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- The Library has 800+ members making it perhaps the largest community group on the island. I find it difficult to participate in mincing technicalities about whether Longboat is destitute, as claimed by Brown and Younger, when they have no problem spending hundreds of thousands on consultants in an attempt to undo the damage this commission has caused to commercial growth on the island.
- According to the town's financial department, the town currently has approximately 25 million in cash reserves. This figure will increase significantly when the current year-end property tax proceeds are added to the cash reserves. Fortunately Longboat Key has great cash reserves and is in a sound financial position. - Gene Jaleski
3 Manatee Audubon -- OPEN HOUSE at Felts Audubon Preserve
8:00 am - 11:00 am
19 Jewels on the Bay Showhouse
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
21 Taste of the Keys & Fashion Show
8 Sarasota Music Half Marathon
7:00 am - 6:00 am
Program to honor Sally Shapiro
Longboat Key resident Sally Shapiro loved music, and a special musical program her husband, Sam, organized will honor her memory.
Key of Sea seeks new voices
Key of Sea Chorus, which sings at assisted-living and retirement homes in the Sarasota area, is inviting new members to join.
Learn more about LBK Foundation
Want to know more about the Longboat Key Foundation, which is embarking on a $1 million fundraising drive, as reported in the Dec. 18 issue of the Longboat Observer?