Category Archives: 08-07-2013

Real Estate – 08-07-2013

693 Key Royale Drive, Holmes Beach, a 5,025 sfla / 6,372 sfur 4bed/4bath/2car bayfront pool home built in 2003 on a 100×150 lot was sold 07/10/13, Taylor to Stewart for $1,925,000; list $2,150,000. 804 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria, 3,042 sfla / 3,512 sfur 4bed/3bath bayfront home built in 1961 on a 75×121 lot was […]

Obituaries – 08-07-2013

Jack A. Bishop Jr. Jack A. Bishop Jr. of Bradenton died Aug. 1. He was born in California Jan. 18, 1929. Mr. Bishop was a vetran of the Korean War. He graduated from college with a degree in mining and engineering. He worked for many years for Midland Glass Co. in Clifford, N.J., as an […]

Calendar – 08-07-2013

Making plans… Getting ready for the 2013-14 season? The Islander encourages publicists for local groups to send 2013-14 calendars to   Wednesday, Aug. 7 6 p.m. — Mana-Tweens Book Club meeting for youth ages 8-12, with registration required. Information: 941-778-6341. 8:16 p.m. — Official sunset time.   Thursday, Aug. 8 8:15 p.m. — Official […]

Fishing – 08-07-2013

Summer flounder, summer not — they’re snapper   Now is the time to target flounder and mangrove snapper in the nearshore waters. That’s right, the summer bite for both fish is in full swing. On a recent charter, my clients were lucky enough to land 14 flounder with six being 20 inches or bigger. Live […]

Island police blotter – 08-07-2013

Anna Maria         • July 29, 800 block of North Shore Drive, lost property. A complainant reported his boat missing. He told law enforcement he anchored the vessel shortly after midnight and about four hours later discovered it missing. He was uncertain if it had been stolen or if it had drifted away with the […]

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Aug. 07, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE NEW HONDA OUTBOARD key switch with two keys, $100. 239-204-1473. COMPUTER: DELL DUAL processors, refurbished, $70. 941-756-6728. PRINTER: HP DESKJET D4620 plus three ink cartridges, perfect condition, $25 for all. 941-761-1415. THREE SLEEPING BAGS, two folding twin cots, all like new, $10 each. 941-792-0008, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. ANTIQUES, ART, and collectibles. View at The […]