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Longboat Key lures more than 1,000 book buyers

February 12, 2014

Longboat Key photographer Mary Lou Johnson’s photography book, “The Lure of Longboat Key,” is luring many readers.

Mote VIPs enjoy first look at 'Survivors'

Mote VIPs enjoy first look at 'Survivors'

February 12, 2014

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium’s new limited-time exhibit, “Survivors: Beautiful and Extreme Adaptations,” features special guests from the animal kingdom such as the peacock mantis shrimp, blue-ringed octopus and the Vietnamese mossy frog.

Resident buys winning ticket

February 5, 2014

Longboat Key resident Robert Rich is now $53,165.93 richer. He purchased a winning Fantasy 5 ticket at the island’s Publix, according to the Florida Lottery.

Buffett's winning streak ends

February 5, 2014

The Seattle Seahawks’ Super Bowl XLVII victory ended a winning streak for Mote Marine Aquarium manatee Buffett.

A Longboat Key beach proposal

A Longboat Key beach proposal

February 5, 2014

Tad Landau, son of Lenny and Susan Landau, and his sweetheart, Caley Ross, got engaged after a New Year’s Day proposal on the Bay Isles private beach.

Younger: Think you 'cancan' dance?

Younger: Think you 'cancan' dance?

February 5, 2014

In the 1980s, Commissioner Phill Younger and his wife, Fanny, spotted a cabaret restaurant while roaming the foothills of Nice, France, with a memorable moniker: Chez Fanny. They vowed to return.

Bernie Ditchik courts 90th birthday

Bernie Ditchik courts 90th birthday

February 5, 2014

Longboat Key resident Bernie Ditchik celebrated his 90th birthday Jan. 28 on the tennis courts of the Players Club with friends Manfred Welfonder, Mike Tighe and Marty Hauselman.

Buffett's Super Bowl bet: Broncos

Buffett's Super Bowl bet: Broncos

January 29, 2014

If you’re making a bet, the smart money’s on the Broncos. That’s because Mote Marine Aquarium resident manatee Buffett placed his bet by swimming to a target with the Broncos’ logo Friday.

Get ready for food, fashion … and prizes

Get ready for food, fashion … and prizes

January 29, 2014

Have you gotten your tickets yet for the Longboat Key Garden Club’s Taste of the Keys and Fashion Show? If not, act quickly.

Keating creates 'Million Dollar Match' for Sarasota Museum of Art

Keating creates 'Million Dollar Match' for Sarasota Museum of Art

January 29, 2014

Longboat Key philanthropist Elaine Keating has pledged $1 million to match new contributions to help complete Sarasota Museum of Art (SMOA).



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