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".
17 Night of Fish, Fun & Fright
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
18 Jewels on the Bay Showhouse
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Durante dog, owner well after raccoon run-in
Last week, we reported on a scuffle between a black dog and a group of raccoons that occurred at dusk near Joan Durante Park.
Golfer scores her first hole in one
Liz Lang scored her first hole in one July 8, on the Resort at Longboat Key Club’s Harbourside White Course, while celebrating her friend, Jane Hunter’s birthday.
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.