January 29, 2015
The Key Niners Women’s Golf Association hosted 12 clubs and more than 120 women on Jan. 29 for a golf tournament.
December 14, 2014
Longboat Key Public Tennis Center held its 15th annual Observer Challenge tournament from Dec. 12 to 14. The event pitted coed teams of four against each other in five different divisions.
December 9, 2014
On Dec. 9, the Women’s 18-Hole Golf Association held its annual Frosty Frolic holiday event. The association hosted the Key Niners, and the theme was Sarasota Circus Holiday Frosty Frolic.
November 11, 2014
The Key Niners held its opening luncheon for members at Islandside on Tuesday, Nov. 11.
October 2, 2014
Classes began Oct. 1. Bayfront Park will offer five classes during the month of October.
July 12, 2014
The Romanach and Casella families compete in a cornhole tournament July 12, at Sun ‘n Sea Cottages. The families have been vacationing on Longboat Key for over 14 years and six years ago, decided to organize and play in a cornhole tournament during their stay.
June 30, 2014
The Resort at Longboat Key Club hosted its Kids Sumer Sports Camp June 30, at the Tennis Gardens. During these sessions, campers learn the importance of teamwork by playing tennis, golf and an organized sport.
May 18, 2014
The GNC Longboat Key International/Sprint Triathlon & Duathlon Race Series entered its fifth year of competition May 18, at Longboat Key Club’s Islandside.
April 23, 2014
Kelly Atkins created Kai, a dance-based form of cardiovascular conditioning with strong connection to the mind/body universe.
April 21, 2014
The 2014 Sarasota Open continued with the men's singles and doubles semifinals and women's April 19, at the Tennis Gardens at Longboat Key Club.
30 AJC's 2015 Winter Lunch & Learn
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
8 Sarasota Music Half Marathon
7:00 am - 6:00 am
12 Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce Networking Luncheon
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
14 New Exhibit "Oh Baby" Life Cycles of the Seas
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gauls celebrate sweet 60
On Jan. 29, Jack and Joan Gaul will celebrate their 60th anniversary.
Dora Walters goes by the book for readers
You saw her byline countless times during her 26 years at the Longboat Observer, but now, retired Senior Editor Dora Walters’ byline appears on her new book, “Rewind…Playback: A Collection of Life’s ‘Little’ Memories.”
Encore opening celebration
Members of the Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce gathered for a ribbon-cutting event Jan. 20, at Amore by Andrea.