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Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

August 14, 2013

Watch closely Long Bar Pointe project process

My take on why the Iwo Jima statue effort had to be abandoned

My take on why the Iwo Jima statue effort had to be abandoned

August 8, 2013

I am the veteran of the Iwo campaign who proposed donating the Iwo Jima statue to Sarasota. And I want to thank the Observer newspapers for your generous and thoughtful coverage of that effort, and make clear why it had to be abandoned.

OUR VIEW: Priceless opportunity

OUR VIEW: Priceless opportunity

August 7, 2013

As this was being composed, the scene at the Manatee County Convention Center rekindled memories — those tiring days of the Longboat Key Town Commission hearings over the Longboat Key Club and Resort's proposed $400 million redevelopment and expansion plan.

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

August 7, 2013

Boats should stay off front yards

Our View: The Godfather of LBK

Our View: The Godfather of LBK

July 31, 2013

With Art Falls' death this past Saturday in Sarasota — exactly one month shy of his 87th birthday — Longboat Key lost one of its community godfathers and a man who spent 30 years making Longboat Key a better place for everyone — residents, visitors and businesses.

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

July 31, 2013

Boats should stay off front yards

Castaway

Castaway

July 24, 2013

Read this week's Castaway cartoon.

Our View: Boat-trailer trash; or is it?

Our View: Boat-trailer trash; or is it?

July 24, 2013

Knowing the history of restrictive zoning on Longboat Key, it's quite remarkable that now, in 2013, 58 years after the town's incorporation, there is not a law on Longboat Key's books banning the parking of boats in residential yards.

Drop DROP

Drop DROP

July 17, 2013

"Your plan is not fair, Mr. Bullock." — Maureen Monahan Emergency-services specialist Town of Longboat Key Let's talk about fair.

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

July 17, 2013

Dear Manatee County Commission: My family has owned our home in Bayshore Gardens since 1967. I am the third family member to reside in this fine home. I live here all year...



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