Category Archives: 01-30-2013

Fishing – 01-30-2013

Beach casting proves prosperous for flounder, pompano   Beach fishing proved prosperous this past week. Beach fishers using artificials like Berkley Gulp shrimp are catching respectable numbers of flounder, especially around the passes, both to the north and south. When fishing the beaches with Gulp shrimp, try using light colors, such as white, glow or […]

Sports – 01-30-2013

Island tortilla-maker makes run for Disney border   Perry Pittman spends his days on Anna Maria Island running a popular Holmes Beach restaurant, Tortilla Bay Southwest Grille, hoping to always meet his customer’s expectations. But Perry has personal goals and accomplishments, too, including his first full 26.2-mile race — the 20th Annual Disney Marathon Jan. […]

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE ELIPTICAL EXERCISER IMAGE 8.0: Good condition, $100. Holmes Beach. 941-778-3624. TENNIS RACKETS: ONE Prince, one Spalding, like new, $30 each, queen bedspread, beach print, $20. 941-737-9173. TWO GARAGE DOOR openers: Complete, nearly new, $80/each. 941-778-3920. YELLOW HUMMER KID bike, $60. 941-778-7978. MARY KAY COSMETICS: Full line at discounted prices. Jenifer, 941-224-1760, 941-739-0792. ANTIQUE […]