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Vol. 14 No. 46 - September 10, 2014


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED at AMICC. Help your community by giving of yourself. Various positions available. Call Sandee 941-778-1908 ext 0 

THE BEST VOLUNTEER position on the island. The AMI Historical Museum needs docents and bread makers. Call Dusty at 941-779-7688.

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).

OUR DAILY BREAD of Bradenton is looking for volunteer servers 9am-noon. Ask for Penny 941-745-2992


AUCTION - 4 ESTATE-SIZE lots on Fort Loudon Lake, Lenoir City, Tennessee. Sept. 20, 10:30 AM. Furrow Auction Co. 800-4FURROW or TN Lic. 62


BABY SITTER. Honor student with own transportation. Experienced, References available. Call or text Amanda at 941-713-3219


BOAT SLIPS FOR RENT. Up to 60 feet. Two minutes to Intracoastal Waterway by Cortez, Parrot Cove Marina 941-795-0088

BOATS ARE SELLING Very Well. Busy, Busy, Busy. We Also Buy Boats . 941-228-3489 Dave/Owner

AMI BOATERS SELLING or BUYING, call Captain Dave!  World Class Yacht Sales 877-901-BOAT.  Bringing buyers and sellers together!  

16’ FLATS SKIFF with 2008 Yamaha 25 hp electric start engine / electric trim & tilt with trolling motor & trailer. Excellent condition! $ 3800. Call today 941-773-0165.


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


C & T HOUSEKEEPING. For all your cleaning needs. Free Estimates. Reasonable rates. Senior discount. References available. Call 941-962-2512

CLEANING: RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL & RENTALS. "Have it done your way, we care about our work" Call 941-756-4570

PRESSURE WASHING AND WINDOWS residential, commercial & resorts. Roofs, buildings, houses, driveways etc. Call 941-251-5948


ANNA MARIA CITY Gulf Drive Frontage Commercial  2 Lots - 104x120 Real Estate only  $1,200,000.  Call Alan Galletto Island Real Estate 941-232-2216  

RESTAURANT/OFFICE/RETAIL 1113 sf Kitchen Equipment include Gulf Drive Bradenton Beach  $495,000  Call Alan Galletto Island Real Estate 941-232-2216


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


MATH COACH- Retired College Professor now has openings for basic math through pre-calculus. Call Myra 941-313-0528


IMMEDIATE OPENINGS. PART-TIME Sales Clerk. Evenings & weekends. Retiree's welcome. Gift shop on Anna Maria Island. 6 hour shifts available. Call 727-244-5906

UNDER EMPLOYED. WANT A New Career? Become A Truck Driver! Must Have Good Driving Record No Drug or Criminal Past 5 years Earn $45,000+ In 4 Short Weeks. Carrier Sponsored Training. Call 888-693-8934

AIRLINE CAREERS START Here - Get FAA certified with hands on training in Aviation Maintenance. Financial aid for qualified students. Job placement assistance. Call AIM 866-314-3769


ESTATE SALE SATURDAY September 13, 9:30am-3pm. 508 70th St., Holmes Beach. Entertainment center, king size bed set, Thomasville Dining room table, chairs, buffet, China cabinet, curio, sofa table, sofa bed, bookcases, chest, credenza, computer desk, prints, coffee & end tables, bar stools, steins, pictures & prints, fiesta ware, kitchen ware, linens, sewing machine, china, glass and Bric-Brac. Sale conducted by Palma Sola Sales. (Numbers given out at 8am)

ONE DAY ONLY!!!  Estate sale at a 4 bedroom 2.5 bath beach house. 4808 Gulf Dr. Unit A, Holmes Beach 1 king, 2 full, 2 twin bedroom sets available. All must go. No holding of anything.  No one will be at the house until 10:30am, so please do not show up any earlier than that. The person who will be there is coming in from out of town. Thanks!!!!  Times are Saturday, September 13 from 10:30am - 6:00pm only!  


WE BUY PRIVATELY Held Mortgages & Trust Deeds. Call office 270-422-4944 or Burt 941-545-5002, Ken 270-547-9547    


DIRECTV STARTING AT $24.95/mo. Free 3-Months of HBO, Starz, Showtime & Cinemax. Free receiver Upgrade! 2014 NFL Sunday Ticket Included with Select Packages. Some exclusions apply - Call 800-915-8620

DISH TV RETAILER. Starting $19.99/month (for 12 mos.) Find Out How to Save Up to 50% Today! Ask About Same Day Installation! Call 800-605-0984


END OF SUMMER Sale 30% off. Custom Coastal Furniture & Cabinets by Frankie Z.  ebay store. Call 941-726-1482. 1005 Cortez Rd (corner of 101st)  


SALE! NIKI’S GIFTS & ANTIQUE Shop 5351 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach.   Select gifts, vintage & costume jewelry, bric-brac, glassware, collectables, books, miniatures 35% to 80%. Blue glass floats, wicker furniture, 3 nautical lamps 20% off. Outside space available. Call 941-962-1954. Open 7 days 9:30-5.

WE NEED YOUR (good) Junk!!! Please consider donating your items for a Huge Rummage Sale, October 3-5 in Palma Sola to benefit 4 area no kill animal rescues – Moonracer, Forget Me Not, Gulf Shore Animal League and Animal Network. All items in good condition accepted (no clothes please). To arrange pick up or delivery call 941-713-3105. 100% of the proceeds benefit the animals. Tax receipts available upon request.  


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. State License # CRC1327296. Call Jerry Kern 941-504-2222

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

PAINTING INTERIOR/EXTERIOR. Clean professional service. Free Estimates. Call Wayne Lewin 941-726-8414

ASAP REPAIRS. Electrical, power washing, carpentry, Air conditioning/Heating. Free estimates. No service charge. No job too small. Engineer turned Handyman. Call 941-448-7806 


GENERAL BELLE PRESSURE Cleaning & Sealing. Inside/outside. Tile, grout, pool cages, patios, driveways, etc. Commercial & Residential. Call 352-223-1134

DRAIN CLEANING James VanFossen A.K.A. “RIP” Call 941-301-6077


STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPING. Save water, gas, maintenance fees and the environment! Shell your yard. $50/yd installed. Call Shark Mark 941-301-6067

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

ELI’S IRRIGATION New install/repair. Pumps, pools, irrigation, landscape lighting and pressure washing. Call 941-580-2054 

SHELL DELIVERED AND spread $50/yd. Hauling all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 941-795-7775, "shell phone" 941-720-0770  


ISLAND LOCKSMITH, “Lock Around the Clock”. Licensed/bonded/insured. Call 941-778-1661 or 941-713-4414


LOST TWO CATS Calico & Black/White. Need Homes or Feeding. Heartbroken. Please call 941-807-2198

LOST CAR KEYS near Sandbar  Restaurant. Call 765-513-5214

FOUND PRESCRIPTION MAUI Jim sunglasses. Call 863-214-3886

LOST MAUI JIM SUNGLASSES near 29th St in Holmes Beach. Call 863-214-3886

FOUND SMALL VIDEO Camera with Wedding & babies’ first vacation near 4th St South in Bradenton Beach. Call 941-753-8866 or 941-518-5026

LOST GOLD PINKY ring with amethyst stone vicinity of Cortez Kitchen and Swordfish Grill. Call 941-778-8359 

LOST PANDORA BRACELET many charms. Great sentimental value. Call 518-365-2702  

MISSING 18 INCH GOLD chain with diamond drop, sterling silver seed bracelet , location Blue Water Beach Club  between 9/12 & 9/13/2013 heartbroken was gift from husband 45 years ago   REWARD  please call 863-668-8566 no questions asked


MASSAGE ON THE BEACH in a tiki hut. Also indoors on historic Bridge Street and outcalls. 941-779-6836 #MA55034

ENJOY A MASSAGE at your convenience in the comfort of your own home. 10 years experience. MA59074. Call 941-301-6400


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 16 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

WALY PRECISION PAINTING custom painting, pressure washing, commercial/residential, interior/exterior, drywall/stucco, Licensed & insured. Call 941-448-1928 or 941-580-4005


SMALL ODD JOBS, yard work, walk dog etc. Call George 941-773-5518

CHUCK'S MOBILE UPHOLSTERY Island resident. Call 941-565-1867  

THE TINT GUY." Commercial, residential, automotive, marine. Free estimates. All work guaranteed. Over 25 years experience. Mobile service available. Call 941-201-2649


ANNA & LINDSAY’S Dog Walking. $5 per dog walked, $10 Dog wash. $20 for both plus play time. Contact 917-406-9554. Anna Maria Island Only. 

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 


NEW AERIAL AMI PHOTOS. email: or Call 941-773-9834  


FOUR SEASONS POOL SERVICE.  Anna Maria Island & West Bradenton.  Certified pool operator. Residential/commercial. Licensed & Insured. Call Dennis Clark 941-737-5657


AMI VALET LLC Professional parking services. Restaurants, weddings, any & all special events. Insured & Licensed. Years of experience. Call 941-565-0137

AT YOUR SERVICE Personal & Professional assistant. Great rates. References available "Let me do what you are unwilling or unable to do." Call Cindy 941-812-2238


SPACIOUS 3BR/3BA Condominium rarely available in wonderful bay front complex with pool and tennis courts. Tastefully renovated to include newly tiled kitchen & family room with a peak of the bay and a split bedroom plan. Centrally located in Holmes Beach, with a short walk to shops. Ground-floor unit with covered parking and private storage. Family oriented and pet friendly. Offered at $450,000. Call Green Real Estate @ 941-778-0455

INCOME PROPERTY BRADENTON Ware’s Creek Area. 2510 12th Ave W. Cute duplex 1BR/1BA & 1BR/1.5BA in park like setting. Low taxes/ no flood insurance required. See what $129,900 can buy off the Island! Good income potential. Call JoAnne Curtan with A Paradise Realty 941-809-2488 MLS# M5900343

4BR/3BA HOUSE on 71.5 acres with 18 stall horse barn in Parrish, Florida. Call Steve Georgie 941-321-6253 at Keller Williams Realty


3BR/2BA KEY ROYALE 2500 s/f home split plan with inside laundry 2 car garage boat dock close to open end of canal. $2,500/mo 1st, last, security. $100 application fee credit background check required. No pets at this property. Yard care, sewer, trash & partial water included.  Available immediately.1BR/1BA basic utilities included. Triplex upstairs near Manatee High. Not pet friendly $700/ mo $700 security.  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.

MEADOWCROFT CONDO 2BR/2BA, unfurnished, 55+, $1575/mo. Palma Sola Trace Condo 2BR/2BA unfurnished, garage, screened lanai, $1350/mo. A Paradise Realty Call 941-778-4800


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-$750/wk 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!

RENTAL INVENTORY NEEDED!!  Help us fill our waiting list for 2015.Call {Tracy} or {Amberly} at 941-778-4800 A Paradise Vacation Rentals


FORECLOSURE - NC Mtns. Handcrafted log cabin on 2 ac. w/stream. Lg loft open living area private setting needs work. Only $67,100 won't last! 828-286-2981

HUNTERS PARADISE  $49,900 Own 40 to 350 acres  From 1250 per acre Private road frontage, Creek frontage,  Mountain views, Excellent hunting.  Adjoins 347 acres state land Call 877-520-6719 or Remax 423-756-5700

COASTAL WATERFRONT LIQUIDATION Sale! Sat 9/13 Only. Ocean Access Home site ONLY $29,900, was $149,900. World-class amenities all completed! Deep, dockable waterfront available. Best bargain in America! Low financing. Call 877-888-1416, x 138


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

TOWN CAR SERVICES, All airports served. Local and Long distance services available. Call Glen 941-225-0072

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