Golf, horseshoes top sports on AMI
Jul24

Golf, horseshoes top sports on AMI

Horseshoe action at the Anna Maria City Hall horseshoe pits was somewhat abbreviated last week. Action July 19 was shortened by the team of Hank Huyghe and Sam Samuels, who managed the only 3-0 record in pool play for the day’s bragging rights. Action July 22 came to a sudden end due to a downpour […]

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Obituaries – 07-26-2017
Jul24

Obituaries – 07-26-2017

Anne Brownell Anne Brownell of Bradenton died July 17. She was born Dec. 10, 1918. No service is planned. She is survived by a nephew who resides on Anna Maria Island.   Jacqueline ‘Jackie’ Bolle Meaker Jacqueline “Jackie” Bolle Meaker of Holmes Beach, born May 7, 1932, died July 22, 2017. A memorial service will […]

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The Islander Classifieds:  Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Jul24

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, July 26, 2017

ITEMS FOR SALE THREE WINDSOR CHAIRS: Registered, completely refinished, $65 each. Call Jack, 804-357-2645. ANTIQUE PARTNER DESK: All wood, $1,000. See at The Islander office, 3218 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach. FOUR OAK OFFICE chairs: Antiques, perfect for eclectic dining set. The Islander newspaper, 3218 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach. DOUBLE RECLINER Leather. Like new. […]

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Real Estate – 07-26-2017
Jul24

Real Estate – 07-26-2017

210 Pine Ave. Unit R, Pine Avenue Restoration, Anna Maria, a 1,560 sfla / 2,049 sfur 3bed/2bath condo with pool built in 2012 was sold 06/23/17, Siegler to Morris for $659,000; list $659,000. 210 Haverkos Court, Holmes Beach, a 1,368 sfla / 1,992 sfur 2bed/2½bath/1car duplex built in 1956 on a 6,664 sq ft lot […]

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Island police blotter – 07-26-2017
Jul24

Island police blotter – 07-26-2017

Anna Maria July 5, 200 block of Palm Avenue, theft. A tag was stolen from a Ford pickup. The victim advised the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office that June 30 was the last day the plate was seen on the vehicle. July 7, Anna Maria General Store, 503 Pine Ave., theft. Sangria valued at $11.76 was […]

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Hot weather requires anglers prepare for success
Jul24

Hot weather requires anglers prepare for success

Fishing around Anna Maria Island remains hot. If you’re planning on spending time on the water, plan accordingly. First, be ready to catch fish. Second, make sure you protect yourself from the sweltering conditions that are in store for you. Stock up on water and ice, and don’t forget everyone needs a hat, sunglasses and […]

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