The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008
ITEMS FOR SALE
FULL-SIZE POOL table: Complete with rack, balls, cue sticks. Presently disassembled. $100. Bob, 813-767-7924.
WEDDING DRESS FOR sale: Ivory with beaded bodice, cathedral train. Train pins in back to three pleated layers. Classic A-style gown with short sleeves. Perfect for spring or fall wedding. Size 14, altered slightly at waist and shoulders. Professionally cleaned and preserved. $125 or best offer. 941-794-2312.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Mahogany buffet, $350. Small antique burl-wood rocker, $200. 941-778-1102.
AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online: www.jackelka.com.
OLD-FASHIONED DINER MUGS: $8 (includes tax). Your coffee never tasted so good as when you drink from the old-style mugs available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-7978.
SARASOTA OPERA TICKETS: The Barber Of Seville. Four tickets, Sunday matinee, Nov. 9. Discount price. 231-947-1871.
ISLAND ROCK SCHOOL at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. Guitar, bass, drums, flute, saxophone, clarinet, piano and vocals. Call Scott Achor, 941-778-1747, or Koko Ray Hansen, 941-758-0395. Rock on!
FREE GUN LOCK. Yes, free. Courtesy of the 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.
BUTTERFLY PARK BENEFIT: Purchase a personalized brick in the Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park. Two lines, $40. Three lines, $50. Forms at The Islander or call 941-518-4431 for more information.
ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, 9 a.m.- noon Saturdays. Always clothing sales. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.
MOVING SALE: Friday and Saturday, Oct. 3-4 and Oct. 10-11. Tiki bar, washer and dryer, table and chairs, metal detectors. Lots of good stuff. 505 68th St., Holmes Beach. Preview, call 941-778-7106.
MOVING/GARAGE SALE: 7 a.m.-noon Saturday, Oct. 4. 122A 51st. St., Holmes Beach. Follow signs.
CHURCH RUMMAGE SALE: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 3-4. Faith United Methodist Church. First Avenue W., Bradenton. Behind post office.
SALE: NIKI’S. All sterling jewelry 50-75 percent off. Lots of wicker and wrought-iron furniture, jewelry, antiques, art up to 85 percent off. Six-drawer dresser with mirror and headboard, $50. Open seven days, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.
LOST & FOUND
FOUND: SEIKO WATCH in surf. Call Chris to claim. 941-778-3249.
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: 1991 F-350 bucket truck. Excellent condition. $6,000 or best offer. 863-528-7296.
BOATS & BOATING
BIMINI BAY SAILING: small sailboat rental and instruction. Day, week, month. Sunfish, Laser, Zuma and Precision 15. Call Brian, 941-685-1400.
CAROLINA SKIFF: J16 with Tohatsu 18-hp, four-stroke. $2,300. Call 941-778-2298.
FISHING & CHARTERS
KIDS FOR HIRE
ISLAND TUTORING. Manatee High School sophomore Chris Perez tutors elementary or middle school children. Call 941-778-2979.
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.
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.
NOW HIRING ALL positions. Rotten hours, rotten pay. Apply at Rotten Ralph's Waterfront Restaurant, 902 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria, or call 941-778-3953.
HIRING SALES REP: Vast territory, excellent income potential. Ad experience helpful. Computer knowledge a must. E-mail info to firstname.lastname@example.org
HOST/SERVER/BUS help sought at Ooh La La! Bistro. Apply in person weekdays after 4 p.m., 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT Tingley Library in Bradenton Beach. Friendly atmosphere with great community spirit. It's fun, give it a try! For more information, 941-779-1208.
GREAT SITE: FORMER service station on strategic Longboat corner. Many business uses possible: gas/convenience store, bank, restaurant, etc. $1,300,000. Longview Realty: 941-383-6112.
NURSES: PRIVATE DUTY. Long-term home care assisting lady with spinal injury. Five hour morning shifts and overnights, 10pm-8am, available. Travel opportunity. 941-383-6953.
CAREGIVER: COMPASSION FOR quality of life. Nutritional meals, experienced, adaptable to needs, Local references. 941-755-5948.
EXPERIENCED CAREGIVER AVAILABLE to help a little or a lot, day or night. CPR, first aid, CNA certified. Reliable, trustworthy, Island references. Flexible scheduling. Personal/household care, driving, companionship. 941-778-5958.
SENIOR CAREGIVER: ISLAND resident. Excellent professional references. Flexible scheduling. 941-778-2161. IslandSeniorCare@gmail.com
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, repairs, upgrades, networking, Web services, wireless services. Richard Ardabell, network engineer, 941-778-5708, or cell 216-509-1945.
WILDLIFE REMOVAL and relocation: Problem solving for all animals, big and small. Call Joe, Westcoast Nuisance Wildlife Service, 941-778-3455, or cell 941-720-4152.
ISLAND MERMAIDS CLEANING Co.: Oldest and best on Anna Maria! 34 years of grateful, happy customers. Rentals our specialty. 941-778-9217.
TOASTED COMPUTER SERVICES. Your home and business specialist. On-site service, virus/spyware, cleanup, system setup, upgrades, diagnosis and repair, internet/wireless networking, custom system design. 941-224-1069.
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.
ESP CLEANING: PROFESSIONAL cleaning team serving Anna Maria Island. Call Steve and Maria, 941-345-2162.
SEWING: HEMMING, BUTTONS, minor alterations, cushion covers, ironing. Call Terry, 941-778-3125.
GRANITE COUNTERTOPS: $995 installed, many colors to choose from, up to 25 sf. Local references. 407-467-0629.
STORM COVERS FROM $99.50, also windows, doors, inserts, parts, service, repair, panel buddies and poly buddies in stock for quick install. Professional installation available. Metro Home Supply, 941-758-5828. Metrohs@msn.com.
CAREGIVER/COMPANION: Reliable, trustworthy, flexible scheduling. Personal and household care, errands and appointments. 941-705-0706 or 941-545-3369.
ONE MAN AND a power washer! Boat docks, pool decks, patios, driveways, house and trailer washing, sealing and staining. Local professional, licensed, insured, Anna Maria Island chamber member. Free estimates. 941-778-2081.
ISLAND COMPUTER GUY, 37-years experience. On-site PC repairs, upgrades, buying assistance and training. Call Bill, 941-778-2535.
DO YOU NEED plans and estimates for your construction projects? A good plan will save you money. Houses, decks, porches, renovations and additions. Call Carl V. Johnson Jr. 941-795-1947.
I DON’T CUT corners, I clean corners. Professional, friendly cleaning service since 1999. 941-778-7770. Leave message.
CHILDCARE: DAYS, NIGHTS and weekends. Call 941-920-0294.
HANDYMAN SERVICES: HOME repair, inside or out. Attention to detail. Call Bill, 941-779-1396.
COMPUTER GOT YOU down? Got a virus? Need wireless, network setup? Web site? Need help? Call JC, 941-487-7487.
NIKI’S NOOKS AND CRANNIES. I will do housekeeping, laundry, and errands or pet sitting for you. Cell, 941-592-8684.
DESIGNER FOR HIRE! All your graphic needs covered! Print work: logos brochures, brand identity. Web design: Flash, HTML and 3D. 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.
TILE AND MOSAIC custom installation, 20 years experience. References available. For a reasonable price, call Sebastian, 941-704-6719.
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 - when and what you need - to ensure your house is secure and cared for while you are away. Call 941-928-8735, or e-mail email@example.com for details.
UPSCALE NAIL SALON: Nails on the Island. 30 years experience all phases of nail care. 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.
PERSONAL FITNESS TRAINING: Private studio, certified trainer, 16 years experience. Specializing in sport-specific training, improving balance, strength, and stamina. Toni Lyon, 941-928-8735.
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first step to create your internet presence on the web. Each web-site is created
specifically for your company. Why trust anyone else, use The Islander, we're
local, professional and award winning designs. Please email, we will be happy
to give you a FREE quote. firstname.lastname@example.org
LAWN & 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.
TROY GREER LAWN and palm tree service accepting residential accounts. Senior discounts, free estimates. Insured. 941-524-2896.
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.
NATURE'S DESIGN LANDSCAPING. Design and installation. Tropical landscape specialist. Residential and commercial. 30-years experience. 941-729-9381.
THE SWISS GARDENER: Full-service landscaping and property management. 15 years Island experience. Licensed and insured. Call Allen anytime. Cell 941-224-8569.
CRUSHED WASHED SHELL delivered and spread, For all your hauling needs, call David Bannigan. 941-504-7045.
KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. Cell, 941-448-3857 or 941-778-0851.
LARRY’S BACK! 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.
VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill 941-795-5100
CHRISTIE'S PLUMBING Island and off-Island service since 1975. Repairs and new construction. Free estimates, no overtime charges. Now certifying back flow at water meters. FL#RF0038118-941-778-3924 or 778-4461.
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.
TILE AND MARBLE Installation: Many Island references. Free estimates, prompt service. Steve Allen Floor Coverings. 941-726-1802.
JERRY'S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry work, handyman, light plumbing, electrical, light hauling, pressure washing. Call 941-778-6170 or 447-2198.
K&C PAINTING LLC. Interior, exterior, faux. A woman’s touch. Kelly Meshberger. Free estimates. 941-544-8658.
SDB HOME REPAIR LLC: Handyman, painting, tile work, sheetrock, hauling, electrical, light plumbing. 941-312-2239.
EXPERIENCED BUILDING CONTRACTOR: Carl V. Johnson Jr. Inc. New homes, porches, decks, remodel, repairs, etc. Quality work. Fair price! 941-795-1947. Lic.#RR0066450.
RENTALS available weekly, monthly, seasonal. Wedebrock Real Estate Co., 941-778-6665 or 800-749-6665. www.wedebrockrentals.com.
WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.
BRADENTON BEACH BRAND new duplex, block from beach. 3BR/3BA two-car garage, granite kitchen, marble baths, office, eight-person Jacuzzi, elevator, balconies overlooking Gulf and Intracoastal. Turnkey furnished, absolutely pristine, no pets, $2,200/month annually with option to buy. Call Lisa, 860-601-3838.
SPACIOUS ISLAND BAYFRONT. Dock, furnished. $1,750/month, $800/week. $125/night includes utilities. 941-794-5980. www.divefish.com.
WATERFRONT CONDO: 2BR/2BA, boat dock, fireplace, pool, $1,200/month, annual. 941-792-0524.
ONE BEDROOM, SECOND-story, extra room, updated, gorgeous. Balcony, half block to the beach. $875/month. 941-746-8666.
FANTASTIC FULLY-FURNISHED 2BR/2BA corner unit condos with sweeping views of Tampa bay on Anna Maria Island. Available for season. Call 818-620-3543.
MARTINIQUE CONDO: 2BR/2BA fully furnished, lanai, sea/beach view, garage, laundry, tennis, heated pool. January-April. 423-884-2598.
SEASONAL ANNA MARIA 3BR/2BA. Available March 1, 2009. Steps to beach, theater, bakery restaurants, and more. Call now, 941-737-9662.
ANNUAL EFFICIENCY APARTMENT. Kitchen/bath/living areas. Unfurnished. No pets. 941-778-7039.
ANNUAL BAYVIEW CONDO: Holmes Beach, 2BR/2BA, second floor. Old Florida Realty, Sharon, 941-778-3377 or 941-713-9096.
WESTBAY POINT & Moorings Phase I: 2BR/2BA lower corner unit overlooking Tampa Bay and Sunshine Skyway Bridge. Available January-March 2009. $2,900/month plus taxes. Call 401-497-6327.
TEN MINUTES TO beaches. Five-year old 3BR/2BA, fenced. No pets. $1,100/month plus last month and security. T. Dolly Young Real Estate, 941-778-0807.
ANNUAL 2BR/2.5BA KEY Royale canalfront with one-car garage, $1,400/month. One bedroom with sunroom, Gulffront complex, two pools, $950/month. Call Sue at An Island Place Realty, 941-779-9320.
ISLAND VACATION RENTAL: Canalfront, 3BR/2BA fully furnished with pool/spa. $1,300/week or $4,500/month. Call now for holiday bookings. 352-429-8227.
ANNUAL RENTAL:2BR/2BA duplex, Holmes Beach. Short walk to beach. $900/month plus utilities. 941-755-4445.
NEEDED: ROOMMATE TO share 2BR/1BA duplex in Holmes Beach. $550/month includes utilities. Call 941-778-6547.
NORTHWEST BRADENTON: 2BR/2BA, two-car garage plus den. Culdesac. Hot tub, tile, and fireplace. Fenced-in yard, pets OK. Washer and dryer. $1,300/month plus security. 941-448-3660.
ANNUAL RENTAL: HOLMES Beach. 2BR/1BA. Washer and dryer on premises. Close to trolley stores and half block to Gulf. $875/month, utilities included! Call Jason at 941-778-7200 for more information.
NO BRIDGE PROBLEMS: Boaters, 3BR/2BA, two-car garage large canalfront home. Flamingo Cay. $1,650/month. Owner/broker, 941-374-3003.
ANNUAL 2BR/2BA IN Holmes Beach. Ground-level duplex. Living room, dining room, den, sun room, washer and dryer, storage, large private yard. $1,090/month includes yard maintenance. 941-224-2231.
LARGE 1BR/1.5BA redecorated condo. Annual, $750/month, furnished. Most utilities paid. Close to beaches. Call 941-758-9133.
HOLMES BEACH: 1BR/1.5BA furnished 740-sf apartment. $875/month. 941-587-1456.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 3BR/2.5BA, 2,200 +/- sf Holmes Beach home on canal. Pool, boat dock and lift. Remodeled kitchen and bathrooms. Garage converted to mother-in-law suite, extra bedroom or storage. 863-698-9398.
2BR/2BA ANNUAL TOWNHOUSE rental 100 steps to the beach! Oct.1, 2008-Oct. 1, 2009. 120 52nd St., Holmes Beach. $1,200/month. First, last and security. References. 330-758-3857.
NORTH LONGBOAT KEY: Unfurnished ranch-style house, 3BR/1BA on deep-water canal. Available immediately, $1,100/month, contact Barb, 941-713-0116.
ANNUAL DUPLEX: 1BR/1BA tile floors, $700/month. 2BR/2BA, tile floors, $725/month. 2BR/1BA, tile floors. 3BR/2BA, tile floors, washer and dryer hookups. No pets. Close to beach. Dolores M. Baker Realty, 941-778-7500.
ANNUAL UNFURNISHED 1BR, Anna Maria city, near Gulf. $850/month, includes water and sewer. $850 security. 941-778-5439.
ISLAND ANNUAL: UNFURNISHED, 2BR/1BA, washer and dryer, cable, water, pool, steps to beach. $900/month. 941-779-1586.
LARGE DUPLEX: 2,000 sf with garage in Sunny Shores. Quiet, close to everything, beaches. Available now. $900/month. 941-749-1238.
HOLMES BEACH: ANNUAL elevated duplex. 2BR/2BA, excellent condition. $825/month plus utilities. 58th Street. 941-778-4498.
FOR RENT OR sale: 2BR/2BA, den, living and dining room, large kitchen, screened lanai, garage. Near beach. 941-795-8626.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 1BR/1BA available mid-October. Meticulously remodeled. Spacious living room, new Energy Star appliances, super efficient air conditioning, granite countertops, low-watt lights, washer, dryer. 200 steps to Gulf of Mexico beach. Back yard dock on Lake LaVista Bayou. Must see to appreciate. $1,195/month plus security deposit. Call 941-778-9158.
2BR/1.5BA ELEVATED DUPLEX, quiet area of Holmes Beach. Washer/dryer included. $1,000/month, plus utilities. First, last, security. 941-730-2606.
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.
HOLMES BEACH COTTAGE: 4BR/4BA, large lot, zoned R2. Remodeled, too much to list. $675,000. Lease option, owner finance cash offer. Water view. 941-779-0420. Let’s deal!
BRADENTON BEACH 2BR/2BA with Gulf just across the street. Direct, terrific views! $440,000. Owner, 941-447-2061.
UNDER $50,000: Land-owned mobile park, 8x28-feet with 10x20-foot addition, driveway. Low monthly maintenance. In Paradise Bay, 55-plus park. 941-447-9852 for information.
DUPLEX ON TWO lots for sale. Both units 2BR/1.5BA, elevated, park under building. Two deeded lots, one duplex. $710,000. 941-730-2606.
OUT-OF-STATE REAL ESTATE
SINGER ISLAND FLORIDA: 2BR/2BA oceanfront condo. Pool, tennis, fitness. $450,000. Possible owner finance. 941-779-0420.
SOUTH CAROLINA: LOW country. Hunting/recreation tracts for sale. Close to I-95 in Bamberg County. Peaceful/secluded and loaded with deer, turkey, hogs and timber value, too. 42 acres, 85 acres, 120 acres, 235 acres, 500 acres, 730 acres, all on the Little Salkahatchie River. New roads, game plots, stands, ready to hunt. Priced below market! Call now, 803-826-6033. Brokers protected.
STEAL MY MARSHFRONT Owner sacrifice! Drop-dead gorgeous marshfront. My neighbor paid $389,900. I'll sell mine for less than the bank repos. My six-figure loss is your gain. $229,900. Call, 888-306-4734.
35-PLUS ACRES from $34,900. First come, first served Saturday, Oct. 4. Southern Colorado ranches. Excellent financing available. Call for your private property tour, 866-696-5263, ext. 4576.
LAKEFRONT LIVING AT its finest. Homesites available nestled in the mountains of North Carolina along 150 miles of shoreline. 30 percent discounts for limited time. 800-709-LAKE.
TENNESSEE LAND RUSH! One-plus acre to two-acre homesites, wood, views. Starting at $59,900. Tennessee River and Nick-a-Jack view tracts now available! Retirement guide rates this area. No. 2 in U.S. places to retire. Low cost of living, no impact fee. 330-699-2741 or 866-550-5263, Ask about mini-vacation!
NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS: Two-plus acres with great view, very private, big trees, waterfalls and large public lake nearby. $49,500. Call now, 866-789-8535.
LOW MONEY DOWN homes: Government and bank repos! Little money down! Call now! 800-861-5890.