Holmes Beach Newswire (Page 8)

Holmes Beach Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Holmes Beach, FL. (Page 8)

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  1. Cortez residents pool resources, resist DOT megabridgeRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... million but it will need to be redone after 10 years and will be "substandard" throughout the rest of its life. Holmes Beach Commissioner Carol Soustek said if DOT insists on building a new bridge, she would prefer a replica of the current span The ...

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  2. Jean Morse SwansonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    She is survived by her stepbrother, David Sand-berg of Hudson, Ohio; her sister-in-law, Anne Morse of Holmes Beach, Fla.; a daughter, Marilyn Johnson of Lyndhurst, Ohio; a son, Donald Swanson of Clarkston, Mich.; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

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  3. Obituaries - 08-30-2017Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... the year in 2002, came to Anna Maria Island in 1944 and resided in Bradenton Beach for 16 years. She resided in Holmes Beach for many years and held various jobs, including clerk in charge of the city's post office, bookkeeper of the Karel Water ...

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  4. Island police blotter - 08-30-2017Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... it. He had last seen it two days earlier. Aug. 19, Manatee Public Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, alcohol violation. A Holmes Beach police officer, using night-vision glasses, found a man and a woman having sex on the beach after the beach had closed. The ...

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  5. Palmetto woman arrested for DUIRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Holmes Beach police observed a woman driving erratically and made an arrest for driving under the influence - at more than twice the legal limit. Kelli Baclich, 42, of Palmetto, was pulled over at 3 a.m. Aug. 5 after Holmes Beach Police Officer Alan Bores observed her white Kia swerve over the center lines, traveling south on Gulf Drive in the 4400 block, according to a HBPD police report.

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  6. Probation in DUI arrest, drug charge droppedRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... school and serve on a victim impact panel. The judge also suspended Jackson's driver's license for six months. Holmes Beach police stopped Jackson and Matthew Primerano in a vehicle March 19 in the 700 block of Manatee Avenue and reported both men ...

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  7. Aqua development in fluid motion as county continues hearingRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... Heritage and the Council of the Original Miccosukee Simanolee Nation of Aboriginal Peoples Indigenous Peoples. Holmes Beach resident Barbara Hines, representing ManaSota-88, a Manatee-Sarasota environmental nonprofit, emphasized the importance of ...

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  8. Westbay pushes Holmes Beach to remove boat canopiesRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Robert McGlynn, property manager of Westbay Point & Moorings III, talks about the push for removal of the boat canopies on the adjacent city property. Islander Photo: Terry O'Connor The board of the Westbay Point & Moorings III condominium association is renewing its call for Holmes Beach to order the removal of two boat canopies used to shelter police and fire rescue boats.

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  9. Bradenton Beach incumbents, Anna Maria's Carter, Woodland seek re-electionRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... 25 percent homesteaded properties, suggesting Anna Maria might have a greater percentage of residents than Holmes Beach and Bradenton Beach. While Carter has declared her candidacy, as of Aug. 18 she had not yet documented the candidate ...

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  10. Owners win HB-Bert Harris skirmishesRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Bob McCaffrey, standing in front of his home at 7003 Holmes Blvd., explains Aug. 9 how his property was devalued by vacation rental ordinances enacted by the city of Holmes Beach. Islander Photos: Kathy Prucnell Homeowners Bob and Ellen McCaffrey posted a win Aug. 7 as the first of many ongoing Bert Harris cases in the city of Holmes Beach made its way to court.

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  11. Cortez hopes to sway DOT: Spare village, repair bridgeRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... and elephants and circus performers in the opening promenade across the new bridge. Nancy Deal of Holmes Beach accused the DOT of deliberately scheduling the final public meeting at a time when many residents and opponents are still "up north." ...

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  12. Last of unbeatens fall in center adult football standingsRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... charge to play and everyone is welcome. The week produced a full slate of golf action at the Key Royale Club in Holmes Beach, starting with a nine-hole modified Stableford-system match Aug. 14. Pat Moyna and Paul Phillips both carded plus-3s to ...

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  13. Obituaries - 08-23-2017Read the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    In October 2012, then-Holmes Beach Commissioner Sandy Haas-Martens, left, former Commissioner Billie Martini and then-Mayor Rich Bohnenberger opened Grassy Point Preserve to the public. Martini came to the Island in 1944 and resided in Bradenton Beach and later Holmes Beach.

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  14. Temps still hot, resulting in mixed bag for anglersRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... show off some 5-6-pound mangrove snappers they caught Aug. 13 in 150 feet of water about 50 miles offshore of Holmes Beach in the Gulf of Mexico while fishing on Danziger's "NozDoc." Despite water temps in the high 80s, flats fishing is still ...

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  15. They're back! Students fill halls at AMERead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... school year to get underway. Keegan is in Toni Lashway's first-grade class. Islander Photos: Sandy Ambrogi Holmes Beach Police Officer Josh Fleischer, Anna Maria Elementary resource officer, leads the first busload of students Aug. 10 into the ...

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  16. Sea turtle nests hatching daily on AMIRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Three hatchlings race Aug. 9 to the Gulf of Mexico after being released on the beach near 33rd Street in Holmes Beach. The hatchlings were found in a nest that hatched three days before being excavated for data collection by turtle watch volunteers.

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  17. Turtle watch continues free beach talks in AugustRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A turtle-eye view People attending an Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch and Shorebird Monitoring Turtle Talk and lighting workshop Aug. 12, look through turtle eye cards, a tool used to determine if lighting is sea turtle-friendly, at the Manatee Public Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Islander Photo: Courtesy AMITW As sea turtle hatchling season peaks, it becomes more and more important for visitors and residents to understand turtle-friendly practices.

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  18. Treehouse gets city 'boot,' owners stall, look to high courtRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    The fight to retain the beachfront tree house built in 2011 without permits at Angelinos Sea Lodge in Holmes Beach may go to the U.S. Supreme Court - if the owners have their wish. Story page 3. Islander Photo: Kathy Prucnell A letter from Holmes Beach Mayor Bob Johnson giving the treehouse "the boot" was met with yet another step of litigation.

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  19. Some Cortez Bridge options - including rehab - eliminated by DOTRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... Bridge would also mean closing it for nine weeks for construction and using a detour via Manatee Avenue in Holmes Beach on the Anna Maria Island Bridge or to Sarasota's Ringling Bridge. "It will have higher maintenance costs because it's moveable ...

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  20. Island police blotter - 08-16-2017Read the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... sex on the beach next to an open bottle of rum and incense candle. They were cited with an alcohol violation. Holmes Beach police reported the couple was intoxicated and they called for a ride home. Aug. 6, 100 block of 78th Street, seagrapes. A ...

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