Archive for January, 2013

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Obituaries – 01-23-2013

Lisa Kaye (Smith) Gunn Lisa K. (Smith) Gunn, 50, of Myakka City and formerly of Anna Maria Island, died Jan. 8. She was born Feb. 3, 1962, and raised in Bradenton. She lived in Myakka City since 2001. She was a cheerleader and graduated from Southeast High School. She served four years ...

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Sports – 01-23-2013

AMICC NFL flag football season continues for all ages   NFL Flag Football continues at the Anna Maria Island Community Center with games being played Monday through Friday evenings and some Saturdays. Though it’s early in the season, some teams already are jockeying for the top spot in the standings in each of ...

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

The Islander Newspaper E-Edition: Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2012

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Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Dead fish litter beaches

Dead fish, mostly mullet, line the Holmes Beach-Anna Maria shoreline the morning of Jan. 16. Islander Photo: Bonner Joy

Monday, January 21st, 2013

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE ENTERTAINMENT ARMOIRE: ISLAND-style, $250, Kitchenaide dishwasher, black, $50, dining table and four chairs, glass top, island-style, $150, sofa, loveseat, chair, cocktail and end tables, $300. 941-778-8292. BIKES FOR SALE: His and hers cruisers, $80 each. Call 941-840-3946. COMPUTER: 2GHz with keyboard, mouse and monitor, fresh load of Windows XP, $50. ...

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Dolphin Dash winners

  The Anna Maria Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization Dolphin Dash 5k run gets its start Jan. 12 at the school, 4700 Gulf Drive. AME first-grader Juliet Greene finishes strong in the Dolphin Dash 1-mile walk/run. Two races on the streets of Holmes Beach started and finished Jan. 12 at Anna Maria ...

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Anna Maria stop work order halts ‘improvement’ project

Remodeling of an L-shaped duplex at 300 N. Shore Drive, Anna Maria, by Beach to Bay Construction was halted Jan. 8 by building official Bob Welch after he found several issues with the construction project. Mayor SueLynn said the site plan also was reviewed by Rik Bass of Bass & Associates ...

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

BB Scenic Waves stalled

The Bradenton Beach Scenic Waves Partnership Committee is scheduled to hold its annual election of officers in March, but nominations at a Jan. 7 meeting at city hall stalled due to a lack of commitment to serve. The committee, the first line of authority for any improvements along Gulf Drive, has ...

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Musil Buehler’s accused murderer set for first hearing

The trial of William J. Cumber is expected to be scheduled by the 12th Judicial Circuit Court at a Jan. 16 case management hearing. Cumber is accused of the second-degree murder of Holmes Beach resident Sabine Musil-Buehler. Musil-Buehler had lived with Cumber in the 200 block of Magnolia Avenue in Anna ...

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Holmes Beach, KMB to observe Arbor Day

    Holmes Beach will observe Florida Arbor Day at 9 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18, at the trolley stop at 77th Street and Marina Drive.     At the ceremony, community leaders will dedicate a green buttonwood tree, which is expected to grow to 35 feet tall. The species was recommended Jan. 2 ...

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