Holmes Beach candidates to debate at forum

HOLMES BEACH -- Candidates for Holmes Beach mayor and the city commission will debate Wednesday at a forum sponsored by the Bradenton Herald.

At 4 p.m., four candidates will debate for two at-large positions on the commission: incumbents Sandy Haas-Martens and John Monetti; and challengers Marvin Grossman and Judy Titsworth.

At 5 p.m., incumbent Mayor Rich Bohnenberger and challenger Carmel Monti will face off.

The forum will take place at the Bradenton Herald, 102 Manatee Ave. W. Bradenton. It is open to the public.

To ask questions, contact Chris Wille, Bradenton Herald editorial page editor, at 941-745-7047; or cwille@bradenton.com