Category Archives: 04-24-2013

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 of the Annunciation and Daughters of the King-St. Mary Our Blessed Mother Chapter. She served […]

Fishing – 04-24-2013

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 are getting motivated to feed on whatever crosses their path. Live shiners are the best […]

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 Committee plant a Southern red cedar near 77th Street and Marina Drive. Information: 941-795-8272. 10 […]

Sports – 04-24-2013

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 sitting perfect in soccer. The Sun sits atop the basketball league with a 2-0 record, […]

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, wood coffee table, $90. 941-778-3920. QUEEN MATTRESS: ONE year old, like new in plastic, no […]