Now that all the presents have been delivered and the cookies eaten, the jolly man in red could surely use a break.
Selah Freedom and Turning Points in Bradenton were the recipients of $7,500 each, just in time for the holidays.
Carol and Jules Green met at a summer camp where Carol was a junior counselor and Jules was a waiter.
The Sarasota Police Department is on the lookout for an elf who goes by the name of Officer Elf on the Shelf.
The holiday season hasnâ€™t officially started until our favorite bell ringers return to their posts.
Shoppers and residents were treated to some holiday harmonies by the Senior Friendship Centersâ€™ group, the Second Wind Harmonica Players, in Downtown Sarasota.
The Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Sarasota County teamed up to bring the anti-bullying event Rachelâ€™s Challenge to Sarasota Dec. 3.