ITEMS FOR SALE
TORQUEDO ELECTRIC MOTOR: Equivalent to a 4-hp gas motor, slightly used, $850. Call John, 865-660-5660.
TWO ASIAN REAL bamboo and glass shelves 38L X 18W X 7H and one matching corner shelf. Beautiful craftsmanship. 813-362-5881.
PIER 1 LOVESEAT: $450 Model Alto, ecru and two black queen-size steel modern beds (no mattresses) excellent frame quality, $250 each. May be purchased separately. 813-362-5881.
HOME/OFFICE DESK: Excellent condition, medium maple finish. 22 by 56 by 31 inches, $89. Call 231-409-3519.
PIONEER SURROUND SOUND system: Four speakers, one subwoofer, new, $40, Light oak cart, $15, like new. 941-730-0444.
BASEBALL CARDS: 1980s unopened packs, $1 each, costume jewelry, $2 each, cookbooks, $2 each. 941-761-1928.
FOOSBALL/AIR HOCKEY table, $100. 941-356-1456.
GAS POOL HEATER: 400 STU, $100. 941-356-1456.
SIX OAK OFFICE chairs: Antiques, perfect for eclectic dining set. The Islander newspaper, 5604B Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
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)
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.
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, Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Annex open mornings same days. Donations accepted 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
WANTED: IPHONE 5 that was stolen from Resort Sixty-Six on Dec. 24 in room 108. Phone has a pink otter box. No questions asked, just return. 931-538-9061 (may text for anonymity).
FOSTER HOMES NEEDED! Rescued pets are looking for great new homes! Please, call Moonracer Rescue for information, 941-896-6701.
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.
1984 VINTAGE 17-foot Boston Whaler Super Sport. 2004 90-hp Johnson includes trailer and Bimini. 404-218-3179.
BAYLINER 2655 CIERA: 26-foot Sport Weekender/Fisherman. See on Island, on lift, includes aluminum trailer. $9,800 or best offer. 941-356-1456.
FOR SALE: GALVANIZED-steel kayak trailer purchased new in 2012 and has never been in the water. Specifications: length 15.9-inches; width 67 inches, maximum carry weight 1,235 pounds. Call 941-383-4398.
LIVE-IN CAREGIVER needed: Non-smoker and non-drinker (firm), sixty-plus. Free room and board plus $200/week. 941-705-1524.
EXPERIENCED REAL ESTATE sales associates wanted. Generous commission split. Call Julie Royal or Mary Ann Schmidt at SunCoast Real Estate. 941-779-0202.
IMMEDIATE OPENINGS: PART-time sales. Evenings and weekends a must. Retirees welcome. Inquiries, 727-244-5906.
LPNS NEEDED FOR active quadriplegic using Hoyer lift. Morning shifts, 4-5 hours starting at 7 a.m. Overnight shifts, 9:30 p.m.-7 a.m. 941-685-5213.
QUICKBOOKS EXPERIENCE ONLY: Island resort, part-time, 4-8 hours per week. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, no phone calls, please.
GRILL COOK NEEDED for breakfast/lunch restaurant. Apply at Rudy’s Subs, 9906 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria. 941-896-7844.
OFFICE/RECEPTIONIST WORK. Answer phones, good with computers. Part or full-time. Work on Island. Email resume only: email@example.com. 941-524-9228.
LOOKING FOR SOMEONE to nanny three boys in Northwest Bradenton, 1-4 days a week. Must be able to drive them to school. Please, call 267-679-9906 for more information.
INSURANCE COMPANY ON Anna Maria Island seeking full-time licensed insurance CSR with current 4-40 license and at least three years experience. Familiarity with working of agent management systems (Vertafore’s AMS 360) a plus. Email resumes: firstname.lastname@example.org.
REPORTER WANTED: Full-to-part-time. Print media, newspaper experience or journalism degree required. Apply via email with letter of interest to email@example.com.
KIDS FOR HIRE
RED CROSS-CERTIFIED babysitter and high school 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.
EXPERIENCED CAREGIVER/LPN: CPR certified, excellent Island references. Lisa, 508-826-1561. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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.
PRESSURE WASHING AND windows: Commercial, residential and resorts. Roofs, buildings, houses driveways etc. 941-251-5948.
CLEANING BY LAURA offers everything on your list, from kitchen and bath cleaning to dusting and emptying wastebaskets. 941-539-6891.
WILDLIFE REMOVAL AND relocation: Problem solving for all animals, big and small. Call Joe, Westcoast Nuisance Wildlife Service. 941-720-4152.
CARPET CLEANING: QUALITY Counts Carpet cleaning. Upholstery cleaning. Tile and grout cleaning. Pet/wine stain removal. Manatee Chamber member. Great price, free estimates. Local owner. Call 941-756-1082.
JUST THAT CLEAN: We’ll clean your home like our own! Free estimate. Jenise, 941-730-6773, Brad, 941-704-5609.
D.L. HAYES CLEANING: Bonded and insured. Rachael Bidwell/ Sheila Darcy, 941-932-5347 or 941-224-1486. For all your cleaning needs.
CLEANING: RENTAL, COMMERCIAL and resort properties. 25 years in business, high quality and dependable. Key Dry Cleaners on Longboat Key. Linen wash, dry, fold, linen rental, housekeeping. One-stop service at your door. Two openings for Saturday left. Call Dana today, 941-383-1222.
U FLY I drive your car anywhere in the USA. Airport runs, anywhere. 941-746-5651, 941-545-6688.
PURE LIFE MAID service: Professional residential cleaning. Standard and vacation cleaning. References available. 954-701-8795.
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.
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.
TREE-LAWN WORK: Serving Manatee and the islands 25 years. All phases of tree work, hedges and palm trees. Call Phil or Jeff, Brewer and Gunn Enterprises 941-809-7930.
TREES BY BREEZE: Tree trimming, landscapes, maintenance, insured. “What’s said is good as done.” 941-778-2837.
JR’S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call 941-807-1015.
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.
STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE. Specializing in old Florida seashell driveways and scapes. Free estimates. 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, 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.
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, handcrafted work, interior/exterior. The Flying Dutchman, 941-447-6747.
ISLE TILE: QUALITY installation floors, counters, backsplashes, showers. Licensed, insured. Call Chris at 941-302-8759.
PAINTING: DONALD PERKINS Painting LLC. Interior, exterior. 40 years experience. Fully insured with references. 941-705-7096.
ISLAND PROPERTY MAINTENANCE and repairs: 25 years, 24/7, locally owned, free estimates. Call Joe Naples, 941-487-0073.
SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it’s broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I’ll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.
SOUTHWEST HOME IMPROVEMENT: Michigan builder, quality work guaranteed. Affordable, timely, within budget. Call Mike, 1-616-204-8822.
ANNA MARIA HOME Accents: 20 years experience in building and remodeling. Local, licensed and insured. No job too small. 786-318-8585.
EXPERT PROPERTY REPAIRS: 25 years, 24/7, locally owned, free estimates. Call Joe Naples, 941-487-0073.
PAINTING BY GEORGE: Interior, exterior house maintenance. Pressure wash. Free estimate, senior discount, 20 years experience, insured. 941-962-6835.
WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.
BRADENTON BEACH: SEASONAL rental 2BR/1BA. One house from beach. $2,800/week. www.gulfbeachrental.net or 941-778-4731.
HOLMES BEACH: NEWER seasonal rental, available March. Beautifully furnished 2BR/2BA, great location, no pets. $3,200/month. 847-530-8833.
SARASOTA BAYFRONT AVAILABLE now. 2BR/2BA $2,500/month plus utilities, three-month minimum. 248-701-3777. Mt. Vernon condos, Bradenton.
ANNUAL RENTAL: SOME furniture. Lakeview Village, west Bradenton. Five miles to beach, 2BR/2.5BA, pool. $1,200/month. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
VILLAGE GREEN VILLA: Annual 2BR/2BA, two-car garage. Four miles to beach. $1,550/month. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
ANNUAL RENTAL WANTED: Anna Maria, 2BR apartment/house, waterfront preferred. Single professional, quiet, non-smoker, no pets. 304-356-0906.
ANNUAL RENTAL WANTED: 1BR or 2BR apartment or house on Island for professional, quiet, non-smoking couple with well-behaved golden retriever. 941-400-2740.
WESTBAY POINT AND Moorings condo: Annual rental, 2BR/2BA, $1,650/month. No pets, no smoking. 773-620-8804.
AVAILABLE FEBRUARY/MARCH: 2BR/2BA pool home. Close to Anna Maria Island, $3,000/month. Pet? 941-932-0738.
2BR/2BA IN HOLMES Beach: $950/month plus utilities. First, last and security. Call 941-778-1819.
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.
FREE! WHAT EVERY real estate buyer or seller needs to know! Go to: www.yourmarketupdate.com. 941-400-8735.
CANALFRONT: RECENTLY RENOVATED 2BR/2BA villa with dock. Near Intracoastal with no bridges. Great soon-to-be gated community. Pet friendly. Bradenton. Yes, you can have it all. $260,000. Katharine Pepper, RoseBay International, 941-751-0582 or 802-363-9973.
ESCAPE THE ISLAND/Key traffic, high taxes and flood insurance costs. Move just across the Cortez Bridge to the upscale community of Coral Shores and our upscale home at 4502 Nassau Road, 34210. Waterfront quick access Intracoastal Waterway/Gulf of Mexico. $499,000. www.4502Nassau.com. 941-795-5225.
VILLAGE GREEN 2BR/2BA, two-car garage. FSBO. 1,803 sf living area. $162,000. firstname.lastname@example.org. 213-999-6463.
FOR SALE: NORTHWEST Bradenton 3BR/2.5BA townhouse. Tiled, needs bedroom carpeting. Two-car garage, $157,900. 847-530-8833.
MOBILE HOME FOR sale: 8 Church Ave., Bradenton Beach on beautiful Anna Maria Island, steps from the bay and historic Bridge Street two blocks from the beach. The Pines Trailer park, 55-plus. Call 419-566-1752.
VILLAGE GREEN CONDO: 2BR/2BA pet-friendly 1,505-sf, pool, five minutes to Island. $144,900. 941-894-7808.
PARADISE BAY: LOVELY manufactured home. 1,386-sf beautifully furnished, like-new, turnkey. $135/month association fee, land owned. $199,500. 508-954-1661.
IN-LAW QUARTERS: Come see this unique house. 4BR/3BA with separate living areas. Well-maintained, minutes to beach. West Bradenton in Village Green. $199,000. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
LAKEFRONT BUILDING LOT in west Bradenton, six miles to beach, not a flood zone. $37,500. Owner, Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
VILLAGE GREEN CONDO: Pet-friendly 2BR/2BA 1,505-sf, pool, five minutes to Island. $144,900. 941-894-7808.
LAKESIDE CONDO: 2BR/2BA, Wildewood Springs. Turnkey furnished, ground floor. $99,500. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
OPEN HOUSE WEDNESDAY and Thursday, 1-4 p.m. Bayfront, open water, pool, dock. 5BR/4BA, super income. $1,300,000. Real Estate Mart. Realtor, 941-713-9835 or 941-356-1456.
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).