Tag Archives: 10-09-2013

HBPD warning: Political sign theft is a crime

Political campaign season can sometimes bring the old adage of “dirty politics” to the forefront of another old adage, “Win at all costs.” Some voters may be familiar with terms such as “smear campaign,” “negative campaigns” and “political attack,” but …

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Sex offender moves to Holmes Beach

A convicted sex offender has moved into the 500 block of Key Royale Drive in Holmes Beach. According to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement website, the 32-year-old male was convicted in September 2007 in Orlando of lewd and lascivious …

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Sports – 10-09-2013

The Feast Restaurants’s Abby Achor and Sydney Leechford of LPAC battle for the ball in the Anna Maria Island Community Center soccer league 11-13 division Oct. 4 action on the center field, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Islander Photos: Kevin Cassidy

Rain ends, soccer season kicks into high gear   Finally, there was a full week of soccer action at the Anna Maria Island Community Center following two weeks of abbreviated play owed to a deluge of rain. With makeup games …

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Island police blotter – 10-09-2013

Anna Maria         • Sept. 30, 300 block of North Bay Boulevard, domestic disturbance. A Manatee County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a disturbance and made contact with a brother and sister arguing. There was no physical contact during the …

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Calendar – 10-09-2013

Seasonal planning         Does your organization rely on you to share its event announcements with The Islander? Then we’d like to hear from you now, as we prepare for the 2013-14 season. Send your 2013-14 events calendar to calendar@islander.org. Please …

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AME celebrates International Peace Day

Anna Maria Elementary School fifth-graders march along the bus route to the stage to surround a newly unveiled peace pole. They carried flags representing peace, the Rotary Club of Anna Maria Island and the countries whose languages were spoken at …

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Real Estate – 10-09-2013

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Fishing – 10-09-2013

Capt. Rick Gross and Seth, 9, and Soria, 7, Radebach of Bradenton show off their catch of mangrove snappers. The kids fished ahead of the rains in September.

Slightly cooler weather brings on red-hot fishing action   October is finally here and the long-awaited cooler weather is around the corner. If you noticed, water temps in the Gulf of Mexico have dropped to around 80 degrees. This slight …

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AME celebrates International Peace Day

Anna Maria Elementary School fifth-graders march along the bus route to the stage to surround a newly unveiled peace pole. They carried flags representing peace, the Rotary Club of Anna Maria Island and the countries whose languages were spoken at …

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Obituaries – 10-09-2013

Gladys Dingee Martineau Gladys Dingee Martineau, 95, died Sept. 27 in St. Louis. Mrs. Martineau and husband Gene were 27-year residents of Bay Palms Drive in Holmes Beach. They were members of the Holmes Beach Christian Science Church and, on …

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