The Longboat Key Flotilla 82 held a Change of Watch ceremony Dec. 17, at the Longboat Key Hilton Beachfront Resort. Ronald Krum will continue as commander.
The flotilla is part of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and has seven boats with crews. Flotilla members patrol the waters off Longboat Key and are ready to serve as needed. The last Saturday of each month, it conducts a boating-safety course at Mote Marine.
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