August 12, 2009
These doubles are somewhat hard to understand, but the bridge world is sometimes strange.
August 5, 2009
In this hand, West and his partner were playing a one-club opening bid that was strong, therefore, West opened with a one-diamond bid.
July 29, 2009
Bidding strange hands is not easy, but understanding strange bidding is most difficult.
July 29, 2009
July 16, 2009
Tennis courts at the Longboat Key Public Tennis Center are still in use for members while construction of a new pro shop gets underway.
July 15, 2009
July 8, 2009
Against the four-heart contract, West leads the ace of spades. You follow after looking at the dummy with the king of spades.
June 24, 2009
When she was 58 years old, Gina Wexler weighed 241 pounds. An over-the-top balletomane and self-proclaimed Rudolf Nureyev groupie for some 20 years, she decided she was going to learn to dance.
June 17, 2009
June 15, 2009
Longboat Key Club keeps kids occupied with tennis, swimming and golf this summer.
19 Longboat Key Fine Art Festival
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
19 Mote's Party on the Pass
22 Nia with Gail on Anna Maria Island
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
23 Nia with Gail on Longboat Key
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
A Cinderella story
A 10-week-old miniature pinscher puppy found a “happily ever after ending” at the Celebration of Pets April 12, at the Sarasota County Fairgrounds.
Pharmacy brings dose of medicine to Publix
The in-store pharmacy of Longboat Key Publix opened Monday, approximately 16 months after the completion of the new store at 525 Bay Isles Parkway, in the Shoppes of Bay Isles.
Golfer scores victory with less than a stroke
The Longboat Key Masters Golf Tournament, which took place March 28 through March 31, at the Resort at Longboat Key Club’s Islandside and Harbourside golf courses came down to less than one stroke’s difference between first-place winner Kevin Preston and second-place winner Michael Russell, of Longboat Key.