ITEMS FOR SALE
BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE MID-century 68-inch bench, $125, colorful armchair $25. 941-224-9311.
KAYAK: DRAGONFLY HYDRA, old model, $80, new $950, crystal /brass chandelier, $65, large rug, $35. 941-779-9781.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, fax toll-free 1-866-362-9821. (limited time offer)
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.
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.
ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Donations, 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.
STEFF’S STUFF ANTIQUES and Consignment. steffsstufflbk.com. Open daily. 941-383-1901.
LOST & FOUND
LOST CAT: GRAY tiger, white paws, no tail. 66th Street, Holmes Beach. Roe, 941-524-0465.
LOST: WOODEN PADDLE with Camp Carolina and burned-in merit badges. Lost in bay near Anna Maria. Sam, 863-559-8547.
FUN RESCUED dogs (and kittens!) are looking for great new homes or fosters. Please, call for information, 941-896-6701.
CUSTOM ROYAL RIDE (Rolls Royce) golf cart. $3,000. Email for pictures: Tluns810@aol.com. 770-313-5450.
ISLAND CONVERTIBLE: CHEAPER than fancy golf carts! Sebring convertible, 46,000 miles, $6,500 or best offer. 941-356-1456.
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.
FOR RENT: BOAT SLIP WITH or without davit, suitable for up to 25 foot boat. Holmes Beach. 941-778-7039.
FOR SALE: PRIJON 19-foot German-made kayak with rudder and much more. Call for details and to see it! $200 or best offer. Leave message, 941-544-8652.
BAYLINER: 27-FOOT CIERA Weekender. Offshore fishing or family fun. Sleeps four, head, Mercury V-8 IO, $11,000. 941-356-1456.
PART-TIME SALES position: Gift shop located on Anna Maria. Must be available weekends and evenings. Retirees welcome. 941-840-4235.
EXPERIENCED REAL ESTATE sales associates wanted. Generous commission split. Call Julie Royal or Mary Ann Schmidt at SunCoast Real Estate. 941-779-0202.
NEED: SHUTTLE BUS driver, taxi for tips on Anna Maria Island, AMI Beach Bus. Compensation by the job, up to $20/hour. Shuttle bus and SUV/sedan serving Anna Maria Island, Longboat Key, Sarasota, Cortez and the Bradenton area seeks experienced drivers. Must be at least 25 years old, clean record required, Knowledge of area required, full or part time, must have smart phone. 941-404-6466.
EXPERIENCED SALES PERSON for established antiques and specialty store. Potential advancement to assistant manager position. 3-5 days/week. Apply with resume to Sea Hagg, 12304 Cortez Road, Cortez. 941-795-5756.
KIDS FOR HIRE
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.
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.
U FLY I drive your car anywhere in the USA. Airport runs, anywhere. 941-746-5651, 941-545-6688.
PRESSURE WASHING AND windows: Commercial, residential and resorts. Roofs, buildings, houses driveways etc. 941-251-5948.
HOUSECLEANING SERVICES: YEARS of experience, licensed. I’d love to clean your home. Call Sheryl, 573-826-5675.
JOHN “THE FIREMAN” Island Cycle & Scooter Repair. 25 years experience. Affordable prices. 918-639-5002 or 941-276-1414.
CLEANING BY LAURA offers everything on your list, from kitchen and bath cleaning to dusting and emptying wastebaskets. 941-539-6891.
D.L. HAYES CLEANING: Bonded and insured. Rachael Bidwell/ Sheila Darcy, 941-932-5347 or 941-224-1486. For all your cleaning needs.
JUST THAT CLEAN: We’ll clean your home like our own! Free estimate. Jenise, 941-730-6773, Brad, 941-704-5609.
WILDLIFE REMOVAL AND relocation: Problem solving for all animals, big and small. Call Joe, Westcoast Nuisance Wildlife Service. 941-720-4152.
IN-HOME PERSONAL trainer concierge. get fit in the comfort of your home or on the beach. Certified personal trainer and registered nurse. Call Tim, CPT-RN, 941-685-6336.
CARING TECHNICIANS: HOUSEKEEPING, companion, personal care, meals, errands, appointments. Joyce Williams, 813-331-7751, 941-735-4898. Loqunita@yahoo.com.
MANICURE/PEDICURE SPECIAL, $40 (regularly $60) at Design 2000 with a relaxing water view. Appointments, 941-387-9807.
PROOF, POST, PUBLISH: Local editor-writer available for consulting, draft editing, final proofing and copywriting, as well as social media management for your group or business. Email Lisa Neff at email@example.com.
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.
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.
SUN MAINTENANCE & SERVICE: Full-service lawn care, pool care, maintenance work, landscape and design, tree trimming, pressure washing, mulch, shell. Marine waxing, detailing. Free snow removal. Call Travis, 941-779-8389.
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.
TILE -TILE -TILE. All variations of ceramic tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship, prompt, reliable, many Island references. Call Neil, 941-726-3077.
GRIFFIN’S HOME IMPROVEMENTS Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and wood flooring. Insured and licensed. 941-722-8792.
SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it’s broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I’ll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.
JERRY’S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry, handyman, light hauling, pressure washing. Jack of all trades. Call 941-778-6170 or 941-447-2198.
HANDYMAN SERVICE: 25-year Island resident. We do all repair, interior and exterior, insured. The Flying Dutchman, 941-447-6747.
PRESSURE WASHING: RESIDENTIAL, commercial, roofs, driveways, house, lanai, pool area. The Flying Dutchman, 941-447-6747.
AAA PRESSURE WASHING service: Roofs, houses, driveways, decks, windows, sealing brick pavers. Best prices, call now, 941-896-4321.
PAINTING: DONALD PERKINS Painting LLC. Interior, exterior. 40 years experience. Fully insured with references. 941-705-7096.
PROFESSIONAL TILE ROOF restoration. Call Peter for free estimate, references, insured. The Flying Dutchman, 941-447-6747.
ISLE TILE: QUALITY installation floors, counters, backsplashes, showers. Licensed, insured. Call Chris at 914-302-8759.
WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.
HOME AWAY FROM home: Vacation rental, Palm Breeze in Holmes Beach. Two beautifully furnished units in a Key West-style home on large corner lot. Each unit has 3BR/2BA, washer, dryer and fully equipped kitchen. Heated pool, bikes, grill. Just bring your clothes, toothbrush and enjoy. www.apalmbreeze.com. 941-730-5126.
ANNUAL RENTAL: FLAMINGO Cay, 2BR/2BA. Large fenced yard, pet OK. Private back yard, large deck and lanai. Updated baths, split plan ranch. Lots of shade! Across street from Robinson Preserve. Available July 1. $1,500 deposit. 941-704-0065.
VACATION RENTALS: TURNKEY furnished. Perico Bay Club villa, 2BR/2BA. Off-season, $1,500/month. Three months, January-March 2015, $9,000. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
ISLAND SENIOR RESIDENT, 40 years, and two cats need affordable rental. Please, call 941-778-3046.
OCEANFRONT BUILDING, six-month lease, available now. Very nice poolside ground-floor apartment. 1BR/2BA with covered patio, $1,000/month. Appointment needed. 201 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria. John, 941-567-5543 or 941-545-3307.
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.
REAL ESTATE: BUY, sell, invest. Enjoy. Billi Gartman, Realtor, Duncan Real Estate. 941-545-8877. www.AnnaMariaLife.com.
HAD ENOUGH TRAFFIC? Lovely, large 2BR/2BA suburban manufactured home near Terra Ceia Bay. Excellent condition. 270 Country Lakes Blvd. Resident-owned community. $89,500 (yes, only $89,500 for real estate!) 941-748-6658.
LAKEFRONT BUILDING LOT in west Bradenton. No HOA fees. $39,900 or best offer. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
WEST PALMETTO: 2BR/1BA cottage with central air conditioning, upgraded appliances, large, free-standing carport, work area, fenced yard. $69,900. Realtor, 941-713-9835. Real Estate Mart.
LAKEWOOD RANCH 4BR/3BA pool home. Bonus room. $365,000. Realtor, 941-713-9835 or 941-756-1090. Real Estate Mart.
GREAT LITTLE HOUSE, great big view: Open water view of AMI Bridge, 1950s cottage, block construction, pine accents. New appliances, etc. An island treasure. $849,500. FSBO. 941-730-2606 (leave message).