June 9, 2011
John Spanos, 83, was a former Longboat Key resident.
June 8, 2011
Dorothea Hall, 83, of Bradenton and formerly of Philadelphia, Cape Point May, N.J., and Longboat Key, died May 29.
June 5, 2011
All Angels by the Sea Episcopal Church had a brunch to mark the beginning of summer Sunday, June 5 in the parish hall at All Angels.
April 7, 2011
Cabaret Night was a fun-filled evening April 7, at Temple Beth Israel.
April 6, 2011
James "Lou" Gorman, 82, of Weston, Mass., died Friday, April 1.
April 3, 2011
The Booker High School Jazz Combo was featured at the Longboat Island Chapel’s April 3 service.
March 19, 2011
Temple Beth Israel celebrated Purim with a Purim play and hamentashen on Saturday, March 19 at Temple Beth Israel.
March 16, 2011
Bill Nack, author of "Secretariat," was guest speaker at the March 16 meeting of the Episcopal Church Women of All Angels By the Sea Episcopal Church.
March 15, 2011
The annual St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Women’s Guild fashion show and luncheon is usually a sell-out crowd. This year was no different. Two hundred and eighty-five women attended the event, held March 15, at the Longboat Key Club Harbourside Dining Room.
February 23, 2011
Titus Letschert died Friday, Feb. 18 at the age of 67.
Paint the town red and green
This year, we won’t just be on the lookout for the most festive holiday lights on the Key. We’ll be on the prowl for anything that embodies the happiness of the holidays with our new “Spirit of the Season” contest.
Pettingell tradition is as sweet as pie
For the sixth consecutive year, Pettingell delivered pies from Yoder’s Restaurant in Sarasota to his customers at Thanksgiving.
Former Key Club manager takes on new role
Former Longboat Key Club & Resort General Manager Michael Welly has a new gig.