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INSIDEMany of you have been asking for it, and we got it for you. Todays Charlotte Sun features the sample ballot for the upcoming November election. Check it out on page 12. For Charlotte Harbor Regatta, the journey to winning the 2015 F18 Americas Championship began with losing out on a less prestigious regional regatta in a different class. The loss reinforced the old saying, Half the battle is showing up. For newbies, Charlotte Harbor Regatta is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to promote sailing on Charlotte Harbor. Founded in 2009, CHR has staged ve annual one-design regattas. In 2012, the organization, which is comprised of board members from area yacht clubs, sailing and boating clubs, the county tourism bureau and the Sun Newspapers, organized the International Association for Disabled Sailing World Championship. I serve as chairman of CHR. While the Charlotte Harbor Regatta has begun to re-establish the harbor as premier sailboat racing venue, there is still a lot of Charlotte Where? out there. So when we bid for a regatta to be held next April, we lost out to another club by not being there in person to speak to sailors and class ofcers. When several members of the F18 class encouraged us to bid on the F18 Americas, we knew we needed a more personal approach, but the cost was daunting. The vote on the championship was set to be held at the class annual meeting during the nationals regatta in Corpus Christi, Texas. The price tag for travel, lodging and meals would top $1,000. That would eat into money CHR gives as grants to local sailing organizations and the reserves we need to cover costs leading up to our annual regatta in February. But a no-show bid would put us in a group of other clubs which indicated they would host the event. Thats when Sean Doherty, the director of sales and marketing at the Charlotte Harbor Visitors and Convention Bureau and the CHR secretary, pitched the bid to his boss, Tourism Director Laura Steiner. She green-lighted the trip to Texas. Without that support, and the ability to meet face-to-face with class members, we would not have been able to differentiate ourselves from the other prospective hosts. Sailboat racing at the international level is a very clubby scene. These men and women from various backgrounds and towns travel the country and the world, seeing each other in several ports of call. When they get together, its like separated siblings who behave as if no time at all has passed since their last meeting. It pays to have friends to help you break in. In our case, Todd Riccardi, a repeat participant in the CHR, broke the ice during the long rst afternoon of the Nationals, when racing was postponed by a stubborn thunderstorm. Another CHR veteran, Dave Ingram of Sarasota, wrote a letter of support to the class on our behalf. No doubt they lled in any informational gaps about Charlotte Harbor and the Port Charlotte Beach Park venue. We know we have to keep working to spread the word. I bumped into J.J. Johnson in Corpus Christi as we walked from the yacht club to the hotel. I knew he was building a house in Punta Gorda, but had never met him. He noticed my CHR shirt and said he heard Charlotte Harbor was bidding for the Americas, which will be next October. Thats why Im here, I said. Where is Port Charlotte Beach Park? Ive never been there, J.J. said. Im arranging a tour when he gets back. Brian Gleason is editorial page editor for the Sun Newspapers. Readers may reach him at, and follow him on Twitter at @bglesun. Winning the F18 Americas PUNTA GORDA Feb. 8 was the worst night of Amy Rachels life. But she took the stand Friday to recall her stabbing, and to talk about the lasting effects of that attack at the Redneck Yacht Club. I replay it every day, the 22-yearold said before 20th Circuit Judge Amy Hawthorne in an emotional courtroom at the Charlotte County Justice Center. I lose sleep Im not the same person. After listening to passionate arguments from both sides of the law during an hourlong hearing, Hawthorne sentenced Rachels attacker Jessica Hess, 20 to three years in prison followed by seven years of probation, which cant be reduced. Hess pleaded in August and was convicted of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. Its a hard sentence, the defendants father, Ron Hess, told the Sun, speaking for many grieving family members and friends.Emotional sentenceBy ADAM KREGERSTAFF WRITERSTABBER | 9 Man who lost twins works to save lives PHOTO PROVIDEDPhotos of Joshua and Christian DeMello. Paul DeMello is hoping the upcoming Twins Tot Walk will raise awareness.CHARLOTTE COUNTY Watching children grow up can bring tremendous joy to parents. Taking their rst step, opening birthday and Christmas gifts, rst day of kindergarten and driving home the winning run for their team are precious moments people cherish for a lifetime. Paul DeMello, however, was cheated out of these memories he lost his twin 13-month-old sons, Joshua and Christian, to an accidental drowning in January 2010. Despite his over whelming grief and pain, DeMello had the strength and the courage to take this tragic event and transform it into something meaningful and educational. I was in the hospital, and I remember someone telling me how Mothers Against Drunk Driving had started with a tragedy, he said. Thats when I decided to get the word out about protecting children from drowning. DeMello founded the nonprot organization known as Just Against Children Drowning in April 2010, just months after his sons untimely deaths. JACD sponsors bike runs, car washes, and other fundraising activities during the year. Its biggest event to generate money is the annual Twins Tot Walk to remember those children lost to accidental drownings. The event kicks off at 4 p.m. Nov. 2, at Gilchrist Park, with participants walking the A.W. Gilchrist Bridge from Punta Gorda to Port Charlotte and back. Registration fee is $22 to walk or run one bridge or the Ultimate Twin Pledge of $44 for both. Last year, we had more than 200 people show up, DeMello said. My son Christian donated his liver to a 1-year-old boy in Texas and his kidneys to a 22-year-old woman in Sarasota. She never had a child and after she received the kidneys, she got pregnant and had a baby several months ago. By AL HEMINGWAYSUN CORRESPONDENTTWINS | 9MURDOCK Local environmental groups are taking legal action to block proposed changes to Charlotte Countys 2050 comprehensive plan. Charlotte County commissioners voted unanimously last month to follow county staff recommendations regarding the streamlining of the comp plan, but now Charlotte Harbor Sierra Club members and the Friends of Cape Haze have led challenges to the revamp with the state Division of Administrative Hearings. This is a very big deal, said Debra Highsmith, environmental committee chairwoman for the Sierra Club chapter. She led the challenge for the club with the state. The proposed changes eviscerate protections for neighborhoods, wildlife and habitats, Highsmith said. Its not anything we didnt expect, and we are still reviewing the documents, County Attorney Janette Knowlton said Friday. Beyond that, I have no comment. However, at a commission public hearing Sept. 23, Community Development Director Ty Harris, who has also served as an assistant county attorney, described the changes to the comp plan as necessary due to recent Challenges to the Charlottes comp plan By STEVE REILLYSTAFF WRITERPLAN | 9 BrianGLEASONEDITORIAL PAGE EDITORBY THE NUMBERSStabber gets three years in prison PUBLIC HEARING VIDEOA CC-TV video of the Charlotte County Commissions public hearing on Sept. 23 for adopting changes to the natural resources and coastal chapters of the 2050 comprehensive plan is available on the countys website at TWINS TOT WALKWhen: 4 p.m. Nov. 2 Where: Gilchrist Park Route: The A.W. Gilchrist Bridge from Punta Gorda to Port Charlotte and back. Registration: $22 to walk or run one bridge or the Ultimate Twin Pledge of $44 for both Contact: justagainstchildrendrowning or email Jacdinc@ HESS Charlotte SunCLASSIFIED: Comics 7-10 | Dear Abby 10 | TV Listings 11 THE SUN: Police Beat 3 | Obituaries 5 | Legals 8 | Crosswords 9 | Viewpoint 10 | Opinion 11 VOL. 122 NO. 298An Edition of the SunAMERICAS BEST COMMUNITY DAILYSATURDAY OCTOBER 25, $1.00 0 percent chance of rain83 59 High Low Look inside for valuable couponsThis years savings to date ...S UN COUPON VALUE METER CHARLIE SAYS ...Too bad an alligator cant run for governor.INDEX | 705252000258 Daily Edition $1.00 $104,489 AN UNEXPECTED DEPARTURELongtime Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon exercises a previously undisclosed escape clause in his contract and ends his tenure with the Rays. SPORTS PAGE 1 SPORTS: Lotto 2 THE WIRE: Nation 2 | World 5 | Business 6-8 | State 9 | Weather 10 Dog cage, $65In Todays Classifieds! AND WEEKLY HERALDCALL US AT 941-206-1000


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Call 941-629-0110 PG Farmers Market, 8 til 1, Taylor St. & Olympia, 391-4856, Market has Produce, Cheese, Seafood, Honey, Citrus, Bakery, & more. EBT. Acme Bicycle Ride, Acme Bicycle Ride 8 am 615 Cross St PG Free Adults 3 Levels Helmet Required 941-639-2263 Boy Scout Car Wash, Punta Gorda Troop 13, 9-3, Charlotte State Bank & Trust, 2311 Tamiami Trail, Punta Gorda. 639-1511 Craft Extravaganza, 10-4 Open to the public/free. Crafts, Jewelry, raffles, more. AL Post 110 hall. 3152 Harbor Blvd, PC Craft Show-AM P 110, Craft show food. Open to public. Starts at 10 am Deep Creek Elks 2763, Wings & Dogs 12-2, Dinner 5-8, Filets And Much More, Music With Quiet Fire 6:30 to 9:30, Reservations Suggested Guided Hike, Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center resumes guided hikes at 10941 Burnt Store Rd., Punta Gorda Port Charlotte Elks, Lunch Sandwiches with Bartender 1 to 4. Kitchen Closed. Trunk or Treat 5 to 7:30pm Punta Gorda Elks, LunchTex Mex to 2; Dinner 5 to 8; Music by Denny Pezzin 6:30 to 10:30; Queen of Hearts 6 pm at 25538 Shore PG 6237-2606, members & guests Punta Gorda Elkettes, Elkettes Thrift Shop Open to the Public from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm at 25538 Shore, PG, 637-2606 Bingo Saturday, Bingo Saturday Friendliest Bingo game in town Quarter games start at 10:15 Cultural Center 625-4175 American Legion 103, Vet appr day, Sandwiches all day, 2101 Taylor Rd, 639-6337, Tiki Hut 2p Pumpkin Festival, 5-8 pm at Port Charlotte UMC, 625-4356. Come in costume for food, games, music and fun! The Doo Wop Crew, Plays oldies and variety at Fishermens Village Center Stage 5-9 p.m. 941-639-8721 SUNDAY Easy Does It Club, offers AA & Alanon meetings daily from 7:30 am to 9 pm at 23312 Harper Ave,. PC. Call 941-629-0110 Cardiac Bicycle Ride, Cardiac Care Scenic Bicycle Ride 35 Miles 13-16 mph Call Bill 941-740-2257 for start location. Punta Gorda Elks, Breakfast 8-12; Bar open 12 pm; Wings & Rings 2-5; Tiki open 1 pm; Music by Gary & Kerri 2-5 at 25538 Shore PG 637-2606, members & guests Deep Creek Elks 2763, Lunch 12:30-4:30, Philly Cheese Steaks And Much More, NFL Ticket Port Charlotte Elks, Bar bingo 1 to 4, Lunch Sandwiches w/Christa. NFL Sunday Ticket in the bar. Kitchen Closed Buff Bills Backers, Buff Bills fans of W Coast Fl. 1-4 pm Ms Rascals Loony Bin 1182 Tamiami Trl,Port Charlotte Fl,Mark 624-2896. CCJS Jazz Jam, Come jam with Parmelee, Evans, Opela &, more from 1 to 4 pm at the Port Charlotte, Golf Club, $5 open to the public. Garden Tour, Guided tour of gardens at History Park, 501 Shreve Street, PG, 2pm, $5 suggested donation; Q&A. 639-1887. Free Fall Festival, Free event with food, games, rides, bounce houses, jugglers, hay rides, face painting and prizes Farmers Market, History Park Farmers Market open every Sunday 9 am to 2 pm, 501 Shreve St., between Virginia Ave. & Henry St. 941-639-1887. Singing Bowl Concert, Crystal and Tibetan Bowl Concert, Sunday, October 26th, 6 to 7:30 pm, $25, Robert Austin | COMMUNITY CALENDAR Free Open Cruise In, Sat., Oct 25, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Free Open Cruise In, Home Depot parking lot, 3941 Tamiami Trail/Burnt Store Rd., PG. Free OJ, coffee & donuts; door prizes, 50/50. Open to all vehicles including modified. No pre-reg, fees nor to have been in the military. Lee: 941-626-9359., Featured EventsPAID ADVERTISEMENTA SAMPLING OF MANY AREA HALLOWEEN EVENTS State College of Floridas Venice Pop Culture Club will play host to its seventh annual Haunted House event, The Toys Factory, 7-10 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Lakeside Pavilion at SCF Venice, 8000 S. Tamiami Trail, South Venice. A percentage of the proceeds will benefit the Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center (SPARCC), a nonprofit agency in Sarasota County that serves victims of domestic and sexual violence, and promotes a violence-free community through awareness and educa tion. Tickets are $3. For more information, call Pop Culture Club advisers Michelle Flynn or Lynette ONeill at 941-408-1476. Fifth Annual Haunting on the Harbor Halloween Festival and Haunted House at City Marketplace site in downtown Punta Gorda. Opens at 1 p.m. today and Sunday; 6 p.m. Thursday and Oct. 31 (Haunted House only). Activities for both young and old. Children of all ages will enjoy the variety of carnival games where everyone is a winner. Also: large childrens play area with bounce houses, slides, rides and more; old-fashioned hayride a leisurely trip through the historic district of downtown Punta Gorda to view all of the Halloween-themed decorated houses; costume contests throughout the weekend for adults, children and even dogs, with the adult contest divided into male, female and group categories, and the childrens contest divided into three age groups; pumpkin patch with professional photographer; and live entertainment throughout the weekend world-renowned hypnotist Richard Barker returns to the stage this evening, followed by the Jack Michael Band. Highlight is the Haunting on the Harbor Haunted House, with more than 5,000 air-conditioned square feet of twists and turns with a different fright around every corner. For children 10 and younger, The Not-So-Scary Fun House will be on-site. The Haunted House will be open throughout the weekend festival, today through Monday, and for special encore performances at 6 p.m. Thursday and Oct. 31. Gate admission (all nights except Oct. 31) is $3; children younger than 12 admitted free. Haunted House admission is $9. Thursday is student night: students with ID get $2 off. Additional fees will be charged for rides, games, food and beverages. For more information, visit, or call 941-637-5953. Halloween Sidewalk Chalk Competition Today at the Tringali Recreation Center, 3460 N. Access Road, Englewood. Teams of two to five people will compete to create the best Halloween-themed sidewalk chalk art. Registration will begin at 9 a.m., and the teams have from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to create their masterpieces. The winning team gets a prize! To sign up your team, call 941-681-3742. Kangaroo Kids Academy Fall Festival 10a.m. to 4p.m. today at 14601 S. Tamiami Trail (north of Lowes), North Port. Activities for children 5 and younger in each classroom; hay maze. Kids invited to come in costume. Open to the public; free. For more information, visit, or call 941-888-2788. Halloween Themed Golf Tournament and Buffet Dinner today at Twin Isles Country Club, 301 Madrid Blvd., Punta Gorda. Presented by the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce Registration is at noon, and there will be a 1 p.m. shotgun start, with prizes galore (including closest to the pin, closest to the line and longest drive) and a hole-in-one competition, sponsored by Palm Auto Mall, to win a brand-new car! To register your foursome for $260, or as an individual for $65, call 941-639-3720 or visit the online payment center at www. The Tales of Indian Spring Cemetery: A Historical Walking Tour, 5-8 p.m. today at Indian Spring Cemetery in Punta Gorda. Distinctive walking tour for visitors of all ages, showcasing Charlotte Countys haunting and intriguing past. Advance ticket sales are over; tickets purchased at the gate the night of tour will be $13 per person (children younger than 5 free), but there will not be a guaranteed time when those tours will begin that night. The historical centers living historians will host the tour and lead visitors along cemetery paths as they illuminate tales of the countys sometimes tragic past. On the tour, guests will meet local historical characters such as Marshal John Bowman, Mary Lula Sandlin, Joel Bean, Virginia Taylor Trabue and more; each character will be brought to life by volunteers from local organizations. Participants become witnesses to history as the tragedies and triumphs faced by these pioneering spirits are revealed. For more information, call 941-629-PAST (7278), or visit go to the Playing page and click the Charlotte County Historical Center link. The Knights of Columbus Council 7672 invites all grown-ups to a Halloween Dance & Costume Party from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. today at St. Francis of Assisi Parish Center, 5265 Placida Road, Grove City. Come dance the night away listening to live music featuring the True Notes with guitarist Ernie Litz and his wife Gloria. Treats and sweets will be served. BYOB. No children, please. Costumes are optional, but encouraged. Tickets are $10 per person and are available at the parish office or by contacting Bob and Kathy at941-698-9391. Halloween Bingo Extravaganza, Wednesday at the Cultural Center of Charlotte County, 2280 Aaron St., Port Charlotte. Up to $2,450 in prizes. For only $25; additional game cards will be on sale. Seating in the Conference Center begins at 5:30 p.m., with games staring at 6:30 p.m. The snack bar will be open with a devilishly delicious menu to match the Halloween theme. Prizes will be available throughout the night, including best costume. Additional chances for prizes will be given to anyone who comes in a mask or painted face. Tickets available at the bingo games at the center, or in the Accounting Office. For more information, call 941-625-4175. ext. 212. Spook Night A Celebrity Bartending Contest 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Portofino Waterfront Dining, 23241 Bayshore Road, Charlotte Harbor. Fundraiser for Business Volunteers of Charlotte County, a new nonprofit raising funds through donations, bequests and special events like this one for local charities. Featured celebrities to include Daniel West from Charlotte County Fire/EMS; Janet Russo, with Bayfront Health Punta Gordas Joint Academy; Mark Howard, administrator at Port Charlotte Rehab; and a mystery guest. Costumes are optional. The event will include a silent auction. Tickets are $15 per person, or $25 per couple, and may be purchased at the door or by calling 941-426-1973. Free Childrens Halloween Party, 3-5 p.m. Oct. 31 at the Cultural Center of Charlotte County 2280 Aaron St., Port Charlotte. Includes Halloween-themed games, activities and contests for children in kindergarten through fifth grade (other ages may attend, but activities are not suitable for children younger than 5 or older than 11). All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Registration will begin at 2:45 p.m. in the Fountain Room. There will be signage throughout the center to ensure that everyone makes it to the right place in time to participate in activities and ghoulish games. One of the most fun portions of the afternoon is the Costume Contest. All participants are encouraged to come dressed to impress, as there will be prizes awarded for the best costume in each age group. There will be a photo of each participant snapped during the costume judging, and each person is welcome to pick up a compli mentary copy of his picture at the conclusion of the event. Business/organization sponsors welcome; tables are only $25, and you are welcome to host a game, activity or candy station, should you so choose. For more information, contact Amanda at 941-625-4175, ext. 240. Siesta Key Village Association Safe Treats for Kids 3-6 p.m. Oct. 31. Bring your little ones to trick-or-treat in a safe venue in Siesta Village, along Ocean Boulevard and surrounding streets on Siesta Key in Sarasota. Free. Look for participating members displaying orange and black balloons and pumpkin fliers in their windows. For more information, go to, or call Helene Hyland at 941-685-2274. Nineteenth Annual Halloween Safewalk 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31 on Dearborn Street in Englewood. Sponsored by the Olde Englewood Village Association and the Sarasota County Englewood Community Redevelopment Agency. Dozens of merchants and organizations will hand out candy and other treats. Any organization or individual who wants to hand out candy and treats during the Safewalk must register with the CRA; call 941-473-9795, or email Eighth annual Trick or Treat at City Hall 5-8 p.m. Oct. 31 at North Port City Hall, 4970 City Hall Blvd. (off Sumter Boulevard). Free. City officials and staff transform all three floors of City Hall into various scenes for costumed children and their parents to enjoy. For children 12 years old and younger; kids must be accompanied by an adult. More than 2,000 trick-or-treaters expected. Sponsorships sought; call Toni Duncan at the citys Parks and Recreation Division at 941-429-3565. The 80-plus-year tradition of Punta Gorda Masons handing out Blue Bell ice cream bars in front of the gazebo in Gilchrist Park in Punta Gorda: begins around 5:30 p.m. on Halloween, till they run out. Hearkens back to former Gov. Albert W. Gilchrist, a Punta Gorda resident and former grand master of the local and state Masonic chapters, who used to buy ice cream cones from an area drugstore for children each Oct. 31. When he passed away, Gilchrist bequeathed money in his 1926 will, stipulating that the interest from his gift be used to provide children in the area with free ice cream each Halloween. Mall-o-ween at the Port Charlotte Town Center mall 1441 Tamiami Trail, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 31. Free. Children of all ages can sport their Halloween best and come haunt the center and its retailers for candy, all in a safe and climate-controlled environment. Costumes should be worn only during event hours. Masks are allowed on only children 12 and younger; toy guns are not permitted. Free. For more information, call 941-624-4833. Prime trick-or-treating, Punta Gorda Historic District : Throughout the district, residents spend weeks decorating their homes and stocking up on hundreds of dollars in candy to be able to make the night special for the thousands of trick-or-treaters who flock to the neighbor hood for prime fright-night fun each Oct. 31. Although youll find homes off the beaten track decked out for the holiday, most of the homes on the main strips of Marion and Olympia avenues are where the crowd focuses its attention. Halloween Dance, 7-10 p.m. Oct. 31 in the Conference Center at the Cultural Center of Charlotte County 2280 Aaron St., Port Charlotte. Features the music of Erich; a cash bar open throughout the evening; and Jimmies Grille open, serving a variety of treats. Sport your favorite costume while dancing for a chance to win the annual contest. Prizes will be awarded for the best costume, the most creative costume and the best couples costume. Each winner will receive a year of free admission to the Friday Night Dance at the Cultural Center valued at more than $350. Tickets are $7, and can be purchased at the door. For more information, call 941-625-4175, or visit Lemon Bay Touchdown Club Halloween Party 7 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Englewood Event Center, 3069 S. McCall Road. Find your scariest, funniest or weirdest costume and get ready for a night of spooky fun. Cash prizes for the best costume. Zombie University will provide funky dance music. Appetizers and a cash bar. Tickets: $30 (proceeds benefit the Lemon Bay Manta Ray football team); available at Hinck Wealth Management, Norma Jeans Bar and Grille in Englewood and at the door. Tickets also available at Lemon Bays home football game Oct. 31 at Veterans Stadium at Lemon Bay High School. Have an event to add? Email | COMMUNITY NEWS BRIEFSWildlife Center seeks volunteersThe Peace River Wildlife Center, 3400 Ponce de Leon Pkwy., Punta Gorda, is in need of volunteers to work as tour guides and greeters to welcome visitors to its facility. Individuals who would like to volunteer, call 941-637-3830.Toys for Tots seeks help from businessesCharlotte County Toys for Tots would like businesses to participate in its Train Cutout project set for Nov. 1 through Dec. 15. Train cutouts cost the public $1 and are displayed at your place of business. For more information, call Carol Pickford, coordinator for Toys for Tots, at 941-626-6215.Road lanes to closeThere will be intermittent lane closures on Burnt Store Road, from Zemel Road south to Vincent Street, in both directions beginning today through late November. Drainage and utility installation work will be conducted in conjunction with the Burnt Store Road (Phase III) Widening project. Flaggers and traffic control devices will be in place to direct traffic through the construction zone. The Public Works Department would like to remind motorists to remain alert at all times and to exercise caution when traveling through construction zones. More information about this project is available at www. CharlotteCountyFL. gov click on Project Status Updates in the Popular Links list on the left.Portion of Saragossa Lane to closeA portion of Saragossa Lane, between Burnt Store Road and Trading Post Road, will be closed to traffic Oct. 28 through Oct. 31. Drainage and utility installation work will be conducted in conjunction with the Burnt Store Road (Phase III) Widening project. Detour signs will be in place to direct traffic around the construction site. The Public Works Department would like to remind motorists to remain alert at all times and to exercise caution when traveling through construction zones. More information about this project is available at www. CharlotteCountyFL. gov click on Project Status Updates in the Popular Links list on the left.Toys for Tots distributes collection boxesCharlotte County Toys for Tots has distributed toy collection boxes to the various participating businesses in Port Charlotte and Punta Gorda. If your business would like to participate this year, and you did not receive a collection box, call Carol Pickford, Charlotte County Toys for Tots coordinator, at 941-626-6215.


The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 C Our Town Page 3 LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWS PUNTA GORDA The local man accused of shoplifting a sandwich from a grocery store Wednesday was back for more the following day. And he wasnt going to be caught easily. Lelan Eugene Hendrix, 41, was shopping in the Publix at 2310 Tamiami Trail around 1:30 p.m. When he ordered a sub from the deli, the workers kept an extra eye on him because he had allegedly stolen a sandwich the day prior. Sure enough, Hendrix took his lunch, grabbed some u medicine, put the items in a shopping bag and headed for the exits without paying, according to a Punta Gorda Police report. When staff members confronted the suspected thief as he was trying to leave, the man agreed to follow them to the ofce. Then suddenly, Hendrix turned around, took off running, tripped on a rug, barreled over a female employee, dropped the merchandise, knocked the automatic sliding door off the track on his way out, hopped into a Pontiac sedan and ed, the police report shows. Officers used a description of the man and his license plate number to track him down at his home on the 400 block of West Grace St., but his car wasnt there. The man first denied trying to steal from Publix. However, he reportedly said he tried to hide his car from the police by parking it a couple streets over at Punta Gorda Public Library. Hendrix was arrested on charges of shoplifting, resisting a merchant and battery. He was being held Friday in the Charlotte County Jail on $7,500 bond. The value of the items he allegedly tried to take was $16. The Charlotte County Sheriffs Office reported the following arrests: Crystal Lee Hanisch, 35, 100 block of Dunn Drive, Port Charlotte. Charge: grand theft. Bond: none. Tawney Shae Bronson-Postal, 23, 10500 block of Sandrift Ave., Englewood. Charge: failure to appear on a felony. Bond: none. Ashley Elizabeth Dahl, 22, 200 block of Winson Ave., Englewood. Charge: violation of probation (original charge: sale of amphetamine). Bond: none. Honori Alexander Johnson, 38, 400 block of Ricold Terrace, Port Charlotte. Charge: violation of probation (possession of a controlled substance without a prescription). Bond: none. Traci Lynn Mace, 34, 21300 block of Austin Ave., Port Charlotte. Charge: violation of an injunction. Bond: $3,000. Antonio Tyson Wade, 21, 15800 block of Pennington Circle, Port Charlotte. Charge: battery. Bond: $2,500. The Punta Gorda Police Department reported the following arrest: Debra Angeles, 45, 700 block of Merrick Lane N.W., Port Charlotte. Charge: possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond: $5,000. Compiled by Adam KregerPolice catch alleged sandwich thief | POLICE BEATThe information for Police Beat is gathered from police, sheriffs office, Florida Highway Patrol, jail and fire records. Not every arrest leads to a conviction and guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.Among Floridas top Republicans to make the rounds in Punta Gorda this week was Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam who urged supporters Friday to vote down Amendment 2 and reelect Gov. Rick Scott. Putnam, 40, is running for re-election to one of four Florida cabinet seats against Democrat Thaddeus Thad Hamilton. He was elected to statewide office in 2010. But Putnam is no stranger to politics. The Florida native served in the state House of Representatives from 1996 to 2000 before heading to Washington, D.C., where he served in the U.S. House of Representatives for a decade. In 2010, Putnam returned to Florida after being elected head of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services the state agency that promotes Floridas 300 agricultural commodities around the world, manages state forests, helps farmers, safeguards consumers, assists with the school lunch program and processes concealed-weapon license applications. Putnam has helped draw attention in Tallahassee to one of the states most pressing problems: water quality and supply. He has made water conservation in agriculture one of his departments priorities. He is a bright star on Floridas horizon, said State Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto, who joined dozens of local Republican Party leaders to greet Putnam on the campaign trail. For his part, Putnam spent much of his speech at Fishermens Village rallying support for Scott, who is in a dead heat against Democrat Charlie Crist in the race for governor. What you say to your friends and neighbors is so much more persuasive than any 30-second ad, he said, urging Republican supporters to get their votes in early. If we bring back Charlie Crist and his cotton-candy populism, were stepping backward 10 years. Putnam also took time to lambaste support for Amendment 2. Amendment 2 has nothing to do with medicine, he said. It was a cynical attempt to turn out the vote in favor of Charlie Crist. Thats why its on the ballot. So far, Putnam has raised $2.7 million for his campaign and spent about $789,000. His opponent Hamilton has raised $21,163 in campaign contributions and taken out $13,140 in loans. He has spent $25,027.Email: bbarbosa@sun-herald.comPutnam visits Punta GordaBy BRENDA BARBOSASTAFF WRITER SUN PHOTO BY BRENDA BARBOSAFlorida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam was on the campaign trail in Punta Gorda Friday, where he was greeted by dozens of Republican Party leaders. 50474946


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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 C Our Town Page 5 LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWS CHARLOTTENo deaths were reported Friday in Charlotte County.ENGLEWOODNo deaths were reported Friday in Englewood.NORTH PORT Nancy E. MillerNancy E. Miller went to be with the Lord Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at 1 a.m. She was born March 3, 1931, in Ft. Thomas, Ky. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Joseph Miller; children, Lynn (Rich) Shimkus, Bobbie (Tom) Cramer, Joe (Kathy) Miller, Jill (Jim) Carl and Sam (Leah) Miller; 12 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and three nieces. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 4365 State Road 776, Venice. In lieu of owers, please consider donating to Tidewell Hospice, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238, Attn: Philanthropy Dept., In Honor of Nancy Miller; or Trinity Presbyterian Church, 4365 State Road 776, Venice, FL 34293. To share a memory of Nancy visit www.farley Arrangements are by Farley Funeral Home.DESOTONo deaths were reported Friday in DeSoto County.Robert Charles BugglinRobert Charles Bugglin died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, after a battle with cancer. Bob was born Feb. 21, 1939, in Philadelphia, Pa., to Isabel and Alois Bugglin. He graduated from Father Judge Catholic High School in 1957, and entered the U.S. Navy. He was stationed at the Naval Air Station in Memphis, Tenn., and served his reserve time at NAS Willow Grove, Pa. After the Navy, Bob went to work as a salesman for Keebler Biscuit Company, and then for several food brokers. He eventually became vice president and then partner in Regional Access Brokerage in Harrisburg, Pa. Bob personied the term people person, a quality that made him not only an outstanding salesman, but a pleasure to be with. Bob was an avid golfer most of his life and was an active member of Fox Hill Country Club in Exeter, Pa., for many years, serving a term on the Board of Directors. Bob married the love of his life, Carole Stanton Caruso, in 1988. Bob and Carole lived in Dallas, Pa., for 15 years, then in Harrisburg, Pa., and Hilton Head Island, S.C., for several years where Bob worked as a starter/ ranger at Hilton Head National Golf Club. They moved to North Port, Fla. in 2004. Bob worked as a starter/ranger at The Links golf course in Rotonda West, Fla., until his cancer incapacitated him. Bob is survived by his loving wife, Carole; stepchildren, Beth Caruso Cook, Nancy (Scott) Caruso Carr, and Charles (Marilyn) Caruso; grandchildren, Charlene, Shayne, Dylan, Lucas, and Travis Cook, Nicholas and Benjamin Caruso; great-grandson, Mason Cook; and a niece and several nephews. Bob was preceded in death by his parents; and his only brother, Alois Bugglin Jr. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church. In lieu of owers, donations may be made in Bobs memory to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Port Charlotte, FL 33952 or Tidewell Hospice, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238. | OBITUARIES PHOTO PROVIDEDThe Charlotte County Justice Center raised $653 for the Center for Abuse and Rape Emergencies during the Justice Centers rst Domestic Violence Awareness Day on Friday. A bake sale helped bring in donations. Some of the goodies were prepared by students at the Charlotte Technical Center. October is Domestic Awareness Month, and the Justice Center is also holding a supply drive to benet CARE through Halloween. Donations of toilet paper, paper towels, dish detergent, washing detergent, bleach, disinfectant spray and cleaning supplies can be dropped o at the Justice Center in Punta Gorda. Pictured are: CARE prevention educator Anita Kos, Director of Civil Court Services Roger Eaton, and Civil Court Services supervisor Marie Hicks.Justice Center caresSmall in stature with bright blue eyes, 9-yearold Faith Deacetis shy demeanor doesnt give outsiders an inkling of her powerhouse skills when she steps on a gym mat. Faith was recently named a member of the National Jumpstart Gymnastics Team. She is the only gymnast in the state of Florida to make the Jumpstart team, and one of only three gymnasts to land on teams in both her disciplines, oor and power tumbling, according to her coach. Faith trains at Horizons Gymnastics and Dance Academy in Port Charlotte under the experienced coaching of longtime gym owner Shelly Proa. Shes the rst one to qualify for the national team and shes the rst 9-year-old to make the national team. Shes the youngest weve ever had to even qualify, Proa said. Shes one of the top trampolinist and tumblers in the entire country. The young North Port gymnast didnt talk much during practice this week, but Faith did reveal a determined and focused attitude when given instructions by her coach. She demonstrated a few moves on the trampoline with fellow classmates looking on. Working in two disciplines, she endures a rigorous training schedule. I practice three hours on three days of the week, she said. Proa said the gymnasts schedule changes when the on-season starts back up in a few months. During the competition season, Faith will begin more instruction with more advanced-level coaches. Though one might think her quiet nature could make for a difcult student, her coach says quite the opposite. Shes very shy, but I think thats what makes her such a successful gymnast. She listens, she takes everything you say in and shes easy to instruct, Proa said. Beginning in January, training will begin for camp in March, when Faith will go back to Texas she made the national team in testing there earlier this month with her coaches and meet other talented gymnasts, all with their eyes on a national title. The USA Gymnastics coaches groom the younger kids at a national Olympic training gym. The gymnasts meet every six months and the plan is to get them on the fast track to Olympic level, Proa said. They basically groom them for the Olympics. Gymnasts who have been recruited and have joined the national team are then expected to travel and train in different facilities throughout the country. Older gymnasts are even taken internationally for training and instruction. Faith isnt old enough to travel out of the country just yet. She will stay in the U.S. until shes a little bit older. At age 12 they are then able to go out of the country with the teams to train. Its only a few years off for her though and shes that good, Proa said. While traveling around the country, Faith will join other gymnasts and coaches during training until the national championship in July. When asked about her parents, Jamie and Kevin, accompanying her during her travels, the Atwater Elementary fourth-grad er said her parents could not go with her during training camps. They wont come, but they will come for the championship, she said. My parents helped me get started in gymnastics. Since Faith was named to the national team, Kevin said the family has been going non-stop. Things are going very well. We are so proud of her, Kevin said. Shes got goals in her head She self-motivates herself, and she knows her goals in life. We dont push it, we just support her. Kevin said his daughter is also a member of Atwaters photography club, on top of staying on the North Port schools honor roll each nine weeks. Shes into the other things also, but the majority of her focus goes to her tumbling, Kevin said. She always thinks she has room for improvement and wants to push herself to the next level. Theres a hard part (in that) we cant be with her when shes away. but we support her and we are proud of her. The dedication that comes from her heart you cant teach that. Email: sgholar@sun-herald.comTumbling into successBy SAMANTHA GHOLARSTAFF WRITER Focused and disciplined, 9-year-old Faith Deacetis will continue gymnastics training in North Port before going on the national training circuit early next year.SUN PHOTOS BY SAMANTHA GHOLARNorth Porter Faith Deacetis, 9, takes a break from instruction this week at Horizon Gymnastics. The young gymnast was recently named a member of the National Jumpstart Gymnas tics Team. 50472543 JAMES W. MALLONEE, P.A. LAW OFFICE JAMES W. 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Our Town Page 6 C The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 RELIGION NEWS Charlie, a regular at a Thursday morning Bible study I attend, loves to sail. He describes catching the wind in your sails as you move across the waters of Floridas Gulf Coast as fantastic. After Googling sailing tips, I learned theres far more to sailing than meets the eye. Its easy to make an analogy between the rigging of a sailboat and the doctrines of ones faith. In Revelation 2:18-29, John writes to the Church in Thyatira for Jesus, the Son of God, the One whose eyes are like blazing re, saying, I know what you are doing. I know your love and your faith. I know how well you have served. I know you dont give up easily. In fact, you are doing more now than you did at rst (verses 18-19). Although their ship seemed structurally sound, he observes that the Church in Thyatiras vessel was sailing in dangerous waters. By allowing Jezebel, the false prophets, corrupt teaching on idolatry and sexual immorality, Jesus indicated they were in unsettled seas. They faced certain judgment unless they turned away from their sinful ways (verses 20-22). The One who searches hearts and minds was aware of their attitudes and actions. Fortunately, the rest of those in Thyatira didnt follow the teaching of Jezebel. They hadnt learned Satans deep secrets, so Christ counseled them to hold on to what you have until I come (verses 23-25). Christs tolerance for those in his Church today who practice idolatry and immorality equals that He held for the Church in Thyatira. Yet to those who obey his teaching about purity, He promises, to give authority over the nations to all who overcome and who carry out His plans to the end (verse 26). With the authority received from His Father, Jesus Christ will also give the morning star to all who overcome (verses 27-28). In 2 Peter 1:19, it urges, We also have the prophetic message as something completely reliable, and you will do well to pay attention to it, as a light shining in a dark place, until the morning star rises in your hearts. That applies only to those who listen to what the Holy Spirit says to the churches (verse 29). Today, as always, Jesus Christ asks His Church to make obedience to His Word its highest priority. The Rev. Larry Armbrust, a retired United Methodist Florida Conference pastor, lives in Port Charlotte. Email him at pastorlwa2@ Fabric of Our Faith: Setting our sails, part 4 Larry Armbrust 30/30 drawingSt. Charles Borromeo Knights of Columbus Council 5399 will hold a 30/30 drawing today, to raise money in order to help the needy adults and youth of Charlotte County. The grand prize is $2,000; second, $250; third, $100; fourth and fifth, $50 each; followed by 25 prizes of $20 each. The donation is $30 per ticket, and limited tickets will be sold. The grand prize will be drawn last. Winners of prizes two through 30 will have their winning ticket put back for grand prize drawing. Participants need not be present to win. To purchase a ticket, call Bob Allen at 941-627-5679.Breakfast, health checkPunta Gorda Seventh-day Adventist Churchs Health Ministries department plays host to a free breakfast and health screening to the public between 9 a.m. and noon the last Sunday of most months. The next planned date is Sunday. The churchs Community Service Center also will have a yard sale that day, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The church is located at 1655 Taylor Road (on the corner of Cooper Street and Taylor Road). For more information, call 941-629-5388.Sunday Message SeriesCleveland United Methodist Church, 28038 Cleveland Ave., east of Punta Gorda, continues to offer its Sunday Message Series emphasizing the Christians response to the issues of our everyday experiences that can hinder our living abundantly. The public is invited to join in as members examine Called to Gods Kingdom charged with the Gospel of God. Traditional worship is at 9:30 a.m., and contemporary worship is at 11 a.m. For more information, call 941-639-2775. Sing for the CureSing for the Cure, a Proclamation of Hope is a musical/dramatic work edited by Pamela Martin and published by Shawnee Press. The music and words describe the journey of a person who has been diagnosed with cancer the feelings both of that person and the family involved as well. It is based on the true stories of cancer survivors as they cry, struggle, and even laugh along the way. Although the work is mostly about breast cancer and its survivors, the feelings expressed are common to so many who have dealt with cancer. A group of volunteer community singers will present this work at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at Burnt Store Presbyterian Church, 11330 Burnt Store Road, Punta Gorda. Anyone is welcome and encouraged to come and practice and perform the work. Also needed are folks who would be willing to do short readings between the musical numbers. Interested singers/readers should contact the director as soon as possible to be sure that enough books are ordered (there is a $15 cost for each book). Practices will be from 2 to 4 Sunday afternoons, with the remaining dates of Sunday and Nov. 2, at the church. Joy Toll-Chandler, director of worship arts at BSPC, will direct the performance; Shawn Marren, director of music at First United Methodist of Punta Gorda, will accompany; and Tish Pannozo, director of music at Faith Lutheran in Punta Gorda, will assist with music and drama. A freewill offering will be received, with funds raised going to local cancer programs. For questions about the program, or to reserve your space in the choir, call Joy at 941-639-0001, or email music83@ Burritt in concertSonrise Baptist Church, 11050 Willmington Blvd. (at the corner of Willmington and Sunnybrook boulevards), Englewood, will present a concert by Punta Gorda resident by Joel Burritt at 6 p.m. Sunday. Burritt has been in several bands and was the former lead vocalist and guitarist for Life After Eden, and has performed locally for more than 10 years. He currently is employed in the music ministry at First Baptist Church of Venice. All are welcome. A freewill offering will be taken. For more information, call 941-475-5363. | RELIGION BRIEFS HALLOWEEN ALTERNATIVES St. Davids Episcopal Church 401 S. Broadway, (one block off Indiana Avenue/State Road 776) Englewood: inaugural Trunk or Treat Festival, 1-4 p.m. today, on the front lawn of the church. Free; open to all in the community. Children of all ages can go from car trunk to car trunk gathering treats; event also includes games and crafts, and snacks and food will be available for purchase. Parent/guardian should accompany children. 941-474-3140 or St. Charles Borromeo Knights of Columbus Council 5399 sponsoring a Halloween Dance Party, 6:30-9:30 p.m. today in the Parish Hall, 21505 Augusta Ave., Port Charlotte. Everyone invited. Entertainment by Happy Feet. Food and refreshments available no BYOB. Tickets, $10 in advance, or $13 at the door John Kukulski, 941-743-6696; Bob Allen, 941-626-1529; or the parish office, 941-625-4754. A 30/30 drawing for $2,000 cash will be held during the dance (tickets available at the dance). Proceeds from the dance and the drawing will benefit both the youth and adults of Charlotte County. Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 2565 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte: annual Trunk or Treat, 6-8 p.m. today in the church parking lot. Includes candy, hot dogs, soft drinks and lots of fun for all the little goblins. Free to the public. 941-625-5262. St. Francis of Assisi Knights of Columbus Council 7672 sponsoring a Halloween Dance and Costume Party 7-10 p.m. today at the St. Francis of Assisi Parish Center, 5265 Placida Road, Grove City. Includes live music featuring the True Notes with guitarist Ernie Litz and his wife Gloria. Treats and sweets will be served; BYOB. No children. Costumes are optional, but encouraged. Tickets are $10 per person, and are available at the parish office, or by contacting Bob and Kathy at 941-698-9391. Community Life Center, 19048 Edgewater Drive, Port Charlotte: free Fall Festival, 4-7 p.m. Sunday. Includes food, games, rides, bounce houses, jugglers, face painting, hayrides, prizes and more. 941-629-0999 or Victory Baptist Church of Port Charlotte, 1538 Nash Terrace: free Fall Festival, 5-8 p.m. Wednesday. Jeff the Juggler show at 6 p.m. with a big surprise at the end. Also: hayrides, face painting, pumpkin decorating, a hoop shoot, refreshments and treats, and much more. The Rev. Joe Logan, assistant pastor, 941-380-2121. Eastside Baptist Church, 6220 Golf Course Blvd, Punta Gorda: Fall Festival, starting 6 p.m. Wednesday. Fun for all ages. Good food, and dont miss the pie-eating contest. 941-639-1648. Englewood United Methodist Church 700 E. Dearborn St.: Pumpkins, Pipes, and Pandemonium, 6 p.m. Wednesday. Kickoff for the Englewood United Methodist Church Music Ministry 2014-2015 Concert Series, in the church sanctuary. Organist and Director of Music Ministries Fonda Davies, the band Refuge, and the EUMC Praise Team will don costumes to lead this evening of music and entertainment for the whole family. Wearing a costume is encouraged but optional. A freewill offering will be collected. 941-474-5588 or St. Nathaniels Episcopal Church 4200 S. Biscayne Drive, North Port: Halloween Trunk or Treat, 5-6 p.m. Friday. Everyone welcome to bring their children in costume for treats. Church members will be set up on the drive into the church with treats in the trunks of cars. 941-426-2520. Sonrise Baptist Church, 11050 Willmington Blvd. (corner of Sunnybrook and Willmington boulevards), Englewood: Trunk n Treat, 5:30 p.m. Friday. 941-475-5363. Gulf Cove United Methodist Church 1100 McCall Road (State Road 776), Port Charlotte: Trunk or Treat, 6-7 p.m. Friday. All welcome. 941-697-1747,, or RELIGION | 7 To Place Your Ad In Our Worship Director y Please Call (941) 429-3110 CATHOLIC ST. MAXIMILIAN KOLBE CATHOLIC CHURCH 1441 Spear Street Port Charlotte, FL 33948 (941) 743-6877 Email: Website: Winter Mass Schedule Mon.-Fri. 8am Saturday Vigil: 4:30pm, (Spanish 6:30pm) Sunday Mass: 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:30am Confessions on Saturday 3:00-4:15pm and by appointment BAPTIST INDEPENDENT Tri-City Baptist Church 24058 Heritage Place, Port Charlotte, FL 33980 941-625-7412 Jay Sheppard, Pastor website: Sunday School 10am, Sunday Worship 11am Sunday Eve. Worship 6pm Wed. Bible Study/Prayer Meeting 7pm Nursery Provided & Childrens Program BAPTIST First Baptist Church Port Charlotte 20035 Quesada Ave. Jim McCarty, Pastor SUNDAY SCHOOL 9:30 AM & 11:00 AM WORSHIP 8:00 AM, 9:30 AM, 11:00 AM 12:30 Hispanic Service Call for information on weekly activities and special events. 24-HOUR INFO LINE 629-0444 CHURCH OF GOD SOULS HARBOUR CHURCH OF GOD 451 West Helen Ave. Punta Gorda 941-639-1048 Welcome Sunday School, 10:00 am Morning Worship, 11:00 am Midweek Service, Wed., 7:00 pm Pastor, Phil Keaton EPISCOPAL THE CHURCH OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD 401 W. Henry St., Punta Gorda 639-2757 The Rev. Roy W. Tuff, Pastor All Are Welcome Sundays 8 & 10 am Holy Eucharist Nursery Available at 10am Svc. Email: EPISCOPAL S T N A T H A N I E L S E P I S C O P A L C H U R C H 4200 Biscayne Dr, North Port 426-2520 Priest-In-Charge the Rev. Jo Popham Sundays Holy Eucharist 8:00 am Rite I 10:00 am Rite II CATHOLIC S A N A N T O N I O C A T H O L I C C H U R C H 24445 Rampart Blvd. Port Charlotte, FL 33980 (941) 624-3799 Weekdays 8AM Saturdays 8:30AM Saturday-9:00AM & 3PM Confessions Saturday Vigil 4PM & 6PM Sunday 7AM, 9AM, 11AM Holy Days 6:00PM CATHOLIC SAN PEDRO CATHOLIC CHURCH 14380 Tamiami Tr. North Port, FL 34287 Sat. Vigil: 5:00 pm (May -Nov.) 4:00 pm & 5:30 pm (Dec. Apr.) Sun.: 7:30 am, 9:00 am & 10:45 am Weekdays: 8:30 am Daily Holy Days: 7:30 am, 9:00 am, 7:00 pm CHURCH OF CHRIST E N G L E W O O D E A S T C H U R C H O F C H R I S T 9600 Gulfstream Blvd Englewood, FL 34224-9256 (941) 475-4973 Evangelist: Jim Ratliff Adult Sunday School 10:00 am Worship Service 11:00 am Youth Service 11:30 am Wednesday Eve Fellowship 5:00 pm Wednesday Eve Bible Study 6:00 pm CHRISTIAN SCIENCE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SOCIETY OF PORT CHARLOTTE LaPlaya Plaza Unit LI 2811 Tamiami Trail 10:00 am Sunday Service 3:00 pm on 1 st & 3 rd Wed. 941-625-2765 Reading Rm. 1-3 pm Wed. BAPTIST F I R S T B A P T I S T C H U R C H O F P U N T A G O R D A 459 Gill St., Punta Gorda 639-3857 Barrett Hardin, Pastor Sunday School 9:15 a.m. Worship Services 10:30 a.m. Team Kid Wednesday6:00 p.m. Prayer/Bible Study 6:15 p.m. Nursery Provided BAPTIST INDEPENDENT Y o u a r e I n v i t e d t o B e r e a n B a p t i s t C h u r c h A n O l d F a s h i o n e d C o u n t r y C h u r c h 17377 Godwin Avenue (Located off Collingswood Blvd) Port Charlotte 941-629-7053 Bible Study 9:30 am Sun. Worship Service 10:30 am, 6:00 pm Wed. Evening Service 6:30 pm CHRISTIAN MURDOCK CHRISTIAN CHURCH 17500 Elmwood Ave., Murdock 255-1858 Minister Keith Sergent Sunday Worship 10:30am ANGLICAN CATHOLIC T r i n i t y A n g l i c a n C h u r c h 1928 Book of Common Prayer Worshipping at McDonald Hall Sunday, 10am 2230 Hariet St., Port Charlotte For Info Contact Don Kieffer 941-235-8052 EPISCOPAL St. James Episcopal Church 1365 Vizcaya Dr., Port Charlotte 627-4000 The Very Rev. Cesar Olivero Sunday Service 8AM & 10:30AM Wednesday 10:00 AM Healing Service Praise and Worship/Adult Bible Study BAPTIST E a s t s i d e B a p t i s t C h u r c h Pastor Mike Mowry 6220 Golf Course Blvd., Punta Gorda 639-1648 Sunday Worship 11am & 6pm Sunday School 9:45am AWANA Wednesday 6:00-7:45pm Wed. Discipleship & Prayer Service 6:45 pm Nursery & Childrens program provided CATHOLIC Welcome to ST. CHARLES BORROMEO CATHOLIC CHURCH 2500 Easy Street, Port Charlotte 941-625-4754 Mass Times: Weekdays~ 7:00am & 8:30am Sat. Vigil: 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm (Jan. Apr.) Sun: 7:00am, 9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm (French Creole) & 6:30pm (Youth Mass) 50429582 BAPTIST P e a c e R i v e r B a p t i s t C h u r c h 478 Berry Street, Punta Gorda Jim Stultz, Pastor 637-6768 Sunday School 9:45am Sunday Worship 11:00am, 6:00pm Sunday Hispanic Worship 1:30pm Tuesday AWANA + Youth Group 6-8pm Wednesday Prayer & Bible Study 6:30pm INTER DENOMINATION D E E P C R E E K C O M M U N I T Y C H U R C H 1500 Cooper St., Punta Gorda 941-235-REAL Sunday Services 9:00am & 11:00am www.dc3.TV Real Love, Real People LUTHERAN FAITH LCMS Punta Gorda Welcome Home! Contemporary Sat. 5:30 Traditional Sun. 9:30 941-639-6309 4005 Palm Drive 1/4 mile west of US41 on Rio Villa CHRISTIAN & MISSIONARY FIRST ALLIANCE CHURCH 20444 Midway Blvd. 625-7435 Sat. 6:00pm Sun. 8:00am, 9:20am and 11:00am Youth Ministries 6:00pm Wed. 6:30pm (Life U) Rev. W. Scott Borden BIBLE STUDYG R E A T B I B L E S T U D Y Dr. J. 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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 C Our Town Page 7 RELIGION NEWS Where there is no vision the people perish, but he that keepeth the law, happy is he. (Proverbs 29:18)There are two powerful truths found in this proverb. First, when Gods people have no vision, they per ish. The church, the body of Christ is ever growing and changing. We need revelation as to where we are headed and what we are to do. This does not mean we need to change Gods word to t the times; it does mean we cannot be lax in our work to reach the lost. In this day of technology, the Bible is available to billions of people, but most are not reading it. We need to listen for Gods voice as to when to move and when to wait. As the early church learned in Acts 2:47, it was the Lord who added to the church daily those who were being saved. People need a vision, or revelation, of their purpose in serving God, and the church certainly must have a vision of where it is going in 2014. Pray for the leadership in your church that they will be sensitive to the leading of the Holy Spirit and continue in Gods will. God has so much He desires to do through His church, but He can accomplish only what we are willing to do if we are listening to Him. The second part of this proverb deals with our happiness. God wants us to be happy, but it must be done within His word. Find out what Gods word says and obey what He has spoken to you. Far too many people are searching for happiness in this world. They hope to nd it in relationships, careers, money, possessions and other worldly priorities, yet nothings seems to work because no one ever will nd true happiness outside of God. In Proverbs 3:13, it is written, Happy is the man who nds wisdom, and the man who gains understanding. Wisdom is found in Gods word where we come to know God, understand Him, and learn to trust Him. Obeying Gods word is the means to our happiness. Our relationship with God is the most important thing we have. When we know God, His love washes over us, and we want to do everything possible to please Him. This means we will honor Gods word by obeying it. Gods kingdom is orderly and run with perfection. God created us to live under such guidelines and our spirit, soul and body rejoice when we live within these boundaries. That is happiness. Judy Onofri is a church elder at Fathers House Fellowship in North Port. Email her at of the Week: Have a vision OktoberfestHoly Trinity Lutheran Churchs seventh annual Oktoberfest will take place from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov 1. Polka dancing with oompah music will be ongoing all day under the big tent by Peter & Edith, The Dynamic Duo. Authentic homemade German foods and beverages will complement the festivities. There also will be childrens games, many homemade crafts, a bake sale, raffles and a huge indoor yard sale. All are welcome. The event is free, and offers fun for the whole family at 2565 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte. For more information, call 941-625-5262.Emmour Road Quartet in concertEmmour Road Quartet will offer their original gospel songs at 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at Eastside Baptist Church, 6220 Golf Course Blvd., Punta Gorda. All are welcome. For more information, call 941-639-1648.Annual rummage saleWintergarden Presbyterian Church, 18305 Wintergarden Ave., Port Charlotte, will hold its annual rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, and Saturday, Nov. 8. The event will include food, drinks, household items, childrens toys, furniture, clothing and more. Organizers still are accepting donations; call Beckie at 941-467-5425.Holiday SalesFind your treasures at the Holiday Sales from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, and Saturday, Nov. 8, at Gulf Cove United Methodist Church, 1100 McCall Road (State Road 776), Port Charlotte Theres no telling what youll find at the Mens Club Barn Sale. The Crafty Ladies will show off their wares at the Crafts Sale. Jewelry will be sold at the choir fundraiser. Lunch will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and, for dessert, purchase something from the Bake Sale. For more information, call 941-697-1747, email, or visit Seminole Casino tripSt. Charles Borromeo Knights of Columbus Council 5399 will sponsor an Immokalee Seminole Casino trip Monday, Nov. 10. The event is open to the public, and the cost is $27 per person. The casino offers coupons, discounts, etc. The bus ride will include prizes, games and a 50/50. The group will depart from the St. Charles Borromeo Parish Center in Port Charlotte. Check-in is at 9 a.m., and the group will arrive back at approximately 6 p.m. Only paid reservations by Friday, Nov. 7, will be accepted. For reservations and information, contact John Livecchi at 941-235-3593 or 941-286-5261.Pancake breakfastThe United Methodist Mens Fellowship of First United Methodist Church of Punta Gorda, 507 W. Marion Ave., welcomes everyone to enjoy a pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. the second Saturday of each month in the churchs Bryant Life Center, adjacent to Lenox Hall. The next date is Nov. 8. Fare includes all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage patties, eggs and applesauce. Coffee, decaf, tea and orange juice also are available. Attendees get all this for a love offering to the Mens Fellowship; proceeds go to benefit its many ministries, ranging from food for the homeless to youth to foreign missions. This month, the Veteran Motor Car Club of America will display vintage cars during the event. For more information, call 941-639-3842, or visit www. BazaarThe Episcopal Church Women of Church of the Good Shepherd, 401 W. Henry St., Punta Gorda, will present their annual Holiday Bazaar from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8. Seasonal crafts, plants, jewelry, baked goods, Elegant Elephant, coffee shop and raffle items will be offered. For more information, call 941-639-2757.Hard Rock Casino tripDreams Are Free Catholic school will sponsor a Hard Rock Tampa Casino Bus Trip on Monday, Nov. 17. The event is open to the public, and the cost is $27 per person. There will be two departures: at 9 a.m. from the Kmart west parking lot Port Charlotte, and at 10 a.m. from the Burlington Coat Factory in Sarasota. Return times will be at approximately 5:30 p.m. in Sarasota, and 6:30 p.m. in Port Charlotte. During the bus ride, games will be played, including a 50/50 and some new games. Snacks and water will be provided. All profits will be used to offset the needs for challenged children at the school, which is operated by the Diocese of Venice at the Bishop Nevins Academy in Venice. Only prepaid reservations by Thursday, Nov. 13 will be accepted. Dave and Joyce Sloma, along with Connie Taft, are hosting the trip. For more information and reservations, call 941-624-0550.Family Fall FestivalGulf Cove United Methodist Church, 1100 McCall Road (State Road 776), will offer a Family Fall Festival from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, with fun things to do for the entire family. Festivities will include games for kids and families, food, soda, hayrides, a pie-eating contest, a bounce house, face painting and more. For more information, call 941-697-1747, email, or visit for JesusRoadriders for Jesus will meet the third Wednesday of each month, starting Nov. 19, at Luigis Pizza, 3883 Tamiami Trail (U.S. 41 south at Gardner Road), Port Charlotte. Dinner is at 7 p.m., with the meeting at 8 p.m. The chapter plans to ride to the Southwest Florida Detention Center in Fort Myers once a month to visit the kids. For more infor mation, contact Steve Marcum at 614-374-5853.Free Hot DinnerFirst Presbyterian Church of Punta Gorda, 25250 Airport Road, offers a Free Hot Dinner for anyone needing food assistance from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. the third Friday of each month. The next date is Nov. 21. People are welcome to come for dinner and fellowship. For more information, call 941-639-1959.A trip to rememberAnyone interested and with the right motivation can take an unfor gettable trip to central Appalachia in November 2014. The Appalachia Service Project organization will provide food and lodging, as well as supplies needed and evening enter tainment, for a group being organized at Englewood United Methodist Church, to carry out an assignment. The assignment will serve the ASP organizations mission to make homes warmer, safer and drier for people in need. This will be the fourth consecutive year a group spearheaded by Peter Patrick of Englewood United Methodist has participated in this lofty endeavor. The projects assignments to volunteer groups include repairing roofs, installing insulation, fixing floors, shoring up foundations, building entrance stairs or handicap ramps, and a host of other vital repairs. Willingness and the ability to work hard to fulfill the purpose are the only requirements to volunteer. No construction or building experience is needed. For more information, or to sign up for the upcoming November 2014 trip, email Peter Patrick at; or call Marianne Howard at 941-475-6298, or Wendy Moynihan at 941-830-0311.Spiritual quote:I am frightened and timid, because I am obsessed by the presence of ghosts that I never can get rid of ... I am half inclined to think we are all ghosts ... It is not only what we have inherited from our fathers and mothers that exists again in us, but all sorts of old dead ideas and all kinds of old dead beliefs and things of that kind. They are not actually alive in us; but there they are dormant, all the same, and we can never be rid of them. Whenever I take up a newspaper and read it, I fancy I see ghosts creeping between the lines. There must be ghosts all over the world. They must be countless as the grains of the sands, it seems to me. And we are so miserably afraid of the light, all of us. Henrik Ibsen, Ghosts (Gengangere) (character of Mrs. Alving), 1881, translated by R. Farquharson Sharp, courtesy of The Quote Garden Marion Putman is handling religion news for the Charlotte Sun. You can contact her by phone: 941-206-1183; fax (to her attention): 941-629-2085; email:; or write (to her attention): c/o the Charlotte Sun, 23170 Harborview Road, Charlotte Harbor, FL 33980. TYPE or PRINT submissions, each of which MUST include the churchs NAME, ADDRESS, PHONE and the name of a contact person. Dont forget the TIME, DATE and LOCATION of the event. Email is the preferred method for communicating this information. Email photos, in .jpg format, as file attachments. Submissions will be edited for length. Information must be received NO LATER than NOON WEDNESDAY for inclusion in the upcoming Saturdays column; announcements will run on a space-available basis. If you would like to purchase an ad to guarantee a spot in the paper for your event, call 941-206-1000 and ask for Display Advertising.RELIGIONFROM PAGE 6 UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST CONGREGATIONAL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIS T Reverend Dr. Jean M. Simpson 1201 Aqui Esta Drive, Punta Gorda 637-8443 Worship at 10:30am PRESBYTERIAN FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF PORT CHARLOTTE SUNDAY HOURS 8:30am Gospel Service 11:00am Traditional Service Coffee Fellowship 9:45am Rev. Donald Buck, Pastor 2230 Hariet St. Between Midway & Gibralter 625-5045 METHODIST CHRIST COMMUNITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH IN HARBOUR HEIGHTS 27000 Sunnybrook Road 629-1593 Pastor Duane Waters Sunday Worship at 10 am Communion first Sunday of the Month Covered Dish Dinner First Sunday of the Month at 11:30 am Membership Sunday last Sunday of the Month Hall available for Rent METHODIST CLEVELAND UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 28038 Cleveland Avenue Punta Gorda, FL 33982 941-639-2775 Traditional Service 9:30 am Contemporary Service 11:00 am Reverend Thomas Moore, Pastor PRESBYTERIAN B URNT S TORE P RESBYTERIAN C HURC H 11330 Burnt Store Rd., Punta Gorda (2 miles south of US 41) 941.639.0001 Traditional 8:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Contemporary Come As You Are 9:40 a.m. Nursery and age specific activities for preschoolers for all Sunday morning activities. LUTHERAN HOLY TRINITY LUTHERAN, ELCA 2565 Tamiami Trail, Pt. Charlotte 625-5262 Traditional Service 7:45, 11:00 AM Celebration Service 9:00 AM Sunday School 9:45 AM Rev. Ken & Andrea Barrios Co-Pastors Food Pantry Open Mon, Wed & Thurs 9am-12pm Email: We are an equal opportunity provider LUTHERAN LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE CROSS LCMS 2300 Luther Road, Port Charlotte 627-6060 Sun. Worship 10:15 a.m. Christian Education Hour Sunday 9:00 a.m. Rev. Kenneth Redmann Pastor Rev. James Cotter, Winter Asst. Pastor Nursery Provided Email: UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST A S P I R I T U A L H O M E W H E R E R E L I G I O N A N D R E A S O N M E E T UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST FELLOWSHIP OF CHARLOTTE COUNTY Rev. Amy Kindred Worship Sun 10:30 AM Welcoming and inclusive 1532 Forrest Nelson Boulevard Port Charlotte 941.627.4303 METHODIST EDGEWATER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 19190 Cochran Blvd. (At the corner of US 41 & Cochran Blvd.) 625-3039 Pastor Dan Prine Services: Saturday Night Contemporary Worship Service 6:00pm 8:00am Traditional 9:30 & 11:00am Contemporary 11:00am Sunday Bible Study Class Sunday School: 9:30 Nursery Provided METHODIST TRINITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 23084 Seneca Ave. Charlotte Harbor, FL 33980 625-3372 Pastor Ed Horne Sunday Worship 10:00 a.m. Nursery Provided Wednesday Food Pantry & Lunch: 10:30am-12:30pm USDA is an equal opportunity employer. NON-DENOMINATION Freedom Bible Church New Location: Port Charlotte Cultural Center Theater 2280 Aaron St., Port Charlotte Powerful Bible Message. Praise & Worship Full Nursery & Children Classes Sunday Services 10:30 am CASUAL DRESS, NO RELIGIOUS PRESSURE (1 Thess. 2: 3 & 4) For directions or questions, call 255-5613 or visit us at: PRESBYTERIAN FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF PUNTA GORDA 25250 Airport Rd., Punta Gorda 639-1959 Rev. Stephen Mock Sunday Worship New Beginnings Service 9:00am Traditional Service 10:30am Watch Services Live via Website ECO A Covenant Order Of Evangelical Presbyterians LUTHERAN LIVING WATERS LUTHERAN CHURCH & PRESCHOOL, ELCA The Little White Church In The Country 12475 Chancellor Blvd. (North Port Blvd. & Chancellor) North Port 941-625-8090 Sunday Worship 8:15am & 10:00am Sunday School 10am Wednesday Pastors 2Go Bible Study 7:00 8:00pm WE WELCOME SNOWBIRDS! Rev. Dr. Dell Shiell METHODIST PORT CHARLOTTE UNITED METHODIST 21075 Quesada Ave. 625-4356 Brian James, Pastor Worship Services 8:00 a.m. Traditional Service 8:00 a.m. Radio Broadcast on WVIJ FM91.7 9:30 a.m. Contemporary Service 11:00 a.m. Traditional Service Sunday School 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. NON-DENOMINATION Blessed Assurance Bible Chapel Worship Service with Meaningful Bible Message Sunday Mornings 10:00am A different speaker each week 866 Tamiami Trail Port Charlotte, FL 33953 941-625-3255 A ministry of the SouthWest Florida Bible Institute, Inc. Refreshments after every service UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST PILGRIM UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST 24515 Rampart Blvd. Pt. Charlotte 629-2633 Rev. Matthew L. Neumann, Sr. Pastor Sunday Traditional Service 8:00am Contemporary Service 10:00am N ursery & C hildrens C hurch Provided during all services. NON-DENOMINATION 370 Atwater St., Port Charlotte Rev. Dr. David Blood Contemporary Service 9:30 Coffee 9:00 Welcome Hope Childrens Home Casual Dress Nursery Provided 866-717-3946 WORD OF FAITH NEW LIFE FAMILY WORSHIP 28330 Bermont Rd., Punta Gorda 941-639-1700 9:30am Sunday Bible Study 10:30am Worship Service 7:00pm Wednesday Childrens Church Youth & Young Adults FRIENDSHIP UNITED METHODIST 12275 Paramount Dr. Punta Gorda 637-1717 Reverend Dr. Bruce Antle 10:00 am -Traditional Service 10:00 am Childrens Church METHODIST METHODIST 507 W. Marion Ave. Punta Gorda, FL 33950 639-3842 Rev. Michael Loomis Sunday Worship 8:00 & 11:00 a.m. Contemporary Service 9:15 a.m. Adult, Teen & Youth Sunday School Nursery Provided PRESBYTERIAN Wintergarden Presbyterian 18305 Wintergarden Ave. Port Charlotte, FL 33948 (Between Pellam & Collingswood) 941-743-5335 Uplifting Sunday 10:30 Service Rev. Devon Ducheneau Proudly Supporting the Homeless Coalition 50429583 PRESBYTERIAN Living & Learning Gods Word Sun. Traditional Uplifting Worship 10:30 a.m. 10548 Kings Hwy., 4 mi. N.E. of 1-75 941-743-797 1 Presbyterian Church in America LUTHERAN OUR SAVIOR LUTHERAN CHURCH LCMC Meeting in the El Jobean Community Center 14344 Jamison Way, Port Charlotte 10am with Communion every Sunday Clyde W. Kaminska, Ph.D Pastor Preaching Grace, Faith, Scripture No Warmer Christian Fellowship Anywhere! For further information phone (941) 766-7567 or (941) 764-8646 METHODIST TRINITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 4285 Wesley Ln. North Port, FL 941-426-1734 Sunday Worship: 9am Sunday School Class: 10:30am Weekly Activities Food Pantry: Mon, Thurs, Fri, 9am-1pm For information on weekly classes, Please Call Church Office


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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 C Our Town Page 9 FROM PAGE ONE Look for a third crossword in the Sun Classified section. Hess, from Riverview, was with a group of friends on Feb. 8 at the off-road recreation park on Bermont Road. Rachel, from Apollo Beach, was also there with friends, including Hess ex-boy friend Garrett Rankin, 21, and a girl named Clarissa Esco, 25. Hess got jealous of Esco and attacked her. Rachel tried to intervene, and Hess stabbed her ve times with a 3-inch pocket knife. Bystanders separated the girls. Rachel was own to Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers. Hess was arrested. A 20-year-old whos obsessed with her ex-boy friend got us here today, Assistant State Attorney Jillian Kuykendall told Judge Hawthorne Friday, before listing previous charges against Hess that she felt illustrated the defendant couldnt keep her emotions in check. Shes been given a chance to change her life, and she hasnt. Kuykendall strongly encouraged Hawthorne to consider locking up Hess for a decade. This is a serious crime, the prosecutor said. She should have serious consequences. She had no regards for Ms. Rachels life that night. Hess lawyer, Art Eggers, of Tampa, argued it wasnt uncommon that his client had a small pocket knife with her. The defense attorney also told Hawthorne that the dark world of Floridas state prison system was not the appropriate means for the defendant to get help in this case. Eggers further noted that medical records suggested Rachels physical wounds were only minor. He added that, despite testimony that the victim has been struggling with certain physical activities, photos recently posted on Facebook show her doing active things, like swimming with sharks, hanging out at bars and attending concerts. Before learning her fate, Hess asked to apologize directly to the girl she stabbed more than eight months ago. If I could take it all back, I would, a tearful Hess said. I dont know who I was that night. The defendant had over a dozen supporters in the courtroom. A handful pleaded for Hess freedom before Hawthorne rendered her decision. I have thought about very long and hard about a sentence that is appropriate for you, the judge said to Hess, before telling her shed be turned over to the Florida Department of Corrections. Hawthorne said incar ceration was appropriate, in part, because Hess stabbed Rachel multiple times with a dangerous weapon, and the injuries the victim sustained were extreme. She said she felt Hess was too young to be sentenced to 10 years, though, as the State suggested. Some of Hess family members burst into tears and ran from the courtroom. The defendant told her parents she loved them as she was being taken into custody. Email: akreger@sun-herald.comSTABBERFROM PAGE 1 Through my son, life goes on. She and her family will be at the walk to support us. After losing his two boys, DeMello joined the National Drowning Prevention Alliance, based out of Tustin, Calif., to learn more about safeguarding toddlers from drowning accidents. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, children, ages 1 to 4, have the highest drowning rates with most of them occurring in home swimming pools. Drowning is responsible for more deaths among children of that age group than any other with the exception of congenital anomalies, or birth defects. I would estimate that 75 percent of people have a pool or access to one in Florida, DeMello said. Usually in April, they open them up for the season, especially up north. We call April 1, Aprils Pool Day. Thats when you really start hearing about water safety. We need to squash that thinking. Prevention is a year-round thing. My kids died in January. Sharon, who did not want her last name used, lost her 11-monthold son to a drowning accident. She has been working behind-thescenes by distributing iers in Charlotte and Sarasota counties to publicize the walk. I am 110 percent behind this, she said. I had never heard of an accidental drowning until I lost my son. I never realized it was the No. 1 cause of death in children 1 to 4 years of age. So far, I have distributed between 4,000 to 5,000 iers. Sharon said the loss of her child was a life-changing event, and, like DeMello, wants to educate parents about the danger of accidental drownings. She carries a picture of her son on her cellphone to keep his memory alive. Its a day-to-day emotional roller coaster for me, she said, her eyes welling up with tears. Im 25 years old, I live in a beach state, and Im afraid of water. With the money raised from the groups events, DeMello has been installing fencing in homes that have pools in caged-in lanais. He has also been conducting classes for CPR, and other preventive measures at community health events, churches and any place where people will listen to him. Im not re-creating the wheel here, he said. Its a community problem; we need a community solution. We need the media, and the swimming pool industry, on board as well. A lot of positive things have come out of this, DeMello continued. But it still isnt equal. I would trade it all to have my kids back. But, if I can do this for 50 years and save one childs life, its been worth it. For more information about the JACD and the walk, visit www.facebook. com/justagainstchildrendrowning or email PAGE 1changes in state law. According to Harris at the hearing, the goal of the revisions was to delete from the comp plan specic regulatory language that is or should be addressed in land use regulations. None of this stuff we are doing takes away whats currently in the land development regulations and is enforceable, Harris told commissioners. We are removing regulatory language from your planning document. But to the Sierra Club, Highsmith said, whats gutted from the plan are: Protections for wetlands, buffers, wildlife corridors, oodplains, ground water and surface water; Protections that will direct development away from sensitive lands toward more appropriate areas; Limitations of public access to public water bodies by allowing the vacations of streets and other rights of way. The Friends of Cape Haze a grassroots non prot group of residents and homeowner associations also led its own objections with the state. Prior to the public hearing, the group objected to changes it viewed as stripping away wetland, other wildlife protections, and weakening the transfer of development units (TDUs) from high hazard and coastal zones. The Friends of Cape Haze had won a court settlement four years ago against the county over coastal development densities and the TDUs. What resulted from that settlement, Harris said at the hearing, remained in place. But thats not how Friends of Cape Haze views the changes. Like the Sierra Club, the friends group views the comp plan changes as diminishing protections to natural resources but also allowing potentially more development in coastal areas. As far as land use regulations sufcing for what was removed from the comp plan, Percy Angleo, a Friends board member, said land use regulations can be changed easily, whenever commissioners want and much easier than implementing comp plans changes. Also, Angleo said comp plans should identify where development should and should not occur. No administrative hearing dates have been set for either challenge.Email: reilly@sun-herald.comPLANFROM PAGE 1 | COMMUNITY NEWS BRIEFSNAACP to hold meetingThe NAACP will hold a General Meeting from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. today at the Mid-County Regional Library, 2050 Forrest Nelson Blvd., Port Charlotte. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 941-421-6532.Come jazz it upThe Charlotte County Jazz Society will sponsor a Jazz Jam from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Port Charlotte Golf Club, 22400 Gleneagles Terrace. Mike Parmelee will be on piano, Bob Guck will be on bass, and Randy Opela will be on drums. Come join in or just listen to some great jazz. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Tickets will be available at the door for $5 for the public; CCJS members are admitted for free with a membership card. For more information, call the hotline at 941-766-9422.


Our Town Page 10 C The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWS Deutsch deserves another termEditor: This letter is in support for Stephen R. Deutsch for county commissioner. His special interest group is the citizens of Charlotte County. He is solid, honest, knowledgeable, moral and has integrity. I may not agree with his every vote, however, I trust and have faith in his reasoning. You may never agree with everything, but I trust Stephen R. Deutsch to do what he believes to be in the best interests of the citizens of Charlotte County. He is a good man. Please give him your support and vote because he really deserves it.Sandy Cambria Port CharlotteBible is word of menEditor: Would someone please tell a recent letter writer that the Bible is not the word of God, but the word of men, who said it was the word of God.Jim Lanza Punta GordaExclude travelers from West AfricaEditor: Ebola: no vaccine, no treatment, no cure. Taking temperatures at airports is pointless when Ebola has a 21-day incubation period and can remain active on surfaces for 10 days. President Obamas appointee, CDC Director Tom Frieden, is responsible for evaluating Ebolas threat and protecting Americans. He seems to have accomplished nothing. Thousands of West African travelers arrive in the U.S. yearly. Consider the exponential danger and incalculable expense caused by the one known Ebola carrier. Obama must put political correctness aside to stop all potential carriers from entering America. He must employ the full legal authority granted by the Immigration and Nationality Act to exclude (deny entry to) migrants from affected countries. Section 212(a)(1), dating back to 1891, grants exclusion authority and has been used by the U.S. on numerous occasions. Following the events of 9/11, the Ebola virus was specically added as a ground for exclusion. In the Sun Dr. Asperilla revealed that a 90 percent mor tality rate is anticipated among people who become infected by Ebola here in Charlotte County. Our health facilities are not prepared to control Ebola, yet residents of Charlotte County are still traveling to and from West Africa. Migrants from Ebola-affected countries must be excluded from entering the United States immediately. U.S. citizens returning from West Africa should be quarantined for 21 days upon arrival as permitted by federal and state law. Speak out. The lives you save may be your loved ones.Glenice Reed Punta GordaNo reason to support sales taxEditor: Our Charlotte County government has been heavily pushing for an extension of the 1 percent (deceptively referred to as one cent) sales tax, yet I fail to see a good reason for us to support it. Our county economy is falter ing, with businesses that have been around a long time such as Captain and Cowboy, Long John Silvers, Broadway Bagel, Toys R Us, Alligators Bar and Grill, Pies and Plates, and Edwin Watts Golf closing up shop in recent history. New business growth such as new secondhand shops and another restaurant by the mall replacing a major retailer doesnt offset the losses. In contrast, North Port has new businesses opening up everywhere and few businesses closing up shop. They also have a 1 percent tax, but unlike Charlotte, they spend money on essential city services rather than tearing down perfectly good buildings to build new ones, or expanding things that really dont need to be expanded. They also dont have all the MSBUs like Charlotte County has. North Port is beneting from extensive private investment, whereas Charlottes big government solution is failing us. We must send our commission a message by voting this sales tax extension down. I noticed a few months ago an article about incorporating Port Charlotte. Thanks for noticing my suggestion at a county commission meeting, but you got it entirely wrong. If we incor porated, think Sandy Springs, Ga., and think fewer taxes, not more.David M. Morris Port CharlotteShoes for kids project ourishesEditor: Bless you, Charlotte County! Ten years ago, the Kiwanis Shoes for Kids Project began in Charlotte County. In this time period, through the generosity of many individuals and businesses, we have delivered 44,310 pairs of shoes to the students in the Charlotte County public school system. During the 2014 summer drive we collected our largest number yet, 5,815 new pairs of sneakers. The smiles and cheers abound as the students are given a new pair of tennis shoes for the academic school year. These new sneakers are condence builders, social equalizers and a true gift to the families in our community. The nancial challenges which face our local families continue to mount; for some a simple gesture of assistance at the beginning of the new school year is the boost they need to help their young ones begin their successful academic journey. Port Charlotte Sunrise Kiwanis is sincerely blessed to reside in such a gracious and caring community. We appreciate your support of the many projects we work on. We are especially honored to work with you side-by-side to provide a basic need for our local children. Charlotte County, you are like none other; you are the best! As the school year progresses, we continue to deliver shoes to the various schools in the school district and we seek your continued support for this project. If you would like more information regarding the project, or to make a donation, please visit www. or call 941-769-0864.Christy Smith Port CharlotteNot pleased with hospital situationEditor: I will be needing surgery soon. My insurance companys network hospital is Fawcett Memorial. The type of surgery I need is not available at Fawcett, but is at Sarasota Memorial. My insurance company would pay for the surgery if it is not available at the network hospital. I asked Fawcett to send my insurance company a letter stating that the procedure I need is not available at their hospital and they refused. They said it was against their policy. I suppose if Fawcett wont make money on my surgery they wont help a patient who is in dire need. I tried to speak to the hospital administrator, but his secretary would not allow me to do so.Felix Bordelon Port CharlotteThe state is now enemy of the stateEditor: Our federal government: With all its lying, deception, corruption, tyranny and dysfunction should now be considered an enemy of the state.Gerald Terpstra EnglewoodColligan is right for North PortEditor: A recent Viewpoint editorial noted that Jack Colligan has many strengths, 26 years in leadership with city and county recreation departments, and has strong local connections. He is well-versed in regional issues. He is pro-economic growth and pro-Chamber of Commerce. The editorial also said, its time for a reset. Having experienced the past few years of some commissioners lack of experience and knowledge of regional history, then that makes Jack the right choice. With the divisiveness created by this current commission, who better to mend the breakup? Ms. Moore, a newcomer in all her resume, such as Chamber of Commerce, North Port Economic Development Corp. and others are only four-six months young. I, as one of the founding fathers of the North Port Economic Development Corp, have been promoting the Toledo Blade Corridor, gathering spots along U.S. 41, (which I was involved in for two years prior), as well as West Villages and an educational center. So lets look at the facts: Its time for a change, as the Viewpoint expresses, which means in my opinion, that we need a person with some tribal history to put North Port on the right track and rekindle the relationship with the county as we were before all this inghting and dismissiveness. Like it or not, we would be better off as a partner with the county, than to be at each others throats.Ken Maturo North PortPersonally sick of politiciansEditor: As I sit here watching the debate between Rick Scott and Charlie Crist, I see a polished, slick politician vs. a man who doesnt do well public speaking but truly cares about Florida and Floridians. Im sick of the war on women, income inequality, tea party slamming and fair share politics. Ive decided to vote for Rick Scott. What Florida and this country needs is fewer politicians and more genuine people who want to give Floridians and U.S. citizens the chance to go after the American dream. Politicians are for politicians, not for the people. And Im personally sick of politicians.Lois Almonte Port Charlotte OUR VIEW LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Letters are welcome on virtually any subject, but we do have some rules. Please keep them to less than 250 words. Letters will be edited to length as well as for grammar and spelling. All letters must be signed with full name not initials. An address and telephone number must be included. The phone number and address are not for publication, but must be provided. Due to the number of letters received, we are able to run only one letter per person per month. The Letters to the Editor section is designed as a public forum for community discourse, and the opinions and statements made in letters are solely those of the individual writers. The newspaper takes no responsibility for the content of these letters. Please send or bring correspondence to the Sun, Letters to the Editor, 23170 Harborview Road, Charlotte Harbor, FL 33980, or fax to 941-629-2085. Readers with access to the Internet may email Letters to the Editor at HOW TO SUBMIT A LETTER TO THE EDITOREmail letters to letters@sun-herald.comChairman Derek Dunn-Rankin Publisher David Dunn-Rankin Executive Editor Chris Porter Editorial page editor Brian Gleason Editorial writer Stephen Baumann Editor John Hackworth V IEWPOINT Restoring nature an acre at a timeBack before the advent of serious federal and state environmental regulations, the landowners who built the housing tracts of Southwest Florida were relatively free to bulldoze and ll their way across the landscape. Good for develop ment; awful for natural Florida. Local, state and federal entities have been clawing back ever since, attempting to restore the ecosystem, re-create wildlife habitat and clean water polluted as a result of short-sighted development practices. Its been a slow and expensive process. Last week, one small step was celebrated at Coral Creek in Rotonda with the completion of the rst phase of a major 2,600-acre Charlotte Harbor area restoration project. Only 250 acres of wetlands and uplands were involved in the initial $1.1 million phase of the Coral Creek restoration. The bulk of the funding came from state environmental trust funds and water management district taxes. Charlotte County contributed $71,000. Natural and man-made channels were enhanced. More than 26 acres of exotic vegetation was removed. Some 46,685 wetland plants and 450 upland trees were planted. Restored wetlands, ponds and marshes will better lter water that ows into the harbor. This is a relatively small, but signicant step. The next phase involves another 300 acres. Overall, someday, nearly 2,600 acres are due to be restored and preserved. Best to keep in mind, this is the price we pay, acre by acre and dollar by dollar, for the short-buck mistakes of the past.Local charity keeping paceFor years now, St. Vincent de Paul has been a lifeline for hundreds of people who may have been at the end of their rope needing food or prescription medicine. Last week, the local charity made two announcements that indicate its future is in good hands. First, Gary Moerke was named president of the group. The Minnesota native has been involved with the charity from the ground up credited with helping keep the food pantry shelves stocked to meet a growing demand. Moerke and his wife moved to Punta Gorda in 2008 after he retired from Unisys. Ive always wanted to help those in need, he said. Moerke began his volunteer work with St. Vincent de Paul by working with furniture donations and continued by taking over the food pantry bringing the Harry Chapin Food Bank mobile pantry truck to Punta Gorda on occasion. He has served on the charitys board of directors. His term as president covers three years. The charity also announced this week that it has won a $5,000 grant from Walmart. The retail giant donated $3 million to the 50 food banks nationwide that received the most votes on Facebook from the public. According to a press release, more than 120 food banks competed, including the Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida which provides most of the St. Vincent food. The Fort Myers-based Harry Chapin was the 11th leading vote-getter and received $60,000 which it shared with local food pantries. We are proud of the accomplishments of St. Vincent de Paul and its dedicated volunteers. Their services are much needed even as the economy begins to recover.


The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 C Our Town Page 11 LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWS VIEWPOINT There are actually two North Poles; a magnetic center to which compass needles turn and a real point at the top of the globe from which ows longitude lines, those delineators that help Garmins and other GPS devices navigate us safely to our destinations. Its unfor tunate that in education, too many are attracted to the false, magnetic pole while unaware of the existence of the true point of reference. Recently I had the honor of working with a dynamic civics teacher, Dawn Foley, during the Charlotte County Public Schools annual I Went Back to School Day. Through seven periods, I saw the bright and the dull, the motivated and the slack, parade through true north, a classroom at Murdock Middle School. And as I watched Foley navigate her way up and down the scales of pedagoguery and infor mation retention, I could not help think of the fools and devils who are doing their damnedest to attract many to a false pole of educational excellence. Teachers these days labor under a crushing load of standardized tests, ostensibly designed to improve student performance through the analysis of mountains of data and to determine which instructors are really performing. Teacher salaries have been yoked to student achievement, a false pole that looks good but wont take us to the true north of educational excellence. Testing agencies, which stand to make millions, politicians ignorant of all but their exertions to stay in ofce, and crusty older folks who argue that they paid their debt to public education easily gravitate to the false pole of accountability. They nd a receptive audience among those who believe teachers swan through nine months, then spend three months at the beach. Critics of public education can nd ready fodder when they look at the disconnect between teachers unions and school administrators. Worse, never before has there been such a gap in understanding between educators and parents. Because of the new skills required of students by those experts racing toward the false north of academic viability, teachers are being asked to teach concepts parents never learned during their sojourn through the public education system. Consequently, the knaves and fools who disparage public education nd willing ears among parents who subscribe to the persistent current of anti-intellectualism in our society. Demagogues and jacklegs have long argued that natural abilities, rather than acquired skills, are what makes the man or woman. Rugged individualism, not tax dollars, is considered more important than book learning and the steady, patient hand of good teachers. But thats a recipe for suckers that certain classes have long used to keep the rest of us under the saddle or behind the eightball. At the conclusion of the Back to School event, CCPS Superintendent Doug Whittaker remarked on how this is the only country in the world that attempts to educate all of its children. As he spoke, I thought of the mix of children I interacted with during the course of the day. Very few of those kids are the scions of the men and women who are rigging our education system to fail by mandating more testing and false standards of accountability. Yet the students I met represent the majority of our society, boys and girls who will one day be men and women. For that reason alone, sirens of the false north deserve to be ayed for sabotaging societys future. Their work has divided administrators from teachers, parents from educators, and the general public from the noble mission of public education. In the civics class in which I participated, Foley asked the students what should citizens do when their leaders fail them. De-vote them, said a diminutive student. Would that it were so simple. Instead, whats needed is a different kind of teaching adult education of those who are ignorant about what really goes on in our classrooms. Rather than criticize what deserves praise, or offer solutions for what isnt broken, all who think they know whats wrong with public education should get on the path to the true north. Spend a day in the classroom, as I did. I guarantee youll come away with a new perspective on which way is up. James Abraham is a book publisher based in Charlotte County. He can be reached at book-broker lesson from back to school day James Abraham Its Fall and Punta Gorda is once again buzzing with activity! You can see it on the highways, in the restaurants and in the supermarket. At TEAM Punta Gorda, we love this time of year because our wonderful volunteers are back in town. Now that our Beautication Committee has nished replanting all of the bicycle planters (no small feat) they are moving on to larger projects. Over the next month youll notice that the Old County Courthouse on Taylor Street, which actually belongs to Charlotte County, will get a landscaping facelift courtesy of this busy committee. Also evident around town this month is an increase in bicycle and pedestrian trafc. TEAM Punta Gorda was recently notied by the Charlotte Community Foundation that it has been awarded a grant to conduct a public education campaign called Share the Lane. Motorists are particularly in need of information about how to cope with the increased cycling trafc. This campaign will be designed in partnership with the City of Punta Gordas Bicycle Friendly Communities staff, the Public Safety staff and the Charlotte County Health Department. When asked about the County Health Departments interest in this project, one health educator commented that you cant expect healthy behaviors from people unless you provide healthy neighborhoods. Speaking of bicycles, the Bicycle Loaner Program, better known as the yellow bikes, has just added an ADA compliant hand pedal bicycle to the eet. It can be found at Laishley Marina. The yellow bikes have been in great demand this year with ridership at over 4,000 just from January to August 2014. We also plan to add childrens bikes so that families can use the program. The 365 Group is a newly birthed committee whose aim is to support the local economy for all 365 days of the year. They will work closely with the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce Resource Development team, and will seek to de velop creative strategies to support the economy in the off season. Partnering with Charlotte Habitat for Humanity, our Paint Your Heart Out team is gearing up for another great service project in 2015. Last year this same group painted nine houses and Blanchard House Museum in one day with 200 volunteers. The team is hard at work, planning next years event. If you are looking for a way to give back and only want to commit to one day of volunteer work, this is a great project for you. Most of the good ideas for projects that TEAM Punta Gorda takes on come from our volun teers. Perhaps they saw or read about similar projects in other cities up north, and thought they might be suitable for Punta Gorda. These projects do more than put on a pretty face. The process of collaborating with so many other nonprots and neighbor hoods builds a sense of community for all of us. After 10 years, this is the value added that TEAM Punta Gorda brings. If you think youd like to share your talents with us and get involved in a TEAM Punta Gorda initiative, wed love to talk to you. Please email the TEAM Punta Gorda ofce at team@teampunta and someone will get in touch with you. Or, call 941-637TEAM (8326). For more information, visit our website, Nancy Johnson is the CEO of TEAM Punta Gorda. TEAM Punta Gorda is a 501(c)(3) nonprot organization. Nancy Johnson is the CEO of Team Punta Gorda. Readers may reach her at team@teampunta at TEAM Punta Gorda CEO of Team Punta GordaNancy Johnson Over a year ago, we wrote a twopart piece on the Charlotte County Jail titled, Behind the Walls. We thought it would be a good idea to revisit the facility since its now under new management and to determine if any changes or new programs have been implemented. Late last year, Maj. Earl Goodwyne assumed command of all jail operations. Goodwyne has been with the Charlotte County Sheriffs Office for nearly 22 years. He holds a bachelors degree in criminal justice and is completing his masters degree in criminal justice administration. He has held positions in every major area of the Detention Bureau, which, in our opinion, is about the best training one can attain in order to take on a management position in any operation, whether public or private. One of the new programs put into effect by the new commander with help from Corrections Deputy Paul Dempster, the programs officer; and Lt. Jessica Long involves the local Walmart and their outdoor nursery department. Every week or when requested, Walmart will notify jail personnel of plants that are in need of some TLC. These plants would normally be disposed of or returned to the vendor. Jail inmates will nurse these plants back to health and when any local nonprofit in Charlotte County, such as Habitat For Humanity, is in need of landscape plants to complete a project, they will be donated to the cause. A greenhouse, which was donated years ago, is currently used to grow water plants used in the pond located in front of the jail. These plants help prevent algae and also help with the oxygenation process. The pond continues to be used to raise channel catfish that feed the inmates, which helps reduce the overall cost for inmate meals. The jail continues to grow substantial amounts of lettuce, cabbage and tomatoes for in-house consumption as well. In 2012, a program known as PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act) was enacted. This program stresses the rule of no physical contact between inmates and between inmates and jail personnel. Management has assigned a PREA coordinator to oversee the program. The facility has until 2016 to be audited and come into compliance or risk the loss of federal grants. Currently, the facility is well on track to attain this goal. Any inmate who is booked into the facility views a 10-15 minute condensed version of a full 60-minute video. This is geared toward individuals who will be released within one or two days. Inmates considered to be potential long-term visitors will view the full video shortly after being processed for a longer stay at the facility. Currently the jails capacity is 960 inmates. The jail has 12 main pods, each with a 64bed capacity. These 12 main pods break down into current population use of eight male pods, two female pods, and one retrofitted unit used for infirmary purposes. There is also a separate work release building which breaks into two units. The remainder of the units are distributed into smaller ancillary units. Interestingly, the population is at its peak during the months of July and August, when the snowbird population has yet to arrive. There are currently 586 male inmates and 154 female inmates in custody at the Charlotte County Jail. The population, demographically, is 83 percent white. At any time during the year, there are approximately 50-60 federal inmates. The facility receives a daily stipend of $84.61 per day per federal inmate. This translates into $29,400$35,000 per week. The need for an additional pod to be built has been requested. The infir mary is needed for the number of inmates that have medical issues and the increasing number of inmates with mental health issues. An on-site infirmary will also reduce off-site medical costs. The more inmates who can be treated at the facility the lower inmate health care costs will be. After this recent visit, its quite apparent the transition of jail commanders and program development continues to take place at the Charlotte County Jail. This positive approach has been key to making considerable strides in the ongoing effort to make Charlotte County a safe place to live and hopefully return the short-term visitors to productive individuals upon their release. A special thank you to Major Goodwyne, Deputy Dempster and Lt. 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Our Town Page 12 C The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWS NORTH PORT Carlos and Jimmy Fillis are hoping the third time will be the charm. After popular Jimmys Tacos locations in both Punta Gorda and Port Charlotte where they live didnt work out, and after years selling tacos from a food truck, the father and son have opened a North Port restaurant in Biscayne Plaza selling fresh, authentic Mexican food. Both men used to work in the circus, Jimmy in various roles a large photo of him performing hangs on the wall in the new location and Carlos as a trapeze artist for 12 years. For a while, they parked the food truck near the Port CharlotteNorth Port border by Cranberry Boulevard, near North Port Tire. Everybody knows our truck, Jimmy said, although now that they have a physical address, he has sold the truck, a model of which sits on a shelf in a corner of the dining room. And although he is involved in the restaurant, he considers himself retired. Carlos is the primary chef. And the menu is more extensive than just tacos. They serve tortas sandwiches burritos, fajitas and quesadillas, with any number of fillings including steak, shrimp and chorizo, along with a number of side dishes and appetizers, all made from fresh ingredients Carlos buys every morning before coming in to begin cooking each day. Carlos is also planning on expanding the menu soon to include chili rellenos, flautas, enchiladas, chimichangas and shrimp cocktails. We will also be selling, very soon, menudo (a traditional Mexican soup) and pozole, which is pork, like a ribeye, with hominy and vegetables, Carlos said. Everything is good. Prices on menu items range from $2 to $6, and they will also soon be serving beer and wine, he added. Carry-out is available. Carlos & Jimmys Tacos is located at 13648 Tamiami Trail in Biscayne Plaza, next to the Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections office. It is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and is closed on Sundays. For more information, or to order carry-out, call 941-730-5675.Email: annek@sun-herald.comCarlos & Jimmys Tacos now openBy ANNE KLOCKENKEMPERSTAFF WRITER Carlos & Jimmys Tacos, newly opened in Biscayne Plaza in North Port, oers dishes such as quesadillas and smothered burritos that can be customized with a number of dierent llings.SUN PHOTOS BY ANNE KLOCKENKEMPERCarlos, left, and Jimmy Fillis in their recently opened restau rant. After several years cooking from a food truck, and after locations in Punta Gorda and Port Charlotte didnt work out, they have opened a North Port location. 50473090


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Our Town Page 14 C The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWS The Charlotte High School Homecoming Parade Seniors Matt Coward and Anna Coldiron are members of the Charlotte High Homecoming court. CHS freshman percussionist Maciel Ceja-Luna marches with his fellow band members across Marion Avenue. Representing the Tarpon News Network/TNN, Haley Latham and Bucky Dennis are members of the 2015 CHS Senior Homecoming court. Members of the Lady Tarpon Golf Team in a golf cart oat. Eleven-month-old Borzyskowski twins, Landon and Ryan, along with their father Phil watched the parade from their seats. The Adams sisters, Sophia, 2, and Adrianna, 3, had prime parade viewing seats at the corner of Taylor and Marion where they also collected a large stash of candy being thrown to the crowd by the Tarpon students. Members of the FFA/Future Farmers of America throw candy from their oat as they head down Taylor Street crossing Marion Avenue. Blue Crew homecoming court representatives Marisa Beisner and Wil Waldrop rode in a 1961 red and white convertible Corvette driven by Frank Desguin. SUN PHOTOS BY BETSY WILLIAMSClass of 2017 homecoming oat depicts a football eld. PLEASE GIVE BLOOD HELP SAVE LIVES 50474936 50472976 Participants: Celsius, Fit Sports, Earth Origins, PES Sports, Lone Star Distributors, Dymatize, Muscle Sports, The Detox Spa, The Wellness Place, Classic Tans, A Select Beauty Salon, Detora, and more. 50470130 50475485 Thomas Quigley, M.D. Board Certified Eye Physician & Surgeon F R E E E Y E E X A M F O R N E W P A T I E N T S complete medical exam with one of our board certified eye doctors includes prescription for eyeglasses, and tests for cataracts, glaucoma and other eye diseases. O f f e r a p p l i e s t o n e w p a t i e n t s 5 9 y e a r s a n d o l d e r Offer does not apply to Freedom and Optimum health plan participants. Coupon Expires 11/16/2014 No Hidden Charges: It is our policy that the patient and or any other person responsible for payment or be reimburse by payment or any other service, examination or treatment which is performed as a result of reimburse within 72 hours of responding to the advertisement for the free, discounted fee or reduced fee service, examination or treatment. Offer does not apply to Avantica managed insurance plans including Freedom, Optimum and some Universal. Code: CS00 w w w d o c t o r q u i g l e y c o m 20600 VETERANS BLVD., SUITE A PORT CHARLOTTE 941-766-7474 2529 TAMIAMI TRAIL PUNTA GORDA 941-639-2020 330 NORTH BREVARD (NEXT TO FARM CREDIT), ARCADIA 863-993-2020 rfnr tnnnnrb nfr bnrrf nnr nnb nrb fn nrrbnrnr n rrf rfrr ntnrnnbtbn 487217 50471602


The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 C Our Town Page 15 LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWS Soon-to-be CHS 2015 graduates, these seniors give the hand sign for 15 while riding on the senior homecoming oat. Representing the Book Club at Charlotte High in this years homecoming court, senior Morgan Metzler waves to the crowd along Taylor Road in Punta Gorda. Junior Reed Coey and senior Jonathan Skavroneck, members of the CHS Silver King Marching Band, go toe-to-toe to stretch out their calf muscles before the start of the 2015 homecoming parade. NJROTC homecoming oat lled with members tossing candy to the parade viewers along Taylor Street.SUN PHOTOS BY BETSY WILLIAMSMembers of the Punta Gorda City Council and a few extra special guests ride on the antique re truck leading o the homecoming oats in this years Charlotte High School Homecoming Parade held Thursday night in downtown Punta Gorda. rfrnt f bft bt rfntbb brnnnrn nbbnbbbrb bntbbnfbnfnr rtbnb bbbnnnbrbb bnrbb bfntbnbnrbnbb nrbfnbnf rfntb rfntnbt f 487726


Our Town Page 16 C The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWS Habitat dedicates new home Patricia Harris, representing the Daughters of the American Revolution, left, hands over a new American ag for Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity homeowners Aaron and Jesse White, one of many gifts the couple received during a home dedication ceremony. Viviene Johnson, representing the American Red Cross, shakes the hands of new homeowners Aaron and Jesse White and hands them a rst-aid kit during a new home dedication ceremony, hosted by Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity. Gifts were also provided by the Daughters of the American Revolution, Burnt Store Presbyterian Church, Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity, Florida Southwestern Collegiate High School, St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church, Proctor & Gamble, Episcopal Church Women of St. James Episcopal Church, Sun Country Decor, Legeres Concrete Specialties and the Sun newspapers. Trish Bellois, senior director of operations of Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity, left, hugs new homeowner Aaron White during a recent dedication ceremony. Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity new homeowners Aaron and Jesse White bow their heads while a closing prayer is recited by Pastor Rich Webb of Faith Life Church during a dedication ceremony Tuesday. Jessica Gordon, development assistant of Habitat, left, provides a scripture reading during a new home dedication ceremony Tuesday afternoon for Port Charlotte residents Jesse and Aaron White. Patricia Harris, representing the Daughters of the American Revolution, follows along in her program. Paul Lioon, board member of Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity, provides a word from the board and congratulatory remarks for new Port Charlotte homeowners Jesse and Aaron White, while Ellen Cardillo, special events coordinator of Habitat, looks on. Jan Nick, development coordinator for Habitat, right, hands a gift certicate to Jesse and Aaron White.SUN PHOTOS BY TAMI GARCIAMike Manseld, CEO of Habitat for Humanity, right, welcomes those in attendance and congratulates new homeowners Jesse and Aaron White during a home dedication ceremony Tuesday afternoon, while Jan Nick, development coordinator for Habitat, smiles. PETSAREGOOD FO RY OURMENTALANDPHYSICALWELLBEING.Find that special companion in the Classifieds today!

PAGE 17 SATURDAY OCTOBER 25, 2014 T he Wire INSIDE The Dow Jones industrial average rose 127.51 points, or 0.8 percent, to 16,805.41. The Standard & Poors 500 index added 13.76 points, or 0.7 percent, to 1,964.58. Page 6 US stock market has good week The worlds largest online retailer reported a wider third-quarter loss than analysts expected and gave a disap pointing holiday forecast. Page 2 Amazon takes unexpected 3Q loss The TLC network on Friday canceled its colorful series about child beauty pageant contestant Honey Boo Boo and her Georgia family. The cancel lation came after published reports that June Shannon was dating a man with a criminal past. Page 2 TLC cancels its Honey Boo Boo series Campaigns hope voters see them as a signal of the commu nitys support for the candidate or issue. But repeat exposure can rub some the wrong way. They just mushroom, said Elizabeth Lessner, a central Ohio restaurateur. It used to be they put one sign on the corner and now theres 50. Page 2 Campaign signs spread like weeds There may not be another Florida politician thats better at working a room than Crist. He makes eye contact, shakes voters hands with both of his and makes everyone he meets feel like they are the most important person in the room. Page 9 Crist argument: Hes not Rick Scott STATE NATIONAL WORLD BUSINESS WEATHER MARYSVILLE, Wash. A student recently crowned freshman class Homecoming prince walked into his Seattlearea high school cafeteria on Friday and opened re without shouting or arguing, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, ofcials and witnesses said. Students said the gunman was staring at students as he shot them inside the cafeteria at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. The shootings set off a chaotic scene as students ran out of the cafeteria and building in a frantic dash to safety while others were told to stay put inside classrooms at the school, 30 miles north of Seattle. The gunman was Another school shootingBy DOUG ESSER and MARTHA BELLISLEASSOCIATED PRESS WRITERSTeen gunman had been elected Homecoming prince AP PHOTOSFamilies and Marysville-Pilchuck High School students are reunited at Shoultes Christian Assembly, just northwest of the school, Friday, following the shooting at the high school. A student walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria on Friday and without shouting or arguing, opened re, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, ocials and witnesses said. People react as they wait at a church, Friday, where students were taken to be reunited with parents in Marysville, Wash. Keith Pablo reunites with friends and family outside of Shoultes Christian Assembly in Marysville, Wash., Friday. Tearful students are reunited with friends and family outside of a reunication center at Shoultes Christian Assembly Church in Marysville, Wash. SHOOTING | 4NEW YORK Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the gover nors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had contact with victims of the deadly disease in West Africa. The move came after a physician who returned to New York City a week ago from treating Ebola patients in Guinea fell ill with the virus. Many New Yorkers were dismayed to learn that in the days after he came home, Dr. Craig Spencer rode the subway, took a cab, went bowling, visited a coffee shop and ate at a restaurant in the city of 8 million. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the case led them to conclude that the two states need precautions more rigorous than those of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which recommends monitor ing of exposed people for 21 days but doesnt require quarantine, in which they are kept away from others. Its too serious a situation to leave it to the honor system of compliance, Cuomo said. Those who are forcibly quarantined will be conned either to their homes or, if they live in other states, to some other place, most likely a medical facility, the governors said. Those quarantined at home will receive house calls from health ofcials. Twenty-one days is the incubation period for the Ebola virus. Dr. Howard Zucker, acting New York state health commissioner, said any medical personnel who have treated Ebola patients in the three Ebolaravaged West African countries Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia will be automatically quarantined. Cuomo said anyone arriving from the three countries will be questioned at the airport NY, NJ order Ebola quarantinesBy MARILYNN MARCHIONE and MIKE STOBBEASSOCIATED PRESS WRITERSEBOLA | 4 AP PHOTOMott Hall High School student Brian Binion, right, and fellow students read iers about Ebola risk, near the apartment building of Ebola patient Dr. Craig Spencer, in New York, Friday. MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin of Russia said Friday that the world is becoming an increasingly dangerous place because of U.S. attempts to enforce its will on other countries and that his nation will not comply. 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Page 2 WIRE The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 NATIONAL NEWS | NATIONTLC cancels its Honey Boo Boo TV seriesNEW YORK (AP) The TLC network on Friday canceled its colorful series about child beauty pageant contestant Honey Boo Boo and her Georgia family. The network had already completed lming of another season of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo and was set to begin airing it at the end of this year. TLC wouldnt publicly cite a reason for the cancellation, but said in a statement that supporting the health and welfare of these remarkable children is our only priority. TLC is faithfully committed to the childrens ongoing comfort and well-being. The cancellation came after published reports that June Shannon was dating a man with a criminal past. HONEY BOO BOOInmate attacks lawyer, then gets life in prisonOKEMAH, Okla. (AP) Prosecutors say an Oklahoma inmate attacked his attorney with a razorblade moments before he was to be sentenced in the killings of two young girls and his ancee. District Attorney Max Cook says Kevin Sweat somehow smuggled the weapon into the courthouse in Okemah, about 70 miles east of Oklahoma City. He says the attorney only suffered slight wounds to the neck in Fridays attack and that he wasnt taken to a hospital. The attack caused a delay of about an hour. Following the commotion, Sweat appeared in court with a bandage on his nose and was sentenced to three life prison terms without the possibility of parole for the 2008 slayings of 11-year-old Skyla Whitaker and 13-year-old Taylor Paschal-Placker, and the 2011 killing of Ashley Taylor.Woman guilty of pushing husband off cliff appealsKALISPELL, Mont. (AP) A Montana woman has appealed her murder conviction for killing her husband of eight days by pushing him off a cliff in Glacier National Park. Attorneys for Jordan Graham argued in the appeal led with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that prosecutors distorted evidence to convince jurors that Graham planned to kill Cody Lee Johnson on July 7, 2013. Public defender Michael Donahoe also said the government changed its version of events several times throughout the case. Graham, of Kalispell, pleaded guilty to seconddegree murder, which doesnt involve premeditation, just before closing arguments at her trial. A judge rejected her motion to withdraw her guilty plea after she argued the governments recommended sentence of 50 years to life was an attempt to punish her for rst-degree murder.Washington city takes stock of tornado damageLONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) The southwest Washington city of Longview tallied the damage Friday from a rare tornado that tore off roofs, broke windows and uprooted trees, leaving residents and ofcials in disbelief. No one was injured in the Thursday after noon wind blast, which covered 1.3 miles and unleashed winds as high as 110 mph, the National Weather Service said.Lava stream from Hawaii volcano picks up speedHONOLULU (AP) A growing stream of lava threatening homes on Hawaiis Big Island is expanding and speeding up as it heads toward a small rural town. Ofcials say the lava advanced nearly 460 yards from Thursday morning to Friday. The narrow, leading edge of the lava ow is now just 250 yards from a side road, which has been closed. No evacuations have been ordered, and the residents of a home that is nearest to the ow already have left voluntarily. Hawaii County Civil Defense is planning to go door-to-door Saturday to nd out how many people might need shelter if the eruption continues at its current pace. Civil Defense Director Darryl Oliveira has said he will give residents three to ve days of notice before an evacuation order.Scientists say Rosettas comet is very stinky(LA Times) It turns out that the comet the Rosetta mission has been chasing for the last decade is a stinker. Literally. Researchers from the University of Bern in Switzerland say that if you could take a whiff of the cloud of gas surrounding the icy nucleus of comet 67P/ Churyumov-Gerasimenko you would smell a pungent mix of hydrogen sulde (rotten eggs); ammonia (horse stable); and formaldehyde. There would also be a hint of vinegar (sulfur dioxide) and a whiff of alcohol (methanol). Carbon disulde would add just a touch of sweetness, the scientists say. In all eau du Churyumov-Gerasimenko would be pretty unpleasant. The research team used the two mass spectrometers in Rosettas ROSINA instrument to determine what the comet would smell like.Bridge officials eye toll for sidewalk use SAN FRANCISCO (San Francisco Chronicle) Golden Gate Bridge district ofcials voted Friday to study charging a toll for pedestrians and bicyclists to cross the iconic span, despite strong opposition from cyclists and an effort by the San Francisco delegation to shelve the proposals. In a 10-9 vote that split almost entirely along San Francisco versus North Bay lines, the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District Board of Directors voted to keep the pedestrian and cyclist fee provisions in their 45-point strategic nancial plan. Director John Moylan of San Francisco voted with the majority to study the fee, while Director Kathrin Sears of Marin County voted with the bulk of the San Francisco delegation in its failed effort to kill the cyclist and pedestrian toll ideas. COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Pesky. Illegal. Effective? Lawn signs touting local and statewide candidates are in full bloom along highways, street corners and other public spaces. Its the sign of the season. And despite legal restrictions, the markers can sprout invasively. Campaigns hope voters see them as a signal of the communitys support for the candidate or issue. But repeat exposure can rub some the wrong way. They just mushroom, said Elizabeth Lessner, a central Ohio restaurateur. It used to be they put one sign on the corner and now theres 50. Lessner is one of the Columbus Sign Ninjas, a group that sprang up in the perennial battleground state to take down campaign clutter from public spaces. State and local sign laws can vary. Ohio, like other states, prohibits such advertising from be ing placed in the public right of way which would include interstates and state routes. Ofcials dont want signs to obstruct drivers views or present safety hazards. The ninja members use social media to report signs and occasionally call out campaigns seen as big offenders. Some candidates have apologized for their sign placement on the groups Facebook page, which boasts nearly 300 members. Karen Thomas, a Columbus resident and ninja member, has been uprooting stray signs since 2008. Her rst take came after she passed multiple markers near the interstate exit for a mall. Thomas recalled, If I want them to go away, Im going to have to pull over and pick them up. So she did. And she continues to snatch signs when she runs errands, carefully avoiding vehicles that whiz by her. I dont lollygag, said Thomas, a corporate nancial consultant. Its not just residents who get irked by the signage. In Providence, R.I., large signs for his opponent led to a complaint from Republican mayoral candidate Dan Harrop. Harrop told the city solicitors ofce this week that signs for independent candidate Buddy Cianci far exceed the size allowed by city ordinances. Signs are a fast, cheap and easy way to grow name recognition and increase a candidates visibility in a neighborhood. Theyve been around since the infancy of the countrys democracy, said Benjamin Bates, a professor of communication studies at Ohio University. Candidates and their supporters will place signs near the roadways because they hope more voters will see them. Its sort of the principle that any publicity is good publicity, Bates said.Pesky, effective? Campaign signs spread like weeds AP PHOTOThis Tuesday photo shows political campaign signs near a state highway in Westerville, Ohio. Signs touting local and statewide candidates are in full bloom along highways, street corners and public rights of way. NEW YORK (AP) Amazons trademark smile icon is becoming more of a grimace. The worlds largest online retailer reported a wider third-quarter loss than analysts expected and gave a disappointing holiday forecast. Investors are increasingly irked by Amazons strategy of investing heavily in new products and services to spur revenue growth while reporting quarter after quarter of losses or thin prot. The stock price tumbled 7 percent to $291 in morning trading Friday. Thats on top of the 22 percent decline the stock has already suffered this year. Chief Financial Ofcer Thomas Szkutak said the company had to be selective in taking on new projects. For years, Amazons strategy has been spending the money it makes to grow and expand into new areas. It launched a smartphone, the Fire, this summer and has been offering a set-top video-streaming device, a streaming video service and several tablets and e-book readers. The company has also been investing in ser vices for its $99-a-year loyalty program, Prime. It has added a grocery delivery service and music streaming for Prime members as well as offering original TV shows such as the critically acclaimed Transparent starring Jeffrey Tambor. But all of those initiatives cost money and time to develop. And not all of them have been hits. The companys splashy launch of its Fire phone was quickly followed by mediocre reviews and a steep price cut to entice buyers. Amazon said it took a charge of $170 million related to inventory evaluation and supplier commitment costs for the Fire, although it did not give further details. Amazon has about $83 million of Fire phone inventory at the end of the quarter. So investors are increasingly signaling that Amazon needs to work harder at turning a prot. The market was looking for more in terms of revenue and operating income and the fourth-quar ter outlook, said Morningstar analyst R.J. Hottovy. Its going to be a competitive landscape for retailers this holiday season and retailers will compete aggressively for consumers. In a conference call with analysts, Szkutak said the company is focused on using its capital wisely so that over time we get good returns on invested capital. But he agreed the company needed to choose new projects carefully. We certainly have been in several years now of what I will call in investment mode, he said. Theres still lots of opportunity in front of us but we know that we have to be very selective about which opportunities we pursue. Net loss for the quarter was $437 million, or 95 cents per share, far steeper than the loss of 76 cents per share analysts were expecting, according to FactSet. Amazon takes unexpected 3Q loss 50472083 Tours of Sun Newspaper Office and Plant 10 AM NOON S ee how your award-winning newspaper operates! See new 2015 models also! 8th Annual Welcome Back!C o l l e c t o r C a r S h o w Collector Car Show & O p e n H o u s e & Open House Saturday, November 8, 2014 9 AM PM at the Charlotte Sun 23170 Harborview Rd., Port Charlotte REGISTRATION Open only to non-modified cars and trucks at least 23 years old. There is no registration fee, but owners must pre-register. Limit 100 vehicles. 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Page 4 WIRE The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 FROM PAGE ONE ALMANAC Today is Saturday, Oct. 25, the 298th day of 2014. There are 67 days left in the year. Today in history On Oct. 25, 1954, a meeting of President Dwight D. Eisenhow ers Cabinet was broadcast live on radio and television; during the session, Secretary of State John Foster Dulles, just returned from Europe, reported on agreements signed in Paris on the future of West Germany. (To date, its the only presidential Cabinet meeting to be carried on radio and TV.) On this dateIn 1760, Britains King George III succeeded his late grandfa ther, George II. In 1854, the Charge of the Light Brigade took place during the Crimean War as an English brigade of more than 600 men charged the Russian army, suffering heavy losses. In 1929, former Interior Secre tary Albert B. Fall was convicted in Washington, D.C., of accepting a $100,000 bribe from oil tycoon Edward L. Doheny. (Fall was sentenced to a year in prison and fined $100,000; he ended up serving nine months.) In 1939, the play The Time of Your Life, by William Saroyan, opened in New York. In 1945, Taiwan became independent of Japanese colonial rule. In 1957, mob boss Albert Anastasia of Murder Inc. notoriety was shot to death by masked gunmen in a barber shop inside the Park Sheraton Hotel in New York. In 1962, U.N. Ambassador Adlai E. Stevenson II demanded that Soviet Ambassador Valerian Zorin confirm or deny the existence of Soviet-built missile bases in Cuba, saying he was prepared to wait until hell freezes over for an answer. Stevenson then presented photo graphic evidence of the bases to the Security Council. In 1964, The Rolling Stones made the first of six appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show. In 1971, the U.N. General Assembly voted to admit main land China and expel Taiwan. In 1989, novelist and critic Mary McCarthy died in New York at age 77. In 1999, golfer Payne Stewart and five others were killed when their Learjet flew uncontrolled for four hours before crashing in South Dakota; Stewart was 42. Todays birthdays Singer-actress Barbara Cook is 87. Actress Marion Ross is 86. Basketball Hall of Famer Bob Knight is 74. Pop singer Helen Reddy is 73. Author Anne Tyler is 73. Rock singer Jon Anderson (Yes) is 70. Rock musician Glenn Tipton (Judas Priest) is 67. Actor Brian Kerwin is 65. Actor Mark L. Taylor is 64. Movie director Julian Schnabel is 63. Actress Nancy Cartwright (TV: The Simpsons) is 57. Rock musician Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers; Chickenfoot) is 53. Actress Tracy Nelson is 51. Actor Adam Goldberg is 44. Actorsinger Adam Pascal is 44. Actress Persia White is 44. Country singer Chely Wright is 44. Violinist Midori is 43. Actor Craig Robinson is 43. Actor Michael Weston is 41. Actor Zachary Knighton is 36. Actress Mariana Klaveno is 35. Pop singer Katy Perry is 30. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) A squirrel that ended up in the back seat of a Michigan police car is out of trouble. The Grand Rapids Press reports that the animal hopped in on Thursday, apparently out of curiosity. The police department in Grand Rapids posted a photo on its Facebook page showing the squirrel peering out from the rear window of the car, next to a half-opened window. The animal didnt spend any time behind bars, however. It soon went free.ODD NEWS Squirrel ends up in back seat of police car home to rolling hills and horse farms. The man Graham was last seen with, 32-year-old Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., has been charged with abduction with intent to dele Graham. His attor ney, Jim Camblos, said in a voicemail greeting that he is not answering questions about the case. The remains were discovered roughly 6 miles from where the body of 20-year-old Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington was found after she vanished in 2009. Police have said forensic evidence connects Matthew to Harringtons killing, which in turn is linked by DNA to a 2005 sexual assault in northern Virginia. Matthew has been charged in the 2005 case. When we started this journey together we all hoped for a happier ending. Sadly that was not to be, Grahams parents, John and Sue Graham, said in a statement provided by the Albemarle County Police Department. We are devastated by the loss of our beautiful daughter. ... Although we have lost our precious Hannah, the light she radiated can never be extinguished. Grahams parents also thanked those involved with the investigation and search efforts, as well as those who have sent messages of support. They said they dont intend to make further statements or comment on the ongoing criminal investigation. Albemarle County Commonwealths Attorney Denise Lunsford said in a statement that the focus of the investigation now is to determine what charges will be brought and the appropriate time to make those charges. We are working diligently with local law enforcement on the investigation to ensure that we make the best determination for our community and the Grahams in the pursuit of justice, Lunsford said. Graham met friends at a restaurant for dinner Sept. 12 before stopping by two off-campus par ties. She left the second party alone and eventually texted a friend saying she was lost, authorities said. In surveillance video, she can be seen walking unsteadily and even running at times, past a pub and a service station and then onto a seven-block strip of bars, restaurants and shops. Matthew was an oper ating room technician at the universitys hospital. He was also a former college football lineman and sometimes cab driver. Friends have said they were shocked the gentle giant hes 6-foot-2 and weighs 270 pounds could be suspected of such violence. Matthew was cocaptain of his high school football team and enrolled in psychology at evangelist Jerry Falwells Liberty University, where he played on the defensive line for the Flames.GRAHAMFROM PAGE 1 law and unilateral use of force. If the United State fails to abandon its desire of eternal domination, then hopes for peaceful and stable development will be illusory, and todays upheavals will her ald the collapse of global world order, Putin said during a meeting that lasted about three hours in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. His voice strained with anger, Putin accused the U.S. and its allies of trying to tailor the world exclusively to their needs since the end of the Cold War, using economic pressure and military force and often supporting extremist groups to achieve their goals. He cited the wars in Iraq, Libya and Syria as examples of awed moves that have led to chaos and left Washington and its allies ghting against the results of their own policy. They are throwing their might to remove the risks they have created themselves, and they are paying an ever-increasing price, Putin said. Unilateral diktat and attempts to enforce their own cliche on others bring opposite result: escalation of conicts instead of their settlement, widening area of chaos in place of stable sovereign states, support for dubious elements from open neo-Nazis to Islamic radicals instead of democracy. He said that Russia has been cold-shouldered by the West, despite its eagerness to cooperate. The U.S. and the European Union imposed tough sanctions on Russia after it annexed the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea populated mostly by Russian speakers, and allegedly armed rebels ghting for independence in eastern Ukraine. Putin also has maintained support for President Bashar Assad of Syria in a civil war that has helped destabilize the Middle East. The U.S. has demanded that the Syrian leader step down. In Washington, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki reacted to Putins speech by saying the U.S. does not seek confrontation with Russia, but we cannot and will not compromise on the principles on which security in Europe and North America rest. She said there may be disagreements, but we remain committed to upholding Ukraines sovereignty and territorial integrity.PUTINFROM PAGE 1 AP PHOTORussian President Vladimir Putin speaks at a meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday. about their contact with Ebola sufferers. The governors gave no estimate of how many travelers would be subject to quarantine, but Cuomo said were not talking about a tremendous volume of people coming in from these areas, and added that there are no plans to hire more screeners at airports. The two states are home to Kennedy Airport and Newark Liberty in New Jersey, both major international portals. Ofcials said they would track ight connections and screen passengers upon disembarking. However, they offered few details on how the quarantine would be enforced and what the consequences would be for people who violated the restrictions by going out in public. The White House did not have an immediate reaction to Cuomo and Christies directives. Ofcials said Friday the administration was regularly reviewing its policies but indicated they were satised with the measures it has put in place, including steps that call on recent arrivals from West Africa to monitor their health and notify state and local authorities of their presence in their communities. White House ofcials have said states are entitled to impose additional requirements beyond those set by the CDC. The CDC said it sets baseline recommended standards, but state and local ofcials have the prerogative to tighten the regimen as they see t. The agency also said, When it comes to the federal standards set by the CDC, we will consider any measures that we believe have the potential to make the American people safer. Spencer, a 33-year-old emergency room doctor, returned to the U.S. on Oct. 17 and sought treatment Thursday after suffering diarrhea and a 100.3-degree fever. He was listed in stable condition at a special isolation unit at Bellevue Hospital Center, and a decontamination company was sent to his Harlem home. His ancee, who was not showing symptoms, was being watched in a quarantine ward at Bellevue. Spencers illness led lawmakers on Capitol Hill, scientists and ordinary New Yorkers to wonder why he was out on the town after his return and why stronger steps werent being taken to quarantine medical workers. Health ofcials said he followed U.S. and international guidelines in checking his temperature every day and watching for symptoms, and that he put no one at risk. But others said he should have been quarantined, either voluntarily or by the government, during the incubation period.EBOLAFROM PAGE 1 identied as student Jaylen Fryberg, a government ofcial with direct knowledge of the shooting told The Associated Press. The ofcial spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the media. Students and parents said Fryberg was a freshman who played on the high school football team. He was introduced at a football game as the schools 2014 Homecoming court freshmen class prince, according to a video shot by parent Jim McGauhey. Marysville Police Commander Robb Lamoureux said the gunman died of a self-inicted wound, but he could not provide more details. Three of the people shot by Fryberg had head wounds and were in critical condition. Two young women were taken to Providence Everett Medical Center, and a 15-year-old boy was at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, hospital ofcials said. Another victim, a 14-year-old boy, was listed in serious condition at Harborview as well, the hospital said. Inside the cafeteria, witnesses described Fryberg as methodical. Brian Patrick said his daughter, a freshman, was 10 feet from him when the shooting occurred. She ran from the cafeteria and immediately called her mother. Patrick said his daughter told him, The guy walked into the cafeteria, pulled out a gun and started shooting. No arguing, no yelling. Student Austin Taylor, told KING-TV that the shooter was just staring down every one of his victims as he shot them. Malia Grato, a junior, said she heard a few pops, then the re alarm and began ling out of her classroom. She didnt realize something was seriously wrong until teachers started shouting that there had been a shooting. It was scary because its happened in a lot of schools, but you never re ally imagine it will happen in yours, said Grato, who said she was friendly with Fryberg and described him as a quiet, good guy. Outside the school, students started streaming out of the building, with some trying to jump a fence to get away, witnesses said. Cedar Parker, a 17-yearold senior, said he was driving away from campus when the shooting happened. He let several students into his car as he heard others yelling for their friends: Where are you? A crowd of parents waited in a parking lot outside a nearby church where they were being reunited with their children. Buses pulled up periodically to drop off students evacuated from the school, with some running to hug their mothers or fathers. Patrick said after the shooting, his other daughter, a senior at the school, called him hysterical from her classroom. I thought, God let my kids be safe, he said. FBI spokeswoman Ayn Dietrich said the agency was assisting local law en forcement and providing specialists to work with victims and their families. Marysville-Pilchuck High School has many students from the Tulalip Indian tribe. State Sen. John McCoy, a tribal member, said the shooting had devastated the community. Were all related in one shape or form. We live and work and play together, he said.SHOOTINGFROM PAGE 1 NEW YORK (Newsday) The hatchet attack on two NYPD ofcers from Long Island was a terrorist act carried out by a homegrown radical who converted to Islam and harbored extreme anti-government views, police said Friday. We at this time believe that he acted alone, Police Commissioner William Bratton said of the attacker, Zale Thompson, at a news brieng in Manhattan Friday. We would describe him as self-radicalized. We would describe him as self-directed in his activities. Thompson, 32, struck Ofcer Kenneth Healey, 25, in the head with the hatchet and Ofcer Joseph Meeker, 24, in his arm in Jamaica, Queens, before police fatally shot him Thursday afternoon. Healey of Oceanside whose father is a veteran Nassau County police detective in the First Squad was in critical but stable condition Friday, while Meeker of Oakdale was released from the hospital, ofcials said. A 29-year-old female bystander also was critically injured when a bullet red by one of the ofcers struck her in her back. A police source said the woman may be left partially paralyzed. Thompson left an extensive trail of online communications demonstrating antiWestern, anti-government and in some cases anti-white sentiments, but did not appear to have connections to international terror, said John Miller, New York Police Department deputy commissioner of intelligence and counterterrorism. He recently browsed websites related to extremist groups including Islamic State and al-Qaida, viewed content about beheadings, and read about Wednesdays shooting of a Canadian soldier by a gunman in Ottawa, which also is being investigated as a terror ist attack. Thompson, who was involuntarily discharged from the Navy in the early 2000s, possibly because of drug use, was not on any terror watch lists and appeared to be a lone wolf attacker radicalized on the Internet, police said. This was a terrorist attack, certainly, Bratton said. Thompson had lived with his father until two days before the attack but moved out after an argument, police said. He converted to Islam about two years ago, police said, and had a history of domestic violence arrests in California. According to his father, he was a depressed loner who spent extensive amount of time in his bedroom, Bratton said.Hatchet attack in NYC called a terrorist act 4ocf


The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 WIRE Page 5 WORLD NEWS | WORLDGunman in Canada attack complained about mosqueVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) The gunman who shot and killed a soldier in plain daylight then stormed Canadas Parliament once complained that a Vancouver mosque he attended was too liberal and inclusive, and was kicked out after he repeatedly spent the night there even though ofcials told him to stop, Muslim leaders said Friday. Aasim Rashid, spokesman for the British Columbia Muslim Association, said Michael Zehaf-Bibeau visited the Masjid Al-Salaam mosque for three to four months toward the end of 2011, and possibly early 2012, before he was told not to come back. Rashid said that before Zehaf-Bibeau got in trouble for using the mosque for accommodations, he had complained to leaders in the previous administration about the mosques openness and willingness to let non-Muslims visit.Attack on Egypt army post kills 30EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) A coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since the overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. Ofcials described it as a well-planned attack that began with a car bomb which may have been set off by a suicide attacker. Other militants then red rocket-propelled grenades, striking a tank carrying ammunition and igniting a secondary explosion. Roadside bombs intended to target rescuers struck two army vehicles, seriously wounding a senior ofcer.Queen sends 1st tweet LONDON (Bloomberg) Twitter reigns. At least it does now that the queen of the British Empire has tapped out her rst tweet, from Fridays opening of an exhibition at the Science Museum in Central London. It is a pleasure to open the Information Age exhibition today at the Science Museum and I hope people will enjoy visiting. Elizabeth R. she broadcast in 135-char acters using the Twitter handle BritishMonarchy. Queen Elizabeth joins other high-prole Twittergreats like Pope Francis who have been using the microblogging service as the go-to platform for mass communication. Last month, Clarence House announced in a tweet that the Duchess of Cambridge was expecting her second child.WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses in 2015LONDON (AP) The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready for use in 2015 and ve more experimental vaccines will start being tested in March. Still, the agency warned its not clear whether any of these will work against the deadly virus that has already killed at least 4,877 people this year in West Africa. Dr. Marie-Paule Kieny from the U.N. health agency told reporters that those doses could be available in 2015 if early tests proved that the two leading experimental vaccines are safe and provoke enough of an immune response to protect people from being infected with Ebola.Vienna honors deserters from Hitlers armyVIENNA (AP) Austrias president apologized Friday for his countrys postwar treatment of deserters from Hitlers army as traitors, at the unveiling of a memorial honoring those who ed military duty rather than serve under the Nazi regime. The ceremony in Vienna was also attended by municipal dignitaries as well as some of those who deserted from the Wehrmacht and suffered indignities for decades. All are in their late 80s or older, including Richard Wadani, who has lobbied for more than a decade for the memorial. He called the unveiling a happy occasion. Speaking earlier, President Heinz Fischer criticized the indignities surviving deserters have had to suffer over the past decades. Fischer said labeling them as traitors is something for which one has to apologize and shame himself.Belgian chocolate company is latest to doff ISIS name(Washington Post) The ravages of the Islamic State have been one of the dominant news stories of 2014. But before this year, few were even aware of the organization. Originally a splinter of al-Qaida, it has shaken foreign governments in ways its former parent never could. Among those who hadnt heard of the ter rorist group was Desiree Libeert, marketing manager of Belgian chocolate company Italo Suisse. The chocolate maker changed its name late last year to ISIS, which also happens to be an acronym popularly used to refer to the Islamic State. Italo Suisse was the companys name since 1923, reecting the European chocolatemaking traditions it sought to bring to Belgium. We chose ISIS as that was the brand name of our pralines and tablets, Libeert told Reuters. Had we known there was a terrorist organization with the same name, we would have never chosen that. According to Reuters, the chocolate company makes more than 5,000 tons of chocolate annually. Its website is still branded ISIS Chocolates and has a frankly ador able About Us section, including this guarantee: Every time the connoisseur samples a piece of our chocolate or one of our lled chocolates he/she is assured a moment of pure pleasure. This assurance extends to ISIS Christmas or St. Nicholas themed chocolate gures or eggs and bunnies for Easter. But the mayhem and slaughter carried out by Islamic State militants has compelled ISIS chocolates to change its name. We had international customers saying that they could no longer stock our chocolate as consumers had only negative associations with the name, Libeert told Reuters. MURSITPINAR, Turkey (AP) New allegations have emerged that Islamic State extremists have expanded their arsenal with chlorine bombs and captured ghter jets weapons that could help the militants in Iraq and Syria. Kurdish ghters in the key Syrian border town of Kobani have held off a monthlong offensive by the Islamic State group with the help of a U.S.-led campaign of airstrikes. Turkeys president said he will allow Syrian rebels to transit through his country to help the towns beleaguered defenders, but both the Kurds and the rebels denied any such plan was in the works, underscoring differences over strategy that are hindering efforts to roll back the extremists. In Iraq, ofcials said Islamic State militants used chlorine gas during ghting with security forces and Shiite militiamen last month north of Baghdad. If the reports are conrmed, it would be the rst time the Sunni extremists tried to use chlorine since their seizure of large parts of Syria and northern Iraq earlier this year. The statements in Iraq came two days after Kurdish ofcials and doctors said they believed IS militants had released some kind of toxic gas in an eastern district of Kobani. Aysa Abdullah, a senior Kurdish ofcial based in the town, mentioned the attack took place late Tuesday and that some people suffered symptoms that included dizzi ness and watery eyes. She and other ofcials said doctors lacked the equipment to establish what kinds of chemicals were used. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he could not conrm the Iraqi allegations that toxic gas was used against security forces and Shiite militias, but he called the charges extremely serious. He said chlorine can be considered a chemical weapon if it is mixed with other toxic agents. The use of any chemical weapon is an abhorrent act, Kerry said at a news conference in Washington. Its against international law. And these recent allegations underscore the impor tance of the work that we are currently engaged in. Three Iraqi ofcials a senior security ofcial, a local ofcial from Duluiya and an ofcial from Balad told The Associated Press that the Islamic State group used bombs with chlorine-lled cylinders during clashes in late September in the two towns. The militants have failed to capture both Duluiya, 45 miles north of Baghdad, and Balad, 80 kilometers north of the Iraqi capital.Islamic State said to be using chlorine bombs in arsenal CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) The falling oil prices that are providing relief to drivers around the world threaten to bring more misery to the life of Milagro Alvarez and millions of other Venezuelans, whose country depends almost exclusively on oil revenue. The math teacher has been getting up before dawn each day and rushing out to hunt for disposable diapers, one of scores of products that have been in short supply due to price restrictions and currency controls put in place by the socialist government long before the slide in petroleum prices. The government says were a rich country, so why do we have to stand in line and beg to buy diapers? said Alvarez, standing under a pink umbrella to protect her self and her 5-month-old daughter Annabeth from the blazing sun after three hours queued up in front of a Farmatodo store. Now Venezuela is suddenly a lot less rich, and many fear those lines will just get longer. The country with the worlds largest oil reserves was struggling to keep shelves lled even when crude was selling for $100 a barrel or more. Now prices for benchmark Brent crude have fallen $28 in the past four months, to $86, the result of too much supply and weaker global demand. In Venezuela, where 95 percent of exports are oil, the decline represents a huge loss of income to pay for everything from imported milk to foreign debt, from social programs to billions in subsidized oil for allies in the Caribbean and Central America. Bank of America estimates that for every dollar that oil prices drop, the state loses $770 million in net revenue over a year. That puts revenue $12 billion a year below peak levels if current prices hold. 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You may be surprised to know that Rolls-Royce (RYCEY), now $65, primarily makes engines for civilian and military planes and defense aerospace markets. It makes marine propulsion systems and power systems for the oil and gas industries. RYCEY also makes the gears, wheels, controls, bearings, seals, and other attendant parts. A close acquaintance of mine says Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW. DE-$82) in Munich makes the Rolls-Royce passenger car. And he hasnt heard a word about a Rolls-Royce sports car. So stay away. Your broker is a meathead, and so are you if you follow his advice. The Fed has been gradually preparing investors for rising rates. The Fed knows it must carefully walk investors through this because if rates rose abruptly, the Dow could fall by 25 to 30 percent. Since then-Chairman Ben Bernankes announcement early last summer that the Fed would cut back on quantitative easing, investors have expected that rates will rise gradually. My 50 years in this business has taught me that signicantly more money has been lost by investors trying to anticipate corrections than has been lost in the corrections themselves. The Dow has had some very scary drops in the past 30 years but has always rallied higher. And the risk of missing a rally while avoiding a market drop can be injurious to your wealth. According to Putnam Investments, those who missed the markets 10 best days over the past 15 years would have had annualized gains of 2.1 percent, versus about 6.5 percent for portfolios that remained fully invested. Email Malcolm Berko at sell Malcolm Berko An eight-page article in the Sept. 13 issue of Economist Magazine titled Little Brother reported on how technology is dramatically changing the face of advertising. I thought I would pass along some things of interest to those who advertise on the Internet and to those who are recipients of that advertising. Little brother, a host of businesses that watch what we do online, put data together on what sites we visit and what we look at there. They use it to deliver customdesigned ads to us about products we might be interested in. Collecting data on customers is not new. Almost every business does it, or should. They do it so they can tailor their ads to individuals who might need what they sell. Whats new is the scale of data collection and the methods by which it is used. There are many Internet data gatherers: e-commerce sites, search engines, third parties that troll the Internet for data, and social media such as Facebook. They add to it data from credit companies. They collect the data for their own use, and sell it to others. They can compile up to 100 data points on us including age, sex, ZIP code, income, family and business connections, what we are shopping for, our personal inter ests and a lot more. For example, BlueKai has les on 1 billion people with an average of 50 data points on each. Advertisers are making use of this data through what is called programmatic buying of ads. This is an automated system of bidding on the delivery of an online ad to a specic customer. The auctions, conducted by computers using algorithms, take place in milliseconds. The high bidder gets his ad delivered within a few more milliseconds. Sometimes the ad is displayed to the target as soon as the page he is visiting loads. Not only that, but the content of the ad can be instantaneously changed to t the targets prole. Conversant, a digital marketing rm, is reported to have the capacity to deliver up to 800,000 versions of a particular ad. How does it work in practice? I experienced it over the past few weeks. Searched online for hotels on the island of St. Martin for a possible get away. Open email and low and behold ads for St. Martin hotels and airlines that will take us there. Searched online for a piece of furniture we might buy. Open email and lo and behold ads tailored to what we were considering. Not generic ads, but ones for specic items we might be interested in. Is little brother bad for us? Setting aside the privacy issue, I say no. Such ads can bring to our attention exactly what we are looking for. The Port Charlotte SCORE Biz Academy is coming soon. Simple Steps to Start a Business begins on Nov. 8. Simple Steps to Grow a Business starts on Jan. 10. Internet Marketing begins Feb. 21. Marketing Warrior starts on March 7. Full details can be found at https://portcharlotte. Click on Local Workshops. If you like what you see, register online and lock in the dates on your calendar. Do it now. Take advantage of free advice from experienced business managers or owners who serve as mentors with Port Charlotte SCORE. Arrange for a SCORE mentor by clicking on Local Mentoring on the web site. Or, call 941743-6179 and leave a message asking that a mentor to be assigned.SCORE talk: Fast ads on your screen SCORE CounselorBill McCabe NEW YORK (AP) The stock market closed out its best week in nearly two years on a positive note Friday, helped by strong quarterly earnings from Microsoft and other big U.S. companies. After weeks of speculation over the fate of Europes economy, Ebola fears and plunging oil prices, investors were able to get back to basics. Wall Street is in the midst of one of the busiest times of the year, when companies report their quarterly results. Ultimately what drives stock prices higher is the potential for a company to earn more, so higher prots generally mean higher stock prices. What matters most to the market are earnings expectations and corporate fundamentals, and so far theyre looking pretty good, said Michael Arone, chief investment strategist at State Street Global Advisors. Prots for S&P 500 companies are up 5.6 per cent from a year ago this earnings season, according to FactSet. That growth is better than the 4.6 percent increase the market was expecting. Quarterly results from Microsoft and UPS helped lift stocks Friday, but there have been other strong reports this week. Caterpillar, 3M, Apple and others have all come in well above expectations. Microsofts sales and prots were well-above analysts expectations. Cloud services, a business the company has focused on, also grew. Microsoft rose $1.11, or 2.5 percent, to $46.13. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 127.51 points, or 0.8 percent, to 16,805.41. The Standard & Poors 500 index added 13.76 points, or 0.7 percent, to 1,964.58 and the Nasdaq composite rose 30.92 points, or 0.7 percent, to 4,483.72. The S&P 500 rose 4.1 percent for the week, its biggest gain since January 2013. But volatility can go both ways. Just as the market jumped sharply this week, it plunged just as sharply last week. 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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 WIRE Page 9 STATE NEWS JACKSONVILLE (AP) Charlie Crist walked into a Jacksonville senior center to encourage folks to vote early when 79-year-old Helen Dowdy walked up to him with a big smile. I want a picture with you! she said, clearly enamored with the former Republican governor who is now seeking his old job as a Democrat. I want one with you! Crist replied and put his arm around her. There may not be another Florida politician thats better at working a room than Crist. He makes eye contact, shakes voters hands with both of his and makes everyone he meets feel like they are the most important person in the room. But does Crist have specic, concrete plans for Floridas future if voters decide to return him to ofce? Republican Gov. Rick Scott says no. Crist says yes. The answer is probably somewhere in the middle. Crist publicly and in his TV ads has been more focused on tearing down Scott as a mega-millionaire who is out of touch with everyday Floridians. But beyond the negative ads and the I know you are but what am I? mentality of the race, Crist hasnt talked much about policies hed push if voters give him back his old job. Everything would be new from what it is now under Scott. People have asked me, What would you change if you win from what Gov. Scott is doing? Everything, Crist said before pausing and repeating the word. Everything. Scott said Crist is all talk and no action and hasnt laid out a vision for Florida. Theres nothing hes for, Scott said. Ive had people tell me that when they tried to come in and talk to him about policy, hed say, I dont do policy. He had no ideas. Crist said if voters want to know how he would govern in the future, they can look at his rst time in ofce: He vows to ght for education, the environment and restoring rights for nonviolent felons, among other things. Im the same person Ive always been, Crist said. Once the annual legislative session ended in May, Scott hit the road and each week made a policy announcement about what he would do in his second term in ofce. The ideas ranged from port development to proposed tax cuts. By comparison, Crist hasnt had many policy rollouts. He has said that the rst thing hed do if elected is push to expand Medicaid coverage for Floridians who earn too much to be azded in the health care program for the poor, but not enough to pay for coverage under President Obamas health care overhaul. He also has said he would use state incentives to help established small businesses in Florida rather than lure out-of-state corporations, which Scott has done. And during a Jacksonville barber shop visit, Corey Wilborn told Crist that Floridas stand your ground law that allows people to use deadly force if they believe their lives are threatened has allowed an assault on young African-Americans. I think we can change it. Not if Rick Scott wins, Crist said. He thinks its just ne. What kind of changes would we make? Wilborn, 34, asked as a barber worked on his hair. Because what we have now is just unacceptable. What would you like to do? Crist asked, sitting in another barbers chair. And that is classic Crist saying he wants to do what people want him to do. He accepts the populist label, calls himself the peoples governor, and whether as a Republican or Democrat, he is seen as a moderate. Crist argument: Hes not Rick Scott CRIST SCOTT | HEADLINE NEWS | FROM AROUND THE STATEPanama City Beach adopts new spring break rulesPANAMA CITY BEACH (AP) Spring break will have a different look in Panama City Beach. City officials on Thursday approved a new set of rules designed to tone down spring break. Bars will close at 2 a.m. during March, and those drinking on the beach will be required to have government-issued picture identification cards. The News Herald of Panama City reports the council delayed a decision on an ordinance that would limit the number of events on the beach during spring break. It would also require organizers of events with 500 or more people to get city permits and provide fencing, security, emer gency personnel and traffic control. A workshop is scheduled for Nov. 12.Man who killed intruder arrested on gun chargeSARASOTA (AP) Authorities say a man who fatally shot an intruder inside his home now faces charges of illegally possessing the handgun he fired. The Sarasota HeraldTribune reports 36-yearold Christopher Bane was arrested Thursday on a felony charge of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Bane was convicted of felony possession of marijuana with intent to sell in March 2001. He said he wasnt aware he is a convicted felon. Bane told deputies he fatally shot 22-yearold Calvin Yoder early Tuesday after hearing glass break. He came face-to-face with Yoder as he tried to open his sons door and they exchanged gunre. Bane wasnt hit. Bane was released on $7,500 bail. rffn t btb ntt t f nn n n bb frnnb NATIONAL FLOORINGSALE! bttnfnnnntrntntfnnnfnn nnbnnrnnf ntfLicense#AAA00101150 HURRY! SALEENDS11/15/1450471746 50472086 S UN C OAST H OME G ARDEN Advertisement Advertisement have to fill out paperwork and wait for a refund. 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Page 10 WIRE The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 WEATHER Publication date: 10/25/14 Port Charlotte Tampa Bradenton Englewood Fort Myers Myakka City Punta Gorda Lehigh Acres Arcadia Hull Bartow Winter Haven Plant City Brandon St. Petersburg Wauchula Longboat Key Placida Osprey Limestone Apollo Beach Venice Ft. Meade Sarasota Clearwater Boca Grande Cape Coral 0-50 Good; 51-100 Moderate; 101-150 Unhealthy for sensitive groups; 151-200 Unhealthy; 201-300 Very Unhealthy; 301-500 Hazardous Source : 8 a.m. 10 a.m. Noon 2 p.m. 4 p.m. 6 p.m.The higher the UV Index number, the greater the need for eye and skin protection. 0-2 Low; 3-5 Moderate; 6-7 High; 8-10 Very High; 11+ Extreme. RealFeel Temperature is the exclusive composite of effective temperature based on eight weather factors.UV Index and RealFeel Temperature Today Precipitation (in inches)Temperatures Gulf Water Temperature Source : National Allergy BureauPunta Gorda Englewood Boca Grande El Jobean Venice High Low High Low Cape Sable to Tarpon Springs Tarpon Springs to Apalachicola Wind Speed Seas Bay/Inland direction in knots in feet chop City Hi Lo W Hi Lo WCity Hi Lo W Hi Lo WCity Hi Lo W Hi Lo W WORLD CITIESCity Hi Lo W Hi Lo WCity Hi Lo W Hi Lo W City Hi Lo W Hi Lo WCity Hi Lo W Hi Lo W FLORIDA CITIES CONDITIONS TODAY TIDES AIR QUALITY INDEX POLLEN INDEX Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice. ALMANAC Sanibel Bonita Springs Shown is todays weather. Temperatures are todays highs and tonights lows. North Port MARINE THE NATION Cold Warm Stationary Showers T-storms Rain Flurries Snow Ice Shown are noon positions of weather systems and precipitation. Temperature bands are highs for the day. Fronts Precipitation -10s-0s0s10s20s30s40s50s60s70s80s90s100s110s(For the 48 contiguous states yesterday)U.S. ExtremesThe Sun Rise Set The Moon Rise SetPossible weather-related delays today. Check with your airline for the most updated schedules. Hi/Lo Outlook Delays Minor Major Minor MajorThe solunar period schedule allows planning days so you will be fishing in good territory or hunting in good cover during those times. Major periods begin at the times shown and last for 1.5 to 2 hours. The minor periods are shorter. AIRPORT SUN AND MOON SOLUNAR TABLE597082858275 TODAY Mostly sunny, low humidity83 / 590% chance of rainSunny and warm84 / 610% chance of rain SUNDAY Mostly sunny and warm86 / 650% chance of rain MONDAY Mostly sunny and warm87 / 660% chance of rain TUESDAY Partly cloudy, isolated rain87 / 6730% chance of rain WEDNESDAYAir Quality Index readings as of FridayMain pollutant: ozoneForecasts and graphics, except for the WINK-TV 5-day forecast, provided by AccuWeather, Inc. Punta Gorda through 5 p.m. Friday24 hours through 5 p.m. Friday 0.00 Month to date 1.67 Normal month to date 2.44 Year to date 47.37 Normal year to date 46.47 Record 4.60 (2005) High/Low 85/63 Normal High/Low 85/65 Record High 90 (2003) Record Low 49 (2006) Today Sun. Today Sun. Today Sun.Apalachicola 80 55 s 81 59 s Bradenton 80 62 s 81 62 s Clearwater 79 63 s 81 64 s Coral Springs 82 68 pc 83 69 s Daytona Beach 78 57 s 81 59 s Fort Lauderdale 83 70 pc 83 72 s Fort Myers 82 62 pc 83 62 s Fort Pierce 81 62 pc 81 63 s Gainesville 77 48 s 81 51 s Jacksonville 77 49 s 81 52 s Key Largo 81 71 pc 81 74 s Key West 81 74 pc 82 75 s Kissimmee 80 59 s 81 61 s Lakeland 80 56 s 81 58 s Melbourne 82 62 s 81 64 s Miami 82 68 pc 83 71 s Naples 83 64 pc 83 66 s Ocala 78 49 s 81 52 s Okeechobee 81 60 pc 80 61 s Orlando 81 57 s 82 59 s Panama City 78 56 s 80 60 s Pensacola 79 57 s 82 59 s Pompano Beach 83 70 pc 83 71 s St. Augustine 76 56 s 79 58 s St. Petersburg 79 62 s 82 64 s Sanford 81 57 s 82 60 s Sarasota 80 59 s 82 60 s Tallahassee 79 48 s 83 52 s Tampa 80 60 s 82 61 s Titusville 80 60 s 79 61 s Vero Beach 80 61 pc 79 62 s West Palm Beach 82 68 pc 82 69 s Winter Haven 81 57 s 83 60 sToday 3:25a 11:13a 5:35p 10:21p Sun. 3:57a 11:56a 6:23p 10:49p Today 2:02a 9:29a 4:12p 8:37p Sun. 2:34a 10:12a 5:00p 9:05p Today 1:07a 7:50a 3:17p 6:58p Sun. 1:39a 8:33a 4:05p 7:26p Today 3:57a 11:42a 6:07p 10:50p Sun. 4:29a 12:25p 6:55p 11:18p Today 12:17a 8:08a 2:27p 7:16p Sun. 12:49a 8:51a 3:15p 7:44p NNE 8-16 1-3 Light NNW 7-14 2-4 Light 83/59 80/60 80/62 82/68 81/61 82/62 81/56 82/59 82/61 82/60 82/58 80/57 81/57 81/54 82/54 79/62 81/58 81/64 81/61 80/60 81/57 80/58 81/60 79/56 80/59 79/63 81/68 82/63 82/6178 Pollen Index readings as of Friday Today Sun. 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SPORTSSaturday, October 25, 2014 @ S unCoastSports SunCoastSportsBlog .com Sports Editor: Mark Lawrence Bishop ousted as PGA president after social media remarks, Page 2 INDEX | Lottery 2 | Hometown heroes 2 | Community Calendar 2 | Golf 2 | Auto racing 3 | MLB 3-4 | Scoreboard 5 | Quick Hits 5 | College football 6 | Preps 7PORT CHARLOTTE Last week, the Tampa Bay Rays lost their executive vice president of baseball operations. This week, they lost their manager. The Rays announced Friday that Joe Maddon has opted out of the nal year of his contract, ending his nine-year tenure with the organization. Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out in his current contract, a contract which was not scheduled to expire until after the 2015 season, Rays owner Stuart Sternberg said in a statement. We tried diligently and aggressively to sign Joe to a third contract extension prior to his decision. As of yesterday afternoon, Joe enabled himself to explore opportunities throughout Major League Baseball. He will not be managing the Rays in 2015. Maddon and the Rays had been in contract extension talks over the past several days. President of baseball operations Matt Silverman said the offers presented to Maddon were very generous, but it became clear from his responses that it was not an exercise that was going to lead to an outcome. A clause in his contract tied to Andrew Friedmans MADDON LEAVES RAYSBy JOSH VITALESPORTS WRITER MLB: Tampa BayHe opts out of nal year of contract via clause involving Friedman INSIDETampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon ended his nine-year tenure with the team on Friday, opting out of the last year of his contract. For a look at Maddons time with the Rays, what job he might take next and some of his potential successors, see PAGE 4. MADDON | 4 SUN PHOTO BY JOHN KERSTENCharlotte High School wide receiver Trevor Laurent catches a touchdown pass in the rst quarter of Fridays game against Ida Baker in Punta Gorda.PUNTA GORDA Throughout this season, Charlotte High School quarterback Brennan Simms and wide receiver Trevor Laurent have spent time together after practices, running drills and trying to build chemistry. The extra work paid off on Friday night, as Simms found Laurent for three touchdowns in a 59-44 win against Ida Baker on homecoming. In the highest scor ing game coach Binky Waldrop can remember his team playing in since 2000, Simms and Laurent helped Charlotte take control early with all three touchdowns coming as Charlotte built a 31-14 lead by halftime. Simms found Laurent for a 30-yard score at the Duo torch Dogs PREP FOOTBALL: Charlotte 59, Ida Baker 44By ZACH MILLERSPORTS WRITER UP NEXTNorth Port: at Hardee, No.v. 7, 7:30 p.m.FRIDAY NIGHT RECAPCheck out a recap of Friday nights games, including expanded game stats, and a complete list of state scores at suncoastsportsblog. com.TARPONS | 7 NORTH PORT The North Port High School football team has preached next man up all season. Unfortunately for the Bobcats, theyre starting to run out of men. The Bobcats entered Fridays game without two starting offensive linemen and their top two quarterbacks, and Braden River took advantage. The Pirates scored three unanswered touchdowns in a span of 2:10 from the end of the rst quarter to the start of the second, cruising to a 42-14 victory that featured a running clock in the second half. I never make any Braden River blasts Bobcats PREP FOOTBALL: Braden River 42, North Port 14Tarpons quarterback Simms nds Laurent for three touchdownsBy JOSH VITALESPORTS WRITER SUN PHOTO BY TOM ONEILLNorth Port High Schools Matthew Laroche carries the ball during Friday nights game against Braden River at The Preserve in North Port. The Pirates beat the Bobcats 42-14.BOBCATS | 7 UP NEXTCharlotte: at Port Charlotte, Friday, 7:30 p.m.INSIDEManta Rays edge Red Knights, keep playoff hopes alive, PAGE 7Royals edge GiantsBy RONALD BLUMASSOCIATED PRESSSAN FRANCISCO Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 Friday night to take a 2-1 World Series lead. Cains RBI groundout three batters in put the Royals ahead, and Kansas City expanded its lead to 3-0 in the sixth when Alex Gordon hit an RBI double off Cain and scored on Eric Hosmers single off left-hander Javier Lopez. San Francisco nally got to Guthrie in the bottom of the sixth when pinch-hitter Michael Morse hit an RBI double over third base just past the glove of a diving Michael Moustakas and scored on Buster Poseys groundout against Kelvin Herrera. Herrera, Brandon Finnegan, Wade Davis and Greg Holland combined for four innings of hitless relief, the longest in a Series game in 22 years. Game 4 is tonight with Kansas Citys Jason Vargas facing San Franciscos Ryan Vogelsong. Of the 57 times a World Series has been tied 1-1, the Game 3 winner has taken the title 37 times. Guthrie returned to the area where he gained attention pitching for Stanford in 2001-02, becoming a rst-round draft pick, and made just his second start since Sept. 26. He allowed two runs and four hits in ve-plus innings. Guthrie gave up an ineld single in the second to Hunter Pence, WORLD SERIES: Kansas City 3, San Francisco 2 ROYALS AT GIANTSWHO: Kansas City at San Francisco, World Series Game 4, Royals lead series 2-1 WHEN: Today, 8:07 p.m. WHERE: AT&T Park, San Francisco TV: Fox RADIO: 99.3 PITCHERS : Jason Vargas (11-10) vs. Ryan Vogelsong (8-13)ROYALS | 3


Page 2 SP The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Contact usM ark Lawrence Sports Editor M ike Bambach Deputy SE Matt Stevens Assistant SE Rob Shore Staff writer Zach Miller Staff writer Josh Vitale Staff writer jvitale@sun-herald.comEMAIL: FAX: 941-629-2085 SunCoast Sports NowWhen news breaks, we blog it at Like us and share our photos on Facebook: SunCoastSports Follow us on Twitter for live event updates and breaking news: @SunCoastSports Florida CASH 3Oct. 24N .......................................5-9-6 Oct. 24D .......................................1-9-1 Oct. 23N .......................................4-5-7 Oct. 23D .......................................1-5-4 Oct. 22N .......................................9-7-0 Oct. 22D .......................................9-6-6 D-Day, N-Night PLAY 4Oct. 24N ....................................1-5-0-2 Oct. 24D ....................................3-9-4-4 Oct. 23N ....................................0-8-7-0 Oct. 23D ....................................7-2-8-1 Oct. 22N ....................................4-5-9-5 Oct. 22D ....................................8-7-5-4 D-Day, N-Night FANTASY 5Oct. 24 .............................1-4-15-25-32 Oct. 23 ...........................9-13-22-24-27 Oct. 22 ...........................9-11-15-24-29 Oct. 21 .............................4-7-16-23-32PAYOFF FOR OCT. 230 5-digit winners ..........................$ 291 4-digit winners .....................$555 9,466 3-digit winners ....................$17 LUCKY MONEYOct. 24 ..................................4-8-15-29 Lucky Ball ............................................2 Oct. 21 ................................9-23-28-30 Lucky Ball ..........................................16PAYOFF FOR OCT. 210 4-of-4 LB ............................$550,000 3 4-of-4 ................................$2,213.50 52 3-of-4 LB ............................$279.50 945 3-of-4 ......................................$45 LOTTOOct. 22 .......................5-6-22-39-47-48 Oct. 18 .....................1-21-25-27-29-40PAYOFF FOR OCT. 220 6-digit winners ........................$38M 22 5-digit winners ....................$5,555 1,252 4-digit winners ...............$77.50 26,609 3-digit winners ....................$5 POWERBALLOct. 22 .........................29-30-40-42-50 Powerball ..........................................16 Oct. 18 .........................20-26-27-36-54 Powerball ..........................................19PAYOFF FOR OCT. 220 5 of 5 + PB .............................$110M 0 5 of 5 ...............................$1,000,000 1 4 of 5 + PB ...........................$10,000 40 4 of 5 ......................................$100ESTIMATED JACKPOT $125 million MEGA MILLIONSOct. 24 ...........................2-14-21-28-55 Mega Ball ............................................3 Oct. 21 ...........................5-35-37-41-66 Mega Ball ..........................................11PAYOFF FOR OCT. 210 5 of 5 + MB ............................$200M 0 5 of 5 ...............................$1,000,000 2 4 of 5 + MB ............................$5,000 26 4 of 5 ......................................$500ESTIMATED JACKPOT $224 millionCorrectionsIt is the Suns policy to correct all errors of fact. To report an error, call the sports department or email to Submit a story idea: Email or call Mark Lawrence 941-206-1175. Must contain name, address and phone number. Submit local golf scores: Email scores to Scores appear in the weekly Herald sections. Report a high school result: Call 877-818-6204 or 941-206-1126 by 10:30 p.m. the day the event is held. HOMETOWN HEROESEx-Bobcat Pacyna paces Coker soccerJenna Pacyna enters today as one of the scoring leaders for the Coker College womens soccer team. The junior forward out of North Port High School has seven points, all of which came during one week. She scored and had an assist in a win over Mars Hill College, and added a goal in each of the next two games, also victories. She had the game-winning goal in a 1-0 win over Chowan University. With two regular-season games remaining, she has set a career-high in points.MORE WOMENS SOCCERFreshman forward Alexis Arroyo had a goal and an assist for Polk State College in a win against Webber International University. The Port Charlotte High School graduate had three goals and two assists in eight games. Previously at Venice High School, redshirt sophomore Brittney Reed had two goals and two assists in 15 games, all starts, for Kennesaw State University.WOMENS VOLLEYBALLFlorida International University backup setter Kiona McSwain had 211 assists, second on the team, in eight matches. The Venice High School alumna had 40 digs. Port Charlotte High School graduate Chassity Taylor led Tennessee Wesleyan College with 262 assists in 19 matches. The junior had 101 kills, third on the squad. Another former Pirate, junior Amber Taylor, led Tennessee Wesleyan with 159 digs. University of West Florida sophomore outside hitter Holly Mattmuller, a former Indian, was third on the team with 118 digs and fourth with 128 kills in 21 matches. MENS SOCCERCommunity Christian School graduate Josh Knoedler started eight of 15 games for Maranatha Baptist University. The junior midfielder/defender had two assists. Send updates about area athletes to Barbara Boxleitner at BARBARA BOXLEITNERSUN CORRESPONDENT | GOLF SCOREBOARDPGA TourMCGLADREY CLASSIC At Sea Island Resort, Seaside Course St. Simons Island, Ga. Purse: $5.6 million Yardage: 7,005; Par: 70 Russell Henley 68-63 131 Brendon de Jonge 68-64 132 Brian Harman 65-67 132 Andrew Svoboda 66-66 132 Will MacKenzie 65-68 133 Mark Wilson 67-66 133 Fabian Gomez 67-66 133 Kevin Chappell 67-67 134 Scott Piercy 67-67 134 Chris Kirk 68-67 135 Mark Hubbard 68-67 135 David Lingmerth 68-67 135 Carl Pettersson 68-67 135 William McGirt 68-67 135 Robert Streb 69-66 135 Bill Haas 69-66 135 Derek Ernst 68-67 135 Shawn Stefani 66-69 135 Erik Compton 65-70 135 Andrew Putnam 68-67 135 Cameron Tringale 68-68 136 Chad Campbell 68-68 136 Daniel Summerhays 68-68 136 Chesson Hadley 66-70 136 Michael Thompson 65-71 136 Ken Duke 67-69 136 Steven Alker 69-67 136 Eric Axley 67-70 137 Rory Sabbatini 67-70 137 Matt Kuchar 67-70 137 John Peterson 66-71 137 Sung Joon Park 66-71 137 John Rollins 70-67 137 Brendon Todd 67-70 137 Justin Leonard 72-65 137 Webb Simpson 67-70 137 Kevin Kisner 69-68 137 Hudson Swaord 70-67 137 Daniel Berger 68-69 137 Patton Kizzire 66-71 137 Jerry Kelly 70-68 138 Jason Kokrak 66-72 138 Stuart Appleby 71-67 138 Ben Martin 70-68 138 Charles Howell III 72-66 138 Tom Hoge 70-68 138 Andy Pope 72-66 138 Tony Finau 71-67 138 Jason Bohn 71-67 138 Stewart Cink 69-69 138 Cameron Percy 68-70 138 Brian Davis 71-68 139 Je Overton 70-69 139 Johnson Wagner 70-69 139 Camilo Villegas 67-72 139 Davis Love III 71-68 139 Martin Laird 68-71 139 Zachary Blair 71-68 139 Scott Pinckney 68-71 139 Adam Hadwin 70-69 139 Nicholas Thompson 70-69 139 David Toms 73-66 139European TourPERTH INTERNATIONAL At Lake Karrinyup Country Club Course Perth, Australiia Purse: $1.54 million Yardage: 7,143; Par: 72 Second Round Peter Whiteford, Scotland 66-66 132 Thorbjorn Olesen, Denmark 64-69 133 Sihwan Kim, South Korea 66-68 134 James Morrison, England 72-63 135 David Drysdale, Scotland 67-68 135 Richard Green, Australia 68-68 136 John Wade, Australia 64-72 136 Charl Schwartzel, South Africa 68-69 137 Victor Dubuisson, France 71-67 138 Marcus Fraser, Australia 68-70 138 James Nitties, Australia 69-69 138 J.B.Hansen, Denmark 71-68 139 Ryan Fox, New Zealand 69-70 139 Josh Younger, Australia 69-70 139 Simon Wakeeld, England 72-67 139 Brett Rumford, Australia 67-72 139 Stephen Dartnall, Australia 68-71 139 Ryan Haller, Australia 71-69 140 Julien Quesne, France 67-73 140 Damien McGrane, Ireland 70-70 140 Tom Lewis, England 66-74 140 David McKenzie, Australia 70-70 140 Wade Ormsby, Australia 72-68 140 Gary Stal, France 69-71 140 Jason Dufner, United States 70-70 140 Peter Uihlein, United States 69-71 140Champions TourAT&T CHAMPIONSHIP At TPC San Antonio, AT&T Canyons Course San Antonio Purse: $1.95 million Yardage: 6,923; Par 72 (36-36) First Round Marco Dawson 32-33 65 John Cook 31-34 65 Scott Dunlap 32-34 66 Peter Senior 32-35 67 Wes Short, Jr. 35-32 67 Tom Lehman 32-35 67 Bart Bryant 33-34 67 Kirk Triplett 33-34 67 Jay Haas 34-33 67 Gary Hallberg 34-33 67 Guy Boros 34-33 67 Scott Hoch 31-37 68 Dan Forsman 35-33 68 Loren Roberts 32-36 68 David Frost 35-33 68 Woody Austin 31-37 68 Colin Montgomerie 35-33 68 Kenny Perry 33-35 68 Tom Byrum 36-32 68 Steve Lowery 35-33 68 Scott Simpson 34-35 69 Corey Pavin 32-37 69 Willie Wood 35-34 69 Esteban Toledo 35-34 69 Joe Durant 37-32 69 ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter. Bishop was irritated by remarks Poulter made in his book on the Ryder Cup captaincy of Nick Faldo in 2008 and Tom Watson this year. He referred to Poulter as Lil Girl on Twitter when stacking up Poulters feats next to Faldo. In a Facebook post, he noted that Watson (with eight majors) and Faldo (with six majors and the Ryder Cup record for most points) were getting bashed by Poulter. Really? Sounds like a little school girl squealing during recess. CMON MAN! he wrote. The PGA of America board voted Friday to remove him, meaning Bishop will not be invited to future PGA Championships and Ryder Cups, or any other courtesies extended to past presidents. He is the rst PGA president to be ousted. Bishop had one month left on his two-year term. Bishop, who has two daughters, apologized to Poulter and anyone else I might have offended in a statement he sent to The Associated Press. But the head pro from Indiana went down swinging. Bishop said his fellow PGA ofcers asked him to resign Friday and he refused, wanting instead to apologize in person to the board and let the process run its course. The board heard me out and then voted to impeach me, he said. That is the due process and I respect that, as painful as it might be. In removing Bishop as president, the PGA of America board said the remarks were inconsistent with associations policies. The PGA of America understands the enormous responsibility it has to lead this great game and to enrich lives in our society through golf, PGA chief executive Pete Bevacqua said in a statement. We must demand of ourselves that we make golf both welcoming and inclusive to all who want to experience it, and everyone at the PGA of America must lead by example. Henleys putting gets him lead at Sea Island: Playing for the first time since Sept. 14 at the Tour Championship, Russell Henley one-putted 10 greens on the Seaside course at Sea Island and tied his personal best on the PGA Tour with a 7-under 63 to take a one-shot lead into the weekend at the McGladrey Classic in St. Simons Island, Ga. Henley opened with a bogey on No. 10 and was simply trying to keep warm. The only 63 on his mind was whether the temperature would get that high. It did, and he got hot with his best club in the bag the putter. He managed to turn a horrible drive into a birdie on the 18th hole at the turn, the start of six birdies over his last 10 holes. That put him at 9-under 131, one shot ahead of Brendon de Jonge (64), Brian Harman (67) and Andrew Svoboda (66). Whiteford leads at Perth International: Peter Whiteford of Scotland had back-to-back rounds of 66 to hold a one-shot lead at the halfway mark of the Perth International in Perth, Australia. Whiteford, who needs to finish first or outright second to retain his European Tour card, moved to 12 under with an eagle on the par-5 7th his 16th hole to move ahead of Denmarks Thorbjorn Olesen, who followed up his first-round 64 with a 69. Heavy rain washes out LPGA: In Hainan Island, China, heavy rain washed out the Blue Bay LPGA, forcing tour officials to cut the inaugural event from 72 to 54 holes. Jessica Korda topped the leaderboard after the first round at 6-under 66. The 21-year-old American had yet to start the second round when play was called off. Michelle Wie and Chinese star Shanshan Feng were a stroke back. Cook, Dawson share Champions lead: In San Antonio, John Cook and Marco Dawson shot 7-under 65 to share the first-round lead in the Champions Tours AT&T Championship, the final full-field event of the season. Scott Dunlap was a stroke back at TPC San Antonio, and Jay Hass was at 67 along with Guy Boros, Bart Bryant, Gary Hallberg, Jay Hass, Tom Lehman, Peter Senior, Wes Short Jr., and Kirk Triplett. Cook won the event in 2007 and 2008 at Oak Hills. GOLF ROUNDUPAP FILE PHOTOPGA of America President Ted Bishop was ousted Friday over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter.PGA chief oustedHis social media posts about Poulter spark exit BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESSSecond proves key for BoltsBY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WINNIPEG, Manitoba Jonathan Drouin, Vladislav Namestnikov and Ondrej Palat scored in the second period, leading the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night. Ben Bishop made 40 saves for Tampa Bay, which has won three of four on a ve-game road trip that ends at Minnesota on Saturday night. Steven Stamkos scored in the rst, and Nikita Kucherov nished with three assists. Bryan Little scored Winnipegs rst power-play goal of the season, and Blake Wheeler added his third goal in the third period.LIGHTNING 4, JETS 2LIGHTNING 1 3 0 4 Winnipeg 0 1 1 2 First Period, LIGHTNING, Stamkos 6 (Drouin, Filppula), 4:41. Second Period, LIGHTNING, Drouin 1 (Kucherov, Johnson), 4:45. 3, Winnipeg, Little 4 (Enstrom, Ladd), 5:33 (pp). 4, LIGHT NING, Namestnikov 2 (Palat, Kucherov), 12:52 (pp). 5, Tampa Bay, Palat 3 (Johnson, Kucherov), 18:02. Third Period6, Winnipeg, Wheeler 3 (Perreault, Enstrom), 10:19. Shots on GoalLIGHTNING 12-6-9. Winnipeg 16-14-12. Goalies LIGHTNING, Bishop. Winnipeg, Pavelec, Hutchinson. A 15,016 (15,004). T 2:27.Stars 3, Devils 2, SO: In Newark, N.J., Jason Spezza and Jamie Benn scored in a shootout, and Dallas beat New Jersey, extending the Devils NHL record for shootout losses to 18 straight. Kari Lehtonen finished with 25 saves for the Stars. It didnt appear as if he had to stop any in the shootout, with Mike Cammalleris shot going over the net on the first attempt and Jaromir Jagr losing control of the puck on the second. Spezza scored after Mike Cammalleri missed with a dancing backhander in front. Benn beat Cory Schneider skating across the crease from right to left. Bruins lose Chara to knee injury: Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara tore the posterior cruciate ligament in his left knee but will not need surgery, Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli said. Chara, the tallest player in NHL history, left Thursday nights game against the Islanders in the first period, one shift after a collision with New York forward John Tavares. NHL ROUNDUP LIGHTNING AT WILDWHO: Tampa Bay (5-2-1) at Minnesota (3-2-0) WHEN: Today, 8 p.m. WHERE: Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, Minn. TV: Sun Sports RADIO: 970 AM PANTHERS AT COYOTESWHO: Florida (2-2-2) at Arizona (2-3-1) WHEN: Saturday, 9 p.m. WHERE: Gila River Arena, Glendale, Ariz. 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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 SP Page 3 | AUTO RACING SCOREBOARDNASCAR Sprint Cup SeriesGOODYS HEADACHE RELIEF SHOT 500 After Friday qualifying; race Sunday At Martinsville Speedway Ridgeway, Va. Lap length .526 miles (Car number in parentheses) 1. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 99.905. 2. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 99.605. 3. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 99.318. 4. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 99.297. 5. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 99.266. 6. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 99.24. 7. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 99.23. 8. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 99.209. 9. (31) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 98.836. 10. (41) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 98.62. 11. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 98.553. 12. (15) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 98.328. 13. (24) Je Gordon, Chevrolet, 98.841. 14. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 98.815. 15. (47) AJ Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 98.81. 16. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 98.646. 17. (55) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 98.625. 18. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 98.589. 19. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 98.466. 20. (13) Casey Mears, Chevrolet, 98.466. 21. (16) Greg Bie, Ford, 98.446. 22. (51) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 98.338. 23. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 98.333. 24. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 98.282. 25. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 98.216. 26. (78) Martin Truex Jr., Chevrolet, 98.2. 27. (43) Aric Almirola, Ford, 98.114. 28. (40) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 98.089. 29. (34) David Ragan, Ford, 98.073. 30. (10) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 97.906. 31. (36) Reed Sorenson, Chevrolet, 97.886. 32. (23) Alex Bowman, Toyota, 97.876. 33. (4) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 97.835. 34. (38) David Gilliland, Ford, 97.785. 35. (98) Josh Wise, Chevrolet, 97.729. 36. (26) Cole Whitt, Toyota, 97.694. 37. (7) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, Owner Points. 38. (93) Clay Rogers, Toyota, Points. 39. (33) Travis Kvapil, Chevrolet, Points. 40. (83) J.J. Yeley, Toyota, Points. 41. (44) Timmy Hill, Chevrolet, Points. 42. (32) Kyle Fowler, Ford, Points. 43. (66) Mike Wallace, Toyota, Points.SchedulesNASCAR SPRINT CUP Oct. 26: Goodys Headache Relief Shot 500, Ridgeway, Va. Nov. 2: AAA Texas 500, Fort Worth, Texas Nov. 9: Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500, Avondale, Ariz. Nov. 16: Ford EcoBoost 400, Homestead Driver Standings Through Oct. 19 1. Joey Logano, 4,000. 2, Kevin Harvick, 4,000. 3, Ryan Newman, 4,000. 4, Denny Hamlin, 4,000. 5, Matt Kenseth, 4,000. 6, Carl Edwards, 4,000. 7, Je Gordon, 4,000. 8, Brad Keselowski, 4,000 NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES Nov. 1: OReilly Auto Parts Challenge, Fort Worth, Texas Nov. 8: Phoenix 200, Avondale, Ariz. Nov. 15: Ford EcoBoost 300, Homestead NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK Today: Kroger 200, Ridgeway, Va. Oct. 31: WinStar World Casino & Resort 350, Fort Worth, Texas Nov. 7: Lucas Oil 150, Avondale, Ariz. Nov. 14: Ford EcoBoost 200, Homestead FORMULA ONE Nov. 2: United States Grand Prix, Austin, Texas. Nov. 9: Brazilian Grand Prix, Sao Paolo. Nov. 23: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Yas Marina, United Arab Emirates. NHRA Oct. 30-Nov. 2: Toyota NHRA Nationals, Las Vegas. Nov. 13-16: Auto Club Finals, Pomona, Calif. PostseasonWORLD SERIES (Best-of-7) All games televised by Fox San Francisco 1, Kansas City 1 Oct. 21: San Francisco 7, Kansas City 1 Oct. 22: Kansas City 7, San Francisco 2 Friday: Kansas City 3, San Francisco 2 Today: Kansas City (Vargas 11-10) at San Francisco (Vogelsong 8-13), 8:07 p.m. Sunday: Kansas City (Shields 14-8) at San Francisco (Bumgarner 18-10), 8:07 p.m. x-Tuesday: San Francisco at Kansas City, 8:07 p.m. x-Wednesday: San Francisco at Kansas City, 8:07 p.m.ROYALS 3, GIANTS 2Kansas City AB R H BI BB SO Avg. A.Escobar ss 4 2 2 0 0 1 .417 A.Gordon lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 .091 L.Cain rf 4 0 0 1 0 0 .200 Hosmer 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 .100 Moustakas 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .300 Infante 2b 3 0 0 0 1 2 .222 S.Perez c 3 0 0 0 0 0 .200 J.Dyson cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 .250 Guthrie p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 K.Herrera p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 Finnegan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --W.Davis p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --G.Holland p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Totals 32 3 6 3 1 7 San Francisco AB R H BI BB SO Avg. G.Blanco cf 3 0 0 0 1 0 .200 Panik 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .154 Posey c 4 0 0 1 0 0 .154 Sandoval 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .308 Pence rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 .400 Belt 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 .273 Ishikawa lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 .143 b-J.Perez ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 B.Crawford ss 3 1 1 0 0 1 .333 Aeldt p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --S.C asilla p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --T.Hudson p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 J.Lopez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --a-Morse ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 .333 Romo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Arias ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 Totals 30 2 4 2 2 4 Kansas City 100 002 000 3 6 0 San Francisco 000 002 000 2 4 0 a-doubled for J.Lopez in the 6th. b-lined out for Ishikawa in the 7th. LOB Kansas City 3, San Francisco 3. 2BA.Escobar (2), A.Gordon (1), Morse (1). RBIsA.Gordon (1), L.Cain (1), Hosmer (1), Posey (1), Morse (2). CSPence (1). Runners left in scoring positionKansas City 1 (J.Dyson); San Francisco 1 (Sandoval). RISPKansas City 1 for 6; San Francisco 0 for 3. Runners moved upA.Gordon, L.Cain, Panik, Posey. GIDPJ.Dyson. DP San Francisco 1 (Panik, B.Crawford, Belt). Kansas City IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Guthrie W, 1-0 5 4 2 2 0 0 77 3.60 K.Herrera H, 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 27 0.00 Finnegan H, 1 0 0 0 0 1 8 0.00 W.Davis H, 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 12 0.00 G.Holland S, 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0.00 San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA T.Hudson L, 0-1 5 4 3 3 1 2 76 4.76 J.Lopez 1 0 0 0 1 19 0.00 Romo 1 1 0 0 0 3 18 0.00 Aeldt 1 0 0 0 0 0 13 0.00 S.Casilla 0 0 0 0 1 3 0.00 Guthrie pitched to 2 batters in the 6th. Inherited runners-scoredK.Herrera 1-1, Finnegan 1-0, J.Lopez 1-1. Umpires Home, Jim Reynolds; First, Ted Barrett; Sec ond, Hunter Wendelstedt; Third, Je Kel logg; Right, Eric Cooper; Left, Je Nelson. T 3:15. A 43,020 (41,915).Free agencyNATIONAL LEAGUE ATLANTA (6) Emilio Bonifacio, 2b; m-Ry an D oumit, c; c-Gavin Floyd, rhp; Aaron Harang, rhp; Gerald Laird, c; Ervin Santana, rhp. CHICAGO (3) c-Kyuji Fujikawa, rhp; m-Carlos Villanueva, rhp; c-Tsuyoshi Wada, lhp. CINCINNATI (4) c-Johnny Cueto, rhp; c-Jack Hannahan, 3b; m-Ryan Ludwick, of; Ramon Santiago, ss. COLORADO (6) c-Brett Anderson, lhp; Matt Belisle, rhp; Michael Cuddyer, of; c-LaTroy Hawkins, rhp; Nick Masset, rhp; Frank lin Morales, lhp. LOS ANGELES (10) Josh Beckett, rhp; c-Chad Billingsley, rhp; Kevin Correia, rhp; p-Dan Haren, rhp; Roberto Hernandez, rhp; Paul Maholm, lhp; Chris Perez, rhp; Hanley Ramirez, ss; p-Brian Wilson, rhp; Jamey Wright, rhp. MIAMI (5) Rafael Furcal, ss; Kevin Gregg, rhp; Reed Johnson, of; c-Je Mathis, c; Brad Penny, rhp. MILWAUKEE (8) Zach Duke, lhp; c-Yo vani Gallardo, rhp; Tom Gorzelanny, lhp; Lyle Overbay, 1b; m-Aramis Ramirez, 3b; Mark Reynolds, 1b; Francisco Rodriguez, rhp; c-Rickie Weeks, 2b. NEW YORK (2) Bobby Abreu, of; Daisuke Matsuzaka, rhp. PHILADELPHIA (5) c-Mike Adams, rhp; mp-A.J. Burnett, rhp; Kyle Kendrick, rhp; Wil Nieves, c; Grady Sizemore, of. PITTSBURGH (4) Clint Barmes, ss; Fran cisco Liriano, lhp; Russell Martin, c; Edinson Volquez, rhp. ST. LOUIS (6) Mark Ellis, 2b; c-John Lack ey, rhp; Justin Masterson, rhp; Jason Motte, rhp; Pat Neshek, rhp; A.J. Pierzynski, c. SAN DIEGO (2) c-Josh Johnson, rhp; Tim Stauer, rhp. SAN FRANCISCO (5) Michael Morse, of; Jake Peavy, rhp; Sergio Romo, rhp; Pablo Sandoval, 3b; Ryan Vogelsong, rhp. WASHINGTON (6) Asdrubal Cabrera, ss; Scott Hairston, of; m-Adam LaRoche, 1b; Nate Schierholtz, of; c-Rafael Soriano, rhp; c-Denard Span, of.HonorsRoberto Clemente Award Winners 2014 Paul Konerko and Jimmy Rollins 2013 Carlos Beltran 2012 Clayton Kershaw 2011 David Ortiz 2010 Tim Wakeeld 2009 Derek Jeter 2008 Albert Pujols 2007 Craig Biggio 2006 Carlos Delgado 2005 John Smoltz 2004 Edgar Martinez 2003 Jamie Moyer 2002 Jim Thome 2001 Curt SchillingCalendarNov. 10-12: General managers meetings, Phoenix. Nov. 19-20: Owners meetings, Kansas City, Mo. Dec. 2: Last day for teams to oer 2015 con tracts to unsigned players. Dec. 8-11: Winter meetings, San Diego. Dec. 8: Hall of Fame golden era (1947-72) vote announced, San Diego. Jan. 13: Salary arbitration ling. Jan. 16: Salary arbitration gures ex changed. Feb. 19: Voluntary reporting date for pitch ers, catchers and injured players. Feb. 1-21: Salary arbitration hearings, St. Petersburg Feb. 24: Voluntary reporting date for other players. March 3: Mandatory reporting date. March 18: Last day to place a player on un conditional release waivers and pay 30 days termination pay instead of 45 days. | BASEBALL SCOREBOARD AP PHOTOKansas Citys Jeremy Guthrie pitches against San Francisco during Fridays World Series Game 3. Guthrie pitched ve innings to earn the win. AUTO RACING NOTEBOOKUnlikely duo doggedly chase titleMARTINSVILLE, Va. NASCARs new championship format came with fan-friendly brackets that likely had fans advancing Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. deep into the playoffs. Instead, both drivers were eliminated last week and the third round begins Sunday at Martinsville Speedway with a few surprises. Among them? Carl Edwards and Ryan Newman, two drivers few predicted would still be eligible at this stage of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. Both capitalized on poor performances by Earnhardt and Johnson in the last round of the Chase to advance, and Newman really raised his game. He has led at least one lap each of the last three races and scored three top-10 nishes. Weve been really consistent our strength has been our consistency, Newman said. But in saying that, our last three races have been the strength of our consistency. Having a sixth, a seventh and a fth when it really matters was important to us. Well just keep digging. Dont really care what other people say if we should be here or if we shouldnt be here. The fact is we are. He and Edwards go into Martinsville on Sunday hoping to kick-start a strong round that elevates them into the nal four. NASCAR will crown the champion at the Nov. 16 nale at Homestead, where the Sprint Cup will go to the highest nishing driver of the four. Edwards has two wins this season but has been mediocre in the Chase. He squeezed through in the rst round, then beneted from Earnhardt and Johnsons struggles in the second. That doesnt matter now as the points are reset and the remaining eight drivers begin Sunday on equal ground. We admittedly have not been a dominant team, so this Chase format gives us an opportunity to be tied for the points lead with four races left. Thats great, he said. Edwards has advanced despite his impending departure from Roush Fenway Racing. He announced in August hes moving to Joe Gibbs Racing after the season, and his No. 99 team could have folded. Instead, theyve been the strength of RFR. Its been great and its surprised me at how much hasnt changed since I announced I was leaving, Edwards said. McMurray nabs pole: Jamie McMurray pulled off a surprise at Martinsville Speedway with a pole-winning run in qualifying. McMurray is not one of the eight drivers qualified to race for the Sprint Cup title, and his qualifying record of 99.905 mph nudged six champion ship-eligible drivers in the final round of qualifying. Kevin Harvick failed to advance out of the first round and will start 33rd, worst of all the Chase drivers. SHR swaps crews: When Kurt Busch was eliminated from title contention, it became apparent to both the driver and his owner that any change would need to be done soon. Stewart-Haas Racing will swap the crew chiefs for Busch and Danica Patrick beginning next week, giving each driver three races to work with their new teams. NASCAR has issued a ban on testing next season, so SHR believes it is giving its two teams a head-start on 2015.BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESSEdwards and Newman outlast favoritesAP PHOTOCarl Edwards leaves the garage after practice for Sundays Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway. Edwards remains in contention for the title even though he is a lame duck with his Roush Fenway Racing team. GOODYS HEADACHE RELIEF SHOT 500WHO: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, first race of Chases third segment; eight drivers remain in contention WHEN: Sunday, 1:30 p.m. TV: ESPN WHERE: Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, Va. who was caught stealing second by catcher Salvador Perez, followed by Brandon Belts single to center. Guthrie retired his next 10 batters in order and combined with Hudson to get out 20 in a row, the longest Series streak since the Yankees Don Larsen and the Brooklyn Dodgers Sal Maglie retired the rst 23 batters during Larsens perfect game in 1956, according to STATS. At 39 years, 102 days, Hudson became the second-oldest pitcher to make his World Series debut as a starter behind Philadelphias Jamie Moyer. Moyer was 45 years, 342 when he started the third game against Tampa Bay in 2008. He allowed three runs and four hits in 5 2-3 innings. On a sun-splashed late afternoon in Northern California, the Fall Classic returned to AT&T Park, where the Giants had won six straight Series games dating to 2002. The ballpark, alongside San Francisco Bay, has a unique atmosphere: The Grateful Deads Sugar Magnolia and Uncle Johns Band played on the sound system during batting practice, and public address announcer Renel Brooks-Moon stirred up the crowd with an excited voice. Many fans wore orange including a man in an orange suit behind home plate and thousands wore orange towels. With the shift to the NL ballpark, the Royals moved Cain from center eld to right to boost defense in one of AT&T Parks trickiest positions. Usual right elder Nori Aoki was not in the starting lineup, and Jarrod Dyson was in center and hit eighth in his rst start since Sept. 20. 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Page 4 SP The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 JOE MADDON CHRONOLOGYNov. 15, 2005 Rays hire Maddon, who was bench coach with Anaheim April 3, 2006 Baltimore defeats Tampa Bay 9-6 at Camden Yards in Maddons first game. Sept. 8, 2007 The Rays pick up a two-year option that keeps Maddon under contract through 2009. Sept. 27, 2008 Rays win first AL East title, become the second team in history (1991 Braves), to go to the playoffs after having the worst record in the majors previous season. Oct. 19, 2008 Rays win AL pennant, advance to franchises first World Series Nov. 12, 2008 Maddon named AL Manager of the Year May 25, 2009 Rays sign Maddon to three -year extension through 2012 Nov. 16, 2011 Maddon wins second AL Manager of the Year award; received 26 of 28 votes. Feb. 12, 2012 Rays sign Maddon to three -year extension through 2015, worth approximately $6 million. Sept. 28:, 2014 In Maddons last game as manager, Tampa Bay loses 7-2 in Cleveland, finishing 77-85. Maddon finishes his tenure 754-705. Oct. 1, 2006 Maddon closes his first year as manager with a league-worst record of 61-101. Sept. 30, 2006 Maddon and Tampa Bay again finish with the major leagues worst record, at 66-96. Sept. 28, 2011 Trailing the New York Yankees 7-0 in the eighth inning of Game 162, the Rays (91-71) win in 12, earning wild card. July 14, 2009 Led the AL to a 4-3 win in the 80th All-Star Game at St. Louis on July 14, 2009 Oct. 4, 2009 Maddon and the Rays miss playoffs, finishing third in the AL East: 84. Oct. 3, 2010 Rays win AL East for the second time in three seasons with an AL-best 96-66 record, lose to Texas in AL Division Series. Oct. 24, 2014 Maddon opts out of final year of contract. April 16, 2012 Maddon wins his 500th career game as Rays manager, defeating Boston 1-0 at Fenway Park. Sept. 30, 2013 After finishing with 91-71 records, Rays beat Texas to earn wild card. Go on to lose to Boston in ALDS. BY JOSH VITALE AND SUN SPORTS STAFF THE JOB MARKET: MINNESOTA AND TAMPA BAY ARE THE ONLY TEAMS WITHOUT A MANAGER ST. PETERSBURGIt feels like a punch to the gut: Joe Maddon is leaving Tampa Bay. Its still hard to believe. When you think of the Rays, you think of Maddon. Behind those smart-guy glasses, Maddon waxes poetic about the game and life and music, using a vocabulary that you rarely hear coming from someone wearing a cap and holding a fungo. He drinks wine and listens to Springsteen and drives classic cars and sleeps in RVs in the spring training parking lot. He lives in a swank house on Bayshore in Tampa and rides a tricked-out bike and quotes Confucius more than he does Casey Stengel. He is so big that he has made up his own holiday: Thanksmas, which serves the needy. Maddon is about as cool as cool gets. He made the Rays popular locally and relevant nationally. He might have been the best skipper in the game, and the best part? He was our skipper. So, yeah, I get it. This stinks. Were going to miss him. But Im not all that sure that the team itself the actual Rays on the eld will. You might feel like ripping the clapper out of your cowbell, but keep telling yourself this: Maddon was just the manager. Just the manager. Over the past nine years, Maddon hasnt swung a bat, thrown a pitch or stolen a base. He made the lineups and called for pitching changes and ordered bunts although not as many as most of you would have liked. But a managers impact on a game isnt as great as in football or basketball. What does a manager do? Mostly, he sets the tone for the team, gives it a personality. The good ones deftly deal with the collection of massive egos in the clubhouse. No question, thats where Maddon excelled. He had a way of making everyone on the roster content with his role and contributions. He had a knack for making players feel wanted and putting them in the best positions to succeed. His laid-back personality helped an overachieving franchise weather the bad spells of a long season while governing the good times. When it comes to managing, Maddon does it as well as anyone. But as crafty as he is, all of Maddons powers and ingenuity couldnt get the Rays above fourth place this season. As much as he prodded and pulled, Maddons magic got the Rays to one World Series. This isnt meant to rip Maddon now that hes leaving town. If Im starting a team, I want him to manage. There are 20-some teams out there right now that are having front-ofce conversations about whether to dump their manager in order to hire Maddon. There are good managers and bad managers. Maddon is a good one. Arguably the best. But teams dont win solely because they have a good manager and they dont lose solely because they have a bad one. Its about the players. The Giants won the World Series in 2010 and 2012 and are vying for another. They nished 10 games under .500 last year. Bruce Bochy was the manager all along. What, he was a bad manager last year but a good one this year? Why do you suppose Joe Torre won four World Series with the Yankees and none with the other four teams he managed? No doubt, it will be strange seeing someone else on the top step of that dugout, but remember, this wasnt the Rays choice. Maddon was the one who wanted out. If he doesnt want to be here, why would you want him to stay? Dont you want a manager who is excited and happy and committed to being here? That was no longer Maddon, and the real question is why doesnt he want to be here? Is it because he thinks the Rays future is bleak? Is it because his old boss, Andrew Friedman, left? Is it because he wants more money? Is it because he is tired of looking up in the stands of an antiquated ballpark and seeing 11,000 fans? Is it because he thinks he can never win a championship in a small market? Maybe its some or all of the above. But Maddons depar ture doesnt automatically spell or predict doom for the Rays. Whatever Maddons motives, there are still plenty of reasons to be optimistic about the Rays future. The organization is loaded with young talent, particularly on the mound. A lot of teams would love to build around Evan Longoria and Wil Myers. Its not as if Friedman and Maddon are the only ones capable of producing a winning team on a shoestring budget. There are other smart people out there. Who around here ever heard of Joe Maddon before he became the Rays manager? Now we get to see what the new head of baseball operations, Matt Silverman, is made of. Maddon was really Friedmans hire. This will be Silvermans hire. Maddon was going to leave eventually. Its a shame it had to happen Friday. We already miss him. But life goes on. Baseball goes on. The Rays will go on. They will have a new manager next season. Will he be a good manager? That all depends on Longoria, Myers and the pitching staff. The manager can only do so much. After all, hes just the manager.A body blow; no knockout punchBy TOM JONESTAMPA BAY TIMES JOE MADDON: Commentary SUN FILE PHOTO BY TOM ONEILLJoe Maddon addresses pitchers and catchers before the rst workout of the spring at Charlotte Sports Park in February, his last spring training in Port Charlotte as Tampa Bays manager. employment status with the team gave Maddon the ability to opt out of the remaining year on his deal. Im surprised by it, and disappointed, Silverman said on a conference call Friday. I believe that Joe wanted to be the manager of the Rays long-term. That was my intention and Stus intention. We dove headrst into discussions about an extension, but it takes two parties to reach an agreement, and we werent able to reach that agreement. The Rays will look at both internal and exter nal candidates to nd a new manager, a search Silverman said will be deliberate and comprehensive. Two of the internal candidates could be bench coach Dave Martinez, who has been with the Rays since 2008, and eight-year Triple-A Durham manager Charlie Montoyo, who is the Bulls all-time winningest manager. Silverman said there is no timetable to complete the search. It will take us as long as we need to get the right guy, Silverman said. There are no shortcuts here. Its been nine years since we looked to nd a new manager, so well dust off out old notes, make some revisions to our thinking and dive into the process. Maddon, who led the Rays to a 754-705 record, four playoff appearances and a World Series in his nine years, told Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times that leaving the Rays was gut-wrenching. Maddon also said he would like to manage in 2015. The obvious landing spot would seem to be the Los Angeles Dodgers, but Friedman issued a statement Friday saying Nothing has changed on our end. Don Mattingly will be our manager next season and hopefully for a long time to come. Early reports indicate the Chicago Cubs could be the favorites to land Maddon. Silverman said he didnt know if Maddon had offers in place from any other teams prior to opting out. I can only tell you what I know and what Joe and I spoke about, which is that it was his desire to be a long-term Ray, Silverman said. I shared that desire and worked hard to make it a reality, and it didnt happen. When the Rays held their end-of-season press conference in September, it was Friedman and Maddon sitting in front of the gathered reporters. When spring training opens in February, that press conference will star Silverman and a manager to be named later. Im very optimistic about our future, Silverman said. Our best days are ahead of us, both on the eld and off the eld, and Im condent that well look back upon these weeks and recognize that our organization has grown stronger in the face of this adversity.MADDONFROM PAGE 1SUN FILE PHOTO BY TOM ONEILLJoe Maddon, left, talks with the media during his annual pre-camp news conference at Charlotte Sports Park in February. Former Tampa Bay Rays vice president Andrew Friedman listens. The Rays organization has lost both since the season ended. MADDONS RECORDYear W L Pct. GB Place2014 77 85 .475 19 4th 2013* 92 71 .564 5.5 2nd 2012 90 72 .556 5 3rd 2011* 91 71 .562 6 2nd 2010* 96 66 .593 1st 2009 84 78 .519 19 3rd 2008** 97 65 .599 1st 2007 66 96 .407 30 5th 2006 61 101 .377 36 5th Reached the playoffs ** Won AL pennant lost World Series to Phillies 4-1POSSIBLE SUCCESSORSGiven Joe Maddons unexpected departure, the Rays will need some time to come up with a list of candidates to replace him. Here are a few names you can expect to hear:Dave MartinezCurrent Rays bench coach, has interviewed for five other manager jobs, well-liked in clubhouse. Would maintain continuity.Gabe KaplerFormer Rays player and part-time consultant, doing TV for Fox Sports. Bright, analytical, outside-the-box hire Rays known for.Tim BogarOne-time Rays coach has minor and (interim) major league experience as a manager. Was finalist to keep Texas job full time.Joe McEwingHas minor-league managing and big-league coaching experience, presently with White Sox. Interviewed in Arizona, Texas, Minnesota.Charlie MontoyoHas had tremendous success managing Rays Triple-A Durham team, familiar with system and personnel. Lack of big-league time an issue. Marc Topkin Tampa Bay Times SUN FILE PHOTO BY KATHERINE GODINA Joe Maddon jokes around before a spring training workout in February. POSSIBLE DESTINATIONSOnly one other team (Minnesota) has a managerial vacancy, but it is likely the seats under a number of managers warmed a little on Friday. Some of the topics of speculation: Los AngelesAndrew Friedman reiterated Friday that he is committed to Don Mattingly as the Dodgers manager. Given the relationship between Friedman and Maddon, he might as well put that endorsement on business cards and just hand them out.Chicago (N.L.)A team full of youth that would seem poised to flourish under a manager like Maddon, just like the Rays did.The eldPhiladelphia, Colorado and Detroit all have young managers, with limited prior experience, who were hired recently. All three drew mixed reviews but offer promise. However, these might be better suitors for Maddon for an inseason or a 2015 offseason hire. Staff Report


The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Page 5 Sports on TVAUTO RACING9 a.m. FS1 NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Goodys Headache Relief Shot 500, at Mar tinsville, Va. 10 a.m. FS1 NASCAR, Truck Series, pole qualify ing for Kroger 200, at Martinsville, Va. Noon FS1 NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Happy Hour Series, nal practice for Goodys Headache Relief Shot 500, at Martinsville, Va. 1:30 p.m. FS1 NASCAR, Truck Series, Kroger 200, at Martinsville, Va.COLLEGE FOOTBALLNoon ESPN Texas at Kansas St. ESPN2 Rutgers at Nebraska ESPNEWS Memphis at SMU ESPNU Minnesota at Illinois FSN North Texas at Rice 1:30 p.m. NBCSN Penn at Yale 3:30 p.m. ABC Michigan at Michigan St. CBS Mississippi St. at Kentucky ESPN West Virginia at Oklahoma St. ESPN2 Oregon St. at Stanford ESPNU Georgia Tech at Pittsburgh FOX Texas Tech at TCU FS1 FAU at Marshall 4 p.m. ESPNEWS UNLV at Utah St. 7 p.m. ESPNU Syracuse at Clemson 7:15 p.m. ESPN Mississippi at LSU 7:30 p.m. ESPN2 Alabama at Tennessee 8:07 p.m. ABC Ohio St. at Penn St. 10 p.m. ESPNU Alabama A&M vs. Alabama St., at Birmingham, Ala. (same-day tape) FS1 Southern Cal at Utah 10:45 p.m. ESPN Arizona St. WashingtonGOLF6:30 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, Perth International, third round, at Perth, Western Aus tralia (same-day tape) 2 p.m. TGC PGA Tour, McGladrey Classic, third round, at St. Simons Island, Ga. 5 p.m. TGC Champions Tour, AT&T Champion ship, second round, at San Antonio (sameday tape) 9 p.m. ESPNEWS Asia-Pacic Amateur Champi onship, nal round, at Melbourne, Australia 11:30 p.m. TGC Blue Bay LPGA, nal round, at Hain an Island, ChinaMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL8 p.m. FOX World Series, Game 4, Kansas City at San FranciscoMENS COLLEGE HOCKEY7 p.m. NBCSN Niagara at Notre DameMOTORSPORTS3:30 a.m. FS1 MotoGP World Championship, Grand Prix of Malaysia, at SepangSOCCER7:40 a.m. NBCSN Premier League, Manchester City at West Ham 9:55 a.m. NBCSN Premier League, Hull City at Liv erpool 12:30 p.m. NBC Premier League, Leicester at Swan sea City 2:30 p.m. NBC MLS, Los Angeles at SeattlePro basketballNBA PRESEASON Thursdays results Indiana 88, Charlotte 79 Detroit 109, Philadelphia 103 New Orleans 88, Dallas 85 Fridays results Dallas 117, Orlando 92 Toronto 83, New York 80 Minnesota 113, Chicago 112 Miami 104, Memphis 98 Houston 96, San Antonio 87 Phoenix at Utah, late Sacramento vs. L.A. Lakers, late Denver at Golden State, late Portland at L.A. Clippers, late Todays games No games scheduledPro hockeyNHL EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Montreal 7 6 1 0 12 22 21 LIGHTNING 8 5 2 1 11 25 16 Detroit 7 4 1 2 10 16 13 Ottawa 5 4 1 0 8 14 10 Boston 9 4 5 0 8 22 23 Toronto 7 3 3 1 7 20 21 PANTHERS 6 2 2 2 6 9 14 Bualo 8 1 7 0 2 9 28 Metropolitan Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA N.Y. Islanders 7 5 2 0 10 25 22 Columbus 6 4 2 0 8 20 16 Washington 6 3 1 2 8 20 14 New Jersey 7 3 2 2 8 22 23 N.Y. Rangers 7 4 3 0 8 21 23 Pittsburgh 6 3 2 1 7 22 19 Philadelphia 7 2 3 2 6 22 28 Carolina 6 0 4 2 2 11 23 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Nashville 7 5 0 2 12 19 13 Dallas 7 4 1 2 10 24 22 Chicago 6 4 1 1 9 18 10 Minnesota 5 3 2 0 6 12 4 St. Louis 6 2 3 1 5 13 13 Winnipeg 7 2 5 0 4 13 20 Colorado 7 1 4 2 4 12 24 Pacic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Anaheim 7 6 1 0 12 25 14 Los Angeles 7 5 1 1 11 17 10 Calgary 9 5 3 1 11 25 19 San Jose 8 4 3 1 9 27 25 Vancouver 6 4 2 0 8 20 17 Arizona 6 2 3 1 5 16 24 Edmonton 7 2 4 1 5 17 29 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Thursdays results N.Y. Islanders 3, Boston 2 Detroit 4, Pittsburgh 3, OT Vancouver 4, St. Louis 1 Nashville 3, Chicago 2 Minnesota 2, Arizona 0 Calgary 5, Carolina 0 Los Angeles 2, Bualo 0 Columbus 5, San Jose 4 Fridays results Dallas 3, New Jersey 2, SO LIGHTNING 4, Winnipeg 2 Vancouver at Colorado, late Carolina at Edmonton, late Columbus at Anaheim, late Todays games Bualo at San Jose, 4 p.m. Boston at Toronto, 7 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at Montreal, 7 p.m. New Jersey at Ottawa, 7 p.m. Dallas at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Detroit at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Chicago at St. Louis, 8 p.m. Pittsburgh at Nashville, 8 p.m. LIGHTNING at Minnesota, 8 p.m. PANTHERS at Arizona, late Washington at Calgary, late Todays games Colorado at Winnipeg, 3 p.m. Columbus at Los Angeles, 4 p.m. Ottawa at Chicago, 7 p.m. San Jose at Anaheim, 8 p.m. Washington at Vancouver, 9:30 p.m. ECHL Thursdays result Bakerseld 6, Alaska 3 Fridays results Greenville 3, South Carolina 0 Reading 6, Elmira 5, SO Orlando 5, Florida 1 Fort Wayne 3, Kalamazoo 2, OT Toledo 6, Brampton 3 Gwinnett 5, Wheeling 0 Indy 5, Missouri 1 Tulsa 9, Allen 6 Rapid City 3, Quad City 0 Colorado at Utah, late Idaho at Bakerseld, late Alaska at Stockton, late Todays games Florida at Orlando, 7 p.m. Greenville at Gwinnett, 7:05 p.m. Elmira at Reading, 7:05 p.m. Wheeling at South Carolina, 7:05 p.m. Missouri at Fort Wayne, 7:30 p.m. Kalamazoo at Cincinnati, 7:35 p.m. Allen at Wichita, 8:05 p.m. Rapid City at Quad City, 8:05 p.m. Indy at Evansville, 8:15 p.m. Idaho at Ontario, 9 p.m. Utah at Colorado, 9:05 p.m. Alaska at Stockton, 10:30 p.m. AHL Thursdays results No games scheduled Fridays results Lake Erie 5, Grand Rapids 4 Albany 7, Hartford 3 Manchester 5, Portland 2 Hamilton 4, Toronto 1 Utica 5, San Antonio 2 Providence 4, Norfolk 0 Lehigh Valley 4, Hershey 2 Rochester 4, Adirondack 1 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 5, Springeld 0 Syracuse 3, Worcester 2, OT Milwaukee 3, Chicago 2, OT Charlotte 5, Iowa 1 Oklahoma City 5, Texas 3 Todays games Hartford at Albany, 5 p.m. Bridgeport at St. Johns, 6 p.m. San Antonio at Hamilton, 7 p.m. Rochester at Adirondack, 7 p.m. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton at Hershey, 7 p.m. Toronto at Utica, 7 p.m. Norfolk at Springeld, 7 p.m. Syracuse at Portland, 7 p.m. Providence at Manchester, 7 p.m. Lehigh Valley at Binghamton, 7:05 p.m. Charlotte at Iowa, 8 p.m. Lake Erie at Milwaukee, 8 p.m. Chicago at Rockford, 8 p.m. Oklahoma City at Texas, 8 p.m.Pro footballNFL AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA New England 5 2 0 .714 187 154 Bualo 4 3 0 .571 135 142 DOLPHINS 3 3 0 .500 147 138 N.Y. Jets 1 6 0 .143 121 185 South W L T Pct PF PA Indianapolis 5 2 0 .714 216 136 Houston 3 4 0 .429 155 150 Tennessee 2 5 0 .286 121 172 JAGUARS 1 6 0 .143 105 191 North W L T Pct PF PA Baltimore 5 2 0 .714 193 104 Cincinnati 3 2 1 .583 134 140 Pittsburgh 4 3 0 .571 154 162 Cleveland 3 3 0 .500 140 139 West W L T Pct PF PA Denver 6 1 0 .857 224 142 San Diego 5 3 0 .625 205 149 Kansas City 3 3 0 .500 142 121 Oakland 0 6 0 .000 92 158 NATIONAL CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA Dallas 6 1 0 .857 196 147 Philadelphia 5 1 0 .833 183 132 N.Y. Giants 3 4 0 .429 154 169 Washington 2 5 0 .286 151 183 South W L T Pct PF PA Carolina 3 3 1 .500 158 195 New Orleans 2 4 0 .333 155 165 Atlanta 2 5 0 .286 171 199 BUCS 1 5 0 .167 120 204 North W L T Pct PF PA Detroit 5 2 0 .714 140 105 Green Bay 5 2 0 .714 199 147 Chicago 3 4 0 .429 157 171 Minnesota 2 5 0 .286 120 160 West W L T Pct PF PA Arizona 5 1 0 .833 140 119 San Francisco 4 3 0 .571 158 165 Seattle 3 3 0 .500 159 141 St. Louis 2 4 0 .333 129 176 Thursdays result Denver 35, San Diego 21 Sundays games Detroit vs. Atlanta at London, 9:30 a.m. St. Louis at Kansas City, 1 p.m. Houston at Tennessee, 1 p.m. Minnesota at BUCS, 1 p.m. Seattle at Carolina, 1 p.m. Baltimore at Cincinnati, 1 p.m. DOLPHINS at JAGUARS, 1 p.m. Chicago at New England, 1 p.m. Bualo at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m. Philadelphia at Arizona, 4:05 p.m. Oakland at Cleveland, 4:25 p.m. Indianapolis at Pittsburgh, 4:25 p.m. Green Bay at New Orleans, 8:30 p.m. Open: N.Y. Giants, San Francisco Mondays game Washington at Dallas, 8:30 p.m. THURSDAYS LATE GAMEBRONCOS 35, CHARGERS 21San Diego 0 7 7 7 21 Denver 0 14 14 7 35 Second Quarter DenSanders 2 pass from Manning (Mc Manus kick), 13:35. SDAllen 2 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 3:07. DenSanders 31 pass from Manning (Mc Manus kick), :32. Third Quarter DenSanders 3 pass from Manning (Mc Manus kick), 10:53. DenThompson 2 run (McManus kick), 7:34. SDGates 4 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 2:39. Fourth Quarter DenThompson 1 run (McManus kick), 13:29. SDGates 10 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 9:31. A 76,907. SD Den First downs 22 27 Total Net Yards 306 425 Rushes-yards 15-61 30-139 Passing 245 286 Punt Returns 1-6 2-18 Kicko Returns 0-0 2-64 Interceptions Ret. 0-0 2-1 Comp-Att-Int 30-41-2 25-35-0 Sacked-Yards Lost 2-7 0-0 Punts 4-49.3 4-40.5 Fumbles-Lost 0-0 2-0 Penalties-Yards 7-77 9-71 Time of Possession 29:14 30:46 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGSan Diego, Oliver 13-36, Rivers 1-17, R.Brown 1-8. Denver, Hillman 20-109, Thompson 7-24, Sanders 1-6, Anderson 1-0, Manning 1-0. PASSINGSan Diego, Rivers 30-41-2-252. Denver, Manning 25-35-0-286. RECEIVINGSan Diego, Allen 9-73, Oliver 7-27, Gates 5-54, Floyd 4-58, Royal 3-29, Green 1-9, R.Brown 1-2. Denver, Sanders 9-120, D.Thomas 8-105, Hillman 3-29, J.Thomas 2-23, Welker 2-5, Tamme 1-4. MISSED FIELD GOALSDenver, McManus 53 (WL). CFL Fridays results Montreal at Ottawa, late Saskatchewan at Calgary, late Todays games Hamilton at Toronto, 4 p.m. B.C. at Winnipeg, 7 p.m.College footballFRIDAYS SCORES Cincinnati 34, South Florida 17 South Alabama 27, Troy 13 BYU (4-3) at Boise St. (5-2), late Oregon (6-1) vs. California (4-3), late THURSDAYS SCORES East Carolina 31, UConn 21 Mercyhurst 31, Edinboro 10 Miami 30, Virginia Tech 6 West Liberty 24, W.Va. Wesleyan 3MIAMI 30, VIRGINIA TECH 6Miami 3 21 0 6 30 Virginia Tech 0 0 0 6 6 First Quarter MiaFG Badgley 28, 6:30. Second Quarter MiaEdwards 3 run (Badgley kick), 14:11. MiaDu.Johnson 24 run (Badgley kick), 6:21. MiaDu.Johnson 22 pass from Kaaya (Badgley kick), :03. Fourth Quarter MiaEdwards 38 run (kick blocked), 4:14. VT I.Ford 14 pass from Leal (pass failed), 1:30. Mia VT First downs 22 15 Rushes-yards 53-364 31-120 Passing 92 142 Comp-Att-Int 7-16-0 18-28-0 Return Yards 8 5 Punts-Avg. 5-39.0 7-44.0 Fumbles-Lost 0-0 3-3 Penalties-Yards 4-28 4-40 Time of Possession 37:52 22:08 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGMiami, Du.Johnson 29-249, Edwards 20-115, Coley 1-2, Kaaya 1-0, Team 2-(minus 2). Virginia Tech, M.Williams 21100, Rogers 3-18, Wright 3-9, Leal 1-7, Brew er 3-(minus 14). PASSINGMiami, Kaaya 7-16-0-92. Virginia Tech, Brewer 13-20-0-80, Leal 5-8-0-62. RECEIVINGMiami, Du.Johnson 2-37, Dorsett 2-15, Edwards 1-25, Coley 1-13, Lewis 1-2. Virginia Tech, Hodges 4-27, Rog ers 3-47, Phillips 3-22, I.Ford 2-23, Malleck 2-8, Caleb 1-13, Byrn 1-3, Newsome 1-0, M.Williams 1-(minus 1). SCHEDULE EAST Campbell (4-3) at Marist (1-6), Noon Maine (2-5) at Rhode Island (0-7), Noon Cornell (0-5) at Brown (2-3), 12:30 p.m. Fordham (6-1) at Lehigh (1-5), 12:30 p.m. Robert Morris (1-6) at Bryant (5-1), 1 p.m. Wagner (3-3) at CCSU (2-5), 1 p.m. San Jose St. (3-3) at Navy (3-4), 1 p.m. Harvard (5-0) at Princeton (3-2), 1 p.m. Penn (1-4) at Yale (4-1), 1:30 p.m. Bucknell (5-1) at Georgetown (2-5), 2 p.m. Colgate (4-3) at Albany (NY) (5-2), 3:30 p.m. Cent. Mich. (4-4) at Bualo (3-4), 3:30 p.m. Holy Cross (2-6) at Lafayette (3-4), 3:30 p.m. G.a Tech (5-2) at Pittsburgh (4-3), 3:30 p.m. Morgan St. (4-3) at Villanova (6-1), 3:30 p.m. Ohio St. (5-1) at Penn St. (4-2), 8 p.m. SOUTH JMU (4-3) at Charlotte (3-4), Noon Mercer (5-3) at Chattanooga (4-3), Noon N. Carolina (3-4) at Virginia (4-3), 12:30 p.m. Del. (4-3) at William & Mary (4-3), 12:30 p.m. Stetson (2-5) at Davidson (1-7), 1 p.m. Jacksonville (6-1) at Limestone (2-5), 1 p.m. Valparaiso (2-5) at Morehead St. (2-5), 1 p.m. Florida A&M (2-5) at NC A&T (6-2), 1 p.m. Samford (3-3) at Furman (2-5), 1:30 p.m. Bethune-Cookman (6-1) at SC State (4-3), 1:30 p.m. VMI (1-7) at Woord (4-3), 1:30 p.m. Hampton (1-6) at Delaware St. (2-6), 2 p.m. Ga Southern (5-2) at Georgia St. (1-6), 2 p.m. Savannah St. (0-7) at NC Central (3-4), 2 p.m. The Citadel (2-5) at W. Carolina (5-2), 2 p.m. SE Missouri (4-4) at E. Kentucky (6-1), 3 p.m. Richmond (5-2) at Elon (1-6), 3 p.m. Austin Peay (1-6) at UT-Martin (3-5), 3 p.m. Alabama St. (4-3) vs. Alabama A&M (1-6) at Birmingham, 3:30 p.m. Charleston Southern (5-2) at Coastal Caroli na (7-0), 3:30 p.m. Miss. St. (6-0) at Kentucky (5-2), 3:30 p.m. FAU (3-4) at Marshall (7-0), 3:30 p.m. La. Tech (4-3) at Southern Miss. (3-4), 3:30 p.m. Boston College (4-3) at Wake Forest (2-5), 3:30 p.m. Temple (4-2) at UCF (4-2), 5 p.m. Syracuse (3-4) at Clemson (5-2), 7 p.m. Southern U. (4-3) at Jackson St. (3-4), 7 p.m. Texas St. (3-3) at La-Monroe (3-3), 7 p.m. Mississippi (7-0) at LSU (6-2), 7:15 p.m. S. Carolina (4-3) at Auburn (5-1), 7:30 p.m. Alabama (6-1) at Tennessee (3-4), 7:30 p.m. MIDWEST Minnesota (6-1) at Illinois (3-4), Noon Texas (3-4) at Kansas St. (5-1), Noon Rutgers (5-2) at Nebraska (6-1), Noon Maryland (5-2) at Wisconsin (4-2), Noon N. Illinois (5-2) at E. Michigan (2-5), 1 p.m. Akron (4-3) at Ball St. (2-5), 2 p.m. Butler (3-4) at Drake (4-3), 2 p.m. UMass (2-6) at Toledo (4-3), 2 p.m. N. Iowa (3-4) at W. Illinois (3-5), 2 p.m. Ohio (4-4) at W. Michigan (4-3), 2 p.m. Tenn. St. (4-4) at E. Illinois (2-5), 2:30 p.m. Kent St. (1-6) at Miami (Ohio) (1-7), 2:30 p.m. N.D. St. (7-0) at South Dakota (2-5), 3 p.m. Michigan (3-4) at Mich. St. (6-1), 3:30 p.m. Vanderbilt (2-5) at Missouri (5-2), 4 p.m. Missouri St. (4-3) at Illinois St. (6-0), 7 p.m. Indiana St. (4-3) at S. Illinois (5-3), 7 p.m. SOUTHWEST UAB (4-3) at Arkansas (3-4), Noon North Texas (2-5) at Rice (3-3), Noon Memphis (3-3) at SMU (0-6), Noon Alcorn St. (6-2) at Prairie View (3-4), 2 p.m. West Virginia (5-2) at Okla St. (5-2), 3:30 p.m. Texas Tech (3-4) at TCU (5-1), 3:30 p.m. UTEP (3-3) at UTSA (2-5), 7 p.m. WEST UCLA (5-2) at Colorado (2-5), 2 p.m. Portland St. (2-5) at Weber St. (0-7), 3 p.m. North Dakota (3-4) at S. Utah (1-7), 3:05 p.m. Idaho St. (4-3) at N. Colorado (2-5), 3:30 p.m. Oregon St. (4-2) at Stanford (4-3), 3:30 p.m. E. Washi (7-1) at N. Arizona (4-3), 3:40 p.m. UNLV (2-5) at Utah St. (4-3), 4 p.m. Arizona (5-1) at Washington St. (2-5), 6 p.m. Wyoming (3-4) at Colorado St. (6-1), 7 p.m. Dayton (5-1) at San Diego (5-1), 9 p.m. Montana (5-2) at Cal Poly (4-3), 9:05 p.m. Southern Cal (5-2) at Utah (5-1), 10 p.m. Arizona St. (5-1) at Wash. (5-2), 10:45 p.m. Nevada (4-3) at Hawaii (2-5), 11:59 p.m.TennisBNP PARIBAS WTA CHAMPIONSHIPS At Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore Purse: $6.5 million (Tour Championship) Surface: Hard-Indoor Round Robin Group A Ana Ivanovic (7), Serbia, def. Simona Ha lep (4), Romania, 7-6 (7), 3-6, 6-3. Standings: Halep 2-1 (5-2); Williams 2-1 (4-2); Ivanovic 2-1 (4-3); Bouchard 0-3 (0-6). Group B Maria Sharapova (2), Russia, def. Agniesz ka Radwanska (6), Poland, 7-5, 6-7 (4), 6-2. Caroline Wozniacki (8), Denmark, def. Petra Kvitova (3), Czech Republic, 6-2, 6-3. Standings: Wozniacki 3-0 (6-1); Radwans ka 1-2 (3-4); Sharapova 1-2 (3-5); Kvitova 1-2 (2-4). ATP VALENCIA OPEN 500 At Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencas Valencia, Valencia, Spain Purse: $2.06 million (WT500) Surface: Hard-Indoor Singles Quarternals David Ferrer (1), Spain, def. Thomaz Bel lucci, Brazil, 6-1, 6-2. Andy Murray (3), Britain, def. Kevin Anderson (7), South Africa, 6-7 (3), 6-4, 6-4. Jeremy Chardy, France, def. Pablo Carre no Busta, Spain, 6-1, 6-2. Tommy Robredo, Spain, def. Pablo Andujar, Spain, 7-6 (4), 6-4. ATP DAVIDOFF SWISS INDOORS At St. Jakobshalle, Basel, Switzerland Purse: $1.86 million (WT500) Surface: Hard-Indoor Singles Quarternals David Gon (7), Belgium, def. Milos Ra onic (4), Canada, 6-7 (3), 6-3, 6-4. Ivo Karlovic (8), Croatia, def. Benjamin Becker, Germany, 6-4, 6-4. Borna Coric, Croatia, def. Rafael Nadal (2), Spain, 6-2, 7-6 (4). Roger Federer (1), Switzerland, def. Grigor Dimitrov (5), Bulgaria, 7-6 (4), 6-2.SoccerMLS Fridays result Houston at Chicago, 8 p.m. Todays games Los Angeles at Seattle FC, 3 p.m. D.C. United at Montreal, 4 p.m. Toronto FC at New England, 7:30 p.m. Portland at FC Dallas, 8:30 p.m. Colorado at Vancouver, 10 p.m.Glantz-Culver LineMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLWorld Series FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE at San Francisco -130 Kansas City +120NCAA FOOTBALLFAVORITE O T O/U UNDERDOG at Auburn 16 19 (65) S. Carolina N. Illinois 20 20 (61) at E. Michigan Mississippi St. 14 15 (59) at Kentucky at Clemson 15 14 (47) Syracuse Minnesota 6 5 (55) at Illinois Akron 1 2 (49) at Ball St. Cent. Michigan 3 6 (57) at Bualo at W. Michigan 9 10 (51) Ohio Boston College 12 14 (40) at Wake Forest at UCF 11 7 (47) Temple at Virginia 5 7 (65) N. Carolina at Pittsburgh 3 3 (55) Ga. Tech at Wisconsin 11 10 (57) Maryland at Missouri 21 23 (42) Vanderbilt at Navy 8 9 (53) San Jose St. at Utah St. 18 17 (51) UNLV at Toledo 14 17 (70) UMass UCLA 14 14 (68) at Colorado at Nebraska 17 20 (60) Rutgers at Miami (Ohio) 5 6 (53) Kent St. at Arkansas 23 27 (66) UAB at TCU 21 23 (72) Texas Tech Memphis 22 23 (49) at SMU at Stanford 14 13 (42) Oregon St. Alabama 16 17 (46) at Tennessee at Michigan St. 17 17 (48) Michigan at Colorado St. 18 19 (54) Wyoming Mississippi 3 3 (45) at LSU Arizona 3 2 (73) at Wash St. Southern Cal 1 1 (52) at Utah Georgia Southern 15 17 (66) at Georgia St. at Rice 14 14 (57) North Texas Louisiana Tech 10 9 (55) at So. Miss. at UTSA 11 13 (48) UTEP at Marshall 27 28 (69) FAU at La-Monroe 3 2 (53) Texas St. at W. Kentucky 11 12 (77) ODU a t Oklahoma St. 3 1 (65) West Virginia at Kansas St. 9 10 (48) Texas Ohio St. 13 14 (52) at Penn St. Arizona St. 3 3 (61) at Washington Nevada 4 3 (52) at HawaiiNFLTomorrowFAVORITE O T O/U UNDERDOG Detroit-x 3 3 (46) Atlanta at Tampa Bay 2 2 (42) Minnesota at New England 6 6 (50) Chicago at Kansas City 6 7 (44) St. Louis Seattle 3 5 (44) at Carolina at N.Y. Jets 2 3 (40) Bualo Miami 4 6 (42) at Jacksnvlle Houston 2 3 (42) at Tennessee Baltimore +2 1 (46) at Cincinnati at Arizona 2 2 (48) Philadelphia Indianapolis 2 3 (49) at Pittsburgh at Cleveland 7 7 (43) Oakland at New Orleans 2 2 (55) Green BayMondayat Dallas 7 9 (49) Washingtonx-at LondonNHLFAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE at San Jose -370 Bualo +280 Boston -115 at Toronto -105 at Montreal -135 N.Y. Rangers +115 at Ottawa -145 New Jersey +125 at N.Y. Islanders -145 Dallas +125 at Philadelphia -120 Detroit +100 at St. Louis -130 Chicago +110 Pittsburgh -120 at Nashville +100 at Minnesota -150 Tampa Bay +130 at Arizona -150 Florida +130 at Calgary -110 Washington -110TransactionsBASEBALLAmerican League BALTIMORE ORIOLES Assigned RHP Steve Johnson outright Norfolk (IL). TAMPA BAY RAYS Announced manager Joe Maddon opted out of his contract.BASKETBALLNational Basketball Association DETROIT PISTONS Exercised team options on the 2015-16 contracts of C An dre Drummond and G Kentavious Cald well-Pope. OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER Waived G Michael Jenkins, F Richard Solomon and F Talib Zanna. PHILADELPHIA 76ERS Acquired G Marquis Teague and a 2019 second-round draft pick from Brooklyn for G Casper Ware.FOOTBALLNational Football League NFL Fined St. Louis WR Brian Quick $8,268 for unnecessary roughness during an Oct. 19 game against Seattle. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS Resigned LB JaGared Davis to the practice squad. Signed WR Jonathan Krause to the practice squad.GOLFPGA of America PGA Announced the resignation of president Ted Bishop.HOCKEYNational Hockey League ARIZONA COYOTES Recalled F Justin Hodgman from Portland (AHL). COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS Activat ed F Sonny Milano o the injured non-ros ter list and assigned him to Plymouth (OHL). NEW JERSEY DEVILS Placed RW Jor din Tootoo on injured reserve, retroactive to Oct. 21. American Hockey League ALBANY DEVILS Loaned RW Myles Bell to Evansville (ECHL). ECHL CHARLOTTE CHECKERS Signed F A.J. Jenks to a professional tryout contract. ELMIRA JACKALS Announced D Matt MacKenzie was reassigned to the team from Rochester (AHL). Traded F Nick McParland to Rapid City for future consid erations. | SCOREBOARD | QUICK HITSLLOYD LEADS AMERICAN WOMEN IN SHUTOUTCHESTER, Pa. (AP) Carli Lloyd scored a pair of goals in a 3-0 seminal victory over Mexico on Friday night, securing the United States a trip to next years World Cup and a spot in the CONCACAF Womans Championship match on Sunday. The U.S. women will face Costa Rica, which earned its rst World Cup appearance by defeating Trinidad and Tobago on penalty kicks after a 1-1 draw in the earlier match at PPL Park on Friday night. Mexico will play Trinidad and Tobago in the third-place match on Sunday. Florent SinamaPongolle scored in the rst minute of stoppage time to help Chicago beat Houston 2-1 in a Major League Soccer game in Bridgeview, Ill., ending the Fires eight-game winless streak.PRO BASKETBALLBosh, Wade lead Heat: In Memphis, Tenn., Chris Bosh scored 21 points, and Dwyane Wade added 16 as Miami defeated Memphis 104-98 in the preseason finale. The Heat controlled the game after halftime, building the lead to 17 early in the fourth quarter as both teams played their reserves down the stretch. James Harden scored 25 points, and Houston used a big run before halftime to beat the San Antonio 96-87. Harden struggled in the first half, going 2 for 9 from the field for five points. But he scored 20 in the third on 7-for-10 shooting, and then rested during the final period. In St. Louis, rookie Zach LaVine scored all six of his points in the final five minutes, helping Minnesota erase a 13-point deficit midway through the fourth quarter and close the preseason with a 113-112 victory against Chicago. Derrick Rose had 27 points and five assists for Chicago (4-4). FIGURE SKATINGAmericans take ice dance lead: In Hoffman Estates, Ill., Americans Madison Chock and Evan Bates won the Skate America ice dance short competition. Chock and Bates scored 68.96 points, outclassing the field in a competition that featured the Flamenco and Paso Doble. The broth er-sister combo of Americans Maia and Alex Shibutani (64.14) were second, with Russians Alexandra Stepanova and Ivan Bukin (56.37) in third.TENNISSerena advances to semis: In Singapore, Serena Williams will meet Caroline Wozniacki in the semifinals of the WTA Finals while Simona Halep will take on Agnieszka Radwanska. On the final day of group play, Maria Sharapova, Petra Kvitova and Ana Ivanovic all had their destinies in their own hands yet failed to take the opportunities to progress. Sharapova needed to beat Radwanska in straight sets to progress but collapsed from a set and 5-1 up to lose the second set, spurning three match points. Sharapovas elimination conceded the year-end No. 1 ranking to Williams. Kvitova needed to beat Wozniacki but lost 6-2, 6-3. In Basel, Switzerland, teenager Borna Coric upset second-seeded Rafael Nadal in straight sets 6-2, 7-6 (4) to reach the semifinals of the Swiss Indoors. There was no such slip-up for Roger Federer as the top-seeded Swiss remained on course for his sixth title in Basel after beating fifth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (4), 6-2. Nadal announced after the match he will have seasonending appendicitis surgery In Valencia, Spain, top-seeded David Ferrer earned his 600th career win by beating Thomaz Bellucci 6-1, 6-2 to set up a semifinal against Andy Murray at the Valencia Open. Ferrer, a three-time champion in Valencia, became the fourth active player to reach the milestone, joining Roger Federer (986 wins), Rafael Nadal (706) and Lleyton Hewitt (611). Murray fought back to beat seventh-seeded South African Kevin Anderson 6-7 (3), 6-4, 6-4.COLLEGESUNCs Williams: Very sad time: In Chapel Hill, N.C., North Carolina coach Roy Williams said its a very sad time at the school after an investigation found widespread academic fraud and adds that his basketball program thought we were doing the right thing. After his teams exhibition victory Friday night, Williams spoke for the first time in response to a report released Wednesday that outlined how fraud ran unchecked in a department for nearly two decades. Williams said he was dumbfounded by the details in the report and said the school made some mistakes for a long time.PRO FOOTBALLAttorney: NFL, Ravens not helping probe: The attorney leading the NFL players union investigation into the Ray Rice domestic violence case told The Associated Press the league and the Baltimore Ravens have not provided documents and witnesses requested by the NFLPAs investigators, while the Ravens have refused any cooperation. The unions investigation, like a similar probe organized by the NFL, isnt a law enforcement inquiry and the parties involved arent under any legal obligation to comply with requests. The players union has questioned why the NFLs domestic violence training and education program treats all players as perpetrators. 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Page 6 The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 THE COUCH POTATOS PICKS COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Week 9 at a glanceMICHIGAN 34 AT NO. 8 MICHIGAN STATE 61 3:30 p.m., ABC Michigan should send a thank-you note to the Big Ten schedule maker who put the Wolverines in East Lansing for a second straight year. No one in Ann Arbor needs to see Michigan suffer another ugly loss at home. Michigans goal is to net one rushing yard, which would be a 49-yard improvement over last seasons game in which the Wolverines were held to minus-48. NO. 1 MISSISSIPPI STATE 60 AT KENTUCKY 52 3:30 p.m., CBS Mississippi State plays as No. 1 for the first time after getting a bye week to bask in the glory of its win against Auburn. Quarterback Dak Prescott has emerged from nowhere, a.k.a Starkville, to become a leading candidate to win the Heisman. Prescott has completed 61.5 percent of his passes and 93.7 percent of the class work he missed after his teams last Southeastern Conference trip to LSU. NO. 3 MISSISSIPPI 70 AT NO. 24 LSU 62 7:15 p.m., ESPN Youll know Ole Miss is for real if it wins this game against the much-improved Tigers. LSU had no luck beating anyone in the SEC West so it crossed over to the weaker side to score wins against Florida and Kentucky. Mississippis top-ranked defense will be the toughest LSUs offense has seen since facing its own defense at Thursdays practice. NO. 13 OHIO STATE AT PENN STATE 8 p.m., ABC This matchup does not bode well for Penn State, which has dropped two games after a 4-0 start and lost last seasons game in Columbus, 63-14 the most lopsided defeat in Penn State history. Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett has 17 touchdown passes, with one interception, in his last four games. By Chris Dufresne, Los Angeles Times TEMPLE (4-2, 2-1 AAC) at CENTRAL FLORIDA (4-2, 2-0) 5 p.m., Bright House Networks Stadium, Orlando TV: CBS Sports Network RADIO: 740 AM LINE: UCF by 7 SERIES: UCF leads 1-0 STORYLINES: Central Florida needed a late-game, one-handed touchdown grab by J.J. Worton to produce a 3-point victory last season. Instead of heroics, UCF wants consistency and ball security after a turnover-laden win against Tulane last week. Temple has the American Athletic Conferences stingiest defense, giving up an average of 17.2 points per game. The Owls also rank in the top half of league in scoring offense: 33.5 points per game. A big reason for Temples defensive success has been its ability to create turnovers. Temple is plus-4 in turnover margin, led by Tavon Young who has three interceptions. UCFs defense allowing opponents 20 points per game this season has saved UCF on more than one occasion this season. But coach George OLeary said he is looking for overall improved production from an offense producing an average of 291 yards and 23.8 points per game. By comparison, the Knights averaged 441.5 yards and 34.6 points last year. The Knights offensive line will play the rest of the year down a man: right guard Colby Watson (back surgery). Other state games Stetson at Davidson, 1 p.m. Jacksonville at Limestone, 1 p.m. Florida A&M at NC A&T, 1 p.m. Bethune-Cookman at South Carolina State, 1:30 p.m. Florida Atlantic at Marshall, 3:30 p.m.STATE CAPSULE Florida State unbeaten thanks to a late whistle against Notre Dame is still holding its own in its re-election bid for another shot at a national title. While several incumbent power brokers such as Oklahoma, Southern California and Clemson have been sinking in the polls, upstarts such as Mississippi State and Mississippi are riding a groundswell of support. Some things to watch this week:1BAYOU NIGHTMARE LSU is used to spoiling great seasons for other teams. The Tigers (5-2) won their last national championship after losing twice in the 2007 season. Since then, theyve knocked off at least one top-10 team every year in the second half of the season. Today, No. 24 LSU plays host to No. 3 Mississippi. There is no tougher place to play in the land than under the lights at Tiger Stadium, with 100,000 people chanting, Tiger Bait! Its also homecoming and LSU is an underdog. If Ole Miss survives that cauldron of fire, itll be a win to remember.2LITTLE BROTHERS GROW UP It was back in 2007 when Michigan running back Mike Hart, after his fourth win in as many tries against rival Michigan State, referred to the Spartans as the Wolverines little brothers. Since that belittling remark, the Spartans have won five of six meet ings. Today, they are heavily favored to make it six of seven. Michigan has fallen on hard times, with crowds at The Big House dwindling and coach Brady Hoke taking fire from all directions. Meanwhile, No. 8 Michigan State, the defending Big Ten champ, is riding high as it rolls out the green carpet for its estranged older sibling.3ALL FOR NAUGHT The ranks of the winless might just get smaller this week. Some teams that have yet to taste victory are playing teams which are also struggling. Rhode Island (0-7) plays host to Maine (2-5); SMU (0-6) entertains Memphis (3-3); Nicholls State (0-8) is at Houston Baptist (1-6); and Weber State (0-7) plays at home against Portland State (2-5). Other games involving teams looking for that first elusive W include Cornell (0-5) at Brown (2-3); Columbia (0-5) hosting Dartmouth (4-1); and Savannah State (0-7) at North Carolina Central (3-4).4OVERLOOKED The unbeaten team that almost no one knows is Marshall. The Thundering Herd are 7-0 and have scored at least 42 points in every game while winning by a minimum of 15 points. The school in Huntington, West Virginia, has a stellar quarterback in Rakeem Cato. All he has done is throw at least one touchdown pass in 39 consecutive games, snapping the NCAA record of 38 set from 2009-11 by some guy you might have heard of Seattles Super Bowl-winning signal-caller Russell Wilson. But its highly unlikely the Thundering Herd or their star quarterback will grab many eyeballs in the final weeks of the season. After todays game at home against Florida Atlantic, they play Southern Miss, Rice, UAB and Western Kentucky. Associated PressQUARTER REPORT CINCINNATI Gunner Kiel threw a touchdown pass and ran for another score before hurting his ribs again, and Munchie Legaux took it from there Friday night, scoring a touchdown of his own while Cincinnati pulled away to a 34-17 victory against South Florida. The Bearcats (4-3, 2-1 American Athletic) took advantage of the Bulls many mistakes and earned their second consecutive lopsided win. They also came away with more worries at quarterback. Kiel has played the last ve games with bruised ribs. He aggravated the injury on a scramble in the closing seconds of the rst half, which nished with the Bearcats up 20-3. The Bulls (3-5, 2-2) switched quarterbacks but couldnt pull off a second straight comeback. They had the biggest comeback in school history a week earlier, rallying from a 27-7 halftime decit to a 38-30 win over Tulsa. Legaux, who overcame a career-threatening knee injury early last season, had an emotional moment early in the fourth quarter. He ran 9 yards on his rebuilt left knee for his rst touchdown since his comeback. Ex-Michigan receiver sentenced: Csonte York, a 20-year-old former Michigan wide receiver, was sentenced to seven days in jail on misdemeanor assault charges involving a punch that left a man with a broken jaw. 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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 SP Page 7 NORTH FORT MYERS Victor Mellor got a second chance. Because of that, Lemon Bay High School might make the postseason. Mellor went high in the air to knock away a fourth down pass from North Fort Myers quarterback Jacob Duff, sealing the Manta Rays 21-14 victory over the Red Knights on Friday. Mellor hung in the air, knocking down the bomb to Zaqaundre White at the Lemon Bay 35 with 22 seconds left. I feel like I redeemed myself, Mellor said. And I redeemed my teammates. The play made up for what had looked like the tying touchdown pass seconds before. But Mellor missed Joseph Wilkins, missed the ball, missed every thing as the Red Knight receiver sprinted into the end zone. And he stayed down on the ground, wondering how that had happened. I didnt know what to do, Mellor said. Am I going to pick it off? Am I going to strip it? So I just kind of I dont know. And then we get that ag. The play was called back due to an ineligible receiver downeld, giving Mellor and the Mantas another chance. The ag was a common occurrence on a night when North Fort Myers was hit with 13 penalties for 115 yards, often at critical times. The victory kept alive the hope that Lemon Bay could earn a spot in the postseason. The Mantas (5-3, 3-2 in District 5A-14) are tied with Cape Coral and Dunbar with two district losses each. North Fort Myers (3-5, 2-3) saw its chances of a playoff berth end with the loss. Jeremy Snook rushed for 74 of his game-high 111 rushing yards in the second half, as well as his two touchdowns. Trailing 7-6 at halftime, the Mantas opened the second half with a 13-play drive. Sean Connaghan ran up the gut and Snook and Brayden Curry dashed around the tackles, even as North Fort Myers thought it knew what was coming. The only variance to that pattern came on a key fourth-and-6 at the North Fort Myers 22, when Snook rolled out and found Nic Mostyn for a 17-yard gain. Two plays later, Snook willed the ball into the end zone on a 1-yard plunge. That second half, I thought we did a great job of running the ball and sustaining our blocks, Lemon Bay coach D.J. Ogilvie said. And running tough. Snook added another touchdown on the Mantas next possession, breaking away from a mob at the line of scrimmage for a 42-yard score. That gave Lemon Bay a 21-7 lead with 8:17 to play. It wouldnt be easy for the Mantas, who led late in losses to Port Charlotte and Island Coast. North Fort Myers answered quickly, needing just ve plays to answer back, capped with Whites 27-yard touchdown pass from Duff. Duff completing 11 of 16 passes for 214 yards. He also rushed for 42 yards and a touchdown.Contact Rob Shore at 941-206-1174 or shore@sun-herald.comLEMON BAY 21, NORTH FORT MYERS 14Lemon Bay 6 0 8 7 21 N. Fort Myers 7 0 0 7 14 First quarter LB Anthony Marinola 1 run (kick failed), 8:00. NFM Jacob Du 20 run (Georey Gentile kick), 0:11. Third quarter LB Jeremy Snook 1 run (Nic Mostyn pass from Josh Chapman), 4:14. Fourth quarter LB Snook 42 run (Depersia kick), 8:17. NFM Zaqaundre White 27 pass from Du (Gentile kick), 6:21.Mantas stay in playoff huntBy ROB SHORESPORTS WRITER PREP FOOTBALL: Lemon Bay 21, North Fort Myers 14Second-half surge lifts Lemon Bay UP NEXTLemon Bay: vs. Cypress Lake, Friday, 7 p.m. | PREP FOOTBALL SCOREBOARDFridays scoresAstronaut 32, Satellite 13 Atlantic Coast 38, Fleming Island 7 Atlantic Community 37, Dwyer 26 Baker School 35, Franklin County 7 Barron Collier 41, Gulf Coast 6 Bartram Trail 30, Matanzas 3 Bay 17, Chiles 6 Bayside 43, Okeechobee 19 Belen Jesuit 27, Miami Sunset 6 Berean Christian 40, International Commu nity 21 Berkeley Prep 28, Montverde Academy 6 Bishop Kenny 34, Yulee 7 Bishop Moore 63, Lake Highland 2 Bishop Verot 54, Lake Placid 3 Blanche Ely 21, Cardinal Gibbons 13 Bloomingdale 34, Newsome 27 Blountstown 43, Holmes County 7 Bolles School 55, Andrew Jackson 6 Boynton Beach 63, Coconut Creek 58 Brandon 28, East Bay 17 Bronson 62, Hawthorne 36 Cedar Creek Christian 52, Harvest Community School 0 Central Florida Christian 44, All Saints 8 Champagnat Catholic 35, Treasure Coast 0 Charlotte 59, Ida S. Baker 44 Chipley 52, Bozeman School 20 Clay 48, Palatka 20 Clearwater Central Catholic 14, Admiral Farragut 0 Coral Springs 35, Piper 13 Crescent City 40, Agape Christian 0 Crystal River 28, Belleview 7 DeLand 38, Madison County 35 Delray American Heritage 45, Plantation American Heritage 35 Deltona 21, New Smyrna Beach 6 Dillard 21, Suncoast 7 Dixie County 38, Newberry 8 Duval Charter 42, Christs Church 0 Ed White 46, Middleburg 11 Episcopal 59, St. Petersburg Catholic 7 Escambia 43, Pace 7 Faith Christian 44, Ocala Christian Academy 22 FAMU Developmental Research 26, Liberty County 15 First Academy-Leesburg 51, Oviedo Masters Academy 13 First Academy-Orlando 56, Holy Trinity Episcopal 20 First Baptist 56, Evangelical Christian 23 First Coast 41, West Port 0 Fletcher 38, Buchholz 7 Fort Lauderdale 17, Boyd Anderson 14 Foundation Academy 24, Trinity Prep 20 Gainesville 40, Citrus 0 Godby 42, Florida 21 Gulf 35, Ridgewood 7 Haines City 14, Bartow 12 Hardee 31, Southeast 20 Hilliard 42, Bell 6 Interlachen 12, Keystone Heights 7 Jay 64, Cottondale 36 Keswick Christian 40, Citrus Park Christian 0 Key West 49, Inlet Grove 6 Kissimmee Osceola 39, Gateway 0 Lafayette 14, P.K. Yonge 0 Lake Mary 41, Spruce Creek 19 Lake Nona 73, Celebration 22 Lake Region 43, Tenoroc 0 Lakeland Christian 30, Tampa Catholic 0 Land OLakes 35, Fivay 28 Lecanto 42, Williston 7 Lincoln 2, Taylor County 0 Maclay 42, John Paul II Catholic 13 Marco Island 52, Fort Myers Canterbury 13 Mater Academy 28, Miami Springs 9 Melbourne 28, Martin County 14 Melbourne Central Catholic 49, Orange wood Christian 16 Menendez 35, Ponte Vedra 21 Merritt Island 31, Palm Bay 0 Merritt Island Christian 31, Beacon of Hope Christian 0 Miami Central 23, Miami Carol City 16 Miami Killian 14, South Dade 0 Miami Washington 28, Miami Norland 14 Miramar 34, Cypress Bay 14 Mitchell 16, Springstead 10 Monarch 49, South Plantation 13 Moore Haven 36, LaBelle 0 Mosley 21, Rutherford 13 Mount Dora 49, South Lake 34 Mulberry 59, Poinciana 25 Naples 48, Palmetto Ridge 3 Northview 35, Walton 28 Nova 28, South Broward 0 Oak Ridge 28, Lake Howell 14 Ocala Trinity Catholic 37, Lake Minneola 0 Ocala Vanguard 39, Lake Weir 7 Orlando Christian 19, Gateway Charter 6 Oviedo 7, Winter Park 6 Palmetto 42, Sarasota 13 Pinellas Park 70, East Lake 24 Plant 32, Wharton 0 Plantation 49, Oakland Park Northeast 0 Port St. Joe 55, West Gadsden 15 River Ridge 46, Hudson 14 Sanford Seminole 27, Lake Brantley 26 Santa Fe Catholic 37, Legacy Charter 32 Seabreeze 49, Pine Ridge 10 Sebastian River 40, Eau Gallie 13 Sebring 14, Lely 9 Sickles 49, Wiregrass Ranch 10 Sneads 28, North Bay Haven 12 South Fork 34, Heritage 33 South Sumter 42, Weeki Wachee 10 South Walton 35, Freeport 7 Southwest Florida Christian 45, Bradenton Christian 33 Southwest Miami 24, Miami Ferguson 13 Spoto 51, Middleton 0 St. Cloud 37, Liberty 20 St. Edwards 18, Trinity Christian-Deltona 15 St. Johns Country Day 49, Temple Christian 14 St. Joseph Academy 45, Oak Hall 21 St. Stephens Episcopal 43, Out-of-Door Academy 21 St. Thomas Aquinas 48, Hollywood Hills 0 Suwannee 31, Fort White 3 Taravella 43, Douglas 39 Tate 56, Ft. Walton Beach 20 Tavares 42, Eustis 21 The Villages 43, Wildwood 6 Titusville 42, Rockledge 7 Trenton 51, Marianna 11 Umatilla 28, Bradford 17 Union County 48, Chieand 13 University (Orange City) 27, Lyman 3 University Christian 62, Eagles View 8 Vernon 16, Wewahitchka 0 Viera 40, Space Coast 21 Wesley Chapel 20, Anclote 13 West Florida 33, Arnold 7 Western 31, McArthur 20 Westminster Academy 45, Florida Christian 10 Windermere Prep 52, Bishop McLaughlin 14 Winter Springs 48, East Ridge 0 Zephyrhills 56, Hernando 34 PREP SCHEDULETODAY Swimming District 4A-6 meet at Long Center, Clearwater, 4:30 p.m. (North Port) SUN PHOTO BY TOM ONEILLNorth Port High Schools Stantley Thomas carries the ball while Teddy Deas blocks during Friday nights game at The Preserve in North Port. The Bobcats lost 42-14.end of the rst quarter, and followed it up early in the second quarter as Laurent got wide open on a hitch-and-go route for a 33-yard score. Just before halftime, the Tarpons longest offensive play of the day came on a 41yard touchdown pass. When its press coverage, we already know were going deep down the eld, Laurent said. Laurent nished with seven catches for 152 yards. His three touchdowns are his most in a game this season, but he said its still one short of the school single-game record that he has his sights set on. He nearly scored the fourth in the nal quarter, but was taken down at the 2-yard line. Elijah Mack punched it in for his second touchdown run of the game, his nal of 22 carries in a season-best 191-yard performance. Trystan Beasley also scored two touchdowns of 21 and 35 yards, and DVonte Price added a 25-yard touchdown run of his own. It feels great to see our offense click, weve kind of been waiting for it to hit on all cylinders, Waldrop said. We havent had a problem moving the ball all year, weve had a problem scoring touchdowns once we get in the red zone. We always seemed to nd a way to shoot ourselves in the foot, but we put it in there tonight. Charlotte (4-3) now prepares for a must-win game against rival Port Charlotte (6-2), which had the week off. The winner of that game earns a playoff spot as the District 7A-11 runner-up, and the losers season will end early. I feel like we got it, Mack said. Were starting to click on the offensive side and our defense is doing a good job.Contact Zach Miller at 941-206-1140 or PAGE 1excuses, North Port coach Larry Detwiler said. Braden River came in with a great plan. Theyre an undefeated team. I think they executed what they wanted to do. With quarterbacks Christian VanDerVeer and Mike Innello out due to injury, the Bobcats turned to wide receiver Teddy Deas under center despite him having three days of practice at the position. The senior closed the game with ve consecutive completions, the last of which found wide receiver Stantley Thomas for an 11-yard touchdown with two minutes remaining in the fourth quarter. He nished 7 of 18 for 102 yards, two interceptions and a fumble lost. Deas carried eight times for 17 yards and a 10-yard score, accounting for both of the Bobcats touchdowns. Teddy stepped up and played for us, and were glad for that, said Detwiler, who hopes to get one of his two injured quarterbacks back for the Bobcats Nov. 7 game at Hardee. Kept us in the game as far as I could see. But then you could see the mesh points, like the handoffs, and those are the mistakes that are going to happen. After losing a fumble on the goal line on its rst drive, Braden River scored on six of its next seven possessions. Running backs Raymond Thomas, Jaylin Austin and Carlos Crawford scored on touchdown runs of 31, 3 and 2 yards, and quar terback Jacob Huesman found wide receivers Erik Ross and Justin Ross for touchdowns of 28 and 59 yards, respectively. Defensive back Davion Banks capped the scoring barrage with an 88-yard kickoff return touchdown to open the second half. Huesman nished 5 of 6 passing for 145 yards and two touchdowns, and the team totaled 178 yards on 28 carries. We knew they could be explosive, Detwiler said. And I thought, for the most part, we played a pretty good rst half. Third quarter has been our nemesis. Mistakes, injuries and the third quarter. And that seems like a lot to clean up, but its really not. Thats our focus point.BRADEN RIVER 42, NORTH PORT 14Braden River 14 21 7 0 42 North Port 0 7 0 7 14 First quarter BR Raymond Thomas 31 run (Kyle Thoma kick) 2:00 BR Erik Ross 28 pass from Jacob Huesman (Kyle Thoma kick) 1:48 Second quarter BR Justin Ross 59 pass from Jacom Hues man (Kyle Thoma kick) 11:50 NP Teddy Deas 10 run (Michael Mag napera kick) 5:18 BR Jaylin Austin 3 run (Kyle Thoma kick) 3:57 BR Carlos Crawford 2 run (Kyle Thoma kick) 2:22 Third quarter BR Davion Banks 88 kicko return (Kyle Thoma kick) 11:45 Fourth quarter NP Stantley 11 pass from Teddy Deas (Mi chael Magnapera kick) 2:00BOBCATSFROM PAGE 1 SUN PHOTO BY JOHN KERSTENCharlotte High School quarterback Brennan Simms turns to hand the ball o during the rst quarter against Ida Baker on Friday night in Punta Gorda. CHARLOTTE 59, IDA BAKER 44Ida Baker 7 7 14 16 44 Charlotte 14 17 7 21 59 First quarter C Trystan Beasley 21 run (Nathan ODon nell kick), 7:31. IB Cade Petter 2 pass from Sage Att wood (Haris Muhic kick), 2:45. C Trevor Laurent 30 pass from Brennan Simms (ODonnell kick), 1:07. Second quarter C Laurent 33 pass from Simms (ODon nell kick), 8:48. C ODonnell 40 eld goal, 4:08. IB Attwood 9 run (Muhic kick), 2:35. C Laurent 41 pass from Simms (ODon nell kick), 1:36. Third quarter IB Matt Worst 22 pass from Attwood (Muhic kick), 8:28. IB Rasheed Golden 52 pass from Att wood (Muhic kick), 6:35. C Elijah Mack 10 run (ODonnell kick), 3:04. Fourth quarter C Beasley 35 run (ODonnell kick), 10:46. C DVonte Price 25 run (ODonnell kick), 7:13. IB Luke Endsley 11 pass from Attwood (Jordan Diggs pass from Attwood), 4:01. C Mack 2 run (ODonnell kick), 2:58. IB Nick Raby 8 pass from Diggs (Brennan Williams run), 0:39. 50474937 Where Shopping Makes Cents


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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Page 3 Whether you are a contestant in our Biggest Loser Weight Loss Contest, or just trying to lose some pounds, your ultimate goal should be to focus on lifelong weight control. Exercise is essential to maintaining lifelong weight control and good health. When exercise accompanies dietary changes, lean body mass will be preserved and the weight loss will be maintained after achieving your individual weight goal. I see too many people who are inconsistent in their lifestyle in regards to their weight. By that, I mean theyll join a weight loss contest and then go back to their old inactive, poor-diet lifestyle, thus increasing their weight. After a few months of sedentary life and poor eating habits, they will embark on another weight loss program. This is very unhealthy. Keeping an exercise routine helps prevent weight gain and helps maintain the weight loss. The bottom line is this; the combination of dietary changes, exercise and the accompanying behavior modications will help maintain your weight loss and a healthy lifestyle. Another benet of regular exercise and a healthy diet is better balance. Balance has been dened by Drs. Irrgang, Whitney and Cox as, the ability to maintain a position without moving for a certain period of time, and can also be dened as a state of bodily equilibrium. Activities of daily living, neurological pathways and muscles need to work together, especially as we grow older. The more you are physically fit, the easier it is to achieve basic balance activities. These attributes can be attained through exercise and balance specific training. Exercising regularly with specific balance exercises included in your weekly routine. There also are exercise programs that can greatly enhance balance such as Fusion One Balance improvement and fall prevention classes, Yoga and Tai Chi. Zumba combines music with dance-type exercise. All of the these exercise and health programs are offered by the Learning Place at the Cultural Center. Visit our website at www.theculturalcenter. com or call 941-625-4175 ext.223 for more information. Ted Robedee is a certied tness trainer and is the manager of the Fitness Salon at the Cultural Center. He can be contacted at 941-625-4175, ext. 263. Focus on lifelong weight controlBy TED ROBEDEEFITNESS SALON AT THE CULTURAL CENTERBIGGEST LOSER WEEK 4 RESULTSButtons 2.9% Dump the Rump 3.9% Fat Bottom Girls 1.0% GEDS 2.5% Lean Queens 4.2% Mean Machine 1.1% MKWK 2.9% Nothing Too Lose 5.4% One More Time 2.9% Ounce By Ounce 7.4% Packer Backer 0.9% Say Yes to The Dress -0.8% Serious as a Heart Attack 7.7% Sibling Rivalry 4.3% T&PJs 1.9% The Rockers 3.5% Annette Selfie 5.0% Buttons 2 0.3% Charlie 2 2.9% Coach Cathy 1.7% Diet is a 4 Letter Word 4.7% Dunes 2.7% Flying Solo 5.8% Foxtrot 3.3% Katy Cat 4.7% KDN -1.0% Kiki -0.1% KM 11.5% Lose by One 9.1% Me, Myself & I 2.8% Me, Myself & Irene 2.7% Miss Lee 3.2% MK 2.1% New Me 0.9% Sir Eats a Lot 2.7% Spice One 5.1% Spice Two 4.0% Stutzman 1.2% Sweet Tea 1.5% Taylor 22 3.4% Tylers Mom 1.2% 50477516 -40She's looking for herforever home.Port Charlotte/Punta Gorda rlThe Animal Welfare League 16,941-625-6720 orwww.awlshelter.arg..........................Englewood, Suncoast Humane Society 941-474-7884 or QQEARS Animal Rescue Society941-475-0636 or County Animal Control 0863-933-4855Keep up withYOUR HEALTH.SAW,r I.7 -.JrFawcett Memorial Hospital takesmatters of your health seriouslyand you should, too.Stay informed and attend one of ourFREE UPCOMING EVENTS.OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEELunch & Learn.Wednesday, October 29, 2014Guest Speaker: Ronald Constine, MD12:00pm to 1:00pmH2U 3280 N Tamiami Trail, Port CharlotteWEIGHT LOSS: IS SURGERY RIGHT FOR YOU?Tuesday, November 11, 2014Guest Speaker: Dilendra Weerasinghe, MD5:30pm to 6:30pmH2U 13280 N Tamiami Trail, Port CharlotteHEALTHY HOLIDAY COOKING CLASSWednesday, November 19, 2014Guest Speaker: Chef Daniel Wise12:00pm to 1:00pmH2U 3280 N Tamiami Trail, Port CharlotteRegistration is required, contact us at 941-624-4441.Fawcett Memorial HospitalOrvz tcCanoz ?/owrs


Page 4 The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. When a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer, medical protocols have comprised one, two or all three of the following components: surgery (lumpectomy or mastectomy); chemotherapy; radiation. Dr. Tan Ince, an associate professor of pathology and researcher at the Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, is hard at work to change that -which could give women another treatment option: personalized multi-hormone combinations. When hormone therapy is included in current breast cancer treatment protocols, only estrogen is involved. According to Ince, around 75 percent of breast cancer patients have an estrogen-positive form of the disease -and thus are prescribed medication to lower their estrogen in order to decrease likelihood of recurrence. Weve looked at the role two additional hormones -vitamin D and androgen -play in the development of breast cancer, Ince says. The ndings could eventually prove transformative -but lets backtrack for a moment. Importance of cell of origin Also a member of the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ince has spent the past 15 years researching the role of non-genetic factors in the development of cancer. This research will help us develop more cell-targeted therapies for breast cancer, Ince explains. Generally speaking, breast tissue is composed of two types of cells: luminal cells that line the inside of the breast ducts; and myoepithelial cells that line the outside of the ducts. However, Ince and his colleagues have delved more deeply. In a peer-reviewed paper published earlier this year, Inces research identied at least 11 distinct breast cell subtypes. Whats more, the research deter mined that each of these subtypes have hormone receptors that all behave uniquely -and have the potential to respond to estrogen, vitamin D and androgen (or to just one or two of these hormones). This was the rst time any breast-cancer research had been done on all three hormones simultaneously, Ince says. Option to chemotherapy So, how does this potentially affect breast cancer treatment? This more-detailed pathology of the breast cancer cell can give oncologists more options when treating patients -and make the treatment more effective, Ince says. For instance, if a lumpectomy patient is set to undergo post-operative preventive chemotherapy, the treatment, says Ince, may be enhanced by incorporating vitamin D and/or androgen hormone therapy, depending on the cellular pathology. And with the additional multi-hor mone treatment, Ince says, The preventive chemo dosages, and their side effects, can be signicantly lowered -and in some cases even eliminated. Thats right -Ince is so encour aged by his early ndings that he envisions some breast cancer patients being able to use multi-hor mone therapy in lieu of preventive chemotherapy. Likewise, for breast cancer patients who are prescribed estrogen-lower ing medication, Ince says that their dosages (and corresponding side effects) potentially can be decreased with the vitamin D/androgen combination (again, provided that the pathology warrants it). Ince says that the large-scale clinical testing required to make his potential protocols FDA-approved Miami doctor working on new breast cancer treatmentBy STEVE DORFMANCOX NEWSPAPERS Pink-clad people will be parading on both sides of Tampa Bay today as the American Cancer Societys rst round of Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks hits the streets. Making Strides is an awareness and fundraising event, but the walks also offer a great opportunity to join breast cancer survivors and supporters for exercise, something most experts say is an essential part of treatment and recovery. And it also appears to play an important role in cancer prevention. A French study published this summer in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention found a link between exercise and decreased risk for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. That adds to the already large body of evidence extolling the benets of exercise for all manner of health conditions, from warding off heart disease and diabetes to relieving depression, stress and digestive disorders. Most women know that theyre supposed to exercise at least 30 minutes a day, at least four days a week. But if you still havent been motivated, these new ndings could launch you off the couch. The Tampa Bay Times spoke with New Port Richey radiation oncologist Lawrence Hochman, president of Florida Cancer Afliates and a volunteer spokesman with the American Cancer Society, to learn more about the role of exercise in breast cancer prevention, treatment and recovery. Was the news in the French study surprising? No, but it supports what we have already been recommending about exercise and points out the impor tance of not stopping exercise as you get older. (The study found that when exercise stopped, so did its protective benets.) Keeping yourself in good physical shape always makes a differ ence when it comes to overall good health. In this particular study women who exercised regularly, at least four hours a week, were 10 percent less likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer. Some might say that doesnt sound like a big reduction. Oh, but it is a lot when youre talking about the number of women diagnosed with breast cancer each year. In the U.S., 232,000 women found out they had invasive breast cancer last year. Ten percent of them is a lot of women. In the study of 59,000 French women, more than 2,100 were diagnosed with breast cancer. It would have been 200 or 300 more than that without the exercise. Why does exercise seem to protect against cancer? We arent sure why, we just know it does and it does so in just about every type of cancer. Theres some thought that exercise boosts the immune system or that people who engage in exercise tend to lead healthier lifestyles in general. All that allows your body to respond to and prevent cellular changes that could lead to cancer. We suspect the body, the immune system, prevents lots of things we dont even know about. What do you tell women who are in treatment about exercise? First, that you should check with your doctor, your oncologist, about when you can start or restart physical activity and if theres anything you shouldnt do. Usually walking is recommended right away because increased blood circulation helps improve surgical recovery. Plus exercise just makes you feel better. I also tell them to rest when you need to rest. Be gentle with yourself and work up your strength and endurance. I also suggest that women who are having radiation treatment avoid community swimming pools because they tend to have highly chlorinated water, which can be irritating to the skin. Home pools dont usually have that problem. And, I tell them that exercise helps with the fatigue often caused by radiation. Does the same apply to men who are in cancer treatment? I have the same conversation with men, yes. But its easier to get women to exercise than men. Women are always more anxious to get back in the game and almost always ask right away how soon they can get back to exercising. Any nal thoughts? Remember, it doesnt have to be vigorous, dripping-in-sweat exercise. Just walking a half-hour a day makes a big difference. 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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Page 5 Many women who undergo contralateral prophylactic mastectomy to remove a healthy breast along with a diseased breast do not need to, but might do so for peace of mind. When Sandra Perez, a Pembroke Pines mother of two was diagnosed with cancer in her left breast, she was adamant about following the least invasive form of treatment. I told the doctor, I dont care what you do, but I dont want my breast removed, said the 49-year-old insurance agent. When Sari Sosa, a pharmaceutical rep from Kendall, got the life-changing news about cancer in her right breast, she was completely and utterly in shock. Unlike Perez, however, she decided the best way to attack the tumor was by getting both breasts removed. I didnt want to be in the same place dealing with the same worries a few years down the road, said Sosa, 46. These two divergent reactions are typical of early breast cancer patients. More and more, however, women are choosing contralateral prophylactic mastectomy, or CPM removing the healthy breast along with the diseased breast instead of just removing the tumor and surrounding tissue, known as a lumpectomy. (Lumpectomies involve radiation after the surgery.) Studies show the CPM rate has increased more than vefold since 1998, fueled more by overestimation of potential risk than actual survival rates. The jump has caused concern in the medical community. Its a very personal choice, but I think some of these decisions are being made out of fear rather than current research ndings, said Dr. Mecker G. Moller, a surgical oncologist and professor of surgery at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. There is only a small percentage of high-risk patients who would benet from undergoing prophylactic mastectomies, based on genetic predisposition. But some patients dont want to continue living with the threat. They want peace of mind. Peace of mind is not without a price. A double mastectomy is a potentially riskier procedure than a simple lumpectomy, in which surgeons remove the tumor and surrounding tissue but leave the breast intact. Whats more, choosing to remove both breasts to treat cancer affecting only one side does not improve survival rates for most women. A Stanford University study of almost 200,000 California women who were diagnosed with unilateral breast cancer found that the 10-year survival rates were almost identical about 82 percent for those women with double mastectomies, compared with those who had chosen the breast-saving surgery to remove the tumor. It was the rst-ever study, published last month in the Journal of the American Medical Association, to compare breast cancer surgeries. In the study, based on data from 1998 to 2011, a little over half the women had a lumpectomy. The number with double mastectomies, however, increased notably over time, with the most signicant rise occurring in women younger than 40, a group where the more invasive surgery jumped from 4 percent to 33 percent during this period. Younger women might choose the more aggressive treatment because they have longer to live and want to hedge their bets, explained Dr. Carmen Calfa, a breast oncologist at Memorial Breast Cancer Center in Broward. They want to make sure theyre doing everything. Peace of mind is a hard thing to quantify. Overall, white women with private insurance and those who received care at a National Cancer Institutedesignated center were most likely to seek a double mastectomy, the study found. By contrast, women of racial and ethnic minorities, as well as those with public insurance or Medicaid, were more often to favor unilateral mastectomies. The removal of one breast was associated with a higher risk of death in the study, but researchers believe that could be due to the size of the tumor, the stage of the disease and other unrelated socioeconomic risk factors that might have delayed diagnosis and treatment. There are a few cases in which bilateral mastectomies are recommended, of course when there is cancer in both breasts, when there are large tumors, a genetic mutation or inammatory cancer. Some women, like actress Angelina Jolie, undergo a prophylactic double mastectomy as a preventive measure. Jolie was a carrier of BRCA1, a gene that increases the chances of contracting breast and ovarian cancer. Her doctor said she had an 87 percent chance of developing breast cancer and her mother died of the disease at 56, according to news reports. But very few women fall into that high-risk category. In cases where cancer is found only in one breast, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network discourages removing the healthy breast, recommending that it be considered on a case by case basis only for high risk women. will take a few years and an enormous amount of money. The funding for Inces latest groundbreaking research was provided by the Breast Cancer Research Foundation ( and the Play for Pink (playforpink. org) initiative -two entities that he urges everyone to support. If we had the money, he says, we could start the clinical trials tomorrow. MIAMIFROM PAGE 4 Removal of healthy breast doesnt improve odds against cancer, study saysBy ANA VECIANASUAREZMIAMI HERALD rr fntrbrrrrrr rr rfrnftbnr rffrrntbbtnrfntbrfrtf rntbrrbrbb rtnrfnfr fnfrbbrtnrfnfr fnfrnfrrrtbbtnrfnfr fnfrrbbrr bff nrrtftfttrrrtfrtrrr rrrrrrrrrfr fr f bbb 50472258 Bayfront Health


Page 6 The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Your children will have plenty of candy on Halloween. That much is a given. But what do you do if you want them to eat more nourishing food as well? How do you offer children a healthy treat without them thinking it is a trick? The answer is to make healthful food fun. Halloween is the most wickedly enjoyable holiday of the year, anyway, so kids will devour good-for-you snacks when they are presented in the spirit of the day. With a bit of creativity, an assortment of vegetables can be turned into a spooky and vitamin-rich skeleton of fun. A few chocolate chips turn a banana into a delicious ghost. String cheese and a pretzel stick make a delightful witchs broom. Put the right shape of celery on top of a peeled clem entine, and presto! you have juicy pumpkins that are high in Vitamin C. The possibilities are endless. Just use your imagination and some edible craftiness to create haunting snacks your little ghosts and goblins will crave. They may even forget all about the candy. TANGERINE PUMPKINS AND BANANA GHOSTS Yield: 8 servings 4 bananas 8 regular-sized chocolate chips, and 16 mini chocolate chips 8 clementines or mandarin oranges 1 rib celery 1. Peel the bananas and cut them in half. Place the cut side down so the banana halves stand up. 2. Use small chocolate chips to make ghost eyes and large chocolate chips to make ghost mouths. 3. Peel the clementines or mandarins. 4. Cut the celery lengthwise into thirds and then across into 1/2inch pieces. Insert the celery pieces in the tops of the peeled clementines to resemble pumpkins. Per serving: 132 calories; 2 g fat; 1 g saturated fat; no cholesterol; 2 g protein; 30 g carbohydrate; 20 g sugar; 4 g ber; 9 g sodium; 37 mg calcium. Adapted from BROOM STICKS Yield: 6 servings 3 sticks of string cheese 6 pretzel sticks Fresh chives or celery 1. Using kitchen scissors, cut the ends off each string cheese stick (about 2 inches long). 2. Cut one end of the cheese into strips, being careful not to cut all the way to the top. Fan out cheese strips as best you can. 3. Take one side of the scissors and gently stick it into the uncut side of the cheese, to make a little hole for the pretzel. Slowly twist the pretzel stick into the hole, being careful not to tear the cheese. 4. Tie a string of fresh chives around the top of each cheese piece. Per serving: 43 calories; 3 g fat; 2 g saturated fat; 8 mg cholesterol; 4 g protein; 1 g carbohydrate; no sugar; no ber; 128 g sodium; 100 mg calcium. Adapted from VEGGIE SKELETON Yield: 8 servings 1/2 leaf lettuce 1 cup ranch dressing 4 cups assorted cut-up fresh veggies (red and yellow bell pepper strips, cucumber slices, snow peas, mushroom slices, celery sticks, cherry tomatoes, carrot sticks, broccoli orets, and cauliower orets) One pitted black olive, sliced 1. Take a small bowl for the ranch dressing and line half of it with lettuce (for the skeletons hair), then ll the bowl with ranch and place it at the head of a large tray or baking sheet. Use two slices of black olive for the eyes. 2. Arrange your veggies on the tray to resemble a skeleton. Use our picture as your guide and change a few things to make it your own. Per serving: 80 calories; 4.5 g fat; 9 g carbohydrates; 93 g sugar; 380 mg sodium; 1 g ber; 1 g protein; 10 mg cholesterol Adapted from a healthy HalloweenBy DANIEL NEMANST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH Healthy Halloween treats dont have to be boring. Try these broomsticks made from pretzel sticks and string cheese. MCT PHOTOSHealthy Halloween treats dont have to be boring. Try this skeleton made from cut up vegetables. A ranch dip serves as the face. Healthy Halloween treats dont have to be boring. Ghostly bananas taste great with chocolate chip faces and pumpkins made from clementine tangerines with celery stick stems are easy to make with kids. Having Problems With Your Dentures? Difficulty Eating? Sore Gums? Wobbly or Loose? Messy Adhesives? Family Dental Care 100 Madrid Blvd., Ste. 414 Punta Gorda 941-575-2626 50472326 Denture Stabilization Affordable! Complimentary Initial Consultation! Are you concerned about zinc content in your denture adhesives? For more information on zinc and your denture adhesives visit 941.505.0400rfntbrttt rrfntbr nbrnt tntbrnntbt t r r frnfn t ftt bf 50477518 100 Madrid Blvd Suite #214 Punta Gorda, FL 33950 The Best of Charlotte for the Past 10Years! INeed help?.. Dial 211 to connect to more than880 health and human service providers,representing local services availablethroughout Charlotte County.


The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Page 7 If you want to have the longest, healthiest life possible, you should never have lit that rst cigarette. Never tasted that rst cheese fry. Never stepped foot inside a fastfood restaurant or driven somewhere you could have walked. Never turned up your nose at vegetables or let yourself get those nasty sunburns. If you did, take heart. Theres still plenty you can do to add years to your life. Most things I would say are common-sense things, things you were taught in rst grade, says Dr. David Johnson, chair of the department of internal medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. You dont have to go to medical school to gure out things are bad for you like smoking, being a sloth. So listen up. These 10 ways are easy and have more signicance than most of us realize. Truth to tell, Johnson says, Collectively, even if they dont let you live longer, they allow you to live more healthily in a much more psychologically satisfy ing life. 1. Floss Its not just to remove spinach remnants from dinner. Flossing removes plaque, the bacterial lm that forms along your gum line. Get rid of bacteria, and you lessen your chances of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, Alzheimers disease and some forms of cancer, says Dr. Larry Korenman of Loveable Smiles in Richardson. Oral bacteria can create proteins that are found in artery walls and in the bloodstream, he says, causing blood to clot more easily. Infection in the mouth can cause its own small blood clots, which can enter the bloodstream. Years added? More than six if you oss daily (which only 5 percent to 10 percent of Americans do), writes Dr. Michael Roizen in RealAge. 2. Get a colonoscopy Its a great test, says Radhika Vayani, an internal medicine doctor of osteopathy at the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. The 24-hour prep is the worst. You basically drink nasty stuff, and you have diarrhea. But you wont feel the procedure. If they see a polyp, they get rid of it right then and there. That could save you from having colon cancer in ve years. Years added? Lots. Nine out of 10 people whose colon cancer is discovered early will still be alive in 10 years, according to the American Cancer Society. Many will live a normal lifespan. 3. Stop eating before youre full Most Americans eat and eat till were so full were about to be sick, says Vayani. But it takes the body 15 to 20 minutes to say, Youre full. Years added? Being 100 pounds overweight can subtract a decade from your life, according to an Oxford University study. So it stands to reason that maintaining a healthy weight and thus reducing your risk for diabetes, heart disease and various other unpleasantries would add at least some precious time to your life. 4. Use sunscreen In a Centers for Disease Control study, only 32 percent of adults reported usually applying sunscreen. Yet this year in the U.S., 3.5 million people will get skin cancer and 76,000 more will develop melanoma, says the American Cancer Society. Every hour, someone will die from that deadliest form. Years added? Possibly 20. The CDC study reported that someone who died of melanoma between 2000 and 2006 died two decades prematurely. Although the sun doesnt cause all melanomas, it does cause most. So slather on more sunscreen than you think you need to, more often than you think necessary. 5. Stop smoking Yes, despite years and years of evidence proving all the nasty stuff it causes, tons of people smoke, Vayani says. Years added? If you quit at age 30, you can increase your life by 10 years, she says. Quit at 40? Add nine years. 50? Six years. 60? Three. 6. Sleep Not getting enough has been linked to memory problems, hearing problems, anger, high blood pressure, stroke, depression, vehicle accidents and obesity. A decades-long international study of 1.3 million people found unequivocal evidence of the direct link between lack of sleep and premature death, according to sleepbetter. org. Years added? Hard to say, but if someone died in a car accident caused by sleep deprivation, for instance, thats probably several decades. 7. Move Exercise has been demonstrated over and over to be useful, Johnson says. Truth is, any level is of value. Walking, he says gets you outside, and some outside is good as long as you dont overdo it. The best way to get Vitamin D is sunshine. Years added? At least three years. Thats the number from a study reported in The Lancet for people who exercised even 15 minutes a day. Put another way, a story on WBUR-FM, Bostons public radio station, reported that every minute you exercise adds seven minutes to your life. 8. Eat produce Benets abound. Among them: Eating ve or more servings per day instead of a piddly three or fewer reduces your risk of stroke by 26 percent, according to a study reported in Mens Health. Years added? reports that Seventh-day Adventists, who typically follow a vegetarian diet, outlive those who dont by three to seven years. 9. Cultivate healthy relationships Spending time with family and friends is psychologically helpful, Johnson says, adding that it isnt a cure-all; it wont counteract a McDonalds cheeseburger. Vayani tells patients, If you have people in your life who are negative, who are pulling you down, you have to get rid of that relationship. It affects you more than you realize. Years added? Nothing specic, but studies have shown that people with more friends and people in healthy relationships live longer, she says. 10. 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Page 8 The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 I exercise, stay slim and think I am reasonably careful about my diet. Subtract the dark-chocolate habit and minus the Cheetos cravings, I make fairly good choices. So I was shocked to learn that my fasting blood sugars were bordering on high and my numbers were leaning toward becoming prediabetic. How could this be? Prediabetes results from a combination of poor lifestyle choices and hereditary predisposition. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 86 million people, or 1 in 3 adults, in the United States have prediabetes. Mildly elevated blood-sugar levels such as mine should be a knock on the door for lifestyle changes, for more reasons than you may realize. Besides the commonly known diabetes-related heart and vascular complications, there are more reasons to pay attention to your medical providers advice when it comes to elevated blood sugars. As reported in Mays Diabetologia, prediabetes may increase the risk of developing cancer by as much as 15 percent. If your blood sugars continue to escalate and you develop diabetes, your risk for all cancer types increases up to 41 percent compared with nondiabetics, according to a 2008 study in the Journal of the American Medical Association. In addition, a 2011 New England Journal of Medicine article reported that middle-aged men with diabetes died about six years younger than their nondiabetic counterparts. Those researchers found associated increased risk for premature death from both heart and non-heart-related factors, including several cancers. Diabetics were found to have higher risks for cancers of the liver, pancreas, ovaries, colon, lungs, bladder and breasts. In the past, researchers have linked obesity, lowered immunity and inammatory factors as causal reasons for increased cancer risks and cancer mortality in diabetics. More recently, a study from Molecular Cell 2013 found elevated sugars triggered increased activity of a protein, beta-catenin. Accumulation of this protein is a known factor in the development of many cancers. There is good news for prediabetics and diabetics. According to Cancer Prevention Research 2012, a commonly prescribed diabetes medication, Metformin, demonstrated a 31 percent reduction in cancer compared with other blood-sugar-lowering drugs. In 2013, the Cleveland Clinic published research with similar outcomes using another type of diabetes drug, thiazolidinedione. Several study trials are examining the use of Metformin and healthy lifestyle changes as a complement to chemotherapy for many conditions including colorectal, uterine and lung cancer. One of the best ways to decrease your risk of cancer is to live a healthy lifestyle and avoid diabetes and heart disease. The American Cancer Society reports that up to one-third of cancer deaths are related to poor diet and low activity. According to the CDC, without weight loss and regular exercise, 1530 percent of people with prediabetes will become diabetic over the next ve years, and of those who develop diabetes, 1 in 4 will not know they have the disease. My father did not know it; not until he suffered a debilitating stroke was his advanced diabetes diagnosis made clear. Annual blood-sugar testing should be part of a routine ofce medical evaluation. Due to my hereditary diabetes risk, perhaps it is time to rethink my dark-chocolate and Cheetos vices. While it is not necessary to completely eliminate my favorite comfort foods, they should be eaten in moderation and only on special occasions. Now, if I could only get the makers of Cheetos to dip them in dark chocolate I would have one food choice to limit instead of two.Prediabtes a wakeup call to get eating, lifestyle choices on trackBy Dr. JANE SADLERTHE DALLAS MORNING NEWSStand at the edge of the ocean or of a dream, and where youre going can look pretty far away. Ah, to be there already quickly, easily, hardly breaking a sweat in the process. Alas, thats not how most dreams are realized. Instead, its the small steps that get us there. You cannot, after all, lose 100 pounds without losing one; run a marathon without running a mile; heal an injury without moving the smallest of muscles. People have to understand thats how life works, says Danielle Girdano, president of Dne Sculpting & Nutrition. Its not like in the movies where one motivational song later, you hit your goal. It is a journey and takes a lot of steps to get there. Seven years ago, Girdano weighed 396 pounds. Her body fat hovered around 67 percent. She smoked twoand-a-half packs of cigarettes a day. She was 29 years old, and a doctors visit scared her into changing her life. She began walking because, she says, it was all I could do. She now weighs 168 pounds and is a personal trainer who helps other people take their rst and second and maybe come at least close to that 10,000th step every day. People will drink this supplement or take that pill and want change instantaneously, she says. With small steps, theres commitment. When clients come to health coach and certied trainer Julie Gannon with the big goal, she commends them for looking ahead. Then she asks what the rst step might be to reaching it. The key, says Gannon, who recently moved to San Antonio from Dallas, is setting smart goals that are measurable, attainable and realistic. Be consistent with the small steps, she stresses, and youll eventually get there. But people being people, and residents of a quick-x society at that, theyre not always content with such a simplistic approach. What about every thing else?, they ask Gannon. What do they need to start or stop or eliminate or put on hold? Its important to have success when you rst start and then continue to build, she says. Its motivating: Hey, I did that and I can do it again. If you try to tackle the mountain all at once, you wont be successful. But tackling the rst thing and getting over the hurdle makes the second a little easier. When a group of women told Gannon of their four-month goal of walking a 5K, for instance, she asked, What do we need to get there? They began walking for 10 minutes a day, then incorporating more movement into their days. Gannon also set another goal, albeit a difcult one: eliminating sugar. Its a big rst step, but only one step at a time, she says. If you can cut that out, it reduces your craving for starchy things and sugary things. After a few weeks working toward that goal, she had them add another: eating a vegetable with every meal. Six months into their journey and with the 5K behind them, the women look back and there are things they do now they never could have imagined. One week, one came in and announced, On Saturday, I had cake, and it was way too sweet. Theyre laughing at themselves, Gannon says. I cant believe I thought something was too sweet. I used to be made of sugar! What makes small steps so power ful, Girdano says, is that nobody can take them for you. You have to take the stairs and climb every step. What they do for you is give you those little condence nudges. Small steps are especially imperative because they allow the body to heal, which physical therapists continually stress to their patients. I was just explaining to a pilot who had rotator-cuff surgery about the baby steps that begin with barely moving his arms, says Terry Robinson, an athletic trainer and physical therapist. Its easily going to be an 8to 10-month process. Robinson, who owns Grapevine Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine, in suburban Dallas, is also part of the athletic training staff for USA Diving. He works not only with divers, but with other athletes, too not necessarily their individual form, but breaking down the movements. When youre injured, your muscle tightens, your joint tightens, he says. You regain exibility of the joints and work on strength. In divers, its the normal arm-down position and the sports-specic position. Seventeen muscles attach to the shoulder blade, he says. Four make up the rotator cuff, which primarily functions to stabilize the shoulder joint. One thing we might do in therapy is isolate those small muscles before we can expect the larger to get stronger. Its easy for us to say were going to strengthen the bicep and deltoid, but those are larger muscles. For a diver, small stabilizing muscles help keep the shoulder together, he says, and thus help at that crucial point of impact hitting the water. There are a lot of very specic exercises to train the smaller muscles at the shoulder blade to make the others stronger, he says. If I explain to the athletes real well what the purpose of small, basic exercises are and how they t into the big picture, thats making Part A as important as Part Z. The more experienced an athlete, the more the appreciation for small steps, Robinson says. Athletes at the Olympic level are different from high school or college, he says. Theyve worked for maybe eight years to be at the Games and know those small steps every single piece of food put into their mouth, every training session, every supplement they take all adds up. What makes these small steps especially powerful, Gannon says, is that they can be applied to just about any goal set, any dream contemplated. 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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Page 9 Rita Bertler, president of Dollars for Mammograms, spoke to Girl Scout Troop 208 in Englewood on Oct. 18. She told them my Mantra is let your light shine, no matter what. They asked so many intelligent question, and were just so interested in womens issues, Bertler said. That is something right after my own heart. Boo-bees! is the theme of the decorated bra that Troop 208 has entered into the Dollars For Mammograms Bra Decorating Contest, which will be judged Feb. 28, 2015 at Bra Dazzle 2. It is a bra decorated with ghosts and bees among daisies, in honor of Juliette Gordon Low, founder of Girl Scouting (whose nickname was Daisy). Low died from breast cancer in 1927. Troop 208 completed the requirements for Womens Health badge, with help from Bertler, said troop leader, Niki Lavasseur. Troop 208 enters bra decorating contest PHOTOS PROVIDEDRita Bertler, president of Dollars For Mammograms, spoke recently to Girl Scout Troop 208 in Englewood. Pictured are, from left, (front) Brittany Furst, Anne LeVasseur, Adriana Basile, (middle) Courtney Botelho, Rita Bertler, Elizabeth DAmico, (back) Kaylee Ferrell, Rachael Knapp and Reagan Moody. Girl Scout Troop 208 created Boo-Bees, a decorated bra that will be entered in Bra Dazzle 2. It has ghosts (boo!) on the left, and daisies on the right. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention rst investigated chronic fatigue syndrome in the mid-1980s, when a few hundred people in Nevada suddenly got symptoms much like mine. A couple of doctors documented physiological factors, including abnormal MRI scans and immune problems, and noted that the malady t the prole of myalgic encephalomyelitis, an illness that had cropped up sporadi cally for decades. CDC investigators created a broad denition for the illness, which did not involve MRI scans or ndings about the immune system. The diagnostic criteria included at least six months of fatigue along with other subjective symptoms such as sore throat, swollen lymph nodes and brain fog. They called the illness chronic fatigue syndrome and subsumed myalgic encephalomyelitis within it. (The agency now often calls the illness ME/CFS). In 2005, the CDC broadened the denition further, requiring only low levels of symptoms other than fatigue, and the number of patients who qualied for the diagnosis increased by six to 10 times. Researchers and clinicians specializing in the disease, in the meantime, created a far more precise denition, requiring post-exer tional malaise a severe increase of symptoms after exercise along with abnormalities in neuroendocrine and immune functioning, and in the autonomic nervous system, which controls respiration, blood pressure, digestion and perspiration. But without ofcial endorsement, it has not become universally accepted. Other CDC actions have worsened the muddle. For example, the agency recommends that CFS patients gradually increase exercise, suggesting that this will restore bed-bound patients to daily functioning, though even the most encouraging studies show that to be unrealistic. The CDC also recommends cognitive behavioral therapy (a form of psychotherapy) but almost none of the treatments that enabled me to work part time again. With confusing denitions and weak treatment recommendations, its hardly surprising that most general practitioners recommend no treatments for CFS other than some symptomatic care along with psychotherapy and exercise. Defining chronic fatigue: Not so simpleBy JULILE REHMEYERSPECIAL TO THE WASHINGTON POST 56 UNIT MEMORY CARE COMMUNITY RECENTLY REMODELED AND NEW ADDITION30 UNITASSISTED LIVING THE PALMSOF PUNTAGORDAFOUNDERS CLUB SPECIALLIMITED TIME OFFER!rfnt rfbtfCALL TODAY frfnr f frf rft n frfnf rfnfrbf bft nfb fntf nrbnrfbtrrtttnr C n r 472352 2295 Shreve St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 Assisted Living Facility #8469 Privately Owned, Locally Managed THE PALMS OF PUNTA GORDA 30 Assisted Living Apartments 56 UNIT MEMORY CARE COMMUNITY FOUNDERS CLUB SPECIALLIMITED TIME OFFER!


Page 10 The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Exercising three times a week reduces the odds of developing depression by around 16 percent, scientists said on Wednesday and for every extra weekly activity session, the risk drops further. In a study conducted as part of a public health research consortium, the UK-based scientists said the relationship they found between depression and exercise points to ways to simultaneously improve both mental and physical health. Assuming the association is causal, leisure time physical activity has a protective effect against depression, said Snehal Pinto Pereira of University College Londons Institute of Child Health, who led the study. If an adult between their twenties and forties who isnt physically active became active three times per week, they would reduce their risk of depression by approximately 16 percent. Depression is one of the most common forms of mental illness, affecting more than 350 million people worldwide. It is ranked by the World Health Organization as the leading cause of disability globally. Treatment for depression usually involves either medication or psychotherapy, or a combination of both. Yet many patients fail to get better and suffer recurring bouts of illness. Pereiras team followed 11,135 people born in 1958 up until the age of 50, recording their depressive symptoms and levels of physical activity at regular intervals as adults. To assess depression, they looked at responses to the Malaise Inventory, a questionnaire designed to measure psychological distress, at ages 23, 33, 42, and 50. Participants were also asked how often they exercised. The results, published in JAMA Psychiatry, showed that people who increased their weekly activity reported fewer depressive symptoms, but those with more depressive symptoms were less active, particularly at younger ages. Each additional activity session per week reduced odds of depression by 6 percent. The scientists noted that the link between exercise and depressive symptoms was seen across the whole population and not just in those at high risk of clinical depression. The study also found that people who reported more depressive symptoms than others at age 23 tended to also be less physically active, but this link weakened as they grew older. This nding is important for policies designed to get people more active, because it suggests that depressive symptoms could be considered a barrier to activity in young adulthood, Pereira said. Chris Power, a UCL professor of epidemiology and public health who also worked on the study, said it added weight to existing evidence suggesting exercise could be used as a treatment for depression as well as boosting physical health. If everyone was physically active at least three times a week we would expect to see a drop in depression risk, not to mention the benets for physical health, as pointed out by other research, including reduced obesity, heart disease and diabetes risk. Exercising three times a week significantly cuts depression riskBy KATE KELLANDREUTERS PHOTO BY BARBARA PIERCEMustering up the energy to get exercise most days can make a huge dent in depressionWASHINGTON The cost of Medicare has been slowing dramatically in recent years, leading to much head-scratching by health economists and much credit-mongering by politicians. President Barack Obama, for instance, claimed earlier this month that his Affordable Care Act is driving down both Medicare costs and the overall cost of healthcare. Now comes evidence that an entirely different program may deserve more of the credit, at least as far as Medicare is concerned the Medicare prescription drug program, enacted under president George W. Bush. Loren Adler and Adam Rosenberg of the bipartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget make this argument in a post on the web site of the prominent health policy journal, Health Affairs. After examining Medicare cost projections through the years from the Congressional Budget Ofce, the pair determined that the prescription drug program, known as Medicare Part D, has accounted for over 60 percent of the slowdown in Medicare benets since 2011, though the program accounts for barely 10 percent of overall Medicare spending. Through April of this year, the last time the Congressional Budget Ofce (CBO) released detailed estimates of Medicare spending, CBO has lowered its projections of total spending on Medicare benets from 2012 through 2021 by $370 billion, the pair write. The $225 billion of that decline accounted for by Part D represents an astounding 24 percent of Part D spending. Meanwhile, spending on Parts A and B the hospital and general medical insurance is projected to decline by only $145 billion. Other major sources of savings include sharp automatic budget cuts known as the sequester ($75 billion) and increased recoveries of improper payments to providers ($85 billion). The pair note that by starting in 2011 the year after the Affordable Care Act was enacted their analysis excludes the direct impact of various spending reductions in the ACA. However, they write, the analysis would reect ACA savings to the extent that the Medicare reforms have controlled costs better than originally anticipated. As card-carrying budget wonks, Adler and Rosenberg are less concerned about who gets credit for the cost slowdown than what the ndings suggest for future government spending. And the news, alas, is not necessarily good. If projections for Parts A and B were declining, that might suggest that the slowdown in Medicare spending was part of some permanent, fundamental changes in the way hospitals and doctors provide health care. But Part A is down only 8 percent while Part B is actually rising, largely due to lawmakers insistence on reversing scheduled cuts to provider reimbursements. The fact that Part D is responsible for the lions share of the savings, the pair write, is reason to be cautious about its permanence. Lower Part D spending primarily stems from the patent cliff a number of blockbuster brand-name drugs that have lost patent protection, paving the way for cheaper generic competitors and a decrease in the rate of introduction of new brandname drugs. It is unclear whether these trends in the prescription drug market will continue or are temporary phenomenon, the pair write, adding: With the recent rise of specialty drugs, highlighted by the $1,000/pill Hepatitis C treatment Sovaldi, the tide may already be shifting. In a recent analysis of the Part D slowdown, the CBO concluded that it can be almost entirely explained by broader national trends in per-capita drug spending that occurred as a result of the pharmaceutical technological slowdown as well as lower-than-expected enrollment in the prescription drug program. The decrease in Medicare spending growth has already been a remarkable shift, and prolonging the slowdown in Parts A and B would be a tremendously important contribution, the pair write. Unfortunately, though, the outsized role that Part D has played in the Medicare slowdown is bad budget news because it may prove eeting. 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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Page 11 If youre going to overindulge and gain weight, at least try to make sure the extra calories come from unsaturated fats, a new study suggests. When lean people pack on even a few extra pounds, heart disease risk factors in the bloodstream change some for the better if the excess food contains unsaturated fats, versus saturated fats, researchers found. Even a moderate weight gain of about three pounds for lean, young people clearly increased markers of heart disease risk factors like insulin resistance as well as signs of impaired vascular function, said senior author Dr. Ulf Riserus of the Unit for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism at Uppsala Science Park in Sweden. But unsaturated fats in the diet improved cholesterol levels despite the extra calories and weight gain, which is surprising, Riserus told Reuters Health by email. For seven weeks, two groups of healthy, relatively lean adults ages 20 to 38 were told to keep to their habitual exercise level and daily diets, adding three to four muffins to their diets each day. The researchers provided the 240-calorie muffins, with half their energy from fats. One group of 19 adults received muffins made with sunflower oil, poly unsaturated fatty acids (PUFA), while the other group of 20 people ate muffins made with palm oil, a saturated fat. The muffins were otherwise identical. After seven weeks, each group had gained between two and three percent of their body weight, about 3.5 pounds (1.5 kilos) each, and waist girth increased by about one percent, but blood pressure did not change significantly. This level of weight gain in the short term is probably not dangerous at all, Riserus said, but if weight accumulates over time, especially abdominal fat, there can be health consequences. Based on blood tests, the sunflower oil group had lower cho lesterol and lipid levels at the end of the study than they had at the beginning of the study. For the palm oil group, cholesterol went up, according to the results in the Journal of the American Heart Association. Both groups showed signs of increased insulin resistance, a diminished ability to process blood sugar that can be a warning sign for diabetes onset. Riserus and his team had previously found that the type of fat in the diet determined how much of the excess calories were stored as abdominal fat and liver fat, he said. If the high-caloric diet was based on unsaturated fats rather than saturated fats, very little fat was stored as liver and abdominal fat, whereas the opposite was true for the diet high in saturated fats, he said. Saturated and unsaturated fats have different molecular effects on the liver, he said. Unsaturated fats signal the liver to take up cholesterol from the blood, he said. We believe our results are very relevant considering that a large part of most populations are in caloric excess and gradually gain weight over time, Riserus said. Although weight gain should be avoided, the results basically tell us that we may benefit from having enough unsaturated fats in our diets, irrespectively of how many calories we eat. The results support the American Heart Association recommendation to replace some saturated fats in the diet, like fatty beef, butter and cheese, with unsaturated fats like vegetable oils and nuts, he said. I do not think people usually plan for weight gain, but, as we know, it just happens quite commonly, said Ursula Schwab, an associate professor of nutrition therapy at the University of Eastern Finland in Kuopio. So, by following the guidelines regarding dietary fat, uninten tional weight gain can be less harmful than in cases when the recommendations on the quality of dietary fat is not followed, Schwab told Reuters Health by email. She was not involved in the new study. All dietary polyunsaturated fats are beneficial, she said, but that is not necessarily the case for supplements. In addition to sunflower oil, rapeseed oil and canola oil are good sources of polyunsaturated fats, Riserus said. Eating certain fats might offset some heart risk from weight gainBy K ATHRYN DOYLE REUTERS MCT PHOTO A man paralyzed from the chest down in a knife attack is walking again after undergoing surgery using cells responsible for the sense of smell, marking an advance in the search for treatments for spinal injuries. Darek Fidyka, 38, received the cells after failing to recover from a stabbing in the back in 2010, according to University College London, whose doctors developed the procedure. The technique involves using olfactory ensheathing cells and placing them in the spinal cord. The study gives hope to the thousands of people each year who suffer a severe spinal cord injury and must live the rest of their lives with permanently damaged body functions. Such injuries typically occur during sports or automobile crashes and there is no approved treatment to repair them. We have now opened the door to a treatment of spinal cord injury that will get patients out of wheelchairs, said Geoff Raisman, chairman of neural regeneration at the UCL Institute of Neurology and leader of the U.K. research team. Our goal now is to develop this first procedure to a point where it can be rolled out as a worldwide general approach. The cells used were discovered by Raisman in 1985 and were shown to work in treating spinal injuries in rats in 1997. They allow nerve cells that give people their sense of smell to grow back when they are damaged. The procedure on Fidyka was per formed by surgeons at Wroclaw University Hospital in Poland. For the treatment, Fidyka underwent brain surgery to remove an olfactory bulb, a structure responsible for the sense of smell. The bulb was placed in a cell culture for two weeks to produce olfactory cells, which were injected into the spinal cord along with four strips of nerve tissue taken from the ankle. The strips formed bridges for the spi nal nerve fibers to grow across, with the aid of the cells. Three months after the surgery, Fidykas left thigh muscle began to grow and after six months he was starting to walk within the rehabilitation center with the help of a physiotherapist and leg braces, according to UCL. His bladder sensation and sexual function have also improved. This technology has been confined to labs, so its promising to see that it may have helped someone recover from a clean cut through the spinal cord, said Jeremy Fairbank, a professor of spine surgery at the University of Oxford who wasnt involved in the research. The next question is what sort of clinical experiments must be done to prove that this works, Fairbank said. I suspect it will take years until there is a practical way of doing this. The research, funded by the UK Stem Cell Foundation and the Nicholls Spinal Injury Foundation, was published in the Cell Transplantation journal. Further studies in patients are planned by UCL and Wroclaw University Hospital, according to Michael Hanna, director of the UCL Institute of Neurology. Its as if you were born again, the patient, who can now walk using a walker, said in a statement from University College London. Paralyzed man walks after nose cells placed in spineBy DAVID WAINERBLOOMBERG NEWS 50471546 Our Talented Team of Physicians is Growing! Advanced Orthopedic Center welcomes Alexander J. Martinez, M.D. Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician. Fellowship trained in Interventional Pain Management. Accepting New Patients! Pictured above from left to right: Gregory P. 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Page 12 The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 The longest-running trial of stem cells derived from a human embryo found that the cells caused patients none of the problems scientists feared, such as forming tumors, and reversed partial blindness in about half the eyes receiving transplants, researchers reported on Tuesday. The results, published in The Lancet, could help re-invigorate the controver sial quest to harness stem cells, which have the ability to turn into any of the 200 kinds of human cells, to treat diseases. In an accompanying commentary, Dr. Anthony Atala of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine called the work a major accomplishment. After intense excitement among scientists and the public about the promise of stem cells and ethical debates about destroying human embryos to obtain them, the eld stumbled when a high-prole trial for spinal cord injury was halted by Geron Corp in 2011 and the interest of other companies waned. The small studys main goal was assessing the safety of the transplanted cells. Called retinal pigment epithelial cells, they were created by taking stem cells from a days-old embryo created in a fertility clinic and inducing them to differentiate into the specialized cells. The study provides the rst evidence, in humans with any disease, of the long-term safety and possible biologic activity of cells derived from embryos, said co-author Dr. Robert Lanza, chief scientic ofcer of Advanced Cell Technology, which produced the cells and funded the study. Nine patients with Stargardts disease (which causes macular degeneration in childhood) and nine with dry age-related macular degeneration (a leading cause of adult blindness) received implants of the retinal cells in one eye. The other eye served as a control. Four eyes developed cataracts and two became inamed, probably due to the patients age (median: 77) or the use of immune-supressing transplant drugs. The retinal cells, which help keep the eyes rods and cones alive and functional, survived in all 18 patients, most of whose vision improved. In those with macular degeneration, treated eyes saw a median of 14 additional letters on a standard eye chart a year after receiving the cells, with one patient gaining 19 letters. The untreated eyes got worse, overall. The Stargardts patients had similar results. In real-life terms, patients who couldnt see objects under 12 feet (4 meters) tall can now see normal-size adults. The vision of one 75-year old rancher who was blind in the treated eye (20/400) improved to 20/40, enough to ride horses again, Lanza said. Others became able to use computers, read watches, go to the mall or travel to the airport alone for the rst time in years. While calling the results encour aging, stem cell expert Dusko Ilic of Kings College London, who was not involved in the work, warned that even if the larger clinical trial planned for later this year is also successful, it will take years before the treatment becomes available. Study: Stem cells from human embryos prove safe, improve vision By SHARON BEGLEYREUTERS PHOTO PROVIDED rf nrtbrr nt rf rrt frt nt bn n rrfrrntn nbn n n tt tt bb rr bn nnnnnn bnnnn tnnnnfnn ntb bn nnbnn nnb r ntnn nttn rf n t brr rf t r rrr nntb bb nnn r nnn rf frr rt rtrrf n rt r bb r rf tntn nnn nntn rr nn nnn ttnn bn nntn bnfr n bn tn nn n r fr nnnbnnb rrtrb n n b t r r r rr b ff rrrbb rfntb bbt n t tb bb r f tbb n bb n b fbb b rr b bb n bf bb tb rrt f rn f rftfrr b b b t b b t r bb t r r f bb bf b tf rtrf b ftt rrbb rt nn r b b ntft rf bb ntt b b nt b trr b b t f b fb b b b r r bb tt b bb tt r bb tt r rf rrrr b bb rf r rb b n b r bb nnnt fb b 429525 joaMr1%ra*ss*voooooo ftwooNOW HIRING wLife I-kRBORCHASEA l m, m6?iter


The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Page 13 A Mediterranean diet enhanced with extra nuts or more olive oil improved certain heart risk factors among people who had them but did not prevent others from developing them according to a new study from Spain. By the end of the trial, which lasted almost five years, fewer people eating the Mediterranean diet had so-called metabolic syndrome a collection of traits that raise a persons risk of heart disease and diabetes largely because the syndrome disappeared from some who had it at the start. A healthy diet, like the Mediterranean diet, with a moderate-high intake of vegetable fat (in form of virgin olive oil or nuts) is a good healthy option for the prevention of several cardiovascular risk factors and chronic disease, the studys senior author Dr. Jordi Salas-Salvado told Reuters Health by email. Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of risk factors, including a large waistline, high blood pressure, high blood sugar, low levels of HDL (good) cholesterol and high levels of triglycerides. People who have three or more of these symptoms are at heightened risk of developing cardiovascular disease and diabetes. About 25 percent of adults around the world, and one-third of American adults, have metabolic syndrome, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Salas-Salvado, of the Universitat Rovira i Virgili and Hospital Universitari de Sant Joan de Reus, in Reus, Spain, said the foods that make up a Mediterranean diet are likely to help reverse metabolic syndrome and ameliorate several of the syndromes components. In the study, for example, even though no one was dieting to lose weight, consuming extra olive oil was linked to loss of the abdominal fat that had helped to qualify some participants for metabolic syndrome to begin with. It was also linked to lowered blood sugar. Previous research has shown that eating a healthy diet, increasing physical activity and losing weight can help reverse metabolic syndrome, but the authors of the new study wanted to see if just following a Mediterranean-style diet without cutting calories might help. They analyzed data from a larger trial, in which adults age 55 and older with a high risk of heart disease were randomly assigned to one of three diets: a Mediterranean diet supplemented with additional extra-virgin olive oil, a Mediterranean diet supplemented with nuts, or a low-fat diet. A Mediterranean eating style already emphasizes healthy fats like those found in olive oil and nuts, as well as vegetables, legumes and lean protein, especially fish. For the new analysis, the researchers followed 5,801 participants, almost two-thirds of whom (3,707) had metabolic syndrome at the start of the study. Another 2,094 participants developed metabolic syndrome during the study. After about three years, the researchers didnt see any differ ences among the diet groups as far as who developed metabolic syndrome. But, after almost five years they found that participants in the two Mediterranean-diet groups were more likely to have lost some belly fat and to have lower blood sugar levels. As a result, just under 30 percent of those on one of the Mediterranean diets who started the trial with metabolic syndrome no longer met the criteria, the study team reports in the Canadian Medical Association Journal. The higher reversion rate of metabolic syndrome was mainly observed in those individuals allocated to the Mediterranean diet supplemented with extra-virgin olive oil, Salas-Salvado said. Since there were no differences in weight loss or energy expenditure from physical activity among the groups, he added, the benefits can be attributed to differences in the dietary pattern. We can speculate that a Mediterranean diet, particularly one supplemented with extra-virgin olive oil (which has anti-inflammatory properties), could exert positive effects on fat redistribution, Salas-Salvado said. The study authors also note that past research has credited olive oil with lowering high blood sugar and reducing insulin resistance, a difficulty processing blood sugar that often precedes diabetes. Alice Lichtenstein, director of the Cardiovascular Nutrition Laboratory at Tufts University in Boston, called the study findings interesting, but depending on how they are superimposed on the U.S. diet, (they) may or may not be of benefit, she said in an email. Taking the habitual U.S. diet, which in two-thirds of Americans is consumed in excess of energy needs, and adding olive oil or nuts, without taking something out hopefully, refined carbohy drate would not be predicted to have the desired effect, said Lichtenstein, who wasnt involved in the Spanish research. However, she added, dropping total calories, particularly in the form of sugar and things like white bread and white pasta, and making up some of the calories as unsaturated fat would likely have a benefit. Lichtenstein also pointed out that the low fat control diet used in the study contained about 37 percent of energy from fat, which is high relative to the typical U.S. diet that has about 32 percent of energy as fat. Certainly no one is currently recommending low fat diets for anyone, Lichtenstein said. The current recommendation for indi viduals with insulin resistance is that they consume a diet closer to 35 percent of energy as fat. Olive oil, nuts may help reverse heart risk factorsBy SHEREEN LEHMANREUTERS AP PHOTOThis Nov. 21, 2008 le photo shows shelled pecans at the Navarro Pecan Company in Corsicana, Texas. Help yourself to some nuts this holiday season: Regular nut eaters were less likely to die of cancer or heart disease, in fact, were less likely to die of any cause during a 30-year Harvard study. PHOTO PROVIDED BY MCTWalnuts and other nuts are rich in nutrients that provide a boost of energy but also keep a person feeling full.Senior Circle programBayfront Health Port Charlotte and Punta Gorda invites local businesses to participate in the new Senior Circle program. Merchants who offer discounts or special values to Senior Circle members will be featured in a members-only discount directory. This is a great opportunity for mer chants to promote and showcase their business to this important consumer group. This dynamic senior program, which replaces the previous Senior Extra program, has a membership consisting of health-minded local adults, age 50 or better. 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Page 14 The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 NEWS & NOTESTour de North PortPeople for Trees Inc., a nonprot native tree advocacy group, will have its annual Tour de North Port bicycle ride on Oct. 26. Sponsors and volunteers are now being sought for this years Its the Green Pumpkin! a fun ride that will feature trickor-treat stops, costume and decorated-helmet contests, homemade snacks and desserts, and a catered breakfast and lunch. The on-road bicycle ride will begin from Imagine School at North Port up per campus, located at 2757 Sycamore St., off Toledo Blade Boulevard. Cyclists will follow their chosen 15-, 35or 65-mile route through the pine at-woods, historical sites and parks of the city. It is not a race. The $40 registration includes full mobile SAG support provided by Louies Bicycle shop. The rst 250 to register are guaranteed a free ride T-shirt. Visit for registration information. Proceeds support the efforts of PFT to create awareness about the impor tance of protecting and maintaining our native tree canopy through educational programs, workshops, landscaping projects and tree plantings. Sponsorship levels are $100 for a T-shirt sponsor and $200 for full sponsorship. Those interested in being a sponsor and/or volunteering should contact Alice White at 941-426-9752 or Cancer support ministryThe First United Methodist Church of Punta Gorda offers a faith based cancer support group to all adult cancer survivors and their caregivers. Meetings are held the rst Wednesday of each month. Meeting time is 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Room 9 of the church, 507 W. Marion Ave., Punta Gorda. The meeting is called Hope for the Journey: Coping with Cancer through Faith New participants are always welcome and encouraged to attend, regardless of their cancer type, church afliation or faith base. Please contact Jane and/or Brian Sheppard at 941-575-4647 or with questions or to indicate your interest in becoming a part of this group as a participant, facilitator or resource.Diabetes support groupCome share your ideas and experiences coping with diabetes in an in formal discussion group from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Monday Nov. 10 at First Presbyterian Church of Punta Gorda, 25250 Airport Road, Punta Gorda. For more information, call 941-639-1959New number for crisis stabilizationCharlotte Behavioral Health Care has a new business and information line for its crisis stabilization unit. Local businesses, relatives of patients on the unit, doctors and other who may need to reach the CSU for non-emergency reasons should call 941-347-6477. A 24-hour CSU crisis line is available. A clinician will answer the line from 8 a.m.-11 p.m. and CSU staff from 11 p.m.-8 a.m. Blood glucose testingThe Punta Gorda Lions Club now has members who have been trained and certied in blood glucose testing. It is important that blood glucose levels be monitored and, if elevated, may indicate the onset of diabetes, a leading cause of vision problems. If your organization is having an event, health fair or other public medical screening activity, the Punta Goda Lions can provide personnel and equipment to do blood glucose testing. Contact Judy Chorazak at 941-585-9020 for details.Fawcett offers discounted mammograms in OctoberOctober is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Fawcett Memorial Hospital is encouraging women and men to become proactive about their breast health by offering discounted mammograms throughout October. The earlier breast cancer is found, the greater chance a patient has at beating it, said Lisa Gardner, director of diagnostic imaging at Fawcett. There are two-and-a-half million breast cancer survivors in the United States. Women and men cant choose their diagnosis, but they can take precautions to nd breast cancer and begin treatment as early as possible. Throughout the month of October, Fawcett will be offering $65 mammogram screenings through the hospitals radiology department. Appointments can be scheduled by calling 866-463-7103. Fawcett Memorial Hospital recommends that women in their 20s and 30s do monthly breast self-exams and undergo a clinical breast exam at least every three years. Women should have a clinical breast exam and a mammogram every year after age 40, according to Gardner. The American Cancer Society (ACS) estimates that more than 220,000 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year and more than 40,000 will die. Breast cancer is currently the second leading cause of death among women and one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Fortunately, the number of breast cancer deaths continues to decrease each year as more women learn about the importance of early detection techniques. Alzheimers disease seminarFirst United Methodist Church, 507 W. Marion Ave., Punta Gorda, will host a seminar, The Basics of Alzheimers Disease, from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Nov. 8. For more information, contact Marilyn Gregory at 941-286-6075 or open enrollmentThe First United Methodist Church of Punta Gorda will offer two educational seminars Medicare Open Enrollment, which through Dec 7. At 9:30 a.m. Oct. 11, a counselor from Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders (SHINE) will highlight major changes in Medicare plans and provide an overview of Medicare. From 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 21, counselors will be available to help seniors compare Medicare plans and options, and assist in the enrollment process. First come, rst served. Be sure to bring Medicare and insurance cards to the counseling session. The church is located at 507 W. Marion Ave, Punta Gorda. For more information, contact Marilyn Gregory at 941-286-6075 or marilyngregory1@ Bayfront October eventsThe public is invited to attend the following October events hosted by Bayfront Health Port Charlotte and Punta Gorda: A womans health needs change depending on her age and stage of life. Ask questions and get answers. Free. Call 941-637-2497 to register. Oct. 28, 5-6 p.m., One-on-One Answers About Hip and Knee Pain Speaker: Mark J. Davis, MD, Orthopedic Surgery Bayfront Health Punta Gorda Medical Ofce Plaza, 4th Floor Conference Room, 713 E. Marion Ave., Punta Gorda Learn to identify the various causes and symptoms of hip and knee pain and understand the different treatment options both non-surgical and surgical. Have your questions answered, one-on-one. Free. Call 941637-2497 to register. Oct. 30, 5-6 p.m., Knee Disorders and Available Treatment Options: A Less Invasive Approach for Knee Pain (LIVE demo) Speaker: Ronald M. Constine, MD, Orthopedic Surgery Bayfront Health Port Charlotte, Conference Center, 2500 Harbor Blvd., Port Charlotte If knee pain is keeping you from doing the things you love, nd out about the advanced orthopedic treatment options at Bayfront Health. Free. Call 941-637-2497 to register.Parkinsons support groupsThe Neuro Challenge Foundation for Parkinsons in North Port offers free support for families dealing with the challenges of Parkinsons disease. Parkinsons Wellness Clubs take place at 1:30 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month. A Care Partner Support Group with simultaneous Parkinsons Empowerment Hour takes place every at 1:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the month. All meetings take place at Neuro Challenge Foundations ofce at 5600 Peace River Road, North Port. For more information, call 941928-5886 or to make a care advising appointment, or email at carisa@ The Englewood Parkinsons Support Group meets from 10-11 a.m. the third Friday of every month at Englewood Community Hospitals Suncoast Auditorium. For more information, please call Sue McNamara at 941-270-2505. The Punta Gorda/Port Charlotte Parkinsons Support Group and Care Partner Support Group meet from 10:30-11:30 a.m. the fourth Friday of every month at Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association. For more information, please call Kelly Gaylord at 941-637-6418 or visit www. support groupsThe Alzheimers Association Florida Gulf Coast Chapter-afliated support groups are for family members, caregivers, and others interested in learning more about Alzheimers disease. Local meetings are held at the following locations: Gulf Cove United Methodist Church, 1100 S. McCall Road, Port Charlotte, meets at 1 p.m. on the third Friday of the month. Living Waters Lutheran Church, 12475 Chancellor Blvd., Port Charlotte, meets at 10:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Friday of the month. Respite provided at location. Village Place Assisted Living, 18400 Cochran Blvd., Port Charlotte, meets at 10 a.m. on the third Thursday of the month. Royal Palm Retirement Center, 2500 Aaron St., Port Charlotte, meets at 10 a.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month. South Port Square (Harbour Terrace), 23033 Westchester Blvd, Port Charlotte, meets at 3 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month. Saint Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church, 1441 Spear St., Port Charlotte, meets at 2:30 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month. Port Charlotte United Methodist Church, 21075 Quesada Ave., Port Charlotte, meets at 3 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month. Life Care Center, 450 Shreve St., Punta Gorda, meets at 3 p.m. on the third Monday of the month. Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association, 2001 Shreve St., Punta Gorda, meets at 3 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. Desoto County Public Library, 125 N. Hillsborough Ave., Arcadia, meets at 11 a.m. on the rst Wednesday of the month. First Alliance Church, 20444 Midway Blvd., Port Charlotte, meets at 3 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month (The meeting at the First Alliance Church is a Younger Onset diagnosis support group. This group is for individuals with a diagnosis before the age of 65 the person with a diagnosis and caregiver are both welcome. The person who has been diagnosed needs to be younger than 65 and needs to be able to engage in a conversation with others). Please contact Linda Howard with any questions concerning this group, 941-235-7470. For information concerning support groups, or for more information on services provided through the Alzheimers Association, call 800-2723900 or 941-235-7470. 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The Sun /Saturday, October 25, 2014 Page 15 The Florida Hospital Association installed its 2014-15 Board of Trustees at its annual meeting Oct. 16 in Orlando. David Verinder, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System CEO, is installed to the board. Verinder joined Sarasota Memorial as chief nancial ofcer in 2006 and has served as a key member of the public health systems executive team for eight years. He became Chief Operating Ofcer in 2010 and CEO in July. New and returning members of the FHA board ofcers are chairman, Allen Weiss, MD, president/CEO of NCH Healthcare System; vice chair/chair man-elect, Mark Faulkner, president/ CEO of Baptist Health Care; treasurer Jim Burkhart, president/CEO of Tampa General Hospital; secretary, Bruce Rueben, president of Florida Hospital Association; and immediate past chairman Mark Robitaille, president/ CEO of Martin Health System. Newly elected trustees are Susan Davis, president/CEO of Sacred Heart Health System ; Hugh Greene, president/CEO of Baptist Health; Jamal Hakim, MD, president/CEO of Orlando Health; Don Henderson, president/ CEO of Central Florida Health Alliance; Edward Jimenez, CEO of University of Florida Health; David Verinder, president/CEO of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System; and Peter Wozniak, CEO of Venice Regional Medical Center Returning Trustees are Jonathan Ellen, MD, President/CEO of All Childrens Hospital; Moody Chisholm Jr., president/CEO of St. Vincents HealthCare; Aurelio Fernandez, executive VP/COO of Memorial Healthcare System; Lars Houmann, president/ CEO of Florida Hospital; Joe Gordy, president/CEO of Flagler Hospital Inc.; Steve Johnson, president/CEO of Health First Inc.; Brian Keeley, president/CEO of Baptist Health South Florida; Roger Kirk, president of Bethesda Health Inc.; Jack Kolosky, executive VP, COO and president of Hospital Corp. of H. Lee Moftt Cancer Center; Mark OBryant, president/CEO of Tallahassee Memorial Hospital; Steve Mason, president/CEO of BayCare Health System; Carlos Migoya, CEO of Jackson Health System; Jim Nathan, President/CEO of Lee Memorial Health System; Frank Nask, president/CEO of Broward Health;and Mike Schultz, president/CEO, West Florida Division of Florida Hospital The Florida Hospital Association is comprised of 238 hospitals and health systems from across the state. Through representation and advocacy, education, and informational services, we support the mission of our members to provide the highest quality of care to the patients we serve. For more information, visit Sarasota Memorial chief joins Florida Hospital Association Board PHOTO PROVIDEDDavid Verinder, CEO of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, has joined the Florida Hospital Associations Board of Trustees. When the Food & Drug Administration recalls your all natural dietary supplement for containing prescription pharmaceuticals, you may think that ensures a rapid restoration of the misbranded product to its wholesome natural state, right? Wrong, says a new study. Several months after supplements were recalled for being illegally laced with prescription drugs, researchers bought them off the shelves and from the online inventories of supplement retailers and checked whether they continued to contain the illegal substances for which theyd been recalled. In two-thirds of cases, the supplements did. And in more than 1 in 5 cases, the researchers found a second (or more) illegal ingredients in the recalled products. Either the supplement maker had doubled down in the wake of the FDAs recall, adding more illegal ingredients to the product, or the FDA had failed to ag the additional adulteration in the rst place. Those ndings came in a research letter published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association. More than half of adult Americans use nutritional supplements of some sort, mostly vitamin and mineral supple ments. But products that often include herbal and botanical extracts and are marketed as bodybuilding, weight-loss or sexual enhancement aids are a multibillion-dollar business. Unlike drugs, dietary supplements dont have to be proved safe before being sold, and manufacturers can make general claims about health benets. With limited powers to regulate nutritional supplements, the FDA in recent years has stepped up its recalls of nutritional supplements that are adulterated with prescription medications. In the three years beginning January 2009, the agency demanded that 274 such supplements be withdrawn from the market until the prescription drugs they illegally contained was removed. More often than not, however, the latest assessment suggests the FDA is failing to enforce its orders. The sam ples-roughly three-quarters of which were produced by American manufacturers-were drawn anywhere from eight to 52 months after recalls had been ordered. The average sample was taken about three years after a recall. Of the 27 dietary supplements sampled by a team led by Dr. Pieter A. Cohen, 13 were sports-enhancement nutritional supplements, and 11 of them 85 percent continued to contain prescription ingredients (including anabolic steroids). Of nine weight-loss products sampled, six continued to contain prescription medications. Natural miracle cures peddled for weight loss can include any number of ingredients, ranging from unproven to outright harmful. The recalled products typically included sibutramine (marketed as Meridia) or phenolphthalein. Phenolphthalein is a laxative that is being withdrawn from over-the-counter medications as a possible carcinogen, and sibutramine was withdrawn from the market in 2010 after it found to have increased the risk of cardiovascular events such as stroke and heart attack. Among the illegal substances found in the supplements were a sibutramine analog, benzyl sibutramine, thats never been tested in humans. Although dietary supplements marketed as male enhancement are frequently recalled for containing sildenal (better known as Viagra), only one of the ve such products sampled still had the prescription product in it. If the FDA intends to protect the American public from products that could ply them with unknown prescription medications, Cohen wrote, it will need to increase its enforcement of supplement recalls and may need additional powers or resources to do the job.Supplements safe after FDA recall? Dont count on itBy MELISSA HEALYLOS ANGELES TIMESJust in time for u season, Google is experimenting with a feature that provides live video-chat advice to searchers looking for information on some medical conditions. Weve all probably convinced our selves at least once through frantic online searching, that we or our children have some sort of undiagnosed chronic or catastrophic disease. (Ebola, were looking at you.) With the video-chat option, Google may be able to alleviate some of those concerns by providing a real, live doctor to tamp down that panic level at those times when youre trying to gure out whether its worth scheduling a doctors appointment. Google conrmed that its running the program in a limited trial. When youre searching for basic health infor mation from conditions like insomnia or food poisoning our goal is provide you with the most helpful information available, Google said in a statement. Were trying this new feature to see if its useful to people. During the trial period, Google is covering all the costs of the online consultations. A Reddit user rst brought attention to the feature part of Googles general advice service, Helpouts in a post showing Google offering a video-chat option for his search on knee pain. Not every medical query yields the option for a live chat, and in some cases searchers may be asked to set up an appointment rather than have immediate access to a medical professional. Telehealth is an area of medicine that a lot of companies have been looking at, particularly to improve health care in rural parts of the country. 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Dark Grey, toup.$75 941-497-6264 DESK, Oak, corner, 5+ drawers, 5X5.5, Nice! $125 941889-7277 DINETTE SET WOOD CHAIRS & TABLETOP $100 941-6816417 DINING ROOM Set Glass with Chrome Base Table With Matching Side table & Matching Lamp $400 941-286-4880 DINING ROOM TABLE w/ 4 Chairs Wood 70 by 36 w/ 18 in leaf. $100 941-235-3166 DINING SET 38X60 Table with 4 matching chairs, fruitwood top with white legs, exc. cond. $225 941-429-5144 DINING SET 6pcs set $175 941-456-1100 DINING SET Octagon table w leaf & 4 castor chairs $75 502-558-0990 DINING TABLE & Chairs 5x45 6 chairs. $200 941350-0858 DINING TABLE w 4 chairs & bench all wood $275 631487-2413 DINING TABLE w/4 upholstered armchairs oak $125 941-769-4949 DINING TABLE/6CHAIRS Wood 54square with leaf $475 941-882-4545 DINNING TABLE 4 chairs table wood $125 941-3304643 DISPLAY CABINET Glass/wood/cherry finish $260 941-624-0364 DRESSER double 6 DrawersMaple $35 941-637-1459 DRESSER W/MIRROR. Light wood. Good condition. $70 540-622-4412 ELEPHANT ENDTABLE 18in glass top $50 814-262-0041 ENTERTAINMENT CENTER Blonde holds 32TV $75 941-426-1745 ENTERTAINMENT CENTER EXPAND TO 60 $275 941629-3490 ENTERTAINMENT CENTER with 2 End Tables $75 941426-1745 ENTERTAINMENT CENTER wood/whitewash $225 941275-5837 ENTERTAINMENT CENTERS (2) $100 941-830-3438 ETERGERE oak with TV Nice, $45 419-681-1105 FOOT STOOL All Wood w/ Uphol. Remov. Cushion. $15 941-629-2699 HEADBOARD Queen size. Light wood. Good cond. $20 540-622-4412 IBUYFURNITURE Or anything of value! 941-485-4964 JAMES RIVER hickory 8 pc din set. China cab, 6 chairs 2 w/arm, oval table with two leaf ext. $2,300. 941-637-1017 KITCHEN TABLE & 4 Chairs Wood 42 in rd w/16 in butterfly leaf. Chairs tan fabric. $250 941-235-3166 LANAI Furniture 6 PVC Chairs + table. $165 941-764-0429 LANAI SET 13-PC Must be seen! Nice! $475 941-575-8751 LANI FURNITURE glass table 4 chairs $60 941-391-6377 LOVE SEAT Avacado color very nice $150 810-7663266 LOVESEAT 66,xtra pillows $35 941-769-4949 MATTRESS & BOX. New Will Sell $100. 941-629-5550 MIRROR tropical style 48x30 beautiful $30 941-627-6542 PATIO SET Hanamint Outdoor Loveseat Bench Like New $195 941-525-0756 FURNITURE6035 BED DBL Clean Mattress with frame $85; Dresser Wood $50; Love seats 2 Matching. $50/ea Headboard Nice $150; arm chair upholstered w/ ottoman $30; Assorted patio furniture $30 $50 412-629-2474 BED Full, headboard, footboard, side rails. Antique white. Includes (like new) box spring & mattress, bed skirt, bedspread, comforter and matching curtains. $250 941249-8840 BED sgl incl hd, bd, fr, matt and box spring $75 941-725-7941 BEDROOM FURNITURE Queen bedroom suite $300 423-773-6336 BEDROOM SET 5 piece with Mirror. Queen size, $200 941-474-0617 BEDROOM SET F / Q Headboard, armoire, 3 drawer dresser, nightstand. $200 941-235-3166 BEDROOM SET QUEEN Dresser, chest paul bunyan $375 941-769-4949 BOX SPRING and mattress Queen Set, $40 941-5394178 CEDAR CHEST by lane Needs refinishing. $50 941-8897837 CEILING FAN 52 in. dia. W/light, multi sp. $39 941639-7766 CHAIR Nice comfortable beige club style. PC $30 502558-0990 CHAIR Soft ivory fabric. Swivels. DC $75 443-6188161 CHAIR W OTTOMAN beautifull all leather $225 941-5756217 CHAISE LOUNGES, 2 adj stacking EZ roll $75 941-575-8751 CHEST wood three drawers. Very Good $100 941-8759519 COFFEE TABLE Wicker and Glass $20 941-488-0417 COMPLETE LIVING Room & Complete twin bdrm set, like new, High End. 941-270-1151 COMPUTER TABLE Light brown. Good cond. $25 941875-9519 COUCH &loveseat FL colors, Like new$175; Oriental tables $125 941-743-0503 COUCH faux RATTAN/FABRIC LIKE NEW! $299 941-2755837 COUCHLOVESEAT reclines, Armoire, Light house, desk, hosp bed, (941)-628-9030 CURIO CABINET brown with glass. 5ftx3ft $80 941-8759519 CURIO CABINET Lighted. $125 Armchair w/ ottoman. Print. $75 941-639-7062 CURIO CABINET w glass shevles and mirror $175 941-627-5278 DAY BED King, Rattan. W/ Dresser & Mirrior Exc. Cond. $350 941-270-3466 DAYBED wood hi riser -2 tw matt ex.cond. $499 941-6274619 DESK &Chair Danish Teakwood exc cond PG $275 715545-2590 DESK CHAIR Roll around desk chair Black, like new $20 419-681-1105 DESK, DROP front top 3dr,32w x18d Englewood $95 734-770-8335 DESK, LARGE MISSION OAK, mint condition, $200 obo. 941-421-4646.


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UsedOnce! $500941-698-0960 CHOPSAW 10 Chop Saw $100 941-637-8476 CREEPER TEAM mechanix plastic $10 941-451-3958 DELTA PLANER Used very little $200 941-637-8476 DRILL &SAWSET 18v cordless DeWalt $200 941-2043742 DRILL/DRIVER KIT Ryobi 12V 3/8 cordless $23 941451-3958 ELECTRIC SNAKE (2) kit exc. cond. cost 450 $200 941585-8149 ENGINE STAND New in box 750lb capacity $50 941-6252627 GENERATOR 5550 watt Briggs and Stratton new $375 941-575-8226 GENERATOR COLEMAN 5000 WATT NEW $400 941445-2750 GENERATOR Generac. W/ Cable and Owners Manual. 2 Years Old. Paid $690, Asking$395 941-697-6631 HAND TRUCK good cond $60 941-380-2991 JACK HUSKY 3ton suv Good condition. $30 941-979-1483 LADDER 8 extension, Heavy Duty $35 941-929-5432 LADDER LITTLE GIANT Sys like new $100 941-875-5512 LADDER Werner 8ft. 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FRI-SAT 9-2 32 Torrington Street (at Veterans Blvd). new or like new items!! must see!!!!! FRI-SAT..8-3 1017 COMSTOCK ST. SEMI MOVING SALE, BEDROOM SET, STOVE, FUTON, WICKER STAND ,ENT. CENTER, LOTS OF CLOTHS, KITCHEN ITEMS, SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE AND ALL MUST GO!! FRI.-SAT. 8AM-4PM 18123 Bracken Circle. Furniture, Adult & Kids Clothing, Desks, Housewares & Much More! FRI.-SUN. 8AM-4, MOVING SALE! 806 Springlake Blvd NW. Fine Jewelry & Glass, Big Mans Clothes, Nice Furn. & Xmas Ornaments. Household Goods, Fashion Clothes and Tools. NOEARLYBIRDS!! JIMS ESTATE SALE FRI-SAT 9:00-3 SUN 10-2 4406 Meager Circle Haier Wine Coolers, Orchid Plants, Diecast Cars, Riding Mower, Piano TONS OF STUFF! !""#$'&(% SAT ONLY 8-1 2040 Winningway St. clothes, toys, household, books and lots of misc. SAT. 10-2 21248 Wynyard Ave. Household & Misc Items! No Early Birds! SAT. 10-2 4280 James St #8 Whidd Ind Pk Clearance furn. tools, fishing, household, bikes,Halloween costumes. SAT. 9:30-2 321W. Virginia. MOVINGSALE, Furniture, Bookcases, Books, Clothing, Household, & More!! PT. CHARLOTTE/DEEP CREEK GARAGE SALES6006 SAT. ONLY 9-5 2301 Granadeer St Two Electric Stoves, Generator, Bakers Rack, Sm Sail Boat w/ Motor Needs TLC, Lots of Misc. PUNTAGORDA GARAGE SALES6007 FRI 9-2,SAT-SUN 8-2 30175 Alder Rd. Halloween Cost., Xbox 360 Games, Blue Rays, DVDs,Furn., TONSOF LEGOS Boys Clothes, Shoes &More! FRI-SAT 7AM-3PM Burnt Store Isles 531 Madrid Blvd. Lamps, Luggage, etc. Spend $10, Get a Free Beanie! FRI-SAT8-2 3624 Bonaire Ct.. 2 wicker love seats, household items, porcelain dolls, Much More!!!!! FRI. 8-12 & SAT. 8-10 261 Venezia Ct. ESTATE SALE Assisted by the Isles Girls and Guys. (Dir: West on Marion; Left on Venezia) Sofa (Queen Sleeper); Chairs; Cabinets; Speakers; Television; Corner Table; Korean Chest; Coffee Table; Wall Unit; Lamps; Sofa; Bookcase; Twin Beds; Pictures; Artificial Plants; Drill Press; Radial Saw; Boating Supplies; Wheelbarrow; Lanai Set; Grill; Card Table & Chairs; Miscellaneous Kitchen & Garage items. Buyers are responsible for removal of purchased items. Our Cashier has a list of qualified, independent movers. FRI. AND SAT 7-1 7306 Powder Puff Ct. Burnt Store MeadowsHUGE HUGE SALE HIGH END, Quality Furniture, clothes, tools, lawn mowers,Dont Miss this one. Call 941-628-4420 PUNTAGORDA GARAGE SALES6007 FRIDAY ONLY 8:3012:00 3612 Whippoorwill Blvd! PGI. MOVING SALE! Sofa Sleeper Qn., Oak Cabinet & plenty of household items. FRIDAY-SATURDAY 8-2 76 Sabal Dr. PGI. Lay-Z-Boy Recliner, 6 Piece King Bedroom Set, Kenmore Washer &Dryer, Household Goods, Sofa &Loveseat, 2 Twin Beds 2008 Pontiac Solstice, Pool Equipment & Mens &Womens Clothing. SUN ONLY 10-2. Creekside 10039 Winding River Rd ESTATE SALE. Household, furn.-yard-exercise equip., DVD %*$)*&#!$& #&*,!-&&"'"*+( ROTONDAAREA GARAGE SALES6008 TAILGATE SALE &INDOOR CRAFT SHOW SATURDAY ONLY 9-2 501 Rotonda Blvd. W. S. VENICE AREA GARAGE SALES6010 DOME FLEA MARKET Jewelry, Art, Coins, Produce, Gifts, Souvenirs, Golf, Avon, Sunglasses, Socks, Games, hats, Purses, Custom Ts, Tag Sale items, & More. Fri, Sat, Sun 9-4 5115 State Road 776. SAT. 8AM 5071 EGRET RD. FISHING, tools, Hm decor, xmas, Model train & more. SAT., 10/25, 9am-3pm Lakes Of Jacaranda Community Yard Sale! 575 Lake of the Woods Drive. Rain Date: Sunday 10/26. VENICE AREA GARAGE SALES6011 FRI-SAT 8-4 1773 Coconut Dr. Household, Christmas, Tools, Excerciser, PCDesk, TV, &MUCHMORE! FRI-SAT 9-1 962 Sklar Dr. Quality Merchandise, Furniture, China, Glassware, Collec., Wm Clothes, Jewelry, Linens, Antiques &More. ,$))!$ ,$))!$ 2.+%.()# 2.+%.()# 3%&$+)4*$ 3%&$+)4*$ 4/)!$ 4/)!$ 01'**4"4$%*01'**4"4$%*FRI.-MON. 9am-7pm 1284 Ogden Rd. Arts Studio Closing! Sculptures, Alum. Wall & Paintings,, Tools & Equip. Misc. & Wood Crafts! FRI.-MON. 9am-7pm 1284 Ogden Rd. Camping: Tents, Backpacks. Porcelin Dolls, Beanie Babies, Christmas Items, Books, Games, Clothes, Dishes, ETC! FURNITURE BARGAINS GALORE & MUCH MORE JEWISH CONGREGATION OF VENICE 600 N. AUBURNRD (Off East Venice Ave.) SUNDAYOctober 26th 10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m. *Great buys for the home,Including complete household furnishings, original art work, collectibles, clocks, books, and the list goes on!*Enjoy big delicious corned beefand pastrami sandwiches with all the fixings. Call for more info 941-484-2022 SAT. 8AM-12PM ANNUAL Sawgrass Community Wide Garage Sale! E. Venice Ave to Auburn Rd., Main or South Gate. SATURDAY 8-12 1005 Tamoshanter Court. Moving Garage sale. Rugs, Furniture, & Tools.


\005t t\004\003rfnftbtf)37( fn \r\006b\006 CHEVY7040 2014 CHEVY MALIBU Only 6,684 Miles! $17,100. 863-494-3838 Dlr. 2014 CHEVYSONIC Only 5,946 Miles! $12,984. 863-494-3838 Dlr. 2014 CHEVY TAHOELT LTHR 7,599 MI $35,990 855-280-4707 DLR CHRYSLER7050 2001 CHRYSLER300M This Car Is Pure Class!! Absolutely Gorgeous!! $5995941-916-9222 2001 CHRYSLER SEBRING 75.3k Mi, Auto, PS, PW, Red, New Tires & Rear Struts. Great Cond! $4500 941-966-1758 2013 CHRYSLER 300C NAV 17K MI $24,990 855-280-4707 DLR DODGE7060 2003 DODGE RAM-1500 DAIMLER SLT 85K MI $8,745 855-481-2060 DLR 2005 DODGE DAKOTA DALIMER SLT 110K MI $8,950 855-481-2060 Dlr 2005 SATURN L300 4DR V6 87K MI $3,950 855-481-2060 Dlr 2013 DODGE CHALLENGERR/T HEMI 7,021 MI $27,911 855-280-4707 DLR FORD7070 1968 FORD MUSTANG 351 Windsor. $2,500 941-204-7878 1990CROWN VICTORIA Classic LTD, mint in & out, must see $2000. 575-0040. FREE MERCHANDISE ADS!! To place a FREE merchandise ad go to: SUN-CLASSIFIEDS.COM and place your ad. CLICK ON CLICK HERE TO PLACE YOUR AD NOW and follow the prompts. FREE ads are for merchandise UNDER $500. and the ad must be placed online by you. One item per ad, the ad must be 3 lines or less, price must appear in the ad. Your ad will appear online & in print for 7 days! Some restrictions do apply. LIMIT5 FREEADS PERWEEK **Everyone Needs to Register on Our New Site** Need To Place a Classified Ad? Enter your classified ad and pay with your credit card24 hours a day, 7 days week BUICK7020 2007 BUICK LUCERNE 4DR CXL 35K MI $12,854 855-481-2060 DLR 2012 BUICK REGAL TURBO Only 17,825 Miles! $18,825. 863-494-3838 Dlr. CADILLAC7030 1988 CADILLAC SEDANDEVILLE White, Good shape, New tires, needs a new seal for oil leak, make an offer phone/ fax 941-497-6123. 2004 CADILLAC DEVILLE Sedan. White. 88k Mi. GPS, Bluetooth, Sat. Radio., Lthr. $6,500/obo 941-423-4324 2007 CADILLAC SRX Exc. Cond. 4 New Tires. 3rd Row Seat. Black.71K Mi. $10,999 207-399-4500 2008 CADILLACDTS, 69K Miles. Beautiful Cond! Many Extras! $14,550 941-918-0692 #56 1'4!!*-*.0! 6$2$"( -$"/$5,-*%04)$3, 35/4+$&., 35/414", CHEVY7040 1999 CHEVY CORVETTE CONV. Low Mi., New Chrome Wheels &Tires, Z-51 w/Heads Up Display. Tan Top &Interior, Like New Cond. $23,500 941-374-2562 2001 CHEVY MONTE CARLO Exc. Cond. $3,500/obo 941-214-0889 2004 CHEVY CORVETTE, Only 17,001 Miles! $25,984. 863-494-3838 Dlr. 2008 CHEVROLET COBALT 36K MI $8,745 855-481-2060 DLR 2010 CHEVROLET HHR LS 98K MI $7,879 855-481-2060 DLR 2010 CHEVY CAMARO, Only3,895 Miles! $31,277. 863-494-3838 Dlr. 2010 CHEVY MALIBULT 30K MI $11,911 855-280-4707 DLR 2011 CHEVY CAMARO 2LT, Only 5,000 Miles! $25,984. 863-494-3838 Dlr. 2012 CHEVY VOLT, Only 22,165 Miles! $18,500. 863-494-3838 Dlr. 2014 CHEVY CRUZE, Only 8,628 Miles! $14,400. 863-494-3838 Dlr. 2014 CHEVY IMPALA, Only 10,024 Miles! $19,725. 863-494-3838 Dlr. MISCELLANEOUS6260 KARATE OUTFIT-JUDO medium-jacket pants $5 941-4455619 KIRBY VACUMM Kirby G6 Vacuum w/all attachments and rug shampoo. $250 941-2047323 MOTORCYCLE HELMETS 2 Both w/built in visors $25 314-609-1540 NOI DONTWANTTOSELLMY RECORDCOLLECTIONBUT... MYWIFESAYSI HAVETO! ALLORNOTHING. CALLFOR DETAILS941-496-9252 PINKING SHEARE Gingher 7 1/2 in. never used $35 941697-9857 PROPELLER fits Yamaha-mercury gearcase. $175 941204-7052 RECORD ALBUM COVERS all kinds of Music. .50 Cents each. Bulk Sale! 941-4969252 RECORD COLLECTION includes album covers 50 cents each. Entire collection. 941-496-9252 ROOFTOPCARRIER samsonitenew in box $30 941624-5233 SCOPE MOUNT Beretta 92/Taurus 92/99 (Aimtech) $30 941-585-8149 SENTRY SAFE 1170Fireproof security file $50 941456-3986 SEWING MACHINE sewing machine 9415054214 125 $125 941-505-4214 SHIPPING CARTONS New 22X22X57 $5 941-6286251 SMOKER SMOKEY Mountain, Gas, New in box, includes tank $75 941-625-6536 TEMPUR-PEDIC TOP for Quinn mattress $70 941-2448138 TIFFANY PENDANT Light Leaded cream & amber $25 941-769-4949 TOW BAR FALCON 6000#ALL TERRAIN $325 941-447-7927 TR-3 PARTS misc, fit 56-62 models $200 941-447-8982 VESSEL SINK New White4.5x18x26.5 $185 941-681-2433 VHS TAPES-MOVIES Many to choose from $1 941-4455619 WINDOW AWNING 69 L x 43 W $75 269-251-4543 WOOD CIGAR BOXES 20. For crafts/storage $20 941-2580472 WANTED TO BUY/TRADE6270 Cash paid FOR WWI WWII Korean Vietnam,German, Japanese, etc Military items (941)-416-3280 7000TRANSPORTATION AUTOMOTIVE7005 WE BUY CARS Top Dollar for your car or truck Call us today APPLIANCES6250 DEHUMIDIFIER ENERGY Star, $50 941-625-6536 STOVE GE Elec Range good cond $250 941-637-7993 STOVE GEsolid top $110 941-380-2991 STOVE glass top hotpoint great in fair cond $95 941725-7941 WASHER & DRYER Set Bisque clean! $250 941-4861540 WASHER & DRYER Whirpool Sears. $150 412-638-7145 WHSER & DRYER Stackable Runs great. $450 941-7690605 MISCELLANEOUS6260 AFFORDABLE SMOKES$1.30/PACK$13./CARTON ROLLYOUROWNATHOME! TOPBRANDTOBACCOS, TUBES, CASES, RYO MACHINES& PARTSVAPOR E-CIGS E-LIQUIDMADEINUSA LOW PRICES! ROLL A PACK TOBACCO 2739 Taylor Rd. P.G. 941-505-2233 AM.FLAG EMBOSSED Aluminum NEW 12x18 $29.95 941-496-9252 BASE PLATE FOR A HONDA FIT $125 941-447-7927 BBR GRILL Weber Spirit 3 burner, VG $300 941-9791483 BED & DRESSER solid pine $100 941-505-1663 BOAT &TRAILER Metal boat & trailer $325 941-979-9330 BUMPER POOLTABLE 40 x 54 3 cues. $75 941637-4995 CARGO CARRIER Voyager box on SUV roof $60 941244-8138 CHAIR CUSHION PAPASAN EX CD 55 RND $15 941286-4894 COFFEE MAKER West Bend 100 Cup $20 941-766-1139 COLEMAN COOLER 48 QT good shape $15 941-6245233 CRAB TRAPS NEW. W/ROPE, FLOAT, ZINC, REBAR $35 941-830-0998 CRAFTMAN ROUTER like new $35 941-681-2433 DEEP FRYER Presto Digital ProFry used once $20 941766-1139 DEHUMIDIFIER, AS-IS, needs freeon $15 941-4969252 DOLPHINS VS BILLS tickets 40 yard line $200 941-2351006 DRESSERS2 nitestands, sacrafice $395 941-4969252 EXT. STEP LADDER to 17 ft. COSCO world gr $120 941244-8138 FIREWOOD SEASONED split oak 1/2 facecord FREE DELY $120 941-526-7589 FIREWOOD Split, Bundled, and ready for the firepit! Perfect for these cooler nights! Pine, Oak, Citrus 941-468-4372 FOOT PUMP strong rust-proof ex. $10 941-391-6377 HARD HATS construction workers $5 941-445-5619 HORSE SHOE set Steel Reg $18 941-496-9252 INVESTMENT BOOKS (10) Fisher,Templeton,etc. $50 941-585-8149 JEEP TIRES on rims Jeep tires 265/70 r15 $300 860710-7167 JFK STATUE Presidents statues $10 941-445-5619 DOGS6233 DOGS OF VENICE. Your Dog Groomed in my Mobile Salon. 15 Yrs. Exp. Call Stacy (941) 786-7877 LOOKING FOR ROBIN That Previously Groomed at Pleasant Run. Call me for Gunner 941-916-1815 POMERANIAN PUPPIES 2 Females & 1 Male $300. Each Call 239-850-8063 (P. G. ) SHIH TZU PUPPIES 1st Shots and Health Certificate 941-276-9498 SHIHPOO-PUPS Beautiful Home raised,Vet Ckd, $650/up 239-839-3003 *Non shed* PETSUPPLIES & SERVICES6236 AQUARIUM 55 gallon tank with metal stand $95 941575-8226 BARK COLLAR Small Dog with charger $35 941-6977592 BIRD CAGE, STAND &Perch $40. 941-493-0410 DOGCAGE with tray, 48 folds flat, like new $75 941204-0261 KENNELS LG, and med cage all metal,good cond $100 941-725-7941 PET CAGE Very Lrg Metal collapsible Cage, 4X3 w/plastic tray. Like New $65 941-456-0323 PET CARRIER Hardsided Petmate $25 941-451-3958 PET KENNEL/CARRIER 23 x 14 x 11 $20 941-697-4713 PUPPY CARRIERUPTO65LBS, PLASTICW/LINER. DOGBED,BOTHFOR$50 941-375-1044 APPLIANCES6250 A/C SYSTEMS Used. 2 1/2 and 3 1/2 ton. 14 Seer systems $500 Call 863-990-2314 DEHUMIDIFIER LD650EAL, large like new $125 954-554-5698 FOOD DEHYDRATER excellent condition $20 941-6295746 FREEZER -CHEST 4 ft deep w/ lock & key $125 941-4268522 FREEZER 18.2 TOP Frigidaire Bisque $300 941681-2433 FREEZER Frigidaire, 17 cu. ft. LG. UPRIGHT 32W X 70, $100 941-743-7285 FREEZER FRIGIDAIRE, ex.cond.52Hx24w26d $60 941-743-4321 FRIDGE BY LG, French Doors, S/S, 4 yrs old. Works Good! $900 920-915-5900 HORIZONTAL ROTISSERIE good condition $45 941-6295746 REFRIGERATOR ALMOND color fair cond some rust. $100 941-725-7941 REFRIGERATOR KENMORE 27cf white side/side $150 941-625-2779 REFRIGERATOR Whirl SxS 22cf, Bisc, Ice Pkg. Ask $600 New $1,411. 941-639-9369 REFRIGERATOR/FREEZER G.E. Black SxS, 22 CF. Ice & H2O Dispenser on Door. Exc. Cond! $500. 941-681-2279 TOOLS/ MACHINERY6190 ROUTER CRAFTSMAN Vintage $60 941-451-3958 ROUTER/TABLE COMBO Craftsman new in box Great Buy!!!! $75 obo 352-450-4226 ROUTER/TABLE with mounted router $75 941-637-8476 SCROLLSAW craftsman 16 $35 941-637-8476 SEARS Arcwelder & access. $40. Drill Press w/motor & stand $40. Jig Saw $35. Call 941-637-1455. STAPLE-GUN Stanley sharpshooter TRE500 $20 941697-6592 TABLE SAW 10 with Stand. 6 Blades & Dado. $150 941-613-1443 TABLE SAW Delta w/legs, extension, guard $120 810240-5370 TOOLBOX CRAFTSMAN (3) loaded w/ tools $400 941445-2750 V&OPUNCH PRESSES 2Available $475 941-6286251 WORK BENCH w/VISE 3 Drawers $50 941-637-8476 OFFICE/BUSINESS EQUIP./SUPLIES6220 DELL PRINTER 5110cn Xtra Toners Included $350 941953-2200 OFFICE OUTFITTERSPre-owned & new office furniture. VENICE 941-485-7015 RESTAURANT SUPPLIES6225 AMERICAN RANGE Fryolator, American $350 941-4561100 CAFE CHAIRS WOOD/NATURAL COLOR $50 941-6816417 DINING SET outdoor resin furniture $250 941-681-6417 BIRDS6231 FWCAS Exotic Bird Extravaganza Sun, Nov 2, 10-4. Sarasota Fairgrounds Potter Building. Adm $4. Pat 941-475-7103 CATS6232 NOTICE: Statute 585.195 states that all dogs and cats sold in Florida must be at least eight weeks old, have an official health certificate and proper shots, and be free of intestinal and external parasites. KITTENS TO GOOD HOMES ONLY. Born 8/20/14 mother is Calico, Father Siamese (941)465-8540 DOGS6233 NOTICE: Statute 585.195 states that all dogs and cats sold in Florida must be at least eight weeks old, have an official health certificate and proper shots, and be free of intestinal and external parasites.


\r\006b\006 fn\000\000)Tj/T1_1 1 Tf[(t\004\003rfnftbtf)37( \005t VOLKSWAGEN7220 2013 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF LIFTBACK 4,125 MI $15,911 855-280-4707 DLR 2013 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA 4DR SE 36K MI $13,987 855-481-2060 DLR 2013 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA TDI SPORT WAGEN 19K MI $24,990 855-280-4707 DLR ANTIQUES/ COLLECTIBLES7250 1984 CADILLAC BIARRITZ SS, moon roof w/power, $8,975. Call 941-505-8677. SAVE THE DATE 11/8/14 9AM-1PMH HHHHH H HSUN NEWSPAPERS8th Annual CollectorCar Show & Open House23170 Harbor View Rd, Charlotte Harbor, PC. THE PUBLIC IS INVITED ADMISSION & PARKING ARE FREE! 24 Trophies will be Awarded, 1 Over 4' High. FREE Coffee, Donuts, Orange Juice to Antique Car Owners for the First Hour. TOURS OF THE PAPER OFFICE AND PLANT! 10:00AM-NOON See How the Best Community Newspaper in the Country Operates! Entertainment Begins 10:00AM by Shake, Rattle & Soul Featuring Mike T-Roy Orbison Tribute Artist with Mike Brown as Johnny Cash & The Big Bopper, Pat Brown Portrays Connie Francis & Pasty Cline. Charlotte County Technical Center Automotive Training Dept. Students and Instructors with Auto Components will Answer Questions Pertaining to Modern Vehicles. Speak to Barney Duffy, School Directorr About This & Other Programs Available. Tasty Food and Beverages are Available. Look over 2015 Autos! OPEN ONL Y TO NON-MODIFIED Cars/Trucks/Motorcycles at Least 23 Years Old. NO REGISTRATION FEE! Owners that will Exhibit at this Fun Event Must RSVP to the Veteran Motor Car Club of America with Ozzie Osborne, 941-235-7701. Regretfully, space allows for only 100 vehicles. CALL NOW! Other info, 941-575-0202 PUBLIC WELCOME FREE!H HHHHHH %*$)*&#!$& #&*,!-&&"'"*+( BUDGETBUYS7252 #1 TOPCASHPAID UP TO $5,000 CARS, TRUCKS,ANYCOND. 941-650-5785 1994 OLDS 98 Regency, 133k, New Brakes &Struts, $1250 OBO 207-233-1218 2001 CHEVY S10-BLAZER 4 Dr., AWD, Full Power. 1 Owner! $2,795 941-815-7453 MAZDA7180 2006 MAZDA 6, 94k mi., Extra Sharp!! $7495 941-916-9222 Dlr. MERCEDES7190 2010 MERCEDES GLK350 PANORAMA ROOF 47K MILES $24,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2010 MERCEDES ML350 65K MILES $24,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2013 MERCEDES S550V AMG PACK 17K MILES $71,990 855-280-4707 DLR MINICOOPER7192 2009 MINI COOPER 6 SPD 64K MI $12,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2013 MINI COOPER AUTO COUPE 16K MI $19,911 855-280-4707 DLR NISSAN7200 2001 NISSAN MAXIMA GLE Low Miles, Clean Auto Check Sweet Ride!!! 941-916-9222 Dlr. 2004 NISSAN XTERRA XE 108,635 MI $5,950 855-481-2060 Dlr 2008 NISSAN SENTRA 4DR S 77K MI $8,995 855-481-2060 2012 NISSAN ALTIMA SL 18K MI $15,950 855-481-2060 DLR 2013 NISSAN SENTRA SR 4DR 31K MI, $14,875 855-481-2060 Dlr TOYOTA7210 2002 TOYOTA SEQUOIA SR5 AWD 192K MI $6,874 855-481-2060 DLR 2004 TOYOTA AVALON XLS 104K MI $8,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2009 TOYOTA CAMRY HYBRID 78K MI $14,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2009 TOYOTA COROLLA 4DR LE 55K MI $11,897 855-481-2060 2009 TOYOTA VENZA 5DR 67K MI $13,950 855-481-2060 DLR 2010 TOYOTA COROLLA 4DR LE 37K MI $12,875 855-481-2060 DLR 2011 TOYOTA CAMRY 29K MILES $14,987 855-481-2060 DLR 2011 TOYOTA CAMRY 4DR LE 108K MI $9,987 855-481-2060 DLR 2012 TOYOTA CAMRY SE 24K MI $21,911 855-280-4707 DLR 2012 TOYOTA CAMRY SE 81K MI $15,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2012 TOYOTA PRIUSC HATCHBACK 32K MI $16,990855-280-4707 DLR 2012 TOYOTA SCION-IQ 3DR 6,084 MI $12,958 855-481-2060 DLR 2013 TOYOTA COROLLA 4DR LE MT 21K MI $12,875 855-481-2060 DLR 2014 TOYOTA AVALON LMTD 3,510 MI $34,990 855-280-4707 DLR VOLKSWAGEN7220 2011 VW PASSAT CC Luxury Plus, 4 dr sedan, moonroof, fully loaded, 38,500 mi, beige leather w/wood trim. $17,500 941-441-5075 941-493-3259 HYUNDAI7163 2013 HYUNDAI ELANTRA 4DR LMTD 36K MI $15,875 855-481-2060 DLR 2013 HYUNDAI SANTA FE, 33,483 Miles! $23,500. 863-494-3838 Dlr. 2013 HYUNDAI SONATA 4DR GLS 35K MI $14,875 855-481-2060 Dlr INFINITI7165 2008 INFINITI G37 S, 51K mi., Nice Ride Platinum Color. Grey Leather Int., Bose Stereo. Auto., Paddle Shifters & Sun Roof. Keyless start. $16,900. Text for more info. 781-249-2270 2009 INFINITY G37 JOURNEY COUPE 50K MI $22,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2012 INFINITY G37 NAV CONV 34K MI $21,508 855-280-4707 DLR JAGUAR7175 2012 JAGUAR XK NAV COUPE 20K MILES $54,911 855-280-4707 DLR KIA7177 2006 KIA SPECTRA-5 5DR HTCHBK 62K MI $7,985 855-481-2060 DLR 2009 KIARIO 31k mi., Great Economy! 941-916-9222 Dlr. 2011 KIA RIO LX 4 Door Sedan, Auto, Power Windows $10,695 941-916-9222 Dlr. 2013 KIA SOUL BASE 25K MI $13,875 855-481-2060 DLR 2013 KIA SOUL PLUS ECO 42K MI $14,875 855-481-2060 Dlr 2014 KIA SOUL 5k miles, Auto, Great MPG, Great Car! $15,500. 417-850-6647. LEXUS7178 2005 LEXUS RX330, 108,020 Miles! $11,150. 863-494-3838 Dlr. MAZDA7180 1995 MAZDA MIATA MX-5 Hardtop, 143K Well Maintained Miles! $3,000. *SOLD in 1 DAY* 2003 MAZDA 6 97k mi., 1 Owner 941-916-9222 Dlr. 2012 MAZDA MIATA MX-5 Convertible. Blue. Only 4K Miles! Like New! $19,500. Call 941-889-9331 HONDA7160 2002 HONDA ACCORD 2DR LX 93K MI $4,857 855-481-2060 DLR 2005 HONDA CR-V LX 114K MI $8,495 855-481-2060 Dlr 2006 HONDA ACCORD 2DR EXL V6 114K MI $7,950 855-481-2060 Dlr 2006 HONDA ELEMENT 141K MI $9,877 855-481-2060 Dlr 2006 HONDA PILOT 48K MI $13,987 855-481-2060 DLR 2007 HONDA ACCORD 4DR EXL NAV 73K MI $12,478 855-481-2060 DLR 2008 HONDA ACCORD 2DR EX 35K MI $14,578 855-481-2060 Dlr 2008 HONDA CIVIC HYBRID 59K MI $11,875 855-481-2060 Dlr 2008 HONDA FIT BASE 66,581 MI $10,987 855-481-2060 Dlr 2008 HONDA FIT BASE 88,471 MI $8,245 855-481-2060 Dlr 2010 HONDA CIVIC 4DR LX 84K MI $8,950 855-481-2060 Dlr 2010 HONDA CR-V EX 2 WD 84K MI $13,950 855-481-2060 Dlr 2010 HONDA CROSSTOUR EXL NAV 44K MILES $19,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2010 HONDA FIT BASE 5SPD 75K MI $10,425 855-481-2060 DLR 2010 HONDA INSIGHT LX 71K MI $10,875 855-481-2060 Dlr 2011 HONDA ACCORD V6 EXL NAV 44K MI $18,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2011 HONDA CIVIC 4DR EXL 34K MI $14,574 855-481-2060 Dlr 2011 HONDA CR-V LX 2WD 42K MI $16,745 855-481-2060 DLR 2012 HONDA ACCORD LXS MT 10K MI $16,584 855-481-2060 DLR 2012 HONDA CIVIC 2DR EX NAV 6,253 MI $16,745 855-481-2060 DLR 2012 HONDA CIVIC 38K MI $15,987 855-481-2060 DLR 2012 HONDA CIVIC 41K MI $14,574 855-481-2060 DLR 2012 HONDA CIVIC 4DR LX 16K MI $15,874 855-481-2060 Dlr 2012 HONDA CR-Z EX 14K MI $15,978 855-481-2060 DLR 2012 HONDA PILOT EX 29K MI $24,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2013 HONDA ACCORD V6 EXL NAV 11K MI $26,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2013 HONDA CR-V NAV 23K MILES $25,990 855-280-4707 DLR HYUNDAI7163 2007 HYUNDAI ENTOURAG GLS 44,760 MI $10,457 855-481-2060 Dlr 2007 HYUNDAI SANTAFE GLS 98K MI $8,950 855-481-2060 Dlr 2008 HYUNDAI SONATA 4DR GLS 82K MI $7,874 855-481-2060 DLR 2009 HYUNDAI SONATA 4DR GLS 94K MI $8,995 855-481-2060 Dlr 2010 HYUNDAI SONATA 4dr., 75k mi., Blue, Exc. Cond. $8500 941-504-1044 2011 HYUNDAI SONATA 4DR LTHR 44K MI $14,987 855-481-2060 DLR SATURN7135 2002 SATURN L-100 4dr. Silver, Runs well, Great cond. $2550 941-979-5005 PROPOWERAUTOSALES4140 Whidden Blvd Port Charlotte, 33980 00 SC1 Coupe $1,488 98 SW2 Wagon $2,400 00 SL2 Sedan $2,400 01 L200 Sedan $3,175 03 Vue SUV $3,899 04 Vue SUV $4,200 04 Vue SUV, AWD $4,599 06 Vue 4 cyl $4,799 06 Vue 4cyl & 6cyl $5,899 07 Vue $6,199 08 Vue XE $7,995 07 Outlook XR 8pass $9,450 Used Saturn Parts & Service941-627-8822 SCION7136 2013 SCION TC-FRS SPORT COUPE 10K MI $21,990 855-280-4707 DLR USED CAR DEALERS7137 Mattas Motors 941-916-9222Buy Here Pay Here WE FINANCE EVERYONE MUSTHAVEINCOME& DOWNPAYMENT941-473-2277www ACURA7145 2002 ACURA 3.5RL 100K MILES $4,911 855-280-4707 DLR AUDI7147 2009 AUDI A4 2.0T S-LINE CONV 39K MILES $20,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2013 AUDI A5 2.0T QUAT COUPE 19K MILES $38,990 855-280-4707 DLR BMW7148 2003 BMW 328CIC CONV. 54K MI $13,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2008 BMW 328I-CP 2DR LTHR SNRF 51K MI $15,950855-481-2060 DLR 2011 BMW 328I LUX SE NAV. 48K MILES $23,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2012 BMW 328IC HARDTOP CONV. 19K $34,911 855-280-4707 DLR 2014 BMW X3 NAV 7,599 MI $37,911 855-280-4707 DLR HONDA7160 1999 HONDA CIVIC 2DR EX 5SPD 130K MI $4,987 855-481-2060 DLR FORD7070 2002 FORD EXPLORER XLT 1 Owner, Extra Sharp!!! 941-916-9222 Dlr. 2003 FORDFOCUS Low Miles! $5995 941-916-9222 Dlr. 2005 FORD ESCAPE 117K MI $5,845 855-481-2060 Dlr 2008 FORD FUSION SE $10,695 Mattas Motors 941-916-9222 Dlr. 2010 FORD FUSIONSE 50K MI $12,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2010 FORD MUSTANG 2DR V6 64K MI $12,950 855-481-2060 Dlr , 2 2 . % % $ $ ' * 1 1 # # ) ) ( ( ,* *2 2# #. .% % 2 2. ( (! !# # / /0 0& &) )) )2 2" "2 2# #% %) )+ + 2011 FORD MUSTANGSHELBY GT500 20K MI $44,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2011 FORD TAURUSLMTD 34K MI $18,990 855-280-4707 DLR 2013 FORD FOCUS 4DR SE 35K MI $13,745 855-481-2060 DLR JEEP7080 2004 GRANDCHEROKEE Extremely Clean &Sharp!!! 941-916-9222 Dlr. 2005 JEEP RENEGADE, 4X4, 3.7L, tires very good, Moonroof, 135,263 mi, exc. very well maintained, $6250 OBO941-661-6421 after 4pm LINCOLN7090 05 TOWNCAR SIG., 21k mi, Shwrm Cond., Lded, Perform. White/Dove Lthr, Brnd New Michelins Sr. Owned. Carfax Grgd $13,850 941-249-1664 2000 LINC. CONTINENTAL New Tires & Battery, 102K, Great Cond. $3,600 315-439-9112 2000 LINCOLN LS Cold Air. Exc. Cond. Beige. $3,950/obo 941-468-1489 OLDSMOBILE7110 2000 OLDS INTRIGUE 4DR. Cold A/C. Runs Good. $2,495/obo 941-214-0889 PONTIAC7130 1991 PONTIAC SUNBIRD CONV. Turquoise, 72k mi., Cold AC, Exc. Cond., Estate Sale $2495 941-661-4463 1998 PONTIAC TRANS SPORT 137,754 mi, Good Condition. 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r\005 t\004\003rfnftbtf\002 nt \f\006b\006 1000REAL ESTATEWe Are Pledged To The Letter And Spirit of U.S. Policy For The Achievement Of Equal Housing Opportunity Throughout The Nation. We Encourage And Support An Affirmative Advertising And Marketing Program In Which there Are No Barriers To Obtaining Housing Because of Race, Color, Religion, Sec, Handicap, Familial Status Or National Origin. EQUAL HOUSINGOPPORTUNITY REAL EST A TE 1010 16501010Open House 1015 Real Estate Auctions 1020Homes/General For Sale 1030Waterfront Homes For Sale 1031 Foreclosures For Sale 1035 Golf Course Community For Sale 1040Condos/Villas For Sale 1060Townhouses For Sale 1070Duplexes For Sale 1075Tri-Plex For Sale 1080Apartments For Sale 1090Mobile Homes For Sale 1100Interval Ownership 1100 Out of Area Homes For Sale 1115Trade/Exchange 1120Wanted To Buy RENT 1205 Lease Option 1210 Homes 1240Condos/Villas 1280 Townhouses 1300Duplexes 1320Apartments 1330Hotel/Motel 1340Mobile Homes 1345Misc. 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Ann Schulz 941-276-5220 SAT., 10/25, 1PM-3PM 2357 Greenland Ct. 4/2/2 home on oversized, cul-de-sac. Greenbelt view lot. Plus Office/den or 5th bedroom. Island kitchen open to great room. New A/C. Hurricane shutters included. Ben Brandt 231-499-8808 PORT CHARLOTTE SUN., 10/26, 12PM-2PM 17228 Bonnie Ave. 3/1.5 home move in ready! Open floor plan, new carpet, paint, & blinds. Garage converted to extra room just Needs AC. Nice size yard with storage shed. Easy access to beaches. Mark Cremen 941-726-7607 NORTH PORT SUN., 10/26, 9AM-11AM 3873 Bula Lane 6/2 home with easy access to North Port, Port Charlotte, & Venice. Needs some work but could be a gem. Great for Investors or a handyman. Bring all offers! Mark Cremen 941-726-7607 Cash 4 homes )&$,+#0" .*!1)"&*$, &$1'* -%/!!&)&*,!( MODELS/OPEN HOUSEMon-Sat 10-5 & Sun 12-4H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H HNEW! TURNBERRY MODEL by Arthur Rutenberg Homes/SandStar Homes. Beautifully Furnished! 3456 Bal Harbor Blvd Punta Gorda, FL 33950 941-505-1800CGC055986-CGC013881 North Port Charleston Park 2380 Jasmine Way Sunday, Oct 26 1-4pm Gated Community, 3/2/2 $237,000 Contact Suncoasteam Rty Gr eg Boland 979-0482 OPEN SAT. & SUN. 1-4 PM PUNTA GORDA ISLES 1111 LA SALINA CT 3/2/2 Sailboat Canal Completely Updated. $397,000. Betty Cochran, Allison James Estates & Homes 941-456-1120 OPEN HOUSE1010 OPEN SAT. 12PM-3PM3525 Caya Lar go Ct.PUNTA GORDA ISLES 3/2.5/2 Heated Saltwater POOL Home w/ Updated Kitchen, New A/C & SOMUCHMORE! 39 Dock w/ 20KLb Boat Lift! Minutes to Harbor! Move in Ready! $589,000. $574,900 Deb Sestilio 941-391-1873 Fisherman's Village Realty REDUCED! OPEN MODEL SAT.-SUN. 11AM-3PM NEWLAKESUZYVILLAS$148,900 $189,900 1.277 SQFT1,777 SQFTELLENMCCARTHY,REALTOR941-628-6954 SAT. 10/25 11AM-3PM 19385 Water Oak Dr. P.C. #L202 MOVEINREADY2/2/CP CONDO, GATEDCOMM. $98,900. CALLFORENTRANCEMARYSAMPIERE, REALTOR 941-627-4613 SAT. 10/25 10AM-1PM 597 W Tarpon Blvd. P.C. 2/1 770 SQ. FT. LARGECORNERLOTFENCED. RV ORBOATPARKINGPAD. IRINASTROCHLIN, REALTOR 941-661-6631 SAT. 10/25 1PM-4PM 2025 El Cerito Ct. P.G. 3/2/2 PGI WATERFRONTHOMEBOATDOCK& LIFT& ACCESSTOCHAR. HARBOR$324000 BETHHAGUE, REALTOR 941-321-0831 HOMES FOR SALE1020 S S E EL L L L I I N N G G Y Y O O U U R R H H O O M M E E, C C O O N N D D O O , O O R R L L O O T T ? ? W W e e c c a a n n h he e l l p p y y o o u u. .A A d d v v e e r r t t i i s s e e y y o o u u r r h h o o m m e e , c c o o n n d d o o , o o r r l l o o t t w w i i t t h h u u s s a a n n d d r r e e a a c c h h o o v v e e r r 1 1 5 5 0 0 , 0 0 0 0 0 0 r r e e a a d d e e r r s s i i n n C C h h a a r r l l o o t t t t e e , S Sa a r r a a s s o o t t a a , & & D D e e S So o t t o o C C o o u u n n t t i i e e s s a a n n d d o o n n l l i i n n e e e e v v e e r r y y d d a a y y .A A s s k k a a b bo o u ut t o o u ur r 9 90 0 d d a a y y s s p pe e c c i i a a l l .C C a a l l l l o o n n e e o o f f o o u u r r c c l l a a s s s s i i f f i i e e d d e e x x p p e e r r t t s s f f o o r r a a l l l l t t h h e e d d e e t t a a i i l l s s a a t t 8 8 6 6 6 6 4 4 6 6 3 3 1 1 6 6 3 3 8 8 R R e e a a l l t t o or r s s W W e e l l c c o om m e e ! !""#$'&(% NORTH CAROLINA LAND $69,900.00 LENOIR...1.7 ACRES... ALL FLAT LAND! MAGNIFICENT LOCATION CITYWATER,PHONE,DEEPWELL, CABLE,ELECTRICANDABEAUTIFULRELAXINGSTREAM! TAXESONLY$150.00 PERYEAR.OWNER FINANCING WITHSMALLDOWN.CALL941-496-9252 HOMES FOR SALE1020 2533 RIOTIBERDR. PUNTAGORDAISLES SAILBOATCANAL. 3/2APPROX. 2300SFUNDERAIR. NEWAPPLIANCES& UPDATED. $388,900. FOREMOREINFORMATION(941)-740-0193 ENGLEWOOD BRANDNEW3/2/2 GRANITESS APPLI-ANCES, READYIN2 WEEKS! $139,900 FIONABOMMERSHEIMPLATINUMBAYREALTY941-812-5332 FREEBUYERSSEMINAR10/25/14 @ 1PM RESERVE YOUR SEAT 941-380-6824 FREE GOVERNMENT HOME ($-'$!.$"&)$" +-!.,)&""-#-$%* FREE MERCHANDISE ADS!! To place a FREE merchandise ad go to: SUN-CLASSIFIEDS.COM and place your ad. CLICK ON CLICK HERE TO PLACE YOUR AD NOW and follow the prompts. FREE ads are for merchandise UNDER $500. and the ad must be placed online by you. One item per ad, the ad must be 3 lines or less, price must appear in the ad. Your ad will appear online & in print for 7 days! Some restrictions do apply. LIMIT5 FREEADS PERWEEK **Everyone Needs to Register on Our New Site** Need To Place a Classified Ad? Enter your classified ad and pay with your credit card24 hours a day,7 days week ONLY4.5 %COMMISSIONIf You List Your Home With Me Before the End of the Year. New Customers Only!Must Mention This Ad. Jeff 941-979-2843 Re/Max Palm PORT CHARLOTTE 3/2/2 w/ Lg. pool, fenced yard on oversized lot. approx 1600sf, $129,000. 941-661-5043 HOMES FOR SALE1020 OPEN HOUSE 1PM-3PMSAT. 10/25 & SUN. 10/262765 Upland St., N. P 3/2/2 Open Floor Plan In A Desirable Section Of N.P R R R R e e e e d d d d u u u u c c c c e e e e d d d d T T T T o o o o $ $ $ $ 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 7 7 7 7 , , 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 M M M M o o o o t t t t i i i i v v v v a a a a t t t t e e e e d d d d S S S S e e e e l l l l l l l l e e e e r r r r ! ! Ceil Waltner 941-441-8952 PORT CHARLOTTE3/2/2, New 3-Ton HVAC System, Tile & Wood Laminate. Granite in Kitchen. Separate Carriage Home w/ Elecric & Water! $124,500 Laura Frantz 941-916-8148 Fisherman's Village Realty ROTONDA WEST 3/2/2 Large Pool Home. Tile Floors, Granite, Golf Course View. 2,200 Sq Ft Built in 2005. BYOWNER. NO AGENTS. $299,000 Email for info: WATERFRONT HOMES 1030 2/2 C OTT AGE GULFTOBAY,HTDPOOL, GROUNDFLOOR, FURN. TURNKEY$329,900 FIONABOMMERSHEIMPLATINUMBAYREALTY941-812-5332 %*$)*&#!$& #&*,!-&&"'"*+( 2BR/2BA 1344SF, UPDATEDMANUFACTUREDHOMEINBEAU-TIFULWATERFRONTCOMMUNITY. MARINAWITHDOCKSAVAILON1STCOMEBASIS, COMMUNITY FITNESS, POOL, ETC. AMENITIESGALORE!RONMCGUIRETARPONCOASTREALTY941-223-4781 2BR/2BA 1344SF, UPDATEDMANUFACTUREDHOMEINBEAU-TIFULWATERFRONTCOMMUNITY. MARINAWITHDOCKSAVAILON1STCOMEBASIS, COMMUNITY FITNESS, POOL, ETC. AMENITIESGALORE!RONMCGUIRETARPONCOASTREALTY941-223-4781 HARBORTOWN MARINA, CAPE HAZE PLACIDA LRG1/1, POOL/SPA, NEAR360DEGREEWATERVIEWSOFMARINA& ICW. ACCESSPALMIS. RESORT&PRIV. BEACHESBYWATERTAXI/CAR FERRY. FURNISHED, GREATRENTAL HISTORY. GRABITBEFORESNOW BIRDSARRIVE. 941-769-0200. ONLY$173,900 PORT CHARLOTTE3/2/2 Furnished Solar Heated POOL Home On Tarpon Canal w/ Dock. 5 Minutes to Harbor! Fireplace & Security System. This is a Must See Gem! $324,900. 941-456-2524 WATERFRONT HOMES 1030 PUNTA GORDA ISLES 3/2.5/2 Heated Saltwater POOL Home w/ Updated Kitchen, New A/C & SO MUCHMORE! 39 Dock w/ 20KLb Boat Lift! Minutes to Harbor! Move in Ready! $589,000. $574,900. Deb Sestilio 941-391-1873 Fisherman's Village Realty REDUCED ROTONDA BRAND NEW CONSTRUCTION LUXURIOUSNEW 3/2/3W/DEN& POOLAT33 MEDALISTCIRCLE, WHITEMARSH. TOP-OF-THE-LINEMODERNSOPHISTICATED DESIGN. $359,900 CALL941-769-0200 CONDOS/VILLAS FOR SALE1040 O O N N L L Y Y 6 6 4 4 3 3 M M L L S S S S T T A A T T I I S S T T I I C C S S A A S S O O F F0 0 8 8 / / 2 2 8 8 / / 1 1 4 4 H H O O U U S S E E S S , V V I I L L L L A A S S , C C O O N N D D O O S S A A R R E E A A V V A A I I L L A A B B L L E E A A S S O O F F T T O O D D A A Y Y I I N N B B E E A A U U T T I I F F U U L L V V E E N N I I C C E E , F F L L O O R R I I D D A A C C A A L L L L U U S S F F O O R R S S H H O O W W I I N N G G S S O O R R T T O O L L I I S S T TW W e e d d o o a a l l l l o o f f V V e e n n i i c c e e & & A A r r e e a a 9 9 4 4 1 1 4 4 8 8 5 5 4 4 8 8 0 0 4 4 S S a a l l e e s s 9 9 4 4 1 1 4 4 8 8 4 4 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 R R e e n n t t a a l l s s 1 1 8 8 0 0 0 0 4 4 6 6 4 4 8 8 4 4 9 9 7 7 To Advertise in The Showcase of Homes Please Call 866-463-1638 or Email; MOBILE HOMES FOR SALE 1090 PALM HARBOR HOMES PLANT CITY!!$5K Home replacement. Over 22 models to view. Free factory tours! new Velocity home $67,903 includes deliver, set and A/C 800-622-2832*Se habla espanol 2(+.#-(+ )+'*!1.)%'*!, 0$&"+)1*" #-(+#'+$ *'/", PUNTA GORDA TWOMOBILEHOMESWITHLOTS. 2/2 FULLYFURNISHED, SMALLSHED, FENCEDYARD. 1/1 NEWLYRENOVWITHNEWWINDOWS, A/C & SIDING. EXTRAROOMONSIDE& LRGSHED. $40,000 EACH941-347-8321


\r\006t\006b fn\000\000)Tj/T1_1 1 Tf(t\004\003rfnftbtf\002 \005 MOBILE HOMES FOR SALE 1090 VENICE RANCH MOBILE HOME ESTATES55+ LOT RENTAL COMMUNITY More to choose from. WALKING DISTANCE TO PUBLIX & CVS No Dogs,Cats ok! Call Jane 941-488-5672 l12x46 1BR/1BA, unfurnished, Asking $3,500 l20x39 2BR/2BA, furnished, Turnkey asking $11,000. l12X56 2BR/1BAUnfurnished Asking $3500 %*$)*&#!$& #&*,!-&&"'"*+( MANUFACTURED HOMES FOR SALE1095 NEW 3/2 Delivered & SetUp on Your Lot w/ Skirting, Steps & Air! Only $49,995. + Tax. Financing For ALL Credit Scores Available! Prestige Homes, Punta Gorda 941-637-1122 ,$))!$ ,$))!$ 2.+%.()# 2.+%.()# 3%&$+)4*$ 3%&$+)4*$ 4/)!$ 4/)!$ 01'**4"4$%*01'**4"4$%*MANUFACTURED HOMES FOR SALE1095 PUNTA GORDA 2014 CHAMPION MODELS End of Season Blow Out Special! Make Reasonable Offer! Call Greg 941-626-7829 &$$%) .$'"1%$( -1.%1* 1.*!$ /0)++1#1$%+, MANUFACTURED HOMES FOR SALE1095 PUNTA GORDA Remodeled 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Doublewide, Carport, Shed. Large Florida Room. Quiet Lot! Great Location! $39,900. Call Greg 941-626-7829 HOMES FOR RENT1210 ANNUAL & SEASONAL RENTALSC C a a l l l l T T h h e e P P i i n n e e a a p p p p l l e e G G i i r r l l s s 941-473-0333Pineapple Gulf Prop. Mgmt. HOMES FOR RENT1210 L AKE S UZY 3/2/2 W/DENLAWNCARE........$1295N OR TH P OR T 3/2 W/CARPORT........................$850P OR T C HARLO TTE 3/2/1 ONCANAL.......................$850 2/2/1 UPDATED.........................$950 3/2/2 LGELANAI.....................$1000W E N EED R ENT AL L ISTINGS FULLPROPERTYLISTONLINEwww.almar-rentals.com941-627-1465 800-964-3095LETUSMANAGEYOURPROPERTY Almar Rentals & Management Services %*$)*&#!$& #&*,!-&&"'"*+( HOMES FOR RENT1210 ANNUAL FURNISHED 2/2 Ground Floor Condo. CLEAN Turnkey home w/com pool. No Pets. $1,100 231-883-7402. H 1/1/CP Sun Room, Key Ln., P.C., $575/mo H H 3/2/2 No Pets, Opa Locka Ln., N.P. $1100/mo*we welcome new listings* AWARDWINNINGSUNBELT MGT. SERVICES H H RENTALS H H COMPLETE LISTINGS (941) 764-7777 sunbeltmgtser DEEP CREEK 3/2. Modern & Updated. Tile Floors 2006 Home, 2,100 Sq Ft. Move In Ready. $1,400 941-628-5621


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\f\006b\006 nt\000\000)Tj/T1_1 1 Tf(t\004\003rfnftbtf\002 r\005b HOMES FOR RENT1210 DEEP CREEK, 3/2/2 all Tile, $1100/mo., Small Pets OK Lawn&Landscape Maint. Incl., 941-629-3326/941-416-5966 %*$)*&#!$& #&*,!-&&"'"*+( E. ENGLEWOODl 4/3/2 OFFICE, LANAI, 3000 SQFT., MASTERSUITE$1500West Coast Property For a Complete List Go$1950....4/3/3 Bobcat Trail..........NP $1400...3/2/2 1765 SqFt Villa.....PG $1250..4/2/2 FENCEDYARD.............PC $1075.2+/2/2 GA TEDCOMMVILLA..PGLET US RENT YOUR HOME Agent Available On Weekends W e Forgive Foreclosures For Renters ADVANTAGEREALTY, INC powered by ERA941-255-5300 800-940-5033 NORTH PORT 3/2 Vaulted Ceiling, Ceramic tile, new carpet. Walk in closet. 2045 SqFt, 818-926-9847 HOMES FOR RENT1210 PORT CHARLOTTE House l 457 Cypress Ave 2/1 $775/mo l 22282 Westchester Blvd. 3/2/1, $855/mo l 27218 A SunnyBrook Rd Duplex 2/2 Lanai, Harbour Heights $725/mo 1ST/LAST/SECREQ. NOPETS! PICKUPINFO/APPL. ATLISTEDPROPERTIES. 941-621-3389 PUNTA GORDA 3/2/1 pool home in PGI $1300 (in disc.) View at or 941-625-3131 +!-%%$&$)* #,("%' Rentals & Property Management (941)629-1121 Real Living All Florida Realty CONDOS/VILLAS FOR RENT1240 ANNUAL & SEASONAL RENTALSIN BIRD BAY VILLAGE Venice, FLBIRD BAY REALTY, INC. 941-484-6777 or 800-464-8497 DEEP CREEK 2/2 + Den, Lanai, Lake view, Pool, Spacious 1537 SF, Ground Floor, Annual $1100/mo 941-628-0950 ($-'$!.$"&)$" +-!.,)&""-#-$%* PORT CHARLOTTE Sunshine Villas, 1/1, Water included, $550 Month, $550 Security. NO PETS. 941-697-5015 PUNTA GORDA 2/2 Lakefront unit on 2nd flr. $675 Inc. water/sewer/pmt disc. View at or call Realty Mgt. 941-625-3131 CONDOS/VILLAS FOR RENT1240 ENGLEWOOD CAPEHAZERESORT2BR/2BAWITHGARAGE ANDLG. STORAGERM. UNFUR-NISHED, 12/MTHMIN. LEASE. $1000/MO+ DEPOSIT. CABLE WATER& SEWERINCLUDED. 704-252-0106 ROTONDAWEST, 3/2/CP Gated Comm. w/ Pool & Hot Tub. No Smoke, No Pets. $950. Mo. Annual. Water & Basic CableIncl239-292-5571 #,,-0'"/$ .),.&1), .%0!!(+(,-!* APARTMENTS FOR RENT1320 NOW ACCEPTING WAITINGLIST APPLICATIONS941-473-0450 HERON COVE APTS 2BR/2BA$825/MO APARTMENTS FOR RENT1320 PUNTA GORDA 2bd/1ba w/ pool, Country Setting, Nice, clean. $900/mo + $500/sec. No Pets. 941-505-1005 VENICEISLAND EFFICIENCY1 & 2 br, Call for Details! No Pets, 1 Year Lease. 941-416-5757or 323-6466 !""#$'&(% WILLOW CREEK Affordable 55+ Community Tucked Away In North Port. Pool, Activity Room, Fitness Center, Restricted Access Entries. Great Specials on 1BR & 2BR Apartments. Small Pet Friendly. Call us Today for a Tour of our Community! 941-429-2402 EFFICIENCIES FOR RENT1350 HARBOUR HEIGHTS close to river, newly renovated efficiencies w cable & internet, SunnybrookMotel 941-625-6400 ROOMS FOR RENT1360 GARDENS OF GULF COVE Looking For Roommate, All House Priv., $550/mo. + Sec. 941-916-4058 NORTH PORT need a Working Individual to lease Private Furnd Bdrm & Bath, util incld. Refs, $125/wk 941-888-2894 PUNTA GORDA CleanRooms. TV, Wi-Fi, Pool. Country Setting Beside Lake. $85 Per Week. 941-763-9171 VENICE, Mother-in-law Apt. Shared Kitchen, Dining. Incl. Power, Cable, W/D. $650 mo. NP/NS 11/1 941-806-8187 VENICE, Spotless Furnished Room. Must be Clean, Sober & Drug Free. Must Pass Background Check. $500. Deposit. $135. Per Week. Incl. Internet, Cable & Utilities. No Pets. 941-525-0706 VACATION/ SEASONALRENTALS1390 VENICE, 1 Bdrm. Nicely Furn. At Venice Beach Facing The Gulf. Elevator Access. Nov-Dec $2700 Total. 941-350-4481


\005t t\004\003rfnftbtf\002 fn \r\006b\006 VACATION/ SEASONALRENTALS1390 l 3/2/2 VENICEHTDPOOLON GOLFCOURSEl 3/2/1 ROTONDAONGOLF GOURSEl 2/2/2 E. ENG. LANAI, ON3LOTSl 2/1 DOWNTOWNENGL. West Coast Property #56 1'4!!*-*.0! 6$2$"( -$"/$5,-*%04)$3, 35/4+$&., 35/414", YES, WEHAVESEASONAL RENTALSAVAILABLE! Paradise Properties & Rentals, Inc 941-625-RENT LOTS & ACREAGE1500 S S E EL L L L I I N N G G Y Y O O U U R R H H O O M M E E, C C O O N N D D O O , O O R R L L O O T T ? ? W W e e c c a a n n h he e l l p p y y o o u u. .A A d d v v e e r r t t i i s s e e y y o o u u r r h h o o m m e e , c c o o n n d d o o , o o r r l l o o t t w w i i t t h h u u s s a a n n d d r r e e a a c c h h o o v v e e r r 1 1 7 7 5 5 , 0 0 0 0 0 0 r r e e a a d d e e r r s s i i n n C C h h a a r r l l o o t t t t e e , S Sa a r r a a s s o o t t a a , & & D D e e S So o t t o o C C o o u u n n t t i i e e s s a a n n d d o o n n l l i i n n e e e e v v e e r r y y d d a a y y .A A s s k k a a b bo o u ut t o o u ur r 9 90 0 d d a a y y s s p pe e c c i i a a l l .C C a a l l l l o o n n e e o o f f o o u u r r c c l l a a s s s s i i f f i i e e d d e e x x p p e e r r t t s s f f o o r r a a l l l l t t h h e e d d e e t t a a i i l l s s a a t t 8 8 6 6 6 6 4 4 6 6 3 3 1 1 6 6 3 3 8 8 R R e e a a l l t t o or r s s W W e e l l c c o om m e e ! LOTS & ACREAGE1500 NORTH CAROLINA LAND $69,900.00 LENOIR...1.7 ACRES... ALL FLAT LAND! MAGNIFICENT LOCATION CITYWATER,PHONE,DEEPWELL, CABLE,ELECTRICANDABEAUTIFULRELAXINGSTREAM! TAXESONLY$150.00 PERYEAR.OWNER FINANCING WITHSMALLDOWN.CALL941-496-9252 )',3",;7:071&32 #&8;"!1 %!&*91!& %8,22;$;&(2<;321+ )-!68& 5,39&148,*&6$ /!644;7";23;"!1,1 .603 <;7"&31;42+ WATERFRONT1515 LEMON BAY FRONT LOT AC +/ESTATELOT, 1600 NEWPOINTCOMFORTRD., ENGLEWOOD. CANBESPLITINTO2 LOTS. NEW90 FT. DOCK&1,800 SQ. FT. WATERFRONT PAVERPATIO. OWNERFINANCING POSSIBLE$575,000. CALL941-769-0200 ( ( $ $ " * ) ) # # ' ) ) ! * ( ( % % $ $ " " & & OUTOFTOWN LOTS1520 NC MTNS Near Lake Lure New cabin on 1.5 acres, huge porches, vaulted ceiling, 1,200sf, ready to finish. $74,900 Call 828-286-1666 OUTOFTOWN LOTS1520 TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS NEW CABIN $149,900 3BR, 2.5 BA, sold as is 28.5 Acres, Creeks, Mountain Views ,Trout Stream, Minutes to Watts Bar Lake Power, Roads, Financing Call 577-520-6719 or Remax 423-756-5700 %$'&&(!("# '#&&"$$ BUSINESS FOR SALE1600 CRIBS-TO-GO OWNERRETIRING. WELLESTABLISHEDBUSINESSINENGL. BABY& TODDLERFURN., SALES& RENTALS! WILLTRAIN. CALL941-473-3776 BUSINESS RENTALS1610 VENICEOffice For Rent To A CPA or Other Professional At Low Cost. 941-486-9400 COMMERCIAL/ INDUSTRIALPROP1620 PUNTA GORDA Cleared 2 acre Commercial Intensive lot. Great for boat, RV, equipment storage and repair etc. $99K 941-268-7516 %*$)*&#!$& #&*,!-&&"'"*+( Murdock Prof. Plaza US 41 Frontage Approx. 650 Sq. Ft. FREE Rent, Call for Details 941-629-1121 Real Living All Florida Realty