Santa's little helper
Stuart Little, the albino squirrel residing at Wildlife Inc., got decked out for the holidays ó with the help of some computer imaging expertise. Stuart and Wildife Inc.'s Ed and Gail Straight sent out the image as a holiday wish to supporters. The animal rehabilitation organizationís wish list includes acorns, seed and other caretaking items. For more information, call 941-778-6324. Islander Image: Wildlife Inc.
Santa, pirates draw crowd By Lisa Neff. Islander Reporter
The Island celebrated the holiday season in "yo, ho, ho" fashion Dec. 9.
Annual Christmas Parade and Fun Day photos, Click here.
Top Notch: First weekly winner also 2006 grand prize winner
The grand prize winner from among six weekly award-winning photos in the 2006 "Top Notch" Islander photo contest is 'Hermit' by Kim Klement of Bradenton. Her shot was the first winner on June 28 and was taken at Andros Island in the Bahamas in May. She can claim her grand prize, including $100 from The Islander, a dining certificate from Ooh La La! Bistro, a bottle of champagne from Anna Maria Island Liquor and Wine, dinner for two at a Chiles Group Restaurant and framing of the winning photo by Decor and More. Congratulations to all the winners - and be watching next week for our featured runnersup.
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