New managing editor arrives at Observer
most of his career in Florida.
New managing editor … a comparison of offensive styles in the NFL. It’s my life, and Interstate 4 runs … as managing editor of the Sarasota Observer and Longboat Observer …
Gator will find a happy home at Mote
Gator will find a happy home at Mote … live a life of relative luxury at Mote. Caimans are similar to crocodiles … Brian Siegel said he’s waited nine years for this exhibit to come to life …
Looking Ahead: Town Center concept moves forward, Foundation looks to future
pursuit of initiatives to enhance the quality of life on Longboat Key is … cultural center on the island.
Looking Ahead: Town … The town of Longboat Key, the Longboat Key Foundation and Ringling …
Looking Ahead: Colony remains on brink of revitalization
citizens of Longboat Key have had to watch helplessly from the sidelines as … Colony. It will be written by the voters of Longboat Key when they consider … memories of The Colony in its heyday. It brought many of us to Longboat Key …
Top Story — March: Longboat Key medical center sets opening date
life of Longboat Key residents, one of its first missions was to … with the Observer’s Digital Year in Review.
Top … Observer’s Digital Year in Review.
Leaving Longboat Key, especially in the …
Top Story — June: Pattigeorge’s new owner: ‘It’s my destiny’
Top Story — June: Pattigeorge’s new owner: ‘It’s my … of the shuttered Pattigeorge’s Restaurant property on Longboat Key … was too far north (on Longboat Key); too seasonal; the building too old …
Longboat Key petitions for bridge-opening fixes
Longboat Key petitions for bridge-opening fixes … U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Longboat Key, said he would intervene with … Key has found a new champion. U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Longboat Key …
Longboat Key Arts Center deal extended with Ringling College
multiuse center is designed to improve the quality of life on Longboat Key … town manager Mike Hein.
Longboat Key Arts Center … Hein.
The Longboat Key Center for Arts, Culture and Education ultimately …
Longboat Key stages Ron Johnson art exhibit
Longboat Key stages Ron Johnson art exhibit … to Longboat Key is on display throughout December. Johnson, 84, died June 27. After retiring to Longboat Key, Johnson volunteered with many …
Polo in Lakewood Ranch could be ride of your life
Pattigeorge's on Longboat Key. She was busy, perhaps too much so for a hobby. And … Lakewood Ranch ... Polo Grill and Bar. It's a huge part of her life and will … I had to drive from Longboat across town and I did that for six years …
MY VIEW: Observations from a decade of memories
Longboat Observer, Sarasota Observer, Longboat Key, Robin Hartill … military training on Longboat Key during World War II: “Fighter jets soared across Sarasota Bay and swooped down on Longboat Key, firing guns and …
Longboat Key referendum issues preoccupy 2 biz plaza owners
perception of his plans.
Longboat Key referendum issues … U.S. president, Longboat Key voters will also help determine the fate of … “are not models of clarity.” Longboat Key referendum questions The town …
Ted Weiller remembered as friend, philanthropist
a later date.
Weiller, 85, died Nov. 17.
Ted … Weiller, 85, of Bird Key, died Nov. 17. Weiller and his wife, Jean, were … another to make life easier for people,” Winnick said. Through Winnick, Jean …
Gene Jaleski returns for fifth Longboat Key Commission run
Gene Jaleski returns for fifth Longboat Key Commission run … fifth race for a seat on the Longboat Key Town Commission. Jaleski won one … A GLANCE Age : 75 Hometown : Larchmont, N.Y. Moved to Longboat Key : 1985 to …
Joint Longboat-Sarasota commission seeks solutions to traffic jams
it’s time to find real answers.
Joint … Driving into another tourism season, Longboat Key and Sarasota … problems for barrier islands such as Longboat Key have mounted. At a joint …
Longboat Key officer saves boaters from stormy waters
Longboat Key officer saves boaters from stormy waters … near the New Pass inlet at 12:13 p.m. Oct. 8. An alert Longboat Key … swelling up to 4 feet, according to the Longboat Key Police Department …
County Commission — District 3: David Zaccagnino
Bower in the general election.
County Commission … Manatee County? There are 4 major issues in Longboat Key, Anna Maria … play. I want our quality of life to improve now and in the future for my …
County Commission — District 3: Stephen Jonsson
Zaccagnino in the general election.
County Commission … quality of life, safety of our residents, the welfare of the citizens and … ensure smart growth that protects our quality of life. What are your …
County Commission — District 3: Matt Bower
Steven Jonsson and David Zaccagnino in the general election.
Longboat Key … help the community he has called home all of his life — especially as it … a result of the hard work I have put into this community all my life and the …
The amendments …
Longboat Density Referenda Longboat Key voters will decide two … It’s time Longboat Key reduces its oversupply of commercially zoned … Here is what they really mean.
The amendments … …