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News Briefs

April 2, 2014

APRIL FOOLS' - You’ve got three minutes; Town hires therapist for board members; The EDC praises Colony as local job creator; Healthcare.gov architect to heal town website

Publix to be demolished

Publix to be demolished

April 2, 2014

APRIL FOOLS' - The Longboat Key Publix will close May 1 and reopen April 1, 2015, to create a new Main Street retail and grocery store pedestrian roundabout attraction.

Mar Vista and Moore's to merge

Mar Vista and Moore's to merge

April 2, 2014

APRIL FOOLS' - The longtime restaurateurs plan to merge Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant & Pub and Moore’s Stonecrab Restaurant into a single 456-seat restaurant.

Officials conspired to jam traffic

Officials conspired to jam traffic

April 2, 2014

APRIL FOOLS' - The season’s traffic woes began when a town official sent an email reading: ‘Time for some traffic problems on Longboat Key.’

Marijuana clinic seeks to light up Longboat Key

Marijuana clinic seeks to light up Longboat Key

April 2, 2014

APRIL FOOLS' - The Grass is Greener LLC has more than a budding interest in opening a Longboat office if a medical marijuana ballot initiative passes in November.

Colony Association, MW Group work on developer agreement

Colony Association, MW Group work on developer agreement

April 2, 2014

Manfred Welfonder’s company is expected to become the new Colony developer, more than seven years after the Longboat Key resident first pitched a plan for the property.

Brown takes mayor's chair again

Brown takes mayor's chair again

April 2, 2014

As Brown begins his last year in the mayor’s seat, Jack Duncan takes on a new role as vice mayor.

Brenner leaves at the top of his game

Brenner leaves at the top of his game

April 2, 2014

David Brenner said he was proud to be part of a commission that shifted to take ‘more of an activist approach’ to combat issues such as pension debt and beach projects.

Police arrest former condo employee for jewelry theft

Police arrest former condo employee for jewelry theft

April 2, 2014

Longtime Windward Bay maintenance supervisor Michael Artman was arrested last week for stealing an $85,000 diamond. Police suspect he committed a string of thefts.

Letts plans to retire at the end of season

Letts plans to retire at the end of season

April 2, 2014

Letts has not decided on a retirement date but is working with community members to maintain medical services on the Key.



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