ITEMS FOR SALE
SOFA, LOVE SEAT: Mauve, burgundy, and green floral pattern on beige background. Six months new. $995. 941-778-6175.
FREE: MURRAY PATIO pool table. Very good condition. Heavy, requires truck to haul it home. Call 732-539-7808.
COMPUTER: DELL REFURBISHED with newly loaded Windows XP-PRO, $35. 941-756-6728.
GROOVE PERCUSSION FIVE-piece drum set, $50, burgundy recliner chair, leather ottoman, $35. Call 941-586-3909.
LARGE RECLINER: GOOD condition, $100, breakfast-in-bed white tray, $25. 941-778-1264, 570-704-8486.
LARGE WHITE SQUARE coffee table, $35. 941-778-1264 or 570-704-8486.
BIG ITEMS IN storage must go: X-Cargo car-top carrier by Sears, used twice, $150, NordTrack EXP 1000X treadmill, $300, NordTrack CX 925 elliptical trainer, $200. Call 615-542-7962.
ANTIQUE COPPER POTS and bowls, collection $300, or $50-75 each. Antique burl-wood rocker and more. View at The Islander store, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
ORIGINAL, LOCAL ART for sale. View at The Islander store, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online: www.jackelka.com
FREEBIE ITEMS FOR SALE
Individuals may advertise up to three items, each priced $100 or less, 15 words or less. FREE, one week, must be submitted online. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, fax toll-free 1-866-362-9821. (limited time offer)
GLORIA DEI LUTHERAN Church: All are welcome to come and worship with us! Please call 941-778-1813 or visit us at: www.gloriadeilutheran.com for worship times. 6608 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
MICHAEL NORTHFIELD: BROKER, Anna Maria Island Realty, 941-713-0284. www.annamariaislandrealty.com. E-mail: Michael@annamariaislandrealty.com. Your personal broker.
HAITI $$$ DONATIONS to the Ministry of Presence Inc., www.ministryofpresence.org, urgently needed for local representatives to aid homeless children. Info: The Islander, 941-778-7978.
TERRY HAYES, REALTOR. Signature Sothebys International. 941-302-3100. Terry.email@example.com. Discoverannamaria.com.
BRADENTON ROTARY CLUB meets at noon Mondays at Mattison’s Riverside, 1200 First Ave. W., Bradenton. Club members enjoy fellowship with like-minded professionals. Club projects offer opportunities to benefit the community locally and worldwide. To attend a meeting as our guest, call Trish, 941-747-1871. More information: www.bradentonrotary.org.
WANTED: YOUR OLD cell phone for recycling. Deliver to The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
FISHING GEAR WANTED: The Privateers and The Islander are collecting new or used, repairable fishing poles and reels, nets, tackle, buckets, etc. to give to children. Donate your gear at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
FREE GUN LOCK courtesy of Project Childsafe, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Holmes Beach Police Department. Pick up at The Islander office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Don’t be sorry, be safe.
ROSER THRIFT SHOP open 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779 -2733.
TREASURE HUNTER’S SALE: 9 a.m.-? Saturday, May 28. ArtHop door, collectibles, art, frames, jewelry, tools, CDs, household miscellaneous. Seaside Court, Holmes Beach.
MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE sale: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, May 30. Antiques, collectibles, artwork, furniture, great treasures! 424 Pine Ave., Anna Maria.
LOST & FOUND
FOUND CAT: WATERSIDE Lane at Perico Bay Club. Young, black female, some white markings, spayed, no chip, no collar. Sweet, in good condition. Call 941-896-7902 to re-unite!
FOUND: KAYAK FLOATING in Anna Maria Bay. To claim, e-mail description to: TnBCribbs@comcast.net including make/model or length, color, any other distinguishing characteristics, and where it was lost. After July 1 we will claim it as salvage.
FOUND CAT: WHITE and gray, very friendly. Also: white and brown cat, beautiful blue eyes. Near 75th Street and Holmes Boulevard, Holmes Beach. Please, call 941-345-2441.
LOST: IGUANA MISSING after storm last Friday. Loves blueberries if you see her! Call Dawn, 941-725-0073.
LOST: FAVORITE SUN hat. Ladies red, white and blue, wide brim. Lost May 14 riding to Anna Maria festival. Please, call 941-779-9562.
PINK SWAROVSKI ANKLET lost during festival in park near Holmes Beach city hall. Sentimental. Please, call 941-792-7807.
PARENTS NEEDED for loving homes to foster puppies and kittens until they are old enough for adoption. All food and medical provided. Julie, 941-720-1411.
BOATS & BOATING
BOAT RENTALS AND more! $99 fishing boat, $99 deck boat ! Low deposits! Call 941-465-5985.
BOAT SLIP FOR rent in Holmes Beach up to 23-foot. $140/month, three-month minimum. 941-962-6238.
LOOKING FOR PRIVATE duty nurse to care for pediatric with cerebral palsy. RN, LPN and CNAs, please, call 941-840-1511.
CHURCH CUSTODIAN/MAINTENANCE person, approximately 25 hours per week. Contact the Longboat Island Chapel, 941-383-6491.
FRONT DESK POSITION at AMI Community Center. Need vivacious, friendly person at front desk with excellent customer service! Great computer and phone skills a must! Monday-Friday, 4:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., some Saturday mornings, additional hours as needed. Start at $10/hour. Potential to develop into full-time position. E-mail resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
DELIVERY/WAREHOUSE JOB on Island. Handy with tools. Part-time or full-time. E-mail only: email@example.com.
SALES ASSOCIATE: MOTIVATED, experienced real estate licensee for busy Island office. Please call Jesse or Robin at 941-778-7244.
KIDS FOR HIRE
LOCAL ISLAND STUDENT babysitter available. CPR and first aid-certified, early childhood development major. Emily, 941-567-9276.
KIDS FOR HIRE ads are FREE for up to three weeks for Island youths under 16 looking for work. Ads must be placed in person at The Islander office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
HEALTH FOOD AND deli business. 3228 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-580-0626.
LET US DRIVE YOU! Airports, cruise ports. Flat rates. Anna Maria Sunshine Car Service. 941-778-5476.
PROFESSIONAL I.T. SERVICES: Complete computer solutions for business and home. Installation, repair, upgrade, networking, Web services, wireless services. Richard Ardabell, network engineer, 941-778-5708, or cell 216-509-1945.
LIGHT CARPENTRY, HOME repairs, handyman work, deck repairs, dock repairs, etc. Retired tradesman, Island resident. No job too small. Call Steve Doyle 941-778-1708.
TOASTED COMPUTER SERVICES. Your home and business specialist. On-site service, virus/spyware, cleanup, system setup, upgrades, diagnosis and repair, internet/wireless networking, custom system design. 941-224-1069.
I DON’T CUT corners, I clean corners. Professional, friendly cleaning service since 1999. 941-778-7770. Leave message.
TRANSPORT SERVICE: LET me drive you to the airport or anywhere in Florida. Flat rates. Reasonable. Call Mike, 941-448-4100.
HOUSE CLEANING BY Laura. Excellent references. One house, 2BR/2BA, $50. 941-539-6891.
WILDLIFE REMOVAL and relocation: Problem solving for all animals, big and small. Call Joe, Westcoast Nuisance Wildlife Service. 941-720-4152.
PRESSURE WASHING: $18/hour, $45/minimum. Call for a free quote. Reasonable and professional. Bill, 941-896-6788.
HELPING HAND: HOLMES Beach resident offering help with home care, errands, appointments. Rhonda, 941-405-6322.
MOBILE GROOMING: 30 percent off dog baths/nail trim, first-time customers. Call 941-795-0303. www.furrytails4grooming.com.
ACCOUNTING, CONSULTING OR business broking needs. Try Investment Moves. Call Ian, 941-524-8844.
DIRTY SOFFITS? CALL for a free quote. Reasonable and professional. Bill, 941-896-6788.
MIKE’S WINDOW CLEANING: Back in business, thanks to my former customers. Summer special, $5 per window, $7 for patio sliders. Inside and out. Single story and condos. 941-730-8803.
TUTORING SERVICES: Specializing in algebra, geometry, calculus, trigonometry and science. Special needs students welcome. Grades 3-12. Jenifer, 941-224-1760.
BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS JD’s Window Cleaning looking for storefront jobs in Holmes Beach. Free estimates, references. 941-920-3840.
ISLAND MERMAIDS CLEANING and Co.: Gift certificates! 36 years of happy customers. Organizing, pet-watch, storm-check, etc. Rentals our specialty. 941-778-3046.
BEACH SERVICE air conditioning, heat, refrigeration. Commercial and residential service, repair and/or replacement. Serving Manatee County and the Island since 1987. For dependable, honest and personalized service, call William Eller, 941-795-7411. CAC184228.
ANYONE CAN TAKE a picture. A professional creates a portrait. I want to be at your wedding! www.jackelka.com. 941-778-2711.
RELAXING MASSAGE IN the convenience of your home or hotel. Massage by Nadia, more than 19 years on Anna Maria Island. Call today for an appointment, 941-518-8301. MA#0017550.MA#0017550.
GUITAR TROUBLE? KOKO RAY’S ISLAND studio. Instruction in flute, saxophone, guitar, piano and voice. 315 58th St., Holmes Beach, 941-524-7426.
LAWN & GARDEN
CONNIE’S LANDSCAPING INC. Residential and commercial. Full-service lawn maintenance, landscaping, cleanups, hauling and more! Insured. 941-778-5294.
ISLAND LAWN SPRINKLER service and repair. Your complete irrigation repair company. Call 941-778-2581.
TREES BY BREEZE Inc.: Custom landscapes, tree trimming, property maintenance. Insured. Since 1988. Chris, 941-778-2837.
LMK LAWN CARE: Average prices, treat your home like mine. Free estimates. Call Kenny, 941-812-1397.
JR’S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call 941-807-1015.
STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE. For all your landscape needs. Shell $45/yard. Call Shark Mark. 941-301-6067.
KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. 941-448-3857 or 941-448-5207.
SHELL DELIVERED AND spread. Premium grade-A, $45/yard B-grade, $30-$40/yard. Hauling all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 941-795-7775, “shell phone” 941-720-0770.
NATURE’S DESIGN LANDSCAPING. Design and installation. Tropical landscape specialist. Residential and commercial. 30 years experience. 941-729-9381, 941-448-6336.
FREE SNOW REMOVAL is back hauling and installing crushed, washed shell, dirt, mulch and anything else. Please, call David at 941-504-7045.
NURSERY QUALITY GARDEN Care and maintenance. Hand weeding, trimming, cleanup, plant installation. Certified horticultural professional. Call Joan, 941-704-9025.
VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill, 941-795-5100.
TILE -TILE -TILE. All variations of ceramic tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship, prompt, reliable, many Island references. Call Neil, 941-726-3077.
CUSTOM REMODELING EXPERT. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Insured. Meticulous, clean, sober and prompt. Paul Beauregard, 941-730-7479.
GRIFFIN’S HOME IMPROVEMENTS Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and shutters. Insured and licensed, 941-748-4711.
JERRY’S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry work, handyman, light plumbing, electrical, light hauling, pressure washing. Call 941-778-6170 or 941-447-2198.
SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it’s broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I’ll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.
FOREMOST FENCE: Commercial, Residential. Chain link, vinyl, aluminum, wood, access control. Contractors you can depend on. Call 941-748-2700.
J.E. MURRAY: ESTABLISHED Island builder. New homes, remodeling. 30-year resident. Call 941-778-2316 or 941-730-3228.
WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.
WATERFRONT KEY WEST STYLE with dock. Furnished, walk to beach. $150/night, $950/week. $1,900/month off and $2,490/month in season. Use of bikes and kayaks included. 941-794-5980. www.divefish.com.
HOLMES BEACH BUSINESS Center. Rental units available for office/commercial spaces from 750-2,000 sf. Humidity-controlled mini-storage units and garage units, 11 x 22 feet. 5347 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-2924.
HOLMES BEACH COTTAGE: 2BR/1BA. Northwest Bradenton 3BR/2BA pool home, Palma Sola 3BR/3BA pool home. Vacation rentals: www.coastalpropertiesrealty.com. 941-794-1515.
ISLAND ANNUALS: 2BR/2BA ground-level, pool, 55-plus community $1,000/month. 3BR/2BA private home with garage, furnished, $1,500/month. Gulf-Bay Realty, 941-778-7244.
VACATION RENTALS ACROSS from beach. Openings now. 2BR/1BA, $550/week. Almost Beach Apartments. 941-778-2374.
WATERFRONT COTTAGE one bedroom, perfect for one person without much stuff! $1,050/month, annual lease, non smoking. 941-779-0289.
HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL: Clean 2BR/2BA with garage. Nice quiet area, references required, no smoking/pets. $950/month. 941-776-1789.
BRADENTON BEACH: SEASONAL 2BR/1BA. Steps to beach. No pets. $750/week. 941-778-4731.
WATERFRONT 2BR/2BA TOWNHOUSE with boat slip on Palma Sola Bay. Heated pool, patio, cable, washer and dryer. Lease six months plus, $950/month unfurnished, $1,000/month furnished. Call 941-798-3842 or 941-720-7519.
ANNUAL WATERFRONT HOME: 2BR/2BA, sunroom, dock, swimming pool, walk to beach. 941-779-9074.
VACATION RENTALS: 3BR/3BA pool home, 2BR/1BA cottage, 5BR/4BA split pool home, two blocks to Holmes Beach. 3BR/2BA pool home NW Bradenton, 3BR/3BA pool home Palma Sola. Weekly, monthly rentals. Luxury furnishings, all amenities. Inclusive prices. Coastal Properties Realty, 941-794-1515.
ANNUAL DUPLEX: 2BR/2BA, central heat/air conditioning, all appliances, close to beach, no pets, $850/month. 941-745-0407.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/1BA duplex, ground level, $900/month includes water/trash. Anna Maria. 941-778-7003.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/2BA in Flamingo Cay. Split plan, fenced yard, large lanai and deck outside with hot tub. Updated baths. Pets OK. Available July 1. $1,200/month. 941-704-0065.
WEST BRADENTON 3BR/2BA looking for a third roommate Close to the causeway on Manatee. Send email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
BRADENTON BEACH: PRIVATE home on bay. 2BR/2BA enclosed garage, ground level, washer and dryer hookups, one block to beach, $1,300/month. 941-778-6170.
VACATION WEEKEND SPECIAL: Townhouse, 2BR/2BA pool and boat dock, $399. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.
2BR/1BA, beach views, $1,000/month. 2207 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Mike Norman Realty, 941-778-6696.
RESPONSIBLE RETIRED COUPLE: (No smoking, no pets) desires to lease furnished 2BR/’2BA unit in Holmes beach or Anna Maria. Prefer annual but would consider “longer” seasonal arrangement starting in October, 2011. Contact number, 906-420-1389. Please leave message.
SEASONAL OR WEEKLY cottage-style rentals. 1BR/1BA or 55-plus 2BR/1BA with pool. Walk to beach, shopping, restaurants. 941-778-3426. Web site 2spinnakers.com.
DIRECT GULFFRONT: 146 feet on the beach. 3BR/4.5BA, office recreation room, spa, pool, outdoor kitchen and theater, elevator, turnkey furnished. $3,950,000. Suncoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202 or 941-720-0288.
DIRECT GULFFRONT: 4BR/4.5BA, den, three-car garage, pool, spa, elevator, security. Immaculate 2005 Mediterranean villa-style architecture, breathtaking Gulf views, furnished, 5,146 sf under roof, north Anna Maria Island. 12106 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria. $3,400,000. Contact owner, broker, 941-920-1699.
FOR SALE: BRADENTON Beach. Sandpiper Resort, 1BR/1BA, enclosed bonus room, steps to beach. 813-458-3875.
FOR SALE: TRAILER. Pines Park, Bridge Street. $45,000. Updated, furnished, three blocks to beach. Park manager on-site. Boat dock possibility. Owner, 603-508-2039. Cell, 941-567-6726.
SUNBOW BAY (across from Publix) for sale. 2BR/2BA, renewed, furnished, equipped! Asking $268,000. Call 941-778-9684.
NEW UPGRADED CONDOS: Three miles to beach, seasonal, $140,000-plus. 941-773-0212. Taylor Morrison.
MODEST TRAILER FOR sale: 55-plus, 1BR, new appliances, parking, 3 miles to beach, boat stake possible, $7,000. 941-727-5210.
WATERFRONT TOWNHOUSE: 2BR/2BA pool and boat dock, furnished. Perico Bay Club villa, 2BR/2BA, one-car garage, furnished, $198,000. Village Green 3BR/2BA, two-car garage villa, $126,500. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.