Tag Archives: 12-25-2013

Fishing – 12-25-2013

Sam Foster shows off his smoker kingfish, caught in the Gulf of Mexico about 15 miles offshore with Capt. Larry McGuire. Brother Will Foster assists on the smoker. The St. Louis brothers and their dad caught lots of red grouper, catch-and-release monster gags and a bunch of snappers.

 Can’t beat the weater, nothing beats the fishing   With unseasonably high temps occurring at the end of December, fishing remains consistent around Anna Maria Island and its surrounding waters. Dock fishing with live shrimp is a typical wintertime pattern …

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Obituaries – 12-25-2013

Steven Glen Fleming Steven Glen Fleming, 60, of Holmes Beach, died Dec. 14. He was born Dec. 22, 1952, in Davenport, Iowa, to Dorothy and the late Jack Fleming. After years of travel throughout the Southwest, Mr. Fleming settled in …

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Real Estate – 12-25-2013

796 N. Shore Drive, Anna Maria, a 2,520 sfla / 4,106 sfur 3bed/3½bath/4car home built in 1999 on a 50×100 lot was sold 12/03/13, Bank of the Ozarks to Badr for $845,000; list $899,000. 110 Willow Ave., Anna Maria, a …

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Sports – 12-25-2013

Barb Smith and Toni Teasdale came away gold medalists in pickleball from the Dec. 13-15 Florida International Senior Games and State Championships in Estero.

Pickleball standouts, standbys fill weekly sports card   Twelve members of the Anna Maria Island Community Center Pickleball Club competed in the Florida International Senior Games and State Championships Dec. 13-15 in Estero. The group brought home a total of …

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Calendar – 12-25-2013

Social and service The Kiwanis Club of Anna Maria Island meets most Saturdays at 8 a.m. at the Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe, 4000 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, for breakfast and a meeting. Information: 941-778-1383. Islander File Photo   Wednesday, …

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The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013

ITEMS FOR SALE DEWALT MODEL 745 10-inch contractor table saw, lightly used, complete, $225. 941-778-2346. COMPUTER: DUAL 1.8GHz HT DELL, refurbished $60. 941-756-6728. SECTIONAL SOFA: ATTRACTIVE like new, camel-color material, $500. Available Dec. 28. Cortez. Call 613-864-3398. SOFA: CONTEMPORARY, $100, …

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