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Date of Issue: December 03, 2010

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010


SELLING ALL CONTENTS of 2BR home, package deal, $2,500. Sofas, lamps, tables, chairs, beds, dressers, kitchen items. Great condition, purchased in last three years. Pictures at: 941-545-8488.

FILLET KNIFE: UNCLE Henry Shrade plus 7-inch blade, Staghorn handle, leather sheath included. $25. Frank, 941-761-1415.

ROLLTOP-STYLE DESK: Walnut finish, eight drawers, 55w x 42h x 22d. Excellent condition, $80. 941-795-1533.

CHILD'S ROCKING CHAIR: Antique, wood with cane seat, $25. 941-795-1533 or

SLIPCOVER SUREFIT, SOFTSUEDE solid-colored teal, fits sofa up to 70 inches. Excellent condition. $25. 941-795-1533 or

TWO DAVITS: 2,500 lb. capacity each. $1,000 for both, you move. 941-794-0503.

TABLE SAW: 10-inch with stand, $50. Large, oriental bowl planter, $10. 941-778-2901.

WHITE VINYL LATTICE: used. 4 x 8 feet, $7 per sheet. 941-778-2901.

TWIN BEDROOM SUITE includes two beds, nightstand, dresser with mirror, $100. 863-559-8559.

DELL COMPUTER: 3.06 GHz processor, Windows XP-PRO, $100.  941-756-6728.

HARLEY-DAVIDSON COWGIRL wedding hat with blusher, $25. 941-795-8359.

ASHTON DRAKE LISA doll, “From this day forward.” Numbered. $25. 941-795-8359.

DESK HUTCH: CUBIX, gray. 36 x 42 x 12, $25. 941-795-8359.

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.

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.


ESTATE SALE: 9 a.m.-2 p.m Friday, Sept. 17. 302 and 304 74th St., Holmes Beach, Anna Maria, Florida. Style and shabby chic, table and chairs, sofa, chaise, etagere, two king beds, queen and full pillow top, two twin beds, patio set, easy chairs, yard tools, wall art, four TVs, accessories, linens and kitchen. Julie McClure Sale. Pictures: or

ESTATE SALE: 9:30 a.m.- 2 p.m Friday, Sept. 17. 207 55th St., Holmes Beach. Contents including sterling, sofa bed, Lazy-boy recliner, corner curio, occasional tables, wicker/rattan loveseat, rocker and tables. Nice sale. Sale conducted by Palma Sola Sales, Inc.


ROSER THRIFT SHOP open 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 9 am to noon Saturday. Donations 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779 -2733.

YARD SALE: 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept.18. 204 Archer Way, Anna Maria Household items, appliances, couches, tables, chairs, lamps, plus many miscellaneous goods. All items priced to sell! 269-370-8386 with questions or directions.


YELLOW MAINE COON cat lost from 6600 block of Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Reward offered. 941-725-4488.

FOUND AUG. 27: Camera. 941-962-7785.

FOUND: LEATHER TEVA sandals on beach near 53rd Street, Holmes Beach. Call 941-779-0210.


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.


1999 SATURN S-SERIES coupe. 55,000 miles. Literally driven on island by little old lady. Barely driven last three years. Garage stored. Must sell while we are in area, Sept. 21-30. $2,000. Excellent value. 941-383-3698 or 613-256-6522.

2007 HARLEY DAVIDSON Fatboy Asking $2,930. No trades. Nice looking bike, details and pictures: 727-475-5405.


BOAT PROBLEMS? DON’T delay, have our boat repair specialists fix it today. We offer free towing from dock to marina. Call N.E. Taylor Boatworks bottom pant specialists at 941-794-2802 or e-mail: for details.

FOR RENT: DEEP-water boat slip: North end of Anna Maria, easy access to Gulf. Up to 30 feet, $150/month. 941-794-8877.


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


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. $189,000. 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 COMPUTER GUY, 37 years experience. On-site PC repairs, upgrades, buying assistance and training. Call Bill, 941-778-2535.

LIGHT CARPENTRY, HOME repairs, handyman work, deck repairs, dock repairs, etc. Retired tradesman, Island resident. No job too small. Call Steve Doyle 941-778-1708.

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

CONTACT CAPT. GREG Burke of A Paradise Realty for all of your real estate needs, selling, listing, buying, market analysis. 941-592-8373, or e-mail:

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

ISLAND HOUSEKEEPING: LOCAL girl, great references. Openings for home and vacation rental accounts. Deborah, 941-524-0486

CLUTTER! IF YOU do not know where to begin to enjoy your surroundings, I can help with great sensitivity, take to Goodwill, consign or pack and ship sentimental items to loved ones who would enjoy something from you. I also specialize in staging homes for sale by re-purposing what you already have for a fresh look. Call Nancy Errico for a consultation today! Insured. 941-685-9906.

TRANSPORT SERVICE: LET me drive you to the airport or anywhere in Florida. Flat rates. Reasonable. Call Mike, 941-567-6634.

ALTERATIONS AND CUSTOM home decor, Pillows, cushions. Experienced, dependable. Call Diane 941-778-6373, cell 941-724-6831.

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.: 36 years of happy customers. Organizing, pet-watch, storm-check, etc. Rentals our specialty. 941-778-3046.

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.

KOKO RAY’S ISLAND studio: Back to school specials through September. Instruction in flute, saxophone, guitar, piano and voice. 315 58th St., Holmes Beach, 941-778-8323.


.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, 941-730-7479.

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. $150/night, $950/week. Use of bikes and kayaks included. 941-794-5980.

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.

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

ANNUAL UNFURNISHED GROUND-level duplex. 2BR/1BA, north Holmes Beach. $925/month plus utilities. 941-778-7003.

ANNUAL DUPLEX IN HOLMES Beach. 2BR/2BA on canal, space for boat. Living room, kitchen, storage, washer and dryer hook ups. No pets. Holmes Beach. 941-778-7039.

ANNUAL RENTAL: CLOSE to Island on Cortez Road. 2BR/2BA, 55-plus. $750/month. Keith, 941-792-7568.

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

WATERFRONT CONDO at Mariners Cove. Annual rental with boat slip, 2BR/2BA. 2,000 square feet with enclosed lanai. Two pools, tennis court, washer/dryer. $1,900/month, water and standard cable included. Call 941-920-3358.

ANNUAL: HOLMES BEACH. All new 3BR/2BA, granite counters, full kitchen, washer and dryer, storage shed, three blocks to beach, half block to trolley. $1,600/month. 603-969-6840.

MODEST 1BR TRAILER: 55-plus Paradise Bay, rent $525/month or buy, $15,000 or best offer. 941-727-5201 or 941-735-1647.

WINTER MONTHS: UPGGRADED mobile home. 1BR. Carport, Paradise Bay. $975/month. Satellite TV, utilities. Call 941-761-3341.

FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED: 2BR/2BA, wireless Internet, non-smoker, no pets.

CHARMING MONTHLY/SEASONAL condo. Cross street to Holmes Beach. 2BR/2BA, washer, dryer. Two screened-in decks, heated pool. $2,400/month. 813-634-3790.

HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL rental: Room available in Bayfront home includes pool, boat dock with lift, $800/month. 941-518-8491.

ANNUAL: HOLMES BEACH. Ground-level 2BR/2BA, washer and dryer, fully equipped kitchen. No pets. $900/month. Call 941-778-1819.

SEASONAL: HOLMES BEACH. Spacious 3BR/2BA duplex, upper level. Screened lanai, completely furnished. One house from beach. Gulf view. No pets or smoking. Two-month minimum. 813-689-0925 or

SPACIOUS LOWER 2BR/2BA plus garage near pool. 55-plus community. 10 minutes to beaches. Annual, $950/month plus utilities and deposit. Seasonal, January- April, $1,850/month. May-December, $1,650/month. Call 941-761-4847.

SHORT TERM: VACATION 3BR/2BA NW Bradenton furnished home, weekly/$600, monthly/$1,300. Townhouse, 2BR/2BA, pool, boat slip, weekly/$550, monthly/$950. Perico Bay Club villa, 2BR/2BA, $1,800/month. 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


FREE FORECLOSURE PREVENTION, free Distressed Property Lists! Call James Adkins, 713-0635.'.

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

BAYFRONT PELICAN COVE condo: 2BR/2BA great views, close to everything. Call Capt. Greg, 941-592-8373, A Paradise Realty.

SANDPIPER DOUBLEWIDE: 2BR/1.5BA across from beach. Spacious, remodeled. 2601 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach. Call Lynne, 941-744-7904.

CONDO BARGAINS: FORTY-Three West 2BR/2BA, one-car garage, cathedral ceilings, screened courtyards, pet friendly, $132,000. Custom Village Green 3BR/2BA, two-car garage villa, $149,500. Perico Bay villa, 2BR/2BA, one-car garage, ground floor, turnkey furnished. $229,000. Realtor, 941-356-1456. Real Estate Mart.

FOR SALE: TEARDOWN large lot. 125-foot frontage by 100-feet deep. Less than 300 feet from the Gulf beach end of 50th Street. $600,000 or best offer.120 50th St., Holmes Beach. 941-778-4011.

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


BUY MOUNTAIN LAND now! Lowest prices ever! Bryson City, N.C. 2.5 acres, spectacular views, paved road. High altitude. Easily accessible, secluded. $45,000. Owner financing, 800-810-1590.   

LAKEFRONT BARGAIN! ONLY $44,900. Adjacent lakefront sold for $149,900. Beautiful estate-size homesite in prestigious, gated coastal community with direct ocean access. Enjoy pool, clubhouse, free boat slips, more. All utilities completed. Only one. Easy financing. Call now, 877-888-1415, ext. 2639.

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