Mary Ann Ruff, of Longboat Key and formerly of Columbus, Ind., died June 22. She was 81.
St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Catholic Church members didn't let Tropical Storm Debby get them down, instead, they gathered indoors and watched 'The Way' with Martin Sheen, Thursday, June 21.
It's good the Longboat Key Town Commission appears ready to take away the "interim" from Interim Town Manager David Bullockâ€™s title.
Don Snyder, of Sarasota, died June 5. He was 87.
Harry Hmura, of Sarasota and formerly of Longboat Key, died June 6. He was 93.
John Knox Hess, of Sarasota and formerly of Ohio, died June 12. He was 93.
Joseph Giusti, of South Dartmouth, Mass., and Longboat Key, died June 7. He was 97.