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Longboat Key Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 12 years ago

Man on the street: Snowbird survey

by: Dora Walters Senior Editor

What do you look forward to when you return to Longboat Key?

Lew and Sandy Proper
In unison, both answered, “The weather.”
Lew Proper: "I enjoy walking on the beach.”  
Sandy Proper: “I agree. And I really like the seafood. so many choices.”

Phil Barach
“I’m from Boston, and I really look forward to the warm weather. I enjoy the variety of activities here, especially the adult education programs.”

Walt Leatherwood
“I enjoy the beautiful landscaping on the Key and the wonderful friends I have here. I walk the beach and the weather is always terrific.”

Thrista Lasen
“I have been coming here for the season for many, many years. My daughter lives here, and we really like the beaches.”

Wendy Scanlon
“We’re from England and this is our 21st year here on the Key. We enjoy all the wonderful outdoor opportunities, the beach, swimming and biking especially, because the ground is flat.”

Joy VanBriet
“I look forward to meeting again with my wonderful friends. The weather is great, and I can ride with my convertible top down.”


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