Tag Archives: 03-06-2013

Calendar – 03-06-2013

Wednesday, March 6 6 p.m. — Island Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, hosts the Mana-Tweens Book Club. Information: 941-778-6341.   Thursday, March 7 10 a.m. — The Studio at Gulf and Pine, 10101 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, hosts a …

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Obituaries – 03-06-2013

Dan Toler Southern rock guitar legend ‘Dangerous’ Dan Toler, 65, former member of the Allman Brothers and Dickey Betts & Great Southern and the Toler Brothers bands, once a resident of Holmes Beach, died Feb. 25 near his hometown of …

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Sports – 03-06-2013

Adult coed volleyball champs, Island Real Estate: Ryan Moss, Emily Moss, Ryan Hogan, Leah Purvis and Don Purvis. Islander Photo: Gillian Cassidy

Center volleyball crowns champion   The Anna Maria Island Community Center adult coed volleyball league season came to a close Feb. 26 with playoffs and a championship game. With three teams tied at 5-4, the regular season was both balanced …

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Fishing – 03-06-2013

Mark Schumacher of Ohio went fishing with Capt. Warren Girle. He shows off his catch a — 28 1/2-inch 8-pound female trout — which was released. Girle said it was the biggest trout his crew had ever seen.

Weather changes create challenges for local anglers   Anna Maria Island anglers are catching a variety of species when the weather cooperates. As we enter March, springtime patterns should start emerging unless we get some late cold fronts like the …

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Island real estate transactions – 03-06-2013

102 Mangrove Ave., Anna Maria, a 6,483 sfla / 11,745 sfur 4bed/5½bath/4car Gulfrfront pool home built in 2008 on a 115×125 lot was sold 02/07/13, Hohenfeld to Pakbaz for $3,425,000; list $4,495,000. 749 Jacaranda Road, Anna Maria, a 2,832 sfla …

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Island police blotter – 03-06-2013

Anna Maria         • Feb. 23, 100 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria City Pier, Marchman Act. Deputies responded to a fight and made contact with one of the involved persons, who allegedly used a racial slur, which upset some people. …

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Winter fun? Try islandstyle wet & wild

Tommy Daniels of Holmes Beach blasts the backside of a wave on the Gulf of Mexico Feb. 27 at White Avenue. Daniels is a well known waverider, while son Christian is an up-and-comer in tournaments on the east coast. Islander …

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The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, March. 6, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE TENNIS RACKETS: SPALDING and Prince. Like new, $30 each, six-piece crystal salad set, $40. Sally, 941-737-9173. GARAGE DOOR OPENER: Complete brackets, etc. Craftsman Genie, as new, $75. 941-778-3920. ANTIQUE COPPER POTS and bowls, collection $350. Burl-wood Top …

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Winter fun? Try islandstyle wet & wild

Tommy Daniels of Holmes Beach blasts the backside of a wave on the Gulf of Mexico Feb. 27 at White Avenue. Daniels is a well known waverider, while son Christian is an up-and-comer in tournaments on the east coast. Islander …

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