On Wednesday, Dec. 4, Temple Beth Israel came together to celebrate the eighth night of Hanukkah with a traditional dinner and the lighting of the candles.
St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Catholic Church celebrated the start of Advent and the Christmas season Wednesday, Dec. 4, with a concert and party.
On Tuesday, Nov. 26, the 33rd annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Worship Service was held at the Christ Church of Longboat Key.
Peter Voorhees, 67, of Longboat Key, died Nov. 22, after a battle with melanoma.
Patricia â€œPatâ€ Redmond, 85, of Longboat Key, died Nov. 19.
Dr. Herbert Paskow, 91, of Sarasota, died Nov. 13.
Tuncer Koksal, 79, of Lancaster, Ohio, and formerly of Bradenton, died Nov. 22.