Tag Archives: 06-27-2012

County eyes major beach renourishment

Manatee County natural resources director Charlie Hunsicker is planning what he calls the “central beach” renourishment project for Anna Maria Island starting in 2014 or early 2015. Hunsicker told the Manatee County Tourism Development Council at its June 18 meeting …

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Law enforcement says ‘no’ to illegal fireworks

Anyone planning a private fireworks display or even setting off a few firecrackers in Anna Maria and along the beaches July 4 should heed a warning from Sgt. Dave Turner of the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office-Anna Maria substation.     “Anything …

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HB v. BB: Lawsuit errs on Sandpiper name

On behalf of Sandpiper Resort Co-op, local attorney Charles H. Webb filed a motion June 15 to nullify the effect of a recent lawsuit served on Sandpiper Co-op Resort Inc. in Bradenton Beach.         Holmes Beach filed suit in the …

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AM election makes New York news

Anna Maria has certainly received its share of publicity of late, particularly in tourism and wedding magazines, on websites and in newspaper articles. The city probably got publicity it didn’t want or need June 17 when the New York Daily …

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Police seek information on burglary suspects

Holmes Beach police are asking for information from the public in identifying this man dressed in a woman’s wig. He is wanted in connection with a Holmes Beach vehicle burglary.

Holmes Beach police are seeking the identity of three suspects in connection to separate vehicle burglaries where checks and credit cards were stolen. A Hispanic male was captured on video at a bank in Valrico, Fla., attempting to cash a …

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Key Royale man arrested for shooting, beating bird

Pardee

A 75-year-old Holmes Beach man faces felony cruelty to an animal charge after what police say was a deadly attack on a great white heron. Laurie Pardee, 671 Key Royale Drive, Holmes Beach, was arrested June 16 after allegedly shooting …

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First ‘Top Notch’ deadline July 6 for cover spot

If you’ve got a great snapshot, we’ve got a contest you could win. The Islander Top Notch photo contest will begin publishing weekly winning photos July 11. Six weekly winning pictures will be featured on the cover of The Islander, …

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The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, June 27, 2012

ITEMS FOR SALE BODY BY VI 90-Day Health Challenge kits for sale: www.ashleymatelau.bodybyvi.com or call 941-962-5637. Transform your body now! EUREKA UPRIGHT VACUUM: Used, not abused, $15, two antique solid metal floor lamps $10 each. 941-778-6766. PATIO TABLE, CHAIRS, umbrella …

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