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  1. Presidential preference? Island follows suitRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    You could say the votes cast at the polls on Anna Maria Island in the March 15 presidential primary election are following suit with the rest of the state. Well, yes, in terms of winners.

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  2. Police, ATVs respond to burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Sunset watchers at 6:20 p.m. March 7 witness police zoom down the beach in ATVs near the 36th Street access. Holmes Beach police and Manatee County Sheriff's deputies were assisting Bradenton Beach Police Department's response to a burglary in progress in the 500 block of Gulf Drive in Bradenton Beach.

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  3. Holmes Beach asked again to vacate ROWRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A 50-by-100 foot area of Second Avenue is under consideration by Holmes Beach commissioners for vacation to the owner of an adjacent multi-family property. The property borders Manatee Public Beach, a beach access to the south and a public picnic area to the north.

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  4. Islanders get say in nominating contests March 15Read the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    The polling will be 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., after The Islander went to press for the week.

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  5. Island leaders to plot traffic solutionsRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    "If you're in a hurry, you're on the wrong island," Bradenton Beach Mayor Bill Shearon said Feb. 17, during a Coalition of Barrier Island Elected Officials. Anna Maria Island mayors - Shearon, Holmes Beach Mayor Bob Johnson and Anna Maria Mayor Dan Murphy - and Longboat Key Mayor Jack Duncan were scheduled to continue a traffic discussion that began in January.

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  6. Highway administration OKs AMI bridgeRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    The Federal Highway Administration granted approval of a "no significant impact" statement for the proposed high-rise bridge to Anna Maria Island. The proposal - now in the design phase - involves replacing the Manatee Avenue drawbridge from Perico Island to Anna Maria Island with a high-level fixed bridge.

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  7. HBPD looks for Tortilla Bay thief, caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A thief wearing a bracelet turns to leave after taking money from a safe at Tortilla Bay Southwest Grille, 5318 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. A surveillance camera recorded the suspect at about 4:30 a.m. Feb. 29 entering the safe at Tortilla Bay Southwest Grille in the Island Shopping Center, 5318 Marina Drive, according to an HBPD report.

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  8. 15-years in the making, Waterline gets permitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Holmes Beach building official Jim McGuinness, left, congratulates Waterline general contractor Mike McCandless of Mainstay Construction after signing the building permits for the resort at 5325 Marina Drive. Brian Check, vice president for the developer, Mainsail Lodging, looks on.

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  9. Holmes Beach trades city property, allows bigger homeRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Holmes Beach commissioners voted 4-1 Feb. 23 to vacate a portion of Fourth Avenue to an adjacent private property owner. After much discussion, all but Titsworth agreed the land swap offered by the applicant, which gives the city two small beachfront lots, was in the community's interest.

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  10. Cortez man ordered to probation for DUI, damaging squad carRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A Cortez man was ordered to pay restitution to Manatee County and sentenced to 12 months probation for driving impaired and kicking out a patrol car window. Steven C. Scott, 33, pleaded guilty in 12th Judicial Circuit Court Dec. 22, 2015, to criminal damage to property and resisting arrest.

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  11. Commission has history of thwarting ShearonRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    The city attorney and four Bradenton Beach commissioners met in Mayor Bill Shearon's absence Feb. 23 and decided to further limit his authority as executive head of the city. It marks their second such effort since Ralph Cole and Jake Spooner were elected in November.

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  12. Push resumes by owners to put tree house before votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    The tree house constructed in 2011 without permits at a six-unit vacation home in Holmes Beach turns heads on the beachfront Feb. 24. Islander Photo: Kathy Prucnell Stalwart like a tree, the owners of the Angelinos Sea Lodge tree house are back in court, asking the city of Holmes Beach to let voters decide the structure's fate. And to make it happen, the resort owners' attorney filed a motion Feb. 4 looking for the 12th Judicial Circuit Court to direct the city commissioners to carry out the quest.

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  13. Sarasota motorist arrested in HB for drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Running a red light and erratic driving led to the arrest of a 23-year-old Sarasota man for possessing drugs at about 6 a.m. Feb. 14. Holmes Beach Police Sgt. Mike Pilato observed the vehicle while on patrol between Manatee Avenue and the 7200 block of Gulf Drive.

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  14. Holmes Beach woman's car hits tree, flips overRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A black 1997 Honda sedan flipped onto its roof in the 5300 block of Gulf Drive in the business district in Holmes Beach. At about 6:27 p.m. Feb. 19 traveling north and turning west at the S-curve on Gulf Drive, a 57-year-old Holmes Beach woman failed to negotiate the curve, struck a palm tree and the vehicle overturned in the middle of the road, according to the Holmes Beach traffic crash report.

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  15. Cortez man arrested for DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A 25-year-old Cortez man was arrested for driving impaired after police stopped him at 49th Street and Gulf Drive in Holmes Beach. After midnight Feb. 20, while conducting radar in the 5200 block, Holmes Beach Officer Alan Bores observed a blue Ford with a Texas tag, traveling south without headlights or taillights, according to an HBPD report.

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  16. Island police blotter - 03-02-2016Read the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Feb. 19, 700 block of North Shore Drive, burglary. An owner reported a burglary and theft of a wall decoration.

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  17. Pelican finds freedom in Holmes BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Joanne Ferguson releases a pelican Feb. 16 after removing two fishing hooks and line wrapped around the wings. She is assisted by Jim Feehan, Jeannie Bystrom and husband David.

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  18. Holmes Beach considers land swap, reconsiders parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    If, after a final hearing, the land swap passes, the homeowner will receive a stretch of sand that is part of the right of way from the line of vegetation on the left across the beachfront, allowing for a larger home. The city of Holmes Beach will receive two small lots seaward of the erosion control line, where development is prohibited.

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  19. Probation ends bank drive-in crash caseRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    A no-contest plea deal was entered in the 12th Judicial Circuit case of a Bradenton man who smashed his truck into a bank drive-through in Holmes Beach. John Spiwak, 46, pleaded no contest Dec. 28 to driving under the influence with property damage and possession of marijuana.

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  20. No tour boats allowed at Bridge Street pier day dockRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    'Pull up and pick up' A group vacationing in Holmes Beach for a family reunion on Anna Maria Island rented a boat Feb. 19 and motored to the day dock at the Historic Bridge Street Pier in Bradenton Beach. "We're just glad we can pull up and pick up the family," Matt Saiia said.

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