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PHOTO GALLERY: Cedars Tennis Welcome Back

PHOTO GALLERY: Cedars Tennis Welcome Back

January 13, 2012

The tennis players at Cedars Tennis Resort took the fun off of the courts for a welcome-back get together on Thursday, Jan. 13. The club restaurant was packed and, for once, the love was positive for tennis players. It was quite the racket.

Town offices to close for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Town offices to close for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 13, 2012

Town offices will reopen Tuesday, Jan. 17.

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Chorus of the Keys

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Chorus of the Keys

January 13, 2012

Christ Church of Longboat Key, Presbyterian hosted a ham dinner on Wednesday, Jan. 11. As soon as the dishes were bussed, The Sarasota Chorus of the Keys serenaded tables. The barbershop quartet style of harmony rang through the church’s new facilities.

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Getting Squiddish

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Getting Squiddish

January 12, 2012

Cassandra Bradley is prodded by Alanna Allion to touch the squid they were dissecting as part of Mote's Home School Day on Wednesday, Jan. 12.

PHOTO GALLERY: Squid Dissection

PHOTO GALLERY: Squid Dissection

January 12, 2012

Squids, like the short-fin squid the Children at home school day at Mote Aquarium on Wednesday, Jan. 11 got to dissect are members of the Cephlipod species. These squids are used to feed the fish and sharks at Mote and are most often used in calamari served at restaurants.

PHOTO GALLERY: Democratic Club Meeting

PHOTO GALLERY: Democratic Club Meeting

January 12, 2012

“It’s an exciting time for the Democrat Party,” according to Rod Smith, Chairman of Florida Democrat Party and speaker at the Democrat Club meeting on Jan. 9. The delegate selection is in June in Tampa and the national convention is in Charlotte, N.C in September. Smith discussed issues such as the reapportionment of Florida, talked about the Dream Act and what it means and gave reasons why he thinks the economy will be better in 2012.

Former first lady Laura Bush visits Mote

Former first lady Laura Bush visits Mote

January 12, 2012

Bush got a behind-the-scenes tour of the laboratory during her recent visit to Sarasota.

IN THE PUBLIC EYE: Jim Brown

IN THE PUBLIC EYE: Jim Brown

January 12, 2012

Jim Brown holds the District 4 Longboat Key commission seat and became mayor in 2011.

The luck o' the Lynches

The luck o' the Lynches

January 11, 2012

Lynches Pub & Grub has a touch of the luck of the Irish. But for owners Ethna and Chris Lynch, the true ingredient to success isn't luck — it's hard work.

UPDATE: Rev. Gill placed on administrative leave

UPDATE: Rev. Gill placed on administrative leave

January 11, 2012

Six board members at the Longboat Island Chapel placed the Rev. Kenneth Gill on a paid leave of absence this morning following reports of the congregation's concerns with his leadership.



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