Category Archives: 10-17-2012

Morris case reopened

Kelly Osborn, the mother of Sheena Morris, who died in 2009, talks to reporters Oct. 12 outside the Bradenton Beach Police Department following the release of Florida Department of Law Enforcement recommendations regarding Morris’ death.

Fishing – 10-17-2012

As area water temps drop, fishing heats up   Politics may be heating up, but everyone agrees fishing is great as the weather and the waters around Anna Maria Island begin to cool off. Migratory species are on their fall southern migration, which is providing excellent fishing. King and Spanish mackerel are swarming bait schools […]

Obituaries – 10-17-2012

Carol P. Jambe Carol P. Jambe, 77, long-time resident of Huntington, W.Va., and Holmes Beach, died Oct. 7 in Olmsted Falls, Ohio. She was born born Oct. 5, 1935. Mrs. Jambe was a long-time member of Trinity Episcopal Church, supported the arts, and was a member of the Key Royale Club in Holmes Beach. She enjoyed […]

Islander Calendar – 10-17-2012

Wednesday, Oct. 17 • 3:30 p.m. — Island Branch Library Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-6341. • 4-7 p.m. — Island Branch Library Grand Reopening Open House, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-6341.   Thursday, Oct. 18 • 9 a.m. — Grassy Point Preserve Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony, Avenue C, Holmes Beach. Information: […]


Eastbound vehicles on the Cortez Bridge try to do U-turns after a vehicle ran into the gate at the drawbridge. The accident occurred around 2 p.m. Oct. 12 and traffic was flowing again by 2:15 p.m. Islander Photo: Mark Young  

Musil-Buehler’s boyfriend arrested for her murder

Manatee County Sheriff Brad Steube announced Oct. 15 that William Cumber was charged in Manatee County with murder in the second degree in connection with the presumed death of Sabine Musil-Buehler, who disappeared from Anna Maria Island in November 2008. The MCSO’s only identified suspect has been Cumber, Musil-Buehler’s boyfriend, who was moved from the […]

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012

ITEMS FOR SALE RATTAN DINING TABLE and six chairs (two arm), cream with glass top. $400, firm, on second floor. 941-720-2971. BARSTOOLS: TWO, NEW, contemporary, chrome with white seats, $100 each. 941-792-7605. SOLAR PANELS, POOL, excellent, $39. 941-778-3920. RECLINER: DARK BLUE corduroy, very good condition, $100 firm. 941-795-3837. APPLIANCES: ALL WHITE, Whirlpool refrigerator, 25.2, side-by-side, […]