The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009
ITEMS FOR SALE
MERMAID: LIFE-SIZE one-of-a-kind sculptures. 941-778-7788.
BOOKS: 300 of them, all topics, very good condition, $35. Call 941-761-1928.
CONAIR ‘SOOTHING BUBBLES’ foot bath, hardly used. $15. 941-761-1415.
SOFA SLEEPER, $50, rocking chair, $25, cane glass-top coffee table, $25. 941-778-1915.
AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online: www.jackelka.com.
FREEBIE ITEMS FOR SALE: Individuals may advertise up to three items, each priced $100 or less, 15 words or less. FREE, one week. Deliver in person to The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, e-mail email@example.com, fax toll-free 1-866-362-9821. (limited time offer)
GLORIA DEI LUTHERAN Church: All are welcome to come and worship with us! Please call 941-778-1813 or visit us at: www.gloriadeilutheran.com for worship times. 6608 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
ENTERTAINMENT: THE BEST in comedy. Corporate golf and private parties. 781-367-0339.
‘FABULOUS WEARABLE SALE’: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16. Church of the Annunciation, 4408 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.
WANTED: BUCKETS. DONATE clean five-gallon buckets with lid to ship to Haiti. Please drop at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
TERRY HAYES, REALTOR. Global market, market connections. 941-302-3100. Terry.firstname.lastname@example.org. Discoverannamaria.com.
MANATEE SAFETY SIGNS, exclusively for boaters available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-7978.
WANTED: YOUR OLD cell phone for recycling. Deliver to The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
WANTED: FISHING GEAR: Anna Maria Privateers are collecting new or used, repairable fishing poles and reels, nets, tackle, buckets, etc. to give to children. Donate your gear at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
FREE GUN LOCK courtesy of Project Childsafe, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Holmes Beach Police Department. Free at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Don't be sorry, be safe.
PERFECT HOLIDAY REMEMBRANCE: Purchase a personalized brick in the Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park. Two lines, $50. Three lines, $60. Forms at The Islander, or call 941-518-4431 for more information.
LOOKING FOR A JOB? Islanders seeking employment can market their skills with a FREE classified ad for up to three weeks in The Islander. Submit 15 words or less including a resume link, if desired, by e-mail to email@example.com or deliver in person to 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. The Islander will encourage employers to review the "employment wanted" ads in The Islander when seeking employees. And good luck finding the right job!
ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.
GARAGE SALE: 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 2. Sofas, chairs, tables, mattress sets, queen and full, bedding and much more. 11201 Longwood Court (Perico Island.)
WHITNEY PLAZA ANTIQUE and art fair. Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 2-3. Treasures, local artists, organic produce, exotic orchids and more. 6828 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key. Information, 941-383-1901.
NIKI’S ISLAND TREASURES: Huge blowout after-Christmas sale! 50-70 percent off all sterling silver jewelry. Great buys on antiques, decor, collectibles and vintage jewelry. Open seven days. 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.
A SALE EVERYDAY at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Miscellaneous office supplies, T-shirts, home treasures, mirrors and framed art.
LOST and FOUND
LOST: GREY COCKATIEL bird, named Arrow. Last seen Holmes Beach laundromat, Dec. 23. Reward. Sally, 941-737-9173.
PARENTS NEEDED for loving homes to foster puppies and kittens until they are old enough for adoption. All food and medical provided. Julie, 941-720-1411.
ADULT CATS in desperate need of loving homes. All are current on vaccines. All applicants screened. Please, call 941-922-0774.
FOR SALE: 1990 Lincoln Town car, white exterior, burgundy interior. Good shape, runs good, 82,000 actual miles. $800. Can be seen at 436 63rd St. Holmes Beach. Call 203-645-7888 or 517-278-8763.
BOATS & BOATING
BIMINI BAY SAILING: Small sailboat rentals and instruction. Day. Week. Month. Sunfish, Laser, Zuma and Precision 15. Call Brian at 941-685-1400.
260 SEARAY BOWRIDER: 116 hours, year 2000, lift-kept, local. No trailer. $15,000. 941-761-0477.
RESPONSIBLE SENIOR WANTS to rent boat lift for 24-foot boat on Island. 941-778-1264 or 540-704-8486.
ISLAND RESIDENT: WILL do housecleaning, yard work, errands, etc. Good references. Call Cathy at 941-580-2050.
CALL ALEXANDRA, 15, for babysitting or odd-jobs. Red Cross certified in first aid and babysitting. 941-778-5352
ISLAND TEEN EXPERIENCED, and certified child care with Safe Sitter, CPR and Red Cross training, seven days a week. Maggie, 941-447-4632 or 941-778-8405.
CALL GUSSIE AT 941-778-7257 for babysitting. I have experience with kids of all ages.
NEED A BABYSITTER or pet sitter? Call Kendall! First-aid certified, great with kids and animals! Best on the Island! 941-779-9783.
NEED A BABYSITTER, pet sitter, house sitter or dog walker? Experienced. Red Cross certified in CPR for all ages. Call the twins, Kayla and Ariel Jennis, 941-778-1746.
TEEN WITH CHILD daycare experience and Red Cross certified in babysitting. Loves children. Call Katie, 941-778-1491 or 941-447-4057.
TRISH AND KIM babysitting service, house cleaning and pet sitting. Certified. Experienced. Call 941-538-8922 or 941-538-2081.
LAWN MOWING/DOG walking? Will walk dogs any day, mow lawns after 5 p.m. weekdays, after 11 a.m. weekends. 941-447-7092.
CALL ZACK, 13, for odd jobs. Will do anything you need done after school and Saturdays. 941-773-3185.
RED CROSS LIFEGUARD for private parties at your pool. $10/hour. Call Marie Durocher, 941-795-4722.
CASSIE’S DOG WALKING and house sitting. I can walk your dog anytime. 941-962-3373.
11-YEAR OLD girl can watch your 4-year old or younger child. CPR-certified, references, experienced. Brianna, 941-448-9036.
HELP WITH SCHOOL WORK? Manatee High School junior will tutor math, science, basic computing skills. Patrick, 941-524-5686.
KIDS FOR HIRE ads are FREE for Island youths under 16 looking for work. Ads must be placed in person at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
RESTAURANT: ISLAND BREAKFAST/lunch eatery. Profitable, charming, easy to run. Confidentiality agreement required. $95,000. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.
MASSAGE THERAPY: In-home visits by appointment. Patricia Emslie, LMT. 941-504-2030. Gift certificates, too! Lic. # MA0023639.
ALZHEIMER’S ASSISTED LIVING small group home has opening now. AL9427. Ask for MaryJane, 941-751-1141 or 941-356-1456.
LET US DRIVE YOU! Airports, cruise ports. Flat rates. Anna Maria Sunshine Car Service. 941-778-5476.
COMPUTER OBEDIENCE TRAINING. Is your computer misbehaving? Certified computer service and private lessons. Special $40/hour. Free advice. 941-545-7508.
ISLAND PRESSURE CLEANING, wash away mildew, dirt, salt. Thorough, reasonable, reliable. Free estimates, licensed, insured. 941-778-0944.
PROFESSIONAL I.T. SERVICES: Complete computer solutions for business and home. Installation, repair, upgrade, networking, Web services, wireless services. Richard Ardabell, network engineer, 941-778-5708, or cell 216-509-1945.
ISLAND COMPUTER GUY, 37 years experience. On-site PC repairs, upgrades, buying assistance and training. Call Bill, 941-778-2535.
TOTAL DOOR AND Window Service: Repairs, replacements, sales, parts, storm catcher hurricane covers, Simonton windows, Plastpro doors, ODL inserts. TDWSINC@msn.com. 941-730-1399.
ISLAND PET NANNY: Loving pet care. Longtime Island resident, background check, pet CPR-certified, references. Karen Robinson, 941-779-2830 or 941-730-5693.
LIGHT CARPENTRY, HOME repairs, handyman work, deck repairs, dock repairs, etc. Retired tradesman, Island resident. No job too small. Call Steve Doyle 941-778-1708.
I DON’T CUT corners, I clean corners. Professional, friendly cleaning service since 1999. 941-778-7770. Leave message.
LISA’S SUNSHINE CLEANING: Dependable, deep, quality cleaning. References. 20 years experience. Call 941-758-8680.
ISLAND SENIOR ASSIST: Cheerful company for our seniors by appointment or regularly scheduled home assistance. Leave message for contact. Dependable. 941-792-4601.
WASHED SHELL DELIVERED and spreading, $25-$40 per yard. Rock and gravel also available. Please call Cory with Macline Construction & Hauling at 941-812-4178.
PLEASE CALL FOR pressure washing, painting, tree removal, concrete, new, replacement. Call Walter. 941-526-9833.
COMPUTER GOT YOU down? Got a virus? Need wireless, network setup? Web site? Need help? Call JC, 941-487-7487.
ISLAND MERMAIDS CLEANING and Co.: 34 years of happy customers. Mom-Watch, Pet-Watch, Storm-Check, windows, etc. Rentals our specialty. 941-792-1000.
DESIGNER FOR HIRE! All your graphic needs covered! Web design. Call Jon at Smashcat Studios, 941-778-2824 or 941-545-0192.
BEACH SERVICE air conditioning, heat, refrigeration. Commercial and residential service, repair and/or replacement. Serving Manatee County and the Island since 1987. For dependable, honest and personalized service, call William Eller, 941-795-7411. CAC184228.
ANYONE CAN TAKE a picture. A professional creates a portrait. I want to be at your wedding! www.jackelka.com. 941-778-2711.
NADIA'S EUROSAGE Relaxing, healing massage in the comfort of your home. Call today for an appointment, 941-795-0887. MA#0017550.
CHECK MY HOUSE! When you're away, we stay close to home. We provide full house checking services to ensure your house is secure while you are away. Call 941-928-8735, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
UPSCALE NAIL SALON: Nails on the Island. 30 years experience. Gift boutique, nail products, handbags, jewelry and sunglasses. 9908 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria. Call for an appointment. Now offering in-home pedicure services. 941-713-5244.
TILE AND MOSAIC custom installation, 20 years experience. References available. For a reasonable price, call Sebastian, 941-704-6719.
MUSIC LESSONS WITH Koko Ray. Island studio open now. Instruction in flute, clarinet, saxophone, guitar and piano. 941-778-8323, or evenings, 941-758-0395. 315 58th St., Studio I, Holmes Beach.
LAWN and GARDEN
CONNIE'S LANDSCAPING INC. Residential and commercial. Full-service lawn maintenance, landscaping, cleanups, hauling and more! Insured. 941-778-5294.
ISLAND LAWN SPRINKLER service and repair. Your complete irrigation repair company. Call 941-778-2581.
TREES BY BREEZE Inc.: Custom landscapes, tree trimming, property maintenance. Insured. Since 1988. Chris, 941-778-2837.
ECONOMY TREE TRIMMING, hedges, mulching. Lowest prices starting at $15. 12-year Island resident. Cell 941-951-1833.
JR'S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call 941-807-1015.
STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE. For all your landscape needs. Shell $45/yard. Call Shark Mark. 941-301-6067.
KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. 941-448-3857 or 941-448-5207.
THE SWISS GARDENER: Full-service landscaping and property management. 15 years Island experience. Licensed and insured plus unbeatable prices. Call Allen anytime. Cell 941-224-8569.
SHELL DELIVERED AND spread. $45/yard. Hauling all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 941-795-7775, "shell phone" 941-720-0770.
CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Lawn maintenance, mulching, plantings, shell and more. Great maintenance rates. Fully insured and references. Please call 941-778-2335 or 941-284-1568.
NATURE'S DESIGN LANDSCAPING. Design and installation. Tropical landscape specialist. Residential and commercial. 30 years experience. 941-729-9381.
PROFESSIONAL MANGROVE TRIMMER: Certified arborist, free consults, local friendly service. Call Jim at 941-799-0840.
VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill, 941-795-5100.
TILE -TILE -TILE. All variations of ceramic tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship, prompt, reliable, many Island references. Call Neil, 941-726-3077.
CUSTOM REMODELING EXPERT. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Insured. Meticulous, clean, sober and prompt. Paul Beauregard, 941-779-2294.
GRIFFIN'S HOME IMPROVEMENTS Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and shutters. Insured and licensed, 941-748-4711.
JERRY'S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry work, handyman, light plumbing, electrical, light hauling, pressure washing. Call 941-778-6170 or 447-2198.
EXPERIENCED BUILDING CONTRACTOR: Carl V. Johnson Jr. Inc. New homes, porches, decks, remodel, repairs, etc. Quality work. Fair price! 941-795-1947.
GABBARD MASONRY INC.: Custom stone and brick. Fireplaces, pools, Jacuzzis, fire pits, grills, landscape, patios. Paver brick, stone, glass block. Licensed and insured, free estimates. 941-792-5206.
SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it's broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I'll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.
PAINTING, WATERPROOFING: NEW construction or re-paints. Dozens of Island completions since 1992. Call Venture Services, 941-809-8159.
ALLEN STEINIGGER INC: Painting and handyman services. Insured. Hardwood, ceilings, real wood, kitchen cabinets. 941-822-6636.
SOUTHWEST HOME IMPROVEMENTS: Michigan carpenter, cabinet maker. All phases of construction. 30 years experience. No job too big or too small. Quality work guaranteed at affordable prices. Call Mike, 877-822-4326. email@example.com.
WINDOW SHADES, BLINDS, shutters and more. Lifetime warranty. Call Keith Barnett for a free in-home consultation. Island references, 15 years experience. 941-778-3526 or 730-0516.
WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.
OFFICE, RETAIL, PROFESSIONAL space. 625 sf, $500/month. Also 1,800 sf. 8799 Cortez Road. 1-800-952-1206.
WATERFRONT KEY WEST STYLE with dock. Furnished, walk to beach. Off-season rates, $115/night, $725/week. $1,800 for December. 941-794-5980. www.divefish.com.
WANTED: ANNUAL RENTAL. 2BR/2BA close to beach, room to store kayak and bike. On Anna Maria Island. Call Dan, 941-705-5561.
ANNA MARIA DUPLEX: 2BR/2BA, washer/dryer, seasonal $2,000/month, monthly or weekly. Close to beach, trolley and restaurants. 941-778-7167.
STEPS TO BEACH: 1BR/2BA, Anna Maria Island. Christmas, March, April, $495/week. 941-778-1098. firstname.lastname@example.org.
ENJOY SPECTACULAR WATER view from huge living, dining area. Plate glass windows, doors, 30x12-foot screened deck fronting bay, beach and park with Gulf beach an easy walk. 3BR, washer and dryer, unfurnished in north Anna Maria. A must see! 941-748-5334.
VACATION RENTALS ACROSS from beach. Openings now. 2BR/1BA, $550/week. Almost Beach Apartments. 941-778-2374.
SEASONAL RENTAL: 2BR/1BA, nicely furnished, washer and dryer, large back deck, steps to beach. $2,500/month. 813-244-4944.
ANNUAL 2BR/2BA DUPLEX. Holmes Beach. $825/month plus utilities, $500 deposit. 941-778-4498.
SEASONAL RENTAL: EL CONQUISTADOR Country Club. 2BR condo with garage in excellent condition and neighborhood. No smoking. For picture and information, call 941-545-3097.
DOUBLEWIDE MOBILE HOME: 2BR/1.5BA. Furnished, remodeled, central heat, air conditioning, gated park. Pool, hot tub, activity center, $1,000/month, four-month special. $695/month annual. Sale, $49,995, includes share. $8,000 credit for first time home buyers. Financing. 863-688-3524 or 863-608-1833. email@example.com.
MARTINIQUE CONDO: 2BR/2BA fully furnished, lanai, sea/beach view, garage, laundry, tennis, heated pool. January-April. 941-778-8243.
SEASONAL RENTAL: EL CONQUISTADOR Country Club. 2BR condo with garage in excellent condition and neighborhood. For picture and information, call 941-545-3097.
RETIRED SWISS COUPLE looking for an annual rental. 2BR/2BA Anna Maria Island for March. E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ANNUAL RENTAL: LARGE unfurnished bayfront 2BR/2BA. Wonderful view, washer and dryer hookups, new laminate, tile floors, covered parking. $1,200/month. 941-795-1132 or 941-545-7109.
PERICO ISLAND: Jan. 11-April 25. 2BR/3BA townhouse. Amenities, clubhouse, pool, tennis, workout room. $2,500/month. 941-224-0555.
SEASONAL RENTAL: JANUARY-February 2010. 2BR/2BA. Nicely furnished, heated pool, tennis court, Jacuzzi, fishing, spectacular view of the bay at Westbay Point & Mooring. Call Ann, 203-259-4769.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 3BR/3BA Key Royale home. Caged pool, garage, nice kitchen, tile throughout. $1,950/month. 863-660-8366.
2BR/1BA LOWER FLOOR bayview duplex. Ceramic floors, patio, laundry. Small pet considered. $800/month-plus. 941-779-9470.
GULFFRONT CONDO: 2BR/2BA, heated pool, tennis, Jacuzzi. Available January-April, two-week minimum. 941-794-8877.
NEW YEAR SPECIALS: 2BR/2BA townhouse, pool, boat dock. Dec. 30-Jan. 2, $350. Longboat Key 2BR/1BA cottage, walk to MarVista, $399. Also January, February and March openings. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
SEASONAL OR WEEKLY cottage-style rentals. 1BR/1BA or 2BR/1BA with pool. Walk to beach, shopping, restaurants. 941-778-3426. Web site 2spinnakers.com.
MOBILE HOME, DOUBLEWIDE: 1BR/1BA. One mile from Anna Maria Island. You own the land. Not a co-op. No monthly fees. Steps to water. Great condition. Free boat ramp access. $74,900. $8,000 credit for first time home buyers. 513-470-3851.
BUILD WEALTH! Call or e-mail for our free brochure. Discover how easy it is to build wealth through short sales and foreclosures. Adkins Florida Group, Wagner Realty. Free@AdkinsFloridaGroup.com. 941-713-0635.
NORTH BEACH VILLAGE 2BR/2.5BA townhouse. Large living room, pool, storm shutters, garage, storage. $399,000, 941-722-0640.
DISCOVER THE OTHER island! Tidy Island in Sarasota Bay. Waterfront renovated 2BR/2BA, two-car garage condo. 24/7 guards, nature and so much more. Pet friendly! Realtor, owner, Katharine Pepper, RoseBay Real Estate, 941-792-9459.
SANDPIPER RESORT CO-OP. Awesome unit on the bay. Completely renovated. New air conditioning, appliances, siding, tile, private parking beside of unit. Completely furnished, linens, dishes, TVs. Screened lanai. Includes share. $129,900. 304-768-3333.
VILLAGE GREEN VILLA : 2BR/2BA with a one-car garage, 1,803 sf. 10 minutes to beach, $129,000. Make offer. Estate sale. Denise Langlois, Coldwell Banker, 941-725-4425.
ANNA MARIA CANAL home: 2BR/2BA for sale. Walk to beach, boat lift and dock, washer, dryer, recently renovated. $550,000. Possible owner finance 813-245-0428.
WEST BRADENTON TOWNHOUSE: 3BR/2.5BA, large garage, pool. For rent, $950/month, or for sale with owner financing. 941-778-9710 or 847-530-8833.
WANTED: CANALFRONT HOME on Anna Marie or Holmes Beach. Cash buyer, quick closing. For own use. Send details to: email@example.com or call 518-423-6078.
MOBILE HOME: 55-plus. Sandpiper Beach Resort. 1BR/1BA fully furnished, sleeper sofa. Turnkey. New air conditioning, covered patio. Adjacent parking. Only $20,000. Call 941-778-5152 or 941-778-6207.
OUT-THE-FRONT door beachfront condo. $560,000. 941-779-1013.
MODERN VILLA: 2BR/2BA with garage, caged front and rear courtyards. Low fees, pool, tennis courts, cathedral ceilings, vacant, easy to see, pet friendly. Owner financing considered. $147,500. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
VILLAGE GREEN: LARGEST villa. 3BR/2BA, two-car garage. A-1 condition. $159,000. Realtor, 941-756-1090. Real Estate Mart.
WATERFRONT: KEY ROYALE home. $450,000. 3BR/2BA updated, pool, boat dock. By owner, realtor. 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
FRESHLY UPDATED DEEP-WATER canal house. $549,000. 941-779-1013.
PRICE REDUCED: DUPLEX on two deeded lots, both units 2BR/1.5BA, elevated, park under building. $450,000. Call owner: 941-730-2606.
LAND OR DEVELOPMENTS WANTED. We buy or market development lots. Mountain or waterfront communities in North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Georgia and Florida. Call 800-455-1981, ext.1034
LOTS FROM $139,000! Waterfront community on Georgia coast. Access to ocean. Hurricane-free zone. Limited release on lots from $139,000. Best value. Call 888-506-6707. www.peninsula-goldenisles.com.
FORECLOSED HOME AUCTION 200-plus Florida homes auction, Jan. 23. REDC | View full listings: www.Auction.com. RE No. CQ1031187