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Vol. 17 No. 23 - March 22, 2017



THE BEST VOLUNTEER position on the island. The AMI Historical Museum needs docents and bread makers. Call Lynn at 813-758-3234 or

ROSER FOOD BANK needs donations of cash and non-perishable food. Donations boxes are located at the Church, Moose Club, Walgreen's and The Anna Maria Island Sun Newspaper (corner of Gulf and Palm).


RED CROSS CERTIFIED baby sitter. Honor student. Call or text Isabel 941-545-7995


ISLAND BOAT SALES. Business Is Brisk. Now's The Time, Snowbirds Are Here. All Boats Sell. "Business On A Hand Shake" Dave/Owner & Island Resident. 941-228-3489


QUALITY COUNTS. CARPET cleaning. Upholstery cleaning. Tile & grout cleaning. Island's favorite cleaner. Manatee Chamber Member. Great price/free estimates. Call 941-756-1082


CLEANING: RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL & RENTALS. Professional and Reliable.  Call 941-756-4570

CLEANING: RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL, Construction and Vacation Rentals . Also available Power Washing and Windows. Call 941-251-5948


EMPIRE COMPUTER SERVICE Computer problems fixed in your home or office. The fastest friendliest service around. Serving the Island since 2004. Call 941-739-6424


LICENSED  INSURANCE AGENT position available. 2-20 or 4-40 license required with at least 3 years experience with Property & Casualty Insurance Agency. To inquire please call 941-567-6266 or email brent.moss@

NAIL TECHNITION & STYLIST NEEDED Must have Cosmetologist license. Small shop on Anna Maria Island. Work flexible hours. Call 941-538-0225

NOW HIRING at AMOB on the Pier, Bradenton Beach. Hiring all positions. Come in Monday through Friday between 3pm and 5pm to apply.


CAPT. MAC GREGORY Fishing Charters. Full Day, Half Day, Night, Inshore & Near Shore. 941-809-5783 U.S.C.G. Certified/Insured


TWO UNIVERSAL TIRES with 15" Rims 5 lugs 4.75. $40 for pair OBO Call 781-771-7802


ROSER THRIFT SHOP and ANNEX, Open 9:30am.-2 pm Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and 10am. – 1pm. on Saturday.  Donations preferred on Wednesdays  9am. -11pm.  511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.

FLEA MARKET RADERS REEF parking lot Sunday March 26. 8am-4pm 5508 Marina Dr. Antiques, collectibles, jewelry, furniture, misc. items

MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE Sale 9am-2pm. Friday & Saturday March 24 & 25. 503 and 505 69th St, Holmes Beach. Art work, household items, tools and More!  

PALMA SOLA THRIFT SHOP selling down contents of 4 storage units, 10 years of catch all in 1400 square feet of space. Filled to the brim! All must go by March 30. Accent furniture, antique pieces, home décor. Home décor/nick-knacks will be dollared out on sidewalk. Furniture items make us an offer. 9516 Cortez Rd West. 2 miles past Cortez Bridge in Mount Vernon Plaza. Questions call Carol 941-812-7679.


TILE! TILE! TILE! All variations of tile supplied and installed. Quality workmanship. Prompt, reliable, many Island references. Free estimates. Neil  941-726-3077    

RENOVATION SPECALIST ALL carpentry repairs, Wash Family Construction, locally owned and operated CBC 1258250 Call 941-725-0073.

KERN CONSTRUCTION NEW Homes & Remodel. Design/Build. Since 1968. License # CRC1327296. Call Jerry Kern 941-778-1115

“HONEY DO" HOME Repairs & Handyman Services. 35 yrs experience. Painting, drywall, tile, woodwork. All tasks. Call 941-896-5256 or 941-807-5256

HANDYMAN.  RETIRED ENGINEER. Free estimates. “No job too Small”. Repairs, replacements, improvements, wall TV’s, shelves, cabinets, calking etc. Call Jim 941-448-7806 

GET’R DONE DRYWALL, INC Specializing in Remodels & Repairs. Island Resident for 18 years. Call Neil Cell 941-962-1194 

HOME IMPROVEMENT Michigan General Contractor 30+ yrs. experience. Large or small projects. Budget minded knowledgeable tradesman will complete your project start to finish: On Time/On Budget. Call Mike 616-204-8822.  

WALY PRECISION PAINTING:  painting, drywall, stucco, and remodeling, commercial/residential, licensed & insured. Call 941-448-1928 or 941-465-6324

BESPOKE SERVICES, MASTER CARPENTER for all home & office repairs. Also painting, decorating, decking & dock repairs,. Large or small works. Reasonable Rates! Island guy for Island work. Call RICHARD 941-448-3571  

SHEETROCK/DRYWALL REPAIRS install & finish. STUCCO Repairs. All wall & ceiling textures. All home maintenance & repairs. 30 years experience. Free Estimates! Call 941-321-0482


R. GAROFALO’S Interlocking brick pavers, driveways, patios, pool decks. Free estimates. Licensed & Insured. Call Rafael 941-778-4823 or Veronik 941-526-7941  

SHELL DELIVERED AND spread $55/yd. Hauling all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 941-795-7775, "shell phone" 941-720-0770   

STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE. Specializing in Old Florida Seashell driveways and scapes. Also Rock, Mulch, & Soil. Free estimates. Call Shark Mark 941-301-6067


NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE NORMS TOWING gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 3/22/2017 9:00am at 1855 63rd Ave E Bradenton FL 34203 pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. NORMS TOWING reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids


LOST KAYAK BIMINI BAY Floated away on Sunday nights storm. Tan Feather Lite. Please call 941-778-3057

LOST ENVELOPE WITH Money in it. Border of Holmes Beach & Bradenton Beach. REWARD 361-944-0167

LOST HEAVY GOLD CHAIN with Blue Stone near 47th Ave in Holmes Beach on December 26. REWARD! Call 908-963-1702

LOST MY GRANDMOTHER'S gold wedding band (initials inside and date) at Coquina Beach area. Reward. Call 407-579-1621

LOST TENNIS BRACELET Gold with Diamonds around. Near Dog Park or Publix. REWARD! Call 941-778-2494


MARTIN’S MOVING YOUR Island movers! Offering dependable, competitive rates. No hidden costs. 941-809-5777.   

TWO MEN and a TRUCK. Movers who care. Local and Long distance. Call 941-359-1904. We sell boxes!


PAINT! PAINT! AND MORE 28 years of experienced interior/exterior custom painting.  Pressure cleaning, drywall repairs and texture finishes. Many Island references. Please call Neil for free estimates. 941-812-0507

“WIZARD OF WALLS”. Established 1980 Prompt quality service. Paperhanging/removal Faux finishes. Interior painting. Mary Bell 941-794-0455

BAYSIDE COMMERCIAL PAINTING. David Padyani Call 941-565-9446 or Larry Zimmer 941-224-8123 Licensed & Insured  

PROFESSIONAL PAINTING SERVICES. Prompt & Reliable. Meticulous, Thorough, Quality Workmanship. Interior/Exterior. Wall paper removal.. Also minor repairs & carpentry. Free written detailed estimates. Bill Witaszek 941-307-9315


ARE YOU WANTING to vacation and not worry if your pet is lonely. I will overnight in your home, so your animal can stay in his own environment. Home Sitting is also available. Great References. Call Mary 941-405-2496 


FOUR SEASONS POOL SERVICE. AMI & West Bradenton.  Certified Pool Operator. Residential/commercial. Chemical Service  Licensed & Insured. Call Dennis Clark 941-737-5657

COLE'S TROPICAL POOL SERVICE Call Cole Bowers for all your pool maintenance needs! Affordable and Dependable!! 941-713-1893


FROM THE HIGH $200’s. Only minutes from the beach, this new active adult community is perfectly located just south of Manatee Ave, off Village Green Pkwy. Perfectly designed, open 2BR or 3BR/2BA plus den & 2CG floor plans. Luxurious amenities, pool, spa, gym, pickle ball and fenced-in dog park. HOA only $190/month. Models open daily. Contact us 941-254-3330

106 WILLOW RENOVATED Cottage. 1 in from Beach, beautiful pool/spa. Lush landscaping $1,197,000. Call Charles Buky Coldwell Banker 941-228-6086 

FIND REAL ESTATE at Call Sandra Glantz 941-799-9229 Licensed Real Estate Professional with Wagner Realty.  Call for free market analysis.

CANAL FRONT BAY VIEW 3BR/3BA dock & lift, 2 car garage W. Bradenton CONDO 2,376 sq.ft. Island Real Estate Call AL Galletto 941-232-2216  

PERICO ISLAND Furnished 2BR/3BA townhouse very large floor plan, dining room, walk in closets, den, priced to sell $269,900. Sharon Hightower RE/MAX Alliance Group 941-330-5054  

BAY FRONT HOME Palma Sola W. Bradenton 4000sq.ft. 4BR/3.5BA 4 car garage. Stunning cathedral ceilings. No Island traffic!  Island Real Estate Ask AL Galletto 941-232-2216

SPECTACULAR BAY VIEWS! This spacious home sits on an estate sized lot. Pool, boating, privacy - Life is good! $1,489,000. Wagner Realty, Karen Day Fineout 941-518-3682

PERICO ISLAND 2BR/2BA great Water Views, new designer bathrooms, updated kitchen, stainless appliances, new wood floors, beautiful window treatments. Mint condition $279,900.  Sharon Hightower RE/MAX Alliance Group 941-330-5054  

LONGBOAT KEY CONDO 1BR/1BA Canal Front, boat dock  great water views, Furnished, new kitchen, wood floors, sleeps 6. Mint condition move in ready, beach to bay community with 4 pools, gated. NEW PRICE $219,900. Sharon Hightower RE/MAX Alliance Group 941-330-5054

FOR SALE ANNA MARIA lot N. Bay Blvd . Beautiful Passage Key view across from park. Brenda Boyd May Boyd Realty 941-730-8589

RESORT LIVING AMI CLUB Custom built Gulf Front Condo with stunning Gulf views, sandy beach & awesome sunsets. $849,000 2BR/2BA 1200sf. 2600 Gulf Dr. N. #13, Bradenton Beach, FL Call 309-642-7370 for appointment or questions

AFFORDABLE WATERFRONT HOME in Seaside Gardens. 2BR/2BA. Great fishing, boating, fantastic open water bay view. Call Captain Steve 970-846-7394.  

OPEN HOUSE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, NOON-3pm FANTASTIC WATER VIEWS: PERICO ISLAND Large ground level condo 2BR/2BA bath, 2 car garage, den, vaulted ceilings in living room, dining room, sunroom, 11002 Perico Way. $349,900. Sharon Hightower RE/MAX Alliance Group 941-330-5054


OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 1-4 PM DRASTICALLY REDUCED. PRICED TO SELL Beautiful Custom Home, 10 Minutes from AMI Beaches Completely renovated in 2016: new stainless/granite kitchen, NEW ROOF, skylight and hardwood floors. Open floor plan, split bedrooms, large lanai, 2210 sq ft under AC, 3BR/2BA/2CG.  $339,900 5320 88th St. W., Bradenton Call 941-580-0626


2BR/2BA, VILLA new kitchen, very clean, two bonus rooms and large back patio area tropical plantings. Carport, washer dryer hookup and additional storage. Walk in closets and great room layout with split bedroom plan. Available immediately $1650/mo, last month and security deposit. Centrally located in Holmes Beach and waiting for you to move in. Call today.  All persons 18 years and older must pay and pass a background and credit check. Ask for Ed DUNCAN REAL ESTATE 941-779-0304

ANNUAL RENTALS WANTED ! We have well qualified tenants for beach and mainland annual rentals, Full management or Finders fee. Call today for details. Ask for Ed DUNCAN REAL ESTATE 941-779-0304

ANNUAL RENTAL and CONDOMINIUM Association management serviced by (2) offices open 7 days a week!  Contact – 941-345-1295 - Island Real Estate of Anna Maria Island, Inc.

W BRADENTON, POINTE WEST: 2BR/2BA ground floor villa w/carport, screen patio & full laundry.  Comm. pool, cable & water incl. in $1150 rent. First, last, sec. & credit check req..  Call Island Real Estate at 941-778-6066

2BR/2BA GROUND LEVEL  Duplex, Carport, screened in lanai w/d hookups just off the island in Heritage Pines. Pets under 20 pounds with application. $1075/mo Condo application required. A Paradise Realty.  Call 941-778-4800

LONG TERM or SHORT TERM Rental. Best location 1 1/2 blocks to Beach. 2 blocks to Bay. 3200sf Home with private apartment. Parking for up to 7 cars. Fenced yard with mature foliage. Very close to bridges. Call 386-451-5530


TIFFANY PLACE Gulf Front Condo for Rent Incredible views from living room and master bedroom. 2BR/2BA Green Real Estate Call 941-778-0455

ANNA MARIA ISLAND, Fl Condos. Pool beach access, fully equipped $650-$800/wk 941-704-7525 or 941-778-1915

WILLKOMMEN AUF AMI! Besuchen Sie Island Real Estate in einem unserer Inselbüros (6101 Marina Drive oder 419 Pine Ave) mit unserem  deutschsprachigen Reservierungsservice und erhalten ein freies Island Real Estate Baseball Cap! Wir geben Ihnen gerne mehr Auskunft über unsere 250 ausgewählte Feriendomizile für Ihren nächsten Urlaub!

SEASONAL RENTALS AVAILABLE:  March, April, & May June. HOLMES BEACH: 2BR/1BA ground level. Block to Gulf. ANNA MARIA (monthly minimum): 2BR/2BA & 2BR/1BA Both ground level and Close to Beach. 2BR/1BA Gulf Front. Second story. Horizon Realty of Anna Maria 941-778-0426

WEST COAST TREASURE 3BR/2BA fully furnished home. Available now! NW Bradenton (Palma Sola). 4 miles from Beach. Nightly/Weekly/Monthly. Reasonable Rental Rates. Call 941-201-2190  

WINTER 2018- VACATION RENTALS AVAILABLE.  3 month minimum. Prices start at $2,800/mo.  Fran Maxon Real Estate 941-778-2307.   

LAST MINUTE CANCELLATION for MARCH: 2BR/2BA Canal Front Villa with boat dock on Holmes Beach $2200/mo; 2BR/2BA Sunbow Bay Condo with heated pool & tennis $3200/mo; 2BR/1BA apartment 1 house from the Beach in Anna Maria $750/week; 3BR/3BA Canal front home in Anna Maria, Heated pool & spa $2000/week. Call Green Real Estate 941-778-0455

NORTH SHORE DRIVE, Anna Maria. 3BR/2BA Seasonal Rental across the street from Gulf. Heated Pool.  

DUE TO CANCELLATION! Last 3 weeks of April 2017 Open! 2BR/1BA fully furnished with laundry. 1 block to Beach Call 941-778-2891 No smoking/pets.

RUNAWAY BAY AVAILABLE MARCH 2018. Pool, tennis, walk to Beach. No pets/no smoking 2BR/2BA First Floor Call 941-779-1043   

BEACH FRONT CONDO Ground floor 1BR/1BA seasonal rental 2017-2018. Three months minimum. Senior complex. All amenities included. Two heated pools. No Pets/Smoking. Contact 941-737-3273  


AMI TAXI metered-on-call-cards accepted. Airport: Tampa $85, Sarasota $35, Clearwater $75, Fort Meyers $150, Orlando $150. Call 800-301-4816.,  

ANYTIME TRANSPORTATION to all airports, appointments, casino, cruises, etc. Tampa $60. Sarasota $30. Pets welcome. Very dependable. Reasonable rates.  Contact Jeanne. 941-779-5095

ADMIRAL TOWN CAR Professional chauffeur, taxi prices! Airports (1@ $75, 10 $150 to Tampa), Appointments anywhere. Credit cards accepted. Phil 941-320-1120, Licensed & Insured 

ROGER'S AIRPORT SERVICE. Tampa, St. Pete/Clearwater, Sarasota/Bradenton. Call Roger 941-773-1469

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