Burglar attacks woman over $5

A man who allegedly rushed into a Cortez residence and began choking an ex-girlfriend was arrested for burglary and domestic battery by strangulation. Robert F. Jones, 43, of Cortez, was arrested July 11 at about 5 p.m. in the 10100 …

Continue reading

Tagged , | Leave a comment

Eyes on the road

The Florida Department of Transportation issued these alerts for motorists driving in the area: • SR 64/Manatee Avenue at the Anna Maria Island Bridge: Crews are working on the bridge. Expect single-lane closures 9 p.m.-5 a.m. continuing into the fall. …

Continue reading

Tagged , | Leave a comment

Join Our Mailing List


Sign up for breaking news notices and weekly news and classified reminders via your e-mail.

To advertise here, please
visit our rates page
or contact us at:
sales@islander.org
Phone: (941) 778-7978
Fax: (941) 778-9392