Charlotte sun herald

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Charlotte sun herald
Uniform Title:
Charlotte sun herald (Charlotte Harbor, Fla. : 1995)
Running title:
Sun herald
Place of Publication:
Charlotte Harbor, FL
Sun Coast Media Group- Robert E. Lee - Publisher - Jim Gouvellis - Executive Editor
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Newspapers -- Charlotte Harbor (Fla.) ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Charlotte County (Fla.) ( lcsh )
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United States -- Florida -- Charlotte -- Port Charlotte
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Also issued on microfilm from Crest Technologies.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Vol. 103, no. 225 (Aug. 13, 1995)-
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"An edition of The Sun Herald."

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University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
36852667 ( OCLC )
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CHARLOTTE SUN INDONESIA TSUNAMI DEATH TOLL NEARS 400, EXPECTED TO RISEA powerful earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, triggering a10-foot-tall tsunami that an official sai d swept away houses in at least two cities in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. See The News Wire Vol. 126 | Issue No. 273 AMERICAS BEST COMMUNITY DAILY $3.00 AN EDITION OF THE SUNSunday, September 30, 2018High 92 Low 7440 percent chance of rainPulitzer Prize winner2016 CHARLIE SAYSIm registered to vote! CALL US ATFIND US ONLINE941-206-1000www.yoursun.comTHE SUNViewpoint ...........8 Opinion ...............9 Calendar ............10OUR TOWNLocal News .....8-10 Police Beat ..........2 Obituaries ...........6NEWS WIREComics/Puzzles ....5-7 Nation .................3 State ...................2 World ..................2SPORTSLocal Sports ........3 Lottery ................2 Sports on TV ........2 Weather ..............8INDEX SUNDAY EDITION $3.00 705252000753By ELIZABETH KOHTAMPA BAY TIMESWhen Floridians head to the ballot box in November, they will encounter a list of candidates asking for their vote for seats in the state House to the U.S. Senate. Among the choices they must make will also be one of the longest lists of proposed constitutional changes in decades, from betting on dog racing to implementing a ban on public of“ cials lobbying for six years after they leave of“ ce. The 12 constitutional amendments on this years ballot are the most since 1998, when the states Constitution Revision Commission „ which meets once every 20 years „ put nine of 13 amendments on the ballot. The Constitution Revision Commission convened this year and placed eight amendments on the ballot. In some cases, measures have been grouped together, meaning voters will have to choose to approve or reject disparate proposals that have been linked in one amendment. Floridians will have to decide whether they want to ban both vaping indoors and offshore oil and gas drilling, and if they want to require Miami-Dade to elect its sheriff and create a state counter-terrorism of“ ce and add an existing veterans affairs department to the constitution. To be approved, any constitutional amendment requires 60 percent of the vote. Heres what this years amendments do: Amendment 1, Increased Homestead Property Tax Exemption would raise the portion of a homes value that can be exempted from non-school property taxes. The Legislature voted to refer the exemption to the ballot in 2017, and the proposed changes would apply to the assessed value of a homestead property between $100,000 and $125,000, raising the maximum exemption to $75,000. The shift could save homeowners a couple hundred dollars, but a legislative staff analysis estimated local governments „ which rely on property taxes for revenue „ would lose about $645 million in the “ rst year if the exemption, effective Jan. 1, is approved. Amendment 2, Limitations on Property Tax What will you support?SHUTTERSTOCK GRAPHIC ONLINEFor more information, visit the state Florida Division of Elections website at: STARTING MONDAYThe Sun will begin printing full election cove rage of races that affect you.By ANNE EASKERSTAFF WRITERLinda Beni didnt “ nd out about the crash that took her daughters life until eight hours later. She drove by the single-vehicle wreck on the way to the gym on Dec. 5, 2016, and said a prayer that everything would be OK, not knowing her daughter was involved. Later that day, a Florida Highway Patrol trooper met her at the AT&T store in Port Charlotte to let her know her daughter, 21-yearold Brittany Beni, had been killed in a DUI crash just after 2 a.m. It was just a nightmare from then on, and almost 22 months later, its still a nightmare,Ž Beni said last week. Every day were reminded. We drive past the scene, and once a month, we go to court.Ž Investigators originally believed Beni and 24-yearold Wesley Chery were the only two occupants of the vehicle. Months later, evidence revealed a third person, Michel Brutus, was the driver who allegedly ” ed the scene. Brutus is now in custody at the Charlotte County Jail awaiting trial. Linda Beni and her family are now advocating for Amendment 6, also known as the Victims Rights amendment or Marsys Law, which will be on the ballot in the November election. The text of the amendment states its intention is to preserve and protect the right of crime victims to achieve justice, ensure a meaningful role throughout the criminal and juvenile justice systems for crime victims, and ensure that crime victims rights and interests are respected and protected by law in a manner no less vigorous than protections afforded to criminal defendants and juvenile delinquents.Ž Speci“ c rights are spelled out, including due process, freedom from intimidation and harassment, the right to have victims safety and welfare considered when setting bail, and the right to be noti“ ed of and heard at all court proceedings. One portion of the amendment states that a state attorney may “ le a good faith demand for a speedy trialŽ which would require the court to hold a calendar call within 15 days and to schedule a trial no more than 60 days after the demand. Beni believes if Marsys Law were in place, it never would have taken eight hours for her to be noti“ ed of her daughters death, and the An opportunity to improveVehicular homicide victims family pushes for Amendment 6 Linda and Scott Beni with a photo of Brittany, who passed away on Dec. 5, 2016. PHOTOS PROVIDEDBrittany Beni These are the constitutional amendments on Fla.s November ballot SUPPORT | 11 Imagine telling a mother the law considers the rights of her sons murderer more important than her own, or that a rapist has stronger legal protections than the person he or she assaulted.Ž „ Bill Prummell, Charlotte County Sheri FAMILY | 10By LIZ HARDAWAYSTAFF WRITERIt remains unknown who the Democratic candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives District 17 seat will be. After it was announced last week that the Democrat who prevailed in the August primary election for the seat, April Freeman, had died unexpectedly, the Florida Democratic Party planned to vote Saturday to select a substitute nominee. However, the party has run into a problem during deliberations. According to Florida statute, any person who was quali“ ed for nomination or election in another election cannot run for a different posit ion. This state statute „ 100.111(3)(c) „ does not apply to Lieutenant Governor. Pam Keith, who ran for, but did not receive the Democratic nomination for Congressional District 18, along with R. David Walker, who ran unsuccessfully as a Democratic candidate for Florida Secretary of Agriculture, were informed Wednesday they would not be eligible for consideration. So then, Keith “ led a civil lawsuit Friday with Walker requesting the ability to be considered as Freemans replacement despite the state law against it. (The statute) is facially unconstitutional,Ž Keith wrote in the federal complaint “ led in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida on Friday. The Florida Democratic Party put their meeting on hold due to Keith and Walkers challenge. There will be a hearing in By ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICHENGLEWOOD COMMUNITY NEWS EDITORROTONDA „ Returning home after serving in Afghanistan, Ian Nuccio quickly realized he wouldnt see the soldiers who had his back during the toughest times of his life. He wouldnt trade stories as each others brothers keepers inside the platoon anymore. After “ ve years in the Marines, Nuccio returned home in 2014. Despite having a great family, he felt alone. One year had past since his 23-year-old friend Rory Dalgliesh, a Lance Corporal in the Marines, took his own life at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina. Rory and I were deployed at the same time,Ž Nuccio said. We Democrats battle for Freemans place in raceConstitutionality of state law at issue in federal court WALKER KEITH FREEMANRACE | 10Remembering a warrior, a brother and a friendLocal marines death 5 years ago raises suicide awareness SUN PHOTO BY ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICHA banner showing Rory Dalgliesh in the military and with his parents Mike and Janice was on display at the home during a ceremony Saturday to remember their son.MARINE | 11


Page 2 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 The SUN (USPS 743170) is published daily at Sun Coast Media Group, Inc., 23170 Harborview Road, Charlotte Harbor, FL 33980-2100. Periodicals postage paid at Punta Gorda, FL. Postmaster: Please send address changes to the SUN, 23170 Harborview Road, Charlotte Harbor, Florida 33980-2100.SUBSCRIPTIONS Home Delivery Rates: Newspaper designated market: City ZoneCarrier home delivered 7 days. Rates as follows plus 7% Florida Sales Tax: Monthly Bank/ Credit Card ......................$40.50 3 Months .......................$121.50 6 Months .......................$243.00 1 Year ...........................$485.99Does not include Waterline and TV Times. Effective May 18, you can add the TV Times or Waterline for an additional monthly charge of $1.00 each. Above rates do not include sales tax.Subscribers residing in outlying areas may incur additional delivery charge. 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That litigation, “led by the Polk Regional Water Cooperative and being heard by a state administrative law judge, challenges a plan by the authority to withdraw up to an additional 258 million gallons of water a day from the Peace River to meet the future needs of its customers. The cities of Lakeland, Fort Meade, Wauchula, Bartow and Winter Haven, all in Polk County, also sued to stop the additional withdrawals. A mediation session is scheduled to take place on Oct. 8. The authority currently withdraws 120 million gallons per day from the river during the rainy season under an existing permit from the Southwest Florida Water Management District „ commonly known as Swiftmud. The authority treats the water, then stores it in underground reservoirs for use during the dry season when ”ows from the Peace River are low. Because Swiftmud approved the authoritys permit to withdraw the additional water, they were named as respondents or defendants in the litigation “led by the Polk Water Authority. Polk, with its many municipalities and where the headwaters of the Peace River originate, is looking to the river as its future water supply and sees the authoritys plan to withdraw additional supplies as a threat to its own plans. Two weeks ago, Brian Armstrong, Swiftmuds executive director, proposed that the parties in essence declare a cease “re while his agency works with Polk and Hillsborough counties to see if a project under development in Hillsborough could meet Polks needs. That project, a complicated process, essentially involves injecting water into the saltwater zone of the aquifer and raising the freshwater supply table upstream from Polk County. Details still remain to be resolved between Polk and Hillsborough, but Armstrong is seeking up to a years cease “re to arrange a deal. The administrative hearing on the case is set to begin in January. Last week, Pat Lehman, executive director of the authority told the Sun that Hillsborough was supportive of the idea. Wednesdays meeting of the authority board will begin at 9:30 a.m. in commission chambers at the DeSoto County Administration Building, 201 East Oak St., Arcadia.Email: jondaltonwr@gmail.comPeace River board to consider mediation in water litigation SUN FILE PHOTO BY DANIEL SUTPHINA shoreline along Peace River. By LIZ HARDAWAYSTAFF WRITERSix handguns, one AR15 ri”e, a loaded shotgun, 20.1 grams of cocaine, 283.7 grams of marijuana, 1.1 grams of ecstasy and $4,100 in cash were all collected by the Charlotte County Sherriffs Of“ce Friday afternoon. After a two month investigation by their narcotics unit, CCSO said deputies served a search warrant Friday morning at 609 Ennis Terrace in Port Charlotte. Upon entering the home, SWAT team Nuisance residence busted, CCSO announcesDeputies seize cash, guns, drugs, arrest 5 Jonathan Melovic Paul Duxbury Rachel Adams (alias Ross) Kimberly Miller Ge Delcin PHOTOS FROM CCSOFirearms found in the residence. INDIVIDUALS ARRESTED Geff Delcin, 36, 600 block of Ennis Terrace, Port Charlotte. Charges: possession of cocaine with intent to sell, possession of marijuana with intent to sell, possession of synthetic schedule I or II narcotic with intent to sell, possession of marijuana over 20 grams, possession or use of drug paraphernalia, public nuisance place where controlled substances illegally kept and obstructing police while executing search warrant. Bond: $60,000. Kimberly Ann Miller, 31, 600 block of Ennis Terrace, Port Charlotte. Charges: possession of cocaine, possession of not more than 20 grams of marijuana and possession or use of drug paraphernalia. Bond: none. Rachel Inez Adams (alias Ross), 39, 20300 block of Midway Blvd., Port Charlotte. Charges: off bond, forfeiture, revocations; possession of harmful new legend drug without prescription, two counts of possession of controlled substance without a prescription, trafficking more than 4 grams but less than 30 kg of heroin, obstructing police while executing search warrant, possession or use of drug paraphernalia and possession of not more than 20 grams of marijuana. Bond: none. Paul Russell Duxbury, 49, 600 block of Ennis Terrace, Port Charlotte. Charge: public nuisance place where controlled substances illegally kept and possession or use of drug paraphernalia. Bond: $6,500. Jonathan Mychael Melovic, 32, 1800 block of Regal St., Port Charlotte. Charge: possession or use of drug paraphernalia. Bond: $2,500. members, along with other CCSO units and detectives, encountered nine people, two of which were children. 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Page 4 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWSBy ALEXANDRA HERRERA STAFF WRITERSARASOTA „ The Sarasota County School Board will meet for a policy review workshop and its regular board meeting on Tuesday. The board has been working to edit its board policy manual since the start of the 2017-18 school year. Much of the editing of the policies has been updating language and grammatical edits. On Tuesday, the board will look at chapters three and six. Chapter three speci“cally deals with school administration, and chapter six deals with human resources. Following the policy hearing the board will hold its regular board meeting. The board will look at four items of new business for approval. One of the items for new business is the “nal approval of the charter application for the State College of Florida charter school in Venice. Over the summer, SCF “led an application to replicate its charter school at the campus tucked away in West Villages near North Port. The college currently has a charter school at its main campus in Bradenton. The school caters to students in grades 9 through 12, and by the time students graduate, they have a chance to earn both a high school diploma and associate degree. The school would be slated to open in August 2019 and would welcome juniors its “rst year. The school board will vote on the “nal charter on Tuesday. Also on the agenda is the approval of two new job descriptions for accountants. The accountant positions, according to board documents, will be a degree and nondegree accountant. The non-degree accountant would need either an associate degree or a high school diploma and pass the districts bookkeeping exam. One accountant will work in payroll while the other will work in the “nance department. The “nal item of new business is the reimbursement of attorneys fees for a “nancial committee member. The suit was in reference to a records request involving Gabriel Hament of the committee. The suit was “led earlier this year, but was ultimately dismissed by the courts. Hament, according to the board documents, is looking for a reimbursement of attorneys fees totaling $2,784. The board will decide if it will reimburse the fees during Tuesdays meeting. The Sarasota County School Board will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday in the Board Chambers, 1980 Landings Blvd., Sarasota for its policy workshop, followed by its regular board meeting at 6:30 p.m. Meetings and workshops are broadcast on The Education Channel, Comcast channel 20 and Frontier channel 33. Meetings and workshops are also streamed live on the school districts website www.sarasota aherrera@sun-herald.comSCF-Venice charter school application on agendaadno=3613782-1 EXPERT PLANNING ADVICE € VIEW STUNNING FILM FOOTAGEPreview the wonders of an Alaskan journey at this exciting multi-media presentation from AAA Travel.Or register at, Oct 18 € 2 pmCHARLOTTE HARBOR CONFERENCE CENTER 75 Taylor St. in Punta GordaRSVP to 941-627-1544Fri., Oct 19 € 2 pmVENICE COMMUNITY CENTER 326 Nokomis Ave. S. in VeniceRSVP to 941-493-2100 Pre P h h 18-TR-1244F O er expires 10/28/18 O er expires 10/28/18 adno=3616470-1 PREVENT Serious Bathroom FallsLet Us Install A Safety Shower & Bathtub Jims Bathroom Grab Bars, LLC 941-626-4296JimsGrabBars.comGreat Gift for the Folks! FREE In-Home EvaluationLic. # 123956Ins.# VGMD1014G5136-1 Dont Wait to Fall to Call! FREE In -Home Ev E al ua ti on Various Lengths 12Ž thru 32Ž Over 25 Years ExperienceExclusively Carry Moen Grab Bars GRAB BARAlso Installed by Commodesadno=3616460-1 adno=3615405-1 SEPTEMBER 2018 941.828.1368TheLighthouseGrill.net260 Maryland Ave., Englewood, FL 34224 Marker 17A on the Inter-coastal waterwayFINALIST WINNER FOR BEST NEW RESTAURANT OPEN LESS THAN ONE YEAR! VOTED #1 TIKI BAR IN ENGLEWOOD! One FREE Dessert with purchase of one entree.Expires t. 2 201 Must Present Coupon.CSC6-17View Menu & Live Entertainment at: ASK ABOUT OUR LOYALTY PROGRAM!2018adno=3616469-1 Coupons Deals &adno=3616466-1 W e A r e li s t e n e r s h e lp e r s fr eedom {c a r e giv e r} Schedule a free consultation. 10% OFF First Day of CareLicense#299994488 adno=3615357-1


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 5LOCAL/REGIONAL NEWSBy LIZ HARDAWAYSTAFF WRITERAfter four years, five defense attorneys, two judges and 22 jurors, a Charlotte County woman was found guilty of insurance fraud and arson and will be sentenced next month. A local jury convicted Nancy Amieva, 72, on Sept. 21 for first-degree arson of an occupied dwelling, burning to defraud an insurer, and a fraudulent insurance claim of over $20,000 but less than $100,000. Authorities said she intentionally set her kitchen on fire in 2013, and then flooded it with a garden hose. Amieva attempted to claim $70,983.84 from her insurance company, Citizens Insurance, after the fire, but the claim was denied, records filed in court show. She called 911 to report a kitchen fire, and told authorities she was cooking fish oil on her stove but fell asleep and was awakened by the smoke, according to the court records. After hanging up on dispatchers two to three times, court documents said, Amieva arrived at the fire department and directed them to a neighbors home. The fire was confined to Amievas stove and microwave. Amieva told authorities she wanted to sue her contractor because her smoke alarms never activated; however, dispatch records confirmed that alarms could be heard during the 911 calls she had made. Amieva had called her insurance company 11 and nine days prior to the fire, asking specific questions about her coverage for fire and theft,Ž court documents said. She asked such detailed questions about the need for receipts or police reports and pictures, that each representative questioned if she had a loss.Ž A few days after the fire, Amieva called a contractor she had previously worked with to help with the cleanup process. After he had summoned Global Disaster Recovery and they had taken photos to prepare the cleanup of the home, she called a few days later saying she had brought a garden hose in the house to clean it herself. The contractor estimated there were 200 gallons of water all over the home. Later, Amieva claimed the fire department had flooded her home. Amieva asked her contractor to say that the damages were more than what it would cost to do the repairs; the appliances that were damaged had been brand new and she wanted him to add $7,000 to $8,000 to the estimate. The contractor refused. Oh, you have never told a lie before?Ž Amieva asked him, according to court documents. She also told her contractor she needed to buy a new car. Amieva had also produced an inventory of her personal property, including small appliances that the fire department or any other person involved never recall being present.Ž Her sentencing is scheduled for Oct. 29 at the Charlotte County Justice Center.Email: lhardaway@sun-herald.comJury finds Charlotte County woman, 72, guilty of arson, insurance fraud NANCY AMIEVAadno=3615908-1 PUBLIC NOTICE Punta Gorda Housing Authority 340 Gulf Breeze Ave., Punta Gorda, FL 33950 Is OPENING the Public Housing Waitlist for 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments on: October 1, 2018 Pre-Applications are available via the internet at Applicants without access to a computer may access Punta Gorda Housing Authority's website from a computer at any public library or The Computer Center located at 340 Gulf Breeze Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950. Applications will ONLY be accepted by U.S. Mail to: 340 Gulf Breeze Ave., Punta Gorda, FL 33950 or by fax to: 941-639-1753. NO PRE-APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED IN PERSON If you are a person with a disability or need assistance in completing an application, assistance will be available at 340 Gulf Breeze Ave., Punta Gorda, FL 33950 during normal business hours, Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Fruit Harvest Workers Needed S.G. Harvesting LLC 2692 NE Burnham St., Arcadia, FL 34266Is seeking 67 workers to harvest citrus and miscellaneous grove work, from November 10, 2018 until May 30, 2019. During the harvest, workers will be paid a piece rate based on location and variety of fruit harvested. Workers doing miscellaneous grove work will be paid the adverse Effect Wage Rate. There is a guarantee of the adverse effect wage rate, which at the present date is $11.29. Juice processing early and midseason $1.00, Valencia $1.05, and Naval Oranges at .90 per 90 pound box in Central Florida. Juice processing early and midseason $.90, Valencia $1.00 and Naval Oranges at .90 per pound box in South FL. Employers will offer a 3/4 guarantee for the work period for each employee. Employer will provide all tools, supplies and equipment necessary to pick fruit. Housing will be provided for individual workers outside normal commuting distance. Quali“ ed workers will be provided transportation and subsistence expenses to the workplace, upon completion of 50% of the work contract, or earlier, if appropriate. All workers interested in the job should contact the nearest One-Stop Career Center Of“ ce using job listing number FL10787698.adno=3616551-1 adno=3615910-1 PUBLIC NOTICE Punta Gorda Housing Authority 340 Gulf Breeze Ave., Punta Gorda, FL 33950 Closing of the Public Housing 4 bedroom Waitlist The Punta Gorda Housing Authority will close its four-bedroom waitlist for preapplications on Monday, October I, 2018. All Pre-applications for the four-bedroom waitlist must be received on before this date. adno=3615868-1FARMWORKERS NEEDEDFarmer needs 18 temporary workers to cultivate and harvest citrus, 11-15-18 to 6-01-19. The employer is Joshua Citrus, Inc. and $11.29 per hour is guaranteed, however, during the harvest and pre-harvest, workers may be paid various piece rates depending upon crop activity and variety, but will be guaranteed $11.29 per hour. Job location is in Desoto and Hardee Counties. Employer will guarantee the opportunity for work for the hourly equivalent of 3/4th of the hours of the work period. The employer will provide the work tools, supplies and equipment at no cost to the worker. Housing will be provided for individual workers outside normal commuting distance. For workers residing beyond normal commuting distances, reasonable transportation and subsistence expenses to the worksite will be provided or paid by the employer after completion of 50% of the work period. Joshua Citrus, Inc. is a drug-free workplace. Apply for this job at the Florida One-Stop Career Center of“ ce located at 2160 NE Roan Ave, Arcadia, FL 34266 … (863)-993-1008 using job listing number FL10789080. NOTICE OF REFERENDUM ELECTIONNotice is hereby given that a referendum election will be held on November 6, 2018, in the City of North Port, Florida to consider the following question: REFERENDUM REGARDING THE ADOPTION OF A NEW CITY CHARTER: Shall the proposed 2018 City Charter as set forth in Ordinance No. 2018-28 be adopted to replace the current City Charter in its entirety? YES … For Adoption [ ] NO … Against Adoption [ ] The complete text of the proposed 2018 City Charter is contained in City of North Port Ordinance No. 201828. Copies of the ordinance may be inspected and are available at the of“ ce of the City Clerk, North Port City Hall, 4970 City Hall Boulevard, North Port Florida and available on the Citys website at www.cityofnorthport. com. The polls will be open at the voting places on the date of such referendum election from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. All quali“ ed electors of the City of North Port, Florida may vote in said election. Vote-by-mail and early voting will be permitted upon compliance with the applicable provisions of general law. Kathryn Peto Interim City Clerk City of North Port, Florida*Publish on September 30, 2018 and October 14, 2018adno=3616315-1 Advertisement Advertisement DOES YOUR BUSINESS QUALIFY? CALL 941-205-6406adno=3616267-1BUSINESS JournalWestchester Gold & Diamonds, Serving Charlotte County Over 37 YearsWestchester Gold and Diamond has served Port Charlotte and the surrounding area for 41 years. Their store in Baers Plaza at 4200 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33952 carries an eclectic blend of new and old. Shop not only unique custom and new pieces, but pre-loved and estate jewelry as well. Special coins, David Yurman pieces, and art deco jewelry are just a few of the items in stock. 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Dr. Ds repairs all types of vehicles including motor homes and four wheelers. At Dr. Ds you can count on the best service, diagnostics, repairs, replacement parts, etc. Only superior quality replacement parts are used and rates are very reasonable. With the computerized engine analysis, you can be assured that the service required on your vehicle is necessary. True is well known as an excellent auto mechanic and the business enjoys an excellent reputation. Dr. Ds is located at 23415 Janice Avenue in the Whidden Industrial Park in Charlotte Harbor and the phone number is 941-743-3677 For the best service at a reasonable price, call or stop by Dr. Ds Auto Repair. Dr. Ds Auto Repair, 23415 Janice Avenue in the Whidden Industrial Park in Charlotte Harbor


Page 6 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 7 Learn more facts and about our commitment to clean water at LakeOkeechobeeInfo.orgIts Time to Take a Hard Look at the Truth about Our Water IssuesOur previous ad showed water from Lake O discharges comes from the north, not from our farms. Now well focus on where the water from our farm does go„it is cleaned and sent south! Stormwater Treatment Areas (STAs) then is stored in Water Conservation Areas (WCAs). STA 2 STA 3/4 STA 1W STA 1E STA 5/6 10 PPBBELOW PAHOKEE WCA-3A WCA-3B WCA-2B WCA-2A WCA-1WEST PALM BEACH MIAMI FORT LAUDERDALECLEWISTONL8 CanalL67A CanalL67C CanalWest Palm Beach CanalMiami CanalHillsboro CanalNorth New River Canal SUGARCANE A G A SUGARCAN G CORN FARMLAND N F N SUGARCANE AND CORN FARMLAND Water from sugarcane farms is cleaned by on-farm soil and water best management practices paid for by farmers. Stormwater Treatment Areas (STAs) before it is stored in Water Conservation Areas (WCAs) for Everglades and urban water supply. That water is cleaned to less than 10 parts per billion of phosphorus, cleaner than rainfall, and meets all state and federal water quality standards. Then the water is conveyed further south to Everglades National Park. adno=3614875-1


Page 8 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018VIEWPOINTPublisher „ Glen Nickerson Executive editor „ Jim Gouvellis Editorial page editor „ Stephen Baumann Commentary Editor „ John Hackworth Email letters to letters@sun-herald.comOUR VIEW LETTERS TO THE EDITOR U.S. pays millions for excess sugarEditor: Google Vanity Fairs 2011 article In the Kingdom of Sugar.ŽIs a must-read. The above will help to explain the deep Big Sugar tentaclesŽ that cause our Florida elected officials to continually vote their interests. In 2011 U.S. consumers were on the hook for $1.4 billion in costs paid out of their taxes „ this came out of our pockets „ for surplus sugar when one Florida Sugar company alone in 2011 profited $65 million the same year and another $55 million for surplus sugar. The 1981 Farm Bill,Ž which every few years Big Sugar lobbies for the reauthorization of, requires excess sugar manufactured must be purchased by the U.S. government. In 2011 when world price of sugar was 10 cents a pound. The U.S. government was required to guarantee 21 cents a pound to Big Sugar. The U.S. government takes this surplus sugar at this mark up and holds it in warehouses. Quite the deal right? This is the bill that our elected officials vote for every so many years. Needless to say this is the win-win deal Big Sugar wants to keep alive at the taxpayers expense. No wonder Big Sugar donates big money to the political candidates. Thousands of dollars to elect their senators or congressmen and to state and local officials from Big Sugar translates into millions of dollars of easy money and sugar that sits in warehouses paid for by the American people. Please read the above article. Taxpayers need to know the truth.Thea N. Nelson EnglewoodCheck out why referendum neededEditor: The Vote Yes for Success! ballot initiative to increase funding for our schools in Charlotte County is an important question for our citizens. Everyone should want to know why it is necessary, how the funds will be used, and how transparent accountability for those funds will be maintained. I encourage all citizens to visit the website: http:// for answers to those questions.Christine Zimmer Punta GordaGet moving and fourlane Pine St.Editor: When is Sarasota County going to four-lane its portion of Pine Street that was completed on the Charlotte County side some 20 years ago and is now being repaved. The traffic on Pine Street that is generated by local residents traveling to many of the medical offices, Englewood Hospital, churches, schools and other places of business is terrible. Now, with the season coming back, unbearable. The two-lane part of the road in Sarasota County is used daily by law enforcement, EMS, Fire Department, school buses, delivery trucks and residents. It is also used as a bypass around State Road 776 to get from one end of town to the other and the Post Office including the places of business on River Road. There have been several accidents over the years at the point where it goes from four lanes in Charlotte County down two lanes in Sarasota County. No one seems to want to talk about it as I have brought this up a year ago with letters to Sarasota County and the newspapers along with the fact there were no hurricane shelters in Englewood during Irma.Bruce Benardo Sr. EnglewoodWe need yellow flashing arrow lightsEditor: Lets make some changes, besides the names of some roads that change suddenly around here. The worst thing is sitting at the intersection with a solid red left-turn arrow, waiting to turn green and no traffic around. Im thinking, what gadget invented this idea? Whats the matter with a yellow flashing arror, which means stop and go, if no one is coming. Life is precious and why waste it sitting around looking stupid? How about it Mr. Traffic Engineer? Can we make a change?Jim Liguori Port Charlotte Robots gunning for your jobEditor: The robots are coming. Actually they are already here and many more are on the way. So what, you ask? And the answer is they are gunning for your job. If your job is repetitive or requires little thought or decision making, or is boring, then get ready for the unemployment line. If you are thinking youre safe because you are paid so little that replacing you with an expensive robot will never happen, wrong again. Robots dont gossip, quit or get sick. They dont get hurt or “le lawsuits. They are never late, they dont talk back, sabotage stuff, steal stuff or take breaks. Employers dont have to make Social Security, or Medicaid contributions, “le W-2s, keep payroll accounts, or pay overtime. Robots dont get pregnant dont get bored and they dont shoot their coworkers. Thats important. Right now, if you are an employer and reading this you probably wish you had lots of robots for employees. Currently the only robot replacement defense is having critical thinking skillsŽ and teamwork skills. Robots have neither. The robots, when asked to comment on this article, referred us to their lawyer.Mike Deignan Punta GordaEverglades project must be completedEditor: I just saw the full page U.S. Sugar ad and looking at the map of Lake Okeechobee and the water ”ows reminded of the un“nished Everglades Restoration Project. U.S. Sugar is correct in saying dont blame usŽ for your red tide. The problem for Southwest Florida is rainwater from Lake Okeechobee must be released to prevent Lake Okeechobee from over”owing and the Army Corp of Engineers has to send it our way. The Everglades Restoration Project when complete will purify and divert most of Lake Okeechobees water south via a puri“cation system that has not been created yet south of the lake. The puri“ed water will then ”ow through the Everglades National Park and out to Florida Bay the way it did hundreds of years ago. We need federal government funding to “nish the Everglades Project if we ever want to get rid of our red tide.Howard Goodrich Jr. Rotonda West The importance of the proposed 1 mill Charlotte County school tax referendum cannot be emphasized enough. Charlotte County Schools are asking voters to approve the tax „ equal to $1 for every $1,000 of a homes value „ to enhance the quality of education they can offer students. The tax is expected to add about $18 million a year to the budget. I look at the opportunities for this money like a threelegged stool,Ž Charlotte Schools Superintendent Steve Dionisio said of how the money would be spent. We need competitive salaries for everyone, from teachers down to custodians,Ž he said. We have to be able to recruit and retain our (people). We are losing teachers and bus drivers to other districts and that is a problem.Ž Second, we want to add 30 minutes of instruction every day. And that will be quality minutes that will push us in the right direction „ not just extra minutes sitting in class. And, also we have a catchall category called Success Advancement Initiative, which means security and other (costs). The state has given us money for security but there are strings attached. We want to make our schools safer and not just by adding school resource of“cers. And, we want to add reading and math coaches and paraprofessionals.Ž Dionisio said if the referendum passes the school district „ looking ahead to when the tax would sunset in four years „ does not plan to spend every nickel. We want to have a reserve fund so that if we ask to renew the referendum in four years, and it does not pass, we dont have to kill all these programs cold turkey. We wouldnt want to be faced with the possibility of layoffs and cutting salaries (back to what they are now). We could take a look at what worked and what didnt and what programs we might not need that we had before and decide how to phase things out.Ž The public should not worry about the schools keeping their word on how they plan to spend the money. A committee „ a “scal police squad for lack of a better term „ would be appointed to keep track of the spending. It will be made up of people from diverse walks of life and with various skills and experience. Dionisio said he tires of being compared to Sarasota County but the reality of having a district next door „ which raises around $50 million a year through its own 1 mill property tax on homes „ makes it dif“cult to keep good teachers. While Charlotte has been lucky to have former students “nd their way home and take positions in the classroom, as those teachers begin their own families the lure of higher salaries a few miles away is strong. Besides the obvious need to improve our school district, which ranks 28th in the state in quality, there is another huge reason to support this referendum. If Charlotte County is to attract quality businesses, young families and workers who can fill key jobs, it must be able to offer a top-notch school system. Industries looking to relocate always take a keen interest in how strong the local school system is. We strongly reco mmend voters check yes on Nov. 6 to approve the Charlotte County Schools tax referendum.Charlotte County school tax referendum HOW TO SUBMIT A LETTER 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 in cluded. 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 lette r 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 i n 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. Readers may email Letters to the Editor at Further questio ns or information, call 941-681-3003.


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 9VIEWPOINTHeres my question,Ž tweets legal scholar Jeffrey A. Sachs, obviously in response to the controversy over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. What is the alternative reality where Roe was never decided, levels of partisan polarization are identical to our own, and the SCOTUS appointments process is markedly better?Ž Heres the problem with the question: If Roe v. Wade had never been decided, if the Supreme Court had just declined to hear cases challenging the constitutionality of abortion bans, levels of partisan polarization would not be anything like what we see around us. Thats my conclusion, and the conclusion of New York Times columnist Ross Douthat. Youd still have some of the same breakdowns and derangements,Ž he tweeted in response to Sachs, but Americas distinctive kind of ideological sorting-out was not by any means predictable from the vantage point of 1970 or 1975.Ž It certainly wasnt. At the time, by legalizing abortion everywhere, Roe seemed to be taking the nation where it was already going. In the “ve years before the decision was handed down in January 1973, 16 states with 41 percent of the nations population had liberalized their abortion laws. Legislatures in other states might have done so later that year. Most of the nation seemed headed to the abortion regime that has prevailed in most of Europe, where abortion is generally legal, but not as late in pregnancies as required by Roe and subsequent cases. And in a no-Roe America, just as in no-Roe Europe, different places might have had different abortion laws, changeable though the ordinary political process. The unusually sweeping nature of the opinion in Roe may be due to its having been written by Harry Blackmun, the only one of the 113 Supreme Court justices in history to have devoted most of his prejudicial legal career to being counsel to the Mayo Clinic, defending doctors. Doctors, of course, not pregnant women, were usually the targets of abortion prosecutions. Far from settling opinion on abortion, Roe made it a national political issue and the focus of national politics. In the 1970s, it cut across party lines: There were plenty of pro-Roe Republicans and anti-Roe Democrats. Conventional politicians dreaded that it would cost them voters from their own party and not gain any from the other. In my home state of Michigan, for example, former Republican Gov. William Milliken, a wealthy Yale graduate, strongly favored legalized abortion. Former Democratic House Speaker William Ryan, a union supporter who lived next door to a nunnery, was strongly opposed. Some longtime Republicans were miffed when then-President Ronald Reagan went out of his way in the 1980s to spotlight his opposition to abortion, but his vice president and successor George H.W. Bush followed his lead. Then Democrats blocked anti-abortion then-Gov. Bob Casey of Pennsylvania from speaking at their 1992 national convention. It soon became clear to aspiring politicians that, outside a few states, there was no future for a pro-life Democrat or a pro-choice Republican. And among voters, views on abortion and party identi“cation had largely converged by 2000. The abortion issue has been the source of most of the controversy in debates over Supreme Court nominees at least since Clarence Thomas in 1991. What accounts for the lasting in”uence of this issue? One reason is that Americans are closely divided and, depending on how the issue is framed, ambivalent. Most dont want to ban abortions altogether, but most favor just about every proposed limitation. Second, opinion hasnt shifted. In the last 15 years, most Americans moved from opposing to favoring same-sex marriage, but opinion on abortion has scarcely budged. Young voters are, if anything, less supportive of abortion rights than their elders. Third, opinion on this issue is based on moral values of central importance to the way people live their lives. For pro-choicers, the issue is a proxy for personal autonomy. For pro-lifers, its a question of extinguishing human lives. Things a lot more important to people than whether the minimum wage goes up a dollar or the income tax rate goes down a percent. So we get, as Douthat puts it, partisan sorting based on religiosity, which accelerates polarization by theologizing it.Ž Which helps to explain the vehemence of the “ght over Judge Kavanaughs nomination and, in my opinion, the unscrupulousness of its opponents. Whats curious is that on this issue, President Trumps words and actions have been largely digni“ed and defensible. Which shows thats possible even in a polarized partisan atmosphere. Michael Barone is a senior political analyst for the Washington Examiner, resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and longtime co-author of The Almanac of American Politics.How abortion has polarized America Michael BARONEWashington Examiner Politics is all about winning, and nowhere is that truer than the all-out war to con“rm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. That is why I am trying to “nd a winner after one of the most exhausting and extraordinary days anyone has experienced. I. Just. Cant. Christine Blasey Ford was brave, believable, sympathetic, and forceful when she was asked how certain she was that Kavanaugh sexually attacked her more than 30 years ago when both were high school students. Her answer, without hesitation: 100 percent.Ž I believe her „ and not because she came forward even after acknowledging in her opening statement that she was terri“edŽ to testify to the U.S. Senate committee that will recommend whether Kavanaughs nomination to the Supreme Court should go forward. There is no doubt she will look back on this experience as one of the worst periods of her life, and that pain showed throughout her testimony. She said she is haunted by Kavanaughs laughter after the encounter. I think we all know how she would respond if someone suggested she wonŽ the day. I admire the stand she took and the way she handled herself, but only she can say if it was worth the cost. Her life has been a living hell since she came forward „ and will continue to be. Thats what this process does to people, and its disgusting. What about the man she says committed that vile deed as a boy? Kavanaughs anguish was clear during his combative and emotional opening statement. You would have to be a hell of an actor to fake that kind of pain. It was hard not to feel sympathy for him when he said he and his family have been totally and permanently destroyedŽ by the resulting furor after Ford came forward. I have no doubt that its true. A reputation, once lost, is hard to recover. He thundered his innocence. He cried frequently. He choked up, knowing his carefully crafted reputation was unraveling before the entire nation. He was alternately combative and defiant, maybe figuring he had nothing to lose at this point. No doubt many saw that as a man fighting an injustice being inflicted on him and his family. But Im also wondering what the reaction would have been if Ford had screamed at senators and sobbed during her appearance, the way Kavanaugh did. Would she have been dismissed as too emotional and unhinged? Would that have cast doubt on the truthfulness of her testimony? Even if Brett Kavanaugh ultimately is confirmed to SCOTUS „ which I wouldnt bet on and I doubt he truly believes will happen either „ it wont be a win. Hell carry these scars for the rest of his life. What happened during testimony Thursday will be in the first sentence of his obituary. And as far as the Senate? Big losers. Democrats embarrassed themselves while grilling Kavanaugh about stuff in his high school yearbook that appeared to be about barfing and flatulence. I would say its beneath the dignity of the Senate, except I dont think there is any depth to which these politicians wont sink. I thought Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina might have tilted the scale a little bit in Kavanaughs favor with his blustering outburst defending the nominee from what he called a shamŽ process. Youre looking for a fair process? You came to the wrong town at the wrong time, my friend,Ž Graham thundered, his face turning red, blood vessels bulging. I might have been inclined to give Grahams words more heed if minutes later he hadnt brushed off a woman in the lobby who told him she had been raped. He told her to go to the cops, then got into an elevator. That is really what it comes down to „ the attitude that many in the Party of Donald Trump, who nominated Kavanaugh, seem to have toward women and what they endure. They attack the victim. They dismiss. They smear. Republican senators, one by one, told Kavanaugh how much sympathy they felt for what he has endured. What about Ford, and what she has endured? What about what the nation has endured, and how divided it will be after this? Winners? Find one. I sure cant. Who won the SCOTUS hearing? Nobody Joe HENDERSONColumnist Shes waiting for a new home. Shes waiting for you. V i s i t y o u r l o c a l V i s i t y o u r l o c a l Visit your local a n i m a l s h e l t e r t o d a y a n i m a l s h e l t e r t o d a y animal shelter today. 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Juice processing early and midseason $.90, Valencia $1.00 and Naval Oranges at .90 per pound box in South, FL. Location is in Central and South Florida area. Employers will o er a 3/4 guarantee for the work period for each employee. Employer will provide all tools, supplies and equipment necessary to pick fruit. Housing will be provided for individual workers outside normal commuting distance. Quali“ ed workers will be provided transportation and subsistence expenses to the workplace, upon completion of 50% of the work contract, or earlier, if appropriate. All workers interested in the job should contact the nearest One-Stop Career Center O ce using job listing number FL10791600. adno=361655 0 adno=3615515FARMWORKERS NEEDEDFarmer needs 48 temporary workers to cultivate and harvest citrus, 11-14-18 to 05-31-19. The employer is Sunny South Packing Company and $11.29 per hour is guaranteed, however, during the harvest and pre-harvest, workers may be paid various piece rates depending upon crop activity and variety, but will be guaranteed $11.29 per hour. Job location is in DeSoto and Hardee Counties. Employer will guarantee the opportunity for work for the hourly equivalent of 3/4th of the hours of the work period. The employer will provide the work tools, supplies and equipment at no cost to the worker. Housing will be provided for individual workers outside normal commuting distance. For workers residing beyond normal commuting distances, reasonable transportation and subsistence expenses to the worksite will be provided or paid by the employer after completion of 50% of the work period. Apply for this job at the CareerSource Heartland of“ ce located at 2160 NE Roan Ave., Arcadia, FL 34266 … (886) 993-1008 ext. 231 using job listing number FL10791146.


Page 10 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018FROM PAGE ONE COMMUNITY CALENDAR TODAYFarmers Market, History Park Farmers Market open every Sunday 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 501 Shreve St., between Virginia Ave. & Henry St. 941-639-1887 Eagles, 23111 Harborview Road PC 941-629-1645 12-7 p.m. NFL pkg. 5TVS bar area 4TVS Non-Smoking kitchen closed bring your own Punta Gorda Elks, 12 p.m. Bar & Tiki open, 2-5 p.m. Funday Sunday, Music by Three of a Kind @ 25538 Shore,PG,637-2606, members & guests Sunday Breakfast, American Legion Post 113 Rotonda West Breakfast 8-Noon Bingo 7 p.m. Eagles Breakfast, $7, 8:30-11:00 am, the Eagles, 250 Old Englewood Road. 941-474-9802 Membership drive, open to the public NFL Sunday..HOt Dogs, Amvets Post 777 NFL Sunday. $1 draft beer. Canteen open 11-9 pm. New members welcome. 3386 N Access Road Boasted Chicken, Best broasted chicken w/ fried potato wedges & coleslaw 2-4 p.m.. Eat in club or take home. Rotonda Elks, members & guests AMVETS 2000 Special, Best Breakfast in Town 8-11 a.m. Large menu to choose from only $7 incl/bev 401 Ortiz Blvd NP 941-429-1999 AMVETS 312 Breakfast, 8:30-11:00 Great sel. $7.00 $1 Bloody Marys Dogs & Burgers 1-5p.m. Canteen Bingo 2-4 7050 Chancellor Bl 941-429-5403 North Port Moose, NFL Sunday Funday with Kristin! Kitchen is open from 12-5 & we will have your team on! 14156 Tamiami Trl 9414262126 North Port VFW, Members & Guests, Open 10AM-8PM, $0.25 off drafts, domestic btls & well drinks, 4860 Trott Cir, NP 426-6865 National Stamp Collecting Month, 8:30 AM „ 4:30 PM Thursday October 4 at Venice Post Office, 350 Venice Ave W, Venice. View displays and learn about worlds most popular hobby. Obtain free literature and stamps. Bring in your collection or accumulation for a quick evaluation by Venice Stamp Club members. 941-408-3620 Featured EventPAID ADVERTISEMENT The Community Calendar items are entered by the event organizers and are run as submitted.Ž To submit an item, go to www.your, select an edition and click on the Community CalendarŽ link on the left. Click Submit Event,Ž and fill out the appropriate information. American Legion Post 103€ Sunday Darts winners Sept. 23: 1-George Hall, Dale McDaniels; 2-Nancy Heder, John Seaman; 3-Dick Braun, C. W. Clark.American Legion Post 110€ Bridge winners Sept. 24: Pat Schram, 4250; Nancy Nagrant, 4120; Kathy Cimaglia, 3810; Tom Zinneman, 3440.Charlotte Harbor Yacht Club€ Ladies Bridge winners Sept. 25: 1-Diane Floramo; 2-Chris Green. € Slam Bridge winners Sept. 26: 1-Chuck Floramo; 2-George Miller; 3-Beverlee Winslow.Charlotte Square Condominium Complex€ Charlotte County Bridge Group winners Sept. 22: Trudy Riley, 5350; Barbara Allore, 5110; Virginia Clayton, 4140; Jay Oberlander, 3840.Cultural Center of Charlotte County€ Duplicate Bridge Club winners Sept. 20: (N/S) 1-Elizabeth Wood, Alicia Kunisch; 2-Bob Mohrbacher, Helen Sullivan; 3-Bob Rancourt, Peggy Villela. (E/W) 1Dottie Harrop, Peter Harrington; 2-Ann Benmayor, Warren Prince; 3-Leslie Clugston, Pam Dean. Sept. 25: (N/S) 1-Fred Andreas, Leslie Clugston; 2-Helen Sullivan, Anny Poveromo; 3-Diana Prince, Randy Wentworth. (E/W) 1Warren Prince, Pam Dean; 2-Christine Beury, Mary Revins; 3-Ann Benmayor, Bruce Baurer. € Mahjong winners Aug. 16: Table 1: Bea Oram; Table 2: Julee Craig. Aug. 21: Table 1: Doris Marlin, Linda Kopp; Table 2: Carole Drake, Betty Novick; Table 3: Dee Bell, Linda Paholsky; Table 4: Rosealee Miller, Marie Devlin; Table 5: Marcie Freeman, Judy Sprague. € Port Charlotte Cribbage Club 147 winners Sept. 26: Bea Cook, 18; Audrey Cronk, 14; John McPherson, 13.Englewood Elks€ Trivia Game winners Sept. 25: 1-Phillies; 2-Eight Shades of Gray.Isles Yacht Club€ Duplicate Bridge winners Sept. 26: 1-Debbie and John Greenslade; 2-Jan Savino, Jane Seatter; 3-Bob and Jackie Whitaker.Kings Gate€ Wednesday Night Double Deck Pinochle winners Sept. 26: Jan Howard, 1272; Ron LaPointe, 1248; Kathy Garbowicz, 1170. € Tuesday Bridge winners Sept. 25: 1-Joyce Weibel, 5590; 2-Georgia Klemm, 4150; 3-Fred Weibel, 3400; 4-Cleta Clark, 3010.Kingsway Country Club€ Ladies Bridge winners Sept. 21: 1-Ann Rezek; 2-Suzy Fulton.Moose Lodge 2121€ Euchre Card Game winners Sept. 20: Jim Knott, 79; Sally Broyles 78; Allan S. Weithman, 71; Jan Meeks, 68; Connie Day, 68. € Contract Bridge winners Sept. 26: Jay Oberlander, 6240; Barbara Allore, 5230; Jinni Clayton, 4570; Tom Zinnerman, 4230.Port Charlotte Bridge Club€ Bridge winners Sept. 21: Pat Mulligan, 5130; Harold Clark, 4610; Cleta Clark, 3680; Ron Louis, 3450.Twin Isles Country Club€ Bridge winners Sept. 26: 1-Susan Baird, Nancy Scheer; 2-Katie Costello, Terri Leavy. Sept. 27: Tied for first place-Mary Collins, Sharon Groff; Katie Costello, Nancy Scheer. Want to add your group? Email for details. Each week in Sundays Sun we run free birthday announcements, along with a photo. Email your .jpg photo of the birthday boy or girl of any age, along with the persons name, age, birthday month, and date, to Sherri Dennis at sdennis@ Deadline is noon Wednesday. Note: If you bring or mail in a hard-copy photo (to 23170 Harborview Road, Charlotte Harbor, FL 33980), we cannot guarantee the ability to return it to you. For more information, call Sherri at 941-206-1010. Happy 17th birthday to Calvin Lyle Bogard on his special day Sept. 28. Happy 13th birthday to Tyler Babik on his special day Oct. 1. WEEKLY RECORDCharlotte County marriage licenses€ Rebekah Michelle Kimball of Kaneohe, Hawaii, and Mathew Paul Hanby of Kaneohe, Hawaii € Ryan Daniel Prewett of Glenrock, WY, and Rachel Nicole Hansen of Glenrock, WY € Margaret Alexandra Smith of Punta Gorda, and Dylan Zachary Baermann of Punta Gorda € Douglas Arthur Swanson of Punta Gorda, and Coni Jonette Stokes of Punta Gorda € Timothy Canino of Rotonda West, and Natalie Anne Garrison of Rotonda West € Randy Nathanial Supplee of Port Charlotte, and Twana Marie Allen of Port Charlotte € Andri Grebinnik of Venice, and Biljana Ilieska of Passaic, New Jersey € Douglas Neal Hellman of Port Charlotte, and Ramanesha Lateisha Howell of Port Charlotte € Marie Barbara Suba of Port Charlotte, and Matthew Michael Martin of Port Charlotte € Jennifer Lynn Monday of Punta Gorda, and Carol T. Foster of Punta Gorda € Kelli Rene Daughtrey of Punta Gorda, and Keith Patrick Dermody of Punta Gorda € Scott Allen McGeehen of Boca Grande, and Leslie Ann Coe of Boca Grande € William Richard Fern of Arcadia, and Karah Lee Marie Howard of Arcadia € Jack L. Davis of Port Charlotte, and Kimberly Rae Rose of Port Charlotte € Javier Aponte Rivera of Port Charlotte, and Sonia Ayala Rivera of Port Charlotte € Michael Edward Kessler of Englewood, and Patricia Marie Wolff of Englewood € Nicole Anna Neff of North Port, and Ronald David Campbell of North Port € Darren Douglas Criss of Englewood, and Teresa Lynnette Gammill of Englewood € David Michael Leblanc of Rotonda West, and Lori Camille Pistone of Rotonda WestCharlotte County divorces€ Deborah Flanagan v. Douglas Flanagan € James S. Hart v. Sabrina Lynn Hart € James Tyler Johnson v. Kelsey Johnson € Scott Harris Johnson v. Nicole Lyn Johnson € Megan Jones v. Robert Jones € Earl Harold Kroeker v. Donna Lou Kroeker € John M. Jr. McKinney v. Leta Meerman € Ila C. Patel v. Chandrakant J. Patel € Widelande Pierre v. Gregory Zephyr € Valerie J. Tocco v. Joseph M. Tocco € Catherine Troglen v. Thomas Troglen € Kenneth Clare Ward, IV v. Genevieve Susan Ward WINNERS CIRCLE BIRTHDAYS court proceedings may be moving faster with better communication. Last year, she said, Brutus was offered a plea deal of 11 years in prison, and pr osecutors never consulted with her until after the fact. It is supposed to be offered to the victims “rst, and we get to decide whether we want to go to trial,Ž she said. They took it into their own hands and said we didnt want you have to go through a trial. [...] Its not their prerogative to tell us we dont want to go to trial.Ž Judge Donald Mason denied the plea, and t he Benis are hoping for a trial date to be set by the end of the year. Still, its a struggle each month to “nd out whats going on, Beni said. Although the State Attorneys Of“ce has victim advocates, she said they rarely call, and the family is frequently left in the dark. Its awful for our family,Ž she said. I dont think well ever get closure. I dont like to use that word, but I feel like well never have any peace. I feel like she cant rest in peace until we know whats going on.Ž The Florida Sheriffs Association, including the Charlotte County Sheriffs Of“ce, also supports the amendment. As the Charlotte County Sheriff, I have spent countless hours following an arrest explaining the constitutional rights afforded to someone accused of a crime,Ž Charlo tte County Sheriff Bill Prummell said in an emailed statement. I wish I could say I have spent a similar amount of time talking with crime victims about their own rights, but unfortunately victims lack any clear, enforceable constitutional protections. Imagine telling a mother the law considers the rights of her sons murderer more important than her own, or that a rapist has stronger legal protections than the person he or she assaulted.Ž However, not everyone in the legal community agrees. Defense Attorney Russell Kirshy said most of the protections provided by the proposed amendment are already in the Florida statutes or the constitution. As things stand right now, victims have the right to be heard at every critical stage of the proceedings,Ž he said. They have the right to have their opinions voiced and considered by the court and the state. [...] The problem is that this raises those obligations and then puts them in a constitutional amendment.Ž Kirshy said while people might say victims rights are being taken away by the crime committed against them, their rights are not being threatened by the state the same way a defendants are, which is why due process is so important. The state isnt going to take away their freedom,Ž he said. The state isnt going to take away their life. [...] The bottom line is, there is a dramatic difference between being a victim and wanting to be heard, versus giving rights to a victim at the same level as a defendant.Ž In particular Kirshy said the idea of a victim demanding a speedy trial is dangerous, mentioning one case he took on where the discovery was around 1,800 pages long. The state has the option of doing all their work before, and putting an awful lot of resources into that work, before they ever arrest the defendant,Ž he said. Think about ho w behind the eight ball I would be if they could arrest a client and demand a speedy trial. It took me three years to get ready for that trial.Ž Scott Weinberg, another local defense attorney, agreed. The criminal justice system is so skewed against the defendant,Ž he said. The more rights you give to victims, the more people will make up allegations.Ž Kirshy said while he feels for victims, the lack of communication and the lengthy court process wont be “xed by an amendment. Cuts to court budgets year after year have meant judges and attorneys taking on more and more cases, slowing down the process for everyone. The system is grossly underfunded,Ž he said. Thats the real story.Ž The amendment is also bundled with a change that would increase judges mandatory retirement age from 70 to 75. Brittanys brother, Scott Beni, said whether the amendment passes or not, hes grateful for the attention its bringing to the issue. Whether the amendment goes through or not, this has shed light that theres an opportunity to improve what is currently happening with communication, advocacy for the victims,Ž Scott Beni said. Regardless, I think they can see we have some work to do.ŽEmail: aeasker@sun-herald.comFAMILYFROM PAGE 1 federal court in Tampa Monday with Judge Elizabeth A. Kovachevich to determine whether Keith and Walker can be eligible substitute nominees. From there we will move on with (the) voting process depending on what the Judge rules,Ž said Florida Democratic Party spokesperson Caroline Rowland. Running for of“ce is not a crime,Ž Keith wrote in her motion. Not only are those who ran most recently most personally committed to the rigors of campaigning, but they are often the persons who are most familiar to the voters who will be making a decision in the general election.Ž In this particular circumstance, this exclusion will greatly burden the DEC (Democratic Executive Committees) members of CD (Congressional District) 17 in selecting and “nding a candidate who can quickly mount a competitive Congressional campaign over 9 counties,Ž she wrote. Congressional District 17 includes portions of Charlotte and Sarasota counties. After serving most of the 90s in the navy, K eith moved to Florida in 2013 to be in-house legal counsel for Florida Power & Light. During her congressional campaign, Keith was endorsed by the Miami Herald newspaper. The Florida Democratic Party wants to “nish the hard work April Freeman started and is con“dent we will have the right candidate to do that,Ž said Florida Democratic Party spokesperson Caroline Rowland Saturday. Voters in Congressional District 17 want a leader who will protect their health care, protect Floridas environment, and work to bring higher paying jobs to Southwest Florida.Ž Though Freemans name will still be on the ballot, a vote for Freeman will go toward her replacement nominee. The general election is on Nov. 6 and the last day to register to vote for that election is Oct. 9.Email: lhardaway@sun-herald.comRACEFROM PAGE 1 WHAT PLAINTIFFS WANT1. Order to the FDP (Florida Democratic Party) to include Plaintiffs as eligible substitute nominees in the selection process that is to take place Saturday, September 29, 2018, or in the alternative, to delay that process until such time as the Court has had time to rule on this motion.* 2. An order to the Secretary of State for the State of Florida requiring that it treat Plaintiffs as fully eligible to be substituted as nominees for CD 17. 3. A permanent ruling holding that Florida Statutes Section 100.11(3) (c) is void as unconstitutional. 4. Any other relief the Court deems right and proper to make Plaintiffs whole and to fully vindicate their Constitutional rights. *The FDP has pushed back their selection process until the Court rules on the motion filed Friday. „ Source: Motion for Emergency Injunctive Relief, Keith et al v. 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The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 11FROM PAGE ONEtrained together. Rory was always in a good mood. When times were hard, he was the epitome of smiling through the misery. He was a ham. Then we were sent to different parts of Afghanistan. It was really hard I found out he died. Rory was a warrior, a brother and a friend.Ž On Saturday, Nuccio, 27, drove from his home in Arcadia to Rorys parents house in Rotonda West. He stood in the front yard behind an empty ”ag pole. A crystal vase with a red, white and blue candle and a gold Marine Corps lapel pin with an eagle, globe and anchor sat on a table in front of him. At 11 a.m., Rorys father, Mike, thanked the 30 gathered in his yard „ some who were strangers or distant neighbors „ for coming to the “fth anniversary remembrance of his sons death by suicide. Five years to the day, Rory took his life,Ž Mike said. I wanted to put up a ”ag. I wanted to remember my son with a 21-gun salute. He was a bad-ass Marine. There are about 22 suicides of military personnel daily. Its got to stop.Ž At 11:22 a.m. Nuccio raised the new American ”ag followed by a ”ag from the Honor and Remember organization. The nonpro“t pays tribute to all military lives lost, not only while serving on active duty, but also as a result of serving. During the ”ag ceremony, Mike embraced his wife Janice as members of the American Legion Post 113 Honor Guard “red a 21-gun salute in three volleys. With permission, the Dalglieshs neighbors expected to hear the gunshots. After the short ceremony, Mike and Nuccio hugged for a long time, before Janice stepped in for one. When you are in the military, you can spend years with people who are with you day in and day out through the worse times,Ž Nuccio said. When you lose one of those friends, during combat or when they leave, it sucks. Then when you go home those people who you were with and considered your brothers arent there anymore, theres loneliness.Ž Nuccio said while most who served in the military dont broadcastŽ they are lonely or want to talk, its okay to reach out to them. Usually friends or family tells people the veteran is back home, thats how people “nd out,Ž he said. Its okay to reach out to them. Ask how they are doing. Tell them you are there for them. I dont think enough veterans hear that.Ž Janice said her son was young when he went into the military and married at an early age. His marriage didnt work out after a year,Ž she said. That made him upset. These boys go into the military when they are 18. They experience so much in other countries that doesnt happen here. Rory turned 21 in Afghanistan.Ž Like others, Rory struggled with injuries and later life transitions, even though he was still in the military, she said. The brain doesnt fully develop until a person is about 26 years old,Ž Janice said. So you have these soldiers who served for several years and when they get out, they dont know what they will do. They dont know how to “t in. They dont know how to get help for any post traumatic stress. They arent reminded that some of the vaccinations they received to be in other countries cant be mixed with other drug combinations once they get out of the service. The military doesnt give them help to transition from the daily routines of service to everyday life and its pressures.Ž Mike agreed, adding of“cers, “re“ghters and other “rst responders see so much and need a strong support system. They need to know there is help out there,Ž he said. Theres no shame in asking for help.Ž Janice said she learned others too were experiencing the impacts of suicide. She read about a fundraiser organized by Janine Lutz, whose son, John, was given between 17-24 prescriptions at one time after being diagnosed with PTSD by the Veterans Administration. Suicide is one of the side effects of the antianxiety drug Klonopin. Deeply depressed and in treatment over a casualty he witnessed from his time in Afghanistan, John attempted suicide. He was prescribed 90 morphine pills and another drug, Me”oquine, (an antiMalaria drug whose side effects include vivid dreams, hallucinations, paranoia and suicidal ideations). He was found dead eight days later, J an. 12, 2013. Janine Lutz started The LCpl Janos V Lutz Live To Tell Foundation to support and improve the lives of military and “rst Responders with access to resources, and building community. Janine started a Lutz Buddy Up program in Davie, Florida,Ž Janice said. When I “rst met her and she would speak somewhere, she would throw a porcelain elephant on the ground. As it shattered, she would say now lets talk about the elephant in the room referring to her sons suicide. Then she talks about Lutz Buddy Up clubs which are held monthly for vets, “rst responders to get together eat and talk. They can share stories, tell how they are doing and sometimes just feel a little better when they leave because they enjoyed the comradely. All of the money she raises though the foundation goes back to help veterans and their families. Janine is trying to develop a smartphone app. It will have a green, yellow and red light. If the veteran hits the green light on the app, it means they are good. If they hit the yellow, they may be reaching out for help and the red may signal they want to be left alone. Its another way for them to reach out to each other. I hope Janine is able to get it going soon, because its needed. It could help save someone.ŽEmail: eallen@sun-herald.comAssessments another property tax proposal referred by the Legislature, would cement an existing cap on non-homestead property assessments. Such property tax assessment increases have been limited to 10 percent of the previous years assessed value since 2008, when another constitutional amendment that capped the increases passed. Amendment 3, Voter Control of Gambling in Florida a citizen-initiated amendment, would give voters the exclusive right to decide to authorize expansions of casino gambling in Florida. That authority currently rests with both the Legislature and voters, through constitutional amendment. Card games, casino games and slot machines are limited to tribal facilities in most of Florida, though some slot machines are allowed at certain pari-mutuel facilities in Broward and Miami-Dade counties. Though the Legislature has tried in recent years to pass gambling bills that would address the states agreement with the Seminole Tribe and allow for some expansion of casinos, negotiations have repeatedly broken down as the House, which is more opposed to gambling, rejected the Senates proposals. Amendment 4, Voting Restoration Amendment another petition-drive amendment, would restore voting rights to former felons if they have served their time, with the exception of those who have committed crimes like murder or sex offenses. For the past seven years, the state has required that felons wait at least “ve years after their sentences are complete to apply to regain voting rights. The current process can take a decade or more under the Scott administrations requirement that a state clemency board consider each request during its four meetings a year. In addition to the challenge posed by the amendment, the system is the subject of an ongoing, protracted legal battle. U.S. District Judge Mark Walker in March struck down the vote restoration system for felons as so arbitrary as to be unconstitutional, but the state won a stay of his injunction as an appeal goes to the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta. Arguments in the legal case were heard in July, but the case is unlikely to be resolved before voters cast their ballots in November. If passed, about 1.5 million people in Florida could be affected. Amendment 5, Supermajority Vote Required to Impose, Authorize, or Raise State Taxes or Fees another proposal from lawmakers this year, would require a two-thirds super-majority vote in the Legislature to impose, approve or raise state taxes and fees. The higher threshold means it would take only a third of members in either the state House or Senate to block any future tax increases or repeal existing exemptions. The idea, ”oated by Gov. Rick Scott last year, would also stop any provisions to raise taxes or fees from being tacked onto other state bills, and does not apply to any fees or taxes that would be levied by local governments or agencies, such as school districts. The last seven amendments on this years ballot come from the Constitution Revision Commission. The commission chose about 20 proposals for this years ballot but decided to groupŽ distinct proposals together into eight amendments, meaning that in some cases voters must approve or reject multiple proposals in batches. One of the eight was removed from the ballot by the state Supreme Courts ruling on Sept. 7. The bundling, a technique that has been used before, is controversial. Critics have charged that the way ideas were linked was politically motivated, to log-rollŽ less popular ideas to more favorable ones to succeed. But the chair of the commissions powerful Style and Drafting Committee, Brecht Heuchan, a Scott appointee, has contended that the groupings will make it easier for voters to read and save time. Amendment 6, Rights of Crime Victims; Judges the “rst of the CRC items, links three proposals that would create a bill of rights for crime victims and set new requirements for judges. The bill of rights, modeled after Marsys Law in California, has the support of major Republican and Democratic lawmakers but has drawn criticism that the way victims rights are drawn might ”ood the justice system with additional responsibilities. The latter two proposals increase the mandatory retirement age for judges to 75 from 70, effective July 1, 2019, and would bar judges from deferring to administrative agencies interpretations of a rule or statute when ruling in cases involving those laws. (A Leon County judge ruled in favor of two sets of plaintiffs challenging this amendment on the ballot in August, saying its title and summary did not meet the required standard. Those two cases were merged and heard by the state Supreme Court, which ruled to retain this amendment on the ballot.) Amendment 7, First Responder and Military Member Survivor Bene“ts; Public Colleges and Universities would pull together three proposals, providing college tuition for the survivors of “rst responders and military members killed on duty, requiring university trustees to agree by a two-thirds super-majority to raise college fees (not including tuition) and establishing the state college system in the Florida Constitution. Universities are in the state Constitution, but state colleges (also known as community colleges) are not. (A Leon County circuit court judge ruled in early September that this amendment and two others be struck from the ballot because of its bundled status „ that decision is currently being appealed by the state.) Amendment 8, School Board Term Limits and Duties; Public Schools was struck from the ballot by the state Supreme Court Sept. 7. It would have rolled together three education-related proposals: a new eight-year school board term limits as well as expanded civics education in public schools, with a controversial plan to enable charter schools to bypass local school boards by expanding the states authority to control and supervise them. Supporters of the amendment said the language would have ensured charter schools are not unfairly denied, though opponents alleged it would shrink local boards autonomy and oversight. After the League of Women Voters sued saying the amendment should be removed from the ballot because its title and summary dont meet the required standard, the state Supreme Court ruled the amendment should be removed from the ballot. Amendment 9, Prohibits Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling; Prohibits Vaping in Enclosed Indoor Workplaces would tether a ban on oil and gas drilling in state-owned waters with a proposal to add vaping to the ban on smoking indoors. (A Leon County circuit court judge ruled in early September that this amendment and two others be struck from the ballot because of its bundled status „ that decision is currently being appealed by the state.) Amendment 10, State and Local Government Structure and Operation would link four proposals: one to have the states legislative session start in January rather than March in even-numbered years (the legislature currently changes its dates by statute), two that would create a counter-terrorism of“ce and make the state veterans affairs department constitutionally required, and a proposal that would require “ve county-level of“ces to be elected. All of the county positions „ including tax collectors, property appraisers, supervisors of elections and clerks of circuit court „ are already elected in many counties. But the of“ce of sheriff singles out Miami-Dade, which is the only county that does not elect a sheriff and instead has an appointed police director. (A case seeking to remove this amendment „ including affected counties like Miami-Dade, Broward and Volusia„ was taken up by the state Supreme Court, which ruled Sept. 7 that the amendment remain on the ballot.) Amendment 11, Property Rights; Removal of Obsolete Provision; Criminal Statutes would revise the Constitution to remove some language, including a provision that stops aliens ineligible for citizenshipŽ from owning property and wording approving a high-speed rail system. It would also remove the states Savings Clause, which prohibits retroactively applying the amendment of a criminal statute to sentencing for a crime committed before the change, and clarify that repealing a criminal statute would not necessarily affect the prosecution of that crime committed previously. (A Leon County circuit court judge ruled in early September that this amendment and two others be struck from the ballot because of its bundled status „ that decision is currently being appealed by the state.) Amendment 12, Lobbying and Abuse of Of“ce by Public Of“cers a stand-alone proposal, would bar public of“cials from lobbying both during their terms and for six years following, and restrict current public of“cers from using their of“ce for personal gain. Amendment 13, Ends Dog Racing is also a single proposal. It would end commercial dog racing involving wagering by 2020. There are about a dozen tracks in Florida, and the practice has drawn criticism from animal rights advocates who assert that the practice is inhumane. The Florida Greyhound Association has sued seeking to remove the amendment from the ballot. (A Leon County judge ruled Aug. 1 that this amendment should be removed from the ballot, saying that the measure misleads voters. The state appealed the decision to the state Supreme Court, which reversed that ruling and ordered the amendment remain on the ballot.)SUPPORTFROM PAGE 1 IMPORTANT DATESCHARLOTTE COUNTY Voter Registration Closing: Oct. 9 Early Voting: Oct. 22 to Nov. 4 General Election: Nov. 6 Last day to request mail-in ballot: 6 days before General Election SARASOTA COUNTY Voter Registration Closing: Oct. 9 Early Voting: Oct. 22 to Nov. 3 General Election: Nov. 6 Last day to request mail-in ballot: 6 days before General Election „ Source: Charlotte County and Sarasota County elections offices A memorial table was set up to show friends, neighbors and strangers how much Rory Dalgliesh loved life and serving in the military. SUN PHOTOS BY ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICHIan Nuccio, who served in the Marine Corps for ve years, says a prayer Saturday for his friend, Rory Dalgliesh, and his family. Rory died by suicide ve years ago while still in the Marines.MARINEFROM PAGE 1


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CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MEETINGMore than 325 Charlotte County Chamber members and guests gathered at the Charlotte Harbor Event See page 9 BLANCHARD HOUSE MUSEUMThe Blanchard House Museum opened a new exhibit African Roots of Southern Cooking on Saturday afternoon in Punta Gorda. See page 11 LEARN ABOUT MEDICARE AT FGCU The eight weeks from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 are important for all Medicare beneficiaries. See page 12OUR TOWN: SUNCOAST HOMES Sunday, September 30, 2018 126 Palazzo Court, Nokomis 3062 Sikeston Ave., North Port 266 Bangsberg Rd. SE, Port Charlotte 126 Palazzo Court, Nokomis, FL 34275 County: Sarasota County Year Built: 2010 Current Price: $349,500 LP/SqFt: $199.03 Garage: 2-Car, attached Beds: 2 Bedrooms, with a formal Den Baths: 2 SqFt Heated: 1,756 Total Acreage: .18/acre Pool : Yes, Heated Saltwater Pool with Spa Location: Venetian Golf & River Club in Nokomis/ North Venice Listing Agent/Brokerage: Pino Gambo, 941-716-4308,; West Coast Realty of Venice, 941-375-8113 3062 Sikeston Ave., North Port, FL 34286 County: Sarasota Year Built: 2005 Current Price: $204,900 LP/SqFt: $130 Garage: 2 car Beds: 3 Baths: 2 SqFt Heated: 1,582 Total Acreage: 10,000 sq. ft. 0.23 acres Pool: no Location: North Port Listing Agent/ Brokerage: Gwen Heggan, 941-468-1297,; Premier Sothebys International Realty, 941-412-3323 266 Bangsberg Rd. SE, Port Charlotte, FL 33952 County: Charlotte Year Built: 2015 Current Price: $2,999,999 LP/SqFt: $537 Garage: 3 car Beds: 6 Baths: 7 SqFt Heated: 5,590 Total Acreage: Waterfront; 26,663 sq. ft., 0.61 acres Pool: In“ nity pool Location: Point Lot on Charlotte Harbor Listing Agent/Brokerage: Melissa Caldwell/Courtney Green, 941-266-8829/ 941-809-8432, melissa.; Premier Sothebys International Realty, 941-412-3323 Question: What can you tell me about adverse possession? There is an empty lot next to my residence. I sent a letter to the outof-state owner and asked if he would like to sell it at current value plus a little extra. However, he responded that he wants his purchase price back from 2008 plus what he thinks it has appreciated since then. That would be 4 to 5 times its current value. Since Ive purchased my house, I have been manicuring this empty lot to keep it looking nice and to keep if from encroaching on my property. I understand Florida has an adverse possession clause that could be used in situations when a property owner will not sell to someone who has been using the property without permission. Can you tell me more about it, and how do I prove that I have been using the property? Answer: I still “ nd it a bit shocking that someone can take ownership of another owners property without compensation via adverse possession. Its not unique to Florida. I “ rst learned about it while studying for my California real estate license in 1978, and recently learned it originated with British law. Hopefully you read attorney Gary Singers column about this subject that appeared in last Sundays Sun Newspapers. Because I am not licensed to practice law, I cannot give you advice speci“ c to your situation. If you missed Garys column last Sunday, you can still read it in the electronic edition of The Sun Click the ArchivesŽ link; then click last Sundays edition. I am putting your question in the spotlight today because there are a disproportionately high number of local properties owned by out-of-state and out-of-country owners. In my community of Rotonda West, for example, 38 percent of the homes and vacant lots are owned by out-of-state and out-of-country residents. So, while you may “ nd what Im about to tell you is useful, the broader purpose is to show non-local property-owners ways to monitor their properties so that they can better protect themselves from adverse possession. My “ rst recommendation is that you monitor Google Earth. Google Earth is a free software application for your PC that displays an aerial photo of any address. The resolution is good enough that you are likely to notice unexpected pathways, trails, roads, sheds, etc. that would indicate another entity is using your property. If you do see an indication of unauthorized usage of your property, you will want to know how many years the unauthorized usage has been going on. Here is a trick that may provide you with an indication. Go to Google Earth and enter your propertys address to view a satellite image of your property. Now lets go back in time. Click on the ViewŽ menu near the top of the page. From the pop-down view menu, click Historical Imagery.Ž Notice the slider-bar at the upper-left of your screen. You can slide it anywhere from 1995 to the present year. As you move the slider towards the left, the image of your property will change to re” ect the way it appeared that year. If the images are clear enough and your area is updated annually, you can step back in time to ascertain the year that the unexpected pathways, trails, roads, sheds, etc. “ rst appeared. My second recommendation for monitoring your property remotely is to take advantage of the website for your countys property appraiser. Most counties give you access to aerial photos of each property. County images have a clear advantage because the property lines are superimposed on the photos. Counties have disclaimers that they do not warranty the accuracy, but I have also found them to be highly accurate. Charlotte County, like Google Maps, allows you to step back in time to view prior year images. In Charlotte County, you would begin searching for your property at (https://www.ccappraiser. com/rp_real_search. asp?). Parenthesis have been added for clarity, so disregard them. Once you have pulled up the record for your address, click the View MapŽ link at the bottom of the page. To change the year, click on the icon in the upper-left of the screen that looks like a 4-paned window. The words base mapŽ will appear when you hover over the icon. Once you click on it, select the year you want to go back to. One of the points Gary made in his column on this subject, is that giving someone permission to use your property disquali“ es them from invoking adverse possession. So that permission should be in writing to protect yourself. Brett Slattery is broker/ owner of Brett Slattery Realty LLC in Charlotte County. Brett responds to all questions and column suggestions, including those not printed due to space limitations. Reach him via 941-468-1430,, ort lose property to adverse possession Brett SLATTERYColumnist


Page 2 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 OUR TOWN „ SUNCOAST HOMES The Charlotte County Sheriffs Office reported the following arrests: € Michelle Angella Cameau, 35, address withheld. Charge: trespassing with failure to leave property upon order by owner. Bond: $2,500. € Michael E. Dittes, 55, 29400 block of Bermont Rd., Punta Gorda. Charges: failure of defendant on bail to appear on misdemeanor, three counts of underlying charges and failure of defendant on bail to appear on felony. Bond: none. € Michael James Gables, 64, 28200 block of Bermont Rd., Punta Gorda. Charge: misuse of 911 or E911 system. Bond: none. € Nicholas Edward Jones, 29, 2500 block of Warren St., Port Charlotte. Charges: knowingly driving while license suspended or revoked, possession of marijuana with intent to sell, possession of cocaine, possession or use of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription and possession of marijuana over 20 grams. Bond: $23,500. € Anthony David Conley, 35, 21600 block of Augusta Ave., Port Charlotte. Charge: battery by intentional touch or strike. Bond: none. € Richard Bryson Sloan III, 57, 100 block of Bedford Dr., Port Charlotte. Charge: DUI with damage to property or person. Bond: none. € Ashlie Pearl Siek-McNanna, 24, 12100 block of Kimsey Ave., Port Charlotte. Charges: DUI and DUI with damage to property or person. Bond: $3,500. € Timothy Joseph Roberge, 41, homeless of Port Charlotte. Charge: grand theft property of more than $300 but less than $5,000. Bond: none. € Damian Roechard Isaac, 41, 600 block of North Lee Ave., Arcadia. Charges: delivering marijuana 1,000 feet from a church, possession of cocaine with intent to sell 1,000 feet from a church, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription and possession or use of drug paraphernalia. Bond: none. € Justin Randall Burton, 35, 2200 block of Lakeview Blvd., Port Charlotte. Charges: failure to appear and underlying charge. Bond: $6,000. € Michael William Malloy Jr., 27, 3400 block of Coney Island St., Port Charlotte. Charges: possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, possession or use of drug paraphernalia and knowingly driving while license suspended or revoked. Bond: $5,500. € David Wesley Schumacher Jr., 33, 3200 block of Sherwood Rd., Port Charlotte. Charges: loitering or prowling and violation of probation or community control. Bond: $1,500. € Joseph Mark Alexander, 29, of North Fort Myers. Charge: violation of probation or community control. Bond: none. € Bobby Terrell Jones, 37, of Kissimmee, Fla. Charges: two counts of underlying charges and failure to appear. Bond: none. The Punta Gorda Police Department reported the following arrests: € Jennifer Lynne Gayheart, 34, 12300 block of Poindexter Ave., Punta Gorda. Charges: two counts of first degree larceny petty theft of property $100 to under $300 and burglary of an unoccupied conveyance unarmed. 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The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 5OUR TOWN „ SUNCOAST HOMESBy KIM PARKSBOARD OF REALTORSENGLEWOOD „ The Englewood Area Board of Realtors Young Professionals Network has made it their mission to help keep Charlotte County beautiful. They proudly unveiled a sign Sept. 22 at Ann Dever Park on San Casa Drive. Its part of their commitment to Keep Charlotte Beautifuls Adopt-A-Shore program. YPN has adopted Ann Dever Park for two years as one of their community service projects. Once each “scal quarter, YPN gathers on a Saturday morning to pick up trash and they have fun doing it. We partake in quarterly cleanups, to remove litter,Ž said Traci Hamill, YPN Co-Chair. Florida is Beautiful, we need to keep it that way. Some people do not realize that there are consequences to their actions such as environmental harm, damage to wildlife habit, and economic losses. Our goal is to try and change this attitude. We want people to see us in our bright orange YPN T-shirts picking up trash to make them rethink about how they dispose of their trash. We live here, work here and play here, and we make a difference here.Ž YPN helps young real estate professionals excel in their careers by giving them the tools and encouragement to become involved in four core areas: Realtor associations, the real estate industry, peers and community. EABOR has been the local Voice for Real Estate since 1962. Follow EABORs YPN on Facebook and keep updated by visiting EnglewoodAreaBoardOf Realtors.Com.Young Professionals unveil commitment sign to keep local park clean PHOTO PROVIDEDMembers of the Englewood Area Board of Realtors Young Professionals Network unveiled a new sign they sponsored at Ann Dever Park on San Casa Drive recently. Pictured are, from left, Brian Faro, Luz Serrano, ObieŽ Obendorfer, Thomas Belke, board presi dent Kathi Obendorfer, YPN chair Matt Wojcik, Cindy Shivick, Charles Miller, Rick ONeal, YPN co-chair Traci Hamill, Pat Ottolini, A shley Johnson and Anthony Kneeland. In front are the Faro Triplets, Brandon Lattibeaudiere, Paige Miller and Aiden ONeal. adno=3611049-1 To view todays legal notices and more visit, To view todays legal notices and more visit, 3000 NOTICES 3112 FICTITIOUS NAME 09/30/2018 3138 OTHER NOTICES The S outhwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD) announces the following public meeting to which all interested persons are invited: J oint Agricultural and Green Industry Advisory Committee meeting: To discuss committ ee business and the 2020 Regional Water Supply Plan. Governing Board Members may attend. All or part of this meeting may be conducted by means of communicat ions media technology to permi t maximum participation of Advisory Committee and Governing Board members. DATE/TIME: Monday, Oct. 15, 2018; 2:00 p.m. PLACE: Districts Tampa Office, 7601 US Highway 301 N. Tampa, FL 33637 A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Water … Boards, Meetings & Event Calendar; 1(800)4231476 (FL only) or (352)796 7211. The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) does not discriminate on the basis of disability. This nondiscrimination policy involves every aspect of the Districts func tions, including access to and participation in the Districts programs and activities. Anyone requiring reasonable accommodation as provided for in the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the Districts Human Resources Bureau Chief, 2379 Broad St., Brooksville, FL 34604-6899; telephone (352) 796-7211 or 1-800-423-1476 (FL only), ext. 4703; or email A DACoordinator@WaterMatt If you are hearing or speech impaired, please cont act the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice). If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board/Committee with respect to any matter considered at this meeting or hearing, he/she will need t o ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the t estimony and evidence from which the appeal is to be issued. For more information, you may contact:; 1(800)423-1476 (FL only) or (352)796-7211, x4605 (Ad Order EXE0640) Publish: 09/30/2018 112958 3616483 PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires that The Punta Gorda Housing Authority will con duct a public hearing to receive comments on its 2020-2024 Agency 5 Year Plan and 5 Year Capital Plan. This public hearing will be held at the regular monthly Board Meeting of the Housing Au thority on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 8:30 am. This public hearing will be held in the confer ence room of the Punta Gorda Housing Authority, located at 340 Gulf Breeze Avenue, Punta Gorda, FL 33950. Copies of the 2020-2024 Agency 5 Year and 5 Capital Plan can be reviewed at the office of the Punta Gorda Housing Authority any time after October 1, 2018. For further information regarding this public hearing, please contact Kurt Pentelecuc at 941-639-4344. Publish: 09/29/18, 09/30/18 115869 3615890 PUBLIC NOTICE Hon. Paul A. Stamoulis Charlotte County Supervisor of Elections FL Statute: 98.075(7)(a)2 The following names have been submitted to our office by the Clerk of Circuit Court on a list of voters that may be ineligible to vote and have not had their right to vote restored. Pursuant to Florida Statute 98.075 (7)(a)3 ff 3138 OTHER NOTICES our o ffi ce i s requ i re d to remove these names from the voter rolls if this information is correct. This list may contain incorrect information and the persons listed have 30 days from the date of this notice to contact the Charlotte County Supervisor of Elections to resolve this matter. For further assistance, please contact: Hon. Paul A. 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Page 6 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018OUR TOWN „ SUNCOAST HOMESCHARLOTTE Betty J. Campitelli Betty J. Campitelli, 83 passed away peacefully Thursday, Sept., 13, 2018, at Englewood Hospice House surrounded by her family. Born in Cambridge, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Miles E. and Lorena G. Hesson. Betty retired as a medical transcriptionist in 1997. She dearly loved her dog Poopers and was skillful at working crossword puzzles. Her favorite pastime was playing BINGO! She will be remembered as a fun loving person who enjoyed making others laugh, especially her Bingo Buddies. Her family will affectionately remember the cards they received from Betty that included colorful cartoon artwork. Betty is survived by her son, Michael Campitelli; granddaughter, Cheryl Huggins; three great grandchildren, and half-sister Linda Petz of Canton Ohio. She is also survived by her sister Carol Worley whom she resided with in Englewood, Fla., three nieces, three great nieces and one great nephew all of Jacksonville, Fla., other relatives and many friends. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, at 11 a.m. at the Polynesian Village Clubhouse in Englewood.Peggy E. Stewart Peggy E. Stewart, 67, of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2018. She was born on November 14, 1950, in New Castle, Ind., to parents Grant E. and Mary A. (Clutter) Stewart. Peggy dedicated her life to the betterment of students in the “eld of medicine. Peggy was passionate about education. She obtained a Doctorate Degree in Neuroscience, Physiology, and Pharmacology. She was then a professor for more than 15 years at the Pennsylvania College of Osteopathic Medicine, teaching our future doctors in the Department of Bio-Medical Sciences. Peggys other great passion in life was to her Scottish Terrier dogs, even going so far as to make a trip to England in order to bring back the bloodline to the United States. She was active with the Scottish Terrier Group of Chicago and a generous “nancial donor and sponsor to their organization and rescue foundation. Her own Scottish Terriers, as well as several of their descendants, have won multiple awards in national dog show competitions. She is survived by her brother, Ron E. Stewart; nephew, Brannan Stewart (Jennifer), and their two children. Peggy was preceded in death by her parents, Grant E. and Mary A. Stewart; in addition to an older sister, Tanya A. Stewart, who died as a young child. Per request, services for Peggy will be private. Her ashes will be placed alongside her sister and parents in Park Cemetery in Green“eld, Indiana. In lieu of ”owers, those wishing to do so may make donations in her name to the Scottish Terrier Group of Chicago at You may express your condolences to the family at PORT Barbara A. Willis Barbara A. Willis of North Port, Fla., died at home on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. She was the wife of the late Raymond Willis, who died in February 2018. Born in Providence, she was a resident of Coventry before moving to Florida. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. To Barbara, family came “rst. She was a purchasing agent for Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus for many years and later worked in real estate development and property management. Barbara leaves her beloved children, Kenneth Russell and his wife, Jamie, of North Port, Fla., who were always by her side; Bernard Russell and his wife, Betty of Asheville, North Carolina; and Laurie Knowles and her husband, Patrick of Bradenton, Fla.; as well as her six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; her much loved sister, Nancy Christen of Greenville; and her stepson, Kevin Willis and his wife, Maryanne of Venice, Fla. She was preceded in death by her sister, Jeanne Chepivetski. Funeral services were private.By KAYLA GLEASONSTAFF WRITERBreak out your art smock and start brainstorming, because the Charlotte County Homeless Coalition is hosting its 19th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser. For almost two decades, the coalition has run Empty Bowls, a series of events where participants make and paint pottery that is then sold for charity. All of the proceeds go to the Charlotte County Public Schools Homeless Education Project, the Homeless Coalition and Meals on Wheels. It all goes to helping “ght hunger in our community,Ž said Darcy Woods, event and volunteer coordinator for the coalition. Its a collaborative effort by countless individuals and businesses in the area.Ž The initial bowl-making event will happen at the Visual Arts Center on Oct. 6, and people of all ages and skill levels are welcome. No experience or skill level required „ a beginner will have a good time and “nd it easy and fun. As long as you are old enough to play with clay, you can make a bowl,Ž said VAC executive director Janet Watermeier. Families have a good time at this event while helping others.Ž The bowl making session starts at 1 p.m. and is led by Howard Hartke, a professional pottery instructor, and a team of potters. Each participant receives a ball of clay big enough for a variety of designs, according to Watermeier. Bowls are made by hand „ without a pottery wheel „ giving each creation a unique and personal touch and allowing guests to make whatever pops into their heads. The VAC has partnered with the coalition since the inception of the event, accord ing to Watermeier, and has continually provided the materials and location to make the bowls over the years. The Visual Arts Center is a community organization and we consider it part of our mission to support community efforts and other nonprofit organizations whenever we can,Ž she said. Once the bowls are crafted, they spend two weeks drying. Participants are invited to return on Oct. 20 to glaze and “nalize their work. After glazing, the bowls will be placed in the kiln. After kiln “ring, the bowls will be delivered to the Homeless Coalition for storage until the Empty Bowls event,Ž Watermeier said. In addition, Visual Arts Center potters, led by Keith Charron, have been working over the summer using the pottery wheel to make larger bowls to donate to the event that will be used on the night of the event to support fundraising efforts.Ž Other bowls are made by area elementary school students, according to Woods. All of the “nal products will be up for sale at Empty Bowls event in November at New Day Christian Church „ though parents can buy their little ones creations prior to the event, and the money will be donated to the coalition. Participants are asked to pay a fee of $3 per person or $5 dollars per family to cover clay and glaze costs, as well as a canned good per person to donate to the coalition. Those interested must register by calling the VAC at 941-639-8810. Tickets and T-shirts for the November Empty Bowls event will also be available to purchase. Woods estimates that over 400 bowls will be made for the event, bringing in upward of $20,000. Tickets are $12 and that gets you one of the handmade bowls and a bowl of soup from a local restaurant. We have about 30 restaurants we reach out to to donate soup for the event. There is also a bake sale, a silent auction and entertainment from school choruses,Ž she said. Students from Kingsway, Liberty and Neil Armstrong elementary schools will perform.Email: kgleason@sun-herald.comSoups on: Empty Bowls kicks off 19th year PHOTOS PROVIDED BY JANET WATERMEIERA father and son craft a bowl at a previous Empty Bowls event. Families gather to work on their bowls at last years event. Families make bowls at last years Empty Bowls event. 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The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 7OUR TOWN „ SUNCOAST HOMESC7403086 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 21320 BRINSON AVE #212 $49,900 644 $49,000 9/14/2018 Community 1 1 0 1970 Condominium Cash 7 7.48 0.98 C7402480 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 23193 TROY AVE $59,900 1052 $70,100 9/20/2018 None 2 2 0 1978 Single Family Residence Cash 5 6.94 1.17 C7401085 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 2290 AARON ST #303 $67,500 919 $67,500 9/21/2018 Private 2 2 0 1975 Condominium Cash 73.45 1 73.45 C7404804 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 21260 BRINSON AVE #106 $72,900 919 $70,000 9/13/2018 Community 2 2 0 1979 Condominium Conven tional 79.33 0.96 70.21 N5913826 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 12 QUAILS RUN BLVD #9 $82,500 647 $75,000 9/24/2018 Community 1 1 1 1980 Condominium Conventional 127.51 0.91 98.94 C7238982 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 25100 SANDHILL BLVD $84,800 859 $80,000 9/21/2018 Community 2 2 0 1987 Condominium Cash 98.72 0.94 93.13 D6101610 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 21930 CATHERINE AVE $85,000 735 $82,500 9/14/2018 None 1 1 0 1961 Single Family Residence FH A 115.65 0.97 C7250588 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 3365 CROTON TER $89,900 895 $89,900 9/20/2018 None 3 2 0 1958 Single Family Residence FHA 10 0.45 1 82.7 D6102022 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 8272 AGRESS AVE $95,000 698 $88,000 9/25/2018 None 1 1 0 1961 Single Family Residence Convention al 136.1 0.93 98.65 C7403032 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 1211 SAXONY CIR #D-2 $95,000 1017 $90,000 9/14/2018 None 2 2 0 1988 Condominium FHA 93.41 0.95 N5916193 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 720 FLORAL LN $99,000 1326 $99,000 9/14/2018 None 3 1 0 1958 Single Family Residence FHA 74. 66 1 74.66 C7404378 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 1611 SHEEHAN BLVD $109,000 1112 $107,800 9/17/2018 None 2 1 1 1965 Single Family Residence C ash 98.02 0.99 63.52 D6102020 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33953 14459 RIVER BEACH DR $112,000 1150 $112,100 9/20/2018 Community 2 2 0 1981 Condominium Cash 97.39 1 C7405304 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 6177 TALBOT ST $119,900 864 $119,900 9/19/2018 None 2 1 0 1966 Single Family Residence Cash 138. 77 1 78.83 C7402072 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 164 FRANCIS DR NE $120,000 1529 $115,000 9/21/2018 Community 2 1 1 1964 Single Family Reside nce FHA 78.48 0.96 69.24 C7403980 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 23202 OLEAN BLVD $125,000 931 $125,000 9/14/2018 None 2 2 0 1972 Single Family Residence FHA 134.26 1 74.27 C7403169 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 7030 ODOM PL $125,000 1461 $119,000 9/18/2018 Community 3 2 0 1978 Single Family Residence Cash 85.56 0.95 53.53 C7402377 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 8632 ATMORE AVE $127,000 1020 $122,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 1984 Single Family Residence Convent ional 124.51 0.96 12.2 D6101515 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18124 BRACKEN CIR $129,000 942 $125,000 9/20/2018 None 3 2 0 1981 Single Family Residence VA 136.94 0.97 C7401974 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18105 EDGEWATER DR $129,500 1620 $128,000 9/18/2018 None 3 2 0 1986 Single Family Residence Cash 79.94 0.99 C7404406 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 358 YEAGER ST $129,900 912 $134,900 9/24/2018 Private 2 1 1 1975 Single Family Residence FHA 142.43 1.04 114.13 C7402799 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 531 SHARON CIR $129,900 874 $136,000 9/24/2018 None 2 1 0 1958 Single Family Residence Cash 148.63 1.05 89.59 N6101262 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 7544 LYNCREST ST $129,999 720 $129,900 9/20/2018 None 2 1 1 1982 Single Family Residence Convent ional 180.55 1 96.15 C7403824 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 457 CHURCH AVE NW $130,000 1162 $130,000 9/26/2018 None 2 2 0 1973 Single Family Residence C onventional 111.88 1 C7404763 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 763 COLUMBIA ST $134,333 976 $136,000 9/24/2018 None 2 2 0 1981 Single Family Residence VA 1 37.64 1.01 C7401697 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 22515 NEW YORK AVE $134,900 1054 $135,000 9/21/2018 None 2 1 0 1970 Single Family Residence FHA 127.99 1 95.34 C7401082 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33955 3170 MATECUMBE KEY RD $134,900 732 $128,000 9/17/2018 Community 1 1 0 1983 Condominium Cash 184 .29 0.95 174.86 C7403614 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 5177 CHAVES CIR $135,000 900 $135,000 9/18/2018 None 2 2 0 1983 Single Family Residence Conv entional 150 1 112.5 A4188616 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 21508 EDGEWATER DR $138,000 1344 $138,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 1960 Single Family Residence FHA 102.68 1 84.56 C7403573 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 20313 BACHMANN BLVD $139,900 912 $139,000 9/14/2018 None 3 1 1 1984 Single Family Residence FHA 153.4 0.99 120.66 C7402865 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 21185 WINSIDE AVE $139,900 1877 $136,117 9/13/2018 None 3 2 0 1985 Single Family Residence C ash 74.53 0.97 C7402790 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18335 SHADOWAY AVE $139,900 1155 $139,900 9/21/2018 None 2 2 0 1983 Single Family Residence FHA 121.13 1 90.9 N6101316 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 1360 RIO DE JANEIRO AVE $142,900 1017 $135,000 9/17/2018 Private, Comm 2 2 0 1989 Condominium Conventional 140.51 0.94 C7403227 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33953 345 LOMOND DR $144,000 1092 $148,000 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 1978 Single Family Residence Conve ntional 131.87 1.03 D6101998 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 4519 HERDER ST $144,900 1381 $138,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 1974 Single Family Residence Cash 104.92 0.95 66.54 C7249880 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 19355 WATER OAK DR $144,900 1024 $142,500 9/25/2018 Community 2 2 0 2004 Condominium Conven tional 141.5 0.98 139.16 A4213736 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 20375 PEACHLAND BLVD $145,000 1192 $144,000 9/17/2018 None 3 2 0 1988 Single Family Residenc e FHA 121.64 0.99 81.26 C7404015 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 2171 ABSCOTT ST $149,000 1308 $145,000 9/19/2018 None 2 2 0 1977 Single Family Residence Con ventional 113.91 0.97 71.18 C7401431 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 4431 BOSTON TER $149,500 1503 $143,500 9/18/2018 None 3 2 0 2004 Single Family Residence Cash 99 .47 0.96 66.62 A4401751 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 290 AZALEA AVE NW $149,900 1100 $149,000 9/17/2018 None 2 2 0 1969 Single Family Residence C onventional 136.27 0.99 96.25 D5921695 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 13473 MURIEL AVE $149,900 1255 $135,000 9/21/2018 Community 2 2 0 1972 Single Family Residen ce Conventional 119.44 0.9 82.07 C7400239 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 21524 EDGEWATER DR $149,999 1320 $149,900 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 1961 Single Family Residence FHA 113.64 1 75.06 C7404745 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33982 30437 HOLLY RD $150,000 1204 $140,000 9/25/2018 None 3 2 0 1991 Single Family Residence Convent ional 124.58 0.93 60.98 C7242735 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 22313 TENNYSON AVE $152,990 1014 $149,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2017 Single Family Residence FHA 150.88 0.97 146.94 D6100450 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18431 TIMOTHY AVE $154,000 1613 $145,000 9/14/2018 None 4 1 1 1971 Single Family Residence C onventional 95.47 0.94 89.89 D6101042 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 5654 MACCAUGHEY DR $154,900 1195 $154,900 9/17/2018 None 3 2 0 1983 Single Family Residence FHA 129.62 1 90.53 C7251083 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 311 GARVIN ST #301C $154,900 1114 $149,000 9/13/2018 Community 2 2 0 1973 Condominium Conventio nal 139.05 0.96 133.75 N5917089 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 6766 CAROVEL $154,900 1319 $156,400 9/21/2018 Private, Comm 3 2 0 1979 Single Family Residence C onventional 117.44 1.01 C7403966 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 5310 FARLEY ST $155,000 1116 $160,000 9/17/2018 None 3 2 0 1989 Single Family Residence Cash 138.89 1.03 82.22 C7403528 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33955 12217 POINDEXTER AVE $157,000 1668 $159,500 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 1992 Single Family Residence F HA 94.12 1.02 C7402772 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 2873 CLORAS ST $159,900 1227 $165,000 9/20/2018 None 3 2 0 2002 Single Family Residence FHA 130. 32 1.03 91.72 C7403899 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33982 30072 HOLLY RD $164,900 1307 $160,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 1 1988 Single Family Residence USDA 126.17 0.97 C7403472 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33982 60 DAHOON BLVD $164,900 1272 $160,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 2 0 1990 Single Family Residence FHA 129.64 0.97 90.7 D6101128 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 6336 DRUCKER CIR $164,900 1116 $162,000 9/13/2018 Community 3 2 0 1987 Single Family Residen ce FHA 147.76 0.98 102.27 C7401501 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 7322 EBRO RD $164,900 1890 $164,900 9/13/2018 None 4 2 0 1982 Single Family Residence Conventiona l 87.25 1 63.59 C7403990 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 4189 JASLO AVE $165,000 1193 $167,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 1999 Single Family Residence FHA 138. 31 1.01 100.06 C7402263 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 2293 RYECROFT ST $165,000 2014 $150,000 9/21/2018 Community 3 2 0 1979 Single Family Residence C onventional 81.93 0.91 74.48 C7403030 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 5779 SABAL TRACE DR $169,800 1168 $169,000 9/24/2018 Community 2 2 0 2006 Condominium Cash 145. 38 1 122.82 D6102077 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 4260 PLACIDA RD #19C $169,900 950 $165,000 9/21/2018 Community 2 2 0 1983 Condominium Cash 178.84 0.97 98.21 N6101120 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 8093 HERBISON AVE $169,900 1123 $172,400 9/21/2018 Private 2 1 1 1969 Single Family Residence FH A 151.29 1.01 D5921369 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 1255 S MARYKNOLL RD $169,900 1432 $165,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 1962 Single Family Residence FHA 118.65 0.97 107.42 C7242578 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 21067 EXMORE AVE $169,990 1513 $169,990 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2017 Single Family Residence FH A 112.35 1 112.35 C7244580 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 17180 LAVENDER AVE $170,000 1622 $171,000 9/17/2018 Private 3 2 0 1991 Single Family Residen ce Cash 104.81 1.01 72.52 C7402029 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 1478 HARMONY DR $172,500 1704 $171,000 9/14/2018 None 2 2 0 1978 Single Family Residence FHA 101.23 0.99 100.35 C7404554 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 131 BUCKEYE AVE NW $174,500 1529 $137,500 9/19/2018 None 3 2 0 1960 Single Family Residence Cash 114.13 0.79 61.47 A4409554 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 1752 GORHAM ST $175,000 1340 $180,000 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 2004 Single Family Residence FHA 130. 6 1.03 C7403737 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 1058 GUILD ST $175,000 1096 $170,000 9/17/2018 Private 2 2 0 1986 Single Family Residence VA 159.67 0.97 96.7 A4410004 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 4750 BRICKELL DR $179,000 1216 $179,000 9/21/2018 None 2 2 0 1981 Single Family Residence FHA 14 7.2 1 101.02 C7251445 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 1629 PALACE CT $179,000 1382 $170,000 9/20/2018 Community 2 2 0 2002 Single Family Residence Cash 129.52 0.95 84.79 D6100800 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 23192 MCBURNEY AVE $179,900 1743 $175,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 1981 Single Family Residence Conventional 103.21 0.97 70.28 C7239096 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 1237 HARBOR BLVD $181,990 1709 $181,990 9/26/2018 None 3 2 1 2017 Single Family Residence FH A 106.49 1 106.49 C7403457 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18469 LAKE WORTH BLVD $184,000 1317 $175,000 9/20/2018 Private 3 2 0 1984 Single Family Resi dence Conventional 139.71 0.95 116.36 C7404592 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 438 CELESTE ST $184,500 1438 $184,500 9/19/2018 None 3 2 0 2008 Single Family Residence VA 1 28.3 1 C7403204 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 870 NEPTUNE ST $184,900 1795 $186,000 9/17/2018 None 3 2 0 1990 Single Family Residence Conv entional 103.01 1.01 77.73 C7402960 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 2299 CANNOLOT BLVD $184,900 1166 $178,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 1972 Single Family Residence FHA 158.58 0.96 C7250827 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 2174 AMARILLO LN $185,000 1520 $175,500 9/18/2018 None 3 2 0 1986 Single Family Residence Conve ntional 121.71 0.95 80.43 C7405197 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 4054 ALLURE LN $186,000 1515 $179,000 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 1993 Single Family Residence Cash 122 .77 0.96 80.78 D6100890 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 150 ENGLWD ISLES PKWY $189,000 1080 $178,000 9/13/2018 Community 2 2 0 1980 Condominium Conventi onal 175 0.94 C7402979 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18095 DUBLIN AVE $189,900 1557 $185,000 9/17/2018 None 2 2 0 1991 Single Family Residence Co nventional 121.97 0.97 81.43 C7402660 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 24370 FOLKSTONE AVE $189,900 1382 $185,000 9/20/2018 Community 2 2 0 2004 Single Family Resi dence Conventional 137.41 0.97 92.27 C7403788 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 23256 MACDOUGALL AVE $189,999 1874 $190,000 9/20/2018 None 4 3 0 1986 Single Family Residenc e FHA 101.39 1 C7401044 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 26060 TEMPLAR LN $194,000 1719 $194,000 9/20/2018 None 4 2 0 2005 Single Family Residence Conve ntional 112.86 1 A4411324 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33953 1157 SHERWIN ST $194,500 1681 $200,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2008 Single Family Residence FHA 115.7 1.03 79.94 C7403720 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 4583 ALFA TER $194,800 1663 $198,000 9/21/2018 Private 4 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence FHA 11 7.14 1.02 92.35 C7250855 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 2305 BEACON DR $194,800 2094 $198,500 9/20/2018 Private 3 2 0 1973 Single Family Residence F HA 93.03 1.02 71.92 C7403538 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 23241 MCCANDLESS AVE $195,000 1525 $187,000 9/19/2018 Private 3 2 0 1985 Single Family Resid ence Conventional 127.87 0.96 A4410707 Sold NORTH PORT 34291 3387 IRMA ST $197,900 1852 $197,900 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2005 Single Family Residence Cash 106.8 6 1 C7404914 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18379 EVENGLOW AVE $198,000 1435 $195,000 9/24/2018 Private 3 2 0 1994 Single Family Residen ce Cash 137.98 0.98 94.94 D6101587 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 13338 DRYSDALE AVE $199,000 1579 $199,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2008 Single Family Residence Conventional 126.03 1 97.12 C7403473 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 21044 RIDDLE AVE $199,000 1748 $180,000 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 1990 Single Family Residence FH A 113.84 0.9 C7248271 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 5464 MAHONEY ST $199,000 1959 $192,000 9/22/2018 None 3 2 0 1987 Single Family Residence Cas h 101.58 0.96 66.6 C7403802 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 488 NORTHVIEW ST $199,800 1791 $203,000 9/20/2018 None 3 2 0 1991 Single Family Residence Co nventional 111.56 1.02 A4412944 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 2080 SELOVER RD $199,900 1323 $197,300 9/18/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Cash 15 1.1 0.99 105.56 C7404256 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 2578 ORACLE LN $199,900 1659 $199,900 9/14/2018 Private 4 2 0 2002 Single Family Residence FHA 1 20.49 1 86.88 A4409890 Sold NORTH PORT 34291 5464 SHAFFER AVE $199,900 1323 $197,000 9/20/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Cash 1 51.1 0.99 105.4 C7400409 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 1907 MARASCO LN $199,900 1762 $203,000 9/20/2018 None 3 2 0 2005 Single Family Residence FHA 113 .45 1.02 84.2 C7403499 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 4466 MAURBACH TER $203,900 1437 $203,900 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence VA 14 1.89 1 100.64 C7402403 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 201 GRANADA BLVD $204,700 2058 $204,500 9/24/2018 Private 3 3 0 1978 Single Family Residence Con ventional 99.47 1 68.19 A4409906 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 11904 CROCUS AVE $204,900 1612 $204,900 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Ca sh 127.11 1 D6101701 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 3819 LOTHAIR AVE $204,900 1710 $205,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence FHA 11 9.82 1 81.84 A4408034 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 9395 BREWTON AVE $204,900 1612 $204,900 9/18/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Cash 12 7.11 1 C7400478 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 7410 COHEN ST $204,900 1300 $201,000 9/25/2018 Private 2 2 0 2017 Single Family Residence Co nventional 157.62 0.98 111.36C7249681 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 2583 PANDORA TER $204,900 1652 $204,900 9/17/2018 None 3 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence Conven tional 124.03 1 91.19 C7405009 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 1251 MCCRORY ST $209,000 1213 $209,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 2 0 2000 Single Family Residence Cash 172.3 1 122.72 T3115985 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33953 335 WALTERS ST $209,900 1706 $204,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2007 Single Family Residence Conv entional 123.04 0.97 C7400211 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 2432 JEANNIN DR $209,900 1932 $194,000 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 2007 Single Family Residence Convent ional 108.64 0.92 N6100717 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33982 27825 ARROWHEAD CIR $211,800 1828 $211,800 9/25/2018 None 4 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Co nventional 115.86 1 89.48 N6100762 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 1538 MAILE ST $212,130 1756 $212,130 9/25/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence FHA 120.8 1 92.84 C7250938 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 1345 GERONA TER $212,900 1415 $205,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Convent ional 150.46 0.96 94.25 C7403646 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 1281 S WAPELLO ST $214,900 1399 $213,000 9/20/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence FHA 1 53.61 0.99 106.5 C7404038 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 20087 SUSAN AVE $215,000 1717 $206,000 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 2007 Single Family Residence FHA 125.22 0.96 73.73 D6101113 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 12169 EDWARDS RD $215,000 1723 $211,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Ca sh 124.78 0.98 85.67 N5917014 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 1844 GERANIUM AVE $216,300 1828 $214,300 9/14/2018 None 4 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Conve ntional 118.33 0.99 90.54 C7405278 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 22050 DEBORAH AVE $216,425 1540 $216,425 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence F HA 140.54 1 D5923883 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 4800 S SALFORD BLVD $218,000 1425 $212,000 9/14/2018 Private 3 2 0 1989 Single Family Residence FHA 152.98 0.97 94.43 D6100072 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 4154 ATTAWAY LN $219,700 1423 $196,000 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 1992 Single Family Residence Con ventional 154.39 0.89 90.57 D6101530 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 10123 BAY AVE $219,900 2044 $227,000 9/25/2018 None 3 2 0 1983 Single Family Residence Convention al 107.58 1.03 88.05 C7402381 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 1895 WHEELING AVE $219,900 1601 $221,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 2 0 2001 Single Family Residence Co nventional 137.35 1.01 104.99 C7401244 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 19169 WILTON AVE $219,900 1634 $211,000 9/18/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Co nventional 134.58 0.96 C7401619 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 2202 ABALOM ST $220,000 1720 $220,000 9/25/2018 Private 3 2 0 1983 Single Family Residence V A 127.91 1 C7401497 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33982 590 RIDGECREST DR $220,000 1939 $190,000 9/13/2018 Private 2 2 0 1991 Single Family Residence C ash 113.46 0.86 N6100634 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 7525 MIKASA DR $222,835 1672 $221,835 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Convent ional 133.27 1 98.99 C7250977 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 1096 KENSINGTON ST $224,800 1829 $218,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 2 0 1987 Single Family Residen ce Conventional 122.91 0.97 81.04 C7403625 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 2720 MAXIMO RD $224,900 1835 $215,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence Conventi onal 122.56 0.96 86.17 C7402658 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 1161 CAMBON AVE $224,900 1466 $215,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2008 Single Family Residence Convent ional 153.41 0.96 102.67 C7401305 Sold NORTH PORT 34291 2363 DE GARMO ST $225,000 1851 $218,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2001 Single Family Residence Conven tional 121.56 0.97 78.05 A4409524 Sold NORTH PORT 34291 3638 N BISCAYNE DR $228,900 1532 $228,900 9/26/2018 Private 3 2 0 1988 Single Family Residence V A 149.41 1 C7225675 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 4398 LISTER ST $229,000 1334 $165,400 9/25/2018 None 2 2 0 1930 Single Family Residence VA 1 71.66 0.72 73.87 C7404080 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 23119 ALLEN AVE $229,900 2034 $230,000 9/25/2018 Private 3 2 0 1984 Single Family Residence VA 113.03 1 77.65 C7401111 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33955 10494 PRINCESS CT $229,900 1627 $225,000 9/14/2018 Community 3 2 0 1998 Single Family Residence Conventional 141.3 0.98 91.95 A4403317 Sold NORTH PORT 34291 2395 RIBBLE ST $232,500 1590 $228,000 9/18/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Cash 146 .23 0.98 100.18 C7403469 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 3733 PEACE RIVER DR $234,000 1382 $227,500 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 1984 Single Family Residence Ca sh 169.32 0.97 103.22 AREA PROPERTY TRANSFERSML# STATUS CITY ZIP CODE ADDRESS LIST PRICE AREA SOLD PRICE SOLD DATE POOL BE FB HB BUILT PROPERTY STYLE SOLD TERMS LP/ SQFT SP/LP LP/SQFTCHARLOTTE COUNTY/NORTH PORT COURTESY OF PUNTA GORDA, PORT CHARLOTTE, NORTH PORT ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS


Page 8 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018OUR TOWN „ SUNCOAST HOMES AREA PROPERTY TRANSFERS CONTINUEDC7402953 SLD 225 VIA DE LUNA ENGLEWOOD 34224 MOBILE GARDENS 1,388 $89,000 2 2 0 1986 None Mobile Home Cash 9/21/2018 $72.05 $64.12 0.89 D6100435 SLD 13100 S MCCALL RD PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 PORT CHARLOTTE SEC 95 912 $95,000 2 2 0 1984 None Villa Cash 9/20/2018 $1 15.13 $104.17 0.9 D5921695 SLD 13473 MURIEL AVE PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 PORT CHARLOTTE SEC 66 1 1,255 $135,000 2 2 0 1972 Community Single Family R esidence Conventional 9/21/2018 $119.44 $107.57 0.9 C7403966 SLD 5310 FARLEY ST PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 PORT CHARLOTTE SEC 052 1,116 $160,000 3 2 0 1989 None Single Family Residence Cash 9/17/2018 $138.89 $143.37 1.03 D6102077 SLD 4260 PLACIDA RD Unit#19C ENGLEWOOD 34224 FOREST PARK CONDO 01 950 $165,000 2 2 0 1983 Community Condominium Cash 9/21/2018 $178.84 $173.68 0.97 D5921369 SLD 1255 S MARYKNOLL RD ENGLEWOOD 34223 OXFORD MANOR 3RD ADD 1,432 $165,000 3 2 0 1962 None Single Family Residence FHA 9/21/2018 $118.65 $115.22 0.97 A4408034 SLD 9395 BREWTON AVE ENGLEWOOD 34224 PORT CHARLOTTE SEC 069 1,612 $204,900 3 2 0 2018 None Single Family Residence C ash 9/18/2018 $127.11 $127.11 1 N5916826 SLD 189 ROTONDA CIR ROTONDA WEST 33947 ROTONDA W. OAKLAND HILLS 2,167 $187,000 3 2 0 1976 Private Single Family Resid ence Cash 9/20/2018 $96.45 $86.29 0.89 D6101596 SLD 352 BAYTREE DR ROTONDA WEST 33947 ROTONDA LAKES 1,416 $216,000 2 2 0 2018 None Single Family Residence FHA 9/21/2 018 $148.23 $152.54 1.03 D6101113 SLD 12169 EDWARDS RD PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 PORT CHARLOTTE SEC 056 1,723 $211,000 3 2 0 2018 None Single Family Residen ce Cash 9/21/2018 $124.78 $122.46 0.98 C7404525 SLD 101 LINDA LEE DR ROTONDA WEST 33947 ROTONDA LAKES 1,328 $229,000 3 2 0 2004 Private Single Family Residence Cash 9/21/2018 $172.44 $172.44 1 D6101300 SLD 456 ALBATROSS RD ROTONDA WEST 33947 ROTONDA LAKES 1,607 $229,900 3 2 0 2018 None Single Family Residence FHA 9/20 /2018 $143.06 $143.06 1 D5924065 SLD 238 COUGAR WAY ROTONDA WEST 33947 ROTONDA HEIGHTS 1,457 $219,000 3 2 0 1997 Private Single Family Residence FHA 9 /17/2018 $157.86 $150.31 0.95 D5919638 SLD 23 BUNKER TER ROTONDA WEST 33947 ROTONDA WEST PEBBLE BEACH 1,886 $212,500 3 2 0 1999 Private Single Family Reside nce Conventional 9/17/2018 $126.72 $112.67 0.89 D6100703 SLD 14352 OVERLOOK PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 SOUTH GULG COVE 1,692 $250,000 3 2 0 2015 None Single Family Residence Cash 9 /19/2018 $146.28 $147.75 1.01 D6101805 SLD 47 GOLFVIEW PL ROTONDA WEST 33947 ROTONDA W. OAKLAND HILLS 1,538 $240,000 3 2 0 1976 Private Single Family Reside nce Cash, Conven 9/21/2018 $162.48 $156.05 0.96 D6101479 SLD 29632 NIAGARA CT ENGLEWOOD 34223 STILLWATER 1,538 $249,000 2 2 0 2008 Community Townhouse Cash 9/17/2018 $168.99 $161.90 0.96 N6101533 SLD 1026 OSCEOLA BLVD ENGLEWOOD 34223 BAY VISTA BLVD 2,135 $288,000 3 2 0 1979 Private Single Family Residence Conven tional 9/19/2018 $137.94 $134.89 0.98 D5923730 SLD 9389 FRUITLAND AVE ENGLEWOOD 34224 PORT CHARLOTTE SEC 074 2,309 $266,000 3 2 1 2002 Private Single Family Residen ce Cash 9/17/2018 $127.76 $115.20 0.9 D5922907 SLD 532 BOX ELDER CT ENGLEWOOD 34223 PARK FOREST SUBDIVISION 2,060 $318,925 3 2 0 2018 Community Single Family Reside nce Conventional 9/21/2018 $153.35 $154.82 1.01 A4213338 SLD 1953 FAIRVIEW DR ENGLEWOOD 34223 OVERBROOK GARDENS 1,775 $305,000 3 2 0 1960 None Single Family Residence Convent ional 9/17/2018 $191.49 $171.83 0.9 D5923514 SLD 2810 N BEACH RD Unit#C103 ENGLEWOOD 34223 LACOQUINA BEACH BLDG C 1,015 $310,500 2 2 0 1980 Community Condominium Conventional 9/19/2018 $344.73 $305.91 0.89 C7404961 SLD 9487 ATHEL DR PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 PORT CHARLOTTE SEC 081 2,385 $385,000 4 3 0 2004 Private Single Family Residen ce Conventional 9/18/2018 $161.43 $161.43 1 A4413772 SLD 1290 HOLIDAY DR ENGLEWOOD 34223 ENGLEWOOD SHORES 980 $435,000 2 1 0 1959 None Single Family Residence Cash 9/21/2 018 $443.88 $443.88 1 D6100590 SLD 264 N OXFORD DR ENGLEWOOD 34223 ENGLEWOOD GARDENS 2,514 $440,000 3 2 0 1989 Private Single Family Residence Cash 9/21/2018 $180.99 $175.02 0.97 A4406375 SLD 940 STONER RD ENGLEWOOD 34223 N/A 1,977 $525,000 3 2 0 1989 Private Single Family Residence Other 9/21/2018 $278. 10 $265.55 0.95 A4209814 SLD 363 ARDENWOOD DR ENGLEWOOD 34223 ENGLEWOOD ISLES SUB 4,326 $910,000 3 3 0 2005 Private Single Family Residence Ca sh, Seller Fin 9/19/2018 $213.82 $210.36 0.98 C7251138 SLD 3426 DECK ST PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 PORT CHARLOTTE ADD SEC 60 3,827 $1,400,000 4 3 1 2008 Private Single Family Res idence Cash 9/21/2018 $390.65 $365.82 0.94ML# STATUS ADDRESS CITY ZIP LEGAL SUBDIVISION NAME SQFT PRICE BE FB HB BUILT POOL PROPERTY STYLE SOLD TERMS CLOSE LP/SQFT SP/SQ FT SP/LPENGLEWOOD COURTESY OF ENGLEWOOD AREA BOARD OF REALTORSML# STATUS CITY ZIP CODE ADDRESS LIST PRICE AREA SOLD PRICE SOLD DATE POOL BE FB HB BUILT PROPERTY STYLE SOLD TERMS LP/ SQFT SP/LP LP/SQFTD6101238 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 1645 FAUST DR $235,000 1492 $230,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 1977 Single Family Residence Convention al 157.51 0.98 94.73 C7400550 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33980 24643 BUCKINGHAM WAY $235,000 1395 $225,000 8/31/2018 Community 2 2 0 2009 Single Family Res idence Conventional 168.46 0.96 C7400889 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 404 ENCARNACION ST $237,800 2145 $222,000 9/14/2018 None 4 2 0 2007 Single Family Residence Con ventional 110.86 0.93 79.8 C7400512 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 22246 PEACHLAND BLVD $239,000 1589 $239,000 9/13/2018 Private 3 2 0 1992 Single Family Resid ence Conventional 150.41 1 110.24 D6100706 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 1298 RUSSELLVILLE ST $239,900 2168 $219,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence FHA 110.65 0.91 78.13 C7404140 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 1059 WILLIAM ST $242,000 1858 $240,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2016 Single Family Residence FHA 130 .25 0.99 C7404027 Sold NORTH PORT 34289 2392 BARTEK PL $242,888 2038 $235,000 9/18/2018 Private, Comm 3 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence Cash 119.18 0.97 86.84 C7406079 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 2081 DAMASCUS LN $244,875 2320 $244,875 9/25/2018 None 4 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Conve ntional 105.55 1 D5923138 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 825 STEWART ST $245,500 1808 $232,000 9/14/2018 Private 3 2 0 1972 Single Family Residence Cash 1 35.79 0.95 99.15 N6100953 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 7501 MIKASA DR $246,615 2090 $245,615 9/14/2018 None 4 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Convent ional 118 1 91.78 C7403632 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 23501 MARISOL AVE $246,900 1735 $246,000 9/25/2018 Private 3 2 0 1993 Single Family Residenc e Conventional 142.31 1 100.08 D6100703 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 14352 OVERLOOK $247,500 1692 $250,000 9/19/2018 None 3 2 0 2015 Single Family Residence Cash 146.28 1.01 93.77 C7400573 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 514 CORTO ANDRA ST $249,000 2184 $226,500 9/13/2018 Private 6 3 0 1957 Single Family Residence Conventional 114.01 0.91 93.06 C7405477 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 3892 BORDEAUX DR $249,900 1717 $232,000 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2000 Single Family Residence Cash 145.54 0.93 C7400091 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33955 16424 CAMPO SANO CT $249,900 1753 $247,500 9/21/2018 Private 2 3 0 1996 Single Family Residence Conventional 142.56 0.99 C7403325 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 23081 AMBASSADOR AVE $250,000 2145 $250,000 9/17/2018 Private 3 2 0 1996 Single Family Resid ence Conventional 116.55 1 N6100629 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 7500 MIKASA DR $251,895 2319 $250,895 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Convent ional 108.62 1 85.6 N6101560 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33953 14085 ALABAMA AVE $254,900 2182 $247,000 9/13/2018 None 3 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence C ash 116.82 0.97 84.19 C7402125 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 1420 ABSCOTT ST $254,900 2032 $254,900 9/14/2018 Private 3 2 0 1986 Single Family Residence Conventional 125.44 1 C7244745 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 27454 TRRA DEL FGO CIR $255,000 2047 $250,000 9/20/2018 Private 3 2 0 1990 Single Family Reside nce Conventional 124.57 0.98 91.88 C7403205 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 303 PARAMARIBO ST $257,900 2123 $255,000 9/14/2018 Private 3 2 0 1991 Single Family Residence C onventional 121.48 0.99 87.48 D6102462 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33953 15320 MILLE FIORE $258,925 2155 $258,925 9/21/2018 None 4 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence F HA 120.15 1 C7401750 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 5012 POCATELLA AVE $259,000 1850 $255,000 9/17/2018 Private 3 2 0 1995 Single Family Residence C onventional 140 0.98 100.91 C7402282 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 319 COLDEWAY DRIVE DR $259,900 1111 $235,000 9/14/2018 Community 2 2 0 1986 Condominium Cash 2 33.93 0.9 211.52 C7403168 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 10168 WINDING RIVER RD $260,000 1920 $255,000 9/14/2018 Private 3 2 0 2013 Single Family Reside nce Conventional 135.42 0.98 102.7 C7402314 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18279 BRACKEN CIR $263,777 1845 $258,777 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence C ash 142.97 0.98 97.1 C7402465 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33953 14460 DUPONT AVE $264,900 1471 $266,000 9/19/2018 Private 3 2 0 2005 Single Family Residence Cash 180.08 1 139.49 C7402451 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 17080 KELLOG AVE $264,900 2256 $262,500 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence VA 117.42 0.99 T3125991 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 11191 GRAFTON AVE $269,900 1639 $269,900 9/13/2018 Private 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Cas h 164.67 1 111.53 T3105541 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 5122 BALMOR TER $269,900 2247 $268,000 9/20/2018 Private 3 2 0 2004 Single Family Residence VA 1 20.12 0.99 88.13 C7249497 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 821 MARLIN DR $269,900 1706 $265,000 9/20/2018 None 3 2 0 1973 Single Family Residence Cash, Co nven 158.21 0.98 101.77 D6101348 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 441 TOMOKA DR $279,000 2036 $265,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2006 Single Family Residence Cash 137.0 3 0.95 96.4 C7250808 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33953 71 RAMBLEWOOD ST $279,000 1941 $262,000 9/14/2018 Private 3 2 0 1988 Single Family Residence FHA 143.74 0.94 101.47 C7404266 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 26181 PAYSANDU DR $289,500 2252 $280,000 9/20/2018 Private 3 2 1 1989 Single Family Residence C onventional 128.55 0.97 C7250904 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 5101 PINE SHADOW LN $289,900 1759 $289,000 9/17/2018 Private, Comm 3 2 0 2000 Single Family Resi dence Cash 164.81 1 121.63 D5923293 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 2424 PLACIDA RD #D102 $289,900 1285 $267,000 9/25/2018 Community 2 2 0 1985 Condominium Conventio nal 225.6 0.92 207.78 N6101533 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 1026 OSCEOLA BLVD $294,500 2135 $288,000 9/19/2018 Private 3 2 0 1979 Single Family Residence Con ventional 137.94 0.98 97.83 D5923730 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 9389 FRUITLAND AVE $295,000 2309 $266,000 9/17/2018 Private 3 2 1 2002 Single Family Residence Ca sh 127.76 0.9 82.43 C7403390 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 3262 GREAT NECK ST $299,000 2471 $268,000 9/20/2018 Private 4 3 0 1979 Single Family Residen ce Conventional 121 0.9 98.53 N6101518 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 545 PEMBROKE DR $299,900 1961 $289,900 9/19/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Cas h 152.93 0.97 105.88 C7404269 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33982 16101 WILDWOOD CT $299,900 1765 $299,000 9/20/2018 None 3 2 0 1990 Single Family Residence Conv entional 169.92 1 137.79 A4405852 Sold NORTH PORT 34288 2034 AMNESTY DR $299,900 2054 $300,000 9/19/2018 Private 3 2 0 2007 Single Family Residence Cash 146.01 1 106.95 D5923550 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 2136 PENNSYLVANIA AVE $299,900 1706 $280,000 9/25/2018 None 3 2 0 1992 Single Family Residence Co nventional 175.79 0.93 101.97 C7244420 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33955 3260 SOUTHSHORE DR $299,900 2064 $281,000 9/19/2018 Community 2 2 0 1981 Condominium Cash 145. 3 0.94 136.14 C7403170 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 3962 WARRIOR AVE $299,999 1726 $290,000 9/26/2018 Private 3 2 0 1994 Single Family Residence Cas h 173.81 0.97 121.34 O5729436 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33954 25 ORLANDO BLVD $303,925 2427 $268,611 9/21/2018 None 4 3 0 2018 Single Family Residence Cas h 125.23 0.88 C7401592 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 3624 ABBOTSFORD ST $304,900 2234 $300,000 9/14/2018 Private 4 2 0 2002 Single Family Residence F HA 136.48 0.98 100.81 C7247652 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 96 VIVANTE BLVD #302 $309,900 1915 $275,000 9/14/2018 Community 3 2 0 2006 Condominium Cash 161 .83 0.89 143.6 E2205079 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 10193 ACORN TRL $309,900 2545 $305,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2017 Single Family Residence Conven tional 121.77 0.98 C7237754 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33955 17863 CRTSDE LNDNGS CIR $312,900 1690 $280,000 9/21/2018 None 2 2 0 1999 Single Family Residenc e Cash 185.15 0.89 106.1 O5703038 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 1009 RIO DE JANEIRO AVE $313,438 2068 $313,438 9/21/2018 None 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Cash 151.57 1 D5922907 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 532 BOX ELDER CT $315,900 2060 $318,925 9/21/2018 Community 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence Co nventional 153.35 1.01 115.97 C7404281 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 4194 LIBRARY ST $324,000 1645 $310,000 9/24/2018 Private 3 2 1 2003 Single Family Residence Cash 196.96 0.96 C7402417 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18409 DRIGGERS AVE $324,900 2561 $305,000 9/26/2018 Private 4 2 0 1980 Single Family Residen ce Conventional 126.86 0.94 103.5 D6101776 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18665 KLINGLER CIR $325,000 2116 $325,000 9/20/2018 Private 3 2 1 1984 Single Family Residen ce Conventional 153.59 1 N6100024 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 336 EDEN DR $325,000 1873 $305,000 9/24/2018 Private 3 2 0 1990 Single Family Residence Cash 173. 52 0.94 C7402705 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 360 CASALE G ST $329,000 2240 $328,000 9/19/2018 Private 3 2 0 1989 Single Family Residence Cas h, Conven 146.88 1 88.91 A4213338 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 1953 FAIRVIEW DR $339,900 1775 $305,000 9/17/2018 None 3 2 0 1960 Single Family Residence Convent ional 191.49 0.9 142.86 D5923514 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 2810 N BEACH RD #C103 $349,900 1015 $310,500 9/19/2018 Community 2 2 0 1980 Condominium Conventio nal 344.73 0.89 305.91 C7249282 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33953 2082 PROUDE ST $349,900 1582 $310,000 9/14/2018 None 3 2 0 2017 Single Family Residence Conv entional 221.18 0.89 118.5 A4410307 Sold NORTH PORT 34287 2508 JASMINE WAY $358,000 2455 $341,000 9/14/2018 Private 4 2 1 2005 Single Family Residence Cas h 145.82 0.95 90.07 C7403668 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 17110 WINTERGRDN AVE $359,900 2419 $359,900 9/13/2018 Private 4 2 1 1999 Single Family Resid ence VA 148.78 1 107.88 C7403759 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 420 VIA CINTIA $364,900 1456 $366,000 9/20/2018 Private 2 2 0 1973 Single Family Residence Cash 250.62 1 166.82 C7400587 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 3184 ULMAN AVE $365,000 1723 $353,000 9/14/2018 Private 3 2 0 1992 Single Family Residence Conve ntional 211.84 0.97 113.72 C7400746 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 5031 SAN MASSIMO DR $375,000 1627 $364,000 9/24/2018 None 3 2 0 1995 Single Family Residence Ca sh 230.49 0.97 147.85 D6102280 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 1965 NEPTUNE DR $379,000 1490 $379,000 9/13/2018 Private 2 2 0 1971 Single Family Residence VA 25 4.36 1 C7404961 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 9487 ATHEL DR $385,000 2385 $385,000 9/18/2018 Private 4 3 0 2004 Single Family Residence Co nventional 161.43 1 119.53 C7405639 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 2818 SANCHO PANZA CT $387,500 1622 $387,500 9/14/2018 Private 2 2 0 1980 Single Family Residenc e Conventional 238.9 1 C7402388 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18305 WOLBRETTE CIR $389,900 2112 $382,000 9/18/2018 Private 3 2 0 1992 Single Family Reside nce VA 184.61 0.98 134.51 C7402284 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33948 18518 BRIGGS CIR $394,900 1848 $386,000 9/14/2018 Private 3 2 0 2007 Single Family Residence Conventional 213.69 0.98 141.65 D6101999 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 1290 HOLIDAY DR $406,700 980 $400,000 9/13/2018 None 2 2 0 1959 Single Family Residence Cash 415 0.98 246.15 C7401833 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33983 3376 PEACE RIVER DR $415,000 2066 $410,000 9/18/2018 Private 3 2 0 1963 Single Family Residence Conventional 200.87 0.99 136.76 D6100923 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 15242 AQUARIUS CIR $417,000 2238 $405,000 9/14/2018 Private 3 2 1 2005 Single Family Residen ce Conventional 186.33 0.97 D5923617 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 14102 EDSEL DR $434,900 2098 $414,500 9/24/2018 Private 3 2 0 2018 Single Family Residence C ash 207.29 0.95 133.8 A4413772 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 1290 HOLIDAY DR $435,000 980 $435,000 9/21/2018 None 2 1 0 1959 Single Family Residence Cash 443. 88 1 267.69 C7403633 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 3759 SPOONBILL CT $440,000 2259 $395,000 9/17/2018 None 3 2 0 2001 Single Family Residence Cash 194.78 0.9 133.81 C7250233 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33955 3020 BIG PASS LN $445,000 2367 $438,000 9/24/2018 Private 4 2 0 1999 Single Family Residence Co nventional 188 0.98 99.7 D6100590 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 264 N OXFORD DR $455,000 2514 $440,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 2 0 1989 Single Family Residence Cash 180.99 0.97 116.53 N6100356 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 155 BAYSHORE CT $459,500 2354 $449,900 9/24/2018 Private 3 2 1 1993 Single Family Residence Con ventional 195.2 0.98 C7251217 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 1352 OSPREY DR $459,900 1887 $445,000 9/19/2018 Private 3 2 0 1994 Single Family Residence Conv entional 243.72 0.97 142.13 A4213644 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33952 114 GRAHAM ST SW $459,900 2526 $430,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 3 0 1985 Single Family Residence Seller Financing 182.07 0.93 112.33 N6100963 Sold NORTH PORT 34286 3863 ALBIN AVE $485,000 2510 $452,000 9/17/2018 Private 3 3 0 2004 Single Family Residence Conve ntional 193.23 0.93 145.34 D6101922 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34224 2689 PORTIA RD $489,000 2035 $485,000 9/26/2018 Private 3 2 0 2001 Single Family Residence Cash 2 40.29 0.99 C7402363 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 529 LA CARUNA CT $489,000 2160 $480,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 2 0 2002 Single Family Residence Ca sh 226.39 0.98 146.61 C7402540 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 2516 RIO LISBO CT $499,000 1832 $478,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 2 0 1993 Single Family Residence C onventional 272.38 0.96 180.58 C7250301 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 1736 SUZI ST $499,000 2171 $452,500 9/17/2018 Private 3 2 1 2011 Single Family Residence Cash 2 29.85 0.91 154.17 C7402912 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 822 MONACO DR $539,990 2560 $527,000 9/13/2018 Private 3 3 0 1994 Single Family Residence Conve ntional 210.93 0.98 156.19 D6102542 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 15488 AVERY RD $549,000 2861 $530,000 9/24/2018 Private 3 2 0 2004 Single Family Residence C ash 191.89 0.97 146.45 A4406375 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 940 STONER RD $549,800 1977 $525,000 9/21/2018 Private 3 2 0 1989 Single Family Residence Other 2 78.1 0.95 265.55 C7401375 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 5019 PALERMO DR $624,900 2130 $624,900 9/24/2018 Private 3 3 0 2014 Single Family Residence Con ventional 293.38 1 200.74 C7401997 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33982 36250 WASHINGTON LOOP $650,000 3688 $600,000 9/14/2018 None 4 4 1 1996 Single Family Residence Conventional 176.25 0.92 75.57 C7250411 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 740 CORONADO DR $654,900 2227 $655,000 9/26/2018 Private 3 2 1 2018 Single Family Residence Cas h 294.07 1 201.48 C7402727 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 1479 WREN CT $675,000 2181 $665,000 9/18/2018 Private 3 3 0 2015 Single Family Residence Conven tional 309.49 0.99 205.44 A4185944 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 14 TROPICANA DR $719,000 3604 $703,000 9/20/2018 Private 4 3 0 1984 Single Family Residence Con ventional 199.5 0.98 141.88 D6102201 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 6875 MANASOTA KEY RD $830,000 2680 $750,000 9/26/2018 Private 4 4 0 1975 Single Family Residence Cash 309.7 0.9 155.25 A4209814 Sold ENGLEWOOD 34223 363 ARDENWOOD DR $925,000 4326 $910,000 9/19/2018 Private 3 3 0 2005 Single Family Residence Cash Seller Finan 213.82 0.98 158.95 C7401397 Sold PUNTA GORDA 33950 2030 JAMAICA WAY $1,195,000 5101 $1,100,000 9/14/2018 Private 5 4 2 1995 Single Family Residenc e Cash 234.27 0.92 153.55 C7251138 Sold PORT CHARLOTTE 33981 3426 DECK ST $1,495,000 3827 $1,400,000 9/21/2018 Private 4 3 1 2008 Single Family Residence Cash 390.65 0.94 239.64


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 9 OUR TOWN „ SUNCOAST HOMESA4410362 Sold 1065 HUDSON RD 3 1 0 1960 South Venice Single Family Residence Conventional 119.84 1 9/21/2018 $119,000 FALSE N6101586 Sold 437 CERROMAR LN #524 2 2 0 1982 Farmington Vistas Condominium Cash 152.78 0.97 9/20/2018 $144,530 FALSE O5717968 Sold 552 NIGHTINGALE RD 3 2 0 1973 South Venice Single Family Residence Cash 93.2 0.96 9/21/2018 $153,500 FALSE N6101042 Sold 4240 SHAMROCK DR 2 2 0 1970 South Venice Single Family Residence FHA 116.36 0.95 9/19/2018 $160,000 FALSE N5917053 Sold 511 SHERIDAN DR 3 2 0 1962 Venice Gardens Single Family Residence Cash 105.49 0.88 9/20/2018 $175,000 FALSE N6101263 Sold 531 PONDEROSA RD 3 2 0 1985 South Venice Single Family Residence FHA 178.72 0.96 9/20/2018 $210,000 FALSE N6101398 Sold 244 SAINT AUGUSTINE AVE #806 2 2 0 1974 Venice Costa Brava Condominium Cash 233.33 0.96 9/21/2018 $210,000 FALSE N6101322 Sold 113 PORTA VECCHIO BND #101 2 2 0 2018 Toscana Isles Condominium Conventional 159.71 1 9/21/2018 $223,915 FALSE A4409620 Sold 4167 POMPANO RD 3 2 0 1966 South Venice Single Family Residence Cash 139.45 0.97 9/20/2018 $228,000 FALSE N5916992 Sold 7205 JESSIE HARBOR DR #7205 3 2 0 1985 Heron House Condominium Conventional 138.89 0.98 9/17/2018 $235,000 FALSE N6101326 Sold 113 PORTA VECCHIO BND #202 3 2 0 2018 Toscana Isles Condominium Conventional 142.46 1 9/17/2018 $236,630 FALSE T3123446 Sold 20051 RAGAZZA CIR #202 3 2 0 2018 Gran Paradiso Condominium Conventional 119.1 0.92 9/19/2018 $249,998 FALSE N6100754 Sold 4207 FRONTIER LN 3 2 0 2018 Bay Street Vill & Tncntr Land Condo Condominium FHA 164.92 0.99 9/21/2018 $252,000 FA LSE D6101334 Sold 24979 PENNINGTON TER 3 2 0 2006 Not Applicable Single Family Residence Cash 123.49 0.96 9/20/2018 $255,000 FALSE A4211763 Sold 1220 POPLAR AVE 3 2 0 1974 East Gate Single Family Residence Cash 130.97 0.93 9/19/2018 $255,000 FALSE N6100993 Sold 20140 RAGAZZA CIR #101 3 2 0 2016 Gran Paradiso Condominium Conventional 154.16 0.98 9/21/2018 $263,000 FALSE N6101309 Sold 4293 SPICETREE ST 3 2 0 1992 Southwood Single Family Residence Conventional 160.76 1 9/17/2018 $274,900 FALSE A4407248 Sold 125 DA VINCI DR 3 3 0 1979 Sorrento East Single Family Residence Cash 117.89 0.97 9/17/2018 $280,000 TRUE N6100691 Sold 4234 FRONTIER LN #101 2 2 0 2018 Bay Street Vill & Tncntr Land Condo Condominium Conventional 178.21 0.99 9/17/20 18 $280,500 FALSE N5917282 Sold 1734 CELTIC DR #202BD1 3 2 1 2007 Kensington Pres Of St Andrews East Condominium Cash 123.74 0.97 9/21/2018 $281, 500 FALSE A4214369 Sold 1146 HARBOR TOWN WAY 3 3 0 1990 Patio Homes Of Chestnut Creek Single Family Residence Conventional 154.37 0.94 9/ 20/2018 $282,500 FALSE N6102053 Sold 134 CIPRIANI WAY 3 2 0 2005 Venetian Golf And River Club Single Family Residence Conventional 133.49 1 9/21/2018 $285,000 FALSE N5916365 Sold 12000 BLAZING STAR DR 2 2 0 2018 Preserve at West Villages Single Family Residence Cash 159.14 1 9/17/2018 $289,0 00 FALSE N5915702 Sold 141 SAVONA WAY 2 2 0 2004 Venetian Golf & River Club Single Family Residence Conventional 160.27 1 9/21/2018 $305 ,000 FALSE N6102054 Sold 12404 SAGEWOOD DR 3 2 1 2012 Grand Palm Single Family Residence Conventional 149.41 1 9/18/2018 $316,900 FALSE N6101965 Sold 13883 CAMPOLEONE ST 2 2 0 2018 Islandwalk At The West Villages Single Family Residence Conventional 203.77 1 9/20 /2018 $320,740 TRUE N6101165 Sold 1038 TRUMAN CIR 3 2 0 1987 Laurel Woodlands Single Family Residence Conventional 162.52 0.97 9/21/2018 $340,000 T RUE N5916078 Sold 11709 GOOMBAY CT 3 2 0 2017 Caribbean Village Single Family Residence Cash 178.97 1 9/18/2018 $354,900 FALSE N6100815 Sold 1007 BECKLEY CIR 4 2 0 1988 Chestnut Creek Estates Single Family Residence Conventional 137.6 0.96 9/21/2018 $355 ,000 TRUE A4409753 Sold 629 MISTY PINE DR 3 2 0 2001 Sawgrass Single Family Residence Cash 198.52 0.94 9/20/2018 $376,000 FALSE A4408118 Sold 539 PINE RANCH EAST RD 3 2 0 1995 Bay Oaks Estates Single Family Residence Cash 181.99 0.95 9/17/2018 $380,000 TR UE T3119740 Sold 13874 VANCANZA 5 4 1 2018 Gran Paradiso Single Family Residence Cash 118.15 0.93 9/18/2018 $387,883 TRUE A4213789 Sold 379 RENOIR DR 3 2 0 1968 Sorrento Shores Single Family Residence Cash, Conventional 286.49 0.97 9/17/2018 $420,00 0 FALSE N6101583 Sold 441 PARK BLVD S 2 2 0 1955 Beach Park Single Family Residence Conventional 286.58 0.97 9/19/2018 $425,000 TRUE A4406567 Sold 820 GOLDEN POND CT 4 3 0 2003 Rivendell Single Family Residence Cash 185.59 0.96 9/21/2018 $425,000 TRUE A4408900 Sold 460 CEIL CT 2 2 0 1969 Dona Bay Shores Single Family Residence Conventional 301.19 0.98 9/17/2018 $429,500 TRUE A4403166 Sold 858 OAK BRIAR LN 4 3 0 1999 Park Trace Estates Single Family Residence Conventional 201.97 0.98 9/20/2018 $450,00 0 TRUE N5916272 Sold 2066 TOCOBAGA LN 3 2 1 1998 Calusa Lakes Single Family Residence Conventional 182.48 0.98 9/18/2018 $450,000 TRUE A4210960 Sold 2071 N TOCOBAGA LN 4 3 0 1993 Calusa Lakes Single Family Residence Cash 180 0.94 9/21/2018 $450,000 TRUE T3114290 Sold 13564 TRENTINO STREET 3 3 0 2018 Not Applicable Single Family Residence Conventional 167.48 1 9/19/2018 $477,650 FALSE N6100783 Sold 473 SHERBROOKE CT 3 3 0 1990 The Reserve Single Family Residence Cash 165.15 0.96 9/20/2018 $490,000 TRUE N6101062 Sold 304 LYONS BAY RD 4 2 1 2004 Lyons Bay Single Family Residence Conventional 196.73 0.99 9/19/2018 $505,000 TRUE N5911132 Sold 244 OSPREY POINT DR 3 3 0 2017 Oaks Single Family Residence Conventional 300.13 0.92 9/18/2018 $940,000 TRUEML# STATUS ADDRESS BE FB HB YEAR BUILT SW SUBDIV COMMUNITY NAME PROPERTY STYLE SOLD TERMS SP / SQFT SP / LP CLOSE DATE CLOSE PR ICE POOL Y/NSOUTH SARASOTA COUNTY COURTESY OF VENICE AREA BOARD OF REALTORS AREA PROPERTY TRANSFERSMore than 325 Charlotte County Chamber members and guests gathered at the Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center Friday to celebrate the 93rd Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting.Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce holds 93rd annual meeting SUN PHOTOS BY JERRY BEARD Denise Dull recognized Peter Keating, Small Business development Center at Florida Gulf Coast University, as Ambassador of the Year for going above and beyond the call of duty for the Chamber. The winner in the small business category was Tiki Tom Entertainment, a musical duo of Tiki Tom Watson and Laurence L.A.ŽDaniels, who bring happy tunes, happy timesŽ to venues around the community. The winner in the medium business category is Port Charlotte Florist, a family owned and operated business since 1981. Left: The 4 Under 40 Award acknowledges young professionals in Charlotte County who are making a notable impact in the community. Frank Leontitsis receives his award from Denise Dull. Receiving her 4 Under 40 Award from Denise Dull, left, is Vanessa Oliver of Ambitrans Ambulance & Wheelchair Service. Outgoing Board members Dennis Gill (left) and Alyson Burch (far right) were thanked for their years of service to the Chamber by Kathy Robinson and Denise Dull. The Chambers most prestigious award, the Pacesetter Award, was presented to Sue Sifrit, a volunteer and leader in Charlotte County since the early 1980s. From left: Kathy Robinson, Sue Sifrit and Denise Dull. Outgoing Chamber President Denise Dull, Integrity Employee Leasing, passes the gavelŽ to Kathy Robinson, Centennial Bank. Solaris HealthCare Charlotte Harbor, a 180-bed rehabilitation and extended care center, receives the large business category award. Representing Solaris are, from left: Stan Weyer, Julie Herrold and Becky Borseth. Outgoing President Denise Dull presents the award. From left: Julie Mathis, Chamber of Commerce Executive Director; Denise Dull, Outgoing Chamber President; Janet Caee, Information Coordinator; Ruth Uzonyi, Director of Financial Services; and Bob White, Director of Business Development. 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The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 11 OUR TOWN „ SUNCOAST HOMESCooking M atters is a six-week health/ nutrition education and cooking class that meets once a week in the Juliano Room at the North Port Public Library, on Wednesday afternoons. During the course, participants learn about nutrition, budgeting, shopping and more, followed by an interactive meal preparation and cooking learning session. The classes are provided by the partnership of Sarasota County Libraries and AllFaiths Food Bank, and plans are in motion to bring more series for families and teens.Hey good cookin SUN PHOTO BY MONICA AMAYAOne of the goals of the course, is for participants to learn nutritional alternatives with witch to cook. Among the lessons, Karynne Muncy was shown how chopping green peppers can be added to hamburger meat. By LIZ HARDAWAYSTAFF WRITERThe Blanchard House Museum opened a new exhibit, African Roots of Southern Cooking,Ž on Saturday afternoon in Punta Gorda. Barbecue all began with the traditions, cooking styles and crops of West Africans, the exhibit shows. Food is an important part of a cultures identity,Ž said Executive Director of the Blanchard House Museum Martha Bireda. For example, spirituality and theology incorporated with a simple yam has formed the yam festival in Ghana and the Ivory Coast of Africa, which celebrates the vegetables harvest and symbolizes renewal to various groups in West Africa. Food brings people together,Ž Bireda said. The Blanchard House Museum is located at 406 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd. in Punta Gorda. The exhibit is expected to continue until spring 2019. For more information, visit www.blanchard lhardaway@sun-herald.comBlanchard House Museum unveils new exhibit African Roots of Southern Cooking on display until spring 2019 Visitors can learn about this lost strain of African rice, which was just found in Trinidad. SUN PHOTOS BY LIZ HARDAWAY(From left to right) President of the Punta Gorda Historical Society Margaret Bogardus, Mayor Rachel Keesling and Blanchard House Museum Executive Director Martha Bireda pose in front of the new exhibit. In March, Charleston-based Chef Benjamin Dennis will give a lecture and teach visitors how to cook traditional Gullah Geechee cuisine. He will use the same type of rice displayed on the table.SIMPLE CREMATION$69500 YourTraditionsFuneralHome.com941-921-4247AT NEEDPlus Transportation When Applicable.adno=3607901-1 adno=3615501-1_V2Affordable Living TrustsNow theres no excuse for you and your family not to bene“ t from the advantages of a Revocable Living Trust -especially if you own a home or condo. Single Person $ 345Married Couple $ 445Plus Additional Incidental CostRobert D. SchwartzAttorney At Law € Certi“ ed Public AccountantToll Free 1-866-34TRUST(348-7878)Paulson Centre 18245 Paulson Dr. Suite 107 Port Charlotte, FL 33954 Premier Executive Center 5237 Summerlin Commons Blvd., Suite 322 Fort Myers, FL 33907Available by appointmentMr. Schwartzs quali“ cations Include: Graduate of Univ. of Florida College of Law w/honors. Graduated Cum Laude from Florida State University. National Speaker on Estate & Tax PlanningThe hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be basedsolely upon advertisement. Before you decide, ask me to send you freewritten information about my quali“ cation and experience.Ž adno=3614794-1 19887 Veterans Blvd Port CharlotteBetween Cochran & Atwater941-623-6192 K ustomized urbing & Discount Rocks 3 GAL PLANTS $6.99 HIRE THE PROS! We Install, We Deliver and Pickup Available FREEESTIMATESNo Subcontractors All Work Done in HouseWe sell & Install: € Curbing € Decorative Stone € Plants € Full Landscaping € Pavers (Bastedo Construction CRC1328854) € Professional Landscape Renovations Visit our Outdoor Showroom and Nurseryadno=3616316-1


Page 12 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 OUR TOWN „ SUNCOAST HOMESThe eight weeks from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 are important for all Medicare bene“ciaries. Those dates mark the annual enrollment period when individuals can choose to stay with or reinstate traditional Medicare Parts A and B or switch to, change the provider of, or drop a Medicare Advantage Plan. I like to see people attend an educational Medicare seminar about three to six months before they turn 65 and “rst become eligible. And for people who are already enrolled, an ideal time to attend is before or early in the Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 annual enrollment period,Ž said veteran life and health insurance agent Ralph Temple. Because companies can and do change their rates and/or their plan bene“ts annually, it is also a good idea for bene“ciaries to review their plans every two or three years.Ž Temple will facilitate three Medicare 101Ž educational seminars at Florida Gulf Coast Universitys Renaissance Academy, 117 Herald Court, Suite 211, in Punta Gorda. Temples seminars are 10-11:30 a.m. Oct. 9, 11 and 17. This class is a primer for those approaching age 65 and who will be enrolling in Medicare,Ž Temple said. And its a timely review for those who are already enrolled in Medicare.Ž In the seminar, Temple explains the four criteria he feels bene“ciaries should consider when choosing a plan: their health, their “nances, their tolerance for networks and whether they change their residence seasonally. Temple will also explain how to use some of the readily available Internet self-help tools in the decision-making process. In addition, he will compare the advantages and disadvantages of traditional Medicare Parts A and B with a supplement versus Medicare Advantage Plans. He also explains the circumstances that might make a package advantageous to bene“ciaries. A Medicare educational seminar may be especially important this year as big changes are coming to Medicare in 2019. They include the closing of the donut hole in Medicare Part D, the prescription drug plan, and the restoration of an open enrollment period after the Dec. 7 end of annual enrollment, Temple said. The biggest change is in the prescription drug plan [Medicare Part D], because the coverage gap or donut hole is being phased out,Ž Temple said. Youll be paying a little bit more out of pocket for your drug plan, mostly due to increased drug costs, but as your total annual costs increase, your copays and coinsurance costs will decrease, which for many people can be signi“cant.Ž Medicare is also reinstating an open enrollment period from Jan. 1 to March 31,Ž Temple said. It provides bene“ciaries one more chance to change their Medicare Advantage Plan or disenroll from a Medicare Advantage Plan and go back to original Medicare, just in case there was something in their plan they werent aware of or they didnt have time to investigate during the annual enrollment period, or if their needs have changed.Ž By April 2019 all Medicare bene“ciaries are supposed to receive a new identi“cation card, if they havent already. The new card eliminates the Social Security number on the card and replaces it with a unique alpha-numeric identi“cation number. Unlike the marketing of speci“c Medicare Plans in ads on television, online or in newspapers, Temples seminar is purely educational. By law, Temple cannot use enrollment materials or speci“c product descriptions or solicit customers, and the class registration list must be kept con“dential. For more information about Medicare 101,Ž or to register call 941-505-0130.Learn about Medicare at FGCUs Renaissance Academy RICK RAMOSFlorida Gulf Coast University Custom Granite CountertopsLARGEST INVENTORY IN OUR AREA!! FREE ESTIMATES 18440 Paulson Dr., Suite B € Port Charlotte 941-624-5958 Mon-Fri 9-5 € Sat 9 Noon € Sun Closed www.acergranite” Licensed & Insured adno=3612012-1 ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY LICENSE # AL13053 EQUAL HOUSINGO P P O R T U N I T Y WORRIED ABOUT MOM? Reflections Memory Care Program Featuring Validation Therapy Virtual Dementia Experience Personalized Care PlanIf you have noticed changes in your loved ones memory and are concerned, our memory care community may be the answer. Our caring staff is here to assist your loved one throughout the day so they can enjoy life and you can rest easy. WE CAN HELPHERITAGE OAKS ASSISTED LIVING & MEMORY CARE 7374 SAN CASA DRIVE | ENGLEWOOD, FL 34224 | 941-698-2600 | HERITAGEOAKSLIVING.COM LIMITED AVAILABILITY SO CALL TODAY!!! adno=3612041-1 Its important to know who to trust with your familys health because you want the very best. Fawcett Memorial Hospital has been serving the community since 1975 and has been recognized with the 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award by Healthgrades, putting your community hospital in the top 5% in the nation for patient safety. 21298 Olean Boulevard, Port Charlotte, FL 33952 € 941.629.1181 € adno=3614874-1


By MARSHA MERCERSTATELINE.ORGWASHINGTON „ Half a century after Americans began “ghting hunger with monthly food stamps, the nations physicians and policymakers are focusing more than ever on whats on each persons plate. In the 21st century, food is seen as medicine „ and a tool to cut health care costs. The food is medicineŽ concept is simple: If chronically ill people eat a nutritious diet, theyll need fewer medications, emergency room visits and hospital readmissions. The food is medicine spectrum ranges from simply encouraging people to plant a garden and learn to cook healthfully, as state Sen. Judy Lee, a Republican, does in North Dakota „ We dont do policies about gardening,Ž she said „ to an intensive California pilot project that delivers two medically tailored meals plus snacks daily and offers three counseling sessions with a registered dietitian over 12 weeks. The California Legislature last year became the “rst in the nation to fund a large-scale pilot project to test food is medicine. The threeyear, $6 million project launched in April will serve about a thousand patients with congestive heart failure in seven counties. The state puts a huge amount of money into health care, and one of the biggest costs is medication,Ž Assemblyman Phil Ting, a Democrat and chairman of the Assembly Budget Committee, said in an interview. So the hope is people will live longer and this project will also reduce the need for medication.Ž The food is medicine concept has been around for a while. Since the 1980s, nonpro“ts such as Project Open Hand in San Francisco, Community Servings in Boston, Gods Love We Deliver in New York and MANNA or Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance in Philadelphia have provided medically tailored meals for patients with HIV, diabetes, cancer and heart disease. They are largely funded by donations and grants. Seeing the programs successes, some states are taking a larger role. Massachusetts is developing a food is medicine plan with a goal of integrating programs scattered around the state so more residents can bene“t. Legislative policy proposals are expected next spring. Food is medicine goes beyond traditional advice to eat more fruits and vegetables. Projects pay for people to purchase produce and offer nutrition counseling and cooking classes, so theyll know which foods to choose or avoid and how to prepare them. For example, watermelon is healthy for some, but not for a diabetic. On the local level, a community garden managed by a teenager in Sylvester, Georgia, aims „ with the help of the local hospital „ to improve the health of the town in the nations stroke belt.Ž Physicians in a dozen states write prescriptionsŽ for fruits and vegetables at farmers markets and groceries „ scripts that can be exchanged for tokens to buy produce. Food is medicine is an idea whose day has arrived,Ž said Robert Greenwald, faculty director of the Harvard Law Schools Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation, one of the experts who testi“ed in January at the launch of the congressional Food is Medicine Working Group, part of the House Hunger Caucus. The Senate version of the farm bill includes Harvesting Health, a pilot project to test fruit-and-vegetable prescriptions. Its modeled on work by Wholesome Wave, a Bridgeport, Conn ecticut, Feeling FitPort Charlotte € Punta Gorda € North Port € Englewood € Arcadiawww.yoursun.comThe Conversation, an Australia-based academic journal, calls technology-facilitated abuse the new breed of domestic violence.Ž Womens Aid, a United Kingdom support agency for women and children, reported that 85 percent of those questioned said the abuse they received online from a partner or ex-partner was part of a pattern of abuse they also experienced of”ine. Locally, the Center for Abuse and Rape Emergencies (C.A.R.E.) is addressing the issue in a free seminar, Technology Safety,Ž from 10 a.m. to noon this Wednesday (Oct. 3) at Charlotte Technical College. Presenter: Sharon Doncourt of the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) will address privacy on the internet, social media, surveillance, cell phone risks, and methods for safe use of technology. My position with FCADV is to provide training on what we call the intersection between domestic violence and technology,Ž she said. Doncourt, who holds a masters degree in criminal justice, previously served as a law enforcement victim advocate Health & Hope DanMEARNSC PROVIDED BY MCCChildhood obesity is a problem in many parts of the world, including the United States and Canada. The 2015-2016 National Health and Nutritional Evaluation Survey from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that the national childhood obesity rate among 2to 19-year-olds was 18.5 percent. Healthy lifestyles can help children achieve and maintain healthy weights into adulthood. Nutritious diets are an essential component of healthy lifestyles, and the American Academy of Pediatrics offers the following tips to parents who want to help their kids eat healthier. € Serve low-fat or no-fat milk, yogurt and cheese. Low-fat dairy products are low in calories, saturated fat and cholesterol but still provide high amounts of protein, calcium and various vitamins and minerals. € Serve starches in small batches The AAP notes that starchy foods, such as potatoes, pasta and rice, help the body use fat and cholesterol. Small amounts of such foods can be bene“cial additions to kids' diets. When serving such foods, avoid toppings such as butter, sour cream and gravy, which tend to be high in calories. Foods like cottage cheese, low-fat yogurt and parmesan cheese are low-calorie alternatives to more traditional toppings. € Choose lean meats as entrees When choosing entrees, parents should opt for lean meats, such as white meat chicken or turkey. Lean cuts of beef, pork or “sh also can be included in healthy diets. When preparing chicken, remove the skin and cut away fat, which also can be removed from pork. € Serve vegetable „ or broth-based soups. Vegetable„ or brothbased soups tend to be lower in calories and saturated fat than cream-based alternatives. When serving soups, particularly store-bought canned soups, parents should read labels and be mindful of the sodium content. Some canned soups include as much as two-thirds the daily recommended sodium intake in a single can. Large amounts of sodium can lead to high blood pressure and heart disease, and the CDC notes that roughly 90 percent of children in the United States eat too much sodium each day. € Bake, broil or grill foods. When preparing meals, parents can bake, broil or grill foods instead of frying them. Fried foods have been linked to a host of ailments, including type 2 diabetes and heart disease. In addition, when foods are fried in oil, they lose water and absorb fat, increasing their overall calorie count. PHOTO PROVIDEDHealthy lifestyles can help children achieve and maintain healthy weights into adulthood. Simple ways to help kids eat healthy More states care whats on the dinner plate as food is medicine idea takes hold Online abuse threatens survivors FOOD | 5 DAN | 7 Charlotte Heart & Vascular Instituteof North Port Now Accepting New Patients. CALL TODAY to schedule an Appointment 9417645858Michael Malone, D.O.Amit Gupta, M.D.Nicolai Mejevoi, M.D.Melody Strattan, D.O.14575 South Tamiami Trail €North Port, FL 34287 Cardiology Peripheral Vascular Disease Venous Disease Electrophysiology 2 0 1 8 0 9 3 0 o t e n c 2 5 p d f 1 2 8 S e p 1 8 2 1 : 1 7 : 5 9


Page 2 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018It was all about the 80s, at the 24TwentyOne Event Center in Port Charlotte, as participants arrived in full costume, to the Remembering the 80sŽ fundraiser, sponsored by the Charlotte County Walk to End Alzheimers Committee. The walk is scheduled to take place at Laishley Park, in Punta Gorda, on Oct. 6. For further information, contact Kathy Heldman, at 312-203-6418.Remembering the 80s fundraiser to support the Charlotte County 2018 Alzheimers Walk Supporters Rosa Benghtt (left) and Rise Wells, met at the Remembering the 80sŽ fundraiser to support the Charlotte County 2018 Alzheimers Walk, in Port Charlotte. While Cyndi Lauper music spun in the background, Melissa Vanderbilt-Bestor performed an interpretive dance. FEELING FIT PHOTOS BY JERRY BAIRDSupporter Rosa Benghtt showed everyone how its done at the fundraiser. Looking very much like The Oz,Ž Tony Laforgia arrived at the Remembering the 80sŽ fundraiser to support the Charlotte County 2018 Alzheimers Walk. It was 1983 all over again, when Brenda Gant arrived. Steve and Jamie Duke bringing a little 80s GoldŽ to the fundraiser. When the lights went down, the dancing picked up. From the left: Tracy Pijanowsairn, Melissa Vanderbilt-Bestor and Tina Vasquez. Brenda Gant, Pam Monnier, and Casey Gant in front of the 24TwentyOne Event Center. By RUSTY PRAYFEELING FIT CORRESPONDENTSymbolic ”owers have long been part of the Walk to End Alzheimers, to be held Oct. 6, at Laishley Park in Punta Gorda. Each ”ower has a color, and each color has a meaning: orange to represent support for the cause; purple to symbolize a loved one lost to the disease; yellow to denote a caregiver for someone with Alzheimers or dementia; blue to indicate someone living with it. Approximately 500 participated in last years event in Charlotte County. Last year, Melissa Lockhart said, a new color was introduced: white to symbolize a cure. Seeing it kind of gives you chills because weve never before had a ”ower to represent a cure,Ž said Lockhart, chairwoman of the Charlotte County event for the second year. The event is held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide. Its the worlds largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimers care, support and research. More than “ve million Americans are living with the disease, according to the Alzheimers Association. Lockhart is the owner of Helping Hands of Southwest Florida, a private-duty, nonmedical, in-home care referral company in Punta Gorda. She is president of OCEAN (Our Charlotte Elder Affairs Network), a coalition of public and private health, human and social service organizations that serves as a resource for Charlotte County seniors. But working as an Alzheimers advocate is my passion,Ž she said. Alzheimers is in my family,Ž Lockhart said. My great-grandmother passed away from it, and my grandmother just passed away from it. And with the work I do, Ive been around it for years.Ž Its the only cause of death in the top 10 in America that cannot be prevented, cured or slowed. Which is why the appearance of the white ”ower is so signi“cant. Its a sign of hope,Ž Lockhart said. Registration for this years walk starts at 8 a.m. at Laishley Park. After ceremonies, the two-mile walk will begin at 9 a.m. Last year, the event raised about $35,000, Lockhart said. This years goal is $50,000. About 78 cents of every dollar raised stays in Charlotte County, Lockhart said. To register or to become a sponsor, email, call 727-578-2558 or visit flower blooms at Walk to End Alzheimers IF YOU GOThe Walk to End Alzheimers will be held from 8 a.m. Oct. 6 at Laishley Park, Punta Gorda. For more information email, call 727-578-2558 or visit YOGA€ Englewood Beach: Daily at 8:30 a.m.; and Wednesday at 6 p.m. 941-473-0135. € Manasota Beach, 8570 Manasota Key Road: Monday-Friday at 8 a.m. and 9 a.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. € Venice Beach Pavilion: Monday-Thursday at 7:30 p.m. € North Jetty, Nokomis Beach Yoga, 1000 S Casey Key Road: 9 a.m. MondayFriday. All ages and abilities bring a towel or blanket and join. Free will donation. € Pop Up Yoga classes at local business led by The Yoga Sanctuary will be held all throughout the summer. You never know where until the week prior to a Pop Up Class. The Yoga Sanctuary is excited to be working with other businesses in town (and sometimes beyond) to provide people with even more opportunities to explore their yoga practice and shop local! These surprise yoga classes will be held all over „ you never know when or where until that week. To “nd out about these special complimentary classes be sure to likeŽ and follow us and other Punta Gorda businesses on Facebook. Thats where well be announcing each class. Other things to know: 1. A limited number of mats will be available for use. But if you have your own, feel free to bring it. 2. There is no cost for these classes. However, there will be some events held at nonpro“t locations and some done to support are nonpro“ts. Consider having some funds to donate or even shop local in some of the shops after class. 3. All classes will be approximately 45 minutes long. 4. Some classes will be held outside. These events will be weather permitting. For more information, Facebook: https:// yogasanctuary. € Yoga Tots … The Punta Gorda Library, 424 W. Henry St., hosts the free program Yoga Tots Storytime from 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. on Fridays for children ages 12-36 months. Bring your toddler, towels or yoga mat to stretch your mind and muscles with a story and fun yoga poses. For more information, call 941-833-5460 or email: PuntaGordaLibrary@ charlottecounty”.gov. If you would like your free yoga event added to our events, email feeling“ts support groupsThe Alzheimers Association holds monthly caregiver suapport groups for spouses, adult children and family members who want to connect and share insight with others in similar situations. RSVP is not required to attend. For questions on groups and services through the Alzheimers Association, please call 941-235-7470. Port Charlotte area € 3 p.m. third Tuesday at South Port Square (Harbor Terrace), 23033 Westchester Blvd., Port Charlotte. € 3 p.m. third Thursday at Port Charlotte United Methodist Church, 21075 Quesada Ave., Port Charlotte. Punta Gorda area € 3 p.m. third Monday at Life Care center, 450 Shreve St., Punta Gorda. € 3 p.m. second Tuesday at Punta Gorda Civic Association, 2001 Shreve St., Punta Gorda. Englewood area € 10:30 a.m. third Friday, Englewood United Methodist Church, 700 E. Dearborn St., Englewood.Alzheimers Caregiver Support GroupThe Alzheimers Caregiver Support Group meets from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. the second Tuesday every month at The Springs at South Biscayne, 6235 Hoffman St., North Port. Call 941426-8349 to register.Amputee Support GroupThe Amputee Support Group meets at 3 p.m. on the second Monday of every month at the Life Care Center, Punta Gorda. Contact George Baum at 941-787-4151 for more information. SUPPORT GROUPS 941-624-4500zusmaneyecarecenter.comadno=3608066-1 Team Eye ConsultantTampa Bay Rays and Charlotte Stone CrabsVOTED BEST OPHTHALMOLOGIST 2011-20152015


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 3 Feeling FitPresident Michael Beatty Publisher Glen Nickerson Feeling Fit Editor Marie Merchant 941-206-1135 Medical Advertising Executives Bibi R. Gafoor 941-258-9528 Jim Commiskey 941-258-9526 Elaine Schaefer 941-205-6409 Deadlines: Support groups and News & Notes are published as space permits. To be included send the information to Deadlines for listings are the Monday prior to publication.By RUSTY PRAYFEELING FIT CORRESPONDENTStress and time are two components of caregiving that are often overlook,Ž says Ami Conti, vice president of OCEAN. One will increase geometrically; the other will decrease signi“cantly. Dealing effectively with those elemental life changes is a challenge every caregiver will face. It doesnt matter if the person being cared for suffers from Alzheimers or dementia, brain trauma or motor impairment, the caregiver will “nd his stress level will go up while time for himself will go down. We forget about us,Ž Conti said. Were so focused on making sure our loved ones are safe and happy, we overlook our own needs. But you cant be good for somebody else if youre not good for yourself.Ž OCEAN (Our Charlotte Elder Affairs Network), a coalition of public and private health, human and social service organizations that serves as a resource for Charlotte County seniors, again this year is offering its own form of stress relief. Its 17th annual Caregivers Cruise is scheduled for Oct. 17. It offers unpaid caregivers a cruise on Charlotte Harbor from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There is no cost. Registration ends Oct. 10. Mike Boccia took his “rst Caregivers Cruise last year. His wife, Donna, is suffering from Alzheimers. The cruise was a wonderful, distracting, refreshing caregivers getaway,Ž the Port Charlotte resident said. You have to get away from the home situation. To get out there in the water, with the fresh air blowing in your face, its just wonderful.Ž Boccia also noted the camaraderie with people in the same situation. You “nd out people much worse off than you. Its wonderful to comfort each other and enjoy being away from caregiving for a couple hours.Ž Conti says Boccias response is typical. Its our way of giving nonpaid caregivers a leisurely afternoon on the water, where they can enjoy live music, lunch, and some time for themselves they so deserve for themselves,Ž she said. The day is fully complimentary, and all attendees also receive gifts bags “lled with items and resources. We also will provide complimentary respite care for anyone who would like to attend and does not have that available to them.Ž The cruise will be aboard King“sher Fleet out of Fishermens Village in Punta Gorda. Boarding is at 10:45 a.m. and departure is 11 a.m., with the boat returning at 12:30 p.m. Reservations are required to attend. For more information or to make a reservation, contact Conti at 941-7870687 or email aconti@ looking for passengers The 17th annual Caregivers Cruise is scheduled for Oct. 17. It offers unpaid caregivers a cruise on Charlotte Harbor from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There is no cost. Registration ends Oct. 10.PROVIDED BY MCCGluten-free foods are now more widely available than ever before, but unless they adhere to gluten-free diets, consumers may not know just what gluten is and why some people need to avoid it. According to the Celiac Disease Foundation, gluten is the general name for the proteins found in wheat, rye, barley, and the hybrid grain triticale, which is produced by crossing wheat and rye. Many foods and beverages, including breads, soups, beer, and cereals, contain gluten. However, the CDF notes that many foods also are naturally gluten-free. Whats more, many naturally gluten-free foods are very nutritious. These foods include fruits, vegetables, “sh and seafood, dairy, beans, legumes, and nuts. And while it may seem as though people advised to avoid gluten must therefore remove grains and other starches from their diets, thats not the case. In fact, the CDF lists a number of naturally gluten-free grains and starch-containing foods on its website (www.celiac. org). For example, rice, cassava, corn, soy, potato, quinoa, nut ”ours, and millet are just a handful of the naturally gluten-free grains and starches that people who must avoid gluten can eat without fear of aggravating their conditions. What is gluten and why some people need to avoid it By RUSTY PRAYLETS GO CORRESPONDENTTo those with adequate insurance coverage, a cataract is like a bad tooth … get it out and get on with your day. But to those who dont have coverage and cant afford to pay the minimum $1,600 out of pocket, cataracts can be debilitating. For the third year, Frantz EyeCare, with offices in Punta Gorda, is addressing that need through the annual Day of Giving Back, scheduled for Oct. 5. This is something we see as need not only for area, bur nationally,Ž said Susan Frantz, marketing director of Frantz EyeCare. She is also the daughter of Dr. Jonathan Frantz, ophthalmologist and founder of the five-office practice. We offer free surgery to people well below the poverty line „ the people the system misses.Ž According to a press release, Frantz has partnered with Mission Cataract USA to provide free cataract surgery to qualifying patients. Mission Cataract USA is a nationwide program that assists in providing free cataract surgery to qualifying patients. Surgeries will be performed at the Suncoast Surgery Center in Fort Myers. A cataract develops when proteins in the eye form clumps, preventing normal movement of light through the eye to the retina. The lens becomes cloudy, and objects appear blurry, hazy, or faded in color. The Frantz EyeCare outreach has grown over the three years, Susan Frantz said. It has doubled the number of donated procedures from the first year to eight. The homeless population is included in the program. Last year, only five recipients qualified because many of those who qualified had scattered because of Hurricane Irma. We offer free surgery to people well below the poverty line „ the people the system misses,Ž Fr antz said. So many people need cataract surgery, which is the only way to remove cataracts. So many people we perform surgery on say, I want to see so I can work, provide for myself and give myself a home again.Ž The surgeries will be performed by Jonathan Frantz and Dr. George Corrent. Participating in this event is such a privilege,Ž Frantz said in a press release. Being a part of the life-changing procedures for these deserving patients is truly an honor.Ž Frantz founded the practice in 1994. Call 239-418-0999, or go to EyeCare taking part in Day of Giving Back MAYO CLINIC NEWS NETWORKDear Mayo Clinic: Medical marijuana is now legal in the state where I live. What conditions can it be used for and how effective is it? Do people who use medical marijuana need to be concerned about addiction? A: Medical marijuana, also called medical cannabis, can be helpful in treating a variety of conditions. The speci“c disorders it can legally be used to treat vary from state to state. To date, it appears to be most effective for treating muscle spasms, chronic pain and nausea. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved a form of medical cannabis to treat severe childhood epilepsy. There is no convincing evidence that cannabis used to treat medical conditions leads to cannabis dependence. Marijuana comes from the Cannabis plant. In its leaves and buds are substances called cannabinoids. The plant contains more than 100 cannabinoids, but two are of particular interest for medical purposes: THC (delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol). THC is the primary mind-altering ingredient in marijuana that makes people high.Ž CBD does not trigger changes in the brain that lead to a high. Possession of marijuana is illegal under federal law in the U.S. However, 30 states and the District of Columbia currently have laws legalizing medical cannabis in some form. To obtain medical cannabis in those states, your health care provider certi“es that you have a condition that allows you to buy medical cannabis from an authorized dispensary. The conditions that qualify for treatment with medical cannabis differ considerably among the states where its legal. Some states have only a few qualifying conditions, while others have dozens. A recent report from the National Academies of Science reviewed and summarized the medical literature published about medical cannabis, speci“cally examining its effectiveness and safety. It concluded that medical canna bis was particularly effective for easing chronic pain, especially pain caused by nerve damage. It can effectively control nausea and vomiting and is often used to manage those symptoms in people undergoing chemotherapy. Medical cannabis also has been shown to be useful in relieving painful muscles spasms caused by conditions such as multiple sclerosis or spinal cord injuries. The drug approved by the FDA for epilepsy is a liquid medication thats sold under the brand name Epidiolex. It can be used for patients age 2 and older to treat two rare and severe forms of epilepsy: Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome. Epidiolex is a pharmacy-grade product composed almost entirely of CBD. Its the “rst FDA-approved drug that contains a puri“ed drug substance that comes from marijuana. Examples of additional conditions that may bene“t from treatment with medical cannabis, and are approved for its use in some states, include anxiety and depression, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), in”ammatory bowel disease, Tourette syndrome, post-traumatic stress disorder, and autism. Additional study is needed to further de“ne the speci“c bene“ts medical cannabis may have for these and other related disorders. If you are interested in exploring medical cannabis as a treatment option for a disease or condition you have, talk with your health care provider. If your provider isnt familiar with it, ask if theres another clinician in his or her practice who can answer your questions. In states where medical cannabis is legal, the states department of health often has a website with details and resources to help patients who want to learn more about the bene“ts and risks of medical cannabis.Treatment with medical cannabis TNS PHOTOA Santa Ana, California, dispensary is open for business on Jan. 4. Our Bi-annual Physicians & Medical Directory Publishes Sunday, October 21stReached over 120,000 readers in Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda, Englewood, Venice, and DeSoto County! To have your photo & listing included, please call 941-205-6406 Physicians & Medical ProfessionalsAttention


Page 4 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018Live music everydayStarting in October, there will be live music everyday at the Daytime Senior Care & Activities program. Come join us for some fun. Sing and dance until your heart is content. Chelsea Place Senior Care, 315 Addison Drive, Port Charlotte. For more information, call 941-676-3411.Blood driveThe Florida Blood Centers will be collecting blood from 8 a.m. to noon on Sept. 30, at Burnt Store Presbyterian Church, 11330 Burnt Store Road, Punta Gorda. There is a critical need for all types of blood. If supplies are not replenished it can lead to postponement of critical medical treatment so the blood center is pleading for all eligible and new donors to donate as soon as possible. The Thank You GiftŽ will be a free One Blood Cancer Awareness tee shirt. There will also be a wellness check up including blood pressure, cholesterol screening, iron count, pulse, and temperature. For more information contact the church of“ce at 941-639-0001 during normal business hours 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to noon on Friday or by e-mail to of“ Christmas Assistance ProgramIf you are looking for Christmas assistance, The Salvation Army located 2120 Loveland Blvd., Port Charlotte will be having registration from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oct. 1 through Oct. 4, and again the following week Monday, Oct. 8 through Oct. 11 from 9.a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information call 941-629-3170. The following items must be brought to the registration: current proof of income, current proof of all expenses, current proof of address, personal documents=birth certi“cates for all children ages infant through 10 years old, picture ID for the adults. Please do not bring any children, no nursery available. For more information, contact Colette Koltay at 941-629-3170 ext. 406 or email at Colette.Koltay@From Mourning to JoyBurnt Store Presbyterian Church is offering a faith-based Grief Share program, open to all suffering from the loss of a loved one. This will be a 13-week program, entitled From Mourning to Joy. Participants will meet at the church from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesdays beginning Oct. 3. Each participant will be provided a Grief Share workbook at a cost of $15. There are no other costs. Each session involves a video and group discussion. The group leaders are experienced in leading Grief Share programs. For more information contact Jon Shattuck at 941-661-5370 or Nancy Kustron at 941-575-6383. To register contact Jon or Nancy or call the church of“ce at 639-0001 during normal business hours, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 9a.m. to noon, on Friday or by email at of“ce@ Store Presbyterian Church is located at 11330 Burnt Store Road, Punta Gorda, just two miles south of the US 41/Burnt Store Road intersection.Nautical fashion show and luncheon to support Virginia B. Andes ClinicFashions on the Harbor,Ž a Nautical Fashion Show and luncheon hosted by and supporting the Virginia B. Andes Volunteer Community Clinic, will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 4, at the Charlotte Harbor Yacht Club, 4400 Lister St., Port Charlotte. Nautical fashions presented by the CHYCs Ship Store. Enjoy a gourmet lunch, silent auction and beautiful clothing and accessories. Get ready to bid during the ever-popular top designer handbags auction. Tickets are available online at www. VolunteerCare.NET or by calling Noreen Chervinski at 941-276-1014.Poverty Simulation plannedA Poverty Simulation will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 4, at the Coalition Cafe, located at 1476 Kenesaw St., in Port Charlotte. Twenty volunteers are needed to help with the simulation and additional volunteers and community leaders are welcome to partake in the simulation. The simulation gives real lifeŽ experiences of a person living in poverty. (The stressors and daily decisions someone has to make for survival). This valuable learning experience enhances the insight of what poverty really looks and feels like. Through this experience, a shift takes place from changing the poorŽ to improving community conditions where everyone comes together to create a sustainable community. For more information on the simulation, contact Alecia Cunningham, Director of Social Services at 941-627-4313, Ext.119 or email Alecia. Cunningham@cchome If you are interested in volunteering, contact Darcy Woods at 941-627-4313, Ext. 134 or email Darcy. Woods@cchomeless impaired and Blind tennis clinics offeredThe Garry Littlestar Masters Tennis Program will be featuring Visually impaired and Blind tennis clinics for those of the visually impaired community. The clinics will be held at the Rotonda Community Park, 100 Blvd. East and Parade, Rotonda West, this Fall thru the Winter starting Oct. 6 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and continue on every other week there after. Those individuals or organizations interested, be it at the Rotonda courts or your facility e.g. Clubhouse etc., should call Art Richards at 941-698-9480. Also anyone interested in volunteering as a Tennis Aid, can sign up at the courts, any Saturday from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Starting classes will be on Spatial awareness and Tactile Skills, both important in the development of learning this recreational or competitive sport. Special size rackets and two types of sound emitting balls will be provided.Make a bowl for Empty BowlsGet your hands dirty and make your own bowl from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 6 (no entry after 2 p.m.) at the Visual Arts Center, 210 Maud St., Punta Gorda. The cost is $3 per person or $5 per family plus a canned or non-perishable food item. Participants can return on Oct. 20 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. to glaze their bowl. Finished bowls will be sold at the Empty Bowls Event on Nov. 8 at New Day Christian Church, 20212 Peachland Blvd., Port Charlotte. Tickets and t-shirts for Empty Bowls will be available at this event to purchase. Pre-registration is required and can be made by calling the Visual Arts Center at 941-639-8810. All proceeds bene“t The CCPS Homeless Education Project, The Homeless Coalition and Meals on Wheels.Parkinsons vision specialist to speak in Port CharlotteA free community event Living Well with Parkinsons: Talking About VisionŽ will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Oct. 6, at the Murdock Baptist Church, 18375 Cochran Blvd., Port Charlotte. Hosted by Neuro Challenge Foundation for Parkinsons, the half-day event features Parkinsons specialist Dr. Jody Abrams, a board-certi“ed Neuro-ophthalmologist in Port Charlotte who will be speaking on The Effects of Parkinsons on Vision.Ž Kelly and Peter Gaylord will also present Strategies and Tips for Living Well with Parkinsons.Ž The Gaylords have been living with Parkinsons for over 15 years and are founders of the Punta Gorda Parkinsons Support Group. All attendees will leave with a copy of our NCF Resource Guide and more information about area resources. The event is free, but registration is required as space is limited. For more information and to RSVP, email Carisa@ with your name and address or call 941-926-6413, ext. 103.NAMI Family Support Group TrainingNAMI Sarasota County will offer statewide Family Support Group (FSG) Training on Oct. 6-7, in Sarasota. Prospective facilitators must be family members (parents, siblings, adult children, spouses or partners) of a person with mental illness. If you would like to train as a volunteer facilitator and can commit to co-facilitating a monthly support group, please consider this unique opportunity. Additional FSG facilitators are needed in Sarasota County, particularly for the Venice and North Port areas, and NAMI Sarasota County will cover the cost of training for applicants from Sarasota County. NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. The groups provide an opportunity to gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar circumstances. FSG is con“dential and provided free of cost to participants. For more information or an application contact Colleen Thayer, Executive Director, NAMI Sarasota County, at colleen@ or call 941-376-9361.MEGA Garage sale for Relay For LifeThe Wilson Realty Warriors Relay Team of the American Cancer Society is having a MEGA Garage sale in the parking lot of Wilson Realty located at 4485 Tamiami Trail in Port Charlotte. The sale is to be held on Oct. 13th and is a Annual event with proceeds going to helping Cancer patients with needed services and for continuing research by scientists. Loads of items including some Western home decor items andmuch more. Starting at 7 a.m. Come by and purchase your items and know the money is helping in the lives of so many. For questions call Linda Wilson at 941-456-5927.Run like a BanditThe Port Charlotte Bandits Youth Football and Cheer Programs will host its inaugural running of Run like a Bandit 5K/10K from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Oct. 14, at Port Charlotte Beach Park, 400 Harbor Blvd., Port Charlotte. All proceeds from the event bene“t this amazing program for the kids in the area. It is a 5K and a 10K road race on all paved surfaces, with a $200 overall male/ female prize for the 10k and $100 overall male/ female for the 5k. Overall youth male/female will have prizes as well. There will also be awards for all the masters categories. There will be a custom “nishers medal for every “nisher of both races. Each participant will also receive an of“cial custom race shirt. There will be food and beer at the after party. There will also be in”atables for the kids, cornhole for the adults and music by DJ Justin of Party Pro DJs. Registration is $45 for 10K and $30 for 5K. To register or for more information, visit Race/FL/PortCharlotte/ RunLikeABandit5k10k.Yoga event and blood drivePampering Rose will present a Yoga Movement ev ent at 11 a.m. on Oct. 20, at Nav-A-gator Bar & Gr ill, 9700 Riverview Circle, Arcadia. The Big Red Bus will also be on hand for a blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tickets for the Yoga event can be obtained at Blood donors will receive a voucher for a free movie ticket and a wellness checkup.C.A.R.E. Auxiliary luncheon plannedThe C.A.R.E. Auxiliary Society of Charlotte County is excited to announce its upcoming luncheon at noon on Oct. 23. This is the “fth year Doug Amaral has so graciously hosted our event at the River City Grill, 131 W. Marion Ave., Punta Gorda. Over the years our luncheon has been one of the Auxiliarys most popular events featuring our C.A.R.E BasketsŽ so creatively and generously donated by our members. Everyone is invited. Cost is $25 and checks should be made to the C.A.R.E. 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The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 5By RUSTY PRAYFEELING FIT CORRESPONDENTIf the sequel comes close to measuring up to the original production, Exploring Morality IIŽ will be a big hit. The free, three-session workshop is scheduled for noon to 1:30 p.m. on three successive Tuesdays, Oct. 2, Oct. 9, and Oct. 16 at Florida Gulf Coast University Renaissance Center in Punta Gorda. Dr. Michael Boccia, a retired clinical psychologist, sponsored the “rst round of mental exercise in January. It worked out so well, he decided to reprise it. The workshop will offer individual discussion and group work on moral dilemmas based on the work of the late Lawrence Kohlberg, a psychologist and educator known for his theory of moral development. Januarys session exceeded my expectations,Ž Boccia said. I “gured wed have some good conversation about Lawrence Kohlbergs work and his theories (on) morality, but it went in some surprising directions. It was wonderful. I would hope to see more of the same this time.Ž The basic format for the sessions will be 30-minute discussion of co ncepts and goals, 40 minutes in which smaller groups will discuss a dilemma, and 20 minutes of wrap-up discussion. The classic case of Heinz is scheduled to be among the moral dilemmas put on the table for participants. Boccia intends to limit participation to between 17 and 20 people. In January, 17 participated. According to the website Simply Psychology, the story holds that Heinzs wife is near death from a rare form of cancer. One drug will cure her, but the drug is expensive „ prohibitively so for her husband, who desperately wants to save her. He goes to everyone he knows, borrows as much as he can, and follows every legal avenue, but he comes up short. The pharmacist wont give him a break. So, what does Heinz do? Does he accept the circumstances? Does he rob the pharmacy? Either way, there will be consequences. Or, as one person suggested at the January session, does he simply ask his wife her wishes? So many decisions we make are not so easily discernable as right or wrong,Ž Boccia said. Heinz is a great example. I know this session will be somewhat different from January. People have unique perceptions and ideas about what moral reason is, and when you look at these moral dilemmas, its amazing what people come up with. It generates so many ideas.Ž Conversations generated during the workshop are con“dential. For more information, contact Boccia at 941-8156077, or email donrkay@, or call Nancy Staub, program director for Florida Gulf Coast University at Herald Court Centre, at 941-505-1765. FGCU is located at 117 Herald Centre, Suite 211, in Punta Gorda.Workshop to offer exercise in morality FEELING FIT PHOTO BY RUSTY PRAY Mike Boccia, a retired clinical psychologist, is oering his second workshop on moral dilemmas. IF YOU GOExploring Morality IIŽ is a free, three-session workshop is scheduled for noon to 1:30 p.m. on three successive Tuesdays, Oct. 2, Oct. 9, and Oct. 16 at Florida Gulf Coast University Renaissance Center in Punta Gorda. Gulf Coast University at Herald Court Centre, at 941-505-1765. FGCU is located at 117 Herald Centre, Suite 211, in Punta Gorda.By GREGORY WHYTETHE CULTURAL CENTER OF CHARLOTTE COUNTYS FITNESS CENTERAs we age, the changes resulting from this process facilitate a number of serious concerns. One such concern is poor balance. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, falling among seniors as a consequence, mainly, of poor balanceŽ results in the death of over 28,000 older adults each year. Furthermore, falls are the leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injuries among older Americans and result in more than $31 billion in annual Medicare cost. With that said, there is good news. Falls can be prevented. Improving balance is a good way of helping to accomplish this. Furthermore, good balance is important for one to remain active, independent and productive. It is, therefore, vital that effort be made to ensure that its maintenance be a part of any attempt at ensuring safety, “tness and good health. Good balance is the result of several body systems working together to help us stand and move comfortably and with control. These systems include the eyes (visual system), the ears (vestibular system) and the network of proprioceptors responsible for providing an awareness of the bodys position in space (proprioception). Proprioceptors (nerve receptors) are found in muscles and the joint-supporting ligaments found throughout the body. The information they receive helps to facilitate balance as we stand and move. Should any of the systems required for balance fail to work properly, balance problems will result. Even when the balance systemsŽ are working correctly, a number of conditions and/or behavior can exist that, over time, help to make good balance impossible. Inactivity and poor diet are examples. Inactivity will, quite often, lead to weight gain, loss of muscle mass (tissue), joint pain and weakness, and a decrease in bone strength. These conditions will, ultimately, affect balance. Ones diet, if it fails to provide the body with the important elements it needs, will „ over time „ prevent organs and systems from functioning properly. For instance, when calcium is lacking in ones diet, a decrease in the density (compactness and strength) of bones becomes possible. Such a condition, when it exists, is an important contributor to poor balance. Presented below are a number of tips that have helped others regain and/or maintain good balance: € Make communicating with your health care provider an important thing you do. Helpful information and advice regarding your balance stateŽ can be had when you speak openly with your provider. Also, since the medication you take could affect your balance, negatively, it is important that you discuss that possibility with your physician. € Pay particular attention to the proper functioning of your eyes and ears. Have them checked by your doctor at least once each year. € Exercise regularly to ensure that your muscles and bones are kept strong. During the month of October, the Cultural Centers Fitness Center will offer an integrated program (general “tness combined with balance improvement) for its existing and new members. Interested persons are encouraged to call: 941-625-4175, ext. 263. € Ensure that your diet provides all the important nutrients required for good health. Place emphasis on protein, calcium and vitamins A and D. € Avoid smoking and the consumption of alcohol. € Get adequate amounts of rest and sleep. € Integrate balance stimulating activities into your life. Examples of such activities are walking, hiking and dancing. Maintaining good balance throughout the senior years is important and the Cultural Centers Fitness Center is available to help. For more information, call 941-625-4175, ext. 263.Maintaining good balance: Tips for seniors PHOTO PROVIDEDImproving balance is a good way of helping to prevent falls. nonpro“t that works with health centers in a dozen states where doctors write prescriptions for produce. If enacted, the federal government would spend $20 million over “ve years on grants to states or nonpro“ts to provide fruits and vegetables and nutrition education to low-income patients with diet-related conditions. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, the food stamp program known as SNAP, helps reduce food insecurity for 39.6 million participants, but studies do not show SNAP improves nutrition. Instead, there seems to be a correlation between long-term food stamp participation and excess weight gain. Poor diet was No. 1 of 17 leading risk factors for death in the United States in 2016 „ a higher risk than smoking, drug use, lack of exercise and other factors, according to The State of US Health,Ž a comprehensive report by a team of academics published in the Journal of the American Medical Association in April. Dr. Kumara Sidhartha, an internal medicine specialist and medical director at Emerald Physicians on Cape Cod, Mass., conducted a prescription study with Medicaid participants in 2016 and 2017. In his study, he wrote prescriptions or vouchers for one group to buy $30 in produce a week at the farmers market, and gave another $30 in gasoline vouchers a week „ for 12 weeks. Both groups received cooking classes and nutrition counseling. Twenty-four people completed the program, and those who received the fruit and vegetable prescriptions showed improvements in risk factors for chronic disease „ better body mass index, total blood cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, blood glucose and hemoglobin A1c, Sidhartha said. Patients and physicians are so used to the physician writing prescriptions for procedures and pills,Ž he said. This changes the health care culture of how the prescription is used.Ž Proponents of the California project hope it will demonstrate the cost-effectiveness of including medically tailored meals as an essential health bene“t covered by MediCal, Californias Medicaid program. This is potentially transformative because the health care system has been designed to cover acute services, and not many prevention programs are covered,Ž said Dr. Hilary Seligman, an associate professor at the University of California, San Francisco, one of two physician researchers who will evaluate the project by tracking participants medical records. For someone with congestive heart failure, their lives depend on their capacity to eat a lower salt diet,Ž Seligman said. Making the food as appealing as possible is very important.Ž Some legislators are skeptical about government moving into new food delivery systems. We need to feed the children who are hungry now. We need the backpack programs in school, the free and reduced-price breakfast and lunches to make sure that nobody is hungry today,Ž said North Dakotas Lee, chairwoman of the state Senate Human Services Committee, at a food is medicine session at the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Hunger Partnership conference in July. But then we need to take those same children and help them learn how to do those things for themselves,Ž Lee said. Lets have a short-term solution: Lets feed people. And then lets have a longer-term solution: Help them feed themselves.Ž Everyone in her state could have a garden, even apartment-dwellers, and they can learn to cook, she said, adding that cooking is a skill thats been lost since schools there dropped home economics. Kids can learn and a parent can learn how to make a meal,Ž Lee said in an interview. Id rather “gure out a way to give them cooking lessons with food. Were not helping children become functional adults by giving them three meals a day.Ž Its not governments job to provide every meal, she said, adding, Thats the good news about North Dakota, compared with the Northeast and California.Ž Georgia state Sen. Renee Unterman, a Republican and chairwoman of the state Senate Health and Human Services Committee and co-chairwoman of the NCSL hunger partnership, suggested at the food is medicine session that a community garden with a medical purpose in her state „ and started by a child „ could be a model. Village Community Garden manager Janya Green was 12 when she started on the community garden as her 4-H Club project three years ago on 5 acres donated by the town of Sylvester, population 6,000, about 170 miles south of Atlanta. Anyone can pick free vegetables and fruit whenever they like. The garden features cabbage, carrots, kale, okra, bell peppers, squash, sweet potatoes, blackberries, blueberries, muscadine grapes and even bananas. Herbs are next. A pond is stocked with “sh, so residents can reel in healthy protein as well. A local county commissioner gave lumber for a 20by 60-foot stage. Phoebe Worth Medical Center installed an outdoor kitchen in the garden for chef-taught cooking classes. Darrell Sabbs, governmental affairs specialist at the medical center, hopes researchers from Emory University or the University of Georgia will study the health statistics of the neighborhood and gauge the gardens health effects.FOODFROM PAGE 1 Jason Mlnarik, D.O.Board Certi“ ed Orthopedic Surgeon Fellowship trained in Traumatic Injuries941-629-62621641 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte941-639-6699350 Mary Street, Punta 2003-2017 He could put Humpty Dumpty together again!!adno=3614879-1


Page 6 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018Theres no doubt about it, doing kidney dialysis (peritoneal dialysis, or PD) at home for a month without a machine was a challenge. It was time-consuming and detailed. I pumped 2,000 milliliters of solution into myself and out of myself four times a day. This took 27 steps that had to be followed exactly one after the other. But mostly thats all one did „ spend an hour doing the process and 3 hours later doing it all over again and again and again in one day. After that first month, I got this wonderful machine called a cycler that would allow me to do dialysis at home at night while I slept. That sounded like a winner to me. That would allow me to go on with the rest of my life normally without having to worry much about the medical problems I was forced to confront on a daily basis. I would be free again, not having to cope with things medical. But then there was the dialysis machine. It wasnt the easiest thing in the world to learn how to work. It has a screen on the front of the machine that tells me what to do and how to do it, kind of. For the “rst-time user, it wasnt very clear. The “rst thing one does after turning on the machine is take a plastic bag containing a half-dozen ”exible plastic feeder lines with connections into designated places on the front of the machine and close a small door that activates the equipment. The ”uid that will be pumped into you by the new device goes in a heated cradle on top of the machine. Each step is explained in some detail on the machines scanner. The six-step process takes the new patient half an hour to 45 minutes to set up for the nights work. Once completed, the machine does its thing and you can go to bed. When you wake up next morning, there are a half-dozen or so additional steps one has to take to complete the process. If youre careful and dont screw up, they can be “nished in an additional 15 or 20 minutes. Then youre good for the day and can go about your business. The alternative is to go into the dialysis center three times a week for dialysis. The process takes three or four hours each visit. The staff at the center knows its stuff, does an outstanding job with smiles on their faces. The only thing you do is sit there and watch TV, read a book or sleep. Its all pretty boring „ the staff does all the work. The new machine at home will be a great improvement. It wont take up three or four hours a day three times a week, like the initial program did. In addition, I understand home dialysis is easier on your kidneys and heart. Its done every evening instead of every other day. Despite the month-long program without the machine at home, its worth the initial hassle. Of course, there is always the possibility you might be a candidate for a new kidney donated by some caring person. If you were to be that lucky and you end up in Tampa General Hospital with a donated kidney, youve hit a home run. Don Moore is a former editor and long-time columnist for Sun Newspapers who writes a weekly column about veterans and their military experience. He has written about his own heart transplant in 1999, and recently wrote a two-part series on his kidney dialysis experiences. You can contact him via email at donmoore39@ dialysis at home takes effort PHOTO BY MARY AUENSONNicole Cekoric, a registered nurse at the Fresenius Kidney Care dialysis center in Venice, shows Don Moore how to use a home dialysis machine. DonMOORECBy HEIDI STEVENsCHICAGO TRIBUNEOvershadowed by the cloud of lousy news is a ray of hope for transgender kids and the people who love them. The American Academy of Pediatrics announced its “rst-ever policy statement for parents and clinicians caring for transgender and gender-diverse children and adolescents. The statement, which is now available online, will be published in the October issue of Pediatrics. In its dedication to the health of all children, the American Academy of Pediatrics strives to improve health care access and eliminate disparities for children and teenagers who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning (LGBTQ) of their sexual or gender identity,Ž the statement reads. Despite some advances in public awareness and legal protections, youth who identify as LGBTQ continue to face disparities that stem from multiple sources, including inequitable laws and policies, societal discrimination, and a lack of access to quality health care, including mental health care. Such challenges are often more intense for youth who do not conform to social expectations and norms regarding gender.Ž The AAP recommends a gender-af“rmingŽ approach that calls for the following: Access to family-based therapy and support for parents, caregivers and siblings of youth who identify as transgender. Electronic health records, billing systems and other noti“cations that respect the asserted gender identity of each patient. Insurance plans that offer coverage speci“c to the needs of youth who identify as transgender, including coverage for medical, psychological and, when appropriate, surgical interventions. Advocacy by pediatricians for policies and laws that promote acceptance of all children without fear of harassment, exclusion or bullying because of gender expression. As a parent, even when you struggle to understand and may not see eye-to-eye, your most important role is to offer understanding, respect and unconditional love for your child,Ž Jason Rafferty, lead author of the policy statement told me. This builds trust and puts you in a better position to help them through dif“cult times. Research has shown that if a transgender teen has even just one supportive person in their life they can go to, it greatly reduces their risk of suicide.Ž Population-based surveys estimate that 0.7 percent of teens ages 13 to 17 identify as transgender, according to the AAP. Studies indicate roughly 50 percent of teens who identify as transgender have attempted suicide. I talked to Rafferty, a Rhode Island-based pediatrician and child psychologist, about the policy statement, which strikes me as much-needed guidance for parents, and a sign of real progress toward a more inclusive world for all of our children to inherit. There is increasing recognition that gender and sexual development is a normal process for all children starting at an early age, and that some children will exhibit variations, similar to all areas of human health and behavior,Ž Rafferty said. Having a vocabulary around gender and sexual diversity facilitates conversations with parents, families and providers, allowing children to label some of their complicated feelings that otherwise may have been suppressed or hidden.Ž I asked if he expects pushback from pediatricians about the policy statement. No,Ž he replied. The messages of this policy statement are very much in line with the core principles of pediatrics, including the importance of using a nonjudgmental, family-based, developmentally appropriate approach. It emphasizes that transgender and gender-diverse children „ like all children „ need support, love and care from family, school and society. When supported and loved as they grow and develop, kids mature into happy and healthy adults.Ž Some parents will have an easier time accepting gender differences than others, of course. Some transgender youth expect immediate acceptance, but often family members proceed through a process of becoming more comfortable and understanding of the youths gender,Ž Rafferty said. The process often resembles the stages of grieving as it may require letting go of strongly held expectations for their child.Ž Pediatricians can help, Rafferty said, by promoting open dialogue and perspective-taking between young people and their parents. Gender af“rmative care,Ž he said, is based on the belief that all children bene“t from love and support „ a principle that is almost always a place where providers can meet parents to start a discussion.ŽPediatricians policy statement on transgender youth a real sign of progress: Understanding, respect and unconditional love adno=3616236-1 JOIN THE FIGHT FOR ALZHEIMERS FIRST SURVIVOR2018 Walk to End Alzheimers Punta Gorda Join the “ ght by starting a team at or by texting 51555 to ALZWALKRegistration: 8AM Opening Ceremony/Walk Start: 9AMSaturday, October 6thLaishley Park, Punta Gorda 450 Shreve St. Punta Gorda, FL 33950 LifeCareCenterOfPuntaGorda.comTo experience quality skilled nursing care or short-term therapy servicess, call 941.639.8771 today.WE'RE PROUD TO HAVE ACHIEVED A DEFICIENCY-FREE STATE SURVEY! 120666 adno=3616260-1


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 7Provided by BEVIN HOLZSCHUHBAYFRONT HEALTH PORT CHARLOTTE AND PUNTA GORDAWhile they may seem like a low-maintenance part of the body, your ears need regular care and protection. Cleaning is important, but so is safety from noise and injury, regular checkups, and knowing the signs of hearing loss. Use this checklist to periodically check in with your ears.CLEANING YOUR EARSClean your ears with extra care. Wipe the outer ear with a washcloth or antibacterial wipe and heed your moms advice: never put anything into your ear thats smaller than your elbow, as objects can injure the ear canal or eardrum. Earwax is actually valuable, as its the ears mechanism for self-cleaning. If you have a build-up of wax you suspect is blocking your hearing, see your doctor to have it removed. If you experience itching or pain in your ears, dont use topical treatments on your own. Consult with your primary care physician to determine the cause and appropriate treatment.NOISE AND SAFETYAt home or work, wear hearing protection during exposure to loud noise. This includes mowing the lawn, leaf blowing or using power tools. When using personal sound systems, the volume should be at a comfortable level. If someone else can hear what you are listening to, the volume is too high. If you scuba dive, learn and practice proper underwater techniques to avoid potentially damaging changes in the pressure inside your ears. When ”ying in an airplane, swallow and yawn frequently when the plane is ascending and descending to equalize pressure in your ears. If you have an upper respiratory problem such as a cold or sinus infection, take a decongestant a few hours before descending, or use a decongestant spray just prior to landing.INFECTIONS AND CONCERNSReduce the risk of ear infections by treating upper respiratory (ears, nose, throat) infections promptly and completely. Some illnesses and medications can affect your hearing. If you experience sudden hearing loss or have constant sound in your ears or head, see a physician as soon as possible. Drainage from the ear is not normal and typically suggests infection. See a physician as soon as possible. While they are more common in children than adults, everyone is susceptible to ear infections,Ž said Maria Compton, D.O., otolaryngologist (ear, nose and throat specialist) with Bayfront Health Medical Group. However, while childrens ear infections are often minor and pass quickly, adult ear infections can be a sign of a more serious health problem.Ž There are three main types of ear infections, and they correspond to the three main parts of the ear: inner, middle, and outer. Inner ear infection may actually be a case of in”ammation, and not an actual infection. In addition to ear pain, symptoms often include dizziness, nausea or vomiting, and can be a sign of a more serious condition, such as meningitis. Middle ear infection is caused by ”uid trapped behind the eardrum, causing the eardrum to bulge. In addition to ear pain, you may have the feeling of fullness in your ear, as well as some ”uid drainage. Symptoms can be accompanied by a fever and trouble hearing while the infection is active. Outer ear infection is typically the result of water remaining in the ear after swimming or bathing, where the moisture becomes a breeding ground for bacteria. Symptoms often start with an itchy rash, and the ear may become painful, red or swollen. If your only symptom is an earache, you may want to wait a day or two before seeing a doctor as ear infections can sometimes resolve on their own. If the pain persists or you are also running a fever, see your doctor as soon as you can. If ”uid is draining from your ear or youre having trouble hearing, you should also seek medical attention. If you need assistance “nding a physician, visit www. BayfrontMedicalGroup. com, or call 941-833-1777 to schedule an appointment with an ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialist.Listen up to protect your hearing and ear health with the Citrus County Sheriffs Of“ce. She understands how abusers use certain platforms of technology „ such as cell phones, computer software and social media „ to continue abusing those who survive domestic violence initially. The goal of my training is to shed some light on how this technology is being used „ or I should say misused „ to stalk, monitor or harass survivors and how we can work with survivors to increase their privacy and try to safety plan around their use of technology,Ž Doncourt said. Doncourt emphasized that the FCADV does not advocate that victims of technology-facilitated abuse abandon social media or personal communication devices. Technology is a wonderful thing,Ž she said. We never want to discourage anybody from using social media or other technology. What we really want is to teach them how to use it safely.Ž At the free seminar, Doncourt will address what victims should take into consideration when posting online or acting on friend requests. She will explain the importance of adjusting the privacy settings on personal devices and being aware of the information victims display on social media and how that information can be used against them. My goal is to empower victims with the knowledge and ability to make decisions on what will keep them safe,Ž she said. She will address how technological trends can be compromised, including cellphones, GPS trackers, surveillance cameras, and IOT (Internet of Things) devices such as virtual personal assistants (Alexa), smart cars and appliances, and other items embedded with electronics, software and connectivity. As technology grows and develops and makes our lives easier and more convenient, it also opens up doors for it to be misused and facilitate abusive behavior,Ž Doncourt said. We rely so much on technology, with online banking, online everything, we forget that sometimes it can be a threat to our everyday lives.Ž Free and open to the public, the C.A.R.E seminar is being held in the auditorium at Charlotte Technical College, 18150 Murdock Circle, Port Charlotte. For more information, call C.A.R.E. at 941-639-5499 (941-4756465 in Englewood). The C.A.R.E. website,”.org, features an extensive section on cyberstalking. The center has a 24/7 Crisis Hotline (941-627-6000; 941-4756465 in the Englewood area) and a 24/7 Sexual Assault Helpline: 941-637-0404 The FCADVs mission is to create a violence free world by empowering women and children through the elimination of personal and institutional violence and oppression against all people.Ž It staffs the Florida Domestic Violence Hotline at 800500-1119. For more, visit Comments and suggestions are always welcome. Call Dan Mearns at 941-893-9692 or email PAGE 1Lung Cancer Support Group of Punta GordaLung Cancer Support Group of Punta Gorda meets the second Tuesday of each month at 2 p.m. on the 4th ”oor of the medical of“ce building at Bayfront Health hospital campus on E. Marion Ave., Punta Gorda. Speakers: Oct. 9: Denise Lazenby, Certi“ed Respiratory Therapist Nov. 13: Rachel Jaycox, Clinical Nutrition Manager BFH Dec. 11: Pamela Fadness, M.D. Psychiatrist BFH Jan. 8: The Yoga Sanctuary of Punta Gorda Feb. 12: Dr. Dakouny, M.D. March 12: Dr. Bobe, Pulmonologist April 9: Dr. Glick, Oncologist Florida Cancer Specialists May 14: Thomas Cappello, speaking on estate planning For more information, call 941-637-9575 or email icgarg@ SUPPORT GROUP If your joints are aching for relief, turn to Bayfront Health Punta Gorda. Were making joint replacement easier. Todays techniques include minimally invasive surgery designed to mean a shorter hospital stay and faster recovery than traditional surgery. Some patients return home in only two days! Our Joint and Spine Center features all private rooms plus a team of nurses, pain management specialists and physical therapists focused on your care and active recovery. Find out more at a free joint pain seminar. 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Page 8 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018Tringali Park in Englewood „ 3460 N. Access Road „ hosts Zumba classes for all levels every Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings at 8 : 30 a.m., taught by North Porter Laurentz Cascante, licensed Zumba instructor. The one-hour, fun-“lled dance “tness class includes basic Zumba steps combined with lively dance moves. For more information contact Cascante at 941-237-8983, visit her website at laurentzc., or call Tringali Park at 941-681-3742.Zumba fun at Tringali Park FEELING FIT PHOTOS BY TAMI GARCIA Sharlene Linn dances to the beat of the music along with Dawn Schutzenhofer, background. Pam Dahlin has a wonderful time during a recently-held Zumba class at Tringali Park hosted by Cascante. Guests follow the lead of instructor Laurentz Cascante. Janice Patmalnieks sings and has fun while participating in Zumba. Concha Diaz was one of many who participated in a Zumba class by Laurentz Cascante. Kathy Geisler, assistant to Cascante, follows along. Susan Trostad exercises while performing belly-dancing moves during Zumba. North Port resident Laurentz Cascante hosts Zumba classes at Tringali Park every Monday/Wednesday and Friday mornings starting at 8:30 a.m. Its important to know who to trust with your health because you want the very best. Fawcett Memorial Hospital has been recogni zed as an accredited Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQI P). is accreditation ensures that bariatric surgical patients receive a multidisciplinary program, not just a surgical procedure, which improves patient outcomes and long-term success. For more information on this accreditation, visit us at 21298 Olean Boulevard, Port Charlotte, FL 33952 € 941.624.8281 € FawcettWeightLoss.comadno=3604791-1


By MARIE G. MCINTYRETRIBUNE NEWS SERVICEQ: I was recently “red for making too many mistakes. Although my manager followed the required disciplinary steps, I believe the entire process was ”awed. In my opinion, I was targeted and treated unfairly. Several months ago, I learned that my manager had directed a coworker to review all my work. This person was not my supervisor and had no right to check on me. When I confronted my boss, she replied that an internal audit had shown I was making too many errors. The mistakes my coworker found were documented and used as evidence against me. I was given several warnings and eventually let go. When I complained to human resources and upper management, they supported my termination. How I could have kept my job in light of this unfair treatment? A: Regarding performance issues, employees and managers often see things differently. What you view as unfair treatmentŽ your employer would undoubtedly describe as preventing mistakes.Ž Granted, your manager should have advised you that a colleague would be reviewing your work. Discovering this unexpectedly must have been embarrassing. However, the real issue is that you were making critical errors, so “xing that problem was the key to remaining employed. When presented with a performance warning, most people react in the worst possible way. They argue, get defensive and insist their boss is wrong. But this automatic pushback, while understandable, only convinces management that the employee didnt get the message and is therefore unlikely to change. For job security, a better response is to acknowledge concerns, clarify expectations and request a time to assess progress. Employees who receive written warnings must also understand that HR and upper management will have already approved that step. Supervisors are seldom allowed to take disciplinary action independently. For your own bene“t, make an effort to detach from the past and start thinking about the future. The only reason to focus on your former job is to learn the lessons that might help you succeed in the next one. Q: Im afraid the current political climate may interfere with my getting a job. After spending many years in government, I would like to “nd a position in the private sector. However, most of my experience has been partisan in nature, working either on national campaigns or in the White House many years ago. Given the deep political divisions today, I worry that people with opposing views will automatically reject my resume. I have considered using vague terms to describe my work, but that might look as though Im lying. What would you suggest? A: Crafting a completely nonpartisan description of your background could render your resume meaningless. However, emphasizing positions instead of politics might make it appear more neutral. For example, if you list communications directorŽ with the White House as your employer, the dates will obviously reveal which party was in power. But if you describe your responsibilities without using political terms, a prospective employer may disregard your party affiliation. Also, you might be overestimating your obstacles. While a quarter of the population may reject you out of hand, folks on the other end of the spectrum will consider your politics a plus. And those who are uncommitted will primarily be concerned with your quali“cations.Moving on from being fired for poor performance By LEE SCHAFERSTAR TRIBUNE (MINNEAPOLIS) Critics of the Trump administration have spent the past few months jabbing at its claims of a monster success with the economy simply by pointing out that wage growth seems to be going sideways, and economist Aaron Sojourner of the University of Minnesota has joined in. The administration insists wages are increasing. Sojourner and many others, meanwhile, seem pretty sure that if so, the growth rate rounds to zero „ although thats not even close to the best point he makes about this whole debate. Sojourner has been back at the universitys Carlson School of Management for a while after working in Washington for an academic year as part of the Council of Economic Advisers, overlapping with both the Obama and Trump administrations. Hes posting on social media now, he said, because hes been immersed in the recent data about work and wages, a rare advantage for a professor. Sojourners an economist, not a sharpelbowed pundit, and while he clearly leans left hes a relatively gentle poster on Twitter. With the notable exception of a video of a chicken driving a car (not really enough space to explain that one), his posts are likely to include graphs of common economic data, maybe from the St. Louis Feds economics database. Its not easy to work up much interest in the arguments of wonks, but, on the other hand, slow wage growth continues to be puzzling, particularly so far into a long economic expansion. After all, employers complain all the time about how hard it is “nd workers. The unemployment rate has declined more or less steadily for nearly nine years now and is now as low as its been since the dot-com boom. Yet its really hard for a lot of Americans to get a meaningful raise, at least one that exceeds the price increases for the things they need to buy. There are explanations for slow average wage growth that you might expect, from the impact of global competition on the thinking of costconscious U.S. managers to how automation has eliminated lots of relatively well-paid middle skillŽ jobs. But whatever the cause, slow wage growth was one of the main justi“cations for cutting corporate taxes last year, according to proponents in the Trump administration. 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For more info 941-766-9357 3065 BIBLE STUDY & CHURCHES Charlotte County House of Prayer Night Watch Fridays 7pm-9pm Worship-Word-Prayer One River-One Stream 992 Tamiami Trail Unit I Port Charlotte 941 249-8946 Dear Venice and Suncoast Residents: It is with deep and heartfelt conviction that I seek your apology.  The Church has let you down. We have been going about our business without serious concern for the Red Tide that hovers over our area. The latest news stories have shown people crowing city council, gathering at beaches and demanding elected officials that something be done. To our embarrassment, you have heard nothing from us.We will be holding LT3"LordTurn the Tide"Prayer around our Flagpole this Sunday and Wednesday at 6:30pm. Then at Nokomis Beach on Sept. 2 at 6:30pm. We do not wish to remain silent in our request to God any longer. If you love and believe God, please join us. 2 Chronicles 7:13-15 Thank you K.C. McCay … Pastor Congregational Church 730 E. Laurel Rd. Nokomis Fl FAITH BUILDERS A Basic Study to Build your Christian Faith. Call Pastor Gumm at Christ the King Lutheran Church for times. 941-766-9357 Port Charlotte FOR THOSE WHOSE GRIEF OF HAVING LOST A FRIEND OR LOVED ONE TO DEATH, The Congregational Church in Nokomis is starting another 13 week GriefShare course. YOU are invited. GriefShare, a national program in over 12,000+ churches worldwide, is equipped to offer meaningful grief support in your time of loss. This nondenominational program features Biblical concepts for healing in grief. The group will meet every Mon day at The Congregational Church at 730 East Laurel Rd. in Nokomis each Monday, starting September 10th from 6:00-8:00pm. TO REGISTER PLEASE CALL Denise at 941-809-9238 or email to: There is a nominal fee for workbooks GATEWAY WORSHIP PRAYER & HEALING ROOMS If you need healing, we want to pray with you! Our prayer teams are available to minister to you every Thursday 7:30 pm-8:30 pm. For information call 863-832-4418 5377 Dunkin Rd., Punta Gorda 33982 Jesus Still Heals Today! Lutheran Church of the Cross 2300 Luther Rd., Deep Creek Bible Study Thursdays 10-11:30 and Sundays @ 9 AM Questions and/or Info (941) 627-6060 NEW S EA SO N FULL GOS PEL MINISTRIES Meets Every Wednesday at 3320 Loveland Blvd Port Charlotte, Fl (Held at Board of Realtors Building Near Visani's Restaurant) Food at 6:30PM and Fellowship Starts at 7:00PM Everyone Welcome!! Pamela Sams 941-268-3589 UNI Q UE & INF O RMATIVE DVD Every Sunday @ 6pm. Dis ussion After at El Jobean Baptis t 941-769-6291 3090 LOST & FOUND HELP ME TO GET HOME! I am a Female Black Teacup Chihuahua. I Got Lost at Placida Ave. & Florida Ave. in Grove City on 8/12 REWARD $200 FOR SAFE RETURN. My Name is Nikki. Please Call 941-875-1519 CLASSIFIED ADSSELL L OS T HEARIN G AIDE S : at the Cuban Restaurant on US 41 in Venice on September 14th Please Call 810-599-7736 3091 ARTS CLASSES Beginning watercolor classes with award winning artist Robert Broyles at North Port Hobby Lobby. Private lessons also avail Call 941-875-8163


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Capa Stainless steel, GC $25 941-697-0794 CHINA NORITAKE Whi te b roo k 8 placesettings + serving pieces $75 941-627-6815 COMFORTER SET Q ueen Animal print, quilt, pillows & skir t Clean $25 941-815-1734 6030 HOUSEHOLD GOODS COOLER IGLOO KOOL MATE Portable & chargeable. Like New Cond. $35 239-297-1463 C URTAIN R O D S wooden white with white curtains $20 941-585-8149 C URTAIN S S HEER white 1 2 L X 8H with rod $20 941-585-8149 DESK Wi c k er 4d rw w/chair Excel. Cond $220 239-297-1463 DRUM FOR RAIN BARREL Fiberglass(?). Just add a Faucet $20, OBO 941-697-0794 ELECTRIC COFFEE ma k er Black and decker $15 941421-2206 ELE C TRI C RAN G E conv oven Samsung SS 5 burn repl w/ gas $400, OBO 804-399-2303 ELE C TR O UX VA C $60 941-743-0582 F O LDIN G SC REEN door 36 Ž folds inward complete.Good condition $25 941-587-9466 FRAMED PAINTING 42X54 Beautiful Mediterranean coast scene $165 941-639-1517 GO LF PI C TURE S Two. 2 4x 28 outerframe, 16x20 golfer pic ture. $75 941-828-0469 LADDER 6 F t. Al um. $25 941-743-0582 LADDER 8 F t. Al um. $50 941-743-0582 LR G FRAMED CO LLA G E Abstract modern metallic artpiece. $100 941-815-1734 MIRROR Vi ntage D ar k wood frame 27.5 x 17.5Ž $15 941-356-0129 MIRR O R S beveled edges, 2 pieces each 4Ž wide x 52Ž long, new. $10 941-575-7793 MISC HOME DECOR A ssorte d piecesFun&Funky Lamps,plates etc. $50 941-815-1734 FREE MERCHANDISE ADS!! WELCOME TO OUR WEBSITE! To Place a FREE Merchandise Ad Go to: Click on Place Ad. If You`ve Advertised Online with Us Before or Not Just Click Register 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 for 7 Days and in Print Wednesday ThroughSunday. Some Restrictions Do Apply. LIMIT 5 FREE ADS PER WEEK Need To Place a Classified Ad? Enter Your Classified Ad and Pay With Your Credit Card 24 Hours a Day, 7 Daysa Week. PICTURE PALM TREE white frame, 27x30, ex, cond $25 941-235-2203 PULLING CART W oo d & S tee l Play cart on 4 wheels w/handle GC $19, OBO 941-697-0794 REFRI G ERAT O R NEWER Amana Stainless Steel Side by Side $350 612-990-0314 SEA SHELL LAMP 19Ž ta ll w / Shade $20 941-627-6542 TEA P O T A S IAN with 4 cups beautiful $12 941-356-0129 THERM OS TAT by White Rodgers Model#1F86-344 $8, OBO 941-624-2105 UNDER C ABINET C AN OPENER Black decker $20 941-421-2206 VACUUM O rec k XL new d r i ve belts, 5 collection bags, good condition. $45 941-575-7793 WHITE WICKER D/DR NS 6 DR HI/BY Mir Lamp Toy Ches More $450, OBO 941-408-7535 WORKOUT BENCH LA G ear workout bench (not a weight bench) $25 941-474-1640 6031 HOLIDAYITEMS AB BUDWEISER S ports L egends(Babe Ruth Stein) A Legend is Born $75 941-624-0928 A B S ALUTE S ( Heroes o f the Hardwood) 1991, Stein $35 941-624-0928 A NHEU S ER BU SC H Classic Steins 1990, 91, New in box $75 641-624-0928 A NHEU S ER BU SC H Holiday Steins 1980,81,82,Hard to find,new $250 941-624-0928 HALLOWEEN DECOR Mi ss muffet costume,descending spider $18 941-421-2206 HALLOWEEN ITEMS S tu ff e d animals,Lanterns,witches hat $10 941-421-2206 6035 FURNITURE BAR STOOLS P ecan fi n i s h upholstered, swivel seats, excellent $75 334-477-6846 BAR S T OO L S Rattan 30 Ž seat, swivel $125 941-627-6542 BED MATTRE SS & B O X $100 941-629-5550 BED KIN G Pillow top, Exc/Like new cond. incls 2 boxsprings $499 941-764-3404 BEDROOM SET D resser / m i rror/headboard/ night table $100, OBO 508-292-9493 6035 FURNITURE BEDR OO M S ET KIN G S IZE 5P C DARK WOOD NO MATTRESS $495 941-323-8238 BEDS 3T w i n & 1 Q ueen Matt/Boxspring w/Frames, like new! $100 each 941-625-5069 BENCH W roug h t i ron. Dimensions: 45 x 16 x 28 $50 941-460-9540 BRA SS VA S E polished brass, legs, 8.25Ždia x 8.25 high. $10 941-575-7793 CHAIR OVERSIZE w hi te leather living room chair. Good condition $65 941-429-6330 CHILDRENS DESK 5 draws with chair $60 941-626-8792 COFFEE & END TABLES Oval glass/iron. Heavy, quality made $125 941-815-1734 COFFEE TABLE en d ta bl e w i t h eagle head legs floral design $95, OBO 386-405-2476 CO RNER TV C abinet Espresso wood, glass door storage underneath $100 334-477-6846 DESK 70S b eauty, woo d 8 drawer 1 keyed w/chair & phone $175 941-474-7866 DINETTE TABLE 4 chairs, underneath storage, espresso finish $150 334-477-6846 DINING ROOM ova l g l ass ta bl e & 4 uph. chairs on pedestal Neutral $100 941-743-6688 DININ G S ET American Drew 6 chairs Tropical look large chairs $499, OBO 941-627-6542 DINING SET B ran d N ew W oo d with Leaf and 6 chairs. 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Page 8 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 economists are talking about, its probably best to start with the wage numbers reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the agency that among other things produces the closely watched monthly jobs report that always makes the news. Real average hourly earnings, meaning wages adjusted for in”ation, in August for all employees increased 0.1 percent from July, the BLS said this month. So thats better than going backward. However, for the more than 80 percent of workers lumped into the category of production and nonsupervisory employees, there was an increase in average hourly earnings in August that was offset exactly by how much prices increased. So on average most workers were running in place. And for ordinary workers over the last year, real average hourly earnings actually decreased 0.1 percent. The numbers comparing this past July to the same month a year earlier showed a bigger decrease in in”ation-adjusted hourly wages. Never mind these BLS numbers, the White House Council of Economic Advisers suggested in a report this month, because they dont paint a complete enough picture. In this view, the conventional numbers miss things like the growing value to workers of non-wage compensation, like retirement plan contributions and health insurance, and they use the wrong measure of in”ation to judge the purchasing power of wages. The CEA report also argued that its fair to take into account the increases in take-home pay due to the tax cut passed at the end of last year. Altogether the annualized after-tax compensation growth, taking in”ation into account, is at least 1 percent, and that rises to 1.4 percent after adjusting take-home pay for the 2017 tax cut. The thing that seems to clearly lie out of bounds in this report is the tax cut argument, because thats not the way that economists usually keep track of in”ation-adjusted wage growth. As for the rest of these points, well, maybe well-intentioned economists cant all agree on them. Theres three or four different measures of wage growth. Theres three or four different measures of price in”ation,Ž Sojourner said, adding that he thinks the consumer price index for urban consumers seems to capture pretty well changes in the prices of what American households really need. So theres four times four different combinations you could choose, and you can rationalize it any number of ways, but the fact is that all give you answers that are in a pretty narrow range,Ž he added. No matter what measure you use, real wage growth is low, like close to zero, and lower than it was a couple of years ago. Those things arent in dispute.Ž Meanwhile, theres also no dispute that corporate profits are soaring, up more than 16 percent in the second quarter, according to the Commerce Department. The big reason, of course, is the 2017 tax law, which cut corporate taxes by about one third in the quarter compared to the prior year. No need to bother choosing between the CPI or the Federal Reserves favorite price inflation indicator to see that theres been a big jump in inflationadjusted pr o“ts going to the owners of U.S. corporations. Look at whats happening. The issue is not negative 0.2 percent or positive 0.2 percent in real wage growth. The policy effects are not there,Ž Sojourner said. The policy effects are ƒ the corporate profits.Ž With this observation, Sojourners pointing to a better question to ask than whether or how much real wages are growing: With workers maybe inching ahead or maybe not, and corporate pro“ts surging, arent there better economic policy issues to argue about?WAGEFROM PAGE 1 By LIZ REYERSTAR TRIBUNE (MINNEAPOLIS)Q: My boss needs to delegate more. She holds onto work, and doesnt involve staff (not just me) in meetings and outcomes. Most of the time Im not certain what is going on and what I should engage in ƒ until she brings me in at the last minute. „ Dean, 50, senior “nancial analyst A: Use your track record of last-minute saves to make a case for earlier engagement. Figuring out the best way to approach it will depend partly on the reasons for her failure to delegate. The good news for you is that it doesnt appear to be trustrelated, since she turns to you in the end. For many busy managers, time is the culprit. It may seem to take longer to explain a task than to just do it. While this may sometimes be true, its a vicious cycle that limits team development and turns managers into workaholics. This is especially a problem on larger-scale tasks. If preliminary work is needed, such as data gathering, or if multiple review cycles are scheduled, delaying the work can easily threaten timelines. So what do you do if you dont know what you dont know? If you dont have regular staff meetings or one-on-ones, request them. In the spirit of bringing solutions, offer to arrange them, including a general agenda that covers the all-important topics of whats happening now,Ž and whats coming up next?Ž Then use these meetings to ask for ways the team can take portions of the work to ease her burden. Talk to her about ways you can be more effective. She may be trying to cover meetings herself in a misguided effort to protect your time. Try making the case for the value of being in the start of a project. The bene“ts are myriad „ you understand the needs, can ask questions, and others will be able to contact you if needed. Theres also the possibility that shes a control freak. She may be trying to hold onto everything simply because shes uncomfortable with the possibility that someone else may have a different way of doing something. In that case, offer to follow her guidance and introduce ideas for different ways in advance to build her comfort. Have you and your co-workers talked about this? If not, consider bringing it up in a neutral way just to get a sense of how others are feeling. Dont vent, there could be a risk that itd get back to her in an unfavorable way. Also consider the possibility that you work for an information is powerŽ type. This is not a win in the boss lottery, but it certainly happens. You can choose to play that game, offering information to her in order to get some in return. You can also cultivate other information sources around the organization so that youre not as dependent on her. This is a smart step, in any case. Regardless of the root cause, plan your schedule in a way that allows for her lack of communication. 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THE NEWS WIRESTATE € NATIONAL € WORLD € BUSINESS Michelle Obama urges young voters to take their power backSee page 2 Sunday, September 30, 2018 By REGINA GARCIA CANOASSOCIATED PRESSLAS VEGAS „ An image of Angelica Cervantes son donning a black-and-yellow security guard T-shirt is one of dozens of smiling photos tacked to walls in a Las Vegas garden decorated with ribbons, cowboy boots, horseshoes and rubber bracelets. Cervantes visits every other week to gaze at the photo that has withstood the desert sun for almost a year, and to ask her son, Erick Silva, to watch over her, his stepfather and his siblings. Cuidanos,Ž she begs him, sometimes tearfully. Silva was one of 58 people killed Oct. 1, 2017, in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. For their families and those who survived the massacre at a country music festival this garden created by volunteers in the days that followed is a place to mourn and heal. It gave me a space to talk with him, and he is there with his angels,Ž Cervantes said, referring to the other victims. Sometimes, I come across (another mother) there. Some ask me how he was. Talking about him makes me proud.Ž Among the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip, theres no indication of the bloodshed that took place there a year ago. The festival grounds are fenced, and green screens block any views to the inside. The ” owers, ” ags, wreaths and other items that crowded a nearby road median and the Welcome to Fabulous Las VegasŽ sign have long been removed. Today, the garden with 59 trees „ one for each victim plus an oak representing life „ is the only permanent public space in the Las Vegas area created in memory of the victims. It sits a few feet from a bus stop and an adult store and miles from the shooting site. The quarter-acre space was slated to be a dog park, but in the days after the shooting, the dirt lot was leveled, concrete bricks placed, and trees, shrubs, purple pansies, red and white roses and bright pink petunias were planted. A Remembrance WallŽ was hammered together from wooden pallets. The wooden wall was recently replaced with a set of metal and faux-wood structures. The photos and several items from the original wall were transferred over. A fountain is now working, and a bluestone sculpture of a pair of angel wings bearing the initials of each victim was recently added. Volunteers on Saturday Garden provides place to mourn Las Vegas shooting victims AP PHOTOIn this Friday photo, a photo of Las Vegas shooting victim Erick Silva, center, hangs on a wall at a memorial garden under construction in Las Vegas. The small garden is home to photos, crosses, ribbons and dozens of other items placed in memory of the 58 people who were killed on Oct. 1, 2017, in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. By COLLEEN LONG and LAURIE KELLMANASSOCIATED PRESSWASHINGTON „ Moments after pivotal Sen. Jeff Flake announced he would vote to con“ rm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, the Arizona Republican was confronted with the consequences. Two tearful women cornered Flake as he got on an elevator Friday, pleading for him to reconsider his support for the appeals court judge whos been accused of sexual assault when he was a teenager. By the end of the day, Flake had, adding a condition to his promise to vote for Kavanaugh. Hed do so, Flake said, if the vote was delayed a week so the FBI could investigate credible allegationsŽ against the nominee. It wasnt clear that the raw, emotional elevator exchange changed Flakes his mind by itself. But its hard to forget. And Flake didnt deny it was one of the factors that made an impression. Look at me and tell me that it doesnt matter what happened to me,Ž said 23-year-old Maria Gallagher. Ana Maria Archila pointed her “ nger at Flake while she appeared to keep the elevator door from closing. On Monday, I stood in front of your of“ ce,Ž Archila, co-executive director of the nonpro“ t Center for Popular Democracy Action, told Flake. I told the story of my sexual assault. I told it because I recognized in Dr. Fords story that she is telling the truth. What you are doing is allowing someone who actually violated a woman to sit on the Supreme Court.Ž Flake said he had to go to a hearing. He was returning to the committee room where he and 20 colleagues had heard hours of testimony Thursday from Christine Blasey Ford, a California psychology professor who told them Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her decades ago. Kavanaugh strongly denied the allegation. Flake had lobbied Republican leaders to give Ford the chance to Flake gets a firsthand look at rage about Kavanaugh AP PHOTOSTwo women, one shown bottom right, cornered U.S. Sen. Je Flake, top left, in an elevator Friday, moments after he announced he would vote to con“ rm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Sen. Je Flake, R-Ariz., attends a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting, Friday, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Ana Maria Archila, of New York City, co-executive director of the Center for Popular Democracy, pauses while being interviewed in Washington, Friday, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Archila confronted Sen. Je Flake, R-Ariz., in an elevator after he announced his support for Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh. By NINIEK KARMINIASSOCIATED PRESSPALU, Indonesia „ Residents too afraid to sleep indoors camped out in the darkness Saturday while victims recounted harrowing stories of being separated from their loved ones a day after a powerful earthquake triggered a tsunami that unleashed waves as high as 20 feet, killing hundreds on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. The of“ cial death toll stood at 384, with all the fatalities coming in the hard-hit city of Palu, but it was expected to rise once rescuers reached surrounding coastal areas, said disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho. He said others were unaccounted for, without giving an estimate. The nearby cities of Donggala and Mamuju were also ravaged, but little information was available due to damaged roads and disrupted telecommunications. Nugroho said tens to hundredsŽ of people were taking part in a beach festival in Palu when the tsunami struck at dusk on Friday. Their fate was unknown. Hundreds of people were injured and hospitals, damaged by the magnitude 7.5 quake, were overwhelmed. Some of the injured, including Dwi Haris, who suffered a broken back and shoulder, rested outside Palus Army Hospital, where patients were being treated outdoors due to continuing strong aftershocks. Tears “ lled his eyes as he recounted feeling the violent earthquake shake the “ fth-” oor hotel room he shared with his wife and daughter. There was no time to save ourselves. I was squeezed into the ruins of the wall, I think,Ž said Haris, adding that the family was in town for a wedding. I heard my wife cry for help, but then silence. I dont know what happened to her and my child. I hope they are safe.Ž Its the latest natural disaster to hit Indonesia, which is frequently struck by earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and tsunamis because of its location on the Ring of Fire,Ž an arc of volcanoes and fault lines in the Paci“ c Basin. In December 2004, a massive magnitude 9.1 earthquake off Sumatra island in western Indonesia triggered a tsunami that killed 230,000 people in a dozen countries. Last month, a powerful quake on the island of Lombok killed 505 people. Palu, which has more than 380,000 people, was strewn with debris from the earthquake and tsunami. A mosque heavily damaged by the quake was half submerged and a shopping mall was reduced to a crumpled hulk. A large bridge with yellow arches had collapsed. Bodies lay partially covered by tarpaulins and a man carried a dead child through the wreckage. The city is built around a narrow bay that apparently magni“ ed the force of the tsunami waters as they raced into the tight Indonesia tsunami death toll nears 400, expected to rise AP PHOTOA man stands amid the damage caused by a tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Saturday. 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Page 2 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018By KELLI KENNEDYASSOCIATED PRESSCORAL GABLES „ At a voter registration rally Friday, “red-up former “rst lady Michelle Obama urged a predominantly youthful crowd at the University of Miami to take their power backŽ and bridge the gap between frustration over the political climate and actually doing something about it.Ž After a celeb-studded program that included former Destinys Child member Kelly Rowland, gospel singer Erica Campbell and Key & PeeleŽ star KeeganMichael Key, Obama ticked off a litany of dismal statistics about low voter turnout, especially during midterm elections like the ones coming up in November. Americans cast more votes than ever in the 2008 election, but even so, more than 80 million still didnt vote. Only about 40 percent of the population typically votes during midterm elections. The 2014 midterms saw the lowest voter turnout since World War II, with less than 37 percent, she said. When a huge chunk of the population sits out of the process, why are we surprised when our politics dont re”ect our values?Ž she told a crowd of nearly 5,000. No candidate names were mentioned at the event, nor were any political parties as Obama stressed she wasnt there to tell anyone who to vote for.Ž Instead, she was eager to change what she said has become a dangerous cycle when it comes to votingŽ of frustrated people who get worked up about politics, but eventually sit home and do nothing. And she addressed naysayers who contend their vote doesnt matter, noting that a 2016 city commission race in Cocoa Beach was decided by eight votes. In South Daytona, she said, a mayoral race came down to just “ve votes. Five votes, yall. ... Every vote matters. It really does.Ž Obama recently launched When We All Vote, a national, nonpartisan not-for-pro“t organization. Fridays event in Miami capped a week of grass-roots activism with 2,000 events in 49 states. About two dozen students from Majory Stoneman Douglas High School wearing matching shirts sat together at the event. The Parkland students have been part of a massive state and national push to register young voters in the wake of a February shooting at their school that left 17 dead, rallying hundreds of thousands across the country and in D.C. for March For Our Lives. But its unclear what impact they will have on the midterm elections. As of Aug. 1, there were nearly 373,000 newly registered voters this year, according to an analysis by University of Florida political science professor Daniel Smith. He said that roughly 1 out of 3 of those new voters is under the age of 30, but he cautioned that it appears to be a natural ebb and ”owŽ of voter registration that mirrors trends in previous years. He pointed out that many election of“cials hold drives that target graduating high school seniors. Stoneman Douglas senior Drew Schwartz attended the rally and said hell be voting for the “rst time in November. The 17-year-old said common sense gun laws are among the issues most important to him. One of the most important issues is representation and for people to make sure their of“cials are representing their beliefs and not supporting their own interests,Ž he said.Michelle Obama urges voters to take their power back AP PHOTOFormer “rst lady Michelle Obama speaks at a rally to encourage voter registration on Friday in Coral Gables. Newborn breast-fed by wrong mom in hospital mix-upORANGE PARK (AP) „ A new mother says a mix-up at a north Florida hospital caused her newborn son to be breastfed by another mother. Television station WJXT reports that Joii Browns son was taken from her Thursday to be circumcised. After her son wasnt returned for an hour and a half, Brown says a nurse told her that they had given him to the wrong mother before they discovered their mistake. Brown says the nurses at Orange Park Medical Center told her the other mother had breast-fed her son for two minutes before the mix-up was discovered. The hospital said in a statement to the WJXT that it is doing everything to support Browns family. Brown says she is speaking with attorneys.Florida woman charged in toddlers death in hot carORLANDO (AP) „ A Florida woman has been charged with negligent manslaughter in the death of her 1-year-old daughter, who was left for hours in a hot vehicle. Kit Noelle Pollard was found dead inside the SUV Friday at a Sanford gas station. Seminole County jail records show 29-year-old Kailyn Pollard of Sorrento was held without bail Saturday. According to an arrest report, Pollard forgot to take her daughter to daycare Friday morning and left her in the vehicle for seven hours as temperatures climbed above 90 degrees. Jail records did not show whether Pollard had an attorney. The girl was the second hot car death reported Friday in Florida. In a separate case, a 4-year-old boy died after being found alone in a locked car outside an Orange County school.Dog dies after touching lid of electrified containerSARASOTA (AP) „ A Florida dog that touched the lid of an electri“ed container that holds the wiring for street lights during a walk has died. News outlets report Lynn McDermott took the Great Pyrenees on a walk in the rain Saturday in Sarasota. The around 70-pound dog touched the pull boxs lid and collapsed. McDermott reached down and received a shock. Fire“ghters gave the dog chest compressions and put an oxygen mask over its snout, but it died on the scene. Public Works Director Doug Jeffcoat says upon inspection, the metal lid became electri“ed because of a faulty wire underground had come into contact with it. The city says they “xed the faulty wire and grounded the metal lid. Precautionary safety inspections on other boxes are also being performed. HEADLINES AROUND THE STATE By CARA ANNAASSOCIATED PRESSJOHANNESBURG „ The risk of the deadly Ebola virus spreading from Congo is now very highŽ after two con“rmed cases were discovered near the Uganda border, the World Health Organization says. The outbreak of the hemorrhagic fever in northeastern Congo is now larger than the previous one in the northwest and more complicated to contain because of a dense, highly mobile population and a rebel threat so serious that some health workers say theyre operating in a war zone. A deadly attack in Beni, the heart of Ebola containment efforts, forced the work to be suspended for two days earlier in the week. That led the WHOs emergencies chief, Peter Salama, to warn that insecurity, public de“ance about vaccinations and politicians fanning fears ahead of elections in December could create a perfect stormŽ leading the outbreak to spread. As of Friday the outbreak had 124 con“rmed Ebola cases, including 71 deaths. The previous outbreak in Congos Equateur province, declared over just a week before the current one was announced, had 54 con“rmed cases, including 33 deaths. This is the “rst time an Ebola outbreak has occurred in this part of Congo, affecting the provinces of North Kivu and Ituri. Health workers have had to combat various rumors and fears about the disease, which spreads via the body ”uids of those infected, including the dead. Some patients have left health facilities to seek alternative care, WHO said in a statement on Thursday. One infected person moved into a red zoneŽ where security is poor and carrying out Ebola response efforts is extremely dif“cult, if not impossible.Ž The virus moved near the Uganda border after a woman who had participated in burials of Ebola victims refused a vaccination in Beni and disappeared, local of“cials have said. She died on Sept. 20 at a hospital in Tshomia on Lake Albert, which separates the countries. The second con“rmed Ebola case in Tshomia was the womans partner, WHO said. The U.N. refugee agency on Friday said it was gravely concernedŽ for civilians safety in North Kivu, which has the highest number of displaced people in Congo with an estimated more than 1 million. In August about 13,000 people ”ed their homes in the Beni area alone because of insecurity, the refugee agency said. Meanwhile some 200 refugees from Congo are arriving each day in Uganda, a tiny fractionŽ of the everyday ”ow of traders and others between the countries, it said. While substantial progress has been made, the situation is precarious,Ž WHO said of overall Ebola containment efforts. It continues to recommend against any travel restrictions. Uganda, which has had “ve Ebola outbreaks since 2000, says it is preparing to begin vaccinations as needed. The health ministry in Congo, which is facing its 10th outbreak, says more than 12,000 people have been vaccinated so far.WHO: Risk of Ebolas spread from Congo now very high AP FILE PHOTOIn this Sept. 9 “le photo, health workers walk with a boy suspected of having the Ebola virus at an Ebola treatment centre in Beni, Eastern Congo. Iran airs video of encounter with US carrier in key straitTEHRAN, Iran (AP) „ Irans state TV has broadcast footage purporting to show a close encounter between the Revolutionary Guards navy and the USS Theodore Roosevelt in the strategic Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf, the passageway for nearly a third of all oil traded by sea. Saturdays footage is likely meant as a show of strength amid new U.S. sanctions on Iran and the Trump administration plans to bring Iranian oil exports down to zero. In the video, Guard speedboats are seen closing in on the U.S. carrier. Iranian sailors then warn the Americans over radio communication to keep well clearŽ of the Guard patrol boats and say they advise the Americans to refrain from the threat or use of force in any manner.Ž The U.S. navy didnt immediately comment the video.Leading Brazil candidate leaves hospital after stabbingSAO PAULO (AP) „ The leading candidate in Brazils presidential race has been discharged from the hospital where he was being treated for a knife wound to his abdomen. Far right congressman Jair Bolsonaro suffered intestinal damage and severe internal bleeding after the Sept. 6 attack at a campaign event and has undergone multiple surgeries. His release from a Sao Paulo hospital was delayed by a day due to a minor infection. The hospital said in a statement he was discharged Saturday morning. The countrys “rst round of voting is on Oct. 7. But its not clear if or how quickly Bolsonaro will get back on the campaign trail. Womens groups are planning a series of protests later Saturday against him. Other rallies are also planned this weekend in support of the candidate.India, at UN: Pakistan is harboring terroristsUNITED NATIONS (AP) „ Indias foreign minister accused neighboring Pakistan of harboring terrorists in an angry speech Saturday before the U.N. General Assembly, and rejected the notion that India is sabotaging peace talks with Pakistan, calling it a complete lie.Ž Sushma Swaraj pointed to the fact that Osama bin Laden had been living quietly in Pakistan before he was found and killed by a team of U.S. Navy SEALs, and said the mastermind of the 2008 attack in Mumbai in which 168 people died still roams the streets of Pakistan with impunity.Ž In our case, terrorism is bred not in some faraway land, but across our border to the west,Ž Swaraj said. Our neighbors expertise is not restricted to spawning grounds for terrorism, it is also an expert in trying to mask malevolence with verbal duplicity.Ž Swaraj and her Pakistani counterpart were supposed to meet on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly this week. India called it off only one day after it was announced, following the killing of an Indian border guard in the disputed region of Kashmir. The two South Asian nations, always uneasy neighbors, face off under particularly tense conditions in that region at a line of controlŽ that cuts through a rugged mountain range. The announcement of the planned meeting had been considered an encouraging sign for restarting stalled talks between the nuclear-armed South Asian neighbors. New Delhi had agreed to hold the meeting in response to a letter from newly-elected Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, who has written his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, stressing the need for positive change, a mutual desire for peace and a readiness to discuss terrorism. There was no immediate of“cial reaction by the Pakistani government to the speech. Pakistans foreign minister, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, was due to speak later Saturday.Volcano spews ash on Mexico CityMEXICO CITY (AP) „ Ash spewing from the Popocatepetl volcano has reached the southern neighborhoods of Mexicos capital. The National Center for Disaster Prevention warned Mexicans on Saturday to stay away from the volcano after activity picked up in the crater and it registered 183 emissions of gas and ash over 24 hours. The center was monitoring multiple rumblings and tremors. Images on social media showed thin layers of ash coating car windshields in neighborhoods of Mexico City such as Xochimilco. Geophysicists have noticed an increase in activity at the volcano that sits 45 miles southeast of the capital since a 7.1-magnitude earthquake rocked central Mexico in September 2017. The volcano known as Don GoyoŽ has been active since 1994. BOLSONARO HEADLINES AROUND THE WORLDWORLD/STATE NEWS


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 3 ANSWER TO CROSSWORD STUDSEMIRWASPSPORE ERNIEVIVAALTACOLIN LOSANGELESSURREALIST FUELTANKSMARSROVER IPASIUDMGMTOTSERA EELPUPUAREUTESTSP TASDORITOSSYD MEDAYNIPATREATA AROMASYONPOENIMROD CAGEFREEAAHLABNOTES TREACHERYOFIMAGES TERSEHUMANRACEEDAMS RTELODILINCLIE ITASCAITSJUSTATMOST OUTEATSTROPEQBRANCH AREPRESENTATION GASDRYERTURNINGS PEDIISITNOTHOLA ONEDOZENPEAUNPOETIC PIPELINEOXYMAGRITTE SETRATESDTSNEARMISS Dear Mr. Berko: Im an of“cer at Naval Air Station Pensacola, where a group of us reads and discusses your column each week. Early this year, you wrote an interesting column about H&E Equipment Services. When I crunched the data in February, it looked strong on my technical charts. I bought 300 shares at $36, and in a short time frame, it ran to $45. I didnt take my fast pro“t, and its now down to about $34, so I have a small loss. I bought H&E because you said it would participate in Donald Trumps plans to rebuild our infrastructure. What are your thoughts now? Should I buy more H&E shares, or should I sell? „ HW, Pensacola, Fla. Dear HW: Ive always wondered how much deeper the oceans would be if we didnt have any sponges. As a long-term investment „ three to “ve years „ H&E Equipment Services (HEES-$34.66) appears to be a good candidate. But as a short-term investment, HEES kinda sphinx. I dont know boo, beans or bupkis about charting. I always believed those squiggles, squirms and intersecting lines plotted carefully on graph paper were some kind of hocus-pocus necromancy involving the black arts and bone casting. So I asked a technical analyst who is a member of Mensa and assiduously lives by a multiplex of intersecting graphs and inverted diagrams for help. She dusted off her old Ouija board inlaid with ivory and gold and carved from snakewood. The following is her email to me: Beware, the technical condition of HEES is weak. The underlying indicators are negative, and a reversal of the existing trend seems neutral at this time. The stock has underperformed the market when compared with the S&P 500 over the past 50 trading days. The MACD-LT is con“rming that the intermediate trend is bearish. Over the past 50 trading sessions, there has been more volume on the downside than volume on up days, indicating that HEES is under distribution, which is a bearish condition. The stock is trading below a falling 50-day moving average, which con“rms the weak technical condition of HEES. The stock is trading below its 200-day moving average, which is also bearish.Ž In case youre wondering, MACD stands for moving average convergence/divergence.Ž And LT stands for Larsen & Toubro, a free online platform for market analysis. This is a sellŽ recommendation, so you probably should take your short-term loss on HEES and be done with it. Then use your proceeds, plus some extra cash, and buy Caterpillar (CAT-$146), which is down from its high of $173 in February. CAT (The Big Yellow MachineŽ) is the worlds largest manufacturer of earthmoving equipment, mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives. So if God put a mountain or a lake in your way, call CAT. For 90 years, CATs equipment has been making sustainable world progress possible and driving positive changes on every continent. This solid rock and roll company, with 580 million shares outstanding, turned a pro“t of $3.44 a share in 2016 on $38 billion in revenues while enjoying a net pro“t margin of 5.2 percent. In 2017, management got closer to heaven, posting $6.88 in per-share earnings with $45 billion in revenues and a 70 percent increase in its net pro“t margin. This year, CATs management must have found the stairway to heaven „ because CATs management expects to report earnings of $10.75 a share on revenues of $52 billion, made possible by a net pro“t margin of 12.3 percent. Wow and a big double wow, those are mighty impressive numbers. A major analyst from a huge brokerage whom Ive known since he kicked his cocaine habit says, In 2019, CAT could earn $11.30 on revenues of $54 billion!Ž CAT, whose $3.44 dividend has been raised for 25 consecutive years, yields 2.3 percent and could be a $200 stock in a couple of years. Email Malcolm Berko at movers of Earth, big yellow machines MalcolmBERKOCBy FOSTER KLUGASSOCIATED PRESSUNITED NATIONS „ Calling for more trust, North Koreas foreign minister urged the United States on Saturday to keep moving past what he called seven decades of entrenched hostility if Washington wants to restart stalled negotiations meant to rid Pyongyang of its nuclear bombs. Boiling the rivals diplomatic standoff down to the Norths deepening feeling of mistrust, Ri Yong Ho sought to lay out a vision of peace on the troubled Korean Peninsula „ provided the North gets what it wants from the United States. Ri, standing at a podium at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, said North Korea is ready to implement the points that his leader, Kim Jong Un, and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to in June during a summit in Singapore. But his comments were infused with what came across as impatience at the slow pace of progress in a process the world hopes will cause Pyongyang to abandon an arsenal of nuclear-tipped missiles that aims to accurately target the entire U.S. mainland. In recent weeks, Kim Jong Un has said he would permanently dismantle North Koreas main nuclear complex, but only if the United States takes unspeci“ed corresponding measures. Kim has also promised to accept international inspectors to monitor the closing of a key missile test site and launch pad. The North, however, doesnt see any corresponding responseŽ from Washington. On the contrary, Ri said, the United States is increasing pressure and sanctions. The perception that sanctions can bring us on our knees is a pipe dream of the people who are ignorant of us,Ž Ri said, adding that the continued sanctions are deepening our mistrustŽ and deadlocking the current diplomacy. Without any trust in the U.S., there will be no con“dence in our national security,Ž he said, and under such circumstances there is no way we will unilaterally disarm ourselves “rst.Ž There was no immediate response from Washington. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said last week he would return to Pyongyang to set up a sequel to the Singapore meeting between Kim and Trump. Despite the muscular tone, Ris high-pro“le speech was downright mild and balanced compared to the ”orid vows of nuclear strikes and claims of U.S. per“diousness that have been typical fare from the countrys propaganda services. This was decidedly so during an exchange of threats between Washington and Pyongyang that accompanied a run of increasingly powerful weapons tests last year that put the North on the brink of its claim to be a full-”edged nuclear power, and had some fearing war. The tenor of Ris comments was clearly meant to push a wary United States to agree to a declaration formally ending the Korean War, which ended with a cease“re, not a peace treaty. Washington is wary of endorsing such a declaration, which could lead to a formal peace treaty. Pyongyang demands the removal of the 28,500 U.S. troops stationed in the South to deter North Korean military adventurism. The United States wants the North to “rst provide a full account of the components of its nuclear program. Although not legally binding, the North might also see an endof-war declaration as a way to create political momentum that would steer discussions toward diplomatic recognition, economic bene“ts and security concessions. Once the Singapore agreements are implemented, the current trend toward detente will turn into durable peace and the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula will also be achieved,Ž Ri said. The Korean Peninsula, the hottest spot in the globe, will become the cradle of peace and prosperity.Ž After their summit in Singapore, Trump and Kim issued a vague statement about a nuclear-free peninsula without describing when and how it would occur. Post-summit nuclear negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang were rocky and quickly settled into a stalemate. There is widespread skepticism that Pyongyang is serious about renouncing an arsenal that it likely sees as the only way to guarantee its safety. Part of that skepticism is based on a bitter history of nuclear negotiations breaking down in mutual recrimination. But theres also stronger evidence for this wariness: Recent satellite photos have indicated Kims weapons factories were still operating to produce “ssile materials to make nuclear weapons.N. Korea FM: Peace possible, but only if US ends hostility By JOHN ANTCZAKASSOCIATED PRESSLOS ANGELES „ A 13-year-old boy diving for lobsters was attacked by a shark on the Southern California coast early Saturday but was quickly pulled from the water by others and ”own to a trauma center, authorities said. The boy suffered traumatic upper torso injuries, but the attack was nonfatal,Ž city Lifeguard Capt. Larry Giles told reporters at Beacons Beach in Encinitas, about 27 miles north of downtown San Diego. The attack occurred just before 7 a.m., during the opening hour of Californias popular spiny lobster season. The boy was attacked in about 9 feet of water approximately 150 yards offshore. He was brought to shore by three bystanders, Giles said. Emergency responders arrived, and the boy was ”own by helicopter to a trauma center. He was conscious, he was above water, and the bystanders were able to get him up on the beach ... and he was talking all the way to when he was being transported,Ž the captain said. The three rescuers were identi“ed only as an off-duty police of“cer from nearby Oceanside, an off-duty state lifeguard and a friend who were also diving for lobsters. Giles said the trio provided a tremendous amount of aid to that young man.Ž Witnesses estimated the shark was about 11 feet long, but the type was not known, he said. Lifeguards immediately turned to clearing people out of the water. Giles noted there were multiple other divers in the area. The waters off about 4 miles of beach were ordered closed for 48 hours, and a nearby sur“ng competition was canceled before it got underway. Spokesman Carlos Delgado of Rady Childrens Hospital-San Diego said the boys is in critical but stable condition late Saturday afternoon, more than nine hours after the attack. The boy underwent surgery but no other information, including his name, was released.Teen attacked by shark at California beach By THOMAS GRANINGASSOCIATED PRESSBROOKHAVEN, Miss. „ Two police of“cers were shot and killed following an early Saturday morning confrontation in Mississippi, authorities said. Warren Strain of the Mississippi Department of Public Safety said at a news conference that the of“cers were called to a house in the city of Brookhaven at about 5 a.m. for a report of shots “red. Amid an exchange of gun“re, both of“cers were mortally woundedŽ and then pronounced dead at a local hospital, Strain said. He identi“ed the weapon used as a handgun but would not elaborate. Authorities identi“ed the deceased of“cers as Patrolman James White, 35; and Cpl. Zach Moak, 31. Both were wearing bulletproof vests at the time and were equipped with body and dashboard cameras. White arrived on the scene “rst, and Moak arrived next. A suspect was wounded in the exchange and taken for treatment to a hospital in Jackson. Police identi“ed him as Marquis Flowers, 25, of Brookhaven. Strain said charges have not been “led yet but that Flowers is in custody.Ž Brookhaven Police Chief Kenneth Collins said the city is a safe community ... but like any place, we have crime.Ž He called White and Moak, both residents of Lincoln County, heroes.Ž Strain said the investigation is in its initial stages. A number of people have been questioned in the case. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is working the case, in addition to other agencies. Gov. Phil Bryant issued a statement via Twitter asking for prayers for the family and loved ones of these fallen heroes.Ž2 Mississippi officers die in shooting PHOTO BY THE DAILY LEADER VIA AP Law enforcement agents secure the scene of a shooting in Brookhaven, Miss., where two police ocers were killed Saturday morning. By RONGGONG LIN IILOS ANGELES TIMES (TNS)Moisture from Hurricane Rosa could cause ”ash ”ooding to Baja California, eastern California, Las Vegas and Arizona as it approaches the coast late Sunday. The remnants of Rosa could bring as much as a years worth of rain to desert areas such as Californias Imperial Valley and Arizonas Yuma County „ both signi“cant producers of vegetables for the nation. The big concern is the moisture and how much rainfall were going to get,Ž said Andrew Deemer, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Phoenix. The National Hurricane Center said the main hazard is heavy rainfall in Mexico and the American Southwest. Swells generated by the hurricane were also expected to produce life-threatening surf and rip currents off Southern California. In southeastern California and Arizona, isolated thunderstorms are possible Sunday, leading to heavier rainfall Monday into Tuesday. Its possible that 2 to 4 inches of rain could fall in one to two days. The National Weather Service issued a ”ash ”ood watch for southeastern California, Nevada and northwest Arizona starting Monday afternoon through Tuesday night. The National Hurricane Center said Baja California could get 3 to 6 inches. The center of Rosa was expected to approach Baja California Monday, but is forecast to weaken to a tropical storm by that point.Hurricane Rosa threatens flash floods in Las Vegas, Arizona and California NATIONAL NEWS


Page 4 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 inlet. Indonesian TV showed dramatic smartphone video of a powerful wave hitting Palu, with people screaming and running in fear. The water smashed into buildings and the mosque. Nina, a 23-year-old woman who goes by one name, was working at a laundry service shop not far from the beach when the quake hit. She said the quake destroyed her workplace, but she managed to escape and quickly went home to get her mother and younger brother. We tried to “nd shelter, but then I heard people shouting, Water! Water!Ž she recalled, crying. The three of us ran, but got separated. Now I dont know where my mother and brother are. I dont know how to get information. I dont know what to do.Ž The earthquake left mangled buildings with collapsed awnings and rebar sticking out of concrete like antennae. Roads were buckled and cracked. The tsunami created even more destruction. It was reported as being 3 meters (10 feet) high in some areas and double that height elsewhere. We got a report over the phone saying that there was a guy who climbed a tree up to 6 meters high,Ž said Nugroho, the disaster agency spokesman. Communications with the area were dif“cult because power and telecommunications were cut, hampering search and rescue efforts. Most people slept outdoors, fearing strong aftershocks. We hope there will be international satellites crossing over Indonesia that can capture images and provide them to us so we can use the images to prepare humanitarian aid,Ž Nugroho said. Indonesia is a vast archipelago of more than 17,000 islands thats home to 260 million people. Roads and infrastructure are poor in many areas, making access dif“cult in the best of conditions. The disaster agency has said that essential aircraft can land at Palus airport, though AirNav, which oversees aircraft navigation, said the runway was cracked and the control tower damaged. AirNav said one of its air traf“c controllers, aged 21, died in the quake after staying in the tower to ensure a ”ight hed just cleared for departure got airborne safely. It did. More than half of the 560 inmates in a Palu prison ”ed after its walls collapsed during the quake, said its warden, Adhi Yan Ricoh. It was very hard for the security guards to stop the inmates from running away as they were so panicked and had to save themselves too,Ž he told state news agency Antara. Ricoh said there was no immediate plan to search for the inmates because the prison staff and police were consumed with the search and rescue effort. Dont even think to “nd the inmates. We dont even have time yet to report this incident to our superiors,Ž he said. Indonesian President Joko JokowiŽ Widodo said Friday night that he instructed the security minister to coordinate the governments response to the disaster. Jokowi also told reporters in his hometown of Solo that he called on the countrys military chief to help with search and rescue efforts. United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric said U.N. of“cials were in contact with Indonesian authorities and stand ready to provide support as required.Ž Sulawesi has a history of religious tensions between Muslims and Christians, with violent riots erupting in the town of Poso, not far from Palu, two decades ago. Indonesia is the worlds most populous Muslim country.ALMANACToday is Sunday, Sept. 30, the 273rd day of 2018. There are 92 days left in the year.Today in historyOn Sept. 30, 1962, James Meredith, a black student, was escorted by federal marshals to the campus of the University of Mississippi, where he enrolled for classes the next day; Merediths presence sparked rioting that claimed two lives.On this dateIn 1777 the Continental Congress „ forced to flee in the face of advancing British forces „ moved to York, Pennsylvania. In 1791 Mozarts opera The Magic FluteŽ premiered in Vienna, Austria. In 1846 Boston dentist William Morton used ether as an anesthetic for the first time as he extracted an ulcerated tooth from merchant Eben Frost. In 1938 after co-signing the Munich Agreement allowing Nazi annexation of Czechoslovakias Sudetenland, British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain said, I believe it is peace for our time.Ž In 1947 the World Series was broadcast on television for the first time; the New York Yankees defeated the Brooklyn Dodgers 5-3 in Game 1 (the Yankees went on to win the Series four games to three). In 1949 the Berlin Airlift came to an end. In 1955 actor James Dean, 24, was killed in a two-car collision near Cholame, California. In 1972 Roberto Clemente hit a double against Jon Matlack of the New York Mets during Pittsburghs 5-0 victory at Three Rivers Stadium; the hit was the 3,000th and last for the Pirates star. In 1986 the U-S released accused Soviet spy Gennadiy Zakharov, one day after the Soviets released Nicholas Daniloff. In 1988 Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev retired President Andrei A. Gromyko from the Politburo and fired other old-guard leaders in a Kremlin shake-up. In 2001 under threat of U.S. military strikes, Afghanistans hard-line Taliban rulers said explicitly for the first time that Osama bin Laden was still in the country and that they knew where his hideout was located. In 2003 the FBI began a fullscale criminal investigation into whether White House officials had illegally leaked the identity of undercover CIA officer Valerie Plame.Todays birthdays Actress Angie Dickinson is 87. Singer Cissy Houston is 85. Singer Johnny Mathis is 83. Actor Len Cariou is 79. Singer Marilyn McCoo is 75. Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is 73. Pop singer Sylvia Peterson (The Chiffons) is 72. Actor Vondie Curtis-Hall is 68. Actress Victoria Tennant is 68. Actor John Finn is 66. Rock musician John Lombardo is 66. Singer Deborah Allen is 65. Actor Calvin Levels is 64. Actor Barry Williams is 64. Singer Patrice Rushen is 64. Actress Fran Drescher is 61. Country singer Marty Stuart is 60. Actress Debrah Farentino is 59. Rock musician Bill Rieflin (R.E.M.) is 58. Former Sen. Blanche Lincoln, D-Ark., is 58. Actress Crystal Bernard is 57. Actor Eric Stoltz is 57. Rapper-producer Marley Marl is 56. Country singer Eddie Montgomery (Montgomery-Gentry) is 55. Rock singer Trey Anastasio is 54. Actress Monica Bellucci is 54. Rock musician Robby Takac (Goo Goo Dolls) is 54. Actress Lisa Thornhill is 52. Actress Andrea Roth is 51. Actress Amy Landecker is 49. Actor Silas Weir Mitchell is 49. Actor Tony Hale is 48. Actress Jenna Elfman is 47. Actor Ashley Hamilton is 44. Actress Marion Cotillard is 43. Actor Christopher Jackson is 43. Actor Stark Sands is 40. Actor Mike Damus is 39. Actress Toni Trucks is 38. Tennis player Martina Hingis is 38. Olympic gold medal gymnast Dominique Moceanu is 37. Actress Lacey Chabert is 36. Actor Kieran Culkin is 36. Singer-rapper T-Pain is 34.Bible verseHowbeit thou art just in all that is brought upon us; for thou hast done right, but we have done wickedly.Ž „ Nehemiah 9:33. You can always count on the Lord doing what is right. Our concern need to be if we have a heart to do right. AP PHOTOResidents carry a body bag containing the body of a tsunami victim in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Saturday. A powerful earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, triggering a 10-foot-tall tsunami that an ocial said swept away houses in at least two cities. speak. He was viewed as a possible noŽ vote on the panel and in the closelydivided Senate „ until his morning announcement Friday. That made the two women staking out his of“ce angry, and they confronted him when he tried to leave for Fridays hearing. I was sexually assaulted and nobody believed me. I didnt tell anyone, and youre telling all women that they dont matter, that they should just stay quiet because if they tell you what happened to them you are going to ignore them,Ž Gallagher said. Thats what happened to me, and thats what you are telling all women in America, that they dont matter,Ž she said through tears. She begged Flake to look her in the eye. Dont look away from me,Ž she said. Flake, cornered in the elevator, shifted between looking at them and looking down. He said, Thank you,Ž but didnt response to questions on whether he believed Fords testimony. Later in the day, Flake voted to advance Kavanaughs nomination from the committee to the full Senate, but only after announcing his condition. He said he had been speaking with Democrats to make sure we do due diligence here.Ž Flake was later asked whether the elevator confrontation swayed him. I can say this whole process has affected all of us,Ž he said. I cant pinpoint anything to say this is what caused me to come today to say lets postpone.Ž He said it was remarkableŽ the number of people who saw Ford and were emboldened to come out and say what had happened to them. Ive heard from close friends and I had no idea. Thats important.Ž President Donald Trump later agreed to order the FBI to open a supplemental background investigation into Kavanaugh that would be completed in a week. The women do not identify themselves in the video, but Archilas group sent a press release following the confrontation con“rming it was Archila speaking on camera. Gallagher con“rmed via phone to The Associated Press that it was her, and she consented to the use of her name. The AP does not usually name people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they come forward publicly about the allegations, as these women have done. Speaking to the AP by phone after the confrontation, Gallagher said she didnt intend to tell Flake about her assault „ she had never told anyone before. But I saw him, and I got really angry,Ž she said. She was in town as a volunteer with the liberal activist group Make the Road New York. Archila told the AP she was sexually assaulted when she was 5 years old by a teenager when she and her family lived in Colombia. She said she didnt tell anyone before this week. I had planned to just talk to him nicely, but once when I saw that he was voting for Kavanaugh my niceties went out the window,Ž she said. What are you doing to our country? You are sending the wrong message youre saying that all of us who put our pain to the world to confront dont matter.Ž After hearing about Flakes request, she said the sequence of events suggested their conversation helped move him. What it tells me is that telling our stories and showing up can actually change their minds,Ž she said.FLAKEFROM PAGE 1TSUNAMIFROM PAGE 1 By MICHAEL BALSAMOASSOCIATED PRESSWASHINGTON „ The FBI has contacted Deborah Ramirez, whos accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct when he was a Yale student, as part of the bureaus investigation of the Supreme Court nominee, her attorney said Saturday. Ramirezs lawyer, John Clune, said agents want to interview her and she has agreed to cooperate. Ramirez has said Kavanaugh exposed himself to her at a party in the early 1980s when they were Yale students. President Donald Trump ordered the FBI on Friday to reopen Kavanaughs background investigation after several women accused Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct. Kavanaugh has denied the allegations. Senate leaders agreed to delay a “nal vote on Kavanaughs nomination to allow for a one-week FBI investigation. The Senate Judiciary Committee has said the probe should be limited to current credible allegationsŽ against Kavanaugh and be “nished by next Friday. Leaving the hearing Friday, Sen. Dick Durbin, a Democrat from Illinois, said it was his understanding there would be an FBI investigation of the outstanding allegations, the three of them,Ž but Republicans have not said whether that was their understanding as well. While the precise scope of the investigation remained unclear, Trump told reporters Saturday that the FBI, as you know, is all over talking to everybodyŽ and said this could be a blessing in disguise.Ž They have free rein. Theyre going to do whatever they have to do, whatever it is they do. Theyll be doing things that we have never even thought of,Ž he said. And hopefully at the conclusion everything will be “ne.Ž The FBI conducts background checks for federal nominees, but the agency does not make judgments on the credibility or signi“cance of allegations. The investigators will compile information about Kavanaughs past and provide their “ndings to the White House and include the information in Kavanaughs background “le, which is available to senators. Kavanaugh and another of his accusers, Christine Blasey Ford, who says Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were teenagers, testi“ed publicly before the Judiciary Committee on Thursday. Kavanaughs high school friend Mark Judge, who Ford says was in the room when a drunken Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her, said that he will cooperate with any law enforcement agency that will con“dentially investigateŽ sexual misconduct allegations against him and Kavanaugh. Judge has also denied Fords allegations. Lawyers for P.J. Smyth and Leland Ingham Keyser, two others who Ford said were in the house when she was attacked, have said their clients are willing to cooperate fullyŽ with the FBIs investigation. A third woman, Julie Swetnick, accused Kavanaugh and Judge of excessive drinking and inappropriate treatment of women in the early 1980s, among other accusations. Kavanaugh has called her accusations a jokeŽ and Judge has said he categoricallyŽ denies the allegations. Swetnicks attorney, Michael Avenatti, said Saturday afternoon that his client had not been contacted by the FBI but is willing to fully cooperate with investigators. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee from Rhode Island, said he expects the FBI would provide adequate staf“ng for the investigation, with teams working in parallel to investigate separate allegations. Agents should get support from the Judiciary Committee for rapid immunity and subpoena decisions, he said. Last week, Trump tweeted that if the attack on Dr. Ford was as bad as she says, charges would have been immediately “ledŽ with local police. On Thursday night, he attacked Democrats, saying they have a search and destroy strategyŽ and said this process has been a total sham and effort to delay, obstruct and resist.Ž After Ford appeared before the Judiciary Committee, Trump said her testimony was very compellingŽ and that she appeared to be certainly a very credible witness.Ž In the last week, Trump has spoken repeatedly with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who has scolded Trump about comments that appeared to cast doubt on Fords claim, according to two Republicans familiar with the discussions but not authorized to speak publicly about private conversations. McConnell urged Trump to support Kavanaugh but to avoid attacking his accusers, warning that he was in charge of counting votes and those kinds of disparaging remarks could cause him to lose Republican senators whose votes could be key to con“rming Kavanaugh, including Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, they said.The FBI has contacted Deborah Ramirez, who accused Kavanaugh of misconduct as a Yale student POOL IMAGE VIA APSupreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testi“es during the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday on Capitol Hill in Washington. FROM PAGE ONE


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 5THE ART OF PUZZLE-MAKINGBY ANDREW ZHOU / EDITED BY WILL SHORTZ ACROSS1 Accents to tuxedos6 Leader in a robe10 Stinger14 Wind-borne seed19 Sesame StreetŽ figure20 Long live ƒ!Ž21 Western ski resort22 N.F.L.s Kaepernick23 Where 68-Across is permanently housed25 How 122-Across is usually described27 Hoses connect to them28 Curiosity or Opportunity29 Imperial ____ (bar orders)30 Pill alternative, for short31 Vegas inits.34 Rug rat35 Blood parts36 It may be a shocker37 Hawaiian for appetizerŽ38 Sum to39 Sport-____ (offroaders)41 Recipe amt.42 Ones making the grade, for short?43 Triangular snacks46 D.J. ____ tha Kyd48 Time for pampering oneself51 Lightly bite52 Dogie catcher56 Invisible lures58 Thither59 Writer with an interest in cryptography61 Idiot, in slang62 Not cooped up64 Sigh of relief66 Experimental writing?68 1929 work that is the theme of this puzzle, with TheŽ71 Short73 OurŽ side in a sci-fi battle74 Mild cheeses77 AAA line: Abbr.78 California wine city79 Nickname for the Philadelphia Eagles stadium, with theŽ81 Falsity82 Lake thats the source of the Mississippi85 With 96and 105-Across, how 122-Across explained the subject of this puzzle89 Tops92 Bests in a Fourth of July hot dog contest, say94 Irony or hyperbole95 MI6 R&D division in 007 novels96 See 85-Across99 Certain laundry appliance101 Three ____ of the Wheel of Dharma (Buddhist concept)104 Lead-in to cab105 See 85-Across109 Spanish greeting111 Quantity of eggs115 ____-green116 Prosy120 Place for works that are in the works ƒ or what the message formed by the connected letters is?121 Houston-based petroleum giant, informally122 Creator of 68-Across123 Established figures?124 Drying-out woe, for short125 Whew!Ž elicitor DOWN1 Modern pic2 Moving company?3 Open4 Set in a cockpit5 Mailed6 Tie, as a score7 Caramel morsel from Hershey8 Composer of the ConcordŽ Sonata9 Dorm V.I.P.s10 Time ____ ƒŽ11 Grad12 Cloud type13 Pirates pet14 Lasting reminder15 Some pullovers16 Michigan college or its town17 Choir stands18 Snare24 Julius Caesars first name26 ____ Park, Colo.31 Kind of sauce32 Camera-crane operator33 Something that shouldnt be mixed37 How to get the permit, say40 Shot deliverer42 Circus employees44 Palindromic musician45 Palindromic tribe47 Showed, informally48 Bub49 Big stretch50 Milk-Bone, e.g.53 Cultural gathering54 Boot part55 Scores after deuces, informally57 Tijuana title: Abbr.58 Violinist Menuhin60 Draw out61 Org. with a June draft63 Call back?65 ____ Rand Institute67 I agree fully!Ž69 Broadcast antennas, e.g.70 Bit of Queens Bohemian RhapsodyŽ71 Witches in Macbeth,Ž e.g.72 Words upon a shocked realization75 Form 1099-____76 Actor Green78 See ya!Ž80 Plane area83 Beach-house owner84 ID86 Graduating grp.87 Cawfee88 Channel that aired MoeshaŽ90 Half-Betazoid Star TrekŽ character91 German city with a Pennsylvania namesake93 Dangerous job95 Play period: Abbr.97 French queens98 Fall99 Figure in the Arabian NightsŽ100 Virtuosic102 2018 biopic with a 0% rating on Rotten Tomatoes103 Narrow cuts104 Boston ____106 Device outmoded by smartphones107 Unusual feature of 68-Across108 Second side to vote110 Nails112 Suffix with Motor113 Unsightly spot114 Chemical ending117 Scottish denial118 Tour grp.119 Winner of a record eight N.H.L. Norris Trophies Online subscriptions: Todays puzzle and more than 4,000 past puzzles, ($39.95 a year). After completing this puzzle, draw a line connecting the circles, starting andending at the first circle of 62-Across, to spell a five-word message. Theconnected circles will reveal a picture related to the puzzles theme. (Note: Rounded edges look best.) To complete the effect, draw a line between the circle at 36-Across and the circle at the third square of 37-Across.NEW YORK TIMES SUNDAY CROSSWORDFOR ANSWERS TURN TO PAGE 3No. 0923 Name That CompanyI trace my roots back to 1886, when a traveling book salesman recruited women to sell perfumes. Today I offer scores of products, with names such as Skin-So-Soft and Advance Techniques, and my sales force of independent representatives numbers around 6 million. I can boast of 90 percent brand recognition in most major markets worldwide. In 2016, I spun off my business in the U.S. and Canada into a new, privately held entity that added the word NewŽ to my long-standing name. I sell housewares and jewelry, but beauty products are my bread and butter. Who am I?Think you know the answer? Well announce it in next weeks edition. altering a will, and they can help you postpone or avoid some taxes. Assets that pass through trusts generally dont go through probate, so they can help you avoid unnecessary delay and expense, and can keep your arrangements more private. There are downsides to trusts, though. For starters, theyre often more complicated to create than a will. (A poorly drafted trust can be nearly impossible to execute.) Many professionals charge much more to draft a trust than a will, though it can still be worth the money. There are revocable and irrevocable trusts, and living and testamentary trusts (the last are linked with wills). Clearly, one can get confused quickly in the world of trusts. Its also not always easy to determine when establishing a trust is your best move. Read up on the topic before deciding, and consider consulting a professional or two. You can learn more in The Wall Street Journal Complete EstatePlanning GuidebookŽ by Rachel Emma Silverman (Crown Business, $16) and American Bar Association Guide to Wills and EstatesŽ (Random House Reference, $18).The Motley Fool TakeTake This Stock for a SpinFew great dividend-paying stocks look more attractive than appliance titan Whirlpool (NYSE: WHR). The company is going through some tough times at the moment. In particular, the trade war building between the United States and other markets, such as China, has pushed up the companys steel and aluminum costs, which in turn have caused it to raise its prices in the United States. This is Whirlpools most lucrative market, and higher costs and weaker sales from consumer sticker shock have hurt its sales and profitability. But Whirlpool has been down this road many times before. After all, it is a cyclical company. Its management understands how to keep costs in check and shift its focus to higher-growth regions. In recent years, the company has been buying its way into Asia, which offers a double-digit annual growth opportunity. While sticker shock in the U.S. is a genuine concern, it tends to last for only a few quarters. Historically, the U.S. economy has expanded in 86 percent of the months since the end of World War II, and that bodes well for a brandname appliance maker. Fundamentally, dipping your toes in the water appears to make a lot of sense. With a forward-looking priceto-earnings (P/E) ratio recently of just 7.6, Whirlpool is as cheap as its been in a decade. It also offers a dividend recently yielding 3.7 percent. Ask the Fool My Dumbest InvestmentAvoid MarginThe dumbest investment that Ive been avoiding has been investing on margin. Thats because Ive learned lessons about it from other peoples experiences. For example, buying stocks on margin (that is, with money borrowed from a brokerage) leverages both your gains and losses. Also, you dont necessarily get to choose the bail-out point on a margin investment. If the stock falls and your equity drops below the minimum allowed percentage, a margin callŽ will be triggered and your broker may sell some or all of your shares to bring you back to an allowed degree of leverage. So even if the stock bounces back, it may bounce back without you because of that margin call. I have very rarely received investing advice from my parents, who grew up in the Depression, but two things theyve said are: We know youre working to pay off debt, but you arent missing out on any 401(k) matching money, are you?Ž and For goodness sake, dont buy anything on margin.Ž They saw people in the 1930s lose their homes because of margin calls. „ T.B., online The Fool Responds: Youre smart to steer clear of using margin. As you noted, borrowing money with which to buy more stock can amplify your gains, but it will also amplify any losses „ while you pay interest charges. You dont need to use margin to make good money in stock investing. Military BreaksQDo military people get any tax breaks? „ D.L., Keene, New HampshireAThey do. For starters, some can exclude combat pay and other allowances and payments from taxable income, while combat pay can count as earned income for the Earned Income Tax Credit. Some reservists travel expenses are deductible, as are some moving expenses for activeduty personnel moving to a new permanent station. Families of fallen soldiers can take advantage of tax-favored accounts, and there is tax forgiveness for those who die in action, while in active service in a combat zone, or from an injury received in a combat zone. Those serving in a combat zone and certain others can also have their tax deadlines automatically extended by 180 days. IRS Publication 3, Armed Forces Tax Guide,Ž will tell you much more.The Soldiers and Sailors Civil Relief Act offers some protections against eviction, the delay of civil court actions, a cap on mortgage rates, and reduced interest rates on credit card debt. Learn more at and .***QAre initial public offerings (IPOs) good investments? „ N.O., Dalton, GeorgiaAThey can be, but its generally best to steer clear of newly minted shares of stock until theyve had a chance to settle down.IPOs can be volatile and frequently dont fare too well in their first year. And its mainly well-connected investors who get shares at their low initial prices; the rest of us end up buying later, often after prices have risen considerably.Facebook, for example, debuted on the market in 2012. Shares were initially priced at $38 apiece, but after about a month they were near $30 and a year later near $26. (Of course, they were recently near $167.)Want more information about stocks? Send us an email tos SchoolA Matter of TrustsIf you hold meaningful assets, its important to have some kind of estate plan in place, formalizing your final wishes „ even if youre still relatively young. Trusts can help with that. While trusts are commonly used by the wealthy, they can serve the middle class well, too. A trust involves assets being held by one or more trustees for the benefit of one or more beneficiaries, and it can be specific about when the assets go to the beneficiaries. (For example, it might be upon your death, or when an heir turns, say, 35.) Trusts can be used for many purposes, such as dividing ownership of property. They can be preferable to wills sometimes, too. Thats because they can take effect immediately, handling circumstances that wills cannot. For instance, if youre seriously injured, a trustee may take over your finances until youre able to assume responsibility again. Trusts can usually be changed without the formalities required for 2018 THE MOTLEY FOOL/DIST. 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Page 6 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 CRYPTOGRAMS BACK TO SCHOOL by Myles Mellor 1. I NIRG MQVQ IKECA: H GISC RGVCC OFRRBCK HY FYC GIYA IYA RJF OFRRBCK HY IYFRGCV, JGIR AF H GISC? I KRQACYR VCTBHCA: I AVHYEHYM TVFOBCN!Ž 2. R ALIYJUY USRYY ERSCOK RPK AZPKOFOK ZP QLOELOF IZN URP TRCO R QREOF WOK TZFO WZNPUI WI NYJPB YAFJPB QREOF. 3. K BCU RKG KGBYU FN K DYKOZYM RZCOZ FXXB ZYWQYU ZCA DZY AXGD. ZY MYQWCYU, AN UKUG OZYOBFXXB!Ž 4. P FPNV NMPTVMW TPXXMO NVM UNSOMRN PKMWPAM. GN QPU PR SAXI NVGRA NC UPI. NVPN QPU KMWI FMPR! 1. A math guru asked: I have three bottles in one hand and two bottles in another, what do I have? A student replied: a drinking problem!Ž 2. A physics class talked and pondered on whether you can make a water bed more bouncy by using spring water. 3. A kid was asked by a teacher which book helped him the most. He replied, my dads checkbook!Ž 4. A math teacher called the student average. It was an ugly thing to say. That was very mean! CROSSWORD PUZZLE GOREN BRIDGECRYPTOGRAMS HOLIDAY MATHIS HOROSCOPES ARIES (March 21-April 19). Youll clear up a nancial problem and feel instantly at peace in other areas of life, as well. Also, whatever sort of adjustment you make today will be easy to stick with. TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Your somedayŽ has been known to arrive right on time „ or ahead of schedule even. Start thinking of what you want, because its coming to you sooner than you think. GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Youre in the mood to explore and experiment. Youd like to do anything but work. But if you simply must work, at least youll carry the spirit of play within you. CANCER (June 22-July 22). When you focus on the best in your relationships, things just keep getting better. Youll shower the people you love with love and, not surprisingly, get lots right back. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Youll do a bit of time travel today, through pictures and through planning for the future, but dont dwell there. Memories and dreams certainly color life, but they are not life. Life is only now. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). This exciting day ows just the way you like it, with some order and some chaos and then back to order again. You can feel great about your ability to keep sorting things out. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). Your creative mind is so strong today. Youre inventive. You could come up with a brilliant x for something that isnt technically broken. Your dierent take on this will be a game changer. SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). Theres a role reversal on the table. This is onl y tem p orar y so dont worr y too much about it. The opportunity here is in getting the chance to experience things in a way that is pretty close to the way a loved one does. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). The change youre trying to make will stick once your environment completely supports it. Be thorough. Get rid of everything that ies in the face of your goal. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). Some linguistic prescriptivists want it is what it isŽ out of the common parlance, claiming that its a lazy description of reality. That may be so, yet it does aptly express your total acceptance of a complicated situation today. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). You were born with unique talents, but today is about developing that which can be cultivated only through learning. The discipline required will help you later make the most of those things that come easily to you. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). It is dicult to know what to do around instability, and certainly you cant build on it. Look for people and situations that are predictable, that exist within certain rules and follow an order that makes sense. TODAYS BIRTHDAY (Sept. 30). You go into this solar return feeling as if you need a little more space, and youll get it straight away, both guratively and actually. Property and territory will be redistributed. More highlights include the exchanging of vows, a new social circle that opens out of a civic group, and a very fortunate journey in threes. Scorpio and Cancer adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 6, 4, 40, 33 and 18.PUZZLE ANSWERSPuzzles on previous pages)


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 E/N/C Page 7 CROSSWORD PUZZLE DEAR ABBY HELOISE JUMBLE DEAR ABBY: I have been married to a wonderful man for 17 years. The drawback is hes a workaholic. We have not spent even one day together doing something fun in more than 10 years. We both work full-time and live on a small farm. My husband is a carpenter. He collects tractors and works hay elds all summer long. Because he comes in late each evening, I often eat dinner alone. On weekends, hes working on his tractors or cutting and baling hay. I do see him a bit more during the winter months, but he thinks its a waste of time and money to go somewhere nice for dinner or take a weekend getaway. When I do travel, it is with my siblings because my husband prefers to stay home and work. I love him, but Im beginning to feel like I am not his top priority. I am lonely for his companionship. I just dont know how to handle this. Hes pretty set in his ways. Help. „ WITHERING IN WISCONSIN DEAR WITHERING: A husband who is unwilling to devote time to his wife doesnt sound wonderfulŽ to me. Perhaps you should consider having a snack after you return from work, so you can have dinner with him when he comes in. You appear to have a communication problem. Tell him what you want, and dont be shy about it. Say you love him but need more of him than he has given you for a long time. He needs to know his wife feels shes playing second ddle to his tractor collection. If he is unwilling to listen, then you will have to evaluate whether you want to spend the rest of your life withering.Ž DEAR ABBY: I am married to a successful mental health professional, and I applaud how you recommend therapy or counseling when it is called for. I have noticed that some of your readers have written, I tried it already, but it didnt work.Ž To these people, my husband always says: Therapists are like shoes. Sometimes you need to try on a few before you nd a good t. And, like shoes, you can grow out of them and need new ones. Sometimes you need a more appropriate pair that matches a dierent lifestyle. (You wouldnt go running in high heels, or wear ip-ops to business meetings.) Ask to TALK to potential therapists before hiring one. Ask questions. Get a feel for their personality and style. Ask how they might treat different issues and what types of therapy they practice, and inquire about sliding-scale fees if money is an issue. If a therapists style doesnt match your needs, ask for a referral to someone else who might be a better t.Ž Abby, please encourage your readers not to give up. There is help out there for everyone. „ MATT IN MARYLAND DEAR MATT: I like your spouses analogy and suggestions for nding a psychotherapist whos a good t. Thank you for taking the time to write and share the wisdom.Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Contact Dear Abby at www. or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. To order How to Write Letters for All Occasions,Ž send your name and mailing address, plus check or money order for $7 (U.S. funds) to: Dear Abby „ Letter Booklet, P.O. Box 447, Mount Morris, IL 61054-0447. Shipping and handling are included in the price.Dirty backpacksDear Heloise: My childrens backpacks get so dirty during the school year that they seem to be portable garbage bags. How can I help my kids to keep them clean? „ Rebecca from Kansas Dear Rebecca: Heres what they can do: As soon as they get home from school, ask them to take out gum wrappers, bits of food, used tissues or any other trash. Then, on the weekend they should clear everything out of the backpacks. For a thorough cleaning, turn the backpack upside down and remove all of the debris. It can be scrubbed with a dry brush. Wipe the entire backpack with a sponge thats been dampened with a mild liquid dish detergent. Use a lightly wet sponge to wipe o everything, then let it air-dry. Be aware that you should not soak the entire backpack in water because it could harm the protective surface coating. „ HeloiseRemoving window decalsDear Heloise: We have to add several new decals on our cars, so I have to remove the old ones. Whats the best way to do that? „ Sheila from Maryland Dear Sheila: You can apply several coats of a petroleum-based spray or household vinegar to the old decals. Let it stay on the decals for several minutes to loosen them. Then use a window scraper to take it all o. „ HeloiseLamplight seems dim?Dear Readers: If the light coming from your lamps doesnt seem as bright as it should be, check the lampshade! If it has accumulated a lot of dust, that can be the cause. For a at shade, use a brush or lint roller or blow it o with a hair dryer set on high. For a pleated shade, whisk it o with a clean paintbrush or vacuum it o with the dusting-brush attachment. Dust shades often to prevent this kind of buildup. „ HeloiseGum melted in dryerDear Heloise: Somehow chewing gum ended up all over the inside of my dryer. What a mess! How can I clean it up? „ Kara from California Dear Kara: This is such a common laundry disaster! It can be an awful, timeconsuming task to remove all the sticky stu from inside the dryer. Take these steps to make it easier: 1. Put several old towels into the dryer and let it run on warm for a couple of minutes. This will make the gum soften. 2. Then mix 1 tablespoon of powdered laundry detergent with water, just enough to make a paste. Apply it with a cloth and scrub over the gum inside the entire dryer and wipe out. 3. Before you place clothes into the dryer again, run it one more time with several damp rags to be sure all of the gum is gone. 4. Before putting clothes in the washer or dryer, check all the pockets! „ HeloiseSmelly spongesDear Readers: Our kitchen sponges get so much use that they get stinky. That stink can come from food particles, mildew or bacteria that gets trapped in the sponge. To eliminate the smell, do this: „ Soak the sponge in a bowl of vinegar for 5-10 minutes. „ Rinse the sponge in cool, soapy water and wring it out completely. Let it air-dry. „ If your sponges still smell bad or are just too ratty, toss them out. Buy sponges when they are on sale. „ HeloiseHusband with nose to grindstone cant see his wifes unhappinessDear Abby Hints from Heloise


Page 8 E/N/C The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 planted dozens of colorful ”owers around the garden. Some people later took videos of their walks around the garden. A pair left red roses next to photos of some of the victims, while a man brought his guitar and played soothing notes. Many survivors of the shooting are in Las Vegas this weekend for a large private reunion and other planned events ahead of the one-year anniversary Monday. Throughout the year, some friends and relatives have decorated the tree of their loved one. A laminated photo of Arizona Diamondbacks players honoring Christiana Duarte is tied to one tree, while another one has decorated river stones for Hannah Ahlers. Cervantes previously left a T-shirt and ”owers. A museum is storing the original wall and mementos left at the garden that can be damaged by weather, while volunteers at another museum have catalogued more than 15,000 items left at makeshift memorials last October. A small sample of those thousands of items „ including cowboy boots, hats, stuffed animals and candles „ recently went on display. A committee chaired by Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval will work to design, fund and build a permanent memorial. If history holds, it will be years before it is completed. Almost a decade went by before a memorial for the victims of the Columbine High School massacre was “nished, while a committee just last month agreed on a design for the memorial for Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims. The practice of honoring the dead with makeshift memorials and roadside shrines is not new, but storing the items left behind is. Ashley Maynor, who has researched community responses to tragedies, said both are ways of processing grief. After a tragedy of this magnitude that reveals something so disturbing about human character, people want to do something to reaf“rm their humanity, to reaf“rm goodness in the world and to feel like they have some agency in the face of something incomprehensible,Ž said Maynor, a digital scholarship librarian at New York University. The need to do something is what drove Jay Pleggenkuhle and his business partner to sketch the garden on a napkin and ask the city for the space for a pop-up park. Businesses and individuals immediately stepped up to help, and a year later, they continue to do so. Cervantes „ whose son was her right hand and loved Halloween and burritos „ will return to the garden Oct. 1, when the name of every victim will be read during a ceremony. A lot of the family members have come back and spent time at the garden,Ž Pleggenkuhle said. One victim in particular „ her parents live in Redding, California, and every time they come to Las Vegas, they come to the garden. Instead of being angry and bitter with Las Vegas and for what happened to their daughter here, they are looking at how this community came together to create something beautiful to honor her life.Ž AP PHOTOSIn this Friday photo, a worker installs signs with victims names at a memorial garden of the Oct. 1, 2017, mass shooting in Las Vegas. In this Sept. 19, photo, volunteers at the Clark County Museum in Henderson, Nev., catalogue and photograph items left behind from makeshift memorials for victims.MOURNFROM PAGE 1 By LISA MARIE PANEASSOCIATED PRESSThe gunman in the Las Vegas mass shooting was armed with 23 AR-style weapons, 14 of them “tted with bump stocksŽ that allowed them to mimic fully automatic “re. The devices were little-known before they were used in the Oct. 1 rampage, the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. And in the immediate aftermath, there were calls from a wide spectrum of lawmakers and advocates on “rearms issues to have them banned. Heres what has happened with the devices since the attack that left 58 dead:LEGISLATIVE ACTIONIn the shootings immediate aftermath, there appeared to be a growing desire to ban the sale and possession of bump stocks, which federal authorities previously deemed legal and not subject to the same tighter restrictions reserved for fully automatic “rearms. Most notably, President Donald Trump vowed to ban the devices, which attach to the stock end of an AR-style “rearm, greatly increasing the rate of “re so it mimics a fully automatic long gun. Trump in March tweeted: Obama Administration legalized bump stocks. BAD IDEA. As I promised, today the Department of Justice will issue the rule banning BUMP STOCKS with a mandated comment period.Ž The government determined in 2010 that bump stocks couldnt be regulated unless Congress changed the law. But as with many restrictions on “rearms in recent years, more action has taken place at the state level than by the federal government. Ten states and three cities have enacted bans on the devices. California made bump stock-style devices illegal there decades ago.WHAT HAS HAPPENED AT THE FEDERAL LEVEL?Trump expressed support for banning the devices and directed the Justice Department to rewrite the federal regulations. The U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives this spring sought public comment on a proposal to reclassify bump stocks, but no action has been taken. The proposed rules drew more than 35,000 comments.THE COMPANYSlide Fire Solutions, Americas largest bump stock manufacturer, closed its website in June and stopped taking orders. However, its remaining stock of the devices is now being sold by another company, RW Arms, based in Fort Worth, Texas. The devices were originally intended to help people with disabilities and were little-known until the Las Vegas shooting. Gun owners and enthusiasts frequently call bump stocks a novelty item. Gun dealers said very few of the devices were sold before the Las Vegas shooting, but demand soared afterward amid concern they might be banned.Whats happened with bump stocks since the Las Vegas attack? 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SPORTSSunday, September 30, 2018 | | @Sun_Preps Wades last dance with Heat beginsFollowing Miamis annual Red, White and PinkŽ scrimmage, Dwyane Wade begins his “nal season as a member of the Miami Heat before hitting retirement. See more on page 8INDEX | Auto racing 2 | Lottery 2 | Soccer 2 |Local Sports 3 | Pro baseball 4 | Scoreboard 5 | Colleges 6 | Golf 8 | NBA 8 | Weather 8 | By STEVE BITTENBENDERASSOCIATED PRESSLOUISVILLE, Ky. „ Deondre Francois threw for a career-best four touchdowns, including a 58-yard scoring pass to Nyqwan Murray with 1:13 left, to rally visiting Florida State to a 28-24 victory at Louisville Saturday. The Seminoles (3-2, 1-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) trailed 21-7 at halftime, but the game-winning drive was set up when A.J Westbrook intercepted Jawon Pass at the Florida State 19 with 1:56 to go. We needed this win to continue the progress that were trying to do with our football program,Ž “rstyear Seminoles coach Willie Taggart said. This was huge for our team.Ž Francois completed 16-of-27 passes for 294 yards. Murray caught six for 114 yards and two scores. Pass, who was removed as Louisvilles starting quarterback before last weeks 27-3 loss at Virginia, regained the job and threw for a season-high 306 yards and two scores on 24-of-45 passing. He went 6-of-7 for 57 yards on an 11-play, 70-yard drive late in the “rst half that culminated with a 3-yard pass to Dez Fitzpatrick to make it 21-7 Cardinals (2-3, 0-2) with :10 left in the half. However, he also threw two interceptions. The “rst was the one Westbrooks picked. It stopped a four-minute drive that saw the Cardinals move the ball 50 yards and occurred in the red zone. Taggart told his team that they were probably going to have to strip the ball away to force a turnover, as neither he nor Westbrook said they expected a pass. Louisville coach Bobby Petrino took responsibility for the play calling. I look back at it, obviously, I should have ran the ball,Ž a somber Petrino said in the postgame press conference. I did know what they were in, and I was expecting him to throw the hitch into the “eld. Its my job to make sure were on the same page. I didnt get that done.ŽBy JACOB HOAGSTAFF WRITERNorth Port girls cross country runner Alexis Smith battled a hip injury her freshman year, but came back for a strong sophomore season. Now a junior, Smith is leading the Lady Bobcats on a surge in the second half of the season. Shes had a really good season,Ž Lady Bobcats coach Jen Reed said. The “rst part of the season I didnt see much of a difference in times, but these past two weeks were starting to see these times decrease.Ž Part of the reason for the down numbers at points is due to the busy life that Smith currently lives. Practicing trumpet with the marching band and conditioning for soccer season also take up a large chunk of her time after school these days. The workload causes her to switch up her training as she tries to squeeze it all in. I havent been able to train as much, but as Ive been continuing my different training methods „ sometimes Ill run with the boys and sometimes Ill be doing a soccer workout „ my training has varied,Ž Smith said. But Ive been cutting down my time toward my PR. Its just been all over the place.Ž Smith “nished third overall in the large school division of the North Port Invite last weekend out of 95 total runners. Shes helped lead her team that “nished fourth overall at the meet. Also scoring for the Lady Bobcats were Hailey Doyle (24:13.5), Mackenzie Doyle (24:21.8), Tatiana Wilburn (24:21.9), Katarina Wilburn (25:19.3). Were making progress,Ž Reed said. We have a lot of new runners. At least half the team is new to cross country. But thats the best race that theyve had all season so Im encouraged with counties coming up.Ž Theres no real strategy when the Lady Bobcats get to a meet. Some runners like to stay together while others do their own thing. Overall, the teams numbers are fairly similar which helps them keep a solid pace throughout.By FRED GOODALLAP SPORTS WRITERORLANDO, Fla. (AP) „ McKenzie Milton threw for 328 yards and four touchdowns and No. 13 UCF extended the nations longest winning streak to 17 games with a 45-14 rout of Pittsburgh on Saturday. A week after accounting for six TDs in a lopsided victory over Florida Atlantic, Milton also ran for two scores to give the junior from Kapolei, Hawaii, seven TDs passing and five rushing in his past two games. UCF (4-0) now moves into the heart of its American Athletic Conference schedule, hoping to go undefeated for the second straight year to play its way into consideration for a spot in the College Football Playoff. Pitt (2-3) has had a knack for stunning teams with national title aspirations in recent seasons, however the Panthers were no match for a Milton-led offense thats scored at least 30 points in every game during its schooland AAC-record winning streak. Running back Adrian Killins, Jr., scored on a 71-yard reception, and Milton tossed TD passes of 24 yards to Gabriel Davis, 2 yards to Michael Colubiale and 13 yards to Otis Anderson. Pitt surprised eventual national champion Clemson on the road two years ago. The Panthers ended a disappointing 2017 season by defeating unbeaten Miami, which at the time had the longest winning streak in the country and was in contention for a CFP By DAVID BRANDTAP SPORTS WRITERSTARKVILLE, Miss. „ Feleipe Franks threw for 219 yards and Floridas defense dominated in the Gators 13-6 victory over No. 23 Mississippi State on Saturday night. Coach Dan Mullen won in his return to Starkville, guiding Florida to success in his “rst appearance at Davis Wade Stadium since leaving Mississippi State in November after nine mostly successful seasons. Florida wasnt great offensively, but it didnt matter. The Gators (4-1, 2-1) broke through in the third quarter when Franks threw a lateral to Kadarius Toney, who then threw a 20-yard touchdown pass to Moral Stephens for a 10-6 lead. From that point forward, Florida slowly grinded toward the win. A 10-play, 36-yard drive in the fourth quarter led to a 21-yard “eld goal by Evan McPherson „ giving the Gators a 13-6 lead „ and the Mississippi State offense was never able to respond. Mississippi State (3-2, 0-2) had its chances to win and led 6-3 at halftime. The Bulldogs looked like they were going to break the game open in the third quarter when Nick AREA SPOTLIGHT: North Port Cross-country CFB: Florida 13, No. 23 Mississippi St. 6 CFB: FSU 28, Louisville 24 CFB: No. 13 UCF 45, Pittsburgh 14Smith leads charge of the Lady Bobcats Milton accounts for 6 TDs, No. 13 UCF routs Pitt AP PHOTOCentral Florida quarterback McKenzie Milton runs for a 23-yard touchdown past Pittsburgh defensive back Damar Hamlin during the “rst half of Saturdays game.Francois, Murray rally Seminoles past LouisvilleNOLES | 7 UCF | 7Mullen, Florida beat No. 23 Mississippi State AP PHOTOFlorida quarterback Feleipe Franks pitches out to running back Jordan Scarlett during the “rst half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State.FLORIDA | 7 SMITH | 3 PUNTA GORDA PORT CHARLOTTE NORTH PORT ENGLEWOOD VENICE SARASOTA BRADENTON NAPLES FT. 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PETERSBURG, Fla. „ C.J. Cron and Austin Meadows homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Saturday night, though Blake Snell failed to win his 10th straight start. Snell gave up a run in the “rst inning and left after “ve with the score tied at 1. He gave up three hits and four walks (three in the “rst inning) and struck out 10. He was trying to become the “rst pitcher to win 10 straight starts within a season since Justin Verlander with Detroit in 2011. Diego Castillo (4-2) got the win with two innings of relief. Sergio Romo pitched the ninth for his 25th save despite giving up a pinch-hit homer to Reese McGuire. Snell, whose last loss came on July 12, “nished with a 21-5 record and a 1.89 ERA. In 14 starts at home, Snell never gave up more than two runs and “nished with an ERA of 1.27. Crons 30th homer got the Tampa Bay on the board in the second against Toronto starter Ryan Borucki (4-6), and Meadows put the Rays ahead for the “rst time with another homer off Borucki in the seventh. It was the sixth homer of the season and the “rst as a Ray for Meadows, who was acquired along with pitcher Tyler Glasnow in the July 31 trade that sent pitcher Chris Archer to Pittsburgh. Jon Berti led off the game with an in“eld single, stole second and scored the run off Snell on Rowdy Tellezs sacri“ce ”y. With Snell out of the game, Teoscar Hernandez hit his 22nd home run off reliever Castillo to put the Blue Jays up 2-1. Tommy Pham led off the Tampa Bay sixth with a single, extending to 31 his streak of games in which he has reached base safely, the longest active streak in the majors. He scored on Brandon Lowes two-out single, tying it at 2 in the sixth. Borucki gave up four runs on seven hits in 6 2/3 innings. The Blue Jays struck out 18 times.UP NEXTRHP Sam Gaviglio (3-9) will make his 24th start for the Blue Jays, his fourth against the Rays, in Sundays season finale. The Rays will finish with a bullpen day,Ž starting with RHP Ryne Stanek (2-3) or RHP Diego Castillo (3-2).By JENNA FRYERAP AUTO RACING WRITERCONCORD, N.C. „ If there was just one race to watch the entire NASCAR season it would be the one on Charlottes new-fangled rovalŽ thing. NASCAR has claimed the best drivers in the worldŽ and they are on display Sunday on a bonus day on network NBC at the same time as the NFL. Come watch them try to conquer Charlotte Motor Speedway, a mystery track where seasons are on the line because four drivers will be bounced from the 16-driver playoff “eld. Add in a desperate free-agent season in which a slew of veterans are hunting the very few available jobs. Times are tough in NASCAR and jobs are going to cheaper, younger drivers, so everyone needs a good race Sunday to show they are worthy of a seat. And so they get the roval, the brainchild of Marcus Smith and Speedway Motorsports Inc., and this track has vexed these drivers. Well done, scream the fans, energized because this roval is something new. We need to take more risks,Ž roared retired “ve-time champion Jeff Gordon, now a television analyst who has taken an active role in stopping NASCARs spiral. We need to step outside of that comfort zone and take more risks. Theres a potential for Sunday to be a big day.Ž Smith has gone outside the box because hes got a boring 1.5-mile speedway. The roval, good or bad, is his baby. Its already a success because fans are genuinely giddy about Sunday, in part because it could be a disaster for four playoff contenders. When practice is fun to watch, imagine how fun the race is going to be?Ž Smith said, somewhat earnestly about what is just one of many forward-thinking SMI projects. The hybrid 17-turn, 2.28mile course, which has a 35-foot change in elevation, uses a portion of Charlottes speedway along with a dip through an in“eld road course. It has indeed been entertaining to watch every session in which those best drivers in the worldŽ are put to the test around the roval. But its been miserable for many of the drivers. Start with Bubba Wallace, who wrecked when he was the “rst driver to hit the track in the “rst test over the summer. Well, hes had “ve more incidents this weekend alone. The iconic No. 43 was crumpled in a head-on crash into a tire barrier so bad it stopped Saturday practice so the barrier on the backstretch coming out of turn 12 could be repaired. Within moments, playoff contender Erik Jones destroyed his car and the barrier was again heavily damaged. NASCAR moved the angle of the barrier back roughly four feet before the “nal Cup practice, and Smith insisted hes open to whatever changes the drivers might need. The tires are there, Smith said, because the drivers asked for them as visual aids. If they need to be altered, let him know, he said. Well, everyone has an opinion, especially after theyve bounced all over this peculiar layout. The timing comes as four are trying to avoid playoff elimination, that includes seven-time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson, an eight-time winner on Charlottes old boring oval. Denny Hamlin and Jones, teammates of Kyle Busch of the Big 3,Ž are both in falling out and eliminating two of the Toyota entries from Joe Gibbs Racing. Hamlin and Jones, along with Wallace, of course, will both race in backups Sunday. As will Brad Keselowski, winner of three-straight in September in a Ford for Team Penske that made him a hot title contender. Keselowski crashed in the closing laps of Saturdays “nal practice. The roval at Charlotte is the big NASCAR race worth watchingBy DOUG FEINBERGAP BASKETBALL WRITERSAN CRISTOBAL DE LA LAGUNA, Spain „ Just as it has done for most of the tournament, the U.S. used a big third quarter keyed by Diana Taurarsi and Breanna Stewart to pull away from an opponent. This time, it was Belgium, whose one-point halftime de“cit turned into 16 by the end of the third period. Taurasi “nished with 26 points, including hitting “ve 3-pointers, to help the U.S. win 93-77 on Saturday in the semi“nals of the FIBA Womens Basketball World Cup. We got some stops, they are a really good team. Theyve been playing together for a long time, you can tell,Ž Taurasi said of the third quarter in which the U.S. outscored Belgium 3318. We got a couple more stops, we made a couple more plays on offense, wore them down a little bit.Ž Breanna Stewart added 20 points while Brittney Griner had 16 for the Americans, who will be going for a third straight gold medal at the worlds „ something the country has never done. Thats what were here for,Ž said Elena Delle Donne, who is on her “rst World Cup team. The U.S. has won 21 consecutive World Cup games and will play Australia for the title Sunday. The U.S. has won all 17 meetings between the teams, including a 10-0 mark in the World Cup. Belgium, making its “rst appearance in the World Cup, was led by Emma Meessemans 23 points. The Belgians already had surpassed their goal of reaching the quarter“nals. A bronze medal would be an excellent achievement. I dont know who is going to play us,Ž Meesseman said. I know were going to give all we have left.Ž Belgium hung around for 25 minutes thanks to Meesseman and solid outside shooting. The score was 52-52 midway through the third quarter before the U.S. closed the period with a 21-5 run. Griner, Stewart and Jewell Loyd keyed the spurt. Belgium came no closer than 14 the rest of the way. Meesseman got her team going early, scoring 13 points in the opening quarter as Belgium shot 56 percent to lead 26-21 after one quarter. The U.S. rallied behind Taurasi and Elena Delle Donne, who had seven points in the second quarter to give the Americans a 40-39 halftime lead.HELPER MARK Sue Bird is now one assist shy of matching Dawn Staleys career mark of 103 for USA Basketball at the World Cup. She had seven against Belgium to match her best-ever in the Worlds.MILESTONE REACHEDThe U.S. scored the 10,000th point in its World Cup history on the “rst basket of the game by Griner. No other team is close. If I ever go on jeopardy they will say Brittney Griner scored the 10,000th point,Ž she said laughing. Thats awesome. Thats a lot of scoring for the USA. TIPINS Taurasi was two points short of matching her World Cup high of 28 set against Brazil in 2006.SKIPPING WNBA SEASON Meesseman decided to train with the Belgium team all year instead of playing for the Washington Mystics in the WNBA this past season. She didnt second-guess her decision when the Mystics made the WNBA Finals for the “rst time. She was thrilled for her teammates „ Delle Donne among them „ but was happy with her choice to train.SCOREBOARDAustralia beat Spain 7266; China topped Canada 62-58 and will meet France for “fth place. France beat Nigeria 84-62. Nigeria and Canada will play for seventh.UP NEXTU.S.: Gold-medal game against Australia.Taurasi scores 26, helps US reach World Cup gold-medal game MLB: Tampa Bay 4, Toronto 3 NASCAR: Charlotte Roval WOMENS BASKETBALL: World CupRays, but not Snell, beat Blue Jays 4-3 AP PHOTOTampa Bay Rays Jesus Sucre greets a smiling C.J. Cron in the dugout after Crons solo home run.


With our team, our times have been where we finish one after another after another sometimes even within seconds,Ž Smith said. It really helped us with this past meet because our girls were 18th, 19th, 20th place, that was really helpful. But as far as strategy, you just kind of run your own race and try to PR.Ž For Smith, who has learned tricks from her family which also runs, its all about the time. Using what she knows about other runners in the area, scouting sort of, she can set her pace around them. I know a lot of other runners that my times are basically around, so I try to stick with them and pass them if I can,Ž said Smith, who has been running since she was young. Over the years of running I have a basis of who I need to beat to go to regionals and things like that.Ž With a solid finish at the Lady Bobcats home meet, it makes her hectic training schedule worth it. It hasnt been ideal, but if her times keep improving she can keep doing all the activities she loves. Its put in perspective for me that even though Im not training as much, I still have that fight in me,Ž Smith said. I still am able to perform as best I can and come out in the top.Ž The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 SP Page 3SMITH SUN PHOTO BY MONICA AMAYALady Bobcats pose with the girls large school varsity third place trophy. PREP SPORTS CALENDARBy BEN BAUGHSPORTS EDITORArea runners performed well this weekend in the FLR Runners 19 Invitational in Lakeland, with teams from Charlotte, DeSoto, Port Charlotte and Venice participating, the challenging course at Holloway Park served as the perfect tuneup for districts. The Venice Lady Indians cross-country team was in action Friday, placing 8th out of 18 teams. Juliana Courville placed 20th, with a time of 22:27.87; Hannah Luff was 42nd, 23:35.99; Jennifer Lukowski, 56th, 23:56.25; Ann Myburg, 77th, 25:05.24; Hannah Robertson, 80th, 25:07.43; Delaney McLean, 86th, 25:21.22. The Indians boys varsity team was also in action on Friday, placing 18th, with Alberto Teijelo pacing the team, placing 47th, with a time of 19:29.46; Tyso Possehl, 51st, 19:30.41; Austin Lane, 85th, 20:15.17. The Port Charlotte Pirates John Perez, turned in an impressive effort, “nishing sixth overall in the boys invitational division, with a time of 17:23.35; Joe Bishop, 21st, 17:57; Chase Chambers, 152nd, 18:51.85; Chandler Mault, 19:53.24. DeSotos top “nisher was Noel Maldonado, 155th, 19:53.24. The Pirates placed 16th and the Bulldogs 33rd. In the Boys unseeded division, it was Charlotte Tarpon James Stock, turning in the best local time, 20:04.40, placing 27th; Charles Edwards, 50th, 20:44.49; Jake Lille, 54th, 20:50.83 and Noah Tatro, 91st, 21:41.17 were the top “nishers, all from the Tarpons. Freshman James Stock led our varsity team today,Ž said Chris George, Charlotte boys cross-country coach. It was a very tough course with gradual climbs and rolling hills with a high heat index.Ž In the Girls ROC division Saturday morning, it was Lady Pirate Isabella Coogan with the best area time, 19:15.11. en route to an 18th place “nish. Tarpon McKenzie Flowers, was 98th, with a time of 21:26.02; Tarpon sophomore Aleecia Collins placed 115th, 21:40.08, and she was followed closely by teammates Savannah Streetman, 116th, 21:42.25 and Faith Winkler, 117th, 21:42.39. The Lady Tarpons placed 21st in their division. Yes, she (Flowers) took the helm and really needed to for us today,Ž said Chris Robishaw, Charlotte girls cross-country coach. Its great for her con“dence, and will help her and us down the stretch. We also had strong performances from sophomores Aleecia Collins, Savannah Streetman and Faith Winkler. It was a tough winding course, and the best collection of teams weve seen in one race.Ž In the Girls Invitational division, Port Charlotte placed 30th and DeSoto 34th. The Lady Pirates were paced by Amy PadillaQuinones, 37th, 21:46.18 and Jocelyn Ramos, 115th, 23.21.57. Micaela Ruiz was the top runner for DeSoto, 211th, 26::04.10.Local runners showcased at Lakeland-based invitational SUN PHOTO BY MONICA AMAYAMackenzie Flowers led all Lady Tarpon runners at Saturdays meet. SUN FILE PHOTO BY MONICA AMAYA Port Charlotte Pirate John Perez turned in an impressive performance in the Boys Invitational division, “nishing sixth overall. SUN FILE PHOTO BY TIM KERNThe Lady Pirates Isabella Coogan placed 18th in the Girls ROC division Saturday. PREP SPORTS: FLP Runners 19 InvitationalBy BEN BAUGH SPORTS EDITORThe nationally ranked Venice Lady Indians made their way to the Windy City to take part in one of the nations most prestigious volleyball tournaments this weekend. The Lady Indians were one of 24 teams to take part in the ASICS Challenge at Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School in Chicago, and would place 7th in a very deep tournament “eld. Venice won the pool, and would go on to defeat Walhert, Iowa and the 2016 national champion and host Mother McAuley. In the Gold round, the Lady Indians would have mixed results defeating Minooka, Illinois, 2-0, but then dropped matches to Sandberg, Illinois, 2-1 and Huntley, Illinois, 2-1. It was an excellent tournament with fantastic competition as we start to get ready for post season play,Ž said Brian Wheatley, Venice volleyball coach. ŽIt was just what we needed.Ž The Lady Indians also had an opportunity to see the city, taking in the Broadway musical Hamilton, and took an architectural boat tour on the Chicago River, said Wheatley. We also stayed downtown as that is an experience in itself,Ž said Wheatley.Lady Indians finish seventh in Windy City PREP SPORTS: Venice VolleyballEnglewood Mens Senior SoftballOpen practice sessions are conducted starting at 8:30 a.m at the adult softball fields located at the Englewood Sports Complex. The league starts in January and runs through the middle of March. The mission of the league is to provide recreational softball for men over the age of 60. There are three divisions … Gold Division (over 60 years old); Silver Division (over 67 years old); Bronze Division (over 67 years old … players with declining skills). Practices are conducted every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Those wishing to participate are encouraged to come out to practice, meet the players, sharpen their softball skills, and have some fun. Registration forms for the 2019 season are available at the Englewood Sports Complex office building. For more information you can access the following website at http://englewoodseniorsoftball. or call 941-460-9645. TUESDAY VolleyballLemon Bay at Island Coast 7 p.m. Charlotte vs. Ida Baker, 7 p.m. North Port vs. Community Christian, 7 p.m. Port Charlotte … Volleyball at North Fort Myers, 7 p.m. GolfCharlotte boys at North Port, 3:30 p.m. Venice girls at Venice at Capri Isles, 3:30 p.m. Venice boys golf at North Port at Charlotte National, 3:30 p.m. SwimmingPort Charlotte vs. Evangelical, 6 p.m.WEDNESDAY GolfLemon Bay Boys at Sara Bay Invitational, 3:30 Lemon Bay Girls at The River Club, 3:30 Port Charlotte golf vs. Hardee, 4 p.m. SwimmingLemon Bay at Venice, 5:30 p.m. Port Charlotte at Cape Coral, 9 a.m. Venice Senior Night Lemon Bay/North Port at Venice, 6 p.m. VolleyballVenice vs. Riverview, 7 p.m, AREA SPORTS BRIEFFROM PAGE 1


Page 4 SP The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018AMERICAN LEAGUEx-clinched division y-clinched wild cardNATIONAL LEAGUEz-clinched playoff berth x-clinched division y-clinched wild card EAST DIVISION TEAM W L PCT. GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY x-Boston 107 54 .665 „ „ 4-6 L-3 56-24 51-30 y-New York 100 61 .621 7 „ 7-3 W-3 53-28 47-33 Tampa Bay 89 72 .553 18 7 4-6 W-1 50-30 39-42 Toronto 73 88 .453 34 23 4-6 L-1 40-41 33-47 Baltimore 46 114 .288 60 50 3-7 L-2 27-52 19-62 CENTRAL DIVISION TEAM W L PCT GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY x-Cleveland 90 70 .563 „ „ 6-4 W-1 49-32 41-38 Minnesota 76 84 .475 14 20 7-3 W-4 47-32 29-52 Detroit 64 96 .400 26 32 3-7 L-3 38-43 26-53 Chicago 62 98 .388 28 34 3-7 L-3 30-51 32-47 Kansas City 57 103 .356 33 39 5-5 L-1 31-48 26-55 WEST DIVISION TEAM W L PCT GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY x-Houston 102 58 .638 „ „ 8-2 W-2 46-35 56-23 y-Oakland 96 64 .600 6 „ 6-4 L-1 50-31 46-33 Seattle 87 73 .544 15 9 4-6 W-1 43-36 44-37 Los Angeles 79 81 .494 23 17 5-5 W-4 41-38 38-43 Texas 67 93 .419 35 29 3-7 L-1 34-47 33-46 EAST DIVISION TEAM W L PCT. GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY x-Atlanta 90 71 .559 „ „ 7-3 L-1 43-38 47-33 Washington 81 79 .506 8 8 5-5 L-1 41-40 40-39 Philadelphia 79 82 .491 11 11 1-9 W-1 48-32 31-50 New York 75 85 .469 14 14 5-5 L-1 35-44 40-41 Miami 63 96 .396 26 26 5-5 W-1 38-43 25-53 CENTRAL DIVISION TEAM W L PCT. GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY z-Chicago 94 67 .584 „ „ 5-5 L-1 50-30 44-37 z-Milwaukee 93 67 .581 „ 8-2 W-5 49-30 44-37 St. Louis 88 73 .547 6 2 5-5 W-1 43-38 45-35 Pittsburgh 81 79 .506 12 8 5-5 L-1 44-36 37-43 Cincinnati 67 94 .416 27 23 3-7 W-1 37-43 30-51 WEST DIVISION TEAM W L PCT. GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY z-Colorado 90 70 .563 „ „ 8-2 W-8 46-33 44-37 z-Los Angeles 90 71 .559 „ 7-3 W-2 44-37 46-34 Arizona 81 79 .506 9 8 3-7 L-1 40-41 41-38 San Francisco 73 88 .453 17 17 2-8 L-3 42-38 31-50 San Diego 65 95 .406 25 24 5-5 W-2 30-49 35-46 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLCARDINALS 2, CUBS 1 S T. LOUIS AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Carpenter 1b 3 1 1 1 0 1 .258 Martinez rf 3 0 0 0 1 1 .303 ONeill rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 DeJong ss 4 0 1 1 0 2 .238 Ozuna lf 4 0 1 0 0 2 .280 Molina c 3 0 0 0 0 1 .261 Gyorko 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .262 Bader cf 3 1 0 0 0 1 .264 Munoz 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 .276 W ong 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249 Mikolas p 3 0 0 0 0 2 .143 Martinez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 T OTALS 29 2 3 2 2 11 CHICAGO AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Murphy 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 .299 Zobrist rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 .309 Rizzo 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .278 Baez ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 .289 Heyward cf 3 0 1 0 0 2 .272 Bryant 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 .274 Happ lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 .233 Caratini c 3 0 0 0 0 1 .233 Hamels p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .120 Cishek p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 a-La Stella ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269 Chavez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 T OTALS 31 1 5 0 0 6 S T. LOUIS 000 110 000„2 3 1 CHICAGO 100 000 000„1 5 1 a-grounded out for Cishek in the 8th. E „ Munoz (18), Caratini (2). LOB „ St. Louis 5, Chicago 3. RBIs „ Carpenter (81), DeJong (67). Runners left in scoring position „ St. Louis 3 (Martinez, Gyorko, Bader); Chicago 1 (Heyward). RISP „ St. Louis 2 for 9; Chicago 0 for 2. LIDP „ Zobrist, Bryant. DP „ St. Louis 2 (Carpenter), (Gyorko, Munoz). S T. LOUIS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Mikolas, W, 18-4 8 5 1 0 0 6 99 2.83 Martinez, S, 5-5 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 3.11 CHICAGO IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Hamels, L, 9-12 7 3 2 1 2 8 104 3.78 Cishek 1 0 0 0 0 1 11 2.19 Chavez 1 0 0 0 0 2 19 2.60 HBP „ Hamels 2 (Bader,Molina). Umpires „ Home, Phil Cuzzi; First, Tom Hallion; Second, Dan Bellino; Third, Adam Hamari. T „ 2:25. A „ 40,784 (41,649). Y ANKEES 8, RED SOX 5NEW YORK AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Gardner lf-cf 4 1 0 0 1 0 .238 McCutchen rf-lf 5 0 2 0 0 2 .255 Hicks cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 .249 1-Wade pr-rf 2 1 0 0 0 1 .169 S tanton dh 4 1 3 2 0 1 .266 c-Higashioka ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 .169 Gregorius ss 3 2 1 0 0 1 .268 Hechavarria ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 .248 A ndujar 3b 5 1 2 2 0 0 .297 Bird 1b 5 1 2 1 0 2 .199 Romine c 4 0 1 1 0 2 .244 T orres 2b 2 1 1 2 1 1 .274 T orreyes 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 .283 T OTALS 41 8 13 8 2 12 BOSTON AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Benintendi lf 3 0 2 1 0 0 .290 Lin cf 2 1 1 0 0 0 .254 Holt ss 5 1 2 2 0 2 .274 Martinez dh 2 0 0 0 0 2 .329 a-Travis ph-dh 3 0 1 0 0 2 .200 Devers 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 .241 b-Phillips ph-3b 1 1 0 0 1 1 .143 Moreland 1b 4 0 1 0 1 1 .244 Kinsler 2b 2 1 1 0 3 0 .242 Bradley Jr. cf-rf 5 0 1 1 0 1 .231 S wihart rf-lf 4 1 1 1 0 2 .232 V azquez c 3 0 0 0 0 1 .207 T OTALS 37 5 10 5 5 14 NEW YORK 100 330 100„8 13 0 BOSTON 010 100 012„5 10 2 a-struck out for Martinez in the 5th. bw alked for Devers in the 8th. c-”ied out for S tanton in the 9th. 1-ran for Hicks in the 5th. E „ Devers (24), Bradley Jr. (6). LOB „ New York 8, Boston 11. 2B „ Stanton (34), A ndujar 2 (46), Bird (16), Kinsler (26), Bradley Jr. (32), Swihart (10), Lin (6). HR „ T orres (24), off Rodriguez; Stanton (38), off W right; Holt (7), off Holder. RBIs „ Stanton 2 (100), Andujar 2 (92), Bird (38), Romine (42), Torres 2 (77), Benintendi (87), Holt 2 (45), Bradley Jr. (59), Swihart (18). SB „ Kinsler (16), Bradley Jr. (17), Vazquez (4). Runners left in scoring position „ New Y ork 5 (Stanton 2, Gregorius, Bird, Torres); Boston 7 (Holt 2, Moreland, Bradley Jr., V azquez 3). RISP „ New York 3 for 11; Boston 3 for 17. Runners moved up „ Hicks, Romine, Bradley J r., Swihart. NEW YORK IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA German 1.1 3 1 1 1 3 36 5.57 T arpley .2 0 0 0 0 1 14 3.68 Lynn, W, 10-10 3 2 1 1 1 4 50 4.77 Gray 2 1 0 0 0 3 31 4.90 Kahnle 1 1 1 1 2 0 29 6.56 Holder .1 3 2 2 0 1 14 3.14 Chapman, S, 32-34 .2 0 0 0 1 2 15 2.45 BOSTON IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Eovaldi 2 1 1 0 0 4 37 3.81 Rodriguez, L, 12-5 2 4 3 3 2 2 44 3.85 Workman 1 4 3 3 0 2 20 3.27 Hembree 1 0 0 0 0 1 14 4.20 Wright 1 2 1 1 0 2 16 2.68 V elazquez 1.2 2 0 0 0 0 26 3.18 S cott .1 0 0 0 0 1 7 8.10 Inherited runners-scored „ Tarpley 2-0, Chapman 1-0, Scott 1-0. HBP „ German (Vazquez). Umpires „ Home, Manny Gonzalez; First, Nic Lentz; Second, Jeff Nelson; Third, Laz Diaz. T „ 3:40. A „ 36,375 (37,731).REDS 3, PIRATES 0PITTSBURGH AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Frazier rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 .277 Reyes rf-lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 .302 Marte cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .276 Bell 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 .262 Dickerson lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 .300 c-Osuna ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .216 Kang 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .400 Harrison 2b 3 0 1 0 1 1 .250 Mercer ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 .251 Newman ss 2 0 1 0 0 1 .207 Stallings c 3 0 0 0 0 1 .216 Taillon p 2 0 1 0 0 0 .070 a-Kramer ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .147 Crick p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Vazquez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 TOTALS 32 0 6 0 2 6 CINCINNATI AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Peraza ss 3 0 0 1 0 0 .290 Williams rf 3 0 3 0 0 0 .298 d-Ervin ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 .251 Votto 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .285 Iglesias p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 Suarez 3b 3 1 1 1 0 1 .284 Schebler lf 3 0 0 0 0 2 .257 Barnhart c 3 0 0 0 0 2 .248 Herrera 2b 3 1 1 0 0 2 .179 Trahan 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 Lorenzen p 2 0 1 1 0 1 .300 Hernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 b-Guerrero ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .200 Hughes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Dixon 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 .183 Hamilton cf 3 1 1 0 0 1 .235 TOTALS 29 3 7 3 0 12 PITTSBURGH 000 000 000„0 6 0 CINCINNATI 001 200 00X„3 7 0 a-struck out for Taillon in the 7th. b-struck out for Hernandez in the 7th. c-grounded out for Dickerson in the 8th. d-struck out for Williams in the 8th. LOB „ Pittsburgh 7, Cincinnati 3. 2B „ Marte (31), Herrera (5). 3B „ Hamilton (9). HR „ Suarez (34), off Taillon. RBIs „ Peraza (58), Suarez (104), Lorenzen (10). CS „ Williams (2). SF „ Peraza. Runners left in scoring position „ Pittsburgh 4 (Harrison 2, Taillon, Reyes); Cincinnati 1 (Hamilton). RISP „ Pittsburgh 1 for 6; Cincinnati 1 for 2. Runners moved up „ Mercer, Stallings. LIDP „ Bell. DP „ Cincinnati 1 (Peraza). PITTSBURGH IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Taillon, L, 14-10 6 7 3 3 0 7 89 3.20 Crick 1 0 0 0 0 3 12 2.39 Vazquez 1 0 0 0 0 2 11 2.74 CINCINNATI IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Lorenzen, W, 4-2 5.2 5 0 0 2 2 73 3.11 Hernandez, H, 15 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 16 2.57 Hughes, H, 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 12 1.96 Iglesias, S, 30-34 1 0 0 0 0 2 12 2.41 Inherited runners-scored „ Hernandez 3-0. WP „ Hernandez. Umpires „ Home, Chris Conroy; First, CB Bucknor; Second, Fieldin Culbreth; Third, Brian ONora. T „ 2:17. A „ 42,630 (42,319).ASTROS 4, ORIOLES 3HOUSTON AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Springer cf 3 2 1 2 2 0 .266 Correa ss 5 1 2 2 0 1 .239 Reddick rf 5 0 3 0 0 0 .243 Gonzalez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .249 White 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 .282 Gattis dh 3 0 0 0 0 2 .228 a-Stassi ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 1 .228 Davis 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .178 Maldonado c 4 0 0 0 0 1 .225 Kemp lf 3 1 1 0 1 1 .266 TOTALS 36 4 10 4 3 10 BALTIMORE AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Mullins cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .241 Villar 2b 3 0 0 0 1 1 .260 Jones dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 .281 Mancini 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 .242 1-Andreoli pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220 Beckham ss 4 1 2 0 0 2 .229 Nunez 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0 .257 Stewart rf 4 1 1 3 0 2 .243 Rickard lf 3 0 0 0 0 2 .244 Joseph c 3 0 1 0 0 1 .221 TOTALS 32 3 7 3 2 11 HOUSTON 000 003 001„4 10 0 BALTIMORE 000 000 300„3 7 0 a-struck out for Gattis in the 8th. 1-ran for Mancini in the 9th. LOB „ Houston 8, Baltimore 4. 2B „ Correa (20), Jones (35), Beckham (16). HR „ Springer (22), off Bundy; Correa (15), off Bundy; Stewart (3), off Smith. RBIs „ Springer 2 (71), Correa 2 (65), Stewart 3 (10). Runners left in scoring position „ Houston 4 (Correa, Reddick, Gattis, Davis); Baltimore 2 (Mancini, Stewart). RISP „ Houston 0 for 6; Baltimore 1 for 4. Runners moved up „ Gonzalez, Nunez. LIDP „ White. GIDP „ Nunez. DP „ Houston 2 (Correa, White), (Davis, White); Baltimore 1 (Mancini). HOUSTON IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Verlander 6 3 0 0 1 10 99 2.52 Smith, BS, 2-2 1 2 3 3 1 0 24 3.74 Harris, W, 5-3 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 3.49 Rondon, S, 15-22 1 2 0 0 0 1 11 3.20 BALTIMORE IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Bundy 6 6 3 3 1 7 99 5.45 Carroll 1 1 0 0 1 1 16 9.00 Gilmartin, L, 1-1 2 3 1 1 1 2 41 3.00 WP „ Verlander. Umpires „ Home, Angel Hernandez; First, Chris Segal; Second, Chad Whitson; Third, Bill Miller. T „ 2:58.DODGERS 10, GIANTS 6LOS ANGELES AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Pederson lf 2 1 1 1 1 1 .248 c-Taylor ph-lf 3 2 2 1 0 1 .253 Turner 3b 5 1 0 0 1 0 .312 Muncy 1b 6 0 2 2 0 1 .260 Machado ss 5 0 2 1 1 0 .296 Bellinger cf 6 0 1 1 0 0 .261 Puig rf 5 2 2 1 1 2 .268 Grandal c 4 1 2 0 1 1 .243 K.Hernandez 2b 4 2 3 1 1 0 .251 Kershaw p 1 0 1 2 1 0 .239 b-Toles ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 .233 Madson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --d-Freese ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293 Wood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .045 Maeda p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .094 e-Kemp ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 .285 Rosscup p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Jansen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --TOTALS 44 10 18 10 7 6 SAN FRANCISCO AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Pence rf 4 2 2 1 0 1 .229 Panik 2b 3 0 1 3 0 0 .254 Longoria 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .243 Hundley c 4 0 1 0 0 0 .244 Crawford ss 3 2 0 0 1 0 .255 Garcia 1b 4 0 0 0 0 3 .300 G.Hernandez cf 3 0 1 1 0 0 .236 Melancon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Smith p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Okert p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --f-Tomlinson ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 .209 g-Shaw ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .185 Blanco lf-cf 4 1 2 1 0 1 .220 Rodriguez p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .094 Blach p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .034 a-Avelino ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 .333 Black p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Watson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Holland p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .057 Hanson lf 2 0 0 0 0 2 .252 TOTALS 34 6 9 6 1 9 LOS ANGELES 110 300 014„10 18 0 SAN FRANCISCO 012 020 001„6 9 1 a-singled for Blach in the 5th. b-singled for Kershaw in the 6th. c-struck out for Pederson in the 6th. d-lined out for Madson in the 7th. e-singled for Maeda in the 9th. f-pinch hit for Okert in the 9th. g-lined out for Tomlinson in the 9th. E „ Garcia (1). LOB „ Los Angeles 14, San Francisco 3. 2B „ Muncy (17), Grandal (23), K.Hernandez (16), Pence 2 (11), Blanco (7). 3B „ Muncy (2), Machado (3). HR „ Pederson (25), off Rodriguez; Puig (23), off Rodriguez. RBIs „ Pederson (56), Muncy 2 (75), Machado (106), Bellinger (74), Puig (63), K.Hernandez (50), Kershaw 2 (7), Taylor (63), Pence (24), Panik 3 (24), G.Hernandez (40), Blanco (12). SB „ Bellinger (14), Toles (1). CS „ G.Hernandez (5). SF „ Panik. Runners left in scoring position „ Los Angeles 9 (Muncy 3, Bellinger, Puig 2, Grandal, Freese 2); San Francisco 1 (Hanson). RISP „ Los Angeles 6 for 16; San Francisco 3 for 4. Runners moved up „ Turner, Garcia. GIDP „ Turner, K.Hernandez. DP „ San Francisco 2 (Crawford, Panik, Garcia), (Crawford, Panik, Garcia). LOS ANGELES IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Kershaw 5 8 5 5 0 4 79 2.73 Madson 1 0 0 0 0 1 11 5.47 Wood, W, 9-7 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 21 3.68 Maeda, H, 5 .2 0 0 0 0 0 2 3.83 Rosscup .1 0 1 1 1 1 10 4.76 Jansen .2 1 0 0 0 1 16 2.80 SAN FRANCISCO IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Rodriguez 3 6 5 5 3 1 69 2.81 Blach 2 1 0 0 1 2 26 4.25 Black 0 2 0 0 0 0 7 6.17 Watson 1 0 0 0 0 2 13 2.59 Holland .2 2 0 0 1 0 8 3.61 Melancon, L, 1-4 1 2 1 1 0 0 16 3.23 Smith 1 4 4 4 2 1 29 2.55 Okert .1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0.00 Rodriguez pitched to 3 batters in the 4th. Black pitched to 2 batters in the 6th. Inherited runners-scored „ Jansen 1-1, Blach 2-2, Watson 2-0, Melancon 3-0, Smith 1-0, Okert 3-1. WP „ Kershaw, Melancon. Umpires „ Home, Gerry Davis; First, Todd Tichenor; Second, Pat Hoberg; Third, Ed Hickox. T „ 3:33. A „ 41,768 (41,915).RAYS 4, BLUE JAYS 3TORONTO AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Berti 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 .273 Davis cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 .174 Diaz 3b 2 0 1 0 2 0 .266 Grichuk dh 3 0 1 0 1 2 .245 Tellez 1b 3 0 0 1 0 2 .303 Hernandez lf 2 1 1 1 1 1 .241 a-McKinney ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .261 Jansen c 3 0 0 0 0 3 .247 b-McGuire ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 .310 Urena ss 4 0 0 0 0 4 .292 Alford rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 .105 c-Smoak ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .242 TOTALS 31 3 5 3 4 18 TAMPA BAY AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Smith cf-rf 4 0 2 1 0 0 .296 Pham lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 .271 Adames ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 .275 Cron 1b 3 1 1 1 1 0 .256 Lowe 2b 3 0 1 1 1 2 .240 Gomez rf-cf 3 0 0 0 1 2 .208 Meadows dh 2 1 1 1 1 0 .291 Sucre c 3 0 0 0 0 0 .209 Velazquez 3b 3 1 1 0 0 0 .300 TOTALS 29 4 9 4 4 4 TORONTO 100 001 001„3 5 0 TAMPA BAY 010 001 20X„4 9 0 a-struck out for Hernandez in the 9th. bhomered for Jansen in the 9th. c-struck out for Alford in the 9th. LOB „ Toronto 6, Tampa Bay 5. 2B „ Velazquez (1). HR „ Hernandez (22), off Castillo; McGuire (2), off Romo; Cron (30), off Borucki; Meadows (6), off Borucki. RBIs „ Tellez (14), Hernandez (57), McGuire (4), Smith (39), Cron (74), Lowe (24), Meadows (17). SB „ Berti (1), Pham (14). CS „ Lowe (1). SF „ Tellez. Runners left in scoring position „ Toronto 3 (Hernandez, Jansen 2); Tampa Bay 2 (Gomez, Meadows). RISP „ Toronto 0 for 3; Tampa Bay 2 for 5. Runners moved up „ Cron. GIDP „ Pham. DP „ Toronto 1 (Urena, Berti, Tellez). TORONTO IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Borucki, L, 4-6 6.2 7 4 4 3 3 94 3.87 Mayza .1 1 0 0 0 0 8 3.28 Paulino 1 1 0 0 1 1 18 1.35 TAMPA BAY IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Snell 5 3 1 1 4 10 82 1.89 Castillo, W, 4-2 2 1 1 1 0 4 33 3.18 Roe, H, 31 1 0 0 0 0 1 9 3.58 Romo, S, 25-33 1 1 1 1 0 3 23 4.14 Inherited runners-scored „ Mayza 1-1. PB „ Sucre (7). Umpires „ Home, Lance Barksdale; First, Will Little; Second, Ted Barrett; Third, Mark Carlson. T „ 2:38. A „ 13,221 (42,735).PHILLIES 3, BRAVES 0ATLANTA AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Acuna lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .293 Inciarte cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .264 Freeman 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .310 Markakis rf 1 0 1 0 3 0 .298 Camargo 3b 3 0 0 0 1 2 .272 Suzuki c 4 0 0 0 0 1 .271 Albies 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .263 Culberson ss 1 0 0 0 1 0 .273 Sanchez p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .024 Venters p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Winkler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 b-Ruiz ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .091 Toussaint p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100 TOTALS 28 0 2 0 5 10 PHILADELPHIA AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Hernandez 2b 4 0 1 2 0 0 .253 Santana 3b 2 0 1 0 2 0 .228 Herrera rf-lf 4 0 0 1 0 0 .255 Hoskins 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 .245 Quinn cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 .273 Cozens lf 1 0 0 0 1 1 .167 Bautista dh-rf 1 1 0 0 1 1 .199 Kingery ss 3 1 1 0 1 2 .228 Alfaro c 1 0 0 0 0 1 .262 Knapp c 2 0 0 0 0 2 .201 Nola p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .048 a-Ramos ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 .307 1-Williams pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 .256 Neris p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 Dominguez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 TOTALS 26 3 5 3 7 10 ATLANTA 000 000 000„0 2 0 PHILADELPHIA 000 000 30X„3 5 1 a-pinch hit for Nola in the 7th. b-struck out for Winkler in the 8th. 1-ran for Ramos in the 7th. E „ Santana (11). LOB „ Atlanta 7, Philadelphia 8. 2B „ Hoskins (37). RBIs „ Hernandez 2 (59), Herrera (71). SB „ Quinn (10). CS „ Quinn (4). S „ Quinn, Knapp. Runners left in scoring position „ Atlanta 4 (Albies 2, Sanchez 2); Philadelphia 5 (Quinn 3, Kingery, Alfaro). RISP „ Atlanta 0 for 4; Philadelphia 1 for 8. Runners moved up „ Suzuki, Herrera. GIDP „ Freeman, Sanchez. DP „ Philadelphia 2 (Kingery, Santana, Hoskins), (Santana, Kingery, Hernandez). ATLANTA IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Sanchez 6 3 0 0 3 7 95 2.83 Venters, L, 5-2 .2 2 3 3 3 0 14 3.71 Winkler .1 0 0 0 1 0 10 3.43 Toussaint 1 0 0 0 0 3 15 4.03 PHILADELPHIA IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Nola, W, 17-6 7 2 0 0 4 8 88 2.37 Neris, H, 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 9 5.21 Dominguez, S, 15-19 1 0 0 0 1 1 17 3.00 Inherited runners-scored „ Winkler 2-0. HBP „ Nola (Culberson). WP „ Nola. Umpires „ Home, Jordan Baker; First, Greg Gibson; Second, Vic Carapazza; Third, Jerry Layne. T „ 2:43. A „ 30,886 (43,647).STATISTICAL LEADERSAMERICAN LEAGUE BATTING: Betts, Boston, .346; Martinez, Boston, .329; Trout, Los Angeles, .315; Altuve, Houston, .314; Brantley, Cleveland, .309; Merri“eld, Kansas City, .303; Segura, Seattle, .301; Wendle, Tampa Bay, .300; Castellanos, Detroit, .298; Andujar, New York, .297. RUNS: Betts, Boston, 128; Lindor, Cleveland, 127; Martinez, Boston, 109; Ramirez, Cleveland, 108; Bregman, Houston, 104; Benintendi, Boston, 103; Springer, Houston, 102; Stanton, New York, 102; Trout, Los Angeles, 101; Chapman, Oakland, 99. RBI: Martinez, Boston, 127; Davis, Oakland, 121; Encarnacion, Cleveland, 106; Ramirez, Cleveland, 105; Bregman, Houston, 103; Bogaerts, Boston, 101; Stanton, New York, 100; Cruz, Seattle, 97; Lowrie, Oakland, 97; 3 tied at 92. HITS: Merri“eld, Kansas City, 189; Martinez, Boston, 186; Castellanos, Detroit, 182; Lindor, Cleveland, 182; Betts, Boston, 179; Segura, Seattle, 175; Brantley, Cleveland, 174; Bregman, Houston, 170; Andujar, New York, 169; Haniger, Seattle, 169. DOUBLES: Bregman, Houston, 51; Betts, Boston, 47; Andujar, New York, 46; Castellanos, Detroit, 45; Bogaerts, Boston, 44; Chapman, Oakland, 42; Lindor, Cleveland, 42; Merri“eld, Kansas City, 42; Benintendi, Boston, 41; Piscotty, Oakland, 41. NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING: Yelich, Milwaukee, .322; Freeman, Atlanta, .312; Rendon, Washington, .311; Cain, Milwaukee, .310; Gennett, Cincinnati, .310; Zobrist, Chicago, .309; Martinez, St. Louis, .303; Dickerson, Pittsburgh, .300; Markakis, Atlanta, .297; Arenado, Colorado, .296. RUNS: Blackmon, Colorado, 116; Yelich, Milwaukee, 114; Carpenter, St. Louis, 110; Albies, Atlanta, 105; Harper, Washington, 101; Turner, Washington, 101; Arenado, Colorado, 100; Baez, Chicago, 98; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 95; Freeman, Atlanta, 94. RBI: Baez, Chicago, 111; Yelich, Milwaukee, 106; Aguilar, Milwaukee, 105; Arenado, Colorado, 105; Story, Colorado, 105; Suarez, Cincinnati, 104; Harper, Washington, 100; Rizzo, Chicago, 99; Freeman, Atlanta, 98; Hoskins, Philadelphia, 95. HITS: Freeman, Atlanta, 191; Markakis, Atlanta, 184; Peraza, Cincinnati, 182; Yelich, Milwaukee, 182; Gennett, Cincinnati, 181; Blackmon, Colorado, 176; Turner, Washington, 176; Baez, Chicago, 173; Arenado, Colorado, 171; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 171. DOUBLES: Freeman, Atlanta, 44; Rendon, Washington, 44; Markakis, Atlanta, 43; Story, Colorado, 42; Carpenter, St. Louis, 41; Albies, Atlanta, 40; Baez, Chicago, 39; Arenado, Colorado, 38; Cabrera, Philadelphia, 36; Hoskins, Philadelphia, 36. TRIPLES: KMarte, Arizona, 12; Baez, Chicago, 9; Hamilton, Cincinnati, 9; Desmond, Colorado, 8; Nimmo, New York, 8; Rosario, New York, 8; CTaylor, Los Angeles, 8; 4 tied at 7.BOX SCORES ROUNDUP/MATCHUPSCardinals 2, Cubs 1: Miles Mikolas outpitched Cole Hamels with eight sparkling innings. Yankees 8, Red Sox 5: Gleyber Torres and Giancarlo Stanton connected as the New York Yankees broke the major league record for home runs in a season and reached 100 wins with a victory over the Boston Red Sox. Reds 3, Pirates 0: Michael Lorenzen singled home a run and got his “rst victory as a starter since 2015. Astros 4, Orioles 3, Game 1: Justin Verlander looked playoff-ready in a 10-strikeout performance. Dodgers 10, Giants 6: The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched baseballs “nal playoff berth and gave themselves a chance to still win the NL West, getting a go-ahead triple from Manny Machado in the eighth inning and beating the San Francisco Giants. Rays 4, Blue Jays 3: C.J. Cron and Austin Meadows homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays, though Blake Snell failed to win his 10th straight start. Phillies 3, Braves 0: Aaron Nola pitched seven shutout innings and Cesar Hernandez had a two-run single in the seventh inning to help the Philadelphia Phillies snap a ninegame losing streak with a 3-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves. LATE Chicago White Sox at Minnesota Detroit at Milwaukee Cleveland at Kansas City Houston at Baltimore, 2nd game Oakland at L.A. Angels Texas at Seattle Miami at N.Y. Mets Washington at Colorado Arizona at San DiegoTODAYS PITCHING COMPARISONNATIONAL LEAGUE 2018 TEAM LAST THREE STARTS TEAMS PITCHERS TIME W-L ERA REC W-L IP ERA Atlanta Gausman (R) 10-10 3.93 13-17 1-1 16.2 5.40 Philadelphia Suarez (L) 3:05p 1-1 6.00 1-1 1-1 9.0 8.00 Los Angeles Buehler (R) 7-5 2.76 13-9 1-0 20.0 0.90 San Francisco Suarez (L) 3:05p 7-12 4.22 12-16 1-2 18.2 3.38 Arizona Ray (L) 6-2 3.91 11-12 1-0 16.1 2.20 San Diego Lucchesi (L) 3:10p 8-9 4.14 10-15 1-1 13.2 8.56 Miami Alcantara (R) 2-2 4.00 2-3 0-2 15.0 6.60 New York Syndergaard (R) 3:10p 12-4 3.22 15-9 1-1 17.0 1.59 Pittsburgh TBD ( ) 0-0 0.00 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.00 Cincinnati Romano (R) 3:10p 8-11 5.37 13-11 1-1 12.2 8.53 Washington Scherzer (R) 18-7 2.53 22-11 1-1 18.0 5.00 Colorado TBD ( ) 3:10p 0-0 0.00 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.00 St. Louis Flaherty (R) 8-8 3.16 11-16 0-2 16.0 5.06 Chicago Montgomery (L) 3:20p 5-6 3.99 9-9 1-1 14.0 5.14AMERICAN LEAGUE 2018 TEAM LAST THREE STARTS TEAMS PITCHERS TIME W-L ERA REC W-L IP ERA Houston Morton (R) 15-3 3.18 18-11 2-0 12.0 3.75 Baltimore TBD ( ) 3:05p 0-0 0.00 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.00 New York Severino (R) 19-8 3.39 24-8 2-1 17.2 2.04 Boston Porcello (R) 3:05p 17-7 4.33 21-11 1-0 15.2 5.74 Oakland TBD ( ) 0-0 0.00 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.00 Los Angeles Shoemaker (R) 3:07p 2-2 4.82 4-2 0-2 12.1 6.57 Toronto Estrada (R) 7-14 5.64 12-16 0-3 13.1 8.78 Tampa Bay TBD ( ) 3:10p 0-0 0.00 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.00 Chicago Covey (R) 5-13 5.06 5-15 0-1 16.1 2.76 Minnesota Littell (R) 3:10p 0-2 6.61 0-1 0-1 3.0 18.00 Texas Gallardo (R) 8-7 6.40 10-7 0-3 13.1 7.43 Seattle Elias (L) 3:10p 2-1 2.93 1-2 0-1 10.1 6.10 Cleveland Carrasco (R) 16-10 3.42 17-12 0-1 21.2 2.08 Kansas City Skoglund (L) 3:15p 1-5 5.40 4-8 0-0 13.1 1.35INTERLEAGUE 2018 TEAM LAST THREE STARTS TEAMS PITCHERS TIME W-L ERA REC W-L IP ERA Detroit Turnbull (R) 0-1 5.73 1-1 0-1 10.0 6.30 Milwaukee Anderson (R) 3:10p 9-8 3.93 16-14 0-1 12.2 3.55 KEY: TEAM REC-Teams Record in games started by todays pitcher. FRIDAYS GAMES American League Minnesota 2, Chicago White Sox 1, 1st game Houston 2, Baltimore 1 N.Y. Yankees 11, Boston 6 Toronto 7, Tampa Bay 6 Minnesota 12, Chicago White Sox 4, 2nd game Cleveland 14, Kansas City 6 L.A. Angels 8, Oakland 5 Seattle 12, Texas 6 National League Chicago Cubs 8, St. Louis 4 Pittsburgh 8, Cincinnati 4 Atlanta 10, Philadelphia 2 Miami 8, N.Y. Mets 1 Colorado 5, Washington 2 San Diego 3, Arizona 2, 15 innings L.A. Dodgers 3, San Francisco 1 Interleague Milwaukee 6, Detroit 5MLB CALENDAROct. 2-3: Wild-card games. Oct. 4: Division Series start. Oct. 12: League Championship Series start. Oct. 23: World Series starts. November TBA: Deadline for teams to make qualifying offers to their eligible former players who became free agents, “fth day after World Series. November TBA: Deadline for free agents to accept qualifying offers, 15th day after World Series. Nov. 6-8: General managers meetings, Carlsbad, Calif. Nov. 8-15: All-Star tour of Japan. TOP TEN A MERICAN LEAGUE Player G AB R H Pct. Betts Bos 135 518 128 179 .346 JMartinez Bos 149 566 109 186 .329 Trout LAA 138 466 101 147 .315 Altuve Hou 135 528 84 166 .314 Brantley Cle 141 563 88 174 .309 Merri“eld KC 156 624 87 189 .303 Segura Sea 143 582 91 175 .301 Wendle TB 138 484 61 145 .300 Castellanos Det 155 611 86 182 .298 Andujar NYY 148 569 82 169 .297 NATIONAL LEAGUE Player G AB R H Pct. Yelich Mil 144 565 114 182 .322 FFreeman Atl 160 613 94 191 .312 Rendon Was 134 521 87 162 .311 Gennett Cin 154 584 86 181 .310 Cain Mil 138 526 88 163 .310 Zobrist ChC 136 443 65 137 .309 Martinez StL 150 528 63 161 .305 Dickerson Pit 134 501 65 150 .299 Markakis Atl 160 620 78 184 .297 Arenado Col 153 578 100 171 .296 Through early games on Sept. 29


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 SP Page 5 SCOREBOARD PRO BASEBALLAMERICAN LEAGUEAll times EasternEAST DIVISION W L PCT. GB x-Boston 107 54 .665 „ y-New York 100 61 .621 7 Tampa Bay 89 72 .553 18 Toronto 73 88 .453 34 Baltimore 46 114 .288 60 CENTRAL DIVISION W L PCT. GB x-Cleveland 90 70 .563 „ Minnesota 76 84 .475 14 Detroit 64 96 .400 26 Chicago 62 98 .388 28 Kansas City 57 103 .356 33 WEST DIVISION W L PCT. GB x-Houston 102 58 .638 „ y-Oakland 96 64 .600 6 Seattle 87 73 .544 15 Los Angeles 79 81 .494 23 Texas 67 93 .419 35 x-clinched division; y-clinched wild card AL WILD CARD W L PCT GB y-New York 100 61 .621 „ y-Oakland 96 64 .600 „Fridays GamesMinnesota 2, Chicago White Sox 1, 1st game Minnesota 12, Chicago White Sox 4, 2nd game Houston 2, Baltimore 1 N.Y. Yankees 11, Boston 6 Toronto 7, Tampa Bay 6 Milwaukee 6, Detroit 5 Cleveland 14, Kansas City 6 L.A. Angels 8, Oakland 5 Seattle 12, Texas 6Saturdays GamesN.Y. Yankees 8, Boston 5 Houston 4, Baltimore 3, 1st game Houston at Baltimore, 2nd game, late Tampa Bay 4, Toronto 3 Chicago White Sox at Minnesota, late Detroit at Milwaukee, late Cleveland at Kansas City, late Oakland at L.A. Angels, late Texas at Seattle, lateTodays GamesHouston (Morton 15-3) at Baltimore (TBD), 3:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Severino 19-8) at Boston (Porcello 17-7), 3:05 p.m. Oakland (Anderson 4-5) at L.A. Angels (Pena 3-5), 3:07 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Covey 5-13) at Minnesota (Littell 0-2), 3:10 p.m. Detroit (Turnbull 0-1) at Milwaukee (TBD), 3:10 p.m. Texas (Gallardo 8-7) at Seattle (Elias 2-1), 3:10 p.m. Toronto (Estrada 7-14) at Tampa Bay (TBD), 3:10 p.m. Cleveland (Carrasco 16-10) at Kansas City (Skoglund 1-5), 3:15 p.m.NATIONAL LEAGUEAll times Eastern EAST DIVISION W L PCT. GB x-Atlanta 90 71 .559 „ Washington 81 79 .506 8 Philadelphia 79 82 .491 11 New York 75 85 .469 14 Miami 63 96 .396 26 CENTRAL DIVISION W L PCT. GB z-Chicago 94 67 .584 „ z-Milwaukee 93 67 .581 St. Louis 88 73 .547 6 Pittsburgh 81 79 .506 12 Cincinnati 67 94 .416 27 WEST DIVISION W L PCT. GB z-Colorado 90 70 .563 „ Los Angeles 90 71 .559 Arizona 81 79 .506 9 San Francisco 73 88 .453 17 San Diego 65 95 .406 25 x-clinched division; z-clinched playoff berth NL WILD CARD W L PCT GB z-Milwaukee 93 67 .581 „ Los Angeles 90 71 .559 „ St. Louis 88 73 .547 2Fridays GamesChicago Cubs 8, St. Louis 4 Pittsburgh 8, Cincinnati 4 Atlanta 10, Philadelphia 2 Miami 8, N.Y. Mets 1 Milwaukee 6, Detroit 5 Colorado 5, Washington 2 L.A. Dodgers 3, San Francisco 1 San Diego 3, Arizona 2, 15 inningsSaturdays GamesSt. Louis 2, Chicago Cubs 1 L.A. Dodgers 10, San Francisco 6 Philadelphia 3, Atlanta 0 Detroit at Milwaukee, late Miami at N.Y. Mets, late Washington at Colorado, late Arizona at San Diego, lateTodays GamesAtlanta (Gausman 10-10) at Philadelphia (Suarez 1-1), 3:05 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Buehler 7-5) at San Francisco (Suarez 7-12), 3:05 p.m. Arizona (Ray 6-2) at San Diego (Lucchesi 8-9), 3:10 p.m. Detroit (Turnbull 0-1) at Milwaukee (TBD), 3:10 p.m. Miami (Alcantara 2-2) at N.Y. Mets (Syndergaard 12-4), 3:10 p.m. Pittsburgh (Archer 6-8) at Cincinnati (TBD), 3:10 p.m. Washington (Fedde 2-3) at Colorado (TBD), 3:10 p.m. St. Louis (Flaherty 8-8) at Chicago Cubs (Montgomery 5-6), 3:20 p.m.Mondays GameMiami at Pittsburgh, ccd.2018 POSTSEASONAll times TBAWILD CARDTuesday: National League (ESPN) Wednesday: New York vs. Oakland (TBS)DIVISION SERIES (Best-of-5; x-if necessary) American LeagueAll games on TBSBoston vs. New York-Oakland winnerFriday, Oct. 5: New York-Oakland winner at Boston Saturday, Oct. 6: New York-Oakland winner at Boston Monday, Oct. 8: Boston at New York-Oakland winner x -Tuesday, Oct. 9: Boston at New YorkOakland winner x -Thursday, Oct. 11: New York-Oakland winner at BostonHouston vs. ClevelandFriday, Oct. 5: Cleveland at Houston Saturday, Oct. 6: Cleveland at Houston Monday, Oct. 8: Houston at Cleveland x -Tuesday, Oct. 9: Houston at Cleveland x -Thursday, Oct. 11: Cleveland at HoustonNational LeagueFS1 and MLB NetworkChicago or Milwaukee vs. Wild Card winnerThursday: Wild card at Chicago or Milwaukee Friday, Oct. 5: Wild card at Chicago or Milwaukee Sunday, Oct. 7: Chicago or Milwaukee at Wild card x -Monday, Oct. 8: Chicago or Milwaukee at Wild card x -Wednesday, Oct. 10: Wild card at Chicago or Milwaukee Atlanta vs. Colorado or Los Angeles Thursday: Atlanta vs. Colorado or Los Angeles Friday, Oct. 5: Atlanta vs. Colorado or Los Angeles Sunday, Oct. 7: Colorado or Los Angeles vs. Atlanta x -Monday, Oct. 8: Colorado or Los Angeles vs. Atlanta x -Wednesday, Oct. 10: Atlanta vs. Colorado or Los Angeles PRO FOOTBALLNFL All times Eastern AMERICAN CONFERENCE EAST W L T PCT. PF PA Miami 3 0 0 1.000 75 52 New England 1 2 0 .333 57 77 Buffalo 1 2 0 .333 50 84 N.Y. Jets 1 2 0 .333 77 58 SOUTH W L T PCT. PF PA Tennessee 2 1 0 .667 49 50 Jacksonville 2 1 0 .667 57 44 Indianapolis 1 2 0 .333 60 63 Houston 0 3 0 .000 59 74 NORTH W L T PCT. PF PA Cincinnati 2 1 0 .667 89 77 Baltimore 2 1 0 .667 97 51 Cleveland 1 1 1 .500 60 59 Pittsburgh 1 1 1 .500 88 90 WEST W L T PCT. PF PA Kansas City 3 0 0 1.000 118 92 Denver 2 1 0 .667 61 70 L.A. Chargers 1 2 0 .333 82 93 Oakland 0 3 0 .000 52 81 NATIONAL CONFERENCE EAST W L T PCT. PF PA Washington 2 1 0 .667 64 44 Philadelphia 2 1 0 .667 59 55 Dallas 1 2 0 .333 41 53 N.Y. Giants 1 2 0 .333 55 62 SOUTH W L T PCT. PF PA Tampa Bay 2 1 0 .667 102 91 New Orleans 2 1 0 .667 104 103 Carolina 2 1 0 .667 71 60 Atlanta 1 2 0 .333 80 85 NORTH W L T PCT. PF PA Chicago 2 1 0 .667 63 55 Green Bay 1 1 1 .500 70 83 Minnesota 1 2 1 .375 90 110 Detroit 1 2 0 .333 70 88 WEST W L T PCT. PF PA L.A. Rams 4 0 0 1.000 140 67 Seattle 1 2 0 .333 65 64 San Francisco 1 2 0 .333 73 89 Arizona 0 3 0 .000 20 74WEEK 4 Sept. 27L.A. Rams 38, Minnesota 31Todays GamesCincinnati at Atlanta, 1 p.m. Tampa Bay at Chicago, 1 p.m. Houston at Indianapolis, 1 p.m. N.Y. Jets at Jacksonville, 1 p.m. Miami at New England, 1 p.m. Detroit at Dallas, 1 p.m. Buffalo at Green Bay, 1 p.m. Philadelphia at Tennessee, 1 p.m. Seattle at Arizona, 4:05 p.m. Cleveland at Oakland, 4:05 p.m. New Orleans at N.Y. Giants, 4:25 p.m. San Francisco at L.A. Chargers, 4:25 p.m. Baltimore at Pittsburgh, 8:20 p.m.Mondays GameKansas City at Denver, 8:15 p.m. Open: Washington, CarolinaWEEK 5 Thursdays GameIndianapolis at New England, 8:20 p.m.Sunday, Oct. 7Miami at Cincinnati, 1 p.m. N.Y. Giants at Carolina, 1 p.m. Denver at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m. Jacksonville at Kansas City, 1 p.m. Green Bay at Detroit, 1 p.m. Baltimore at Cleveland, 1 p.m. Atlanta at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m. Tennessee at Buffalo, 1 p.m. Oakland at L.A. Chargers, 4:05 p.m. Minnesota at Philadelphia, 4:25 p.m. Arizona at San Francisco, 4:25 p.m. L.A. Rams at Seattle, 4:25 p.m. Dallas at Houston, 8:20 p.m.Monday, Oct. 8Washington at New Orleans, 8:15 p.m. Open: Tampa Bay, ChicagoCOLLEGE FOOTBALLTHE AP TOP 25 RESULTS/SCHEDULESept. 27No. 16 Miami (Fla.) 47, North Carolina 10SaturdayNo. 1 Alabama 56, Louisiana-Lafayette 14 No. 2 Georgia 38, Tennessee 12 No. 3 Clemson 27, Syracuse 23 No. 4 Ohio State at No. 9 Penn State, late No. 5 Louisiana State vs. Mississippi, late No. 6 Oklahoma 66, Baylor 33 No. 7 Stanford at No. 8 Notre Dame, late No. 10 Auburn 24, Southern Mississippi 13 No. 11 Washington vs. No. 20 BYU, late No. 12 West Virginia 42, No. 25 Texas Tech 34 No. 13 Central Florida 45, Pittsburgh 14 No. 14 Michigan 20, Northwestern 17 No. 17 Kentucky vs. South Carolina, late No. 18 Texas 19, Kansas State 14 No. 19 Oregon at No. 24 California, late No. 21 Michigan State 31, Central Michigan 20 Virginia Tech 31, No. 22 Duke 14 Florida 13, No. 23 Mississippi State 6RESULTS/SCHEDULEWEEK 6All times Eastern (Subject to change)Sept. 27 SOUTHNorth Carolina A&T 31, South Carolina State 16 Miami (Fla.) 47, North Carolina 10 Presbyterian 10, Lindsey Wilson 0MIDWESTNorthern Iowa 33, Indiana State 0Fridays Games EASTPrinceton 45, Columbia 10 Rhode Island 23, Harvard 16SOUTHTulane 40, Memphis 24FAR WESTColorado 38, UCLA 16 Saturdays Games EASTArmy 42, Buffalo 13 Boston College 45, Temple 35 Brown 35, Georgetown 7 Bucknell 19, Holy Cross 16 Cincinnati 49, UConn 7 Cornell 43, Sacred Heart 24 Dartmouth 37, Penn 14 Indiana 24, Rutgers 17 Lafayette 31, Central Connecticut State 24 Marist 28, Dayton 17 Monmouth (NJ) 54, Wagner 47 St. Francis (Pa.) 59, WV Wesleyan 3 Stony Brook 29, Villanova 27 Towson 41, The Citadel 24 Yale 35, Maine 14 Ohio State (4-0) at Penn State (4-0), lateSOUTHAlabama 56, Louisiana-Lafayette 14 Alabama A&M 21, Jackson St. 16 Appalachian St. 52, South Alabama 7 Bethune-Cookman 35, Savannah St. 0 Campbell 30, North Alabama 7 Charleston Southern 48, Hampton 14 Clemson 27, Syracuse 23 Colgate 23, William & Mary 0 Drake 41, Jacksonville 9 East Carolina 37, Old Dominion 35 Elon 30, New Hampshire 9 Florida 13, Mississippi St. 6 Florida A&M 55, NC Central 14 Florida St. 28, Louisville 24 Furman 44, W. Carolina 38 Georgia 38, Tennessee 12 Georgia Southern 28, Arkansas St. 21 Georgia St. 46, Louisiana-Monroe 14 Georgia Tech 63, Bowling Green 17 Jacksonville St. 48, Austin Peay 32 James Madison 63, Richmond 10 Kennesaw St. 24, Samford 10 McNeese St. 17, Stephen F. Austin 10 Mercer 48, VMI 38 NC State 35, Virginia 21 Nicholls 50, Lamar 27 Norfolk St. 54, Delaware St. 28 Prairie View 22, Grambling St. 16 Troy 45, Coastal Carolina 21 UAB 28, Charlotte 7 UCF 45, Pittsburgh 14 Vanderbilt 31, Tennessee St. 27 Virginia Tech 31, No. 22 Duke 14 Wake Forest 56, Rice 24 Wofford 45, Gardner-Webb 14 Stephen F. Austin (1-2) at McNeese State (3-1), late FAU (2-2) at Middle Tennessee (1-2), late UT Martin (1-3) at Murray State (0-3), late Alcorn State (3-1) at Southern U. (2-2), late E. Illinois (0-4) at Tennessee Tech (0-4), late Chattanooga (4-0) at ETSU (3-1), late Ark.-Pine Bluff (1-3) at FIU (2-2), late South Carolina (2-1) at Kentucky (4-0), late Marshall (2-1) at W. Kentucky (1-3), late Northwestern State (2-1) at SE Louisiana (1-3), late Mississippi (3-1) at LSU (4-0), 9:15 p.m. MIDWESTBall St. 52, Kent St. 24 Butler 24, Morehead St. 21 Davidson 40, Valparaiso 35 Michigan 20, Northwestern 17 Michigan St. 31, Cent. Michigan 20 Missouri St. 24, Illinois St. 21 N. Dakota St. 21, S. Dakota St. 17 N. Illinois 26, E. Michigan 23, 3OT Ohio 58, UMass 42 Oklahoma St. 48, Kansas 28 Purdue 42, Nebraska 28 Texas 19, Kansas St. 14 W. Illinois 45, Youngstown St. 38 W. Michigan 40, Miami (Ohio) 39 South Dakota (1-2) at S. Illinois (1-2), late Stanford (4-0) at Notre Dame (4-0), lateSOUTHWESTOklahoma 66, Baylor 33 Sam Houston St. 34, Cent. Arkansas 31, OT Texas A&M 24, Arkansas 17 West Virginia 42, Texas Tech 34 Prairie View (2-3) vs. Grambling State (1-2), late Incarnate Word (1-2) at Abilene Christian (2-2), late Houston Baptist (1-2) at SMU (1-3), late Iowa State (1-2) at TCU (2-2), late UTEP (0-4) at UTSA (1-3), late La. Tech (2-1) at North Texas (4-0), lateFAR WESTE. Washington 34, Montana St. 17 Idaho 20, Portland St. 7 Idaho St. 56, N. Arizona 42 Liberty 52, New Mexico 43 Nevada 28, Air Force 25 North Dakota 38, N. Colorado 13 San Diego 49, Stetson 10 Washington St. 28, Utah 24 Hawaii (4-1) at San Jose State (0-3), late Boise State (2-1) at Wyoming (2-2), late Montana (3-1) at Cal Poly (1-3), late BYU (3-1) at Washington (3-1), late Oregon State (1-3) at Arizona State (2-2), late Southern Cal (2-2) at Arizona (2-2), late Oregon (3-1) at California (3-0), late Toledo (2-1) at Fresno State (2-1), lateODDSPREGAME.COM LINEMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Today National LeagueFAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE at Chicago Off St. Louis Off Atlanta -130 at Philadelphia +120 at San Francisco Off Los Angeles Off Arizona -130 at San Diego +120 at Cincinnati Off Pittsburgh Off at Colorado Off Washington Off at New York -225 Miami +205American Leagueat Minnesota -138 Chicago +128 at Baltimore Off Houston Off at Boston Off New York Off at Los Angeles Off Oakland Off at Seattle -160 Texas +150 at Tampa Bay Off Toronto Off Cleveland -205 at Kansas City +185Interleagueat Milwaukee Off Detroit OffNFL TodayFAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG at New England 9 6 48 Miami at Indianapolis Pk 1 47 Houston at Atlanta 5 4 53 Cincinnati at Green Bay 12 9 44 Buffalo at Dallas 4 3 43 Detroit at Jacksonville 8 7 38 N.Y. Jets at Chicago 3 3 46 Tampa Bay Philadelphia 2 3 40 at Tennessee Seattle 3 3 39 at Arizona at Oakland 2 3 45 Cleveland at L.A.Chargers 10 10 46 San Francisco New Orleans 2 3 51 at N.Y. Giants at Pittsburgh 3 3 50 BaltimoreMondayKansas City 3 4 55 at Denver Updated odds available at Pregame.comTRANSACTIONSBASEBALLCOMMISSIONERS OFFICE „ Suspended Tampa Bay RHP Andrew Kittredge three games and N.Y. Yankees LHP CC Sabathia “ve games for their actions during Thursdays game.American LeagueTEXAS RANGERS „ Selected the contract of LHP Brandon Mann from Nashville (PCL).National LeaguePITTSBURGH PIRATES „ Recalled 3B Jung Ho Kang from Indianapolis (IL).FOOTBALLNational Football LeagueGREEN BAY PACKERS „ Placed DL Muhammad Wilkerson on injured reserve. Signed CB Tony Brown from the practice squad and DL Deon Simon to the practice squad. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS „ Released WR Corey Coleman from the practice squad.HOCKEYNational Hockey LeagueCAROLINA HURRICANES „ Assigned D Michal Cajkovsky and Roland McKeown, G Alex Nedeljkovic and Fs Janne Kuokkanen, Saku Maenalanen, Nicolas Roy, Patrick Brown and Greg McKegg to Charlotte (AHL). DALLAS STARS „ Assigned F Denis Gurianov to Texas (AHL). Recalled G Colton Point from Texas. DETROIT RED WINGS „ Assigned G Patrik Rybar and D Jake Chelios to Grand Rapids (AHL). WASHINGTON CAPITALS „ Signed F Riley Sutter to a three-year, entry-level contract.American Hockey LeagueROCKFORD ICEHOGS „ Assigned Fs Radovan Bondra and Connor Moynihan and D Neil Manning to Indy (ECHL). SYRACUSE CRUNCH „ Assigned G Martin Ouellette to Orlando (ECHL).ECHLATLANTA GLADIATORS „ Released G Alex Sakellaropoulos from a tryout agreement. FORT WAYNE KOMETS „ Released F Danny Moynihan. KALAMAZOO WINGS „ Signed G Dave Desander to a tryout agreement. KANSAS CITY MAVERICKS „ Signed F Radoslav Illo and G Ben Halford to tryout agreements. READING ROYALS „ Signed G Will King.OLYMPIC SPORTSUSA SWIMMING „ Elected Chris Brearton, Natalie Coughlin Hall, Maya DiRado, Dr. Cecil Gordon, Jeanette Skow, Davis Tarwater, Jay Thomas, Tom Ugast and Robert Vincent to the board of directors.PRO BASKETBALLNBA PRESEASONRESULTS/SCHEDULE Fridays GamesPhiladelphia 108, Melbourne United 87 Charlotte 104, Boston 97Saturdays GamesToronto 122, Portland 104 Beijing Ducks at Dallas, late Minnesota at Golden State, late Perth Wildcats (Australia) at Utah, lateTodays GamesMiami at San Antonio, 5 p.m. Charlotte at Boston, 6 p.m. New Orleans at Chicago, 7 p.m. Denver vs. L.A. Lakers at San Diego, 9:30 p.m. Sydney Kings (Australia) vs. L.A. Clippers at Honolulu, 9:30 p.m.Mondays GamesOrlando at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. New York at Washington, 7 p.m. New Orleans at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m. Sacramento at Phoenix, 10 p.m.PRO HOCKEYNHL PRESEASONAll times Eastern (ss-split squad) EASTERN CONFERENCE ATLANTIC DIVISION GP W L OT PTS GF GA Detroit 8 7 1 0 14 32 24 Toronto 8 6 2 0 12 29 22 Boston 8 5 1 2 12 24 21 Tampa Bay 7 4 3 0 8 24 20 Montreal 7 4 3 0 8 21 19 Florida 7 3 4 0 6 19 27 Buffalo 7 3 4 0 6 20 24 Ottawa 6 2 4 0 4 11 17 METROPOLITAN DIVISION GP W L OT PTS GF GA Carolina 5 5 0 0 10 24 8 N.Y. Islanders 8 5 3 0 10 23 20 Philadelphia 8 4 3 1 9 25 21 N.Y. Rangers 6 3 2 1 7 21 23 Columbus 7 3 4 0 6 20 28 Pittsburgh 6 2 3 1 5 24 20 New Jersey 5 1 2 2 4 12 16 Washington 6 1 3 2 4 14 22 WESTERN CONFERENCE CENTRAL DIVISION GP W L OT PTS GF GA Dallas 6 4 1 1 9 20 15 St. Louis 6 4 2 0 8 17 13 Winnipeg 7 4 3 0 8 25 27 Minnesota 7 2 4 1 5 21 20 Colorado 5 2 3 0 4 11 21 Nashville 5 2 3 0 4 14 17 Chicago 5 1 4 0 2 15 20 PACIFIC DIVISION GP W L OT PTS GF GA Edmonton 7 6 1 0 12 34 19 Calgary 10 4 3 3 11 38 38 Vegas 6 5 1 0 10 29 14 Arizona 6 3 2 1 7 20 20 San Jose 5 2 2 1 5 23 20 Anaheim 5 2 3 0 4 16 23 Los Angeles 7 1 5 1 3 18 29 Vancouver 6 1 5 0 2 10 26 2 points for win, 1 point for overtime loss. Top 3 teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.Fridays GamesColumbus 7, Pittsburgh 6 Buffalo 5, N.Y. Islanders 4 Carolina 5, Washington 4, OT Toronto 6, Detroit 2 St. Louis 3, Dallas 1 Colorado 4, Minnesota 3, OT Vegas 2, Los Angeles 0Saturdays GamesEdmonton 4, Calgary 3 Philadelphia 4, Boston 1 Detroit 5, Toronto 1 Ottawa 3, Montreal 0 Tampa Bay 3, Florida 2 Columbus at Chicago, late Arizona at Vancouver, late Anaheim at Los Angeles, lateTodays GamesNashville at Carolina, 1:30 p.m. St. Louis at Washington, 3 p.m. Colorado at Dallas, 6 p.m. San Jose at Vegas, 8 p.m.Mondays GameNew Jersey at Bern, 1:30 p.m.AUTO RACINGNASCAR MONSTER ENERGY CUPBANK OF AMERICA ROVAL 400 LINEUPAfter Fridays qualifying, race today, at Charlotte Motor Speedway Road Course, Concord, N.C. Lap length: 2.28 miles(Car number in parentheses)1. (41) Kurt Busch, Ford, 106.868 mph. 2. (47) AJ Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 106.811. 3. (88) Alex Bowman, Chevrolet, 106.800. 4. (9) Chase Elliott, Chevrolet, 106.596. 5. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 106.574. 6. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 106.462. 7. (14) Clint Bowyer, Ford, 106.332. 8. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 106.104. 9. (12) Ryan Blaney, Ford, 105.919. 10. (37) Chris Buescher, Chevrolet, 105.556. 11. (8) Daniel Hemric, Chevrolet, 105.507. 12. (20) Erik Jones, Toyota, 105.409. 13. (78) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 106.060. 14. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 105.807. 15. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 105.788. 16. (6) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 105.749. 17. (19) Daniel Suarez, Toyota, 105.687. 18. (34) Michael McDowell, Ford, 105.681. 19. (4) Kevin Harvick, Ford, 105.302. 20. (10) Aric Almirola, Ford, 105.189. 21. (24) William Byron, Chevrolet, 105.120. 22. (21) Paul Menard, Ford, 105.095. 23. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 104.884. 24. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 104.709. 25. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 104.647. 26. (13) Ty Dillon, Chevrolet, 104.620. 27. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 104.479. 28. (32) Matt DiBenedetto, Ford, 104.352. 29. (31) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 104.341. 30. (38) David Ragan, Ford, 104.033. 31. (15) Justin Marks, Chevrolet, 103.936. 32. (95) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 103.549. 33. (72) Cole Whitt, Chevrolet, 103.260. 34. (43) Bubba Wallace, Chevrolet, 102.716. 35. (7) Ross Chastain, Chevrolet, 102.677. 36. (23) JJ Yeley, Toyota, 102.034. 37. (96) Jeffrey Earnhardt, Toyota, 101.950. 38. (00) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 101.089. 39. (51) Stanton Barrett, Ford, 100.255. 40. (66) Timmy Hill, Toyota, 100.071.NASCAR XFINITYDRIVE FOR THE CURE 200Saturday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, N.C. Lap length: 2.28 miles(Starting position in parentheses)1. (9) Chase Briscoe, Ford, 55 laps. 2. (4) Justin Marks, Chevrolet, 55. 3. (1) Austin Cindric, Ford, 55. 4. (10) Ryan Preece, Toyota, 55. 5. (13) Christopher Bell, Toyota, 55. 6. (7) Matt Tifft, Chevrolet, 55. 7. (6) Cole Custer, Ford, 55. 8. (14) Kaz Grala, Ford, 55. 9. (3) Tyler Reddick, Chevrolet, 55. 10. (2) Daniel Hemric, Chevrolet, 55. 11. (15) Ryan Reed, Ford, 55. 12. (16) Ross Chastain, Chevrolet, 55. 13. (5) Alex Labbe, Chevrolet, 55. 14. (17) Elliott Sadler, Chevrolet, 55. 15. (12) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 55. 16. (11) Ryan Truex, Chevrolet, 55. 17. (18) Brendan Gaughan, Chevrolet, 55. 18. (19) Jeremy Clements, Chevrolet, 55. 19. (25) Spencer Gallagher, Chevrolet, 55. 20. (23) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, 55. 21. (21) Lawson Aschenbach, Chevrolet, 55. 22. (22) Brandon Jones, Toyota, 55. 23. (29) Joey Gase, Chevrolet, 55. 24. (28) Josh Bilicki, Toyota, 55. 25. (36) Garrett Smithley, Chevrolet, 55. 26. (30) Ray Black II, Chevrolet, 55. 27. (34) David Starr, Chevrolet, 55. 28. (37) Chad Finchum, Dodge, 55. 29. (35) Spencer Boyd, Chevrolet, 55. 30. (33) Dylan Murcott, Chevrolet, 55. 31. (40) Vinnie Miller, Chevrolet, 52. 32. (24) Timmy Hill, Toyota, 50. 33. (26) Katherine Legge, Chevrolet, 50. 34. (8) Ty Majeski, Ford, 49. 35. (32) Bayley Currey, Toyota, engine, 37. 36. (27) Ryan Sieg, Chevrolet, suspension, 37. 37. (20) Andy Lally, Chevrolet, accident, 34. 38. (31) Landon Cassill, Dodge, engine, 30. 39. (39) Jeff Green, Chevrolet, brakes, 20. 40. (38) JJ Yeley, Chevrolet, suspension, 6.Race StatisticsAverage Speed of Race Winner: 81.267 mph. Time of Race: 1 hour, 32 minutes, 35 seconds. Margin of Victory: 1.478 seconds. Caution Flags: 5 for 10 laps. Lead Changes: 4 among 4 drivers. Lap Leaders: A. Cindric 1-13; D. Hemric 14-17; C. Briscoe 18-26; C. Bell 27-31; C. Briscoe 32-55. Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Lead, Laps Led): C. Briscoe 2 times for 33 laps; A. Cindric 1 time for 13 laps; C. Bell 1 time for 5 laps; D. Hemric 1 time for 4 laps.FORMULA ONERUSSIAN GRAND PRIX QUALIFYINGAfter Saturday qualifying, race today, at Sochi Autodrom, Sochi, Russia Lap length: 3.63 miles 1. Valtteri Bottas, Finland, Mercedes, 1:31.387. 2. Lewis Hamilton, Britain, Mercedes, 1:31.532. 3. Sebastian Vettel, Germany, Ferrari, 1:31.943. 4. Kimi Raikkonen, Finland, Ferrari, 1:32.237. 5. Kevin Magnussen, Denmark, Haas Ferrari, 1:33.181. 6. Esteban Ocon, France, Force India Mercedes, 1:33.413. 7. Charles Leclerc, Monaco, Sauber Ferrari, 1:33.419. 8. Sergio Perez, Mexico, Force India Mercedes, 1:33.563. 9. Romain Grosjean, France, Haas Ferrari, 1:33.704. 10. Marcus Ericsson, Sweden, Sauber Ferrari, 1:35.196. 11. Max Verstappen, Netherlands, Red Bull Racing Tag Heuer, 1:33.048. 12. Daniel Ricciardo, Australia, Red Bull Racing Tag Heuer, 1:33.247. 13. Pierre Gasly, France, Scuderia Toro Rosso Honda, 1:34.383. 14. Carlos Sainz, Spain, Renault, 1:34.626. 15. Nico Hulkenberg, Germany, Renault, 1:34.655. 16. Brendon Hartley, New Zealand, Scuderia Toro Rosso Honda, 1:35.037. 17. Fernando Alonso, Spain, McLaren Renault, 1:35.504. 18. Sergey Sirotkin, Russia, Williams Mercedes, 1:35.612. 19. Stoffel Vandoorne, Belgium, McLaren Renault, 1:35.977. 20. Lance Stroll, Canada, Williams Mercedes, 1:36.437.GOLFEUROPEAN TOURRYDER CUP EUROPE 10, UNITED STATES 6At Le Golf National, Saint-Quentin-EnYvelines, France (All times Eastern) Yardage: 7,183; Par: 71Saturday FOURBALLS EUROPE 3, UNITED STATES 1Rory McIlroy and Sergio Garcia, Europe, def. Brooks Koepka and Tony Finau, United States, 2 and 1. Paul Casey and Tyrrell Hatton, Europe, def. Dustin Johnson and Rickie Fowler, United States, 3 and 2. Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood, Europe, def. Tiger Woods and Patrick Reed, United States, 4 and 3. Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth, United States, def. Ian Poulter and Jon Rahm, Europe, 2 and 1.FOURSOMES UNITED STATES 2, EUROPE 2Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson, Europe, def. Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka, United States, 2 and 1. Bubba Watson and Webb Simpson, United States, def. Sergio Garcia and Alex Noren, Europe, 3 and 2. Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood, Europe, def. Tiger Woods and Bryson DeChambeau, United States, 5 and 4. Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth, United States, def. Ian Poulter and Rory McIlroy, Europe, 5 and 4.Friday FOURBALLS UNITED STATES 3, EUROPE 1Brooks Koepka and Tony Finau, United States, def. Justin Rose and Jon Rahm, Europe, 1 up. Dustin Johnson and Rickie Fowler, United States, def. Rory McIlroy and Thorbjorn Olesen, Europe, 4 and 2. Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas, United States, def. Paul Casey and Tyrrell Hatton, Europe, 1 up. Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood, Europe, def. Patrick Reed and Tiger Woods, United States, 3 and 1.FOURSOMES EUROPE 4, UNITED STATES 0Henrik Stenson and Justin Rose, Europe, def. Dustin Johnson and Rickie Fowler, United States, 3 and 2. Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter, Europe, def. Bubba Watson and Webb Simpson, United States, 4 and 2. Sergio Garcia and Alex Noren, Europe, def. Phil Mickelson and Bryson DeChambeau, United States, 5 and 4. Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood, Europe, def. Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth, United States, 5 and 4.Todays Pairings SINGLES6:05 a.m. „ Justin Thomas, United States, vs. Rory McIlroy, Europe 6:17 a.m. „ Brooks Koepka, U.S., vs. Paul Casey, Europe 6:29 a.m. „ Webb Simpson, U.S., vs. Justin Rose, Europe 6:41 a.m. „ Tiger Woods, U.S., vs. Jon Rahm, Europe 6:53 a.m. „ Tony Finau, U.S., vs. Tommy Fleetwood, Europe 7:05 a.m. „ Dustin Johnson, U.S., vs. Ian Poulter, Europe 7:17 a.m. „ Jordan Spieth, U.S., vs. Thorbjorn Olesen, Europe 7:29 a.m. „ Rickie Fowler, U.S., vs. Sergio Garcia, Europe 7:41 a.m. „ Phil Mickelson, U.S., vs. Franceso Molinari, Europe 7:53 a.m. „ Patrick Reed, U.S., vs. Tyrrell Hatton, Europe 8:05 a.m. „ Bubba Watson, U.S., vs. Henrik Stenson, Europe 8:17 a.m. „ Bryson DeChambeau, U.S., vs. Alex Noren, EuropePGA TOUR CHAMPIONSPURE INSURANCE CHAMPIONSHIPFridays results from Pebble Beach, Calif. At b-Pebble Beach GL (Yardage: 6,864; Par: 72) At h-Poppy Hills GC (Yarage: 6,898; Par: 71) Purse: $2.1 million (Scores are in par order)First RoundDavid Frost 32-34„66 -6b Marco Dawson 33-34„67 -5b Ken Tanigawa 33-34„67 -5b Olin Browne 33-34„67 -5b Hale Irwin 30-37„67 -5b Bernhard Langer 33-34„67 -4h Tom Pernice Jr. 34-33„67 -4h Scott McCarron 31-36„67 -4h Joe Durant 31-36„67 -4h Tom Gillis 33-35„68 -4b Paul Broadhurst 35-33„68 -4b Kirk Triplett 35-33„68 -4b Duffy Waldorf 33-35„68 -4b Doug Garwood 33-36„69 -3b Fran Quinn 35-34„69 -3b Gary Hallberg 33-35„68 -3h Woody Austin 35-33„68 -3h Billy Mayfair 34-34„68 -3h Scott Parel 35-34„69 -3b Mark Calcavecchia 34-35„69 -2h Kevin Sutherland 35-34„69 -2h Bob Estes 34-36„70 -2b Jay Haas 34-35„69 -2h Tom Byrum 35-35„70 -2b Fred Couples 33-36„69 -2h Kent Jones 33-36„69 -2h Carlos Franco 34-35„69 -2h Mike Goodes 33-36„69 -2h Glen Day 35-36„71 -1b Jerry Smith 36-35„71 -1b Tommy Tolles 36-35„71 -1b Dan Forsman 36-34„70 -1h Scott Dunlap 37-34„71 -1b Mark Brooks 35-35„70 -1h Mark Walker 34-36„70 -1h Loren Roberts 35-37„72 Eb Jeff Maggert 33-38„71 Eh Darren Clarke 36-35„71 Eh Stephen Ames 35-36„71 Eh Jerry Kelly 35-36„71 Eh Jeff Sluman 35-36„71 Eh Joey Sindelar 32-39„71 Eh Steve Pate 34-38„72 Eb Colin Montgomerie 35-36„71 Eh Scott Simpson 37-35„72 Eb Kenny Perry 39-33„72 Eb Paul Goydos 36-36„72 Eb Jesper Parnevik 35-37„72 Eb David McKenzie 35-36„71 Eh Brian Henninger 35-36„71 Eh Willie Wood 38-35„73 +1b Gene Sauers 38-34„72 +1h Vijay Singh 38-34„72 +1h Sandy Lyle 35-37„72 +1h Grant Waite 37-36„73 +1b Mark OMeara 36-37„73 +1b Russ Cochran 36-37„73 +1b Rocco Mediate 36-37„73 +1b Peter Lonard 35-38„73 +1b Blaine McCallister 34-38„72 +1h Tom Watson 37-36„73 +1b Larry Mize 38-36„74 +2b Robert Gamez 35-38„73 +2h John Cook 36-39„75 +3b Tommy Armour III 40-34„74 +3h Tim Petrovic 35-39„74 +3h Jeff Brehaut 38-36„74 +3h Steve Lowery 39-38„77 +5b Todd Hamilton 38-39„77 +5b Lee Janzen 40-37„77 +5b Chris DiMarco 40-37„77 +6h Ken Green 38-40„78 +6b Bill Glasson 41-37„78 +6b Dudley Hart 40-37„77 +6h Bob Gilder 39-38„77 +6h Scott Verplank 38-39„77 +6h Jay Don Blake 38-40„78 +7h Esteban Toledo 39-40„79 +7b Charlie Rymer 44-36„80 +8b Keith Huber 39-42„81 +9b Wes Short, Jr. 41-39„80 +9hTENNISATP WORLD TOUR CHENGDU OPENSaturday at Sichuan International Tennis Center, Chengdu, China Purse: $1.18 million (WT250); Surface: Hard-Outdoor Mens SinglesSemi“nalsFabio Fognini (1), Italy, def. Taylor Fritz, United States, 6-7 (5), 6-0, 6-3. Bernard Tomic, Australia, def. Joao Sousa (7), Portugal, 6-4, 6-4.SHENZHEN OPEN Saturday at Longgang Sports Center, Shenzhen, China Purse: $800,320 (WT250). Surface: Hard-OutdoorMens Singles Semi“nalsPierre-Hugues Herbert, France, def. Alex de Minaur (7), Australia, 7-5, 2-6, 7-6 (8). Yoshihito Nishioka, Japan, def. Fernando Verdasco (5), Spain, 1-6, 6-3, 7-6 (5).WTA TOURDONGFENG MOTOR WUHAN OPENSaturday at Wuhan Optical Valley Tennis Centre, Wuhan, China Purse: $2.75 million (Premier); Surface: Hard-OutdoorWomens Singles ChampionshipAryna Sabalenka, Belarus, def. Anett Kontaveit, Estonia, 6-3, 6-3.Womens Doubles ChampionshipElise Mertens, Belgium, and Demi Schuurs (6), Netherlands, def. Andrea Sestini Hlavackova and Barbora Strycova (2), Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-3.TASHKENT OPENSaturday at The Olympic Tennis School Tashkent, Uzbekistan Purse: $226,750 (Intl.) Surface: Hard-OutdoorWomens Singles ChampionshipMargarita Gasparyan, Russia, def. Anastasia Potapova, Russia, 6-2, 6-1.Womens Doubles ChampionshipOlga Danilovic, Serbia, and Tamara Zidansek, Slovenia, def. Irina-Camelia Begu and Raluca Olaru (1), Romania, 7-5, 6-3.SOCCERMAJOR LEAGUE SOCCERAll times Eastern EASTERN CONFERENCE W L T PTS GF GA Atlanta United FC 19 5 6 63 65 36 New York Red Bulls 18 7 5 59 55 32 New York City FC 15 9 8 53 55 41 Columbus 13 9 9 48 39 38 Philadelphia 14 12 5 47 43 45 Montreal 12 15 4 40 42 52 D.C. United 10 11 8 38 53 48 New England 8 11 11 35 44 49 Toronto FC 9 15 6 33 54 58 Chicago 8 16 7 31 46 57 Orlando City 7 18 4 25 40 66 WESTERN CONFERENCE W L T PTS GF GA FC Dallas 15 6 8 53 49 38 Sporting Kansas City 15 8 6 51 54 36 Los Angeles FC 14 8 8 50 58 46 Seattle 14 11 5 47 41 32 Portland 13 9 8 47 46 45 Real Salt Lake 13 11 6 45 49 49 Los Angeles Galaxy 11 11 8 41 57 59 Vancouver 11 11 7 40 47 56 Minnesota United 11 16 3 36 45 58 Houston 8 13 8 32 47 43 Colorado 6 18 6 24 32 59 San Jose 4 18 8 20 45 63 3 points for victory, 1 point for tieSept. 26New York City FC 2, Chicago 0Saturdays GamesChicago 3, Los Angeles FC 1 Seattle 4, Colorado 0 D.C. United 5, Montreal 0 Philadelphia 0, Columbus 0, tie Toronto FC 4, New England 1 Minnesota United 2, New York City FC 1 San Jose at Houston, late Vancouver at Los Angeles Galaxy, late FC Dallas at Portland, lateTodays GamesAtlanta United FC at New York, 1 p.m. Real Salt Lake at Sporting Kansas City, 5 p.m.Saturday, Oct. 6Columbus at Montreal, 3 p.m. New England at Atlanta United FC, 3:30 p.m. Vancouver at Toronto FC, 5 p.m. Minnesota United at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. Orlando City at FC Dallas, 8 p.m. Los Angeles Galaxy at Sporting Kansas City, 8:30 p.m. Los Angeles FC at Colorado, 9 p.m. Portland at Real Salt Lake, 9:30 p.m. New York Red Bulls at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.Sunday, Oct. 7Chicago at D.C. United, 1 p.m.2018 U.S. MENS TEAM RESULTS/SCHEDULEAll times Eastern (Record: Won 3, Lost 1, Tied 3)Sunday, Jan. 28 „ United States 0, BosniaHerzogovina 0 Tuesday, March 27 „ United States 1, Paraguay 0 Monday, May 28 „ United States 3, Bolivia 0 Saturday, June 2 „ Ireland 1, United States 1 Saturday, June 9 „ United States 1, France 1 Friday, Sept. 7 „ Brazil 2, United States 0 Tuesday, Sept. 11 „ United States 1, Mexico 0 Thursday, Oct. 11 „ vs. Colombia at Tampa, Fla., 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16 „ vs. Peru at East Hartford, Conn., 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15 „ vs. England at London, 2:45 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20 „ vs. Italy at site TBA, 3 p.m.CFLCANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUEAll times Eastern EAST DIVISION W L T PTS. PF PA Ottawa 8 5 0 16 327 293 Hamilton 7 7 0 14 407 341 Montreal 3 10 0 6 218 402 Toronto 3 10 0 6 281 414 WEST DIVISION W L T PTS. PF PA Calgary 11 2 0 22 418 264 Saskatchewan 8 5 0 16 333 332 Edmonton 7 6 0 14 368 340 Winnipeg 6 7 0 12 396 330 B.C. 6 7 0 12 304 336Fridays GameCalgary 38, Toronto 16Saturdays GamesHamilton 40, BC 10 Winnipeg at Edmonton, lateTodays GameSaskatchewan at Montreal, 1 p.m.Friday, Oct. 5Winnipeg at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.Saturday, Oct. 6Toronto at BC, 7 p.m.


Page 6 SP The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018By NICK BAUMGARDERDETROIT FREE PRESS (TNS)EVANSTON, Ill. „ Michigan ”irted with a loss on the road. Again. But unlike the season opener at Notre Dame, this comeback was completed. Karan Higdons 5-yard touchdown run with 4:06 to play Saturday gave Michigan its “rst lead of the contest, and proved to be the winner as the Wolverines erased a 17-point de“cit to win 20-17 at Northwestern. The Wolverines (4-1, 2-0 Big Ten) will return home to play Maryland next Saturday. On this day, Michigan “nished the game with 11 penalties for 100 yards. The Wolverines struggled with vanilla offense and sloppy defense throughout a nightmarish “rst half. Couldnt get much going through the air. Couldnt get much going on the ground. But found a way. Higdon “nished with 30 carries for 115 yards and two scores, and Patterson was 15-for-24 passing for 196 yards. He made numerous key plays on the ground, evading defenders and gaining 31 yards on seven carries. Michigans defense allowed 10 points and 105 yards in the “rst quarter, but kept the Wildcats in check the rest of the way, as Northwestern “nished with 202 yards of total offense. After a poor “rst half, Michigan found itself down 17-7 at halftime. A productive early third-quarter drive moved 69 yards in 11 plays, but Pattersons throw to an open Grant Perry in the end zone was long, resulting in a “eld goal. Michigan got another defensive stop, leading to another lengthy drive „ highlighted by a 24-yard throw from Patterson to Nick Eubanks. Pattersons attempt for Nico Collins on a slant in the end zone went high. Quinn Nordin added another “eld goal in the red zone, making it 17-13 Wildcats after three quarters. After another defensive stop, Michigan had a drive stopped on a controversial holding call on Higdon that wiped out a “rst-down scramble from Patterson. After a punt and another hold by the defense, Patterson methodically moved the ball down the “eld once more, zipping in a throw for 22 yards to tight end Zach Gentry to set up “rst-and-goal from the 6-yard line with “ve minutes to play. Higdon crashed in off right tackle from “ve yards out to give the Wolverines their “rst lead of the game, 20-17, with 4:06 to play. Northwestern had one “nal chance with four seconds left at its own 49, but Josh Uche sacked Clayton Thorson as time expired. Northwestern dominated the “rst half, taking the opening drive 56 yards for a touchdown, then adding a “eld goal with 3:58 left in the “rst quarter. The Wildcats then took a botched Michigan fourth-down play and turned it into a 52-yard touchdown drive, polished off by a 3-yard scoring run from John Moten IV, putting the Wolverines down 17-0.Michigan completes comeback for win over Northwestern By JOEDY McCREARYAP SPORTS WRITERDURHAM, N.C. „ Ryan Willis threw for 332 yards and a career-best three touchdowns in his “rst start at Virginia Tech, helping the Hokies upset No. 22 Duke 31-14 on Saturday night. Willis, a transfer from Kansas taking over for injured starter Josh Jackson, was 17 of 27 with a 27-yard TD pass to Damon Hazelton, a 67-yard catchand-run score to Dalton Keene and a game-sealing 10-yarder to Phil Patterson. Humiliated in a 14-point loss at Old Dominion last week, the Hokies (2-2, 2-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) bounced back strong, leading virtually all night to earn another lopsided road victory against a ranked league opponent. They routed then-No. 19 Florida State 24-3 in the opener. Daniel Jones „ back in the starting lineup three weeks after breaking his collar bone „ was 23 of 35 for 226 yards with a 23-yard touchdown pass to Noah Gray and an interception for the Blue Devils (4-1, 0-1), and Deon Jackson had a short touchdown run that cut the de“cit to 24-14 early in the fourth quarter. Ranked for the “rst time since 2015, they were denied their “rst 5-0 start since 1994 and instead saw the end of a seven-game winning streak that dated to last season. Steven Peoples had a 6-yard touchdown run and Brian Johnson kicked a 28-yard “eld goal for the Hokies.THE TAKEAWAYVirginia Tech: These Hokies looked nothing like the crew that gave up seven touchdowns and 631 total yards „ the worst in a quarter-century with defensive coordinator Bud Foster „ at Old Dominion. This time, they held Duke to almost half of that (327). When they had the ball, Willis didnt look much like a backup „ instead teaming with his receivers to make Dukes young secondary look, well, young. Duke: The Blue Devils wont like these parallels, easy as they are to draw. For the second straight year, a 4-0 start was wiped out by a no-show loss at home in the league opener against a high-pro“le Coastal Division opponent; Miami had that honor in 2017, routing Duke 31-6 a year to the day before this one. Now the challenge is to prevent a repeat of what followed that one: A sixgame losing streak that put bowl eligibility in peril.UP NEXTVirginia Tech: Plays host to No. 8 Notre Dame next Saturday. Duke: Has next weekend off to regroup and prepare for Georgia Tech on Oct. 13.Willis leads Virginia Tech to 31-14 upset of No. 22 Duke AP PHOTOVirginia Techs Hezekiah Grimsley reaches for a pass during the “rst half of an NCAA college football game against Dukes Leonard Johnson. CFB: Virginia Tech 31, No. 22 Duke 14 CFB: No. 14 Michigan 20, Northwestern 17By NATHAN KINGASSOCIATED PRESSAUBURN, Ala. „ Jarrett Stidham threw for 245 yards and two touchdowns and No. 10 Auburn beat Southern Miss 24-13 on Saturday night in a game disrupted for nearly three hours by lightning. Playing behind a shuf”ed offensive line, Stidham completed 19 of 33 attempts, including touchdowns of 46 yards to Seth Williams and 2 yards to Chandler Cox, while enduring four sacks. The Tigers (4-1) had built a 14-3 lead in the “rst half before the game was delayed for two hours, 44 minutes at the 4:27 mark of the second quarter as lightning forced players and fans to take shelter. Williams “nished with two receptions for 60 yards, including the freshmans “rst career score. Darius Slayton led Auburn with “ve catches for 91 yards. Stidham was forced to work behind a shuf”ing offensive line. Freshman Nick Brahms made his second straight start at center only to be replaced by Kaleb Kim, who started the teams “rst three games. Both of Auburns starting tackles were also helped to the locker room in the second half. Left tackle Prince Tega Wanogho was replaced by junior Bailey Sharp, and right tackle Jack Driscoll by freshman Calvin Ashley. The Tigers ground game produced just 96 yards as Auburn failed to break the 100-yard mark in back-to-back games for the “rst time since 2012. JaTarvious Whitlow left the game with a shoulder injury before the delay and returned without pads. Junior Kam Martin led the Tigers with 90 yards on 24 carries. Entering the game as the No. 8 passing offense in the nation, Southern Miss (2-2) relied heavily on sophomore quarterback Jack Abraham, who completed 30 of 44 passes for 215 yards, a score and two interceptions. Auburn limited the Golden Eagles to 45 yards on the ground.UP NEXTAuburn is at No. 23 Mississippi State next Saturday. Southern Miss is at North Texas on Oct. 13. CFB: No. 17 Kentucky 24, South Carolina 10 CFB: No. 10 Auburn 24, Southern Miss 13No. 10 Auburn beats Southern Miss 24-13 after long delay AP PHOTOAuburn linebacker Deshaun Davis tackles Southern Miss running back Trivenskey Mosley during the “rst half of an NCAA college football game. By GARY B. GRAVESAP SPORTS WRITERLEXINGTON, Ky. „ Benny Snell Jr. ran for 99 yards and one of Kentuckys three consecutive “rst-half touchdowns before the No. 17 Wildcats held on for a 24-10 victory over South Carolina on Saturday night. Kentucky (5-0, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) quashed initial concerns about a letdown following their “rst Top 25 ranking since November 2007 by scoring on four straight drives to lead 24-3 at halftime. The Wildcats ended up needing that cushion to offset a scoreless second half and Jake Bentleys 58-yard, third quarter TD pass that kept the Gamecocks (2-2, 1-2) within striking distance. Mike Edwards interception with 3:47 remaining snuffed one chance by the Gamecocks before they turned the ball over on downs in the “nal minute. That sealed Kentuckys “fth consecutive series win and continued its best SEC start since 1977. Snells rushing yardage on 28 carries also made him the third Wildcat to break 3,000 career. His 4-yard score with 4:53 remaining in the second quarter extended his TD record to 40. Quarterback Terry Wilson and A.J. Rose ran for TDs from 1 and 24 yards as Kentucky edged South Carolina 327-321 in yardage. The Wildcats also registered four takeaways, scoring 10 points off a fumble and interception.POLL IMPLICATIONSKentuckys “rst Top 25 presence in 11 years will last another week.THE TAKEAWAYSouth Carolina: The Gamecocks passing game cranked up after halftime and they were within two possessions midway in the fourth quarter. But catch-up through the air also resulted in costly interceptions by Bentley (13 of 28 passing, 148 yards), including one in the end zone. Kentucky: The Wildcats seemed headed toward a second consecutive SEC rout at the break by dominating the Gamecocks on both sides of the ball. A scoreless second half opened the door for South Carolina, but the defense came up with two timely turnovers to preserve the lead. That was enough to offset the TD that marked the first points theyve allowed in the third quarter this season. UP NEXTSouth Carolina hosts Missouri on Saturday to open a three-game homestand. Kentucky visits Texas A&M on Saturday in its “rst SEC meeting with the Aggies.Kentucky tops South Carolina to remain unbeaten AP PHOTOKentucky running back Asim Rose scores a touchdown during the “rst half of Saturdays game.


The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 SP Page 7 berth. The Panthers scored on Maurice Ffrenchs 58-yard catch-and-run and Rafael Araujo-Lopes 86-yard punt return. Milton was 18 of 34 passing with no interceptions. Kenny Pickett was 16 of 26 for 163 yards, one touchdown and one interception for Pitt, which was limited to 109 yards rushing.THE TAKEAWAYPitt: One of the ways the Panthers had hoped to slow Milton was with an effective running game that helped them kept the UCF quarterback off the field for long stretches. That never materialized. The Knights ran 47 plays to Pitts 28 in the opening half, outgaining the Panthers 316 yards to 114, including 119-36 rushing. UCF: While Pitt isnt one of the top teams in the Atlantic Coast Conference, the Knights dominating performance nevertheless was impressive. Milton completed passes to six different receivers and easily would have passed for even more yardage is he had been as accurate as usual on deep throws.POLL IMPLICATIONSThe Knights were unbeaten last season, but not invited to the CFP after winning the AAC. They climbed three spots in the Top 25 after beating FAU and didnt do anything Saturday to deter an upward trend.UP NEXTPitt : Home vs. Syracuse. UCF : AAC home opener against SMU.UCF CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) „ With new starting quarterback Trevor Lawrence knocked out of the game, Travis Etienne scored on a 2-yard run with 41 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter to give No. 3 Clemson a 27-23 victory over Syracuse on Saturday. Etienne had three TDs and a career-high 203 yards rushing to bail out the quarterback-depleted Tigers (5-0, 2-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). They went from having one too many starting-caliber QBs earlier in the week to not enough by the second half against the Orange (4-1, 1-1). Lawrence left his “rst career start late in the second quarter with a possible concussion. Lawrence was promoted to starter earlier in the week by coach Dabo Swinney and that prompted senior Kelly Bryant, who had started the “rst four games and led the Tigers to the College Football Playoff last year, to leave the team. That left one-time third-stringer Chase Brice to lead the comeback „ and it looked bleak when Syracuses Eric Dungey bulled his way in for a 1-yard score with 12:58 remaining to make it 23-13. Etiennes 26-yard touchdown run with 11:08 to go drew Clemson within a “eld goal and Brice, a redshirt freshman with just eight career passes, directed a 94-yard scoring drive that included a 20-yard completion on fourth-and-6 to keep things going. Dungey was sacked twice by freshman Xavier Thomas on Syracuses “nal drive. The Orange were trying for their “rst 5-0 start since 1987. Dungey “nished with two rushing touchdowns. He was 26 of 41 passing for 250 yards and an interception.No. 1 Alabama 56, LouisianaLafayette 14TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) „ Jaylen Waddle returned a punt for a touchdown and caught two scoring passes, including a 94-yarder, for Alabama. Quarterbacks Tua Tagovailoa and Jalen Hurts staked the Crimson Tide (5-0) to a 49-0 halftime lead over the Ragin Cajuns (1-3) en route to the defending national champions latest blowout. Then third-teamer Mac Jones got into the act with his 94-yarder to the freshman Waddle late in the third quarter. It tied for the second-longest TD catch in Alabama history. Alabama has scored at least 45 points “ve games in a row for the “rst time in program history. Tagovailoa completed all eight of his attempts for 128 yards and two touchdowns, mostly in the “rst quarter. Hurts was 4 of 6 for 118 yards, including a 54-yard touchdown to Henry Ruggs III. Ruggs caught “ve passes for 116 yards and two TDs. Waddle gained 138 yards on three catches and returned a punt 63 yards for a score.No. 2 Georgia 38, Tennessee 12ATHENS, Ga. (AP) „ DAndre Swift ran for two touchdowns, including a late 14-yarder, and Georgia used dominant defense to overcome a sluggish offensive start. Freshman quarterback Justin Fields scored on runs of 12 and 15 yards, and Isaac Nauta had a 31-yard fumble return for a scpore. The Bulldogs led by 12 points early in the “nal quarter before pulling away. Georgia (5-0, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) scored touchdowns on its last drive of the “rst half and opening possession after halftime but otherwise couldnt maintain momentum. Jake Fromm completed 16 of 22 passes for 185 yards while sharing time with Fields. Tennessee (2-3, 0-2) was held to 209 yards.No. 6 Oklahoma 66, Baylor 33NORMAN, Okla. (AP) „ Kyler Murray sat out Oklahomas “rst offensive series then came on to pass for 432 yards and six touchdowns. Austin Kendall opened the game, but Murray entered on the second possession and played nearly ”awless football. His passing touchdown total tied for second-best in school history behind Baker May“elds seven against Texas Tech in 2016. The school would not say why Murray didnt start. Murray also ran for 45 yards and a score for the Sooners (5-0, 2-0 Big 12). Marquise Brown caught “ve passes for 132 yards and two touchdowns, CeeDee Lamb had 101 yards receiving and Lee Morris caught two touchdown passes for the Sooners. Murray completed 10 of 11 passes for 192 yards and four touchdowns in the “rst half to help the Sooners take a 28-9 lead. Murray threw a 50-yard touchdown pass to Brown later in the third quarter, then scored on a 1-yard run on an untimed down on the last play of the period to put the Sooners up 49-23. Charlie Brewer passed for 400 yards and two touchdowns, and Denzel Mims had 11 catches for 114 yards and a touchdown for Baylor (3-2, 1-1).No. 12 West Virginia 42, No. 25 Texas Tech 34LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) „ Will Grier threw for 370 yards and three touchdowns, Keith Washington thwarted a rally with 51-yard interception return for a score for West Virginia. Marcus Simms had nine catches for a career-high 138 yards „ all in the “rst half „ for his third straight 100-yard game. The Mountaineers (4-0, 2-0 Big 12) scored 28 “rst-quarter points. Texas Tech true freshman Alan Bowman, the nations leading passer coming in, didnt return after getting injured in the “rst half when he was sandwiched on hits by Ezekiel Rose and Washington as he threw a pass. Jett Dudley had his “rst career touchdown pass and TD run “lling in for Bowman as the Red Raiders (3-2, 1-1) stayed close after trailing 35-10 at halftime. With Texas Tech driving for a potential tying score late in the fourth quarter, Duffeys second interceptions was a leaping grab by Washington, who returned it for a 42-27 lead.No. 18 Texas 19, Kansas State 14MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) „ Sam Ehlinger threw for 207 yards and a touchdown, DShawn Jamison returned a punt 90 yards for another score and Texas snap a “vegame road losing streak to Kansas State. Keaontay Ingram churned for a “rst down with less than three minutes to go, allowing the red-hot Longhorns (4-1, 2-0 Big 12) to run out the clock after blowing much of a 19-0 halftime lead. Skylar Thompson threw for 96 yards in relief of ineffective quarterback Alex Delton, and he led the Wildcats (2-3, 0-2) to a pair of touchdowns in the second half. But after they got the ball back with 7:12 to go, Thompson threw a pair of incompletions as Kansas State went threeand-out, and coach Bill Snyders offense never got another opportunity with the ball. The Longhorns leaned on their defense in the opening half, getting a pair of sacks by Charles Omenihu „ one for a safety „ while shutting down Kansas States powerful run game.No. 21 Michigan State 31, Central Michigan 20EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) „ Brian Lewerke ran for two touchdowns in the “rst half, and Michigan State overcame a slow start and an underwhelming “nish. The Spartans (3-1) entered with the nations top-ranked run defense and held CMU (1-4) to 5 yards on the ground in the “rst half. Michigan State led 31-3 before letting the Chippewas rally. Connor Heyward and LaDarius Jefferson also ran for touchdowns for the Spartans.No. 3 Clemson rallies to beat Syracuse 27-23 AP PHOTOWest Virginias Will Grier throws down “eld during the “rst half of an NCAA college football game against Texas Tech, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas. AP PHOTOClemsons Travis Etienne celebrates his touchdown with Tee Higgins and Gage Cervenka during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Syracuse, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Clemson, S.C. Clemson won 27-23. Francois brought the Seminoles back in the second half with touchdown passes of 55 yards to Tamorrion Terry and 25 yards to Tre McKitty. The latter score made it 24-21 with 9:55 left in the game.THE TAKEAWAYFlorida State: The Seminoles needed Murray and Francois heroics to avoid just their second 0-3 start in ACC history, but a tough road still looms ahead. Florida State has ranked opponents Miami (Fla.), Notre Dame and Clemson on their docket. Louisville: The Cardinals offense did look improved and more ef“cient, but mental errors still continue to plague the unit. Pass had a couple of overthrows to open receivers down“eld that could have blown open the game for Louisville. Instead, those missed opportunities allowed the Seminoles to stay in the game, and Pass late play proved devastating.ETHERIDGE RETURNSLouisvilles defense has been hampered by the injury bug all season, but the Cardinals did get one of their playmakers back Saturday. Dorian Etheridge, who missed the last two games after injuring his ankle in the “rst half against Indiana State three weeks ago, started for the Cardinals and made a team-high “ve tackles. The sophomore linebacker was an ESPN All American last season.UP NEXTFlorida State goes on the road again and plays No. 16 Miami next Saturday. Itll be the third straight conference road game for the Seminoles.NOLESFROM PAGE 1 FROM PAGE 1Fitzgerald “red a perfect pass down“eld to Osirus Mitchell, but the ball bounced awkwardly off his hands and fell to the turf. The Bulldogs had one more chance late in the fourth quarter, but Fitzgerald was sacked on fourth down. Mississippi State has scored just one touchdown over the past two games. Mullens Gators took the “eld to plenty of cowbells and lots of boos before Saturdays game, though the reception wasnt much worse than most opposing teams get in Starkville. Once the game started, highlights were limited. Both teams stuck to a conservative, ground-based offense that produced no “rst-half touchdowns and the Bulldogs took a 6-3 lead into halftime. THE TAKEAWAYFlorida has now won three straight games since losing to Kentucky in the second week of the season. The Gators leaned on their defense one week after the offense carried them to a 47-21 win over Tennessee. It was another ugly performance from Mississippi State, which also lost to Kentucky 28-7 last week. The Bulldogs have no rhythm offensively and are struggling to both run and pass. Its obviously very early in the coach Joe Moorhead-Mississippi State marriage, but right now, its a little rocky in Starkville. Mississippi State managed just 202 total yards.UP NEXTFlorida hosts LSU next Saturday. Mississippi State hosts Auburn next Saturday.FLORIDAFROM PAGE 1


Page 8 SP The Sun | Sunday, September 30, 2018 TODAY / TONIGHTA thunderstorm in spots Partly cloudy and humidHIGH 92 LOW 7440% chance of rain 10% chance of rainMostly cloudy and humid with a t-storm92 / 7455% chance of rain MONDAY GULF WATER TEMPERATUREPartly sunny, a t-storm around in the p.m.90 / 7340% chance of rain TUESDAYMostly sunny, a t-storm around in the p.m.91 / 7340% chance of rain WEDNESDAYSunny and humid91 / 7120% chance of rain FRIDAYPartly sunny, showers around in the p.m.91 / 7260% chance of rain THURSDAY 1 3 7 7 3 1 Trees Grass Weeds Moldsabsentlowmoderatehighvery highabsent 050100150200300500 350-50 Good; 51-100 Moderate; 101-150 Unhealthy for sensitive groups; 151-200 Unhealthy; 201-300 Very Unhealthy; 301-500 HazardousSource : 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 AccuWeather. com composite of effective temperature based on eight weather factors.UV Index and RealFeel Temperature TodayPrecipitation (in inches)Precipitation (in inches)Precipitation (in inches)Temperatures Temperatures TemperaturesSource : National Allergy Bureau CONDITIONS TODAY AIR QUALITY INDEX POLLEN INDEX WEATHER HISTORY WEATHER TRIVIA’ PORT CHARLOTTE SEBRING VENICE83911001009391Air Quality Index readings as of SaturdayMain pollutant: ParticulatesPunta Gorda through 2 p.m. Saturday Sebring through 2 p.m. Saturday Venice through 2 p.m. Saturday24 hours through 2 p.m. Sat. 0.00Ž Month to date 7.57Ž Normal month to date 6.68Ž Year to date 56.27Ž Normal year to date 43.87Ž Record 1.58Ž (1996) 24 hours through 2 p.m. Sat. 0.00Ž 24 hours through 2 p.m. Sat. 0.00Ž Month to date 5.94Ž Normal month to date 6.76Ž Year to date 38.76Ž Normal year to date 42.60Ž Record 1.58Ž (1995) High/Low 92/75 Normal High/Low 90/71 Record High 94 (1974) Record Low 64 (2006) High/Low 91/76 High/Low 93/77 Normal High/Low 88/71 Record High 95 (1988) Record Low 63 (1962)Pollen Index readings as of Saturday MONTHLY RAINFALLMonth 2018 2017 Avg. Record/Year J an. 1.98 0.88 1.80 9.93/2016 Feb. 0.66 0.94 2.52 11.05/1983 Mar. 0.53 0.80 3.28 9.26/1970 Apr. 1.15 1.59 2.03 5.80/1994 May 15.98 2.74 2.50 15.98/2018 J un. 6.23 14.79 8.92 23.99/1974 J ul. 9.80 9.02 8.22 14.22/1995 Aug. 12.37 13.12 8.01 15.60/1995 Sep. 7.57 12.46 6.84 14.03/1979 Oct. 2.54 2.93 10.88/1995 Nov. 0.44 1.91 5.53/2002 Dec. 1.04 1.78 6.83/2002 Y ear 56.27 60.36 50.74 (since 1931) T otals are from a 24-hour period ending at 5 p.m. City Hi Lo W Hi Lo W FLORIDA CITIES Today Mon.Apalachicola 89 77 t 89 74 t Bradenton 91 75 pc 91 75 t Clearwater 91 77 pc 91 77 t Coral Springs 90 79 t 90 78 t Daytona Beach 89 77 t 86 77 t Fort Lauderdale 88 80 t 88 80 t Fort Myers 92 73 pc 92 72 t Gainesville 92 71 pc 89 71 t Jacksonville 87 75 t 83 73 t Key Largo 87 80 t 87 80 sh Key West 90 81 pc 90 81 sh Lakeland 90 74 pc 91 73 t Melbourne 89 78 t 89 77 t Miami 89 78 t 89 78 t Naples 91 76 pc 92 76 t Ocala 92 73 pc 89 72 t Okeechobee 87 73 pc 87 72 t Orlando 91 76 pc 89 76 t Panama City 89 72 t 88 70 t Pensacola 89 75 t 88 72 t Pompano Beach 89 81 t 89 81 t St. Augustine 87 76 t 84 77 t St. Petersburg 92 74 pc 92 73 t Sarasota 91 73 pc 91 73 t Tallahassee 91 72 t 89 71 t Tampa 93 77 pc 94 76 t Vero Beach 88 76 t 88 76 t West Palm Beach 89 78 t 89 78 t Punta 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 TIDES MARINEPossible weather-related delays today. Check with your airline for the most updated schedules. Hi/Lo Outlook Delays AIRPORTToday 6:05a 12:24a 8:51p 2:12p Mon. 6:53a 12:54a 11:01p 3:30p Today 4:42a 12:28p 7:28p 11:10p Mon. 5:30a 1:46p 9:38p 11:46p Today 3:05a 11:36a ----Mon. 3:50a 12:54p ----Today 6:37a 12:53a 9:23p 2:41p Mon. 7:25a 1:23a 11:33p 3:59p Today 2:57a 11:07a 5:43p 9:49p Mon. 3:45a 12:25p 7:53p 10:25p E 8-16 1-2 Light E 7-14 1-3 LightFt. Myers 92/73 part cldy all day Punta Gorda 93/74 part cldy afternoon Sarasota 91/73 part cldy afternoon The Sun Rise Set The Moon Rise Set 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. SUN AND MOON SOLUNAR TABLELast Oct 2 New Oct 8 First Oct 16 Full Oct 24 Today 11:31 p.m. 12:28 p.m. Monday none 1:28 p.m. Today 7:20 a.m. 7:16 p.m. Monday 7:21 a.m. 7:15 p.m. Today 10:42a 4:29a 11:10p 4:56p Mon. 11:42a 5:27a ---5:56p Tue. 12:10a 6:26a 12:41p 6:56p Monterrey 82/69 Chihuahua 85/60 Los Angeles 82/65 Washington 76/63 New York 70/60 Miami 89/78 Atlanta 83/70 Detroit 70/55 Houston 80/72 Kansas City 81/66 Chicago 66/58 Minneapolis 55/45 El Paso 92/67 Denver 73/48 Billings 41/33 San Francisco 72/56 Seattle 68/58 Toronto 58/47 Montreal 58/44 Winnipeg 40/27 Ottawa 55/43 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 WWeather (W): s -sunny, pc -partly cloudy, c -cloudy, sh -showers, t -thunderstorms, r -rain, sf -snow flurries, sn -snow, i -ice. THE NATION Cold Warm Stationary Showers T-storms Rain Flurries Snow IceShown are noon positions of weather systems and precipitation. Temperature bands are highs for the day. Fronts Precipitation -10s-0s0s10s20s30s40s50s60s70s80s90s100s110sU.S. ExtremesPublication date: 09/30/18 Today Mon. Today Mon. Today Mon. Today Mon.Albuquerque 85 61 s 81 62 c Anchorage 58 46 s 57 43 s Atlanta 83 70 t 83 68 t Baltimore 74 60 pc 80 61 s Billings 41 33 sh 66 45 pc Birmingham 87 71 t 85 68 t Boise 70 49 pc 76 56 c Boston 69 56 s 64 58 pc Buffalo 62 52 c 63 57 r Burlington, VT 62 49 pc 60 53 sh Charleston, WV 82 62 s 83 65 pc Charlotte 81 62 pc 82 65 pc Chicago 66 58 sh 79 61 c Cincinnati 77 59 s 81 66 pc Cleveland 74 59 c 80 65 c Columbia, SC 84 66 t 85 66 pc Columbus, OH 77 60 pc 81 68 pc Concord, NH 66 48 s 61 51 sh Dallas 83 69 pc 85 69 t Denver 73 48 pc 79 56 pc Des Moines 58 52 sh 68 51 r Detroit 70 55 sh 74 65 pc Duluth 52 39 c 47 40 r Fairbanks 55 31 s 61 31 s Fargo 48 35 c 54 41 r Hartford 68 52 s 69 57 pc Helena 44 33 sn 65 46 pc Honolulu 88 76 pc 88 75 pc Houston 80 72 t 86 72 t Indianapolis 79 60 pc 82 67 s Jackson, MS 86 68 t 89 67 t Kansas City 81 66 pc 82 64 c Knoxville 83 63 t 82 65 sh Las Vegas 94 73 s 88 71 sh Los Angeles 82 65 pc 84 68 pc Louisville 80 65 s 81 70 pc Memphis 83 69 pc 86 72 t Milwaukee 60 54 sh 68 55 r Minneapolis 55 45 sh 54 43 r Montgomery 89 71 t 88 70 t Nashville 85 66 pc 82 67 t New Orleans 87 77 t 89 75 t New York City 70 60 s 74 65 pc Norfolk, VA 78 65 pc 81 67 s Oklahoma City 81 67 pc 82 67 pc Omaha 56 52 sh 70 50 c Philadelphia 73 60 s 78 64 s Phoenix 95 76 pc 86 73 r Pittsburgh 73 60 pc 79 66 pc Portland, ME 64 50 s 59 51 c Portland, OR 73 58 pc 71 55 pc Providence 69 53 s 69 60 pc Raleigh 80 60 pc 82 63 s Salt Lake City 80 53 pc 80 61 pc St. Louis 85 65 s 88 71 pc San Antonio 83 69 t 84 73 t San Diego 77 69 pc 81 70 c San Francisco 72 56 c 70 58 pc Seattle 68 58 sh 68 56 r Washington, DC 76 63 pc 82 63 s Amsterdam 61 47 pc 56 48 c Baghdad 102 73 s 104 74 s Beijing 68 56 pc 76 50 s Berlin 64 39 pc 60 41 c Buenos Aires 69 49 r 59 39 pc Cairo 94 78 pc 94 76 pc Calgary 34 27 sn 38 24 sf Cancun 87 76 t 87 77 t Dublin 54 39 pc 56 50 pc Edmonton 39 24 pc 40 26 c Halifax 62 52 pc 63 46 c Kiev 55 36 s 58 42 pc London 60 43 pc 57 45 pc Madrid 86 55 s 79 45 s Mexico City 73 54 t 74 52 t Montreal 58 44 pc 59 48 c Ottawa 55 43 c 58 45 c Paris 65 47 pc 60 41 pc Regina 38 26 c 45 32 c Rio de Janeiro 84 73 pc 86 75 c Rome 76 60 s 74 59 sh St. Johns 52 40 pc 53 40 pc San Juan 88 77 sh 87 75 sh Sydney 65 52 s 69 54 s Tokyo 78 75 r 83 66 s Toronto 58 47 c 58 54 r Vancouver 58 53 r 61 52 r Winnipeg 40 27 pc 45 39 cHigh ..................... 95 at Thermal, CALow ..................... 21 at Fosston, MN(For the 48 contiguous states yesterday)85A cold outbreak sent temperatures into the teens as far south as western Kansas on Sept. 30, 1985. Q: What weather system has a wall, an eye and bands?A: A hurricane Port Charlotte Tampa Bradenton Englewood Fort Myers Myakka City Punta Gorda Lehigh Acres Hull Arcadia Bartow Winter Haven Plant City Brandon St. Petersburg Wauchula Sebring Lake Wales Frostproof La Belle Felda Lake Placid Brighton Venus Longboat Key Placida Osprey Limestone Apollo Beach Venice Ft. Meade Sarasota Clearwater Boca Grande Cape Coral Sanibel Bonita Springs Shown is todays weather. Temperatures are todays highs and tonights lows. North Port 92/74 90/73 91/75 91/75 91/74 90/73 89/73 88/72 89/73 93/77 91/75 91/77 92/75 92/73 92/73 93/74 92/74 92/74 92/74 90/74 91/75 91/72 92/72 92/74 91/74 91/76 91/75 91/74 92/73 92/74 91/75 90/74 91/73 91/77 91/77 92/75 92/75 92/74Forecasts and graphics provided by AccuWeather, Inc. 2018 By TIM REYNOLDSAP BASKETBALL WRITERBOCA RATON, Fla. „ Dwyane Wades “rst touch of the game was a lob to set up a dunk. His “rst shot was a corner 3-pointer. And his “rst trip into the lane resulted in getting his shot swatted away. All three of those plays left him smiling. Wades 16th and “nal season „ his last dance,Ž as he calls it „ got off to an unof“cial start Saturday, when the Miami Heat broke training camp at Florida Atlantic University with their annual scrimmage.It was cool,Ž Wade said. Weve been working hard in practice, obviously. But to be out here today in front of some fans, getting to play in a different energy, you could see it in everybody. Guys were moving quicker. Guys were into it.Ž Wade got the big cheer at the start, and his fellow 16-year veteran got the biggest cheer at the end: The “nal play of the scrimmage was Udonis Haslem hitting a game-winning jumper, one that gave his team a 15-13 win in the “nal 10-minute period. Its always fun, man,Ž Haslem said after the “nal shot, a play drawn up by Justise Winslow in a timeout with about 3 seconds remaining. Its always enjoyable to win a game. I still take it seriously. I still play the game at a certain level and compete, so when you have an opportunity you want to make good.Ž The Red, White and Pink GameŽ is an annual Heat tribute to breast cancer survivors, two of whom were honored at Saturdays game. Jeanine Werner is a “fth-grade teacher and a two-year survivor, and Michelle Rohloff is a former teacher and a three-year survivor „ both having beaten triple negative breast cancer. Its very close to us,Ž Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said. We want all the survivors to know were right there with them on this “ght and were going to continue to do more each year.ŽBy BARRY WHELANDPA (TNS)SAINT-QUENTINEN-YVELINES, France „ Europe heads into the “nal day of the Ryder Cup with a commanding 10-6 lead over the United States after taking six of the eight points on Saturday. The European team built on the momentum of Fridays foursome sweep of the U.S. by winning three of Saturdays fourball matches and splitting the afternoon foursomes, 2-2. Ahead of Sundays 12 singles matches, captain Thomas Bjorns side is now four-and-a-half points away from wresting the title from the Americans, who have not won on European soil since 1993. No team has managed to make up more than a four-point de“cit on the “nal day of singles matches. Europe came back from 10-6 down to win at Medinah in 2012, and the U.S. achieved the same feat after trailing 10-6 in 1999 at Brookline, Mass. Its been a good day,Ž Bjorn said before warning against any complacency. Weve got to take all that in, and you look at Brookline, Medinah, plenty of examples of these scorelines not meaning a lot until you get to singles,Ž he said. Just keep going. Keep going hard, keep going with what weve got, and you know, Ive seen too many times what the singles does. Its a completely different game tomorrow and that makes a lot of refocusing and getting back into that team room and recover. We used a lot of energy these days. We go again tomorrow. Try and focus on whats ahead.Ž Home team players were on scintillating morning form, and Europe equaled the record „ set by the United States in 1981 „ for the most number of points taken by any team in two consecutive Ryder Cup sessions. 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