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Date of Issue: July 22, 2009

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, July 22, 2009

ITEMS FOR SALE

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)

DRUM SET: PEARL. Six-piece, heavy duty. $500. Joe, 941-224-3267.

OMEGA STAINLESS-STEEL fruit and vegetable juicer. Model 1000 for sale. $100. Call 941-761-1928.

DERBY DUCK: LARGE floating chemical dispenser for pool with two large tablets. $15. Call 941-761-1928.

ASSORTED PIECES of china. Best offer. Call 941-761-1928.

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE STARTER kit: $80. Never used, 90-day warranty. Call Sloan, 727-564-8264.

WALNUT LEATHER CUDDLER recliner for two people. Was $399. Three months new. $100. 954-235-3945.

GLASS-TOP TABLE, four chairs. $50 for all. 954-235-3945.

TWO END TABLES, one cocktail table. Bamboo-style, glass top, all for $50. 954-235-3945.

LARGE DRESSER: FAUX-marble top with blonde wood finish. Seven drawers, 17x36x65. $100. 941-726-4929.

RATTAN STACK TABLE floor lamp, $75. Carved teak pedestal, $50. Picture, Anclote lighthouse, $50. 941-778-7487.

30-GALLON AQUARIUM. Complete and stand, $90. 52x21-inch coffee table, dark, square top, two glass, $25. 941-778-2549.

PRACTICE PIANO, $200. Electric Casio keyboard, $75. 941-778-2549.

GOLF SET: PROFESSIONAL gallery irons, bag, balls plus Dunlop-type Big Bertha. $40.  941-778-4783. 

TRUNDLE BED: NEW, including two twin mattresses. Roll-out, pop-up frame. New. $100. 941-778-4783

MAKE YOUR OWN beer kit. Book, video all vessels and devices, includes bottle capper. $40. 941-778-4783.

COUCH WITH SLEEPER, $75. Buffet chest $75. Dresser with mirror $75. 941-778-5439.

WANTED: YOUR OLD cell phone, especially models with sim cards and chargers. Deliver to The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

RESTAURANT TABLES, CHAIRS: 8 30-inch square tables, 20 black wrought-iron high-back chairs with padded seats. Miscellaneous goods. Call 941-487-7487.

HUGE, DECORATIVE FRAMED mirrors: Several styles to choose from, sizes from 4 by 6 feet, to 5 by 8. $250-$400. 941-730-2606. 

ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Mahogany buffet, $350. Small antique burl-wood rocker, $200. 941-778-1102.

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

ANNOUNCEMENTS

BRADENTON BEACH GETAWAY! Beautiful Gulffront studio suite condo. Ground-floor end unit right on the beach. Summer vacation getaway two-night special, $249. Reserve now, 941-779-0101.

TERRY HAYES, REALTOR. Global market, market connections. 941-302-3100. Terry.hayes@sothebysrealty.com. Discoverannamaria.com.

MANATEE SAFETY SIGNS, exclusively for boaters available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-7978.

COMMUNITY MODERATED GROUP for free exchange of items in Sarasota-Bradenton. Have something you no longer use? Give it away. Barter, community events, parent advice. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/amifreegan/

WANTED: FISHING GEAR: Anna Maria Privateers 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. Yes, free. Courtesy of the Project Childsafe, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Holmes Beach Police Department. Free at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Don't be sorry, be safe.

BUTTERFLY PARK BENEFIT: Purchase a personalized brick in the Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park. Two lines, $50. Three lines, $60. Forms at The Islander or call 941-518-4431 for more information.

GARAGE SALES

ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. 9 a.m.-noon. Saturday. All clothing half price. Closed August. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.

NIKI’S EXPANSION SALE: Tons of furniture, 50 percent off. All sterling jewelry 50-70 percent off. Sale, vintage clothing, gloves, hats, jewelry, purses, many antiques, gifts, 30-70 percent off. 5351 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Open seven days.

MOVING SALE: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 24-25. Everything goes! 530 67th St., Holmes Beach.

A SALE EVERYDAY at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Miscellaneous office supplies, t-shirts, treasures.

ESTATE SALES

ESTATE SALE: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 25-26. Entire household. Includes appliances, living, dining, bedroom and office furnishings. Mirrors, shelving, flooring, lighting and much more. 3810 75th St., Bradenton.

LOST & FOUND

FOUND: BIFOCAL SUNGLASSES on July 5 near 28th Street, Bradenton Beach. Claim at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

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.

ADULT CATS in desperate need of loving homes. All are current on vaccines. All applicants screened. Please, call 941-922-0774.

TRANSPORTATION

1988 BMW CONVERTIBLE with dark blue top. Cute Island car. Must see! 941-778-1470.

BOATS & BOATING

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

WANTED TO RENT: Boat lift for 22-foot deck boat. 941-538-2540.

FISHING & CHARTERS

KIDS FOR HIRE

ISLAND TUTORING. Manatee High School sophomore Chris Perez tutors elementary or middle school children. Call 941-778-2979.

CALL ALEXANDRA, 15, for babysitting or odd-jobs. Red Cross certified in first aid and babysitting. 941-778-5352

ISLAND TEEN EXPERIENCED, and certified child care with Safe Sitter, CPR and Red Cross training, seven days a week. Maggie, 941-447-4632 or 941-778-8405.

CALL GUSSIE AT 941-778-7257 for babysitting. I have experience with kids of all ages.

NEED A BABYSITTER or pet sitter? Call Kendall! First-aid certified, great with kids and animals! Best on the Island! 941-779-9783.

NEED A BABYSITTER, pet sitter, house sitter or dog walker? Experienced. Red Cross certified in CPR for all ages. Call the twins, Kayla and Ariel Jennis, 941-778-1746.

TEEN WITH CHILD daycare experience and Red Cross certified in babysitting. Loves children. Call Katie, 941-778-1491 or 941-447-4057.

TRISH AND KIM babysitting service, house cleaning and pet sitting. Certified. Experienced. Call 941-538-8922 or 941-538-2081.

LAWN MOWING/DOG walking? Will walk dogs any day, mow lawns after 5 p.m. weekdays, after 11 a.m. weekends. 941-447-7092.

CALL ZACK, 13, for odd jobs. Will do anything you need done after school and Saturdays. 941-773-3185.

RED CROSS LIFEGUARD for private parties at your pool. $10/hour. Call Marie Durocher, 941-795-4722.

CASSIE’S DOG WALKING and house sitting. I can walk your dog anytime. 941-962-3373.

11-YEAR OLD girl can watch your 4-year old or younger child. CPR-certified, references, experienced. Brianna, 941-448-9036.

KIDS FOR HIRE ads are FREE for Island youths under 16 looking for work. Ads must be placed in person at The Islander newspaper office, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

HELP WANTED

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT Tingley Library in Bradenton Beach. Information, 941-779-1208.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

HEALTH CARE

SERVICES

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

COMPUTER OBEDIENCE TRAINING. Is your computer misbehaving? Certified computer service and private lessons. Special $40/hour. Free advice. 941-545-7508.

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

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.

WILDLIFE REMOVAL and relocation: Problem solving for all animals, big and small. Call Joe, Westcoast Nuisance Wildlife Service, 941-778-3455, or cell 941-720-4152.

TOASTED COMPUTER SERVICES. Your home and business specialist. On-site service, virus/spyware, cleanup, system setup, upgrades, diagnosis and repair, internet/wireless networking, custom system design. 941-224-1069.

SUMMER HANDYMAN SPECIAL: College student looking for any odd jobs. Zach’s back on Anna Maria Island. 941-224-5854.

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

HOUSE CLEANING BY Laura: Good references, happy customers! 941-539-6891.

PEST CONTROL: IF you have a pest control company and still have ants then you need to call Southern Greens to get the ants out. 941-747-6677.

HOUSESITTER AVAILABLE: RELIABLE, honest, educated, trustworthy, Christian, English lady to stay in your home to take care of pets, garden, plants, etc. Contact by e-mail: yvonnecarol9@yahoo.co.uk

COMPANION/DRIVER AVAILABLE to run errands, shopping, take you to appointments, etc. References. Diane, 941-896-6146.

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

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.: Oldest and best on Anna Maria! 34 years of happy customers. Mom-Watch, Pet-Watch, Storm-Check, windows, etc. Rentals our specialty. pinesolpatty@juno.com. 941-792-1000.

DESIGNER FOR HIRE! All your graphic needs covered! Logos, brochures, brand identity. Web design: Flash, HTML and 3D. 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! 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 - when and what you need - to ensure your house is secure and cared for while you are away. Call 941-928-8735, or e-mail check.my.house@verizon.net for details.

UPSCALE NAIL SALON: Nails on the Island. 30 years experience. Gift boutique, nail products, handbags, jewelry and sunglasses. 9908 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria. Call for an appointment. Now offering in-home pedicure services. 941-713-5244.

TILE AND MOSAIC custom installation, 20 years experience. References available. For a reasonable price, call Sebastian, 941-704-6719.

MUSIC LESSONS WITH Koko Ray. Island studio open now. Instruction in flute, clarinet, saxophone, guitar and piano. 941-778-8328, or evenings, 941-758-0395. 315 58th St., Studio I, Holmes Beach.

DO YOU WANT AN AWARD WINNING WEB-SITE - Designed, Redesigned & Hosted: We're your first step to create your internet presence on the web. Each web-site is created specifically for your company. Why trust anyone else, use The Islander, we're local, professional and award winning designs. Please email, we will be happy to give you a FREE quote. webmaster@islander.org

LAWN & 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.

ECONOMY TREE TRIMMING, hedges, mulching. Lowest prices starting at $15. 12-year Island resident. Cell 941-951-1833.

CLOUD 9 LANDSCAPING: Lawn maintenance, mulching, plantings, shell and more. Great maintenance rates. Fully insured and references. Please call 941-778-2335 or 941-284-1568.

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 $48/yard. Call Shark Mark. 941-301-6067.

KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. Cell, 941-448-3857.

LARRY’S BACK! SHELL delivered and spread. $45/yard. Hauling all kinds of gravel, mulch, top soil with free estimates. Call Larry at 941-795-7775, "shell phone" 941-720-0770.

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 447-2198.

PAINTING, WALL REPAIRS, carpentry and more. Island resident, very meticulous and reliable. I take pride in my work. For a free estimate, call Colin at 941-779-0120 or 941-376-0541.

SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it's broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I'll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.

EXPERIENCED BUILDING CONTRACTOR: Carl V. Johnson Jr. Inc. New homes, porches, decks, remodel, repairs, etc. Quality work. Fair price! 941-795-1947. Lic.#RR0066450.

PAINT: AVERAGE ROOM, $75. Customer supplies paint. Exterior, one story. Pressure washing. Free estimates. New phone number! 941-721-7521.

RON AMES: ISLAND handyman for 40 years. Small jobs. 941-932-7165 or 941-761-9028.

WINDOW SHADES, BLINDS, shutters and more. Lifetime warranty. Call Keith Barnett for a free in-home consultation. Island references, 15 years experience. 941-778-3526 or 730-0516.

RENTALS

RENTALS available weekly, monthly, seasonal. Wedebrock Real Estate Co., 941-778-6665 or 800-749-6665. www.wedebrockrentals.com.

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

PERICO BAY CLUB:  3BR/2BA, clean, bright end condo. $1,200/month, lease option available. Free cable, utilities. Call Jesse, 941-778-7244.

ANNUAL RENTAL: 3BR/3BA canal home on Key Royale. Large caged pool, garage. New kitchen and tile installed one year ago. $1,950/month. 863-660-8366.

ANNUAL RENTAL: DUPLEX, ground-level, 2BR/1BA. $900/month. 941-778-5439.

BAYFRONT RENTALS: FULLY furnished 2BR/2BA, close to beach with great fishing dock. Prices for 1BR efficiency start at $750. Call for information, 941-794-5980 or 941-779-4713.

VACATION RENTALS: 3BR/2BA, lovely, private pool home near Palma Sola Causeway. $1,000/weekly. Discounts for longer stays. 3BR/3BA gorgeous pool home, near Intracoastal Waterway, west Bradenton. $1,050 weekly. www.coastalpropertiesrealty.com, or 941-794-1515.

ANNUAL 1BR UNFURNISHED efficiency apartment. Kitchen, bath. No pets. Holmes Beach. 941-778-7039.

CORTEZ ANNUAL: 1BR, washer, dryer, near marina. $625/month. 941-545-9025.

HARBOR PINES:  LARGE 2BR/2BA, ground floor with screened porch. Washer and dryer connections, water, cable, close to college, Bayshore High School, shopping. $725/month, Half off first month’s rent. Call 941-650-3476.

ANNUAL: ANNA MARIA 1BR/1BA. $750/month plus utilities. 2BR/1BA, $950/month plus utilities. Garage, pets welcome. 239-340-9156.

ANNUAL: CUTE, FURNISHED 1BR/1BA duplex. Lakefront with dock.  Walk to beach. Double garage with washer/dryer. No smoking, pets.  Holmes Beach. $875/month. 941-232-3704.

FIVE-MONTH RENTAL: Furnished. August through December. 2BR/1BA carport, washer and dryer. Near Publix and the beach. 941-761-4153.

ANNUAL 1BR/1BA: WATERFRONT, 60-foot dock, ground level, quiet, clean, beautiful. $875/month. http://goff-club.com/510B. 941-795-0504.

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

MOBILE HOME: 1BR/1BA. One mile from Anna Maria Island. You own the land. Not a co-op. No monthly fees. Steps to water. Great condition. Free boat ramp access. $79,000. 513-470-3851.

GORGEOUS 5BR/3BA TOWNHOUSE for sale on Anna Maria Island. Fantastic location opposite Publix and five minute walk to beach. Beautifully decorated with superb rental history. Tennis courts and two pools. Offers in excess of $310,000! Will be sold to highest bidder. Telephone 01144 20 8508 0332, or e-mail: Sandypflorida@aol.com.

“DISTRESS” SALE: BANK foreclosures. Island and mainland properties. Free list with pictures. www.manateeareaforeclosures.com.

FIRE SALE: SANDPIPER Resort Mobile Home Park, 55-plus community. No real fire. 2BR/1BA double wide. Unit 200 with share, $80,900, and adjacent 202, $15,900. Must go! Call 941-737-1121 or 941-920-0868.

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.

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

OUT-OF-STATE REAL ESTATE

4BR/3BA FORECLOSURE! $11,500! Only $217/month! Five percent down, 15 years at 8 percent APR. 3BR, $199/month! For listings, 800-366-9783, ext. 5760.

COASTAL GEORGIA: BANK-ordered sale. One-plus acre ocean access, $29,900. 888-982-8952, ext. 5192. www.oceanaccess299.com

LAKE BARGAIN! Three-plus acres, just $49,900, was $89,900. Nicely wooded, private lake access. Ready to build. Owner will finance. Only one, save big. Call now, 866-352-2249.

LAKE LOT DEAL fell through! 2.6 acres, $19,300. Free boat slips! Was $39,900. Secluded wooded lot with deeded access to private stocked bass lake in Tennessee. Quiet road frontage, utilities, warranty deed. Excellent financing. Must see. Call now, 888-792-5253, ext. 3087.

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