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Top Stories - This Week: Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2003

Spectacular!
Islander Photos: J.L. Robertson

The U.S. Air Force Reserve Band, directed by Major N. Alan Clark, commander and conductor, preformed a free concert at the Anna Maria Island Community Center Friday evening - and it was standing-room only for a performance of classical overtures, John Philip Sousa marches, Broadway show tunes and popular music favorites. The band is based at Robins Air Force Base in Georgia and travels around the globe to more than 500 concerts a year.
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Island Marine owner won't budge on price, despite flawed appraisal
By Rick Catlin. Islander Reporter

A potential purchase by the City of Anna Maria of the Island Marine property on Pine Avenue fell flat last week after property owner Jeff Van Hoose refused to budge from his $2.5 million asking price.

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Island often left without EMS ambulance, critical care service
By Rick Catlin. Islander Reporter

Islanders may be in more danger of dying from an accident or medical emergency than they think.

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Probation ended for Bradenton Beach department heads
By Paul Roat. Islander Reporter

Probation for department heads in Bradenton Beach has been terminated, city commissioners decided last week.

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Bridge, not traffic, study needed at Gulf Drive, Cortez Road
By Paul Roat. Islander Reporter

It's not the intersection, it's the bridge that is causing the problems at Gulf Drive and Cortez Road, regional transporation planners agreed.

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Tidemark files for bankruptcy protection
By Rick Catlin. Islander Reporter

Tidemark Partners filed for Chapter 11 federal bankruptcy protection last week, likely ending any chance the company - at least in its current form - can develop its planned 40-unit marina/condo/hotel at the site of the former Pete Reynard's/Marina Bay Restaurant in Holmes Beach. The company had received site plan approval from the Holmes Beach City Commission for construction of the project in August 2001.

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