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Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Island police blotter – 12-24-2014

Anna Maria No reports. Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO. Bradenton Beach Dec. 11, 103 Gulf Drive S., theft. A warrant arrest for a theft at the Circle K in August was made on a 20-year-old man, whose address is listed as the Bradenton Beach mooring field. He was allegedly caught on a ...

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Sports – 12-24-2014

KMS girl runners capture county cross-country title   King Middle School’s female road runners captured the Dec. 13 Manatee County middle school cross country championship at G.T. Bray Park in Bradenton, and they did it thanks to a little help from some islanders. Brooke Capparelli, Annie and Tori Walter and Lila Naeher are ...

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Real Estate – 12-24-2014

628 Key Royale Drive, Holmes Beach, a 4,041 sfla / 5,843 sfur 4bed/5½bath/2car canalfront pool home built in 2012 on a 14,000 sq ft lot was sold 12/03/14, Murphy Property Group LLC to Gauld for $1,170,000. 531 69th St., Holmes Beach, a 2,006 sfla / 2,991 sfur 3bed/3bath/2car canalfront home built ...

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Shipwreck: Repairs stalled on Skullywag

The Anna Maria Island Privateers’ Skullywag is “anchored” near the Anna Maria City Pier for an event. The float-boat was damaged in a crash earlier this month. Islander File Photo: Jack Elka

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Fishing – 12-24-2014

Merry Christmas and happy holiday fishing   Those of you who are out working wet lines and hoping for a dinner catch rather than worrying about your last-minute Christmas shopping: You know trying to get a bite this time of year can be challenging. Don’t be discouraged, because some of the best fishing ...

Monday, December 15th, 2014

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

ITEMS FOR SALE ACORN STAIR LIFT for sale. New, December 2012 for $3,000. Will sell for $1,000 or best offer. Excellent condition, used very little. 941-778-3895. RIDING MOWER: KUBOTA-T 1460, 40-inch, $850. 941-778-9378. COMPUTER: DELL DUAL core, refurbished, $80. 941-756-6728. BIKE 26-INCH mountain, $75, TV, 32-inch tube-type, free, 18-inch Weber charcoal grill, $25. 616-608-2930. CHRISTMAS VINTAGE: 85 ...

Monday, December 15th, 2014

Anna Maria forges rental regs, grandfather provision

Grandfather’s clock is ticking in Anna Maria. Fresh with an opinion from Sarasota attorney David Levin that the city’s 1996 residential zoning ordinance prohibits vacation rentals built after that year, commissioners elected for a kinder, gentler approach. At their Dec. 11 work session, where Levin explained how he reached his opinion, the ...

Monday, December 15th, 2014

High-tech groins planned for beach

It’s been so long since the groins at Cortez Beach in Bradenton Beach — sometimes called “Three Piers” — were constructed, nobody is exactly sure of the date. The best guess Manatee County parks and natural resources director Charlie Hunsicker has is “sometime in the 1960s.” That’s what Hunsicker told county commissioners ...

Monday, December 15th, 2014

Sex offender visits Bradenton Beach

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement website reported a convicted sex offender moved temporarily to a Bradenton Beach apartment Dec. 10. The 56-year-old man reported a temporary address in the 100 block of Ninth Street North, the FDLE reported. According to the FDLE website, the man was convicted of child molestation ...

Monday, December 15th, 2014

2 judges recused from citizens v. Bradenton Beach case

Two judges are pushing away from the bench, saying relationships with a restaurateur prevent them from hearing a case. Twelfth Circuit Judges Janette Dunnigan and Gilbert Smith Jr. recused themselves from a 2012 lawsuit against the city of Bradenton Beach due to their past association with Ed Chiles, owner of the ...


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