Category Archives: 04-10-2013

Island real estate transactions – 04-10-2013

102 49th St., Holmes Beach, a 2,980 sfla / 4,527 sfur 3bed/2 ½bath Gulffront home built n 1992 on a 100×135 lot was sold 03/22/13, Marshall to Ktrade LLC for $1,900,000; list $1,995,000. 2600 Gulf Drive N., Unit 45, Anna Maria Island Club, Holmes Beach, a 1,195 sfla / 1,451 sfur 2bed/2bath Gulffront condo with […]

Fishing – 04-10-2013

The gates have opened, fishing game is on   Fishing around Anna Maria Island is heating up as the days get warmer and the winds remain calm. With water temps reaching 70 degrees, migratory species such as Spanish mackerel, bluefish and ladyfish are schooling to corral bait. Look for diving birds in Tampa Bay and […]

Island police blotter – 04-10-2013

Anna Maria         • March 23, 700 block of Jacaranda Road, domestic disturbance. A Manatee County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a domestic disturbance and made contact with a woman outside the residence. No allegations of physical contact were made by the subjects, who had been arguing. The deputy advised the man and woman to […]

Looking forward

Jack Whiteside IV visits with Anna Maria Elementary School principal Dave Marshall and registrar Amy Slicker while enrolling in kindergarten with help from his parents, Jack Whiteside III and wife Jordan of Anna Maria. Young Jack-Jack as he’s called, is finishing up pre-K at the School for Constructive Play on Pine Avenue. Jack III and […]

Calendar – 04-10-2013

Wednesday, April 10 11:30 a.m. — Off Stage Ladies of the Island Players luncheon and meeting, the BeachHouse Restaurant, 200 Gulf Drive N., Bradenton Beach. Fee applies. Information: 941-799-2181.   Thursday, April 11 7:54 p.m. — Official sunset time.   Friday, April 12 5:30-7:30 p.m. — The Island Gallery West, 5368 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, […]

Obituaries – 04-10-2013

Elizabeth Tristam ‘Tristy’ Barford Elizabeth Tristam “Tristy” Barford, 41, of Temple Terrace, died in a car crash March 24 in Tampa. She was born in St. Petersburg and raised in Temple Terrace. Ms. Barford was a 1989 graduate of Tampa Bay Vo-Tech High School and attended Lamar College in Colorado. She was a sales professional […]

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, April. 10, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE WINDOWS: ALUMINUM SASH, nearly new. Four 37 x 36 inch, seven 49.5 x 36 inches, $100, wood coffee table, $90. 941-778-3920. BOOTS: LADIES SIZE 8.5, tan, never worn, $12. 941-932-5595. DINETTE SET: FOUR chrome/cloth chairs, table, $60, peach swivel rocker, $20, Garth Brooks CD set, $50. 941-795-7598. REFRIGERATOR/FREEZER, BLACK, 24×24 inches, Westinghouse, paid […]