ITEMS FOR SALE
TWO PLOTS: SKYWAY Gardens, section C, front, for sale. Sell for $2,195, asking $2,000 each, will split transaction fee. Call Donna, 941-465-7699.
WINE COOLER: ALLAVINO two-zone wine storage refrigerator. 99-bottle capacity, two individual temperature-controlled zones. Black with glass door, 2 years old. $500. Call or text, 616-490-3814.
COMPUTER: DELL DUAL core, refurbished, $60. 941-756-6728.
ANTIQUE PARTNER DESK: All wood, $1,000. See at The Islander office, 3218 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach.
FOUR OAK OFFICE chairs: Antiques, perfect for eclectic dining set. The Islander newspaper, 3218 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach.
FREEBIE ITEMS FOR SALE
Individuals may place one free ad with up to three items, each priced $100 or less, 15 words or less. FREE, one week, must be submitted online. Email email@example.com, fax toll-free 1-866-362-9821. (limited time offer)
YOGA AND SPIRITUAL retreat on AMI. Led by Erin Geraghty, Yoga therapist and personal coach. Retreat includes yoga and meditation twice a day, a private chef and all meals, spiritual lecture, healing energy work, personal coaching and Frannie Hoffman. For more information, 570-497-7801 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
WE AT ISLAND Beach Monkeys LLC, now doing business as Monkey Bus, are proud to offer free rides anywhere on Anna Maria Island, Cortez, and Perico Island. Pickups: noon ‘til 3 a.m. For events/pickups outside of our regular hours please, call 24 hours in advance. Call 941-565-6542.
OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS MEETING: 7 p.m. Thursday nights at Church of the Annunciation, 4408 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach. Contact number: 813-494-6518.
WANTED: WORKOUT DVDs and retired but working XBox, Wii units with games for Ministry of Presence for kids and teens in Haiti. Deliver to The Islander, 3218 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach.
WANTED: YOUR OLD cell phone for recycling. Deliver to The Islander, 3218 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach.
AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online: www.jackelka.com.
FREE GUN LOCK courtesy of Project Childsafe, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Holmes Beach Police Department. Pick up at The Islander office, 3218 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach. Don’t be sorry, be safe.
ROSER THRIFT SHOP and Annex: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Donations preferred on Wednesdays, 9-11 a.m. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.
MOVING SALE: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 8. 3607 E. Bay Drive, #104, Holmes Beach.
PET PAL PET sitting: Short and long term, in your house or mine. 18-year Island resident. 941-704-5937. email@example.com.
PLEASE FOSTER A pet! Moonracer Animal Rescue, 941-896-6701. www.moonraceranimalrescue.com.
2008 SATURN AURA: Four-door, great condition, $2,800. 248-765-2702.
WIN THIS CAR! 1985 Mercedes Benz 280 SL. Raffle to benefit Moonracer No Kill Animal Rescue in April. $100 donation. www.moonraceranimalrescue.com for photo and details.
BOATS & BOATING
BIMINI BAY SAILING: Small sailboat rentals and instruction. Day. Week. Month. Sunfish, Laser, Windrider 17 and Precision 15. Call Brian at 941-685-1400.
PONTOON BOAT RENTAL Create life long memories. Call 941-778-2121 or see boatflorida.net.
BOATING ON THE Manatee! Sanpan pontoon out of Bradenton. Perfect for families. Boat to restaurants, bars, bird sanctuaries, Egmont Key. 404-277-4487.
20-FOOT GRADY White boat: 1987. 150 Evinrude two-cycle, 1998. Trailer. Located AMI. $3,500. 231-578-4127.
1978 23-FOOT Mako. Center console with 200-hp Johnson. $3,500 obo. Bradenton. 256-998-1049.
JET-SKI TRAILER: 2003 two-places with storage boxes, new tires, bearing repack, spare tire. $500. Call or text, 616-490-3814.
INSURANCE AGENCY: HOLMES Beach hiring full-time 2-20 or 4-40 licensed insurance customer service representative. Must have at least three years experience with a multi-line, independent insurance agency. Please inquire for more information to firstname.lastname@example.org or 941-567-6266.
FULL-TIME AND part-time beach attendants wanted for Longboat Key resort. Swimming and sailing experience and some boat maintenance skills are required. Hours are flexible and do include weekends. You would be setting up the beach in the morning and breaking it down in the evening, keeping the beach in an orderly condition. Must be service-oriented as you would be offering chairs and umbrellas to the guests as well as setting up the Hobie Cat boats, kayaks and stand-up paddle boards. Call 941-383-5511 for further information.
INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS NEEDED for growing courier/delivery service. Part-time Monday, Wednesday, Friday. Must have: late model cargo van /SUV/mini van/car with minimum $100/$300 liability insurance. Clean driving record. Able to pass an extensive background check and drug test. Able to lift and move up to 70 lbs. Only reliable, self-motivated need apply. As an independent contractor you are expected to be a professional business person. You will be responsible for your own expenses, including fuel, insurance, background check, uniforms and tools. If you are unable to meet these requirements, please do not contact us! Send resume and contact information to schedule interview: email@example.com or call 941-242-0292.
REPORTER WANTED: Full-to-part-time. Print media, newspaper experience or journalism degree required. Apply via email with letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org.
KIDS FOR HIRE
KIDS FOR HIRE ads are FREE for up to three weeks for Island youths under 16 looking for work. Ads must be placed in person at The Islander office, 3218 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach.
I DON’T CUT corners, I clean corners. Professional, friendly cleaning service since 1999. 941-779-6638. Leave message.
ISLAND COMPUTER GUY, 37 years experience. On-site PC repairs, upgrades, buying assistance and training. Call Bill, 941-778-2535.
CLEANING: RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL and resort. Love what we do, love to work. 941-756-4570.
PRESSURE WASHING AND windows: Commercial, residential and resorts. Roofs, buildings, houses driveways, paver sealing, etc. 941-251-5948.
AUTHORITY ONE SERVICES: Cleaning, vacation rentals, resorts, real estate, commercial/residential cleaning. Ask about our other services. Call 941-565-3931.
U FLY I drive your car anywhere in the USA. Airport runs, anywhere. Office, 941-447-6389. 941-545-6688.
NEED A RIDE to the airports? Tampa $65, St. Pete, $55, Sarasota, $30. Call Gary, 863-409-5875. Email: email@example.com.
WILDLIFE REMOVAL AND relocation: Problem solving for all animals, big and small. Call Joe, Westcoast Nuisance Wildlife Service. 941-720-4152.
FEMALE CAREGIVER SEEKING employment. Light housekeeping, making meals, running errands. Certified, references. Call Michelle, 801-833-8146.
BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS JD’s Window Cleaning looking for storefront jobs in Holmes Beach. I make dirty windows sparkling clean. 941-920-3840.
BEACH SERVICE air conditioning, heat, refrigeration. Commercial and residential service, repair and/or replacement. Serving Manatee County and the Island since 1987. For dependable, honest and personalized service, call William Eller, 941-795-7411. CAC184228.
ANYONE CAN TAKE a picture. A professional creates a portrait. I want to be at your wedding! www.jackelka.com. 941-778-2711.
RELAXING MASSAGE IN the convenience of your home or hotel. Massage by Nadia, more than 19 years on Anna Maria Island. Call today for an appointment, 941-518-8301. MA#0017550.MA#0017550.
LAWN & GARDEN
CONNIE’S LANDSCAPING INC. Residential and commercial. Full-service lawn maintenance, landscaping, cleanups, hauling and more! Insured. 941-778-5294.
TREES BY BREEZE: Tree trimming, landscapes, maintenance, insured. “What’s said is good as done.” 941-778-2837.
ISLAND LAWN SPRINKLER Service: Repairs, installs. Your local sprinkler company since 1997. Call Jeff, 941-778-2581.
SHELL DELIVERED AND spread. $55/yard. Hauling all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 941-795-7775, “shell phone” 941-720-0770.
NATURE’S DESIGN LANDSCAPING. Design and installation. Tropical landscape specialist. Residential and commercial. 35 years experience. 941-448-6336.
STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE: Shell, lime rock, palms, river rock, construction demolition, fencing, pressure washing, hauling debris and transport. Shark Mark, 941-301-6067.
VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill, 941-795-5100. www.vangopainting.net.
CUSTOM REMODELING EXPERT. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Insured. Meticulous, clean, sober and prompt. Paul Beauregard, 941-730-7479.
TILE -TILE -TILE. All variations of ceramic tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship, prompt, reliable, many Island references. Call Neil, 941-726-3077.
GRIFFIN’S HOME IMPROVEMENTS Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and wood flooring. Insured and licensed. 941-722-8792.
JERRY’S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry, handyman, light hauling, pressure washing. Jack of all trades. Call 941-778-6170 or 941-447-2198.
ISLE TILE: QUALITY installation floors, counters, backsplashes, showers. Licensed, insured. Call Chris at 941-302-8759.
ANNA MARIA HOME Accents: 20 years experience in building and remodeling. Local, licensed and insured. No job too small. We accept all major credit cards. 786-318-8585.
PROFESSIONAL PAINTING SERVICES: Prompt and reliable, meticulous, thorough, quality workmanship. Interior/exterior, wallpaper removal. Also minor repairs and carpentry. Free written estimates. Bill Witaszek, 941-307-9315.
I CAN FIX that! No job too small. 20 years experience. Remodel, new construction. Call Brent, 941-524-6965.
SOUTHWEST HOME IMPROVEMENT: Michigan builder, quality work guaranteed. Affordable, timely, within budget. Call Mike, 1-616-204-8822.
WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.
SEASONAL RENTAL available: 2BR/2BA all amenities. Ground floor, pool, no pets/smoking. 941-363-1227.
VACATION RENTAL: AVAILABLE Feb. 1. 2BR/2BA, open floor plan, cathedral ceiling, tile, walk to beach. Bradenton Beach. $3,000/month. 941-778-2928, 941-730-6349.
SEASONAL RENTAL: 3BR/2BA, one-car garage. Retro 1960s, pet-friendly, fenced yard, RV/boat parking available. $700/week, $2,500/month. 941-795-7775 or 941-720-0770.
MARTINIQUE NORTH: DIRECT Gulffront 3BR/2BA, pool, no pets/smoking. 352-514-7046.
OFF-SEASON RENTAL: No annual lease, 2BR/2BA single-family home. Cordova Lakes, Bradenton. Turnkey. Five miles to beach, available April 1-Dec. 31. No smoking, no pets. $1,200-$1,600. Contact P. Figueroa, Keller Williams Realty, 941-348-3071.
VILLA: 1BR/1.5BA 55-plus. Must rent for three months or more. No pets allowed. No smoking allowed. Immaculate. Completely furnished. Carport, laundry, a second queen-size bed, totally remodeled with top of the line materials. Pool, tennis, shuffleboard, kayaks and boat dock available. Located on Sarasota Bay. $1,000/month plus electric. Call 585-230-0749, leave a message.
LONG TERM OR short term rental: Best location, 1.5 short blocks to beach, two blocks to bay. 3,200-sf home with private apartment. Parking for up to seven cars, fenced yard and mature foliage. Within six miles of all three bridges. Slideshow link: https://youtu.be/RC3FaZ2iknY.
WEEKLY, MONTHLY, SEASONAL rentals. Brand new luxury condos. Spectacular views from living, kitchen, master. 3BR/3BA. New, quiet community located on Anna Maria Sound. 727-482-4766.
GARAGE FOR RENT: Holmes Beach. $300 for April 25-Oct. 25. 941-779-0807.
2BR/2BA CONDO: ENTER to a breathtaking view of the bay, added enjoyment from the deck. Westbay Point and Moorings, AMI, pool, tennis, fishing, Wi-Fi, cable, No pets or smoking. November-February. 407-488-2122.
SEMI-ANNUAL OR annual: Furnished 2BR/1BA, walk to beach. Open floor plan, cathedral ceilings, tile, cable, water, trash included. $1,250/month. 941-778-2928, 941-730-6349.
HOLMES BEACH: FURNISHED 2BR/1BA rental open for 2017-2018 season, October-May. One block to beach, washer, dryer, dishwasher, patio. Ground-level duplex. Call to see now, 941-778-2891.
HOLMES BEACH: 2BR/2BA off-season duplex. Beautifully furnished with garage. No pets, smoking. $1,750/month plus electric. 941-778-2824.
HOLMES BEACH: SPACIOUS, very clean furnished 2BR/2BA. Available May 1-Nov. 1. $1,600/month plus utilities. Text or call, 513-582-6452.
REAL ESTATE: BUY, sell, invest. Enjoy. Billi Gartman, Realtor, An Island Place Realty. 941-545-8877. www.AnnaMariaLife.com.
STARTING FROM THE upper $200,000s. Only minutes from the beach, this new, active adult community is perfectly located just south of Manatee Avenue off Village Green Parkway. Perfectly designed, open 2BR or 3BR/2BA plus den and two-car garage floor plans. Luxurious amenities, pool, spa, gym, pickleball and fenced-in dog park. HOA only $190/month. Models open daily. Contact us, 941-254-3330. www.MirabellaFlorida.com.
2BR/2BA SEASIDE GARDENS home in Holmes Beach. Great fishing fantastic open water view, affordable. Email Captnse@gmail.com or call 970-846-7394.
PERICO BAY CLUB: 2BR/2BA villa, gated, water views. Recent remodel, kitchen, baths, windows, air conditioning, water heater. Stainless appliances. Washer, dryer included. Walk-in closets, wood floors. Great condition. Asking $284,900. 941-254-4415.
OWNER MUST SELL: Family illness, Harbour Isles development, adjoining Anna Maria Island. Eleven-room coach home, beautiful water views. Built 2014, 2,960 sf. Lots of amenities, minutes to beach. Owner financing available, furnishing separate agreement. Reduced $60,000 to $839,000. Make offer. 941-383-5244.