ITEMS FOR SALE
COFFEE TABLE: DROP-leaf, very nice, $100, above-ground pool, ladder, accessories, 15-18 foot, 1 year old, $100. 941-778-3920.
ALUMINUM BOAT: 14-foot, flat bottom, $100. Holmes Beach. 941-778-1620.
LA-Z-BOY RECLINER: Dark brown, $25. Call 941-792-0008, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. West Bradenton.
FREEBIE ITEMS FOR SALE
Individuals may place one free ad with up to three items, each priced $100 or less, 15 words or less. FREE, one week, must be submitted online. Email email@example.com, fax toll-free 1-866-362-9821. (limited time offer)
THE HIVE: GIFTS & Arts at Bridge Street, Bradenton Beach. Local hand-made unique jewelry including our very popular Mermaids Range, Tibetan jewelry and goods, plus Pandora-style charms and various gift items from around the world. 941-730-1745.
ATTENTION VETERANS AND active military from Anna Maria Island. Crosspointe Fellowship wants to hear from you in order to welcome you to a Nov. 16 patriotic Thanksgiving event. Call the Rev. Ed Moss at 941-778-0719 to provide your contact information.
GOING OUT OF business sale. Everything must go! All vitamins, merchandise 50 percent off. All furnishings, three-tier bulk bins, hanging scale, two sliding-glass door coolers, counters, cash register, microwave, commercial coffee grinder, metal and glass shelving, signage, etc. Vitamin Seas, 3228 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach. Call 941-778-5015.
WANTED: WORKOUT DVDs and retired but working XBox, Wii units with games for Ministry of Presence for kids and teens in Haiti. Deliver to The Islander, 5604B Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
TERRY HAYES, REALTOR. Premier Sothebys. 941-302-3100. Terry.firstname.lastname@example.org. Discoverannamaria.com.
WANTED: YOUR OLD cell phone for recycling. Deliver to The Islander, 5604B Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
ANTIQUES, ART, and collectibles. View at The Islander store, 5604B Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online: www.jackelka.com.
FISHING GEAR WANTED: The Privateers and The Islander 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, 5604B Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
FREE GUN LOCK courtesy of Project Childsafe, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Holmes Beach Police Department. Pick up at The Islander office, 5604B Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Don’t be sorry, be safe.
ESTATE SALE: 8:45 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25. 1003 93rd St. NW, Hawthorne Park. Seven pieces of Louis Vuitton luggage, Francis I sterling set, Baccarat stemware sets, queen bed set, Herbie Rose painting, living room sofa, lamps, orchids and other plants, Cable Nelson baby grand 1928 piano, bakers rack, wine rack, area rugs, Florida-style king bed set and dining table with server, desk chair, pants press, generator, two patio sets, nice Weber grill, bed and bath linens and kitchen. Sale by Julie McClure. Pix: estatesales.net.
ESTATE SALE 8:45 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26. 508 69th St., Holmes Beach. Dining set with cane-back chairs, carved arm chair, buffet, limited edition prints, king bed set, queen and single beds, good books, Judson pottery bowl, HDTV, nice sofa and living room chairs, rattan dinette, two patio sets, stereo, lamps, coffee table, desk, computer, vacuum, silver-plate coffee and tea set, linens and kitchenware. Sales by Julie McClure. Pix: estatesales.net.
ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Donations on Wednesdays, 9 -11 a.m. Visit our $1 sale racks! 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.
STEFF’S STUFF ANTIQUES: Consignment sale 20-50% off, open daily. The Centre Shops on Longboat Key. 5380 Gulf of Mexico Drive. 941-383-1901.
GARAGE SALE: 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26. Great stuff, rubber boat, dryer, etc. Proceeds donated to Feeding Children Everywhere and Moonracer No Kill Animal Rescue Inc. 812 N. Shore Drive, Anna Maria.
HUGE MOVING SALE: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25. Antiques, more. 2410 Ave B, Bradenton Beach.
MOVING SALE:8 a.m.-noon Saturday and Sunday, Oct 26-27. Miscellaneous items. 703 north Bay Blvd., Anna Maria.
CARPORT SALE: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 24-26. Variety seasonal and collectible items. 302 66th St., Holmes Beach. Edcar@comcast.net.
LOST & FOUND
FOUND: TWO MATCHING rings, found Columbus Day on beach, near chair by water. Bradenton Beach. Claim at The Islander office, 5604B Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
WELL-MANNERED RESCUED dogs (and kittens!) are looking for great new homes or fosters. Please, call for information, 941-896-6701.
TIKI TIME PET Sitting: Quality in-home pet care! Leave your fur kids in their own environment with trusted, loving care! No extra charge for multiple pets/holidays. Excellent references. 480-694-0756 email@example.com.
DOGGY DAY CARE: Coastal Canine Cottage. Leave your pets with us for fun and pampering while you’re out! Lisa, 941-243-3990. 8819 Cortez Rd. W., Bradenton.
BOATS & BOATING
BIMINI BAY SAILING: Small sailboat rentals and instruction. Day. Week. Month. Sunfish, Laser, Windrider 17 and Precision 15. Call Brian at 941-685-1400.
PONTOON BOAT RENTAL Create life long memories. Call 941-518-3868 or see boatflorida.weebly.com.
PONTOON BOAT RENTAL Create life-long memories, call 941-518-3868 or see boatflorida.weebly.com.
POWER NOLES CUSTOM 11.5-foot fiberglass tunnel hull with bass seats. Very stable! Great for fishing-stand on the side without tipping, go in really shallow waters. Very fun boat for anyone who wants to get on the water! Includes a trolling motor with battery. Must see! $500 obo. Call Toni, 941-928-8735.
ISLAND LUMBER: FULL/part-time lumber-yard position, must have valid Florida license, knowledge of lumber and the ability to lift/load in excess of 60 pounds, Drug-free workplace. Apply in person. 213 54th St., Holmes Beach.
KIDS FOR HIRE
LOCAL ISLAND STUDENT babysitter available. CPR and first aid-certified, early childhood development major. Emily, 941-567-9276.
RED CROSS-CERTIFIED babysitter and dog sitter. Reasonable rates for both. Call 941-527-5051.
RESPONSIBLE RED CROSS certified babysitter. Honor student. Call or text Isabel, 941-545-7995.
KIDS FOR HIRE ads are FREE for up to three weeks for Island youths under 16 looking for work. Ads must be placed in person at The Islander office, 5604-B Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
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.
I DON’T CUT corners, I clean corners. Professional, friendly cleaning service since 1999. 941-779-6638. Leave message.
ISLANDER HANDYMAN SERVICE: 23-year Island resident, references. The Flying Dutchman LLC. We do all repair, interior and exterior, carpentry and more. Peter, 941-447-6747.
ALL AROUND PAINTING: Quality work. Free estimates. Licensed, insured. Call native islander Jim Weaver, 813-727-1959.
ISLAND COMPUTER GUY, 37 years experience. On-site PC repairs, upgrades, buying assistance and training. Call Bill, 941-778-2535.
TRANSPORT SERVICE: LET me drive you to the airport or anywhere in Florida. Flat rates. Reasonable. Call Mike, 941-567-6634.
CLEANING RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL and resort. Love what we do, love to work. 941-756-4570.
INTRODUCTORY OFFER! BUY one, get one free music lesson. manateemusic.net or 941-741-8832.
NEW REAL ESTATE photography services for the Bradenton and Sarasota area. Professional photography and video at affordable rates. Call For Real: 941-524-4656.
JUST THAT CLEANING service: We will clean your home like our own. We offer organic cleaning products. Free estimate. Call Jenise, 941-730-6773.
U FLY I drive your car anywhere in the USA. Airport runs, anywhere. 941-746-5651, 941-545-6688.
SATURDAY SENIOR ASSIST: Caring, reliable. Sunday by special appointment. Kathie, 941-792-4601.
COMPUTER SERVICES: I can fix it. Virus cleanup, system upgrade. Hardware, software and network repair. FBI virus cleaned and removed. Cell phone repair, support. Replace broken camera, screen, etc. Give islander Socko a call: 941-799-1169.
BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS JD’s Window Cleaning looking for storefront jobs in Holmes Beach. I make dirty windows sparkling clean. 941-920-3840.
ISLAND MERMAIDS CLEANING and Co.: 38-year Islanders. Rentals our specialty. 941-778-3046.
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.
RELAXING MASSAGE IN the convenience of your home or hotel. Massage by Nadia, more than 19 years on Anna Maria Island. Call today for an appointment, 941-518-8301. MA#0017550.MA#0017550.
MATT’S TRANSPORT: PERSONAL assistant, airports and more. Tampa, $85, Sarasota, $35, local. Details, 941-807-4046.
LAWN & GARDEN
CONNIE’S LANDSCAPING INC. Residential and commercial. Full-service lawn maintenance, landscaping, cleanups, hauling and more! Insured. 941-778-5294.
ISLAND LAWN SPRINKLERS repairs and installations, watering the island for 15 years. Jeff, 941-778-2581.
DOUG’S LAWNCARE: HOLMES Beach. No contract. For occasional yard work and odd jobs, call, 570-650-1160.
JR’S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call 941-807-1015.
STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE. Specializing in old Florida seashell driveways and scapes. Free estimates. Call Shark Mark, 941-301-6067.
SHELL DELIVERED AND spread. $50/yard. Hauling all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 941-795-7775, “shell phone” 941-720-0770.
TOP NOTCH LAWN Care: Residential and commercial. For all your landscaping needs. 941-932-6600.
NATURE’S DESIGN LANDSCAPING. Design and installation. Tropical landscape specialist. Residential and commercial. 30 years experience. 941-729-9381, 941-448-6336.
VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill, 941-795-5100. www.vangopainting.net.
CUSTOM REMODELING EXPERT. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Insured. Meticulous, clean, sober and prompt. Paul Beauregard, 941-730-7479.
GRIFFIN’S HOME IMPROVEMENTS Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and wood flooring. Insured and licensed, 941-748-4711.
JERRY’S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry, handyman, light hauling, pressure washing. Jack of all trades. Call 941-778-6170 or 941-447-2198.
SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it’s broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I’ll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.
THE FLYING DUTCHMAN LLC: Professional tile roof restoration. Call Peter for free estimate. 23-year Island resident, references, insured. 941-447-6747.
SOUTHWEST HOME IMPROVEMENT: Michigan builder, quality work guaranteed. Affordable, timely, within budget. Call Mike, 1-616-204-8822.
PRESSURE WASHING: RESIDENTIAL, commercial, resorts, roof, lanai, etc. Also windows, lawn services, also. 941-756-4570.
CARL V. JOHNSON Jr., Building contractor. Free estimates and plans. New houses, porches, decks and renovations. Fair prices. Hire a Florida licensed contractor. Call 941-795-1947 or cell, 941-462-2792.
WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.
VACATION RENTALS: GREAT location near boat ramp and everything on Anna Maria Island. Free WiFi, cable. 941-779-6638.
VACATION RENTALS: BRADENTON houses or condos. Weekly or monthly. Call 941-962-0971 or 941-794-1515. www.coastalpropertiesrealty.com. Suzanne Wilson, broker.
ANNUAL: 3BR/1.5BA ground-level duplex in Holmes Beach. Shared laundry. Fenced backyard. Small pet considered. $1,600/month. Gulf-Bay Realty, 941-778-7244.
PERICO ISLAND: MONTHLY/seasonal 3BR/3BA, private pool, community pool gym, tennis. 941-795-3778. www.pericoholidayvilla.co.uk.
2BR/1.5BA TOWNHOUSE facing the Gulf, pool, screen porches, garage. $1,700/month. Mike Norman Realty, 941-778-6696.
FOR RENT: JANUARY and February, 2014. Pristine gated community, Perico Bay Club. 2BR/2BA one mile from beach. 201-390-5524 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SEASONAL: NOVEMBER-APRIL. 2BR/1BA fully furnished, washer and dryer. 410 71st St., Holmes Beach. 941-778-0275.
NEWLY REMODELED DUPLEX downstairs apartment. 1BR, large bathroom, carport, back porch and deck. Close to beach. $925/month. 813-361-6611. Bradenton Beach.
65-ISH SEMI-RETIRED couple seeks annual (seasonal or monthly) rental 2BR/2BA on beach. Non-smokers, no pets, no kids. Need by Nov. 10. Great credit and references. Email: email@example.com. 813-855-3239.
SENIOR WWII VETERAN, reliable, responsible, very clean, non-smoker, no pets, seeking single reasonable accommodations for four months, November through March. No cooking, but need microwave. Bill, 613-722-1311.
TEN PERCENT DISCOUNT! Anna Maria seasonal rental half block from Gulf beach. 3BR/1BA quaint cottage with all the modern amenities. Available November, December, January. www.aposporos.com. Terry Aposporos, 941-778-8456.
ANNUAL RENTAL: CHARMING 2BR/1BA villa, three blocks from beach in Holmes Beach. Call 941-730-8339.
SEASONAL OR WEEKLY cottage-style rentals. 1BR/1BA or 1BR/1BA with loft with pool. Walk to beach, shops or dining! 941-778-3426. Web site: www.spinnakerscottages.com.
PLEASE CALL ME if you are interested in selling. I am looking to purchase a home close to the beach or on the beach. 941-779-6158. No Realtors.
WE’RE LOW, LISTINGS needed. Are you curious as to how much your home could be worth? Call us for a free professional consultation. Call Lynn at Edgewater Real Estate, 941-778-8104.
DISTRESS SALES/BANK foreclosures and fixer-uppers. Go to: www.ManateeAreaForeclosures.com for a free list of properties available now. 941-315-1501.
LONGBOAT KEY: CHARMING New England-style country 2BR/2BA plus office or studio. Steps to marina and pool. Private Gulf beach access. Immediate occupancy. $279,500. Owner, 941-383-0285.
FREE! WHAT EVERY Real estate buyer or seller needs to know! Go to: www.yourmarketupdate.com. 941-400-8735.
LAKEFRONT CONDO: 2BR/2BA. $230,500. Over-55 community, no pets, renovated home, quiet area, double carport, ground floor, boat docks, kayak/canoe facilities, heated pool, exercise room, tennis, shuffleboard, and waterfront park on beautiful Sarasota Bay. Only two miles to Bradenton Beach. For sale by owner. Call Fred 941-794-5011
FOR SALE: 2BR/2BA Gulffront view, $379,000, 2BR/2BA condo, $239,000, 1BR/1BA remodeled, $144,900. Call Jen and Mark Bowman, Keller Williams Realty for your Anna Maria Real Estate. 941-840-0117. www.BowmanSellsHomes.com.