12 hrs ago
Longboat Key-Building official Wayne Thorne resigns
Thorne previously worked for Manatee County and joined the town's Planning, Zoning & Building Department in 2012 as acting building official through an agreement between the town and county before taking on the role permanently later that year.
16 hrs ago
Longboat Key-Scallop Search reaches capacity for non-boaters
The Scallop Search typically fills to capacity every year. It's a free, no-harvest event in which volunteers become citizen scientists by searching for scallops in Sarasota Bay by swimming or snorkeling in grassflats that are typically in six feet of water or less.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Longboat Key-Association vows to fight $5.1 million demand
Colony Lender LLC told owners at the shuttered, 237-unit Colony Beach & Tennis Resort they have 20 days to pay $5,116,664.24 in an Aug. 15 letter.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Bradenton gas prices skid to low of $3.15 per gallon
MANATEE — Gas prices continued to slide last week with motorists finding gasoline at or below $3.20 in metro markets such as Bradenton Orlando and Tampa.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Longboat Key-Colony Lender demands $5.1 million from Colony owners
Colony Lender LLC is seeking $5,116,664.24 from owners at the shuttered, 237-unit Colony Beach & Tennis Resort and says they have 20 days to pay.
Longboat Key Fire Department conducts drills at former Hilton08/15/14 ...
Longboat Key Fire Rescue Chief Paul Dezzi said opportunities for departments to use commercial complexes for training don't come along often.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Longboat Key-No red tide impacts detected alongshore
Underwater robot Waldo was recovered by boat Aug. 13, following a mission that covered 140 miles and returned to Mote.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Business briefs" Bradenton company putting up barriers across the U.S.
Stop Rubbernecking, the company that created a portable barrier system for concealing accidents, has had recent success selling in California.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Encounter with a bull shark on Longboat KeyEncounter with a bull...
In honor of Shark Week, a 10 News viewer sent us these pics and video of an encounter with a bull shark in September 2013.
in the Kitchen with: Lynches Pub & Grub
This week we went in the kitchen at Lynches Pub & Grub with owners Chris and Ethna Lynch as they prepare traditional Irish lamb stew.
Fish fry is first catch for flavorful weekend08/13/14 The morning of...
Fish fry is first catch for flavorful weekend The morning of Nov. 8 might be a good time to schedule a gym visit.
Schield healing after cancer surgery08/13/14 Longboat Key resident...
Schield healing after cancer surgery Longboat Key resident Forrest Schield is healing after doctors recently removed a rare form of cancer from his head.
Longboat Key-Unicorp offer sparks war of words
The Colony Beach & Tennis Resort has fallen into disrepair, with parts of roofs falling down in structures throughout the property.
Longboat Key-a Full Deck
Daiquiri Deck Vice President of Operations Matt Grover, President Troy Syprett and Vice President of Marketing Russell Matthes.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Smart Home Technology Available Exclusively for Buyers at INFINITY Longboat Key
INFINITY Longboat Key, a private, beachfront community of 11 spacious residences on Longboat Key is introducing the very latest in smart home technology for the condominium's soon-to-be-built residences.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Longboat Key-Unicorp offer sparks war of words among Colony parties
In an Aug. 6 letter to owners, Whittall warned them that their assets are at risk and urged them to choose one of four options to avoid future litigation.
Former Hilton prepares for renovations08/11/14 Ocean Properties...
On Aug. 1, Ocean Properties came one step closer to redeveloping the former Longboat Key Hilton Beachfront Resort, when the property received its demolition permit from the Planning, Zoning and Building Department.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Bradenton gas prices drop under $3.20 per gallon
Since late June, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded dropped 26 cents in Florida, 25 cents in Georgia, and 24 cents in Tennessee.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Longboat Key-Fdot meeting to focus on Cortez Bridge future
The Florida Department of Transportation will host a public meeting to discuss the future of Cortez Bridge from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Aug. 28, in the activity center at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 248 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Longboat Key-Medical director receives congressional award
Longboat Key Medical Director Dr. Steven Newman is the recipient of the 16th District Congressional Fire and Rescue, EMS Career Service Award for 2014.