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.
23 LBK Chamber of Commerce Networking Luncheon
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
25 Manatee Audubon -- Bird walk at Leffis Key
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
29 Santa Jaws at Mote Aquarium
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6 4th annual Longboat Key Gourmet Lawn Party
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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A fitting tribute
A day after receiving an Ageless Creativity Award from the Ringling College/Longboat Key Center for the Arts in honor of their late father, Ed Brickman, daughter Carol Diamant and son Eli Brickman held a celebration of life service Saturday.
Alma mater honors Harold Ronson
Philadelphia University presented Longboat Key resident Harold Ronson with its “Leadership in Philanthropy” award Oct. 11, at its Homecoming Dinner Dance.