January 14, 2010
Esau Jacob Mishkin, 91, of Longboat Key, died Jan. 11.
January 12, 2010
The St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Women's Guild held its annual "Respect for Life" luncheon Jan. 12. The event benefits SOLVE maternity homes and Our Mother's House.
January 8, 2010
Albert Green, 84, was a Longboat Key resident.
January 6, 2010
Christ Church of Longboat Key, Presbyterian members heard from Longboat Key Education Center Executive Director Susan Goldfarb and Longboat Key Center for the Arts, a Division of Ringling College of Art and Desgin Executive Director Jane Buckman Wednesday, Jan. 6.
January 5, 2010
More than 100 members and guests attended an Epiphany concert Tuesday, Jan. 5, at All Angels by the Sea Episcopal Church.
January 4, 2010
The Longboat Island Chapel Breakfast Group held its first meeting of the new year Jan. 4. The Rev. Dan Maiden who recently returned from attending a 10-day meeting of the World Parliament of Religion in Melbourne, Australia was the speaker.
December 30, 2009
St. Mary's groups combine forces for Christmas party.
December 23, 2009
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December 23, 2009
Youngsters from the Bradenton Learning Center were special guests at a Christmas party Dec. 17, at Christ Church of Longboat Key, Presbyterian.
December 16, 2009
Temple Beth Israel hosted a traditional Hanukkah celebration and dinner Dec. 16.
Hat's off to Dee Pelton, volunteers
Dee Pelton held a luncheon that will be tough to top.
Youth sailors descend on City Island
Approximately 250 people hit the water Saturday, April 20 through Sunday, April 21, for Sailfest. The regatta, Sarasota Youth Sailing's biggest fundraiser of the year, included four classes of competition — Optimus, 420, Laser and Multi-hull — and a barbecue feast.
Book club sunsets for the season
The Sunset Beach Book Club, in its 10th year, ended this season with a luncheon and discussion of the book “Gone Girl,” by Gillian Flynn, April 18, at Lazy Lobster. Discussion moderator was Ricki Carroll. Together, the group read five books this season.