Category Archives: 07-31-2013

Sports – 07-31-2013

Close games heat up summer football action at center field   Five of the eight adult coed flag football games played last week at the Anna Maria Island Community Center in Anna Maria were decided by a touchdown or less. Only one game, a 33-18 victory by Slim’s Place Broncos over Sato Real Estate Browns, […]

Calendar – 07-31-2013

Making plans… Getting ready for the 2013-14 season? The Islander encourages publicists for local groups to send 2013-14 calendars to calendar@islander.org.   Wednesday, July 31 2 p.m. — Wildlife in the salt marsh program, Island Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-6341. 8:21 p.m. — Official sunset time.   Thursday, Aug. 1 2 p.m. […]

Fishing – 07-24-2013

Patience and determination pay off for area anglers   Fishing around Anna Maria Island and nearby may require a little patience and some adaptability. Being on an opposite weather pattern of what we are accustomed to this time of year can make fishing both challenging and rewarding, once you get the bite. With weather and […]

Island police blotter – 07-31-2013

Anna Maria         • July 12, 100 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria City Pier, Baker Act. A Manatee County Sheriff’s Office deputy was flagged by a man who said he lost his keys at the city pier. The deputy helped the man search for his keys while obtaining identification and checking for warrants. A “be […]

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, July. 31, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE PRINTER: HP DESKJET D4260 compatible With Vista, three ink cartridges $25. 941-761-1415. OAK BOOKCASE. 43x84x12-inch. $100. 941-778-6288. PET STROLLER: JEEP Rubicon, red, three-wheel jogging stroller. $75. 941-730-2444. HONDA OUTBOARD KEY switch two keys with used wiring harness. New, $120. 239-204-1473. COMPUTER: DELL, Dual processors, refurbished, $70. 941-756-6728. ANTIQUES, ART, and collectibles. View at The […]