The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2008
ITEMS FOR SALE
WEDDING DRESS FOR sale: Ivory with beaded bodice, cathedral train. Train pins in back to three pleated layers. Classic A-style gown with short sleeves. Perfect for spring or fall wedding. Size 14, altered slightly at waist and shoulders. Professionally cleaned and preserved. $125 or best offer. 941-794-2312.
CARPET AND PADDING: Never used, polyester frezzle, cream, super natural color. Three pieces, 25x9,11x7 and 10x10. Original cost, $975, will sell for $400. Seams not visible if joined. Call 941-545-1108.
DISHWASHER: Sears/Kenmore, portable, white, BB top, 18 months old, paid $428, sell $200. 941-580-5410.
FISHER PRICE SMART Cycle, used once, includes one game and all directions, cords, etc. $70 or best offer. 617-733-6528.
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.
ISLAND ROCK SCHOOL at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. Guitar, bass, drums, flute, saxophone, clarinet, piano and vocals. Call Scott Achor, 941-778-1747, or Koko Ray Hansen, 941-758-0395. Rock on!
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, $40. Three lines, $50. Forms at The Islander or call 941-518-4431 for more information.
ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, 9 a.m.- noon Saturdays. Always clothing sales. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.
DEALERS WANTED: Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 1-2. Antique and art fair. Longboat Key. Information, 941-383-1901. Leave message.
GARAGE SALE: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct 18-19. Children’s, household items. 6008 10th Ave. W., Bradenton.
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, Oct 17 and 9 a.m.-noon Saturday Oct. 18. 2208 89th St. NW, off 21st Avenue NW. River Harbor West. Very nice. Leather sofas, king bed set, dining set, French chairs, coffee and end tables, four TVs, costume jewelry, sofa and loveseat, mirror, desk, queen bed set, two media centers, patio set, bridge chairs, chess set, eight-foot ladder, linens, silk plants, garden items and more. Julie McClure Sales. www.appraisals4u.biz.
LOST & FOUND
FOUND: QUALITY EYEGLASSES, hard leather case. Found in Holmes Beach. Call to identify, 941-744-6304.
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.
FOR SALE: 1991 F-350 bucket truck. Excellent condition. $6,000 or best offer. 863-528-7296.
BOATS & BOATING
BIMINI BAY SAILING: Small sailboat rentals and instruction. Day. Week. Month. Sunfish, Laser, Zuma and Precision 15. “Special bridge closure prices." Daily rentals, $25. Lessons, $100. Call Brian at 941-685-1400.
DOCK FOR RENT: Direct to Sarasota Bay and Gulf of Mexico, in San Remo subdivision. $185/month. Storage in or out of water. 941-545-1108.
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.
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.
NOW HIRING ALL positions. Rotten hours, rotten pay. Apply at Rotten Ralph's Waterfront Restaurant, 902 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria, or call 941-778-3953.
HIRING SALES REP: Vast territory, excellent income potential. Ad experience helpful. Computer knowledge a must. E-mail info to firstname.lastname@example.org
FINE DINING RESTAURANT seeks experienced fine dining servers willing to work Sunday brunch (7:30-2:30). Jolly Roger-Ooh La La Bistro, 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT Tingley Library in Bradenton Beach. Friendly atmosphere with great community spirit. It's fun, give it a try! For more information, 941-779-1208.
GREAT SITE: FORMER service station on strategic Longboat corner. Many business uses possible: gas/convenience store, bank, restaurant, etc. Priced reduced to $999,000. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.
DAY SPA BOOTH rental available for hair and nails. Please call, 941-746-8448.
SENIOR CAREGIVER: ISLAND resident. Excellent professional references. Flexible scheduling. 941-778-2161. IslandSeniorCare@gmail.com
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, repairs, upgrades, 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.
ISLAND MERMAIDS CLEANING and Co.: Oldest and best on Anna Maria! 34 years of happy customers. Mom-Watch, Pet-Watch, Storm-Check, etc. Rentals our specialty. 941-792-1000.
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.
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.
ESP CLEANING: PROFESSIONAL cleaning team serving Anna Maria Island. Call Steve and Maria, 941-345-2162.
SEWING: HEMMING, BUTTONS, minor alterations, cushion covers, ironing. Call Terry, 941-778-3125.
GRANITE COUNTERTOPS: $995 installed, many colors to choose from, up to 25 sf. Local references. 407-467-0629.
STORM COVERS FROM $99.50, also windows, doors, inserts, parts, service, repair, panel buddies and poly buddies in stock for quick install. Professional installation available. Metro Home Supply, 941-758-5828. Metrohs@msn.com.
CAREGIVER/COMPANION: Reliable, trustworthy, flexible scheduling. Personal and household care, errands and appointments. 941-705-0706 or 941-545-3369.
ONE MAN AND a power washer! Boat docks, pool decks, patios, driveways, house and trailer washing, sealing and staining. Local professional, licensed, insured, Anna Maria Island chamber member. Free estimates. 941-778-2081.
CHILDCARE: DAYS, NIGHTS and weekends. Call 941-920-0294.
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 CLEANING: CALL Linda. Now accepting new clients. Call for information before I’m booked! 941-448-4886.
AN HONEST AND reliable woman would like the opportunity to clean your home. 941-746-3535.
MAID TO CLEAN: Cleaning on the Island for eight years, charge by the hour, residential and rentals. Call Wendy, 941-778-0321.
COMPUTER GOT YOU down? Got a virus? Need wireless, network setup? Web site? Need help? Call JC, 941-487-7487.
NIKI’S NOOKS AND CRANNIES. I will do housekeeping, laundry, and errands or pet sitting for you. Cell, 941-592-8684.
DESIGNER FOR HIRE! All your graphic needs covered! Print work: 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.
TILE AND MOSAIC custom installation, 20 years experience. References available. For a reasonable price, call Sebastian, 941-704-6719.
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 email@example.com for details.
UPSCALE NAIL SALON: Nails on the Island. 30 years experience all phases of nail care. 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.
PERSONAL FITNESS TRAINING: Private studio, certified trainer, 16 years experience. Specializing in sport-specific training, improving balance, strength, and stamina. Toni Lyon, 941-928-8735.
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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.
TROY GREER LAWN and palm tree service. Senior discounts, free estimates. Fully insured. No job too small! 941-524-2896.
JR'S LANDSCAPING AND MAINTENANCE Lawns, native plants, mulching, trimming, hauling, cleanups. Island resident 25 years. Call 941-807-1015.
STRAIGHT SHOT LANDSCAPE. For all your landscape needs. Shell $45/yard. Call Shark Mark. 941-301-6067.
NATURE'S DESIGN LANDSCAPING. Design and installation. Tropical landscape specialist. Residential and commercial. 30-years experience. 941-729-9381.
THE SWISS GARDENER: Full-service landscaping and property management. 15 years Island experience. Licensed and insured. Call Allen anytime. Cell 941-224-8569.
CRUSHED WASHED SHELL delivered and spread, For all your hauling needs, call David Bannigan. 941-504-7045.
KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. Cell, 941-448-3857 or 941-778-0851.
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.
VAN-GO PAINTING residential/commercial, interior/exterior, pressure cleaning, wallpaper. Island references. Bill 941-795-5100.
CHRISTIE'S PLUMBING Island and off-Island service since 1975. Repairs and new construction. Free estimates, no overtime charges. Now certifying back flow at water meters. FL#RF0038118. 941-778-3924 or 778-4461.
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.
TILE AND MARBLE Installation: Many Island references. Free estimates, prompt service. Steve Allen Floor Coverings. 941-726-1802.
JERRY'S HOME REPAIR: Carpentry work, handyman, light plumbing, electrical, light hauling, pressure washing. Call 941-778-6170 or 447-2198.
K&C PAINTING LLC. Interior, exterior, faux. A woman’s touch. Kelly Meshberger. Free estimates. 941-544-8658.
SDB HOME REPAIR LLC: Handyman, painting, tile work, sheetrock, hauling, electrical, light plumbing. 941-312-2239.
PAINT YOUR HOUSE. Local and reliable. Call Scott at 941-685-8999.
EXPERIENCED BUILDING CONTRACTOR: Carl V. Johnson Jr. Inc. New homes, porches, decks, remodel, repairs, etc. Quality work. Fair price! 941-795-1947. Lic. #RR0066450.
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.
SPACIOUS ISLAND BAYFRONT. 2BR/2BA, dock, furnished. $1,750/month, $800/week. $125/night includes utilities. 941-794-5980. www.divefish.com.
ONE BEDROOM, SECOND-story, extra room, updated, gorgeous. Balcony, half block to the beach. $875/month. 941-746-8666.
FANTASTIC FULLY-FURNISHED 2BR/2BA corner unit condos with sweeping views of Tampa bay on Anna Maria Island. Available for season. Call 818-620-3543.
MARTINIQUE CONDO: 2BR/2BA fully furnished, lanai, sea/beach view, garage, laundry, tennis, heated pool. January-April. 423-884-2598.
SEASONAL ANNA MARIA 3BR/2BA. Available weekly and monthly. Steps to beach, theater, bakery restaurants, and more. Call now, 941-737-9662.
ANNUAL EFFICIENCY APARTMENT. Kitchen/bath/living areas. Unfurnished. No pets. 941-778-7039.
ANNUAL BAYVIEW CONDO: Holmes Beach, 2BR/2BA, second floor. Old Florida Realty, Sharon, 941-778-3377 or 941-713-9096.
ANNUAL 2BR/2.5BA KEY Royale canalfront with one-car garage, $1,400/month. One bedroom with sunroom, Gulffront complex, two pools, $950/month. Call Sue at An Island Place Realty, 941-779-9320.
ANNUAL RENTAL:2BR/2BA duplex, Holmes Beach. Short walk to beach. $900/month plus utilities. 941-755-4445.
ANNUAL RENTAL: HOLMES Beach. 2BR/1BA. Washer and dryer on premises. Close to trolley stores and half block to Gulf. $875/month, utilities included! Call Jason at 941-778-7200 for more information.
ANNUAL 2BR/2BA IN Holmes Beach. Ground-level duplex. Living room, dining room, den, sun room, washer and dryer, storage, large private yard. $1,090/month includes yard maintenance. 941-224-2231.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 3BR/2.5BA, 2,200 +/- sf Holmes Beach home on canal. Pool, boat dock and lift. Remodeled kitchen and bathrooms. Garage converted to mother-in-law suite, extra bedroom or storage. 863-698-9398.
2BR/2BA ANNUAL TOWNHOUSE rental 100 steps to the beach! 120 52nd St., Holmes Beach. $1,200/month. First, last and security. References. 330-758-3857.
NORTH LONGBOAT KEY: Unfurnished ranch-style house, 3BR/1BA on deep-water canal. Available immediately, $1,100/month, contact Barb, 941-713-0116.
ANNUAL UNFURNISHED 1BR, Anna Maria city, near Gulf. $850/month, includes water and sewer. $850 security. 941-778-5439.
NEEDED: ROOMMATE TO share 2BR/1BA duplex in Holmes Beach. $550/month includes utilities. Call 941-778-6547.
ISLAND ANNUAL: UNFURNISHED, 2BR/1BA, washer and dryer, cable, water, pool, steps to beach. $900/month. 941-779-1586.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 1BR/1BA available mid-October. Meticulously remodeled. Spacious living room, new Energy Star appliances, super efficient air conditioning, granite countertops, low-watt lights, washer, dryer. 200 steps to Gulf of Mexico beach. Back yard dock on Lake LaVista Bayou. Must see to appreciate. $1,195/month plus security deposit. Call 941-778-9158.
HOLMES BEACH ANNUAL: Large 1,100-sf 3BR/2BA, close to beach, available Oct.1. $950/month plus electric. First, last, security. 585-317-7344 or 585-473-9361.
2BR/1BA: CLEAN WITH private entrance. Completely furnished. Walking distance to restaurants and bars. One-half block to beach. $1,500/month. 813-892-4768.
NEAR BEACHES: 1BR/1.5BA redecorated. Annual, $750/month, furnished. Most utilities paid. Close to beaches. Call 941-758-9133.
ROOMMATE NEEDED: Half duplex, 2BR/2BA, washer and dryer. $460/month plus utilities. Holmes Beach. 941-704-4591 or 941-778-0837.
ANNUAL RENTALS: KEY Royale 2BR/2.5BA canalfront, $1,400/month. 1BR/1BA Martinique direct-Gulffront furnished condo, $1,300/month. 1BR/1BA Gulffront condo, $950/month. Call Sue at An Island Place Realty, 941-779-9320.
FURNISHED 2/BR CONDO for rent, minimum three months or annually. Beautiful location, beach across the street, Intracoastal in the back, has fishing pier, clubhouse, heated pool. 55 and older community, available after Nov. 3, 2008. Phone 813-927-1632 or 813-247-3178.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 2BR/1BA, carpet, very cute. $875/month, water and trash included. 941-795-7089.
ANNUAL RENTAL: 1BR/1BA. Meticulously remodeled. Spacious living room, new Energy Star appliances, super-efficient air conditioning, granite counter tops, low-watt lights, washer and dryer. 200 steps to Gulf of Mexico beach. Back yard dock on Lake LaVista Bayou with Tampa Bay access. Must see to appreciate. $1,195/month plus security deposit. Call 941-778-9158.
BEAN POINT: GROUND-level, new appliances, washer and dryer, granite travertine. 3BR/2BA. $2,000/month or rent weekly. 201-327-8291.
ROOM FOR RENT: One block behind Publix, two blocks from beach. $500/month. Bill, 941-538-2217.
MOBILE HOME FOR rent. Weekly, monthly. 941-756-8049 or 941-704-9259.
ANNUAL DUPLEX: 1BR/1BA, tile floors, $700/month. 2BR/2BA, tile floors, $725/month. 2BR/1BA tile floors, $725/month. 3BR/2BA, tile floors, washer and dryer hookup, $900/month. No pets. Close to beach. Dolores M. Baker Realty, 941-778-7500.
ANNUAL RENTALS: HOLMES Beach 2BR/1BA duplex, $950-plus. 2BR/2.5BA Key Royale canalfront, 1BR/1BA Gulffront condo and more! www.anislandplace.com. 941-779-9320.
2BR/1.5BA ELEVATED DUPLEX, quiet area of Holmes Beach. Washer/dryer included. $1,000/month, plus utilities. First, last, security. 941-730-2606.
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.
BRADENTON BEACH 2BR/2BA with Gulf just across the street. Direct, terrific views! $440,000. Owner, 941-447-2061.
CANALFRONT MINI-MANSION in Anna Maria City. New construction. Available mid-January. 4BR/4.5BA, pool, lanai, study, den, formal dining. High-level finishes. $1,400,000. 989-498-2236.
DUPLEX ON TWO lots for sale. Both units 2BR/1.5BA, elevated, park under building. Two deeded lots, one duplex. $710,000. Call Ilona Kenrick, 941-713-3214, or Sherry Sasser at Sato Real Estate, 941-778-7200.
OUT-OF-STATE REAL ESTATE
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