Obituaries – 04-24-2013

Barbara L. Berry Barbara L. Berry, 81, died April 17. Mrs. Berry and her family lived in the Cortez village 28 years. They owned and operated the Miss Cortez Deep Sea Fishing Fleet. She was a member of the Church …

Continue reading

Tagged , | Leave a comment

Fishing – 04-24-2013

Kaleb Rice caught his biggest ever snook on a threadfin sardine, using light tackle, in the waters of Lake LaVista from a dock on Pine Avenue in Anna Maria. He had help from Dan Magee, a retired commercial fisher and artist. The fish was released after a few quick photos. Islander Photo: Steve “Pops” Kring

Anglers see springtime fishing heat up as temps rise   Inshore fishing around Anna Maria Island is starting to fall into its normal springtime pattern. With water temps moving into the upper 70s, the variety of species inhabiting the flats …

Continue reading

Tagged , | Leave a comment

Calendar – 04-24-2013

Wednesday, April 24 8:01 p.m. — Official sunset time.   Thursday, April 25 8:01 p.m. — Official sunset time.   Friday, April 26 9:30 a.m. — National Arbor Day celebration, Keep Manatee Beautiful and the Holmes Beach Parks and Beautification …

Continue reading

Tagged , | Leave a comment

Island real estate transactions – 04-24-2013

Nothing to Report

Tagged , | Leave a comment

Sports – 04-24-2013

Dennis Schavey, Greg Shorten, John Estok and Joe Scholz capture first place in the Key Royale Club’s Spring Stag Day golf outing April 17. No one, however, claimed the cash prize for a hole in one. Islander Photo: Courtesy Laura Purcell

Adult sports takeover spring season at community center   Adult spring soccer and basketball are in a third week of games and both leagues appear to have parity — only one team is unbeaten in basketball while three teams are …

Continue reading

Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, April. 24, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE APPLIANCES FOR SALE: Refrigerator, range, washer, dryer. Cash and removal 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, May 1. 620 Foxworth Lane, Holmes Beach. WINDOWS: ALUMINUM SASH, nearly new. Four 37 x 36 inch, seven 49.5 x 36 inches, $100, …

Continue reading

Tagged , | Leave a comment

Join Our Mailing List


Sign up for breaking news notices and weekly news and classified reminders via your e-mail.

To advertise here, please
visit our rates page
or contact us at:
sales@islander.org
Phone: (941) 778-7978
Fax: (941) 778-9392