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Date of Issue: July 21, 2010

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, July 21, 2010


DINING TABLES AND chairs, glass top, beveled, 72 x 48-inch. Two white designer pedestals, faux-stone, excellent, $299. 941-545-5671.

MILANI THICK-IT INSTANT healthcare food thickener, regular strength, $10. 941-761-1415.

OVER 500 BOOKS: most 25 cents. 941-794-2392.

SAILBOAT BUMPERS: THREE-feet long, wooden. Two, $10. 941-778-0256.

BOOKCASE: WOODEN, FIVE shelves. 30 x 72 inches, $25. 941-778-0256.

COMPUTER: 1.7 GHz, Windows XP-PRO, $75. 941-756-6728.

POOL BAR: GLASS top, two swivel chairs, bright colors, $40. 941-726-4929.

EUREKA SUPERBROOM: $5. 941-761-1415.

AERIAL PHOTOS of Anna Maria Island. View and purchase online:

COMMERCIAL RESTAURANT SUPPLIES: Ice machine: install and service $2,100. You pick up, $1,600. Assorted stainless shelves: $75. Six-burner gas cooktop and charbroiler: $1,800. 941-730-2606.

FREEBIE ITEMS FOR SALE: Individuals may advertise up to three items, each priced $100 or less, 15 words or less. FREE, one week. Deliver in person to The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, e-mail, fax toll-free 1-866-362-9821. (limited time offer)


GLORIA DEI LUTHERAN Church: All are welcome to come and worship with us! Please call 941-778-1813 or visit us at: for worship times. 6608 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

A MOVEABLE FEAST of Longboat Inc. is doing business as The Feast at 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach FL 34217.

BRADENTON ROTARY CLUB meets at noon Mondays at Mattison's Riverside, 1200 First Ave. W., Bradenton. Club members enjoy fellowship with like-minded professionals. Club projects offer opportunities to benefit the community locally and worldwide. To attend a meeting as our guest, call Trish, 941-747-1871. More information:

HAITI $$$ DONATIONS to the Ministry of Presence Inc.,, urgently needed for local representatives to aid homeless children. Info: The Islander, 941-778-7978.

TERRY HAYES, REALTOR. Signature Sothebys International. 941-302-3100.

WANTED: YOUR OLD cell phone for recycling. Deliver to The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

FISHING GEAR WANTED: The Privateers and The Islander are collecting new or used, repairable fishing poles and reels, nets, tackle, buckets, etc. to give to children. Donate your gear at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

FREE GUN LOCK courtesy of Project Childsafe, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Holmes Beach Police Department. Pick up at The Islander office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Don't be sorry, be safe.


ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday. 50 percent off clothing.  511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.

HOUSEHOLD SALE: 8:30 a.m. Saturday, July 24. Dining tables, rugs, coffee table, artwork, mirrors, household. 246 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach. Behind St. Bernard Catholic Church.

MOVING SALE: Friday and Saturday, July 23-24. Golf cart (Club Car), dual-top gas grill, electric rotisserie, 36-inch Philips HDTV, two leather recliners, couch, bed with headboard, passion fruit vines in Earthboxes. 305-A 64th St., Holmes Beach.

SALE: 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, July 24. 501 72nd St., Holmes Beach.


LOST CAT: Spring Avenue area, Anna Maria. Black, young, with collar and bells. Call 941-778-7430.

KEYS FOUND AT 30th St., Holmes Beach. Found June 2 on bench. Dolphin key chain. Claim at The Islander office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

FOUND: SMALL KEY, tiki with graduation cap key chain. Found near Holmes Beach library. Claim at The Islander office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

LOST: GLASSES. FRIDAY, June 25 on Key Royale Drive, Holmes Beach. 301-524-5650.

FOUND: GLASSES, BROWN frames, in water at beach, 56th Street, Holmes Beach. Claim at The Islander office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

BRONZE 4-FOOT MERMAID fountain stolen July 4. Cash reward, $200 for safe return. 941-778-7934.

LOST CAT: 77th Street area, Holmes Beach. Rudolph, very small, black and white with black spot on chin and has no claws. Rudolph. 863-640-9975.

FOUND: KEYS AT Coquina Beach, July 11. One brass and two small silver keys. Call 941-330-4646.


PARENTS NEEDED for loving homes to foster puppies and kittens until they are old enough for adoption. All food and medical provided. Julie, 941-720-1411.


FOR SALE: 2002 Ford Escort. Automatic, air conditioning, custom stereo, new transmission. Runs great. A bargain. $1,800. Call Rick, 941-224-4977.

FOR SALE: 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier. Automatic, air conditioning, custom stereo. Four-door, runs good. $1,500. Call Rick, 941-224-4977.


17-FOOT WAHOO center-console fishing boat with Bimini, trailer, boat cover, Garmin GPS, 100hp Mercury, recently serviced, runs great. Boat is perfect for Anna Maria Island flats fishing. $4,250. Tyler, 813-382-2520.

TWO OPEN BODY sea kayaks for sale (long, narrow). One Seayak (yellow) and one Seeker (blue). $200 each, $350 for both. In Anna Maria City. E-mail: to see them.


SALES ASSOCIATE: MOTIVATED, experienced real estate licensee for busy Island office. Please call Jesse or Robin at 941-778-7244.


LOOKING FOR A babysitter or pet sitter? Call Kendall, first aid-certified. Great with kids and animals. Four years experience, high school student. 941-779-9783.

ISLAND TEEN WILL help with yard work, mowing, moving furniture, garage cleaning, window washing, more. 941-518-8841.

LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL student available for babysitting. Infant and toddler CPR-certified, first aid-certified. Emily, 941-567-9276.

BABYSITTER AND PETSITTER: Trustworthy and responsible, loves animals. Three years experience with babysitting. Call Claudia, 941-447-9658.

NEED A BABYSITTER or pet sitter? Red Cross certified. Call Kim at 941-592-1894.

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, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.


HEALTH FOOD STORE on Anna Maria Island, located in busy shopping center, large inventory, all equipment and fixtures, completely turnkey, business growing monthly, owners moving, great opportunity for mom and pop. Call Jim, 941-580-0626.

GIFT SHOP FOR sale. Call owner, 941-779-2624. 




LET US DRIVE YOU! Airports, cruise ports. Flat rates. Anna Maria Sunshine Car Service. 941-778-5476.

ISLAND PRESSURE CLEANING, wash away mildew, dirt, salt. Thorough, reasonable, reliable. Free estimates, licensed, insured. 941-778-0944.

I DON’T CUT corners, I clean corners. Professional, friendly cleaning service since 1999. 941-778-7770. Leave message.

ISLAND PET NANNY: Loving pet care. Longtime Island resident, background check, pet CPR-certified, references. Karen Robinson, 941-779-2830 or 941-730-5693.

TOTAL DOOR AND Window Service: Repairs, replacements, sales, parts, stormcatcher hurricane covers, Simonton windows, Plastpro doors, ODL inserts. 941-730-1399.

GOT STUMPS? CALL an experienced, reliable expert. Brad Frederick’s LLC Tree Stump Grinding and surface roots removal. 941-730-0001.

DAVE’S CURB APPEAL: Paint, landscape, light repair, remodel, cleanup. Affordable Island work, $75 per four hours. Island owner, resident, with tools. Dave, 715-418-3531.

OUTTA SIGHT OUTTA Mind: Carpet, upholstery, tile, grout cleaning. clean ups. 941-312-3065.

HOUSE CLEANING BY Laura. Excellent references. One house, 2BR/2BA, $50. 941-539-6891.   

HOUSE AND PETSITTER: 35 years. References. Bonded. Light housekeeping, gardening. Sheila, 941-448-9521.

BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS JD's Window Cleaning looking for storefront jobs in Holmes Beach. 941-920-3840.

>COMPUTER GOT YOU down? Got a virus? Need wireless, network setup? Web site? Need help? Call JC, 941-487-7487.

ISLAND MERMAIDS CLEANING and Co.: 34 years of happy customers. Senior check, pet-watch, storm-check, tour guide, etc. Rentals our specialty. 941-778-3046 or 941-580-4487.

DESIGNER FOR HIRE! All your graphic needs covered! Web design. Call Jon at Smashcat Studios, 941-778-2824 or 941-545-0192.

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! 941-778-2711.

NADIA'S EUROSAGE Relaxing, healing massage in the comfort of your home. Call today for an appointment, 941-795-0887. MA#0017550.

CHECK MY HOUSE! When you're away, we stay close to home. We provide full house checking services to ensure your house is secure while you are away. Call 941-928-8735, or e-mail for details.

TUTORING SERVICES: Specializing in algebra, geometry, calculus, trigonometry and science. Special need students welcome. Grades 3-12. Jenifer, 941-224-1760.

UPSCALE NAIL SALON: Nails on the Island. 30 years experience. Call for an appointment. Now offering in-home services. 941-713-5244.

MUSIC LESSONS WITH Koko Ray. Island studio open now. Instruction in flute, clarinet, saxophone, guitar and piano. 941-778-8323, or evenings, 941-758-0395. 315 58th St., Studio I, Holmes Beach.


CONNIE'S LANDSCAPING INC. Residential and commercial. Full-service lawn maintenance, landscaping, cleanups, hauling and more! Insured. 941-778-5294.

ISLAND LAWN SPRINKLER service and repair. Your complete irrigation repair company. Call 941-778-2581.

TREES BY BREEZE Inc.: Custom landscapes, tree trimming, property maintenance. Insured. Since 1988. Chris, 941-778-2837.

JR'S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call 941-807-1015.


STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE. For all your landscape needs. Shell $45/yard. Call Shark Mark. 941-301-6067.

KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. 941-448-3857 or 941-448-5207.

SHELL DELIVERED AND spread. Premium grade-A, $45/yard B-grade, $30-$40/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. 30 years experience. 941-729-9381.


VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill, 941-795-5100.

TILE -TILE -TILE. All variations of ceramic tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship, prompt, reliable, many Island references. Call Neil, 941-726-3077.

CUSTOM REMODELING EXPERT. All phases of carpentry, repairs and painting. Insured. Meticulous, clean, sober and prompt. Paul Beauregard, 941-779-2294.

GRIFFIN'S HOME IMPROVEMENTS Inc. Handyman, fine woodwork, countertops, cabinets and shutters. Insured and licensed, 941-748-4711.

JERRY'S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry work, handyman, light plumbing, electrical, light hauling, pressure washing. Call 941-778-6170 or 941-447-2198.

SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it's broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I'll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.

FOREMOST FENCE: Commercial, Residential. Chain link, vinyl, aluminum, wood, access control. Contractors you can depend on. Call 941-748-2700.

J.E. MURRAY: ESTABLISHED Island builder. New homes, remodeling. 30-year resident. Call 941-778-2316 or 941-730-3228.


WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434.

WATERFRONT KEY WEST STYLE with dock. Furnished, walk to beach, eateries and shops. $150/night, $950/week. Use of bikes included. 941-794-5980.

RENTAL WANTED: ISLAND business owner seeks 3BR/2BA home for two year or longer lease. Call Tom, 941-993-4909.

ANNA MARIA BEACHFRONT, waterfront vacation rental. 5BR/4BA. $2,200/week. 559-760-1331.

VACATION RENTALS: 3BR/3BA pool home, 2BR/1BA cottage, 5BR/4BA split pool home, two blocks to Holmes Beach. 3BR/2BA pool home, northwest Bradenton, 3BR/3BA pool home, Palma Sola. Weekly, monthly rentals. Luxury furnishings, all amenities. Inclusive prices. Coastal Properties Realty, 941-794-1515.

WALK TO GULF beaches. Refurbished, upgraded Sandpiper 55-plus 2BR/1BA. Furnished, carport, bay view. No smoking, no pets. $650/month, $500 deposit. 941-545-8923.

 $350/WEEK: 55-plus, Sandpiper Resort. 1BR/1BA sleeps four. Turnkey, walk to beach. $700/month. 941-778-5152.

LONGBOAT KEY SEASONAL rental: 2BR/2BA condo. Washer and dryer, beautifully decorated, gorgeous bay views, two pools, beach, tennis court, exercise room, clubhouse. Available November. $3,500/month plus electric. Owner, 516-647-9818.

ANNUAL RENTAL: HOLMES Beach 3BR/2BA canal home. Dock, large two-car garage, tile throughout, very nice kitchen, screened back porch. Utilities not included. $1,695/month. 863-660-8366.

OFFICE, RETAIL, PROFESSIONAL space: 8803/8799 Cortez Road. 600 sf, $500/month. 1,200 sf (former salon) and 1,300 sf. 1-800-952-1206.

ISLAND BEAUTY: 2BR/2BA 2005 doublewide manufactured home, turnkey furnished, $199,000. 727-599-4817 for appointment.

CORTEZ 1BR, LANAI, washer and dryer. Water, lawn, trash paid. No dogs. $615/month. 941-545-9025.

CHARMING CANAL HOUSE: 2BR/2BA, no pets, $1,800/month plus utilities. 717-392-4048.

FOUR-MONTH SPECIAL: August-November, $2,400  55-plus mobile resort, 1BR, turnkey, steps to beach. 941-778-5152.

BREATHTAKING SUNSETS: SKIP out your front door onto the beach, Gulf, beach views every room. 55-plus. Annual, $2,000/month plus utilities. 717-392-4048.

ANNUAL WATERFRONT: 2BR/1BA ground floor, private, ocean-view patio, beautifully tiled new bath, tile throughout, pool, laundry. $1,100/month, $1,100 security deposit. 201 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria. Reggie, 786-375-9633.

SUMMER/FALL VACATION: 2BR/2BA pool, boat dock, $399/weekend, $599/week. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.

SEASONAL OR WEEKLY cottage-style rentals. 1BR/1BA or 55-plus 2BR/1BA with pool. Walk to beach, shopping, restaurants. 941-778-3426. Web site


BUILD WEALTH through short sales and foreclosures. Call James at 941-713-0635.

DIRECT GULFFRONT 4BR/4.5BA, den, three-car garage, pool, spa, elevator, security. Immaculate 2005 Mediterranean villa-style architecture with breathtaking Gulf views. 5,146 sf under roof on north Anna Maria Island, 12106 Gulf Drive. $3,500,000, furnished. Contact owner, broker, 941-920-1699.

10 MINUTES TO the beach. 3BR/2BA home, maintenance-free community, lake view. Built in 2001. Mid $200,000s. 941-758-2281.

NORTHWEST BRADENTON LOTS: 75x150 feet each, by Robinson Preserve. Secluded private drive, water, joint venture with builder available. $95,000 or $180,000, both. 941-920-4910.

SALE: 2BR/2BA BEACH cottage. New heated pool, three porches,

large corner lot, duplex deeded. $359,000. 941-920-4910.

VILLAGE GREEN CONDO: 2BR/2BA, two-car garage. Family room, remodeled kitchen, bath, flooring, air conditioning. Reduced,  $149,300. Call John, Real Estate Mart, 941-720-7519.

2BR TROPICAL PALM Mobile Home Park. 15 minutes to beach. Doublewide. $49,000. Rent, $695/month.Will finance. 863-608-1833.

MIRROR LAKE CONDO near IMG. 2BR/2BA turnkey furnished. Vaulted ceilings, fireplace, lakeside. Great home or rental with eight-year rental history. By owner, principals only. 941-758-9622 or email: $79,000.

PRIME COMMERCIAL CORNER property with extra lot. Great traffic and visibility. $340,000. Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton. 941-920-3603.

BAYFRONT: PANORAMIC VIEWS, charming renovation. 2BR/1BA, office, pool, garage, screen room, mature landscaping. $795,000. 941-778-0029.

GREAT FAMILY HOME: 3BR/2BA, pool, large yard, totally remodeled, bamboo floors. Great schools. $235,000. 941-920-3603,

FLORIDA BUSINESSES FOR sale. Get your E2/EB-5 Visa. Call James Adkins, 941-713-0635. .

CANAL HOUSE: VERY close to bay with just-dredged sailboat deep water. 2BR/2BA, $490,000. 509 59th St., Holmes Beach. 717-392-4048.

AFFORDABLE: VILLAGE GREEN villa. 3BR/2BA, two-car garage, $159,000. Forty-Three West, 2BR/2BA, one-car garage, $132,500. Unique singe-family home, 2BR/2BA, two-car garage with condo amenities, $195,000. Call Realtor Fred Flis, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.

CANAL HOUSE: PRISTINE, renovated. $470,000. 514 71st  St., Holmes Beach. 717-392-4048.

PRICE REDUCED: DUPLEX on two deeded lots, both units 2BR/1.5BA, elevated, park under building. $450,000. Call owner: 941-730-2606.


CROSSVILLE, TENNESSEE: Top 100 cities to live in. Lots with spectacular mountain views, underground utilities, cool temps, low crime, property taxes and insurance. No state income tax. Priced from the $20s. 931-707-0393.

COASTAL WATERFRONT LAND sale: July 24. Only $89,900. Direct Atlantic Ocean access! Adjoining lot sold for $309,900! All amenities complete. Paved roads, underground utilities, clubhouse and pool. Excellent financing. Call now, 877-888-1406, ext. 2619.

DIRECT WATERFRONT WITH sandy beach shoreline! Only $37,900. Wooded, park-like setting on one of Alabama’s top recreational waterways with gorgeous sandy shoreline. All amenities completed. Boat to Gulf of Mexico! Excellent financing. Call now, 866-952-5302, ext. 5455.

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS: Best land buy! 2.5 acres, spectacular views, gated, paved road. High altitude. Easily accessible, secluded. Bryson City. $45,000. Owner financing. 800-810-1590.

NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS closeout sale! Cabin shell, two-plus acres with great view, very private, big trees, waterfalls and large public lake nearby, $99,500. Bank financing. 866-275-0442.

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