Author Archives: Bonner Joy

Island police blotter – 11-22-2017

Anna Maria Nov. 11, Rod & Reel Pier, 875 N. Shore Drive, lost property. A woman reported losing a diamond necklace. An extensive search was to no avail. Nov. 12, Sandbar Restaurant, 100 Spring Ave., domestic disturbance. A couple from Germany argued in the parking lot. The man parked their car and the woman walked […]

Obituaries – 11-22-2017

James Louis Studenka James Louis Studenka, 74, of Metamora, Ohio, and Anna Maria, died Nov. 6, at Ebied Hospice in Sylvania, Ohio. He was born May 15, 1943, in Adrian, Michigan, to the late Louis and Mary (Ricica). He served in the U.S. Army. He was a farmer and also worked for 29 years as […]

Eyes on the road

The Florida Department of Transportation posted the following advisories for the week of Nov. 13: SR 789/Gulf Drive from SR 64/Manatee Avenue to SR 684/Cortez Road: Manatee County is installing new force mains and water mains. For more information, visit SR 789/Gulf Drive in Bradenton Beach: Crews are installing a sidewalk along Gulf Drive from […]

Island police blotter – 11-15-2017

Anna Maria Oct. 23, 700 block of North Shore Drive, Baker Act. Manatee County sheriff’s deputies, assisted by Holmes Beach officers, responded to an emergency call that resulted in EMS transporting a woman to Blake Medical Center in Bradenton, and minor injury to one of the Holmes Beach officers. Oct. 24, Rod & Reel Pier, […]

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017

ITEMS FOR SALE COMPUTER: DELL DUAL core, refurbished, $50. 941-756-6728. TWO SLEEPER SOFAS: Very good condition, $95 each. Leather loveseat, $45. Karl, 941-704-7798. FULL/QUEEN DUVET with two shams. Brand new, unused. White/navy paisley pattern, $25. Text 830-928-3131 for pictures. ANTIQUE PARTNER DESK: All wood, $1,000. See at The Islander office, 3218 E. Bay Drive, Holmes […]