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Resident receives U.S. citizenship

Resident receives U.S. citizenship

April 9, 2014

For one Longboat Key resident, facing the American flag and reciting the Pledge of Allegiance held special meaning at the Kiwanis Club of Longboat Key’s April 3 breakfast meeting.

Lacrosse players engineer spring break

Lacrosse players engineer spring break

April 9, 2014

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) lacrosse team members hit the beach on Longboat Key during their recent spring break.

Observer wins 20 Local Media Association awards

April 9, 2014

Local Media Association, made up of 2,000 newspapers in U.S. and Canada, announced the winners of its 2013 Editorial Contest Monday. The Observer Group won a total of 20 awards among eight of its newspapers, making it the third top company winner.

New swan pair enters nesting mode

April 9, 2014

Swans Sully and Susie paired off last spring, and now the love birds have built a nest.

Ladies team up for Daytona

Ladies team up for Daytona

April 9, 2014

The Longboat Key Public Tennis USTA 3.0 Team is Daytona-bound for the fifth year in a row.

Thanks goes out to unknown rescuer

April 9, 2014

Beachplace resident Margaret Farkas doesn’t know the name of the young man who came to the rescue of her friend after a rip tide pulled him out into the Gulf.

Final ULI report is a gem for town

Final ULI report is a gem for town

April 2, 2014

APRIL FOOLS' - The town got what it paid for with the $125,000 Urban Land Institute report.

Swanson puts swan family in the spotlight

Swanson puts swan family in the spotlight

April 2, 2014

APRIL FOOLS - Members of the Longboat Key swan family are finalists in a nationwide contest sponsored by Swanson to appear on the company’s frozen dinner boxes.

Photographer stuns with picture

Photographer stuns with picture

April 2, 2014

Clayton Piantedosi, the photographer behind the (iPhone lens) could be one of our youngest sunset photo submitters ever at just 13 years old.

Birthday boy gets a dog day

Birthday boy gets a dog day

April 2, 2014

Bentley Weber, second from left, celebrated his eighth birthday at his winter home on Longboat Key with owner Deb Weber and friends Brody, Buster and Scrappy.



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