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Date of Issue: June 23, 2010

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, June 23, 2010

ITEMS FOR SALE

MOVING BOXES: WARDROBES and assorted others. $15 total. 941-798-6969.

FOR SALE: Golf bag, like-new and golf travel bag on wheels. $40.  Call 941-737-9173.

FOR SALE: 14-inch diameter table with three chairs. Oak top. Like-new. $40. Call 941-737-9173.

2007 BOBCAT T300 Skid Steer. Low hours, heat, air conditioning, 81 hp. $4,800. Details: try7cgg@msn.com. 407-386-3460.

FIVE FENCE SECTIONS: 8-foot, $50. Corner bookshelf, 22x74-inches, $75. New kitchen faucet, $55. 941-778-5522.

DECK CHAIRS: GREAT condition, $10 each. Air conditioner, 8,000 BTU, almost new, $50. 941-730-7896.

ACCORDION DOOR: WOOD-look, new condition, $15. 941-730-7896.

BINOCULARS: Tasco 8X-16x40 with case, $35. 941-795-1533. djrv79@msn.com.

SLIPCOVER: SUREFIT SOFT suede, teal, fits loveseat/sofa up to 60 inches, $35. 941-795-1533. djrv79@msn.com.

DRESSER WITH SEVEN drawers, 7 feet x 16 inches, $30. Formica cabinet, counter, 7 feet, lots of storage, $40. 941-795-8359.

END TABLE WITH shelf on bottom, cherry wood. 24x28 inches, $20. 941-795-8359.

TORO LAWN TRACTOR: 120-hp, 38-inch cut. Used one season, like new, $800. 813-545-4361.

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

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: classifieds@islander.org, fax toll-free 1-866-362-9821. (limited time offer)

ANNOUNCEMENT

GLORIA DEI LUTHERAN Church: All are welcome to come and worship with us! Please call 941-778-1813 or visit us at: www.gloriadeilutheran.com 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: www.bradentonrotary.org.

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

TERRY HAYES, REALTOR. Signature Sothebys International. 941-302-3100. Terry.hayes@sothebysrealty.com. Discoverannamaria.com.

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.

GARAGE SALES

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

SALE: NIKI’S TREASURES. All sterling and gold jewelry, 50-70 percent off, select gifts, beach art, antiques, vintage jewelry, dolls, glassware, 30-75 percent off. Open seven days, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

GARAGE SALE: 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, June 26. All proceeds to benefit Susan G. Komen breast cancer research. Stuffed animals, toys, puzzles, games, teen and 20-something's clothing, DVDs, CDs, computer equipment, boating supplies, sports equipment, more. 538 68th St., Holmes Beach.

LOST and FOUND

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.

MAN’S RING: FOUND, Coquina Beach, April 23. Had spoken to retired police officer that lost a ring. Call after seven, 912-258-1935.

FOUND: NECKLACE, MEDALLION on beach near White Avenue. Inscribed: Proud brother of U.S. soldier. Claim at The Islander office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

LOST KODAK EASY Share camera, June 13. Near Anna Maria Pier or shop on Bridge Street. Pictures important. Please, call Mary, 860-202-7166.

PETS

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.

TRANSPORTATION

2005 MERCEDES 350 SLK special launch edition. Finished in pewter with Napa brown leather, auto everything, only 33,000 miles from new, original owner. Always kept in garage, serviced by Mercedes. (only 1,000 of these were made! New, $58,000). Must sell, $28,000. Call Millie for more information, 941-737-6887.

BOATS & BOATING

BIMINI BAY SAILING: Small sailboat rentals and instruction. Day. Week. Month. Sunfish, Laser, Zuma, Precision 15, Windrider 17 and Trimaran. Call Brian at 941-685-1400.

NEW 2010 AVALON-19 LS Pontoon Boat, fitted Yamaha F90, vinyl floor, stereo, CD, Bimini top, full mooring cover, 25-inch pontoons, black wall skins with buckskin seating, side, front and rear entry, with rear boarding ladder. This top quality boat is bottom painted and ready for immediate delivery, MSRP is $28,000-plus. Buy it now, new unregistered and with full warranties for $19,450. Call Brian at Morland Marine, 941-778-2255 or mobile, 941 737 6888.

HELP WANTED

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

HELP WANTED: PART-time maintenance, landscape, handyman. Apply in person with resume and references at 12304 Cortez Road W., Bradenton. Sea Hagg.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: OUR Daily Bread. Contact Penny, 941-745-2992.

KIDS4HIRE

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.

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.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

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.

HEALTH CARE

ACTIVE LADY WITH spinal injury needs LPNS to assist with personal care.  A Hoyer lift for transfers. Five-hour a.m. shifts and overnight sleepover shifts are from 9:30 p.m.-7a.m. Travel opportunity. 941-383-6953.

SERVICES

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

PROFESSIONAL I.T. SERVICES: Complete computer solutions for business and home. Installation, repair, upgrade, networking, Web services, wireless services. Richard Ardabell, network engineer, 941-778-5708, or cell 216-509-1945.

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

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

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

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.

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

ELDERLY CAREGIVER: 28 years experience, top references, days or nights, personal care, household duties. 941-545-7114.  

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, 941-778-2824or 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!www.jackelka.com. 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 check.my.house@verizon.net 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.

LAWN and GARDEN

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.

LANDSCAPING

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.

HOME IMPROVEMENT

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.

EXPERIENCED BUILDING CONTRACTOR: Carl V. Johnson Jr. Inc. New homes, porches, decks, remodel, repairs, etc. Quality work. Fair price! 941-795-1947.

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.

HANDYMAN FOR HIRE: $15 per hour. No job too small. One call does it all. Call Arthur, 941-301-0624. Quality satisfaction guaranteed.

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

RENTAL

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

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. tampabaybeachhouse.com. 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.

ANNUAL PERICO BAY Club. Guard-gated 24/7. Sunny bright end unit, 2BR/2BA villa with spacious two-car garage and extra-long driveway. Nicely furnished, new stainless-steel appliances, TVs in living room, master bedroom and master bath. Screened porch plus deck overlooking small lake. Private courtyard entry. Neighborhood heated pool and spa, plus large community lap pool. Available July 1. $1,500/month plus utilities. Call owner, 941-792-4767.

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

BRADENTON BEACH: SANDPIPER 55-plus resort. 1BR/1BA newly remodeled, furnished. Bay view, large patio. $650/month, June-November. $1,200, December. $1,500/month, January-March. 717-860-4574.

SPACIOUS BAYFRONT APARTMENT. 2BR/2BA, family room. Wonderful view, quiet neighborhood. 941-795-1132 or 941-545-7109.

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.  

WANTED TO RENT: One-car garage to restore small auto. Reasonable price. Call after 4 p.m., 941-778-4345.

PALMA SOLA TOWNHOUSE: 2BR/2BA, pool, boat dock. Weekend, $399. Week, $600. Monthly, call 941-356-1456. Realtor, Real Estate Mart.                     

STEPS TO BEACH: Sandpiper Resort, 55-plus. Three beautiful rental units, weekly, monthly. 813-458-3875.

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.

ROOM FOR RENT: Full house privileges. Close to everything in Holmes Beach. 941-565-0686.

LARGE 2BR/2BA DUPLEX close to beach. Covered parking, outdoor storage. Newly redecorated. $925/month. 262-745-3569.

CORTEZ 1BR: WASHER and dryer, no dogs. $615/month. Call-941-545-9025.

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

REAL ESTATE

BUILD WEALTH! Call or e-mail for our free brochure. Discover how easy it is to build wealth through short sales and foreclosures. Adkins Florida Group, Wagner Realty. Free@AdkinsFloridaGroup.com. 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.DIRECT GULFFRONT: 146 feet on the beach. 3BR/4.5BA, office recreation room, spa, pool, outdoor kitchen and theater, elevator, turnkey furnished. $3,950,000. Suncoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202 or 941-720-0288. 

VILLAGE GREEN 2BR/2BA. Newly renovated home for sale at 1982 price. Move-in ready. Two-car garage. Ten minutes to beach. Drive by 1105 63rd St., West Bradenton, then 941-792-3496 for viewing. Asking $158,900.

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

RENOVATED ISLAND 2BR/1BR furnished condo. Steps to beach. $245,000. Kathryn Sandberg, Betsy Hills Real Estate. Cell, 847-530-8844.

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.

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

FLORIDA, OUT-OF-STATE

BANK FORCED LIQIUDATION: Smoky Mountain lake property, Tennessee. Priced pennies on the dollar! All reasonable offers accepted. Amenities. Closeout sale, July 9-10-11. Call for map and pricing, 877-644-4647, ext. 302.

VIRGINA MOUNTAIN CABIN: Galax area. Brand new! Great views, private, fishing in stocked trout stream! Two acres, $159,500. Call owner, 866-275-0442.

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