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  • On Patrol Longboat Key – Week ending January 11, 2019
    by Longboat Key News on January 14, 2019 at 3:44 pm

    The following are actual police reports as written by Longboat Key Police Officers. They are edited for length, punctuation and to protect privacy. Jan. 4 Dog found 1:48 p.m. Officer Schoepfer responded to 5800 block of Gulf of Mexico Drive in reference to a found dog. Upon arrival, Officer Schoepfer located a tag on the […]

  • Editorial Letters – Week ending January 11, 2018
    by Longboat Key News on January 14, 2019 at 3:42 pm

    Longboat Key News encourages Letters to the Editor on timely issues. Please email to: letters@lbknews.com or mail to PO Box 8001, Longboat Key, FL 34228. We also print letters sent to Town Hall that address Longboat Key issues. We reserve the right to edit. Beckyball: a combination of tennis and Pickleball To: Mayor George Spoll […]

  • Opposition mounts as Lido Pool/Pavilion plan vote looms Monday in Sarasota City Hall
    by Longboat Key News on January 14, 2019 at 3:38 pm

    STEVE REID Editor & Publisher sreid@lbknews.com The opposition to the Lido Beach Pool & Pavilion plan continues to mount with more than 5,000 signing a petition opposed to the City allowing the public beach site be transformed into a bar and restaurant. The Sarasota City Commission is slated to vote on Jan. 14 at a 1 p.m. meeting […]