Tag Archives: 04-09-2014

Woman dives from pier, escapes police

Thurman

A handcuffed Holmes Beach woman was arrested March 28 after she escaped from police custody by running on the Historic Bridge Street Pier in Bradenton Beach and jumping into the water. Rani Kristina Thurman, 33, is facing a charge of …

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Man suffers injuries in fight

Walker

A 57-year-old homeless man was in intensive care suffering from internal bleeding after he fell backward on a bed of rocks during a fight April 1. Sean Kemmerow, said to be homeless in Bradenton Beach, was transported to Black Medical …

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Fishing – 04-09-2014

Mike Cope of Atlanta shows off the 29-inch, 8-pound seatrout he caught using shrimp — and released — March 30 while fishing in Sarasota Bay on a charter with Capt. Warren Girle.

Water temps rise, sparking spring fishing sizzle   Fishing in the waters around Anna Maria Island is settling into a normal spring pattern. With a week of sunny, warm days behind us and the winter rains long gone, the water …

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Calendar – 04-09-2014

Wednesday, April 9 7:53 p.m. — Official sunset time.   Thursday, April 10 7:53 p.m. — Official sunset time.   Friday, April 11 5-10 p.m. — Island CityFest, city field, 5801 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-1541. 5:30-7:30 p.m. — …

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Island police blotter – 04-09-2014

Anna Maria
 • March 13, 100 block of Hammock Road, incident investigation. A real estate business reported to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office that a home for sale was falsely listed as “for rent” on Craigslist.         Anna Maria is …

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Real Estate – 04-09-2014

611 Ivanhoe Ln., Holmes Beach, a 4,556 sfla / 7,036 sfur 5bed/4½bath/3car canalfront pool home built in 2010 on a 90×105 lot was sold 03/13/14, Sheck to Evans for $1,485,000; list $1,545,000. 4003 4th Ave., Unit 5, 4th Avenue Condominium, …

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What a whopper

Miles Skeen gets help hefting his100-pound swordfish catch from Chris Galati Jr. while fishing aboard the charter boat Miss Anna Maria.

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Obituaries – 04-09-2014

Jeanette Cashman Jeanette Cashman, 86, of Holmes Beach, died March 31. A memorial Mass was to be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 8, at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 248 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach. Memorial donations may be made …

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Sports – 04-09-2014

Duffy’s Tavern Eagles, 18+ Super Bowl champs Chad Woods, Jason Vancleve, Craig Doehr, Dylan Kraut, Chris Muldoon, Jodi Jester, Eddie Hernandez and Chris Gillum pose with the team’s Super Bowl trophy after a 41-28 victory April 2 over Beach to Bay Construction Dolphins. Islander Photo: Courtesy AMICC

Duffy’s Tavern Eagles take 18-plus Super Bowl win   Last week’s season-ending action in the Anna Maria Island Community Center NFL Flag Football League saw fourth-seeded Duffy’s Tavern Eagles upset No. 2 seed Slim’s Place Bears 41-34 in the March …

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The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, April 9, 2014

ITEMS FOR SALE FOR SALE: ANTIQUE mortised-wood baby cradle, $45/pair, vintage glass hurricane lights, $50. Call 941-565-0836. COMPUTER: DELL VISTA dual core, refurbished, $100. 941-756-6728. FREEBIE ITEMS FOR SALE Individuals may place one free ad with up to three items, …

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