Category Archives: 07-11-2012

Do not enter

A “Do Not Enter” sign greets anyone looking to gain access to the Bradenton Beach Historic Bridge Street Pier, now shut down following damage by Tropical Storm Debby. City officials say the pier may remain closed longer than anticipated, although Rotten Ralph’s restaurant remains open.

Island police blotter – 07-11-2012

Anna Maria         • June 28, 700 block of Jacaranda Road, petit theft. A complainant came to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office Anna Maria substation to report a theft. The unidentified item was left on a table outside the victim’s front door. According to the report, the item was in the victim’s family for more […]

Obituaries – 07-11-2012

World-class surfer, crusader Rich Salick dies   Rich Salick grew up on the smooth, glassy waves of the Manatee Public Beach on Anna Maria Island. He went on to greatness, induction in 2000 to the East Coast Surfing Hall of Fame and founder with twin brother Phil of the National Kidney Foundation Pro Am Surf […]

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, July 11, 2012

ITEMS FOR SALE BIKE SEATS: $5 each, 26-inch Titan Trail Blazer, needs repair, $15, Interdynamics Nu-Tech Ultra 12-volt power inflator, $10. 941-761-1415. DELTA 10-INCH MITRE saw, $50, Craftsman belt sander, $30, 12-volt battery charger, $25. 941-778-6766. SCHWINN LOOP FOLDING bicycle, red, $50. 941-704-5543. MARY KAY COSMETICS: Full line at discounted prices. Jenifer, 941-224-1760, 941-739-0792. ANTIQUE […]