Category Archives: 11-14-2012

Obituaries – 11-14-2012

James G ‘Jim’ Davis James G. “Jim” Davis of Holmes Beach died Nov. 3. He was a native of Atlanta. Mr. Davis attended Boys High School and Georgia Tech before entering the U.S. Army Air Corps as an aviation cadet in 1942, graduating as a pilot in class 43-F. He served as pilot in the […]

Veterans Day

Karen Abel and her daughter Alexandra tell the story of Karen’s grandfather, who fought in the Aleutian Islands WWII campaign, at the Nov. 9 Veterans Day ceremony at Holmes Beach City Hall.

Islander Calendar – 11-14-2012

Wednesday, Nov. 14 9-11:30 a.m. — Plant sale, Anna Maria Garden Club, Roser Memorial Community Church, 512 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 941-567-5530. 11:30 a.m. — Off Stage Ladies Wicked Wizard of Oz Silent Auction and luncheon, BeachHouse Restaurant, 200 Gulf Drive N., Bradenton Beach. Fee applies. Information: 941-799-2181. 6:30-8 p.m. — Smoothie demonstration, Vitamin […]

Sports – 11-14-2012

Awards, championship games end youth soccer season   The Anna Maria Island Community Center fall recreational youth soccer season came to an end this past week with Championship Saturday held Nov. 10 and Awards Night, held Nov. 5, at the center. The Kenny Randall Sportsmanship Award, Dennis Granstad MVP, Officer Pete Lannon Goalie of the […]

Island police blotter – 11-14-2012

Anna Maria         • Nov. 1, 500 block of North Shore Drive, harassing phone calls. A Manatee County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a report of harassing phone calls. According to the report, a female complainant said her former boyfriend, with whom she had been involved in a domestic disturbance, was harassing her through his […]

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012

ITEMS FOR SALE APPROXIMATELY 28 TREES and plants for sale. 3 to 25-gallon containers, $395 for all. Chris, 941-704-2714. FILE CABINETS: FOUR-drawer, HON, tan, hanging files included, $20/each. 941-778-4793. OFFICE CHAIR: SWIVEL, arms, casters, adjustable height, back and seat, $25. 941-778-4793. TENNIS RACKETS, like new, $20/each, Dirt Devil upright vacuum, works great, $25. Call 941-737-9173. […]