Tag Archives: 09-22-2010

Robinson escorted out of WMFR meeting

Holmes Beach Commissioner Al Robinson has been a mainstay at West Manatee Fire Rescue District Commission meetings the past few months, consistently blasting WMFR for alleged wasteful spending. On Sept. 16, a Holmes Beach Police Department officer escorted Robinson out …

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Sport – 9-22-2010

Morgan Burns, Olivia Glavan and Sullivan Ferreria demonstrate Sparks Steel Art Tigers spirit as winners of the Division II Spirit Week competition at the Center.

A player on Team Dojo moves the ball against Team Sandbar on Soccer Spirit Day at the Anna Maria Island Community Center.

Logan Imes, 4, and father George cheer on Team Dojo during Soccer Spirit Day Sept. 18 at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. The spirit day coincided with a Spanish fiesta.

It must be fall, there’s soccer in the air The Anna Maria Island Community Center’s fall recreational soccer season got kicked off with “Spirit,” Sept. 17-18 on the center’s two soccer fields. Players and parents participated in Spirit Week, a …

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Island real estate transactions – 9-22-2010

311 68th St., Unit B, Anna Maria Island Beachwalk, Holmes Beach, a 1,500 sfla / 2,500 sfur 3bed/2bath/2car land condo with pool built in 2010 was sold 09/01/10, KPI Holdings LLC to Krause for $485,000; list $495,000. 205 N. Harbor …

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Island police blotter – 9-22-2010

Anna Maria Sept. 13, 400 block of Hibiscus Road, alarm. A Manatee County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a burglary alarm. When the deputy arrived, he found a broken window, but nothing else had been disturbed. The deputy reported the …

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Obituaries – 9-22-2010

Matthew Jerome Kinney Matthew Jerome Kinney, 52, died Sept. 14. Mr. Kinney was a native of Danville, Ill., and came from there to Anna Maria Island with his family in 1987. He relocated to Bradenton in the late 1990s. He …

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Fishing – 9-22-2010

Chantele Oaks of Casper, Wyo., holds an amberjack she caught while on vacation to Anna Maria Island. Oaks was fishing with Capt. Larry McGuire and used a live pinfish in about 150 feet of water depth.

The Rev. Greg Dumas of The Crossing Church in Brandon shows off the cobia he caught on a live pinfish about 130 feet from the Anna Maria shore while fishing with Capt. Larry McGuire.

Redfish to begin spawn; beach action heating up With this week’s full moon, redfish, which have already invaded the local bays in large numbers, will begin to spawn. Many will head to the Gulf and passes. Already some large schools …

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The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010

ITEMS FOR SALE SOFA BED: EXCELLENT condition, 69 inches long $100. Lazy Boy recliner, $50. 941-538-4100. PADDLE BOARD FOR sale: 11-feet 6-inch Waterman C4, with carbon-fiber paddle. 941-778-3206. QUEEN PILLOW TOP: ONE year old. Was in guest room, moved, no …

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Islander Calendar – 9-22-2010

Wednesday, Sept. 22 First day of autumn. 11 a.m. – Einstein Circle Discussion Group meets at the Studio at Gulf and Pine, 10101 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria. Information: 941-359-4296. Thursday, Sept. 23 5 to 7 p.m. – Holmes Beach author …

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