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PHOTO GALLERY: Historical Society speaker Bill Shaver

PHOTO GALLERY: Historical Society speaker Bill Shaver

January 20, 2012

The Historical Society of Longboat Key kicked off their speaker series on Tuesday, Jan. 17 at Longboat Key Center for the Arts, a Division of Ringling College of Art and Design. Bill Shaver, President of the Fossil Club of Lee County gave the lecture. He spoke about fossils of Florida, specifically bones and teeth, which are his specialty. He believes there is an alignment between paleontologists and historical societies, “Both find are relics of the past to preserve, record and pass on to future generations,” he says.

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Yacht Club Minnows

PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Yacht Club Minnows

January 19, 2012

It’s ten in the morning on a Sunday, and instead of sitting inside watching cartoons on T.V., the Sarasota Yacht Club Minnows hit the docks. The new club met for its first time on Sunday, Jan. 13, but will meet on a monthly basis because it seems most of the kids are hooked. Yacht Club employees Amanda Holm and Camille Bienvenue led the children’s fishing group. They fished off of the dock, catching their fish using live shrimp as bait and releasing it shortly after.

Neighbors: Claude Engle

Neighbors: Claude Engle

January 18, 2012

As a design consultant, Engle helps shed light on some interesting places.

Photographer displays natural link to Florida subject matter

Photographer displays natural link to Florida subject matter

January 18, 2012

Photographer Clyde Butcher started taking photos of the Everglades in order to heal after a drunk driver killed his son.

St. Mary music director exits on a high note

St. Mary music director exits on a high note

January 18, 2012

Looking back on his eight-and-a-half years as music director at St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Catholic Church, Michael Tucci says he has met many wonderful people.

Members of Christ Church attend official dedication of the new sanctuary

Members of Christ Church attend official dedication of the new sanctuary

January 18, 2012

On. Jan. 14, Christ Church of Longboat Key, Presbyterian, members attended the official dedication of the new sanctuary.

JUST THE STATS

JUST THE STATS

January 18, 2012

1 — Place Sandra Ceshker and Karen McClure came in at the monthly mixed doubles round-robin tennis match Sunday, Jan. 8, at the Longboat Key Public Tennis Center. With the win, the team captured the Sarasota Yacht Club tennis ball burgee.

Athlete of the Week: Joan Lieberman

Athlete of the Week: Joan Lieberman

January 18, 2012

Joan Lieberman plays golf three to four times a week at the Longboat Key Club and Resort for the 9-hole Ladies Golf Association.

Bridge Bites: The power of tens

Bridge Bites: The power of tens

January 18, 2012

Put yourself in the South chair. Your partner opens a 15 to 17 1NT, and you have to decide whether to invite game, or whether to bid 3NT all by yourself.

Cool Today Weather Photo Contest Winner

Cool Today Weather Photo Contest Winner

January 18, 2012

Ken Lang submitted this sunset photo, taken near Buttonwood Cove on Longboat Key.



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