Category Archives: 09-29-2010

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010

ITEMS FOR SALE BOOKS: 46 CHILD and teen, $25. 18 Nora Roberts, $4.50. 941-794-2392. GOLF CLUBS, BAG. Woods, irons, $60. 610-984-4455. FILLET KNIFE: UNCLE Henry Shrade. 7-inch blade, staghorn handle, leather sheath, $20. Call Frank, 941-761-1415. LEATHER COAT: BLACK, ladies 1X. Never worn, $25. Marion, 941-761-1415. PULL-DOWN KITCHEN faucet: White, Glacier Bay, new in box, […]

Island police blotter – 9-29-2010

Anna Maria No new reports. Bradenton Beach No new reports. Holmes Beach Sept. 18, 100 block of 67th Street, disturbance. A Holmes Beach Police Department officer was dispatched to check a report of kids who had camped out at the beach where excrement and toilet paper were found. The officer went to the beach, but […]

Sport – 9-29-2010

Soccer season settles in at Center field The 2010 recreational soccer season is officially under way at the Anna Maria Island Community Center with games being played every night of the week and some Saturday matches. Though it’s early to track trends and prognosticate which is the team to beat, it’s apparent that the Premier […]

Island real estate transactions – 9-29-2010

216 Elm Ave., Anna Maria, a 2,363 sfla / 3,277 sfur 4bed/2bath/4car home built in 70×110 lot was sold 09/10/10, Schoenknecht to Gutchess for $695,000; list $849,000. 523 68th St., Holmes Beach, a 1,766 sfla / 2,938 sfur 3bed/2bath/2car canalfront home built in 1970 on a 87×108 lot was sold 09/09/10, Deutsche Bank National Trust […]

Obituaries – 9-29-2010

Genevieve Novicky Alban Genevieve Novicky Alban, 91, formerly of Anna Maria, died Sept. 22 in Orlando at the home she shared with her daughter and son-in-law, Genevieve and Donald Parm. She was born March 7, 1919 in Youngstown, Ohio. She received a teaching certificate from Kent State University in 1938 and taught in various schools […]

Fishing – 9-29-2010

Anglers salivating for fall kingfish run Anglers are anxiously preparing for the fall kingfish run. Dropping water temperatures and the influx of bait in the area should draw the kingfish in from the south within a few weeks. Already, there are tons of Spanish mackerel off the beaches, another indication that conditions are favorable for […]

Islander Calendar – 9-29-2010

Wednesday, Sept. 29 5:30 to 7 p.m. — Longboat Key/Lido Key/St. Armands Key Chamber of Commerce “Business After Hours” at the Anna Maria Olive Oil Outpost, 401 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 941-383-2466. Fee applies. Saturday, Oct. 2 8:30 a.m. — Manatee County Commissioner Larry Bustle speaks to the Kiwanis Club of Anna Maria at […]