May 6, 2013
Hundreds of people took part in the second annual Longboat Key Sprint Triathlon Sunday, May 5, at the Longboat Key Club and Resort.
April 23, 2013
The Key Niners held an end-of-season golf outing followed by a luncheon Tuesday, April 23, in the Longboat Key Club and Resort's Spike and Tees dining room. Club founder Florence Katz and former president Lillian Meckler attended as the guests of honor.
April 22, 2013
Ilija Bozoljac and Somdev Devvarman narrowly defeated Bradley Klahn and Steve Johnson 6-7(5), 7-6(3), 11-9 in the doubles finals on the final day of the Sarasota Open at the Longboat Key Club and Resort's Tennis Gardens.
April 21, 2013
The Sarasota Open concluded Sunday, April 21, at the Longboat Key Club and Resort's Tennis Gardens. Alex Kuznetsov beat Wayne Odesnik 6-0, 6-2. Ilija Bozoljac and Somdev Devvarman narrowly defeated Bradley Klahn and Steve Johnson 6-7(5), 7-6(3), 11-9 in the doubles finals.
April 21, 2013
The Sarasota Open, a USTA men's pro-circuit event, brought some of the world's top tennis players to the Longboat Key Club's Tennis Gardens Saturday, April 13 through Sunday, April 21.
April 17, 2013
The competition is heating up at the sixth Sarasota Open, which began Saturday, April 13, at the Longboat Key Club & Resort's Tennis Gardens.
April 12, 2013
Tournament will include both veteran standouts and up-and-coming players.
April 11, 2013
Sarasota's tennis enthusiasts won't have to wait much longer to watch a few of the world's best players compete in the area.
April 10, 2013
The tournament includes both veteran standouts and up-and-coming players.
March 6, 2013
Isabella Paspa is a living advertisement for the benefits of exercise — lots of exercise. She will be 73 years old in May and says she has never felt better, never been in such good shape, never been so mentally relaxed.
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
17 Hospitabull Evening 'A Taste of Israel'
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.