Tag Archives: 01-25-2012

Island youth rocks county fair concert

The star of local music sensation Jake Castro, 10, of Anna Maria Island, shines Jan. 13 with the Allstar Goodtime Band, including Jeff Cook, a founding member of superband Alabama. The band performed with Castro to standing ovations at the …

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Fishing – 01-25-2012

Joe Turk of Chicago caught this black drum while fishing with Capt. Warren Girle on a recent cold day

Milder winter weather produces top-notch fishing   Inshore fishing around Anna Maria Island remains consistent due to mild cold fronts and light winds. Flats fishers are catching good numbers of spotted seatrout in water 3-5 feet in depth. Redfish are …

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Island real estate transactions – 01-25-2012

Featured sale: This home at 3207 Sixth Ave., Holmes Beach, sold December 2010 for $260,100 and December 2011 for $400,000. The cost per square foot is $296. Islander Photo: Jesse Brisson

104 Palmetto Ave., Anna Maria, a 3,173 sfla / 3,990 sfur 3bed/3bath Gulfront home built in 1975 on a 58×150 lot was sold 01/03/12, Martin Timber Company LP to Day for $1,460,000. 309 65th St., Unit B, Beach Escape, Holmes …

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Obituaries – 01-25-2012

James Arthur Coleman James Arthur Coleman of Bradenton died Jan. 13. He was born in Sydney, Nova Scotia, and lived in Massachusetts, Missouri and Michigan. He was a winter resident of Anna Maria Island. Mr. Coleman was in engineering and …

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Islander Calendar – 01-25-2012

Friday, Jan. 27         5-10 p.m. — Music festival to benefit Bridge Street Merchants at Holmes Beach City Hall field, 5801 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-536-4257.   Saturday, Jan. 28         8-11 a.m. — Pancake breakfast at Roser Memorial …

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Jake Castro, 10, of Anna Maria Island, sings Jan. 13 with the headliner Jeff Cook and his Allstar Goodtime Band. Castro performed with Cook to standing ovations at the Manatee County Fair Jan. 13. Islander Photo: Courtesy Richie Castro   …

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The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012

ITEMS FOR SALE SUNBEAM COFFEE MAKER, $5, Craftsman electric blower/vacuum, $20, roller blades, men’s 10, accessories, $60. 941-795-8359. LEATHER LOVE SEAT recliner. Dark green, great condition. $50. 941-792-9523. HOOVER FLOORMATE SPINSCRUB hard floor cleaner. Vacuums, scrubs, dries. Manual. Excellent condition. $75. Christina, …

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