The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009
Items for Sale
SEMI-ANTIQUE WALNUT secretary, glass doors, drop-front desk, $400. Antique drop-leaf table, seats six, $300. Four antique dining chairs, Tell Furniture Company, $100 each. 813-230-4577.
BLUE AND YELLOW flowered, striped, overstuffed cottage-style sofa, matching draperies. Great condition. $150. 941-778-1503.
ELECTRIC BARBECUE GRILL. Four legs on rollers. $100. Like new, rarely used.941-383-5372.
DINING/DINETTE SET:Rattan 42-inchsquare, beveled glass. Two arm, two side chairs, as new. $250. 941-795-8359.
PRINTER: HP #2610 all-in-one, Photosmart #68/69, combo pack cartridges. $50. 941-795-8359.
FOR SALE: MATCHING newer washer and dryer used very little. $250 for both. Call 941-812-6324.
CORIAN COUNTERTOPS: 26 linear feet. Attached sink and faucet, $200. Round acrylic sinks, $25. 941-580-3809.
SHIMANO ROD and reel, ultra-light, 5.5 feet $8. Fish Stix rod and reel, 6.5 feet, $8. Call Frank, 941-761-1415.
WANTED: YOUR OLD cell phone for recycling. 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. Several styles of large mirrors from 4 by 6, to 5 by 8 feet. $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.
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 email@example.com, fax toll-free 1-866-362-9821. (limited time offer)
BALLROOM DANCE TEACHER needs students. Your home or yoga studio. Island only, Robin, 816-809-6248.
NEW! "ANNA MARIA Island" Tervis Tumbler, SweetPeas/Samplings, Holmes Beach. Great tasting Florida wines! Plus, design your own unique label. 941-778-8300. www.SweetPeasAMI.com.
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.
TERRY HAYES, REALTOR. Global market, market connections. 941-302-3100. Terry.firstname.lastname@example.org. Discoverannamaria.com.
MANATEE SAFETY SIGNS, exclusively for boaters available at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-7978.
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 courtesy of 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.
LOOKING FOR A JOB? Islanders seeking employment can market their skills with a FREE classified ad for up to three weeks in The Islander. Submit 15 words or less including a resume link, if desired, by e-mail to email@example.com or deliver in person to 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. The Islander will encourage employers to review the "employment wanted" ads in The Islander when seeking employees. And good luck finding the right job!
ROSER THRIFT SHOP: Open 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. 9 a.m.-noon. Saturday. 511 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. 941-779-2733.
GARAGE SALE: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept 26. Small appliances and miscellaneous. Island Village. 4255 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.
SALE: 8 a.m.-10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26. Kayaks, surfboard, clothes, jewelry, tricycle, bicycle, more. 201 S. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria.
A SALE EVERYDAY at The Islander, 5404 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Miscellaneous office supplies, T-shirts, home treasures, mirrors and framed art.
LOST and FOUND
LOST: SILVER AND gold watch. Great sentimental value. 34th St., Holmes Beach. Reward. Please call 941-739-2281.
LOST: PUPPY, MARLEY. White with black spots, one blue, one brown eye. Last seen area of 82nd Street and Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. 941-778-6799.
FOUND AT LAUNDROMAT, Holmes Beach, Monday, Sept. 14: Harley-Davidson T-shirt. Call 941-567-4301 to claim.
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.
BOATS & BOATING
LOOKING FOR PART-time front desk assistantfor asmall Anna Maria Island beach resort.Fax resume to: 863-324-7241, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED at AMI Art League, Holmes Beach.Office and computer skills especially helpful.Call 941-778-2099.
RELOCATING TO THE Island and looking for change. 40s couple pursuing dream.Many possibilities. http://sarasota.craigslist.org/res/1356350356.html.
ISLAND MOM NEEDING work. Honest, hard working, personable. Gift shop, cleaning, restaurant work?Dawn, 941-896-5484.
LPN: EXCELLENT REFERENCES. Flexible, reasonable. Medication management. Companionship, errands, personal grooming, light housekeeping. 941-447-2934, 941-567-4668.
ISLAND TUTORING. Manatee High School junior 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.
RESTAURANT: ISLAND BREAKFAST/lunch eatery. Profitable, charming, easy to run. Confidentiality agreement required. $95,000. Longview Realty, 941-383-6112.
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.
SUMMER HANDYMAN SPECIAL: College student looking for any odd jobs. Zach’s back on Anna Maria Island. 941-224-5854.
BE PREPARED THIS hurricane season! Document your home and valuables on video. Helps with insurance! 941-538-8002. www.silvervideollc.com.
ISLAND COMPUTER GUY, 37 years experience. On-site PC repairs, upgrades, buying assistance and training. Call Bill, 941-778-2535.
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.
I DON’T CUT corners, I clean corners. Professional, friendly cleaning service since 1999. 941-778-7770. Leave message.
FREE TESTING: Children ages 5-17. Reading, math, writing, FCAT, Spanish, speech, ADD, ADHD, dyslexia. 941-795-0303.
HOUSE CLEANING BY Laura: Good references, happy customers! 941-539-6891.
CHILDCARE IN YOUR home part or full-time. 29-year-old with 12 years experience. 941-920-0294.
ISLAND PET NANNY: Loving in-home care for your pets. Longtime Island resident, background check, references. Karen Robinson, 941-779-2830 or 941-730-5693.
GRACE'S CLEANING SERVICE: Licensed and bonded. Reasonable rates. Call for estimate. 941-448-4495.
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. Mom-Watch, Pet-Watch, Storm-Check, windows, etc. Rentals our specialty. 941-792-1000.
DESIGNER FOR HIRE! All your graphic needs covered! Web design. 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 to ensure your house is secure while you are away. Call 941-928-8735, or e-mail email@example.com 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. 941-778-8323, 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.
ECONOMY TREE TRIMMING, hedges, mulching. Lowest prices starting at $15. 12-year Island resident. Cell 941-951-1833.
LANDSCAPE BOULDERS CHEAP! Various sizes, $5-$95. Delivery and placement available. Summer special, 25 percent off select boulders, limited quantity. Also, we are a complete tree service offering trimming, removals and stump grinding. Brad Frederick’s LLC, northwest Bradenton. 941-730-0001.
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.
KARAZ LANDSCAPE LAWN service. Mulch, clean ups, power washing, tree trimming and more. Cell, 941-448-3857.
THE SWISS GARDENER: Full-service landscaping and property management. 15 years Island experience. Licensed and insured. Call Allen anytime. Cell 941-224-8569.
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.
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.
EXPERIENCED BUILDING CONTRACTOR: Carl V. Johnson Jr. Inc. New homes, porches, decks, remodel, repairs, etc. Quality work. Fair price! 941-795-1947. Lic.#RR0066450.
SOUTHBAY HOME REPAIRS: If it's broken, stuck, loose, leaks, needs paint, etc. I'll fix it. Affordable quality work. 941-720-2906.
PAINT: AVERAGE ROOM, $75. Customer supplies paint. Exterior, one story. Pressure washing. Free estimates. New phone number! 941-721-7521.
GABBARD MASONRY INC.: Custom stone and brick. Fireplaces, pools, Jacuzzis, fire pits, grills, landscape, patios. Paver brick, stone, glass block. Licensed and insured, free estimates. 941-792-5206.
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.
WEEKLY/MONTHLY/ANNUAL rentals: wide variety, changes daily. SunCoast Real Estate, 941-779-0202, or 1-800-732-6434. www.suncoastinc.com.
SANDPIPER 55-PLUS: Available Sept. 1. 2BR/1BA, furnished, bay water-view, walk to beaches, carport, No smoking/pets. $675/month. 941-545-8923.
TROPICAL WATERFRONT: KEY Royale. 2BR/2BA pool, spa, two boat lifts, designer interior, six month to annual rental, $2,500/month. Available Oct. 1. 941-730-1086.
3BR/2BA SEASONAL: Heart of Anna Maria. Weekly, monthly, steps to beach, coffee shop, theater, shops, restaurants. 941-737-9662.
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.
ANNUAL 2BR/1BA GROUND-level duplex, porch. Anna Maria City, Spring Avenue. $875/month includes water and trash. 941-778-7003.
STUDIO OR 1BR/1BA apartments for rent. Unfurnished. Close to beaches. First month plus security to move in. No pets. Year lease. 941-792-0411, after 4 p.m.
GREAT LOCATION:HARBOR Pines. Large 2BR/2BA. Very nice, ground floor, screened porch, freshly painted, tile floors, washer/dryer connections, water, cable, close to MCC, Bayshore High School, shopping. Annual $725/month. Last month free!941-650-3476.
THE SANCTUARY: 1BR/1BA, washer and dryer, water included, on lake, screened porch, carpeting, close to MCC, shopping. Annual rental $700/month. Last month free!Call 941-650-3476.
ANNUAL DUPLEXES: 1BR/1BA, tile floors, close to beach, $700/month. 2BR/2BA, tile floors, $725/month no pets. Dolores M. Baker Realty, 941-778-7500.
ROOMMATE: $575/MONTH includes utilities. Pool, washer and dryer. Background check required. Holmes Beach. 941-778-5080.
CORTEZ: SUNNY SHORES 1BR annual. Washer and dryer, lanai. Near marina. $600/month. Call 941-545-9025.
OFFICE, RETAIL, PROFESSIONAL space. 625 sf, $500/month. Also 1,800 sf. 8799 Cortez Road. 1-800-952-1206.
WATERFRONT KEY WEST STYLE with dock. Furnished, walk to beach. 941-794-5980. www.divefish.com.
BEST WATER VIEW on the Island. 2BR/1BA unfurnished ground-floor apartment. Beachfront patio, pool, laundry. $1,100/month plus deposit. Corner of South Bay Boulevard and Spring Avenue, Anna Maria. 786-375-9633 or 941-778-1470.
ANNUAL RENTAL: LONGBOAT Key Village. Adorable 3BR/3BA cottage with guest house on Sarasota Bay. Deep-water boat dock with seawall and swimming pool. $2,000/month. 941- 387-8059.
ISLAND BUSINESS OWNER with two well-trained dogs below 25 pounds needs annual rental on Anna Maria. Looking for 2BR/2BA or bigger. No duplex. 941-567-6986.
WATERFRONT: PALMA SOLA Trace. 3BR/2BA, two-car garage. $50,000 upgrades, clubhouse, pool, gym. Annual, $1,595/month. 941-798-3330.
VACATION RENTALS: WEEKENDS, weekly, monthly, some with boat docks. Call Realtor, 941-756-1090. Real Estate Mart.
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.
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. $74,900. 513-470-3851.
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.
NEW CANALFRONT HOME: 4BR/4.5BA. Study, den, lanai, pool. $1,450,000. Brokers protected. 215 Chilson, Anna Maria. 941-567-6600.
WATERFRONT LOT: BREATHTAKING Sunshine Skyway Bridge view. 230 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach. $550,000. 941-778-0019.
WOW! CANAL HOME, $599,000. Remodeled 3BR/2BA, two-car garage, move-in ready. Pool with hot tub, great seawall and 16,000-lb. boat lift. For sale by owner. Won’t last. Call 863-581-6661.
215 CHILSON: NEW canalfront luxury home. Upper bracket. Drive by, then phone owners at 989-798-4400.
SACRIFICE: DUPLEX 2BR/1.5BA and 1BR/1BA, mid-Island. $270,000. 3501 Sixth Ave., Holmes Beach. Call 813-645-8738.
PRICE REDUCED: DUPLEX on two deeded lots, both units 2BR/1.5BA, elevated, park under building. $450,000. Call owner: 941-730-2606.
OWNER MUST SELL. Four-plus acres, $57,300. Nice oak trees, private access to lake. All utilities in. Ready to build when you are. Financing available. Call now, 866-352-2249. www.fllandoffer.com.
NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS closeout sale! Cabin shell, two-plus acres with great view, very private, big trees, waterfalls and large public lake nearby, $99,500. Bank financing. 866-275-0442.
HUNTING BARGAIN: 48-acre pond, $79,794. Timber company liquidating rugged, unspoiled and untamed West Virginia wilderness loaded with wildlife and four-season recreation! Wooded pasture, wildlife pond site, stream, trails, views and privacy galore. Perfect for hunting lodge! Excellent financing. Call now, 877-526-3764, ext. 680. wvtimberland.com. Participating with Cabela’s Trophy Properties.
LOG CABIN ON five acres with dockable lakefront, only $69,900. 1,791-sf log-cabin kit on five acres with dockable lake frontage on 12,000-acre recreational lake. Boat to Gulf of Mexico. All amenities completed! Excellent financing. Call now, 866-952-5339, ext. 1586.
VIRGINIA MOUNTAIN LAND auction: 15 acreage tracts, absolute/reserve lots. Cove Creek Community, Tazewell County, Va., Oct.17. Iron Horse Auction, VAAL580. 800-997-2248. www.ironhorseauction.com.