August 18, 2010
The Klauber family gathered friends and family for a final bash at the Colony to celebrate a key chapter in Longboat history.
August 18, 2010
Dr. Pamela Letts treats anywhere from 30 to 50 patients a day during the height of season at the Centre Shops Family Practice and Urgent Care.
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.
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.