Tag Archives: 10-02-2013

Fishing – 10-02-2013

Capt. Mark Howard’s wife Dot, left, and friends Lin Price and husband Andy Price, local fire chief, show off the reds they loaded for the dinner table Sept. 21 while fishing in Tampa Bay with Howard aboard his charter boat, Sumotime. The reds were hooked on shiners under a popping cork.

For anglers, time now to dry out, get the line wet   Now that we’ve had a few days to dry out from recent rainstorms, it’s time to get back on the water. A variety of angling scenarios will unfold …

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Obituaries – 10-02-2013

Alice L. Weaver Alice L. Weaver, 88, of Bradenton and formerly of Holmes Beach, died Sept. 27. She was born Sept. 7, 1925, in New York City to the late Charles B. and Else (Schmidt) Sherman. She was a graduate …

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Special of the day: Burnt toast

The 911 call — fire at the Rod & Reel Pier — went in at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 30. Employees, anglers and customers of the restaurant, including Manatee County Sheriff’s Deputy Gary Sellitto, who said he suspected the fire to …

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Sports – 10-02-2013

The Key Royale Club women didn’t allow recent rains to get in the way of a good time. They enjoyed Wii golf and lunch catered by Key Royale Club chef Scott Langdon. Islander Photo: Courtesy Helen Ross-Pollack

Rain puts damper on links, horseshoes, soccer, more   Players in the youth soccer league at the Anna Maria Island Community Center pressed on last week, albeit in a limited fashion due to almost 7 inches of rainfall Sept. 23-25. …

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The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Oct. 02, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE HP 4-IN-1 OFFICEJET with CD, cables, guide, $25. Like new. 941-794-1225. ANTIQUES, ART, and collectibles. View at The Islander store, 5604B Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online: www.jackelka.com FREEBIE ITEMS FOR …

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