Calendar – 03-27-2013

Wednesday, March 27 7:46 p.m. — Official sunset time.   Thursday, March 28 7:26 a.m. — Official sunrise time.   Friday, March 29 5-10 p.m. — Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra Music in the Park, Holmes Beach city …

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Island real estate transactions – 03-27-2013

109 Palm Ave., Anna Maria, a1,290 sfla / 2,440 sfur 3bed/2bath home built in 1987 on a 50×110 lot was sold 03/05/13, Carlson to 109 Palm Gulf View LLC for $625,000. 6301 Holmes Blvd., Unit B, Turtle Crawl, Holmes Beach, …

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The Islander Newspaper E-Edition: Wednesday, March. 27, 2013

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Fishing – 03-27-2013

John Quill of Maryland shows off a 22-inch, 7-pound sheepshead he caught on a recent charter with Capt. Danny Stasny.

If you don’t like the weather, wait 30 minutes   Fishing around Anna Maria Island this past week had some ups and downs based on the changing weather. We saw warm and sunny days, rainy days, cold and windy days …

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Easter beach bunny meets island chicks

Tiffany Eckert, visiting family in Bradenton Beach while on spring break from school in Galesburg, Ill., stumbles on an umbrella where Easter Bunny aka Beach Bunny, and his chicks enjoy the cool sand. Islander Photo: Courtesy Tracy Eckert

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Island police blotter – 03-27-2013

Anna Maria         • No new reports. Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO. Bradenton Beach         • March 20, 2400 block of Avenue C, domestic disturbance. A couple argued over how much time the man spent with his friends. …

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Sports – 03-27-2013

8-10 Division Super Bowl Champs Coastal Orthopedic Bears Jackson Hayes, Gavin Johnston, Tuna McCracken, Adam Carlson, Madelyn Rogers, Grayson Chatt, Evan Christenson and coaches Chuck McCracken and Dave Johnston. Islander Photo: Courtesy Matt Ray

Super Bowl contests end another season of flag football   The NFL flag football season at the Anna Maria Island Community Center came to a close March 18 with an award ceremony for individual achievements followed by Super Bowl contests …

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Obituaries – 03-27-2013

Nancy Christine Atkinson Nancy Christine Atkinson, 90, of Holmes Beach, died March 9. She was born Aug. 4, 1922, in Collinsville, Ill., to the late George and Christine (Edwards) Kalbfleisch. She moved to Manatee County in the late 1940s from …

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The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, March. 27, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE DOOR: FRENCH ENTRY, fiberglass, pre-hung, 60 x 80 inches, stained glass, excellent condition. New, $2,200. $600. 941-720-7519. DINING ROOM SET: Queen Anne-style, four chairs cherry, oval. Extends to 72 inches, great condition, $200. 941-538-8622. LA-Z-BOY: Like new, tan color, …

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