Currently 2 Responses
- This token $1,000.00 is idiotic. We give Sarasota County millions of dollars in school funding for only a few children on the Island. And that's more idiotic. John Ringling was correct to have Longboat Key secede from the city of Sarasota. But he didn't go far enough. The real damage was done by not also seceding from Sarasota and Manatee Counties.
- The important issue is to train the young, able bodied for work. They know how to play the welfare system, use free cell phones for drugs and prostitution. Laws have to be implemented to discourage a "gimme attitude".
12 Dog Days of Summer Adoption Event
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
17 L'Europe UnCorked!
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
18 Jewels on the Bay Showhouse
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mote-tagged shark swims toward Sarasota
A 14-foot, 2,300-pound great white shark is currently heading eastbound toward Sarasota.
Police get a wheel deal from anonymous citizen
An anonymous citizen recently contacted the town with an offer to buy the Longboat Key Police Department a new bicycle.
Surprise daytime turtle encounter
On his evening beach walk, Longboat Key resident Mike Haycock was in for a big surprise when he spotted a sea turtle coming out of the water Sunday.