August 16, 2010
Ruth Wexler, 88, was a founding member of Temple Beth Israel.
August 14, 2010
Sarasota Yacht Club members dressed to impress for their annual Black and White Ball.
August 13, 2010
Gordon and Lynda Hall bought Green Ginger Hair Design after moving to Sarasota from France.
August 12, 2010
Rhea Goldman, 100, was a Longboat Key resident.
August 11, 2010
Longboat Key Turtle Watch volunteers rise early every morning to patrol the beach for signs of sea-turtle nesting.
August 10, 2010
The Longboat Key Public Tennis Center hosted youths from Brothers & Sisters Doing the Right Thing Widen Our World Summer Youth Program (WOW) Tuesday, Aug. 10. The group got tennis lessons before heading to the beach.
August 9, 2010
The Rev. Kenneth Higginbotham, 82, was serving at All Angels by the Sea Episcopal Church at the time of his death.
August 7, 2010
Bayou Tavern Executive Chef Angelo Chiroli shares an exclusive recipe with YourObserver.com readers.
August 6, 2010
Stephanie Claussen opened Steff's Stuff in Whitney Beach Plaza two-and-one-half years ago.
August 4, 2010
This year, participants will meet up at Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant & Pub for search.
19 Longboat Key Fine Art Festival
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
19 Mote's Party on the Pass
22 Nia with Gail on Anna Maria Island
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
23 Nia with Gail on Longboat Key
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
A Cinderella story
A 10-week-old miniature pinscher puppy found a “happily ever after ending” at the Celebration of Pets April 12, at the Sarasota County Fairgrounds.
Pharmacy brings dose of medicine to Publix
The in-store pharmacy of Longboat Key Publix opened Monday, approximately 16 months after the completion of the new store at 525 Bay Isles Parkway, in the Shoppes of Bay Isles.
Golfer scores victory with less than a stroke
The Longboat Key Masters Golf Tournament, which took place March 28 through March 31, at the Resort at Longboat Key Club’s Islandside and Harbourside golf courses came down to less than one stroke’s difference between first-place winner Kevin Preston and second-place winner Michael Russell, of Longboat Key.