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  1. Holmes Beach man hits utility pole, arrested for DUI, drugsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Noah Wash, 22, of Holmes Beach, was arrested Nov. 22 for possessing 0.025 grams of cocaine, and 0.045 grams of marijuana after his red Dodge Charger hit a wood utility pole and pulled down the lines. Holmes Beach police were dispatched at 3:25 a.m. to the 100 block of 30th Street, where they found the vehicle on the north side of the street smashed into the pole without occupants and with airbags deployed.

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  2. HB mayoral candidate counters federal investigationRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Holmes Beach mayoral candidate Josh Linney, at a supporter's home in the 7300 block of Gulf Drive, acknowledged his loss election night. Islander File Photo: Kathy Prucnell Joshua Linney lost his bid for Holmes Beach mayor to Judy Titsworth in November by a vote of nearly 80 percent, having been dogged by his military service representations and criminal activities during his campaign - and now afterward.

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  3. Manatee County tourist tax revenue falls in SeptemberRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... shown good gains, topping out at $761,178 in September 2017. Anna Maria Island municipalities - Anna Maria, Holmes Beach and Bradenton Beach - collected $6,294,140.64 in tourist tax receipts for the September 2017-August 2018, down $86, 934.27 from ...

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  4. Red tide 'mortality event' strikes Gulf dolphinsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... Florida coast, including two juvenile dolphins that washed up at the Kingfish Boat Ramp, 732 Manatee Ave., Holmes Beach. The weekend of Nov. 24-25, Mote Marine Laboratory collected the dolphins for testing. They were two of four found in the Tampa ...

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  5. 3rd generation Holmes takes helm in Holmes BeachRead the original story

    Monday Dec 3 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    City clerk Stacey Johnston, left, and new Holmes Beach Mayor Judy Titsworth embrace Nov. 29 after her swearing-in at Holmes Beach city hall, 5801 Marina Drive. Islander Photo: ChrisAnn Esformes "It's hard not to when you grow up here," Titsworth, newly elected mayor of Holmes Beach, said Nov. 29 of her time spent rescuing animals caught in fishing line in Sarasota Bay.

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  6. Holmes Beach to get license plate readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | ABC Action News

    "The only time an officer is going to get an alert on you is if your car is stolen or you are wanted," said Chief William Tokajer. Other municipalities, including Longboat Key are already using the technology.

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  7. WMFR chief announces early retirementRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... chief in May 2015. Sousa said his proudest accomplishments as chief are adding more personnel at Station 3 in Holmes Beach and establishing the Advanced Life Support Engine Program, which involves staffing WMFR fire engines with paramedics. Sousa ...

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  8. Holmes Beach to swear in mayor, commissionersRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Holmes Beach will hold a swearing-in ceremony at 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, at city hall, 5801 Marina Drive, for its mayor-elect and commissioners as well as the charter review committee members, followed by a commission meeting to appoint a new chair and vice chair of the board.

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  9. White pelicans arrive on holiday queueRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    American white pelicans fly, feed, flutter and float among others of their species Nov. 21 on the waters of Anna Maria Sound near Grassy Point Park in Holmes Beach. The white pelicans are winter visitors to Florida, migrating from Canada and the northwestern United States.

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  10. Island athlete claims another championship, daughter, tooRead the original story

    Monday Nov 26 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... to half marathons. Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, there was a short week of golf action at Key Royale Club in Holmes Beach. The men played their regular, Monday morning modified-Stableford system match Nov. 19. Keith Offenhaver lapped the field ...

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  11. Longboat looks toward second coyote forumRead the original story

    Monday Nov 19 | YourObserver

    ... uring and relocating the animal. Coyotes, which average 30 pounds, have also been spotted on Anna Maria Island, Holmes Beach, Bradenton Beach, Perico Island and Cortez. Officials there are talking to private trappers about relocating the animals.

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  12. No easy solution for coyote influxRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A coyote makes its way onto Gulf Drive from 71st Street in Holmes Beach in September. Islander File Photo: Toni Lyon Holmes Beach Police Chief Bill Tokajer said in an interview Nov. 15 that as long as the coyotes do not become aggressive, no action will be taken to remove them.

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  13. Holmes Beach sends off mayor with applauseRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Mayor Bob Johnson displays a brass clock in a wooden box bearing the city seal Nov. 13, a gift from the Holmes Beach staff and city officials for his four years as mayor. Commissioners Pat Morton, left, Rick Hurst, Judy Titsworth, Carol Soustek and Jim Kihm, as well as city clerk Stacey Johnston, look on at city hall, 5801 Marina Drive.

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  14. Story of mom, son swept to sea in Anna Maria goes nationalRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... Josh Adkins were dispatched to Tara's and Brennan' rescue on a 30-foot rescue boat from Station 3 in Holmes Beach. All responding units, including WMFR's boat and land-based personnel and equipment, were dispatched at 12:19 p.m. By 12:38 p.m., the ...

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  15. Push for solutions to coyote issue on Anna Maria IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | WWSB

    ... of the Kingfish Boat Ramp." There have also been many sightings around Hardin Avenue. Just south of Anna Maria, Holmes Beach has been experiencing the same problem with many coyote sightings as well. Heidi Hassan is visiting Anna Maria Island from ...

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  16. Rash handily takes HB commission seat, Morton returnsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... blessed to have the citizens we have that are pleased with what I'm doing," Morton continued. Rash moved to Holmes Beach in 2001 from Kentucky. He maintains rental properties in Kentucky and Florida. Winning a seat with 36 percent of the vote, he ...

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  17. Still no end to red tide intrusion on Manatee coastlineRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A goliath grouper, about 4 1/2 feet long, lies on Whitney Beach on the north end of Longboat Key Nov. 6. Joey Dale, co-owner of The Feast restaurant in Holmes Beach, came across the fish on a morning walk near Beer Can Island at the north end of Longboat. Islander Photo: Courtesy Joey Dale On the sands of Whitney Beach on the northern tip of Longboat Key, Dale came upon a dead goliath grouper measuring about 4 1/2 feet long.

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  18. Anna Maria hopes to relocate coyotes, Holmes Beach, tooRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A coyote rests Nov. 8 near a beachfront residence in the 4800 block in Holmes Beach. Islander Photo: Courtesy HBPD Officer Tom Fraser Mayor Dan Murphy said at a meeting Nov. 8 that public works manager Dean Jones is coordinating the relocation of coyotes from the city and is speaking with two trappers, each with different methods to trap and relocate wildlife.

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  19. Holmes Beach mayoral candidate makes clean sweep into officeRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Holmes Beach mayor-elect Judy Titsworth husband Steve and granddaughter Lily, celebrate an election victory Nov. 6 at the Blue Marlin restaurant in Bradenton Beach. Judy Titsworth, city commission chair and granddaughter of the city's namesake, won 79.27 percent of the vote.

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  20. Adult soccer pushes to championships, youth soccer, tooRead the original story

    Monday Nov 12 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... Key Royale golf news Another week of beautiful fall weather brought out the golfers at the Key Royale Club in Holmes Beach. The men played their regular, Monday morning modified-Stableford system match Nov. 5. Mike Pritchett earned clubhouse ...

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