging success
Longboat Key resident Arlene McKitrick celebrated her 200th golf championship win this week at Sara Bay Country Club in an FSGA event.
Mote receives NOAA grant
Mote Marine Laboratory recently received a $99,615 grand for its dolphin and whale rehabilitation efforts from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Correction: Heitlers to net 75 years in April
In its Sept. 18 issue, the Longboat Observer featured Plymouth Harbor resident George Heitler, a lifelong tennis player who has played tennis for most of his 99 years and is a regular at the Longboat Key Public Tennis Center.